Trump issues new travel ban restricting entry from 8 countries – ABC News

President Trump has issued a presidential proclamation banning or restricting travel from eight countries, adding Chad and Venezuela and North Korea to the original list of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen. The administration is taking a tailored approach, providing a variety of conditions, ranging from suspended immigrant and non-immigrant travel to allowing travel for […]

White House imposes new travel restrictions against 8 countries, including Venezuela – MarketWatch

The White House on Sunday announced new travel restrictions from visitors from eight countries, as President Donald Trump’s temporary travel ban targeting six mostly Muslim countries gets reshaped into permanent policy. The new restrictions single out Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen. Chad, North Korea, and Venezuela were not part of […]

Red admiral butterfly sightings at their highest UK level since 2010 – The Guardian

The number of red admirals in Britain soared over the summer despite the soggy conditions, according to conservationists who said public sightings of the butterflies had risen to their highest since 2010. Results from the Big Butterfly Count show that sightings of red admirals reached 73,000 over the three-week survey, a rise of 75% on […]

Imagination Technologies’ Chinese suitor on hunt for fresh UK deals – Telegraph.co.uk

The boss of the Chinese-backed private equity firm behind a proposed £550m takeover of Imagination Technologies is already eyeing further acquisition opportunities in the UK. Ray Bingham, partner at Canyon Bridge, told The Daily Telegraph that there are other British technology businesses that it is looking at and the firm is in the process of […]

Fifa to lift ban on poppy following talks with football associations of UK – BBC Sport

Fifa to lift ban on poppy following talks with football associations of UK – BBC Sport

Scotland and England players wore black armbands with poppy symbols during their World Cup qualifier at Wembley on 17 November Fifa is set to lift the ban on the poppy following talks with the football associations of the United Kingdom. Last year, football’s world governing body fined England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland for their […]

Who are the 36 BAME people among the UK’s 1000 most powerful? – The Guardian

Who are the 36 BAME people among the UK’s 1000 most powerful? – The Guardian

An analysis conducted by the Guardian and Operation Black Vote has established that of the 1,049 most powerful people in Britain, just 36 are from ethnic minorities – and only seven of those are women. Who are they? Sajid Javid Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA Javid is the secretary of state for communities and local government. Since […]

US expands travel ban to include Chad

US expands travel ban to include Chad

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Passengers arrive at Washington’s international airport in July after the Supreme Court The United States has expanded its controversial travel ban to include people from North Korea, Venezuela and Chad. The White House said the restrictions follow a review of information sharing by foreign governments. Donald Trump issued a presidential […]