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Tourism Council provide support for China

TOURISM COUNCIL PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR CHINA

A visa waiver for the tourists from China and India is essential for Thailand to boost up tourism in the middle of a slow growth rate...

Top Trump Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow Sees 'No Recession In Sight'

TOP TRUMP ECONOMIC ADVISER LARRY KUDLOW SEES 'NO RECESSION IN SIGHT'

The head of the National Economic Council says the economy is “in pretty good shape" despite growing fears of a coming downturn.

 
 
 
Old school Kiwi bach in Tasman district demolished

OLD SCHOOL KIWI BACH IN TASMAN DISTRICT DEMOLISHED

A 120-year-old bach on a council reserve near Kaiteriteri has been pulled down. It will be replaced by a public toilet.

X marks the spot for MRAG's 10 year anniversary celebrations

X MARKS THE SPOT FOR MRAG'S 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

Suzanne Archer, Afterlife, 2017 Nola Tegel, Studio Exhibition , 2015 Stories from Wonnarua Country August 17 - November 17 A decade...

 
 
 
Trump is reportedly ignoring pleas from aides to back Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters, as he fights to make trade war progress with China

TRUMP IS REPORTEDLY IGNORING PLEAS FROM AIDES TO BACK HONG KONG'S PRO-DEMOCRACY PROTESTERS, AS HE FIGHTS TO MAKE TRADE WAR PROGRESS WITH CHINA

President Trump has been urged by aides to declare stronger support for Hong Kong's protesters but has rejected their requests, Politico...

Pakistan requests UN Security Council meeting over Kashmir row with India

PAKISTAN REQUESTS UN SECURITY COUNCIL MEETING OVER KASHMIR ROW WITH INDIA

Pakistan has called on the UN Security Council members to address the “aggressive actions” of India after New Delhi scrapped Kashmir's...

 
 
 
Drive-thrus banned in Minneapolis

DRIVE-THRUS BANNED IN MINNEAPOLIS

The Minneapolis City Council has signed a bill into law that will make the city the largest in the United States to ban the construction...

Supporting the cost of childcare is not 'middle-class welfare'

SUPPORTING THE COST OF CHILDCARE IS NOT 'MIDDLE-CLASS WELFARE'

OPINION: Defunding childcare at a council level risks a class warfare no-one benefits from.

 
 
 
This 29-year-old CEO is the youngest member of the US space council. Here's how he raised $45 million in three years to 3D print rockets

THIS 29-YEAR-OLD CEO IS THE YOUNGEST MEMBER OF THE US SPACE COUNCIL. HERE'S HOW HE RAISED $45 MILLION IN THREE YEARS TO 3D PRINT ROCKETS

Tim Ellis is the CEO of Relativity Space, a company that 3D prints rockets with the objective of going to Mars. Relativity owns what...

Staffer at Claudelands Events Centre in Hamilton told mum not to breastfeed

STAFFER AT CLAUDELANDS EVENTS CENTRE IN HAMILTON TOLD MUM NOT TO BREASTFEED

Council-owned venue apologises after visitor "discouraged" from breastfeeding in public.

 
 
 
Iran comes a step closer to form a ministry of cultural heritage, handicrafts and tourism

IRAN COMES A STEP CLOSER TO FORM A MINISTRY OF CULTURAL HERITAGE, HANDICRAFTS AND TOURISM

Iran has come a step closer to form a ministry of cultural heritage, handicrafts and tourism, with its Guardian Council entrusted to...

Councils sue 750 firms a day over business rates arrears

COUNCILS SUE 750 FIRMS A DAY OVER BUSINESS RATES ARREARS

Around 190,000 non-domestic premises in England, including shops, pubs and restaurants, were taken to court for non-payment of their...

 
 
 
Sudanese protesters sign power-sharing deal with military

SUDANESE PROTESTERS SIGN POWER-SHARING DEAL WITH MILITARY

CAIRO - Sudan's pro-democracy movement signed a power-sharing agreement with the ruling military council on Sunday aimed at paving...

Hundreds detained in latest Russian protests ahead of election

HUNDREDS DETAINED IN LATEST RUSSIAN PROTESTS AHEAD OF ELECTION

Protesters once again took to the streets of Moscow Saturday, decrying the exclusion of some independent and opposition candidates...

 
 
 
Hundreds detained at latest political protest in Moscow

HUNDREDS DETAINED AT LATEST POLITICAL PROTEST IN MOSCOW

MOSCOW - Protesters once again took to the streets of Moscow on Saturday, decrying the exclusion of some independent and opposition...

Fourth weekend of protests against city authorities in Moscow, opposition figure detained

FOURTH WEEKEND OF PROTESTS AGAINST CITY AUTHORITIES IN MOSCOW, OPPOSITION FIGURE DETAINED

Opposition activists are gathering in central Moscow for an unsanctioned march in protest over candidates being excluded from the upcoming...

 
 
 
Russian Police Arrest Hundreds Of Demonstrators At Moscow Protest

RUSSIAN POLICE ARREST HUNDREDS OF DEMONSTRATORS AT MOSCOW PROTEST

Demonstrators are demanding fair elections for the City Council and for opposition candidates to be allowed on the ballot. (Image credit:...

Hundreds arrested at unsanctioned Moscow rally as protesters throw stones, use gas against police

HUNDREDS ARRESTED AT UNSANCTIONED MOSCOW RALLY AS PROTESTERS THROW STONES, USE GAS AGAINST POLICE

A protest was organized by the Russian opposition after the Central Election Commission disqualified some candidates wishing to run...

 
 
 
Moscow faces unsanctioned protest rally over mayoral election, police detain opposition leaders

MOSCOW FACES UNSANCTIONED PROTEST RALLY OVER MAYORAL ELECTION, POLICE DETAIN OPPOSITION LEADERS

A protest was organized by the Russian opposition in defiance of a ban by city officials ahead of a council election in Moscow. Police...

Utrecht Creates 300 Bee-Friendly Bus Stops

UTRECHT CREATES 300 BEE-FRIENDLY BUS STOPS

© Barbra Verbij / Clear Channel The City of Utrecht Council , in collaboration with advertising agency Clear Channel , has transformed...