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Grammar schools asked to prioritise poorest pupils

Grammar schools asked to prioritise poorest pupils

They will also have to show proof of a need for extra places in their areas. The Archbishop of Liverpool has condemned the British government after it broke a manifesto promise to allow new Catholic schools to open. "The evidence is clear that expanding the number of selective places is likely to be damaging to social mobility", he said. "While it may benefit a small minority, it will not close the gap between rich and poor pupils and if anything will increase the divide". Consulte Mais Informação

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US Could Sanction European Countries Over Iran, Bolton says

US Could Sanction European Countries Over Iran, Bolton says

Bolton went on to say that despite Trump's consistency in terms of saying he was going to get out of deal: "Many people ... thought we would never get out of it". Bolton did not rule out sanctions on European countries that do business with Iran . The E.U. was Iran's largest trade partner until 2012, when the Obama administration cobbled together a massive global sanctions regime on the Islamic Republic ― even bringing along China and Russian Federation ― to force it to make concessions ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Três ataques a igrejas na Indonésia causam pelo menos dois mortos

Três ataques a igrejas na Indonésia causam pelo menos dois mortos

Ambas cidades se localizam na ilha de Java . Logo após, houve explosões na igreja protestante da Rua Diponegoro, onde duas pessoas morreram, e depois na Igreja Pentecostal da Rua Arjuno, onde houve mais duas fatalidades. O ataque à Catedral de Surabaya foi impedido e o terrorista acabou preso. "Três ataques 'kamikazes'" fizeram mortos e feridos "entre os cristãos da cidade de Surabaya ", segundo a entidade que divulga a informação do grupo extremista, a agência Amaq . Consulte Mais Informação

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Bear attacks 5-year-old girl in Grand Junction early Sunday morning

Bear attacks 5-year-old girl in Grand Junction early Sunday morning

He mother told Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials she heard her daughter scream and saw a large black bear dragging the girl. She told CPW officers the bear dropped the girl after she began screaming at the animal. Officers were tracking the bear, along with federal wildlife officials, on Sunday morning. Residents may see a heavy law enforcement presence in the area, including hounds. Consulte Mais Informação

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USA bishop to give address at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding

USA bishop to give address at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding

Harry and also Markle's range of an American pastor is just a fracture out of royal custom. Traditionally, addresses at royal weddings are given by senior clergy from the Church of England. Presiding Bishop Curry, who is based in Chicago, agreed to travel to Windsor to partake in the service. He is the first African-American bishop to have served as the Episcopal Church's presiding bishop, a role he has held since November 2015. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jerusalém. Portugal não estará presente na inauguração de embaixada

Jerusalém. Portugal não estará presente na inauguração de embaixada

Os EUA vão oficialmente transferir a sua embaixada de Israel da cidade de Tel Aviv para Jerusalém esta segunda-feira. Está prevista a assistência de um milhar de pessoas e foram convidados 86 embaixadores e encarregados de negócios, 40 dos quais aceitaram, mas a maioria dos Estados europeus não estará presente por não concordar com a mudança da embaixada de Tel Aviv para Jerusalém, que rompe o consenso da comunidade internacional. Consulte Mais Informação

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Two officers sickened by smell after discovering body in motel room

Two officers sickened by smell after discovering body in motel room

The officers are reported to be in stable condition. Hearth Capt. Eric Jackson stated samples of a substance have been recovered by a hazardous supplies crew. A DeKalb County law enforcement officer stands outside a guest room at the United Inn and Suites Hotel Saturday. Police did not release his name as of Sunday, and it's unclear if the man was exposed to the substance accidentally or on goal. Consulte Mais Informação

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Morton K's career-high 14 as Astros top Rangers, 6-1

Morton K's career-high 14 as Astros top Rangers, 6-1

Morton (5-0) yielded four hits and a run without a walk to extend his career-long winning streak to eight games dating back to last season. He has 62 strikeouts compared to just 17 walks in 48 2/3 innings pitched this season. McCann's homer to the bullpen in right-center came with two outs in the fourth to put Houston up 2-1. Manager A.J. Hinch said Springer's bruised elbow was sore on Saturday and wasn't sure when he'd return, but added that he doesn't expect the injury to land him on the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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