Day: January 1, 2018

Tess Torelli January 1, 2018

Gary Gershoff | Getty Images Sinclair Broadcast Group’s subsidiary Tennis Channel rings the NASDAQ bell, led by President Ken Soloman. Sinclair Broadcast Group announced Friday it will pay a one-time $1,000 bonus to nearly 9,000 of its employees as a result of the recent tax reform bill’s passage in Washington. The special bonus will go […]

Vinnyd January 1, 2018

মেয়েদের ফুটবলে বিশ্ব র‍্যাঙ্কিংয়ে বাংলাদেশের অবস্থান ১০০, ভারতের ৫৭। কিন্তু বয়সভিত্তিক ফুটবলে র‍্যাঙ্কিংটা যে কয়েকটা সংখ্যা ছাড়া আর কিছুই না, সেটি প্রমাণ করেছে বাংলাদেশ। অনূর্ধ্ব-১৫ সাফ চ্যাম্পিয়নশিপে ভারতকে দাঁড়াতেই দেয়নি বাংলাদেশ। তুলে নিয়েছে ৩-০ গোলের জয়। বাংলাদেশের পক্ষে গোল তিনটি করেছে আনুচিং মারমা, শামসুন্নাহার ও মনিকা চাকমা। পুরো ম্যাচেই একচ্ছত্র আধিপত্য নিয়ে খেলেছে বাংলাদেশের মেয়েরা। […]

Tess Torelli January 1, 2018

Global markets nosedived the evening of the 2016 election as it became clear Trump, and not Hillary Clinton, would win. But by the time of Trump’s victory speech in the early morning hours of November 9, things had begun to turn around, and when the US markets opened the next day, stocks climbed higher. Investors […]

Tess Torelli January 1, 2018

“The president is not at the wheel of the U.S.-Russian relationship,” said Mark Simakovsky, a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center. Simakovsky formerly served as the chief of staff for Europe and NATO issues in the office of the undersecretary of defense for policy. The president has publicly claimed that […]

Tess Torelli January 1, 2018

The protests in the Iranian capital, as well as President Donald Trump tweeting about them, raised the stakes. It also apparently forced state television to break its silence on Saturday, acknowledging it hadn’t reported on the protests on orders from security officials. Trump tweet At least 50 protesters have been arrested since Thursday, authorities said […]

Tess Torelli January 1, 2018

For some, a rewarding year-end tradition is settling in with a map and a glass of wine, tallying up all the places traveled in the past year — and making a fresh list of cities to visit once the calendar resets. The editors at a variety of travel sites and publications share extensive lists of […]