The water crisis has forced the implementation of the provincial government's "Avoiding Day Zero" project, which includes a number of interventions that will be actioned nearly immediately. "In the last year‚ at least R27 million has already been re-prioritised for interventions in areas which were declared local disasters". She said the drought was the worst since 1904.
Green, a former BT TV director who is also launching 25 channels on Amazon's German service this week, said the focus at this stage was more on subscriber channels than free partners. "We're offering linear TV channels where it makes sense". This partnership underlines our strategic ambition to reach people across every screen. Paolo Pescatore, director of multiplay and media and CCS Insight, has described Amazon's move as "highly disruptive", and as one than threatens Sky's dominance in the ...
A post on the singer's Twitter account late Monday read , "broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words". "I wish I could say that I am ok, but I'm not", she wrote. A suicide bomber has killed 22 people, including children, as an explosion tore through fans leaving a pop concert in Manchester . Majid Khan, 22, said: "A huge bomb-like bang went off that hugely panicked everyone and we were all trying to flee the arena".
But there were rumblings that Fields wasn't focusing enough on Ford's core business, as popular products like the Fusion sedan grew dated and Ford lagged behind rivals in bringing long-range electric cars to the market. The stock price sagged, and electric auto maker Tesla Inc. even passed the 114-year-old Ford in market value. Hackett served as CEO of Steelcase for almost two decades, during which time he transformed the company from traditional furniture manufacturer to a leaner, ...
And Raju Sundaram won the prestigious award for best choreography. "I am extremely excited about teaming up with Young Tiger NTR garu & my childhood friend Koratala Siva for my very first film". He likes to confirm his next films much in advance so that the directors will be ready with bound script by the time he wraps up his current projects.
The Hill Line police have arrested Mehmood Pathan, 69, and his sons Irfan, 25, and Tavakal, 20, who run the shop. They walked up to the neighbourhood sweet shop owned by Mehmood and stole a packet of "chaklis", a pretzel-like snack made of rice flour, and fled.
Finally, Auxier Asset Management raised its position in Apple by 0.7% in the third quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 58.76% of the company's stock. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 17,693 shares. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Scotia Capital Inc". The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website .
Xiaomi has announced that it has generated Rs 5 crore worth of sales revenue from the sales of its products via its recently launched Mi Home Store in Bengaluru on 20 May. Amazon India has some offers for those who decide to buy the Redmi 4 from the website. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi 4 with 4,100 mAh battery launched in India at Rs 6,999.
It's unknown what caused the sinkhole, and a West Palm Beach utility crew is investigating, said city spokeswoman Kathleen Walter. "The best sinkhole." while others questioned whether the swamp was finally draining . His most recent trip to his Weekend White House was over Easter in mid-April. Since the election, the cost of membership at Mar-a-Lago has doubled to $200,000 .
The Trump administration had said before the president's trip that he wouldn't recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a pledge he had made during the campaign. The tone of the presser was optimistic, as Netanyahu stated, "it won't be simple, but for the first time in many years and, Mr. President, for the first time in my lifetime, I see a real hope for change".
The report was issued Monday local time and does not state when the missile test took place. The rocket used a cold-launch system, KCNA said. Leader Kim Jong-un, who personally directed the launch, was deeply satisfied with the results, calling it "perfect", according to KCNA .
Although it sounds a little vague, Bhargava's comments are probably the clearest indication that we've gotten about Niantic's plans for Legendary Pokemon. Will It Be Articuno, Zapdos Or Moltres? Their stats were listed but not the capture rates. Could Niantic have done this deliberately, or could they have done it by accident? It is highly likely that the Legendary Pokemon will be introduced in any of these updates .
A leak is now circulating that details the specs of the Sony Xperia XZ1, the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact, and the Sony Xperia X1. Since there is no official confirmation, takes these details with a pinch of salt. As seen with the earlier launched compact smartphones under the Xperia series, the upcoming Xperia XA1 Compact also comes without compromising over the specifications.
Both are bold and highly disputed claims. But the fossil itself is a rare specimen of an ape from around the time of the last common ancestor of chimpanzees and humans. An upper premolar found in the Balkans. Scientists say it is 7.24 million years old. Graecopithecus is a mysterious species because its fossils are so sparse.
Pence was the governor of IN from 2013 until January 2017, shortly before he assumed the vice presidency. Sarah Kate Ellis, president and CEO of GLAAD, applauded the protest. Pence's role in the Trump administration as well as his record as an in congressman and governor, when he opposed admitting Syrian refugees and rights for unauthorized immigrants and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
It is a dual sim device with dual standby support. The 3000mAh battery of the phone is expected to deliver up to 24 hours of talk time. Nubia N1 Lite runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. It comes with Fingerprint sensor on its back side. Overall, if you ask us then we will go with the Redmi 4, as the device looks more sturdy and solid as compared to the Nubia N1 Lite .
Renaissance Inv Llc owns 71,942 shares. Fayez Sarofim reported 42,614 shares stake. Sun Life holds 0% or 282 shares. Winfield Associates accumulated 8,006 shares or 0.16% of the stock. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Wednesday, August 5 to "Sell". Its down 0.07, from 0.89 in 2016Q3. 116 funds opened positions while 609 raised stakes.
The LG X Venture is a rugged phone that's supposed to be affordable. Moreover, the storage is expandable via MicroSD card. The LG X venture runs Android 7.0 and is powered by a 4100mAh non removable battery. The LG X venture is a single SIM (GSM). As the name suggests, it offers a number of features designed for people who want to use the phone in the great outdoors, including a barometer, a compass, and counters to record steps, distance and calories burned.
While the PC version seems to be shaping up quite well, BossKey has made a decision to add a PS4 version to its previously PC-only title. It's been confirmed the title will run at 60 frames per second on both PS4 or PS4 Pro. LawBreakers , the upcoming multiplayer first-person shooter from Cliff Blesinzki studio Boss Key Productions and publisher Nexon, is coming to PlayStation 4 in addition to the previously announced PC version, Nexon announced.
At the Pentagon, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the missile test showed North Korea isn't heeding cautions from the global community. Pyongyang likely will continue testing new missiles and rocket fuels while refraining from more alarming actions - such as a sixth nuclear weapons detonation or a test of an intercontinental ballistic missile - that might trigger a USA military response.
In February, North Korea used a launcher truck to fire a midrange solid-fuel missile that it calls the Pukguksong (Polaris)-2, a land-based version of a submarine-launched missile the country revealed earlier. The council diplomats say the closed discussion was requested by the United States, Japan and South Korea and will take place Tuesday. In Tokyo , Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called the launch a "challenge to the world" that tramples worldwide efforts to resolve the North Korean ...
The report did not name the adviser. But White House spokesman Sean Spicer has called the president's rhetoric part of his deal-making, contending that Comey had created "unnecessary pressure" on Trump's ability to negotiate with Russian Federation on a range of issues.
The draft framework will be presented to the foreign ministers of ASEAN and China at their post-ministerial conference in Manila in August "for their consideration", the Philippines' Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said in a statement issued yesterday.
This has been stated by Chinese President Xi Jinping during his meeting with a South Korean delegation which called on him in Beijing. State Councilor Yang Jiechi met with Park on Monday and said , "China puts emphasis on its ties with South Korea and hopes that the bilateral relations will be improved and developed from a new starting point".
Astronomers had remained sceptical what really caused the star to dim. KIC 8462852 , also known as Tabby's star or Boyajian's star, over the past two years has been blinking erratically, its light dimming and brightening in a way scientists haven't been able to explain.
An Apple spokesperson says that, after an investigation, it found that the cause of the fire was "third party batteries". Apple doesn't now make headphones powered by AAA batteries, so if the headphones in question were indeed made by Beats, they were likely an older pair.
NASA has planned a spacewalk for astronauts on International Space Station ( ISS ) to replace failed data relay box outside space station. According to NASA , the cause of this failure is not known yet. Foale spent more than a year off Earth, nearly 374 days, on his five shuttle missions and one Russian Soyuz flight, conducting solar observations, servicing and upgrading the Hubble Space Telescope and becoming the only astronaut to live on both the Russian Mir and the International Space ...
The juvenile whale, estimated to be about 35-feet-long, was swimming in circles in the shallow harbor Saturday afternoon, just feet away from onlookers on the docks. Rescue workers unsuccessfully tried playing recorded whale sounds in a bid to entice the mammal out to the ocean. Among the first to spot the whale were people who live on boats in the marina, some of whom said they watched as it swam under their homes.
He said that the possibility of extending Israel Railways services to the northern West Bank city of Jenin would also be examined. "Over 10,000 police officers taking part in the two-day police operation, including counterterrorist units, special patrol units, undercover units, and all the areas where the president will be visiting will be shut down, on lockdown, throughout the visit", said Micky Rosenfeld of the Israeli Police.
We'll let you know once the team makes any sort of official announcement. At BitSummit a year ago PlatinumGames did mention that they were thinking about making a new IP. Even Bayonetta, which is closely associated with Platinum, belongs to Sega. They obviously didn't reveal what the IP is, but IGN is reporting that the IP is "formless" and that a new director will be taking charge of whatever the project is they're working on.
Gymnasts perform during the last show of the Ringling Bros . For Ashley Byrne, associate director of campaigns for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the circus' final show "can't come soon enough". "We've been a part of something so magnificent. but if people aren't coming to the show, you can't keep having a circus", said 30-year-old Ashley Vargas, a Ringling ice skater.
But despite mainstream outlets and government officials using Manning's preferred female pronouns and name after her announcement years ago, right-wing Twitter users are using the occasion of her freedom to misgender the whistleblower. President Barack Obama granted her clemency in January before departing office. Soon after Saeed's release and return to the USA, he was accused of abusing his wife, Naghmeh Abedini, for years, which Saeed denied, reported The Washington Post in February ...
A beta will be launching for it sometime this summer. Smith said we should hear more news on a PC release date in the coming weeks. Amongst all the suspense and wary anticipation regarding Bungie's Destiny 2 , the ex-Microsoft affiliate has released the first gameplay trailer for the sequel to 2014's action MMORPG.
That anxiety was only increased when Bungie confirmed that Destiny 2 would be available on PC. Destiny 2 launches for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC on 8th September 2017. Nintendo Switch GAMES: Top 10 most anticipated new releases Thu, May 4, 2017 NINTENDO Switch owners will be treated to some wonderful new releases before the year is out.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had on Sunday issued an advisory, asking banks to put in place a software update at ATMs to prevent their systems being hacked. "Disable SMBv1 (a server component) with the steps documented at "Microsoft Knowledge Base Article 2696547 " and as recommended previously ". Consider adding a rule on your router or firewall to block incoming SMB traffic on port 445.
Congressional panels have been seeking recordings, transcripts and memos, including the memo Comey is said to have written stating that Trump asked him in February to stop the investigation into the president's fired national security adviser, Mike Flynn.
The Home Minister said the problem of connectivity in border areas pose several challenges which needed to overcome. Blaming Pakistan for trying to destabilise and weaken India through violence in Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the BJP-led central government will find a permanent solution to the issues bedevilling the Valley.
The museum later burned down. 1871 - Barnum's show begins travelling. 1882 The Ringling Brothers - Alf, Al, Charles, John and Otto - perform their first vaudeville-style show in Mazomanie, Wis. The film goes on to win the Academy Award for best picture. 1967 Music and entertainment promoter Irvin Feld buys the Ringling circus and formally acquires it in a ceremony at the Roman Colosseum.
South Korea's foreign ministry condemned the missile launch as "reckless and irresponsible", dashing the new South Korean government's hopes for peace. The medium-range rocket was sacked from an area near the North Korean county of Pukchang, and flew eastward more than 300 miles, according to The Associated Press citing South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Senate Intelligence Committee at a public hearing, the committee said in a statement on Friday. A senior White House adviser is a significant person of interest in the law enforcement investigation of possible ties between Donald Trump's election campaign and Russian Federation, the Washington Post said on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.