Gord Downie , solo artist and lead singer for the Tragically Hip , has died aged 53. The news was confirmed by a statement put out by the band on their website . Downie was born in Amherstview, Ont., a suburb of Kingston, on February 6, 1964. Downie spent his final days raising awareness about indigenous issues and released an album called The Secret Path about 12-year-old Chanie Wenjack, who died of exposure after escaping a residential school.
As the hearing began today, District and Sessions Judge Chaudhry Ameer Ahmad Khan reserved his decision on the bail plea for a few minutes. The pictures of Mufti Qavi with social media star Qandeel Baloch went viral past year. Soon after, raids have been conducted to arrest Mufti Qavi. Her brother Waseem was arrested by police in Dera Ghazi Khan later that night and confessed to killing her in the name of "honour".
The Daily Beast's Olivia Messer questioned whether changed required "the horror of every woman I know swimming in her own trauma on social media so you can all see it". You can't be silent anymore. First sexual assault happened when I was in grade one. "They're afraid of losing their job, or perhaps not getting a good grade in university.
Most of Open Society's donations go to non-political causes overseas. You can be sure that any successor at the Open Society Foundations will have pretty much the same ideological bent and similar ideas about how to spend that cash. His family later immigrated to the United States where Soros became one of the most successful investors in the world. Including his most recent donations, he's donated more than $30 billion to various causes.
The president recollected the failure of Comey to interview every concerned party in the scandal including Clinton herself, and therefore wishes the Justice Department revisits the matter with the phrase: "where is Justice Dept". The contents of the newly released emails, however, were largely unclear as the majority of the document was redacted. He said the investigation was "obviously a fix" and called on the Justice Department to investigate.
Insiders have sold a total of 63,476 shares of company stock valued at $3,159,738 over the last ninety days. It has outperformed by 23.95% the S&P500. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi holds 0.12% or 136,157 shares. October 10 investment analysts at Bank of America kept the stock rating at "Underperform" but moved down the price target from $46.00 to $42.00.
For Alonso it's the same. Former Norway striker Flo believes Chelsea could still mount a title charge and pointed to last season when they went on a 13-match winning streak after dropping seven points in the first six. With a formally free-scoring Morata on the turf, perhaps things would have looked a shade more flattering in Chelsea's favour, though hindsight will never truly warrant much justice in relation to their brutally condemning mistakes at Palace, who were tenaciously determined ...
LONDON | Britain's domestic intelligence chief warned during a rare public speech Tuesday the terrorist threat the country faces has accelerated at an alarming pace and is worse now than at any time in his 34-year career. Mr Parker, the director general of MI5, added: 'I'm not somehow King Canute trying to hold back the tide of developing technology '. As reported by the BBC, Parker added that more than 130 Britons who travelled to Iraq and Syria to fight with so-called Islamic State had ...
On October 18, Google is celebrating the 66th year of an important part of the history of music . It began with pioneers of electronic, atonal and experimental music banding together to build, play and record early electronic instruments such as the Trautonium and Melochord , which were precursors to the synthesiser as we know it.
Moscow and Beijing also proposed to negotiate a freeze in North Korea's nuclear and missile programs along with a freeze on military manoeuvres by USA and South Korea. Asset freezes and travel bans were slapped on a further three people and six "entities", which are usually companies or organisations. Pyongyang's nuclear tests and missile launches have stirred global tensions and prompted several rounds of worldwide sanctions at the U.N.
Before that, they had cleansweeped Bangladesh 2-0 in the Test series, winning the first match by 333 runs and the second by 254. In this process, Amla, the South Africa's run-machine also broke India captain Virat Kohli's record of being the fastest to reach 26 centuries.
This is an outrageous act that happened, and what matters now is that justice will be brought. "Mr Schembri is claiming that he is not corrupt, despite moving to set up a secret company in Panama along with favourite minister Konrad Mizzi and Mr Egrant just days after Labour won the general election in 2013, sheltering it in a top-secret trust in New Zealand, then hunting round the world for a shady bank that would take them as clients", she wrote in one of her blog post.
The nature of the blast has yet to be ascertained. "We are at front line of this war against terrorists". "Our teams are at the scene and investigating". On August 12, a blast in Quetta killed at least 15 and injured 32 people , police said. A steady stream of ambulances was seen shifting the injured and bodies to the nearby hospitals.
The court temporarily suspended the law after it was passed by Catalonia's regional parliament on September 6 while judges considered an appeal against it filed by Spain's central government. On Monday, a Madrid judge provisionally jailed Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Cuixart, who lead two different grassroots groups promoting independence for Catalonia .
California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says the trucker who was contracted to transport water was the first firefighting worker to die because of the wildfires that have killed 40 others and destroyed thousands of homes. Law enforcement officials said 63 people remained missing or unaccounted for in Sonoma and Napa counties. Fire officials said they were optimistic about their progress after a weeklong battle with California's deadliest wildfires.
The two women stared down ahead of their world welterweight title contest in Stokke, Norway, with Lauren breaking the gaze to kiss her opponent on the lips as the mind games continued. But she saw the amusing side, bursting out laughing and telling her Swedish opponent, "I haven't got that in a while". "I'm a completely different fighter now, and she is going to see just how much I've improved on Saturday".
The back-and-forth between the president and McCain represented the latest skirmish between the two Republican party heavyweights and another example of Trump tangling with GOP senators who could undermine his agenda in Congress. I'm being very, very nice. "Congratulations, John, on receiving this year's Liberty Medal", Obama wrote. John McCain, a former POW with a terminal brain cancer diagnosis, over his comments at an awards ceremony Monday night which were critical of US leadership.
Roselyne Akombe said IEBC should have been frank with the Kenyan people and clearly state the challenges the commission faces in organising a free, fair, and credible election. His victory in getting the Supreme Court to overturn the result was a shock to many, and hailed as a sign of the country's maturing democracy and institutions.
The Gary Numan-esque song is the title track to their third upcoming album and is very catchy indeed, fans of the duo should be pleased with new single " Little Dark Age' ". The psychedelic rock band's last album MGMT was released in 2013, and are best know for their hit songs "Kids", "Electric Feel" and "Time to Pretend" all from their 2007 album Oracular Spectacular .
The drink will also come topped with pink whipped cream made to resemble "brains", as well as a pink mocha drizzle, according to the site. Available in the United Kingdom until 31st October (Halloween, funnily enough), Starbucks describe the frap as a "frightfully fun drink" which is "the flawless indulgence to enjoy during the spooking season".
But worse for Moore, Jones holds a one-point lead (46-45 percent) among the 53 percent of registered voters who are extremely or very interested in the race. "The recent Fox News poll on the U.S. Senate race is highly inaccurate as it only surveyed registered voters, not likely voters, and included too many cell phone responses-neither are representative of who will turn out on December 12", Lathan said to Breitbart News.
But while the President and GOP leaders talk a lot in public about approving a tax reform package, no vote can be taken on that until the Congress first passes a budget outline for 2018, that also authorizes a tax cutting plan under the expedited rules of 'budget reconciliation, ' which prevents a filibuster in the Senate.
Holloway did not specify what the replacement text would be, or which "other books" could impart the same lessons as " Mockingbird ", which teaches readers about empathy and what it means to "walk in someone else's shoes , " according to the Biloxi Public Schools website .
The festival will be commemorated on October 19 (Thursday). The festival of lights is not just enjoyed and feted in the Indian subcontinent. Today, I was deeply honored to be joined by so many administration officials and leaders of the Indian-American community - to celebrate Diwali - the Hindu Festival of Lights .
Later in the day, Chinese President Xi Jinping will open a crucial party congress, a venue expected to further consolidate his power and to be presented with his blueprint for leading the country for a second five-year term. Starting his tenure with three powerful posts, Xi, 64 consolidated his position using the massive anti-corruption campaign against high ranking as well as middle and lower rung officials and top leaders.