by | November 03, 2017 | 18:27

Further, sectors like energy and mining, manufacturing and real estate have seen the highest change in the percentage of the female hiring rate in the last 10 years. "World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap Report 2017 finds the parity gap across health, education, politics and the workplace widening for the first time since records began in 2006", the report read.

by | November 03, 2017 | 18:05

Wednesday in the main battle area of Marawi City. Brawner said the two stragglers appeared to be "weak and malnourished". "They still have the potential to inflict harm to the public", Padilla said. Hapilon was killed along with local terrorist leader, Omar Maute, last month. Police investigators said Syahputra was able to escape from the main battle area through a tunnel a few days ago.

by | November 03, 2017 | 17:40

Despite the increase in the percentage of women at workplaces, corporate expectations have remained "stagnant" and still operate on "a single-honor mindset" with expectations for mothers to stay home to provide fulltime care, she said. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stand together at World Assembly for Women: WAW! "This isn't a woman's issue, it's a family issue", she said.

by | November 03, 2017 | 17:07

The Justice Department did not comment. Speaking with reporters as he departed the White House Friday morning en route to his first flight to Hawaii, the president said, "I think we're going to have great success". Sessions testified in June that he wasn't aware of any conversations between "anyone connected to the Trump campaign" and Russians about " any type of interference with any campaign or election in the United States".

by | November 03, 2017 | 13:56

The tweet links to a NYTtimes piece published Thursday that explains the variety of contexts in which a devout Muslim might invoke the phrase Allahu Akbar . "Today the Times published a news story headlined, "'Allahu Akbar!' An Everyday Phrase, Tarnished by Attacks". If the use of the phrase by extremists makes American Muslims uncomfortable, that's understandable.

by | November 03, 2017 | 13:56

Smith is the chair of the U.S. House Science, Space and Technology Committee. There are several reasons Smith, who has made a name for himself in recent years with his ardent denials of climate change science and his efforts to force scientists to make their work and communications about their work more transparent, is ready to call it a day.

by | November 03, 2017 | 12:55

The government citing an order passed by the Supreme Court , said that in February 2017, the apex court approved that all the SIM cards have to be linked with Aadhaar. Several petitions challenging the Centre's move to make Aadhaar card mandatory for availing various services and benefits of government welfare schemes have been filed in the apex court.

by | November 03, 2017 | 12:46

Meanwhile, a US-led global coalition has provided air support to a Kurdish-Arab alliance, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), also fighting ISIL in Deir Az Zor. The development is the latest significant defeat for IS as the militant group sees its self-proclaimed "caliphate" crumble and lose nearly all urban strongholds.

by | November 03, 2017 | 12:29

Fallon announced his resignation late Wednesday after earlier in the week apologising for touching a journalist's knee in 2002, but reports suggested there were other allegations which had not been made public at the time of his resignation.

by | November 03, 2017 | 12:07

But Nadal held after a tough service game for a 4-1 lead before closing out the opener on his fourth set point. Then Nadal regrouped himself and took away the first set at 7-5 with a big forehand. 6, and studly, the French Richard Gasquet, 6-4, 6-4. Isner, who lost last year's final to Murray, next plays either No. 6 Grigor Dimitrov or Richard Gasquet.

by | November 03, 2017 | 11:08

A third man was also shot in his body and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Another man who was shot took himself to Weiss Memorial Hospital, police said. In a nonfatal attack, a 24-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in the South Side's Grand Crossing neighborhood, police said. The suspect is still at large, Buslik said.

by | November 03, 2017 | 10:34

I'm grateful that my family has good healthcare, but anxious that if the Health Insurance Tax (HIT) comes back in 2018, it will raise the cost of healthcare, putting my family in a tough spot and making it harder for us to afford good health insurance.

by | November 03, 2017 | 10:29

Purifoy will be held out indefinitely due to "potential eligibility issues", Josh Vitale of the Opelika-Auburn News reports. The school said it would not have further comment because it's an ongoing investigation. The federal complaint released September 26 alleges that Person gave a total of $18,500 to the parents of two previously unidentified players to help influence them to eventually secure the services of a financial advisor who had compensated Person, the former National Basketball ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 09:53

The Papua New Guinea military has tightened security around the Manus Island detention centre to prevent food from reaching those inside. 'How does he anticipate he will resettle refugees without the necessary visas?' she said. But the United Nations refugee agency says the alternative shelters are still incomplete. Australia scheduled the Manus camp for closure after Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court ruled previous year that the detention center was unconstitutional, as it violated the ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 07:54

President Donald Trump's national security adviser says North Korea could be added to the list of state sponsors of terrorism . The administration has said it's considering carrying out naval exercises in the Asia Pacific region during the trip, as part of its strategy to put maximum pressure on North Korea .

by | November 03, 2017 | 07:06

A Labour spokesperson added the party is taking the allegations "extremely seriously" and are encouraging police to investigate the claims of criminality. Labour's process relies on people reporting an attack to someone within the party - who is "inclined to be loyal to the Labour Party", she said. Speaking to The Guardian , the staffer said she had attempted to report the alleged incident to four different authorities including the House of Commons authorities, the MP's party and the ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 06:39

In addition to the noose, the harassers drew lewd sexual images on the lieutenant's family photos, hung in his room on the second floor of the station. The incident is the second to mar South Florida fire departments this year. Sources told the newspaper that investigators could not determine who was behind the noose.

by | November 03, 2017 | 04:53

Still, the North Korean statement said, "the reality clearly shows that the gangster-like US imperialists are the very one who is aggravating the situation of the Korean peninsula and seeking to ignite a nuclear war". The accusation came as Trump prepared to set off Friday on a five-country, 10-day tour of Asia created to strengthen diplomatic and economic partnerships while contending with North Korea's nuclear threat.

by | November 03, 2017 | 04:50

The Nobel Peace Prize victor has faced criticism for not taking a tougher stand on the violence, described as "ethnic cleansing" by the United Nations. On Wednesday, Myanmar government spokesman U Zaw Htay accused Bangladesh of delaying the start of the repatriation process. Suu Kyi launched an initiative last month to assist rehabilitation and resettlement in Rakhine and has called for tycoons to contribute to the project.

by | November 03, 2017 | 04:35

He also said electricity would be a life-saving advantage in African villages. A spokeswoman for the Department of Energy told The Hill , a political news website, that the comments were meant to highlight the ways electricity will improve the lives of people in Africa.

by | November 03, 2017 | 04:19

Daylight saving time first drew global attention when Germany started using it in 1916. In order for this change to take place, every other state in New England must agree to change time zones as well, but this shift is unlikely to happen anytime soon, so still plan on setting your clocks back an hour.

by | November 03, 2017 | 03:49

They have called for the implementation of the so-called "double-freeze" initiative, which envisages North Korea suspending its nuclear and missile program in exchange for the US and South Korea abandoning military exercises in the region. Seoul, its capital, is just 30 miles from the North Korean border and in range of thousands of artillery pieces that are trained on the city. He also suggested that the US should meet the North Korean leader to assess his thinking.

by | November 03, 2017 | 03:35

Rick Gates , a protege and junior partner of Paul Manafort , Donald Trump's former campaign manager, in New York, April 24, 2017. According to the indictment , between at least 2006 and 2015, Manafort and Gates generated tens of millions of dollars in income as a result of work in Ukraine, and in order to hide the payments from USA authorities, the defendants laundered the money through scores of United States and foreign corporations, partnerships, and bank accounts.

by | November 03, 2017 | 03:23

The vote was 191-2, with Israel being the only country to side with the U.S. She said the American people chose a new president, and the United States will vote against any resolution calling for the lifting of the embargo "as long as the proceeds from trade with Cuba go to prop up the dictatorial regime responsible for denying those (human) rights".

by | November 03, 2017 | 03:11

The bad news is that Sessions, then the chairman of candidate Trump's national security team, didn't relay that March 2016 conversation during direct questioning in any of his congressional testimony, and lawmakers have noticed, CNN reports .

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:56

They graduated in 1987 from the Polytechnic School in Rosario . Five of the people killed in a truck ramming attack in New York Tuesday afternoon were Argentine tourists visiting Manhattan to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their high school graduation, including one Jewish businessman.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:27

The conversation moved on to other topics and Papadopoulos did not leave a "lasting impression" with Sessions, the source said. But Papadopoulos did receive encouragement from Clovis for some of his endeavors, campaign emails show. Senator Al Franken, whose exchange with Sessions in January has prompted a continuing dispute, said in a letter to Sessions on Thursday that the Papadopoulos revelations are "another example in an alarming pattern in which you, the nation's top law enforcement ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:23

Like in the case of her mother, Dina's marriage, too, didn't last long, and she separated from Neville Wadia five years after their wedding. "When Jinnah was unwell, Wadia tried to visit Pakistan, but he refused her a visa". According to Mokerrom Hossain's From Protest to Freedom: The Birth of Bangladesh, when Jinnah told her that there were millions of Muslim boys in India and she could have anyone she chose, Dina replied: "Father, there were millions of Muslim girls in India".

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:25

On Thursday night around 7 p.m. ET, the unthinkable happened: The Tweeter-in-Chief disappeared from his beloved platform. We are continuing to investigate and are taking steps to prevent this from happening again. On his personal account, Trump tweeted that Saipov "SHOULD GET DEATH PENALTY!" Trump uses Twitter multiple times every day to reach his followers and broadcast his thoughts to the world.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:22

The album, seemingly entitled " Make America Crip Again ", shows Snoop, real name Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr., in the background looking down at the body. "It's just good music". "In my lifetime, that's when young black men in impoverished areas organized to help their communities and to take care of their own because society basically left them for dead".

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:14

He called on men and women of goodwill, friends and associates to rally round the Tinubus in prayers as they fearless their moment of grief and loss of a dear family member. Other members of the family would also not comment. Chairman of APC in Lagos, Otunba Henry Ajomale confirmed Jide's death in a short statement he (Ajomale) issued on Wednesday.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:16

Lumber products certified by the Atlantic Lumber Board as being first produced in Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia or Prince Edward Island are excluded from any duties. "Now we have to continue with what has become a bit of a Groundhog Day loop", Horgan said, alluding to the Bill Murray comedy about living the same event over and over, "through litigations and tribunals".

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:14

There were two instances where sources went on the record: former Trump aide Sam Nunberg and Trump ally Roger Stone . Clovis appeared to encourage Papadopoulos to engage with Russian contacts; in one instance Clovis responded directly to Papadopoulos, hailing him for his "great work" and saying "I would encourage you" to "make the trip, if it is feasible", referring to a trip the young campaign adviser pitched to go overseas.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:11

The Russian government has denied interfering in the US election, and President Donald Trump has cast doubt on the conclusion that the Kremlin was behind it, positing that other countries could also have conducted cyberattacks against Democratic operatives and organizations.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:56

Officers from the department's emergency services unit, strategic response group and critical response command teams will "be at fixed locations along the route, but they will also have a mobile response capability if they are needed elsewhere", Gomez said.