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Maldives Supreme Court orders release of jailed politicians

Maldives Supreme Court orders release of jailed politicians

But ex-President Mohammed Nasheed , who is among the prisoners ordered freed, said he would challenge Yameen, who has rolled back many democratic reforms since coming to power five years ago. The court said the "questionable and politically motivated nature of the trials of the political leaders warrant a retrial". Ambassador Atul Keshap wrote on Twitter: "I urge the government and security services to respect this ruling, which bolsters democracy and rule of law for all Maldivians". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump to host Australian PM at White House on Feb 23

Trump to host Australian PM at White House on Feb 23

The two are expected to discuss a range of issues, including fighting terrorism, economic growth and expanding security and defense cooperation. Sanders also said in the statement that in addition to the various topics they are scheduled to discuss, "The leaders will celebrate 100 years of mateship through war, peace, and prosperity, charting the course for the coming century of partnership". Consulte Mais Informação

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Who does the Central Intelligence Agency get to talk about Black History?

Who does the Central Intelligence Agency get to talk about Black History?

Overton explained that by planning this event, African-American students receive more of a platform to exhibit their talents. The Kings Foundation Dream All-Star Awards - the team's annual Black History Month honors - salute local community leaders, nominated by their colleagues and peers, for their achievements, accomplishments and efforts to make positive impacts throughout the Sacramento region. Consulte Mais Informação

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Top Dunks From Victor Oladipo and Each Slam Dunk Contest Participant

Top Dunks From Victor Oladipo and Each Slam Dunk Contest Participant

Oladipo has previous experience as he participated in the 2015 Slam Dunk Contest when he was still a member of the Magic. Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon will defend his title against Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal , Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker , Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George , Miami Heat forward Wayne Ellington , Los Angeles Clippers forward Tobias Harris , Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry and Golden State Warriors guard Kay Thompson . Consulte Mais Informação

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Sununu disappointed with Northern Pass rejection

Sununu disappointed with Northern Pass rejection

The decision can be appealed. Hydro-Quebec spokesman Serge Abergel said the decision wasn't great news but it didn't put a end to the negotiations between the company and the state of MA. He estimated the project would generate 1,100 megawatts of clean energy and 1,000 jobs. "Massachusetts' recently selected clean energy procurement project remains conditional on necessary siting approvals and [the Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs] will continue to monitor and evaluate ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Tillerson Invokes Possibility of Pinochet-Style Coup in Venezuela

Tillerson Invokes Possibility of Pinochet-Style Coup in Venezuela

While also insisting that the United States wanted peaceful " change " in the Andean country, he suggested that the sort of violence that ushered in bloody regimes like the one led by General Augusto Pinochet in Chile, was a possibility. Tillerson even borrowed a familiar phrase from his boss when talking about political reforms in Cuba and Venezuela. "Ineffective and corrupt governments damage countries, the economy suffers, people lose faith in institutions and crime increases". Consulte Mais Informação

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Sega Will Reveal Sonic The Hedgehog's Next Adventure During SXSW 2018

Sega Will Reveal Sonic The Hedgehog's Next Adventure During SXSW 2018

Sega has some plans for the Sonic The Hedgehog franchise and they're going to be revealed this year at a panel at SWSX 2018. What are you hoping for from the next Sonic game? The panel will be held on March 16 at 3:30 p.m. No one knows just yet, but maybe this time around we'll get something cool like Sonic Mania . If you're not in attendance, we'll be reporting as details of the next Sonic game are released. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lorde inglês pede demissão por chegar dois minutos atrasado

Lorde inglês pede demissão por chegar dois minutos atrasado

Michael Bates disse sentir-se "envergonhado" por não ter chegado a horas e informou que ia pedir a demissão. "Eu sempre acreditei que temos que manter os níveis mais altos de cortesia e respeito ao falar em nome do governo nesta Câmara". Quando chegou após poucos minutos de atraso, Michael Bates, que trabalha no Departamento para Desenvolvimento Internacional, se desculpou e abandonou o local, deixando os presentes em choque. Consulte Mais Informação

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Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia launches April 19

Total War Saga: Thrones of Britannia launches April 19

The digital edition of the game is now available to pre-order with a 10% discount. The edition also includes a double-sided poster featuring a campaign map and five art cars portraying prominent in-game faction leaders. It's a more focused game that hones in on a "critical moment in history" (hence the new " Total War Saga " titling), and that means a reduced price compared to the full-fledged installments. Consulte Mais Informação

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