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World Survey shows majority of UK Labour grassroots members favour second Brexit vote
Author: 0 Survey shows majority of UK Labour grassroots members favour second Brexit vote

Some 65 percent of Labour supporters voted Remain in the 2016 referendum, and 35 percent voted Leave. It was not "undemocratic" to call for a vote on the terms of an exit deal, he said. Much of the 2,300-word article lambasts the Conservatives' plans on Brexit as contradictory and confusing, saying it is absurd for ministers to pretend the United Kingdom can replicate the benefits of the EU's single market and customs union while accepting none of the rules.

World Turkey to launch imminent Syria operation against YPG
Author: 0 Turkey to launch imminent Syria operation against YPG

Ankara considers the YPG as a terror group and an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in its own border. In 2016 Turkey launched its Euphrates Shield military offensive in northern Syria to push back Islamic State from the border and drive a wedge between the Kurdish controlled regions.

World Jeremy Corbyn says Labour doesn't support a second Brexit vote
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn says Labour doesn't support a second Brexit vote

Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable said opposition parties had the power to change the course of Brexit - if Labour backed the move. Streeting is one of a well-coordinated group of vocal backbench rebels campaigning for leader Jeremy Corbyn to harden Labour policy by saying he would back continued membership of the single market and the customs union.

World Deep Freeze, Snow Flurries Ahead After Sunday Warm-Up
Author: 0 Deep Freeze, Snow Flurries Ahead After Sunday Warm-Up

After a sunny Sunday , the sun disappears Monday afternoon as thick clouds roll in ahead of some snow. But the good news is warmer temperatures are in store once again by the weekend. East northeast wind 10 to 13 miles per hour. Tonight: Mostly cloudy with light snow developing. North northwest wind 11 to 17 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 23 miles per hour.

World Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Coast of Peru
Author: 0 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Coast of Peru

The epicenter was 25 miles (40 kilometers) south-southwest of the small town of Acari in the Arequipa district. According to the National Emergency Operations Center, at least 23 people were injured in the Arequipa area. With death tolls of up to half a million people, it's not hard to see why. The region in which the natural disaster struck has a population of 10 million, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre.

World Hawaii Officials Mistakenly Warn of Incoming Missile
Author: 0 Hawaii Officials Mistakenly Warn of Incoming Missile

Hawaiian residents generally know that after an alert is issued, they have about 15 to 20 minutes before a missile from North Korea would make contact with the islands, Phil said. There was confusion elsewhere in Hawaii as tourists took shelter in hotel basements. After months of heightened nuclear tensions between the US and North Korea , frightened people scrambled for safety and communications were bogged down.

Author: 0 Accenture's (ACN) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Cowen

It has underperformed by 12.43% the S&P500. 279.77 million shares or 1.91% less from 285.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. About 3.13M shares traded. On Monday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy". The stock of Accenture plc (NYSE: ACN ) earned "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, September 22.

Author: 0 Many offices closed Monday for MLK Day

King's quotes the other day". "It is always a tremendous honor to see this many folks come out for this program", museum Executive Director Matt Edwards said of what is one of the facility's more well-attended events each year. Monday, starting from the Freedom Center, 2609 N Martin Luther King Ave., to NE 23, and on to the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, where a bell-ringing ceremony will begin at 11 a.m.

World Hamas Official Reportedly Wounded in Car Bomb Blast in Lebanon
Author: 0 Hamas Official Reportedly Wounded in Car Bomb Blast in Lebanon

Hamas did not immediately issue a statement on the blast. A military source said a BMW in the southern port city of Sidon "detonated, wounding Hamas official Mohammed Hamdan". Sidon is home to Lebanon's largest Palestinian refugee camp. The group has previously accused Israel of being involved in the assassination of a number of its members inside and outside Palestine.

World Arizona offers coaching job to Navy's Ken Niumatalolo
Author: 0 Arizona offers coaching job to Navy's Ken Niumatalolo

ESPN's Adam Rittenberg reports that Navy's head coach has opted to stick with the Midshipmen. Ken Niumatalolo received a ringing endorsement from colleague Matt Rhule as he vies for the Arizona Wildcats head coaching job. The Arizona Daily Star, which first reported the news that Niumatalolo had interviewed for the position in Tucson, and FootballScoop.com both reported Friday afternoon that Niumatalolo has been offered the job.

World Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana
Author: 0 Trump language on Africa unacceptable, racist: Ghana

Trump tweeted Friday morning: "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough , but this was not the language used". He doesn't deny that Trump possibly used the word "shithole" to describe Haiti and Africa, but he believes it's been taken out of context.

World CNN news host's emotional speech after Trump's alleged 's***hole' remarks
Author: 0 CNN news host's emotional speech after Trump's alleged 's***hole' remarks

However, his advisers notably did not dispute the most controversial of his reported remarks: using the word "s**thole" to describe African nations , and saying he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead. We are certainly not a " shithole country ". The alleged remarks were said to have also been made in reference to Haiti and El Salvador. Trump didn't answer this or any other question shouted by reporters about his remarks.

World Phivolcs raises volcano alert, warns of hazardous eruptions
Author: 0 Phivolcs raises volcano alert, warns of hazardous eruptions

In its latest update , PHIVOLCS added that another phreatic eruption occurred today at 12.49am GMT (08.49am local time). The phreatic or stream-driven eruption of Mayon Volcano in Legazpi, Albay started at 4:21 p.m. But Cedric Daep, head of the Albay Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, said those in evacuation centers may be allowed to return to their homes later in the day, unless Phivolcs raises the volcano alert level further.

World Snow on the way tonight & Sunday morning
Author: 0 Snow on the way tonight & Sunday morning

Total ice accumulations of less than one tenth of an inch will be possible with total snow accumulations of 2 to 5 inches expected with heaviest totals from around Flint northeast into the Thumb. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Saturday , partly sunny, with a high near 17. Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent.

World Trump's immigration remarks condemned as vile, racist
Author: 0 Trump's immigration remarks condemned as vile, racist

The remarks are reported to have been made during a White House briefing on an immigration plan prepared by a group of senators and how it impacted immigrants from various countries, including those in Africa . ambassador to Panama has tendered his resignation amid the ongoing scandal. He said the president repeatedly used the word "sh**hole" when speaking about African countries.

World Kohli, Vijay steady India's reply in second test v S Africa
Author: 0 Kohli, Vijay steady India's reply in second test v S Africa

India has scored four runs for the loss of no wicket in heir first innings till lunch. India had to bat out one over before Lunch, surprisingly bowled by Maharaj, and they did so without any alarms. Hardik Pandya was put off by an onrushing Shami from short third-man though and spilled the effort onto the latter, who also had a bite at the ball before it dropped to the floor.

World Obama to Trump: Watch Your Behavior
Author: 0 Obama to Trump: Watch Your Behavior

He also denied demanding that Haitians be removed from negotiations about protected status for people from certain countries. Trump denied on Friday using such derogatory language, but he was widely condemned in many African countries and in Haiti and El Salvador , and by global rights organisations.

World Iran says no to changes
Author: 0 Iran says no to changes

He said the idea of forming political coalitions, excluding others and considering those who are not with us as enemies had been imposed by the hegemonic powers on the world, adding that such ideas have directed the world toward enmity, extremism and conflicts, reports IRNA news agency.

World Dead university student found decomposing in U.S. mall
Author: 0 Dead university student found decomposing in U.S. mall

Man had disappeared on October 8th, but had returned home shortly after police were notified. Two days after her return, the police officials removed her name from the missing persons' list. Man was found by a maintenance worker checking a vacant area of the mall. "What's suspicious about this case is the cause of death has not been determined".

Author: 0 African Union: ''Trump must apologize for calling Africans shitholes''

The group's mission in Washington DC expressed its " shock, dismay and outrage " and said the Trump administration misunderstood Africans. At least one more African leader spoke up on Saturday. But it emphasized that such a partnership should be based on mutual respect and accepted global principles of respect of basic human dignity. "I think it fundamentally poisons the relationship with numerous countries".

World Leaders say Trump presidency is at odds with MLK's legacy
Author: 0 Leaders say Trump presidency is at odds with MLK's legacy

According to The Washington Post , during an Oval Office meeting on Thursday with US senators to discuss the status of some immigrants in the country, President Trump described Haiti , El Salvador and unspecified African countries as "shitholes".

World Plane skids off runway in northern Turkey; no injuries
Author: 0 Plane skids off runway in northern Turkey; no injuries

Pictures showed it nose down the slope just metres from the water's edge. As you can see in the photos, the damage is pretty extensive to the plane - but, miraculously, there were no fatalities and all passengers were successfully and safely evacuated.

World Sex offender's sentence delayed so he can finish university
Author: 0 Sex offender's sentence delayed so he can finish university

Kamloops This Week reported from the trial that Neurauter, a former junior hockey goaltender, obtained nude photos from the girl and threatened to show them to her family. Wayne MacKay, a law professor at Dalhousie University, said Neurauter's case leaves the University of Calgary in a tough predicament. "They're saying they're concerned for him having a successful educational experience and that they won't be able to keep him safe".

World Trump Doesn't Want Immigrants From 'Shithole' Countries
Author: 0 Trump Doesn't Want Immigrants From 'Shithole' Countries

The president also asked why the United States would allow more immigrants from Haiti and Africa rather than countries like Norway . In his own tweet Friday, Trump had appeared to deny using the term "shithole", as he was reported to have done during a private White House meeting Thursday.

World Liverpool pose test of Man City's bid for immortality
Author: 0 Liverpool pose test of Man City's bid for immortality

Liverpool were on the front foot against Manchester City in September before Sadio Mane's sending off changed the game - but how did they do it and can it be done again? It remains to be seen if Liverpool will be as adventurous, although with home advantage and the pace of Salah and Mane, they have the players to do real damage.

World USA can not undermine Iran nuclear deal - Hassan Rouhani
Author: 0 USA can not undermine Iran nuclear deal - Hassan Rouhani

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif had earlier said on Twitter that Trump's decision undermined the multilateral agreement. "But the clear reluctance with which he has issued the sanctions waivers will continue to weigh on the business community", said Esfandyar Batmanghelidj, founder of the Europe-Iran Forum, a business network.

World All sailors aboard Iranian burning oil tanker announced dead
Author: 0 All sailors aboard Iranian burning oil tanker announced dead

The ship has been ablaze for nearly a week since it collided with another vessel on January 6 in the East China Sea and has been drifting into Japanese economic zone over the past several days. The cause of the collision remains unclear and 29 crew members are still unaccounted for. The crew was all Iranian except for two Bangladeshis. A stricken Iranian oil tanker is sinking in the East China Seas and there is no hope to rescue the crew members, an Iranian maritime official said.

World Test our resolve: Pakistan warns after Army chief Rawat's 'nuclear bluff' remark
Author: 0 Test our resolve: Pakistan warns after Army chief Rawat's 'nuclear bluff' remark

Amounts to an invitation for a nuclear encounter. Responding to the Indian army chief's "nuclear bluff " assertion, Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said that the statement proves that "India is an irresponsible nuclear state". Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Altaf Bukhari on Saturday hit back at army chief General Bipin Rawat for hinting that students in the valley were being radicalised in the schools.

World Police hope for 'miracle' to find missing in mudslide
Author: 0 Police hope for 'miracle' to find missing in mudslide

The founder of a Roman Catholic school and four children were among the victims of a deadly series of Santa Barbara County, California , mudslides that killed 18 people along the coast, officials said. About 10,000 people are under mandatory evacuation orders. "It is not a safe or convenient place to be right now", Brown said. Bulldozers cleared roads of tangled trees, muck and boulders while tanker trucks were being used to haul off floodwaters sucked up from U.S.

World 'Bad flu season' peaking, but far from over
Author: 0 'Bad flu season' peaking, but far from over

If you have not received a flu shot yet, it's not too late. Still, there has been an uptick in hospital admissions statewide, which jumped 40 percent from 870 during the last week of December to 1,258 by the end of the first week of January.

World Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain talks about Philippe Coutinho's transfer
Author: 0 Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain talks about Philippe Coutinho's transfer

He might have reacted slowly at times in the market but has always picked up his preferred options rather than some compromised signings. We know he will help bring energy to Liverpool's midfield and that he is often the catalyst for Klopp's famous gegenpress, but he also needs to contribute goals because very few of the other midfielders look like they can.

World PW ban: Listed firms to scout for auditors
Author: 0 PW ban: Listed firms to scout for auditors

The ban comes after the firm was accused of negligence in its audit work at the now defunct Satyam Computer Services. "We believe that the order is also not in line with the directions of the Hon'ble Bombay High Court order of 2010 and so we are confident of getting a stay before this order becomes effective", the spokesperson added, referring to the August 2010 High Court order that ruled that no direction can be issued against PW if there is only some omission without proof of connivance and ...

World 10 things you need to know today
Author: 0 10 things you need to know today

Fox's Tucker Carlson defended Trump's reported remarks. Parsing the President's comments does little to mitigate their damage, critics said. After Trump was asked at Thursday's White House meeting if the USA would accept more immigrants from Haiti and Africa, the president reportedly questioned why people from "s***hole countries" are coming to America.

World SWEET: Immigration talks continue after Trump's head-spinning meeting
Author: 0 SWEET: Immigration talks continue after Trump's head-spinning meeting

In a move rare for any president, Trump let the camera-wielding press pool stay for 55 minutes, which Trump transformed into a reality show episode - one with enormous real consequences for DREAMers in danger of being deported. As part of any agreement about DACA , Trump has insisted that there be funding for a wall on the Southern border with Mexico, which many Democrats have opposed.

World Trump tweet on nuclear button keeps North Korea's Kim 'on his toes'
Author: 0 Trump tweet on nuclear button keeps North Korea's Kim 'on his toes'

The U.S. described the move to put off its annual drill with South Korea as an effort to "de-conflict" the military exercise and the Winter Games, allowing Moon to "focus on ensuring the security" of the Olympics, due to start February 9. In the end, Haley said, the world has come to "respect" President Trump's "unpredictability" as it has forced hostile opposing countries, namely North Korea and Iran, to stay tuned to his positions posted via Twitter .

World Connecticut 'Dreamers' In Limbo, Despite Judge's Order To Keep DACA
Author: 0 Connecticut 'Dreamers' In Limbo, Despite Judge's Order To Keep DACA

Pratheepan Gulasekaram, a professor at Santa Clara University School of Law, said that while the announcement was welcome news for DACA recipients, much uncertainty remains. Joseph residents she sees who are affected by the DACA ruling. The program lets residents who were brought to the country illegally as children apply to live and work in the United States.

World 5 officers killed in Kenya Al-Shabaab attack
Author: 0 5 officers killed in Kenya Al-Shabaab attack

The U.S. military said that, in addition to the militant deaths, a "vehicle-borne improvised explosive device" had been destroyed in the strike. On Sunday, KDF killed five suspected Al-Shabaab terrorists believed to have been involved in an attack on Ijara Police Station in Garissa.

World Fuel Scarcity: FG Meets With Major Oil Marketers
Author: 0 Fuel Scarcity: FG Meets With Major Oil Marketers

He said three solutions are being considered. The Minister, who appeared before the National Assembly Joint Committees on Petroleum, also added that its a shame that Nigeria can not refine its crude oil after 40 years of activities in the downstream.

World Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals after court order
Author: 0 Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals after court order

The program will be operated under the same terms as before the Trump administration rescinded the program on September 5, the agency said. He adds: "I want a merit based system of immigration and people who will help take our country to the next level".

World Modi welcomes Israeli PM at start of India trip
Author: 0 Modi welcomes Israeli PM at start of India trip

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron has recalled "the importance of preserving the Iranian nuclear agreement, and the necessary respect by all parties of their commitments under this agreement" in a telephone talk with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu .

World Trump extends Iran sanctions relief, warns it's the last time
Author: 0 Trump extends Iran sanctions relief, warns it's the last time

Iranian authorities said Saturday they won't accept any changes to its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers after President Trump vowed to pull out of the accord in a few months if European allies did not fix its "terrible flaws". In his speech on Friday, the USA president called on all of the country's allies to counter the Islamic Republic's "other malign activities", cut off funding to Iran's Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC), designate Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement as a ...

World Steve Bannon Stepping Down from Breitbart News
Author: 0 Steve Bannon Stepping Down from Breitbart News

WOLFF: But I think Steve Bannon has a vision. Kissinger, 94, described the White House manoeuvring in 2017 as being "a war between the Jews and the non-Jews", with Jews to-date coming out on top. Bannon mocked Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and Trump Jr.as being part of a "brain trust" and called a meeting they had with Russian attorney Natalia Veselnitskaya "treasonous" and "unpatriotic ".

World Israel Targets
Author: 0 Israel Targets "Terror Infrastructure" In Gaza: Army

Similar clashes took place in 17 different locations within the West Bank, the IDF said, while also continuing efforts to catch the perpetrators of a terrorist attack which killed Rabbi Raziel Shevach on a West Bank road last Tuesday. Meanwhile, Israeli Ynet News has reported that Israel has also decided not to open Karam Abu Salem (Kerem Shalom) crossing, Sunday, following an assessment by the army, and added that the military did not provide any details for the reason behind the move.

World Here is why passport may no longer be a valid address proof
Author: 0 Here is why passport may no longer be a valid address proof

The ministry has examined the recommendations of the committee, examined the guidelines of the International Civil Aviation Organisation regarding machine-readable travel documents, and "decided that the last page of the passport and other travel documents issued under the Passports Act, 1967, and Passport Rules, 1980, would no longer be printed", Kumar added.

World Narendra Modi to receive Israel PM at Delhi airport
Author: 0 Narendra Modi to receive Israel PM at Delhi airport

Israeli Prime Minister Prime Benjamin Netanyahu will arrive in New Delhi today to give a fillip to 25 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries during a six-day trip that will also take him to Ahmedabad for a roadshow with "friend" Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

World Nigel Farage's MEP salary slashed to recoup 'misspent' funds
Author: 0 Nigel Farage's MEP salary slashed to recoup 'misspent' funds

The EU inquiry focused on the role of an assistant, Christopher Adams, who was engaged to work with the Member of European Parliament (MEP). "Parliament pays salaries to assistants of lawmakers for work directly related to their European mandate", a European Parliament spokeswoman said.