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Watchdog finds U.S. did not weigh civilian risks when pushing Saudi arms sales

WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of State did not fully evaluate the risk of civilian casualties in Yemen when it pushed through a huge 2019 precision-guided munitions sale to Saudi Arabia, a government watchdog’s report said on Tuesday. “OIG (the State Department Inspector General) found that the Department did not fully assess risks and implement mitigation […]

Technology

Price, Specs, Offers and More

Xiaomi is hosting yet another sale for the Redmi Note 9 Pro as well as the Note 9 Pro Max. Launched back in March, both the smartphones boast of a new square camera module and a punch-hole display at the front. The Note 9 Pro Max is a slightly beefed-up version offering a higher resolution […]

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I Don’t Want To Die

A Lebanese protester carries a photo of Alexandra, who was fatally injured in port explosion Beirut, Lebanon: “I don’t want to die.” Those were the first words Hiba’s six-year-old son screamed after the massive explosion at Beirut port sent shards of glass flying around their house. The blast a week ago that temporarily displaced 100,000 […]

Business

Watchdog Says State Dept. Failed to Limit Civilian Deaths From Saudi Arms Sales

WASHINGTON — The State Department inspector general issued a report on Tuesday criticizing the agency as failing to take proper measures to reduce civilian deaths from American-made bombs used by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in the catastrophic Yemen war. The report, released 14 months after Congress asked the inspector general to start […]

Technology

Court saw Uber and Lyft’s ‘bogus argument’ on drivers

California Attorney General, Xavier Becerra. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images The California judge who ordered Uber and Lyft to begin classifying drivers as employees “saw straight through” the companies’ “bogus argument” that drivers prefer the flexibility of being independent workers, according to California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, who brought the lawsuit against the […]

Bollywood News

Sushant Singh Rajput Case: Shruti Modi alleges that Rhea Chakraborty made financial and professional decisions on behalf of the late actor : Bollywood News

A few weeks back the Enforcement Directorate(ED) had filed a money laundering case linked with the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. From the past few days, the ED has been questioning several people linked to the late actor. On Tuesday, Sushant’s former manager Shruti Modi arrived for the third round of questioning at […]