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Shaun Wright is a former Labour councillor in Rotherham and was head of children's servicesSouth Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner has vowed to stay in the job despite calls for him to quit over widespread child abuse in Rotherham., found at least 1,400 children in the town were sexually exploited by criminal gangs between 1997 and 2013.PCC Shaun Wright was responsible for children's servi...
Source : BBC | 2 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
IMF head Christine Lagarde says she has been placed under formal investigation for negligence in a French fraud case but has not been charged.She has been questioned several times about her role in a 400m euro (£318m; $527m) compensation payout to businessman Bernard Tapie in 2008.Ms Lagarde, 58, was finance minister in President Nicolas Sarkozy's government at the time of the award.He was once a ...
Source : BBC | 2 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Indian and Pakistan authorities are scheduled to hold a flag meeting on Wednesday afternoon in the wake of repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan on the international border.Senior officers of the Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers will meet in the Pargwal sector of Jammu district in the afternoon, following a request from Pakistan side for the flag meeting scheduled for 4 pm.However, a...
Source : Rediff | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Syrian war crimes says the Islamic State group has committed crimes against humanity with its attacks on civilians in two cities in the country's north and west.The commission says the widespread and systematic killings by Islamic State, which now controls a swath of north and eastern Syria, occurred both in the northern city of Aleppo and in the western city of Raqqa where the group has its headq...
Source : News Times | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Mae'r heddlu yn gobeithio y bydd datblygiadau mewn technoleg DNA yn gymorth i ddatrys dirgelwch dynes 39 oed o Fochdre, Sir Conwy, aeth ar goll o'i chartre' yn 1978.Cred yr heddlu iddynt ddod o hyd i gorff Priscilla Berry oddi ar arfordir y gogledd ddwy flynedd ar ôl iddi ddiflannu.Nawr maent yn ceisio dod o hyd i aelodau o'i theulu er mwyn cadarnhau eu hamheuon drwy ddefnyddio DNA.Nid oedd modd a...
Source : BBC | 4 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
said the Scottish mortgage market enjoyed "comparatively favourable conditions" during the quarterThe number of first-time buyers in Scotland has reached a seven-year high, according to lenders.The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) said there were 7,500 first-time buyer loans in Scotland in the second quarter of this year.That was 29% up on the previous three months, and 23% up on the same period ...
Source : BBC | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
Kieran McGeeney is expected to be confirmed as the new Armagh manager at Wednesday night's county board meeting....
Source : BBC | 3 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
was engaged in humanitarian aid work in Syria, sources in her family said.According to an Associated Press report, the 26-year-old woman is the third US citizen to have been kidnapped by the militant group. Neither her family nor US officials have decided to identify her for safety reasons. The woman was working with three humanitarian groups in the volatile West Asian country.The ISIS recently be...
Source : Oneindia | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
settings.Palestinian children flash the sign of victory as they celebrate the ceasefire in the streets in East Jerusalem.Fifty days of terror – in which more than 2100 Palestinians and 69 Israelis were killed – has come to an end with a ceasefire agreement that loosens controls on Gaza's borders but has yet to tackle the underlying issues of the seven-year long siege that has crippled the tiny coa...
Source : Sydney Morning Herald | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
One-third of MPs - including a number of cabinet ministers - in the present parliament face criminal chargesIndia's Supreme Court has said that politicians with criminal records should not be appointed as ministers.The court was responding to a petition seeking the removal of four ministers in a previous government.One-third of MPs - including a number of cabinet ministers - in the present parliam...
Source : BBC | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
- Reconnaissance flights to be followed by airstrikes targeting leaders of militant groupPresident Obama has authorised surveillance flights over Syria, a precursor to potential airstrikes there, but a mounting concern for the White House is how to target the Sunni extremists without helping President Bashar al-Assad.Defence officials said yesterday evening that the Pentagon was sending in manned ...
Source : Telegraphindia | 5 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
settings.Flight Centre expects its underlying profits to take off this year as Australians shrug off their post-budget blues and the industry enters a "golden era of travel".The travel group's net profit fell 16 per cent to $207 million in the year to June 30, after being hit by one-off writedowns and $11 million in fines from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.It expects underlyin...
Source : Sydney Morning Herald | 6 Hour(s) AgoCategory : International
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