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Esteri Discovery Communications headquarters to leave Maryland
Author: 0 Discovery Communications headquarters to leave Maryland

Reports say Discovery Communications employs 1,300 people full-time in Maryland. "We have therefore made the hard decision to reduce our footprint in Maryland over time, with the ultimate closure and sale of our One Discovery Place headquarters building in Silver Spring expected in 2019", Zaslav said in the memo.

Esteri State Department approves SM-3 IIA sale to Japan
Author: 0 State Department approves SM-3 IIA sale to Japan

The State Department says Congress was notified Tuesday of the proposed sale of four missiles for the SM-3 Block IIA interceptor. Japan formally decided in December it would expand its ballistic missile defense system with USA -made ground-based Aegis radar stations and interceptors.

Esteri Syria regime reclaims key town for securing route to Aleppo
Author: 0 Syria regime reclaims key town for securing route to Aleppo

Israel has carried out more than 100 air strikes against Syrian Army and Hezbollah arms depots and military facilities in the past six years. Israel carries out several attacks on Syrian military positions: Israel carried out several attacks on Syrian military positions before daybreak on Tuesday, the Syrian army said in a statement.

Esteri Playing of national anthem in cinema halls made optional
Author: 0 Playing of national anthem in cinema halls made optional

January 10: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court of making the national anthem optional inside the cinema halls. He said, " If you are going to watch Sunny Leone's film then how can the national anthem be played in the auditorium and there may be any other adult movie also ".

Esteri Another JNU student Mukul Jain goes missing, police begin Probe
Author: 0 Another JNU student Mukul Jain goes missing, police begin Probe

Nafees, who is known as Ammi amongst all the students at JNU, has now become the face of the "Justice for Najeeb" protests. He was dealing with some "personal issues" and there was no certainty about what could have gone wrong. Preliminary investigation revealed that Jain, a resident of Ghaziabad, was dating a fellow student from college. According to reports, Jain left his Ghaziabad residence on early Monday morning and reached the JNU campus.

Esteri Pakistan Reporter Taha Siddiqui Flees Armed Abductors
Author: 0 Pakistan Reporter Taha Siddiqui Flees Armed Abductors

Unknown men on Wednesday tried to kidnap journalist Taha Siddiqui, known for his critical views on the powerful Pakistan military, when he was on his way to the Islamabad airport to board a flight to London. The vehicle kept on driving as the abductors signalled them to move on, he alleged. "We will continue to report, expose and comment on events in that country", Chaudhury said in a statement in New Delhi .

Esteri Confirmed! CBFC refutes ordering 300 cuts on Deepika Padukone's Padmavat
Author: 0 Confirmed! CBFC refutes ordering 300 cuts on Deepika Padukone's Padmavat

Addressing reporters, National Convenor of the Karni Sena, Lokendra Singh Kalvi said they will financially harm the producer of the film Sanjay Leela Bhansali and said their demand now was a ban on the film. According to the buzz, the Padmavat release announcement has also impacted the release date of movies like Aiyaary and Pari . "Once it is released, the facts will come to the fore", he added.

Esteri What everyone is missing in Zuma's state capture announcement
Author: 0 What everyone is missing in Zuma's state capture announcement

He added: "It is of such serious public concern that any further delay will make the public doubt government's determination to dismantle all forms of corruption, and entrench the public perception that the state has been captured by private interests for nefarious and self-enrichment purposes".

Esteri Myanmar prosecutor seeks Official Secrets Act charges against two Reuters journalists
Author: 0 Myanmar prosecutor seeks Official Secrets Act charges against two Reuters journalists

Authorities have blocked most media access to the north of Rakhine State, where Rohingya militant attacks on the security forces on August 25 sparked the military crackdown. Reuters said they were "extremely disappointed" that the authorities were seeking to prosecute. Government officials from nations such as the United States, Britain and Canada, as well as top U.N.

Esteri 100 migrants are missing in shipwreck off Libya - Navy
Author: 0 100 migrants are missing in shipwreck off Libya - Navy

A coastguard statement later said that "at least 90-100" migrants were missing. "The bottom of the vessel was completely destroyed and the survivors remained holding onto the inflatable part of the vessel until the patrol boat Sabrata arrived", it said.

Esteri These Are The Athletes North Korea Is Sending To The Winter Olympics
Author: 0 These Are The Athletes North Korea Is Sending To The Winter Olympics

Both Moon and Kim were able to listen to the discussions in real time, and each had a hotline at their disposal, direct to the Peace House. Representatives from the two Koreas sat down at Panmunjom at 10 a.m. "Let's present the people with a precious new year's gift ", said the North's Ri. "I think prudence dictates that we be very cautious about these talks", said Evans Revere, a former United States diplomat in South Korea.

Esteri South Africa vs India, Cape Town Test: Rain ruins third day's play
Author: 0 South Africa vs India, Cape Town Test: Rain ruins third day's play

Eighteen wickets fell during the day, while 200 runs were scored on a pitch that had plenty of life after being under covers for all of the third day, which was rained off. Rohit Sharma, Pujara and Rahane all went cheaply and India could have been bundled out for a very paltry score, only not to be because of a flamboyant Hardik Pandya .

Esteri 32 missing, oil tanker on fire after collision off China
Author: 0 32 missing, oil tanker on fire after collision off China

Ships and aircraft from South Korea and the US are aiding in rescue efforts, which have been hampered by fierce fires and poisonous gases that have engulfed the tanker and surrounding waters. That is equivalent to just under one million barrels, worth about US$60 million (S$80 million), based on global crude oil prices. According to Reuters ship tracking data, the Sanchi tanker was built in 2008 and was managed by the NITC.

Esteri Barry Bennell, ex-football coach, pleads guilty to six child sex offences
Author: 0 Barry Bennell, ex-football coach, pleads guilty to six child sex offences

Numerous alleged offences took place at the home addresses of Bennell, who met some of the complainants while working as a scout for Manchester City, the court heard. Mr Bennell denied sexual contact with the boy when questioned by police. That complainant had described the last time he was abused - after he met Mr Bennell to discuss signing forms for Manchester City - as the "worst day of his life".

Esteri Netanyahu Tiptoes Around US Threat to Cut Off Palestinian Aid
Author: 0 Netanyahu Tiptoes Around US Threat to Cut Off Palestinian Aid

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) said on Monday that its mandate comes only from the UN General Assembly, which created it in1950 following the Palestinians' dispersion from their homeland with Israel's creation by a UN resolution in 1947, WAFA reported.

Esteri See Images of Devastating Rain, Flooding, and Mud in Southern California
Author: 0 See Images of Devastating Rain, Flooding, and Mud in Southern California

The storms, which continued into Tuesday, brought heavy rainfall to areas that burned in the December wildfires, causing debris flows and flooding. Authorities said the bodies were discovered in mud and debris during rescue operations in Montecito, which is a wealthy enclave of about 9,000 people northwest of Los Angeles that is home to such celebrities as Oprah Winfrey, Rob Lowe and Ellen DeGeneres, said Santa Barbara County spokesman David Villalobos.

Esteri Search for MH370 officially resumes today
Author: 0 Search for MH370 officially resumes today

The vessel will have 65 crew, including two government representatives drawn from the Malaysian navy. Malaysia will pay U.S. company Ocean Infinity up to $70 million if it can find the wreckage or black boxes of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 within three months.

Esteri Trump says he could beat Oprah in 2020, doesn't think she'll run
Author: 0 Trump says he could beat Oprah in 2020, doesn't think she'll run

I don't think she's going to run. Winfrey has previously dismissed the idea of running for office. The anonymous webmaster said that the 2016 presidential race made him think that many other celebrities would soon be trying their hand at politics - perhaps as successfully as Trump.

Esteri Snow strands thousands of tourists in Switzerland
Author: 0 Snow strands thousands of tourists in Switzerland

A police official in Zermatt , who was not authorized to give his name, said an estimated 300 to 400 people flew out the day before, when some 13,000 tourists were unable to leave by road or rail. "Only the ski areas are closed". On Tuesday, Zermatt authorities began airlifting guests out of the stricken Swiss Alpine resort. "The atmosphere in the village is relaxed and comfortable".

Esteri USA and Britain failed to cause Iran unrest
Author: 0 USA and Britain failed to cause Iran unrest

On Monday, a separate judiciary official announced that a detainee had committed suicide in Tehran's Evin prison. At least 20 people, including civilians and policemen, were killed and dozens of others were injured during violent clashes between the protesters and security forces, according to unofficial reports.

Esteri Iran Outlaws English Lessons in Primary Schools
Author: 0 Iran Outlaws English Lessons in Primary Schools

Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei has reportedly said that early learning of the English language paves the way for the West's "cultural invasion" of Iran. But he had little power to stop the ban. Many middle class families already take their kids to independent language institutions after school hours because the methods used to teach English at normal schools aren't very successful.

Esteri Australia has a near-record warm year
Author: 0 Australia has a near-record warm year

Australia has experienced the first back-to-back coral bleaching event in the Great Barrier Reef after sweating through the third-warmest year on record. "Of the capital cities Perth saw daytime temperatures close to average, but it was warmer than average in all the other centres". Five states-Arizona, Georgia, New Mexico, North Carolina and South Carolina-had their warmest years on record, according to NOAA.