For a restaurant that prides itself for sticking to locally farmed and sourced ingredients, it is no surprise that Open Farm Community (OFC) is also behind a series of farmers market pop-ups, called Social Market, since 2012. Located at 130E Minden Road on Dempsey Hill, OFC’s SocRead more »
By MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - As he celebrated his 93rd birthday on Tuesday, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe brushed aside persistent allegations of corruption against senior officials, saying rumour-mongers were merely targeting "big fish" in his administration. In comments to
Ghanain President Nana Akufo-Addo said in his first state of the nation address that the West African nation's economy was in a "bad way" and the fiscal deficit for 2016 was 9 percent of GDP on a cash basis. Restoring macro-economic stability was key to addressing the biggest problem facing
An Israeli soldier who executed a wounded Palestinian attacker has been sentenced to one and a half years in prison in a military trial that has deeply divided Israel.
In many respects, I should have seen it coming from my school days, when the wealthier students stopped wearing Hollister clothing because it was becoming too common. It was only when I took a gap year then started university that I realised privilege comes in its most dangerous form when it is hidden
Peers kick off second day of Article 50 Bill debate Lords warned against 'improper' amending of Bill Who are the peers with EU pensions? How might the Lords disrupt the Bill Europe wants Britain to pay billions up until 2023 The day Theresa May went to show the Lords who’s boss
Canada’s second most populous city has voted to declare itself a “sanctuary city” for undocumented immigrants, allowing authorities to provide council services such as housing and food banks to people without legal immigration status. Montreal, the largest city in Quebec, joins three cities in Ontario
Chancellor Philip Hammond has good reason to be in “listening mode” over the vexed issue of business rates. The Government, of which he is part, is preparing to deal businesses a devastating blow through its lunatic attachment to a hard Brexit. Add to that a shakeup of business rates that could see
Amultiple sclerosis treatment which "resets" the immune system has been found to "freeze" progression of the disease in nearly half of patients, according to scientists. A study led by Imperial College London found that 46% of patients who underwent the treatment did not suffer a
Sajid Javid is facing widespread criticism after his projected business rate changes were called into question by an expert report. Business rates are scheduled to change this year after being frozen since 2010. Mr Javid's letter, which was also signed by the Treasury Chief Secretary David Gauke
ABU SAIF, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi forces were consolidating their gains south of Mosul on Tuesday ahead of moving into the city's Islamic State-held western half, a military spokesman said, as civilians fled along the front line to government-controlled areas.
When user exchanges are involved, there will always be concerns about data privacy, intellectual property, and security If you’ve heard that startups often think about the legal aspects of starting a business too late, according to seasoned technology lawyer Chia Ling Koh, it’s true. Although startup
The debate over same sex marriage is over. Over 15,000 couples have taken advantage of the new opportunity and the world has not fallen in. Marriage is now available to same sex and opposite sex couples, while civil partnerships are still available only to same sex couples. The problem is that a great
Protectionist fears under Donald Trump and uncertainties caused by Brexit sparked a huge plunge in 2016 profits, global banking giant HSBC said Tuesday. Unveiling a 90 percent fall in its net profit, the bank said ongoing volatility and surging populism around the world would continue to hit its bottom
University students who buy essays online face fines and a criminal record under plans to punish plagiarism being considered by the government. For the first time, students caught cheating could be criminalised amid fears that a burgeoning “essay mills” industry is threatening the quality of a British
A massive drop in profits at banking giant HSBC helped push London and Hong Kong stocks into negative territory on Tuesday, while eurozone markets bounced off Asian gains to edge higher. Protectionist fears under Donald Trump and uncertainties caused by Brexit sparked a huge plunge in 2016 profits,
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who turned 93 years old on Tuesday, described his wife Grace, an increasingly political figure, as "fireworks" because of her feisty remarks in his defense.
An Australian pilot and four American tourists on a golfing vacation were killed when twin-engine Beechcraft Super King Air crashed in a "massive fireball" into a shopping mall on Tuesday shortly after takeoff in the Australian city of Melbourne, officials said. The US Embassy in Canberra
China's suspension of imports of North Korean coal shows it is sincere about implementing U.N. Security Council resolutions punishing North Korea over its nuclear weapons and missile programmes, it said on Tuesday. China's Commerce Ministry said on Saturday it would ban coal imports until the
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's supreme leader on Tuesday used the podium of a pro-Palestinian gathering in Tehran to lash out at Israel, calling the Jewish state a "fake" nation in a "dirty chapter" of history.
With anniversary celebrations in the works for its upcoming Air Max Day, Nike has announced the launch of new Air Max designs, reissues and innovations, set to be released throughout the month of March.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A group of suicide bombers with grenades and assault rifles struck outside a courthouse in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing six people in an attack claimed by a Taliban splinter group.
A 26-year-old man bodyboarding off of Reunion island was killed by a shark on Tuesday, local officials said, in the latest attack in the waters of the Indian Ocean holiday destination. It was the 20th recorded shark attack on the island since 2011, eight of which have been fatal, despite efforts by
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called on Tuesday for the "complete liberation" of Palestine from the "tumour" of Israel, renewing his regime's refusal to recognise Israel's right to exist. Khamenei was speaking at the sixth international conference in support
Police shot at a man who stole a lorry carrying butane gas and drove it at high speed against traffic, ramming several cars on a city highway. The man has been arrested and is being questioned, a police spokeswoman said. The lorry was travelling on a highway near the northeastern Spanish city's
LONDON (AP) — A British couple who want their relationship recognized in law without the "patriarchal baggage" of marriage on Tuesday lost the latest stage in their fight to be allowed a civil partnership.