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Turkish military copter crashes in Syria, 2 killed

Turkish military copter crashes in Syria, 2 killed

The HDP, parliament's second-largest opposition party, is the only major political party to oppose the campaign - dubbed "Operation Olive Branch" - against the Kurdish YPG militia in Afrin. It called on worldwide aid organizations to help. The downing of the helicopter and Erdogan's strong words afterward suggest no quick or easy end to the operation, which has complicated U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran marks anniversary of Islamic Revolution after protests

Iran marks anniversary of Islamic Revolution after protests

Iran is the biggest supporter of Palestine and Palestinians, al-Sumaidaie told IRNA. Unlike some regional countries that are buying of weapons from world powers, Iran's existence and security is not tied to purchasing arms, he said . "After the overthrow of the Shah, there was the shift with regards to the new regime in terms of cutting off petroleum supplies to apartheid South Africa", which "paved the way for the ultimate demise of the apartheid regime", he said in comments to IRNA. Consulte Mais Informação

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Syrian, Russian Airstrikes Killed 230 Civilians in Past Week

Syrian, Russian Airstrikes Killed 230 Civilians in Past Week

Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) neutralized at least 39 PYD/PKK and Daesh terrorists during the ongoing operation in Syria's Afrin that also left nine Turkish soldiers martyred Saturday, according to Turkish military. "We will have losses, but they [perpetrators] will suffer the consequences", Mr Erdoğan said, according to YeniSafak. "One of the two Atak helicopters of ours operating on Afrin region unfortunately collapsed". Consulte Mais Informação

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Tushar Mehta is special public prosecutor for 2G scam cases

Tushar Mehta is special public prosecutor for 2G scam cases

An order issued on February 8 by the Department of Personnel and Training in the official gazette, said , "The central government hereby appoints Tushar Mehta , Advocate, as Special Public Prosecutor for conducting prosecution, appeals/revisions or other proceedings arising out of the cases related to 2G Spectrum investigated by the Delhi Special Police Establishment (CBI) in the Court of Special Judge ( 2G Spectrum cases ), Central Bureau of Investigation, New Delhi , and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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2 killed when Turkish helicopter crashes in Syria

2 killed when Turkish helicopter crashes in Syria

In another statement, the Turkish military said a total of nine soldiers were killed and 11 wounded on Saturday in clashes with mainly Kurdish forces near Afrin. However, Anadolu Agency earlier reported that the helicopter crashed in the southern Turkish province of Hatay. Hurriyet said Turkey had halted air strikes as Russia worked on its air defence system after Syrian rebels shot down a Russian warplane in Idlib province on February 3. Consulte Mais Informação

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Major fire at scrap market in Mumbai, none injured

Major fire at scrap market in Mumbai, none injured

The flames engulfed the packing material, stock of oil and chemicals, scrap material kept in the area, he added. But there had been no casualties during these incidents too, and the fire had been controlled by the firefighters. M-East Ward Assistant Commissioner Municipal has ordered the concerned officials to demolish the illegally built structure and lodge FIR against those responsible for the mishap. Consulte Mais Informação

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Syria: US forces conducts air strikes against pro-government forces

Syria: US forces conducts air strikes against pro-government forces

The U.S. military said it killed more than 100 Syrian government soldiers on Thursday after an "unprovoked attack" against the U.S. -led coalition occupying Syria . U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations and Armed Services Committees, criticized the U.S. strikes. Recent developments indicate that the USA might be effectively shifting towards partitioning Syria altogether, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned earlier on Wednesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cloudy today with snow showers north, big warm-up for the weekend

Cloudy today with snow showers north, big warm-up for the weekend

Most of the rain seems to be lining up in a Southwest to Northeast fashion along the I-69 corridor with the highest accumulations along that area. It will be warm in the upper 50s and low 60s all day. See the details in the Seven Day Forecast. It will be heaviest over the SE 1/2 of the area. Not a pretty day but we should see some sun on Monday before we settle into a rainy pattern for the rest of next week. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eichel leaves game in the first period

Eichel leaves game in the first period

He appeared to be favoring his right knee as he left the ice. He skated to the Sabres' locker room under his own power and was ruled out for the remainder of the game. 2 overall pick in the 2015 draft, leads the Sabres with 22 goals and 53 points. The Sabres center missed part of last season after an injury to his left ankle. Consulte Mais Informação

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ONGC-led group to secure stake in UAE's ADNOC offshore oil concession

ONGC-led group to secure stake in UAE's ADNOC offshore oil concession

OVL, along with Indian Oil Corp. and Bharat PetroResources, were awarded a 10% stake in the new Lower Zakum concession, after agreeing to pay Dirham 2.2 billion ($599 million). Indian energy consumption is expected to more than double by 2040, accounting for 25% of the rise in global energy in the same period, and the largest absolute growth in oil consumption. Consulte Mais Informação

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Winter Olympics: 'Queen' Kim Yuna thrilled with final torchbearer role

Winter Olympics: 'Queen' Kim Yuna thrilled with final torchbearer role

Though it has no real medal contenders and sent only 22 athletes, North Korea has turned out to be a major political player in Pyeongchang . "I skated on ice for more than 10 years but it was first time I skated so high up". The unified North and South Korea team's historic debut against Switzerland, who won bronze in 2014 at Sochi, came just 24 hours after the opening ceremony was marked by signs of unity between the two nations. Consulte Mais Informação

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78000 laptops recalled due to fire hazard

78000 laptops recalled due to fire hazard

If you own the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Black, then you should start worrying, because the company has recalled several units of the device. Read our full guide to understanding your rights with product recalls . If your laptop is one of the models affected, Lenovo will set up a fix date with you and resolve the issue free of charge. Nevertheless, if you own an affected model, Lenovo says you should stop using it immediately while you initiate a free inspection and fix. Consulte Mais Informação

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Clinton Team Was 'Feeding' Allegations to Trump's Dossier Author - Released Memo

Clinton Team Was 'Feeding' Allegations to Trump's Dossier Author - Released Memo

That memo, Grassley suggested, included a report of information that came from a "a friend of the Clintons" that was passed to Steele via a State Department source. Trump. "What struck me was how some of the material echoed Steele's but appeared to involve different sources", Mr. Winer wrote . "Given that I had not worked with Shearer and knew that he was not a professional intelligence officer, I did not mention or share his notes with anyone at the State Department". Consulte Mais Informação

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