Nuri al-Maliki has given up fight to remain Iraqi PM, supports replacement, Haider al-Abadi, state TV reported (via Rtrs).
“These people should all be executed in a public square, rounded up, drenched in petrol and set alight” – dead cop’s mother (see pvs link)
TORONTO, Aug 14 (Reuters) – Canada’s D2L Inc said on
Thursday it raised $85 million in venture capital funds, the
country’s biggest such deal this year, as the fast-growing owner
of educational software maker Desire2Learn looks to ramp up its
Already an established player in Internet-based learning in
North America, privately held Desire2Learn plans to spur its
global expansion efforts with the cash injection, one of the
five largest venture capital fund raises in Canada in the last
10 years, according to Thomson Reuters data.