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Erica Garner Reportedly in Critical Condition Following a Heart Attack

Erica Garner Reportedly in Critical Condition Following a Heart Attack

Erica Garner - an activist for social justice and the eldest daughter of the man who died from a police choke hold in NY in 2014 - died on Saturday days after suffering a heart attack , according to her official Twitter account . Eric Garner's death drew condemnation from the Black Lives Matter movement and led New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to reexamine the department's use-of-force policy and neighborhood policing program. Consulte Mais Informação

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Indian Economy Slowed Down, but It Will Continue Growing

Indian Economy Slowed Down, but It Will Continue Growing

Jaitley said as per information available from Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the gross bank credit (outstanding) for agriculture and allied sectors was Rs9,923.87 billion as of 2016-17 as against Rs8,829.42 billion as on 2015-16. "The government has taken various initiatives to boost the. economy", including "a fillip to manufacturing, measures for transport and power sectors, . Consulte Mais Informação

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Zimbabwe's Coup Plotter ex-army chief Constantino Chiwenga sworn in as VP

Zimbabwe's Coup Plotter ex-army chief Constantino Chiwenga sworn in as VP

Chiwenga retired from the military this month. Mugabe, 93, was ousted from power after the military stepped in following internal feuding and factionalism that had escalated in the ruling ZANU-PF party over who would succeed him. He said both of them should work to uplift the generality of Zimbabweans and their home areas. Chiwenga vowed to "work as a team" and "deliver". The next day tanks rolled onto the streets of the capital. Consulte Mais Informação

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Obama beats Trump to be named the most admired man in US

Obama beats Trump to be named the most admired man in US

Hillary Clinton , for the 16th consecutive year, was the most admired woman by Americans. Seventeen percent of those polled said Obama was the man they admired most, compared to 14 percent who picked current President Donald Trump . Eisenhower. A day before that, a Pew Research Center poll conducted between November 29 - December 4 revealed an approval rate of 32 percent, which they noted declined over the course of his first presidential year. Consulte Mais Informação

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National Basketball Association apology for 'Palestine' wording after Israel complaint

National Basketball Association apology for 'Palestine' wording after Israel complaint

Minister Miri Regev lashed out at the designation in an official letter, charging that it referred to "a country everyone knows doesn't exist". She said she viewed the inclusion of occupied Palestine " as legitimization of dissecting Israel ", as well as a "blunt, explicit interference, standing in opposition to the official stance of the American administration and the statements of President Donald Trump, who has just recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel". Consulte Mais Informação

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US military to accept transgender recruits on Monday

US military to accept transgender recruits on Monday

Two federal courts in Washington and Virginia last week rejected the USA government's appeals against the first-instance decisions that approved transgenders on the American army from January 1st, 2018. Both GLAD and the American Union for Social Freedoms represented the plaintiffs against the government ban. In a move that appealed to his hard-line conservative supporters, Trump announced in July that he would prohibit transgender people from serving in the military, reversing Democratic ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Egypt: Ousted President Morsi Gets yet Another Prison Sentence

Egypt: Ousted President Morsi Gets yet Another Prison Sentence

Abdel-Fattah is serving a five-year sentence for taking part in an illegal protest in 2013. The defendants had all been charged with making statements deemed insulting to the judiciary. He was overthrown by the military following mass protests a year after he took office as the country's first democratically elected leader. Since he was ousted, Morsi has faced trial on a host of charges, including espionage and conspiring with foreign groups. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gunmen kill 12 in Cairo church

The gunman killed at least nine people, including a policeman, at the church, according to Interior Ministry and Coptic Church accounts quoted by Reuters . The second assailant is said to have fled the scene. The ministry also said he was wounded and arrested but made no mention of his death, which was reported by the Health Ministry. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australia rugby star Karmichael Hunt faces drugs charge

Australia rugby star Karmichael Hunt faces drugs charge

He was allegedly caught with a white powder, which local media said was cocaine. He had been charged with two counts of drug possession and was due to appear in court again on January 29. "He is sticking with his family". The back, who plays for Queensland Reds as well as the Wallabies , has previously received a six week suspension and a £17,300 fine by rugby officials after pleading guilty to four counts of cocaine possession in March 2015. Consulte Mais Informação

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