HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — World-renowned author Tsitsi Dangarembga was found guilty Thursday of promoting public violence in her home country of Zimbabwe for participating in an anti-government protest in 2020 that called for reforms. She was fined around $120 and given a six-month suspended jail sentence. Dangarembga and another woman, Julie Barnes, were arrested after walking down a street in a suburb of the capital, Harare, holding a placard that read “We want better. Reform Our Institutions.”
A high-frequency (radio frequency) alternating polarity electrical current is applied during electrosurgery to biological tissue to cut, coagulate, desiccate, or fulgurate tissue. One of its advantages is that it allows for precision cutting with little blood loss.New York, Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Global Electrosurgery Market Size, Share & Industry Trends Analysis Report By Product, By Electrosurgical Instruments Type, By End User,
HOUSTON, Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: “EGY”; LSE: “EGY”) ("VAALCO" or the "Company") today announced that at VAALCO’s special meeting of stockholders held today regarding the proposed combination with TransGlobe Energy Corporation (AIM & TSX: “TGL” & NASDAQ: “TGA”) (“TransGlobe”), both proposals were approved by VAALCO’s stockholders. At the special meeting, VAALCO’s stockholders voted (i) to approve an amendment to VAALCO’s Restated Certificate of Incorporation
Nevada Lithium Resources Inc. (CSE: NVLH) (OTCQB: NVLHF) (FSE: 87K) ("Nevada Lithium" or the "Company") and its 50% partner in the Bonnie Claire Lithium Project (the 'Project' or 'Property'), Iconic Minerals Ltd. (TSXV: ICM) (OTCQB: BVTEF) (FSE: YQGB) ("Iconic"), are pleased to provide an update on their 2022 drill program at the Property, located in Nye County, Nevada.
Azeem Rafiq and Lord Patel are set to be asked to appear.
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng says he will stick to his tax cut plan despite days of market turmoil.
NEW YORK, NY, Sept. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- ILUS International Inc (OTC: ILUS) is a Mergers and Acquisitions company focused on acquiring and developing public safety and industrial companies across the globe. The company has appointed and engaged an internationally renowned investment bank to assist with its up-list plans and associated large acquisitions. ILUS and the investment bank have entered their engagement period and for compliance reasons, the name of the inves
The entertainment world pays tribute to the Gangsta's Paradise star, who has died at 59.
A $117 million settlement has been reached with former PG&E Corp executives and directors who were accused in a lawsuit of lax oversight of the utility's safety measures prior to the 2017 North Bay and 2018 Camp wildfires. The settlement was announced on Thursday by the PG&E Fire Victim Trust, which compensates victims of fires that the parent of Pacific Gas & Electric started between 2015 and 2018. Frank Pitre, a lawyer for the trust, in a statement said the settlement was among the largest of its type, and that money will be used to pay the "vast majority" of claims held by federal agencies that helped battle the fires.
Lewis Hamilton has admitted he “feels sorry” for Formula One fans this season, with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen potentially wrapping up the world title in Singapore this weekend with five rounds of the season still to go.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week for the sixth straight week, marking new highs not seen in 15 years, before a crash in the housing market triggered the Great Recession. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the average on the key 30-year rate climbed to 6.70% from 6.29% last week. Rapidly rising mortgage rates threaten to sideline even more homebuyers after more than doubling in 2022.
The panel's chairperson, Democratic Representative Bennie Thompson, had told reporters on Wednesday that Thomas would appear before the panel this week. Thomas is active in conservative political circles and said she attended a rally held by former President Donald Trump before thousands of his supporters stormed the Capitol. Trump made a fiery speech at the rally repeating his unfounded allegations that his election defeat was due to widespread fraud and urged the crowd to march on Congress.
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Show entitled Free Your Mind will be the first production at the city’s much-anticipated new arts venue
The “J-E-T-S” chants gave way to British-accented berating of quarterback Joe Flacco at the London sports pub where fans watched the Cincinnati Bengals ease to victory last week. The young Englishman who founded a Jets fan club said interest in the NFL is "absolutely booming." “Hopefully we continue to see this grow with teams making their presence well-known in the U.K.,” he said Sunday.
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A third of shoppers (33%) would be flattered if asked for ID when purchasing age-restricted products, a new study has found.
ŁÓDŹ, Poland — Canada knocked off Kazakhstan to pick up its first win at the women's world volleyball championship on Thursday. After dropping its two opening matches to the top-ranked U.S. and defending champions Serbia, the Canadians bounced back to blank Kazakhstan in three straight games (25-14, 25-16, 25-11), with Kiera Van Ryk, of Surrey, B.C., leading all scorers with 18 points. “I think we were all really ready to get a win,” said Van Ryk. "Each game before this, Serbia and the U.S., was
An investigation is underway.
Inflation is expected to be by far the highest triple lock factor this year, potentially putting pensioners in line for an increase of 10% or more.