New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): A woman has filed a complaint against Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan's cousin Prince Raj Paswan on alleged sexual assault charges at Delhi's Connaught Place police station.
U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday will promote Biden administration efforts to advance voting rights when she meets fellow Democrats from the Texas state legislature who successfully blocked a bill they said would make it harder for Blacks and Hispanics to vote. She was due to speak on the topic at the White House at 11:15 am ET (1515 GMT). President Joe Biden appointed Harris this month to lead the charge against Republican state lawmakers across the country seeking to enact voting restrictions.
His employees struggle to find petrol for their cars to drive to work and he has to offer a unique product to get customers to trade with a company based in high-risk Lebanon, but against all odds Fadi Daou's technology firm is thriving. "Everything is conceived, designed and built out of Lebanon," said Daou. As Lebanon battles a financial crisis that the World Bank has dubbed one of the worst depressions of modern history, Daou has had to overcome numerous challenges, for example building his own solar power supply so as not to rely on the state electricity grid.
The urgent need for intensive mental health programming and supports has reached an unsafe point where health-care professionals at the Hamilton Program for Schizophrenia (HPS) have been forced to provide services to almost double the number of clients the provincial guideline on case management capacity states.
Many other countries are still lagging far behind in terms of COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
GENEVA (AP) — GENEVA -- President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin have finished the first round of their summit talks Wednesday and are proceeding to the first of two larger meetings in Geneva. Biden and Putin first met accompanied by Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and a pair of translators. Two additional sessions are planned Wednesday afternoon with the leaders to be joined by additional aides and translators. On the U.S. side, the lar
A survey of women in finance finds men are progressing because they are better at office politics.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home construction rose 3.6% in May as builders battled a surge in lumber prices that have made homes more expensive The May increase left construction at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.57 million units, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Applications for building permits, looked to for indications of activity ahead, fell 3% in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.68 million units. Housing has been one of the standout performers during the pandemic
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Defense Ministry said Wednesday it has ordered a platoon stationed in Lithuania as part of a NATO mission to return home immediately amid allegations of serious misconduct. The ministry said the allegations include sexual harassment, insults with possible racist or antisemitic connotations, and “extremist behavior.” “Particularly in Lithuania, where we stand side-by-side with our NATO partners for common values, such behavior by individuals isn't just completely inexcusab
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said in a TV interview that his government would raise monthly payments under a popular welfare program to 300 reais from 190 reais starting in December. If confirmed, the 58% rise announced by Bolsonaro in an interview with the Record TV channel late on Tuesday would be far higher than one under consideration at the Economy Ministry and put Brazil's public finances back under the microscope. Officials had indicated that the 'Bolsa Familia' program could be raised to 250 reais, but Bolsonaro, whose popularity has plummeted during the coronavirus crisis, said the increase was necessary to compensate for food inflation.
There’s an Android Auto update that will be rolling out this summer, and it brings a number of small but meaningful changes to the interface. Starting with the more basic added functions, Google’s announcement says you’ll now be able to personalize the launch screen directly from your phone. Google says it’s adding A-Z quick scrolling functionality to the vertical scroll bar that’ll let you skip around in lengthy catalogs of songs.
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Considering that business travel demand remains very low and the summer peak travel season is just starting, that was an impressive number. Sure enough, on Monday, Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) raised its second-quarter guidance. Spirit Airlines lost a ton of money in the first quarter, as travel demand remained quite weak in the first two months of 2021.
The shopping site said it stopped more than 200 million suspected fake reviews last year but cannot control those facilitated on social media.
MUNICH (AP) — Holding France midfielder Paul Pogba from behind, Germany defender Antonio Rüdiger appeared to open his mouth and lightly bite his opponent's back. Pogba said the German “nibbled” on him, and Rüdiger said he regrets doing it. The incident happened Tuesday toward the end of the first half during France's 1-0 win at the European Championship. “I shouldn’t go like that with my mouth to his back — no question — it looks unfortunate,” Rüdiger said Wednesday. “Paul and I spoke very amica
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One of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges has listed Fantom as the blockchain platform and it’s native token continues to grow its footprint across the globe. Gemini is the first US exchange to list FTM, allowing millions of blockchain enthusiasts from the US to buy and trade Fantom.New York, NY, June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fantom is a blockchain platform that is leading the world in terms of speed, price and energy efficiency compared to some of the world’s largest cryptocurrenc
WILMINGTON, Del., Jun 16, 2021--Amalgam Rx, Inc. is announcing global expansion of its insulin titration solution with Novo Nordisk.