Sky News
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my son those jeans, and, yes, five minutes, he will get that. You could start selling them for - I think he looks like a builder, that builder, I do manual work, I'm macho. You'll have soft hands like man, never.
Power Electronics
an hour
Derby Telegraph
3 hours
Police are hunting three teenage girls who tried to grab a woman's handbag and then attacked her. The incident happened at a cemetery off Balmoral Road in Borrowash between 3.50pm and 4.20pm on Thursday, April 13. They got hold of her arm, kicked her and then hit her. They did not take anything but the victim suffered a nose bleed and soft tissue damage to her knee and shoulder. Two of the girls are described as being white with brown hair. One was wearing a dark hooded top with a logo...
Voice Of America
4 hours
“And yet, to a large degree, we seem to be ignoring arguably the most volatile place in Europe.” Macedonia’​s importance He called the “very dynamic and explosive situation in Macedonia” just one example of where increased U.S. advocacy and mediation will be vital to de-escalating regional tensions. “It’s not in anybody’s interest to the see the breakup of Macedonia. No one should ever, ever forget that two world wars were spawned at a bridge in Sarajevo, with the assassination of [Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria],” he said. “...I’m not predicting a world war or even conflict, but I am saying the tensions are rising and the situation is deteriorating.” U.S. and Western allies, he said, should also stabilize the region via the soft-diplomacy of aid packages targeting increased employment, youth engagement and counterterror efforts. A balance in Serbia Despite increasing political power consolidation in nearby Hungary and Bulgaria, McCain said Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic’s ascension to power in Serbia, which has long-established ties to Russia, means the newly elected president-elect will need to strike a diplomatic balance.
BBC One London
7 hours
380 married under British law in Australia. A few have taken place in other countries as well, from Azerbaijan to Vietnam. So is Britain trying to exert some soft power? We would never seek to enforce our values on other countries,.
Voice Of America
7 hours
The Washington Times - Football
8 hours
Michigan tight end Jake Butt doesn't mind people having fun with his last name. The folks at Procter & Gamble sure are. The parent company of Charmin toilet paper delivered a truckload of the squeezably soft product to him in his hometown of Pickerington, Ohio, on Wednesday. The nature of ...
BoingBoing
9 hours
BoingBoing
9 hours
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The Herald - Health
10 hours
A sugar tax risks penalising people whose genes mean they are more likely to be obese, MPs have heard.
Derby Telegraph
11 hours
Police are hunting three teenage girls who tried to grab a woman's handbag and then attacked her. The incident happened at a cemetery off Balmoral Road in Borrowash between 3.50pm and 4.20pm on Thursday, April 13. They got hold of her arm, kicked her and then hit her. They did not take anything but the victim suffered a nose bleed and soft tissue damage to her knee and shoulder. Two of the girls are described as being white with brown hair. One was wearing a dark hooded top with a logo...
BBC News 24
12 hours
leaving it to circumstances. A lot of people will vote for him by default. He is the anti-Le Pen candidate. This is a poster that Marine Le Pen has put out. She has stood down as the political leader, if you will, of the Front National. You can't see on that poster that she is the leader of the Front National, there is a blue rose, it is very soft, she looks like the mother of the nation, choose.
Sky News
13 hours
to be supporting programming candidates or people who are in favour of a soft Brexit? Or is it going to be targeting pro leaders -- leavers. It is more sophisticated than that because part of our campaign is to educate people about the idea that MPs or candidates need to stand by their principles
Global Research
15 hours
BBC Parliament
15 hours
sort of soft power that other countries would die for. Political influence, commercial contracts, based on the affection people feel around the world because of their experience studying in the UK. That's before the economic benefits. Almost £11 billion of export earnings and you would imagine that the government would be celebrating that great British success and trying to build on it to make it stronger. Not so. The rat.
MintPress News
15 hours
Design Milk - Art
16 hours
Global News
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Design Milk - Home
18 hours
Nox is the latest from Zurich-based designer Alfredo Häberli who created the portable luminaire for Danish brand Astep . The wireless lamp lets you carry it around to wherever you need light, even outdoors, and with its wireless charging system with induction technology, you can use it unplugged. Its touch dimmer offers anything from soft light at a dinner party or a much brighter light for reading, all of which makes it the perfect bedside companion. A single charge keeps Nox going for 15 hours. Nox is made up of four components: a charging base, anodized aluminum body housing the charge system, a handblown opaline glass diffuser, and a loop handle for carrying.
MintPress News
18 hours
There were a lot of businesspeople who were in favor of Britain leaving. A lot of people in the City were in favor of Britain leaving. On the whole, it was the more entrepreneurial City firms that were in favor of Britain leaving, as opposed to the big established banks and brokerage houses and so forth, who on balance were in favor of Britain staying. I think that now the debate has moved on a lot. It’s been helped by some of Mrs. [British Prime Minister Theresa] May’s speeches and by the triggering of Article 50. It’s now pretty clear that we are leaving; accordingly, business opinion has switched from trying to operate as some sort of rear-guard action to realizing that it’s going to happen. Obviously, there’s a difference of opinion. There are still some business leaders, including some in the City, who are a bit concerned and they want to make sure that we get the softest of soft Brexits.
Auto Express
18 hours
[gallery:1] The overall effect is smart and surprisingly tasteful, with the menacing face and purposeful stance lifting what is otherwise a fairly anonymous looking city car. You’ll find a selection of updates inside, too, including a set of stainless steel pedals, black and red artificial leather and extra chrome and gloss black details throughout. Again, Kia hasnt gone overboard, simply adding some extra class to the 2017 Picanto’s already logically ordered, attractive and solidly built cabin. • Best city cars on sale right now Granted, most of the trim on the doors and dash is hard and shiny rather than soft and plush, but the same can be said for similarly-priced rivals. Our only criticism is the relative lack of coloursister company Hyundai manages a brighter and airier feel in the i10 . Nevertheless, this is the most upmarket city car Kia has ever built.
Fast Company
19 hours
I dont mean being on the buddy system with themi.e., trying to get a referral from somebody you dont know I mean having coffee, Spigner explains. When you pretty much look like the norm, it can be next to impossible to stand out as a job candidate, especially when youre up against an army of applicant tracking systems . Companies may be straining to hire for emotional intelligence and other soft skills , says Spigner, but its hard to demonstrate those when everything is so automated [and] everythings onlineyour interview might even be online. One solution? This might sound a little elementary, but it works: Explore shadowing, she suggests. Spend a day. Get in touch and askif theres anyone in a department that interests youregardless of whether theres an openingwho wouldnt mind if you looked over their shoulder for a few hours one day.
The Sun Daily
19 hours
They wanted to replace 892 long buses, 694 midi buses and 396 school vans. BSN has approved 201 loans out of only 233 applications, with 20 applications rejected due to bankruptcy status The two-year replacement exercise was targeted for the 2,885 operators with ageing buses to take up a share of the RM200 million soft loan, for which they would only need to pay 2% interest. The Finance Ministry also allocated RM10 million to provide rebates of RM10,000 as incentive for down payment and a subsidy for the 2% interest.
Den of Geek
19 hours