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WB minister flouts Centre's order, uses red beacon on vehicle

WB minister flouts Centre's order, uses red beacon on vehicle

Although, Barkati had two days ago asserting his "right" to use the beacon, on Saturday he said that there was no political pressure on him to remove the light. "The Indian government has to make its own law, which it hasn't". He also slammed WB BJP president Dilip Ghosh for "filthy" comments against CM Mamata Banerjee, and called for him to be "pelted with stones and then kicked out of Bengal". Consulte Mais Informação

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Lavrov meets with Tillerson in Washington

Lavrov meets with Tillerson in Washington

On Wednesday, he will meet with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and President Donald Trump . Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's talks with Trump were already destined to be a closely watched affair, given the dire state of U.S. Yes, he's questioning why Trump allowed members of the Russian government to bring cameras and other equipment into the Oval Office. The Russian minister said there would be four de-escalation areas, including in the south, "which is a particular interest for the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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S Korea's new president 'would visit Pyongyang'

Leaders of 29 countries and senior officials from many more gather in Beijing on Sunday for to discuss Xi's initiative to expand trade links between Asia, Africa and Europe through billions of dollars in infrastructure investment. "I will urgently try to solve the security crisis", Moon said in the domed rotunda hall of the parliament building. "If needed, I will immediately fly to Washington", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jury reaches verdict in ex-congresswoman's trial

Brown faces fraud charges. When U.S. Attorney's Office prosecutor Tysen Duva observed for the court that Brown had spent $7,000 more than her income during one month, Brown had no problem giving her side of the story. Four of Brown's 22 counts are related to her taxes: one count of corruptly endeavoring to obstruct or impede the due administration of the Internal Revenue Laws and three counts of filing a false US individual tax return for tax years 2012, 2013 and 2014. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mexican woman who uncovered cartel murder of daughter shot dead

Mexican woman who uncovered cartel murder of daughter shot dead

Rodríguez, 50, was killed on the day Mexico celebrates Mother's Day, which the United Nations noted gives the murder "a chilling symbolism". Rodriguez began a search for her daughter after she went missing in 2014. Mexico's National Human Rights Commission said Rodriguez's death underscored the government's failure to keep the public safe and prevent rights violations of people working as human rights advocates. Consulte Mais Informação

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New South Korean president in calls with China, Japan leaders

Moon also spoke to Xi about the difficulties faced by some South Korean companies doing business in China facing discrimination in retaliation for the THAAD deployment. China denies it has done anything to hurt South Korean businesses. Like many other Americans who came to teach at the foreign-funded Pyongyang University of Science and Technology (PUST), Kim Hak Song was a Christian missionary who raised money from a church to come to North Korea. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump to delay decision on Paris climate agreement until after summit

Trump had hoped to announce a decision by the Group of Seven nations summit May 26-27 in Sicily, Italy, but White House press secretary Sean Spicer said it has now been put off. But Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has said the Paris pact "is a bad deal for America" that will cost jobs. However, leaving the agreement altogether, and abandoning more than 190 countries, could potentially leave the United States isolated. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump creates panel to investigate voter fraud

That doesn't mean that this commission won't serve a practical goal, because it absolutely will. Kobach is a controversial pick due to his own crusades against voter fraud in Kansas and his tough stance on immigration . Though he's not sure of a timeline of what the group is doing and when, he suspects that the commission will not find much in the way of voter fraud. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

KCNA last week described the alleged plot in great detail, saying it was hatched in 2014 when the South Korean and U.S. intelligence agencies recruited a North Korean working in the timber industry in eastern Russian Federation. Last week Pyongyang's powerful ministry of state security said it had foiled a plot by the US and South Korean spy agencies to kill Kim using a biochemical weapon. Consulte Mais Informação

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Abbas talks with Trump about peace with Israel

But the scale of that challenge was quickly made clear as Abbas repeated the conditions Palestinians have insisted on for years: the creation of an independent Palestinian state based on the borders that existed before the Arab-Israeli war of 1967, with East Jerusalem as its capital; the right of return for refugees; and freedom for prisoners in Israeli cells. Consulte Mais Informação

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Intelligence chiefs say reviewing use of Kaspersky software

ABC News and Buzzfeed News this week reported USA officials were increasingly concerned that Russian spies might seek to use Kaspersky computer-security software to spy on Americans or sabotage key us systems. Public attention on the company was renewed in December, when Russian authorities arrested Ruslan Stoyanov , the company's computer incidents investigation team leader, and charged him with treason for allegedly passing state secrets to American firms before he joined Kaspersky in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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