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CAF approves Pinnick's request to shift AFCON qualifiers for World Cup teams

CAF approves Pinnick's request to shift AFCON qualifiers for World Cup teams

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has postponed the 2019 Nations Cup qualifiers billed for March for the five teams that qualified for the 2018 World Cup. "African teams to the World Cup will now have the March 2018 Federation Internationale de Football Association global days for friendly games after the CAF executive committee approved a proposal by Nigeria for 2019 AFCON qualifiers fixed for that period moved to October 2018", said Super Eagles spokesman Toyin Ibitoye. Consulte Mais Informação

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Opositor venezuelano foge e prepara tour global contra Maduro

Opositor venezuelano foge e prepara tour global contra Maduro

A Colômbia recebeu nos últimos meses vários juízes venezuelanos destituídos e a ex-procuradora-geral Luisa Ortega . Tendo chegado já à capital colombiana de Bogotá, a sua intenção é agora chegar a Madrid. "Quando saí da minha casa após mais de mil dias presos injustamente não pude conter as lágrimas ao ver meninas e mulheres revirando cestos de lixo, e estamos falando do país que possui as maiores reservas de petróleo do mundo e de um governo que desperdiçou uma imensa fortuna e onde foram ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Five militants killed in an encounter in north Kashmir's Bandipora district

Five militants killed in an encounter in north Kashmir's Bandipora district

Official sources said that a Joint team of Army's 13 RR, SOG and CRPf launched an cordon and search operation following specific inputs about presence of some militants at Chandergeer in Hajin. The Garud Commando Force is the special forces unit of the IAF. On November 14, one terrorist was killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district. Consulte Mais Informação

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Three of 12 missing N Korean fishermen found dead

Three of 12 missing N Korean fishermen found dead

Recently, many North Korea fishing vessels have operated in the EEZ in the Sea of Japan and have reportedly engaged in illegal poaching. Any evacuees the government deems to pose a security risk will be deported. Meanwhile a 10-day joint military exercise, involving some 14,000 US servicemen, aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the guided-missile destroyers USS Stethem, USS Chafee and USS Mustin, among others, "will take place in waters surrounding Okinawa" in southern Japan from today, the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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New call center to offer help for Kentuckians battling opioid addiction

New call center to offer help for Kentuckians battling opioid addiction

It is created to connect people with treatment options and programs. The new call center will provide referrals across the state to public and private treatment providers. Starting Dec. 1, callers can speak to a specialist from 8:30 a.m.to 5:30 p.m. (ET), Monday through Friday. During non-business hours, callers may leave a message and the call center staff will get back in touch with them. Consulte Mais Informação

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Terrelle Pryor and Jordan Reed out against Saints

Terrelle Pryor and Jordan Reed out against Saints

Pryor signed a one-year "prove it" deal worth up to $8 million, with a $3 million base salary and $3 million signing bonus, hoping to display his full ability as a wide receiver before hitting free agency again. Pryor said his injury grew worse as the season progressed. Pryor said he re-aggravates his injury every time he gets tackled by the foot. "I've been dealing with a lot of pain, but it's our duty", Pryor said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Barry Walsh Resigns From Fine Gael Executive Council

Barry Walsh Resigns From Fine Gael Executive Council

Both individuals clashed during the party's debate on the future of the eighth amendment at the Fine Gael national conference on Saturday. Barry Walsh resigned after Leo Varadkar said it would "be best" if he left the role. The former president of Young Fine Gael claimed that he had taken "political jousting a step too far" after calling women he disagreed with "bitches" and said that a pro-choice campaigner "couldn't be bothered having a baby.so she had it killed". Consulte Mais Informação

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Gerry Adams to outline timetable for departure as Sinn Fein leader

Gerry Adams to outline timetable for departure as Sinn Fein leader

The republican veteran is expected to provide further details about the ongoing process of leadership transition within the party. Gerry Adams will this evening outline a timetable for his departure as leader of Sinn Fein. Mr Adams has said he wants party members to hear of his plans first, so no advance notice has been given of his speech, but deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald has always been tipped as the natural successor. Consulte Mais Informação

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EFCC 'arrests' former SGF Pius Anyim

EFCC 'arrests' former SGF Pius Anyim

The arrest, according to sources, took Anyim by surprise as the EFCC team, armed with a Warrant, immediately executed a search on the property during which they recovered documents relevant to the investigation. "From this fund, three of the companies linked to Anyim - Foundation Years, Obis Associate and Eldyke Engineering - received contracts worth over N13bn". Consulte Mais Informação

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Hate crimes rose almost 5 percent in 2016

Hate crimes rose almost 5 percent in 2016

The total number of hate crimes in 2016 was 6,121, compared with 5,850 in 2015, the Federal Bureau of Investigation date revealed on Monday. Aurora's numbers were driven by crimes against people due to their race or ethnicity. A new Federal Bureau of Investigation report released Monday said there were 6,121 hate crimes in 2016, and more than half were motivated by race, ethnicity, or ancestry. Consulte Mais Informação

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More US Troops Arrive In Afghanistan, Pentagon Says

More US Troops Arrive In Afghanistan, Pentagon Says

Primarily at issue is Afghanistan's entrenched custom of "bacha bazi", or the sexual abuse of boys, who are forced to dress in girls' clothes, dance and have sex with older men. On August 21, Trump announced a new strategy for Afghanistan , in which he vowed to continue United States support for the Afghan authorities in their fight against extremists and to expand authorities for USA troops to target terrorists in Afghanistan . Consulte Mais Informação

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Alabama Gov. believes Moore accusers, will still vote for him

Alabama Gov. believes Moore accusers, will still vote for him

Reporters continued to pepper her with questions, however, including CNN's Jim Acosta, who asked, "Do you think [Roy Moore] is a creep?" "The President believes that these allegations are very troubling and should be taken seriously", White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters, discussing a political firestorm on which President Donald Trump has largely stayed silent . Consulte Mais Informação

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