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Theresa May calls for 'culture of respect' amid Westminster sleaze scandal

Theresa May calls for 'culture of respect' amid Westminster sleaze scandal

Mrs May's de facto Deputy, MP Damien Green, is to be interviewed as part of a Cabinet Office investigation into his conduct, after a suggestion by a female journalist that he had acted inappropriately towards her. Four Conservative MPs were referred to the party's newly established disciplinary committee over allegations made against them at the weekend. "Of course, people can be friends with their colleagues and consensual relationships can develop at work-this isn't about prying into ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Sen. Rand Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs

Sen. Rand Paul recovering from 5 broken ribs

The injuries, which the adviser said left Paul in considerable pain, appear to be much worse than the "minor" injuries that the police had reported on Saturday. A spokeswoman for Paul said he was "blindsided" by the attack, but did not provide more details. It was unknown to them whether diplomacies were an impulse for the assault, in accordance to an older aide to the senator, who spoke on the status of anonymity because the aide was not commissioned to converse regarding the episode. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dead, 140 Wounded in ISIS Attack in Syria's Deir Ezzor

Dead, 140 Wounded in ISIS Attack in Syria's Deir Ezzor

Islamic State has been driven out of Iraq after the militant group lost its last bit of territory near the border with Syria . Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi on Sunday toured Al-Qaim and raised the national flag in the town center. Abdel Rahman said that the victims had fled battles in the province, where Syrian regime forces and a US-backed Arab-Kurdish alliance, the Syrian Democratic Forces, are fighting the extremist group in separate offensives. Consulte Mais Informação

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Maharashtra minister's sexist jab on liquor brand lands him in trouble

Maharashtra minister's sexist jab on liquor brand lands him in trouble

The minister apparently made the comment while answering the concerns of the liquor industry of sales not being good despite the presence of distilleries in the state. "The chief minister should take action against Mr Mahajan for bringing women's prestige into disrepute", he said. " A year ago, the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar banned the sale of liquor despite disputes with PM Modi and the latter who was his rival then had appreciated his move, "Saamana further said adding", Now ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Congress dares Narendra Modi to put 'Paradise Papers' suspects in dock

Congress dares Narendra Modi to put 'Paradise Papers' suspects in dock

Congress mounted a fierce attack against the Narendra Modi government on Monday after Minister of State Jayant Sinha's name cropped up in the Paradise Papers. Responding to the report, Sinha, who is not associated with the companies anymore, said on Twitter, "These were bonafide and legal transactions undertaken on behalf of highly reputed world-leading organisations in my fiduciary role as Partner at Omidyar Network and its designated representative on the D.Light Board". Consulte Mais Informação

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Huawei, Xiaomi lead Chinese brands' stranglehold on world's largest smartphone market

Huawei, Xiaomi lead Chinese brands' stranglehold on world's largest smartphone market

A predicted 373.1 Million handsets were exported all over the world during the quarter three of 2017 in a 2.7% increment as compared to the similar period a year ago, IDC claimed to the media in a statement. Smaller players will find it increasingly hard to keep up with the high-spending market leaders, with Huawei and Xiaomi joining the likes of Oppo and Vivo in spending aggressively to sponsor key television programmes, including a popular hip-hop talent show, Tay said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eduardo Cunha presta depoimento em Brasília, sobre corrupção na Caixa

Eduardo Cunha presta depoimento em Brasília, sobre corrupção na Caixa

Cunha também disse que Funaro não esteve com o presidente Michel Temer nas três ocasiões que o operador mencionou em seus depoimentos -num culto evangélico, num comício em Uberaba (MG) e na base aérea de São Paulo. "Se Moreira Franco recebeu [propina], e em se tratando de Moreira Franco até não duvido, mas não foi por minhas mãos", afirmou Cunha, que admitiu ter marcado uma audiência, a pedido de Funaro, entre Natalino Bertin e Moreira Franco, mas negou ter participado de qualquer encontro ou ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Asia Briefs: Chinese tour group robbed in Paris

Asia Briefs: Chinese tour group robbed in Paris

MANILA • Philippine security forces yesterday arrested the Indonesian wife of slain pro-ISIS militant leader Omarkhayam Maute, who planned and led the attack on Marawi City, the authorities said. "Many of them [tourists] asked me to hide their bags". The Embassy said: 'The greater Paris region has reported a series of violent muggings and attacks against Chinese tourists and Chinese-French'. Consulte Mais Informação

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IONITY Set to Charge European Electric Highway Revolution

IONITY Set to Charge European Electric Highway Revolution

Known as Ionity, the partnership will see the installation of 400 fast charge points and a universal charging plug and could help facilitate mass-market EV uptake. However, CEO David Martell of the British company Chargemaster, which has a 300-station network in the United Kingdom, said the charging speed is a number that needs to be evaluated in context, noting that current models don't even have that capacity. Consulte Mais Informação

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RCOM signs MoU with Veecon Media for sale of Reliance BIG TV

As part of the deal, Veecon Media and Television will acquire the entire shareholding of Reliance BIG TV on an "as-is where-is" basis, along with all existing trade liabilities and contingent liabilities, it said. The deal is subject to requisite approvals from licensors, regulatory authorities and lenders of RCom . Loss-making telecom operator Reliance Communications will shut down voice call service from December 1 and its customers can move to other networks by the end of the year, as ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Shameless thief swipes Poppy Appeal cash

Shameless thief swipes Poppy Appeal cash

CCTV catches a shameless suspect swiping a British Legion charity tin from a pub near Blackpool by shoving it down his trousers. "The veterans need every penny they get nowadays because there's no government funding for them any more". A thug was filmed as he stole a Poppy Appeal tin from a pub and stuffed it down his pants in this shocking video. "We won't get a penny because, I know we won't, but we'll see what we can to raise more funds and make up for the loss for the Legion". Consulte Mais Informação

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Lorry driver caught 'boiling kettle' on dashboard in Surrey

Lorry driver caught 'boiling kettle' on dashboard in Surrey

Police are using an unmarked HGV lorry to scour Britain's motorways and catch drivers doing risky things being the wheel. The position of the cab in the lorry allowed police to see inside vehicles on motorways and busy A roads. Shocking footage released by Highways England today shows the trucker distracted from the road with no way to halt his huge wagon quickly. There were also 113 prosecutions for more serious offences. Consulte Mais Informação

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