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Angela Merkel aims for quick formation of new government

Angela Merkel aims for quick formation of new government

She also reiterated the need for European countries to work together more closely and defend the continent's external borders, pledging to work with France to "make Europe fit for the future". Merkel's comments came three months after her party suffered major blows at the polls, in which the centrist "grand coalition" between the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and Christian Social Union (CSU), which has run Germany since 2013, fell apart. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google withdraws YouTube app from Amazon Fire TV

Google withdraws YouTube app from Amazon Fire TV

Google had stated this fall that it would also pull YouTube support for both the Fire TV and Echo Show devices due to licensing violations and a "lack of reciprocity" from Amazon. However, later in the month, Google noted "productive discussions" with Amazon following the return of Chromecasts to the store. Amazon pointed towards the unfair nature of Google of effectively blocking access to the YouTube web site based on the type of device being used to access it, Engadget reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iranian government warns protesters will 'pay the price,' two deaths reported

They called for criminal trials for Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mahdi Karroubi, leaders in the 2009 protests who have been under house arrest since 2011. The reported deaths came as protests swept into the capital Tehran on Saturday. Official inflation has crept up to 10 percent again. A recent increase in egg and poultry prices by as much as 40%, which a government spokesman has blamed on a cull over avian flu fears, appears to have been the spark for the economic protests. Consulte Mais Informação

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Andy Murray Arrives In Brisbane, Will He Play?

Andy Murray Arrives In Brisbane, Will He Play?

Nervous organisers were gladdened by news that the dual Wimbledon champion was on a flight to Brisbane following the blow of losing world No.1 Rafael Nadal for the major Australian Open lead-in tournament. "There comes a point after so much rehab where you need to get back to competing again". He told reporters: "I just want to enjoy playing again, I really missed it". Consulte Mais Informação

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Suspects in Family's Gruesome Murder Identified

Suspects in Family's Gruesome Murder Identified

Daniel DeWolf told CNN. Both men plead not guilty to the homicide. Troy Police Chief James Tedesco said the murders were an abominable act of 'savagery'. The suspects are slated to appear in court January 4, 2018. The men were sent to Rensselaer County jail. "The emotions of a police officer are something you repress because there is a job to be done", Tedesco said, adding that no one involved in this case will ever forget it. Consulte Mais Informação

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At least 30 killed in bus crash in Kenya

At least 30 killed in bus crash in Kenya

Thirty people were confirmed dead at the scene while another four succumbed to injuries while receiving treatment at the Nakuru Level Five Hospital. Police said the death toll for that stretch of road has now reached 100 this month alone. Official statistics show that about 3,000 people a year die in road accidents in Kenya, but the World Health Organisation estimates the figure could be as high as 12,000. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hopman Cup: Kokkinakis and Gavrilova earn the win for Australia over Canada

Hopman Cup: Kokkinakis and Gavrilova earn the win for Australia over Canada

But Gavrilova recovered to hold serve and broke Bouchard again to claim the victory in 78 minutes. The Canadian team responded in the mixed doubles winning 4-3 (1), 4-3 (4) in the Fast4 format to gain some consolation. With the match evenly poised midway through the deciding third set, Kokkinakis eventually took a break point opportunity in the sixth game and then served it out for the win in one hour and 53 minutes. Consulte Mais Informação

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Navy scores major blow against drug-runners

Navy scores major blow against drug-runners

Heroin and hashish worth $415 million has been seized by the Australian Navy in the Arabian Sea. The drug haul includes the largest quantity of hashish seized by an Australian ship on Middle East maritime security operations. The illegal drugs have been moved onto HMAS Warramunga and will be disposed of at sea. The Task Force continues to promote maritime security in the Middle East Region which is now commanded by Australia and supported by a combined Australian-Canadian staff. Consulte Mais Informação

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1 soldier killed as Pak violates ceasefire in JK's Nowshera

1 soldier killed as Pak violates ceasefire in JK's Nowshera

He said Pakistani troops also fired indiscriminately in Digwar sector of nearby Poonch district. However, the next day, Pakistani troops had resorted to unprovoked firing along the LoC in Khari Karmara area of Poonch. The latest violation of the ceasefire agreement came days after Pakistani troops targeted forward posts and villages in Shahpur sector of Poonch district for almost four hours. Consulte Mais Informação

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Arvind Kejriwal likely to resign as Delhi CM, enter Rajya Sabha

Arvind Kejriwal likely to resign as Delhi CM, enter Rajya Sabha

He didn't seem interested in electoral politics. However, this is not the Arvind Kejriwal-led party's first attempt to rope in prominent personalities in the party. I don't think he will be nominated, said a leader of the party. But, one of the front leaders of AAP once, Vishwas - son of a BJP leader, is unlikely to get the party's support to fulfill his Rajya Sabha dream. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mann Ki Baat: Modi welcomes 'New-India Voters' of 21st century

Mann Ki Baat: Modi welcomes 'New-India Voters' of 21st century

Such a thing has never happened before in the history of India. He also said that the arrival of great leaders of ten nations of the world as a unit is a matter of pride for all citizens of the country. It can transform our nation. Meanwhile, the Prime Minister's radio programme has emerged as the most trending hashtag on Twitter in 2017 in the news and governance category, followed by #jallikattu and #GST , the micro-blogging platform had said on Thursday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Texas lawsuit filed against Apple over slow-down issue

The company said the move was meant to prevent phones from shutting down in cold temperatures, when the battery was low or on phones with very old batteries. The iOS updates significantly slowed down their iPhones and interfered with the normal usage of their devices, leaving Plaintiffs with a hard choice: to continue using a slow and at time inoperable device that disrupts everyday life, or spend hundreds of dollars to purchase a new phone. Consulte Mais Informação

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