Trade unions claimed that their early assessment shows participation of over 200 million people, including employees, students, farmers and government flagship scheme workers. The unions have called for four strikes since Modi's election in 2014. "The attitude of the government is that of contempt towards labor, said the Centre of Indian Trade Unions, one of the strike organizing bodies".
However, should the USA hold back on escalating geopolitical tensions further, concerns may begin to ease, given that the Iranian Foreign Minister had noted that the country have taken proportionate measures in self-defence, which in turn may begin to see oil prices pullback from its elevated levels.
Ghosn's comments were made at a Wednesday news conference in Beirut , his first since he was arrested in November 2018, and his first public appearance since his daring escape last month from Japan . Lebanon's state news agency said a public prosecutor had summoned Ghosn for questioning on Thursday. The two neighboring countries are technically in a state of war.
Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the situation had to be handled carefully. The conditions included restrictions on contact with Carole, which was reportedly among the reasons he chose to jump bail and flee the country in an elaborately planned escape that has outraged Japanese officials.
She warned that the U.S. and their ally Israel faced a "dark day" in response to his death. The crowd, which state media said numbered in the millions, recalled the masses of people that gathered in 1989 for the funeral of the Islamic Republic's founder, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.
Ticket sales are significantly higher this week than they were last week, when the jackpot was $60 million, van Egdom said. Lottery fever spread throughout the city and country on Friday, as people lined up to buy a first-rate prize ticket in Canadian history.