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Bahrain's King Condemns Arab Boycott of Israel

Bahrain's King Condemns Arab Boycott of Israel

The monarch made his remarks to Rabbi Abraham Cooper, head of the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles, at a multi-faith event last week to sign a declaration denouncing religious hatred and violence authored by the Persian Gulf nation. From 2008-2013, a Jewish citizen of the country, Houda Ezra Ebrahim Nonoo , served as the Bahraini ambassador to the USA, marking the first time a Jew represented an Arab country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Don't believe, forward WhatsApp msgs without verification: Rajnath

Don't believe, forward WhatsApp msgs without verification: Rajnath

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) will operationalise its new intelligence unit on Monday with an aim to further spruce up its efforts to tackle criminals and terrorists from taking advantage of friendly-borders with Nepal and Bhutan. The intelligence wing will help gather actionable information that will be useful for the force. He said, "It is tough to guard such long open borders, which allow visa-free movement of people". Consulte Mais Informação

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Will Low Oil Prices End Saudi Arabia's Gas Subsidies?

Will Low Oil Prices End Saudi Arabia's Gas Subsidies?

By current prices, this could result of an increase of 80% for octane-91 grade gas, from 0.75 riyals per litre to 1.35 riyals per litre - although this is still only about 26p. According to Bloomberg , the person said the government was planning to increase other fuel prices gradually between 2018 and 2021, but that gasoline and jet fuel would only be subject to a one-time raise before the end of this year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sean Spicer steals spotlight at Emmys with guest appearance

Tonight, that included former White House press secretary Sean Spicer , who is now perhaps most famous for being lampooned by Melissa McCarthy's uncanny impression . Twitter was as taken aback as the stars in attendance: But not everyone was thrilled at the "normalisation" of Mr Spicer. "I mean, is there anyone who could say how big the audience is?" "You guys love morally compromised heroes", he continued, saying that "he never forgave you and he never will". Consulte Mais Informação

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UN General Assembly: Delegates and observers await Trump speech with bated breath

UN General Assembly: Delegates and observers await Trump speech with bated breath

President Trump will this week play host at the United Nations General Assembly, where he'll tackle a series of global challenges as he faces backlash from not just adversaries but allies in an organization he disparaged as a candidate. And naturally, China and Russian Federation have done just that when it comes to North Korea as they did last week by forcing a watering down of the harshest and probably more effective sanctions against Pyongyang. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP endorses Singh for NDP leader

Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP endorses Singh for NDP leader

During their respective addresses, they have directed most of their attacks on prime minister Trudeau. The leadership candidate was in Nanaimo on September 8 to talk to supporters and party members and Malcolmson told Singh at the time that although she was still undecided between the four candidates, "I am with you and this is nearly for me one of the final pieces, is being able to see what happens in a room what's the dialogue, what's the energy and how can we translate that into ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Heavy rain to continue for 3 more days

Heavy rain to continue for 3 more days

As several trains were cancelled because of landslides near Kottayam, and the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation has been asked to ply more buses between Thiruvananthapuram and Kottayam. Travel restriction had been imposed in the high range areas. Strong winds from the westerly direction, speed occasionally reaching 45-55 kmph, are also likely off the Kerala coast and Lakshadweep till Tuesday noon. Consulte Mais Informação

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France denounces North Korea's missile launch

France denounces North Korea's missile launch

In a strongly-worded statement, the foreign ministry called a new round of restrictions imposed by the United Nations as "the most vicious, unethical and inhumane act of hostility". The Security Council this week imposed a new raft of sanctions on North Korea, slapping an export ban on textiles, freezing work permits to North Korean guest workers and placing a cap on oil supplies. Consulte Mais Informação

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Women fight for Sarees in Telangana, Bathukamma sarees set afire

Women fight for Sarees in Telangana, Bathukamma sarees set afire

In theory women expected sarees from famous places like Gadwal and Sricilla, but when in reality the quality of the sarees was substandard and purchased from Surat. "KCR should not have taken up the scheme at all, rather than insulting us with the poor quality of sarees". Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has directed officials to distribute almost 1.04 crore sarees worth Rs 222 crore to eligible women from families with white ration cards or those falling in the BPL category. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Nations options exhausted on Korean Peninsula issue: Haley

China and Russian Federation have been pushing a proposal to kick-start talks with North Korea with a freeze on the country's nuclear and missile tests in exchange for a suspension of US-South Korea military drills. China accounts for about 90 per cent of North Korea's trade and sends largely free crude oil shipments to the North. Beijing has been increasingly frustrated with North Korea's nuclear drive, but it still doesn't want the North to collapse and cause a wave of refugees to cross the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Merkel's German election victory looks assured - but the real test comes after

While the front-runner of the 2017 German parliamentary election is hardly in doubt, there is nonetheless considerable suspense as to the character of the resulting coalition. 68 percent would pick a coalition with Merkel over four more years of opposition. There is precious little difference between the main centre-right and centre-left parties and their possible coalition partners concerning policies on China. Consulte Mais Informação

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AAP to field Major General (Retd.) Suresh Khajuria in Gurdaspur bye-election

AAP to field Major General (Retd.) Suresh Khajuria in Gurdaspur bye-election

The polls are scheduled on 11 October 2017. The BJP and the Congress are yet to announce their candidates. Addressing a press conference in Jalandhar , Aam Aadmi Party leaders including Sangrur MP and AAP Punjab president Bhagwant Mann and leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira said that the decision to field Suresh Khajuria has been taken after due diligence with the Gurdaspur unit of the party and the Majha region leaders and volunteers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump critica

Donald Trump critica "burocracia" em seu primeiro discurso na ONU

Os presidentes Juan Manuel Santos, da Colômbia, e Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, do Peru, também participam do encontro. Eles serão recebidos em um jantar, à véspera da Assembleia-Geral das Nações Unidas. A comitiva do presidente brasileiro deve deixar os Estados Unidos na quarta-feira (20). Após o seminário, Temer volta ao Brasil. No mesmo dia, o Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) decidirá se encaminhará para a Câmara dos Deputados a denúncia de obstrução de justiça e associação ilícita apresentada ... Consulte Mais Informação

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