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by | March 09, 2018 | 03:47

The 24-hour strike has been called by 10 unions. Coordinated by an umbrella group, the 8 March Commission, the strike is created to highlight social and economic disparities between men and women and put an end to Spain's enduring machista culture.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:46

However, according to The Wall Street Journal, at the White House yesterday, aides began preparations for the ceremony ushering in a turn in trade policy that could recalibrate relations between the United States and its allies and trading partners.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:31

In addition to the flight crew, an all-women team worked on all "above wing" and "below wing" activities in the lead up to flight departure. The British Airways flight had 204 customers onboard, and that number included British Airways student ambassadors who are interested in a future in the aviation industry.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:19

Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in place from eastern Pennsylvania through the Northeast. This new storm arrived just days after Friday's powerful nor'easter ripped through the Northeast with strong winds and heavy rain.

by | March 09, 2018 | 03:00

It also increased its holding in Vanguard World Fds (VHT) by 2,008 shares in the quarter, for a total of 12,321 shares, and has risen its stake in Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VWO). This is an increase from The Coca-Cola's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 3.56% dividend yield.

by | March 09, 2018 | 02:56

Up to 20 militants are believed to have been killed in an American drone strike on a compound said to have been used by the head of the Pakistani Taliban, Mullah Fazlullah. At least 748 civilians and security forces were killed in violence perpetrated by the TTP and other armed groups, included armed Baloch separatists, in 2017, down from a peak of at least 3,739 in 2012, according to the South Asia Terrorism Portal , a New Delhi based research organisation.

by | March 09, 2018 | 02:42

Garry Ringrose replacesf the injured Chris Farrell in the centre, partnering Bundee Aki. And Maitland, who scored in the win over England, understands how big a challenge they face when they travel to Dublin on Saturday, with table-toppers Ireland chasing the Grand Slam.

by | March 09, 2018 | 02:43

The stock increased 0.26% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $15.26. About 555,369 shares traded. San Francisco Sentry Investment Group Inc (Ca) reported 62,056 shares. More interesting news about Targa Resources Corp. Consensus earnings estimates are far from flawless, but they are watched by many investors and play an important role in measuring the appropriate valuation for a stock.

by | March 09, 2018 | 02:20

Pre-tax profits at the employee-owned company , which owns Waitrose as well as its eponymous chain of department stores, sank 77pc to £104m in the year to January 27, partly due to £111m worth of one-off restructuring and redundancy costs and property impairments.

by | March 09, 2018 | 01:54

Trump also spoke about sanctuary cities, like Oakland. The mayor said she sought legal counsel before deciding to publicly warn Bay Area residents of the raids late last month. "I would invite any doubters to go to Gettysburg", Sessions said. Novato police Chief Adam McGill said, "This question regarding the constitutionality of the law is a matter for the courts to decide, so we will allow that process to take place while maintaining our commitment to equally protecting our ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 01:09

According to media reports, a man was seen by locals targeting the statue. The police has arrested two people in the incident. The incident comes barely two days after two miscreants vandalized a Periyar statue in Vellore district, breaking the spectacles and nose of the statue.

by | March 09, 2018 | 00:25

Shami, who's name has been withheld from the new BCCI Central Contracts list , also said that he has full faith that the Indian board will be behind him no matter what. A supervisory committee overseeing BCCI affairs said the allegations against Shami put them in a hard position and that his contract was on hold pending review.

by | March 08, 2018 | 23:48

The president wants to improve the current system but is "not necessarily" in favor of background checks for all gun purchases, she said. Trump supports a bill that would strengthen a database of people who are not legally allowed to buy guns.

by | March 08, 2018 | 23:46

The Supreme Court also granted three-month extension to the trial court to conclude the corruption case against Dar. Justice Muhammad Bashir, who is hearing corruption references against Sharif family, will continue serving as the accountability judge for another three years after President Mamnoon Hussain approved extension in his tenure.

by | March 08, 2018 | 23:03

Thursday marks International Women's Day, a time to support gender quality. In 2016, the theme of "Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality " and in 2017, it was " Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030".

by | March 08, 2018 | 22:50

A SC truck driver carrying tens of thousands of pounds of Busch beer crashed in Florida early Wednesday morning. It wasn't happy hour, but the beer was flowing on an interstate in Florida. "It's actually my dad he was carrying around 45k", posted Dennis Powell of Gray Court, South Carolina. "But the beer didn't fare so well", said a statement from the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office .

by | March 08, 2018 | 22:49

Under the "Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao " programme, the prayer meetings in Rajasthan schools will include discussions on healthy nutrition, an official said on Tuesday. To mark the day in Bengaluru, Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal announced that Banaswadi railway station in the city will be run entirely by women.

by | March 08, 2018 | 22:37

On the topic of gun control, DeVos said she's leaving that subject in the hands of Florida representatives. "That is what we do here", said Kimzey. "The tragedies in Marshall County and Parkland have awakened us to the fact that when it comes to school safety , the status quo is unacceptable, and we have to be the change we want to see", Byerman said in a news release about the events.

by | March 08, 2018 | 22:16

The charges are part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian efforts to influence USA elections. Gates could turn out to be a key witness for investigators examining possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russian election meddling.

by | March 08, 2018 | 22:09

The General Agreement on Trade in Services, or GATS, is the WTO agreement governing trade in services. He wasn't exactly cheerful about the Brexit process full stop, saying Brexit will not make trade, 'frictionless or smoother. And in comments underlining the EU's reluctance to offer the kind of bespoke deal sought by the PM, Mr Tusk said: "I fully understand and of course I respect Theresa May's political objective, to demonstrate at any price that Brexit could be a success and was the ...