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Stoneywood Mill staff retained following management buyout
... Stoneywood Mill has been a very successful business in our city for more than 250 years and everything must be done to safeguard jobs and protect its future, he said. Richard Thomson , SNP MP for Gordon , said with Jackie Dunbar , MSP for Aberdeen Donside , he would hold an urgent meeting with the administrators to discuss the options for preserving papermaking on the site, and to discuss the options for retaining as many jobs as possible.
Updated: 09/25/2022
CIA unveils model of Ayman al-Zawahiri safe house
... 1998. Biden said that he carved a trail of murder and violence against American citizens, American service members, American diplomats and American interests. The model was recently declassified and is one of more than 600 artifacts in the newly reconstructed museum, which is not open to the public. In the same display case, the rifle used by the first American to die in combat in the war in Afghanistan is next to the model, CIA officer Mike Spann , as well as his vest. Spann, a part of a CIA paramilitary ...
Updated: 09/25/2022
US pressures banks over Taiwan
Chief executives at some of the largest US banks were under pressure from US lawmakers to take a tougher stance on doing business with the Chinese mainland amid growing tensions over the Taiwan question, according to a report on Thursday. Chief executives at some of the largest US banks were under pressure from US lawmakers to take a tougher stance on doing business with the Chinese mainland amid growing tensions over the ...
Updated: 09/25/2022
North Korea fires one ballistic missile as US aircraft carrier visits region
North Korea fired at least one ballistic missile Sunday morning - its first major weapons test since early June - as the Japan-based USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier visited South Korea for joint military drills just days before U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris visits the region. North Korea fired at least one ballistic missile Sunday ...
Updated: 09/25/2022
Super typhoon Noru makes landfall in Philippines
... direct hit, were evacuated from their homes, according to Mel Avenilla from the provincial disaster office. Helen Tan , the governor of Quezon province, told the DZRH radio station that "we asked our mayors to comply with strict preemptive evacuations." Fishermen in coastal communities were barred from going to sea, she said. The residents of Dingalan municipality were forced to seek shelter in the neighbouring province of Aurora. Noru could have wind speeds of up to 205 km h when it makes ...
Updated: 09/25/2022
QAnon conspiracy theorist found guilty of Capitol attack
A QANon conspiracy theorist who led a pack of Donald Trump supporters who chased a solitary police officer around the US Capitol on the day of the January 6 attack has been found guilty of several felonies. A QAnon conspiracy theorist who led a pack of Donald ...
Updated: 09/25/2022
India to work with G20 to address serious issues of debt, food security, energy security, says Jaishankar
... 193-member UN General Assembly that India will work with other G-20 members to address serious issues of debt, economic growth, food and energy security and particularly, environment. He said that the reform of governance of multilateral financial institutions will continue to be one of our core priorities. He said that the region of the Indo-Pacific has been a subject to new concerns about its stability and security. His remarks came amidst China's aggressive actions in the strategically important region....
Updated: 09/25/2022
Rupee holds its own, says Sitharaman
... minister told reporters after the domestic currency plunged to a lifetime low against the dollar, the Reserve Bank and the Finance Ministry are keeping a close watch on the developments. If any one currency has held its own and did not get into fluctuations or volatility as much as other currencies, it is the Indian rupee. She told reporters here on the last day of her three-day visit to Pune district, which is a stronghold of NCP chief Sharad Pawar . She asked a reporter to do a study on how the other ...
Updated: 09/25/2022
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