People

NA-120 have avenged the disqualification of Nawaz Sharif: Maryam Nawaz

NA-120 have avenged the disqualification of Nawaz Sharif: Maryam Nawaz Voting was underway on Sunday for the NA-120 by-election seat in Lahore that fell vacant after Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was ousted following the Panama Papers verdict. "Applaud the courage and determination with which Dr Yasmin Rashid fought NA-120 election against federal, provincial, and local governments-backed PML-N with their massive funds", he said as he congratula... [Full Article...]

Will September be decisive for the nuclear agreement?

Will September be decisive for the nuclear agreement? Khamenei - who is Iran's most powerful political and religious figure - is, like many conservatives, thought to be sceptical about the nuclear deal. Valiollah Seif, the governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) who oversaw the signing of the agreement, was quoted by media as saying that the Iranian banks could start receiving loans from CITIC as early as October. [Full Article...]

Recapping college football polls after Week 3

Recapping college football polls after Week 3 USC 6. Clemson piled up 578 yards of total offense, including 297 on the ground, in a 47-21 victory at Louisville on Saturday night. Georgia jumps into the 10th position this week and MI continues its rise on my ballot, moving up to 11th with a workmanlike win over Air Force. [Full Article...]

Ingersoll GM Workers Head to Picket Line Over Job Security

Ingersoll GM Workers Head to Picket Line Over Job Security The union had been in discussions with the automaker regarding its July decision to halt production of its Terrain sport utility vehicle in Ingersoll and move the entirety of its production to Mexico. The strike has brought almost all Equinox production to a halt at an inopportune time for GM. Equinox sales in the USA are up 17 percent through August to more than 185,000. [Full Article...]

Gas prices drop as weather cools in Las Vegas

Gas prices drop as weather cools in Las Vegas This year, hurricanes became the catalyst. Although oil prices hovered around $46 to $49 per barrel, gas prices have shot up 46 cents in Florida, 55 cents in Georgia and 46 cents in Tennessee since August 22. The average in Augusta was $2.59. The national average stood at $2.63 per gallon on Sunday. The hurricane shut down around 25 percent of the US refining capacity when it flooded Houston, dr... [Full Article...]

Quarterly EPS analysis of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)

Quarterly EPS analysis of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) After this sale, 850,290 common shares of MGM are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $27,141,257. This company shares are 17.79% off its target price of $37.6 and the current market capitalization stands at $18.77B. The business had revenue of $2.64 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.67 billion. Blackrock Institutional Trust Na stated it has... [Full Article...]

DRC says it has opened inquiry into fatal shooting of Burundian refugees

DRC says it has opened inquiry into fatal shooting of Burundian refugees A total of 43,769 Burundian refugees live in DRC. Congo-based U.N. communications official Florence Marchal confirmed the deaths and said the Congolese government, the U.N. Kamanyola is home to 2,000 of the almost 44,000 people who have fled Burundi to neighboring Congo, according to the U.N. Refugee Agency. Many fled political violence at home in 2015, when President Pierre Nkurunziza success... [Full Article...]

Boris Johnson and Michael Gove revive Brexit 'dream team'

Boris Johnson and Michael Gove revive Brexit 'dream team' I must say that I was surprised and disappointed by your letter of today, since it was based on what appeared to be a wilful distortion of the text of my article. Johnson's only comment since his Telegraph article was published was on Twitter, where he said he was "looking forward" to May's speech in Florence later this week. [Full Article...]

White House denies reports that US changing stance on Paris climate pact

White House denies reports that US changing stance on Paris climate pact According to the AFP news agency, Canete also said there would be a meeting on the sidelines of the United Nations general assembly in New York City this week with U.S. The agreement came into force last November. What's more, New York Times reporter Glenn Thrush said a White House spokesperson had denied the meeting account, "saying the position hasn't changed". [Full Article...]

Hamas agrees to dissolve governing body in Gaza

Hamas agrees to dissolve governing body in Gaza The deal was not clear whether Hamas is ready to place its security forces under Abbas' control - a key sticking point that has scuttled past reconciliation attempts. Punishing measures included reducing electricity payments for the Gaza strip and cutting salaries for civil servants there. Abbas sent a delegation of representatives to Egypt as well. [Full Article...]

Iranian Aid Handed Out to Myanmar Muslims

Iranian Aid Handed Out to Myanmar Muslims In a telephone conversation on Sunday, the two top generals discussed ways to enhance cooperation between the two countries' armed forces to help the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and the U.N. Security Council have urged Myanmar to end the violence, which he said was best described as ethnic cleansing . [Full Article...]

Trump Shares Doctored Image of His Golf Ball Hitting Hillary Clinton

Trump Shares Doctored Image of His Golf Ball Hitting Hillary Clinton He also retweeted a modified gif of himself on the course hitting a golf ball that strikes Hillary Clinton on the back and causes her to stumble up the steps into a plane. Clinton, who has been giving a series of interviews promoting the book, responded to Trump's earlier criticism on Twitter with a suggestion that he read her earlier book, It Takes a Village , a picture book for children. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Uses London Tube Attack To Promote Travel Ban

Donald Trump Uses London Tube Attack To Promote Travel Ban Earlier Friday, Trump posted several tweets about both the terror attack and the ongoing efforts to thwart terrorism. "These are sick and demented people who were in the sights of Scotland Yard ". In a series of Tweets, the president claimed his administration had "made more progress in the last nine months" against the so-called Islamic State than his predecessor, Barack Obama. [Full Article...]

Rohingya Muslims are threat to national security, Govt tells Supreme Court

Rohingya Muslims are threat to national security, Govt tells Supreme Court He also said that they ( Rohingyas ) might have some links with terror groups. This comes two days after United Nations Human Rights Chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein described attempts by India to deport illegal Rohingya refugees to Myanmar as "deplorable". [Full Article...]

Lawmakers Vote To Make California A 'Sanctuary State'

Lawmakers Vote To Make California A 'Sanctuary State' The bill is all part of a broader push by U.S. Democrats to counter President Trump's plan to expand deportation orders. There are an estimated 2.3 million undocumented immigrants in California, and Republicans opposed to the measure say it will protect criminals. [Full Article...]

Isolated showers, thunderstorms possible today

Isolated showers, thunderstorms possible today Afternoon high temperatures remain in the mid to upper 80s with mornings lows consistently in the upper 60s. THURSDAY: Partly cloudy. Low: 75. Overnight those lows will drop down into the mid 60's. We'll see showers late this evening, but more widespread rain for Thursday morning. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Friday- Partly sunny skies with a 40% chance of scattered showers and thu... [Full Article...]

Jennifer Garner cries over 'Hamilton' following dentist visit in comedic video

Jennifer Garner cries over 'Hamilton' following dentist visit in comedic video The video itself sees Garner sat in a vehicle, telling someone on the phone how she couldn't stop crying during a song in Hamilton because it was "so beautiful". She'd had a procedure involving laughing gas, and as a result, she couldn't talk about " Hamilton " without getting extremely emotional. "It was attractive - that music was so attractive. [Full Article...]

Confident Pakistan aim to wrap up Independence Cup today

Confident Pakistan aim to wrap up Independence Cup today In reply, the Faf du Plessis-led World XI managed to get over the finish line with a seven-wicket victory in a tense finish after Thisara Perera played one of the most entertaining T20I knocks. Shehzad, who looked somewhat tentative in the first match, played a better knock in this game, which was the right-hander's 50th T20 global. Pakistan , however, won the match 33 runs. [Full Article...]

Ciao, Cassini: NASA spacecraft's long mission ends

Ciao, Cassini: NASA spacecraft's long mission ends Very shortly Cassini is due to dramatically plunge into Saturn's atmosphere to burn up and disintegrate like a meteor, all the while ensuring every last scrap of information can be passed on, as the spacecraft's antenna will keep pointing towards Earth for as long as its small thrusters will allow. [Full Article...]

Syria: Russian rockets strike ISIS in Deir-Ez-Zor, ministry

Syria: Russian rockets strike ISIS in Deir-Ez-Zor, ministry Advanced stealth technology is coupled with 18 torpedoes and eight cruise missiles, which Russian Federation claims will allow the craft to strike land, sea and air targets. The monitoring group said the US -led worldwide coalition, which is supporting non-government forces, was partly to blame. The advances against Islamic State , another blow to its control over territory it held for years as... [Full Article...]


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25  Next »