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Army to ramp up road construction along India-China border

The statement also added, "It has also been chose to allot additional funds to Border Roads Organisation (BRO) for Northern Command for development of roads and infrastructure ". Four passes bordering China in the Central Sector that falls in Uttarakhand will be connected via roads by 2020. Lt. Gen. Singh also said that a roadmap for intra sector connectivity within the central sector and inter-sector connectivity with neigbhouring areas were discussed at the meet. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chinese museum displays photos of black people alongside animals

Last year, a Chinese detergent TV commercial showed an African man being transformed by a washing machine into a fresh-faced Chinese man, sparking global outrage. The curator added that Chinese people use animal/human comparisons as compliments, using the example of how Chinese people identify with the Chinese zodiac animals that represent the years of their births. Consulte Mais Informação

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Location of Texas Tech shooting delayed alert

Location of Texas Tech shooting delayed alert

According to a university statement, campus police made a student welfare check on Monday evening (local time) and found evidence of drugs and drug paraphernalia in the room. While there, he found drugs and drug paraphernalia, and he arrested Daniels for possession and took him to the station, authorities said. A Texas Tech University police officer has been shot and killed at the campus police headquarters, prompting a lockdown of the Lubbock campus. Consulte Mais Informação

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NATO's Stoltenberg urges US, Turkey to 'find solutions' to diplomatic crisis

NATO's Stoltenberg urges US, Turkey to 'find solutions' to diplomatic crisis

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation chief Jens Stoltenberg on Friday urged the United States and Turkey to "sit down and find solutions" to a crisis in relations between the two key members of the military alliance. He said there is still a united effort to try to step up pressure against North Korea. "If we have to take it, we will". The U.S. Treasury Department stepped up measures last month in the effort to choke off North Korea from the worldwide financial system by imposing new penalties ... Consulte Mais Informação

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The United States Now Plans to Leave UNESCO

The United States Now Plans to Leave UNESCO

The US withdrawal from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ) is a price to pay for discrimination against Israel , the country's UN Ambassador Danny Danon said commenting on Washington's decision. So the U.S.is itself also in arrears by about $550 million dollars in back payments. The membership of the UN carries with it a right to the membership to UNESCO , according to Article II of the UN Constitution . Consulte Mais Informação

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North Carolina prison guards dead after failed escape attempt

North Carolina prison guards dead after failed escape attempt

Local emergency management officials said about 5 p.m.it was again safe for students to return home. The prison was placed on lockdown, the fires were extinguished and the situation was brought under control, according to WTKR. "Correctional officers' safety issues have been ignored despite an assault every eight hours and we pray someone in power will finally care enough to do something", said State Employees Association of North Carolina President Stanley Drewery, a former corrections officer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Governo português aprova proposta de Orçamento do Estado para 2018

Governo português aprova proposta de Orçamento do Estado para 2018

O Conselho de Ministros de ontem foi extraordinário... na duração. A reunião começou ao início da manhã de ontem, pelas 9h30, e terminou já nas primeiras horas de hoje, embora o comunicado oficial refira uma aprovação na "quinta-feira". Mário Centeno chegou ao Parlamento pelas 23h16 acompanhado pelo secretário de Estado dos Assuntos Parlamentares, Pedro Nuno Santos, e pela sua equipa do Ministério das Finanças: Mourinho Félix (adjunto do ministro), João Leão (Orçamento), Álvaro Novo ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Supreme Court scraps one challenge to Trump's travel ban

Supreme Court scraps one challenge to Trump's travel ban

In a one-page order, the U.S. Supreme Court Oct. 10 dismissed an appeal in one of the legal challenges of President Donald Trump's now-expired travel ban. With the addition of North Korea and Venezuela, some say the administration is hoping to avoid previous charges that it is targeting Muslims from entering the country, which the president had told his supporters he would do while campaigning. Consulte Mais Informação

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Man led troopers on chase because 'it was on his bucket list'

Man led troopers on chase because 'it was on his bucket list'

Troopers stopped the driver with a PIT maneuver. Fortunately, no students were at the school at the time. During the arrest, Jones allegedly explained that he wanted to be chased because "it was on his bucket list". Troopers found nothing in a search of the vehicle. Jones was driving a vehicle that was not his and using a driver's license that was not his, troopers said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Saiba como assistir ao jogo AO VIVO na TV — Paraná x Criciúma

Saiba como assistir ao jogo AO VIVO na TV — Paraná x Criciúma

O meia Alex Maranhão começou a partida mostrando que está com o pé calibrado. Mas não demorou e o Paraná virou o jogo . Na repetição: o mesmo Maranhão abriu o placar: 1 a 0. Depois de muita reclamação, três minutos depois Igor Benevenuto anulou a marcação. Os donos da casa seguiram atacando. Falta. Um minuto depois, João Pedro , em cobrança perfeita, colocou o Paraná em vantagem: 2 a 1. Consulte Mais Informação

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