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Navy Orders Integ High Energy Laser Weapon Systems

Navy Orders Integ High Energy Laser Weapon Systems

The weapon is the only system capable of launching anti-air, anti-submarine, surface-to-surface and strike-length missiles. The system is being integrated into US destroyers and cruisers. Lockheed Martin has been awarded the contract by BAE Systems to build the MK 41 vertical launching system (VLS) for the Type 26. According to rt.com, the system will also have tracking cameras and sensors to detect hostile aircraft, potentially nullifying radar stealth technology employed on ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Sri Lanka violence: State of emergency declared over attacks

Sri Lanka violence: State of emergency declared over attacks

The decision comes, after a curfew was reimposed on Monday in two police divisions of Kandy district till Wednesday morning following the tense situation. Military spokesman Sumith Atapattu said 200 military personnel has been sent to the unrest area at police request. The region of Kandy saw similar violence in late February, and in 2014 violence between Buddhists and Muslims, instigated by a Buddhist extremist group, resulted in four deaths. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump falls 222 places in Forbes billionaires rich list

Donald Trump falls 222 places in Forbes billionaires rich list

Meanwhile, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos secured the list's top spot for the first time, becoming the only person to appear in the Forbes rankings with a 12-figure fortune. The US has the most billionaires (585), followed by mainland China (373). While there are only 10 women in the top 100 billionaires, that number seems positively robust in comparison to black representation on the list, which has only one entry in the top 100-Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote, who comes in at #100. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kellyanne Conway Nailed for Violating the Hatch Act-Twice

Kellyanne Conway Nailed for Violating the Hatch Act-Twice

The agency said Conway "impermissibly mixed official government business with political views about candidates in the Alabama special election". It remains to be seen what discipline, if any, Trump will levy on Conway. He will be a vote against tax cuts. In a letter to President Donald Trump , Kerner said he is referring her violations for the President's "consideration of appropriate disciplinary action". Consulte Mais Informação

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Injured Mario Mandzukic left out of Juventus squad to face Tottenham

Injured Mario Mandzukic left out of Juventus squad to face Tottenham

But he is back to face Spurs in London. And next up is Italian giants Juventus , twice Champions League winners and runners-up twice in the past three seasons. Read on to discover the 11 players Pochettino will trust to start the biggest match of his career. However, this is a Juve team that has proven time and time again that it can negotiate these tricky ties. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israeli occupation forces detain 12 Palestinians

Israeli occupation forces detain 12 Palestinians

The Bethlehem office the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) said the soldiers invaded the al-Khader town, south of the city, and abducted Akram Mohammad Mousa. The PPS said the soldiers interrogated Palestinians, while inspecting their ID cards and searching their homes. The Israeli army frequently carries out sweeping arrest campaigns across the occupied West Bank under the pretext of searching for "wanted" Palestinians. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump tariff threat sparks fears of tit-for-tat trade war

Trump tariff threat sparks fears of tit-for-tat trade war

Trump tweeted: "We are on the losing side of nearly all trade deals". NAFTA , which is under renegotiation right now, has been a bad deal for United States of America. The tariffs would also hit other us allies - Britain, Germany, South Korea, Turkey and Japan. That possibility would give our NAFTA negotiators a major bargaining chip to press for key demands, given that Canada and Mexico are sizeable steel exporters and, as NAFTA partners, could argue to be excluded. Consulte Mais Informação

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Robber Shoots Man, Rapes His Girlfriend

Robber Shoots Man, Rapes His Girlfriend

The man identified as Ganesh Dinkar, worked as a chef at a Chinese stall, went for a long drive along with his girlfriend. While heading towards their destination, Dinkar stopped his bike near a hillock to answer the call of nature. "The accused got angry when the man refused to give in to his demands and fired at him three to four times. After the victim resisted the men shot and allegedly raped his friend by dragging her to a solitary place", Police Officer Titvala, Yogesh Gaurav told. Consulte Mais Informação

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