Crashing out of the EU is an extremists’ gamble – not just for the UK but also for Britain’s close neighbours
There is always a sense of “they would say that, wouldn’t they?” when a state-funded global agency that promotes free trade says that a hard Brexit would be bad for everyone.
That was the International Monetary Fund’s stance before Britain’s referendum on European Union membership, and in the wake of the vote the Washington-based lender of last resort to near-bankrupt countries (most recently Argentina) has, unsurprisingly, stuck to its line.
About 800 members of Syria’s White Helmets civil defense group and their families were evacuated via Israel to Jordan on Sunday from southwest Syria, where a Russian-backed Syrian government offensive is under way, media said.
Many retailers and brands like Amazon, Walmart and more were looking forward to another successful holiday season. The reality is, prices are going to go up due to tariffs, and retailers and brands need to be prepared for it.
Jaime Munguia took an easy unanimous decision over Liam Smith, but he wasn’t as dominant as he was against Sadam Ali.
The trailer for the upcoming ‘Godzilla: King of Monsters’ recently dropped and its use of Debussy’s ‘Clair de Lune’ is certainly curious.
Pakistani cleric Hafiz Saeed is one of the United States’ most-wanted terrorist suspects, accused over the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people. At home, his charities are banned, as is a new Islamist political party launched by his followers.
Religious parties – some new, others long-established – are fielding more than 1,500 candidates for national and provincial assemblies in Pakistan’s general election on July 25.
A well-known way of authenticating the vintage of a certain wine is to check how much nuclear fallout it contains. Now, the pioneer of that technique has used it to determine that radiation from the 2011 Fukushima Dai-ichi meltdown and disaster made its way into wines from California’s Napa Valley.
A new firm, Brandometry, has created a first-of-its-kind investment index based solely on Brand Value. President Tony Wenzel explains Brandometry’s quantitative and qualitative approach to measuring brands and communicating that value to investors.