• POLO: Fawcus Cup on at Manyatta Club 31 Oct 2020 06:59 Two players will be the centre of attraction as Kenya Polo Association hosts Fawcus Cup at Manyatta Polo Club in Gilgil this morning. Handicap 2.5 Raphael Nzomo and handicap 2 Kimoi Moi will no doubt wow spectators after they led their teams last weekend …
  • More people in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta are planting trees and building embankments made of natural materials to prevent erosion along rivers and canals.   31 Oct 2020 02:59   A natural embankment in Phụng Hiệp District’s Búng Tàu Town in Hậu Giang Province helps to prevent riverbank erosion. – Photo nhandan.com.vn HCM CITY – More people in the Cửu Long (Mekong) Delta are planting trees and building embankments made of natural …
  • UP: BSP MP Ansari’s wife booked for ‘encroaching on evacuee land’ 31 Oct 2020 01:47 The FIR against Afzal’s wife, Farhat Ansari, and unidentified others was lodged on Thursday.The wife of BSP MP Afzal Ansari and unidentified others have been booked for alleged encroachment on an evacuee property at Jiamau village in Lucknow. Afzal is the …
  • Dua pengusaha wanita Indonesia ini mengubah plastik yang sulit didaur ulang menjadi batu bata 30 Oct 2020 22:51 JAKARTA: Sekilas, pabrik batu bata seluas 1,000 meter persegi yang terletak di pinggir jalan yang sibuk di Jakarta Selatan ini terlihat seperti pabrik-pabrik kebanyakan. Di pelatarannya terdapat tumpukan konblok dalam berbagai warna, ukuran dan bentuk – …
  • MERCADO EUA: Onda de venda ganha força após São Francisco adiar reabertura 30 Oct 2020 21:23 Oct 30, 2020 (Grupo CMA via COMTEX) -- São Paulo, 30 de outubro de 2020 - Os principais índices do mercado de ações dos Estados Unidos aceleraram as perdas, com o Nasdaq chegando a cair mais de 3% e o S&P 500 mais de 2%, depois da notícia de que a …
  • New Zealand's big role in saving Tokelau's language from extinction 30 Oct 2020 16:39 Iutana Pue is a strong advocate of his indigenous language – Tokelauan. After moving to New Zealand for studies more than 40 years ago, the church minister was adamant in passing his native language on to his children. The Tokelauan language, from the …
  • Chunghwa Telecom Reports Un-Audited Consolidated Operating Results for the Third Quarter of 2020 30 Oct 2020 15:29 TAIPEI, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (TAIEX: 2412, NYSE: CHT) ("Chunghwa" or "the Company") today reported its un-audited operating results for the third quarter of 2020. All figures were prepared in …
  • India helps Spotify reach 320 million monthly active users: Know details 30 Oct 2020 14:49 Image Source : PIXABAY Spotify app Swedish audio streaming giant Spotify, on Thursday, announced that India helped the company grow its monthly active users (MAUs) to 320 million, a 29 per cent increase (year-on-year). The company said it now has 144 …
  • Chunghwa Telecom Q3 Results Rise; Says Confident Of Sustainable Long-term Growth 30 Oct 2020 10:10 Taiwanese telecom services company Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (CHT) reported Friday that its third-quarter net income attributable to stockholders of the parent increased 3.2 percent from last year to NT$ 8.35 billion. Basic earnings per share were NT$1.08 …
  • Spotify’s monthly active user base reaches 320 million 30 Oct 2020 07:57 Audio streaming platform Spotify has gained 320 million monthly active users (MAU) across the globe, the company said on Thursday. At its Q3 earnings call, Spotify said that it had witnessed a 29 per cent year-on-year growth in MAU “buoyed by India, which …
  • MediaNet Announces Deal with Coda Music to Provide Music... 30 Oct 2020 02:31 Coda Music uses MediaNet’s MN Open product integration for all music catalog and catalog services in their social radio application. MediaNet, the world’s most advanced music distribution and rights management platform, has launched an integration with …
  • Ginehart’s staggering increase in wealth 29 Oct 2020 23:14 Mining magnate Gina Rinehart is still Australia’s richest person, having doubled her wealth to $29 billion in the past year. Ms Rinehart topped the Australian Financial Review Rich List for 2020. Her wealth, which jumped 109 per cent year-on-year, has been …
  • Call of Duty drives Activision Blizzard revenues up 52% year-over-year 29 Oct 2020 21:35 Share this article Companies in this article Activision Blizzard reported its third quarter earnings today, with the company's performance driven largely by the Call of Duty franchise. For the third quarter, Activision Blizzard reported net revenues up …
  • Facebook Reports Q3 Earnings Beat, See User Growth Slowing In Q4 29 Oct 2020 20:51 Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) reported third-quarter results after Thursday's close. The company said it earned $2.71 per share in the third quarter on revenue of $21.47 billion versus expectations of $1.91 per share and $19.82 billion. The Numbers: …
  • Why Spotify Stock Dropped 9% After Earnings 29 Oct 2020 18:58 What happened Heading into earnings this morning, analysts had predicted that Spotify (NYSE:SPOT) would report a $0.66-per-share loss on sales of $2.35 billion. In fact, the streaming company ended up losing 0.58 euro ($0.68) per share on 1.98 million …
  • Xiaomi: Your Pandemic-Resistant Smartphone And IoT Play 29 Oct 2020 16:42 Xiaomi's (OTCPK:XIACF) performance in the first half of the year shows that its business is pandemic-resistant and it has all the chances to continue to create value in months to come. Currently, we see several catalysts that could push Xiaomi's …
  • Pinterest Rallies On Q3 Results, Analysts Say Platform Becoming An E-Commerce Play 29 Oct 2020 15:54 Pinterest Inc (NYSE: PINS) shares were trading higher Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected third-quarter EPS and sales results. The platform saw an increase in users under the age of 25 and growth in search usage, suggesting that …
  • Spotify Technology S.A. Announces Financial Results for Third Quarter 2020 29 Oct 2020 10:30 NEW YORK, October 29, 2020 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE:SPOT) today reported financial results for the third fiscal quarter of 2020 ending September 30, 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https:…
  • When courts spring a surprise 29 Oct 2020 10:10       When Harun Mwau wanted Moi’s victory annulled because of foolscaps   Read More In an interesting and petition in 1992, businessman John Harun Mwau filed a petition seeking to annul the election of President Daniel Arap Moi on grounds that he had not …
  • Tourism remains a strategic breakthrough for Quang Binh, says Politburo member 29 Oct 2020 08:26 Quang Binh needs to accelerate the attraction of domestic and foreign investment in trade-tourism infrastructure, particularly in the Phong Nha – Ke Bang area and coastal resorts, as well as to diversify tourism products, Nhan said during the 17th congress …
  • Gina Rinehart rockets back to top of AFR rich list as pandemic proves kind to 'ore-ligarchs' 29 Oct 2020 05:41 Australia’s rich have gotten richer during the coronavirus pandemic, as rising iron ore prices bolstered Gina Rinehart’s wealth and thrust her back to the top of the Australian Financial Review’s annual rich list. The total wealth of the 200 richest people …
  • Costco delays its New Zealand launch, but is actively looking for additional sites 29 Oct 2020 02:10 The arrival of United States’ retail giant Costco, in Auckland, has been delayed. Costco announced in June last year that it planned to build a store in Westgate, next to the existing shopping centre. Construction of the three-level mega store was …
  • Punjab govt shielding Mukhtar, UP BJP MLA writes to Priyanka Gandhi 29 Oct 2020 01:13 Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi VadraBJP MLA Alka Rai, in a letter to Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, has accused the Congress government in Punjab of helping jailed gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari evade court …
  • ‘Manolo Valdés: The Legacy’ Exhibition Coming to Doral 28 Oct 2020 22:33 The City of Doral in partnership with the Doral Contemporary Art Museum (DORCAM), announces ‘Manolo Valdés: The Legacy’, a monumental outdoors exhibition of Manolo Valdés sculptures, comprised of an outstanding selection of more than a dozen of the artist’ …
  • New urban poor in Mumbai — No demand, self-employed hardest hit: Socha na tha ki haath phailana padega 28 Oct 2020 22:30 Akash Baudh, who employed 15 workers until March, has moved into his workshop with his family. (Express photo by Mayura Janwalkar)Their ghar is gone because the rent cannot be paid so the Baudh family has moved to their karkhana whose owner has given them …
  • Sir Peter Jackson and Dame Fran Walsh ask councillors to Guy Fawkes Shelly Bay meeting 28 Oct 2020 15:57 Sir Peter Jackson and Dame Fran Walsh have invited Wellington city councillors to a meeting on one of their most-controversial decisions in years. And the night they chose? Guy Fawkes. The filmmaking duo, who have been among the most outspoken critics of …
  • Sony Corp (SNE) on Q2 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 28 Oct 2020 14:27 Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) Q2 2021 Earnings Conference Call October 28, 2020 3:00 AM ET Company Participants Masaru Kato - IR Hiroki Totoki - Executive Deputy President, CFO, Representative Corporate Executive Officer & Director Sadahiko Hayakawa - General …
  • The damage caused by landslides in the Mekong Delta provinces has been increasing yearly. 28 Oct 2020 09:25   Landslides on the Cà Mau peninsula have become increasingly worse. — Photo: sggp.org.vn HCM CITY— The damage caused by landslides in the Mekong Delta provinces has been increasing yearly. Localities such as Cà Mau, Đồng Tháp, An Giang, Tiền Giang, and Bạ …
  • Nothing "Cheesy" About This Upcoming Cheese Place 28 Oct 2020 01:08 Jackie Mau and Kurt Mullican want you to say, “cheese.” Mau and Mullican will open Greys Fine Cheese & Entertaining in February. “You can come in and buy cheese cut to order,” Mau says. “You can buy a cheese board that we will have readily available …
  • 600 participate in Regional Council’s bike fest 27 Oct 2020 20:27 Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council Image credit: Huri Huri Bike Wairarapa ‘Ka mau te wehi!’ – is the sentiment as Greater Welly Bike Fest celebrates over 600 participants across the region with prizes and giveaways. October’s Kia Eke …
  • Greater Welly Bike Fest A Zooming Success 27 Oct 2020 18:23 Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council Image credit: Huri Huri Bike Wairarapa Ka mau te wehi! – is the sentiment as Greater Welly Bike Fest celebrates over 600 participants across the region with prizes and giveaways. Octobers Kia Eke …
  • Why law reform duels are all about power struggles among the elite 27 Oct 2020 07:18 President Mwai Kibaki displays Kenya’s Constitution during its promulgation at Uhuru Park on August 27, 2010. Looking on is Attorney General Amos Wako. [File, Standard] Kenya is in the throes of another agonised constitutional debate. Proponents of the new …
  • Going 'vocal for local' with 'Khabri' app 27 Oct 2020 04:46 Express News Service "During  the pandemic, like most other apps, we saw a sharp increase in usage, with all our verticals increasing by factors of two and three,” says 'Khabri' CEO Pulkit Sharma of his app, adding, “Whether it’s in big metros …
  • Crystal Aumua wins Poetry competition 27 Oct 2020 02:20 Smiles in the family of winning poet Crystal Aumua with her parents and younger sister and showing off her prize. Live It Nation, Inc. has announced its Poetry Contest Winner for October 2020.  The winner is Crystal Aumua, a Year 13 student of St Mary’s …
  • Mail Ru Group Ltd ADR (MLRUY) Management on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 26 Oct 2020 20:23 Mail Ru Group Ltd ADR (OTC:MLRUY) Q3 2020 Results Earnings Conference Call October 26, 2020 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Tatiana Volochkovich - Director of IR Matthew Hammond - MD & CFO Boris Dobrodeev - CEO of Russia Fedor Rubtsov - CFO of Russia …
  • Hai Duong encouraged to become a modernity-oriented industrial province by 2025 26 Oct 2020 11:52 Politburo member Minh praised Hai Duong for its significant achievements in the 2015-2020 term and highlighted the locality’s favourable position in the centre of the Red River Delta and the northern key economic region, as well as along the economic …
  • VENN closes $26m Series A funding 26 Oct 2020 10:19 Share this article Gaming broadcast network VENN closed a $26 million Series A funding round. It was led by seed investor Bitkraft and new investor Nexstar Media Group. The latter will appoint a member to VENN's board of directors, and also " …
  • Football: Chanhassen back in business after week off 25 Oct 2020 10:02 Scoring 49 points in a season-opening win, Chanhassen was anxious to play rival Chaska in week two. Then before the first practice of the week, Oct. 12, the Storm found out that wasn't going to happen. COVID concerns forced the game to be cancelled. …
  • New Zealand comedy's #MeToo moment: 48 women tell stories of discrimination, bullying and abuse 24 Oct 2020 22:04 “You know that moment when you see your dad cry? It was like that.” It’s the only joke comedian Donna Brookbanks cracks in an hour-long conversation – but on this occasion, the Funny Girls and improv star is not looking for laughs. Nursing a flat white in …
  • 15-year-old UP girl thrown off terrace by three men for objecting to harassment 24 Oct 2020 19:30 By PTI MAU: A 15-year-old girl was seriously injured after she was allegedly thrown off from the terrace of a building by three men for objecting to harassment by them, police said on Saturday. According to police, the girl and the accused persons belonged …
  • As usual, we've parked the blame on the drink rather than the creeps 24 Oct 2020 18:21 OPINION: The conversation about sexual assaults in Wellington's party zone looked promising this week. Young women were banding together online, and in some cases recognising for the first time that what they’d experienced was, yes, actually an assault …
  • Activision Blizzard: A Solid Value Pick With Attractive Growth Options 23 Oct 2020 23:38 Source: Engadget Activision Blizzard's (ATVI) strategy of leveraging its top-performing titles to drive users and engagement is delivering outstanding results. Call of Duty has surpassed expectations in recent quarters. The recent approval of Call of …
  • What I'm Reading: Dr Hinemoa Elder on eloquent essays 23 Oct 2020 21:26 He aha tāku e pānui ana: Dr Hinemoa Elder tells Eleanor Black what she's reading I was excited to finally get my hands on Tina Ngata's eloquent essays, Kia Mau: Resisting Colonial Fictions. Ngata has been most familiar to me in her straight-up-the- …
  • Zedge, Inc. (ZDGE) CEO Jonathan Reich on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 23 Oct 2020 04:56 Zedge, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ZDGE) Q4 2020 Earnings Conference Call October 22, 2020 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Jonathan Reich - CEO & President Yi Tsai - CFO & Treasurer Conference Call Participants Allen Klee - National Securities Corporation Joseph …
  • Andrews qualifies for sectionals 23 Oct 2020 03:29 POYNETTE — Marshall senior Mya Andrews’ high school cross country career lives on. Andrews was the fifth and final individual qualifier in Tuesday’s WIAA Division 2 Poynette Subsectional, after running the 5,000-meter Shepard's Meadow Golf Course …
  • Tokelau Language Week Reminds Us To Stay United And Strong 22 Oct 2020 23:35 Staying strong in the face of challenges and being true to our heritage and languages are key to preserving our cultural identity and wellbeing, is the focus of the 2020 Tokelau Language Week. Minister for Pacific Peoples, Aupito William Sio, says this …
  • Goldman Sachs Upgrades Pinterest On User Momentum, Monetization 22 Oct 2020 17:32 Pinterest Inc (NYSE: PINS) appears to have witnessed strong user growth through the third quarter, as reflected by app download data and the prospects for continued monetization improvement, according to Goldman Sachs. The Pinterest Analyst: Heath Terry …
  • Andrews falls just short of state 22 Oct 2020 15:54 POYNETTE — The outstanding cross country career of Marshall senior Mya Andrews came to an end on Oct. 24. After qualifying for the WIAA Division 2 Winneconne Sectional, Andrews fell one position shy of qualifying as an individual for her third state meet. …
  • Revealed: How six Nairobi estates defined Kenyan music, forever 22 Oct 2020 09:09 Aerial view of Nairobi  [Photo: Elvis Ogina] The Nairobi entertainment scene is arguably one of the most vibrant and diverse in East Africa. Interestingly, hoods within the city are distinctly identified with a particular genre of music, particular …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Anti-human trafficking units to be set up in 40 more districts 22 Oct 2020 05:11 In 2011 and 2016, the then governments had ordered setting up of units in 35 districts.To rein in human trafficking, the Uttar Pradesh government has ordered setting up Anti-Human Trafficking Units (AHTU) in 40 districts of the state with the status of a …
  • Wisdom always prevails in Umno, says Annuar Musa after Zahid’s political ceasefire call 22 Oct 2020 04:40 Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (second from right) and Tan Sri Annuar Musa (second from left) are pictured at the Kuala Lumpur High Court February 20, 2020. — Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 22 — After Umno president Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid …
  • La Academia rendirá homenaje a Selena Gómez y María Elena Salinas por sus logros y liderazgo 21 Oct 2020 20:44 En reconocimiento al trabajo realizado por mujeres profesionales dentro del sector de las artes y entretenimiento y cuya consciencia social, así como sus importantes aportes, han inspirado a la nueva generación de mujeres líderes, la Academia Latina de la …
  • Prep sports wrap: Edgewood's Leo Richardson a runaway winner at Poynette subsectional 21 Oct 2020 05:18 PREP SPORTS | TUESDAY'S AREA RESULTS BOYS CROSS COUNTRY Tuesday’s area results WIAA SUBSECTIONALS (Note: The top two teams, along with the top five individuals not part of a qualifying team, advance to sectionals.) DIVISION 1 DeFOREST SUBSECTIONAL Team …
  • Rue-Jade Morgan Connects Prisoners To Their Culture 21 Oct 2020 03:18 Rue-Jade Morgan initially assumed he must have done something wrong when a prison psychologist greeted him with the words “So you’re Jade!” the first time the two of them met. “My first rule of thumb is to say ‘I didn’t do it’,” laughs Jade, who teaches a …
  • Seven suspicious fires within a month at Christchurch's Bottle Lake Forest 20 Oct 2020 22:52 Firefighters are preparing for the possibility of a massive wildfire after seven fires were deliberately lit at a Christchurch forest in less than a month. The fires have left some nearby residents concerned their properties may come under threat if a …
  • Widow of Mau Mau fighter lives in slum 20 Oct 2020 12:25 Miriam Kisio, 91, during the interview in Majengo slums, Narok. She is the widow of the late Mau Mau fighter General Kurito Kisio. [Robert Kiplagat, Standard] As the country marks Mashujaa Day celebrations today, Mama Maria Kisio, the Mau Mau freedom …
  • Dedan Kimathi, Koitalel: Five mashujaa whose resting places might never be known 20 Oct 2020 10:14 As the country marks Mashujaa Day, it is ironical that we celebrate soldiers whom we left behind in battle, and whose families languish in poverty. They are celebrated for the blood, sweat and tears they shed for Kenya. One form of sacrifice to another - …
  • Veteran remembers Naivasha raid that gave Mau Mau teeth 20 Oct 2020 10:14 Githinji Gakuru and his wife Wangui at their home in Nyarugumu village in Nyeri. Githinji is a Mau Mau veteran who operated from his base in Aberdare Forest in 1950. [Kibata Kihu, Standard] A lot of things at Mzee Githinji Gakuru’s home at Nyarugumu …
  • Magistrate who sued 'husband' to pay suit cost 20 Oct 2020 08:14 Photo: Courtesy A magistrate has been ordered to pay Sh42,950 to a lawyer she said was her husband after she failed to demonstrate they owned a joint matrimonial property. The order was made after Diana Milimu, a resident magistrate at Eldoret Law Courts, …
  • Widow of Mau Mau freedom fighter lives in slum 20 Oct 2020 06:07
  • Loading Up On Activision Blizzard Before Earnings - Shares Remain Attractive 19 Oct 2020 17:24 In early August, we published an article on Activision Blizzard (ATVI) explaining why shares have more room to run. The stock has remained relatively flat since which we believe marks a great opportunity to load up on some additional shares before the …
  • Ballia firing case: BJP leader, four others held; total 10 arrested so far 19 Oct 2020 09:28 Image Source : PTI Lucknow: UP Police arrested Dhirendra Singh, the main accused of the Ballia incident, in Lucknow, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. The Uttar Pradesh Police have arrested a BJP leader and four others in the Ballia murder case, officials said on …
  • Kissing whites was illegal in Kenya but Argwings-Kodhek married one 19 Oct 2020 07:44 Late President Moi was once his student, when the first man to form a political party in Nairobi taught in the Rift Valley, according to the Dictionary of African Biography. He was Kenya’s first black lawyer when Africans found guilty of raping whites were …
  • Revolt of the Twitter generation, the ‘monsters’ we created, by Festus Adedayo 18 Oct 2020 13:18 In the last one week or so of the rise of the #EndSARS protest across the country, a damp gleam of hope for Nigeria lit me up. I dare say same for many of our compatriots. It is just like the gleaming multicolor of an emerging rainbow. All our previous …
  • Irate mob lynch suspect linked to the killing of ex-MP’s son 18 Oct 2020 06:42 Police line [Photo: Shutterstock] A mob yesterday lynched a suspect linked to the killing of Elly Metto, son of former Mosop MP Stanley Metto. Hundreds of travellers were stranded after irate residents blocked Kapsabet-Eldoret highway to protest the …
  • Britannic Impunity: The UK Overseas Operations Bill 18 Oct 2020 02:49 It was praised by Michael Clarke, former Director-General of the Royal United Services Institute, as “clear and entire laudable” – at least up to a point. The UK Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill would “give [British] troops serving …
  • BBI reggae loading as Ruto draws line 17 Oct 2020 22:45 In the clearest indication yet of the looming constitutional changes, President Uhuru Kenyatta (pictured) yesterday appealed to MPs to support the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report when it is tabled in Parliament. The president and ODM leader Raila …
  • Is Huya Stock a Buy Now? 17 Oct 2020 18:59 Huya (NYSE:HUYA), a leading game-centric, live-streaming platform in China backed by Tencent Holdings (OTC:TCEHY), saw its share price almost double from its March low on the back of the strong recovery in technology stocks. For investors who missed the …
  • Ex-Josephians new KGS Captains’ Alumni Golf champions 17 Oct 2020 18:21 Ling (sixth right) receives the prizes from Nancy while KGS captain Henry Chuo (centre), tournament chairman Stephen Mau (fifth left) and others look on. KUCHING: St Joseph’s School Alumni were crowned as the new champions of the 14th KGS Captains’ Alumni …
  • Sajan K George: Intolerance towards Christians is growing in Uttar Pradesh 17 Oct 2020 00:57 India’s most populous state leads in terms of religious intolerance and ranks first for anti-Christian violence. Radical Hindu groups have stormed private homes, interrupted liturgical services, and called in the police after accusing pastors and faithful …
  • Two injured in crash between concrete truck and car near Otautau, Southland 17 Oct 2020 00:21 Police attended the serious crash in Southland this morning, between a car and a concrete truck. Photo / FileTwo patients, one critically injured and the other with moderate injuries, are being driven to Southland Hospital in two ambulances after a …
  • JUST IN: Zanu PF calls for slavery reparations 16 Oct 2020 10:57 The Herald Joseph Madzimure Senior Reporter Zanu PF has joined the rest of the continent in calling for reparations from Western countries that enslaved and looted resources from Africa years ago. The clarion call comes as the Namibian Government is …