Science


Erdoğan says demand to shutdown Turkey's military base in Qatar unacceptable

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain cut ties to Qatar this month over allegations the Persian Gulf country funds terrorism an accusation that President Donald Trump has echoed. In fact, after the failed coup past year, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Emir of Qatar , was one of the first leaders to call Ergodan. The Al-Jazeera network it hosts has provided exposure for groups ranging from the Muslim Brotherhood to al-Qaada, and is seen by its critics as a mouthpiece ...


Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud

Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud

In a document reviewed by The Associated Press on Wednesday, Di Maria's lawyer accepted the two counts, which relate to fraud committed in 2012 and 2013. Spanish newspaper El Confidencial revealed the 32-year-old had been invoicing the majority of his advertising revenues through an Irish company. Di Maria's deal is similar to the one struck by Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano, who was convicted of tax fraud last year and given a suspended one-year sentence.


ICC introduces major changes in DRS, run out rules

ICC introduces major changes in DRS, run out rules

However, this also led to another decision that reviews should not be topped-up after 80 overs in Test matches. The decisions include the use of DRS in all T20 Internationals. Sending offs, as in football (red cards), was recommended only in cases of physical violence, that include threatening an umpire, physical assault of umpire, player or spectator or any other case of physical violence.


C38 successfully launches 31 satellites in a single flight

C38 successfully launches 31 satellites in a single flight

The world's most expensive Earth-imaging satellite that may be jointly developed by ISRO and NASA awaits a decision that hinges on this meeting between the PM and USA president, PTI reported. The highly reliable launch vehicle has registered 39th consecutive success in its 40th mission. He said a communication satellite would be launched on June 28 "which will add significant number of transponders to our capacity".


Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) EPS Estimated At $1.32

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) EPS Estimated At $1.32

The average 1-year price target for 3M Company (MMM) reveals an average price target of $200.77 per share. Looking forward, the company is expected to report earnings of $1.36 per share for the current quarter. The company has a market capitalization of $82.55 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.63 and a beta of 1.20. (NASDAQ:WBA) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday.


Rory Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes on Tuesday

Rory Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes on Tuesday

Instead of passing to five-eighths Beauden Barrett or Aaron Cruden , Smith often played short balls to carriers around the ruck - from Sonny Bill Williams to rampaging lock Brodie Retallick - to exhaust the tourists. "I think we caught them completely by surprise by playing off nine as opposed to 10". "We are under no illusions as to the challenge The British & Irish Lions will present and we want to put our best foot forward for what promises to be a memorable occasion".