British Prime Minister Theresa May should set a date for her departure next week when she meets leaders of an influential group of Conservative lawmakers to address her future, the group’s chairman said on Saturday.
GCSEs (General Certificate of Secondary Education) — an academic qualification — should be scrapped and A-levels — a subject-based qualification — should be replaced by a mix of academic and vocational subjects in England, said Robert Halfon, the chairman of the Education Select Committee.
According to a recent Pew Research Center study, 11 percent of US adults still don't use the Internet. That's a significant change from 48 percent in 2000, but the study revealed that age remains a major factor, with 34 percent of senior citizens remaining offline.
Kenya’s presidential election, planned to be held in a week’s time, has been marred by fears of a turmoil as a senior electoral official, responsible for managing anti-fraud systems in the hotly contested vote, has been found tortured and killed in the capital Nairobi.
A senior Iranian official has warned the US against violating last year’s nuclear agreement between Tehran and the p5+1 group of countries, saying any failure by Washington to abide by its commitments under the deal will cost it dearly.