Mundo

US Forces Raid Destroys $80m Of Taliban's Drug Money In Helmand

US Forces Raid Destroys $80m Of Taliban's Drug Money In Helmand

The U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Lance Bunch has said the Taliban group will face a very logn winter as operations involving air campaign is underway against the group mainly focusing on fincial resouces of the group. He reckoned the militants earned $300 million to $400 million annually - about $200 million from the production of heroin. He said more than 5.5 tons of opium and over two tons of heroin were seized from going to markets during the two raids. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Galaxy S9 Planning a More Secure Iris Scanner

Galaxy S9 Planning a More Secure Iris Scanner

The Clear ID fingerprint sensors are designed for smartphones with bezel-less infinity displays that incorporate a button-less experience, Synaptics said. According to a report published by The Korea Herald, Samsung will look to improve the iris scanning feature in the flagship devices from 2018 while some more budget devices will receive such advanced technology from as early as 2019. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Colorado Teacher Resigns After Posting 'I Want To Kill Children' Message

Colorado Teacher Resigns After Posting 'I Want To Kill Children' Message

I want to kill children but I am a loving Christian man who never would hurt a flee (sic) so please sit down and read", the note on Kris Burghart's projector said. In another letter to the parents, Chris Fiedler, 27J district superintendent stated that Burghart's post was unacceptable. Some parents who posted on the school's Facebook page expressed disappointment over his resignation. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Unitech Takeover By Government Put On Hold By Supreme Court

Unitech Takeover By Government Put On Hold By Supreme Court

The next hearing is scheduled on December 20. Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud considered the submission of the real estate company on Monday. According to reports, NCLT, on Friday, suspended all the eight directors of Unitech over allegations of mismanagement and siphoning of funds and asking the Central government to appoint its 10 nominees on the board. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

ISP trooper shot in the head during chase in Jeffersonville

ISP trooper shot in the head during chase in Jeffersonville

Law-enforcement officials told WAVE 3 News' Jobina Fortson that the trooper pulled the driver over in the area of East Park Place and Main Street at 7:02 p.m. The trooper was rushed to University Hospital. Jeffersonville is located just across the Ohio River from Louisville, Kentucky. Update on Sellersburg District Trooper - The bullet reportedly grazed the trooper's head. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Putin makes first comment on Trump's Jerusalem decision

Putin makes first comment on Trump's Jerusalem decision

Speaking on state television during a visit to Egypt, Putin stressed the importance of "the immediate resumption of Palestinian-Israeli talks over all disputed issues, including the status of Jerusalem". "As for the S-400 systems". "In the course of today's work we finally agreed a credit agreement which I hope, and I emphasize this, will be signed in the nearest time", Putin said, but at no point did he mention the S-400 deal directly. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Dayton To Announce Senate Appointment Wednesday Morning

Dayton To Announce Senate Appointment Wednesday Morning

Franken announced his resignation last week amid a growing cloud of sexual misconduct allegations. Arne Carlson endorsed that view in a commentary Sunday. His resignation came as a number of powerful men in politics, media, entertainment and beyond face allegations of sexual impropriety. Carlson said Franken should rescind his resignation until after "a prompt and thorough review of all allegations by the Senate Ethics Committee". Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

China gets ready for Korea conflict

China gets ready for Korea conflict

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is set to visit China this week for a bilateral summit with his Chinese counterpart that is widely expected to focus on ways to peacefully end North Korea's nuclear ambitions and fix the Seoul-Beijing relations that soured over the deployment of the THAAD US missile defence system in South Korea . Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Egyptian singer Sheema sentenced to 2 years in prison for 'inciting debauchery'

Egyptian singer Sheema sentenced to 2 years in prison for 'inciting debauchery'

The video's director was also sentenced to two years in prison in absentia. In the video for the song " I Have Issues ", the little-known singer engaged in sexually suggestive behaviour, sparking controversy and outrage in the country. Last year, three women were jailed for six months each for dancing in music videos. In a Facebook post at the time, Shyma apologised for the video and said she had not anticipated the backlash. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Tillerson to North Korea: 'We're ready' to meet 'without precondition'

Tillerson to North Korea: 'We're ready' to meet 'without precondition'

Tillerson pointed out that despite differences between the two sides, the United States is relying on Russian Federation to help solve the crisis in Syria and denuclearize North Korea. "Time will tell what was the impact of our discussions, but I think we have left the door ajar and I fervently hope that the door to a negotiated solution will now be opened wide", Feltman told reporters after briefing the U.N. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »