Citigroup offers full-time positions to interns amid coronavirus crisis

The bank said it is considering conducting classes virtually for the interns and keeping compensation unchanged. The interns in New York, London, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Tokyo will receive full-time job upon graduation, Citigroup added.

International return for Kolpaks would need CSA to ‘swallow their pride’ – Simon Harmer

“English cricket has given me the opportunity to become a better person and a better player. So I would ultimately like to get a British passport and naturalised in the UK, especially for my future family. But there’s a lot of unanswered questions and a lot of dead ends at the moment. So I think […]

USDA: First Virulent Strain of Avian Flu Detected in the US Since 2017

“Human infections with other avian influenza viruses have occurred after close and prolonged contact with infected birds or the excretions/secretions of infected birds (e.g., droppings, oral fluids),” the CDC warns.  “The spread of avian influenza A viruses from one ill person to another has been reported very rarely, and when it has been reported it […]

Frankfurt Motor Show 2017: The sexiest supercars and craziest concept cars – plus all the latest news from Audi, Mercedes, Jaguar and more

There was no shortage of world debuts for other new cars like the Bentley Continental GT, Porsche Cayenne, Ferrari Portofino and a whole range of budget SUVs like the Kia Stonic and Hyundai Kona.

Watchdog: Syrian air force responsible for chemical attacks

The OPCW investigative team was established after Russia blocked the extension of a joint UN-OPCW investigation mechanism that was set up in 2015 and accused Syria of using chlorine in at least two attacks in 2014 and 2015 and of unleashing the nerve agent sarin in an aerial attack on Khan Sheikhoun in April 2017 […]

Are Fortnite & Esports The Biggest Challenge To Streaming? – INTV

Danny Peled, the Managing Partner of KDC Media Fund, shared “The average time a Fortnite player spends a week: 6-10 hours a week. That can explain why Netflix is worried, ultimately they don’t compete with other TV services as much as they try to compete with consumption – how much time we use game apps […]

UK services industry sees little joy in post-Brexit world

The FTSE 100, Britain’s benchmark stock index, has gained 4% since last week’s election, beating the S&P 500 in the U.S. and Germany’s DAX. But the long-term picture is less positive. While the FTSE 100 has risen 14% since Britain voted to leave the EU in June 2016, the S&P 500 jumped 51% in the […]

New drugs and precursors emerge in Vietnam

Those convicted of possessing or smuggling more than 600 grams of heroin or more than 2.5 kilograms of methamphetamines face the death penalty. The production or sale of 100 grams of heroin or 300 grams of other illegal narcotics is also punishable by death.

Kerala Lockdown Day 17: Parcel trains, free milk for young & old and telemedicine

Poor and needy patients undergoing treatment at the Regional Cancer Centre in Thiruvanthapuram will be supplied medicines free of cost at their respective homes, RCC director informed. State Youth Commission and the Fire and Rescue Department have volunteered to undertake the task. Those in need of medicines will have to contact the State Youth Commission […]

Saudi Arabia’s row with Canada: Silencing Western criticism?

Guido Steinberg, a Middle East expert at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, believes there are two reasons why Saudi Arabia has reacted so harshly to the statements from the Canadian Foreign Ministry. On the one hand, the Saudi leadership has become “insecure” and “paranoid,” he told DW, but it is also possible […]