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India wins piece of Abu Dhabi oil with stake in $6bn field

India wins piece of Abu Dhabi oil with stake in $6bn field

Partners in Abu Dhabi's fields generally receive an amount of crude oil commensurate with their stakes in return for tax and royalty payments and investment to boost output. It follows a similar pattern to the onshore concession awards which were completed last February, and confirms what UAE energy minister Suhail al-Mazrouei said last April, that "extending those ties with China, Korea, India, Japan is imperative". Consulte Mais Informação

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Second White House Aide Resigns Amid Abuse Allegations, Which He Denies

He didn't mention the ex-wives or their allegations against Porter. Jennifer Willoughby, Porter's second wife, alleged that Porter had once dragged her naked from the shower to yell at her. Instead, the White House released a statement from Kelly praising Porter's character. But by all accounts the allegations were holding up Mr. "Otherwise, he's gone, too". Consulte Mais Informação

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Dr Mahathir Mohamad admitted to hospital for chest infection

Dr Mahathir Mohamad admitted to hospital for chest infection

The former prime minister has a history of heart complications and was most recently admitted to the IJN in 2016, also for a chest infection. "Visits only for close family members", the hospital said. Dr Mahathir was supposed to be at a Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia programme in Bentong on Saturday (Feb 10), but cancelled his appearance the night before following doctors' advice. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rights chief ready to aid global court in Duterte drug war probe

Rights chief ready to aid global court in Duterte drug war probe

The Human Rights Watch estimates some 14,000 people have died amid Duterte's war on drugs, though the president says a smaller number - 3,906 - is more accurate. Around 4,000 Filipinos have been killed by Duterte's law enforcement that has a strict campaign on drugs in the Philippines. Activists believe the death toll is far higher and accuse police or systematic cover-ups and executions. Consulte Mais Informação

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PM asks BJP MPs to create awareness about schemes announced in Budget

PM asks BJP MPs to create awareness about schemes announced in Budget

The Prime Minister also asked MPs to hold meetings at the booth-level to take the message of the Union government's welfare schemes announced in the Budget to people and run intensive campaigns to propagate them, Kumar said. In the BJP's parliamentary board meeting in Delhi today, party president asked if it would be in national interest to talk about, reported ANI. Modi also told party MPs about the good response he received in Tripura, which votes on February 18. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistani cross border firing kills woman in Rajouri district's Nowshera

Pakistani cross border firing kills woman in Rajouri district's Nowshera

Identifying the deceased as Parveen Akhtar of Pukhrani, sources said that she was hit by a bullet coming from across the border. "Before she could be hospitalised, the woman succumbed to her injuries", a police official said. The shells fell deep inside Indian territory along the LoC triggering panic and fear among the residents. The Pakistan Army continued firing and shelling overnight along the LoC in the Krishnagati sector of Poonch district, the officials said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amanda Bynes Makes Her Return to Twitter After 10-Month Hiatus

Amanda Bynes Makes Her Return to Twitter After 10-Month Hiatus

The former child star, 31, was posed with two pals at Los Angeles restaurant Girasol for her first tweet in nearly a year. She wore her long blonde hair down and straight and had on a short-sleeved black top. "She has had several offers but is waiting for the right one to come along for a comeback". She also said she hopes to start acting in supporting roles and guest spots soon. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kim Jong Un's sister is stealing the show at the Winter Olympics

Kim Jong Un's sister is stealing the show at the Winter Olympics

Pence did say, however, that Moon shared with him details of his meeting with North Korean leaders, without elaborating. Pence and the North Koreans have been an awkward presence at the Games to say the least. Kim Yo Jong has rapidly risen up the ladder since her brother inherited power from their father, and is now among his closest confidantes. "The vice president is grateful that President Moon reaffirmed his strong commitment to the global maximum pressure campaign and for his support ... Consulte Mais Informação

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GOP memo answers and raises questions

GOP memo answers and raises questions

An administration official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told The Wall Street Journal that Trump is expected to release the Democratic addendum to the four-page Republican memo on Friday. Kelly says the Democratic memo isn't as clean as the GOP one, which is suggesting that it may face redactions. When renewing the warrant they didn't tell the Judge that they had essentially fired the informant that provided the information that was the key factor in their request for Warrant. Consulte Mais Informação

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Disciplined bowling keeps South Africa in the hunt

Kagiso Rabada accounted for Rohit Sharma (5) for the third match in succession and sixth time on the tour with an outstanding low catch off his own bowling. That India were able to reach 289/7 was exclusively down to MS Dhoni's effort of 42* off 43 balls. Dhawan broke the shackle by hitting two fours off Morris in the 14th, and soon their fifty-run stand came up as India reached 78/1 in 15 overs. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

The nuclear-armed North's delegation is the diplomatic highlight of an Olympics-driven rapprochement on the divided peninsula. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited South Korea's president to a summit in Pyongyang at the "earliest date", officials said Saturday, a major development in the flurry of diplomacy connected to the Winter Olympics being held on the divided peninsula. Consulte Mais Informação

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