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Trump Thinks A Government Shutdown Would Help Him Politically

Trump Thinks A Government Shutdown Would Help Him Politically

If the government is shut down, the president said he would put the blame on Democrats, according to the Post . Trump has stressed the importance of appearing tough on immigration over the past 10 days in order to win back supporters he alienated by negotiating with Democratic leadership on immigration in September, two people who spoke with him told The Washington Post . Consulte Mais Informação

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Pope Uses Word 'Rohingya' in Public for First Time on Asia Trip

Pope Uses Word 'Rohingya' in Public for First Time on Asia Trip

He made the comments after speaking to some of the refugees whose desperate plight has dominated his landmark tour of Myanmar and Bangladesh. The Rohingya traveled to Dhaka from Cox's Bazar, the district bordering Myanmar where refugee camps are overflowing with more than 6,20,000 Rohingya who have fled what the United Nations says is a campaign of ethnic cleansing by Myanmar's military. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cabinet approves Rs 9000-cr National Nutrition Mission

Cabinet approves Rs 9000-cr National Nutrition Mission

All the States and districts will be covered in a phased manner i.e. 315 districts in 2017-18, 235 districts in 2018-19 and remaining districts in 2019-20. The move will be a deviation from the old practice of maintaining registers and will also help to reduce pilferage. It would be executed with the Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) as the nodal ministry along with Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation and Ministry of Health and Family Welfare which is in-charge of immunisation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Four army men dead, one seriously injured in road accident at Banihal

Four army men dead, one seriously injured in road accident at Banihal

The accident took place on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway when the victims were going from Srinagar to Jammu, they said. The four killed have been identified as Rfn/M Pawan Kumar of JAKLI from village Bachyaal Tehsil, Jammu, Rfn/M Vijay Kumar of JAKLI, son of Rattan Lal of Gho Manhasan, Jammu, Omparkash son of Badrinath of Sunetar Ramnagar Udhampur and Pawan Kumar of village Dhanwal Akhnoor. Consulte Mais Informação

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Irlanda diz querer garantias do Reino Unido sobre fronteira pós-Brexit

Irlanda diz querer garantias do Reino Unido sobre fronteira pós-Brexit

Além disso, o jornal ressaltou que a conta final do Brexit ficará entre 45 e 55 bilhões de euros. Coveney disse que o Reino Unido não pode pedir que a Irlanda "se jogue no escuro". Isso, por sua vez, provocou receios de que o Reino Unido acabaria por sair da UE sem um acordo comercial. A força da libra esterlina tende a pesar no FTSE, já que cerca de 75% da receita dos componentes do índice são gerados fora do Reino Unido. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. won't stop using cluster bombs by 2019 deadline

U.S. won't stop using cluster bombs by 2019 deadline

An worldwide treaty banning cluster bombs, the Convention on Cluster Munitions, went into force in 2010. The Pentagon had hoped to transition to cluster munitions that explode at least 99 per cent of time, greatly reducing the risks. bombing that left millions of unexploded cluster bomblets in Laos. Contrasting the 2008 and 2017 policies, Mary Wareham, advocacy director Human Rights Watch's arms division, writes that the former "recognized the need to minimize civilian harm from ... Consulte Mais Informação

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MNS workers vandalise Cong. office

MNS workers vandalise Cong. office

MNS leader Sandip Deshpande later claimed responsibility for the attack on the MRCC office. Congress MLA Amin Patel who visited the office after the attack told NDTV, "The attack on Mumbai Congress office is an attack on democracy. Soon after getting information about the incident, a police team arrived at the spot and took three people in custody. "Congress office is at Azad Maidan and hardly 25 meter away police station". Consulte Mais Informação

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SC to consider plea for national ban on crackers

SC to consider plea for national ban on crackers

Let the government and Parliament look into this. Will it not be incongruent with the right to free speech? Section 29A of the Representation of People Act provides for the registration of political parties with the Election Commission. Appearing for him, Senior Counsel Sidharth Luthra and Sajan Poovayya urged the court "that there are certain provisions under the 1951 Act which disqualify people from contesting the election and, therefore, the people who are disqualified, especially who ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Murali Vijay talks up openers' friendship

Murali Vijay talks up openers' friendship

Vijay, who is not the part of limited overs series, will now have three weeks before India tours South Africa in January. "It is tough when one among three in-form players has to sit out but senior India opener Murali Vijay is relieved that his 'off-the-field friendship" with KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan has helped him deal with sensitive selection matters easily. Consulte Mais Informação

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Missing Florida teen found safe in NY

Missing Florida teen found safe in NY

Frisina's mother called him a long-time family friend . The officer stopped the auto and found Frisina and 27-year-old Rian Rodriguez inside, officials said. Authorities revealed they had learned of some kind of "blossoming" relationship between the two. The search for the teenage girl now spans Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. Consulte Mais Informação

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Families of missing sub crew members ask Argentina to continue rescue effort

Families of missing sub crew members ask Argentina to continue rescue effort

The ARA San Juan went missing on 15 November, while on patrol in the South Atlantic with 44 crew on board. "Despite the magnitude of these efforts, we've been unable to find the submarine". The navy says the blast could have been caused by a "concentration of hydrogen" triggered by the battery problem reported by the captain. So far, aircraft have flown some 557,000 nautical miles, while ships have searched more than a million nautical miles in the frigid South Atlantic, the navy said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gilmar Mendes mandar soltar de novo acusados de propina no Rio

Gilmar Mendes mandar soltar de novo acusados de propina no Rio

Agora em novembro, dois novos decretos contra Barata foram expedidos. A ANPR criticou "a desenvoltura" com que Gilmar Mendes se envolve em assuntos "fora dos autos" e questionou a imparcialidade do ministro para aturar nos processos da Operação Ponto Final, desdobramento da Lava-Jato no Rio de Janeiro, que envolve a soltura dos empresários Lélis Teixeira e Jacob Barata Filho - que recebeu, pela segunda vez, uma ordem de soltura decretara pelo magistrado, derrubando decisão do juiz carioca ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Unusual Activity Sighted in Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) Shares

For every buyer, there needs to be someone who sold them the shares they bought, just as there must be a buyer in order for a seller to get rid of his or her shares. Titan Machinery Inc. has a 1-year low of $11.68 and a 1-year high of $20.50. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.08 by $0.12, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Consulte Mais Informação

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Congress alleges 'power scam', accuses BJP govt of benefiting four private firms

Congress alleges 'power scam', accuses BJP govt of benefiting four private firms

Adani Power Ltd sells electricity to Gujarat under long term power purchase agreements, entered through competitive bidding and duly approved by Regulatory Commission, a group spokesperson said. Surjewala claimed that the Gujarat government was buying power at a price of Rs 24.67 per unit from private power companies, while at the same time it was buying electricity from state-owned NTPC at rates between Rs 2.88 to Rs 3.17 per unit. Consulte Mais Informação

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MultiChoice launching investigation into ANN7 deal

MultiChoice launching investigation into ANN7 deal

Clearly, there is unhappiness inside MultiChoice over the deal, but a recent report (interestingly coming out of another Media24 stable News24 ) went one step further and reported that MultiChoice made payments of "R50m to R141m" to ANN7 "after the (Gupta) family seemingly assisted former communications minister Faith Muthambi in getting President Jacob Zuma to transfer certain broadcasting powers to her, something MultiChoice was lobbying the minister for". Consulte Mais Informação

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