Bandar Abbas, April 25, IRNA -- Hormozgan Governor announced on Tuesday that the first phase of Persian Gulf Star Refinery in Bandar Abbas will be inaugurated by Iranian President shortly.
Tehran, April 25, IRNA -- Managin Director of Iran Zinc Mines Development Company said that more than 90 percent of Iranian zinc ingot has found its way to markets in 14 countries.
Two-foot-thick rebar-reinforced walls of rammed earth, and concrete floors stained with wine, are among the distinctive features at this Rancho Mirage compound. There are ceilings made of tin, pea
Dr. Seuss is going to sea. The Cat in the Hat and other characters from the children’s books will be part of a water park aboard the new Carnival Horizon, due to hit the water next year. On the Dr
Los Angeles prosecutors are expected to call more witnesses starting on Tuesday as they try to bolster their theory about New York real estate magnate Robert Durst: He’s a murderer who kills off a
The backtracking is likely to be welcomed by savers and older workers, but creates further confusion about whether it is only a matter of time before the plans are eventually introduced.
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Tuesday, April 25, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES What Garcetti didn’t mention Last week at his S
The insurance industry has already cracked the best ways to market to the â??unconnectedâ?? generation - the ones without their phones and laptops.
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will put in place a conciliation committee in a month in its bid to resolve highway disputes involving huge sums as claims.
The tradition of measuring a new presidency’s success in the first 100 days began after Franklin Delano Roosevelt set a high bar in 1933 with a string of big accomplishments at the beginning of hi
To the editor: Lately, the Internet has been serving up ads for T-shirts stating, “Science is not a liberal conspiracy.” That’s wrong. (“'We need to be out here': Thousands march in downtown L.A.
Mayor Eric Garcetti was Mr. Optimism last week. In both his State of the City speech and the release of his $9.2-billion budget, the mayor portrayed Los Angeles as a city being transformed by the
The border wall has some purse strings attached. I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. TOP STORIES And Who’s Gonna
To the editor: On April 11, the California Department of Motor Vehicles conducted an operation directed against fraudulent use of disabled plates and placards in Glendale, which resulted in 42 cit
To the editor: It’s always a pleasure to read about the accomplishments of young people participating in school activities, but it was especially good to see the diversity of the Granada Hills Cha
To the editor: The Trump administration’s threat to withdraw federal grants from so-called sanctuary jurisdictions is a crude form of economic sanctions designed to punish and create hardship for
To the editor: Even if the U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of Trinity Lutheran Church, whose preschool applied for a Missouri state grant to resurface its playground but was denied, on the narro
To the editor: Don’t blame France or Britain for potentially breaking up the European Union. Blame Germany. (“Macron and Le Pen are now in a battle for the soul of France,” April 23) One of the gr
NITI Aayog today shared some of the key highlights of the three year action agenda that it is preparing for the government. One of the key recommendations made by the NITI Aayog is on tackling bad l
The country is likely to produce an all-time high 273 million tonnes (MT) of foodgrain in the 2017-18 crop year starting July and maintain 4 percent farm growth, anticipating a good monsoon.
With more same-sex couples getting married, more queer people want to adopt children. The adoption process can be confusing, but queer people should know how to prepare and navigate the process. One c
A consultation for introducing a four-year first MOT failed to draw a positive response from the motor industry, but should the test be based on mileage not age?
The overall incidence of tax will be reduced with multiple existing levies, such as excise duty, central sales tax, entry tax, value added tax (VAT), and service tax being subsumed into single rate
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the release of “Casablanca,” which immortalized quiet acts of resistance against fascism at the murky crossroads that was wartime Morocco. The legendary sce
Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions dislikes police consent decrees — court-enforced settlements between the Department of Justice and cities that are intended to eliminate the use of excessive force and rac
Having a lawyer can make all the difference in the world to someone facing deportation in federal immigration court, where the law is dizzyingly byzantine. Yet only 37% of potential deportees have
Beijing, April 25, IRNA -- For the first ever, Iran emerged second major exporter and supplier of crude oil to South Korea in the first quarter of 2017.
Supermarket shelves will be left empty, factories will run short of supplies and emergency services could be hit if diesel drivers are unfairly targeted with toxicity taxes, transport chiefs claim.
DB expects the CPI inflation to be in the range of 3.5- 3.7 per cent and WPI inflation to be 5.4-5.6 per cent during April this year. According to official data, retail prices jumped to a 5- month h
Sources privy to the development have told the Financial Express that the rates will be revealed just a few days prior to the July 1, 2017 roll-out of the goods and services tax.
In a note submitted to the Central Board of Direct Taxes Chairman Sushil Chandra, the chamber said that in the absence of a provision for exemption from MAT for such a company, any plan for its revi
Wells Fargo is eager to move on from the scandal involving bank employees opening millions of accounts for customers without their permission. First, however, it has a few questions for credit car
As images of dead Syrian children flashed across his television this month in Montana, David LeBleu prayed it would finally change minds. "Could this be our chance?" he wondered. LeBleu, 73, had b
In the closing weeks of his campaign last year, Donald Trump laid out what he called a “100-day contract” with voters — an ambitious flurry of administrative and legislative steps that he vowed wo