The release also mentioned that their goal of lending 28% of its money towards climate action by 2020 is also on track. "Environmental, human rights, and development campaigners have been amplifying the voices of frontline communities for decades in calling for an end to World Bank financing of upstream oil and gas projects", Kretzmann said .
Barcelona already tried to sign the Brazilian ace in the summer after being identified as Ernesto Valverde's top priority following the departure of Neymar. I think the way he's helped me to play when we don't have the ball when the team is under pressure is really different", he affirmed". Iniesta admits that both players would surely be welcomed at the Nou Camp ahead of the demanding second half of the season.
Nagbe and defender Gbenga Arokoyo head to the second-year expansion team. The Portland Timbers have traded midfielder Darlington Nagbe to Atlanta United in exchange for as much as $1.65 million in allocation money. 27 goals. 30 assists. Atlanta vice president and technical director Carlos Bocanegra said Nagbe was the team's top offseason target. Atlanta's South American trio of Josef Martinez, Hector Villalba and Miguel Almiron combined for 41 goals in 2017, the club's ...
Police say Albert Maruna IV, a 22-year-old college student in OH, thought he was arranging a sexual rendezvous with a 15-year-old boy. The undercover officer told Maruna several times that he was only 15, according to WFMJ in Youngstown.
AT&T's Project AirGig will provide internet speeds of up to 1 gigabyte per second over power lines to rural areas. Going by the moniker AirGig , this new technology will use millimeter wave signal , abbreviated as "mmWave". The second trial recently kicked off in Georgia with Georgia Power . "AT&T's decision to trial Project AirGig in Georgia with Georgia Power is a tribute to that", said Georgia Governor Nathan Deal.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Mr Tillerson's offer of direct contacts with North Korea was "a very good signal", while warning that a USA strike on the North would have catastrophic consequences. "The worst possible thing that could happen is for us all to sleepwalk into a war". "Security Council resolutions must be fully implemented, first of all by North Korea, but by all other countries whose role is crucial", UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, speaking to reporters in ...
Hope for dialogue to defuse tension over North Korea's weapons was kindled last week when United Nations political affairs chief Jeffrey Feltman made a rare visit there, the highest level engagement by a United Nations official with North Korea since 2012.
At the moment there are about 18 wounded and one dead. The cause appeared to be a technical fault, it said . The facility has been placed offline and supplies to southern customers - including Italy - are "negatively impacted", its Austrian managers said.
The court observed that the contentions of the accused that the case was purely based on circumstantial evidence alone was not true. Jisha , a 30-year-old law student was found murdered in her own house in April 2016 in Perumbavoor, Kerala.
Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold said he won't seek reelection following multiple allegations of sexual harassment. Farenthold seems like a real peach. Peace said the congressman would throw objects in angry bursts, and sometimes wipe all of the objects off of his desk, leaving aides scrambling to clean up the mess.
Everton appear to be enjoying life under Sam Allardyce as they managed to beat Newcastle United 1-0 at St. James' Park and fans took to social media to praise one of their stars on the night. Newcastle fought back in the second half as Florin Lejuene's header just missed Mo Diame at the back post but Everton always looked risky on the break.
The deputy leader of far-right group Britain First has appeared in court accused of behaviour intended or likely to stir up hatred. First's Jayda Fransen today arrived at court to face public order charges over an "anti-terror" demo in Belfast.
Ullah entered the US with his parents and three to four siblings in February 2011 on an immigrant visa, sources tell CBS News. The suspect in the incident at the Port Authority Bus Terminal, a block from Times Square, was identified as Akayed Ullah, 27, the New York Police Department commissioner said.
It is not clear whether President Vladimir Putin underlined the message when he briefly visited Syria on Monday for a meeting with Assad where he claimed a military victory and announced a partial troop drawdown. Therefore, the return of the delegation of the Syrian Government leaves only a few days to negotiate. He has not addressed reporters since the government envoys returned to Geneva after a pause this week.
RCMP say the aircraft was found less than a kilometer from the airstrip. Police and first responders quickly worked to get the 22 passengers - including an infant - and three crew out of the plane, which can seat up to 50 passengers. A plane has crashed to the ground just some moments after it took off from an airport, a development which has sparked swift rescue operations. There have been no reported fatalities in the crash of a regional airliner in northern Saskatchewan in Canada on ...
It came as Hamas marked the 30th anniversary of its founding with a mass rally in Gaza on Thursday, staging a show of strength at a low point in the militant group's history. Israeli officials insisted that if there would be no quiet for the residents of southern Israel, then there would be no quiet for the residents of Gaza .
INS Kalvari is a diesel-electric attack submarine that has been built for the Indian Navy by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd. The commissioning of its indigenous version comes days after the force observed the gold. INS Kalvari is manned by a team comprising eight officers and 35 sailors with Captain SD Mehendale at the helm as her first Commanding Officer. The Navy will have six such submarines by the year 2020.
The Centre had on October 25 told the top court that the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to receive benefits of government schemes has been extended till March 31, 2018 for those who do not have the 12-digit unique biometric identification number and were willing to enrol for it.
A former contestant on the first season of "The Apprentice ", Trump's former reality TV show, Manigault Newman had always been unpopular with several senior West Wing officials, including senior adviser and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner and Kelly.
The comments by Shahab came against a backdrop of protests across the Palestinian territories following Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the new capital of Israel. Rouhani left Tehran for the Turkish city on Tuesday to attend the OIC meeting, which will feature discussions on the Muslim world's reaction to the USA president's recent move to recognize Quds as the capital of the Israeli regime.
Several other top brasses of BJP including party chief Amit Shah , Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, former state Chief Minister Anandiben Patel cast their vote in Gujarat today. Himachal Pradesh went to polls on November 9 and a voter turnout of 74 per cent was recorded. The BJP has fielded 93 candidates for this phase, while Congress has fielded only 91.
Snow overnight resulted in delays in school openings on Thursday morning. The Harrisburg area should see about an inch of accumulation. Winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories are in place Thursday morning in the Northeast.
A judge ultimately tossed the case in September, ruling that "all claims against "Black Lives Matter" must be dismissed because social movements lack the capacity to be sued". Fox News said it will fight the suit. Pirro continued, according to the complaint, citing a transcript of the show: "The problem is when you have federal judges who make decisions on politics - activist judges - not on the facts".