Thursday, January 20

Day: August 4, 2016

The Republican Party could be on its way to a revolt
America, ENGLISH

The Republican Party could be on its way to a revolt

    Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump, who swept the Republican Party by storm, is beginning to stagnate: He’s sinking in the polls and has a new scandal wrapped around him nearly every day. As a result, voices are rising up against him within his own party, calling for a revolt. A radical scenario for his replacement has even been weighed if senior party officials can convince him to resign of his own will. The Republican Presidential Nominee is sinking in the polls and has a new scandal wrapped around him nearly every day – sometimes even twice a day. Currently, the decreased support in Trump and his controversial remarks have led to party members calling to rebel against him. There is a sense of losing control within Trump’s big show: The large amount of scandals...
Get ready for inflation, low growth and unemployment: The governor of the Bank of England
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Get ready for inflation, low growth and unemployment: The governor of the Bank of England

    The governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney gives a press conference, his first since the leave result of the European Union referendum, at the Bank of England in the City of London, Britain Thursday, June 30, 2016. The governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney gives a press conference, his first since the leave result of the European Union referendum, at the Bank of England in the City of London, Britain Thursday, June 30… Bank of England governor Mark Carney has bad news: The Brexit vote has so weakened the UK economy that he is predicting a period of low growth, inflation above 2%, and increased unemployment. Alongside the Bank’s new rate cut, it revealed in its quarterly Inflation Report that it is downgrading the UK’s growth forecast for 2017 to just 0.8% from t...
Sharp Rise In Anti Semitic Hate Cases In UK
ENGLISH, United Kingdom

Sharp Rise In Anti Semitic Hate Cases In UK

    Sharp rise in anti-semitic hate cases The number of anti-Semitic hate incidents rose by 11% in the first half of this year, with the Jewish community targeted three times a day on average. The Community Security Trust (CST), which monitors anti-Semitism, said there was no obvious single cause for the rise. It recorded 557 hate incidents in the UK between the start of January and the end of June. There were 32 incidents of damage and desecration of Jewish property and 431 in the abusive behaviour category. This included verbal abuse, anti-Semitic graffiti, abuse via social media and one-off cases of hate mail. The CST also recorded 43 direct threats, and 10 cases of mass-mailed leaflets or emails. Social media has become an "essential tool" for those who wish to harass, abu...
Indiana Muslim Woman Says Store Worker Asked Her to Leave Over Niqab
Asia, ENGLISH

Indiana Muslim Woman Says Store Worker Asked Her to Leave Over Niqab

    A Muslim woman from Gary, Indiana, said she felt discriminated against after she claims a worker at a Family Dollar store told her to remove her niqab or leave. Sarah Safi, 32, said she went into the Family Dollar on Garfield Street Monday afternoon to buy charcoal for a family barbecue, ABC-owned station WLS reported. Safi was fully covered, as she says she always is when in public. "I might have made it 10 steps into the store and I hear the lady behind the counter say, 'Ma'am, you need to take that off your face or you need to leave my store,'" Safi told WLS. Black Server Quits Restaurant Job After Feeling Discriminated Against Over Her Natural Hair Security Guard Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting Transgender Woman Trying to Use Women's Bathroom Meet the Woman Behind ...
London Russell Square attack: Israeli woman injured in London stabbing attack
ENGLISH, London

London Russell Square attack: Israeli woman injured in London stabbing attack

    A knife-wielding man began attacking pedestrians at London’s Russell Square, murdering an American woman and injuring an additional five people, one of whom is an Israeli citizen. The suspect was arrested, but his motives behind the attack are still unknown. According to the local police: “We are examining the possibility that this could have been a terror attack.” Sky News is reporting that an Israeli citizen was among the injured from last night’s stabbing attack at London’s Russell Square. She is apparently in stable condition. An American citizen was murdered and five other people were injured in the attack, including a Spanish and Australian citizen. The 19-year-old stabber is a Norwegian citizen of Somali background and he was arrested after a police officer neutrali...