EU leaders threw British Prime Minister Theresa May a lifeline in Brexit talks on Friday, agreeing at a Brussels summit to start preparations for the next stage of negotiations. EU President Donald Tusk said reports the talks were in deadlock were "exaggerated", hailing a speech May made in
G7 countries and tech giants including Google, Facebook and Twitter on Friday agreed to work together to block the dissemination of Islamist extremism over the internet. "These are the first steps towards a great alliance in the name of freedom," Italian Interior Minister Marco Minniti said
General Electric shares plummeted Friday after it reported lower earnings and slashed its profit forecast, raising the stakes for next month's turnaround presentation by its new CEO. The engineering giant promised more "sweeping changes" as it promised to go "back to basics,"
The Kurdish-led force that expelled the Islamic State group from Raqa hailed a "historic victory" Friday in the devastated city's stadium and vowed to hand over power to a civilian administration. Three days after fully retaking the northern Syrian city that was considered the inner sanctum
FIFA's disgraced ex-president Sepp Blatter has told AFP he will go to next year's World Cup in Russia at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin, despite being banned from football. "I will go to the World Cup in Russia. A Kremlin spokesman said Russia will "be happy to see (Blatter
Construction sites have halted work. Factories hundreds of kilometres away have halted production. Despite all-out efforts to give the Chinese Communist Party blue skies for its twice-a-decade congress, Beijing's notorious smog has cloaked the mega-city in its trademark toxic haze.
Total insured market losses from hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and two earthquakes in Mexico this year came to around $95 billion, reinsurance group Swiss Re announced Friday. The Zurich-based company estimated its own pre-tax claims burdens from three hurricanes and two quakes at some $3.6 billion
Beauty pageants may conjure up images of young women in bikinis, but in Atlantic City a roomful of sequined grandmothers and great-grandmothers are putting their best stiletto forward. From an ex-CIA employee to Whitney Houston's childhood choir director to a marathon runner, Ms Senior America celebrates
Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail on Thursday, railing against the "politics of division" after keeping a low profile and avoiding direct confrontation with his White House successor since leaving office. Speaking at a rally in New Jersey to support the Democratic Party candidate
White House chief of staff John Kelly -- a former general whose son died in Afghanistan -- made an emotive defense of Donald Trump Thursday, amid a scandal over the president's phone call with a military widow. Kelly, who spent nearly four decades in the Marine Corps, said he had advised Trump not
Claudia Schiffer felt emotional walking for Versace during Milan Fashion Week in September (17) as it reminded her of when she first started out.
Enrique Hernandez smashed three home runs, including a grand slam, and the Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to their first World Series since 1988 by defeating the Chicago Cubs 11-1 on Thursday. The 26-year-old Dodgers left-fielder, who has helped hurricane relief efforts in his native Puerto Rico, smacked
Following the successful introduction of its ‘Blue Power’ models in Manila, Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC), formally introduced its latest light commercial model lineup to the Metro Cebu market. Set at ... The post Isuzu’s ‘Blue Power’ lineup hits Cebu shores appeared first on Carmudi Philippines
Speculation began about who Taylor Swift had written Gorgeous about when she dropped the tune on Friday (20Oct17).
Tom Hanks insists more needs to be done to support victims of sexual harassment and assault in the wake of the accusations against Harvey Weinstein.
The eagerly anticipated Aston Martin DB11 Volante is now upon us, and it is set to make a strong case for the ‘ultimate driving machine.’ The British brand’s new drop-top ... The post Aston Martin Launches DB11 Volante Convertible appeared first on Carmudi Philippines.
Quentin Tarantino has admitted knowing for decades about Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct, confessing in an interview published Thursday to feeling ashamed that he did not stop working with the mogul. The explosive admission to The New York Times came with allegations of assault and
With All Souls’ Day only a couple of weeks away, Hyundai Asia Resources, Hyundai’s authorized vehicle distributor in the Philippines, wants you to get ready for the inevitable road trip ... The post Hyundai PH’s Service Promo Gets You Ready for All Souls’ Day Road Trip appeared first on Carmudi Philippines
Japan's Emperor Akihito will step down on March 31, 2019, a report said Friday, the first imperial retirement in more than two centuries. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet top officials and members of the royal household next month before announcing the date, the Asahi Shimbun reported, citing
It may not get the same affection lavished on "Iron Man" or "Captain America," but the "Thor" franchise looks set to complete a record year for Marvel on its opening weekend. Bolstered by glowing early reviews, "Thor: Ragnarok" -- the third instalment of the God
The 4S1M-Yamaha Racing Team, powered by BRT and Racing Force, bagged a total of 12 winning cups–four golds, seven silvers, and a bronze in the 2017 Eneos Philippine Motorsports Championships. The final ... The post 4S1M-Yamaha Racing Team Finishes 2017 Season with 4 Golds, 7 Silvers, and a Bronze appeared
Model Sara Sampaio has alleged that a French magazine has overstepped a "no nudity" clause in a photoshoot contract.