Israel strikes Syrian military base in overnight attacks
Meanwhile, Russia said on Tuesday that it has enough troops in Syria to withstand any possible attacks by militants on its bases. Al-Qutayfah is in the northeastern suburbs of Damascus , where Syrian Republican Guard units are known to have major outposts.
"Retailers offered lower prices at the beginning of December than a year ago on many of their non-food ranges, providing welcome options for Christmas shoppers on a stretched budget", she added.
Britons may have loaded up on the turkey and vegetables on Christmas Day as usual but many would have found their stockings lighter than in previous years as spending on food took priority over splashing out on presents.
BRC chief executive Helen Dickinson said that with inflation outpacing growth, shoppers continued to see more of their spending power absorbed by essential items, including food, leaving less left over for buying Christmas gifts.
Paul Martin of KPMG said Christmas trading had delivered "meagre" like-for-like growth, with just a 0.6pc rise in December.
Despite this, it's safe to assume that the 1TB flash drive from SanDisk will most definitely come with a rather hefty price tag. CES 2018 is no different, with SanDisk showing off a regular-sized USB stick with a whopping 1TB of storage squeezed inside.
Natalie Portman , for instance, while announcing the nominees for best director , went off-script to note that each one was a man. The 59-year-old actor won his first Golden Globes for Darkest Hour . "Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association".
Standby mode lets you stay connected with up-to-the-minute emails, notifications, message syncing and Skype calls in standby mode. In the memory department, Lenovo Miix 630 comes with either 4 or 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of UFS flash storage .
In fact, the global rollout continues with variants of BlackBerry KEYone newly released in Mexico and South Korea. Separately, TechRadar was told that we can expect "new keyboard phones" this year - note the plural on phones.
Family members have told Spanish media Jiménez had markings on his body in preparation for the post-mortem examination. After regaining conscious 24 hours later, the first thing he did was ask about his wife, according to the newspaper.
After $0.96 actual EPS reported by Seagate Technology plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 19.79% EPS growth. California Public Employees Retirement Systems has invested 0.01% in Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT). (NYSE:CNP).
Ontario - Canada-based Highstreet Asset Mgmt Incorporated has invested 0.03% in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE: KSS ). The business had revenue of $4.33 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.30 billion.
There's no power button, since the side-mounted power button / fingerprint sensor on the Razer Phone serves in that role instead. If not, does this news make you more tempted by one? The keyboard is responsive and feels like a Razer laptop keyboard.
Mining operations have set up shop near coal-fired power plants, which produce cheap electricity but also choking pollution. On Monday, the Chinese cloud cryptocurrency mining pool ViaBTC announced the shutdown of its mining business.
Trevor Bayliss to step down as England coach in 2019
They do deserve a bit more of a chance. "They showed people how they can play, the potential they have", he concluded. Malan has probably done enough, he's probably cemented one of those spots we were after.
Asus Zenfone Max Plus to come in North America
Asus has unveiled the ZenFone Max Plus at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 now going on in the Las Vegas from January 9 to 12. In terms of connectivity, the ZenFone Max Plus (M1) offers 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, and Micro-USB.
Alabama, Georgia to face off in national championship game
LSU was a no-brainer for one national championship spot, but there were three teams that had legitimate cases for the second spot. Since 55 percent of his receptions went for touchdowns, he could be an overlooked player who comes through for the Crimson Tide.
Golden Globe Awards: Black Attire For Solidarity
The hint of sparkle was only visible from the back, but added an unexpected detail to her overall look. Kate Hudson too teamed her pixie crop cut with a sheer dress plunging nearly to her navel.
New study finds Ibuprofen linked to male infertility
Last year, scientists found out that sperm counts in western countries had declined by 50 percent in less than 40 years. But even a small fraction of that dosage had a negative effect on the men after two weeks of daily use.
Wiggins, Butler lead 127-99 Wolves romp past James, Cavs
The C's were fresh, ready to play, and an Isaiah Thomas-less Cavs just played an emotional game against Portland the night before. Minnesota forced 14 turnovers resulting in 19 points, while the Wolves committed just five turnovers resulting in five points.
Oldest evidence of a Supernova found in Kashmir
The researchers had ruled out the possibility that the observed object is a star pair or comets, halos and terrestrial events. Supernovas emit X-Rays into the universe that allow researchers to date supernovas going back thousands of years.
226 people injured in South Africa trains collision
Spokesperson Lillian Mofokeng said there were no fatalities reported. "We have since learnt that it was not necessarily the issue. This is the second train crash within a week, the first being a deadly one in Kroonstad that saw 19 people lose their lives.
Snow falls in Sahara, the hottest desert in the world
Residents of Ain Sefra in northern Algeria welcomed the sight of snow in the Sahara , the hottest desert in the world. Sahara desert for the second time has received up to 15 inches of snow after a winter storm hit the region on Sunday.