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Starbucks pledges to hire 10000 refugees

Now Schultz is once again flexing Starbucks' "conscious capitalism" muscles with a plan to hire 10,000 refugees at its restaurants worldwide, he said in a lett...


New dog breeds to debut in Westminster Kennel Club show

The brand is also aiming to extend its winning legacy and celebrate another Purina Pro Plan-fed dog taking home the "Best in Show" title for the eleventh stra...


India Inc. welcomes Economic Survey 2016-17

Finance Minister of India Mr. Arun Jaitley tabled the Economic Survey 2017 today in the parliament. "These costs are transitory, and may be minimised in rec...


Polls apart: Most Americans say Trump's doing good

The order was met with nationwide protests from citizens and political leaders, while Trump and the White House defended the policy wholeheartedly. The survey...


Student charged with mosque massacre 'enthralled' by Le Pen

Police have not established a motive for the shooting, which happened during evening prayers. However, Quebec police later said just one of the men is consi...


Quebec mosque shooting suspect 'called police to confess'

In a joint statement on the shooting, Coadjutor Bishop Bruce Myers of Quebec and Bishop Mary Irwin-Gibson of Montreal said: "Along with our grief and prayers ...


'Disastrous move' if London blocks 2nd Scottish independence referendum - Sturgeon

She [Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon] is constantly asking us to respect the SNP government, but she has to respect the decision of Scotland to stay i...


Dayanidhi Maran, Brother Discharged in Aircel-Maxis Case

Judge Saini discharged Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran, Kalanithi's wife Kavery Kalanithi, South Asia FM Ltd (SAFL) Managing Director K. Shanmugam and three ...


House GOP aims to scrap Obama rule on gun background checks

Cox, executive director of the NRA, said in a statement . The background checks rule established the criteria the Social Security Administration will follo...


Duterte to involve military in drugs war

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he will sign an executive order to involve the military in the controversial "war on drugs" that has left...


Malcolm Turnbull Says Donald Trump Never Hung Up On Him

The Post reported on Thursday that Trump had fumed during the phone call, and told the Australian prime minister he'd spoken to other world leaders on t...


United Arab Emirates Says Trump's Travel Ban Isn't Anti-Muslim

Sheikh Abdullah spoke at a news conference following talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Abu Dhabi. But he said Abu Dhabi wanted to hear more...


Obamas spotted together at the beach

Pictures and video emerged on Wednesday of very cool dad Barack Obama wearing a backwards hat whilst heading to the beach, decked out in all black, wearing sh...


Zimbabwean pastor who led anti-Mugabe protests arrested in Harare

According to a police document pictured below, Mawarire faces a number of other charges as well including his involvement in demonstrations that crippled Zimbab...


US Condemns Russian Aggression in Eastern Ukraine

Her remarks came amid speculation over new U.S. President Donald Trump's intentions towards Moscow. "This escalation of violence must stop", Haley warned. Tru...


Seamus Coleman involved in goal on his 200th appearance for Everton

Schneiderlin looks motivated to getting back to his best with regular first-team football at Everton and he looked hungry in the Toffees draw against Stoke. I...


Trump to make radical Islam the focus of anti-extremism program

News reports in February 2017 suggested that President Trump may revamp the Countering Violent Extremism program so that it focuses exclusively on Islamic t...


Jaitley's Major Electoral Funding Reform: Rs 2000 Cap And Electoral Bonds, Explained

Despite amendment to the Representation of Peoples' Act, the Companies Act and the Income Tax Act to incentivise political donations by individuals, partnership...


Tech Executives Brace for Changes to Visa Programs

When President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning people from seven countries from entering the United States, the news cut deep in Silicon Valley...


With 3 instances every day, anti-Semitism in United Kingdom breaks new record

CST, an anti-Semitism watchdog in the United Kingdom, has recorded anti-Semitic incidents since 1984. Its report said: "Previously, record high incident tot...


Bank of England: Watch Wages for Rate Signs

The latest PMI reading for the services sector, which account for around 80% of the United Kingdom economy, signalled five consecutive months of growth at the e...


Trump Takes Propecia, A Hair-Loss Drug Associated With Mental Confusion, Impotence

Dr. Harold N. Bornstein, President Donald Trump's doctor, told The New York Times in several interviews that the president is taking medication to treat thr...


Erdogan tells Merkel to stop saying 'Islamist terrorism'

Erdoğan also said he discussed cooperation in the fight against terrorism, the refugee crisis and possible mutual steps in Syria with Merkel . On Thursday, T...


PM to reveal Brexit plan after Commons victory

MPs will have one more vote on Brexit: to agree to the terms of leaving the European Union set out by the government. He was among a fifth of Labour MPs (47...


Former coach Art Briles drops libel lawsuit against against Baylor

Rusty Hardin, an attorney for the regents, told the Waco Tribune-Herald that the suit was dropped Wednesday. It sought damages for emotional distress and likely...


IL man in Iran files lawsuit against Trump travel ban

Dr. Amer Al Homssi traveled to the United Arab Emirates on January 18 to get married, but when he tried to fly back to Chicago on Sunday, he was told his visa h...


Nashville officer's body recovered in the Cumberland River

Sgt. Robert Weaver-in whose wedding Officer Mumaw took part-said that he always "went out of his way" to help other people. Glisson stayed inside the vehicle ...


DR Congo: veteran opposition leader died at 84

It is important for the memory of Etienne Tshisekedi and for the future of the DRC that the hopes aroused by this agreement will quickly materialize for a democ...


RLC sparks talk about religious diversity on World Hijab Day

She said she likes to expose her students to different traditions and ideas. Event organizers said it's important to clear up misconceptions about the faith. ...


Trump's Threat To Invade Mexico Was 'Lighthearted,' White House Says

Peña Nieto canceled the meeting, saying Mexico has no intention of paying for a border wall. The relationship between the United States and Mexico has becom...


Unbelievable teacher has unique handshake for each student

I've always thought it was a shame that teachers don't get paid as much as they're worth. He greets each student enrolled in his three classes every day with ...


Defense Secretary Meets with Korean Leaders in Seoul

As the new administration defines how it will deal with North Korea, the United States has more than 80,000 forces stationed in Japan and South Korea . North...


1M Britons sign petition to stop Trump's official visit to UK

It calls on the government to prevent Mr. Trump from making an official state visit because it would "cause embarrassment to" the Queen. We work together across...


Archbishop of Canterbury: 'we have failed terribly' on abuse

What have John Smyth's alleged victims said? He said he was friends with Mr Smyth when they worked together at the camps but had then left England in 1978 to...


Pound FALLS as Bank of England plays down interest rate rise

Since then the Bank has been forced to upgrade its forecasts for growth. Before the referendum last year it expected the economy to grow by 2.3% this year. "I...