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'You'll have 10 minutes,' Japan warns citizens over North Korean missile threat 'You'll have 10 minutes,' Japan warns citizens over North Korean missile threat
- Мая 01, 2017

Beijing has also insisted that the deployment of the USA missile defense system THAAD, which came a step closer to full installation in South Korea on Wednesday, risks further antagonizing Pyongyang. The USS Michigan guided-missile submarine has already arrived at Busan, the South Korean military was quoted as saying. WASHINGTON (AP) - Ahead of an extraordinary White House briefing for senators, close ally South Korea on Wednesday started installing key parts of a contentious USA defense ... (more...)
Most Americans think marijuana should be legal, oppose federal crackdowns on sales Most Americans think marijuana should be legal, oppose federal crackdowns on sales
- Мая 01, 2017

Ottawa is looking to set up a cannabis tracking system to collect information about marijuana products from licensed producers, distributors and retailers - just one of a host of proposed changes to be ushered in alongside legalization. "We need to do a better job of making it more hard, at least as hard as it is to access alcohol as it can be", he said. The poll showed 94 percent of people approve the use of pot for medical use. (more...)
We are ready to pass new minimum wage bill - Dogara We are ready to pass new minimum wage bill - Dogara
- Мая 01, 2017

NLC President Ayuba Wabba accused members of the Nigeria Governors' Forum (NGF) of sponsoring an anti-workers' legislation and tagged it a move to "strangulate workers" already frustrated by the state of the economy. That is why it is a tripartite issue. "First, we condemn it in its entirety". This issue was introduced even by some cabals within the Governors' Forum at the last constitution amendment and it was defeated. (more...)
French Presidential Candidates Hold Paris Rallies Ahead Of Sunday Vote French Presidential Candidates Hold Paris Rallies Ahead Of Sunday Vote
- Мая 01, 2017

That means the higher the number of people who do not vote, the lower the threshold to qualify will be. French voters are like fish, like eels - very slippery.”. Turnout was only 21 percent at midday then and 58 percent at 5:00 PM. Ms Le Pen, who accuses the European Union of taking away France's sovereignty and hurting its economy, wants to pull France out of the European Union and the euro - which could devastate the bloc and badly disrupt financial markets. (more...)
KTR demands apology from Digvijaya Singh over 'ISIS' tweet KTR demands apology from Digvijaya Singh over 'ISIS' tweet
- Мая 01, 2017

Rao should order an investigation and punish those responsible for the "heinous crime" and if police were following his orders, he should take responsibility and resign, he said. Request you to withdraw these comments unconditionally or provide evidence, " Rama Rao retweeted to Singh's tweet. He said it was on the basis of the Telangana Police's information that the Madhya Pradesh police arrested the accused behind the March 7 Shajapur train blast. (more...)
Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without president Journalists honor press freedom at a dinner without president
- Мая 01, 2017

I'm amazed you guys even showed up. But Minhaj also took no prisoners in assessing the media , which Trump might have appreciated. Signs held up by the crowd had slogans such as "Promises made". Bush from his Saturday Night Live days to lampoon the president. So when Hasan Minhaj was selected to do the 2017 White House Correspondents' dinner , the pressure was on. (more...)
Donald Trump's split-screen America was on full display Saturday night Donald Trump's split-screen America was on full display Saturday night
- Мая 01, 2017

However, Trump broke from tradition and opted to hold a rally instead to mark the completion of his his first 100 days. In this case, they say a lot about the difference between what Trump sees and what numerous rest of us see. After rattling through a litany of what he saw as the Times' bad business decisions over the years, the real estate mogul and former reality TV star declared that the national newspaper of record was "incompetent and dishonest people". (more...)
Race tightens as vote approaches in France Race tightens as vote approaches in France
- Мая 01, 2017

This Sunday, the French go to the polls in the most unpredictable vote in the country's post-war history to choose two candidates from a field of 11 who will go through to a run-off two weeks later. French investigators are probing the case. He is focusing instead on security issues that resonate with many voters after two years of deadly attacks across the country. (more...)
Rand Paul Agrees With Trump's Inclusion of China on North Korea Rand Paul Agrees With Trump's Inclusion of China on North Korea
- Мая 01, 2017

As tension flares up, fear mongers swoop in to sound the alarm that war is imminent. The concerns seem legitimate to many. Pence, arriving after a visit to South Korea, said the USA had demonstrated its resolve with recent strikes in Syria and Afghanistan, and that "all options are on the table" but President Trump "is determined to work closely with Japan, with South Korea, with all our allies in the region and with China to achieve a peaceable resolution and the denuclearization of the ... (more...)
India to launch 'Pakistan-snubbed' South Asia Satellite on May 5 India to launch 'Pakistan-snubbed' South Asia Satellite on May 5
- Мая 01, 2017

The South Asia Satellite, proposed by Prime Minister Modi, will be launched into orbit on May 5, 2017, on board ISRO's rocket GSLV-09 from the Second Launch Pad (SLP) at Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR (SDSC SHAR), Sriharikota. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. The satellite, which will have a footprint across South Asia, will enable a full range of applications and services in the areas of telecommunications and broadcasting. (more...)
South Korean villagers scuffle with police at missile site South Korean villagers scuffle with police at missile site
- Мая 01, 2017

Trump also said that he believes China's president has been putting pressure on North Korea as it pursues its missile and nuclear weapons programs. He said North Korea poses "a grave threat", not just to the USA and its Asian allies, but also to China. "Failing to act now on the most pressing security issue in the world may bring catastrophic consequences ". (more...)
Neorealism holds off late challenge in QE II Cup Neorealism holds off late challenge in QE II Cup
- Мая 01, 2017

Describing his decision to inject a telling burst of pace into the Group One, the Brazilian added: "From the gate we jumped a little slow but that worked well as I was able to get him to relax. A Joao Moreira riding masterpiece guided Japanese runner Neorealism to victory in the Hong Kong feature race. Joao is a legend here and that was one of the best big race rides I've seen him make. (more...)
India, Turkey trade should be balanced: Erdogan India, Turkey trade should be balanced: Erdogan
- Мая 01, 2017

Turkey is not directly opposed to India's NSG membership but has been maintaining that the powerful bloc should come out with a system to consider the entry of the countries which are not signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) as also supporting Pakistan's case. (more...)
Watch the Complete 2017 White House Correspondents Dinner Watch the Complete 2017 White House Correspondents Dinner
- Мая 01, 2017

Last night's dinner marks the first time a United States president has been absent from the event since Ronald Reagan in 1981, The New Yorker reported previously . A highlight of the show was her "In Memoriam" for Fox News , specifically two of it's biggest stars, Roger Ailes and Bill O'Reilly. As for the other guy, I think he's in Pennsylvania because he can't take a joke'. (more...)
Rescues Save 2000 Asylum Seekers From Mediterranean Sea Rescues Save 2000 Asylum Seekers From Mediterranean Sea
- Мая 01, 2017

In February, the bodies of 74 drowned migrants washed ashore from the Mediterranean in Libya, as thousands tackle the unsafe sea crossing to Europe every year. The group said it had rescued at least 453 people, but more than 1,000 remained in danger. "In 2017, the sea continues to be a graveyard", it said. (more...)
U.S. criticizes Turkey for striking Kurds in Iraq, Syria U.S. criticizes Turkey for striking Kurds in Iraq, Syria
- Мая 01, 2017

The Turkish army said Wednesday that the YPG launched mortar attacks from Afrin, northern Syria , on a border security post in Hatay, southern Turkey , which it responded to "in legitimate defence". The US have provided the Kurdish-led force with weapons, training and support from special forces. It said there were no casualties, and it retaliated. (more...)
Trump attacks U.S. media at 100-day rally
- Мая 01, 2017

After the rally, the White House said the president had signed two trade-related executive orders, one for top U.S. officials to review all United States trade pacts for potential abuses and another setting up an office in the White House to advise him on trade-related issues. (more...)
Fox News Finally Fires Bill O'Reilly Over Sexual Harassment Allegations Fox News Finally Fires Bill O'Reilly Over Sexual Harassment Allegations
- Мая 01, 2017

Yet, that wasn't enough to save his job; the company said Wednesday that 21st Century Fox and O'Reilly "agreed" that he wouldn't return. Glenn Beck has weighed in on the controversy surrounding Bill O'Reilly, declaring that the Fox News Channel is likely in its last days. (more...)
MP: ATM produces Rs. 500 notes without Gandhi's image MP: ATM produces Rs. 500 notes without Gandhi's image
- Мая 01, 2017

After this, Sharma when to the security guard and showed him the notes. SBI confirmed that the incident took place, saying the notes were genuine, but probably had a printing error. On November 8, 2016, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetization, he said it would root out black money from the system, put a lid on counterfeit notes that are used to fund terror activities, and later added "push to digital economy" to the narrative. (more...)
Trump attacks media in defiant Pennsylvania speech Trump attacks media in defiant Pennsylvania speech
- Мая 01, 2017

Other Trump supporters like John Spatig, of Bethlehem, said Trump's first 100 days have been challenging because "the swamp doesn't want to be drained", adding, "The pushback is incredible". The 500,000 new jobs created during the first 100 days aren't benefitting a political party, they're changing the lives of American families. And at the dinner, they got in a few jabs too. (more...)

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