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People United Kingdom organizations urged to get ready for tougher data protection laws
Author: 0 United Kingdom organizations urged to get ready for tougher data protection laws

Of 500 businesses polled, 24% say they're not aware of the GDPR . Of those that were aware of GDPR , 27 per cent had made changes to the way they operate. The GDPR will bring "a more 21st century approach" to how personal data is processed, and organisations should seize the opportunity to set out a culture of data confidence in the United Kingdom, she told the ICO's annual Data Protection Practitioners' Conference in Manchester in March 2017.

People India, Thailand discuss economic ties, security
Author: 0 India, Thailand discuss economic ties, security

If you combine India and Asean , you have a $5 trillion economy, third largest in the world after the USA and China . With a strong multi-fibre base with an abundant supply of raw materials like cotton , wool , silk, jute and man-made fibres, India enjoyed a distinct advantage of backward integration which many countries do not possess, textiles secretary Anant Kumar Singh said .

People Veteran Bangla film actress Supriya Devi passes away
Author: 0 Veteran Bangla film actress Supriya Devi passes away

Supriya was born in Myitkyina, Burma. She entered the theatre world at the young age of seven under the shadow of her father, Gopal Chandra Banerjee. She was famous for over five decades. Her last film was The Namesake. In 2011, she received the Banga-Vibhushan which is one of the highest civilian honour in West Bengal. "Condolences to her family and fans", she said.

People Trump says he's 'looking forward' to talking to special counsel Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Trump says he's 'looking forward' to talking to special counsel Robert Mueller

It also came on the heels of further comments from Trump's White House team about the Mueller probe earlier Thursday as negotiations continue for the presidential interview. "There has been no collusion whatsoever, there has been no obstruction whatsoever", the president said. USA intelligence agencies agreed in 2016 that Moscow was responsible for meddling in the presidential election prompting four investigations into any involvement by Trump and his associates.

People Man shot in Sydney 'after stabbing police officer'
Author: 0 Man shot in Sydney 'after stabbing police officer'

Soon afterwards emergency crews responded to a call-out at the Maroubra Junction Hotel and police blocked off several blocks of Anzac Parade, outside the hotel. A video has emerged on social media showing police blocking off the street outside the pub. Nearby Maroubra Road has been closed and there is a large police presence in the area.

People In swipe at Abbas, Haley says Palestinian leader lacks 'courage' for peace
Author: 0 In swipe at Abbas, Haley says Palestinian leader lacks 'courage' for peace

The Palestinians have rejected a threat from US President Donald Trump to withhold aid if they did not pursue peace with Israel, with one senior official labelling him an "oppressor" and another accusing him of "backstabbing". "I can tell you Israel does want to make peace and they're going to want to have to make peace, too, or we were going to have nothing to do with it any longer", he said.

People South African rand firmer, stocks set to open higher
Author: 0 South African rand firmer, stocks set to open higher

The ANC is now discussing whether to cut short Zuma's tenure as head of state. Ramaphosa is in pole position to take over from him. January 24, 2018 (EIRNS)-Infrastructure development is a key driver of South Africa's growth prospects, with rail and water infrastructure being focal areas, Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel told the World Economic Forum in Davos, yesterday.

People Yvonne Wamalwa - Widow of Former Vice President Kijana Wamalwa, Passes Away
Author: 0 Yvonne Wamalwa - Widow of Former Vice President Kijana Wamalwa, Passes Away

Speaking to journalists at late Wamalwa's Milimani home, Simiyu Makeche, an in-law of the late Yvonne, said the late VP was buried in the home situated in an area where burial is restricted after Kitale County Council allowed it. There are plans to airlift her remains to Lee Funeral Home in Nairobi. The alumnus of Cardinal Otunga Girls High School and Murdoch University where she studied Terrorism and International Security is a one-time Deputy Permanent Representative of Kenya to Habitat, ...

People US Military Continues to Pay Afghan Units Despite Human Rights Abuses
Author: 0 US Military Continues to Pay Afghan Units Despite Human Rights Abuses

The A-10s, from the 303d Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, deployed to Kandahar Air Field on January 19 and have already started flying missions as part of a U.S. "The success of the air force is key to tipping the battlefield in favor of (government forces)", said Maj. Each 12-soldier team includes a medic, intelligence support and a person specially trained to call in airstrikes from circling U.S.

People Karnataka Bandh Over Mahadayi River Dispute, BJP Alleges Political Conspiracy
Author: 0 Karnataka Bandh Over Mahadayi River Dispute, BJP Alleges Political Conspiracy

The Mahadayi river water dispute has lingered for over three decades as Goa has not agreed to release water even as the two states had an agreement about watersharing for drinking and irrigation purposes. He added that his party's Parivartana Yatre was meant to change the lives of the youth and to assure women in the state of their safety, while working to change the government.

Author: 0 Trump team unveils new immigration framework with path to citizenship for DREAMers

Republican Sen. Mike Rounds of South Dakota called Trump's words "positive" and said Trump's description "gives us a better sense" of his views but added, "We have a long way to go yet". " DACA itself didn't have a pathway to citizenship", said Sen. It includes an expansion of border security and the "minimum tools necessary" for it.

People Wisconsin vs. Iowa Predictions: Will Hawkeyes Cover? 1/23/18
Author: 0 Wisconsin vs. Iowa Predictions: Will Hawkeyes Cover? 1/23/18

He has also been incredibly efficient, shooting.519 from the field and.446 from deep, albeit on just 2.7 shots a game, whereas Bridges is shooting.489 and.360 respectively. "I thought Luka slid his feet really well and made it tough for him". The Hawkeyes had 20 assists on their 31 field goals and committed just 11 turnovers.

Author: 0 Trump says 'Dreamers' could earn citizenship in 10-12yrs

For the first time, Wednesday the president signaled he's open to giving some of them a path to citizenship after 10-12 years in the U.S. The DACA program allows young undocumented individuals who arrived in the United States as children to be given work permits and a renewable two-year period of deferred action for deportation.

People President Trump tweets:
Author: 0 President Trump tweets: "Democrats wanted to give me a nice present, #Democratshutdown"

Top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell on Saturday set a key vote for a funding measure for 1 a.m. on Monday, with both Houses of Congress set to reconvene on Sunday. Although the bill funded the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years, nearly all Senate Democrats voted the bill down due to its failing to address the fate of the "Dreamers", the young immigrants brought to the country illegally who were originally shielded from deportation by President Barack Obama's ...

People At least 37 dead in vehicle bombings at Benghazi mosque
Author: 0 At least 37 dead in vehicle bombings at Benghazi mosque

At least 34 people have been killed after two vehicle bombs were detonated near a mosque in the Libyan city of Benghazi, state media reported, in one of the deadliest attacks in the country since civil war broke out in 2011. Haftar is increasingly being courted by the worldwide community as he has gained power on the ground in Libya, which has fractured since the downfall Muammar Gaddafi.

People India, ASEAN target swift conclusion of RCEP
Author: 0 India, ASEAN target swift conclusion of RCEP

Prayut said Thailand was ready to promote its creative partnership with India in all dimensions, including with digital cooperation in projects such as the development of smart cities. His comments come at a time when unprecedented crisis rocked the Supreme Court after four seniormost judges attacked the Chief Justice of India Deepak Mishra on a rage of issues including allocation of important cases.

People UNSC sanctions monitoring team arrives in Pakistan
Author: 0 UNSC sanctions monitoring team arrives in Pakistan

He said the court also issued a notice to the government to file its reply on March 17. Appearing for the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder, his counsel Advocate A K Dogar told the court that the UNSC delegation was due in the country this week and the government intends to take an "adverse action" against him during the team's stay in the country.

People Cuomo Chief Of Staff Testifies In Federal Corruption Trial Of Former Aide
Author: 0 Cuomo Chief Of Staff Testifies In Federal Corruption Trial Of Former Aide

But in cross-examination by defense counsel Andrew Gladstein of Schulte Roth & Zabel, Novakowski said the budget office also took direction on budgeting priorities from press releases from the governor as well as other officials from the so-called "executive chamber", or governor's office, and said that the budget office tended to make inquiries from Cuomo's office top priorities.

People US government funding bill clears hurdle in Senate
Author: 0 US government funding bill clears hurdle in Senate

An arrangement was made after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell committed to reopen negotiations next month concerning immigration and the legislative policy for alien minors, known as DREAMers. media reported . Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said ahead of the vote that he had reached a deal with Republican leaders and that Democrats would vote in favor of the bill.

People United States warns Turkey on troop plans
Author: 0 United States warns Turkey on troop plans

Trump also warned Erdogan about "the destructive and false" anti-American rhetoric which he said was emanating from Turkey, as the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies find themselves at odds over territory close to the Turkish border which is controlled by the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG).

People Operation Olive Branch: Trump warns Erdogan about attacking U.S. forces in Syria
Author: 0 Operation Olive Branch: Trump warns Erdogan about attacking U.S. forces in Syria

The United States has around 2,000 special forces troops in Syria, officially as part of an worldwide USA -led coalition, assisting the Kurds in battle against Islamic State. Turkey had said it will not accept YPG presence west of the Euphrates. On the same day, President Vladimir Putin's Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Moscow is closely monitoring Turkey's military operation in Afrin.

People President Trump touches down in Davos
Author: 0 President Trump touches down in Davos

While Trump is expected to declare that the U.S. is open for business, the protectionist-leaning president's attendance at the annual gathering for free-trade-loving political and business elites has raised eyebrows. Mr Trump cancelled plans for a recent trip to London to open the new $1 billion USA embassy there - a move that avoided protests promised by political opponents.

People Governor Boosts California, Warns Of Threats In Address
Author: 0 Governor Boosts California, Warns Of Threats In Address

He also says that they will soon start expending funds on some water storage that has been needed for decades and brought to applause by supporters. He did so again Thursday, pointing out the Legislature's bipartisan passage of cap-and-trade policies as well as worker's compensation and pension reform during his second tour in office.

People Trump employee Lynne Patton calls reporter 'Miss Piggy'
Author: 0 Trump employee Lynne Patton calls reporter 'Miss Piggy'

According to the New York Daily News , Patton and Ryan went back and forth on Twitter for a while before Patton wrote , "I hear #MissPiggys still on a rampage". April Ryan is a White House correspondent for the American Urban Radio Networks. Patton sent out a tweet implying that while Ryan didn't deserve death threats, her defenders should also be concerned about biased reporting that denigrates the Trump administration .

People Police arrest student in possession of BB gun
Author: 0 Police arrest student in possession of BB gun

According to the deputy, she did not have the gun on her in the classroom. In a statement issued to families of Wolcott schools, superintendent Tony Gasper, said Wolcott Police Department has been conducting an investigation regarding one of their high school students.

People Tri-Series: Sri Lanka Thrash Bangladesh To Reach Final
Author: 0 Tri-Series: Sri Lanka Thrash Bangladesh To Reach Final

However, Sri Lanka's manner of victory means they will head into the final with a renewed spring in their step and everything to play for. Opener Danushka Gunathilaka and Upul Tharanga scored 35 and 39 runs respectively. Mushfiqur Rahim held the one end but Sri Lanka's bowlers continued making inroads with well-directed short balls. "The last two wins are very helpful for us, especially our confidence will get higher now", Gunathilaka said.

People We'll officially be able to drink in pubs on Good Friday
Author: 0 We'll officially be able to drink in pubs on Good Friday

According to RTÉ News on the announcement of the new amendments Minister for State said the change to the law should significantly build tourism, particularly at Easter time as recent figures suggest. "Our hospitality industry continues to face huge losses each Easter weekend along with a Value-Added Tax rate more than double that of the Republic, if our nearest competitor continues to gain advantage by modernising its laws, we could be left behind".

People Ancient jawbone suggests humans left Africa 50000 years earlier
Author: 0 Ancient jawbone suggests humans left Africa 50000 years earlier

And when they dated the fossil, it turned out to be between 177,000 and 194,000 years old, making it the oldest known such fossil outside the African continent. "They apparently became extinct". The wear on the tools shows they were used mostly for cutting and scraping plant materials. This suggests the emergence of this advanced method of stone-tool creation was linked to the appearance of modern humans in this region, as was previously seen in Africa.

People Enos ditches Harbaugh's staff for Alabama
Author: 0 Enos ditches Harbaugh's staff for Alabama

Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports reported Thursday night that Enos, who has been on Michigan's staff for only a few weeks, is moving on. Nick Saban is quickly rebuilding his offensive coaching staff after the departure of offensive coordinator Brian Daboll.

People Ilaiyaraaja expresses gratitude for Padma Vibhushan
Author: 0 Ilaiyaraaja expresses gratitude for Padma Vibhushan

P Parameswaran, a Hindutva thinker and senior RSS ideologue who has been instrumental in building the Sangh in Kerala, has been conferred the Padma Vibushan. M R Rajagopal, Kerala's medical messiah to terminally ill, has also been honoured with Padma Shri . Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, 2017 World Weightlifting Champion in the 48kg category, and former Asian Games gold medallist tennis player Somdev Devvarman were conferred with the Padma Shri award as were ace men's singles shuttler Kidambi ...

People GST mop up in December rises to ₹86703 crore; trend reverses
Author: 0 GST mop up in December rises to ₹86703 crore; trend reverses

For the quarter October-December 2017, a total of 9.25 lakh returns were filed by composition dealers for this quarter paying a sum of Rs. 421.35 crore as GST . The highest GST collections till date has been in July at Rs 95,000 crore when it was implemented. December collection is also likely to help reduce some of the uncertainty over revenue receipts in the current financial year.

People Pres. Trump Calls Turkey for Cooperation Amid Escalating Violence in Syria
Author: 0 Pres. Trump Calls Turkey for Cooperation Amid Escalating Violence in Syria

A push towards Manbij, in a separate Kurdish-held enclave some 100 km (60 miles) east of Afrin , could threaten US plans to stabilise a swath of northeast Syria. The Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) played a crucial role in the battle against the Islamic State, ousting it from eastern Syria late past year.

People US official urges Turkey to halt Syria campaign
Author: 0 US official urges Turkey to halt Syria campaign

Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters on Thursday that, however, trust between Ankara and Washington has to be restored before Turkey would be prepared to begin discussing the issue. They said the United States statement issued on Wednesday night did not correctly reflect the contents of the conversation between Erdogan and Trump.