Zimbabwe, Russia seek to deepen bilateral ties

The Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Serguei Lavrov, denounced today the "neo-imperialist" stands of the United States, when it declares that by interfering in domestic affairs of other countries it supposedly conveys democracy and freedom. More..

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Texas primary results are in, Democrats show up in record numbers
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Texas primary results are in, Democrats show up in record numbers

That was double the Democratic primary turnout in the last midterm. Primary turnout is not dispositive in any case. The people that have the most to lose. Joaquin Castro and former Housing and Urban Devel...More..

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Macquarie Infrastructure Corp (MIC) Shares Bought by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company

It has underperformed by 24.64% the S&P500. Finally, Sheets Smith Wealth Management acquired a new stake in shares of Macquarie Infrastructure in the 4th quarter valued at $262,000. Among 23 analysts covering D...More..

Ireland name team to play Scotland
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Ireland name team to play Scotland

On the challenge posed by Gregor Townsend's Scotland this week, Kearney admitted there are some nerves over the threat the visitors carry, which is certainly powerful enough to derail Ireland's Grand Slam b...More..

Trump Cabinet Official Appears to Be Spending $139000 on His Office Door
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Trump Cabinet Official Appears to Be Spending $139000 on His Office Door

After a February 27 meeting Zinke convened on Capitol Hill with East Coast Republican representatives, Interior spokeswoman Heather Swift said her boss was "happy to meet with coastal representatives to discu...More..

Judge to Weigh Whether Trump's Twitter Blocks Violate Free Speech
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Judge to Weigh Whether Trump's Twitter Blocks Violate Free Speech

Baer said the situation was more analogous to walking away from someone in public. If Trump muted a user, he would not see that user's tweets, but the user could still see and respond to the president's tweet...More..

Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Analysts See $-0.31 EPS
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Analysts See $-0.31 EPS

On Thursday, March 17 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Sell". (NYSE: VSLR ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, May 27 by Deutsche Bank. (NYSE:AER). Goldman Sachs Inc accumulated 0% or 20,46...More..

Legislature Gives Final OK To Keeping Arkansas Medicaid Expansion
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Legislature Gives Final OK To Keeping Arkansas Medicaid Expansion

Arkansas is the third state allowed to impose work requirements on Medicaid participants. Republicans are split on whether to expand Medicaid in Virginia, one of 18 states that have rejected expanding the h...More..

Turkish forces take key town south of Afrin
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Turkish forces take key town south of Afrin

Turkey frequently conducts cross-border operations into northern Iraq in pursuit of PKK militants, who maintain bases there. It has been listed as a terrorist organisation by Turkey, the United States and the...More..

Aarushi murder: CBI moves SC against acquittal of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Aarushi murder: CBI moves SC against acquittal of Rajesh and Nupur Talwar

The move comes nearly a month after the law ministry advised the CBI to file the special leave petition. A division bench of the court comprising justices BK Narayana and AK Mishra upheld the Talwars' appea...More..

8 in Asia-Pacific women entrepreneurs index
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

8 in Asia-Pacific women entrepreneurs index

Women's Advancement Outcomes , i.e. the degree of bias against women as workforce participants - in politics and business - and the women's own financial strength and entrepreneurial inclination. This means tha...More..

Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport
by | Friday, March 09, 2018

Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport

Passengers at Sydney Airport's International Terminal 1 and Domestic Terminal 2 were affected by the lengthy delays (Supplied).The technical glitch at Sydney Airport has since been resolved and travellers are...More..

International Women's Day completes historic week for women lawyers
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

International Women's Day completes historic week for women lawyers

As the world celebrates International Women's Day today, members of the interior design industry have taken notice. (The 19 Amendment giving women the right to vote wasn't ratified by Congress until 1920.) ...More..

Trump administration seeks $100 billion reduction in US-China trade gap
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Trump administration seeks $100 billion reduction in US-China trade gap

Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi (王毅) said that a "trade war" would hurt all sides. China's Commerce Ministry shot back on Friday, saying his plan would 'seriously damage multilateral trade mecha...More..

Snow storm pounds US Northeast, closing schools, snarling commutes
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Snow storm pounds US Northeast, closing schools, snarling commutes

New York City could see 8 to 12 inches of snow by Wednesday evening, according to Ward. Montville, New Jersey, got more than 26 inches from the nor'easter. But motorists were urged to avoid travel so crews...More..

Dance pleads guilty to perjury charges
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Dance pleads guilty to perjury charges

In January, Dance was indicted on four counts of perjury for failing to report nearly $147,000 worth of outside income during his time as county superintendent. The school board approved a no-bid contract worth...More..

Texas Primary Election Results: Twenty-Ninth House District
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Texas Primary Election Results: Twenty-Ninth House District

By the early hours of Wednesday, Democratic votes totaled almost 1 million and Republican votes totaled more than 1.4 million, according to NPR. How many primaries for Texas' eight open congressional seat...More..

Manafort pleads not guilty to second indictment in Virginia, wants jury trial
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Manafort pleads not guilty to second indictment in Virginia, wants jury trial

A trial was set for July 10. Manafort has professed his innocence and has vowed to fight the charges despite his business associate Richard Gates complying with prosecutors. "From approximately 2006 through t...More..

US 'a long way' from negotiations with N.Korea: Tillerson
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

US 'a long way' from negotiations with N.Korea: Tillerson

The president has said that the U.S.is open to talks with the rogue regime but only "under the right conditions". Speaking in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia , the top US diplomat was commenting on North Korea's rec...More..

Lalu attacks Nitish over special status for Bihar
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Lalu attacks Nitish over special status for Bihar

Underscoring that he was seeking votes "on the basis of the performance of my government", Kumar appealed to the people of the Lok Sabha constituency to help BJP candidate of Araria achieve a big victory. "Ni...More..