The proposed Space Corps would have functioned like the Marine Corps does within the US Navy; it would have been responsible for overseeing all of the Air Force's operations in space. Initially, Trump explained, he'd proposed the idea as a joke. The goal was for the USA to stay ahead of rivals like Russian Federation and China, which are advancing in space-related military operations.
The Council could not decide on a simplified GST return form and hence entrusted the ministerial panel under Sushil Modi to chalk out a single page form which is simpler and evasion proof. E-way Bill will be implemented from April 1 for inter-state movement of goods, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today. Both e-way bill and RCM are anti-evasion measures under GST but traders have been protesting against these since inception.
In his statements he asked the Hamas movement, which is still in control in the Gaza Strip , to comply with the national reconciliation agreements reached in 2017 in Cairo, which stipulate that the Government in the Gaza Strip must pass completely to the National Palestinian Authority.
President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed has sent a cable of condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia , on the death of Prince Bandar bin Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. In response to questions by the New York Times about the claims of abuse, an official at the Saudi Embassy in Washington , DC, told the newspaper: "All allegations of abuse and torture of those investigated during the anti-corruption proceedings are absolutely ...
Once the display is over, the shoes will be donated to homeless shelters across the US. Members of AVAAZ spent the morning placing them as a symbol of the number of lives lost since the shooting at Sandy Hook elementary in Newtown, Ct. Although there was no link to any figures or date, Avaaz said the study found that guns kill an average of "1,300 American kids a year". Students will also take to the streets of Washington , D.C., during the March For Our Lives on March 24 which is being ...
Using a proprietary printer, ICON can print an entire home for about A$12,000 ($12,864) and says it plans to bring costs down to about A$5,500 per house. "With 3D printing, you not only have a continuous thermal envelope, high thermal mass, and near zero-waste, but you also have speed, a much broader design palette, next-level resiliency, and the possibility of a quantum leap in affordability".
The White House on Monday blocked a hostile takeover of U.S. chip-maker Qualcomm by its rival Broadcom , citing " credible evidence " that the deal would "impair the national security of the United States". if it won the day, said it "strongly disagreed" with the reasoning behind the decision. Broadcom shares were up 2 percent in trading before the bell on Tuesday.
As part of the agreement, Cohen reportedly paid Daniels $130,000 in October 2016 to ensure that she would not share details of an alleged affair with Trump. He contended Daniels always meant to remain silent, until Trump's lawyer, Michael Cohen, began giving interviews and bringing the matter to public light.
Mattis comments came during a trip to Afghanistan that is expected to precede a sharp increase in fighting after U.S. President Donald Trump approved a more aggressive strategy against the insurgents past year that included more U.S. The Taliban stance is that talks for a conflict-ending compromise must take place with Washington, not Kabul. For the first time, reporters were asked to withhold publishing their stories until arrival at the US coalition headquarters in Kabul-a security ...
NY officials said the charter helicopter was hired for a photo shoot. At least two of the passengers were dead by the time rescue divers arrived, police and fire department officials said. A passenger on board a sister flight operated by FlyNyon Sunday night said the company showed a safety video but didn't physically demonstrate how to escape the harnesses.
The state attorney in Broward County , Florida filed a formal notice on Tuesday. Mr. Cruz is charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder for the attack on February 14, when authorities say the former student opened fire with an AR-15-style semiautomatic rifle.
In the meantime, Glushkov was charged with money laundering and fraud, ending up behind bars for five years in Russian Federation. Britain granted Glushkov political asylum, reportedly in 2010, after he had been sentenced in Russian Federation for allegedly embezzling millions from Aeroflot.
Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts is a graduate of the school involved in today's deadly Alabama bus crash , the same school where his father serves as head football coach. Authorities said the bus entered the median and then plunged into the ravine at about 5.30am but it wasn't immediately clear why. It arrived at the high school there Tuesday afternoon with a police escort.
She said the US was home to hard-working, law-abiding immigrants from around the world, including Latin America, India and China, and that Trump's campaign of "Make America Great Again" was backward. During the presidential campaign, cameras caught Clinton leaving the 9/11 memorial in Manhattan and collapsing into the arms of Secret Service agents as she got into a waiting van.
The ex-Secretary of State had also warned Nigeria and the rest of Africa against accessing financial help from China. US President Donald Trump has sacked US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , replacing him with Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo .
Local television station 1TV reported that at least 10 police officers, including the chief of police, were killed in the Taliban attack. "The overall situation in Afghanistan probably will deteriorate modestly this year in the face of persistent political instability, sustained attacks by the Taleban-led insurgency, unsteady Afghan National Security Forces performance, and chronic financial shortfalls", Mr Dan Coats, director of National Intelligence, told the US Senate last week.
Odinga's convoy pulled up at the Stoni Athi resort and he was accompanied by Siaya Senator James Orengo. "He felt that talking directly to the President was the most practical thing to do, given the circumstances", said a source, who described the meeting as initially "tense" and devoid of the pleasantries that have characterised previous Nasa get-togethers.
According to the source, an aircraft on average operates seven to eight trips a day and considering that 11 aircraft have been grounded, the number of cancelled flights could easily touch around 80-90 besides the cascading delays. "The schedule and network are being reworked to accommodate the flights, which are to be operated by these planes", an airline official said. Of the 11 newly grounded Indian aircraft, as many as five may be able to recommence flying by swapping engines between ...
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks about the US relationship with Africa and his upcoming trip to the continent at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, on March 6, 2018. Following their talks, Buhari's office issued a statement saying the president discussed plans to negotiate for the release of 110 girls abducted from a school in the northeastern town of Dapchi last month rather than use a military option.
Witnesses told the website that they recognized Dix - who is married with three children - from recent news of a $1.75 million settlement reached with a former communication staffer for the Iowa Senate Republicans who claimed she was sacked in 2013 over her sexual harassment claims.
Qamar Javed Bajwa and discussed cooperation between the parliaments of the two countries as well as the defense cooperation. Zarif arrived in Islamabad Sunday night at the head of a 30-member high-ranking politico-economic delegation for a three-day visit.
Real Madrid have not signed a player of "Galactico" proportions since the acquisition of Welsh global Gareth Bale in the summer of 2013 with only the arrival of James Rodriguez after the 2014 Brazil World Cup for 75 million euro coming close.
Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has strongly condemned the incident of throwing shoe at Nawaz Sharif and termed it ugly trend threatening the respect and security of the political leaders in Pakistan. The incident comes days after another PML-N leader, Ahsan Iqbal, had a shoe thrown at him, making it the third incident of similar nature against the ruling party's top leadership in recent days.
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That's when it released the jobs data from February and reported the legal sector lost 200 jobs that month - this on top of 1,200 jobs that were lost in the industry in January. Pinellas, Walton and Lafayette counties also were at 3.7 percent. Comparatively, the national unemployment rate declined to 4.1 percent from 4.8 percent.
The letter came in response to an interview Putin gave to NBC news , in which he vowed never to allow Russian citizens to be extradited, but suggested it's possible those responsible for election interference weren't ethnic Russians but Ukrainians, Tatars or Jews with Russian citizenship.
Navarro champions. "He is a rare talent, and I thank him for his dedicated service to the American people". "There's no question. You know what?" The Hill gave Gutierrez an opportunity to walk back the statement- but he doubled down instead.
We support that initiative. Publicly, Republican senators had dismissed Trump's embrace of Democratic-friendly gun measures as the negotiating tactic of a businessman who wanted to hear from all sides before coming to a decision. The NRA has sued the state of Florida over a law that requires gun buyers to be at least 21 years old. Sessions submitted to the Office of Management and Budget a proposed regulation on bump stocks.
The president will arrive in San Diego Tuesday morning, marking the first time he has visited the Golden State since taking office. Immigrant activists, church leaders and local elected officials are calling for demonstrations to show President Donald Trump that border communities oppose his plans to build a towering wall on the California-Mexico line.
Mike Conaway , Texas Republican and one of the probe's leaders, said late Monday on Capitol Hill. "We found no evidence of any collusion of anything people were actually doing, other than taking a meeting they shouldn't have taken or just inadvertently being in the same building".