• Syrian opposition seek Russia's help
Syrian opposition seek Russia's help

Mr Aridi said Mr de Mistura had told his delegation about the government's stance, adding that the opposition considered face-to-face talks "to be a precondition". We have to establish a fact that the eighth conference in Genèva was premature. Moscow was very reserved about the ill-considered haste of the Syrian opposition and its supporters (prima...

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  • Dixons Carphone to adjust business plans
Dixons Carphone to adjust business plans

Sales were mixed, with United Kingdom sales in the second quarter falling 4% but up 1% on a like-for-like basis, while group sales for the first half were flat on a LFL basis but up 3% on a reported basis as the Nordics business and Greece both delivered double-digit growth, aided by the weak pound.

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  • Kebab Controversy Skewers Europe With Bid To End Additives Ban
Kebab Controversy Skewers Europe With Bid To End Additives Ban

Consequently, the European Commission may continue to authorize the use of phosphoric acid, di- and triphosphates and polyphosphates (E 338-452) in frozen meat for kebab, whether it be mutton, lamb, veal, beef and poultry. In Germany, where the doner kebab is said to be the most popular fast food, the vote has caused particular concern. "This is ...

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  • Oscar Pistorius injured in prison fight over phone
Oscar Pistorius injured in prison fight over phone

Pistorius claimed that he'd thought Reeva was an intruder hiding in the toilet. In November 2016 Pistorius was moved to the prison north of the capital, Pretoria , which caters for inmates with physical disabilities. His case was then changed to murder, before his sentence was then upgraded to a longer term. It is clear herefrom that the respond...

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  • Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.68 Per Share
Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.68 Per Share

The shares were sold at an average price of $48.05, for a total value of $1,238,536.80. OTR Global upgraded shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) to a positive rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, June 8th, Marketbeat.com reports.

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  • COLD OVERNIGHT: Single Digit Wind Chills For Some
COLD OVERNIGHT: Single Digit Wind Chills For Some

Wind chills in single digits. And, no gusty winds this time around! Low 14. Wind chills 5 to 10 below zero. By Wednesday evening, heavy snow will be falling in Detroit and Cleveland. No wet weather is expected until later this weekend, but said front will kick up a gusty wind come Friday . The NWS is warning that winds could increase Thur...

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  • Indiana Pacers to host 2021 NBA All-Star Game
Indiana Pacers to host 2021 NBA All-Star Game

The Pacers did not provide any further details about what the announcement may entail. The Indiana Pacers will host the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Wednesday. The Cavs started a $140 million transformation of Quicken Loans Arena downtown this fall, and one of the intended benefits of the project ...

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  • Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to replace Franken
Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith to replace Franken

Franken had hoped to make his case to the Senate Ethics Committee that his behavior shouldn't require him to give up the seat. "Though I never anticipated this moment, I am resolved to do everything I can to move Minnesota forward", Smith said.

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  • Spicer signs book deal to slam the media's 'rampant hostility' against Trump
Spicer signs book deal to slam the media's 'rampant hostility' against Trump

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer announced Monday evening he has signed a book deal with Regnery Publishing , "the country's leading publisher of conservative books", according to its website. When Saturday Night Live mocks you, favorably or not, you've inked a spot in pop culture history. Melissa McCarthy impersonated him nearly...

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  • Omarosa Manigault Newman Resigns from the White House
Omarosa Manigault Newman Resigns from the White House

Mrs Manigault Newman was often referred to by viewers as the "villain" on Mr Trump's reality TV show the Apprentice . But the duties of that job were never clearly defined and she didn't make many friends in the West Wing, according to the Daily Beast .

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  • Friday is last day to sign up for Obamacare
Friday is last day to sign up for Obamacare

The uncertain fate of the Affordable Care Act's so-called individual mandate - which requires most Americans to have health insurance or pay a penalty - also could be dampening enrollment. That could make a difference in states such as Texas and Florida. They should reach out to HealthCare.gov about an extension. December 15 is the last enrol...

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  • Light wind Tuesday in central Oklahoma, wildfire threat returns Wednesday
Light wind Tuesday in central Oklahoma, wildfire threat returns Wednesday

Milder weather return tomorrow afternoon as a southwest wind returns. Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 miles per hour becoming light and variable. Thursday night , partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Monday: Mostly sunny - high near 51. Cape Cod and the islands are expected to see the upper range of wind gus...

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  • Cinemas to be Allowed in Saudi Arabia from Early 2018
Cinemas to be Allowed in Saudi Arabia from Early 2018

The embassy said in its statement said that Prince Bader has been a supporter of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, and that on 8 November, at the Louvre's opening ceremony, the Department of Culture and Tourism approached the prince and asked him to act as an "intermediary purchaser".

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  • United Kingdom government seeks support for Brexit bill
United Kingdom government seeks support for Brexit bill

If approved, the amendment would mean Parliament will have to approve the Government's final Brexit deal once the full details are made public. The amendment, which is likely to be backed by Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the Scottish National Party (SNP), will be debated later on Wednesday.

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  • Regional Countries' Attempts to Normalize Ties with Israel Prompted Trump Decision
Regional Countries' Attempts to Normalize Ties with Israel Prompted Trump Decision

Almost all members of the global community, even USA allies in Europe and other regions, denounced the move that could crush their hopes for the so-called "two-state solution" to the seven-decade conflict in Palestine. announcement recognizing Beit-ul-Moqaddas as capital of the Israeli regime. "The Zionists however are stranger here and have impose...

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  • Gujarat Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi vows to change 'political discourse'
Gujarat Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi vows to change 'political discourse'

The Nehru-Gandhi family has ruled the country for most of its 70 years since independence from Britain. "Since the withdrawal date/time is over and as there is only one candidate, as per Article XVIII (d) of the Constitution of the Indian National Congress , I hereby declare Rahul Gandhi elected as the president of the Indian National Congress",...

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  • ISP Trooper shot during pursuit in southern Ind.
ISP Trooper shot during pursuit in southern Ind.

Police say Kays was arrested at his Jeffersonville home. The trooper's name and age are not being released right now. ISP said a Sellersburg District Trooper was grazed in the head with a bullet and transported to University Hospital to be treated for his injury.

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  • Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit reply to ICJ today
Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan to submit reply to ICJ today

It countered India's plea at ICJ seeking consular access to Jadhav, saying the provision of such an access under the Vienna Convention is only for legitimate visitors and not for spies. Pakistan claims its security forces arrested Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel from restive Balochistan province on March 3 a year ago after he reportedly entered ...

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  • Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll crosses 50 in Kerala
Cyclone Ockhi: Death toll crosses 50 in Kerala

The State Revenue Department claimed that only 95 fishermen are missing. Those who were incapacitated beyond recovery and may not be able to engage in any occupation in future will also be compensated, he said. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had also positively responded to the State government request for support and promised to send a delega...

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  • Floridans charged with animal cruelty dragged a live shark behind their boat
Floridans charged with animal cruelty dragged a live shark behind their boat

The clip gained attention after South Florida shark hunter Mark Quartiano reposted the video on his Instagram page, adding the hashtags #sowrong and #notcool. It also lead to death threats against cast members and individuals believed to be affiliated with the video. WESH 2 News in Orlando said they had obtained a related photo that shows wha...

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  • Zuma handed massive defeat on state capture probe
Zuma handed massive defeat on state capture probe

His predecessor, Mxolisi Nxasana, irregularly accepted Zuma's proposition of a R17,8-million golden handshake (the court stopped short of labelling it a bribe) to leave his position as National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP). He asked, "How do we elect presidents that enforce that the president is indepentent of the process of appointing ju...

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  • Failure on food security agreement may damage WTO's credibility, says India
Failure on food security agreement may damage WTO's credibility, says India

According to reports citing official sources, Assistant United States Trade Representative Sharon Bomer Lauritsen told a closed group meeting of countries involved in farm negotiations including India on Tuesday that the mandate from the U.S.

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  • PM Modi turned fair after eating imported mushrooms: Alpesh Thakore
PM Modi turned fair after eating imported mushrooms: Alpesh Thakore

Prominent OBC leader and Congress candidate Alpesh Thakor on Tuesday levelled a weird allegation against PM Modi. Seeking to portray the ruling BJP party as anti-poor - which the Congress has repeatedly highlighted during its sustained attack against the Centre - Thakor said the poor can not afford the food that Modi eats.

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  • Were Analysts Bullish Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) This Week?
Were Analysts Bullish Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) This Week?

It has underperformed by 52.75% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $3.99B company. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by BMO Capital Markets. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, August 7 report. The firm presently has a "buy" rating on the oil and gas explorati...

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  • Suspect in custody after NY 'terrorist attack'
Suspect in custody after NY 'terrorist attack'

The New York Police Department initially said only the suspect was injured, and urged people to avoid 42nd Street and 8th Avenue around the famous Times Square area. President Donald Trump responded to Monday's failed New York City subway bombing in an early evening statement , calling on Congress to pass his immigration agenda.

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