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'Future relics': the painter capturing the beauty of council houses

Frank Laws’s Hopperesque watercolours depict the individual character of east London’s most impressive – and everyday – buildings, as gentrification threatens their very existenceFrom Mike Leigh’s film Meantime to the TV...

'Future relics': the painter capturing the beauty of council houses

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'A masterpiece': Norwich council houses win Stirling architecture prize Street of 105 homes hailed as high-quality architecture in its most environmentally and socially conscious formOne hundred years since the 1919 Addison Act paved the way for the country’s programme of mass council housing, the prize for the best new ...
22:56 2019-10-08

We are ‘burning up our future’, UN’s Bachelet tells Human Rights Council The Human Rights Council opened in Geneva on Monday with a warning from the UN’s top rights official that, with forest fires raging in the Amazon, “we are burning up our future, literally”....
20:28 2019-09-09

‘Perseverance is key’ to Iraq’s future, UN envoy tells Security Council Although Iraq is “hard at work building on progress made to date”, a top United Nations official told the Security Council on Wednesday that decades of trouble continue to impact the present, but cautioned “we have not seen the end of it yet”....
21:28 2019-08-28

Big Beauty Tuesday: Fake It 'Til You Bake It With Prime Beauty's 'Brownzers' I’m sick of waiting for warm weather to arrive. I don’t know what the temps are in your part of the U.S. (or abroad), but a current look at Chicago’s local forecast is a smooth 51 degrees—that’s right, an actual degree cooler than when I checked in w...
00:00 2019-05-22

Big Beauty Tuesday: Glow Up in One Stop With Brown Beauty Co-op What’s your formula for the five-minute face? C’mon, you know you’ve got one; your desert island must-haves for minimal yet polished glamour? Mine is a flawless foundation, a brow pencil, several coats of mascara and a red lip, which automatically am...
02:28 2019-06-12

How skin care and K-beauty became big moneymakers for the beauty industry The beauty industry's revenue is expected to grow within the next four years to more than $379 billion dollars, according to an IBISWorld report, and skin care has become big part of that growth....
13:56 2019-07-12

New York City Council declares climate emergency: Clean energy is 'vital to our future' The New York City Council on Wednesday approved a resolution declaring a climate emergency, making it the largest U.S. city to do so.        ...
04:56 2019-06-28

Big Beauty Tuesday: What Makes a Beauty Boss? “We Gloss, We Floss, We Boss”—it’s a little known fact, but that’s The Glow Up’s motto and our founding ethos, as we report on all things beauty, fashion and black women’s empowerment here at The Root. But when it comes to encompassing all three of t...
01:56 2019-07-24

3 important questions to ask a painter before they start the job It's time to take on painting your home. So make sure you know the most important questions you need to ask a painting crew before they start the job.        ...
15:28 2019-05-21

WWE Picks Two Relics Of The '90s To Fix Its Creative Stagnation On Thursday, Sports Illustrated broke an “exclusive” story about a shift in WWE’s upper management. Effective immediately, the storied wrestling figures Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff will take on the roles of Executive Directors for Raw and SmackDown...
22:28 2019-06-27

France Returns Around 450 Ancient Relics To Pakistan France on Tuesday handed over to Pakistan nearly 450 ancient relics, some dating as far back as 4,000 BC, seized by French customs agents over a decade ago....
08:56 2019-07-03

Banksy is the Brits’ favourite painter of all time - is this status deserved? The secretive stenciller is no Rembrandt – but a new poll shows that ‘high art’ alienates the public more than any other cultural formThe anthropologist Marcel Mauss believed gift-giving is at the heart of human interaction. He might have seen the su...
15:42 2019-07-16

Painter survives being impaled by bamboo spike after falling off ladder A painter in India who fell off a ladder and landed on a bamboo pole is lucky to be alive after surgeons worked for hours to remove it safely from his chest....
22:00 2019-06-10

AP PHOTOS: Nepal’s painter caste struggles to save dying art AP PHOTOS: Nepal’s artistic caste struggles to save their dying art of painting Hindu gods as the younger generation leaves for work and school and traditional art forms are replaced by modern printing...
05:00 2019-08-29

Argentina's Holocaust museum unveils Nazi relics The relics included busts of Adolf Hitler and a Nazi Ouija board, used to try to contact the dead. Argentina is home to Latin America's largest Jewish population — but was also home to many Nazis after World War II....
06:42 2019-10-04

Relics of Fatima child saints stolen from Italian church MILAN (AP) — The relics of two Fatima child saints have been stolen from a church in Verona while they were traveling on a pilgrimage tour in Italy. The Rev. Andrea Ronconi said Thursday that small pieces of clothing belonging to the Portuguese sheph...
15:56 2019-05-30

Trump revives the idea of a ‘white man’s country’, America’s original sin | Nell Painter It can’t be left to black Americans alone to resist the president’s racism. Citizens of all colours need to resist, and embrace activismThe idea that some US inhabitants deserve the land, deserve to stay and to occupy it, and that others must go – to...
23:14 2019-07-20

Cryptic Crosses, Mystery Medallions and Enigmatic Relics in Christian Churches To the naked eye, they lie hidden in plain sight, but medieval artists hid cryptic messages in fresco’s, medallions and paintings and collected relics believed to have apotropaic qualities to ward off evil.  ...
18:00 2019-09-27

Nazi relics from secret hoard unveiled at Argentina's Holocaust Museum Busts of German dictator Adolf Hitler and other Nazi relics that belonged to a hoard found in a collector's secret hiding place will go on display at the Holocaust Museum in Argentina, where many......
23:14 2019-10-03

Lost Artifacts of the Great Pyramid: The Mysterious Case of the Dixon Relics There is a certain perception of the Great Pyramid as an utterly void arrangement of empty halls and chambers, strangely bereft of artifacts and inscriptions that might offer clues to its construction.  ...
20:56 2019-05-30

Corel Painter 2020, hands on: Performance and interface tweaks enhance user experience There are dozens of welcome tweaks and improvements in Painter 2020 rather than any major new features. But even workflows and processes that haven't changed feel more fluid thanks to the performance enhancements....
03:56 2019-07-12

Christian Missionary Demands Australian Aboriginals Burn ‘Satanic’ Cultural Relics A group of extreme Christian missionaries is causing irreversible trouble in outback Wangkatjungka, in Australia, by burning sacred Aboriginal objects because they are “all from the devil”, while believing that dead people can be reanimated. ...
19:28 2019-09-22

Use Old School Index Cards for Capturing New Ideas I’ve tried Evernote and Scrivener, paper planners and Moleskines, and seemingly every app under the sun to capture my ideas. But I keep coming back to one simple, underrated tool to catch those half-baked ideas and thoughts that don’t seem to fit in ...
19:28 2019-09-13

'Homer at the Beach: A Marine Painter's Journey, 1869-1880' Review: Flotsam, Jetsam, Handsome An intimate look at the artist’s seaside work made during the early part of his career is augmented with historical objects and ephemera that lend useful context to the show....
08:56 2019-09-02

How Facebook is capturing the hearts and minds of gamers and streamers Facebook was out in force with a big presence at E3, and the company made a lot of effort to gather eyeballs about games and to draw attention to streamers.Read More...
20:00 2019-06-20

Tattoos, tans and techno: the photographers capturing the unseen Beirut Ravers, semi-naked sun-worshippers, booming queer culture … we meet the photographers chronicling a new generation of Lebanese shaking off the trauma of civil war‘Parties are a privileged place, a space for exploration, a time for fusion,” says photo...
14:56 2019-07-17

Showtime: capturing life over four years at a Brooklyn arena – in pictures On the day in 2012 that Barclays Center in Brooklyn opened, street photographer Jeff Mermelstein decided to position himself there for the next four years, capturing the many people and situations around him. In his new book Arena, 71 vivid images pr...
14:56 2019-08-08

The big picture: capturing the essence of India’s endangered Khasi people Aishwarya Arumbakkam’s Ka Dingiei series is inspired by the beliefs of an ancient Indian communityIn the Indian state of Meghalaya – meaning “abode of the clouds” in Sanskrit – a small village sits near the border with Bangladesh. Lama Punji is home ...
08:56 2019-07-21

Daily on Energy: The overlooked promise of capturing carbon from gas plants Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
22:14 2019-07-16

Tony Hale on Toy Story 4 and capturing Forky's existential angst All of Andy’s Bonnie’s toys are back for a new adventure with Toy Story 4, another installment in Pixar’s decades-spanning franchise that follows the gang on an eye-opening road trip. Ahead of its release on Friday, we sat down with Tony Hale—who pla...
22:56 2019-06-20

Justin Thomas in great position to win FedEx Cup after capturing BMW Championship title After winning the BMW Championship, Justin Thomas will start the Tour Championship finale with a two-shot lead at 10 under.       ...
13:56 2019-08-19

Iran's Claim Of Capturing CIA Spies "Totally False", Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Monday denied Iran's claim that it dismantled a CIA spy ring and arrested 17 suspects with alleged links to the US intelligence agency....
20:14 2019-07-22

Scientists boost the carbon-capturing abilities of metal-organic frameworks Scientists in Switzerland have found a way to make metal-organic framework lattice more rigid, helping the materials more effectively capture and separate gas molecules....
14:38 2019-05-21

Delirious Cities: capturing metropolitan life in the 21st century – in pictures In the sixth annual Delirious Cities exhibition, 23 artists from 14 countries have tried to showcase how the city can be an ever-changing landscape. Inspired by Rem Koolhaas’ 1978 manifesto Delirious New York, the show captures life in America to Ang...
10:00 2019-07-25

'This piece is San Francisco': the massive digital mural capturing the city's humanity French artist JR’s massive digital artwork showcases every stratum of society in the citySan Francisco has been getting a bad rap lately. You don’t have to live here to know that homelessness brushes up against wealth and shiny technology, constructi...
16:28 2019-05-31

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Capturing Clow Cards, Finding Grow Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Capturing Clow Cards, Finding Growth: How Cardcaptor Sakura Formed Who I Am • Doctorkev’s Winter 2019 Postmortem • TAY Retro: Intellivision “Kenny Everett” Intellivision [TV Commercial...
18:14 2019-05-22

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
14:56 2019-08-13

3 Couture Houses, 3 Strong Women At Dior, Maria Grazia Chiuri focuses on a woman’s right to choose; at Chanel, Virginie Viard votes for pants; and at Iris van Herpen, technology takes wing....
17:00 2019-07-02

Faraday Future's New CEO Gave Us The BMW i8, But The Actual Future Remains Uncertain Do you remember Faraday Future? Last time we were talking about it, it was getting $225 million for one more go at this whole “making a car” thing. Before that, there were furloughs, a near bankruptcy, and some lawsuits. Now, it has a new CEO, the ma...
02:42 2019-09-05

Around 80,000 Houses Still Without Power A Week After Japan Typhoon Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rain prompting evacuation orders and hampering......
09:56 2019-09-16

Mercedes' Plush New Maybach GLS Seems Like It'll Be Fancier Than Most Houses Thanks to the success of the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class, the German marque wants to Maybach some other models, like the new Maybach GLS, just announced at the Frankfurt Motor Show. And, coming in at a predicted £150,000 ($184,822.50), this SUV is going...
23:28 2019-09-12

Tiny houses have big environmental impacts: study Tiny houses are annoyingly cute and wonderfully impractical. They’re also good for you — and everyone else. Tiny house dwellers slashed their energy consumption by nearly half after downsizing, according to a new study by environmental design r...
02:28 2019-08-08

5 Missing, Several Houses Damaged After Cloudburst In Uttarakhand A cloudburst triggered floods in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district on Sunday, prompting the state government to dispatch teams of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), National Disaster Response Force......
14:00 2019-08-18

These houses with water slides certainly make a splash This summer may be mild, but that shouldn’t stop you from getting wet and wild. Three on-the-market homes in the tri-state area include thrilling water slides for their new owners to ride. No, not those flimsy blue plastic ones: These over-the-top ch...
03:00 2019-08-15

Auction Houses Face Slower Art Market Collectors are still chasing hard after middle-market pieces priced under $20 million, but market watchers said fewer appear willing to ante up for the $100 million-plus trophy pieces that once piqued the interest of top collectors the world over....
19:56 2019-07-31

At least six killed after houses collapse in Chile's Valparaiso At least six people have died after two houses collapsed in the historic Chilean port city of Valparaiso late on Tuesday, the city's authorities have confirmed, and a regional official said the death toll could rise further....
23:42 2019-08-14

City facing possible $85M lawsuit over Marcy Houses unrest Five people involved in last weekend’s melee with cops at the Marcy Houses housing project in Brooklyn plan to sue the city and the NYPD for a combined $85 million — claiming they were victims of police brutality. Three men and two women ...
10:56 2019-08-22

Budget 2019: Har Ghar Jal For All Rural Houses By 2024 "Ensuring India's water security and providing access to safe drinking water to all Indians is a priority. A major step in this direction has been the constitution of Jal Shakti Ministry," Nirmala......
11:28 2019-07-05

Plácido Domingo: US opera houses respond to 'concerning' allegations Domingo, who has been accused of sexual harassment by several women, has seen an invitation rescinded as internal investigations are mountedThe Philadelphia Orchestra rescinded an invitation to opera singer Plácido Domingo on Tuesday afternoon, and t...
00:56 2019-08-14

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Will Test Your Heart And Your Mettle Fire Emblem: Three Houses perfectly balances tactics-based combat with an anime high school simulator. I’m fifteen hours in, and I can already tell it is going to break my heart....
15:28 2019-07-12

Dramatic footage shows landslide sweeping away houses Dozens of houses have been destroyed in a landslide in the Bolivian capital of La Paz, displacing hundreds of residents, according to city authorities....
14:38 2019-05-21

Fire Emblem: Three Houses continues to top U.K. sales chart Fire Emblem: Three Houses is still experiencing brisk sales in the U.K. after having one of the best launches in franchise history last week.Read More...
14:14 2019-08-05

European opera houses await LA investigation into Domingo While two U.S. opera houses immediately canceled performances by famed tenor Placido Domingo following sexual harassment allegations, European opera houses are taking stances ranging from supportive to wait-and-see...
18:14 2019-08-14

India hands over 250 houses for Rohingya in Myanmar's Rakhine India has handed over 250 prefabricated houses it built in Myanmar's Rakhine state as part of a broader effort to help tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to return, an Indian official said on Thursday....
21:56 2019-07-11

It feels bad being a good teacher in Fire Emblem: Three Houses Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
14:42 2019-08-16

I Can't Help Reading Every Damn Text Box In Fire Emblem: Three Houses Fire Emblem: Three Houses has been a little bit of a slow burn for me. While I’ve been a fan of the series since Awakening, I found myself beset by choice paralysis in Three Houses when I realized that I did not even remotely feel attached to any of ...
23:00 2019-08-05

Arkham Asylum houses some of Batman’s best villains—and ideas In Grant Morrison’s critically acclaimed Arkham Asylum: A Serious House On Serious Earth, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, there’s an internal monologue Bruce Wayne has with himself that encapsulates not only the character’s continua...
14:00 2019-10-02

Jimmy Carter back to building houses after hip surgery Former President Jimmy Carter, who underwent hip surgery last spring following a fall, plans to resume his decades-long role as a volunteer house builder with Habitat for Humanity this fall, a spokeswoman for the Carter Center confirmed to CNN on Tue...
15:42 2019-08-28

The Internet Reacts To Fire Emblem: Three Houses’ New Outfits Tactical dating simulator Fire Emblem: Three Houses received a sizable update this morning, giving folks some more stuff to play around with as they alternate between leading teenagers into battle and attempting to woo the guy or gal of their digital...
00:42 2019-09-12

'Fire Emblem: Three Houses' is a slice of epic life This article contains no story details, beyond those revealed in the game's official trailers. There is discussion of some mechanics and procedural details yet to be shown by Nintendo. Fire Emblem: Three Houses is the game Fates should have b...
15:42 2019-07-12

Tremors rattle southeast Albania, damaging houses TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian authorities say an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.3 has struck rural areas southeast of the capital, damaging some houses. Local media reported that two people were injured. The Defense Ministry reported ...
16:01 2019-06-01

The Incredible World of Painted Skulls and Bone Houses Overlooking the Alps, in the idyllic Austrian mountain town of Hallstatt, a few hundred grave markers indicate the resting place of former residents.  ...
06:28 2019-06-01

Fire Emblem: Three Houses hands-on — conveniences and calendars PREVIEW: Fire Emblem: Fates was a safe sequel to the excellent Fire Emblem: Awakening, but Three Houses looks to make some interesting changes to Nintendo’s strategy franchise. Fire Emblem: Three Houses comes out for the Switch on July 26. I...
16:56 2019-07-12

On Camera, Houses Washed Away After Cloudburst In Uttarakhand, 6 Dead Three including a mother and her baby were killed and two houses were washed away following a cloudburst this morning in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district....
12:28 2019-08-12

13,000 Houses Damaged In "Catastrophic" Bahamas Hurricane: Red Cross Hurricane Dorian has caused "extensive damage" across the Bahamas, the Red Cross said Monday, warning that as many as 13,000 houses may have been severely damaged or destroyed....
16:28 2019-09-02

Investors are hiring Uber drivers to scout houses to flip CNBC's Diana Olick reports on how Uber drivers are getting paid to scout potential properties for investors as the house flipping market fizzles....
22:56 2019-06-07

Crestron's new smart home OS is made for ballers with multiple houses Crestron, like other high-end home automation companies, is in a tough spot -- how does it stay relevant when anyone with connected devices and some know-how can replicate much of its wizardry? By offering software that's harder to match, appar...
05:00 2019-09-05

Israel vows to build 300 houses in West Bank after attack Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said 300 new housing units will be built in Dolev after a terrorist attack killed a 17-year-old girl and wounded her father and brother....
23:56 2019-08-26

Tetris 99’s weekend event is a Fire Emblem: Three Houses crossover Tetris 99 is getting a Fire Emblem crossover event next weekend to promote Nintendo's tactical role-playing adventure. I hope I can date the long piece.Read More...
20:14 2019-08-16

The Fire Emblem: Three Houses Battle System Is Elegant In Its Complexity At its best, combat in Fire Emblem games is like an elegant game of chess. At its worst, it’s a morass of numbers that don’t feel like they mean anything. Three Houses leans more closely to the former than the latter, though it’s also easy to get los...
03:14 2019-07-16

Fashion houses launch manifesto to improve green credentials Coalition of 32 companies will present its Fashion Pact at the G7 summit in BiarritzA coalition of 32 of the world’s largest fashion groups and brands has published a manifesto that details the practical objectives and targets it has set to minimise ...
18:42 2019-08-23

The One Fire Emblem: Three Houses Paralogue I'm Glad I Didn't Miss It’s hard to decide which optional Paralogue battles to play and which to ignore in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. I could look up which battles would give me the best weapons, but what I really want to know is which have the best storylines. The game do...
05:14 2019-10-12

5 bizarre houses in the Bay Area that have caused controversy and torn neighborhoods apart Courtesy of Alain Pinel Realtors California and the Bay Area specifically are known for their unorthodox, quirky nature. People often have strong feelings about these unique homes, and may either love them or hate them. Some homes are so controversi...
18:00 2019-10-04

Supreme Court Orders Status Quo On Demolition Of 369 Houses In Nagpur The Supreme Court on Monday directed maintenance of status quo in connection with demolition of 'encroachments', mainly houses, on 369 plots reserved for public utilities in Bezanbagh area of......
08:42 2019-07-02

G7 and fashion houses join forces to make clothes more sustainable Climate crisis pushes retailers to reduce their impact on the environmentThere have been few fashion statements over the years at G7 summits (dress code: world leader suit, sensible shoes).But this year, G7 leaders will be joined by more than 20 fash...
14:14 2019-08-21

Two Tudor-style Fisher Houses dedicated to VA center in the Bronx Two beautifully fitted out Tudor-style Fisher Houses were dedicated last Wednesday and their keys turned over to the James J. Peters VA Medical Center, which had provided the land on its Bronx campus....
04:42 2019-05-29

Detroit hurries to board vacant houses after serial slayings Stanley Allen mowed the lawn at a vacant house next to his Detroit home as teams of police and city workers scoured nearby empty houses as part of an investigation into a suspected serial killer who used similar structures as stash houses for the bod...
23:00 2019-06-13

Houses are the new Instagram influencers — so it's a shame most millennials in the US will likely be renters for years Artazum/Shutterstock There's a new kind of influencer in town — the home-décor influencer, who has turned their house into a money machine, reported Ronda Kaysen for The New York Times. By creating an Instagram feed that serves as a cur...
22:28 2019-08-18

Murder houses of Jayme Closs, Charles Manson are for sale Will death become them? Two houses recently listed for sale were the sites of famous murders. A classic Los Feliz, Calif., home on the market as of July 11 boasts stunning views, but also happens to be where members of Charles Manson‘s cult bru...
03:28 2019-07-19

Watch: Young Robert De Niro says he 'paints houses' in 'Irishman' trailer With a little movie magic, Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro appears decades younger than his true age in the first trailer for the true crime saga, "The Irishman."...
22:42 2019-07-31

India aims to provide clean water to all rural houses by 2024 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that piped water will reach all homes in the countryside by 2024, setting a tough target at a time when hundreds of millions don't have access to clean water....
01:00 2019-06-16

NYCHA crime surges as Harlem’s Wagner Houses become gang battleground New York City’s beleaguered housing projects are as bloody as they are broken. While the city enjoys a 4% decrease in serious crime so far this year, NYC Housing Authority complexes saw a 5% increase in the seven index crimes, according to NYPD data ...
08:14 2019-09-15

Fan Creates Hilarious, Dead-On Tweets By Fire Emblem: Three Houses Characters One thing Fire Emblem: Three Houses does well is endear you to its memorable characters. After spending almost a hundred hours with the teens at Garreg Mach, I’m somehow still eager to see more of these characters’ hilarious interactions. It wasn’t a...
01:42 2019-08-28

Narco safe houses, ranches and luxury apartments auctioned in Mexico Houses with swimming pools and escape tunnels, a ranch surrounded by hectares of land and a luxury apartment with a grisly history were among the 27 properties Mexico had seized from drug traffickers and others were auctioned on Sunday....
06:56 2019-06-24

Hurricane Dorian: as many as 13,000 houses severely damaged or destroyed in Bahamas – live updates Reports an eight-year-old boy has been killed after Dorian made landfall at Great Abaco Island on SundayFull story: Hurricane Dorian pounds northern Bahamas with ‘catastrophic’ winds Donald Trump wrongly says Hurricane Dorian will hit Alabama 6.20pm ...
19:42 2019-09-02

Yamuna Flows Close To Danger Mark In Delhi, Water Enters Houses As the Yamuna continues to flow close to the danger mark in Delhi, water from the overflowing river entered in the low-lying areas at Kisan Colony and Yamuna Khadar near ISBT in the national capital......
17:56 2019-08-20

BREAKING: Monster tornado tears through US destroying houses in 'mass casualty incident' A MONSTER tornado has torn through a US state destroying houses, flipped cars and injuring dozens in what has been declared a "mass casualty incident"....
09:14 2019-05-28

Fallen Trees, Swamped Houses: What Navy's Aerial Photos Of Kerala Showed More than 70 people have been killed and over 2.54 lakh moved to relief camps as Kerala continues to reel under the impact of heavy rains. The government has ordered military teams to form rescue......
03:28 2019-08-12

Act Outlawing Drug Houses Doesn’t Apply to Injection Sites, Judge Rules The ruling comes as health experts have proposed supervised injection sites as a way to reduce drug overdoses, which killed more than 68,000 people last year....
02:00 2019-10-03

A Mural In Fire Emblem: Three Houses Is Cleverly Hiding The Main Character's Crest Fans have been using an image seen in an early Fire Emblem: Three Houses trailer to puzzle out information about the characters’ Crests, which are symbols of a powerful bloodline that gives them special powers. In addition to a few that aren’t seen i...
08:00 2019-08-13

Houses near London's best secondary schools: how to find a well-priced family home in the right catchment area London parents need to start thinking now about where they want their kids to study next year. In the first part of a new series, we find good-value family homes — at a variety of price points — near top-performing secondary schools....
15:14 2019-09-10

Princes William and Harry will stay in separate houses while visiting Queen Elizabeth: report Meghan Markle and her husband Prince Harry are preparing their first family trip to Scotland where they will join Queen Elizabeth II at her beloved vacation getaway Balmoral Castle — but the upcoming visit is already raising some questions....
19:28 2019-08-16

Fire Emblem: Three Houses Made Claude's Voice Actor Reminisce About Military Academy Joe Zieja’s path to voicing the English-language version of Fire Emblem: Three Houses lead Claude von Reigan was a circuitous one. Zieja said over the phone that he only realized what a huge role Claude was while he was recording. He told me that the...
23:00 2019-08-05

Houses near London's top-performing secondary schools: how to find a well-priced family home in the right catchment area London parents need to start thinking now about where they want their kids to study next year. In the first part of a new series, we find good-value family homes — at a variety of price points — near top-performing secondary schools....
09:28 2019-08-01

Downton Abbey, like plantation houses, delivers fantasy over brute reality | Michael Henry Adams The American south may seem a long way from the estates of England, but in both places a veil of caprice covers harsh truthsThe son of a Scottish immigrant who worked as a servant, Donald Trump could hardly wait for his banquet at Buckingham Palace. ...
08:14 2019-09-21

Cornish beach houses for sale: enjoy the same views as Virginia Woolf and Daphne du Maurier from these seaside homes What could be nicer than a room (read beach house) of one's own by the sea? Two fine examples in Cornwall with literary links are currently on the market....
11:28 2019-05-31

London commuter homes in good primary school areas: where to find family-sized houses within 45 minutes of the capital Parents of primary school pupils seeking a place to put down roots but with central London still within commuting distance have great options beyond the M25....
12:00 2019-08-21

On Beauty: Twiggy Legendary model and actress Twiggy speaks to Vogue's beauty and lifestyle assistant Twiggy Jalloh about her life-changing wellness practice, holy grail skincare products and the fragrances she simply can’t go without....
11:56 2019-07-20

American Beauty Was Bad 20 Years Ago and It’s Bad Now. But It Still Has Something to Tell Us In 2019, beating up on Sam Mendes’ multi-Oscar-winning American Beauty, released roughly 20 years ago this week, is so painfully easy that it seems unfair. The Best Picture winner has fallen largely out of fashion; it rarely appears on critics&...
23:14 2019-09-18

15 new beauty products you need from Sephora right now — Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s...  ...
03:00 2019-09-18

I Tried to Get Plastic Out of My Beauty Routine I love makeup. The ugly truth, however, is that makeup is helping ruin the planet. Take a look at your makeup bag. What do you find? Plastic, plastic, and more plastic.Read more......
19:28 2019-06-13

Big Beauty Tuesday: Got Pride? I’m smiling in this picture, but just before writing this, I learned of the murder of yet another black trans woman in Texas. Last night, I went to a hilarious but poignant play starring Moonlight writer Tarell Alvin McCraney, commemorating the littl...
03:14 2019-06-05

The beauty of a Green New Deal is that it would pay for itself | Ann Pettifor Governments around the world don’t need to raise taxes in order to transform their economies and avert climate disasterIn September 2007, as credit was “crunched” and the financial crisis began to unfold, a group of economists and environmentalists, ...
12:42 2019-09-17

Ulta Beauty Lowers Outlook Ulta Beauty Inc., a chain that has been rapidly adding stores, warned that sales will slow this year and lowered its profit forecasts, sending its shares tumbling....
01:14 2019-08-30

Revolve's Top 10 Beauty Products Revealed We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. For......
19:14 2019-07-31

Moj Mahdara on Putting Finances Before Beauty It’s time for women to speak freely about their finances, says Moj Mahdara, an entrepreneur and chief executive of BeautyCon Media Inc., in WSJ’s Secrets of Wealth Women podcast with Veronica Dagher....
02:14 2019-06-19

10 Up and Coming Beauty Influencers You'll Want to Follow It's hard to believe that ten years ago, people were still plucking their eyebrows to oblivion. But, as we all know, trends come and go like wildfire. And it is often those in the......
15:00 2019-08-10

The Morning After: The beauty of a ray-traced 'Minecraft' Welcome back! Over the weekend, you might have missed a pretty intense graphical overhaul of Minecraft, Twitter ads as political weapons in Hong Kong and if you've been looking for a Sonos speaker, but portable, we've got more news for you ...
15:00 2019-08-19

Gwen Stefani Always Has This 1 Beauty Product in Her Bag We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
14:28 2019-06-14

El Chapo will never see his beauty-queen wife again Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is destined to live out his days at the country’s only supermax prison in Colorado — and he’ll never get to see his beauty-queen wife again, The Post has learned. “That’s where he’s ...
22:28 2019-07-17

10 fashion and beauty deals to know about this weekend Make a little time in your weekend to check out these incredible fashion and beauty sales before they're gone.       ...
21:56 2019-09-13

Humans are biased when it comes to beauty, study says They may try to downplay it, but the beautiful people have it pretty good: They snag hotter dates, score free food and land higher-paid jobs. Now, behavioral neurologists are revealing the primal instinct driving our bias for beauty. A new study, led...
20:01 2019-05-31

Beauty secrets of the ancient Egyptians The mysteries of the ancient Egyptians are vast, but their beauty tricks are no secret. Makeup might seem like a modern phenomenon -- one that has grown into a multi-billion-dollar industry -- but cosmetics were equally important to daily life in the...
13:14 2019-06-03

The Voice Actor For Seteth In Fire Emblem: Three Houses Is Now Performing Popular Seteth Memes Quickly after the release of Fire Emblem: Three Houses, fans of the game began creating memes focusing on the character of Seteth. And now Seteth’s voice actor is actually reading and voicing some of these memes on Twitter....
03:00 2019-08-04

The Future Of Food: Can Lab-Grown Insect Meat Be A Future Food? Given the harmful effect livestock farming poses for the planet, researchers have proposed plant-based diets, insect farming, lab-grown meat, and genetically modified animals as an alternative to......
18:14 2019-06-01

Baby bats are flying into peoples' houses because its that time of year. Don't freak out — do this instead Here's what you should do if you’re hanging out in your living room watching TV and suddenly — oh my gosh! — a bat is circling above you.        ...
16:28 2019-07-04

9 tiny houses in Silicon Valley that you can rent on Airbnb (AIRBNB) AirBnB Airbnb has all kinds of listings, from mansions to tiny houses. Tiny houses on Airbnb range in price from under $100 a night to hundreds of dollars, even for tiny spaces. We made a list of 9 tiny houses in and around Silicon Valley that are w...
18:00 2019-09-28

Director's Cut: Weekly Beauty Desk Drops From the latest hair and skincare launches to some epic summer scent favourites, see the product edit of the favourites that have landed on the desk of Vogue beauty & lifestyle, Jessica Diner, this week...
09:14 2019-07-17

'Clean' beauty products not always safe, dermatologists say (Reuters Health) - "Clean" skin care products that are free of certain chemicals are not always safer than their traditional counterparts, dermatologists warn....
01:14 2019-10-03

The beauty of Japan's lonely vending machines Vending machines are a mainstay of Japanese culture. There are over 5.5 million in the country -- one for every 23 people, the highest ratio in the world....
18:14 2019-07-31

Manet’s Last Years: A Radical Embrace of Beauty The Art Institute of Chicago explores the great paradox of the 19th century’s greatest painter: from a scandalous youth of frank nudes to flowers, fruit bowls and fashionable women....
23:42 2019-08-01

Huawei founder: Without Apple, ‘we would not see the beauty of this world’ As calls have mounted in China for the central government to officially retaliate against Apple as a way to strike back over US trade tensions and over the increasing ostracization of Huawei, the billionaire founder of one of China’s leading co...
22:14 2019-05-27

Being seen: how is age diversity effecting change in fashion and beauty? With fiftysomethings on the catwalk, what’s the impact on the traditionally youth orientated beauty industry? Lisa Niven-Phillips reports and four women try out the latest looksRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannua...
18:00 2019-09-14

Kate Walsh Reveals Her 5 Must-Have Beauty Products We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. The......
13:42 2019-07-20

Sali Hughes's 40 best sustainable beauty brands From packaging to ingredients, the Guardian’s beauty editor picks the top brands doing their bit for the planetWhat follows is an imperfect list, a subjective selection of great quality beauty brands trying to do better for the good of the planet. Th...
18:00 2019-09-14

'I wouldn't contour now': women over 50 on their beauty routines After trying out beauty trends in our shoot, four women reveal their go-to products and top tipsRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementWhat’s your usual look? It’s not this dramatic. I don’t usual...
14:14 2019-09-16

China’s Alipay will add beauty filters when you pay with your face We all know how startling it can be to accidentally open a front-facing camera and find your own unassuming face looking back at you. Now, imagine if you saw that image every time you made a purchase. In China, Alibaba's e-wallet affiliate Alipa...
09:56 2019-07-05

Chloe Morello Shares Her Top 3 Beauty Products We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
15:14 2019-09-28

Jim Jarmusch: ‘I’m for the survival of beauty. I’m for the mystery of life’ The acclaimed director talks about his new climate-crisis zombie film, his unique look and why he’s taken to hanging out in the woodsCuyahoga Falls is a middle-class suburb of industrial Akron, Ohio, a grid of leafy streets and comfortable homes bord...
12:14 2019-07-07

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone makes to it will be met with swift and immediate appreciation. The latest? This a cappella dub of the...
19:28 2019-07-18

The beauty industry now has its own green 'seal of approval' Environmental Working Group has launched EWG Verified, a label that will help consumers spot products that meet stringent ingredient and transparency requirements It may soon be easier for shoppers to find beauty products without toxic chemicals. The...
15:28 2019-05-21

Net-a-Porter's 24-Hour Beauty Flash Sale Is On Now! We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
10:28 2019-07-23

Mom Bod: 3 ways moms can embrace their postpartum beauty Bryttany Hyde of Woodstock, Georgia, encourages moms to celebrate their bodies by turning the camera on themselves once in a while.        ...
14:32 2019-05-21

See the Beauty Products the Jonas Brothers Use Before Every Show We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
20:56 2019-08-07

'Look like Kylie Jenner' beauty ads banned from Instagram Beauty salons AKJ Aesthetics and Queen of Aesthetics used images of celebrity to promote ‘filler package’The advertising watchdog has banned Instagram ads run by two beauty companies for claiming their procedures could make customers look like Kylie ...
03:28 2019-09-25

Julie Sariñana Reveals Her Top 3 Beauty Products We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
16:14 2019-09-24

Feast Your Eyes on the Raw Beauty That Is the 24 Hours of Le Mans If you, like me, are not quite ready to relinquish the hold of the most arduous race in the world, then I have good news: we’ve got a kick-ass gallery from Jay Liu of the 24 Hours of Le Mans for you to indulge in. Sit back and relax—let’s enjoy our F...
07:00 2019-06-22

Seoul: A mecca for K-Beauty and fried chicken South Korea's capital has much to offer, especially for fans of history, K-beauty, K-Pop, nightlife and even fried chicken.       ...
22:42 2019-07-24

Is Ciara Going to Be the Next Celeb to ‘Level Up’ Our Beauty Routines? With her most recent album and newly launched record label, Ciara has been making a case for Beauty Marks (the name of both), but as revealed at Beautycon LA last weekend, the entertainer may also be heading into the beauty aisle, as reported by WWD....
12:42 2019-08-16

The best makeup, beauty, and lifestyle deals you can get this Prime Day These are the best makeup and beauty sales for Amazon Prime Day, from brands like Supergoop, Clarisonic, Mario Badescu, and more.       ...
17:14 2019-07-15

Don't miss: celestial bodies, mathematical beauty and sci-fi fun See medieval depictions of spirits and the cosmos, explore the human condition through equations, and catch fan-funded film Iron Sky: The Coming Race...
01:00 2019-05-22

30 best beauty products for summer | Funmi Fetto Get summer-ready with this selection of lights scents, glossy makeup and nourishing suncareWe’ve been indoctrinated into the concept of a “summer fragrance” – floral, pretty, sweet, citrus. In reality, the idea is nonsensical. A summer fragrance is w...
16:14 2019-06-23

A Short History of Manly Beauty Products for Masculine Men In mid-May, the British makeup company War Paint went viral for a social media rollout that promised makeup “specifically formulated for men.” The brand, which produces concealer, bronzer, and tinted moisturizer, sells their products packaged in slic...
17:56 2019-06-19

American Beauty at 20: is the Oscar-winning hit worth a closer look? In the years since its release, critics have turned against 1999’s Oscar-winning suburban satire but it remains a telling snapshot of the timeI was 16 when I first saw American Beauty; it was the ideal age for it, though I didn’t know it then. In my ...
02:00 2019-09-14

10 fashion and beauty sales you don't want to miss this weekend As summer draws to a close, popular retailers are having incredible end-of-season sales on apparel, shoes, makeup, and more this weekend.       ...
00:14 2019-09-07

Lady Gaga launches beauty line in new video In a surprise announcement, Lady Gaga released a video teasing her upcoming beauty line called "Haus Laboratories." Watch the trailer, featuring Lady Gaga herself....
17:28 2019-07-10

A New Sensation: Fenty Beauty’s Got a New Foundation Finish Coming We asked, and Rihanna listened. If like me, you were wowed by Fenty’s 40—now 50—shades of foundation but didn’t find Pro Filt’r’s “soft matte” finish an ideal match, the groundbreaking brand has another offering in-store, come Aug. 15. That’s right; ...
17:00 2019-08-05

YouTube's AR Beauty feature lets you try on lipstick by tapping ads After launching in a limited alpha earlier this year, YouTube is expanding the availability of its augmented reality (AR) Beauty Try-On feature. Moving forward, you'll be able to digitally try on lipstick from brands like MAC and NARS by tapping...
02:00 2019-10-15

Sights of Seoul: A mecca for K-Beauty and fried chicken South Korea's capital has much to offer, especially for fans of history, K-beauty, K-Pop, nightlife and even fried chicken.       ...
21:56 2019-07-23

10 fashion and beauty sales to shop this week before they're gone Welcome the autumn season in style with deals on summer clearance, marked-down beauty items, and everything in between.       ...
01:42 2019-09-10

Ms. Nevada: I was stripped of beauty crown because I support Trump The pro-Trump winner of Ms. Nevada 2019 claims she was stripped of her title — and kicked out of the upcoming Ms. America pageant — for supporting conservative views in social media. Katie Williams, 29, who was crowned in April, said in a...
22:56 2019-08-22

The Real Difference Between Cheap and Pricey Beauty Products With a new influx of skin care products at extreme price points, the psychology of why we buy what we buy has never been more complex. A peek into the mind-vanity connection....
00:42 2019-06-07

Beauty products send a small child to the ER every two hours (Reuters Health) - Injuries from cosmetics, shampoo and other personal care products send one young child to a U.S. emergency room every two hours, according to a new study that suggests many parents may need to do more to keep these things out of ti...
17:56 2019-06-20

Men are a multibillion dollar growth opportunity for the beauty industry The men's personal care industry is predicted to hit $166 billion by 2022, according to Allied Market Research. Last year, men's skin-care products alone saw a more than 7% jump in sales, according to market researcher NPD Group....
17:00 2019-05-21

Be Shallow and Buy Lady Gaga's New Beauty Products on Amazon Baby, you may have been born this way, but if you enjoy enhancing your natural beauty with bold makeup looks from time to time—or if you’re just a major Little Monster—head over to Amazon, where Lady Gaga’s Haus Laboratories is now on sale....
06:14 2019-09-18

A Beauty in Darkness: The Hidden Secrets of the Catacomb Saints Death was always a source of mystery for people around the world. But what happens when we erase that invisible border and make the dead a thing to worship? ...
21:56 2019-07-10

Bachelorette's Kaitlyn Bristowe Shares Her Top 3 Beauty Products We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. How......
13:00 2019-09-17

'Beauty available to all': groundbreaking US buildings added to Unesco list A group of eight projects by the architect Frank Lloyd Wright are now included on the list of 1,000 heritage sites around the worldA villa in Los Angeles and a church near Chicago have been granted the same level of cultural recognition as the pyrami...
14:42 2019-07-10

Amazon Makes a Bet on Beauty With Lady Gaga Deal Amazon.com is betting it has the marketing muscle to help an upstart beauty collection from Lady Gaga compete with the range of established celebrity-backed brands and industry stalwarts....
02:28 2019-07-13

Bubbles show their iridescent beauty as light journeys through The beautiful iridescence of bubbles is captured in this image – shortlisted for a prize – as light reflects and refracts as it passes through bubble walls...
12:42 2019-08-27

Botox break-ins: why are thefts of the beauty drug on the rise? A spate of US Botox clinics have reported break-ins – and the theft of cosmetic products worth thousandsThe cops in Sugar Land, Texas, classified case number 19-4317 as a “business burglary”, but that label hardly does it justice. Captured on surveil...
18:00 2019-10-08

The Glow Up Playlist: The Soundtrack to Finding Your Inner and Outer Beauty Many say that Gucci Mane has had the best glow up over the past couple of years and some would argue that the win for best glow up belongs to Cardi B—both of which are valid....
17:42 2019-06-14

Trump calls Ivanka and Pompeo ‘Beauty and the Beast’ President Trump on Sunday compared his daughter Ivanka and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to “Beauty and the Beast.” Trump was introducing the pair while addressing a gathering of Air Force personnel at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, near t...
23:00 2019-06-30

Facialist to the stars joins Knockout Beauty in the Hamptons Knockout Beauty founder Cayli Cavaco Reck and aesthetician Georgia Louise — who counts Karlie Kloss and a couple of A-list Jennifers (Aniston and Lawrence) as celeb clients — share a passion for pores and a devotion to glow. “We’re friends because we...
18:28 2019-07-03

Recovered beauty: bold prints and second-hand treasure The owners’ love of vintage shopping and revitalising furniture with bold prints gives this house its characterIn theory, I like the idea of living in a sleek minimalist box,” says Ruthie Hudson. “But in reality, I’m too sentimental. I like collectin...
20:42 2019-07-13

The Valley of the Thracian Rulers: Hidden Beauty of the Barbarians In ancient times, before Bulgaria’s Turkic and Slavic history, on the territory of this country lived a unique and almost mythical people. ...
00:28 2019-08-28

Struggling Beauty Giant Coty to Restructure Operations Cosmetics and fragrance giant Coty said it would restructure its operations and take a $3 billion write-down on the multibillion-dollar beauty business it acquired nearly three years ago from Procter & Gamble....
15:42 2019-07-01

18 gross but satisfying beauty products that people are obsessed with From foot peels to blackhead-removing kits, these bizarre hygiene products will probably gross you out—and you'll love every second of it.       ...
07:00 2019-08-17

Arch Frenemy: Fenty Beauty Is Now Coming for Our Brows How does Rihanna always seem to know what we need? She’s given us awlllll the foundation shades—available in two finishes, as of Thursday—and dragged the previously lagging beauty industry into a very diverse future by demanding beauty for all. And, ...
01:42 2019-08-14

2019 QVC Customer Choice Beauty Awards: 17 Must-Have Products We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. And......
08:28 2019-10-03

Breaking bad for Botox: why theft of the beauty drug is on the rise A spate of US Botox clinics have reported break-ins – and the theft of cosmetic products worth thousands. What’s going on?The cops in Sugar Land, Texas, classified case number 19-4317 as a “business burglary”, but that label hardly does it justice. C...
13:42 2019-10-08

Pretty hurts: are chemicals in beauty products making us ill? Cosmetics and personal care items women use every day are packed with a constellation of chemicals that health advocates say could be connected to a host of health problemsAnyone who has ever glanced at a lotion or shampoo bottle has probably noticed...
12:14 2019-05-23

Cocktail of the week: The Courtyard's American Beauty | The Good Mixer If you’re wondering where the summer’s gone, you’ll find it in this sunny, cucumber-infused take on G&T with lemon and apple juice Summer in a glass. For the syrup, use a cucumber-flavoured tonic water, if you can – there are a few on the market now,...
17:56 2019-06-14

Pat McGrath Labs becomes Selfridges biggest-selling beauty line The store sold a product from the range created by the British makeup artist every 40 seconds in AprilPat McGrath Labs, the beauty range created by the British makeup artist Pat McGrath, has achieved the highest cosmetics turnover in its first month ...
12:56 2019-06-01

YouTube launches a fashion destination for style and beauty content Today, YouTube launched a new destination dedicated to fashion. YouTube.com/Fashion, or "slash fashion," will include videos from popular creators, a "beauty today" section, collaborations with the industry's biggest names and live-streamed runw...
00:42 2019-09-06

Samsung's new Note takes on Huawei in selfie beauty pageant Samsung unveiled a new version of the Galaxy Note smartphone on Wednesday with fast 5G network connection and improved camera features, hoping the premium model helps it revive slumping profit and widen the gap with struggling rival Huawei....
06:56 2019-08-08

Kylie Skin, Lancome Sale & More Beauty We're Loving Today We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. The......
03:42 2019-05-23

Believe It or Not, Christina Hendricks Played an Iconic Role in American Beauty Christina Hendricks is revealing that she had a hand in the making of the film, American Beauty. When the film comes to mind, people instantly think of that iconic movie poster with the......
10:00 2019-08-23

Dermstore Anniversary Sale 2019: Save 25% on Beauty Faves We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!.......
17:28 2019-08-20

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019's Best Exclusive Beauty Deals We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. OK,......
15:28 2019-07-16

10 fashion and beauty retailers having amazing end-of-season sales this week Summer is coming to an end, meaning a ton of popular retailers are slashing their prices on warm-weather apparel, sandals, back-to-school styles, and more.       ...
20:28 2019-09-03

Kim Kardashian's Latest Beauty Collection Pays Tribute to All of the '90s ''It'' Girls '90s babies, rejoice! Kim Kardashian is throwing it old-school and paying homage to all of the '90s queens with her upcoming KKW Beauty launch. From Aaliyah to Kate Moss to the......
03:00 2019-08-06

Zoë Kravitz Slams This Beauty Trend as the "Dumbest, Scariest" One She's Ever Heard Zoë Kravitz won't be signing up for this. As a Hollywood style star, the Big Little Lies actress is one to set trends with her beloved fashion and beauty looks. However,......
15:56 2019-08-20

23 fashion and beauty retailers having incredible end-of-summer sales this week Now is a fantastic time to save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite retailers.       ...
01:14 2019-08-22

'It's had its day': ugly scenes as drama descends on Tonga's beauty pageant Annual event marred by accusations of bullying, backstabbing and racism as women’s leaders call for pageant to be scrappedThe South Pacific nation of Tonga is in uproar after its annual beauty pageant was marred by accusations of bullying, backstabbi...
05:14 2019-07-11

Bizarre beauty: Shin Noguchi's everyday Japan – in pictures From big-scramble zebra crossings to a man in a hedge, the award-winning street photographer revels in the life that swirls around him Continue reading......
08:28 2019-09-19

Cindy Crawford opens up about posing nude at 53: 'It’s a different kind of beauty’ During a panel hosted by WWD on Wednesday, Cindy Crawford took it upon herself to call out those who shame her and fellow supermodel Christy Turlington for continuing to pose nude, despite their ages....
08:56 2019-06-15

This Fake 1989 Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk Is a Blasphemous Beauty A 20-year-old marketing student from Mexico who dabbles in car renderings has created an internet sensation. It’s a 1989 Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk; a hot-rodded XJ that never existed, but perhaps should have? You decide....
00:56 2019-07-23

In the flesh: how beauty is luring customers back to the high street The beauty industry is fighting back against the mass exodus to online retailers – with the kind of exclusivity that can only be experienced in-storeFrom plumes of powder to spritzes of perfumes, the department-store beauty hall has remained in many ...
13:14 2019-08-22

RPT-Canopy Growth pushes into cannabis beauty and wellness with This Works buy Canopy Growth Corp said on Wednesday it would buy skincare company This Works for C$73.8 million ($55.2 million), adding beauty and sleep products to the Canadian weed producer's portfolio of cannabis oil, hemp and medical capsules....
17:42 2019-05-22

The Unseen Worlds Beneath Us: Places of Beauty, Danger and Wisdom Robert Macfarlane’s “Underland” explores ancient forests, urban catacombs and buried rivers to probe the secrets of man’s often malign influence on the earth....
13:56 2019-06-07

A K-beauty lover makes a pilgrimage to Seoul, the capital of skincare and K-Pop A fan of K-Beauty heads to Seoul to experience the hotbed of skincare and 24-hour clothing-optional spas along with K-Pop and Korean fried chicken.       ...
21:56 2019-07-23

Canopy Growth pushes into Cannabis beauty and wellness with This Works buy Canopy Growth Corp said on Wednesday it would buy skincare company This Works for C$73.8 million ($55.2 million), adding beauty and sleep products to the Canadian weed producer's portfolio of cannabis oil, hemp and medical capsules....
15:56 2019-05-22

Beauty YouTuber NikkieTutorials Gets Engaged During Romantic Italy Trip Beauty YouTube star NikkieTutorials is rocking... well, a new rock. The 25-year-old influencer, whose real name is Nikkie de Jager, is engaged to her beau of nearly one year, Dylan! On......
04:00 2019-08-07

22 fashion and beauty retailers having incredible end-of-summer sales this week Now is a fantastic time to save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite retailers.       ...
21:00 2019-08-19

The Best Wildlife Photos of 2019 Reveal Nature's Beauty and Ferocity The finalists have been announced for this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. This year’s crop features some stunning—and gut wrenching—images. From animals fighting for their lives to the subtle beauty of a bird drinking from an i...
08:00 2019-09-10

23 fashion and beauty retailers having amazing pre-Labor Day sales this weekend Save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite online retailers.       ...
02:14 2019-08-24

The beauty industry is still failing black women | Funmi Fetto For years, hair and makeup products tended to exclude women of colour. Here, beauty columnist Funmi Fetto reveals how she faced up to racism in an industry that’s finally undergoing its own makeoverIf you had told my teen self I’d be a beauty journal...
19:14 2019-09-29

Selena Gomez Is Launching Her Own Beauty Line, So Get Your Wallets Ready Hold the phone! Selena Gomez is launching her own beauty line. So start saving your coins and making room in your Alex drawers. After scoring countless fashion deals (she......
12:14 2019-08-14

Halsey's Rainbow Part and More Standout Beauty Looks at the MTV VMAs 2019 What would the MTV Video Music Awards be without some bold beauty looks? Fortunately, we didn't have to ask that question Monday night as the stars aligned at the Prudential Center......
19:28 2019-08-27

Kate Moss' Teenage Daughter Is Following in Her Footsteps With New Beauty Campaign The apple doesn't fall too far from the tree! It's clear good looks and modeling skills run in Kate Moss' family. Case in point? 17-year-old Lila Moss is following in her......
02:00 2019-10-09

Stock Up on K-Beauty Staples With This Soko Glam Memorial Day Sale If there were ever a time to get into K-beauty, it would be right now — both because May is about the time that summer weather starts really wreaking havoc on your skin, and because Soko Glam, one of the internet’s favorite K-beauty retailers, is in ...
00:01 2019-05-25

Driver shouted slurs at black beauty queen — but she got arrested: suit A beauty pageant winner is suing a Texas city and its former police chief for a wrongful arrest following a road rage incident during which she was called a “black bitch,” according to a federal civil rights lawsuit. Carmen Ponder, a 25-year-old Dall...
17:42 2019-05-23

Dermstore's anniversary sale has top skin-care and beauty products for up to 25% off — here are the best deals Dermstore/Instagram Dermstore is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a sale from Saturday, August 17 through Sunday, August 25. You can take up to 25% off sitewide when you apply the discount code "CELEBRATE" at checkout. Online skin-care shop ...
00:14 2019-08-24

Millie Bobby Brown Is Launching a Vegan Beauty Brand: All the Details Love Millie Bobby Brown's look? Well, you're in luck. The Stranger Things star is launching her own beauty and skincare brand called Florence by Mills. The 15-year-old actress......
20:56 2019-08-20

Beauty Queen’s Charge of Rape by Gambia’s Ex-President Is a Smear, His Party Says Nearly a week after Fatou Jallow, a Gambian beauty queen, went public with allegations of rape, the party of former president Yahya Jammeh defended him as a “pious leader.”...
00:14 2019-07-02

Photographer Captures The Hidden Beauty Inside Stripped Down Gaming Consoles What do the guts a Game Boy look like? In a new art series called Assembly Required, photographer Richard Parry takes apart old video game consoles to document all of their internal components, revealing the mesmerizing machinery inside their familia...
00:14 2019-07-03

'Blindsided by the beauty': architects struggle to save Cairo's historic heart Alaa al-Habashi was looking for ingredients for a Ramadan feast when he stumbled on an Ottoman-era mansion being used as a slaughterhouse and butcher's shop in Cairo's historic Islamic district....
16:42 2019-09-11

Iconic costume, beauty store Ricky’s fading fast in Manhattan The New York beauty supplies retailer — a longtime destination for pink wigs, sex toys, Halloween costumes and exotic shampoos from Japan — will have shuttered all but two of its locations by summer’s end, The Post has learned....
05:14 2019-06-19

Why Influencer Jackie Aina Is Calling Out ''Verbal Abuse'' in the Beauty Community Another day, another scandal. The beauty community is once again embroiled in drama, but this time Jackie Aina is the one making headlines. It all started when fellow artist Patrick......
08:28 2019-08-28

Chanel Beauty Hires Its First Openly Transgender Model Teddy Quinlivan Transgender model Teddy Quinlivan is making history and looking good while doing it. The 25-year-old star recently announced she's the face of Chanel Beauty's latest campaign. And......
00:14 2019-08-29

Summer’s hottest beauty trends, from neon makeup to bouncy bobs From retro-inspired hairstyles to superbright neon eyeshadow, a look at the coolest, easiest beauty trends heating up the season. Beachy twists Margot Robbie’s thin, face-framing braids at the Cannes Film Festival photo call for “Once Upon a Time in ...
05:28 2019-06-18

Saturday's Best Deals: Philips OneBlade, Eddie Bauer, Indie Beauty, and More A Philips OneBlade Face+Body deal, a discounted GPS running watch from Garmin, and an Eddie Bauer Gold Box lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
16:56 2019-09-28

Ulta Beauty had a rough few weeks, but it's time to buy the cosmetics retailer, Jim Cramer says "With insiders buying again and the stock looking very cheap versus its growth rate, I think Ulta's too tempting here to ignore," Jim Cramer says....
01:14 2019-10-04

Holy shit, that's Christina Hendricks' hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual assault allegations against its Oscar-winning leading man—Sam Mendes’ American Beauty undeniably remains a film of st...
06:56 2019-08-23

4 Beauty Experts Explain How Jared Kushner Can Look Less Like a Murderous Waxen Doll Jared Kushner wasn’t just a soft spoken mouthpiece for a racist administration during his appearance on Sunday’s episode of Axios on HBO, he was also an alarmingly poreless one. The skin of President Trump’s senior advisor and son-in-law had a waxy...
05:00 2019-06-04

Beauty, beasts and Olympic sprints: David Bintley's ballets – in pictures David Bintley, the choreographer and director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, is standing down after 25 years. We look back at some of his most compelling work with the companyBirmingham Royal Ballet: (Un)leashed is on tour Continue reading......
12:14 2019-06-10

Holy shit, that’s Christina Hendricks’ hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual-assault allegations against its Oscar-winning leading man—Sam Mendes’ American Beauty undeniably remains a film of st...
19:56 2019-08-23

Ulta Beauty opening massive flagship store in Herald Square Looking good just got easier. We hear Ulta Beauty is opening a 12,000-square-foot flagship at Two Herald Square, just east and next to Victoria’s Secret on West 34th Street. The slice of the former H&M space has 12,000 square feet on the ground and r...
21:14 2019-07-31

Beauty blogger who woke up with a headache finds out she has weeks left to live Samantha Last, a popular beauty blogger from Norfolk, woke at 2 a.m. with a migraine last week. Hours later was diagnosed with a rare type of aggressive brain cancer....
22:00 2019-09-17

General Atlantic nears acquisition of beauty brand Morphe -sources Private equity firm General Atlantic is nearing a deal to acquire a majority stake in Morphe LLC that will value the maker of makeup brushes and eyeshadow palettes at more than $2 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said....
13:14 2019-07-18

Malaysia's Ex-King Divorces Former Russian Beauty Queen By "Triple Talaq" Malaysia's former king has divorced a Russian ex-beauty queen just months after news of their wedding emerged and he abdicated in a first for the country, his lawyer said....
12:42 2019-07-24

The world's largest beauty company sees China as its digital 'laboratory' China is the "most digitalized" country in the world, the company's chief digital officer Lubomira Rochet told CNBC. E-commerce makes up 40% of L'Oreal's sales in China, up from about 2% in 2012....
18:00 2019-09-03

Makeup millionaires show how women are taking control of the beauty industry Forbes’ list of the richest ‘self-made women’ in the US has includes 10 in the skincare business, including Rihanna and Kylie Jenner. But is it something to celebrate?In 2019, if women want to earn big bucks, fashion and beauty is the way to do it. F...
22:14 2019-06-05

Cramer's lightning round: When investors should pull the trigger on Ulta Beauty "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
07:14 2019-09-17

'They have you in a cultish grip': the women losing thousands to online beauty schemes It sounds too good to be true – earn money selling makeup on social media. And for many, it is. What really happens when you join a multi-level beauty business, asks Amelia Tait?When a Facebook friend told Lindsay about a “genius” business opportunit...
12:56 2019-06-01

Beauty queen, a Trump fan, dethroned after conservative views ruled 'insensitive,' she says A beauty queen known for her pro-Trump conservative views was stripped of her Miss Michigan title and dismissed from the Miss World America pageant this week after the organization found her social media presence “offensive, insensitive and inappropr...
20:00 2019-07-20

Best Beauty at MTV Movie & TV Awards 2019: See Tessa Thompson, Lizzo and More Winning Looks Summer is here and Hollywood is bringing the heat to the red carpet! At the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards, your favorite stars from both the movie and TV world came together to celebrate......
04:14 2019-06-18

24 exclusive skin-care and beauty deals you can only get at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Nordstrom If you're looking to expand your beauty collection, you're in luck. The 2019 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is going on now, and it's filled with more than 200 beauty, skin-care, and hair-care deals. This year, the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale ...
23:56 2019-08-02

Macy's VIP sale has top kitchen appliances, clothes for the whole family, and beauty products for up to 50% off — here are the best deals Macy's Macy's is holding its largest non-holiday sale of the year from Friday, September 13 through Sunday, September 22. During the VIP Sale, you can save up of 50% on men's, women's, and kids' clothes; home goods and kitchen appliances; and beauty...
23:28 2019-09-13

Senior Slay: JoAni Johnson, 68, Proves Ageless Beauty, Grace, and Power JoAni Johnson stands at only five feet, four-and-a-half inches tall, making her ‘too short’ for most runways. Not to mention, at age 68 Johnson would often be considered ‘too old’. Yet, the stunning beauty is defying industry norms by being one of th...
23:00 2019-05-27

These time-lapses from the space station show off Earth's full beauty Get an astronaut’s view of auroras, stars, and the Milky Way surrounding our beautiful planet. 12,500 images taken by European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst were combined to create the incredible time-lapses of Earth seen from the ISS....
16:28 2019-08-22

Tihar Jail's Semi-Open Prison For Women Has Beauty Parlor, Fashion Lab The Tihar Jail has inaugurated a semi-open prison complex for its women inmates along with a beauty parlour and fashion lab on Thursday, officials said....
02:14 2019-06-21

They butchered Richard Williams' The Thief And The Cobbler, but its surreal beauty survives online Earlier today we wrote about the death of Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator behind Disney’s Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Among Williams’ many accolades (including several Academy Awards and BAFTAs) there’s one that’s far more sour, though: The...
01:42 2019-08-18

Donald Trump Calls Daughter Ivanka, Mike Pompeo "Beauty And The Beast" Whether he is tweeting from his bed late at night or wrapping up a historical visit to North Korea, US President Donald Trump never fails to raise a few eyebrows with his off-hand attempts at humour.......
22:00 2019-06-30

'Go Buy Yo Fenty Beauty in Peace, Sis!' After Racial Profiling Incident in Sephora, SZA Gets Gift From Rihanna It’s been nearly a month since SZA reported being racially profiled in Sephora’s Calabasas location, and by all appearances, the beauty chain has yet to make it up to its former employee-turned-international superstar for the incident....
16:28 2019-05-29

Shares nosedive after Ulta Beauty blames slow sales on lack of ‘innovation’ Shares of cosmetics chain Ulta Beauty plummeted close to 30% Friday after it said sales are slowing. Comparable sales in the second quarter grew 6.2%, below expectations for growth of 6.7%. Ulta, which operates about 1,200 stores, also slashed its gr...
05:42 2019-08-31

Beauty queen, journalist, pioneer. The many faces of Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll. Before the current moment in the media's glare, author E. Jean Carroll was a journalistic luminary, beauty queen and cheerleader.        ...
17:14 2019-07-03

Watch Kylie Jenner Grill Khloe Kardashian on Her First Kiss, Beauty Secrets and More Kylie Jenner has Khloe Kardashian spilling secrets! The Keeping Up With the Kardashians stars team up in a new sister Q&A, published on YouTube Thursday, in celebration of their......
04:42 2019-06-14

Beauty queen. Journalist. Pioneer. The many faces of Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll. Before the current moment in the media's glare, What Do We Need Men For author E. Jean Carroll was a journalistic luminary, beauty queen, cheerleader.       ...
15:14 2019-07-03

The Best Beauty Looks at Spring 2020 Fashion Week: From Glitter Brows to Exaggerated Blush and More Fashion Week has commenced! With New York Fashion Week kicking things off, everyone is starting to eye the latest collections from top fashion designers like Rebecca Minkoff, Christian......
15:42 2019-09-09

Ulta's 21 Days Of Beauty Sale is back—and it starts this weekend Ulta's 21 Days of Beauty Sale kicks off this Sunday, September 1st, and it's the perfect chance for beauty lovers to stock up and save big.       ...
06:42 2019-08-30

India.Arie dishes on her negative side, beauty and ‘black-girl swag’ India.Arie has always made soul music for the soul — soothing and uplifting your spirit. But the Grammy-winning R&B artist — whose “Worthy” tour hits the Beacon Theatre on Sunday — isn’t always the saint you might expect her to be. In fact, on her “W...
04:28 2019-06-07

Lady Gaga to launch beauty line on Amazon as retailer targets cosmetics business Pop star Lady Gaga on Tuesday announced a line of beauty products exclusively for sale on Amazon in a boost to the online retailer's cosmetics business....
04:42 2019-07-10

11 beauty advent calendars for your friend who loves discovering new makeup and skin-care products Crystal Cox/Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Gifting a beauty advent calendar is like gifting a bunch of small presents at once. They're fun to open in the days leading up to the holidays, and are a great way to try new products without fully committi...
20:00 2019-10-11

Canadian pot company Cronos gets foothold in US by buying popular CBD beauty brand Lord Jones Cronos will acquire Redwood Holding Group, the company behind popular CBD beauty brand Lord Jones, for $300 million, the pot company announced Friday....
18:00 2019-08-02

Georgia woman drops, fatally injures her baby during fight at beauty supply store 26-year-old Karen Lashun Harrison was charged with felony murder, cruelty to children and simple battery, according to WALB-TV.        ...
04:56 2019-07-24

Olay Tests a Refillable Moisturizer as Beauty Industry Grapples With Its Giant Trash Problem Fresh, soft skin comes at a cost—to the planet. Specifically, I’m talking about all that packaging your favorite lotion or cream comes in, which is likely made of hard-to-degrade plastics. That’s why Olay—y’know, that bougie stuff your abuelita is al...
00:56 2019-06-07

Sashay, Beauté: RuPaul Teams Up With Makeup Maven Mally Roncal for a New Beauty Collab The icon who brought drag mainstream is now giving us a bit of the magic to bring home. Twenty-five years after he launched the philanthropic Viva Glam collection with MAC, RuPaul is once again lending his glamour to a beauty brand; this time with fr...
02:42 2019-09-19

'When I started selling eyebrow products, people thought I was crazy': how to make a billion in beauty At this year’s BeautyCon festival in LA, makeup moguls Huda Kattan and Anastasia Soare reveal what it takes to hit $1bnLast weekend, more than 200 brands and 20,000 beauty fans flocked to the Los Angeles Convention Center for BeautyCon, an annual fes...
14:14 2019-08-16

Twisted Logic: Walmart Goes Easy on Guns, But Is Still Holding Black Beauty Products Under Lock and Key On Aug. 4, an El Paso, Texas, Walmart was the site of one of the deadliest mass shootings in the history of this country, sparking renewed debate about whether the retailer should still be in the gun business. This, after its Beavercreek, Ohio, locat...
20:56 2019-08-21

Shane Dawson's YouTube Series Reveals a Side of Jeffree Star the Beauty Community Has Never Seen Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star are revealing what it's really like to live like the rich and famous. After a year of patiently waiting, the two stars have finally dropped the first......
04:28 2019-10-02

A woman decorated her makeup desk with framed screenshots of beauty YouTubers crying in their apology videos Alita007/Twitter On Saturday, a Twitter user shared a photo of her makeup desk covered in nine framed screenshots of beauty YouTubers crying in apology videos they've made. Makeup moguls like Jeffree Star, Jaclyn Hill, and James Charles were include...
23:14 2019-10-13

On the Case: 'BeauTuber' Jackie Aina Puts Her Investigative Skills to Work With Allure's Beauty Detective If you’re a Jackie Aina fan, you already know too much is never enough; which is why we’re thrilled to see the heavily followed YouTuber bringing her candid brand of beauty expertise to Facebook. The beauty vlogger is the star of Allure’s first origi...
09:14 2019-08-31

Beauty Influencer Jaclyn Hill Returns to YouTube and Says She's Completely ''Embarrassed'' Over Failed Cosmetics Launch If you're a beauty devotee or love watching YouTube videos until your laptop dies, then you may have come across beauty guru Jaclyn Hill. The long-time YouTuber and self-taught makeup......
01:28 2019-07-25

Lady Gaga is launching her long-awaited beauty brand exclusively on Amazon — and pre-orders start on Prime Day Emma McIntyre/Getty Images Lady Gaga is finally launching her beauty brand, Haus Laboratories. Haus Laboratories will reportedly be the first major beauty brand sold exclusively on Amazon. Pre-orders start on July 15 — which is also Amazon Pr...
11:14 2019-07-10

A deer smashed through the window of a New York beauty salon and wreaked havoc before running out with a hair straightener caught on its antler Youtube/ABC7NY A deer in Long Island, New York smashed through the front window of a beauty salon, caused chaos and injured one woman, before leaving with a hair straightener caught on its antler. Video footage of the incident, which happened at aro...
17:14 2019-10-07

Council funding 'unsustainable' as budgets cut by 20% There must be a national conversation about how much people want from their councils and what they'll pay, amid "unsustainable funding", researchers have said....
21:00 2019-05-29

This all-male council in Texas just voted to ban abortion Five men vote to make Waskom ‘sanctuary city for the unborn’Unconstitutional vote comes after series of bans nationwideThe entirely white male council of Waskom in Texas has voted to make the small town a “sanctuary city for the unborn”.The five men ...
21:00 2019-06-14

Kashmir: Is the UN Security Council reluctant to get involved? Although the Security Council told India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute bilaterally, it didn't call a formal meeting or issue a statement. Some analysts dubbed the response "lukewarm."...
21:14 2019-08-17

UN Security Council to meet on North Korea North Korea has conducted two ballistic missile tests in less than a week in violation of UN resolutions. The missile tests come as the US and North Korea are trying to restarted stalled denuclearization talks....
04:42 2019-08-01

City Council Candidate Says She Just Wants to Keep Her Town as White as Possible Jean Cramer is currently one of the five people running for a trio of open city council seats in Marysville, MI. Cramer is also an outspoken racist who, during a candidate forum last night, said she wanted to keep Marysville a “white community” rathe...
01:28 2019-08-24

100-year-old woman elected to local council A 100-year-old German woman has embarked on a new adventure later in life after being elected to her local town council in Kirchheimbolanden, a town of 8,000 people in western Germany on Sunday....
23:14 2019-05-28

Federer and Nadal return to ATP Player Council "The political rumblings in men\u0027s tennis took another twist on Thursday when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were elected on to the ATP Player Council along with Austrian Jurgen Melzer."...
23:14 2019-08-08

Rajyavardhan Rathore Not In PM Modi's Council Of Ministers Olympian Rajyavardhan Rathore is one of the most prominent exclusions from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, which has a mix of old and new faces....
17:00 2019-05-30

Libya: UN Security Council calls for ceasefire The 15-member bloc has called on warring factions in Libya to cease fighting and enter talks. The body also strongly condemned Tuesday's airstrike on a migrant detention center near Tripoli....
21:56 2019-07-05

Jews are at risk in Germany, says Jewish Council Germany's central Jewish council has weighed in on the anti-Semitism debate, saying the security situation for Jews has "deteriorated" in major cities. Israeli President Rivlin has expressed concern over the situation....
15:14 2019-05-26

2 first-timers among 5 nations elected to Security Council Estonia and the Caribbean island nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines have been elected to the U.N.'s most powerful body for the first time alongside Niger, Tunisia and Vietnam....
21:56 2019-06-07

UN Security Council has its first meeting on Kashmir in decades According to a UN diplomat, council members failed to even come up with a statement to the press -- the lowest level of Council action. UN diplomats said countries disagreed on wording of a statement, with some fearing any comment would escalate tens...
13:28 2019-08-17

GST Council Sets Up Panel To Boost Revenue Collection The GST Council expects the newly formed committee to look into "policy measures and changes in the law", measures to "improve voluntary compliance and improved compliance monitoring and anti-evasion......
18:00 2019-10-10

Madrid’s new rightwing council suspends low-emissions zone Protests planned as People’s party rolls back key policy of Spanish capital’s former mayorMadrid’s new rightwing city council has begun rolling back one of the flagship initiatives of the last mayor three days after taking office by in effect shuttin...
14:01 2019-06-18

Brazil reduces top environment council, trims independents RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is slashing the size of a body that oversees environmental policy, effectively reducing the role of non-governmental organizations. The decree issued Wednesday cuts the size of the National Cou...
18:42 2019-05-30

Pakistan asks UN Security Council to meet over Kashmir Pakistan has requested that the UN Security Council meet over India abolishing Kashmir's special autonomous status. Tensions have escalated in the region, which has been disputed for more than 70 years....
11:56 2019-08-14

Neo-Nazi elected to lead village council in Germany A German village council elected a neo-Nazi as their leader because he was the only one who ran for the position, a report said. The seven-member council in the village of Waldsiedlung, near Frankfurt, unanimously voted to elect Stefan Jagsch as the ...
08:00 2019-09-10

Tennis: Federer and Nadal return to ATP Player Council The political rumblings in men's tennis took another twist on Thursday when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were elected on to the ATP Player Council along with Austrian Juergen Melzer....
05:00 2019-08-09

Spanish judge blocks Madrid council bid to lift car ban A judge on Tuesday blocked an attempt by Madrid's new conservative council to lift restrictions on cars entering the city center, saying the measure should be maintained for now....
16:56 2019-07-16

Sudan says military council suspends decree on UN sites Sudan's transitional military council has suspended implementation of a decree demanding that the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Darfur hand over its premises as part of its withdrawal next year, a Sudanese diplomat said Friday....
12:28 2019-06-15

Radha Mohan Singh Not In PM Modi's Council Of Ministers Bihar leader Radha Mohan Singh, who handled the crucial agriculture portfolio, has not figured in new council of ministers that took oath along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday evening......
04:14 2019-05-31

100-year-old German woman elected to town council Centenarian Lisel Heise has secured a spot on the town council in a small village in western Germany. A passionate swimmer, she decided to stand for election in part to reopen the local swimming pool....
01:14 2019-05-28

Sudan’s military council to be dissolved in transition deal Sudan’s top general says the military council that assumed power after the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir in April will be dissolved with the implementation of a power-sharing deal reached with protesters last week...
15:56 2019-07-08

Council of Europe Restores Russia’s Voting Rights Ukraine and other former Soviet states opposed ending the suspension, which began with the annexation of Crimea. Russia had threatened to quit the group if it were not reinstated....
21:00 2019-06-27

Germany's Jewish council warns against AfD's 'right-wing extremism' The president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany has sharply criticized the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, saying that it "incites fears and promotes a climate of exclusion of minorities."...
00:56 2019-08-19

Pak Says Will Move UN Security Council On Kashmir With China's Support Pakistan says it will move the United Nations Security Council with China's support with a motion to condemn India for its decision to strip Jammu and Kashmir of its special status....
18:42 2019-08-10

UAE communicating with Sudanese opposition and military council: minister The United Arab Emirates is continuing its communications with the Sudanese opposition and the ruling military council, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday in a tweet....
22:56 2019-06-11

Prosecutors investigate VW works council boss in pay inquiry German prosecutors said on Tuesday they were investigating the chairman of Volkswagen's powerful works council as part of a inquiry into whether some of its members were paid excessively, turning him from a witness into a suspect....
20:14 2019-06-11

UN council adopts 1st measure on people missing in conflict UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved its first-ever resolution focused on the countless thousands of people missing in conflict, including over 45,000 registered in 2018 alone by the International Committee of the ...
18:14 2019-06-11

First climate assembly in UK draws up wishlist for council action Camden council officials say they intend to implement at least some of the panel’s ideasBritain’s first climate assembly culminates on Saturday when 56 north Londoners will decide on measures they want their council to enact to confront the climate c...
15:00 2019-07-19

Tucson mayor caught cursing at council meeting again TUCSON – Mayor Jonathan Rothschild used profanities near his open microphone at Wednesday’s city council meeting. The council was discussing zoning and annexation plans that may have allowed a large development near River Road and Campbel...
03:00 2019-09-06

Wu-Tang rapper RZA backs fur ban in letter to City Council The city’s proposed fur ban got a high profile backer Wednesday — legendary Wu-Tang Clan rapper RZA. The New York native collaborated with animal rights group PETA to write an email pushing city council members to “help NYC move int...
08:28 2019-05-30

First Meet Of Council Of Ministers Of New Government To Be Held Tomorrow The first meeting of the new council of ministers will be held on Wednesday in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to outline the roadmap of his government, sources said Tuesday....
13:14 2019-06-11

Press Council of India Supports Restrictions On Communication In J&K The Press Council of India (PCI) has moved the Supreme Court supporting the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir government's decision to impose restrictions on communication in the state following the......
17:28 2019-08-24

Sudan opposition says to nominate members for transitional council Sudan's opposition plans to nominate eight members of a transitional council and name a prominent economist to head a government, a leader in the alliance of protesters and opposition groups said on Monday....
03:42 2019-06-11

Tucson City Council to vote on speed limit changes TUCSON – Tucson’s city council is set to vote on some speed limit changes advised by the city’s Traffic and Safety Engineering team on Thursday. This is a result of widened roadways and annexations. “We’ll be changing s...
10:56 2019-10-10

Rapper Scarface running for city council in Houston HOUSTON (AP) — A member of the iconic rap group the Geto Boys is hoping to trade beats and rhymes for politics. Scarface, whose real name is Brad Jordan, announced over the weekend that he plans to run for a Houston City Council seat. The Office of t...
01:28 2019-06-11

Paducah Council Amends Anti-Discrimination Ordinance PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Paducah officials have approved an amendment to an anti-discrimination ordinance to protect religious liberty. The Paducah Sun reports the council voted 4-1 on Tuesday to approve an amendment for a January 2018 ordinance that adde...
11:28 2019-05-30

Acting Chairman of Council of Economic Advisers Is Named Health economist Tomas Philipson has been named acting chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, a White House spokesman said Monday....
11:56 2019-07-16

Former U.S. envoy to Ottawa wants Canada to get a seat on U.N. Security Council Bruce Heyman, the U.S. ambassador to Canada in the Obama administration, tells a Canadian audience that if reelected, Trump cannot be trusted to protect democratic values....
05:14 2019-09-26

Sudan protesters, military form new transitional council Sudan has formed a transitional council that will govern the country for three years, with elections to follow. Many Sudanese welcome a new era after months of unrest, but how serious is the military about democracy?...
11:00 2019-08-21

Sudan: Civilian-majority ruling council sworn in General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan has been announced as the head of the new council. While many citizens welcome the progress towards democracy, a group of lawyers has petitioned for reunification with South Sudan....
18:00 2019-08-21

Russia could take new U.S. troop deployment to U.N. security council: lawmaker Russia could raise the topic of a new U.S. troop deployment in the Middle East at the U.N. Security Council, lawmaker Vladimir Dzhabarov, deputy head of parliament's foreign affairs committee, said on Friday, RIA news agency reported....
21:28 2019-05-24

The Latest: UN Security Council to condemn attack in Libya The president of the U.N. Security Council says it will issue a statement condemning the attack on a migrant detention camp near Libya’s capital of Tripoli, but there is no agreement yet on the text...
00:42 2019-07-04

Inter-State Council Reconstituted With PM Modi As Its Chairman The Inter-State Council, which is mandated to investigate and advise on disputes between states, has been reconstituted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as its chairman and six Union ministers and......
22:14 2019-08-14

With ISIL down but not out, continued vigilance is key, UN Security Council told Despite ISIL’s territorial defeat in Syria, the terrorist group, also known as Da’esh “continues to aspire to global relevance”, the United Nations top counter-terrorism officials told the Security Council on Tuesday....
04:56 2019-08-28

UN Security Council to discuss Sudan’s military crackdown KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The U.N. Security Council is set to discuss Sudan after its ruling military conducted a deadly crackdown on pro-democracy protesters. The United Kingdom and Germany requested the closed-door session, set for Tuesday afternoon. ...
12:28 2019-06-04

Eritrea in the UN Human Rights Council: Fox guarding the henhouse The UN Human Rights Council regularly accuses Eritrea of large-scale human rights abuses. Yet the regime in Asmara was accepted as a member and now even chairs the world's top human rights body....
02:28 2019-06-28

Tucson council votes on sanctuary city initiative TUCSON – The city of Tucson is now one step closer to becoming a “sanctuary city”. On Tuesday Tucson city council members voted to put a voter sponsored initiative on the November ballot. City officials say the council was legally r...
09:14 2019-08-07

Tucson City Council looks into selling Hotel Arizona TUCSON – Tucson City Council is looking into selling Hotel Arizona to a new developer that would make the empty hotel into a Hyatt Regency. A third party will conduct an economic analysis for the city to make sure the sale would be beneficial t...
09:56 2019-07-11

Zionism row council worker was unfairly fired, says tribunal A council worker filmed at a pro-Jeremy Corbyn demonstration saying that Zionists "collaborated" with the Nazis was wrongly sacked, an employment tribunal has ruled....
15:14 2019-07-12

FADA Requests GST Council To Charge Interest On Gross Value Instead Of ITC The Federation Of Automobile Dealers Association or FADA, has requested the GST Council of India to charge interest on the Gross Value instead of the net Input Tax Credit Value....
20:28 2019-06-20

Facebook's Libra loses one more member as its council becomes official Facebook couldn't avoid losing another Libra Association member before it formalized the cryptocurrency's council. Booking Holding, the company behind Booking.com, Kayak and Priceline, has withdrawn from the Libra Association just before t...
02:00 2019-10-15

Barring of Moscow council candidates draws 12,000 to protest About 12,000 people have turned out to protest the Moscow election commission’s decision to reject several opposition figures as candidates in the Russian capital’s city council election...
20:42 2019-07-20

UN Security Council Without India Affects UN's Credibility: S Jaishankar India on Tuesday asserted it has a "good case" to become a permanent member of the UN Security Council and a UNSC without it affects the United Nation's credibility....
07:14 2019-10-02

City Council approves climate-controlled ‘pet harbors’ The City Council threw dog owners a bone on Tuesday by passing a bill requiring the de Blasio administration to establish a program allowing for the placement of “pet harbors” on sidewalks next to commercial establishments. The bill, introduced by Co...
05:28 2019-07-24

Key US official on Mideast peace addresses Security Council UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A key architect of the long-awaited U.S. plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace is warning that “nothing can be meaningfully fixed” until Gaza’s Hamas rulers and Palestinian Islamic Jihad renounce their vows to des...
19:28 2019-05-22

City Council votes to name Bronx street for Stan Lee University Avenue between Brandt Place and West 176th Street will be co-named "Stan Lee Way" under a bill passed by lawmakers codifying the moniker and 85 other honorary street names....
05:28 2019-07-24

Will Smith is making a mob movie for Netflix called ‘The Council’ Netflix is about to launch a huge mob biopic that reportedly tells the real story behind Jimmy Hoffa’s disappearance. The movie will premiere in theaters in November, right in time for Oscar season, and then it will be made available for free f...
01:42 2019-09-26

Algerian council scraps July 4 presidential election Algeria's constitutional council scrapped a presidential election planned for July 4 citing a lack of candidates, prolonging a period of political transition and risking more anger from protesters....
21:42 2019-06-02

Centre To Take Up Issue Of "Hefty" Tax On Hotel Rooms With GST Council The Centre on Wednesday said it will certainly take up the issue of "hefty" GST on hotel rooms' tariff in the meeting of its council as it impacts the tourism industry....
20:28 2019-09-18

AI blends with beauty products for personalized skincare, products like smarter toothbrush Thanks to artificial intelligence and augmented reality, you can get more personalized options of skincare, a smarter toothbrush and makeup products.       ...
21:00 2019-08-19

10 cool beauty and skin-care launches only Prime members can get their hands on before Amazon Prime Day Amazon Prime Day 2019 is happening July 15-16 and will last 48 hours this year. To up the ante of the event, Amazon has launched a ton of brand-new products exclusive to Prime members for a limited time. They're called Prime Day Launches, and they'v...
06:00 2019-07-04

Lady Gaga Announces New Beauty Line Haus Laboratories With Cheeky Motto: ''Our Haus, Your Rules'' Sound the alarm: Lady Gaga is launching a beauty line. The 33-year-old star is stepping into the makeup world with the upcoming release of Haus Laboratories. Like Rihanna and Kylie Jenner......
23:56 2019-07-09

What Not to Wear's Makeup Artist Reveals 7 Beauty Products You'll Want to Wear We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Get......
22:00 2019-09-21

Guterres: Security Council’s African alliances ‘needed and appreciated more than ever’ The Security Council’s strong engagement with its Member States, partner organizations and institutions in conflict prevention efforts on the African continent is needed “more than ever”, the Secretary-General told the 15-member peace and security bo...
19:14 2019-10-07

US Rep Grijalva accepting applications for Congressional Youth Advisory Council TUCSON — U.S. Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva of Arizona’s third congressional district is accepting applications for the Congressional Youth Advisory Council, his office announced Wednesday. YAC offers young adults, between ages 15 and 20 who have an outstand...
04:42 2019-09-12

"10 Years Of Debate, No Result": India, G4 On UN Security Council Reform India along with the other G-4 nations today strongly criticised the "very frustrating" developments in the UN Security Council reform process this year, expressing their displeasure and......
08:42 2019-06-28

GST Council Meets Next Week; Tax Cut To Hinge On Revenue Position: Report The GST Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and comprising representatives of all states and Union Territories (UTs), is scheduled to meet on September 20 in Goa amidst a......
23:00 2019-09-13

Woman: Hand-licking former UN Security Council president raped me twice A Rwandan woman says she was raped twice by a United Nations ambassador — who allegedly licked her hand and made other creepy advances before having his way with her in a Manhattan hotel, according to a new lawsuit. The then-21-year-old accuser says ...
10:42 2019-06-15

City council proposes overhaul of taxi medallion industry The Taxi and Limousine Commission’s failure to address years of concerns about the collapsing taxi medallion industry has spurred City Council members to take matters into their own hands. “City regulators were asleep at the switch on this issue,” sa...
02:56 2019-06-13

'Giant wombat' fossil discovered by council workers in Australia Fossilised jaw of baby diprotodon, a type of megafauna extinct for millennia, extracted in NSW by Australian MuseumA “giant wombat” fossil has been discovered by local council workers in the Monaro region of southern New South Wales.Two Snowy Monaro ...
06:42 2019-06-28

Pakistan asks U.N. Security Council to meet on Kashmir crisis Pakistan has called for an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council, saying India's revoking of autonomous status to its section of disputed Kashmir poses a threat to the peace and security of South Asia....
09:56 2019-08-14

U.S. to raise Mideast tanker attacks in U.N. Security Council: diplomats The United States plans to raise the attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman during a closed-door meeting of the United Nations Security Council later on Thursday, diplomats said....
18:56 2019-06-13

UP Lawmaker Niranjan Jyoti Retained In PM Modi's Council Of Ministers Saffron-robe clad Niranjan Jyoti was a minister in the first Narendra Modi government in 2014. She is back in the House after winning from Fatehpur parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh,......
22:28 2019-05-30

U.S., Germany slam China at U.N. Security Council over Xinjiang: diplomats The United States and Germany slammed China during a closed-door United Nations Security Council meeting on Tuesday for detaining more than one million ethnic Uighurs and other Muslims, accusing Beijing of depriving them of their rights, diplomats sa...
01:56 2019-07-03

Council on Foreign Relations faces backlash over $12M Len Blavatnik donation The Council on Foreign Relations is facing a storm of criticism after recently accepting a $12 million donation from Ukrainian-born oligarch Len Blavatnik, The Post has learned. In a tersely worded letter, a group of 56 high-profile policy wonks plea...
05:42 2019-10-08

UN Security Council Holds Closed-Door Meeting On Kashmir The United Nations Security Council on Friday held a rare closed-door meeting to discuss the central government's move to end the special status of Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan -- backed by its......
20:14 2019-08-16

Berlin Wall remnants divide council in Christchurch, New Zealand Two Berlin Wall slabs gifted to Christchurch, New Zealand have sparked division. Some city councilors don't want them sited on Victoria Square, a multicultural riverside oasis next to the South Pacific hub's Town Hall....
20:42 2019-06-14

North Korea criticizes upcoming UN Security Council meeting North Korea is denouncing a scheduled U.N. Security Council discussion of its latest test of a submarine-launched ballistic missile, calling it ‘dangerous’ and saying it will increase ‘our desire to defend our sovereignty’...
20:14 2019-10-07

Fight to criminalize foie gras heads to City Council Get ready for a big honkin’ fight. Animal lovers crying fowl over “barbarically” raised birds destined to become foie gras will face off against restaurant industry folks Tuesday in a battle over whether the city should ban the goose-and-duck-liver d...
04:00 2019-06-18

Town council votes to keep Oro Valley golf courses open ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Golf is here to stay in Oro Valley after the town council voted to keep El Conquistador and La Canada courses opened Wednesday. Back in 2014, the town purchased the 36-hole golf courses for $1 million. For several months, a ...
07:42 2019-10-03

DC council might not like Trump's tanks, but Capitol Hill politicians love them Washington's city council might not be thrilled about President Trump's decision to bring tanks to the district for the Fourth of July, but the 80-ton vehicles have long been a favorite of legislators on Capitol Hill....
05:42 2019-07-04

Oklahoma City Council approves settlement in canal death OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Council has approved a $175,000 settlement for the estate of a man who died after being electrocuted in an entertainment district canal. The Oklahoman reports that the council voted Tuesday to settle a claim fil...
02:28 2019-05-23

Pak, China Ask For UN Security Council Meet To Discuss Kashmir: Official China has formally asked for "closed consultations" in the UN Security Council to discuss India revoking the special status to Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan, Beijing's closest ally, wrote a letter......
07:56 2019-08-15

Ealing Council seeks ban on strip clubs as last venue closes The London borough once dubbed the "Queen of the Suburbs" is trying to restore its genteel reputation with plans to impose a total ban on strip clubs....
20:14 2019-09-11

IBM, India's Tata join U.S. tech platform's governing council International Business Machines Corp and Tata Communications have joined the governing council of Hedera Hashgraph, a distributed public ledger platform that aims to be faster and runs at a larger scale than current blockchain technologies, a top off...
15:42 2019-08-12

Sudan military council head says it's ready to negotiate with opposition The head of Sudan's ruling military council said on Wednesday it was ready to meet an opposition alliance to negotiate the country's transition toward democracy, after talks collapsed following the deadly dispersal of a protest sit-in....
20:00 2019-06-19

Jewish council slams Nazi-like campaign poster decision The council had accused an extreme-right party of propagating hate speech. Almost half of German Jews say they have considered emigrating following a rise in anti-Semitic violence in the country....
18:42 2019-07-31

Dutch council forces playground to close over noise complaints More than 4,000 sign petition to overturn decision, which aimed to appease neighboursA national debate has been sparked in the Netherlands after a council ordered a primary school playground to be shut for being too noisy.Questions have been raised i...
07:28 2019-07-10

DR Congo President outlines vision for a ‘more representative’ UN Security Council With Africa at the centre of many global challenges, it is time for the continent to have a seat in the UN Security Council, the President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) told world leaders on Thursday....
22:00 2019-09-26

Scottish council approves $185 million Trump housing plan A Scottish council has approved a 150 million pound ($185 million) plan by U.S. President Donald Trump's family business to build 550 houses at his golf resort north of Aberdeen, despite some local opposition....
14:28 2019-09-26

Russia halts UN Security Council statement on Syria’s Idlib A diplomat at the U.N. says Russia has blocked the Security Council from issuing a statement sounding alarm about fighting in and around Syria’s Idlib province and the possibility of a humanitarian disaster...
07:56 2019-06-04

EU council chief says Britain, Ireland see 'pathway' to Brexit deal European Union Council President Donald Tusk expressed new optimism Friday for a potential deal to allow Britain to exit the bloc, with the Oct. 31 deadline less than three weeks away....
13:56 2019-10-11

Sydney's Inner West council fully divests from fossil fuels Council wants NSW government to work with banks on financial products to make divestment easierSydney’s Inner West council says it has 100% divested from fossil fuels after a three-year process that began before the amalgamation of Leichhardt, Marric...
10:56 2019-06-06

City Council staffer caught in the act abusing parking placard The Brooklyn pol is the sponsor of three pending council bills proposing crackdowns on the placards, which ballooned from 67,297 in 2008 to 121,000 this year....
04:56 2019-07-15

City Council announces two Brooklyn community center renovations The city will finally breathe life into a pair of long-neglected community centers that are supposed to serve the residents of two struggling Brooklyn public-housing complexes, officials announced Thursday. The Gowanus Houses Community Center, which ...
05:28 2019-07-12

‘Project Runway’ host Tim Gunn backs City Council fur ban A prominent fashionista and television personality will testify in support of a fur ban proposed by City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, The Post has learned. Tim Gunn, who hosted the hit reality TV show “Project Runway” for 16 years, will throw his w...
14:31 2019-05-21

Swooping magpie shot by Aussie council after dozens of attacks A magpie "monster" that had been terrorizing people in Sydney was shot down on the orders of neighborhood officials, much to the distress of animal rights activists. ...
03:00 2019-09-04

UN Security Council, chief condemn Cairo terror attack The U.N. Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms “the cowardly terrorist act” in Cairo that killed at least 20 people and injured others...
21:28 2019-08-06

Russia halts UN Security Council statement on Syria's Idlib Russia blocked the U.N. Security Council on Monday from issuing a statement sounding alarm about the increasing fighting in and around Syria's Idlib province and the possibility of a humanitarian disaster, a council diplomat said....
10:42 2019-06-04

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
18:28 2019-08-21

Government Open To Take Auto Industry Proposal To GST Council: Minister At present, the entire auto sector suffers from a sales downturn due to several factors like high GST rates, farm distress, stagnant wages and liquidity constraints....
20:42 2019-09-06

City Council to investigate Grubhub’s restaurant-killing fees The New York City Council has scheduled an oversight hearing into the stiff fees charged by Grubhub and other food-delivery apps — setting the stage for a possible government crackdown on the sites’ operations throughout the city, The Post has learne...
06:14 2019-06-10

"Not Written In Stone": Top Official Urges UN Security Council Reform Describing the UN Security Council reform as "extremely important", outgoing President of the United Nations General Assembly Maria Fernanda Espinosa has said that the UN is not an organisation......
12:42 2019-09-17

Memphis City Council postpones Graceland expansion vote MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — City Council members in Memphis, Tennessee, have again postponed a vote on an expansion project at Elvis Presley’s Graceland. Council members on Tuesday agreed for the fifth time to delay a vote related to a plan to provid...
03:56 2019-06-19

City council member asks AG for Grubhub antitrust investigation A New York City council member has asked New York Attorney General Letitia James to open an antitrust investigation into Grubhub, The Post has learned. Mark Gjonaj, the head of the council’s Committee on Small Business, said that the “time may have c...
05:28 2019-07-12

U.N. council pushes Libya truce, tells other countries to stay out The United Nations Security Council on Friday condemned a deadly air strike on a migrant detention center in Libya, called for the warring parties to commit to a ceasefire and urged other countries not to intervene or exacerbate the conflict....
01:28 2019-07-06

UN Security Council to meet after Turkey strikes against Kurds in Syria The UN Security Council will meet behind closed doors Thursday to address the Turkish military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria. The discussion by the 15-member Security Council was requested by the five European members, Britain...
21:14 2019-10-09

American Chemistry Council lobbyist’s parting warning for Trump The chemical industry’s top lobbyist in Washington said his industry has the ill-fated honor of being one of two most affected by China’s retaliatory tariffs....
01:42 2019-07-06

County Government Council Meetings To Discuss E-Scooter Ordinance LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)–E-scooters are a topic of conversation at Lexington-Fayette Urban County  Government Council meeting. To help traffic congestion, electric scooters are being used in cities across the country, but cities like Nashville a...
00:56 2019-06-07

Paducah Council Weighing Religious Liberty, Civil Rights PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — Paducah officials are debating possible amendments to an anti-discrimination ordinance to protect religious liberty. The Paducah Sun reports the ordinance that passed in January 2018 added protections for residents who encounter d...
18:28 2019-05-24

Parliament Approves Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill Parliament on Thursday approved a bill that supercedes the Medical Council of India for two years till September 2020, with the Rajya Sabha passing the measure by a voice vote....
20:14 2019-07-04

From Jackie Aina to the CROWN Coalition, Black Women Lead Glamour’s List of Women Changing the Beauty Industry It’s our turn. That’s the message Glamour magazine is giving black women, with the release of its “Women of the Year All Year” list honoring the biggest influencers in beauty. Of the 12 women the magazine profiled for 2019, eight are black, indicatin...
04:14 2019-08-17

Pakistan PM Khan says plan to approach U.N. Security Council over Kashmir issue Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Tuesday the country was considering an approach to the United Nations Security Council after India stripped its portion of contested Kashmir of special status....
15:56 2019-08-06

Nikki Haley says Venezuela shouldn't be allowed on UN Human Rights Council Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is calling for members of the U.N. General Assembly to block Venezuela from a spot on the Human Rights Council. ...
23:14 2019-10-14

Climate Denialist to Depart White House National Security Council William Happer, a National Security Council adviser who tried unsuccessfully to create a federal panel to attack climate science, plans to leave the White House. ...
21:56 2019-09-11

City council signs letter opposing school oversight plan A majority of the City Council opposes a state Education Department bid to boost their control over private and religious schools, The Post has learned. The state’s proposal would tighten governmental authority over basic school functions rangi...
07:14 2019-10-05

FADA Requests GST Council To Charge Interest On Net Input Tax Credit Instead Of Gross Value The Federation Of Automobile Dealers Association or FADA, has requested the GST Council of India to charge interest on the Gross Value instead of the net Input Tax Credit Value....
01:56 2019-06-21

Trump orders 'substantial' cut in National Security Council staff: Bloomberg U.S. President Donald Trump has asked for a substantial cut in the National Security Council staff, Bloomberg reported late on Friday, citing five people familiar with the plans....
07:42 2019-10-05

China asks for U.N. Security Council to discuss Kashmir this week: diplomats China on Wednesday backed Pakistan's request for the United Nations Security Council to discuss India's decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, asking for the body to meet behind closed doors on Thursday or Friday, diplomats said....
23:42 2019-08-14

City council rejects proposed development at edge of Catalina Foothills TUCSON – Dozens of people packed a Tucson City Council meeting Wednesday night, voicing their displeasure over a possible development project in their neighborhood. The developer’s vision is to build a four-story hotel, an office building...
18:14 2019-09-05

UN Security Council calls for protection of persons with disabilities in conflict zones The Security Council on Thursday adopted its first-ever resolution calling on UN Member States and warring parties to protect persons with disabilities in conflict situations and to ensure they have access to justice, basic services and unimpeded hum...
01:14 2019-06-21

Ex-chief judge booed at council hearing over plan to close Rikers The former chief state judge who chaired the independent commission that helped convince Mayor Bill de Blasio to push for the closure of the scandal-scarred Rikers Island jail complex got booed Thursday trying to defend the plan to the City Council. ...
00:42 2019-09-06

Man goes viral for laughing at Trump supporter at Tucson City Council meeting TUCSON – A man is trending across the United States after News 4 Tucson’s Nick VinZant captured his reaction to a rant by a woman wearing a MAGA hat during Tuesday’s Tucson City Council meeting. Tuesday evening, Tucson city council ...
02:56 2019-08-08

UN Security Council To Hold Meeting Over North Korea Missile Tests The United Nations Security Council will meet behind closed doors on Thursday to discuss North Korea's recent ballistic missiles tests, diplomats said....
03:42 2019-08-01

Germany faces backlash over Russia's return to European rights council Pro-democracy advocates, a former CIA officer and world chess champion Garry Kasparov have slammed the German government's response to Russia's voting rights being reinstated in the Council of Europe....
02:28 2019-06-28

| North Korea warns against Security Council meeting on missile tests North Korea warned Monday it would not "sit idle" if any attempt is made at the UN Security Council to raise the subject of its "self-defensive measures," an apparent reference to its recent missile tests....
11:42 2019-10-08

Pakistan asks U.N. Security Council to meet over India moves in Kashmir Pakistan on Tuesday asked the United Nations Security Council to meet over India's decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, the Himalayan region that has long been a flashpoint in ties between the nuclear-armed neighbors....
22:28 2019-08-13

Sudan's military council studies African Union, Ethiopia's proposal Sudan's ruling military council said on Friday a proposal submitted by the African Union (AU) and Ethiopia received on June 27 is suitable for the resumption of talks with the opposition on a transition to democracy....
02:42 2019-06-29

UN Security Council condemns Taliban offensive as a blow against ‘sustainable peace’ The United Nations Security Council has condemned the announcement by Taliban militants in Afghanistan of its spring offensive, saying it will result in more “unnecessary suffering and destruction for the Afghan people”....
16:00 2019-05-21

NYC council member launches Democratic primary challenge to Ocasio-Cortez A prominent New York City Democrat filed with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) Thursday to launch a primary challenge for the House of Representatives seat currently held by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D.-N.Y....
06:42 2019-10-11

‘Now is the time to act’ for victims of violence in Sudan, ICC Prosecutor urges Security Council The UN Security Council must “seize this moment” presented by the current turmoil in Sudan, to provide justice at long last for the victims of violence in Darfur, and those who have suffered at the hands of the brutal military crackdown earlier this ...
21:28 2019-06-19

Anti-smoking group pumps $1M into City Council battle over e-cigs A national anti-smoking group is pumping more than $1 million into the City Council’s battle over flavored cigarettes and e-cigs — hoping to ride the growing wave of sentiment against them. The DC-based Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids last week ...
00:14 2019-09-09

Germany: Merkel party colleagues elect far-right extremist to local council Local leaders of Angela Merkel's CDU and the center-left SPD have been left horrified after their representatives elected a member of the far-right NPD to head a local authority. There were no alternative candidates....
20:14 2019-09-07

Hundreds storm Phoenix council meeting in response to police actions Another demonstration against Phoenix police was held at the Phoenix City Council meeting Wednesday in response to a viral video.        ...
05:00 2019-06-20

Ethiopian, African Union mediation needs to be unified: Sudan military council Sudan's military council said on Sunday that Ethiopia and the African Union need to unify their efforts to mediate between the council and an opposition coalition on the structure of the country's transitional government....
20:28 2019-06-23

Trump’s Mideast envoy blasts UN Security Council over peace process President Trump’s Middle East envoy lashed out Tuesday at the United Nations Security Council over its handling of peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians, taking aim at what he called “the constant drumbeat of tired rhetoric that is design...
05:00 2019-07-24

Trump's Middle East envoy faces resistance at U.N. Security Council A plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians cannot rely on global consensus, inconclusive international law and "unclear" United Nations resolutions, U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday, ...
02:14 2019-07-24

Venezuela: Competing US, Russia resolutions fail to pass in Security Council The second meeting of the week on the situation in Venezuela, took place in the UN Security Council on Thursday, during which competing resolutions produced by the United States and by Russia were presented. Neither text was adopted as the US draft w...
17:14 2019-05-21

DAs warn City Council that bail-reform laws will be a major fail Top prosecutors warned the City Council on Wednesday that soft-on-crime bail-reform laws will endanger witnesses and make it easier for ­foreign cartels to smuggle drugs into the state and money out. The city’s five district attorneys — and Bridget B...
04:42 2019-05-23

Sudan's ruling military council reports it has survived coup attempt Top general says plotters were trying to disrupt recent truce between army and protestersSudan’s ruling military council has foiled a coup attempt, a top general has announced on state television, saying that 12 officers and four soldiers have been a...
01:42 2019-07-12

‘No time to lose’ UN envoy tells Security Council, ‘Yemen cannot wait’ One month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing “a crucial moment” in the course of its long and bloody conflict, and on Tuesday, he again urged members to acknowledge that recent infighting around t...
20:28 2019-08-20

African cooperation on peace ‘increasingly strong’, Security Council told African countries are building increasingly strong partnerships for advancing peace and security, as well as inclusive sustainable development across the continent, the Security Council heard on Thursday, during a briefing by the UN Secretary-General...
00:00 2019-09-27

NASA Television to Broadcast Sixth Meeting of the National Space Council NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of the sixth meeting of the National Space Council at 9:30 a.m. EDT Tuesday, Aug. 20, from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, V...
01:28 2019-08-20

U.S.-China Business Council urges talks to end damaging trade tensions The US-China Business Council on Friday said millions of U.S. citizens will be harmed by the increased trade tensions between the United States and China, the world's largest economies, following the latest salvos in the U.S.-China trade war....
23:28 2019-08-23

Human cost of Ukraine conflict is growing, Security Council told The human cost of the conflict in Ukraine is growing, the UN political chief told the Security Council on Tuesday, during a briefing on the current situation in the country....
21:42 2019-07-16

U.S. envoy tells U.N. Security Council indications Iran behind Saudi oil attacks U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Kelly Craft told the Security Council on Monday that emerging information on attacks on Saudi oil facilities "indicates that responsibility lies with Iran" and that there is no evidence the attack came from Yemen...
18:14 2019-09-16

Minnesota city council reinstates Pledge of Allegiance after widespread backlash A Minnesota city council on Monday reportedly agreed to reinstate the Pledge of Allegiance at meetings, weeks after the group sparked a widespread -- and high-reaching -- backlash by removing the pledge's recital....
21:56 2019-07-16

Doubling down on racist comments, council candidate says she opposes interracial marriage Marysville, Michigan mayor Dan Damman has called for city council candidate Jean Cramer to withdraw. She says she doesn't plan to.        ...
01:56 2019-08-25

City Council pledges overhaul of public cemetery on Hart Island Often abandoned by their families and disdained by society, scores of New Yorkers stricken with HIV/AIDS found their final resting place in mass graves on a barren dot in the middle of Pelham Bay — Hart Island. They’re buried in a city public cemeter...
01:42 2019-05-31

Sudan's military council, opposition coalition sign political accord Sudan's ruling military council and an opposition alliance signed a political accord on Wednesday as part of a power-sharing deal aimed at leading the country to democracy following three decades of autocratic rule....
14:14 2019-07-17

Indianapolis council backs Pacers arena $300M subsidy plan City officials in Indianapolis are signing off on a deal for nearly $300 million in public subsidies toward renovation of the Indiana Pacers' downtown arena       ...
15:42 2019-07-17

UN Security Council offers Yemen Special Envoy ‘their full support’ Security Council members issued a statement on Monday offering “their full support” to the UN Special Envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths, after he had reportedly come in for criticism by the Government....
22:14 2019-06-11

Sudan parties to resume talks on forming transitional council: envoy Sudanese parties have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional sovereign council, Ethiopia's special envoy to Sudan said on Tuesday....
22:56 2019-06-11

City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales in NYC gains support Sales of menthol-flavored cigarettes in the Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale of menthol- and other minty-flavored cigarettes says he’s gotten enough support from colleagues to ult...
06:00 2019-09-14

St. Vincent and the Grenadines wins record-breaking seat on Security Council Following a secret ballot held on Friday, the UN General Assembly elected five countries to the Security Council, including St. Vincent and the Grenadines, the smallest so far. Also elected were Niger, Tunisia, Viet Nam and Estonia....
21:28 2019-06-07

Sudan forms 11-member sovereign council, headed by military leader Sudan on Tuesday completed the formation of an 11-member sovereign council that will run the country for a three-year transitional period until elections, a spokesman for the ruling military council told a news conference....
23:28 2019-08-20

Russia, China seek U.N. Security Council meeting on U.S. missile developments Russia and China have asked the United Nations Security Council to meet on Thursday over "statements by U.S. officials on their plans to develop and deploy medium-range missiles," according to the request seen by Reuters....
03:14 2019-08-22

The U.N. Human Rights Council Has Narrowly Agreed to Probe Killings in the Philippines (GENEVA) — The U.N.’s top human rights body has narrowly passed a resolution that includes calls for greater scrutiny in the Philippines. The Human Rights Council voted 18-14 with 15 abstentions to approve the resolution on Thursday. The ...
07:42 2019-07-12

Press Council Urged To Step In After Finance Ministry Blocks Access Several media bodies Thursday wrote to Press Council of India chairman Chandramauli Kumar Prasad, seeking his direction to the Finance Ministry to withdraw its "unwarranted restrictions" on......
07:56 2019-07-12

Brazil's Bolsonaro restricts drugs policy council, legalizes agritoxins It was a busy day for the president, who stripped the drug policy council of independent members and legalized dozens of agritoxins. Jair Bolsonaro wants tighter control of Brazil's deforestation data....
06:14 2019-07-23

Muslim Council demands apology for Cologne police 'racial profiling' Cologne police have denied that brief detentions of Ramadan revelers at the city's rail hub amounted to 'racial profiling.' Germany's Central Council of Muslims says officers need coaching in cultural sensitivity....
02:28 2019-06-06