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Rise in UFOs in past 20 years

Rise in UFOs in past 20 years

"Since the early 2000s we have seen an increasing number of unauthorized and/or unidentified aircraft or objects in military controlled training areas and training ranges and other designated airspace," Scott Bray, deputy director of Naval intelligence, told a House security panel.

India's weapon to counter Pak's threats

India's weapon to counter Pak's threats

India intends to deploy the Russian-made S-400 missile defence system by next month to defend itself from Pakistani and Chinese threats as it is pursuing an extensive military modernisation effort encompassing air, ground, naval and strategic nuclear forces, Pentagon's top intelligence official has said during a Congressional hearing. India started receiving the delivery of the S-400 missile defence system from Russia in December last year, Lieutenant General Scott Berrier, Director of Defence Intelligence Agency, told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee during a recent Congressional hearing.

2022 Cannes Film Festival

2022 Cannes Film Festival

Formally attired stars including Eva Longoria, Julianne Moore, Berenice Bejo and "No Time to Die" star Lashana Lynch were among those who streamed down Cannes' famous red carpet Tuesday for the opening of the 75th Cannes Film Festival and the premiere of Michel Hazanavicius' zombie comedy "Final Cut."

Twitter shares details of Elon Musk deal

Twitter shares details of Elon Musk deal

Twitter Inc. published its account of the negotiations of the $44 billion (€42 billion) deal the company closed with Elon Musk after he declared the acquisition to be "on hold."

In Twitter's account of the negotiations, Musk never requested a non-disclosure agreement to prevent the company from talking about the negotiations nor did he ask any questions about the company's business.

Twitter's proxy statement, published for shareholders to understand and vote on the deal, depicts Musk as in a hurry to conclude the negotiations that took place over the weekend of April 23 and April 24 with his "best and final" offer.

What has Twitter said about dealing with Musk?

Instead of due diligence prior to inking the deal, Musk has instead taken feverishly to Twitter after signing the deal April 25 to complain about fake users of the social media service and a lack of SEC oversight.

On Tuesday, he tweeted, "Yesterday, Twitter's CEO publicly refused to show proof of