Global Ceramic Textiles Industry

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Global Ceramic Textiles Market to Reach $183. 1 Million by 2027. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Ceramic Textiles estimated at US$103. 5 Million in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$183. New York, Aug. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Global … Read more

Man launches racist tirade against Asian woman on subway

Man launches racist tirade against Asian woman on subway

A New York City straphanger launched a racist tirade against an Asian woman on the subway, using the term “kung flu” in reference to coronavirus, video shows. PeiJung Lee shared footage Tuesday on Twitter of the unidentified man hurling expletives at her on the train. “Asian Americans continue to face these racial attacks 6 months … Read more

President Assad suffers brief drop in blood pressure

Syria Assad

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad interrupted a speech he was giving to parliament after he suffered a brief drop in blood pressure, the Syrian presidency said Wednesday. The office said the speech was halted for “several minutes” because of a “mild” case of low blood pressure he suffered, after which he continued … Read more

Israel says it foiled hackers targeting defense industry

Manufacturing Gives Iran a Lifeline

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel said Wednesday it foiled a cyberattack targeting its defense industry by a shadowy group that the U.S. has linked to North Korea. The Israeli Defense Ministry said hackers with the Lazarus Group built fake profiles on the LinkedIn social network and posed as the CEOs and senior officials of international companies. … Read more

Two men fatally shot as NYC shooting surge continues

Two men fatally shot as NYC shooting surge continues

Two men were fatally shot overnight — and at least two others were hurt amid surging gun violence across the city, cops said. A 28-year-old man was gunned down around 1:20 a.m. Wednesday on St. Marks Avenue near Schenectady Avenue in Weeksville after he borrowed another man’s lighter at a local bar and walked away … Read more

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden is making his first appearance with newly chosen running mate Kamala Harris on Wednesday, betting that the California senator’s historic profile and confrontational style against President Donald Trump will boost Democrats’ efforts to oust the Republican president amid cascading national crises. The former primary rivals will appear at a … Read more

Lebanon needs ‘reboot’ to regain trust

Destroyed buildings are seen from a room heavily damaged in a neighborhood near the site of last week's explosion that hit the seaport of Beirut Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon needs a “strong reboot” and far-reaching economic reforms to rebuild trust with its citizens, Germany’s foreign minister said ahead of his trip Wednesday to Beirut, following last week’s massive explosion at the city’s port that killed at least 171 people and wounded thousands. Heiko Maas said he was traveling to the … Read more