World


Australia to use United Nations seat to push women's rights

Pakistan, along with 11 other countries, was elected as a member state of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council by the body's General Assembly on Monday, securing more than two-thirds of the vote. Those number appear to be drawn from the U.N.'s own report from July, estimating that more than 3,000 people have been killed, almost 1.3 million displaced, and roughly 30,000 have fled to neighboring Angola, which joins Congo on the council.


2 children found dead in an Atlanta apartment; mother charged

2 children found dead in an Atlanta apartment; mother charged

Lamora Williams, 24, was arrested following the death of her one and two-year-old sons Ja'karter and Keyante Penn in Atlanta , USA. Officers were called out to the Oakland City West End Apartments on Friday night where two infants, 1-year-old Jakarter Penn and 2-year-old Keyounte Penn, were found dead.


Judge refuses to dismiss corruption charges against Menendez

Judge refuses to dismiss corruption charges against Menendez

Walls' rejection of the defense lawyers' arguments is a victory for prosecutors, who had said that dismissing the charges would torpedo almost all other bribery cases and open the door wide to graft. Appearing to read from a lengthy written opinion he drafted ahead of time, the judge ultimately concluded: " McDonnell is not antagonistic to the stream of benefits theory".


Storm Ophelia gives London skies a sci-fi makeover

Storm Ophelia gives London skies a sci-fi makeover

As Storm Ophelia moves across Scotland on Tuesday and over the North Sea to Scandinavia, it will allow conditions in the south of Britain to "improve dramatically", Mr Madge said, adding that the wind coming in from the Atlantic would not contain the same amount of dust.


Comparable Company Analysis: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), MasTec, Inc. (MTZ)

Comparable Company Analysis: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), MasTec, Inc. (MTZ)

Finally, Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Co during the third quarter valued at about $1,519,000. The P/E ratio was recorded at 13.23. It offers commercial insurance products and service offerings, such as risk management programs, loss control, and engineering and complex claims management.



Morocco to Host CHAN in 2018

African football body CAF ditched Kenya as hosts last month for falling behind with preparations and Morocco were chosen to replace them at the weekend. The candidacy of Morocco was preferred to that of Equatorial Guinea, which no doubt blotted its copy book having been kicked out of the 2019 Women's World Cup in France for fielding ineligible Brazilian-born players during qualifying for the 2016 Olympics.