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Recruitment drive will help deliver ultrafast broadband across Lincolnshire

Recruitment drive will help deliver ultrafast broadband across Lincolnshire

Speaking ahead of the opening of the first facility in Bradford, Openreach CEO Clive Selley said: "These trainee engineers will play a vital role in the future success and prosperity of the UK". Fraser Rowberry, general manager of Openreach in Scotland, who started out as an apprentice, added: "Becoming an engineer can be an incredibly rewarding career, and we're constantly improving our training and recruitment programmes to make sure we attract and keep the best engineers in the business". Consulte Mais Informação

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London area flu season has peaked, say heath officials

London area flu season has peaked, say heath officials

That's higher than the 64.2 per 100,000 in the 2014-15 flu season. In all, 59 people had to be hospitalized within the last week due to the flu virus, bringing the total number of hospitalizations to 4,378. It is not too late to receive the flu vaccine, DCHHS representatives stated in a news release. Do you know the difference between a cold and the flu? Studies like the CDC's suggest flu shots do a better job of preventing death than they do sniffles and aches. Consulte Mais Informação

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Audi expects tough year amid model changes

Audi expects tough year amid model changes

The new flagship model Q8 will hit showrooms this year. It may be a rough year for Audi, but the brand may be in a good position in the future. The Audi Q3 now produced there will be assembled in Hungary, once the new model arrives. The German carmaker also repeated that they're going to launch their first-ever battery electric model later this year, which is none other than the e-Tron SUV . Consulte Mais Informação

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UN receives $100M in new funding for Palestinian aid after US cuts

UN receives $100M in new funding for Palestinian aid after US cuts

The UN refugee agency for Palestinians (UNRWA) said it raised about 100 million dollars on Thursday as it attempts to fill a almost 450-million-dollar budget shortfall at a donors' conference in Rome . For almost 70 years, UNRWA has been the lifeline to the more than five million registered Palestinian refugees in the occupied Palestinian territories and Lebanon , Jordan and Syria . Consulte Mais Informação

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First Ford Bronco image revealed along with plans for SUV blitz

First Ford Bronco image revealed along with plans for SUV blitz

Executives at a product overview for the media also hinted there will be more Raptor news to come, which has us envisioning a Ranger Raptor sometime after the Ranger midsize pickup goes on sale next year in the U.S. The automaker touted its new hybrid system as more efficient and less expensive. Not only did Ford release an image of the auto, but the Dearborn brand also let slip that the GT500 would make more than 700 horsepower. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bridge Collapse In Miami-Dade

So far, it's unknown exactly how many people were affected by the collapse, but authorities are saying five cars were crushed and at least six people were injured. The bridge connects the university with the city of Sweetwater and was only opened days ago, CBS Miami reported. FIU tweeted about the new bridge installation last weekend and linked to report that has since been taken down. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fernando Santos revela convocados para os particulares com Egito e Holanda

Fernando Santos revela convocados para os particulares com Egito e Holanda

Da lista de 25 jogadores, destaca-se a estreia de Ruben Dias e a ausência de jogadores do FC Porto. Rolando, central do Marselha, também está de regresso á equipa das quinas. De acordo com Fernando Santos , a convocação será "uma oportunidade para saber o estado emocional do jogador". O lateral-direito Ricardo, apontado como possível opção, não foi escolhido por Fernando Santos . Consulte Mais Informação

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EUA anunciam novas sanções contra russos por interferência em eleição e ciberataques

EUA anunciam novas sanções contra russos por interferência em eleição e ciberataques

Mas não avançou um calendário para a aplicação destas outras sanções, nem se implicariam cortar o acesso destes indivíduos ao sistema financeiro dos EUA. "Esta administração responde às atividades perniciosas da Rússia, incluindo sua tentativa de interferir nas eleições americanas", afirmou Mnuchin. O FBI e o Departamento de Segurança Interna emitiram um alerta dizendo que foi encontrado software malicioso nos sistemas operativos de várias empresas e organizações norte-americanas, e que a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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"Várias mortes" em colapso de ponte na Universidade da Flórida

Highway 41, também conhecida como Tamiami Trail. A estrutura, com um peso de 950 toneladas, tinha sido concluída no passado sábado e aguardava pela inauguração. "Gritavam e olhavam para os carros esmagados, sem poderem fazer nada", acrescentou. Com uma extensão de 97,5 metros, a ponte deveria ser sustentada por cabos e era uma obra da mesma empresa que construiu a íconia Sunshine Skyway, em Tampa, Florida. Consulte Mais Informação

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Flooding reported in several Irish counties due to heavy rainfall

Flooding reported in several Irish counties due to heavy rainfall

The conditions have left some roads impassable, including the R700 at Brownsbarn Bridge and the Circular Road from Dean Kavanagh Place to the Kilmanagh Road. If you have to drive through standing water, drive through the centre of the road as that is the highest point. AA Roadwatch is reporting several problem areas for road users with Tipperary, Kilkenny, Wexford and Wicklow among the worst affected. Consulte Mais Informação

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The law firm behind the Panama Papers is closing

The law firm behind the Panama Papers is closing

The scandal behind the Panama Papers has now brought down the firm at the centre of the controversy. "The reputational deterioration, the media campaign, the financial circus and the unusual actions by certain Panamanian authorities, have occasioned an irreversible damage that necessitates the obligatory ceasing of public operations at the end of this month", the firm said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Afghanistan Takes On Windies In First Super Sixes Match

Afghanistan Takes On Windies In First Super Sixes Match

Brief scores: Netherlands 174 in 48.2 overs (Max O'Dowd 62, Peter Borren 31; Nadeem Ahmed 3-20) beat Hong Kong 130 in 43 overs (Babar Hayat 52, Kinchit Shah 22; Roelof van der Merwe 4-18) by 44 runs . He passed 100 ODI wickets for West Indies in the process. Sandeep Lamichhane's fine bowling performance and Dipendra Singh Airee's all-round show helped Nepal secure a six-wicket win against Papua New Guinea in the play-off game at the Old Hararians Sports Club. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ford issues recall for 1.4 million Fusion, Lincoln MKZ cars

Ford issues recall for 1.4 million Fusion, Lincoln MKZ cars

That warning includes 2013-15 Ford Fusions produced by the same Mexican plant that was responsible for the steering wheel recall . Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ models made in the last four years are affected. In total, the recall involves approximately 1,378,637 vehicles in North America: 1,301,986 in the United States and federalized territories, 62,479 in Canada, and 14,172 in Mexico. Consulte Mais Informação

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Statoil changes name to Equinor to reflect broad energy push

Statoil changes name to Equinor to reflect broad energy push

The board of directors at Statoil proposed a name change to Equinor - drawing in part on words like "equal" and "nor" to signify its Norwegian roots. Statoil chair Jon Erik Reinhardsen said: "The world is changing, and so is Statoil". "Statoil has for nearly 50 years served us well", President and CEO Eldar Sætre said. "Reflecting on the global energy transition and how we are developing as a broad energy company, it has become natural to change our name", Statoil CEO Eldar Saetre said in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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PNB detects another fraud at Mumbai branch

PNB detects another fraud at Mumbai branch

The new alleged fraud involves officials of a little known company called Chandri Paper and Allied Products Pvt Ltd, the CBI said in the complaint posted on its website. In a bid to prevent similar scams in the future, the Reserve Bank of India barred state-run lenders from issuing LoUs - used as an immediate credit instrument by the bearers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan's justice system needs reforms: Nawaz Sharif

Accountability Court Islamabad resumed hearing of NAB reference regarding Avenfield Properties against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members today, reported Radio Pakistan . While talking further about Senate chairman polls that Sadiq Sanjrani, a joint opposition-backed candidate won on Monday, Nawaz said that PML-N won despite defeat and the opposition was beaten despite victory. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canadian climber and friend reported to be dead

Canadian climber and friend reported to be dead

He will be remembered and loved forever. "The ropes match the description of the gear carried by Johnson and Leclerc", troopers said. While Johnson had established a series of hard new routes especially around Juneau, such as the first ascent of the north face of the West Mendenhall Tower in 2007, Leclerc was recognised as one of the greatest alpinists of his generation. Consulte Mais Informação

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