Daily Archive: August 6, 2017

Actors Chris Pratt, Anna Faris announce they are separating

(Reuters) – Actors Chris Pratt and Anna Faris are splitting up after eight years of marriage, they said on Sunday. Source: India News Link: Actors Chris Pratt, Anna Faris...

Rental craze fuels Chinese urban village’s growing pains

The chance of making money by renting out apartments has led to a construction boom in parts of Shaanxi as residents seek to extend their small buildings. The boom...

65% of jobs for next generation don't exist today: Expert

Skills and education will be key to tapping into the jobs market for the next generation, Mark Cahill, U.K. managing director at Manpower, told CNBC. Source: Yahoo Finance Link:...

Arnab Goswami vs Shashi Tharoor: The fight gets uglier

The latest target for journalist Arnab Goswami’s led Republic TV is Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. The war of words between the two sides reached a fever pitch when journalists...

Burning policy puts pressure on recycling targets

A rash of new incinerators could make it impossible for the UK to meet future recycling targets. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Burning policy puts pressure on recycling targets

What’s on TV Monday: ‘Vera’ and ‘The Bachelorette’

Brenda Blethyn begins the seventh season of “Vera” with a head-scratching mystery. And Rachel Lindsay makes her final decision on “The Bachelorette.” Source: US Feeds Link: What’s on TV...

Criticism of Prevent 'stems from ignorance'

Commander Dean Haydon says parts of the community don’t want the counter-terrorism scheme to work. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Criticism of Prevent 'stems from ignorance'

South Korea, U.S. agree to pressure North Korea, China hopes for North-South talks

SEOUL/MANILA (Reuters) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, agreed to apply maximum pressure and sanctions on North Korea in a telephone call on...

Duterte's "Build, Build, Build" plans hit Philippine peso

MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine construction firm Teravera Corp is planning to raise a fourth dollar loan in a year, after borrowing around $2.5 million to buy dozens of excavators,...

U.S. Tillerson says can settle problems with Russia, avoid damaging ties

MANILA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday said the United States wants to work with Russia and it was pointless to cut off ties over...