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Raila Odinga lands at JKIA amid chaos in Nairobi

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Earlier, the Nasa supporters clashed with police as they attempted to force their way into the airport. The Nasa leader touched down at JKIA at round 11:30 am Friday. Meanwhile chaos has erupted on Airport North Road, Mombasa Road and Outer Ring Road. Raila Odinga, a cross section of Nasa leaders and their supporters are now headed to the City center where they are expected to hold a rally at Uhuru Park. Lire la suite »

Germany up, United States down in global reputation ranking

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That decline came mainly from the "governance" ranking in the survey, where the USA fell from No. 19 last year to No. 23 this year. The Nation Brands Index (NBI) is a joint project by the German market research firm GfK and British political consultant Simon Anholt, who launched and has been running it since 2005. Lire la suite »

Apple Diversity Chief Denise Young Smith To Step Down

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Young Smith's departure from Apple decreases the diversity of its leadership ranks. Young Smith has been at Apple for 20 years , and was most recently the global head of HR. Earlier this November, Cornell Tech, a joint venture between Cornell University and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, said Denise Young Smith would join the engineering school as its executive-in-residence starting January 2018. Lire la suite »

Tribal fighters help liberate last Isis-held town in Iraq

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The operation was launched at dawn, when Iraqi military units and local tribal fighters entered the western neighbourhoods of Rawa, which sits on the Euphrates River in the western province of Anbar. All that now remains of Isis-held territory in Iraq are patches of rural territory in the country's vast western desert along the border with Syria. Lire la suite »

NZ rules out resettlement of Manus refugees without Australia's support

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Food and medical supplies for the 421 men were running low and they were reliant on three small wells and rain water for drinking, according to people inside the camp. "Australia holds all the critical information on the refugees in Manus Island so any take-up of refugees has to be organized with Australia's assistance", she said. Lire la suite »

Two Wounded in Gush Etzion Terror Ramming Attack

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All three were taken to Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital for treatment. Arriving at the checkpoint, the terrorist stopped the auto and jumped out, waving a knife and heading straight for an IDF officer - but before he could stab the officer, the terrorist was shot, The 70-year-old victim was lightly injured and the second victim was in serious condition. Lire la suite »

United Kingdom solutions to border not 'comprehensive or credible'

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He suggested discussions on the United Kingdom leaving the European Union would not be able to progress until Theresa May's government came up with better solutions for the border. "We've been given assurances. that there will be no hard border in Ireland, that there won't be any physical infrastructure, that we won't go back to the borders of the past", Varadkar said. Lire la suite »

OnePlus 5T vs OnePlus 5 - Here are the 5 Major Changes

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For comparison, the OnePlus 5 just weighs 153 grams. The design and display are two main points of difference between these two phones. But for OnePlus, the 5T as a strategy is an important one, especially in a market like India where it has made gains. Lire la suite »

Gap's same-store sales beat estimates

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Gap CEO Art Peck said the results show the company is making progress at "driving efficiency at our more mature brands, while growing our footprint in the value and active space, and investing in our online and mobile experience". Banana Republic recorded a 1 percent decline in sales compared to last year's 6 percent drop. Overall same-store sales rose 3 percent in the third quarter ended October 28, while analysts were expecting it to rise 1.01 percent, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Lire la suite »

Hawaiian Air CEO To Step Down After 15 Years

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Dunkerley joined Hawaiian in December 2002, and his departure will end 15 years of leadership during which the company executed a remarkable turnaround to become one of the world's most successful airlines. Since 2011, he has overseen marketing and sales, network planning and other functions at the nation's 10th-largest airline by traffic. "I am humbled by the Board's confidence in me and excited by the opportunity to lead an incredible team as Hawaiian's CEO", said Ingram. Lire la suite »

Fitzpatrick Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District Accolades

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He is 10 tackles away from tying the Mountain West single-season record of 162 tackles by Carmen Messina of New Mexico State in 2009 and 12 stops from one of the top-20 single-season totals by a NCAA Division I FBS player. He's completed 116-of-197 passes for 1,806 yards, 11 touchdowns and only two interceptions. A four-year starter for the Knights, Stevens concluded her career third in school history with 1,183 kills. Lire la suite »

Cameroun: incendie à l'assemblée nationale

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Voici les terribles vidéos et images de l'incendie dévastateur de l'Assemblée nationale survenu sans pertes en vies humaines:: CA Les flammes qui se sont déclenchées hier jeudi 16 novembre 2017 à 22 heures, ont entièrement brulé les 4ème, 5ème, 6ème et 7ème étages de la façade arrière du siège de la Chambre basse camerounaise sis au quartier Ngoa-Ekellé. Lire la suite »

Runners Ready for Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

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Immediately following the Turkey Trot , participants celebrate at the annual post-race party and awards ceremony at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. The Independent Health Family Branch YMCA - between Main Street and Wherle Drive at 150 Tech Drive, just east of the Erie Community College North Campus in Amherst - will host a Runners' expo and pre-race packet pickup from 10 a.m.to 7 p.m. Lire la suite »

Russian Federation and United States at odds over keeping Syria chemical experts

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The U.S. Mission to the United Nations said in a statement Wednesday calling for the vote that "there are many more instances of chemical weapons use in Syria that must be investigated". A spokesperson for the U.S. Mission to the United Nations said late Monday that " Russia is mouthing words of support for JIM renewal, but those words are not backed up by any actions". Lire la suite »

Do You Own Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) Shares?

The basic materials company reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.17. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $2.04 Billion for the current quarter. Lire la suite »

'Cards Against Humanity' takes a stand against president's wall

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Cards Against Humanity said that contributing to the land purchase and its legal defense was the first of six days of gifts that customers would be receiving in December. As the website points out: "This is Cards Against Humanity Saves America, not Cards Against Humanity Saves The Dumb Country You Live In". The company, known for its popular "party game for disgusting people", engages in pranks like selling $50,000 worth of nothing on Black Friday, which they did in 2015, and raising ... Lire la suite »

Trump s'apprête à lever l'interdiction sur l'importation d'éléphants en provenance d'Afrique

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L'annonce n'a pas été faite par la Maison Blanche, mais par le Club de Safari International , un groupe de défense de la chasse, qui cite le directeur du département américain de la pêche et de la vie sauvage. Malgré plusieurs efforts de conservation, le nombre d'éléphants en Afrique a chuté de 30 % de 2007 à 2014. Ce raisonnement, dénonce PETA, l'une d'entre elles, "revient à vendre un enfant sur le marché noir afin de lever de l'argent pour combattre les violences faites aux enfants". Lire la suite »

Notorious Mafia boss Salvatore 'Toto' Riina dies aged 87

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Riina would elude police efforts to snare him for nearly a quarter of a century - without ever leaving Sicily - and took charge of Cosa Nostra's key businesses, from drug trafficking to kidnapping and racketeering. His testimonies helped Falcone and Borsellino secure the conviction of hundreds of mobsters, including Riina's. Friends in high places are thought to have helped Riina avoid arrest for decades, but it is unproven that he once met and kissed the most influential politician of ... Lire la suite »

Quarter-Turn Valve Market Segmentation by Types and Applications 2017

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These stakeholders include Quarter-Turn Valve Market Manufacturers such as Pentair Ltd (Switzerland), Flowserve Corporation (U.S.), Emerson Electric (U.S.), FMC technologies (U.S.), Alfa Laval AB (Sweden). Further, in the Card-Based Electronic Access Control Systems market report, various definitions and classification of the Card-Based Electronic Access Control Systems industry, applications and chain structure are discussed. Lire la suite »

The Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) Trading Up -0.7% After Analyst Upgrade

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Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Noble Energy, Inc. Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.02/Share beating the analyst estimate of $-0.13/Share by a difference of $0.11. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 3rd. Several research analysts have recently weighed in on NBL shares. Lire la suite »

Senator Tobias Enverga died in British

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The lawmaker's sudden death was received with grieve in Canada where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau praised Enverga for being a "tireless advocate for the Filipino community and people with disabilities". An economics graduate from Letran in Manila, Enverga first worked in a Philippine bank. Then Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper appointed him to the Canadian Senate in 2012. Lire la suite »

Science teacher, 22, arrested over rape of teen boy student

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Hunter Day, 22, was arrested on charges of second-degree rape after having sexual contact with a student. Authorities said they investigated the relationship after being notified by the boy's parents and finding explicit pictures and messages on his phone, the report said. Lire la suite »

Cabinet approves formation of National Anti-profiteering Authority under GST

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Besides, that the "anti-profiteering" measures enshrined in the GST law provide an institutional mechanism to ensure full benefits of input tax credit are also passed on to the end consumers. The GST Council had last week made a decision to slash tax rates of over 200 items and also lowered tax rates on AC and non-AC restaurants to 5% from 18%. Lire la suite »