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Thursday, January 10th, 2019

 

US to expel every last Iranian boot from Syria – Pompeo

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Image copyright AFP Image caption Mike Pompeo gave the US commitment during a visit to Egypt The US will work with allies to “expel every last Iranian boot” from Syria, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says. Mr Pompeo warned there would be no US reconstruction aid for areas controlled by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad until Iran and its proxies had left. He also criticised ex-President Barack Obama’s Middle East policy, saying he had made “dire misjudgements”. Mr Pompeo was speaking in Cairo threeRead More


CES 2019: Skin printer wipes years from your face

Daily World News Top Stories business politics A handheld printer for the face and hands is on show at the CES tech expo in Las Vegas. Procter and Gamble’s device scans the skin and precisely applies tiny amounts of make-up to remove age spots, burst blood vessels and other blemishes. Read and watch all our CES coverage at bbc.com/ces2019 The BBC challenged the firm to make its technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones look younger. Source link Daily World News


Russia media watchdog accuses BBC website over IS quotes

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Image copyright Getty Images Russia’s media regulator says it has found material on BBC websites that “broadcast the ideological attitudes of international terrorist organisations”. Roskomnadzor highlighted quotes it found from the leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The regulator said it would now review the BBC’s output for compliance with its Russian broadcast licence. Last year, UK regulator Ofcom criticised Russian news channel RT’s coverage in Britain. Ofcom found that Kremlin-backed RT, formerly known as Russia Today, had breached TVRead More


Aspall owner unveils £10m upgrade plan at Suffolk factory site

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Image copyright Aspall Image caption Aspall’s American owners plan to invest up to £10m over the next three years Cider maker Aspall has revealed the first details of a £10m expansion plan. The upgrade to its site near Debenham, in Suffolk, will include a new processing building, weighbridge for vehicles and extra storage tanks. Manager Dale Scott said the changes, being considered by councillors next week, would increase capacity, create jobs and reduce lorry traffic. The 291-year-old company was sold by its foundingRead More