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Is it time to help workers whose livelihood depends on tips?

Is it time to help workers whose livelihood depends on tips?

Daily and weekly fluctuations in tips can make it difficult for workers to know whether or not they're being underpaid, and it's also difficult for employers to keep track of their employees' tips, in turn making it more difficult for employers to know whether or not they're meeting their obligations.


Christmas and New Year bin collection details in Leeds

Christmas and New Year bin collection details in Leeds

Now the council's Waste and Recycling Team have confirmed that collections will go back to normal next week and are urging households to put out their recycling and waste on their collection day. The City of Mandurah has issued a new timetable for bin collections next week. You can put it in your green bin - just chop it into small pieces, remove the wooden block from the base of the tree as and take off any lights and decorations.


Everything we know so far — SHEFFIELD TERROR PLOT

Everything we know so far — SHEFFIELD TERROR PLOT

West Yorkshire police said the plans for the attack were already at an advanced stage and connected to a Christmas target. David Hartley, assistant chief constable of South Yorkshire Police, said: "We are working very closely with our colleagues in the North East Counter Terrorism Policing Unit with our shared commitment to find and tackle those that want to cause harm".


Rob Gronkowski, Danny Amendola Team Up For Awesome Scholarship Surprise Video

Rob Gronkowski, Danny Amendola Team Up For Awesome Scholarship Surprise Video

Christmas came early for this Texas Tech walk-on. He finished with 42 tackles, sixth-best on the team, and also had eight pass deflections, four breakups, forced four fumbles and recovered one fumble. Joined by Patriots teammate Rob Gronkowski, New England's dynamic duo delivered Parker the early Christmas present via FaceTime. Parker began his career at Texas Lutheran before transferring to Texas Tech and walking on.


Hindu Jagran Manch warns schools against Christmas celebrations

Hindu Jagran Manch warns schools against Christmas celebrations

The Hindu Jagran Manch (HJM) sent letters on Monday to schools where the majority of students are Hindus, asking them not to celebrate Christmas and threatened, if they did so, it would be at their own risk. They emphasised if they receive such letter, they will approach the police and district administration. Senior Superintendent of Police Rajesh Pandey reportedly told news agency IANS that there was no question of allowing anyone or any group to disrupt any festivities at the city ...


Maryam Nawaz Sharif named among 11 most powerful women of the world

Maryam Nawaz Sharif named among 11 most powerful women of the world

In Tuesday's hearing, the prosecution presented a witness, Yasir Bashir, a branch manager for a private bank. Reacting to Nawaz's statements given to media on the occasion of his appearance in the accountability court (AC) here Tuesday, PPP spokesman Chaudhry Manzoor said, "Nawaz Sharif has started screaming only after his fifth appearance in the court".