US House Speaker requests briefing for all members on Saudi Aramco attack, Iran

US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has requested a briefing for all House members on the Saudi Aramco attacks and Iran, a spokesman said on Tuesday 17 September . House leaders asked for the intelligence briefings after drone attacks Saturday on two oil facilities sent oil prices soaring and raised fears of a new Middle East conflict....

Talks carry on but no deal yet in UAW strike against GM

Talks continued into the night on Monday 9-16-2019but there was no end to the strike against General Motors. The walkout by upward of 49,000 United Auto Workers (UAW) members has brought to a standstill more than 50 factories and parts warehouses in the union's first strike against the United States's predominant car manufacturer in over a decade. Workers left factories and formed picket lines s...

HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN OCCUPIED KASHMIR

According to the United Nations (UN), human rights is a cross-cutting theme in all its policies and programmes in the key areas of peace and security, development, humanitarian assistance and economic and social affairs under a series of international human rights treaties and other instruments adopted since 1945. They have expanded the body of international human rights law, including the Convent...

Netflix to air ‘Seinfeld’ starting in 2021

Los Gatos - Move aside, “Friends” and “The Office.” Netflix now has a new gem - a show about nothing. The company announced Monday it would start streaming all 180 episodes of “Seinfeld” in 2021, gaining a hugely popular addition to its library as the battle for viewers heats up. Netflix Inc., which pioneered the binge-watching culture of streaming, was dealt ...

Adopting a healthy diet can ease depression

Studies have established that people who eat a low-quality diet are more likely to have depression — and that the lower the diet quality, the more severe the symptoms. So can improving diet quality in turn improve mental health? Yes, asserts Australian-led research in the journal Psychosomatic Medicine, which determined that adopting a healthier diet is a promising strategy to reduce the sy...

Gasol clinches rare NBA-World Cup double as Spain down Argentina

BEIJING - Three-time All-Star Marc Gasol became only the second man to win an NBA crown and the World Cup in the same year after Spain brushed aside Argentina 95-75 on Sunday 9-15-2019. Spain, who survived double overtime against Australia to reach the final, led throughout in Beijing to win international basketball’s biggest prize a second time. The only previous occasion was in 2006 with...

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