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Victory for Grenfell survivors as May agrees to inquiry panel

Victory for Grenfell survivors as May agrees to inquiry panel

They will "support" chairman Judge Sir Martin Moore-Bick for the second phase of his investigation, which is due to start hearing formal evidence on May 21. He continued: 'This panel means that the inquiry will have the expertise it needs to get to the truth of why our community was not listened to when we raised concerns, why such a unsafe refurbishment could be allowed to go ahead and all the issues that led up to that terrible night. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ranger killed, two British nationals kidnapped in Congo national park

Ranger killed, two British nationals kidnapped in Congo national park

Virunga National Park, which lies in the eastern part of the country, is Africa's oldest park and also its most biologically diverse, with a varied landscape of active volcanoes, savannahs, mountains, lakes and forests. Park director Emmanuel de Merode told the AFP news agency: "I confirm that our vehicle was attacked". The national park, which runs along the border with Uganda and Rwanda, covers 3,000 sq miles (7,800 sq km). Consulte Mais Informação

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Kuwait agrees to regulate Philippines domestic workers' employment after reports of abuse

Kuwait agrees to regulate Philippines domestic workers' employment after reports of abuse

The Office of the Presidential Spokesperson said in a statement earlier that at least 150 of these undocumented Filipinos will be joining the Philippine officials' flight back home. "Asahan po natin na makaalis sila o makarating mula Kuwait, Linggo o Lunes", Roque said. Cayetano did not go into the details of the agreement, and did not say if the ban to send new Filipino workers to Kuwait has been lifted in the wake of the signing of the agreement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mickey: Mostly sunny, but a small chance of rain this afternoon

Mickey: Mostly sunny, but a small chance of rain this afternoon

Lows will fall to around 40 tonight , so we don't expect to be quite as cool as our Thursday night. It's slightly warmer this morning with temperatures in the low 60s to low 70s. The good news is, the entire weekend will not be a complete washout. Cooler as clouds develop from the south with highs in the mid to upper 80s to low 90s in southeast Georgia, upper 70s to low 80s along our beaches. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fortis picks Hero-Burman offer after fierce bidding war

Fortis picks Hero-Burman offer after fierce bidding war

Ranjan Pai, chairman of Manipal Education and Medical Group, Manipal Health's controlling shareholder, said on Friday he was disappointed with the decision made by the Fortis board and wished the best to the new bidders. It should also be noted that Munjal and Burman also hold minority stake already in Fortis Healthcare . These three are Tempest himself, Harpal Singh and Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh Shergill. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iran foreign minister to meet counterpart in Moscow on May 14

Iran foreign minister to meet counterpart in Moscow on May 14

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini will host the talks between the so-called E3 powers and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif , her office said in a statement. He also said that Iran's response to the United States withdrawal from the agreement will be for Washington as an unpleasant surprise. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has said that the country will remain in the deal. Consulte Mais Informação

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Oklahoma man convicted in 5 stabbing deaths of family members awaits sentencing

Oklahoma man convicted in 5 stabbing deaths of family members awaits sentencing

Michael Bever, described as "a gentle young man", was found guilty Wednesday of fatally stabbing five family members. Defense attorneys for Michael Bever contended that his elderly brother led him astray. He told the jurors a life sentence, the maximum allowed for the charge related to C.B., would mean exactly that regardless of the 45-year number the Oklahoma Department of Corrections uses for parole review calculations on life sentences. Consulte Mais Informação

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World oil price could hit $100 a barrel next year

World oil price could hit $100 a barrel next year

Petroleum-linked shares enjoyed a strong session after President Donald Trump's decision to exit the Iran nuclear deal lifted shares of Dow members ExxonMobil, Chevron and other companies across the sector. "The three or four-year period of quiet in terms of geopolitics impacting oil markets is over", said Canary's Eberhart. Niels Christensen: Countries in the Far East, we see Japan, South Korea is the main buyer of Iranian oil and in those countries there's also already indicated that ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Brother of Florida school shooting suspect going to Staunton, Virginia

Brother of Florida school shooting suspect going to Staunton, Virginia

A Broward County judge ruled Friday that Zachary Cruz, the brother of Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz, can move out of state while completing his probation, according to Local10.com. The offers were made by Nexus Services, a civil rights organization based in Virginia that is representing Cruz in a federal lawsuit. He will also attend an online academy to obtain his high school diploma. Consulte Mais Informação

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