News Reality

US presidential politics, sliding into disrepute


American politics has always had one foot in the gutter. Slave concubines. Model girlfriends on yachts. Monica Lewinsky. But no modern-era presidential contest has been so consistently debasing as this year’s train wreck featuring Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, experts say. The race is like no other in living memory. Insults and rhetoric have reached […]

The post US presidential politics, sliding into disrepute appeared first on Punch Newspapers.

Read Full Article On
News.Az congratulates its readers on the World Azerbaijanis' Solidarity Day and the New Year.
Schedule of events in the week from 31 October to 6 November:
Almost all Morska street has been demolished in Chornomorsk town near Odesa because of a massive landslide. It destroyed the road, fences, and gardens. Several dozen houses are left on the slope and c
The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has assured stakeholders of the agency’s resolve to ensure safety standards in the maritime industry. Pe
According to the report, it has been requested to increase daily gas supplies 9.3% to 82.1 mln cubic meters
Researchers installed 5 GPS tags on 2 full-grown sea lionesses and 3 cubsResearchers at the Kamchatka branch of the Pacific Institute of Geography of Russia’s Science Academy’s Far East Department no
Riyadh and other Persian Gulf producers are ready to cut oil output by at least four percent and are seeking Russian support, Reuters reports, quoting sources familiar with the matter.
Over half a million records of Australian Red Cross patient information have been breached due to human error. Read Full Article at
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine reports ongoing cases when Russian troops and weapons arrive in occupied Donbas from Russia, despite the fact that combined Russian-separatist forc
The International Institutes of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan, said on Friday that it was working to tackle constraints militating against massive production of cassava in Africa. The IITA Deputy Direc
The deployment of the THAAD antimissile system in South Korea, which China sees as a threat, may be followed by further steps, a senior US diplomat said. It comes as Washington pushes B
The Ondo State Police Command has assured the residents of Akure of their safety from the violent protest which erupted in the state in early hours of Friday. The protest followed the Independent Nati
Photos: Peter Dada The post PHOTOS: Protest in Ondo over Jegede’s replacement as PDP candidate appeared first on Punch Newspapers.
Factional governorship candidate of the People Democratic Party, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede, on Friday urged his supporters to remain calm, saying he is exploring legal options on his candidacy. Jegede’s name
The Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) has exposed an illegal financial transaction by employees of insolvent Finance and Credit Bank, a spokeswoman for Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko
New deliveries of Buk-M3 and Kalibr missiles mask deeper problemsOn Oct. 21, on the day the Russian army received its new military technology, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that in Octo
PJSC Ukrgazvydobuvannia and French company Engie have signed an agreement on cooperation for natural gas storage in Ukrainian underground gas storage facilities (UGS).
To many, Donald Trump’s pledge to build a wall along the US-Mexico border is unrealistic. But for Jim Chilton, it’s the only way he’ll get a good night’s sleep. The 77-year-old
Prime Minister Miro Cerar has called on Minister of Labour, the Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities Anja Kopa? Mrak to meet by the end of the year the commitments made when parliament narro
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has appointed Oleksandr Horhan the head of the Kyiv Regional State Administration.
President Assad has instructed Walid Muallem to convey his gratitude to Vladimir Putin on behalf of the Syrian people
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman came forward with an address to the nation on the 72nd anniversary of the liberation of the Ukrainian land from Nazi invader
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has once again surprised the media – this time by doing a 180 and swearing off swearing. The leader says God had threatened to bring down his plane
Early training does not guarantee that the child will be fluent in the langEarlier this month Bella instantly became famous thanks to "Amazing People," a show on the Russian television. The video wit
Peter Dada, Akure Following the declaration of Mr. Jimoh Ibrahim as the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Ondo governorship election, the residents of the state trooped out in large num
The government’s approval rating has also improved from 53.6% in August to 58.3% in October
Investment fund Fondul Proprietatea (FP.RO) has reduced its share capital from RON9.3 billion to RON9.2 billion by cancelling 179 million own shares acquired by the fund.
Donald Trump says he hand-picked only the best to teach at Trump University. But dozens had checkered pasts, an investigation shows.
Ka-52K combat helicopters will use the Hermes rockets for the first timeKa-52K attack helicopters deployed on the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier will test-fire test the latest Hermes extreme-rang
Armen Rustamyan – leader of the ARF faction of the Parliament, doesn’t rule out that former leader of PAP Gagik Tsarukyan may return to politics.
Metinvest B.V. (the Netherlands), the parent company of Metinvest international vertically integrated mining and steel group, in August 2016 posted positive EBITDA of $133 million, while in the previo

Recent News

Pardew wants Palace to step up focus ahead of Liverpool game

Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew says his side must maintain their concentration for the full 90 minutes this weekend or risk being punished by a confident Liverpool side
Read Full Article

Wenger fumes over Perez injury

Arsene Wenger says Lucas Perez will be out of action for up to eight weeks after the Arsenal striker was targeted by a "stupid" challenge from Reading's Danzell Gravenberch
Read Full Article

Ranji Trophy: Hyderabad's Akash Bhandhari takes 4 wickets without conceding a run; Himachal all out for 36

Bhandari thus became the fourth and 11th bowler in First-class cricket to take four or more wickets without conceding a single run.
Read Full Article

Clinton holds lead, but pollsters say their job is harder

BOSTON (Reuters) - Many opinion polls show Democrat Hillary Clinton leading Republican Donald Trump in a tight race for the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election, but any one of four factors may make the
Read Full Article

Morning Agenda: Shunning Hedge Funds, Chip Makers Consolidate, Tech Lessons

Carlyle Group has joined the growing list of investors who are taking their money out of hedge funds. The private equity firm is instead opting for direct lending.
Read Full Article

IOC says Rio anti-doping programme a success despite problems

The Rio Olympics anti-doping programme was successful despite a lack of trained staff and resources, the International Olympic Committee said on Friday following a World Anti Doping Agency report not
Read Full Article

Azerbaijan's female wrestlers win four medals in Ukraine

Azerbaijani female wrestlers have brought home four medals, including a gold from an international tournament held in the city of Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine, Azertac reported.
Read Full Article

US warns of more antimissile steps, pushes China to back North Korea sanctions

The deployment of the THAAD antimissile system in South Korea, which China sees as a threat, may be followed by further steps, a senior US diplomat said. It comes as Washington pushes B
Read Full Article

550,000 Australian blood donors’ personal data made public after human error

Over half a million records of Australian Red Cross patient information have been breached due to human error. Read Full Article at
Read Full Article

Popular Finance

In the closing days of the campaign, Democrats hope for another year of the woman

In the closing stretch of the presidential race, Hillary Clinton is trying to harness women’s anger over Donald Trump’s behavior into a surge of support for her and other female candidates. It’s a
Read Full Article

Who oversees data brokers selling your personal info? No one

You probably already know that you have precious little privacy, and that shadowy data brokers have built the buying and selling of people’s personal information into a multibillion-dollar industr
Read Full Article

Women now account for 1 in 3 homeless people in L.A. County

After Tonnietta Mauricico was stalked and raped in Minneapolis, her attacker went to jail. Mauricico, now 40, was plunged into a three-year tailspin that drove her from homeless shelters in the Ba
Read Full Article

'This is slavery': U.S. inmates strike in what activists call one of the biggest prison protests in modern history

In his 29 years in prison, David Bonner has mopped floors, cooked hot dogs in the cafeteria and, most recently, cut sheets of aluminum into Alabama license plates. The last job paid $2 a day — eno
Read Full Article

Rising inflation hits consumers' wallets and confidence as spending power drops to lowest in almost two years

GfK said Britons were less positive about the general economic situation and that of their own finances in the coming months, with its general barometer dipping to -3 in October from -1 in September
Read Full Article

BRIEF-Creditwest Faktoring Q3 net profit slightly down at 6.4 mln lira

* Q3 net profit of 6.4 million lira ($2.05 million) versus 6.5 million lira year ago
Read Full Article

BRIEF-Vietnam's Sacombank says Q3 net profit down 69 pct y/y

Oct 28 (Reuters) - Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Joint Stock Bank
Read Full Article

BRIEF-Taaleri becomes largest shareholder in Naps Solar

* Taaleri Kiertotalous Ky will become the largest shareholder of Naps Solar Oy
Read Full Article

Russia's Rosneft says seeking permission to buy 100 pct of Bashneft

MOSCOW, Oct 28 (Reuters) - Russian oil major Rosneft has asked Russia's anti-monopoly body for permission to purchase up to 100 percent of Bashneft, a company spokesman said on Friday.
Read Full Article