Christie’s Olympic agony continues as she crashes out of 500m final
Man convicted of 44 charges in rape case 22 Feb 01:42 AM A Washington man has been found guilty of 44 criminal charges that accused him of torturing and threatening to kill a woman working as a prostitute. The Kitsap Sun reported that a jury handed down the guilty verdicts Tuesday for Jeremy Blaine Fenney, 30, after about two days of deliberation.
3 Charts to Know: Analysts Go Gaga for Glencore 22 Feb 01:42 AM For Glencore, high dividends, low debt and a thirst for deals punctuated its 2017 earnings forecast. The global commodities trader reported record annual net income of $5.2 billion helped by a rebound since 2015 in copper, zinc and coal prices.
Mexico judge rules arrest of alleged cartel boss was illegal 22 Feb 01:42 AM A judge in Mexico has ruled that the arrest earlier this week of an alleged drug cartel boss in a city bordering Texas was illegal. A statement from the Federal Judiciary Council says prosecutors had sought to have the Feb. 19 arrest declared legal, saying he was detained while speeding in an SUV in the northern city of Matamoros.
Bollywood should take a stand on temporary ban on Pakistan artistes, says MoS Babul Supriyo 22 Feb 01:42 AM Union Minister Babul Supriyo has expressed his disapproval in engaging with Pakistani artistes at a time when tensions on the border have escalated. Suggesting a temporary ban by the Hindi film industry on working with Pakistani artistes, Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Babul Supriyo on Wednesday said that like others have cornered Pakistan, and with the US just one step away from declaring it a terrorist state, Bollywood should show solidarity to Indian soldiers by not engaging with artistes from that country.