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Lack of 'equal opportunities' force Sadat to drop out of Egypt elections

Lack of 'equal opportunities' force Sadat to drop out of Egypt elections

Sadat, a former lawmaker, said he will not be "part of a farce". An election held the following year, which according to global observers fell short of worldwide standards of democracy, saw Al-Sisi sworn in for a four-year term. Last week, Ahmed Shafik, a former prime minister who was seen a potentially serious challenger to Mr Sisi said he was bowing out. Following the war, he championed peace talks with Israel that eventually led to Egypt regain the Sinai Peninsula, which was occupied by ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Chopper crash: Second pilot's body recovered

Chopper crash: Second pilot's body recovered

Another ONGC deputy general manager VK Bindulal Babu was also on board the chopper, along with second pilot Katoch, that fateful day. The Indian Coast Guard on Monday said that it has sent for DNA test the human remains found during a search operation for the one missing crew member of a helicopter that crashed off the Mumbai coast on Saturday, The Indian Express reported. Consulte Mais Informação

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Officials Warned Jared Kushner About Friendship With Wendi Deng Murdoch

Officials Warned Jared Kushner About Friendship With Wendi Deng Murdoch

Unnamed sources told the outlet that counterintelligence officials had warned Kushner that Murdoch, a Chinese-American businesswoman who was married to News Corp. Capitol building, according to the Journal. The revelation could raise a few eyebrows since Kushner's family-owned real estate company has a history of doing business in China and brokering deals on behalf of Chinese investors. Consulte Mais Informação

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Loja chinesa em chamas junto à Gare do Oriente

Loja chinesa em chamas junto à Gare do Oriente

De acordo com António Vinagre, o Regimento de Sapadores Bombeiros recebeu o alerta às 18h11, tendo a primeira viatura para combater as chamas chegado ao local às 18h18. Por outro lado, a Polícia Municipal teve de rebocar alguns automóveis que estavam estacionados próximo do edifício. Segundo o site Autoridade Nacional da Proteção Civil, no local estão 53 operacionais e 20 viaturas. Consulte Mais Informação

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10 dead after bridge collapses near Colombian capital

10 dead after bridge collapses near Colombian capital

Camera IconAround 40 workers were at the site when the bridge suddenly collapsed. Construction on the bridge, which was on the Bogota-Villavicencio highway, began in November 2016, local media reported . "We are still working to verify the total number of people who were working at the time". A search and rescue mission is underway to locate additional missing persons, the Colombian Civil Defense said in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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CPI(M) decries presence of NSA at Rajnath's poll meetings

CPI(M) decries presence of NSA at Rajnath's poll meetings

How can a senior government functionary like the NSA be present at a meeting to discuss the BJP's election campaign? The BJP has been keeping mum over its strategy in Tripura even when the Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPTF), the outfit that caused blockade in the State previous year with its demand for a separate statehood, has already announced its alliance with the ruling party at the Centre. Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korean orchestra to perform in Seoul

North Korean orchestra to perform in Seoul

Separately, the International Olympic Committee has proposed a meeting on january 20 at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, involving the rival Koreas to discuss North Korea's participation in Pyeongchang. In the first formal talks between the two nations in more than two years last Tuesday, North Korea agreed to send a delegation, including athletes, cheerleaders and an art troupe, as well as high-ranking government officials, to the Olympics. Consulte Mais Informação

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Martavis Bryant wants to stay with Steelers

Martavis Bryant wants to stay with Steelers

Facing 4th-and-11, the Steelers were staring down a 28-7 halftime deficit, but Bryant's trademark speed worked in his favor to break free for a 36-yard TD connection from QB Ben Roethlisberger . He's under contract for just over $700,000 in 2018, so the Steelers would much rather keep him and get whatever they can from him. "It's a long offseason, gotta lotta work to do". Consulte Mais Informação

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Abbas apela por revisão de acordos entre a OLP e Israel — Palestina

Abbas apela por revisão de acordos entre a OLP e Israel — Palestina

Abbas disse que os palestinianos não vão aceitar o plano de paz de Trump para o Médio Oriente, considerando que as promessas de paz do presidente norte-americano se transformaram na "bofetada do século". "Estou dizendo que já não há Oslo", repetiu, assinalando que deveriam ser tomadas decisões para o futuro durante a reunião de dois dias. Todas as opções estão sobre a mesa, assegurou Abas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump: the 'least racist person' you could meet?

Donald Trump: the 'least racist person' you could meet?

Trump is said to have asked during an Oval Office meeting about immigration on January 11. He told reporters: "I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed. A said Trump defended his comment in private. A confidant of Trump's told The Associated Press that the president spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction to his remarks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Alabama linebacker involved in sideline incident transfers to Tennessee State

Alabama linebacker involved in sideline incident transfers to Tennessee State

Brown, a 6-foot-5, 240 pound sophomore, had actually applied at TSU and been admitted during the fall, more than a month before the national championship game. Since Brown is transferring to an FCS school, he will be immediately eligible to play right away. I wanted to win, that's what it was. He was recruited by Tennessee State out of high school, but made a decision to take a chance at Alabama. Consulte Mais Informação

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