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OPEC: when meeting expectations are simply not enough

An alliance of numerous world's biggest oil-producing nations extended their agreement to cut output for an additional nine months - an effort to support prices that will prove hard in the face of growing production from the United States. However, the move backfired with prices plunging steeply to nearly Dollars 25 in early 2016 from more than USD 100 per barrel in 2014. "A nine-month extension... [Full Article...]

The Toy Association Urges Caution & Offers Safety Tips on Fidget Spinners

The Toy Association Urges Caution & Offers Safety Tips on Fidget Spinners The spinners, originally created to help children with conditions like autism deal with stress, have become a playground craze. If this information is missing, do not buy the fidget spinner . "Spinners are marked as a choking hazard containing small parts", Learning Express added in a May 18 statement to ABC News . "As with any toy, parents must choose age-appropriate toys and use caution if the... [Full Article...]

Global computer outage grounds all British Airways flights at Heathrow and Gatwick

BA flights out of Heathrow and Gatwick were initially cancelled until 6.00 pm United Kingdom time (1700 GMT) but the airline later said there would be no flights for the rest of the day. BA said they were working to restore services from Sunday, but warned that some delays and disruption could continue. "None were working, apart from one", said Terry Page, booked on a flight to Texas. [Full Article...]

TMC slams Centre for banning sale of cattle for slaughter

TMC slams Centre for banning sale of cattle for slaughter Considered holy by many Hindus, cows are a sensitive political topic and have gained in importance since Prime Minister Narendra Modi stormed to power in 2014 as several BJP-ruled states enacted strict laws to punish cow slaughter. The livestock markets were meant to become hubs for animal trade for agriculture through this process and animals for slaughter would have to be bought from the farme... [Full Article...]

Search for missing fisherman to resume this morning

Search for missing fisherman to resume this morning He is recovering in hospital. The Navy ship LE Orla was also in the area to co-ordinate the search and rescue mission along with the Dublin-based Irish Coast Guard helicopter. The Garda Water Unit was later dispatched to the scene. RNLI area lifesaving manager Owen Medland said that it was very sad for the families, and paid tribute to all those involved in the multi-agency effort. [Full Article...]

App Store's Top Free App Right Now? A Fidget Spinner, Of Course

App Store's Top Free App Right Now? A Fidget Spinner, Of Course Nearly two-thirds of doctors who treat children say the gadget can be helpful for those with ADHD, anxiety, and autism, while the same percentage consider fidget spinners a toy. congratulations, you're now playing with a fidget spinner . Fidget spinners might benefit autistic children who use "sensory stimulation behaviors" to calm their anxiety, said Thomas Frazier, chief science officer a... [Full Article...]

Trump Met Pope Francis and Changed His Twitter Banner to Prove it

Details of the traditional gifts exchanged by Trump and Francis have not yet been revealed, the report said. But after a half-hour meeting behind closed doors, Francis seemed to have cheered up considerably. Pope Francis was gifted a boxed set of five first edition books by Martin Luther King . Former First Lady Michelle Obama also wore all black and a veil when visiting Pope Benedic... [Full Article...]

7 tornadoes confirmed in Georgia

7 tornadoes confirmed in Georgia The tornado formed at 9:45 a.m. and ended four minutes later. A Flash Flood watch is also in effect through 7 a.m. Sunday morning, as the multiple rounds of thunderstorms will likely bring 1-2 inches, and possibly up to 4 inches in some areas, the NWS predicts. [Full Article...]

Britain cuts terrorism threat level from 'critical'

Avon and Somerset Police responded to the news the terror threat had been lowered after Prime Minister Theresa made a statement this morning (May 27). Police have also arrested several people believed to be connected to the bombing. The country is taking the unusual step of arming police for patrols in Manchester, London and other locations this weekend during spring bank holiday, the country's ... [Full Article...]

Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily

Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily The black midi dress incorporated a crew neckline, short sleeves and decorative buttons at the bodice. Melania wore the silk coat draped over her shoulders , atop an ivory shift dress, during the last day of the President's world tour (the final leg is for the G7 summit, held in Sicily today). [Full Article...]

Lata Mangeskar praises PM Modi for naming India's longest bridge after Hazarika

Lata Mangeskar praises PM Modi for naming India's longest bridge after Hazarika The distance between Rupai on NH- 37 in Assam to Meka/Roing on NH-52 in Arunachal Pradesh will be cut down by 165 KM. Seen as an engine of growth in the Northeast region, the bridge will also provide significant "impetus to regional groupings like BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation)". [Full Article...]

India rushes aid to Lanka as floods claim 122 lives

India rushes aid to Lanka as floods claim 122 lives While INS Shardul and INS Kirch are expected to reach Sri Lanka by tonight, INS Jalashwan will reach by tomorrow afternoon. Along with this, INS Jalashwan will be sent out from Visakhapatnam on Saturday with HADR (Humanitarian Assistance Disaster Relief) materials. [Full Article...]

Pope "terrific", Saudi "spectacular": Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour

Pope President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump meet Pope Francis , Wednesday, May 24, 2017 , at the Vatican. Nevertheless, the American leader expressed eagerness over the visit, while the pontiff assured people that he will listen to what Trump has to say. [Full Article...]

After OPEC deal, Texas oil regulator boasts of victory

After OPEC deal, Texas oil regulator boasts of victory Nigeria will maintain it's output of 2.2 million barrels per day, according to the outcome of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) meeting in Vienna . Many investors had been hoping Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation would pressure fellow producers to either make deeper cuts or to hold their fire power for even longer. [Full Article...]

Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion -W.House official

Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion -W.House official The Washington Post delivered yet another bombshell about the Russian Federation investigation on Monday night, with Adam Entous and Ellen Nakashima reporting that at some point before the May 9 firing of James Comey , senior White House officials "sounded out top intelligence officials about the possibility of intervening directly with Comey to encourage the FBI to drop its probe of Micha... [Full Article...]

18 killed as auto bomb rocks eastern Afghan town

18 killed as auto bomb rocks eastern Afghan town In clear defiance to the United Nation's Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)'s call for cease-fire in this holy month, the Taliban announced on Friday they would in fact intensify their attacks this month. "The victims were in civilian clothes and it is hard to verify their identities at this stage". About six people, including two children, were also injured by the attack in the city,... [Full Article...]

Trump seeks coalition to 'stamp out extremism'

Trump seeks coalition to 'stamp out extremism' Arriving directly from Riyadh , Saudi Arabia , Mr Trump expressed his hope for cooperation among U.S. allies in the Middle East . Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday, May 21, criticised US President Donald Trump for sealing an arms deal and other investments worth hundreds of billions of dollars with Saudi Arabia , Tehran's arch-rival in the Middle East. [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka Floods, Mudslides Kill 100, Displace Over 12000

Official figures showed that 91 people were confirmed killed and another 110 were listed as missing as at 6.00 p.m on Friday. The DMC said water levels of most rivers were rising. INS Kirch, which operates in the South Bay of Bengal, has been directed to reach Colombo and help carry out relief operations in the flood affected areas. [Full Article...]

Chronic lack of sleep makes the brain 'eat itself'

Chronic lack of sleep makes the brain 'eat itself' Chronic lack of quality sleep doesn't just make you feel bad, it causes the brain to damage itself in ways that can become permanent over time. In the short term, this might be beneficial - clearing potentially harmful debris and rebuilding worn circuitry might protect healthy brain connections. [Full Article...]

Trump budget could cost Idaho schools $16.1 million

That's a almost 13 percent cut to the program, which has already been cut dramatically since the 1990s. In his testimony Wednesday , Mulvaney defended the president's proposal as conscientious government spending. To do this, he would apparently add cuts to other safety-net programs, including housing and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits, also known as food stamps. [Full Article...]


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