Global News

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:21

The euro area enjoyed a robust pace of economic expansion , which accelerated more than expected in the second half of 2017 in line with the global economy that is continuing to expand at a solid rate too, with increasing signs of synchronization, the latest ECB's economic bulletin said .

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:53

Plan on slippery roads during the morning commute Wednesday throughout the Mid-Columbia, the weather service says. Temperatures will be in the mid-50s again Friday , the weather service said, and there will be brisk winds gusting up to 26 miles per hour.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:50

In further text messages read to the court, the complainant told her friend: "I feel like I have got bruising literally on my fanny". Stephen Fisher was giving evidence in the high-profile trial of Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding , who deny raping the woman at a house in south Belfast in June 2016.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:33

Police at the scene of the murder in Ancoats, Manchester. Officers found the body of a woman inside a second-floor flat. They jumped out when they realised a man had fallen from the window above, but Ben said the man started to attack them.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:19

We're human beings. Enough is enough'". In many cases, power workers are repairing equipment that should have always been replaced but remained online due to the power authority's long financial crisis. However, in Coamo's case, the vice mayor of the town said they have procured permission from the regional PREPA director, who has provided them materials and permission to reuse cables that weren't damaged in the storm.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:03

The ongoing controversy stems from a challenge brought against Pennsylvania's gerrymandered Congressional lines a year ago by 18 Democratic voters from around the state who alleged the current maps - in use since 2011 - violate the state Constitution's guarantee of "free and equal" elections.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:52

Flights resumed as normal after scores were cancelled when a 500kg explosive was found 15m underwater in the River Thames . London Airport Reopens after World War 2 Bomb Removed From Thames on Tuesday, the airport officials said. The airport's terminal building reopened at 04:30 GMT and the airfield opened at 06:30. Residents who were evacuated to temporary accommodation have been told they can return to their homes.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:23

She said: "On the one hand he is a man who has failed to attend court and has thwarted the course of justice but on the other he has been unable to leave a small flat for a number of years and is suffering physically and mentally as a result".

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:29

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, September 21 by Mizuho. The stock has "Hold" rating by Maxim Group on Monday, February 13. The stock of Glacier Bancorp, Inc. Autozone (NYSE:AZO) was reduced too. Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. 77 funds opened positions while 141 raised stakes.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:21

But that plan, which would include product-related investments in the Asian country and the preservation of "thousands of jobs" requires "the full support of all parties", GM said in a statement . Gunsan is one of four assembly plants that GM operates in the country, along with four additional engine factories, design and engineering facilities, and a larger proving ground.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:04

During a meeting with officials on Iran president's visit here on Wednesday, Joshi instructed officials to make necessary arrangements on security, traffic regulation, protocol and welcome. India imported U.S. $10.5 billion worth of goods mainly crude oil and exported commodities worth U.S. $2.4 billion. Rouhani will arrive in the southern city of Hyderabad on Thursday, where he will address a Muslim congregation.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:59

With the girl's hostel opening this year, students opposing the tradition have chose to introduce a new ritual - electing a "Love Guru", the male counterpart of the Damdami Mai. Jacqueline Fernandez and Ranveer Singh were chosen because they are the hottest and the most in-demand stars right now. If you're wondering further about the "pooja", well, a picture of Jacqueline will be kept under the " virgin tree " within the premises of the college campus.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:09

According to some reports, the highway was reopened on Tuesday for some time, after weather conditions improved in the region, but was closed again due to landslides on Tuesday. Chandigarh-based Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE) issued an avalanche warning effective from 5pm Wednesday till the next 24 hours. "As per a communication of Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, there is a danger of avalanches from February 14 to February 15 in avalanche prone areas of Bandipora, ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:18

At Friday's opening ceremony, Mr. Pence and his wife, Karen, sat in a box with other heads of state, including a delegation from North Korea led by Kim Jong-un's younger sister, Kim Yo-jung. "They know what has to be on the table for conversations". "So we'll just have to wait and see". The NSC official also said that Seoul and Washington are in close contact about their unified response to North Korea, including the need to maintain maximum pressure to achieve a denuclearized Korean ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:32

Pakistan's Interior Ministry issued a notification on Wednesday requiring authorities to immediately seize Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawa organization and Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation. Last month, the government had also banned companies and individuals from making donations to the JuD, the FIF and other organisations. A senior official of Rawalpindi district administration told media persons, "The provincial government handed over a list of four seminaries in Rawalpindi to the district ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:54

Here are the highlights of the findings. Shulkin's overseas trip may have involved too much leisure time at taxpayers' expense, according to the report by the VA's inspector general, Michael Missal. However, the Inspector General's office found that there was little evidence of friendship between Gosling and Bari, noting that when pressed, Gosling was unable to provide Bari's name.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:00

The Berlingo Multispace, which is the brand's top-seller in 27 countries and its second best-seller worldwide after the C3, will be sold in M and XL variants from the second half of 2018. In addition to the added bootspace, there are no fewer than 28 storage cubbies around the cabin, contributing to an additional 186 litres of storage space.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:55

As per details by a fire department official said, firemen rushed to the spot and four fire tenders doused the fire in an hour. Fire brigade sources said the fire broke out in a stationery shop around 0400 hrs. A massive fire broke out at a three-storied industrial building in India's financial capital Mumbai Thursday, claiming the life of one person, officials said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:24

It also features representations of a wattle ( Acacia humifusa ) - Unaipon's ngaitji or totem - and a native bird, the black swan, which is from Cowan's home state of Western Australia. Following in the footsteps of the $5 and $ 10 notes , we now have a new $50 version - and we're beginning to come around to the updates. What happens to existing $50 notes? General circulation of the new notes will begin in October.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:25

There was no clarity also on post-poll options before the party. He said it was significant development among his support base and even among Muslims from localities like Mohanpur and Molaya where in a large number of minority section of people pledged support to the BJP.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:55

Importantly, the study takes a closer look at the recent developments in the industry, including technology advancements, production volume, spending power and consumption volume worldwide. Companies Mentioned are Lactalis Group, Nestle, Fonterra, Dairy Farmers of America, Land OLakes, Meggle Pharma . The Lactose Powder market is expected to increase due to growth in GDP per-capita, worldwide tourism, etc.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:48

During a meeting with journalists on Wednesday, February 14, press secretary of the Russian president, Dmitry Peskov, was asked questions about the status of those people for the Kremlin, who fight in Syria. The comments by Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov come after reports surfaced this week alleging that a number of Russian men fighting informally alongside the Syrian government were killed in clashes between the US -led coalition and pro-government fighters who attacked a headquarters of ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:14

Gov. Rauner delivered his plan during the annual budget address. Rauner wants schools and local governments to pick up more of their pension costs and he wants more health-care cost sharing for state employees. This could potentially raise costs for local school districts. Legionnaires' is contracted by people who inhale vapor from infected water. However, Rauner proposed an additional $205 million in appropriations to universities for FY19 to offset that cost.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:56

Only two days after setting sail, their boat sank. The couple had spent a lot of their time in research and also saving for getting a sailboat. With their newly acquired funds, they purchased a boat worth almost £7,000 ($9,729). Walsh and Broadwell scrambled to grab some money along with their pug, Remy. While talking to The Tampa Bay Times Broadwell said, "I sold everything I had to do this".

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:32

The eight other people arrested were Mr Colom's former ministers who signed the deal to purchase the buses. Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian, commander of USA air forces in the Middle East, told reporters a broad range of US air power was unleashed.

by | February 15, 2018 | 15:08

PVM Oil Associates strategist Stephen Brennock cited "China's ravenous thirst for oil, which saw it surpass the U.S.to become the world's largest crude importer in 2017". That could mean there's limited upside for oil prices from here. "Supply is more than ample in Europe, Urals face strong competition from the Middle Eastern grades", said another trader on the Russian crude oil market, adding that supplies of Urals to Asia were uneconomic due to a wide Brent-Dubai spread.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:15

While the heart doesn't literally break, it does physically change. As a result this part of the heart doesn't pump well. Comilla says if you have any type of chest pain, just go to the emergency room because when it comes to ailments of the heart time can be crucial.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:59

The Chinese Commerce Ministry on Tuesday voiced concerns over the US' potentially severe protectionist measures against Chinese steel products, urging the United States to show restraint with any trade restriction measures. President Trump has about two months left to decide what course of action to take. A mid-term Congressional election is due in November, in which the Republican Party's majority in both houses will be strongly challenged.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:39

The operation is aimed at tackling a slide in the value of the rial, which is down more than 10% this year, caused by a dollar shortage that has spooked businesses reliant on hard currencies, Financial Times reported. Still, many, like a currency trader, who asked not to be named. Iran's nuclear deal with world powers, which lifted many worldwide sanctions, had raised hopes that the currency would regain its lost value.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:50

The two men have been identified as 77-year-old Roger Chezem and 44-year-old Ed Bollman, both of Anderson. The bodies were pulled from the pond just before midnight Tuesday. The case is being investigated by the sheriff's department, which was assisted at the scene by the DNR, fire departments from Union and Lafayette townships and Madison County Emergency Management.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:06

The four-month pregnant woman was kicked in the stomach by Thamby, Velankodu CPI (M) branch secretary, and another CPI (M) activist. On February 8, the police had arrested Brijeesh, who is now on remand. On Wednesday, Cibi, his wife and their three children-aged seven, five and three-had held a protest outside the Kodanchery police station demanding the arrest of all the accused in the case.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:30

Congress Working Committee member A K Antony on Tuesday said the murder of Youth Congress leader S.V. Shuhaib in Kannur was the latest instance of the CPI (M)'s terror regime, which had virtually rendered the police force ineffective.

by | February 15, 2018 | 14:25

It has a 43.7 P/E ratio. The firm also creates and develops sensing technology for radio frequency measurement and control systems. Benchmark downgraded shares of LeMaitre Vascular from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:41

Trudeau hopes this changes the relationship between governments and Indigenous communities from conflict to collaboration. "We have a constitution that created a space for indigenous rights, but over the past decades we haven't done a very good job of putting those rights at the forefront of all our decision-making and all our engagement with them", Trudeau told reporters outside parliament.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:29

Even the fares for students too were increased, which could have been avoided. For ordinary/city and city fast, the minimum fare has gone up from Rs 7 to Rs 8; for fast passenger from Rs 10 to Rs 11 and for superfast from Rs 13 to Rs 15. The prices and service charges per kilometer were hiked for all categories. The transport tolls were last modified in 2014. The fare hike was implemented to mollify private bus operators who have been demanding a fare hike in view of the spiralling prices of ...