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Day: March 14, 2018

The worst thing you can do in a job interview
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The worst thing you can do in a job interview

    The Worst Thing You Can Do In A Job Interview, According To New Data Trying to get a job is a competitive task, and though they can be nerve wracking, it's very important to give yourself the upper hand by being as impressive as possible in your interview. Simply Hired have done some new research into what the worst things people can do in an interview is, to give you an idea of what to avoid doing if you're hoping to land the role. They spoke to 850 hiring managers, and 93 per cent of those who took part in the survey said that arriving late was the biggest sign that someone wasn't suitable for a job. William Vanderbloeman, CEO and founder of his own search group, explained to Moneyishthat being late was a big no-no because, At its root, an [interview] appointment...
Britain announced 23 Russian’s diplomats would be expelled
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Britain announced 23 Russian’s diplomats would be expelled

    Theresa May today plunged into the gravest battle with Russia since the Cold War as she unveiled a hardline response to the reckless and despicable attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal. The Prime Minister announced 23 diplomats would be expelled as she condemned the nerve agent poisoning in a damning House of Commons statement. Her move is set to prompt furious retaliation by the Kremlin. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov declared today: Britain has continued to stage a political performance. Without concrete facts, it is a flagrant attempt to mislead the international community to which we will have to respond. Moscow flagrantly ignored a deadline of midnight last night to explain how Skripal, 66, his daughter Yulia, 33, and bystanders including DS Nick Bailey were hit ...
Fourth Muslim MP receives Islamophobic letter
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Fourth Muslim MP receives Islamophobic letter

    Rushanara Ali MP Four Labour MPs have now received suspect packages or anti-Muslim letters in Parliament within 48 hours, as police investigate a potential link. Ealing Central and Acton MP Rupa Huq and Manchester Gorton MP Afzhal Khan were both sent suspicious items on Tuesday. Ms Huq revealed one of her staff members was sent to hospital after handling an irritant substance but was later discharged. Meanwhile, Mr Khan's parliamentary office was evacuated due to an unopened suspicious package that was later found to pose no risk. Both MPs spoke of a pattern of Islamophobic behaviour behind the incidents. It comes after two people were sent to hospital as a precaution on Monday as police assessed a package sent to the office of their Labour colleague Mohammad Yas...
Good Friday Agreement anniversary a chance to build on peace
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Good Friday Agreement anniversary a chance to build on peace

    The former US president Bill Clinton has urged Northern Ireland’s political leaders to use the anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement as a stimulus to save power sharing. The US statesman described the signing of the accord in 1998 was one of the happiest days of his presidency as he hailed the courage of everyone who made it possible. In a video message broadcast to a commemoration event in Washington DC, Mr Clinton acknowledged that, 20 years on, there was work to be done to salvage the institutions which the agreement created. We know the progress that has been made has been imperilled by the consequences of recent events and the uncertainties of the Brexit vote, he said. We also know in our heart of hearts that none of these problems is an excuse n...
A beautiful mind lost: Scientist Hawking dies at 76
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A beautiful mind lost: Scientist Hawking dies at 76

    Scientist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76, a spokesman for his family has said. Professor Hawking's children, Lucy, Robert and Tim said in a statement that he had died at his home in Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday. They said: We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today. He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. His courage and persistence with his brilliance and humour inspired people across the world. He once said, 'It would not be much of a universe if it wasn't home to the people you love. We will miss him forever. They asked for privacy but added their thanks to everyone who has been by Professor Hawking's side and supported him throughout his life. The world ...