Could Northampton's Prezzo be at risk?

A CVA allows a company to reduce some of its debts with permission of creditors with the aim of keeping the business running. The chain, which numbers 300 branches in the United Kingdom, is understood to have recruited the services of turnaround sp... More..

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Saudi king replaces top brass in latest shake-up
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Saudi king replaces top brass in latest shake-up

In a dramatic move in June 2017, he fires his nephew and installs his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince on top of his post as defence minister. Explaining his move to The Washinton Post , Pri...More..

Who Was Jayendra Saraswathi
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Who Was Jayendra Saraswathi

The mortal remains of Jayendra Saraswati are kept at the Nandavanam in Kanchi mutt for devotees to offer their prayers. L Easwaran, a Chennai-based chartered accountant who considers himself a devotee of the ...More..

Indonesia Condemns US Plan to Open Embassy in Jerusalem in May
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Indonesia Condemns US Plan to Open Embassy in Jerusalem in May

Regarding the potential Adelson donation, Diker said, "This would be an unprecedented move and I don't understand it". Senior officials at the foreign ministry told The Nation that Pakistan had contacted t...More..

Piyush Goyal, Devendra Fadnavis inaugurate new Elphinstone foot-over bridge
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Piyush Goyal, Devendra Fadnavis inaugurate new Elphinstone foot-over bridge

The Mumbai Railway has described these bridges as "A true tribute to those who lost their lives in the Elphinstone stampede past year, Railways instead of VVIPs has picked common people to inaugurate three FO...More..

Reverend Billy Graham's casket to lie in honor at the US Capitol
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Reverend Billy Graham's casket to lie in honor at the US Capitol

Congressional leaders announced last week that it would commemorate the life of evangelist Billy Graham by having him lie in honor this Wednesday, a rare accolade for any American and an official embrace of...More..

Ramaphosa 'undermined our confidence' with Dlamini appointment: Sonke
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Ramaphosa 'undermined our confidence' with Dlamini appointment: Sonke

It was bound to be a tough balancing act for President Ramaphosa, as he moved to strengthen his team in government, appease his supporters who backed him in the race for ANC president and give just enough...More..

Terrorist Killed in Gun battle in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Terrorist Killed in Gun battle in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora

Arms and ammunition, including AK 47 rifles, and other incriminating materials were recovered from the encounter site. The operation soon turned into an encounter, as per officials, when the open firing start...More..

ICE Veteran Rips Oakland Mayor's Warning to Illegal Migrants
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

ICE Veteran Rips Oakland Mayor's Warning to Illegal Migrants

ICE spokesman James Schwab said enforcement operations happen every day in Northern California. "While the vast majority of cities in America do cooperate with ICE, others force ICE to assign additional res...More..

Morning Forecast, Tuesday February 27, 2018
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Morning Forecast, Tuesday February 27, 2018

Although the sun may try and fight the good fight early today , clouds will return and increase through the afternoon. This all comes with a cold front that will sweep through tonight , leaving us with cooler...More..

Trump's Attorneys Explore Ways to Limit President's Testimony in Mueller Probe
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Trump's Attorneys Explore Ways to Limit President's Testimony in Mueller Probe

The indictment, filed last week, accused Gates and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort of tax and bank fraud related to money earned for past work for the Ukrainian government. Gates said the meeting ...More..

World's Largest Seed Bank Hits One Million Unique Food Crops
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

World's Largest Seed Bank Hits One Million Unique Food Crops

The vault itself is buried in a mountain surrounded by permafrost which is meant to protect the seeds from the elements. Norway will spend $12.7 million to upgrade its "Doomsday" seed vault that is situated a...More..

Rejection of violence by Bijepur, says Odisha CM
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Rejection of violence by Bijepur, says Odisha CM

The Bijepur Assembly seat result assumes significance, particularly for BJD , BJP , and Congress as it is seen as the precursor to the 2019 General Elections. We will continue our efforts to build a prosper...More..

21.5 per cent polling in Meghalaya untill noon
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

21.5 per cent polling in Meghalaya untill noon

Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad cast his vote is Oakland polling station in North Shillong constituency in the morning. Five early voters from each of the 3025 polling stations in 59 of the 60 Assembly cons...More..

Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater 'expected' to hit National Football League free agency
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater 'expected' to hit National Football League free agency

Cousins completed the 2017 season with 4,093 passing yards, the third consecutive season he has topped 4,000 yards. Why not add the best possible quarterback? It appears that Teddy Bridgewater will be joi...More..

Turkey's President Glorifies Child Martyrdom
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Turkey's President Glorifies Child Martyrdom

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) was welcomed by the Speaker of the Algerian Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah in Algiers, Algeria, Feb. Erdogan gave her a final kiss before letting her go. ...More..

Russia Moves to Veto UN Resolution Condemning Iran for Arming Rebels
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Russia Moves to Veto UN Resolution Condemning Iran for Arming Rebels

The text, drafted by Britain and backed by the United States, received 11 votes in favor and two abstentions but was blocked by Russia's veto. "The situation in Yemen is far more complicated than frequently...More..

Sensex up 100 points, Nifty tops 10600; PNB tanks 7%
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Sensex up 100 points, Nifty tops 10600; PNB tanks 7%

All eyes are now on crucial macro data on the domestic front-the GDP for December quarter will be released on Wednesday. In the intra-day trade, the S&P BSE Sensex touched a high of 34,610.79 points and a low...More..

We are one, PML-N stands united: Maryam Nawaz
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

We are one, PML-N stands united: Maryam Nawaz

Kaira's statement has come at a time when reports have surfaced of Shehbaz being made the president of PML-N, following the disqualification of Nawaz as the party head. Maryam Nawaz in her tweet said, "Raja Z...More..

Team USA looking for answers after Winter Olympics
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Team USA looking for answers after Winter Olympics

Lawmakers from South Korea's main opposition party Liberty Korea failed to prevent the arrival of a North Korean Winter Olympics delegation led by General Kim Yong Chol after leading a protest at the Unif...More..

Vegetarian, Mediterranean diets each equally good for the heart
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Vegetarian, Mediterranean diets each equally good for the heart

At the start of the study, all of the participants were omnivores, meaning they ate both animals and plants. There "were no substantial differences", note the authors, between the two diets in the number of s...More..

Delhi CS 'assault': Employees demand action against Kejriwal, Sisodia
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

Delhi CS 'assault': Employees demand action against Kejriwal, Sisodia

In a letter to Mr Kejriwal, Anshu Prakash said he would attend the meeting, "but this based on the presumption that the CM will ensure there's no physical attack or verbal assault". On the condition of anonym...More..

'Creepy' interview with Jacinda Ardern angers New Zealand
by | Thursday, March 01, 2018

'Creepy' interview with Jacinda Ardern angers New Zealand

Mr Wooley told radion station Newstalk ZB he asked Ms Ardern about her due date because his "executive producer would have sacked" him if he hadn't. Four months after taking the top job, her approval ratings ...More..

Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony: Dancing lights, artists make for visual spectacle
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony: Dancing lights, artists make for visual spectacle

Ivanka and a senior White House adviser arrived in Seoul on Friday on a commercial flight. And, if there is a breakthrough of sorts, many will remember President Moon's Winter Olympic strategy as the time it ...More..

North Korea Olympic Delegation Says Regime 'Fully Willing' to Talk to US
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

North Korea Olympic Delegation Says Regime 'Fully Willing' to Talk to US

Mr Trump, it said , should know that the North would "have no dealings with those viciously slandering the dignity of our supreme leadership and government". Security Council. All this came as a president's ...More..

16 women sentenced to death for joining ISIS
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

16 women sentenced to death for joining ISIS

Some of the women, between the ages of 20 and 50, were accompanied by young children. Human Rights Watch has criticised the courts for handing down death sentences for non-violent crimes , and claims that nu...More..

NC State had cut ties with former NBA agent
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

NC State had cut ties with former NBA agent

The FBI's report shared expense reports and balance sheets that detail cash advances, travel expenses, entertainment expenses for high school and college recruits and their families. At least one employee with ...More..

North Korea Condemns Sanctions, But Seen Open To Talks With US
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

North Korea Condemns Sanctions, But Seen Open To Talks With US

Responding to the meeting, the US State Department said improved relations between South and North Korea hinged on resolving Pyongyang's nuclear program. Ms Sanders says the US, South Korea and others agree den...More..

S.Korea hopes for constructive talks between US, N.Korea
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

S.Korea hopes for constructive talks between US, N.Korea

The North has "ample intentions of holding talks with the United States", according to the office. The sight of North and South Korean hockey players hugging and tearing up after the unified team's final matc...More..

Talks with N Korea must lead to ending nuclear programme: White House
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Talks with N Korea must lead to ending nuclear programme: White House

The White House responded that it will see if the message "represents the first steps along the path to denuclearization". "President Moon pointed out that US-North Korea dialogue must be held at an early...More..

'The Simpsons' Predicted The Outcome Of The Men's Curling Final
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

'The Simpsons' Predicted The Outcome Of The Men's Curling Final

The squirrel appeared on the course as the athlete was hurtling around a bend, and missed her board by a fraction of a second. In the episode, Bart to the Future, aired in 2000, Lisa is president and as she sit...More..

California Democrats withhold endorsement in Feinstein race
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

California Democrats withhold endorsement in Feinstein race

Her Democratic primary challenger, Kevin de Leon , received 54% of the delegate votes to Feinstein's 37%, according to official results released by the California Democratic Party (pdf). De Leon didn't appea...More..

Deadly tornado confirmed in Kentucky
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

Deadly tornado confirmed in Kentucky

In Clarksville, Tennessee, at least three people were hurt, several homes and about 75 cars were destroyed. The storms caused significant damage in communities throughout Kentucky , said Michael Dossett, dir...More..

North Korea reportedly willing to conduct talks with US
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

North Korea reportedly willing to conduct talks with US

Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics - Closing ceremony - Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium - Pyeongchang, South Korea - February 25, 2018 - President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach, Ivanka Trump , s...More..

NKorea says open to talks with USA, condemns sanctions
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

NKorea says open to talks with USA, condemns sanctions

The differences in how the US and South Korea hope to achieve denuclearisation were also apparent during the banquet. "The two Koreas have cooperated together and the Olympics was held successfully but the U....More..