A local pet store owner has a generous heart | monday man

A local pet store owner has a generous heart |  monday man

Curtis Otjen and his wife, Renee, own Pet Supplies Plus in Elizabethtown. In addition to donating thousands of dollars to local animal shelters, Otjen has helped pet lovers adopt more than 640 cats and numerous rabbits and dogs outside of the store. Otjen was born in Oregon, grew up in the South, and has an … Read more

On the outskirts of Doha, workers view the World Cup they built | Business

On the outskirts of Doha, workers view the World Cup they built |  Business

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Far from Doha’s luxury hotels and new World Cup stadiums, dozens of South Asian workers flocked to a cricket ground on the outskirts of the city to enjoy the tournament they helped to create. Unlike the official FIFA fan zone near Doha’s pristine corniche, this one has no $14 beer or … Read more

Nigeria hopes new banknotes will curb inflation and corruption | PA

Nigeria hopes new banknotes will curb inflation and corruption |  PA

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria launched newly designed currency notes Wednesday, a move the West African nation’s central bank says will help curb inflation and money laundering. The newly designed denominations of 200 (5 cents), 500 ($1.10) and 1,000 naira ($2.20) would also boost financial inclusion and economic growth, said Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the … Read more

The bold tactics that kept the protests going in Iran | daily express online

The bold tactics that kept the protests going in Iran |  daily express online

The bold tactics that kept the protests going in Iran Posted On: Friday, October 21, 2022 By: AFP Text size: The protests erupted in response to the death of Amini, 22, following his arrest by Tehran’s morality police for allegedly violating the Islamic republic’s strict dress code. NICOSIA: Flashmob-style protests, images projected onto tower blocks, … Read more

The bold tactics that kept the protests going in Iran | daily express online

The bold tactics that kept the protests going in Iran |  daily express online

The bold tactics that kept the protests going in Iran Posted On: Friday, October 21, 2022 By: AFP Text size: The protests erupted in response to the death of Amini, 22, following his arrest by Tehran’s morality police for allegedly violating the Islamic republic’s strict dress code. NICOSIA: Flashmob-style protests, images projected onto tower blocks, … Read more