Breathtaking images celebrate the world's best destination wedding photography

September 3, 2018@7:50 AM TFP Editor 0

These breathtaking images have been selected as the best of the best when it comes to destination wedding photography around the world. The shots were taken in a variety of stunning locations, from the tops of mountains to sites overlooking lakes, and they use the likes of New York City and the Milky Way as glittering backdrops. In other images, newlywed couples can be seen embracing in fields in full bloom, reflected in salt flats, and kissing underwater. (Caters News) See more news-related photo galleries [Read More]

Here’s What Experts Would Ask Brett Kavanaugh At His SCOTUS Confirmation Hearing

September 3, 2018@7:26 AM TFP Editor 0

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh might not want to answer these questions. More Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s nominee to fill Justice Anthony Kennedy’s seat on the Supreme Court, faces a likely contentious confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee starting Tuesday. We asked dozens of lawyers, activists and other experts what they would ask Kavanaugh, who currently sits on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, if they had the chance. Below is a running selection of their questions, categorized by topic [Read More]

4-Day Course: Power Purchase Agreement (Singapore, Singapore – November 19-22, 2018) – ResearchAndMarkets.com

September 3, 2018@7:12 AM TFP Editor 0

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Power Purchase Agreement” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. There are many moving pieces affecting the future of electric power development in emerging markets. Unlike the past Independent Power Project models, which featured standardised take-or-pay contracts – today’s market demands more innovative incentives to ensure better availability, better performance, as well as more attractive and sustainable mixtures of fuel sources. Economies throughout the region urgently need to master the key tools, models, and lessons learned for transforming and strengthening today’s electricity sector. [Read More]

Netanyahu warmly welcomes Philippines’ Duterte to Israel

September 3, 2018@7:10 AM TFP Editor 0

JERUSALEM –  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu extended a warm welcome to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday at the start of an official visit, despite being criticized for embracing a leader accused of human rights abuses in his deadly drug crackdown. The two leaders oversaw the signing of three agreements in trade, science and care-giving. Netanyahu highlighted the countries’ long friendship, how the Philippines took in Jewish refugees after World War II and was the only Asian nation to vote for Israel’s establishment. He [Read More]

Skype U-turns on Snapchat-like features after complaints

September 3, 2018@7:08 AM TFP Editor 0

Image copyright Skype Image caption The new layout of the Skype app Microsoft has announced it will remove a number of Snapchat-like features from its Skype messenger service. The software giant updated Skype in June 2017 but now says many customers feel the increasingly complicated features get in the way of its core uses, messaging and making phone calls. Microsoft will reduce the navigation options from five to three by removing the camera and highlights buttons. Many of the updates simply “didn’t resonate” with most [Read More]

Democrats’ Last Chance At Stopping Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

September 3, 2018@7:00 AM TFP Editor 0

WASHINGTON ― Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faces his biggest test this week: a panel of skeptical Democrats who plan on grilling the appellate court judge about his views on some of the biggest issues facing the country. With a growing group of presidential associates under criminal investigation and the fate of health care and abortion rights on the line for millions of Americans, the stakes could not be higher as his confirmation hearing begins on Tuesday. If the Senate confirms Kavanaugh, Republicans will cement [Read More]

Iran FM says ‘terrorists must be purged’ from Syria’s Idlib

September 3, 2018@6:56 AM TFP Editor 0

DAMASCUS, Syria –  Iran’s foreign minister said at the start of a visit to Damascus on Monday that “terrorists must be purged” from Syria’s Idlib and the entire northwestern province returned to government control. Mohammad Javad Zarif’s comments in Damascus were reported by the semi-official Fars news agency and came as Syrian forces and their allies are preparing for an assault on Idlib, the last opposition stronghold in the country. “Syria’s territorial integrity should be safeguarded and all tribes and groups, as one society, should [Read More]

IKEA apologizes after customer reports caterpillar in his food

September 3, 2018@6:35 AM TFP Editor 0

The logo of IKEA is seen above its new store in Hyderabad, India, August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Subrat Patnaik More (Reuters) – IKEA has issued an apology to a customer in the Indian city of Hyderabad after he reported finding a caterpillar in his food at the store and posted a photograph of it on Twitter. The Swedish furniture retailer opened its first store in India less than a month ago. Abeed Mohammad posted the picture on Twitter on Friday and Indian media reported that the [Read More]