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India Cancels $500M Arms Deal with Israel's Rafael

India Cancels $500M Arms Deal with Israel's Rafael

Seemingly broadsided by press reports in India on Monday that its half-billion-dollar joint venture there to build anti-tank missiles had been canceled, the Rafael Advanced Defense Systems denied that the deal is off. "We are not aware of any official adjustment to the decision", Rafael's statement said. The Spike missile can be also used on board a ship, and installed in helicopters and other aircraft.


IL and Missouri announce four-year home-and-home agreement

IL and Missouri announce four-year home-and-home agreement

IL will host the games in September of 2026 and 2028. This completes the Tigers' 2020 football schedule. 18, 2027 and in the fourth game of the agreement on Sep. "We are pleased to announce a four-year home and home series with the University of IL", said Mizzou Director of Athletics Jim Sterk. Missouri won the last 6 straight in the series, including a 23-13 win during the rivalry's last game in 2010.


Dead, 15 Feared Trapped As Fire Breaks Out In Punjab Plastic Factory

Dead, 15 Feared Trapped As Fire Breaks Out In Punjab Plastic Factory

The National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and the state disaster relief force are at the spot. Police said some firefighters are also feared trapped in the debris. The fire officers trapped are Rajinder Sharma, Raj Kumar and Sumohan Gill and the MC official is Laxman Dravid, reads the media reports. Earth moving machinery has been pressed into service to clear the debris.


Shia Waqf Board: Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Mosque in Lucknow

Shia Waqf Board: Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Mosque in Lucknow

Big push towards Ram Mandir resolution in AyodhyaIn a bid to resolve Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute, the Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board has come up with a proposal following discussions with different stakeholders. "The Shia Waqf board will identify a piece of land in a Muslim-dominated area and inform the government", Rizvi said. Rizvi had claimed that as the Sunni Waqf Board had lost the case of its registration in several courts, only the Shia Waqf board had a right to the ...


ZANU- PF tells Mugabe to resign or face impeachment proceedings

ZANU- PF tells Mugabe to resign or face impeachment proceedings

The military's role has been questioned after its leaders sat by while longtime President Robert Mugabe defied calls to resign during a speech Sunday night. Confusion reigns in Zimbabwe after the deadline imposed on Mugabe passed without his resignation. 'Mnangagwa was elected as president and first secretary of ZANU-PF.


Donald Trump's national security adviser calls him a 'kindergartner'

Donald Trump's national security adviser calls him a 'kindergartner'

According to the report, which cited five anonymous sources, McMaster, a three star Marine General, called Trump a "dope, ' as well as an 'idiot" with the intelligence of a 'Kindergartener'. "Those false comments represent the diametric opposite of General McMaster's actual views", Anton told BuzzFeed News . Due to their perceived influence over the president, both men and in particular McMaster are widely distrusted by Trump's base and some loyalist aides and former staffers, and have been ...