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Iran Gives Death Sentence to Mossad Agent, Prosecutor Says

The man was described as an agent of Mossad and was not identified by name. Dolatabadi said that the convict has confessed to his charges and has expressed "regret" over his role in the assassination of some of the Iranians. The convict held numerous meetings with at least eight Mossad intelligence officers, providing them with sensitive information about military sites and the activities of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, among others, he went on to say. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ranked Simona Halep beats Caroline Garcia at WTA Finals

Ranked Simona Halep beats Caroline Garcia at WTA Finals

In the day's other contest, Caroline Wozniacki was an even more convincing victor as she dropped just two games en route to a 6-2 6-0 triumph over Elina Svitolina . Although Garcia was able to claim a consolation game, it was just all too late for a comeback as Halep ultimately sealed the impressive victory in just an hour and 28 minutes, taking her opening match in straight sets which puts her in an advantageous position to qualify for the semifinals. Consulte Mais Informação

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The real cost of climate change in the United States

A USA government watchdog has published a new tally for the cost of climate change in recent years that includes eye-popping estimates for the future: climate-linked disruptions could cost the United States $35 billion per year by 2050. "My colleagues no longer have to take it from me", Cantwell said in a statement, "the Government Accountability Office tells us climate change will cost taxpayers more than a half a trillion dollars this decade, and trillions more in the future unless we ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate probes $1.2b Etisalat debt crisis

Olamilekan lamented that there was no evidence of what the company did with the loans collected from the banks. The senator, who raised the alarm that about 4,000 jobs are at stake as a result of the suspicious dealings, asked the Senate to wade into the matter because if the issue is not addressed, it will have negative implication for the Nigerian business environment and on foreign investment in Nigeria in general. Consulte Mais Informação

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Soldier accused of sabotaging wife's parachute 'was planning life with lover'

Soldier accused of sabotaging wife's parachute 'was planning life with lover'

He denies the charges against him. A man accused of attempting to murder his wife by tampering with her parachute, owned pliers used to start a gas leak by loosening a nut on a valve, a court has heard. Jurors were told an engineer called to check the leak found a loose nut on a gas isolation valve in a cupboard next to the oven. Gas engineer Michael Osborne was called to the Cilliers' home in Amesbury on March 30, 2015, at around 6pm following the leak. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hamilton grabs pole at US Grand Prix

Hamilton grabs pole at US Grand Prix

Hamilton heads Vettel by 66 points with just 75 to play for and now needs to finish only fifth in Mexico yesterday to join an elite band of drivers who have won three championships or more. 'I did not get away to a great start but I was kind of chilled about it because I know you can overtake here and it was great having that battle of trying to keep up and trying to get close . Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Federation vetoes extension of mission probing chemical weapons use in Syria

The mission's report regarding the alleged April 4 chemical weapon attack in Khan Sheikhun is due later this week, as the current mission in Syria is set to end on November 17. "Don't try to create the impression that the JIM will be a dead letter unless we adopt this resolution today", Nebenzia said prior to the vote. The Syrian Network for Human Rights said it documented at least 174 chemical attacks in Syria since September 2013 when the Security Council issued resolution 2118 for the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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NC, PDP come together to defend cross LoC trade in J&K

NC, PDP come together to defend cross LoC trade in J&K

The cross LoC barter trade completed nine years this year and the official records claim that the traders from two sides have done a business of Rs 4800 crores from Poonch and Uri trade centers. Cross-LoC trade and transport facilities are considered major confidence building exercises between India and Pakistan. According to Indian Army figures, till August 1, there were 285 such violations by the Pakistan Army, a sharp increase, while in 2016, the number was 228 for the entire year. Consulte Mais Informação

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