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Be fair and non-discriminatory: Rahul responds to EC notice Be fair and non-discriminatory: Rahul responds to EC notice
- Мая 12, 2019

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Trump ‘impeaching himself through obstruction and ignoring subpoenas’
- Мая 12, 2019

Reached for comment about the request, McGahn's lawyer, William Burck, said: "We did not perceive it as any kind of threat or something sinister". In Mueller's long-awaited report on Russian interference in the 2016 election, Mueller did not make a judgment on whether Mr. (more...)
Venezuela: Maduro regime has 'kidnapped' national assembly vice president, says Guaidó Venezuela: Maduro regime has 'kidnapped' national assembly vice president, says Guaidó
- Мая 12, 2019

Government officials announced that Zambrano and several other lawmakers were under investigation for treason and instigating an insurrection. Two Venezuelan lawmakers sought refuge at foreign embassies in Caracas on Thursday, as the government of President Nicolas Maduro cracked down on Guaido's allies who supported his attempted uprising last week. (more...)
School bus driver saves student from being struck by speeding vehicle School bus driver saves student from being struck by speeding vehicle
- Мая 12, 2019

The New York State Legislature has passed a bill to put cameras on school bus stop sign arms. The footage has gone viral with over 10,000 "shares" and hundreds of comments praising Ms Call. Loomis said he also showed the heart-stopping footage to the student's parents. "It was very alarming for them to see how close this was to being a tragedy". (more...)
Trump Jr. seen resisting Senate panel subpoena
- Мая 12, 2019

Donald Trump Jr . may be headed for jail if he refuses to honor a Senate subpoena. Two people familiar with the subpoena tell The Associated Press that lawmakers want to ask the younger Trump about his 2017 testimony regarding its probe into Russian election interference. (more...)
Pentagon to transfer US$1.5 billion to border wall from Afghan forces Pentagon to transfer US$1.5 billion to border wall from Afghan forces
- Мая 12, 2019

This post has been updated with additional information . He declared a national emergency in order to redirect funding to build a border wall without Congress' approval, and his fellow Republicans in Congress sustained his veto of legislation that would have stopped it. (more...)
Chaotic scenes in Hong Kong over extradition law Chaotic scenes in Hong Kong over extradition law
- Мая 12, 2019

The bill, which is still under consideration, would allow transfers on a case-by-case basis to all jurisdictions that the city is yet to sign an extradition deal with, including Taiwan and mainland China, the South China Morning Post reported. (more...)
Pras Pleads Not Guilty In Campaign Finance Embezzlement Case Pras Pleads Not Guilty In Campaign Finance Embezzlement Case
- Мая 12, 2019

Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs also found itself entangled in the 1MDB scandal , which the US Department of Justice has been investigating since early 2016. The Justice Department argued that the funds came into the country during a six-month winder between June and November 2012. Higginbotham has pleaded guilty in that case; Michel told Bloomberg News through his lawyer that he is innocent of the charges. (more...)
Pakistan attack: Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Balochistan Pakistan attack: Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Balochistan
- Мая 12, 2019

The terrorists have been encircled by security forces in the staircase leading to the top floor. All the foreign and local guests staying in the hotel have been safely evacuated, said Balochistan Information Minister Zahoor Buledi. At present, China and Pakistan are jointly developing Gwadar port to facilitate trade between the two countries. The provincial police chief further said that "the attackers may have come in a boat to launch the attack". (more...)
Trump 'very surprised' by son's subpoena in Russian Federation probe Trump 'very surprised' by son's subpoena in Russian Federation probe
- Мая 12, 2019

ABC News also reminded us that, in addition to his prior testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Trump Jr. also met with the Senate Judiciary Committee in September of 2017 for more than five hours and with the House Intelligence Committee for more than eight hours in December of 2017. (more...)
Pope changes Church law to make reporting sex abuse obligatory Pope changes Church law to make reporting sex abuse obligatory
- Мая 12, 2019

Bishops' conferences must establish a fund by which to finance the investigation of sexual abuse allegations. Top Vatican official Cardinal Marc Ouellet told the Vatican's in-house newspaper the mandatory reporting requirement was the most important element in the new rules. (more...)
Tip triggers haul of 1,000 guns at mansion of Getty ex-mistress Tip triggers haul of 1,000 guns at mansion of Getty ex-mistress
- Мая 12, 2019

Shortly after, authorities arrested Girard Saenz inside the home on suspicion of distributing, transporting, importing, selling, or lending an assault weapon . Archives from a newspaper in San Diego's Coronado area from 1993 note that the business specialized in architectural environmental lighting and landscape design. (more...)
China Trade: Both sides agree to meet in Beijing for talks China Trade: Both sides agree to meet in Beijing for talks
- Мая 11, 2019

While they did not set a date to resume talks, a Group of 20 summit slated for late June in Osaka, Japan, will provide a chance for Trump and Xi to meet. The Chinese statement added that talks between the US and China are ongoing and there was hope the two sides could still "work together to resolve existing issues". (more...)
US sends assault ship, missiles to Mideast amid Iran 'threat' US sends assault ship, missiles to Mideast amid Iran 'threat'
- Мая 11, 2019

The senior official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss the matter, described the threats as "real and credible", but declined to provide additional details, saying they are classified. Millions of barrels of oil pass daily through the various bottlenecks from Middle East oil producers to global markets. Iran dismissed the deployment of the Lincoln as old news, but followed it with an announcement that it would suspend some of its commitments under the landmark 2015 nuclear ... (more...)
Trump jokes after rally attendee's suggestion to 'shoot' migrants at the border Trump jokes after rally attendee's suggestion to 'shoot' migrants at the border
- Мая 11, 2019

Predictably, the president's supporters will point out that the comic moment was preceded by the president - in noting the hard task facing border agents - said, "And don't forget we don't let them and we can't let them use weapons". "Only in the Panhandle!" "This is what endorsing and promoting violence against immigrants looks like". "Though Trump didn't explicitly endorse the suggestion to shoot migrants, his joking response raised concerns that he was tacitly encouraging extrajudicial ... (more...)
North Korea leader Kim Jong Un oversaw Thursday's strike drill: KCNA North Korea leader Kim Jong Un oversaw Thursday's strike drill: KCNA
- Мая 11, 2019

One of the missiles flew 420 km, and the other 270 km. "The debris generated by the launch in North Korea is a virtual match of a launch of Iskander conducted by Russian Federation", it said. "Our position in regards to North Korea is going to continue to be the maximum pressure campaign". North Korea wants widespread sanctions relief in return for disarmament steps that the USA has apparently seen as insufficient. (more...)
Ousted Istanbul mayor to stand in election re-run -main opposition Ousted Istanbul mayor to stand in election re-run -main opposition
- Мая 11, 2019

FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during the opening ceremony of Grand Camlica Mosque in Istanbul , Turkey, May 3, 2019. The loss of Turkey's economic hub was a major setback for Erdogan and his party, which has relied on the city's financial resources to maintain networks of patronage. (more...)
European Union Plans its Future in Sibiu, Rumania European Union Plans its Future in Sibiu, Rumania
- Мая 11, 2019

European Council President Donald Tusk announced late Thursday that he would convene a meeting with the leaders of the European Union (EU) member states on May 28 to establish procedures for appointing new EU leadership. Other EU leaders were also given plenty of attention as crowds waited for them outside the main summit venue. Politico added that departmental officers "immediately recognized the electricity of Barclay's remarks" and moved to play down their effect, claiming that the ... (more...)
Venezuela sparks Trump’s OUTRAGE as Maduro arrests Guaido’s deputy Venezuela sparks Trump’s OUTRAGE as Maduro arrests Guaido’s deputy
- Мая 11, 2019

Edgar Zambrano, the deputy speaker of the opposition-majority National Assembly, was jailed for "the flagrant commission of the crimes of treason, conspiracy and civil rebellion", the court said. U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has threatened Maduro's government with a harsh response should it ever detain Guaido. "We take it as a given that the regime is going to keep escalating its repression", Guaido said at a news conference, referring to Zambrano's arrest. (more...)
Giuliani Plans Trip to Ukraine to Push For Probes Into Democrats
- Мая 10, 2019

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