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Hold the phone? Games organizers apologize to Iran for apparent gift gaffe

Hold the phone? Games organizers apologize to Iran for apparent gift gaffe

Samsung sought to distance itself from the spat, saying in a statement that it was "not responsible for the distribution of the phones" and referring questions to Olympics organisers. Samsung Electronics has provided some 4,000 units of the Galaxy Note 8 Olympic Edition to all athletes and International Olympic Committee officials visiting PyeongChang . Consulte Mais Informação

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Heading Home, Pence Insists 'No Daylight' On North Korea

Heading Home, Pence Insists 'No Daylight' On North Korea

But folks were stunned when they thought they also saw North Korea's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un and President Donald Trump. "There is no daylight between the United States, the Republic of Korea and Japan on the need to continue to isolate North Korea economically and diplomatically until they abandon their nuclear and ballistic missile program", Pence told reporters aboard a flight back to the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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LeT man convicted for terror financing, money laundering in Karnataka

He was charged with waging war against the government and possessing arms and explosives. The investigation revealed that he was involved in terrorist activities since 2001 and was a member of the LeT. The first case in which the ED secured conviction was against former Jharkhand Minister Hari Narayan Rai, who was sentenced to seven years imprisonment in a corruption case last year. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Republican Senator Calls for Coup in Venezuela

US Republican Senator Calls for Coup in Venezuela

As Rubio was tweeting, Venezuela's foreign minister Jorge Arreaza published a statement on his account that condemned what he said was US interference in its internal affairs in a "clear violation of worldwide law". Reuters reported previous year that Mexico was looking at the possibility of replacing Venezuela's Petrocaribe program that provided cheap loans for oil to Caribbean nations - and has helped Maduro retain diplomatic support in the region. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian speed skater Semen Elistratov dedicates Winter Olympics medal to compatriots

Russian speed skater Semen Elistratov dedicates Winter Olympics medal to compatriots

He finished second in his semifinal, just.002 seconds ahead of South Korea's Yira Seo. Lim was quick to get to the front and he avoided any drama to cross the line first in an Olympic record time of two minutes 10.485secs. Elistratov's comments are being investigated by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) because they appear to break the rules over making political statements. Consulte Mais Informação

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PM Modi to address World Government Summit in Dubai

PM Modi to address World Government Summit in Dubai

The mausoleum complex consists of Arafat's burial chamber, a prayer pavilion and landscaped gardens - all situated in a 6,550 sq. m. site. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi embracing Jordan King Abdullah II on his arrival. "Here we count on India, with its status as a great power, its historical role in the non-aligned movement and in global forums ... to achieve a just peace", the president said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

The Korean Central News Agency reported that Kim Yo Jong delivered a letter and message from her brother during the meeting Saturday in Seoul , but did not mention that Kim Jong Un invited Moon to visit Pyongyang for a summit. As for sharing Moon's box with the North Koreans, the officials said they knew in advance who was going to be in Moon's box to watch the opening ceremony. Consulte Mais Informação

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PSG must be wary - Zidane hails Ronaldo after hat-trick

PSG must be wary - Zidane hails Ronaldo after hat-trick

Madrid has had a disappointing season and needed a strong performance before PSG visits the Santiago Bernabeu in the last 16. However, the South American will have to turn his immediate focus to his club side as PSG take on Toulouse in a Ligue 1 match on Saturday before visiting the Spanish capital to take on Real Madrid in a mammoth UEFA Champions League round-of-16 clash. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rouhani to Erdogan: Iran, Turkey Face Common Regional Threats

Rouhani to Erdogan: Iran, Turkey Face Common Regional Threats

Syrian rescuers evacuate badly injured people following regime strikes on the besieged rebel-held enclave of Kafr Batna near Damascus on February 6, 2018. Idlib houses one of the zones. In December, Syrian government forces launched a major offensive to take territory from militants in Idlib. Syria's protracted war, which spiralled out of street protests against Assad's rule in 2011, will soon enter its eighth year, having killed hundreds of thousands of people and forced millions to leave ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump, Kim Jong-un impersonators attend the Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Moon responded that he would try to make it happen, the spokesman said . Pence's cold demeanor toward the North Koreans at the Pyeongchang games was overshadowed by friendly cooperation between the North and South. Of course, it's a bit apples and oranges to compare North Korea's human rights record/global nuclear threats and the National Football League protesting America's systematic racial biases. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Lives are being shattered' by allegations

'Lives are being shattered' by allegations

Trump, who was recorded on tape prior to his presidency boasting about sexually assaulting women, has denied allegations of sexual misconduct from more than a dozen women, and said he was the victim of a "smear campaign". At first, White House officials rallied around Porter, who described the allegations as false and "vile claims ". Porter has denied the charges. Consulte Mais Informação

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