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by | April 12, 2018 | 11:39

According to PayScale, women over 30 tend to have more stagnant careers than men - women are more likely to remain in a junior role than men - and women leave the workforce at higher rates than men. Christine Ennew, University of Warwick provost, said: "The problem that faces the University of Warwick - and indeed many other organisations - is not so much a failure to pay equally to staff at the same level, but rather a skew in the gender distribution across levels, with more women in lower ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 11:38

Burns's charge in the second round allowed him to finish 11th at the invitational. Out east in Fort Smith, Ark.at the Hardscrabble Invitational, the Cameron men's golf team rests in the middle of the pack, sitting in fifth place in the nine-team field after firing a 305 in the second round, a plus-25 over-par.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:46

Israel held top-level security consultations on Wednesday amid concern it could be targeted by Syria or Iran if the United States strikes Syrian government forces over an alleged poison gas assault. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons "made a preliminary analysis of the reports of the alleged use of chemical weapons immediately after they were issued", said director general Ahmet Uzumcu.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:47

The attack on Saturday against rebels in the city of Douma, which lies just outside the Syrian capital, killed 48 people and left hundreds injured. TASS news agency quoted Bogdanov as saying Russian Federation and USA officials had "working contacts" over Syria and he believed common sense would prevail.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:28

Japanese national security adviser Shotaro Yachi was also expected to visit Washington to meet Bolton ahead of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's talks with Trump next week, a USA official familiar with the matter said. Tom Bossert and spokesman Michael Anton also quit this week. South Korean officials are wary about Trump's appointment of Bolton, known for his hawkish views, to replace H.R.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:22

Pompeo will need bipartisan support to clear the panel, which Republicans govern with a narrow 11-10 majority. "He will do a fantastic job", Trump said at the time, confirming months of speculation that the largely sidelined Tillerson was out of a job and would be replaced by Pompeo, who is known to have the president's ear and respect and shares his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:19

Mr Zuckerberg's admission that his own data made its way into the hands of the company which has been at the centre of weeks of controversy laid bare that even the company's technologically adept founder and chief executive was unable to protect his own information from parties seeking to exploit it.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:00

Guterres' statement followed US President Donald Trump's threat to launch a missile strike on Syria. The alleged attack was reported on Saturday by pro-militant sources, who claimed that it affected dozens of civilians in the town of Douma.

by | April 12, 2018 | 10:01

According to Reuters , Macron's government will be looking to determine the best course of action to the Syrian conflict . US officials have been consulting with France , Britain and other allies on a possible joint military operation, but the timing remained in doubt Wednesday.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:58

President Trump's ominous Wednesday tweets aren't quite the same thing, but they do make one thing clear: The U.S. really, really wants to avoid striking Russian forces in Syria. "If there is a strike by the Americans, then.the missiles will be downed and even the sources from which the missiles were fired", Zasypkin told Hezbollah's al-Manar TV, speaking in Arabic.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:49

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee has been seeking an unredacted version of the document which marked the beginning and formal basis of the FBI's investigation of the Trump campaign on allegations it aided Russia's interference in the 2016 election.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:17

The debate over the bill has gone from Frankfort to the streets across Kentucky. Sen. Joe Bowen, an Owensboro Republican, said "there were components of the revenue bill I didn't like as well", although he did vote for the bill. The revenue bill provides an estimated $480 million in new revenue over two years through an expansion of sales taxes on some services while creating a flat 5 percent individual and corporate tax rate.

by | April 12, 2018 | 09:11

So far ISRO has developed and built satellites and space crafts on its own although somewhat dependent on private firms such as Godrej, Larson and Toubro and Bharat Electronics. The IRNSS-1I will replace the IRNSS-1A which was rendered ineffective as the onboard atomic clocks had failed. Like its other IRNSS predecessors, IRNSS-1I also carries two types of payloads for navigation and ranging.

by | April 12, 2018 | 08:27

The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said USA and North Korean officials have held secret contacts recently in which Pyongyang directly confirmed its willingness to hold the unprecedented summit. But we have a meeting that is being set up with North Korea. "I think it's going to be a very exciting thing for the world". "We're close to finishing a deal with South Korea, which was a terrible deal", he said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 08:06

Issac said the states should be given the freedom to decide on what they need and not be dictated to. The forum hosted by Kerala's Left Front government in Thiruvananthapuram also became an occasion to come down heavily on the Union government, which, the leaders claimed, was trying to colour the Finance Commission with its ideology and using it to micromanage the fiscal domain of the state government.

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:33

A senior Russian lawmaker says President Donald Trump's tweet warning of an imminent missile strike on Syria reflects a dangerously light-minded approach to a critical situation. The jihadist group is fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad's regime and establish a caliphate. Should the approval be granted, the operation could be launched " within hours ".

by | April 12, 2018 | 07:02

The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. Investors might consider the stock as a long term growth candidate as the firm has yielded 22.70% earnings per share growth over the past 5 years and 9.00% revenue growth over that same time frame.

by | April 12, 2018 | 06:27

The search Monday was aimed at obtaining evidence that Michael Cohen attempted to suppress harmful material about Trump ahead of the 2016 presidential election, multiple people briefed on the warrant reportedly claimed. Cohen has been referred to at different times as Trump's fixer, " pit bull ", and consigliere. In addition, prosecutors reportedly are looking at whether Cohen committed bank fraud, along with possible improper campaign donations to the president.

by | April 12, 2018 | 05:15

There are now 98 Democrat and Republican members of Congress from both chambers who have either called for Pruitt to resign or be fired. Congressional Republicans are largely standing by Pruitt, making it unlikely the measure will succeed in the GOP-controlled Senate.

by | April 12, 2018 | 05:13

Chad has been an ally of the United States in fighting jihadist groups - some linked to al Qaeda and Islamic State - in the Sahel. Chad was put on the list last September because of an office supply glitch that prevented it from supplying homeland security officials with recent samples of its passports.