Tag: Time

Saudi girls vote in regional elections for initial time

Posted December 13, 2015 06:44:34 Saudi Arabian females have voted for the 1st time in nearby council elections and have also stood as candidates. The step was hailed by some activists in the Islamic patriarchy as a historic alter, but by others as merely symbolic. “As a initial step it is a excellent achievement. Now…


Pet crematorium owner called to 20 snake bite dog deaths this summer time in ACT

Posted December ten, 2015 21:50:07 External Hyperlink: Tips on snakes in the ACT from Territory and Municipal Services Photo: Brown snakes at Jerrabomberra Wetlands in Canberra. (Supplid: Lyndon Howe) Dog deaths from snake bites are on the rise this year according to the owner of a Canberra pet crematorium, who says she has been known…


Angela Merkel beats out IS leader, Trump to be named Time ‘Person of the Year’

Updated December ten, 2015 07:06:22 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named Time “Person of the Year 2015”, hailing her leadership for navigating debt and asylum seeker crises that threatened to tear the European Union apart. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State extremist group, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, America’s Black Lives Matter…


FBI says California shooters ‘radicalised for very some time’

Posted December 08, 2015 08:40:17 The FBI says it now believes each of the suspects in final week’s San Bernardino massacre had been radicalised for “quite some time”. David Bowdich, the FBI’s assistant director in charge of the Los Angeles field workplace, said investigators had been nonetheless trying to decide how and by whom Syed…


Oil cost plunge not probably to finish any time quickly

Posted December 07, 2015 19:50:53 Oil cartel OPEC is doing Australian households a enormous favour. It is incapable of behaving like a cartel. Its members so desperately need to have the funds that they have been ignoring production targets set by the organisation, aimed at stabilising the worldwide marketplace and raising costs. OPEC members have…


Former terrorist warns Australia is a ‘ticking time bomb’

Posted November 28, 2015 09:56:27 The former deputy head of the Australian branch of Jemaah Islamiah has described Australia as a “ticking time bomb” as it struggles to contain the spread of radicalism. Abdurrahman Ayyub was as soon as a single of Australia’s most-wanted terrorists. Now he operates for Indonesia’s anti-terrorism agency, recognized as the…


Prince Charles: Time to act on nature

Image copyright PA Prince Charles has lamented the “financial invisibility of nature” and known as on business leaders to act now to save the world’s all-natural capital. In a video message to a international gathering in Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales warned of a failure to “run the global bank that we get in touch…


Three high-flying birds soar together for the first time since the 1970s

Eric Berger For the very first time in a lot more than 4 decades, 3 WB-57 aircraft flew collectively on Thursday. Here’s a view from the ground at Houston’s Ellington Field. 11 far more photos in gallery The final three flightworthy WB-57 airplanes in existence arrayed themselves on a runway near Johnson Space Center in…


In the age of Corbyn, is the time right for another Road to Wigan Pier?

George Orwell, whose Road to Wigan Pier was one particular of the Left Book Club’s earliest selections – even though he upset plenty of its members with the book’s second half. Photograph: Popperfoto/Getty Photos Aiming to “set the agenda for a new age of political debate”, the Left Book Club was re-launched this week at…


Pebble Time Round reviewed: You can judge this book by its cover

Agen Sabung Ayam (credit: Valentina Palladino) Maintaining up with Pebble has been a challenge this year. 1st, the company released the Time and Time Steel smartwatches, featuring the new “Timeline” watch interface that breaks up your day into previous, present, and future events. Then, it added assistance for third-celebration smart straps that allow developers to experiment and…