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by | January 12, 2018 | 21:34

Kenya Airways becomes the first airline in the region to offer direct flights to the United States. He said: "Winning these awards would not have been possible without the passion and dedication of the Kenya Airways team and the strong support from our guests".

by | January 12, 2018 | 21:05

Last year, in response to the massive increase in single-family home values, the provincial government raised the threshold at which owners begin to lose the homeowners grant - bumping it from $1.2 million to $1.6 million of assessed value.

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:26

Moments later, an interception off Mayfield gave the Bulldogs the ball deep in Oklahoma territory. Additional overtime periods are played if the score is tied at the end of overtime. I believe he's accurate, a good decision maker and ultra-competitive - those are three great traits in a league that's light on starting-caliber quarterbacks .

by | January 12, 2018 | 20:05

Peter Thiel and his venture capital firm, Founders Fund , are big believers in Bitcoin. The price of the digital currency rose by more than 13 per cent to hit $15,393 on Wednesday morning London time after the report, according to news site CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index .

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:53

Nissan will show off aspects of the tech using a driving simulator at CES , so attendees will get a chance to see what this cold look like in practice. The technology is set to get a proper showcase in a driving simulator at CES 2018 next week, but it's created to help humans respond to risky situations faster than if they were simply driving the vehicle in a traditional way.

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:42

The BlackBerry QNX platform is already a known quantity in the automotive world, with numerous in-car infotainment systems that you know and tolerate having been built on it. The deal concentrates on developing autonomous-driving technology with BlackBerry's QNX software and it is expected to start gain profits by the next year.

by | January 12, 2018 | 19:30

VW says its collaboration will help bring self-driving cars quickly to roads worldwide, while autonomous Hyundais are expected to be in the market by 2021. This is the first partnership that Hyundai has formed for the development of a self-driving system, marking a shift in the company's previous strategy of developing the system on its own, officials said.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:42

The prominent technology analyst and founder of Loup Ventures , Gene Munster, announced his eight predictions for 2018 and causing a stir in the retail industry is what he himself describes as his boldest prediction: Amazon will buy Target this year.

by | January 12, 2018 | 18:02

Two people died on Spain's northern Basque coast, the couple swept away by a huge wave, officials said, and another person had to be rescued after attempting to save them. RTS television reported that about 14 000 homes were without power in several Swiss cantons. Strong winds battered some areas and there were fears, particular in Inishowen, that families and businesses could be hit again like they were last August.

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:57

Taking the song up a notch higher is the awesome, indigenous music video taking on a similar plot to Kirsten Dust the hit movie Melancholia , it presents White and others coming to grips with a massive, unidentified object hurtling towards Earth.

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:57

Vishwas spoke derisively about Gupta. The AAP's Kumar Vishvas, who eyed a seat, lost out, claimed "martyrdom" and hinted he had been punished for speaking against chief minister Arvind Kejriwal . Elections to three Rajya Sabha seats from Delhi would be held on January 16. "Speechless, ashamed and numb", Mr Yadav tweeted.Another former party leader Prashant Bhushan said AAP has given tickets to people who have not distinguished themselves in public service and have no expertise in anything ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:53

The proposed 5% reduction in residential rates for SCE&G customers will consist of refunds of amounts previously collected from ratepayers as well as a pass-through of lower corporate taxes the utility will pay as a result of the federal tax bill signed by the president on December 22.

by | January 12, 2018 | 17:28

In the USA the number of items available for unlimited free two-day shipping has doubled from 50 million to 100 million items and is in addition to Prime one and same day services available in more than 8,000 U.S. A total of 17 million combined viewers used Amazon's Prime Video streaming service to watch 10 NFL Thursday Night Football games throughout 200 countries and territories.

by | January 12, 2018 | 16:43

Retail food prices rose by 4.96% in December 2017 as compared to 4.35% in November. India's measure of consumer price inflation, the CPI index, rose 5.21% in December from a year earlier, the ministry of statistics said on Friday. Vegetables contributed 90 basis point to the month-on-month (MoM) rise in the headline inflation number. Currently, the nationwide average for gas is $2.52, up from $2.35 a year ago, according to AAA.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:49

That was higher than the 37.10 billion rupees consensus estimate of analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters . Salil Parekh , CEO & MD of Infosys said, "It is a privilege for me to be appointed as the CEO & MD of Infosys, helping our clients navigate the digital future and employees build new skills and capabilities".

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:44

It emphasized that 2,500 jobs will be created, beyond ones announced last January. Fiat/Chrysler says the tax plan will also mean the return of manufacturing jobs to the USA from Mexico. FCA said this was on top of a large investment at the Warren factory announced a year ago. More than 700 new jobs will be added to support production.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:42

The new vehicles, unveiled for the first time today, are the fourth generation of GM's driverless cars that are being powered by its self-driving arm, Cruise. The test riders are employees of Cruise Automation, the self-driving vehicle software company GM bought in March 2016-reputedly for $1 billion or more-using an in-house service called Cruise Anywhere .

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:30

Toyota and Mazda are to build a new manufacturing plant in Alabama, U.S., with a capacity to produce 300,000 vehicles annually. The Greensboro News & Record reported that, while the state has many auto suppliers, they aren't dedicated to Toyota in the same way as companies from Alabama to Kentucky, which made the pitch hard.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:22

The Chinese government frequently erupts with outrage at any perceived contradiction to its territorial claims, claiming such statements upset all of China's 1.4 billion citizens. Marriott said it would take disciplinary action, which could involve firing the people involved. China's cyber regulator has demanded meetings in Shanghai with two top regional executives from the American hotel chain and ordered the company to "conduct a comprehensive self-review and rectification".

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:17

It did reveal, however, that patients had faced longer waiting times than usual in accident and emergency (A&E). The three worst offenders totalled call outs of more than 1,000 times during this period. Health secretary Jeremy Hunt said the decision to cancel operations and outpatient appointments was "methodical", citing fewer last-minute cancellations, but apologised to patients.

by | January 12, 2018 | 15:09

It's no secret that corporations often employ questionable and often downright illegal tactics to hide sensitive, potentially incriminating evidence from investigators. Uber has drawn scrutiny in the past for designing software to evade authorities. Because of this, the investigators were unable to access the company records they were there for.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:22

Trade surplus with the United States soared 13 percent year on year to 1.87 trillion yuan (about 288 billion USA dollars), according to Huang Songping, spokesperson of the General Administration of Customs. China remains Russia's biggest trade partner in terms of trade turnover. The trade data also showed China's goods surplus with the USA, a sore spot in relations between the two nations, hit a record high previous year.

by | January 12, 2018 | 09:15

We take this matter very seriously and are advising owners of these specific 2006 Ford Rangers to stop driving their vehicles so dealers can make repairs immediately. These include 2,700 in the United States and almost 200 in Canada. USA authorities brought the issue of defective Takata airbags to light in 2014, sparking the biggest-ever auto safety recall.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:42

Among the 30 co-passenger satellites, 3 microsatellites and 25 nanosatellites will be launched on behalf of six countries - Canada, Finland, France, Republic of Korea, the United Kingdom and the US. The satellite will be launched shortly. # It will be the third satellite in the Cartosat-2 series. The co-passenger satellites include a microsatellite and one nanosatellite from India along with 3 microsatellites and 25 nanosatellites from other countries.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:30

The search will begin on 17 January, said Ocean Infinity chief executive Oliver Plunkett, who attended the signing event. The Malaysia Airlines jet disappeared in March 2014 with 239 people, mostly from China, on board en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, triggering one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.