On 1st May 1886 labour unions in the United States of America chose to go on a strike. Many countries around the world officially recognise "Labour Day" as a national holiday (in the United States it's celebrated in September instead). This does not mean that work was done everywhere 8 hours, it was not widespread but the truth is that the claim of eight hours will be the only issue that will unite all the workers of the world, including different political ideologies.
Other notable artists include indie rock artist Hozier , pop singer and songwriter Camila Cabello , alternative metal band Deftones , electropop artist Sylvan Esso , the rock group Greta Van Fleet , and R&B artist Tinashe . The last day of the festival is scheduled for October 14. Childish Gambino will return to the festival, amidst his 2018 tour this fall with Vince Staples.
Weak economic data and dovish comments by BoE Governor Mark Carney, however, have rapidly cooled expectations for a near-term rate increase, sending the pound sliding from its post-Brexit referendum highs. The government reported last Friday that wages and salaries recorded their biggest increase in 11 years in the first quarter. In addition to the good inflation data, household consumption also stepped up growth pace in March.
Min Aung Hlaing also repeated the official line that Myanmar was ready to take back those refugees who could be verified as residents, as per a repatriation deal with Bangladesh. "When we raised the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army [ARSA], they said that we always discuss ARSA [when it comes to the Rohingya issue]". Myanmar's military has kept Rakhine in a lockdown since August, blocking access to independent observers, journalists and many aid groups except on tightly-controlled chaperoned ...
Bin Salman repeated a common narrative, usually used to justify ongoing colonisation of Palestine which places the blame for failed negotiations squarely on the shoulders of the Palestinian leadership as opposed to the continued occupation, settlement construction and the opposition to a Palestinian state by large sections of the current Israeli coalition led by Benjamin Netanyahu.
Citing an unidentified "intelligence source", Reuters said that "multiple missile strikes hit several command centers for Iranian-backed militias". Syria's neighbor Israel has repeatedly hit Iranian-backed militia outposts in Syria, insisting that Iran, which is hostile to Israel, is increasing its military presence in the country.