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Symantec ends NRA discount program amid Florida shooting backlash

Symantec ends NRA discount program amid Florida shooting backlash

In a statement to the liberal outlet ThinkProgress , the spokesman had called the contract "routine" for large groups, adding that it "has more than 2,000 such contracts in place". North American Van Lines did not immediately respond to Business Insider's request for comment. Delta and United Airlines also came under fire for offering contracted discounts to NRA members attending the annual meeting. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pair of explosions in Somalia kills at least 45

Pair of explosions in Somalia kills at least 45

Reuters news agency quoted local government officials as saying that 45 people, including security force members, were killed. Meanwhile, Qaeda-affiliated al Shabaab terrorist group claimed responsibility for the terrorist attacks. Among the dead were five militants, Somali Security Minister Mohamed Abukar Islow said. "It was a huge one and we saw black smoke". In October, more than 500 people were killed when a suicide bomber detonated a truck full of explosives in the capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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BJP and NPP 'dog and tail', says Tharoor; Ram Madhav hits back

BJP and NPP 'dog and tail', says Tharoor; Ram Madhav hits back

Speaking at a press conference on Friday, Tharoor reportedly drew a parallel between both the parties, saying that NPP was posing as an independent party but that it was attached to the BJP as a tail "that wags whenever the dog barks". What it has been trying to do is to change the very nature of what India is all about. This was a country in which we as Indians were free to be ourselves, to worship and to voice our concerns but now it has been replaced by a government that has a crushing ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Winter Olympics 2018: Ivanka Trump arrives in South Korea for closing ceremonies

Winter Olympics 2018: Ivanka Trump arrives in South Korea for closing ceremonies

Her arrival at the airport Friday was broadcast live on TV. Trump was later the guest of honor at a dinner hosted by South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the presidential Blue House. The delegation will be headed by Kim Yong-chol, Vice Chairman of the central committee of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea. Earlier this month, US Vice-President Mike Pence attended the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics. Consulte Mais Informação

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Red Cross reveals staff paid for sexual services

Red Cross reveals staff paid for sexual services

The letter, published on the Huffington Post , comes a day after Oxfam GB was temporarily suspended in Haiti pending an investigation into the charity's handling of an investigation into former staff paying sex workers. We are fully committed to efforts among NGOs, government and the United Nations to make sure we do everything within our power to stop abuse, including strengthening our approaches to safeguarding and HR, and creating a culture that encourages staff to speak out. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House, Schiff spar over Dems' surveillance memo

White House, Schiff spar over Dems' surveillance memo

The memo reads, in part: "The "dossier' compiled by Christopher Steele ( Steele dossier ) on behalf of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and the Hillary Clinton campaign formed an essential part of the Carter Page FISA application..." After its release, Trump claimed that the GOP memo "totally vindicates" him in the investigation into whether his campaign colluded with Russian Federation while he was a candidate. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ester Ledecka wins 2nd gold medal of Pyeongchang Games, makes Olympic history

Ester Ledecka wins 2nd gold medal of Pyeongchang Games, makes Olympic history

The gold medal effort by Denise Feierabend, Daniel Yule and slalom silver medalists Wendy Holdener and Ramon Zenhauesern gave Switzerland its second Alpine gold medal after Michelle Gisin's women's alpine combined victory. "It's just wonderful and I think, to do it in a team event, for us skiers who usually are always doing an individual sport to just do it all together like this for Team Switzerland, that was just awesome", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hertz ends rental auto discount program with NRA

Hertz ends rental auto discount program with NRA

The NRA is the gun-rights group that lobbies against firearm regulations nationwide. Enterprise Holdings Inc., which operates Alamo and National auto rentals as well, said it had ended its participation effective March 26. Home security company SimpliSafe and Hertz Corp also terminated discount programs. Insurance firm Chubb also said it had stopped underwriting an NRA-branded insurance policy three months ago. Consulte Mais Informação

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Husband dead, wife seriously injured after wedding gift explodes

Husband dead, wife seriously injured after wedding gift explodes

In a shocking incident, a newlywed groom was killed and his wife critically injured in the eastern Indian state of Odisha when their "wedding gift" exploded. The man's grandmother also died in the blast. "The impact of the explosion was such that the kitchen in which it was opened destroyed completely beyond recognition", said Patnagarh sub-divisional police officer, Seshadeb Bariha , adding that the faces of the three victims were the worst affected. Consulte Mais Informação

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Woman fatally stabbed with hunting knife at public library

Woman fatally stabbed with hunting knife at public library

The woman suffered multiple stab wounds to the head and upper torso area. People at the library were able to of the library were able to keep the man in the library until police responded and took him into custody. The man, who was stabbed in the arm, is expected to survive, Ryan said. Yao is facing a murder charge and an assault with intent to murder charge. Ryan said the woman's identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pan-India e-way bill to be re-introduced from April 1

Pan-India e-way bill to be re-introduced from April 1

GoM head and Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi said the requirement for intra-state movement of goods of more than Rs 50,000 value would be introduced in phases after assessing the response for inter-state movement. Currently, 9.5 lakh taxpayers are registered on E-Way bills portal and 6.5 Lakh E-Way bills are generated per day, he said. E-way bill is an electronic way bill for movement of goods which can be generated on the GSTN (common portal). Consulte Mais Informação

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