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This Saudi Woman Could Go To Jail For Wearing A Miniskirt

This Saudi Woman Could Go To Jail For Wearing A Miniskirt Another Twitter user noted: "We should respect the laws of the country". Social media is wildly popular in Saudi Arabia as a space to vent frustrations and gauge public opinion. 'I thought she had bombed or killed somebody. "I am wondering how Vision 2030 can succeed if she is arrested", he added, referring to the reform program unveiled last year by Saudi Arabia's newly-appointed 31-year-ol... [Full Article...]

Tragic final text from teen killed in bathtub

Tragic final text from teen killed in bathtub Officials say Coe took precautions to keep the connection of the cords dry and it is believed she was not aware of a significant area of fraying to the extension cord. The teen was the number one chair with her tuba in her school band and was also a basketball player . "The bathroom is a place for showers and personal time and your phones don't belong in the bathroom", step mom Felisha Owen... [Full Article...]

Smriti Irani Gets Additional Charge Of I&B, Narendra Tomar Bags Urban Development

Smriti Irani Gets Additional Charge Of I&B, Narendra Tomar Bags Urban Development Irani will be the fourth I&B minister appointed in the three years of Narendra Modi-led NDA government. Irani now heads the textiles ministry. Also, polls for Rajya Sabha seats in Gujarat, the state represented by Irani, Bengal and Goa will be held on August 8. [Full Article...]

George and Charlotte arrive in rainy Warsaw with William and Kate

A Kensington Palace spokesman has said: 'The Duke and Duchess are very much looking forward to this tour and are delighted with the exciting and varied programme that has been put together for it. For their first official visit to Poland, the party of four seemed to take their fashion inspiration from the European country's red and white flag. [Full Article...]

Saudi king pressured United States to seek reopening of Al Aqsa Mosque

Saudi king pressured United States to seek reopening of Al Aqsa Mosque A police statement said one person was arrested for rioting. The standoff began on Sunday, when the mosque was reopened after an unprecedented two-day closure imposed in response to a deadly shootout which Israeli police said was to search for any weapons inside. [Full Article...]

Heat and Humidity Building Through The Week

Heat and Humidity Building Through The Week Not everyone will see the rain today , as it will be hit or miss, but it will keep some clouds around and temperatures back in the low 80s. Even the overnights will be warm with temps only falling into the mid and upper 70s. The heat will be returning this week. As expected, areas just to the west and northwest of CT will have the greater chance of seeing thunderstorms fire up. [Full Article...]

Monsoon Session: BSP chief Mayawati says she will resign from Rajya Sabha

Monsoon Session: BSP chief Mayawati says she will resign from Rajya Sabha Addressing the media after she left the Rajya Sabha, Mayawati said, "When I tried to speak about the weaker sections today in the Rajya Sabha, I was not allowed to speak". BSP chief said that her party had filed for adjournment motion over the issue, hence the rule of 3 minutes speech diud not apply to her. "You are going against that", Azad said. [Full Article...]

Trump campaign paid lawyer now representing son $50000 in June

Trump campaign paid lawyer now representing son $50000 in June In recent days, hiring such a player became more urgent, people close to the decision said, with the admission by the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., that he had met during the heat of last year's presidential campaign with a Russian lawyer who promised to provide damaging information about Hillary Clinton . [Full Article...]

Francesco Totti confirms he's taking Roma office job

Francesco Totti confirms he's taking Roma office job The former Italy worldwide confirmed he had played his last game for Roma in the season finale against Genoa, although he stopped short of calling time on his playing career in an emotional statement to his supporters. He made 784 appearances for the club and has 307 goals. Totti celebrated his last game for Roma on May 28, more than 24 years after his debut against Brescia in 1993. [Full Article...]

Australia creates counter-terror super ministry

Australia creates counter-terror super ministry The attorney-general's portfolio will also include the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security and the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor. But recently retired secretary of the defence department Dennis Richardson, speaking at the Lowy Institute, played down the significance of the changes, saying they were not some great advance. [Full Article...]

The Interserve plc's (LON:IRV) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

The Interserve plc's (LON:IRV) Therefore 21% are positive. Serco Group PLC had 115 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Numis Securities maintained Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) on Friday, November 27 with "Hold" rating. portfolio. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Co has 0.07% invested in Hays plc (LON:HAS). Chemring Group PLC is engaged in offering solutions to protect defense and security markets... [Full Article...]

Natural Tie-Up For Emirates And Flydubai

Natural Tie-Up For Emirates And Flydubai Six years after Flydubai ceased contracting maintenance to Emirates Engineering, the no-frills carrier has agreed a new deal with its full-service neighbour. In May, Emirates reported an 82 percent drop in net profit in the year to March 31 - the first time since its 2011-12 fiscal year that the airline's annual profit had fallen. [Full Article...]

Assam flood situation improves; CM directs adequate relief

Assam flood situation improves; CM directs adequate relief Rescue teams have also delivered grass and other feed to animals stranded in flooded sections of Assam's Kaziranga National Park, home to India's famed one-horned rhinos and other native species. "The roads and bridges damaged by floods must also be repaired with the help of PWD Department so that communication infrastructure can be restored at an early date", the Chief Minister said. [Full Article...]

North Korea says to take "corresponding measures" if United Nations adopts sanctions

North Korea says to take Pyongyang claimed the July 4 launch was particularly significant because it represented the first launch of a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). South Korea offered Monday to talk with North. About 90 percent of North Korea's exports go to China, and coal has been the single biggest export item. [Full Article...]

Star Wars: Episode IX Director Explains His Approach to the Film

This isn't just a video extolling the film's special effects or praising the story (though there's plenty of that). The Last Jedi will be the second iteration of the sequel to the trilogy of Star Wars . Ridley added she was having mixed feelings while watching Princess Leia's scenes in the upcoming film. It involves a "really dark mission", it seems, and after locking horns with Kylo Ren ab... [Full Article...]

Cigarettes stocks choke as govt hikes cess

Cigarettes stocks choke as govt hikes cess Despite falling in the 28% GST rate and 5% ad valorem on cigarettes, the additional cess will change as per the length of the cigarettes. For other filter cigarettes the ad valorem has been increased to 36 per cent plus Rs 4,170 per 1,000 units. [Full Article...]

Texas teachers voice opposition to education-heavy special session

Texas teachers voice opposition to education-heavy special session Police, fire, EMS and even charities continue to use that. "Why is that? It's to silence their voice here at the Capitol", said Gary Goodsey, Executive Director of the Association Texas Professional Educators. "It's because Dan Patrick threw a fit". A stalemate may yet prevail if neither side budges during a 30-day extra session that GOP Gov. Greg Abbott has convened starting Tuesday. [Full Article...]

1662 civilians died in Afghanistan in 6 months

1662 civilians died in Afghanistan in 6 months The first six months of the year have seen a significant rise in the number of civilian lives lost in highly coordinated attacks involving more than one perpetrator, with 259 killed and 892 injured - a 15 percent increase on the same period last year . [Full Article...]

Gas Prices Rise Over Last Week

Gas Prices Rise Over Last Week That's about 3 cents higher than this time a year ago. According to the Energy Information Administration's report for the week ending on July 7, gasoline demand did not hit an all-time high last week, but did reach a "top 5" milestone. [Full Article...]

West Nile virus detected in Jackson County, IL mosquitoes

West Nile virus detected in Jackson County, IL mosquitoes Mosquito populations continue to increase and with the detection of West Nile virus in the county, the district is urging residents to take precautions by draining any and all standing water that is not needed, reporting any suspected mosquito-breeding sites to the district and protecting themselves from mosquito bites. [Full Article...]


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