• Saudi King orders to grant driving licenses for women
Saudi King orders to grant driving licenses for women

The shift comes several months after the Saudi king named a new crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman. Therefore; adopt the application of the Traffic Regulations and its executive list - which include issuing driving licenses to men and women alike, and forming a high-level committee of ministries (including the Interior Ministry, Finance Ministry, ...

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  • Labour will scrap PFI, pledges shadow chancellor
Labour will scrap PFI, pledges shadow chancellor

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has announced plans to scrap private finance initiatives (PFI) and invest in major rail projects if Labour was to win the next general election. John McDonnell will announce plans on Monday for a cap on interest payments , protecting those trapped in a spiral of credit card debt. 'More and more families are being...

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  • Oil rises almost 1 percent as OPEC defers extension of output cuts
Oil rises almost 1 percent as OPEC defers extension of output cuts

The group is considering extending the deal beyond its March expiry, although two sources said Friday's gathering was unlikely to make a specific recommendation on an extension. Puerto Rico was devastated by the impact of Irma and Hurricane Maria, which hit the USA island territory as a Category 4 storm. The IEA now expects global demand to inc...

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  • India will not deploy troops in Afghanistan - Minister
India will not deploy troops in Afghanistan - Minister

Meanwhile Mr Mattis is the first high-ranking official of the Trump administration to visit India and the United States has been wanting Indian military presence in Afghanistan . relationship have been transformed into a global partnership. The two also discussed enhanced cooperation, regionally and globally, in pursuing shared priorities fo...

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  • Evacuations ordered as Southern California fire spreads
Evacuations ordered as Southern California fire spreads

The blaze began about 1 p.m.in Corona along the Riverside and Orange county lines, where two eastbound lanes of State Route 91 were closed and commuters were facing serious traffic backups. The winds were shifting between the sea breeze from the southwest to the offshore flow from the northeast. Crews were setting backfires, hoping to keep the fi...

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  • New UN report details grave human rights violations in Crimea
New UN report details grave human rights violations in Crimea

When it occupied Crimea, Russia automatically recognized all Ukrainians on the peninsula as Russian citizens, unless they sent a written rejection. In response to the charges, Russia's human rights ombudsman Tatyana Moskalkova described the report as "an unjust and biased assessment of the human rights situation in Crimea", the Interfax news ag...

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  • Trump Administration offers $200m in STEM and IT Study grants
Trump Administration offers $200m in STEM and IT Study grants

Explore administrative actions that will add or increase focus on Computer Science in existing K-12 and post-secondary programs. Trump asked the students. "There are apprenticeship opportunities that don't require a four-year college, but that utilize the foundational skill sets of coding and computer science that we're looking to teach in our stud...

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  • Almost 35000 evacuated as volcano in Bali experiences increased activity
Almost 35000 evacuated as volcano in Bali experiences increased activity

Its last eruption in 1963 killed 1,100 people. The Indonesian Centre for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation said that although fewer tremors took place on Sunday, those that did take place were stronger than previous quakes. Some 2,000 cows have been also evacuated from the flanks of the volcano. The airport has prepared buses and t...

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  • Kushner used personal email to conduct WH business
Kushner used personal email to conduct WH business

President Trump still regularly leads "lock her up!" chants during rallies while - for some unknown reason - continuing to slam Hillary Clinton (in reference to her use of a private email server as secretary of state). A White House official conducting business on a personal email account is not unprecedented. Bannon could not be reached for...

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  • Mandatory evacuation issued for Ocracoke Island as Maria nears coast
Mandatory evacuation issued for Ocracoke Island as Maria nears coast

Maria is expected to take a sharp turn back out to sea near the middle of next week. "That would be at some point Wednesday into Thursday ", says Meg McNamara. Lee is not a threat to land, but may strengthen a little through the week. Liscinsky's assessment of Lee's potential impact to SC and the Midlands was more blunt.

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  • Boy beaten with hammer while protecting sister dies
Boy beaten with hammer while protecting sister dies

After the attack, Dante was declared brain dead, and died six days later. Chaney Jr. then attacked the third-grader with a hammer, before using the same hammer to attack the little girl and their mother Elizabeth Salone . In response, a GoFundMe page has been set up to help the family pay for medical bills and recovery. As of Monday morning, i...

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  • Quake could alter plans for Miami Heat game in Mexico City
Quake could alter plans for Miami Heat game in Mexico City

There were also with 73 deaths in Morelos state, 45 in Puebla state, 13 in Mexico state, six in Guerrero state and one in Oaxaca state, authorities said. At least 115 people have been rescued since last week's quake, and many of them remain in hospitals, where they receive treatment in hopes of recovering from severe brain injuries, fractures, ...

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  • Mnuchin: Trump doesn't want to be in a nuclear war
Mnuchin: Trump doesn't want to be in a nuclear war

Meanwhile, Mike Tomlin, coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers, announced Sunday his team would not "participate in the anthem" in the evening's game against the Chicago Bears. Former NFL player Anquan Boldin retorted President Donald Trump's statements saying that player's protests have nothing to do with "disrespecting this country".

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  • Have kept politics out of 'Mann Ki Baat': PM Modi to critics
Have kept politics out of 'Mann Ki Baat': PM Modi to critics

More than four lakh party workers, covered 4,100 Assembly seats across the country to mark the birth centenary of Upadhyaya, Yadav said. You travel around the world, I have no issues. I urge people, specially youngsters to discover the wonders of Incredible India in the coming months. In 2022 the country will celebrate its 75th Independence Day.

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  • Trump Casts Doubt Over Iran Nuclear Deal After Missile Test
Trump Casts Doubt Over Iran Nuclear Deal After Missile Test

In a tweet Saturday, the president called out Tehran for testing a ballistic missile capable of reaching Israel and accused the country of working with North Korea. If Mr. Trump refused the certification of Iran's compliance, the Congress will take 60 days to review and impose the sanctions on Iran again. "France asks that Iran cease all [alleg...

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  • Rahul Gandhi begins three-day visit to Gujarat
Rahul Gandhi begins three-day visit to Gujarat

Further attacking the government on the issue of unemployment, Rahul giving the figures said that out of the 30000 people that enter the market every day in search for a job, the Modi led government is only able to provide jobs to 400. The Congress leader then jumped onto the Modi made a disaster, demonetisation. "Sushmaji, thank you for finall...

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  • North Korea accuses Trump of declaring war
North Korea accuses Trump of declaring war

A senior Trump administration official said Monday that the USA policy is not regime change. While the officials said the exercises are long scheduled and not in response to recent tensions, similar exercises have prompted strong condemnation from North Korea in the past.

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  • New Haven comes together to help Puerto Rico after Maria
New Haven comes together to help Puerto Rico after Maria

While the Demented Cheese Grit in Chief and his war against black athletes has been dominating headlines and social media feeds in the U.S., Puerto Rico is facing an increasingly desperate situation after Hurricane Maria devastated the island Thursday.

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  • Trump Issues New Travel Restrictions As Ban Expires
Trump Issues New Travel Restrictions As Ban Expires

Trump signed a proclamation on September 24 implementing a range of restrictions that will apply to citizens of Chad , Iran , Libya, Somalia , Syria , Yemen, North Korea , and Venezuela . " My highest obligation is to ensure the safety and security of the American people, and in issuing this new travel order, I am fulfilling that sacred obl...

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  • Oil Holds Gains As Producers Say Market Rebalancing
Oil Holds Gains As Producers Say Market Rebalancing

Global benchmark Brent crude futures rose 1.55 per cent to $57.74 per barrel while USA benchmark West Texas Intermediate traded up 1.3 per cent at $51.32 per barrel at the time of writing. "Continued declining US oil rigs and continued declining inventories is giving support to oil", said Bjarne Schieldrop, chief commodities analyst at SEB in Oslo.

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