• World Aids Day 2020: Everything you need to know about the annual HIV awareness campaign 01 Dec 2020 13:18 World Aids Day falls on 1 December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. This is particularly …
  • Shapoorji Pallonji's Joyville to invest Rs 700 cr on Pune housing project 01 Dec 2020 11:39 Business conglomerate Shapoorji Pallonji's mid-income housing platform Joyville on Tuesday announced development of a new housing project in Pune, comprising over 1,100 flats, as part of its strategy to expand presence in major property markets. …
  • Shapoorji Pallonji's Joyville to invest 01 Dec 2020 09:49 NEW DELHI : Business conglomerate Shapoorji Pallonji's mid-income housing platform Joyville on Tuesday announced development of a new housing project in Pune, comprising over 1,100 flats, as part of its strategy to expand presence in major property …
  • Times School Survey hail Kolkata's top schoo... 01 Dec 2020 06:33 The COVID19 pandemic has brought the world to a sudden pause. With the risk of spreading the diseases, the entire country was put under a rigorous lockdown. And the first sector which had to adapt to the changing times is the education sector. The sector …
  • Bengal: Non-suburban passenger train services to resume from December 2, says Railways 29 Nov 2020 03:17 In Malda Division, 2 trains will run over Malda – Barharwa section. ER requested passengers to follow Covid-19 protocol during their travel. (Representationl)Eastern Railways (ER) will resume passenger train services in non-suburban section from December 2 …
  • Call to amend Raj-era Maidan rule, stop 15-day tent closure every Oct 29 Nov 2020 01:31 Kolkata: A former footballer who featured in the all-time best XI team of Mohun Bagan Club as a central defensive midfielder has launched an offensive against a Raj-era rule that requires all clubs and tents in the Maidan to shut down for 15 days every …
  • Be ready to hit streets, Suvendu tells supporters 29 Nov 2020 01:23 According to sources, Suvendu is in regular touch with his own followers, TMC MLAs and other grassroots party workers and leaders in at least five districts. (File Photo)A day after he resigned from the state Cabinet, it was learnt on Saturday that …
  • Eastern Railway to resume non-suburban passenger train services from December 2 28 Nov 2020 09:53 By PTI KOLKATA: The Eastern Railway will resume non-suburban passenger train services from December 2 with 54 trains, an official said on Saturday. Non-suburban passenger train services were stopped in the last week of March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. …
  • Home turf Nandigram stands sharply divided 28 Nov 2020 01:22 Kolkata/Nandigram: Rebel Trinamool leader Suvendu Adhikari’s opting out of the Mamata Banerjee cabinet has created a flutter in the state like never before, with opposition leaders Dilip Ghosh and Adhir Chowdhury calling it a “watershed” in Bengal …
  • West Bengal: 3,489 fresh Covid cases, 45 more die 27 Nov 2020 22:54 The cumulative number of discharged persons became 4,41,100.A total of 3,489 persons tested positive for Covid-19 and 46 persons died in the state over the past 24 hours. As many as 3,496 persons were cured of the infection. The number of active cases …
  • Trade unions’ strike partially affects normal life in Bengal 26 Nov 2020 22:53 Protesters block a road in Kolkata on Thursday. The 24-HOUR general strike called by central trade unions disrupted normal life in the state after sporadic clashes between bandh enforcers and policemen were reported from parts of Bengal. The 24-hour strike …
  • Bengal: 3507 new cases, 52 more die of Covid in a day 26 Nov 2020 22:53 Kolkata and its four adjacent four districts continued to take a major share of the fresh caseload.In the past 24 hours, 3,507 fresh Covid-19 and 52 more deaths were reported in the state. A total of 3,537 persons were cured of the infection. The number of …
  • Bandh supporters partly paralyse life in WB 26 Nov 2020 16:04 Protestors burn a tyre during the nationwide strike by ten central trade unions against various policies of the NDA government, in Kolkata, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. (PTI Photo)KOLKATA: From early morning Bengal witnessed partial collapse as the bandh …
  • Bharat bandh: Complete shutdown in Kerala, clashes and road blockades disrupt life in Bengal 26 Nov 2020 11:29 By: Express Web Desk | Agartala, Kochi, Kolkata | Updated: November 26, 2020 4:17:49 pm Normal traffic was affected in Kolkata's Shyambazar on Thursday due to the nationwide strike called by 10 central trade unionsNormal life came to a complete halt in …
  • Trade union strike: Operations at PSU banks partially hit; bandh effective in Bengal 26 Nov 2020 06:25 By PTI NEW DELHI: Banking operations in public sector banks across the country were partially affected on Thursday as some bank unions joined the one-day nationwide strike called by central trade unions. Cash transaction including deposits and withdrawal …
  • Trade union strike partially affects normal life in West Bengal 26 Nov 2020 05:54 Kolkata: Normal life was partially affected in parts of West Bengal on Thursday due to the nationwide strike called by several trade unions in protest against the Centre's economic policies. The 24-hour bandh called by a joint committee of the central …
  • Bidhannagar cops begin ATM security audit, night patrol 26 Nov 2020 00:37 Kolkata: Bidhannagar cops have reintroduced the good old motorbike patrolling and daily security audit of unguarded ATMs — especially those within 2kms from VIP Road, Jessore Road, New Town Main Arterial Road and EM Bypass — within their jurisdiction to …
  • Cyclone Nivar likely to batter Rayalaseema today 25 Nov 2020 07:09 VISAKHAPATNAM: Cyclone Nivar is very likely to bring widespread rain over south Andhra Pradesh post its landfall as the influence of the tropical system is seen till Tirupati. The gale wind speed could reach 65-75 kmph gusting up to 85kmph on November 26. …
  • Southern Railway cancels several trains due to Cyclone Nivar 24 Nov 2020 11:03 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Southern Railway has made changes in the operation of many trains in view of cyclone Nivar. The most recent update is that Nivar is likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm at the time of landfall with a wind …
  • Narada probe ED asks 3 TMC leaders to submit documents 24 Nov 2020 01:53 “The accused, Sk. Nazubuulla, Managing Director of Ms Angel Agritech Group of Companies has been arrested,” said an official. (File)The Enforcement Directorate has sought documents from three Trinamool Congress (TMC) leaders in connection with its inquiry …
  • Rs 3.26-cr gold seized at New Delhi rly stn 23 Nov 2020 09:00 The seized gold (Picture credit: ANI)NEW DELHI: Customs officials have seized over six kg of gold, worth Rs 3.26 crore, from the possession of a man at the New Delhi railway station, an official said on Monday. Two men have been arrested in the case, he …
  • Dera Sacha Sauda follower’s murder: Protesters refuse to perform last rites, demand arrest of culprits 23 Nov 2020 05:02 A man was shot dead in Howrah's Shibpur area on Monday night, police said on Tuesday.(Representational Image)Two days after Dera Sacha Sauda follower Manohar Lal, 55, was allegedly shot dead at his shop in Bhagta Bhai Ka of Bathinda, the Dera followers …
  • E-gadget burglars strike S Kol homes 23 Nov 2020 00:54 Kolkata: The resumption of local train services has brought back a major challenge for cops with several gangs from districts like South 24 Parganas, Howrah and Hooghly striking the city. Most of these gangs share a common modus operandi — they target some …
  • E-W Metro ready with structure of country’s second deepest Metro station at Esplanade 22 Nov 2020 22:59 Kolkata: East-West Metro’s 28m-deep Esplanade station is now structurally complete. This is Kolkata’s most important Metro station, because it will be a connecting point for the three Metro lines; the existing north-south link, and the under-construction …
  • Skyline home with wow factor and then some 22 Nov 2020 13:10 18 Skyline Dr, Howrah. Picture: SUPPLIED SKYLINE Drive is one of those neighbourhoods that perfectly lives up to its name, with its broad views that stretch on and on and on. The wow factor from the river to the city, mountain and the skyline is on proud …
  • Man smuggling gold bars worth Rs 3 crore arrested in Delhi 21 Nov 2020 04:26 Praveen Kumar was held from NDLS with 6.3kg gold barsNEW DELHI: A 37-year-old man who was allegedly smuggling Swiss gold bars to a group of jewellers across the country was arrested by Delhi Police’s railway unit. According to DCP Harendra Singh, the …
  • Gas-cutter gang loots Rs 13L from Tiljala ATM 21 Nov 2020 00:37 Kolkata: A gas-cutter gang that has been looting at ATMs on city’s periphery since last month — the last time at Michael Nagar on Wednesday — is believed to have made its first strike in the heart of the city in the wee hours of Friday morning. A kiosk of …
  • After Diwali, a silent start to Chhath 21 Nov 2020 00:37 Kolkata: The city spent one of the most silent and sombre Chhath Pujas on Friday, without crackers and loud music. Both the city police and state pollution control board (PCB) said they didn’t hear of any major violation across the city. A few stray …
  • Man takes train route to smuggle gold, held 20 Nov 2020 15:08 New Delhi, Nov 20 ( IANS ) A gold smuggler with approximately 6 kilograms of gold bars has been apprehended by Delhi Police ( Railways ) at New Delhi Railway station. The market value of the confiscated gold is approximately Rs 3.25 crore. The recovered …
  • Uber launches 500 e-rickshaws in Kolkata to make urban commutes more sustainable 20 Nov 2020 02:45 Uber on Thursday said it has deployed 500 e-rickshaws on its platform in Kolkata. The vehicles, deployed across Howrah, Barasat and Madhyamgram in north Kolkata, Rajarhat and Salt Lake in east Kolkata, will offer riders sustainable mobility solutions to …
  • AIMIM sets eyes on Bengal, BJP sniffs advantage 19 Nov 2020 22:32 Written by Liz Mathew | New Delhi | Updated: November 20, 2020 1:55:13 am AIMIM's president Asaduddin Owaisi. (File)AFTER MAKING impressive gains in the recent assembly election in Bihar, Asaduddin Owaisi’s All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen ( …
  • Race to run private trains inches closer to financial bid 19 Nov 2020 16:24 The Indian Railways said on Thursday that four companies — Cube Highways and Infrastructure, GMR Highways, IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited and Megha Engineering & Infrastructures — have been shortlisted to financially bid for running passenger …
  • Uber launches 500 e-rickshaws in Greater Kolkata 19 Nov 2020 14:01 Cab aggregator Uber on Thursday announced that it will deploy 500 e-rickshaws, the first three-wheeler micro mobility product on its platform, in Greater Kolkata. Riders from Howrah, Barasat, Madhyamgram, Rajarhat and Salt Lake will be able to book the e- …
  • Howrah: Unemployed youth kills parents, attempts suicide 19 Nov 2020 05:02
  • Railways to eliminate 2,429 level crossings by 2025 18 Nov 2020 19:10 NEW DELHI: The Indian Railways has set the target to eliminate 2,429 manned level crossings on all the four arms of the Golden Quadrilateral rail network and its diagonals by March 2025 to enhance safety and operational speed on these crucial networks. It …
  • BJP entrusts Sunil Deodhar with saffronising West Bengal in 2021 polls 18 Nov 2020 09:31 Kolkata: In yet another major organisational step, the BJP has entrusted Sunil Deodhar, the architect of its electoral success in Tripura, for the party’s preparations for next year’s Assembly polls in West Bengal to utilise his connection with Bengali …
  • Kolkata: Man shot dead in Howrah, hunt on for five suspects 18 Nov 2020 05:21 A man was shot dead in Howrah's Shibpur area on Monday night, police said on Tuesday.(Representational Image)A man was shot dead in Howrah’s Shibpur area on Monday night, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place in Shibpur’s Ramkrishnapur Lane, …
  • BJP seniors in charge of 5-zone outreach 18 Nov 2020 02:23 Kolkata: Having sprung a “surprise” in north Bengal in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, BJP is now focusing on the south Bengal districts of East and West Midnapore, Howrah and Hooghly, the epicentre of its “parivartan” plan. The four districts are crucial for …
  • West Bengal: Sharp drop in active Covid cases continues 17 Nov 2020 05:54 Though the recovery rate has brought down active cases in both Kolkata and North 24 Parganas, which are the heart of the pandemic’s epicentre in the state, they still remain over 7,000. (Representational)The trend of active Covid cases in West Bengal …
  • For Pulu, hockey remained the first love 17 Nov 2020 00:56 Kolkata: While most youngsters in his age group loved football, Soumitra Chatterjee demonstrated a penchant for hockey as a student of City College. A student of the Bengali department, Pulu (Chatterjee’s pet name) was more interested in hockey and other …
  • Top BJP office-bearers to visit Bengal to collect feedback 16 Nov 2020 21:00 New Delhi: As part of preparations for the upcoming West Bengal assembly polls, five top office-bearers of BJP will travel to different zones this week to collect “honest feedback” on the working of the party’s state unit. In an internal assembly …
  • New Hero Xtreme 200S BS6 Arrives In Showroom – Detailed Walkaround 16 Nov 2020 08:54 Image – The Bengal Rider In October, Hero MotoCorp had launched four new products of Hero Splendor+ Black and Accent, Hero Glamour Blaze, Hero Pleasure+ Platinum and Hero Maestro Edge 125 Stealth. These will help the company boost sales during Diwali 2020. …
  • Rlys to run 40 spl trains to clear passengers’ rush 16 Nov 2020 00:11 PATNA: Railways has decided to run at least 40 pairs of special trains to clear passengers’ rush during the festive season under the jurisdiction of the East Central Railway (ECR). Railways has not yet restored regular passenger train services after …
  • Forty Years Ago, November 16, 1980: Sabotage foiled 15 Nov 2020 22:57 Express front page, November 16, 1980. (Archives)George Fernandes, Assam agitation 1980, Moradabad Tazia 1980, Express The Bombay-bound Howrah Express escaped a major accident by sabotage, and former minister George Fernandes made an unsuccessful attempt …
  • The last of the legends bows out 15 Nov 2020 22:40 The death of legendary Soumitra Chatterjee yesterday brought an end to the last link of the golden era of Bangalee actors, led by the incomparable Uttam Kumar. If Uttam Kumar, idolised as "guru" by his fans, was the undisputed super star of …
  • Soumitra Chatterjee no more 15 Nov 2020 10:24 Legendary Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee has passed away in Kolkata's Belle Vue Nursing Home at around 12:15pm today. Hospital sources confirmed the news, according to Anandabazar. He had tested positive for Covid-19 on October 6, following which he …
  • Howrah: IIEST re-opens campus for test 15 Nov 2020 06:23
  • East Bengal officials in talks over IFA Shield participation in December 13 Nov 2020 03:26 Image Source : FACEBOOK East Bengal is current and a record 29-time champions of IFA Shield. Indian Football Association is all set to host the prestigious IFA Shield from December and have invited 12 clubs to participate in the competition across four …
  • What Mumbai can learn from West Bengal restarting local trains 11 Nov 2020 08:05 A day before local trains on the Sealdah and Howrah divisions opened, the Eastern Railway said on Tuesday that they have taken some unprecedented measures like cross-marking seats to allow alternate seating, thorough sanitisation of all train coaches and …
  • LCCI Stressed the Cosmetic industry to Participate Country’s Economy 01 Dec 2020 23:09 To boost the country’s economy, Tahir Manzoor Chaudhry – Vice President, Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LCCI) – stressed that the cosmetic industry could add high value. According to him, the cosmetic industry is linked with several other …
  • Six cops injured during raid in Kahalgaon 01 Dec 2020 23:07 BHAGALPUR: Six police personnel were injured when criminals hurled bombs on the police team which had gone to conduct a raid at Nadia Tola locality under the Kahalgaon police station area on the intervening night of Sunday and Monday. Police later arrested …
  • Mt. Abram High School second quarter Honor Roll 01 Dec 2020 23:06 HIGH HONORS: 93 or above in ALL academic subjects Grade 12: Joshua Ireland, Clara Logan, Trenton Reed, Patrick Storer, Camryn Wahl, Hunter Warren Grade 11: Sara Galusha, Emily Marden, Wyatt Sieminski, Caleb Thibodeau, Cameron Walters Grade 10: Josey Arms, …
  • The Cold War with China has begun 01 Dec 2020 22:42 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Not long before a virus born in China began spreading around the globe, destroying lives, devastating economies and, oh yes, shutting down the Washington social scene, I attended an elegant, off-the-record dinner hosted by a well- …
  • How did your MP vote on the new coronavirus tiers? 01 Dec 2020 21:33 Party Name Constituency Vote Key vote rebel Con Andrea Jenkyns Morley and Outwood For No Lab Diane Abbott Hackney North and Stoke Newington -- –– Con Nigel Adams Selby and Ainsty For No Con Bim Afolami Hitchin and Harpenden For No Con Adam Afriyie Windsor …
  • Rugby really isn't boring and calls for big changes are futile 01 Dec 2020 20:30 "There is nothing boring in life except ourselves". That quote from Nadia Boulanger is an apt one when it comes to rugby at the minute. Wherever you look right now the death knells of rugby are being rung, with columnists and pundits sharpening …
  • Baltimore Mayor-Elect Brandon Scott Announces Transition Team 01 Dec 2020 18:50 BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Mayor-elect Brandon Scott has selected the people who will serve on his transition team. “I have asked this group to serve because of their leadership, creativity and willingness to break down silos and work together in service …
  • Nadia Lim's new book is about saving - not cooking - chickens 01 Dec 2020 16:26 There are moments in all our lives when we make small, seemingly insignificant, decisions that set off a chain of much bigger, unexpected – and sometimes wonderful – events. For Nadia Lim, one of New Zealand’s best known celebrity cooks, that decision was …
  • The Arecibo Radio Telescope's Massive Platform Has Collapsed 01 Dec 2020 15:56 After two cable failures in the span of four months, Puerto Rico's most venerable astronomy facility, the Arecibo radio telescope, has collapsed in an uncontrolled structural failure. The U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), which owns the site, …
  • The Latest: Madrid to open hospital for coronavirus patients 01 Dec 2020 15:40 MADRID — Madrid officials held a ceremony to open part of a 1,000-bed hospital for emergencies. About 200 health professionals gathered Tuesday at the Nurse Isabel Zendal Hospital, built in 100 days at a cost of 100 million euros ($119 million), twice the …
  • Labour Party ramps up attacks on left for speaking out 01 Dec 2020 14:45 Corbyn support march in Finsbury Park in north London last week (Pic: Guy Smallman) The Labour Party is clamping down on its own members for showing solidarity with Jeremy Corbyn and speaking out against attacks on the left. An increasing number of party …
  • Melanie C Shares New Song Into You 01 Dec 2020 13:25 Tuesday, 01 December 2020 Written by Jon Stickler Melanie C has unveiled a new song, Into You. The vibrant, synth-driven track appears on the deluxe version of the British vocalist’s self-titled album and channels her lifelong love of disco, electronic …
  • Matata lead among nominees for the 2020 Pulse Music Video Awards 01 Dec 2020 13:25 Matata lead with an impressive four PMVA nominations. Photo: Courtesy. History repeats itself yet again in the Pulse Music Video Awards 2020, as last year’s big wines rapper Khaligraph Jones and singing diva Nadia Mukami make a return in a hotly contested …
  • Germany vows that virus vaccines will be safe 01 Dec 2020 11:16 BERLIN — Germany’s science minister says the same safety standards are being applied in the approval process for coronavirus vaccines as for other drugs. Anja Karliczek told reporters on Tuesday that ensuring the same standards is key to gaining the widest …
  • Increase in trafficking of women, gender-based violence due to pandemic: Nobel Peace Prize winner 01 Dec 2020 09:29 By: AP | United Nations | Updated: December 1, 2020 2:10:48 pm Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Yazidi activist Nadia Murad. (Source: Reuters)Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the COVID-19 pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based …
  • UN reform necessary to see justice for Palestinians 01 Dec 2020 08:53 By Shannon Ebrahim 1h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare The message from South Africa at this year’s UN day in solidarity with the Palestinians was simple – reform the UN. The Deputy Minister of International Relations Alvin Botes …
  • Nobel laureate warns of increased trafficking of women due to pandemic 01 Dec 2020 08:49 By PTI UNITED NATIONS: Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the COVID-19 pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based violence, leaving the health and safety of women “on the line.” The 27-year-old activist, who was forced into …
  • West Bengal: Bangladeshis handed over to BGB in goodwill gesture 01 Dec 2020 08:46 The transfers took place in the Krishnanagar Sector from near the Madhupur and Uttarpara BOPs in Nadia where troops of the 99Bn and 107Bn BSF are posted. KOLKATA: In a goodwill gesture, the Border Security Force (BSF) handed over three Bangladeshi …
  • Boley leads No. 10 Oregon women past Portland for 21 in row 01 Dec 2020 07:49 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Erin Boley had 25 points and nine rebounds, and No. 10 Oregon defeated Portland 85-52 on Monday night to extend its winning streak to 21 games dating to last season. The winning streak matches the Oregon record set in 1978-79. Sedona …
  • Nobel laureate warns of increased trafficking 01 Dec 2020 07:01 UNITED NATIONS — Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the COVID-19 pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based violence, leaving the health and safety of women “on the line.” The 27-year-old activist, who was forced into sexual …
  • Nobel laureate says pandemic raising violence, trafficking 01 Dec 2020 06:59 UNITED NATIONS — Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad said the coronavirus pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based violence, leaving the health and safety of women “on the line.” The 27-year-old activist, who was forced into sexual …
  • Secret Garden in Gwelup to disappear with proposed weed removal 01 Dec 2020 06:04 ONE of Perth’s popular Instagram spots will disappear after City of Stirling councillors voted to remove the weeds that create its picturesque backdrop. Councillors unanimously adopted the Careniup Wetlands Reserve management plan last month, which …
  • Townsend rallies No. 18 Gonzaga women past South Dakota 01 Dec 2020 05:09 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Jill Townsend scored 20 points, including six free throws in the final 30 seconds, and No. 18 Gonzaga rallied to defeat South Dakota 54-50 on Monday. The Bulldogs (1-1) trailed by 18 in the first half, 12 at halftime and seven …
  • No. 20 DePaul women set scoring mark in 128-66 win 30 Nov 2020 23:36 CHICAGO — Freshman Kendall Holmes hit 6 of 8 3-pointers to score a career-high 23 points off the bench, Lexi Held and Sonya Morris added 21 points apiece and No. 20 DePaul rolled to a 128-66 win over Chicago State on Monday. It was the highest scoring game …
  • School tried to help Ilford teen before he took his own life, inquest hears 30 Nov 2020 22:54 PUBLISHED: 10:00 30 November 2020 | UPDATED: 13:32 30 November 2020 Victoria Munro, Local Democracy Reporter Zain Pervez, who died earlier this year. Picture: BTP Archant A school tried to help an Ilford teenager who took his own life but were left in the …
  • Book tells of a divided Jewish family’s journeys through the 20th century 30 Nov 2020 22:18 PUBLISHED: 10:42 30 November 2020 | UPDATED: 11:10 30 November 2020 Daniel Gayne First meeting of the two branches of Nadia Ragozhina's family. In the centre, on the sofa, are grandmother Anna Neyman and her cousin Genia Neuman. Geneva, 2010. Picture: …
  • Assistive technologies and the elderly 30 Nov 2020 18:40 Nadia Theuma, Paragon Europe, Carl James Debono, University of Malta, Bruno Ando and Salvatore Castorina, University of Catania Elderly persons are increasingly resorting to the use of technology to support them in their day to day activities. Be it smart …
  • Live blog: Yorgen Fenech's data takes centre stage in Daphne case 30 Nov 2020 13:27 Europol experts are expected to testify about emails, texts and audio messages extracted from devices linked to Yorgen Fenech in testimony on Monday. Experts from the EU law enforcement agency have spent months extracting and analysing data from the …
  • Lebanese students abroad fall prey to financial crisis at home 30 Nov 2020 12:11 BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese medical student Lara Mustafa faces eviction from Russia and the end of her dream of becoming a doctor if her parents, hit by Lebanon’s worst financial crisis in decades, cannot send her money to pay for rent and expenses. People …
  • Slaughterhouze on Having Bosses 30 Nov 2020 10:15 It seems our summer is about to be one for the books, as newly formed music label RTE Records drops its first full project, an eight-track EP titled 'Daar Draai Die Dinge' by Slaughterhouze. It started with an exclusive listening session at their …
  • NC Farmworkers Likely to Face Another Long, Hot Summer 30 Nov 2020 08:52 Jos Indalecio, a tractor operator, sits in his living quarters at a Johnston County farmworker camp on Aug. 27. The camp does not have air conditioning, which is considered a luxury by many farmworkers in North Carolina. (Travis Long, [email protected]
  • Manoel Theatre celebrates Beethoven’s 250th birth anniversary 30 Nov 2020 07:42 The Manoel Theatre is marking Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birth anniversary with a concert tomorrow and on Wednesday. An Evening with Beethoven will present two chamber works by the German composer, namely Sextet for Strings and 2 Horns, Op. 81b and …
  • Crowded House announce second Napier show in return to live gigs 30 Nov 2020 06:04 Crowded House from left, Liam Finn, Elroy Finn, Neil Finn, Mitchell Froom and Nick Seymour. Photo / SuppliedOverwhelming demand for tickets has seen Crowded House lock in a second show at Church Road Winery in Napier on Sunday, March 7. Their first …
  • The Spanish Princess creators on the series finale and giving Catherine a proper send-off 30 Nov 2020 02:46 Nick Briggs/Starz Warning: This article contains spoilers for the series finale of The Spanish Princess. It's time to say adiós to Catherine of Aragon. On Sunday night, Starz concluded The Spanish Princess. The two-season tale of Henry VIII's …
  • Canadians struggle in biathlon World Cup 29 Nov 2020 22:30 Sunday was a tough day for Canadians on the BMW IBU World Cup biathlon tour. Just one of the eight athletes who raced the sprints in Koniolahti, Finland made it into the top half of the results. Adam Runnalls of Calgary posted a career-best 46th place …
  • Drug change not ruled out as factor in epilepsy death, neurologist's report says 29 Nov 2020 22:04 Nadia Jooste and her son Lucas. They lost their partner/father Andre Maddock after the Pharmac lamotrigine drug switch. Photo / SuppliedBy Guyon Espinar of RNZ The first official recognition that changing brands of epilepsy drugs may have been a …
  • Keir Starmer brands Jeremy Corbyn's response to anti-Semitism report 'as bad as it gets' 29 Nov 2020 21:26 Sir Keir Starmer has said Jeremy Corbyn's response to a damning report on anti-Semitism in Labour was 'just about as bad as you can get'. The Opposition leader said he was 'disappointed' when his predecessor claimed the issue had been …
  • Palestinian rights and the IHRA definition of antisemitism 29 Nov 2020 19:55 We, the undersigned Palestinian and Arab academics, journalists and intellectuals are hereby stating our views regarding the definition of antisemitism by the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), and the way this definition has been applied …
  • Rayner says Labour will suspend 'thousands' over anti-semitism if necessary 29 Nov 2020 19:21 Angela Rayner has said Labour would suspend “thousands and thousands of members” if it had to over anti-Semitism. The party’s Deputy Leader said members needed to “get real” about the problem following an incident in Nottingham where a Jewish member felt …
  • Labour could suspend ‘thousands’ of members over antisemitism, Angela Rayner says 29 Nov 2020 18:55 Following Sir Keir Starmer’s decision not to allow Mr Corbyn to sit as a Labour MP over his reaction to the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) report, dozens of constituency parties are reported to have passed motions in support of the former …
  • Potential for exporting ginger, turmeric 29 Nov 2020 07:54 The Sunday Mail Allan Majuru Trade Focus The global demand for ginger and turmeric is on an upward trend. Along with spices, tea, and medicine, ginger and turmeric are some of the products considered to be healthy and have versatile uses across the world.  …
  • Bumper crowds for Stratford A&P Show 29 Nov 2020 07:31 Organisers of the 111th Stratford A&P Show estimated more than 14,000 people came through the gates over the weekend. “It's been fantastic," show secretary Vicki Jagersma, said. GLENN JEFFREY/Stuff Lara Stevenson, 4, and her sister Nadia …
  • Small businesses hope holiday season helps them survive 29 Nov 2020 06:07 PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- The message on the door of Trunc in Northern Liberties is one Dorothea Gamble takes to heart. "Buy, buy, buy, we have a lot of unique things, great stocking stuffers," said Gamble. Not even the busiest holiday season could …
  • Why we’re engaging women in business – FFI 29 Nov 2020 05:50 By Gbenga Aderanti The founder of the Future Female Invest (FFI), Ms Aysha Julie, has said that women are usually the hardest hit when there is an economic crisis. Aysha, while speaking during a virtual meeting for women tagged: ‘Ready to thrive’, said the …
  • Loyola Women’s Basketball Opens Season With Win Over Chicago State 29 Nov 2020 02:43 The Loyola women’s basketball team (1-0) opened its season with a decisive road victory against Chicago State University 70-57 Nov. 28 at the Jones Convocation Center. First-year forward Sitori Tanin led the Ramblers with 16 points in her collegiate debut. …
  • Parents, teachers concerned after 3 North York schools closed due to COVID-19 28 Nov 2020 21:56 Parents and teachers in North York are expressing their worry after three elementary schools cancelled classes and dismissed staff and students this week due to an increase in COVID-19 cases. St. Fidelis Catholic School has 15 active cases: 10 in students …
  • Lunder, Gow make biathlon top-20, Beaudry 70th in World Cup opener 28 Nov 2020 20:38 Canadian biathletes Emma Lunder and Christian Gow started the BMW IBU World Cup season with a bang. Both cracked the top-20 in their respective individual races Saturday in Koniolahti, Finland. Lunder finished 13th out of 102 racers in the women’s 15- …
  • Local Labour chair suspended after Jewish member felt forced to leave meeting 28 Nov 2020 19:40 Corbyn was suspended from the Labour Party last month following his response to a report on anti-Semitism in the Labour Party (Picture: EPA)Labour has suspended the chair of its Nottingham East constituency party after a Jewish party member felt ‘they had …
  • The week in audio: The Emma Barnett Show and The Orgasm Cult 28 Nov 2020 18:46 The Emma Barnett Show | BBC Radio 5 Live The Orgasm Cult | BBC Sounds Crikey, that was a riveting 15 minutes on Tuesday’s Emma Barnett Show. Here’s the background. On Monday, Barnett discussed verbal sexual harassment of women in public places: men …
  • Celebrity cook Nadia Lim pens chick-inspired kid's book Marvellous Marvin 28 Nov 2020 16:33 Nadia Lim with Marvin, the chicken she hand-raised after rescuing his abandoned egg. Photo / Supplied via www.mattqueree.comHe hatched in a muslin-lined cake tin balanced on a pile of books under a house lamp, and now Marvin the chicken has inspired …
  • Nadia Buari shares beautiful video of her grown up twins and hubby [video] 28 Nov 2020 16:11 Beautiful Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari, has shared a beautiful family video in which she played with her four daughters and her husband. The girls are seen coming in turns to shower kisses on their mother on the occasion of her birthday as a cake is …
  • Alarming resurgence of COVID-19 infections on Garden Route district 28 Nov 2020 16:02 The Garden Route district in the Western Cape has seen an alarming resurgence of COVID-19 cases in the past week, with a reported 117% increase of new cases and a 96% increase in deaths. The town of George is currently leading in active cases in the …
  • Five years after treating its first patient, Mayo Clinic leads the world in proton beam treatment 28 Nov 2020 14:47 Based in the Richard O. Jacobson Building in downtown Rochester, Mayo Clinic’s program has treated 4,142 patients as of August. That far surpasses the original goal of treating 3,200 in that time, according to Dr. Robert Foote. Foote was the chairman of …
  • Boity is just not my cup of tea, says Da L.E.S 28 Nov 2020 08:38 Boity Thulo, Pearl Thusi, and Bonang Matheba… These are just some of the famous women rapper Da L.E.S has been linked to in rumours about his love life. However, according to the rapper, he sees these women as sisters and has never dated any famous South …
  • Painting exhibition 'Onrushing-4' launched 28 Nov 2020 01:55 Islamabad : An interesting show titled 'Onrushing-4’ launched at Gallery 6 on Friday. The artists are 12 outstanding participants of the Arjumand Painting Award 2017 and 2019; they include four prizewinners also. The show is being launched online only …
  • Ex-Edmonton teacher acquitted of 70s-era 'indecent assault' against female student 28 Nov 2020 01:11 She also claimed O’Reilly would touch her knee during lunch and “linger” on her hips while spotting her at gymnastics practice, which Crown prosecutor Jim Stewart argued was a form of grooming. Rothwell heard from three witnesses during the two-day trial. …
  • When An Adjustable-Rate Mortgage Is The Best Choice 27 Nov 2020 23:15 November 27, 2020 12:11 PM Erica Lamberg - Forbes Advisor Posted: November 27, 2020 12:11 PM Updated: November 27, 2020 5:03 PM There can be some mystery surrounding an adjustable-rate mortgage, or ARM. This type of mortgage typically begins with an …
  • West Bengal: 3,489 fresh Covid cases, 45 more die 27 Nov 2020 22:54 The cumulative number of discharged persons became 4,41,100.A total of 3,489 persons tested positive for Covid-19 and 46 persons died in the state over the past 24 hours. As many as 3,496 persons were cured of the infection. The number of active cases …
  • Of Dynamos’ new kit, power suits 27 Nov 2020 22:39 The Herald Tafadzwa Zimoyo Fashion 263 Phew!!! What a day it was yesterday during the Black Friday sales! Some shops had a wider selection of discounted prices on several items. I managed to get a nice briefcase from one local shop. I loved the briefcase, …
  • Biathlete Beaudry flying Canada's flag in Finland 27 Nov 2020 21:46 The BMW World Cup biathlon season starts Saturday in Koniolahti, Finland and Sarah Beaudry of Prince George is among four Canadian women entered in the 15-kilomtre individual race. The 26-year-old Beaudry, who was introduced to the sport as a 10-year-old …
  • Nadiya Hussain gives surprising prediction for Great British Bake Off winner Peter 27 Nov 2020 21:24 November 27, 2020 - 20:00 GMT Emmy Griffiths Nadiya Hussain pointed out the huge change Peter won't be expecting after winning GBBO  Nadiya Hussain has opened up about what this year's Great British Bake Off winner, Peter Sawkins, has got in store …
  • Swiss to Vote on Tougher Responsibility Proposal for Companies 27 Nov 2020 19:59 For several months, orange flags printed with “Yes!” have hung from balconies across Switzerland, encouraging the public to vote Sunday in favor of an initiative to make Swiss companies liable for human rights violations and environmental damage committed …
  • Raging boyfriend drove van at partner's aunt and cousin 27 Nov 2020 19:42 A raging boyfriend drove a van at his girlfriend’s aunt and cousin after she shut her front door on him. Elliot Stott had moments earlier hurled a plant pot through Michaela Smith’s window after she refused to let him in her house. When Ms Smith and her …
  • Boy, 15, told teacher about watching suicide video online before taking own life 27 Nov 2020 18:57 A schoolboy told a teacher he had watched a suicide video on YouTube before taking his own life, an inquest was told. Zain Pervez, 15, had suffered with suicidal thoughts for around a year before his death, Walthamstow Coroner’s Court heard. The Year 10 …
  • Staff mistreatment entrenched in New Zealand hospitality, lawyers and unions claim 27 Nov 2020 17:52 A Facebook post about an unpleasant interview and work trial experience sparked an explosion of complaints alleging bullying and denial of leave at a well-known Christchurch cafe. Reporter JONNY EDWARDS explores mistreatment in the hospitality industry and …
  • Grieving mum speaks out ahead of coronial inquest 27 Nov 2020 17:38 Andre Maddock left behind his 2-year-old son Lucas. Photo / SuppliedMichelle Townes believes her 31-year-old son died because the brand of his Government-funded drug was switched. She tells her story for the first time, ahead of this week's major …
  • Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust: up 85% in 2020. Here’s what I’m doing 27 Nov 2020 16:22 Shares in Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust (LSE: SMT) have rallied since the beginning of the year and are trading at an all-time high. Investors who purchased Scottish Mortgage shares at the start of 2020 are sitting on very attractive gains. It is not …
  • COVID-19: How universities can improve equity, access for online learners during a pandemic 27 Nov 2020 15:42 Many factors contributed to students’ need for personalized accommodation and support to achieve academically during rapid transitions online due to the COVID-19 pandemic This article, written by Nadia Naffi, Université Laval; Ann-Louise Davidson, …
  • Evening Standard Future Theatre Fund: Everything you need to know (including how to enter) 27 Nov 2020 15:07 This week we announced the Evening Standard Future Theatre Fund in association with TikTok and in partnership with the National Youth Theatre. The impact of the pandemic could close doors to a generation of talent – and we want to do something to help. …
  • Andrea McLean says she was hospitalised with whiplash on 'worst' Loose Women day 27 Nov 2020 14:06 Loose Women's star Andrea McLean has dished on her worst day as a panellist on the show. Hosting today's show with Brenda Edwards, Nadia Sawalha and Kaye Adams, the group reminisced about their "worst days at work." And Andrea's was …
  • Pretty Lady Who Recently Got Married Dies During Child Birth 27 Nov 2020 13:12 A beautiful Ghanaian lady simply known as Nadia has lost her during childbirth months after tying the knot in a glamorous wedding ceremony earlier this year. Ghanaian social media activist, Inusah Kate Gyamfua broke the sad news via his personal Facebook …
  • NKU Students' Hands-On Philanthropy Boosts Graduation Rates 27 Nov 2020 10:30 College students participating in philanthropy-based courses are 38% more likely to graduate. (Adobe Stock) November 27, 2020 By Kajsa Larson and Mark Neikirk for The Conversation. Broadcast version by Nadia Ramlagan for Kentucky News Connection HIGHLAND …
  • Evening Standard and TikTok join forces for £120k fund to support theatre talent of the future 27 Nov 2020 01:18 The Evening Standard has joined forces with TikTok to launch a £120,000 fund to support the next generation of theatre stars, who are struggling under the impact of Covid-19. High-profile figures including award-winning actress Helen McCrory, theatre …
  • Covid-19: Hospitals along the Garden Route taking strain 27 Nov 2020 00:14 Hospitals on the Garden Route are under severe pressure as a Covid-19 resurgence takes hold, the Western Cape Department of Health has warned. “Public hospitals in the Garden Route are under severe pressure, especially George Regional and Knysna Hospitals …
  • Daily Covid-19 update: 3,069 new cases reported, Garden Route hospitals take strain 27 Nov 2020 00:14 As of Thursday, South Africa has recorded a total of 778,571 Covid-19 cases, with 3,069 new cases identified since the last report, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize announced. Regrettably, 88 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 33, …
  • Court orders authorities to reveal Israeli citizenship criteria to Palestinian Jerusalemites 26 Nov 2020 23:22 AL-MUKALLA: More than 19,000 families have fled their homes in northern Yemen since January due to fighting between government forces and the Houthis, according to official figures. The Iran-backed militia has increased its attacks on government-controlled …
  • Bassem Youssef on the Difference Between Egypt's and America's Democracies and Dictatorships 26 Nov 2020 22:59 Thanks to a military coup and a brutal dictatorship with 60 years of oppressive experience, Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef had to move with his family to America because he dared to openly mock governmental authority. Not long afteward, Youssef found …
  • Nadia Nakai explains how AKA’s nastiness led her to working with Cassper 26 Nov 2020 22:20 The Chronicle Rap queen, Nadia Nakai recently sat down with Khuli Chana and revealed how AKA excluding her led to her working with Cassper Nyovest. Something good came out of AKA’s nastiness, she said. It was back in 2015 when AKA gave Moozlie, Gigi …
  • Dr. Mary Fowkes, 66, Dies; Helped Science Understand the Pandemic 26 Nov 2020 19:49 Dr. Fowkes graduated from the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse in 1977 and then worked as a physician assistant. Looking to improve her chances of getting into medical school, she became a technician at a cell and …
  • Almost 1 Million COVID infections in Germany: What have we learned? 26 Nov 2020 18:32 Nearly a year ago, at the beginning of the second week of January, Chinese authorities made the first public announcement  that a new type of virus was rampant in the city of Wuhan.  At the end of November 2020, there are almost 1 million infections in …
  • News24.com | Covid-19: Hospitals on the Garden Route taking strain amid fears of a resurgence in Western Cape 26 Nov 2020 17:06 An overview of Knysna and the lagoon on the Garden Route. (Photo by: Peter Titmuss/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Hospitals on the Garden Route are under pressure as a Covid-19 resurgence takes hold.  The Department of …
  • Lloyds shares: Hargreaves Lansdown investors are buying. Here’s what I’d do 26 Nov 2020 12:09 It is not surprising to see why Lloyds (LSE: LLOY) shares fell to 24p in September. The bank is predominately UK-centric and most of its business is generated from its retail division, which includes mortgages and credit cards. Uncertainties over Brexit, …
  • Bulgarian Parliament Approves Tax Relief for Families with Children 26 Nov 2020 12:04   The families with one child will have tax relief of BGN 450 next year. This was finally decided by MPs with the changes made under the transitional and final provisions. This is the actual amount, which results from deducting BGN 4500 from the tax base …
  • Meghan Markle miscarriage: Other celebrities who openly spoke up about their tragic loss 26 Nov 2020 11:00 According to multiple studies, about 10 to 20 percent of known pregnancies end in miscarriage. The actual number is likely higher since many miscarriages occur early in pregnancy when a woman doesn't even know she's expecting. Despite being such a …
  • Live blog: New details of Yorgen Fenech interrogation given behind closed doors 26 Nov 2020 10:31 Yorgen Fenech, the businessman who stands accused of complicity in Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder case, is back in court on Thursday for his compilation of evidence.  In the last sitting on November 17, a magistrate denied Fenech's bid to refer an …
  • How I got here: Nadia Abdalla CAS Ministry of ICT, Innovati... 26 Nov 2020 06:45 Nadia Ahmed Abdalla was in January 2020 (Photo: Instagram @n_adia_ahmed_) Her appointment might have come as a surprise but Chief Administrative Secretary in the Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs Nadia Ahmed Abdalla took to the job like a fish …
  • Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office searches for runaway juvenile Nadia Serecer 26 Nov 2020 06:37   Clarksville, TN – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a runaway juvenile. Nadia Serecer, 15, was last seen on Saturday, November 21st, 2020, at 9:30pm by her foster parent before going to bed. …
  • Principals collaborate for Westminster primary schools merger 26 Nov 2020 03:39 THE collaboration between principals of two neighbouring schools has led to the merging of the student body and staff next year. Westminster Junior Primary School and Westminster Primary School will merge for the next school curriculum. The junior school …
  • Access matting to be installed at Trigg beach by summer 26 Nov 2020 03:39 MATTING will be installed in time for summer at a section of Trigg Beach for people with disabilities and other mobility limitations. Stirling Council approved installing beach access matting north of the Trigg Island boat ramp at its meeting last week. …
  • Reid & Ruins bring tour to New Plymouth in December 26 Nov 2020 02:36 Former Womad artists have combined to form a band and are coming back to New Plymouth this December. Singer Nadia Reid and Hollie Fullbrook of Tiny Ruins are now Reid & Ruins, and are performing at the Mayfair on December 11. It is a part of their 11- …
  • Photos: Remembering Maradona, Latin America's Patron Saint Of The Pitch 26 Nov 2020 01:47 Diego Maradona celebrates Argentina's World Cup victory at the Aztec Stadium in Mexico City in 1986. John Vink hide caption toggle caption John Vink Diego Maradona celebrates Argentina's World Cup victory at the Aztec Stadium in Mexico City in 1986 …
  • 20 Black-Owned Businesses That Will Have Something for Everyone on Your Holiday Shopping List 25 Nov 2020 14:50 It’s been a tough year for many small businesses as COVID-19 restrictions and lackluster federal aide have taken a big toll, especially on minority-owned businesses. So why not boost Black-owned businesses and shop for your loved ones this holiday season …
  • These are the household trends that need to disappear by 2021, according to interior designers 25 Nov 2020 13:40 Many households across the UK have put their time in lockdown to good use by sprucing up their interiors, but have your efforts made your house look ultra modern, or could your taste be a bit dated? Interior designers and experts have told FEMAIL which …
  • Lorraine Kelly reflects on suffering a miscarriage as she discusses Meghan Markle's tragic loss 25 Nov 2020 11:29 Lorraine Kelly reflected on her own miscarriage after Meghan Markle revealed her own tragic loss in a New York Times article on Wednesday. The presenter, 60, admitted she her experience was 'almost exactly the same' as she discussed the Duchess Of …
  • Nadia Buari biography: age, parents, husband, children, net worth 25 Nov 2020 06:11 Home | News | General | Nadia Buari biography: age, parents, husband, children, net worth The gorgeous actress Nadia Buari has a lot of admirers who appreciate her talent. She is often the subject of news and speculations. Here, you can read the full …
  • Photos: Nadia Buari looks so adorable at 38 21 Nov 2020 18:53
  • Nadia Buari in ‘big mess’ over Akrobeto [Video] 21 Nov 2020 14:56 L-R: Akrobeto, Nadia Buari and DKB Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari, is cracking ribs on social media after a video of her having a hard time in pronouncing Akrobeto popped up. This was at the launch of the 2020 edition of the Golden Movie Awards Africa. …
  • Nadia Buari Hilariously Struggles To Mention Akrobeto’s Name Right 20 Nov 2020 23:13 – – Under the lecture of comedian DKB, the actress was still found wanting and struggling to get the name right as the crowd gathered laughed hard every time she tried. This hilarious incident happened at the launch of the Golden Movie Awards when DKB …
  • See cute video as actress Nadia Buari’s children surprise her on 38th birthday 16 Nov 2020 03:00 Home | News | General | See cute video as actress Nadia Buari’s children surprise her on 38th birthday - Popular actress, Nadia Buari, recently clocked 38 to the joy of fans - The film star’s children also made the day a special one for their mother - …
  • Martyred Army jawan’s body reaches Nadia home 16 Nov 2020 01:34