Friday May 25-th, 2018

South African charity to stockpile water for dry Cape Town South African charity to stockpile water for dry Cape Town

The Gift of the Givers charity said two trucks were making its first delivery to Fort Ikapa base in Cape Town on Monday and that the water would be distributed to residents "at the appropriate time". Gift of the Givers said "Day Zero" is "virtually...

Shares of Kingdom Holdings Spike After Prince Al-Waleed's Release Shares of Kingdom Holdings Spike After Prince Al-Waleed's Release

Al-Mojeb said the settlements reached include seizure of real estate assets, commercial entities, securities and cash. Al-Mojeb said a total of 381 people had been questioned in connection with the anti-corruption campaign, which began November 4...

President Trump To Herald Economic Progress In State Of The Union President Trump To Herald Economic Progress In State Of The Union

But among Democratic senators, a year's worth of skepticism and tensions with Trump were clear. In politically fractious Washington, however, the White House says Trump will give an optimistic speech, calling for resolution of contentious issues by...

Trump Expresses Support For Strong Dollar, US May Rejoin TPP Trump Expresses Support For Strong Dollar, US May Rejoin TPP

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin isn't backing down from his comments yesterday when he said that a weak dollar is good for trade, adding this morning that he is not concerned where the currency is trading in the short term. Mnuchin previousl...

FCC Report: Worker who sent false missile alert thought attack was real FCC Report: Worker who sent false missile alert thought attack was real

Two credentialed warning officers must validate every alert and test. Supervisors must receive advance notice of all drills. The report says the HI-EMA worker who triggered panic across Hawaii by sending a false ballistic missile alert to phones, b...

Detroit Pistons make Avery Bradley available in trades Detroit Pistons make Avery Bradley available in trades

With the trade deadline less than two weeks away, rumors are inevitably surfacing with regularity. The NBA trade deadline is quickly approaching and with that comes copious amounts of chatter about which players will be moved. Bradley will be a...

IPL 2018: Dwayne Bravo extends courtesy to CSK after being retained IPL 2018: Dwayne Bravo extends courtesy to CSK after being retained

Jaydev Unadkat, a top performer in the domestic circuit, was snapped up by Rajasthan Royals for ₹11.5 crore, after frenetic bidding, making him the most expensive Indian player. The Trinidad cricketer was retained by CSK after the franchise exercis...

Injured de Villiers ruled out of first three ODIs Injured de Villiers ruled out of first three ODIs

Despite the historic win at Johannesburg , India lost out to the Proteas the test series. Now 32 years old, Philander does not look like slowing down any time soon and he's averaging 18.48 with the ball at home. Opener Aiden Markram, who could sl...

Padmaavat banned in Malaysia over sensitivity to Islam issue Padmaavat banned in Malaysia over sensitivity to Islam issue

Mohd Zamberi Abdul Aziz has said the lavishly-mounted film was not cleared as it might offend the Muslims in the country. The film is banned in Malaysia due to the concerns regarding "Sensitivities of Islam". Post-release, the film has had mixed re...

Feyenoord looking for a new striker should Jorgensen join Newcastle Feyenoord looking for a new striker should Jorgensen join Newcastle

Brighton have had a tough time in the Premier League since their promotion. "We are working on names, but we have been working for a month". Daniel Sturridge ignored Newcastle's interest to sign for West Bromwich Albion on Monday.

Former HGTV Star Christopher Dionne Accused of Sexual Assault Former HGTV Star Christopher Dionne Accused of Sexual Assault

The unnamed girl said that, in addition to lewd comments, he instructed her not to tell anyone or else he would go to jail and his daughter wouldn't have a dad. He has since denied the sexual assault allegations and was being held in lieu of $100,0...

GOP Sen. Warns Trump Against Releasing GOP House Intel Memo

Republicans rejected an effort by Democrats to bring in FBI Director Christopher Wray and Justice Department officials to brief the committee - and the full House - before the panel took action on the memo, Schiff said. Bannon served on Trump's campa...

Saudi billionaire moguls freed from Saudi detention Saudi billionaire moguls freed from Saudi detention

Most suspects have been released from detention after agreeing to pay settlements "in various types of assets, including real estate, commercial entities, securities, cash and other assets", Saudi Arabia's Attorney General Sheikh Saud Al Mojeb sai...

Saudi Arabia Releases All Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton Detainees Saudi Arabia Releases All Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton Detainees

Saudi Arabian attorney general Sheikh Saud al-Mojeb said on Tuesday that 56 corruption suspects were still in custody out of 381 high-profile figures detained on graft allegations. Saudi Arabia's finance minister said last week that some of the ca...

Reply to contempt plea on cow vigilantism, Supreme Court tells three states Reply to contempt plea on cow vigilantism, Supreme Court tells three states

Indira Jaisingh, senior advocate appearing for one of the petitioners, told the Supreme Court that it was important that the Centre and states cooperate to ensure vigilantism does not grow, reported Mint . The court had also instructed state Chief S...

CJ takes suo motu notice of Asma Rani's murder CJ takes suo motu notice of Asma Rani's murder

It has also been reported that Afridi is the nephew of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) district president Aftab Alam. She was shot thrice by the accused, Mujahidullah Afridi, for refusing marriage proposal. Police said that Mujahid's brother was a...

Nafta talks are at a 'significantly better' level, says Mexico Nafta talks are at a 'significantly better' level, says Mexico

Inside U.S. Trade, Inside Cybersecurity's sister publication, reported. U.S. Democrats and Canadian unions are expressing frustration labour hasn't gained more prominence. One prominent stakeholder described Lighthizer's remarks as purely tactica...

Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar showdown at Grammy Awards Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar showdown at Grammy Awards

ERIC CHURCH, MAREN MORRIS and the BROTHERS OSBORNE paid tribute to those who died at the LAS VEGAS massacre last summer with " Tears In Heaven ", ERIC CLAPTON's GRAMMY WINNER . And while Cara's victory in the new artist category was an early sur...

Children among dozens of undocumented immigrants found in trailer near Laredo Children among dozens of undocumented immigrants found in trailer near Laredo

Border Patrol agents have reported an increase in the use of tractor trailers, a unsafe smuggling method, to transport immigrants. The separate incidents involved a 22-year-old Riverside County man and a 20-year-old man whose residence wasn't given...

Union Budget Session 2018: Economic Survey to be tabled today Union Budget Session 2018: Economic Survey to be tabled today

The triple talaq issue also figured in the BJP's Parliamentary Executive meet where the Prime Minister sought that the members should create awareness about it in the public. The second part of the session is from March 5 to April 6. Terming the ...

Taiwan protests China's new air routes over Strait Taiwan protests China's new air routes over Strait

The flights are a newest sticking point between China and Taiwan, which Beijing considers a province to be reunited with the mainland. Taiwan's military is set to ferry or airlift people back home to the island from mainland China for the upcomin...

Rihanna's Grammy Trench Coat Was 'Chocolate Patent Leather' Greatness Rihanna's Grammy Trench Coat Was 'Chocolate Patent Leather' Greatness

The strappy gown featured a low neckline and an asymmetrical hem with fringe detailing. Rihanna performing " Wild Thoughts " onstage at the 2018 Grammy Awards . When you're a big star like Rihanna , you don't even need to walk the red carpet ...

Shopian killings: Mehbooba stands firm on FIR against army men Shopian killings: Mehbooba stands firm on FIR against army men

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday commented on murder case against army men in Jammu and Kashmir assembly. Two civilians were killed and nine others injured after the army opened fire on protesters in Ganowpora village of so...

A Week of Deadly Attacks in Afghanistan Show US Policy Failing A Week of Deadly Attacks in Afghanistan Show US Policy Failing

This Monday, another 11 troops were killed in Kabul . Both the Taliban and Islamic State have stepped up attacks in recent weeks, in what analysts say is a campaign of violence meant to undermine the USA -backed government. He insisted, however, th...

India's preference for boys results in 21 million 'unwanted' girls India's preference for boys results in 21 million 'unwanted' girls

Some of the ingrained preference is due to the norms governing inheritance, the continued practice of paying a dowry for female children to be married and the tradition of "patrilocality" - women joining their husband's households - and rituals which...

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