Gang kills four police in operation to free leader
Armed men killed four police officers and wounded another four as they freed a leader of the notorious MS-13 gang from a court in Honduras, authorities said. Around 20 gang members opened fire Thursday outside a court in El Progreso, around 140 kilometers (87 miles) north of the capital Tegucigalpa,
Yes, that Harriet Tubman debit card is real, and no, she’s not supposed to be doing the Wakanda salute
Harriet Tubman is in fact saying the word “love” in American Sign Language, according to OneUnited, the black-owned bank that made the debit cards for Black History Month.
Watch the Who Mess Up New Song ‘Break the News’
Roger Daltrey admitted he was completely lost during the new song Break the News during a low-key club performance by the Who in February 2020.
POLITICO Pro Cyber Insights: Munich 5G chatter — AI in cyber agency cross hairs — Schrems vs. Facebook in Vienna
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AAP under fire for 'ordering' school teachers to attend Arvind Kejriwal's swearing-in ceremony
The circular, signed by OSD Ravinder Kumar, further asks all school principals to make and submit a list of 20 teachers who will attend the function at Ramlila Maidan in Delhi.
Official says US, Taliban reach Afghan truce agreement
A senior U.S. official says the United States and the Taliban have reached a truce agreement that will take effect “very soon” and could lead to withdrawals of American troops from Afghanistan.
Iodide salts stabilize biocatalysts for fuel cells
Oxygen is the greatest enemy of biocatalysts for energy conversion. A protective film shields them—but only with an additional ingredient: iodide salt.
Auckland restaurants struggling as coronavirus fears keep diners away
The cancellation of this weekend's Lantern Festival isn't the only knock-on effect from the novel coronavirus outbreak to reach Auckland, with the city's Chinese restaurants reporting a decline in custom. The ban on inbound travel from China combined with overly cautious local diners avoiding the
Oil: St. Valentine brings affection – TDS
There are some risks to be dealing with it yet but energy markets are taking a relaxed St. Valentine’s day, according to analysts at TD Securities. Br
Omarion Partners With Zeus To Release 'The Millennium Tour Live' Featuring B2K
Blac Chyna, Joseline Hernandez, Michael Blackson, King Bach, and others also have content on the SVOD network.
Love in the time of coronavirus: A quiet Valentine’s Day in China
It was supposed to be a whirlwind tour of China for Jiang Lanyi's boyfriend: classical gardens in Suzhou, modern art in Shanghai, ice-skating in central Beijing.
WSJ: No Sex ‘Spectrum’ Beyond Male and Female
The Wall Street Journal has issued a throwdown to the gender lobby, insisting in an op-ed that sex is binary and there is no “spectrum.”
Man named Storm Denniss trolled by angry Brits dreading weekend weather chaos
The Met Office has predicted 1,200-mile wide Storm Dennis will bring a month of rainfall in just 24 hours when it arrives in the UK on Saturday
Go for reconciliation, PDP tells Diri
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche Secondus, on Friday urged the Bayelsa State governor-elect, Sen. Douye Diri, to immediately go for reconciliation in the state.
CPP Investment Board posts 3.6 per cent rate of return for its third quarter
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board says it earned a return of 3.6 per cent during its most recent quarter, after expenses.
Meet Julian Nagelsmann, the manager your club wants to hire
The phone rings, Julian Nagelsmann answers and listens attentively. The call comes much sooner than expected. Too soon. It is somewhat surprising and certainly surreal. The voice on the other end
Watch: Blac Youngsta Nerds Out + Tries To Find His Queen W/ Jacquees’ Help In New ALL I WANT Video
Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta and Jacquees are getting into the spirit of Valentine's Day. The music pair have released the visual treatment to their new "All I
Street Dancer 3D Box Office Day 21: Varun Dhawan-Shraddha Kapoor Starrer Closes Its 3rd Week Run On A Poor Note
Street Dancer 3D Box Office: Varun Dhawan-Shraddha Kapoor starrer Street Dancer 3D has turned out to be a passable affair at the ticket windows. With collections faring extremely low during 3rd week,
GBP/USD Price Analysis: Pound easing from weekly high, trades above 1.3000 figure
Following the October and December bull-run, GBP/USD is trading in a rectangle consolidation above its 100/200-day simple moving averages (SMAs). The spot is e
Would you wear clothes made from rubbish?
Goodbye mainstream fashion and hello menswear made of table linen, the founder of new publication TRASHmag thinks the future of style lies in the bin
School attendance has to improve - Tracey Martin
All parents and caregivers need to ensure that their children go to school unless they are sick, Associate Education Minister Tracey Martin said today.
Floating classrooms bring education to flooded communities in Bangladesh
Floating schools are providing much-needed primary education to Bangladeshi children who are cut off from schools during monsoon season.
‘Stranger Things 4’ Teaser Confirms That Hopper is Alive
The Stranger Things 4 teaser, titled "From Russia with love..." is hopping with secrets, including the surprise return of a familiar character.
Chiefs Opponents’ Promise: We Shall Deal With Amakhosi
Kaizer Chiefs’ cup opponents have promised to deal with the Soweto giants in their next match.
Paris mayoral candidate drops out over sex video scandal
Benjamin Griveaux, who was standing for party of President Macron, lambasts ‘vile attacks’
USD/INR New York Price Forecast: Greenback looking for directions vs. rupee
Following the 2018 bull-run, USD/INR has been consolidating in a rectangle pattern. The spot is trading above the main weekly simple moving averages (SMAs), s
Professor Kalichman Discusses Research Ethics
Professor Michael Kalichman will discuss "Research Ethics: Uncertainty, Reproducibility, and Truth in Science" on March 2nd at 7:00 p.m. for a free lecture.
Cruise ship passenger causes coronavirus scare in Sydney
Australian health officials tested a passenger onboard a cruise ship docked in Sydney harbor for a “respiratory illness” on Friday, causing passengers to fret about the potential of another shipboard outbreak of the coronavirus.
Barcelona still joint La Liga favourites, believes Quique Setien
Barcelona face third-placed Getafe at Camp Nou on Saturday and can pull level with Real Madrid if they win, but league leaders are in good form and have Eden Hazard poised to return from injury.
Rebekah Vardy gets three rose bouquets from Jamie after tearful TV appearance
Rebekah Vardy got three bouquets of roses from her husband Jamie following her tearful appearance on Loose Women to spill secrets on the WAG war with Coleen Rooney
Dawood Ibrahim could be involved in match-fixing scandal in 2000: ACP Ishwar Singh
ACP Ishwar Singh was the first to be deployed in the anti-extortion cell of the Delhi Police in 2000.
Sharad Pawar slams Maharashtra govt over Bhima-Koregaon case transfer to NIA
Before the judge passed the order, the prosecution submitted an application stating that they do not have any objection to the National Investigation Agency's plea seeking transfer of the case.
Valentine's Day history: What do your flowers really mean?
How do you show someone you love them? For many, they'll say it with flowers on Valentine's Day.
Play the Bleeding Edge closed beta and bonus skins
The Bleeding Edge closed beta is set to take place this weekend and is open to those who've pre-ordered the game or who subscribe to Xbox Game Pass.
US, Taliban reach truce agreement in Afghanistan
A senior U.S. official says the United States and the Taliban have reached a truce agreement that will take effect “very soon” and could lead to withdrawals of American troops from Afghanistan.
Karnataka HC grants interim stay on CCI probe against Amazon, Flipkart
The order was delivered by Justice PS Dinesh Kumar on a petition filed by Amazon, seeking interim stay on the CCI probe order, after hearing the matter over the past three days
Labour MP self-isolates after attending conference with coronavirus patient
A person diagnosed with coronavirus in the UK attended a conference near parliament last week along with 250 other delegates and Labour MP Alex Sobel.
Elderly woman found dead in Rosmalen apartment; Man in custody
A criminal investigation was underway after the body of a dead woman was found in Rosmalen early Friday morning. Police did not reveal the identity of the woman, but said she likely resided at the
Violent care home nurse filmed tossing frail woman, 91, around like rag doll
The nurse, named as Ronald Fletcher, has since been fired from his job and charged
Stoffel Vandoorne to be Mercedes reserve driver
Former McLaren driver Stoffel Vandoorne will combine his duties in Formula E with the role as Mercedes reserve driver. The rumour surfaced earlier today but the man himself has now confirmed the news on Twitter.
U.S. and Taliban Agree to Reduce Violence, in First Step To Peace Deal
American negotiators had insisted on a decline in hostilities — though not a complete cease-fire — before signing an agreement with the Taliban.
Michael Bloomberg leading Florida's Democratic Primary race, new poll says
Florida's Democratic Primary race has a new leader. According to St. Pete Polls, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is now leading the pack of Democratic candidates in Florida.
Natalie Dormer Scorches The Earth — Literally — In Fiery New Trailer For ‘Penny Dreadful: City Of Angels’
Fans of "Penny Dreadful" are looking forward to the new season of the inventive supernatural series set in a Victorian London, but should prepare for some big changes. In fact, what is technically the fourth season of "Penny Dreadful" is, for all intents and purposes, an entirely new show, featuring a different story, a new…
Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Slashes 15% Staff
Galaxy Digital, a crypto merchant bank established by Michael Novogratz, has cut its staff by 13 - around 15 percent of its total workforce.
BusinessLine wins ANMI award
The Hindu BusinessLine won an award in the “Most Diversified Coverage-Newspaper” category at a ceremony organised by the Association of National Exchanges Members of India (ANMI) in New Delhi on Frida
Turkey ready to work on CPEC projects, says President Erdogan alongside PM Imran
Calls for increasing bilateral trade between the two countries to $1 billion, before bringing it up to $5 billion.
Cheap game deals: the best Xbox, PS4, and PC games on sale this weekend
These cheap game deals are offering top PS4, Xbox One and PC titles for less this weekend.
Total considers stopping fuel oil sales for power: CEO
ABERDEEN, Scotland (Reuters) - France’s Total (TOTF.PA) is considering stopping sales of fuel oil to power markets as the energy giant seeks to reduce its carbon footprint and grow its renewable power business, its chief executive told Reuters.
What Iran's attacks on American bases tell us about China's missile program
The belief that Chinese missiles are numerous, but inaccurate, is likely now outdated.
Ionotronic technology that doesn't require liquid electrolytes
A team of researchers from the University of Massachusetts and Harvard University has developed a type of ionotronic technology that does not require liquid electrolytes. In their paper published in the ...
MCMC warns certified Android TV box suppliers not to offer illegal streaming
The Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has issued a warning to all Android TV box suppliers not to misuse the SIRIM and MCMC labels. It emphasised that certification for such media boxes does not cover applications that permit illegal streaming of copyright content.
Portfolio Protection: Time Will Come When Silver Shines Brighter
This precious metal has constantly lagged behind gold, but everybody knows perfectly well the time will come when silver shines brighter.An unexpectedly long bullish market should eventually end. Havi
UNIPORT expels 8 students over alleged plagiarism, malpractices
The Senate of University of Port Harcourt (UniPort) has expelled eight students over alleged misconduct bordering on plagiarism, extortion
IND vs NZ | Prepared to bat anywhere, reveals Hanuma Vihari
Hanuma Vihari on Friday revealed that he is well-prepared to bat anywhere in the pecking order against New Zealand in the First Test of the two-Test series. The right-hander also revealed that the conditions in the New Zealand A game were surprising as there was extra bounce in the wicket.
Bill Wyman to Auction Amp That Got Him Gig With Rolling Stones
Bill Wyman announced plans to auction the Voc AC30 amp that got him his place in the Rolling Stones, along with many other items, in February 2020.
Deputy proposes ban on sale of plastic bags
THE sale of plastic bags in Jersey could be banned by next year if the States approve proposals lodged by a backbencher.
Bolton councillors who joined anti-homes protest group accused of doing it 'just to win votes'
The Hulton Community Action Group is fighting plans for hundreds of homes at Eldercot Road
Drop In School Attendance Concerning
Results out today showing a drop in school attendance in 2019 is a cause for concern, says NZEI Te Riu Roa President Liam Rutherford.
Gerrard has no regrets over criticising Rangers players
Rangers manager Steven Gerrard insisted Friday he had no qualms about publicly upbraiding his players after a damaging defeat at Kilmarnock all but handed the Scottish Premiership title to arch Glasgow rivals Celtic.
Stranger Things 4's Big Spoiler... Really ISN'T a Spoiler
With its Stranger Things Season 4 teaser, Netflix answered one of the hit show's biggest questions, enabling the series to focus on what matters.
5-year-old who rescued family from fire gets honor
KINGSTON, Ga. (AP) — A 5-year-old boy who saved his family from a house fire received special recognition Friday from officials in northwest Georgia. Noah Woods woke up Sunday to...
Govt willing to do more beyond Budget to boost growth: Nirmala Sitharaman
Sitharaman said that if required, the government would take more steps beyond Budget announcements.
Sterlington man accused of forcing woman & baby into truck at knife-point
Sterlington police have arrested a man accused of a domestic incident in which the victim says she and her baby were kidnapped at knife-point.
Updated: INEC Declares Diri winner of Bayelsa guber election
The coast is now clear for the Bayelsa State People's Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in the 2019 election, Senator Douye...
Don C & Beats Craft Chicago-Inspired Studio3 & Powerbeats Pro Earphones for LeBron James
The basketball icon will gift these to his NBA All-Star Weekend teammates.
Lara Trump reacts to liberal 'View' hosts defending Hunter Biden: The hypocrisy is 'glaring'
Trump 2020 campaign adviser Lara Trump appeared on “Fox & Friends” Friday to point out the hypocrisy of “The View” hosts defending Hunter Biden after being scrutinized for suspiciously being a benefactor of a Ukrainian gas company while his father, Joe, was serving as vice president in the Obama-era.
Mom-to-be Tanya Ryan opens up to explore love and self-discovery with first album
Tanya Ryan figures she was seven years old when she wrote her first song.It had to do with a young girl whose father goes off to war. The girl’s mother later informs her that he has died and …
Latinos Laugh at Pete Buttigieg Stumbling over Spanish
Former Mayor Pete Buttigieg tried to kick off a town hall event with Latino voters on Thursday by showing off his Spanish skills.
FG transfers oil assets, OML 98, from PanOcean to NPDC
The Federal Government, Friday, transferred ownership of Oil Mining Lease, OML, 98 to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company, NPDC
'Felt bad': Mamata Banerjee on not being invited to E-W Metro launch
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday took umbrage at not being invited to the inauguration of the East-West Metro corridor, asserting that her team had to 'shed tears' to sanction the project when she was the railway minister.
New virus has infected more than 64,000 people globally
A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 64,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring to its origin late last year and the coronavirus that causes it.The latest figures reported by each government's health authority as of Friday in Beijing:— Mainland China: 1,380 deaths among 63,851 cases, mostly in the central province of Hubei.— Hong Kong: 56 cases, 1 death— Macao: 10— Japan: 259, including 218 from a cruise ship docked in Yokohama, 1 death— Singapore: 67— Thailand: 33— South Korea: 28— Malaysia: 19— Taiwan: 18— Vietnam: 16— Germany: 16— United States: 1
Harry and Meghan to close Buckingham Palace office and cut staff
The Sussexes are due to officially start their new life outside royal duties in the spring of this year.
Google calls out Samsung for ‘unnecessary’ changes to Android’s kernel
In a security-focused post, Google has called out Samsung, one of the biggest Android OEMs, for "unnecessary" changes to the Linux kernel core.
AMP embarks on 'whole of wealth' cross-sell
The strategy unveiled by the AMP CEO has seen Bell Potter put a Buy recommendation on the stock for the first time in four years.
Belarus to Russia: We'll siphon off your transit oil to Europe if necessary
MINSK — Belarus threatened to siphon off oil from Russia’s transit pipeline to Europe unless Moscow restarted crude supplies and accused the Kremlin on Friday of using energy prices as leverage to try to swallow up its former Soviet neighbor.
Young people in England urged to have MMR vaccine following mumps surge
Public Health England says fivefold increase partly down to ‘Wakefield generation’ who missed out on vaccine
Coronavirus outbreak: Chinese ambassador advises SA nationals to stay in China, rather than return home
The panic about the coronavirus is 'man-made and unnecessary' and South African nationals are advised to stay in China, the ambassador to China in South Africa has said.
Reform in Saudi Arabia: The Climate-Coffee Connection
The beans that power the kingdom’s coffeehouses, which are hotbeds of talk about social change, are threatened by diminishing water supplies
The sneakers you'll see NBA players wearing at All-Star Weekend
The All-Star Game is returning to Chicago for the first time since 1988, and sneaker companies have big plans for the NBA's events.
Canadian officials helping in Japan after 12 Canadians contract virus on ship
Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne says Canadian health workers are assisting in Japan after 12 Canadians contracted the novel coronavirus while on a cruise ship.
NBA Fantasy Stud of the Night: Lou Williams
Every morning The Hoops Manifesto scours the boxscores from the previous night’s NBA games to find which player helped out his fantasy owner the most. If you are here looking for a different…
Belgrade's Victor Monument Back On Its Pedestal
An iconic monument in Serbia’s capital, Belgrade, has been returned to its familiar place in a city park after months of restoration work. On February 14, workers lifted the Victor monument, known as Pobednik in Serbian, onto its pedestal overlooking the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers. The statue was cast in 1913 and erected in 1928 as a symbol of Serbia's victories against the Ottoman Empire in the 19th century and the Austro-Hungarian Empire in World War I. The repairs, which were needed after more than 90 years of exposure to the elements, cost more than $200,000.
Elon Musk Agrees Tesla Model 3's Australian Price Seems High
The Model 3 was supposed to be Tesla's budget option for electric vehicle-fans but import fees and taxes meant that for Australians, it was far from that. In a strange omission, it seems Elon Musk agrees it's a bit high too....
First gameplay footage surfaces for the PC version of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary
343 Industries has launched a new flight/beta phase earlier this week, and below you can find the first gameplay footage from Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary.
Real-life exorcist on coming face-to-face with the devil – and his failsafe test to see if someone is possessed
A REAL-life exorcist has revealed what it’s like to come face-to-face with the devil – and his failsafe test to see if someone is possessed. Father John Szada, who delivers mass in Lati…
If you haven't started saving for retirement, don't panic, but get a plan
OTTAWA - Canadians are bombarded by advertising preaching the virtues of starting to save for retirement early, letting the benefits of time and compound in
Pamela Anderson Admits ‘I’m Not An Easy Wife’ After 12 Day Marriage To Jon Peters
Pamela Anderson confessed on Twitter that she's 'not an easy wife,'
Public services urged to 'think autism'
Health services and the criminal justice system are among services being urged to consider the needs of users with autism – such as offering a quiet space in A&E if needed.
Maserati SUV Officially Announced For 2021
Maserati has announced that the first pre-production models of its new SUV will begin rolling off the assembly line before the end of the year.
Kourtney Kardashian Shares Group Photos Of Sisters And Mother Kris Jenner Flipping The Bird On Valentine’s Day — Is This A Message To Scott Disick?
Kourtney Kardashian chose an interesting photo to share on her official Poosh Instagram account for Valentine's Day and now fans are wondering if it
Europe wants G20 to make taxing digital giants top priority this year
Finance ministers and central bank governors of the world’s 20 biggest economies meet on Feb. 22-23 in Riyadh
Mino Raiola: Milan’s ambitions will be a factor in Gianluigi Donnarumma’s future
Gianluigi Donnarumma’s future at Milan will be decided after Euro 2020, according to the goalkeeper’s agent, Mino Raiola.
3 Stocks That Will Only Break Your Heart
A display chip designer, electric-car maker, and space travel upstart are hot names this year, but they could cool down at this point.
A large Swiss chocolatier that works with Hershey and Nestlé says it's rolling out 3D printed chocolate to the masses
Hotels, restaurants, and coffee chains could soon start offering customized 3D printed chocolate to customers.
‘Seven killed’, many injured as ‘bandits’ attack Kaduna market
Seven people were allegedly killed by suspected bandits in a market at Maro village, Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state on Wednesday. The incident was said to have happened about
Mum of murdered Ellie Gould, 17, says she would still be alive if she knew self-defence
Thomas Griffiths, 18, was jailed for more than 12 years for stabbing his ex-girlfriend Ellie Gould to death at her home in Calne, Wiltshire, with friends saying she could have survived if she knew self-defence
UNN would continue to honour academic excellence, hardwork — VC
The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, Prof. Charles Arizechukwu Igwe, yesterday, said the institution would...
Five cities testing people for coronavirus when they have flu symptoms
Five U.S. cities have begun testing people with flu-like symptoms to see if they might instead have the new coronavirus that originated in China, a sign that officials think cases of the virus may be seeping into the country despite screening at airports.
Zonnique Pullins’ Fans Admire Her Snatched Figure – Check Out Tiny Harris’ Daughter Leaving The Gym
Zonnique Pullins made fans happy when she announced that she just dropped some new music. Her mom, Tiny Harris, also supported her on social media as
Auger-Aliassime into Rotterdam semis
Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime is heading to the semifinals at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament. The 19-year-old from Montreal beat Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene 6-4, 7-6 (6) in quarterfinal play at the ATP Tour 500 indoor hardcourt event on Friday.
Ex-England captain Dave Watson has brain disease "most likely" result of heading ball
Dave Watson's wife Penny says that the 73-year-old's consultant thinks that it is "in all probability Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy"
Bursa Malaysia ends higher on news of stimulus package
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — Bursa Malaysia ended higher today as market sentiment was lifted following news that the government will unveil an economic stimulus package to address the Covid-19 outbreak on February 27. At 5pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rose 5.30 points to its intraday...
Z Stock Could Win but the U.S. Might Not
Demographic megatrends presents a massive tailwind for Zillow, but housing affordability is a metric to watch.
WHO: Coronavirus cases among health care workers peaked in third and fourth week of Jan
"We need to know more about the infection of 1,760 Chinese health workers, including the time period and circumstances," World Health Organization (WH
Sacked Cabinet minister plans to spend time at the pub after reshuffle
Julian Smith was replaced as Northern Ireland Secretary in Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s reshuffle on Thursday.
Adani arm, AAI ink pact for 3 airports
Adani Enterprises Limited (AEL) on Friday signed concession agreements with Airports Authority of India (AAI) for operating, managing and developing three airports — Lucknow, Mangaluru and Ahmedabad —
Farage: Boris's Huawei Decision 'Imperils Intelligence Sharing'
Nigel Farage has warned Johnson's decision to allow Huawei to assist in the development of the 5G network "imperils" intelligence sharing.
New Arrokoth Studies Throw Open A Window Into The Early Solar System
On New Year’s Day 2019, NASA’s New Horizons visited Arrokoth (2014 MU69), the furthest world ever explored by a human spacecraft. Three new papers publishe
Place Ize-Iyamu, EPM under surveillance, Edo govt urges security agencies
The Edo State Government has called on all relevant security agencies to place the former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and other members of the Edo Peoples Movement (EPM) under close surveillance in order to put an end to the sudden rise in the use of explosives to createRead More
U.S. January industrial output falls on weather, Boeing drop
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. industrial production fell 0.3% in January as unseasonably warm weather held down the output of utilities and Boeing Co (BA.N) cut production of civilian aircraft, the Federal Reserve said on Friday.
Felt Bad: Mamata Banerjee on Not Being Invited to East-West Metro Launch
Banerjee, who was the railway minister from 2009-2011, said that she was not even informed about the inauguration after having shed tears years back to get the project approved.
Fran Drescher Talks Cardi B Being A Reinvention Of 'The Nanny' In A Possible Reboot
"I have always felt that she would be a great 21st century Fran Fein."
'Cool' candidate Michael Bloomberg adds memes to campaign arsenal
Michael Bloomberg's campaign said Thursday it has invested in sponsored Instagram meme content in a new illustration of his record spending aimed at securing the Democratic presidential nomination.
FG appoints new director for Nigerian French village
Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Federal Ministry of Education has appointed Prof Lateef Ayeleru as the Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria French Language Village, Badagry, Lagos State...
NZ First photographs deeply worrying - E tu
The journalists union, E tÅ« is seeking an assurance from New Zealand First on behalf of its journalist members, that it is not involved in tracking journalists as they go about their work.
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Nigerian on-air personality, Stephanie Coker, has shared photos of the Bentley she received for this years Valentine. Taking to her Instagram page, the television presenter for MTV Base Africa and Ebony Life TV, wrote that she
5G iPhone and iPad Pro arriving in the fall - Gizchina.com
5G iPhone and iPad Pro arriving in the fall. 5G iPhone and iPad Pro Models With A14 Series Chip will Launch in Fall 2020.
The Pixel 4 and 4XL are Bargains in Currys' Valentine's Sale
Whether or not you've got someone buying you sugary things and beheaded flowers this Valentine's Day, Currys PC World is thinking of you.
Afghanistan: airstrike kills eight after US hails breakthrough in Taliban talks
Victims believed to be civilians while Trump said on Thursday there was a ‘good chance’ of agreement on reduction of US troops
Catalyst deposition on fragile chips
Electrocatalysts can help to obtain chemicals from renewable raw materials or to use alternative energy sources. But testing new catalysts brings challenges.
Sunmi drops 'Gotta Go' dance practice video
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China’s capital Beijing imposes 14-day quarantine on arrivals
BEIJING (Reuters) - The Chinese capital Beijing is imposing a 14-day self-quarantine on all those returning to the city, and will punish those who refuse to quarantine themselves or follow official rules on containing a new coronavirus, city authorities said on Friday.
Facebook’s Zuckerberg wants ‘new framework’ for digital tax
Paris, France | AFP | Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday backed moves by the OECD group of free-market economies to reform the way online giants are taxed worldwide, even if that means companies like his own paying more to national governments. “We also want tax reform and I’m glad the OECD is looking …
Two men set for court after Tipperary street assault and robbery
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Chinese husband escorts his doctor wife to work by driving behind her to ensure he doesn’t catch coronavirus from her… as she walks through the rain at 3am
The female paediatrician, who works in a hospital treating coronavirus patients, had been staying away from home out of concerns that she could catch the disease and pass it onto her partner
MPs fear to censure Gen. Tumwine
By Friday, only 20 MPs had appended their signatures to the motion, out of the required 153 members of Parliament.
Macron's candidate for Paris mayor quits race over sex tape
Emmanuel Macron's candidate for Paris mayor, Benjamin Griveaux, withdrew from the race over a leaked sex video Friday, in a blow to the French president's party ahead of March local elections.
Price Analysis Feb 14: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, XTZ, ADA
A deeper correction may have to wait as many major cryptocurrencies are looking strong and their uptrend is likely to continue.
Nurturing violent actors a dangerous policy: Pak media after Hafiz Saeed's conviction
Prominent Pakistani newspapers on Friday said there is a growing realisation within the government and security establishment that nurturing violent actors like Hafiz Saeed was a dangerous policy and the time has come to put an end to their
US-mediated Nile dam talks fail to produce solution
Ethiopian officials said Friday that negotiations this week in Washington failed to resolve a long-running dispute with Egypt over a massive dam on the...
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My curse on Echesa is real, Atwoli says after ex-CS arrest in Sh39bn scam
Echesa was sacked two months after the supposed curse from the Cotu boss
Artificial intelligence ‘could prevent disease’
Experts have been looking at whether technology can be used to predict conditions early enough for effective treatment.
Commuter suffers horrific facial injuries after being attacked and robbed while walking to the train station
A HELPLESS woman was battered black and blue by two twisted thieves as she walked to a train station. The innocent 50-year-old was ambushed in Sydney by the despicable duo who stole her bag, phone …
Court remands farmer for allegedly killing vigilante commander
A Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a farmer, Fidelis Ogah, 26, who allegedly killed a vigilante commander, be remanded.
Carrie Underwood's Son Isaiah Calls Maddie & Tae's Madison Marlow His Valentine
He might be only 4 years old, but Carrie Underwood's son, Isaiah, is already smitten with someone –- and it isn't his mother! Underwood shared on social media a humorous exchange she had with her firstborn, where she asked a question and got an unexpected, yet humorous, answer.This morning I [...]
Rat stuck in window and decomposing rodent among Walsall hygiene horrors
A rat scurrying across a shop window, dead rodents, filthy cooking equipment and out-of-date food putting lives at risk.
Paul Scholes questions Man Utd's decision to sign Odion Ighalo
Manchester United secured former Watford striker Odion Ighalo on loan in the January transfer window after Marcus Rashford picked up an injury.
CDC grant allows CUNY SPH and NYU Grossman School of Medicine to participate in CPCRN meeting
Fifty-three cancer researchers from eight different academic institutions around the country and their federal agency partners met in Chapel Hill on January 27 and 28 to launch the next five years of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network.
Polish government ends standoff over Jewish museum chief
WARSAW, Poland - Poland's government on Friday accepted a compromise candidate as the new director of Warsaw's landmark Jewish museum, ending a long impasse
'Love Island' Season 2 Premiere Date Announced
Love Island USA is coming back! CBS made an aptly timed announcement on Valentine's Day to announce that Season 2 of Love Island will premiere Thursday, May 21, setting up a summer full of wild twists, turns and — of course — romance. The network announced that host Arielle Vandenberg and [...]
Northern Ireland to Scotland bridge would be 'utter waste of money', SDLP says
The proposed bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be an "utter waste of public mone...
Royal Bank of Scotland to be renamed after 293 years
The Government-controlled bank will become NatWest Group and agreed to a 5p-a-share special dividend after profits hit £4.2bn last year.
3 teenagers arrested for stealing head of corpse from grave for rituals
The world has evolved to a point where money is now the order of the day. If you don't have money your worth and respect in society become minimal. This
Green Day Will Play “The Hits” On This Year’s Hella Mega Tour
Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong has given an insight into the setlist for Green Day's upcoming Hella Mega Tour with Fall Out Boy and Weezer.
Senate Passes War Powers Resolution To Stop Trump From Launching 'Illegal' Attack On Iran
The Senate on Thursday passed a War Powers Resolution aimed at preventing President Donald Trump from launching military action against Iran without congressional approval.
Sony PS5 retail price could be higher than PS4 due to cost of parts
The Sony PlayStation 5 is slated to launch later this year but Sony has yet to determine the price for the console. Sources claimed that the manufacturing costs for the company's latest gaming console are hiking up, mainly caused by a scarcity of certain components.
Etihad Airways launches TravelPass, an innovative subscription-based travel solution
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Etihad Airways has announced a partnership with Norwegian technology developer Braathens IT, to develop TravelPass, an innovative travel solution initially aimed at corporate and frequent travellers which will launch later this year. The new TravelPass technology provides a subscription-based travel solution, allowing Etihad to offer its frequent guests complete flexibility and ease with their regular and recurring travel arrangements. Customers can purchase a TravelPass for a set number of trips or a particular travel period
'F***ing kill him!' Video footage shows violent Welsh rugby brawl erupt as crowd cheer on players
Two red and two yellow cards were issued as a result of the incident
Bayelsa: Dickson holds valedictory session
THE outgoing Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon Seriake Dickson was accorded standing ovation amidst commendations as he presides over h
The Bond guitar chord is back in Billie Eilish's No Time To Die theme - learn it
EmMaj9 pops up at the end of the new James Bond theme that the singer co-wrote with her brother Finneas
West Bengal: IAS weds IPS, eyebrows raised over marriage registry in groom's office
Their wedding has raised several brows as the registry was done in a government office, also presently where Tushar Singla is posted.
Control might be coming to next-gen consoles
We're due a pair of Control expansions in 2020, but that might not be the extent to which we see the game supported in the future. A curious line from Remedy Entertainment's 2019 fiscal report suggests that it might see a wider release...
Germany busts 'terrorist organization' that planned attacks on Muslims, refugees
BERLIN (Reuters) - German police detained 12 men on Friday suspected of setting up a far-right organization with the goal of carrying out attacks against politicians, asylum seekers and Muslims, the Federal Prosecutor’s Office (GBA) said.
Boris Johnson delays plans for US visit after angry phone call with Trump
Boris Johnson is understood to have cancelled plans for a spring visit to the US amid tensions with Donald Trump about the decision to allow Chinese firm Huawei to play a role in the UK’s 5G network.
Q&A: Coronavirus likely to infect the global economy
The rapid development of China's coronavirus crisis coincided with the annual idling of much of the country's economic activity due to the Lunar New Year break, which typically runs for a week or two. ...
Don't mind me - with Patricia Feehily
WE can all sit back now and relax, seeing that Tipperary wasn’t disenfranchised by a legal loophole in the general election and forced to board the ship of state at another port, a month hence, ...
Best Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus rugged cases
If you're looking for complete all-round protection for the phone, here are the best Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus rugged cases currently available.
Snapchat will soon offer mental health support when searching sensitive topics
In the coming months, Snapchat will roll out a new "Help For You" feature that will provide resources to users when they search sensitive terms involving subjects like anxiety, depression, bullying, and more.
Health minister announces four more clear of Covid-19, can go home today
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — It’s a sweet Valentine for four Covid-19 patients who were given the all-clear sign and allowed to go home today. Health Minister Datuk Seri Dzulkefly Ahmad announced that the quartet, who were the first, second, third and fifth cases to be diagnosed with the coronavirus...
I demand my boyfriend spends £2,500 on me for Valentine’s Day – and the celebrations must last a WEEK
IT’S known as the most romantic time of the year. But while most would settle for a bunch of flowers or a card on Valentine’s Day, if we are lucky, for others that just won’t cut it. Like Chantal B…
MSME in Tamil Nadu | An up-close view
Tamil Nadu continues to be a vibrant industrial State, with a large base of big factories and small units. The State has an estimated seven lakh registered micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME),
20 killed in central Mali village
Twenty people were killed in an overnight attack on a village in central Mali, a local official said Friday, in an apparent bout of ethnic violence in the war-torn state. "We have 20 dead. Som...
Eastern blockade remains
Members of the Mohawk First Nation say they are to meet Saturday with Federal Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller at a CN rail crossing in Ontario.
Who owns your (valuable) health data?
There's a mass of information on you out there: not just medical records, but also that compiled by trackers we wear and download. No wonder it's so valuable.
Shabbat Shalom from Israel
Shabbat about to begin in Israel. Arutz Sheva's North America desk will continue to update the site until Shabbat begins in New York.
Florida 'red flag' gun law used 3,500 times since Parkland shooting
A Florida law that allows judges to bar anyone deemed dangerous from possessing firearms has been used 3,500 times since its enactment after the Parkland shooting in 2018.
Arsenal fans react as club reportedly eye move for Real Madrid midfielder Isco
Arsenal are reportedly one of three Premier League clubs interested in signing Isco from Real Madrid this summer as Mikel Arteta looks to put a stamp on his side in the transfer market – and Gunners fans have reacted on Twitter. Spanish outlet El Desmarque have claimed that Arsenal fancy Isco and are weighing up […]Arsenal fans have reacted on Twitter to the reported news that the Gunners are linked with a move to sign Real Madrid star Isco.
2020 Democrats step up attacks to blunt Bloomberg’s rise
Democratic presidential candidates hoping to revive their flagging campaigns are increasingly taking aim at Mike Bloomberg.
'We are so proud' - President Ramaphosa shares moment with Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi
In a clip shared online, President Ramaphosa is seen joking with Zozibini Tunzi, later adding that he watched her Miss Universe crowning.
Palaeolithic rock art 'sanctuary' containing more than 100 fragile carvings of animals and abstract shapes revealed in a Spanish cave
Researchers identified the carvings in a hard to reach cave called Cova de la Font Major, near the village of L'Espluga de Francolí.
Let the Tiger roar: History likely to weigh heavy on racing's most perplexing success story
The handicapper has done Tiger Roar and Gigginstown no favours ahead of another Grand National bid, writes Johnny Ward.
Supergirl's Chris Wood Returns as Mon-El in 100th Episode Photos
New photos from Supergirl's 100th episode reveal Mon-El's reunion with the Super Friends at the Watchtower
Weki Meki are shimmering in latest 'Dazzle' teaser images
Weki Meki are shimmering in their latest teaser images for 'Dazzle' .After pairing up in white, the Weki Meki members have taken on a more dazzling c…
Democratic hopefuls step up attacks to halt rise of Bloomberg
The billionaire has been heavily criticised by Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren as they seek to invigorate their campaigns.
Side By Side singing love songs for Valentine's Day in Regina
Regina’s Side By Side quartet is expanding its Remembrance Day repertoire with some romantic harmonies for Valentine’s Day.
Ofsted handed extra cash to investigate illegal schools
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson said unregistered schools can be a ‘serious risk’ to children.
HomeKit Weekly: How Apple’s smart home platform compares to Amazon Alexa
What is the best smart home platform to build upon in 2020? Alexa and HomeKit are popular choices, and they both have benefits for consumers.
‘Irrelevant political promises’
The Wet’suwet’en Treaty Office Society is taking the executive director of the British Columbia Environmental Assessment Office to court to quash a decision extending an Environmental Assessment Certificate for the controversial Coastal GasLink pipeline project.
Luke Bryan Reveals Track List for 'Born Here, Live Here, Die Here'
Only a few hours after Luke Bryan revealed the cover for his upcoming Born Here, Live Here, Die Here album, the 43-year-old just shared the track list for his new record! The 10-song album, which will be released on April 24, includes only three songs that were written by Bryan.The album's title [...]
‘Please Don’t Let Any Man Break Your Virginity This Valentine With Coke & Shawarmer’- Father Pleads With Daughter
A caring and concerned father has literally begged his daughter not lose her virginity today, February 14 which happens to be Valentine's Day.
Rishi Sunak 'honoured' To Be Appointed As UK’s New Finance Minister
Indian-origin British MP Rishi Sunak said that he is “honoured” to be appointed as Chancellor of the Exchequer after he replaced Sajid Javid as UK's next FM.
Bengal, Karnataka make Ranji quarters; Delhi knocked out
Cricket News: Bengal and Karnataka scripted contrasting wins over Punjab and Baroda respectively to qualify for the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals on Friday. The result
Ramaphosa speaks openly about South Africa’s limited energy supply
While delivering the 2020 State of the Nation Address, President Cyril Ramaphosa spoke openly about South Africa’s limited energy supply.
Daily Dose: Habibi, "Stronghold"
Cupid has Habibi caught in a headlock on "Stronghold." Their new album, 'Anywhere But Here,' is out today via Muddguts.
Los Angeles wiping out 66,000 old marijuana convictions
Los Angeles County prosecutors are partnering with a nonprofit technology firm to wipe out or reduce up to 66,000 marijuana convictions that disproportionately impacted minorities over decades. The
‘Bali remains safe’, says provincial health agency after Chinese tourist tested positive for COVID-19
DENPASAR, Bali: A traveller who was tested positive for COVID-19 after returning to China from Bali is unlikely to have contracted the virus in ...
Review: Tame Impala delivers on beautiful 'The Slow Rush'
“The Slow Rush,” Tame Impala (Interscope Records)Time can be a comfort or curse. It can heal, but it can also compress, building up a pressure that begs for
Saudi fine jewelry label spotlights Amina Khalil
JEDDAH: Journey down the winding streets of Jeddah’s historic Al-Balad district and you’ll reach one of the many UNESCO-protected traditional homes that proliferate the area. Step inside and you’ll come into contact with something you didn’t expect: Several video works and installations that explore environmental crises in Saudi Arabia and worldwide.
Dan Loeb’s Third Point Discloses $115M ViacomCBS Stake
The hedge fund also revealed that it cut its holdings in Fox Corp. by more than 37 percent, and acquired a $130 million stake in Amazon.
CBDT backs PM Modi's claim; says only 2,200 professionals declared income above Rs 1 crore in FY19
PM Modi drew flak for his comments recently only 2,200 professionals declared income above Rs 1 crore per annum but CBDT has clarified that it's true
Extinction Rebellion calls for London Fashion Week to be scrapped
The climate change group wants 'to stop the fashion industry’s exploitation of planet, people and animals.'
Adios, X-Class! Tuner unveils 'Final Edition' versions of Benz's bakkie
Carlex Design has taken the wraps off two new “Final Edition” versions of the X-Class to say farewell to Mercedes-Benz’s double-cab bakkie...
Iowa Caucus: DNC Had Much Bigger Role in Failed App Than It Claimed, Leaked Docs Show
Document says DNC should have 'continual access' to security, system logs & more for infamous app
MOVIES & BOOZE: The definition of romance brought to you in wine form
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James McClean Emerges As Injury Doubt Ahead Of Euro 2020 Playoff
James McClean faces a race to be fit for Ireland's crucial Euro 2020 playoff against Slovakia next month after suffering a medial knee ligament injury.
Gold seized at RGIA
An air passenger was detained by Customs officials at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport for smuggling 1.2 kg of foreign origin gold from Jeddah. The accused passenger, who is being questioned by the
Braves bringing veteran Alonso to spring training
The Atlanta Braves have signed first baseman Yonder Alonso to a minor league contract with an invitation to the major league spring training. The 32-year-old Alonso gives the Braves depth behind Freddie Freeman, who had surgery in October on his right elbow.
Has BBNaija’s Seyi Engaged His Longtime Sweetheart, Adeshola?
If you are looking for what to make you scream "God When...?", Seyi Awolowo and his longtime sweetheart, Adeshola have just the right moment.Before you
Want to Be Like Steve Jobs and Put a Dent in the Universe? Kick Your Ego Out First. Here's How.
Innovators are often seen as egotists, but the best ones are the furthest from it.
Sex tapes sink Macron's candidate, spark outrage in France
PARIS (AP) — Rivals from across France's political spectrum joined in a chorus of alarm and dismay Friday and warned that French democracy is in danger after an online leak of graphic sexual images led an associate of President Emmanuel Macron to pull out of the race for mayor of Paris.Rapid expressions of support for Benjamin Griveaux were a striking reminder of the longstanding and widely held view in France that public servants' private lives are largely off limits, especially what they do in private settings with consenting adults.A Russian performance artist who accused Griveaux of lying to Paris voters and “big hypocrisy” claimed responsibility for sexually explicit posts that apparently prompted the candidate t
Invest in a centrally-managed approach to work placements
Embedding good quality work experience in the NHS is vital to attracting the college students needed to address the workforce crisis, writes Gillian Cairn
'I’m Optimistic That Dominic Cummings Will Be Changing Things For the Better' – Political Analyst
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s new cabinet has met for the first time following yesterday’s reshuffle, which saw the likes of Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid, Housing Secretary Esther McVey and Business secretary Andrea Leadsom lose their posts.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar faults Uddav Thackeray over transfer of Bhima-Koregaon case
The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Friday in his first criticism of Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray after the alliance government formed in Maharashtra in November last year, said that the CM has made a wrong decission by letting the NIA take over the probe into the Elgar Parishad case.
#TECH: First major tech event of 2020 cancelled over Covid-19 fears
THE Mobile World Congress (MWC) has become the first international tech event cancelled due to the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.
The Interview That Should Terrify Owners of Freeport-McMoRan Stock
Freeport-McMoran stock works on paper. But higher cash flow will go to a management team that's already destroyed billions in value.
Caution notice from COMED-K
The Consortium of Medical Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK) has issued caution note for students registering for Under Graduate entrance test during 2020-21 academic year scheduled to be held on May 10th 2020.
Kobe Bryant tributes abound at NBA All-Star Game in Chicago
Tributes to the late Kobe Bryant, the Los Angeles Lakers legend who died last month in a helicopter crash, will play a major role in Sunday's 69th NBA All-Star Game. This year's annual showcase of
Bed Bath & Beyond's Meltdown Has Only Just Begun
The retailer’s unexpected fourth-quarter update indicates that things could get much worse before they get any better.
Sanjay Nirupam Asks 'Is Delhi Congress Aware?' As Maharashtra Defies Party On NPR, Elgaar
Pointing out the disconnect between Central Congress High command and state Congress, Mumbai Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam tweeted on NPR and Elgaar Parishad
Kejriwal invites PM Modi for his swearing-in ceremony on Sunday
AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to his swearing-in ceremony on Sunday.
'People are suffering': French doctors cite funding, staff shortages in public hospitals
French public hospitals have been hit by walkouts for more than 10 months. Outside the Hôpital Saint-Louis in Paris, pasted messages attest to rising anger and concern among medical staff, who say th…
Is there still value in an auto show?
With Volvo and Mercedes absent from Toronto, it’s becoming clear that automakers are finding other ways to allocate their marketing budget
Brush Fire Off Patterson
Arson reportedly started by 4 juveniles, one wearing a back pack. The fire is in a creekbed off the 200 Block of Merida Drive in Santa Barbara/Noleta.
U.S. Dollar Rises On Continued Flow Of 'Safe Haven' Money
The recent rise in the value of the US dollar appears to be connected with the flow of risk averse monies seeking a safe haven investment.This is not a new factor for US markets as the country has rec
Woman threatens to dump fiancé unless he spends £2,500 on Valentine's Day
Chantal Blakey has dumped previous boyfriends for buying her chocolates from the reduced section and taking her to KFC on Valentine's Day.
Former priest convicted in 1960 Texas slaying dies at 87
A former Texas priest who was sentenced to life in prison for the 1960 killing of a schoolteacher who came to him for confession has died, prison officials said. John Bernard Feit, 87, died Thursday afternoon at Huntsville Hospital, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice said. Prosecutors said Garza
US January industrial output falls on weather, Boeing drop
WASHINGTON, Feb 14 — US industrial production fell 0.3 per cent in January as unseasonably warm weather held down the output of utilities and Boeing Co slowed production of civilian aircraft, the Federal Reserve said today. The Fed said manufacturing production fell 0.1 per cent in January,...
Kolkata: Mamata Banerjee ‘felt bad’ about not being invited to metro corridor inauguration
Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off the first phase of the East-West Metro Corridor project on Thursday.
WSU president: ‘We are open for business’
— Wright State University (WSU) will have a brighter future if it can win partners among Dayton-area businesses, Wright State’s new president, Sue Edwards, told Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce members Friday.
Weinstein Prosecution: ‘Maybe His Kink Is the Fear in Their Eyes’
The prosecution in Harvey Weinstein’s Manhattan rape and sexual assault trial described him as a longtime predator during closing remarks Friday morning, arguing that he treated his alleged victims as “ants he could step on without consequences.”
Renault sales and earnings drop in tough market
PARIS (AP) — France's Renault saw its sales and earnings drop last year and says 2020 will be tough due to the need for investment in new technologies just as the market is shrinking.The company said Friday that it sold 3.8 million vehicles last year, down 3.4%, with revenue dropping about the same rate to 55.5 billion euros ($60 billion).That almost wiped out its net earnings, which amounted to just 19 million euros last year compared with 3.4 billion euros a year earlier.Interim chief Clotilde Delbos said "the visibility for 2020 is limited due to an expected volatility in the market.
Man kills brother’s wife and her mother over property dispute
A 32-year-old woman and her mother were hacked to death by her husband’s brother over a property dispute at Chandrayangutta here on Friday morning . The accused, Rahman, along with another person, all
Bookshop makes donation to trans charity every time it sells JK Rowling book after author accused of 'transphobia'
A bookshop in London has announced it will donate to Mermaids, a charity that supports transgender young people, every time it sells a book by JK Rowling. On 12 February, The Second Shelf tweeted
Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020
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Swansea City and Birmingham City star Jefferson Montero's transfer talks being helped along by ex-Man Utd man
The winger is in discussions over a two-year deal, according to reports
Uttar Pradesh: Journalists To Be Issued Fresh Identity Passes After Intel Of Terror Attack On CM Yogi Adityanath
UP police have started issuing identity cards carrying photographs to journalists who cover the CMs programmes
'I love you precious daddy': Daughter's heartbreaking goodbye as dad Barry Armstrong is laid to rest
Barry Armstrong died after the car he was in smashed into a house on Chichester Road in South Shields last month
Renowned Turkish novelist acquitted in terror trial
ISTANBUL, Feb 14 — A Turkish court today acquitted renowned novelist Asli Erdogan on charges of membership of an armed terror organisation. The court in Istanbul also acquitted Erdogan, who is living in exile in Germany, of disrupting the unity of the state, and dropped charges of spreading...
EUR/JPY challenges 119.00 ahead of US data
The persistent soft tone surrounding thje European currency in combination with the stead pace in the Japanese safe haven are forcing EUR/JPY to trade
Engine ‘fanatic’ Titchmarsh thrilled to join Flying Scotsman for line reopening
The event was held following the completion of works to rebuild nearby White Lane Down Bridge.
Tom Holland Crashes Chris Pratt’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ Interview, Asks A Very Important Question
Tom Holland surprised Chris Pratt during an appearance on Thursday's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" The "Spider-Man" star sat in the audience, and questioned his "Onward" co-star about who his favourite actor was. Pratt didn't say Holland and instead went for Denzel Washington. RELATED: Chris Pratt Introduces New Production Company With A Musical Nostalgia Tour Of His…
Police captain gunned down in Iloilo encounter with rebs
According to Police Regional Office 6 director, Brigadier General Rene P. Pamuspusan, the young Capt. Espanto was the team leader of the Reconnaissance Company of the Regional Mobile Force Battalion 6 who clashed with NPA rebels in Barangay Aglobong in Janiuay municipality around 5:45 p.m. last Wednesday.
Wolverhampton woman, 23, wins £500,000 country farmhouse in raffle
A 23-year-old Wolverhampton woman got the shock of her life today when she was announced as the winner of a raffle to win a £500,000 farmhouse.
The Best Workout Videos To Do Alone
There’s nothing like a YouTube video when you want to do a workout but just want everybody to leave you the heck alone. No classmates, no passers-by on the footpath, and you can even ignore the people you live with if you find a room to yourself and close the door. Ahh, peace. Now queue up one of these:...
The Future Perfect turns 1970s Beverly Hills house into third Casa Perfect showroom
Design gallery The Future Perfect has created its third Casa Perfect showroom to pay homage to its 1970s aesthetic of the Beverly Hills house it inhabits.
Bristol Rovers boss Ben Garner remains focused on long-term project despite winless start at the Gas
The Gas boss is not panicking despite going 11 games without a win.
Don't Expect The Valve Index To Come To Australia
It may not seem like the biggest deal in the world that the Valve Index isn't available in Australia. But when you consider the fact that the headset launched in June last year, and the closest thing the world has seen to Half-Life 3 is launching in just over a month as a VR-only game, the headset's absence is...
‘System by default’ – how to make a good idea a reality
Implementing the new ‘system by default’ approach to running and organising the NHS must be delivered through incremental change that identifies what is needed and what will work, not through central diktat. Writes Nick Ville.
Bleeding Edge – here’s a look at Gizmo’s abilities, specials, and supers
In the latest series of Bleeding Edge videos, we're given a look at basic abilities, Supers, and Specials for Gizmo, one of the DPS heroes in the game.
SSC CPO Paper 1 Result 2019 likely today
SSC CPO Paper 1 Result 2019-2020: The results of CPO examination will be announced on February 14, 2020. The candidates can check the results through the website- ssc.nic.in
If you are a side chic dating a married man, you better be cashing out- Mercy Aigbe
Mercy Aigbe, has advised single ladies dating married men to ensure they are cashing out of that relationship. The Nollywood actress gave the advice in her Valentine's day message to lovers. In a video she
Hong Kong unveils cash handouts as virus deepens economic woes
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the government will dip into its financial reserves – some of the world's healthiest – to give cash subsidies to sectors hit hardest by the crisis
Researchers realize two-photon pumped nanolaser from formamidinium perovskites
Formamidinium (FA) perovskites have exhibited outstanding optoelectronic properties in efficient solar cells and light-emitting diodes. However, their development on nanolaser application has rarely been ...
What Fred has done in training to improve at Manchester United
Man Utd have been on a warm weather training camp in Spain and Fred has been impressing again and Michael Carrick has explained why.
Apple Designing 5G iPhone Antenna Module In-House After Being Dissatisfied With Qualcomm's Version
Apple is designing the antenna module that will be used in its 5G iPhones in-house because it was unhappy with the version that Qualcomm designed,...
Moto3, SIC58 team presentation at Misano: "Never be satisfied"
Moto3: The team is ready for its fourth season in the world championship with confirmed riders Suzuki and Antonelli. Paolo Simoncelli: "We want to do better than last year".
When is the UK Budget 2020?
The UK Budget 2020 is due next month but after the shock resignation of Sajid Javid this week the government may be forced to delay the date.
A140 REOPENS after closure for power cut
Nearly a mile of the A140 was closed for more than four hours today whilst engineers worked to repair a fault in overhead power lines.
Special camps to distribute aid for differently abled
MADURAISpecial camps for differently abled persons to distribute aid under the Assistance to Disabled Persons for Purchase/Fitting of Aid and Appliances (ADIP) Scheme would be held across Madurai dist
How Will The Democratic Primary Change Now That It’s Moving To More Diverse States?
Many observers of the 2020 Democratic primary expect that the race will be much different as it moves to states with more diverse electorates. In particular, th…
Tuchel 'sure' that Neymar will be fit to face Dortmund
Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel on Friday said he was "sure" that Neymar would recover from his rib injury in time to play some part in the French club's Champions League last-16 first leg against Borussia Dortmund next Tuesday.
The White House is likely to unveil 10% tax cuts for the middle class in September, Kudlow says
President Donald Trump could announce a second tax cut package just months ahead of the 2020 election this fall, offering a revamped campaign message after the first round failed to gain widespread support.
Biologists investigate the role of the largest animal brain cells
The brains of most fish and amphibian species contain two types of conspicuously large nerve cells. These are the largest cells found in any animal brain. They are called Mauthner cells and trigger lightning-fast ...
Mario Kart Tour wins best racing game at Dice Awards, beating Crash Team Racing
In a surprising turn of events, Mario Kart Tour for iOS and Android has won the Dice best racing game award beating the likes of the super fun, Crash Team Racing. Mario Kart Tour took home Racing G…
Hey, XFL, your next franchises are watching with great interest in Ohio
If the XFL wants to have long-term success, then it needs to set up shop in these Ohio markets.
Bernie Sanders will be good for American economy, top economist says after Goldman Sachs attack
Bernie Sanders’ economic policies would be good for the American economy, according to a new book by a renowned economist.
World ATM Congress 2020: FABEC OPS Theatre hosts operations experts from around the world
FABEC OPS Theatre returns to World ATM Congress 2020 with a bold agenda centred on new operational concepts including urban air mobility, dynamic airspace configuration, initial Trajectory-Based Operations (iTBO), data sharing, resilience management, interdependencies of ATM performance, understanding delay, and the value of forecasts. The presentations, chosen from more than 50 requests received from five continents, provide valuable insight into new systems entering the market. Speakers will share their experiences and exchange views with industry experts in an international forum
Rob Vanstone: How I missed Kobe Bryant's 81-point game
Rob Vanstone still laments the fact that he missed an opportunity to see Kobe Bryant’s 81-point game in person.
Who was Lulu? 114 years later, a Valentine’s gift won’t tell
A sweet message in a vintage book of poetry has a Marysville man pondering the life of his great-uncle.
The Friends Central Perk LEGO Set is Back in Stock
The iconic Friends NBC series began its 10-year run in September of 1994 and went on to become a [...]
Assad regime helicopter is shot down for the second time in four days as rebels boost attacks on Syrian government
The Syrian National Coalition shared footage of a burning helicopter crashing to the ground as they announced the aircraft had been downed. Pictured is the first attack.
Six Online Deals You Need To Know About In Australia Today
G'day! Here are some cracking online bargains for Lifehacker readers, including: 70% off official Thermos products, Valentine's Day gift cards, cheap Xiaomi electric scooters for adults, $200 cashback at eBay and more!...
ISL: Odisha keep play-off hopes alive with 2-1 win over NorthEast United FC
Football News: Odisha FC kept themselves in the hunt for a Indian Super League play-off spot after a come-from-behind 2-1 win over NorthEast United FC at the Kalinga
Want the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip? Here are the Best UK Network Deals
Today is the day that Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip goes on sale, which is kind of a surprise considering it was only announced on Tuesday night. Still, the fact that you can order it right now, and not have to wait weeks or months like you would with a pre-order, gives it an obvious advantage to the S20 range.
AAP to Contest All Elections to Local Bodies Across India to Expand Base: Gopal Rai
Rai said the party has convened a meeting of its national executive on Sunday to deliberate on expanding the party by projecting its "positive nationalism".
Passengers on quarantined Diamond Princess cruise celebrate Valentine's Day
"Cupid's avocado" for dinner, heart-shaped messages for the crew, but also painful separation: for those trapped on board the quarantined Diamond ...
ALRANZ welcomes Abortion Legislation Select Committee report
ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa welcomes the Abortion Legislation Select Committee’s report, released today.
NATO Chief Urges Intra-Afghan Talks
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, in an interview with TOLOnews on Thursday at the NATO defense ministers’ meeting in Brussels, said that the only thing that can create conditions fo
AAP to fight all local bodies polls across India to expand base: Gopal Rai
Rai called BJP's nationalism "negative", asserting that AAP will expand its base by highlighting on "positive nationalism"
Jones, Fleury open Scotties with winner-take-all matchup
The winner of Friday's wild card draw between Team Jennifer Jones and Team Tracy Fleury will be placed in Pool B as the No. 3 seed and will instantly become a top contender to capture the Tournament of Hearts title. Watch the Wild Card Draw LIVE tonight from Moose Jaw, SK. at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT.
Amazon May Have Finally Cracked This Huge Retail Category
The company's decade-long efforts to make inroads in this $700 billion category may be starting to pay off.
Indian Security Official Denies Kashmir’s Deadly Terror Attack Case Hitting Dead End
New Delhi (Sputnik): In 2019 on 14 February, a suicide bomber belonging to Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad rammed a convoy of troops on a main highway in Jammu and Kashmir, killing 40 members of India's paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
Defending the Undefendable: The unending list of Zanu Pf apologists
When the Zanu PF Youth league members held a press conference to name and shame people linked to Zimbabwe's economic woes some applauded the move.These were you...
Trump maintains he can intervene in cases after Barr urges him to curb tweeting
President Trump on Friday asserted he has "the legal right" to insert himself into the Justice Department's handling of criminal cases one day after Attorney General William Barr said the president's
Police seek help finding man who burglarized Summerlin church
Las Vegas police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who burglarized a Summerlin church.
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Emmanuel Macron's candidate for Paris mayor, Benjamin Griveaux, has withdrawn from the race over a leaked sex video, in a blow for the French president's party ahead of March local elections.
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Ramayan-theme based train taking routes linked with Ram by March-end: Rlys
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Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is ahead of former Vice President Joe Biden in Florida, according to a new poll.
South Sudan ‘ignores reports on oil pollution and birth defects’
Four separate environmental reports seen by journalists have never been released publicly.
WanaArtha Life’s securities accounts blocked by AGO in Jiwasraya trickle down effect
WanaArtha Life assured its policyholders that the policy benefits in the insurer were safe and that it was trying to handle the situation with the AGO, OJK and other relevant authorities.
UK could face ECJ if it fails to apply Irish protocol
The UK can be brought to the European Court of Justice if it fails to carry out checks and controls on goods going from Great Britain to Northern Ireland, EU sources have confirmed.
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DOJ Declines to Pursue Criminal Charges against Andrew McCabe
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Airlines suspend China flights due to coronavirus outbreak
(Reuters) - Airlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak.
Hold the chocolate and flowers, ‘adopt’ a clownfish for Valentine’s at this resort in Thailand
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Vietnam says monitoring over 5,000 Chinese workers for Covid-19
HANOI, Feb 14 — Vietnam is monitoring more than 5,000 workers who returned to the South-east Asian country after the Lunar New Year holiday for signs of Covid-19, state media reported today. Yesterday, Communist-ruled Vietnam quarantined a rural commune of 10,000 people near Hanoi because of...
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Manchester United legend slams the club for lenient approach to star during the Winter break
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'Luv ya Lolley' - Nottingham Forest fans show their love for Reds ace
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Police ordered to conclude searches on Echesa’s properties by Monday, free him afterwards
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Looking to the future, Rose said "climate, and the role we can play in accelerating the transition to a low carbon economy" was among her "initial areas of focus where we can make a substantial impact".
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The first passengers began leaving a quarantined cruise ship off Japan's coast on Friday to finish their isolation in government-designated lodging after testing negative for the new coronavirus.
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Ogun: NDLEA destroys 34,560 kg of drugs
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has publicly destroyed over 34, 560 kilograms of hard drug in Ogun.
Coetzee ready to juggle coaching and Tennis SA roles
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Dems Demand Barr Resign, Float Second Trump Impeachment Over Roger Stone Controversy
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Man jailed for driving at baby in pram in Milnathort after being dumped
A man who drove at speed towards a baby in a pram has been jailed for a total of 31 months.
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I oppose House Bill 2109, which would increase certain penalties for the crimes of assault, burglary, criminal property damage, and theft by one grade, because of its financial ramifications compared to benefits. I would support more taxes for enforcement.
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First passengers exit quarantined Japan ship
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AGR dues: DoT withdraws order seeking no coercive action against telcos
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Aircel-Maxis case: ED and CBI file status reports of inquiry into the Chidambarams
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23 Indian fishermen held for trespassing Pakistani waters
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Facebook to allow paid political messages that are not ads
Policy change comes days after U.S. presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg exploited a loophole to run humorous messages promoting his campaign on the accounts of popular Instagram personalities.
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Transitional Justice Processes Critical To Lasting Peace, Security Council Hears
Michelle Bachelet was speaking during an open debate on the role of transitional justice—which includes mechanisms such as truth and reconciliation commissions—in building and sustaining peace.
REPORT: The Witcher Season 2 Casts Two More Witchers
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French Oscars academy promises reforms after Polanksi row
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Armed police carrying machine guns storm Manchester's Arndale shopping centre in anti-terror training exercise 'to prepare for real-life scenarios'
Greater Manchester Police staged the major terrorist incident at the Arndale Centre last night. Armed police in full riot gear were seen running around wielding large guns and shields.
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World War II real-time strategy game Company of Heroes is now available on iPad
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The leadership hopeful also urged the party not to veer away from the left-wing policies in its rejected manifesto.
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Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition out today and Seth joins the roster
Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition is now available for PC and PS3 alongside Seth, who joins the Champion Edition roster as the 40th character.
China moves to ease mounting anger with reset of virus fight
China took action on two fronts to gain control of the spiraling coronavirus outbreak gripping the country: reporting a dramatic increase in cases and ousting top officials who failed to check the disease’s expansion.
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The passenger, who was on board Bangkok-Delhi SpiceJet flight, was quarantined by the Airport Health Organisation (APHO) after the plane landed at Delhi airport on Thursday.
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Standard Life Aberdeen chief executive Keith Skeoch has been appointed as the new chairman of the Investment Association (IA), whose members manage some £7.7 trillion of assets.
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DXY is shedding some ground after reaching fresh yearly peaks in the proximity of 99.20 earlier on Friday. The current overbought levels in the dollar
Three to switch on UK 5G in 66 locations by the end of February
UK carrier Three is going to switch on 5G in 66 locations at the end of February, in several major cities and some fairly small towns as well.
We've got the roundup of the Marvel's Avengers editions and pre-order info
Marvel's Avengers doesn't release until September, but the achievements are already out — and now we've got the pre-order info too.
Get ready to get love advice from Idol Raffy on Valentine’s Day
#shopeelovedoctulfo 'Di pinansin ni crush? Pinagpalit ng jowa? Sinulot ng best-friend? Ipa-Tulfo mo sa Shopee Love Doc ngayong Valentine’s Day! Best known as a hard-hitting, no-holds-barred commentator on issues pertaining to abuses and injustices committed by people in power against ordinary citizens, Raffy Tulfo is no stranger to love, having helped many Filipinos who come to him for domestic and marital concerns. The Valentine’s Day special will air on Shopee Live today February 14, 2020 and will run from 6PM – 7PM. Netizens will get to comment their love problems on Shopee’s Facebook post, and these will be featured on Shopee Live to be answered by Mr. Action Man himself.
EXCLUSIVE: Hearn shares details as Tottenham, Arsenal battle for AJ fight
Tottenham and Arsenal are set to battle it out to host Anthony Joshua’s next fight against IBF mandatory Kubrat Pulev.
Beware of the perils of swimming against the tide
Why the share market and the ocean have much in common, and the lessons we can take from learning not to swim against the tide.
NL MVP Cody Bellinger says Astros' Jose Altuve stole 2017 AL MVP from Aaron Judge
Reigning NL MVP Cody Bellinger didn't hold back when commenting about the Astros' sign-stealing methods and ensuing apologies, saying the owner's comments were "weak" and expressing that Jose Altuve "stole an MVP" from Aaron Judge.
'My friends thought I was dead': Clubber, 23, reveals her shocking injuries after she was hit in the face with a wine bottle that left her with a fractured jaw and smashed front teeth
GRAPHIC CONTENT WARNING. Cheyenne Mottishaw, 23, was outside Honeycomb nightclub in Sheffield during the attack which left her with a fractured jaw, split lip and smashed front teeth.
Setting the bar VERY high! US Air Force pilot sends engagement ring into space in out-of-this world marriage proposal
Stuart Shippee, from Missouri, launched an imitation engagement ring more than 90,000ft into the atmosphere attached to a weather balloon to propose to his girlfriend Marie Lisman.
Brahms Delivers Many Rules…and Threats in First ‘The Boy II’ Clip [Video]
STX Entertainment is heightening the mystery behind Brahms: The Boy II with this brand new clip in which Katie Holmes finds her son’s notebook that’s filled with terrifying sketches that spell out the rules, and make many, many threats. As John Squires previously explained, “The first film had revealed that the doll was just an […]
Companion or Motivator: Know what coffee means to Indian millennials
Especially the among Indian millennials this morning beverage provides the right energy that helps to make conversations throughout the day as well as helps them stay focused at work.
Woman reveals her boyfriend of nine years wants to go 'on a break' and date their flatmate
But she can stick around in case he changes his mind!
Tamil Nadu Budget: AIADMK govt focuses on flagship welfare schemes, education
he Chief Minister K Palaniswami-led government, which has been implementing a slew of welfare schemes announced the formation of a not-for-profit special purpose vehicle to finance and manage the Amma Unavgam, the pet project of Former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and allocated Rs 100 crore.
CBDT notifies forms for firms to avail lower corporate taxes
The income tax (I-T) department has notified forms for companies to avail the reduced corporate tax rates that were announced in September last year. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has
2020 Democrats step up attacks to blunt Bloomberg's rise
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates hoping to revive their flagging campaigns increasingly took aim at Mike Bloomberg, blasting their billionaire rival for trying to buy his way into the White House and raising questions about his commitment to racial equality.Struggling to recover from poor showings in the Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire primary, Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden took the lead in attacking Bloomberg. Biden, the former vice president, said on ABC's “The View” that “I don't think you can buy an election," while Warren took Bloomberg to task for his 2008 comments that ending redlining, a discriminatory housing practice, helped trigger the economic meltdown.
AutoNation - 2020 Is Shaping Up To Be A Good Year
AutoNation not only easily beat Q4/2019 earnings expectations, but was able to report strength across the board.The company saw higher margins, strong same-store sales and expects this to continue due
Dancing On Ice’s Ben Hanlin discusses daughter’s sepsis scare
He told Loose Women that his daughter is now doing ‘great’ following her illness.
AUD/USD steadies above 0.6700, looks to snap six-week losing streak
The AUD/USD pair is struggling to make a decisive move in either direction on Friday and continues to fluctuate in a relatively tight range above the
James Maddison makes Man Utd transfer decision after Leicester contract offer
Manchester United are targeting a summer move for James Maddison - and they have received a transfer boost with the Leicester City ace keen to join the Red Devils
Why Nottingham Forest boss Sabri Lamouchi is the right man for the job in promotion push
The Reds will look to bounce back from their midweek setback when they take on West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns
OK GOP Pushes Local Control on Arming Teachers for Classroom Defense
Oklahoma State Sen. David Bullard and State Rep. Sean Roberts are pushing legislation to streamline arming teachers.
Cafe Clover Team Opens American Bar Up the Street in West Village
Kyle Hotchkiss Carone, David Rabin and Jeff Kadish and chef Carolina Santos-Neves have opened American Bar in the West Village.
South Sudan’s Kiir says no compromise to end peace deal deadlock
KABUL: An air strike in Afghanistan on Friday killed at least eight people — all believed to be civilians, residents said — following US statements that there had been a breakthrough in peace talks. US President Donald Trump said on Thursday there was a “good chance” of reaching an agreement with the Taliban on a reduction of US troops in Afghanistan.
Iran holds commemoration ceremony on 40th day since Qassem Soleimani’s death
Hundreds of people attended a commemoration ceremony for the 40th day since the death of Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani in Tehran on Thursday. Footage shows people chanting against the US, the UK and Israel as Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) commander Hossein Salami gave a speech. Salami warned Israel and the US that Iran would “strike” them if they made a “wrong step” in the region. “The final slap is on the way. This path continues until the day that the Islamic nation expels the last American soldier from the Islamic land and puts the Zionist regime on the path of the definite decline.” “The US’s policies have gradually been revealed nowadays and these policies do not work anymore,” said Tehran resident Mohamad Abedian. “The US should also know that, by the assassination of Gen. Soleimani, it was proven again that the martyrdom of the Soleimani will strengthen the power which brings the US to its knees.” Tensions between the United States and Iran have risen amid the killing of Soleimani, who was…
MAGPIE program makes classroom feel like home for Saskatoon students
The class gives Indigenous high school students the ability to see their culture and identity reflected in education.
IBPS SO interview call letter: Steps to download
IBPS SO interview call letter: The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the main exam as well as the interview. The main will have 80 per cent weightage and interview will have 20 per cent weightage.
Martin Keown claims Tottenham star Eric Dier is playing in the wrong position
Martin Keown has insisted that Eric Dier needs to be moved from a midfield role into a defensive position. The 26-year-old played in defence earlier in his career, but has made a name for himself as a central midfielder and been a part of the Spurs team in that role in recent years. He’s also […]Martin Keown believes that Tottenham player Eric Dier needs to be moved from midfield to defence.
Tech event calendar 2020: Upcoming shows, conferences and IT expos
Our sortable chart offers information, dates and locations for a variety of IT-focused events coming up over the next year.
21 states reject $18 billion opioid settlement offer from drug wholesalers
More than 20 state attorneys general on Friday penned a letter rejecting an $18 billion settlement offer from three major drug wholesalers meant to end litigation against their role in the opioid
Supreme Court Ruling: Why we declared PDP's Diri Bayelsa governor-elect – INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained why it has paved the way for the swearing-in of the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Douye Diri, as governor of Bayelsa State after Thursday's Supreme Court judgment that sacked the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, David Lyon, who won the November governorship election.
Christina Koch Is Reunited With Her Dog After 328 Days In Space And We're Crying
It's hard to imagine life as an astronaut. Making daily scientific breakthroughs while you orbit the globe, witnessing Earth from the best seat in the hous
Darksiders Genesis launches on Xbox One
If you're interested in the game on Xbox One, you'll be happy to know that it's available right now. Those who preordered got 24-hour early access. The preorder cost $35, but now it's $40.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored for the 18th time in 14 matches to save Juventus from defeat in the Italian Cup semifinal
Cristiano Ronaldo scored for the 18th time in his last 14 games to rescue Juventus from defeat in the Coppa Italia semifinal first leg against AC Milan on Thursday.
Octavian wins feature event
Sebastian’s ward Octavian, ridden by Yash won the Air Force Cup (Div. I), the feature event of the races held here on Friday (Feb.14). The winner is the property of Mr. B. Deepak Rai, Mr. Prem Kumar M
Sana Khaan On An EXPOSING-Spree; Leaks Messages Of Fans Spotting Her Ex-BF Melvin Louis ROMANCING Other Women
Shocking! Sana Khaan shares screenshots of several fans claiming that they have spotted her ex-BF Melvin Louis romancing other women in the past, take a look
The US Air Force has updated and broadened its dress code to allow turbans, beards, and hijabs
Airmen were previously allowed to make a request for religious accommodations, but they were granted on a case-by-case basis.
Kentucky to pay atheist $150G for rejecting 'IM GOD' license plate
A federal judge ordered the state of Kentucky to pay more than $150,000 to the groups representing a self-described atheist for denying him a personalized "IM GOD" license plate.
Pipeline protests expected to continue, governments to meet with First Nations
Anti-pipeline protests that have severed vital freight and passenger rail links across Canada could heat up today, with the added threat of activists planning to shut down government offices in British Columbia's capital.
President Kovind Appoints Kejriwal as Next Delhi CM; 6 MLAs to Take Oath as Ministers
President Kovind Appoints Kejriwal as Next Delhi CM; 6 MLAs to Take Oath as Ministers
‘King’ - Aston Villa fans are absolutely loving player’s Tottenham post
Aston Villa news - Borja Baston, the deadline day signing from Swansea City, will be involved in the AVFC squad for the first time when Tottenham visit Villa Park on Sunday
New NIRA board tasked to expedite issuance of identity cards
Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Deputy Chief Justice has tasked the newly appointed Board Members of the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) to restore confidence among citizens in the issuance of the National Identity Cards. Justice Alphonse Owiny-Dollo said several Ugandans have been left in a state of uncertainty by the delays …
Mark Carney sees silver lining in Brexit hit to economy
Mark Carney has said there may be a silver lining to Brexit and welcomes the Prime Minister's plans to address weak productivity.
Banksy plays with violence and innocence in Valentine's Day graffiti
LONDON (Reuters) - British street artist Banksy is thought to have given a Valentine’s Day gift to his home town of Bristol in western England with the appearance of a new mural showing a small girl with a catapult and a splatter of red flowers.
Jimmy Hoffa associate who was suspect in union chief’s disappearance dies
Charles ‘Chuckie’ O’Brien was portrayed by Jesse Plemons in Martin Scorsese film The Irishman.
7 ways supermarkets try to tempt you into spending more money
Wonder why you always end up making impulse buys at the supermarket? Here’s some of the tactics they use to get shoppers to part with more cash.
Miami and Atlanta are more vulnerable to aftershocks from WeWork’s woes than cities like New York and San Francisco
Cities most vulnerable to a pullback in the office-share craze sparked by the rise of WeWork aren’t New York and San Francisco, according to a new DBRS...
OnePlus 8 visits GeekBench benchmark, reveals Snapdragon 865 as standard chipset
The OnePlus 8 has just been to GeekBench and in the process, has revealed what will power it. Good news, it's the Snapdragon 865.
When are US monthly retail sales figures and how could they affect EUR/USD?
Friday's US economic docket highlights the release of monthly retail sales figures, scheduled at 13:30 GMT. Consensus estimates point to modest growth
Maple sap is flowing for 2020 Maple Festival
It’s been a great year for sap in Highland County, with the basic – and only – ingredient in maple syrup flowing at a record rate.
Beware oil execs in environmentalists’ clothing – BP could derail real change
If the company wants us to believe it can be part of the solution, it needs to stop drilling, says campaigner Alice Bell
Council says vehicle ban a success despite business complaints
Central Dunedin businesses are up in arms about cars and buses being banned in the Octagon. The Dunedin City Council is hailing the trial closure of the landmark as a success but retailers say it has left them out of pocket and unsure of their future if any ban becomes permanent. The council is holding a series of pedestrian-only trials in the Octagon from January to late March, at the cost of $150,000. The plan is being marketed as the Octagon Experience. The current trial, which began on 27 January and finishes on Sunday, is the most widespread.
Irish firm signs €40m deal to supply European and UK markets
An Irish food company has signed a €40m deal with Lidl, which will see it supply its Irish, Eur...
InnSpire expands into Latin America through strategic partnership with Nimbus Networks
MEXICO CITY - InnSpire, provider of a comprehensive technology suite that helps drive a seamless, world-class guest experience for some of the world's most iconic hotels and brands, has completed the company's first foray into the Latin American market through a strategic partnership with leading telecommunications specialist, Nimbus Networks. The new regional reseller/distributor partnership has already resulted in Nimbus Network's installation of InnSpire's suite of networking and guest-facing technology in four hotel properties in Peru, which include the AC CostaVerde in
AGR-hit Vodafone Idea postpones Q3 analyst call
The filing, in late evening on Thursday, said the new date of the call will be intimated separately but did not give any reason for the postponement.
'Best squad? Biggest budget? People were getting too carried away' - Lambert assesses Ipswich Town's fading form
Ipswich Town have dropped to seventh in the League One table after claiming one point from their last four games. Here's what Paul Lambert had to say about pressure and expectations ahead of tomorrow's visit of Burton Albion.
The first ever Sonic Station Live broadcast, which is kind of like a Nintendo Direct for Sonic, debuts next week
There's a lot of Sonic-related things happening in the near future (most notably, the debut of the new film), and Sega wants to capitalize on it as much as possible. The publisher has announced a new initiative called
Legal aid payments to lawyers rose to more than €60m last year
Defence team in Mr Moonlight murder trial shared almost €1m in legal fees for 2019 work
Snow Problem: Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell talk Downhill
Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell sat down with us to discuss their latest movie, and other questions about life, death and relationships.
Will $100M Dodger Stadium renovation be completed by Opening Day?
With a $100 million renovation underway at Dodger Stadium, fans are asking if the outfield pavilions will be ready for Opening Day, which is just 41 days away.
'Cheese wedges' no more after planning appeal dismissed
The future of former council offices which were set to be turned into homes is now in doubt after plans for the site fell through.
Turkey says to export fast-results coronavirus detection kit
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey will in coming days export to Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan locally-produced coronavirus detection kits that can get results in about two hours, its health minister said on Friday.
TechRadar's next-gen survey: let us know what you think about PS5 and Xbox Series X
Have your say on next-gen game consoles for a chance to win a £250 / $300 Amazon voucher.
Age differences in Disney couples
One Zachary Bisenio created a handy chart illustrating age differences in Disney couples. There are some interesting surprises, to be sure, but also lots of statutory rape.
'Mr and Ms Valentine': Afghanistan celebrates with roses and fashion
KABUL (Reuters) - After a busy afternoon walking the catwalk in a luxury hotel in Kabul on Friday, Salma Hussaini was named Afghanistan’s first “Ms Valentine”.
Love boat: Valentine’s Day on a quarantine cruise
Valentine's Day: "Cupid's avocado" for dinner, heart-shaped messages for the crew, but also painful separation: for those trapped on board...
Latest Arsenal odds: the £20m match-winner to back big as William Saliba seeks redemption
The midfielder returned to action in the 3-2 home defeat to Bologna last weekend but managed to get his name on the scoresheet
Perth ministers back American 'gay sin' preacher Franklin Graham
The group have asked for the decision to cancel the preacher's appearance to be reversed
James Blake releases statement defending girlfriend Jameela Jamil
'It’s pretty disgusting to watch the woman I love just be dog piled on every day for such ridiculous things'.
OneUnited Bank Stresses Importance of ‘Loving Ourselves’ After Harriet Tubman Visa Draws Ridicule
OneUnited Bank chose to respond with love amid the hate and ridicule it received over its new limited-edition debit cards honoring trailblazer and
Lion Air offers discounts to rev up business amid virus fears
Indonesia’s largest low-cost carrier is offering significant price cuts for flights to and from three destinations in the country as the aviation business is weighed down by concern over the coronavirus outbreak.
Justice Dharmadhikari of Bombay HC resigns citing personal reasons
He has been constantly expressing his displeasure on the pace of the probe by the CBI and SIT into killing of rationalist Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar.
Valentine: Eateries record large turnout of customers in Ekiti
Eateries in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, on Friday, experienced large out of customers celebrating this year’s Valentine’s Day with their
The Most Romantic Accessories of the S/S20 Season
The first of a series of seasonal edits themed on breeds of bird, Matthieu Lavanchy and Chloe Grace Press present Spring/Summer 2020’s most romantic accessories, inspired by the lovebird
Plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients believed an effective treatment
Doctors have called on recovered COVID-19 patients to donate blood as plasma taken from recovered patients contains a high concentration of antibodies and has proven very effective in the treatment of patients in severe conditions.
ZEE TV set to spruce up weekends with ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa – Lil Champs’
ZEE TV is bringing back its flagship singing reality show ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa – Lil Champs’ this month. The popular series will be returning with a robust line-up of judges and host. The channel has unveiled the first promo of its judges, which for the first time will see superstar 90s singers Kumar […]
Knoxville couple gets engaged at Pilot station where they met
A Knoxville couple is celebrating their future together after they got engaged at the Pilot station where they met.
Shame on you Twitter trolls for doubting Zulaikha Patel’s activism
The girl who sparked the Afro protests at Pretoria Girls High School in 2016 was invited to attend the State of the Nation Address on Thursday.
Being the youngest never leaves you – I went to work in Lion King socks
My family’s idea of me will never change, even when I’m trying to celebrate my 50th
'Pretty juicy' - Dombrandt vs Tuisue in battle of the Test hopefuls
Alex Dombrandt and Albert Tuisue know all about international rejection and will use their head-to-head clash to continue battling for test recognition.
Daily Deal: TREBLAB Z2 Wireless Noise-Cancelling Headphones
The Z2's earned their name because they feature twice the sound, twice the battery life, and twice the convenience of competing...
Forever 21's $81 Million USD Bankruptcy Deal Gets Preliminary Court Approval
“Clearly, this is the only bid, and the alternative is liquidation, which is certainly not in anyone’s interest.”
Struggling Morocco oasis risks becoming mirage
ANKARA: A Syrian military helicopter was shot down over the last major opposition bastion in northwest Syria on Friday, the second such incident in a week of high tensions with Turkey. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said two pilots were killed. The Turkey-backed National Liberation Front rebel group claimed responsibility. It came as Syrian and Russian forces pressed
US’ 4th extension shows Huawei’s strength: industry insiders
The US Department of Commerce announced on Thursday that it was issuing a 45-day extension allowing US companies to continue doing business with Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co. It is the fourth such extension by the US.
Dancing On Ice’s Ben Hanlin discusses daughter’s sepsis scare
He told Loose Women that his daughter is now doing ‘great’ following her illness.
Insured losses from storm Ciara could near $2 billion, RMS estimates
(Reuters) - Total insured property losses from storm Ciara, which was named Sabine in Germany, could be between 1.1 billion and 1.8 billion euros ($1.2 billion-$1.95 billion), catastrophe risk modeling firm RMS estimated on Friday.
Presidency responds to Malema's 'GBV challenge'
Responding to Malema on Friday, Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko, said the president had consistently said on the record ...
Celebrate Children’s Day With A Free Swim At TSB Pool Complex
Stratford district will be celebrating all our tamariki this Children’s Day with a free pool party at TSB Pool Complex, Sunday 1 March from 1pm to 3pm.
Not approached by any telco to finance AGR dues, says SBI chairman
The payments to be made by the companies include Rs 53,000 crore by Vodafone Idea, Rs 35,500 crore by Bharti Airtel and Rs 14,000 crore by the now defunct Tata Teleservices
Global economic security critical, Trudeau to tell security conference
OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will address the Munich Security Conference today and urge global leaders to accept that a changing world requires more effort to bring economic prosperity for all. Trudeau’s speech comes after he spent the last week in Africa and Kuwait, where he said several times that improving access to education …
India's curbs on Malaysian palm imports disrupts global edible oil trade
Malaysia's latest palm export data revealed the impact of India's restrictions, with shipments to India in January falling 85% from a year earlier to 46,876 tonnes, the lowest since 2011
British PM Johnson welcomes new cabinet
LONDON, Feb 14 — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson greeted his new cabinet of senior ministers today, vowing to repay the trust of voters by improving infrastructure, cutting crime and building more hospitals. “It’s great to see you all here and congratulations to you all on achieving, or...
Toyota Mobility Foundation launches City Architecture for Tomorrow Challenge with MDEC in Kuala Lumpur
The cities of today are evolving at a rapid rate, and with increases in population in them, this has placed significant pressure on infrastructure and
Telecom dept orders telcos to clear dues by February 14 midnight
Bharti Airtel offered the Department of Telecom to pay ₹10,000 crore by February 20.
CPP Investment Board posts 3.6 per cent rate of return for its third quarter
TORONTO — The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board says it earned a return of 3.6 per cent during its most recent quarter, after expenses. Net assets for the Toronto-based fund manager grew to $420.4 billion as of Dec. 31, up from $409.
Color coding Valentine’s date
Sweet something and nothings were uttered and whispered by lovers and couples as they celebrated Valentine’s Day yesterday wearing red, pink or white. Others also took advantage of this special date to propose.
iQOO 3 with Snapdragon 865 chipset, 5G connectivity will debut in India on February 25
The Snapdragon 865-powered iQOO 3 5G will debut in India on February 25. It is also slated to be launched in China on the very same day.
England train in front of 10,000 fans at Twickenham ahead of Ireland clash
Eddie Jones’ team have made a mixed start to the Six Nations, losing to France in Paris before overcoming Scotland 13-6.
The Lure of A Fancy Car
There is a well-trodden route from R&D to sales and Dick Skipworth, who founded Memec which became the world’s third largest distributor, like so many others who followed that route, was seduced by a car.
No charges for former FBI Deputy Director Andy McCabe as DOJ closes case
Federal prosecutors have declined to charge former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, closing an investigation into whether he lied to federal officials about his involvement in a news media disclosure.
Alia Bhatt Compliments Her Outfits With 'maang Tikka' Like A Pro, See Pics
Alia Bhatt has always grabbed the attention of fans and followers with her style. Here are a few times when she rocked the traditional look with a maang tikka.
BREAKING: INEC declares Diri Bayelsa Governor-elect
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the candidate of the People's Democratic Party, Senator Douye Diri, Bayelsa...
Major drop in new cases
China reported Saturday a figure of 2,641 new virus cases, a major drop from the higher numbers in recent days since a broader diagnostic method was implemented.
Fraport to speed passengers through two Brazilian airports
RIO de JANEIRO – Fraport Brasil has installed SITA’s passenger processing technology at the two airports it manages in Brazil, Fortaleza Airport (FOR) and Porto Alegre Airport (POA). New self-service gates provide passengers with automated entry to the security checking area with a simple scan of their boarding pass. This will reduce queues and make the process four times as efficient. Andreea Pal, CEO of Fraport Brasil, said: “A significant part of our remit is to invest in infrastructure to transform
Can Jack Grealish Save Aston Villa From Relegation?
Aston Villa is in danger of being relegated from the Premier League to the second division of the English soccer pyramid for the second time in five years. The …
German economy flatlines after spending and exports slowdown
GDP growth at 0% for final quarter of 2019 with no upturn forecast in the short term
Universities say Chinese students could quit Australia
Top Australian universities warned Friday Chinese students may walk away from courses Down Under after Canberra extended a coronavirus travel ban, in a major blow to the multi-billion-dollar sector.
Pink Floyd rocker Roger Waters bashes Donald Trump as 'tyrant,' 'mass murderer'
Pink Floyd rocker Roger Waters bashed Donald Trump at an event in New York City on Tuesday while simultaneously showing support for 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.
Hugh Jackman in puzzling display of love on Valentine’s Day as stars get soppy
There were plenty of loved-up messages from celebrities on the most romantic day of the year.
Top Irish love sayings for Valentine’s Day
From James Joyce to W.B. Yeats to George Bernard Shaw and down through the generations, they have pondered life's great questions, but also expressed their love beautifully.
Alex Aja Traps Noomi Rapace in Contained Thriller ‘O2’
Prometheus star Noomi Rapace, who was also just attached to the revenge thriller The Thicket as a violent killer, will star in an Alex Aja-produced thriller O2, which will reteam the French filmmaker with P2, Amityville: The Awakening and Maniac director Franck Khalfoun. “The pic centers on a woman who wakes up in a cryogenic […]
Durham scrutinizing John Brennan’s handling of Russian interference in 2016
U.S. Attorney John Durham is reportedly reviewing John Brennan’s analysis of Russian election interference, including scrutiny of the former Obama CIA director’s handling of a secret source said to be close to the Kremlin.
Zimbabweans ready for Kasukuwere to lead them
Inflation in Zimbabwe has gone past the 500% mark, while salaries remain stagnant. A number of households are currently living below the poverty datum line and ...
USD/CAD slides to 2-week lows, further below mid-1.3200s
The USD/CAD pair maintained its offered tone through the early North-American session and dropped to fresh two-week lows, around the 1.3235 region in
Mark Steyn: Dems prefer a 'principled socialist lunatic' like Bernie over 'corrupt' establishment
Fox News contributor Mark Steyn said on Friday that the rise of socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., in the Democratic Party is attributed to lack of trust in “corrupt” moderates in the Democratic field.
Frederick Koch, low-profile Koch brother, dies at 86
Frederick Koch, who kept a low profile as an arts benefactor rather than joining the family oil business that became Koch Industries, has died, according to the New York Times. He was 86.
Telemarket scammer talks to a bot for over 10 minutes
The Jolly Roger Telephone Company is a subscription service that answers phone calls from suspected scammers and connects them to a bot that will happily chat with them for hours, days, or weeks. T…
US bans visits by Sri Lanka army chief over war crimes
Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, whose appointment last year drew wide international criticism, will be ineligible to visit the United States, as will his immediate family, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said. "The allegations of gross human rights violations against Silva, documented by the UN and other organizations, are serious and credible," he added.
UK police deny responsibility for poster urging parents to report kids for using Kali Linux
Updated: Using Discord, too, is apparently a warning sign that your child is turning into a naughty hacker.
This is what it feels like to have Covid-19 coronavirus
FOR one Covid-19 coronavirus patient at ground zero of the outbreak, the journey from infection to recovery was a nightmare scenario that entailed multiple hospital visits, symptoms so severe he thought he would die and quarantine under police watch.
One in four African children live in conflict zones - Report
According to available data, in conflict situations, girls were far more likely to be raped or fall victim to other forms of sexual abuse than boys.
Artists refresh murals in Kakaako for the 10th Pow! Wow! Hawaii | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
A new wave of creative energy has hit the streets — and literally, the walls — of Kakaako as the 10th Pow! Wow! Hawaii gets underway this week.
Storm Dennis: Scottish weather warning upgrades to amber with 'danger to life'
Heavy rain and strong winds are expected to blast the country for the remainder of this week as storm Dennis hits.
ESO telescope sees surface of dim Betelgeuse
Using ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT), astronomers have captured the unprecedented dimming of Betelgeuse, a red supergiant star in the constellation of Orion. The stunning new images of the star's surface ...
S. Sudan ‘unity’ army not ready for peace as deadline looms
Mapel, South Sudan | AFP | At a remote and spartan bush barracks in South Sudan, a motley collection of government soldiers and their rebel enemies chanted in unison, raising their mock wooden guns to the sky. “South Sudan! Victory!” they cried out, as women ululated. Troops from both sides of the battlefield broke into song …
Father’s ‘torture’ after losing legal battle over baby son’s treatment
Karwan Ali and wife Shokhan Namiq wanted medics to keep providing life-support for four-month-old Midrar Ali but judges have declared he is dead.
Federer's Only Clay Court Tournament of 2020 Will be French Open: Report
The confirmation means Federer will be out of action for almost two months.
LIFE HACK: You Can Chuck Yr Goon In The Soda Stream To Make Cheapo Sparkling Wine
Thanks to Reddit user Mashed Shrooms, I have just discovered that you can make cheap sparkling wine by putting goon in your Soda Stream.
Nirbhaya case: Justice Banumathi faints while adjourning plea
Justice R Banumathi on Friday fainted during the hearing in 2012 Delhi gang-rape case in Supreme Court. She was hearing the submissions made by the Centre on separate execution of convicts in the case.
Former Rugby Coach Ayimba Reportedly Broke, Unable To Pay For Child Support
Benjamin Ayimba, former National Rugby Sevens Coach has stated that he is financially broke and unable to settle his children's school fees.Ayimba was compelled by court order to cater for his two
Corruption and mismanagement to blame for SA poor economy - Cosatu
Reacting to President Cyril Ramaphosa's SONA, Cosatu warned the government not to outsource its developmental obligations to the private sector.
Bombshell Abigail Ratchford Goes Braless In Furry Pink Set For Valentine’s Day Post
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South Africa and Pakistan were planning to play three Twenty20 games in March, but the series has been delayed over player workload worries.
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Jimmy Hoffa associate who was suspect in disappearance dies
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After collapsing on the St. Louis Blues' bench due to a cardiac episode, Jay Bouwmeester has undergone a procedure to restore his heart’s normal rhythm.
Statement at the Conclusion of the IMF Mission to Pakistan 2020
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) Mission led by Ernesto Ramirez Rigo visited Islamabad during February 03-13, 2020 to initiate discussions on the second review of the authorities’ economic reform program supported under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) arrangement. At the conclusion of the visit, Ramirez Rigo made the following statement released on February 14: “The IMF staff team had constructive and productive discussions with the Pakistani authorities and commended them on the considerable progress made during the last few months in advancing reforms and continuing with sound economic policies. The mission and the authorities made significant progress in the discussions on policies and reforms. In the coming days progress will continue to pave the way for the IMF Executive Board’s consideration of the review. “The macroeconomic outlook remains broadly as expected at the time of the first review. Economic activity has stabilized and remains on the path of gradual recovery. The current account deficit has…
Proteas win toss, opt to bowl first in 2nd T20I in Durban
South African captain Quinton de Kock has won the toss and decided that the Proteas will bowl first in the second T20 International against England.
Digging in! Incredible moment sand octopus uses its tentacles to burrow into the ocean floor and hide from predators
A sand octopus is seen wriggling its tentacles to create a 20-centimeter burrow in the ocean floor at Port Phillip Bay, Australia. It uses a funnel to shoot jets of water into the sand to create a hole.
Why Syria’s M5 is Assad’s highway to victory
For the Turkey-backed rebels fighting Assad, the motorway was a cornerstone in holding together their territory and keeping government forces at bay.
Pregnant girl, 14, reveals she claimed boy, 10, was baby’s true dad on live TV to cover up ‘rape’ by 15-year-old
A SCHOOL girl, 14, who claimed on TV that a 10-year-old boy got her pregnant now says this was a lie to hide the fact she was raped by a teenager. A 15-year-old boy has been placed under house arre…
Sheelongo needs N$ 50 000 to represent Namibia in Dubai
Namibian born multi-disciplinary visual artist and creative filmmaker, Vicky Sheelongo is requesting the public to lend support in funding her trip to represent Namibia at the 4th Edition of International Women Art Exhibition 2020 in Dubai.
How Greyhound Bus Makes Fraudsters Play Fare
The Merchant Fraud Decisioning Playbook examines new fraud threats against merchants and how businesses, payment providers and security players are responding.
Huawei Malaysia is restocking a second batch pre-order of Sakura Pink Nova 7i for Valentines
Today, the first sale of the Huawei Nova 7i was reported to be sold out and due to the commercial success, Huawei Malaysia have announced that they will be restocking it again on their online stores at 6PM for the Sakura Pink model.
Ruth Davidson pledges ‘absolute and unwavering support’ for Jackson Carlaw’s plans for change
Ruth Davidson has pledged her "absolute and unwavering support" for new Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw after he signalled plans for a policy overhaul.
International Education Institute involved in major data breach
The Institute of International Education, an educational organization that operates 200 leading international scholarship programs, left sections of its database unprotected and open to public search. Vinay Sridhara of Balbix looks into the issue.
Writer Karen Chee and Her Hot Grandpa Won Late Night This Week
Rounding up the best moments in late-night television of the week including Late Night With Seth Meyers, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Conan, and The Daily Show.
‘They are major players’ – Newcastle Utd £350m Saudi takeover would be huge says promoter
Friend of Kim Kardashian said to be key figure in talks...
Mourinho defends Alli over coronavirus video
Dele Alli is not racist and regrets posting a social media video which appeared to joke about the new coronavirus, said Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho on Friday.
China says 6 health workers died from virus, 1,716 infected
Six health workers have died from the new coronavirus in China and more than 1,700 have been infected, health officials said Friday, underscoring the risks doctors and nurses have taken due to shortages of protective gear.
FOMC minutes unlikely to include new revelations on near-term outlook – TD Securities
"The minutes are unlikely to include any major new revelations on the near-term outlook relative to what was said in the press briefing and this week'
Three madrasa students drown in Cauvery
Three students of a madrasa in Mysuru drowned when they went fishing in the Cauvery at Srirangapatna on Friday. They have been identified as Mujassim (17), Tousif (17) and Iftikar (18).The trio slippe
ICAO forecasts $4-5 billion hit to first-quarter airline revenue from virus
ICAO forecast global airline revenue could fall by $4bn to $5bn in the first quarter due to flight cancellations linked to the coronavirus
David Attenborough Edinburgh event features 'vegetarian only' menu for 'environmental' reasons
World-famous broadcaster and scientist David Attenborough is due to speak at a climate change event in Edinburgh where the menu will only feature vegetarian options.
Exclusive: Intel Xe HP 4-Tile 500W GPU EU Count Leaked, No It’s Not 512
Well, well, well, I have something really interesting for you. Remember the Xe HP GPU leak from a couple of days back that showcased a 4-tile 500W GPU? And remember how most people assumed this is a 512 EU affair with 4096 cores? Well, I decided to ask one of my sources working at Intel …
Mumps cases at highest level in a decade as a result of 'anti-vax information', says government
The number of recorded cases of mumps has soared to its highest level in a decade, new figures have shown. Mumps is a contagious infection that causes the glands on the side of the face to swell
Honor is a funny thing. One who seeks it out is unlikely to earn it from others, but one who rejects it is likely to earn his fellows’ respect. As the Sages of the Talmud teach (Eiruvin 13b), “One who chases after honor, honor eludes him; but one who runs away from honor, honor clings…
Tesla may have quietly acquired a new lithium-ion battery cell startup in CO
Recent observations by active members of the Tesla community suggest that the electric car maker may have acquired a lithium-ion battery cell specialist startup from Louisville, Colorado. If these speculations prove accurate, Tesla may very well be on the cusp of extending its lead in the electric vehicle market further. It is no secret that […]
Daisy Marquez Lies On Money In A Cut-Out Bra On Instagram
Daisy Marquez has been sharing some sultry pics on her Instagram lately, but none have been as sexy as the one she posted yesterday. Lying on her back, the bombshell was on a dark backdrop with money ...
5 Best Guest Mode Apps For Android in 2020
Are you searching for the best free guest mode apps for android? If yes, then check out the 5 best android guest mode apps in 2020.
Harvey Weinstein was turned on by the 'fear' in his accusers' eyes and thought he was a 'master of the universe' says prosecutor who tells jury his isolation of victims is the 'hallmark of a predator'
In her closing statements on Friday, Assistant District Attorney Joan Illuzi told jurors that Harvey Weinstein's New York rape trial was all about 'power, manipulation and abuse'.
The Women Behind Portrait of a Lady on Fire Believe Their Movie Can Save the World
Can Portrait of a Lady on Fire Save the world? Director Céline Sciamma and stars Adèle Haenel and Noémie Merlant debate the power of a lesbian period drama.
First Look at The Mighty Ducks' Disney+ Series Debuts Estevez and the Team
Emilio Estevez's Coach Bombay returns to the Mighty Ducks franchise with a whole new team in two first-look photos from the upcoming Disney+ series.
OKEx Expands Into India’s Crypto Market via Partnership With Local Exchange
Despite the ongoing uncertainty toward crypto regulation in India, major global crypto exchange OKEx has just made another push in the country’s market.
ConCourt orders CPS to pay back R316m to Sassa
The Constitutional Court has refused Cash Paymaster Services leave to appeal a judgment ordering the company to pay back R316m to the South African Social Security Agency.
MIT researchers report that widely used voting app could easily be hacked
CHARLESTON, W.Va — An internet voting app that has been used in pilots in West Virginia, Denver, Oregon and Utah has vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to change a person’s vote without
UK women’s soccer team to schedule training around periods
Women athletes have different needs. Period. Chelsea F.C. Women, the UK women’s pro soccer club, has announced that their training schedule will now accommodate the team’s menstrual
China's Xi pledges to minimise impact of virus
BEIJING: China will definitely be able to minimise the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and will maintain the development momentum of its ...
How Manchester City’s bitter feud with Uefa epitomises how dirty the game really is
It is hard to make sense of the strange dance Uefa and Manchester City are conducting over financial fair play. Two impenetrable organisations are locked in battle and the result will determine
20 money mistakes to avoid making in the name of love
From secrecy and poor communication to conflicting priorities and plain old bad decisions, some of the best relationship advice helps two people avoid the pitfalls of money mistakes in romance.
Consulting firms lead recruitment at IIM Bangalore
The lateral and final placements for the PGP Class of 2018-20 of the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) saw 518 offers, leading to all 428 students who appeared for placements being placed over three interview days.
Castlebar gets its third EuroMillions jackpot winner
THE winning ticket for Tuesday’s €17,000,000 EuroMillions jackpot was sold in Castlebar.
First passengers exit quarantined Japan ship
The first passengers began leaving a quarantined cruise ship off Japan's coast on Friday to finish their isolation in government-designated ...
Hong Kong actor Louis Koo to the rescue with 20,000 face masks for entertainment industry veterans
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 14 — Hong Kong actor Louis Koo jumped in to help veteran actors and actresses facing difficulties to get face masks in light of the Covid-19 outbreak. Through the Entertainers Association, Koo managed to get 20,000 face masks which will be distributed to the industry seniors....
Trump Claims Has ‘Legal Right’ to Intervene in Criminal Prosecutions But Has Not Done So
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - President Donald Trump said in a statement on Friday that he has never intervened in a criminal case thus far even though he has the authority to do so.
1980s conservatory to be replaced with traditional orangery at Stafford hall
A 1980s-style conservatory built on the side of a Grade II listed country house without planning permission is now set to be replaced with a more traditional-looking orangery after councillors gave plans the go ahead.
Two men to be extradited to Northern Ireland for alleged attempted murder of PSNI officer
The men are wanted for attempted murder of a police officer and possession of explosive substances.
Swaraj Kaushal, Bansuri Remember 'joy Of Our Lives' Sushma Swaraj On Her Birth Anniversary
Swaraj Kaushal, husband of late Sushma Swaraj, has remembered the former External Affairs Minister on her birth anniversary - the first since she passed away
Racing car electronics manufacturer goes full-throttle after factory move
A motorsports manufacturer - which makes engine electronics technology for Formula 1's sporting greats - is moving into the fast lane with its new purpose-built factory.
Report: Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho wanted by six clubs
Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City are among the Premier League clubs reportedly in the running to sign Jadon Sancho from Borussia Dortmund.
US Navy seizes Iranian weapons in Arabian Sea: video
US Central Command (CENTCOM) announced Thursday afternoon that the USS Normandy (CG60) boarded a dhow in the Arabian Sea on Sunday and seized a “large cache” of Iranian-made weapons while conducting “maritime security operations.” “The weapons seized include 150 ‘Dehlavieh’ anti-tank guided missiles (ATGM), which are Iranian-manufactured copies of Russian Kornet ATGMs,” read the February 13 CENTCOM release. “Other weapons components seized aboard the dhow were of Iranian design and manufacture and included three Iranian surface-to-air missiles, Iranian thermal imaging weapon scopes, and Iranian components for unmanned aerial and surface vessels, as well as other munitions and advanced weapons parts.” Video footage released by CENTCOM Public Affairs shows US Navy personnel boarding the vessel during the February 9 operation in the Arabian Sea. #USA Le 9 février 2020, l'#USSNormandy #CG60, alors qu'il menait des opérations de sécurité maritime dans la zone d'opérations du Commandement central américain, est monté…
Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea
The French defender worked with the Portuguese boss during the latter’s second spell in charge at Stamford Bridge.
ISL 2019-20: Kerala FC Host Bengaluru FC in Final Home Game of Season
There is no love lost between the two sets of supporters and one can expect the hosts, Kerala Blasters, to come out all guns blazing.
NASA astronaut Christina Koch feels good after record 11 months in space
Christina Koch met with reporters in Houston six days after returning to Earth from the International Space Station. Her 328-day mission — which ended last Thursday — was the longest ever by a woman.
Manchester United now 16th in financial power rankings with squad worth £625m
Manchester United have regrettably slipped into 16th on the financial power ranking. Red Devils' squad value is tentatively worth £625 million, far behind Man City which are valued at £1.062 billion.
New ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Season 7 Trailer Introduces The Bad Batch
A new Star Wars: The Clone Wars season 7 trailer introduces the ragtag unit of Clone Troopers from Squad 99, known as The Bad Batch.
After Supreme Court rap, DoT orders telcos to clear dues immediately
The order by the DoT has asked telcos to clear dues by 11.59 pm Friday.
Canon's Next Fancy Full-Frame Mirrorless Cam is the EOS R5
A couple of weeks after info leaked out regarding Canon’s next full-frame mirrorless camera, Canon today officially announced its development of the EOS R5.
Kashmir issue close to both Turkey, Pakistan: Erdogan rakes up Article 370 despite India's objection
The Turkish President, who is in Islamabad on a two-day visit, also announced that Turkey will back Pakistan in its efforts to come out of the Grey List of the FATF.
Child sexual abuse images just 'three clicks away', warns UK authorities
Paedophiles can access child abuse images online in just three clicks, the National Crime Agency in Britain warned.
Henry Rollins To Voice Tri-Klops In Netflix’s He-Man Reboot
Henry Rollins will voice Tri-Klops, minion of Skeletor and enemy of He-Man, in Netflix's upcoming He-Man reboot Masters Of The Universe: Revelation. Even if the show weren't animated, this would be pretty spot-on casting! The series' star-studded cast also includes Mark Hamill as Skeletor, Lena Headey as Evil-Lyn, Sarah Michelle Gellar as Teela, Alicia Silverstone as Queen Marlena, Justin Long as Roboto, Diedrich Bader as King Randor and Trap Jaw, Stephen Root as Cringer, Liam Cunningham as Man-At-Arms, Kevin Conroy as Mer-Man, Tony Todd as Scare Glow, Phil LaMarr as He-Ro, Kevin Michael Richardson as Beast Man, Griffin Newman as Orko, Jason Mewes as Stinkor, Susan Eisenberg as Sorceress, Alan Oppenheimer as Moss Man, Tiffany Smith as Andra, Harley Quinn Smith as Ileena, Cree Summer as Priestess, and Chris Wood as Prince Adam/He-Man. According to a press release, Masters Of The Universe: Revelation will "focus on the unresolved storylines of the iconic characters, picking up where they
Young doctors anxiously wait for jobs while state hospitals battle to treat patients
The doctors said they had been waiting since December to be placed in their community service posts after completing their ...
Russia Wants Canada To Hand Over Files On Ex-Nazi Death Squad Interpreter
Russia says it has asked Canada to hand over case files on a 95-year-old former Nazi death-squad member to help Moscow investigate the mass murder of children at a Soviet orphanage during World War II.
Bigg Boss 13 finale voting: Here’s how you can vote for contestants via Voot app
Bigg Boss season 13 finale voting: Salman Khan has already unveiled the trophy in the last episode of Weekend Ka Vaar. Here's how to vote for Bigg Boss 13 winner through the Voot app.
Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine: “People Don’t Know Me At All… They Think They Do, But They Don’t”
Megadeth leader Dave Mustaine talks Metallica, The Big Four and how he's "just getting started"
Underworld Fugitive Dawood Ibrahim Could Be Involved In 2000 Match-Fixing Scam: ACP
It’s important to clean the gentleman’s game. 19 years ago, I did whatever I could. G Ramgopal Naik, DCP Crime
Sorry Kartik & Sara, But Love Aaj Kal Is A Flop Show; These Memes Claim So!
Today, the much awaited movie of Imtiaz Ali, Love Aaj Kal, which marks the first collaboration of Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan, hit the theatres and the film failed to live up to fans expectation. In fact, there are more memes on social media than a decent review about the film.
EK Reveal Their New Vardar X3M D-RGB Fans
The best source for tech and gaming news, hardware reviews and daily fix of tech. The latest reviews of motherboards, GPUs and much more!
#TECH: Many lonely hearts are still falling for online fake lovers
It’s heartbreaking that so many lonely hearts are still falling for online fake lovers, writes Nur Zarina Othman
Vellore entrepreneurs welcome capital subsidy increase
The Vellore District Micro and Small Entrepreneurs Association (VDMSEA) has welcomed the budget proposal for an increase in subsidy for investments in MSMEs. In a press release issued here, VDMSEA pre
Why Yankees aren’t worried about new bullpen rule
TAMPA — Yankees manager Aaron Boone was unfazed by MLB’s new rule that a reliever must pitch to a minimum of three batters or until the end of the inning. “For us, I don’t think much changes,
Arsenal and Man Utd face risk of fixture chaos with July start to 2020/21 season
Arsenal and Manchester United could start their season as early as July 23 if they finish seventh and other stipulations place them in the Europa League qualifiers
Ways to make superyacht holidays more family-friendly
Many owners – and even admirers – of superyachts consider these beautiful vessels as the pinnacle of luxury, privacy and aesthetic influence. Yachts and superyachts make opulent holidays in exotic locations and exciting parties a simple prospect – but how easily can a family be integrated into such a lifestyle? Is it out of the question, or have certain exclusivity-obsessed people transformed the notion of chartering a superyacht into something it’s not? In this blog we take a look at
Carrie Underwood’s Son Thinks His Mom Is 70 And That Her Job Is To Do The Laundry
Carrie Underwood's four-year-old son doesn't quite understand how famous his mom is. In an Instagram post on Thursday, the country singer shared a photo of her son Isaiah's homework, which required him to answer some questions about his mother. RELATED: Carrie Underwood Celebrates Son Jacob’s First Birthday With Sweet Smash Cake Pics One of the…
Justice League: Zack Snyder Shares Another Cut Scene, Celebrating '214'
Justice League director Zack Snyder shares an image from his cut of the film in celebration of February 14, which holds a special significance.
Kosovo and Serbia sign historic deal on rail and road links
It comes weeks after Belgrade and Pristina agreed to resume direct flights for the first time since the Kosovo War.
Renault reports first net losses in decade for 2019
Renault also took a hit from a decline in the financial contribution of a likewise struggling Nissan
DILG chief tells LGUs to ramp up ASF prevention efforts
Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año on Friday asked all local government units (LGUs) to tighten up African swine flu (ASF) prevention efforts and similar control measures in their respective turfs.
Sebi constitutes municipal bonds development committee
Markets regulator Sebi on Friday said it has constituted a committee which will suggest on policy matters pertaining to development of municipal debt securities and facilitate municipalities for issuance of such bonds. The regulator has constituted
Rebels on the board for 2020 as Tahs plunge to horror 0-3 start
The Melbourne Rebels have snapped their Waratahs’ hoodoo and their winless start to the Super Rugby season, storming to a 24-10 win at AAMI Park.
Turkish Defence Minister meets Pakistan Army Chief
RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: The Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Turkey General (retd) Hulusi Akar met the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at Pakistan army’s general headquarters in Rawalpindi on Friday. The Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that during the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security, and measures to further enhance bilateral defence collaboration between Pakistan and Turkey were discussed. The COAS said that Pakistan values its unique relationship with Turkey and would always stand by our brothers. The visiting dignitary appreciated Pakistan’s contributions for conflict prevention in the region and for standing by Turkey and pledged the same for Pakistan. Separately, the Foreign Minister of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu also held a meeting with his Pakistani Counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad today and discussed the entire gamut of bilateral relations, and regional & international issues.
The big news: Telecom companies told to pay dues to government by midnight, and 9 other top stories
Other headlines: A third Indian on a cruise ship in Japan tested positive for coronavirus, and a parent and teacher were given bail in the Bidar sedition case.
Billie Eilish releases ‘No Time to Die’ title song, becomes youngest singer to record ‘James Bond’ theme
The 25th installment in the franchise will mark the last outing for Daniel Craig as the 007 agent
Forbes: Despite losing record, Phoenix Suns' value increases
Despite continuous seasons of losing records on the court, the value of Phoenix Suns increased again this year, according to Forbes, which released its annual list of National Basketball Association valuations this week.
The Biggest Challenges IT Teams Face On Data Integration Initiatives
IT developers are rarely starting from scratch when it comes to integration, writes Mike Kiersey, Principal Technologist at Boomi.
Petition for Briton ‘arrested in Egypt after patting security guard on back’
Friends of Tony Comaccio claim he has been falsely accused of sexual assault.
German Economy Slumps, Exports Fall, Underlines Eurozone Woes
Growth ground to a halt at the end of the year in Germany, Europe´s largest economy, as manufacturing remained in a slump and exports fell.
Nygard accused of assaults
Ten women have filed a class-action lawsuit against Canadian clothing mogul Peter Nygard accusing him of sexual assault and sex trafficking.
William Tyrrell's family accuse police of 'personal agendas' after closing address in Gary Jubelin trial
NSW detective is defending charges of illegally making recordings during investigation into disappearance of three-year-old William
Etim Bassey: Abandoned for several years and broke, former Nigerian Olympian gets help
The story of former Nigerian Olympian, "Iron Bar" Etim Bassey, always wrenches the heart whenever it is told. His career as a promising sportsman ended during the 1984 Olympics when he had torn muscles while lifting weight.
Remedy Entertainment jumps into the live-service multiplayer game pool
Remedy Entertainment revealed during an earnings report today that the developer is working on a live service multiplayer game.
Tribe bolsters OF with Domingo Santana signing
The Cleveland Indians on Friday announced the signing of free agent outfielder Domingo Santana to a Major League contract for the 2020 season with a club option for 2021. Santana, 27, spent the 2019 season with the Seattle Mariners, batting .253 (114-for-451) with 20 doubles, 1 triple, 21 home runs
Financial anxiety can take a toll on teacher performance
Even where teachers earn well above the national average, financial anxiety can affect performance, attendance, and the likelihood they'll leave their job.
Dying a desperate death: A Wuhan family's coronavirus ordeal
The Wangs are among tens of thousands of families devastated by the coronavirus in Wuhan, where the medical system has been overwhelmed by the outbreak, despite massive reinforcements and two speedily built new hospitals.
Research: Organizations That Move Fast Really Do Break Things
Prioritizing action over consideration often leads to unethical behavior.
Great Backyard Bird Count 2020 comes to Kerala capital
If you work or live on campus, you could also participate in the Campus Bird Count that is conducted simultaneously with the backyard bird count
Former Liverpool FC defender advises Jadon Sancho against Manchester United transfer
Jadon Sancho is the subject of a transfer battle from some of Europe's biggest football clubs.
Kenyan Fossil Shows Chameleons May Have ‘Rafted’ From Mainland Africa To Madagascar
Chameleons (Chamaeleonidae) are a family of unique lizards with unusual characteristics: rapidly extendable tongues, feet with two toes pointing forward and two backward, a prehensile tail, and eyes that can move independently of each other. Many species also have the ability to change the colour of their skin....
ONGC net profit falls 50% to ₹4,152 crore in Q3
ONGC has reported a ₹4,151.63 crore standalone net profit for the third quarter of financial year 2019-2020. This is 49.75 per cent lower than the ₹8,262.7 crore profit reported in the comparable quar
Here's our first glimpse of Robert Pattinson as Batman
Robert Pattinson will be the next actor to portray The Caped Crusader and we've now got our first glimpse, albeit a very brief one, of his Batman.
Body of missing British hiker found in New Zealand national park
Stephanie Simpson was reported missing after failing to return to work following a hiking trip.
Watch This Audi RS6 Avant Drag Race A Tesla Model 3 Performance
Right after the start, the Model 3 and RS6 Avant are neck and neck but shortly after, the 4.0-liter twin-turbo-powered wagon takes a huge advantage.
Shale drilling activity linked to high rates of gonorrhea and chlamydia in Texas
Researchers at the Yale School of Public Health have found that rates of two sexually transmitted infections, gonorrhea and chlamydia, are 15% and 10% higher, respectively, in Texas counties with high shale drilling activity ("fracking"), compared to counties without any fracking.
Ex-Newsweek owner dodges jail after pleading guilty in money-laundering scandal
A $35 million fraud and money-laundering scandal that ensnared Newsweek magazine and a small California Bible college wrapped up Friday with guilty pleas from two executives who had helped mastermind
Panasonic announces Miraie IoT & AI solution for homes
Panasonic has launched a new IoT solution for customers in India called Miraie. One noteworthy feature is that the platform is updatable which could minimise security risks for connected devices.
Bond Theme Forces Old Men to Have Opinion on Billie Eilish
Some teen pop singer, who we aware of on the same extremely vague and peripheral level as we are the effect of gravity, is about to become super mainstream even with the dads, as 18-year-old Billie Eilish has released her take on the global songwriting challenge that is the James Bond film theme tune.
Dark Mode comes to OneNote for Android
Microsoft has been developing Dark Mode for OneNote for Android since September last year, and the improved look has already come to the desktop and iOS. Now WinUnited reports that the feature is also rolling out to regular OneNote for Android users. The feature lets you switch to dark or light mode in settings or …
Remembering Pulwama: Memorial to 40 CRPF jawans killed in attack to be inaugurated
The names of all the 40 personnel along with their pictures will be part of the memorial along with the moto of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) -- 'Seva and Nishtha' (Service and Loyalty).
Is There Love Between Animals?
Love is an inexplicable feeling that can occur at any moment, unexpectedly. These charming animals from different worlds show us that sincere love and friendship can also arise between completely different creatures!
Outrigger Hospitality Group to acquire Hawaii Island resort
HONOLULU – Outrigger Hospitality Group announced that it has signed a purchase and sale agreement to acquire ownership of Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay, a 509-room property in a prime oceanfront location on the Island of Hawaii. The transaction is expected to close in mid-April 2020, at which time the property will be rebranded as an Outrigger Resort. The investment is directly aligned with Outrigger’s strategic business plan to expand its presence in Hawaii and beyond, furthering its
Indian Court Stays National Competition Regulator’s Investigation Against E-Commerce Giant Amazon
New Delhi (Sputnik): US E-Commerce major Amazon engaged in deep discounting during the festive season in India. India’s domestic traders are up in arms, alleging that discounting by online retailers is distorting the market
Tierney return still some time away - Arsenal boss Arteta
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta says Kieran Tierney is still a long way from returning to first team ac...
Sir Geoffrey Boycott silent on conviction criticism as he receives knighthood
The former England captain has been nominated by cricket fan Theresa May as she stepped down as PM.
Police Team Reaches College in Bhuj After Uproar Over Menstruation Check on Hostel Girls
The Gujarat State Commission for Women has taken suo moto cognisance of the alleged incident and has sought a detailed report from the Bhuj police.
Woman, 39, killed in crash between lorry and car on A5 near Weston Park
A 39-year-old woman was killed in a crash today between a lorry and a car on the A5 near Weston Park.
Pune session court transfers hearings of Elgar Parishad case to NIA court
A Pune sessions court on Friday allowed the transfer of the politically sensitive Bhima Koregaon case to an NIA court in Mumbai after Uddhav Thackeray-led-Maharashtra government gave a nod by giving 'No Objection' to the NIA taking over the probe.
Ukraine's minister explains slowdown in health care reform (Video)
The prevention and treatment of cerebral strokes and heart attacks, as well as childbirth and newborn care programs will be priorities.
Cousin Stizz Teams Up Doja Cat And Bia For "Perfect (Remix)"
Cousin Stizz links up with Doja Cat and Bia, both of whom snap on the official remix to 'Perfect.' Cousin Stizz has officially returned with a new Valentine's Day banger, this one suited for the after-hours itinerary. Picking up where previous single 'Perfect' left off, Stizz has officially brought ...
Mag-nificent! Multiple ERC winner Magalhaes returns with Team Hyundai Portugal
Love is in the air for Portuguese pacesetter Bruno Magalhães who has marked Saint Valentine’s Day by announcing his return to the one he loves, the FIA European Rally Championship.
Disney to Release Princess Wedding Gown Collection
Brides will soon be able to dress like Ariel, Rapunzel, Belle, Cinderella, Tiana, Pocahontas, Aurora, Jasmine and Snow White for their special day.
Nationals turncoat was third cab off the rank in Labor ambush
When Llew O'Brien turned on the government on Monday and did a deal with Labor, the crossbench and fellow rebel Nationals to be elected as Deputy Speaker, he spoke of the "honour'' of having such a role bestowed upon him.
Mason Greenwood praises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer role in his Man Utd development
Mason Greenwood says Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has played a major role in his
Neighbour destroyed shrine widow built for late husband in shared garden
Anthony Kenyon is accused of binning ornaments Margaret Ilkovic displayed while she was away on holiday.
Lionel Messi: Ex-Barcelona star Malcom says club depend much on their captain
Brazilian professional footballer Malcom has taken a swipe against his former club Barcelona on their over dependence on Argentina international Lionel Messi.
Huge potential for US-India ties in energy sector, ready to meet demand: US
Larry Kudlow, economic advisor to Trump, said that talks are going on between India and the US on a trade deal that could be inked during the visit of the president
Indian students stripped for menstruation checks
The students were told to undress after a used sanitary napkin was found in a garden outside Sahjanand Girls Institute, where they are banned from the hostel when they are having their periods.
Parcel of land likely to be returned to Māori at former gateway to Pink and White Terraces
On the western shores of Lake Tarawera, Tūhourangi Tribal Authority ancestors would welcome some of the Rotorua region's earliest tourists, taking them to Te Otukapuarangi - the Pink and White Terraces.
Erosion Control: Edo, NEWMAP begin compensation exercise
The Edo State Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (Edo NEWMAP) has commenced payment of compensation to about...
Asian shares aim for second week of gains amid virus scare
Global shares eased on Friday, as investors were spooked by a sharp rise in the number of coronavirus cases in China this week while oil prices ...
Several killed in central Mali village attack, local officials say
At least 20 villagers were killed in an attack in central Mali overnight, local officials said Friday, in an apparent bout of ethnic violence in the war-torn state.
This is how long it will take for the wind industry to add energy to the grid
SAWEA has asked for clarity on the planned sequence, to ensure that momentum is not lost.
Bank accounts of over 200 NDMC employees hacked, money siphoned off in Feb
Though police have received only two complaints of online fraud from the employees, NDMC employees union says more than 200 employees have lost their money after being cheated online
They documented the coronavirus crisis in Wuhan, and then they vanished | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
HONG KONG >> The beige van squatted outside of a Wuhan hospital, its side and back doors ajar. Fang Bin, a local clothing salesman, peered inside as he walked past. He groaned: “So many dead.” He counted five, six, seven, eight body bags. “This is too many.”
19.25 lakh voters in Erode district
As per the final electoral roll released here on Friday, there are 19,25,940 electors in the eight Assembly constituencies in the district. Collector C. Kathiravan released the list that was received
AIPAC: “UN Security Council Blacklist Targets US and Israeli Companies”
“We urge those principled Human Rights Council member states to reject this blacklist, which evokes echoes of Nazi-triggered boycotts and blacklists against Jews," the American Jewish Committee CEO said about the UNSC initiative.
Teen Falls from Isla Vista Balcony
Santa Barbara County Firefighters responded to a report of someone falling from a balcony in Isla Vista on Thursday evening.
Pune Police’s invite to citizens for a ‘Chai Date’ on Valentine’s Day has gone viral
Now netizens around the country have started tagging their own city's police forces to ask if similar 'dates' can be organised in their cities.
Heartbreaking moment dying Scots grandad, 75, gives Valentine’s gifts to wife of 54 years on his deathbed
THIS is the moment a grandad on end of life care melted hearts as he gave his wife of 54 years a surprise Valentine’s Day gift. Shannon Turnbull posted the touching pictures of her grandad, T…
Amsterdam could ban tourists visiting cannabis cafes and red light district
Thousands take advantage of the Dutch city's relaxed laws but now even the red light district is out of bounds as Amsterdam struggles to cope with huge numbers of visitors
Vietnam says monitoring over 5,000 Chinese workers for coronavirus
HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam is monitoring more than 5,000 workers who returned to the Southeast Asian country after the Lunar New Year holiday for signs of coronavirus, state media reported on Friday.
Marine Corps Museum commemorates Iwo Jima anniversary
TRIANGLE, Va. — The National Museum of the Marine Corps in northern Virginia is marking the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima.
Teacher cleared for lesson that had students act as slaves
A New Jersey school district has cleared a teacher of wrongdoing for having students pretend to be slaves as part of a history lesson.
Boris Johnson’s new Cabinet agrees to implement points-based immigration system
The Prime Minister chaired the meeting in Number 10 after a dramatic reshuffle which saw Sajid Javid quit as chancellor.
Tracy, Wife of Osei Kwame Despite’s Son, Flaunts Her Expensive Gold Ring – VIDEO
Tracy Akosua Gyemfua Ameyaw now Tracy Osei Asante has displayed her expensive gold ring she received as part of her marriage rites.
Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2 details emerge ahead of spring event
More details came out about an upcoming Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2. According to a report, Microsoft will refresh their Surface Book and Surface Go lineups at an event this spring.
PSG preparing shock summer move for Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson?
Paris Saint-Germain are allegedly preparing to make a summer move for Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson, who is currently on loan at Sheffield United.
FG to get N245.6bn China loan for section V of East-West road
The Federal Government has applied for N245.6 billion loan ($800m) from the China Exim Bank for the construction of the Section V of the
These cheap iPad deals start at just $250 for 2019 flagship and Pro models
Cheap iPad deals are offering the latest iPad models for as little as $250 right now.
Market LIVE: After SC AGR order on modification pleas by telcos, RIL, Airtel gain, Vodafone Idea falls
Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Bharti Airtel was the top gainer, up 3.54 per cent, followed by Bajaj-Auto, RIL and Sun Pharma. On the flip IndusInd Bank was the top loser.
BREAKING: INEC bars Diri from entering The Nation Nigeria
The People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the Bayelsa govership election, Douye Diri, who was returned as governor by the judgment ...
Ghibli’s Theme Park Will Cement the Beloved Studio’s Global Legacy
Studio Ghibli will open its own theme park in 2022, turning its beloved animated films into a profitable attraction for generations of fans.
Inside Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes' sizzling sex life and that 50 Shades confession
This Morning hosts Ruth Langsford and Eamonn Holmes aren't shy when it comes to dishing on their bedroom antics
Coronavirus Outbreak: Death Toll In China Rises To 1,488 As Confirmed Cases Of Infection Surge To Over 64,000
As many as 121 new deaths were reported on Thursday, with over 5,000 confirmed cases of infection
A Huge 76% of UK IT Projects Overrun: Mulesoft
Over three quarters (76%) of UK IT projects overrun, a new report by Mulesoft finds. And resourcing constraints married to big ambitions are...
Man eats mouldy McDonald’s Big Mac meal A YEAR after he buried it in garden
A MAN buried a Big Mac meal in a garden and waited more than a year to eat the mouldy fly-infested food in a sickening challenge. Matt Nadin, 40, from Barnsley, South Yorkshire decided to push his …
UP: Controversial Doctor Kafeel Khan Booked Under NSA For Inflammatory Speech During Anti-CAA Protests
Suspended Gorakhpur doctor Kafeel Khan has been slapped with the National Security Act (NSA) over his alleged inflammatory speech at the Aligarh Muslim University during the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests on 12 December last year.
Myanmar to complain to UNESCO over foreigners’ porn video shooting in Bagan
A report will be sent to UNESCO for its advice over taking action against the foreigners reportedly making a pornographic video in Bagan region, listed as a World Heritage Site, said Than Zaw Oo, director of the Department of Archaeology and National Museum.
The Daily Chase: Rail blockade fallout continues; Canopy rallies as revenue surges
CN said yesterday it has begun an “orderly shutdown” of its network in Eastern Canada, which forced Via Rail to halt service on all but two of its routes across the country as blockades continue to impede rail traffic.
Alan Costello: Engineering a bright future for everyone
THE last 10 months have been particularly busy, and rewarding, for Alan Costello. In April 2019, he was elected chairman of the Cork branch of Engineers Ireland.
ITV's Tyson Fury: The Gypsy King leaves viewers in tears
The heavyweight boxer opened up about his personal life and mental health in a new three-part documentary
After Top Court's Directive, Indian Govt Asks Telcos to Return Statutory Dues by Midnight
New Delhi (Sputnik): Immediately after the ruling of Indian apex court last year on payment of dues by telecom companies to the government, Vodafone’s global CEO Nick Read said the company’s future in India was doubtful. Even as Read retracted his statement immediately, weeks later his Indian partner and chairman of Vodafone Idea said it may shut.
Matt Reeves Just Shared Our First Official Look at The Batman's New Batsuit
It’s just a “camera test,” runs for less than a minute, and was apparently filmed in a room darker than the Batcave, but we finally have an official glimpse of Robert Pattinson in his Caped Crusader costume, courtesy of The Batman director Matt Reeves.
VIDEO | Australia’s Jona ‘Ronaldo’ Watts comes up with outrageous kick to inflict improbable run-out
Over the years, we’ve seen cricketers showcase their football skills and even inflict run-outs through it, albeit from a close range. However, in a one-of-a-kind run out, Australia’s Jona Watts went all Ronaldo as he came up with a pin-point kick from short-cover to inflict an outrageous run-out.
Woman reveals she ended her 15-year friendship with 'self-absorbed' bridezilla who threatened to FIRE her as bridesmaid if she didn't buy a designer dress or pay $1,500 for the bachelorette party
An anonymous woman, from the US, who was asked to be bridesmaid by a pal, took to Reddit and told how their 15 year friendship ended due to her 'bridezilla' demands.
Kurt Zouma claims former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho once called him rubbish
Kurt Zouma has given another version of what he thinks about former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho. The France international revealed that the Special one once told him that he was rubbish after he performed poorly in a match.
Students tell all about Open Africa Power 2020 experience
Three students that participated in Enel Foundation's Open Africa Power 2020 programme, give their impression of the programme.
U.S., Taliban reach agreement on temporary ‘reduction in violence’: official
If successfully completed, the truce will lead to a formal ceasefire, the start of peace negotiations between all Afghan sides next month and the ultimate withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan
Manchester United manager responds to Fred criticism of squad
Man Utd midfielder Fred gave an interview where he criticised certain aspects of the squad and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has responded.
Detroit: Become Human dev Quantic Dream goes full indie
Quantic Dream, the French developer best known for Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls, and Detroit: Become Human, has announced its next big step in the video games industry.https://www.youtube.com/wat
US Sees Idlib Conflict as Chance to Close Ranks With Turkey, Boost Its Positions in Mid East – Prof
The US regards the Turco-Syrian conflict as a window of opportunity to close ranks with Ankara and project its force in the Balkan-Black Sea and Central Asian directions, says Mehmet Seyfettin Erol, the head of the Ankara Centre for Crisis and Policy Research.
In Picture: Aamir Khan unveils Kareena’s look in ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’
Aamir Khan has shared the first look of Kareena Kapoor Khan in ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’. Coinciding with Valentine’s Day, Aamir shared a romantic picture of the actress, along with the caption, “Paa lene ki baichaini, aur kho dene ka darr… Bas itna sa hai, zindagi ka safar. #HappyValentinesDay Kareena. I wish I could romance you […]
Mahesh Manjrekar On His Character In Pawan & Pooja: “Very Seldom Do You Get To Play Such Innocent & Real Characters”
Actor Mahesh Manjrekar says it is important to love life, enjoy it for its small moments and live without regrets.In sync with his philosophy, Manjrekar took a cue from his personal life for his cha
KLM apologises after airliner crew's coronavirus toilet note sparks outrage in S.Korea
Seoul: KLM, the Dutch arm of Air France KLM, offered a public apology on Friday after a crew member sparked online outrage by posting a sign in Korean saying passengers on a recent flight were not allowed to use a toilet because of the new coronavirus.
Supergirl's 100th Episode Will Bring Back Two Major Villains
Supergirl's 100th episode will bring back two actors who played major villains in Seasons 3 and 4.