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Diana's death began an age of public emotion

Diana's death began an age of public emotion

In their conversation, Diana consoled the Prince over the recent death of his great uncle, Lord Mountbatten, and mentioned it was "ghastly" that he didn't have someone beside him at the funeral. "One of the hardest things for a parent to have to do is tell your children that your other parent has died", Harry recalled when his father relayed them of the bad news whilst the royal family was on a holiday at Balmoral Castle . Consulte Mais Informação

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Evandro e André Stein ficam com a prata no Finals

Evandro e André Stein ficam com a prata no Finals

Atuais campeões do mundo, Evandro e André Stein foram à semifinal em Hamburgo ao derrotarem nas quartas de final os austríacos Doppler e Horst por 2 sets a 0, com parciais de 21/15, 22/20. Evandro é o único atleta do naipe masculino a subir ao pódio do Finals nas três edições já realizadas. Ele soma um bronze (2015) e uma prata (2016) ao lado do antigo parceiro Pedro Solberg, e agora a prata deste final de semana com André Stein. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles into sea

North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles into sea

Kim expressed "great satisfaction" at the success of the contest, the agency said. North Korea launched at least three short-range ballistic missiles that landed in the Sea of Japan, South Korean and the U.S. In July, the North Korea successfully tested to ballistic missiles that, it said, were capable of reaching the U.S. mainland. Today's missiles launches, though failed, reignite the possibility of increasing tensions in the peninsula.They come during a joint military exercise ... Consulte Mais Informação

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'Unlocking Canterbury's potential' - Labour announces $300 million cash injection into Christchurch rebuild

'Unlocking Canterbury's potential' - Labour announces $300 million cash injection into Christchurch rebuild

Last week, Prime Minister Bill English announced National would add a further $120 million to the $59 million already pledged for a stadium in Christchurch. "Labour is committed to speeding up the rebuild, unlocking Canterbury's potential and healing the hurt that still, to this day, exists across mental health, education and insurance worries". Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. revises assessment of N. Korea launch

North Korean state-run media said the country's military could strike the USA at any time and that neither Guam, Hawaii nor the U.S. mainland could avoid the "merciless strike". A strong showing of top US military brass is on hand for the exercises. Pyongyang fired three short-range ballistic missiles from the Kangwon province, the US Pacific Command said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Banco De Chile (BCH) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research

Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of BSAC. Founders Financial Securities LLC raised its position in shares of Banco Santander-Chile by 3.2% in the first quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea conducts fresh missile launches

North Korea conducts fresh missile launches

These projectiles fired did not threaten the U.S. or Guam. The U.S. Pacific Command issued a statement shortly after the launch, saying that one of the missiles blew up within moments of launch. Pyongyang is particularly wary of the USA military's Gray Eagle, a medium-altitude, long-endurance unmanned aircraft system, because authorities think the United States could deploy it in a potential beheading operation, the Asahi reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korea Foreign Minister Asks Russia to Have Influence on North Korea

South Korea Foreign Minister Asks Russia to Have Influence on North Korea

The opening of the agency on Thursday (24 August) was attended by the head of Russia's tourism agencies and an adviser to Pyongyang's ambassador in Moscow . The company's official Russian website offers tour packages starting from Russia's eastern port of Vladivostok. The latter two have also condemned USA moves to strengthen its military allies in the region, most specifically South Korea, which is the top political target for any signs of irritation in Pyongyang. Consulte Mais Informação

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Red Cross sending volunteers & vehicles from SC to TX

Red Cross sending volunteers & vehicles from SC to TX

The Red Cross prepared tens of thousands of ready-to-eat meals, "truckloads" of kitchen supplies and more than 40 Red Cross emergency response vehicles are ready to go. Fairfax County's urban search and rescue team is sending one of its swift water rescue teams to Texas to help. An official with Colorado Task Force 1 said 45 firefighters from Colorado are in southeastern Texas. Consulte Mais Informação

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