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Robyn Denholm to replace Elon Musk as Tesla Chairperson

California, Nov 8, (UNI) Robyn Denholm, who has been on Tesla's board since August 2014 and an existing Chief Financial Officer at Telstra, an Australian telecom Company, took over the chair on Thursday from the electric car maker's founder Elon Musk, who remains chief executive.
In order to resolve the claims of fraud brought by the US financial regulators last month, Mr Musk had to step down as Chairman of the company, BBC reported.
In one of his tweets in August, 2018 about his privatisation plan, Musk mentioned "Am considering taking Tesla private at $420. Funding secured", at a value of 72 billion dollars, which shocked his investors.
Which later transpired that he had not closed a deal with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, with unhappy investors launching a lawsuit against him after the news.
Moreover, US authorities sued him for misleading investors and he and Tesla were each fined with 20 million dollars later.
Mr Musk said "Ms Denholm has extensive experience in both the tech and auto industries, and she has made significant contributions as a Tesla board member over the past four years in helping us become a profitable company".
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Afghan SF kill four militants, destroy Taliban fort

17 Feb 2019 | 8:17 PM

Kabul, Feb 17 (UNI) At least four militants were killed and a Taliban hideout was destroyed after Afghan security forces waged an operation in eastern province of Paktika, Afghan Ministry of Interior Affairs on Sunday said.

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BSF-BGB hold meet, discuss border-related issues

17 Feb 2019 | 8:05 PM

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Trump urges EU to 'take back over 800' ISIS fighters captured in Syria

17 Feb 2019 | 7:43 PM

Washington, Feb 17 (UNI) US president Donald Trump on Sunday asked his European allies to take back over 800 ISIS fighters captured by US-backed forces in Syria and put them on trial
Trump tweeted, " The United States is asking Britain, France, Germany and other European allies to take back over 800 ISIS fighters that we captured in Syria and put them on trial.

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