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SC gives NAB two months to conclude cases against Sharifs

SC gives NAB two months to conclude cases against Sharifs

The apex court in its July 28 order in Panama Papers case had directed the National Accountability Court (NAB) to file the corruption references in six weeks and ordered the trial court to complete the proceedings in six months. The trial against the Sharif family had commenced on September 14, 2017. A special bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, heard the plea today. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jan Sang founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee's statue vandalized in Bengal, face blackened

Jan Sang founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee's statue vandalized in Bengal, face blackened

Incidents of the toppling of statues have been reported from certain parts of the nation. Police later shut the gate to keep outsiders away and washed the black stain off the statue. The BJP worker who was reportedly involved in stoning Periyar's statue has been expelled by the party. A day after Lenin's statue was dismantled in Tripura, the statue of Jansangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee was vandalised at Kalighat by alleged members of a Leftist Student Union (radicals) of Jadavpur ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Vishwanath Shetty stabbed in Bengaluru office

Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Vishwanath Shetty stabbed in Bengaluru office

Karnataka Lokayukta Justice P Vishwanath Shetty was stabbed by a man in his office on Wednesday afternoon. Former HC Justice Vishwanath Shetty is now undergoing treatment in nearby Mallya hospital. The manner in which the assault took place indicates that the police also said. The correspondent stated that the.knife-wielding assailant could have walked through the non-functional metal-detector with a revolver or even a bomb. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mayawati names former MLA Bhimrao Ambedkar BSP's nominee for Rajya Sabha elections

Mayawati names former MLA Bhimrao Ambedkar BSP's nominee for Rajya Sabha elections

Annoyed SP member legislators joined their BSP counterparts in Vidhan Parishad , where SP is in majority, and stormed into well of the House forcing its adjournment. Maintaining that BSP will not promote dynasty politics, Mayawati said in the statement that while relatives of BSP leaders could make contributions in strengthening the party base, they would never be made MPs, MLAs and ministers against the ideologies of the party. Consulte Mais Informação

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Joyce accuser says she hopes complaint was not used for 'political advantage'

Joyce accuser says she hopes complaint was not used for 'political advantage'

Details of an internal review led by WA Nationals state president James Hayward have emerged in recent days, which found the involvement of MPs in the issue compromised the party and "deprived" Mr Joyce of a fair hearing. "I was advised the correct process was to lodge my complaint with the National Party Federal Executive". "The additional stress of having to go through this publicly and with people's judgment is the exact reason people don't come forward". Consulte Mais Informação

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Oklahoma teachers consider statewide walkout over education cuts

Oklahoma teachers consider statewide walkout over education cuts

The OEA is calling for a $10,000 pay hike for educators, a $5,000 raise for education support professionals, and a restoration of public education funding. "If we want to keep good teachers, we need to pay them". Terry McCarty, superintendent of Perry Public Schools, said some of his teachers have expressed that students can't afford to miss any more school after everyone missed six days due to weather and the flu. Consulte Mais Informação

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This latest Ryzen 2nd generation leak could reveal AMD's fastest processor ever

This latest Ryzen 2nd generation leak could reveal AMD's fastest processor ever

Judging by the speed and the eight cores on offer , it looks like the chip in question could be the follow-up to the Ryzen 7 1700X processor . That said, the single threaded performance ( Dhrystone Aggregated-int Native) of this processor is apparently so impressive that it managed to outperform even the likes of Intel Core i9-7890XE and Core i9-7960X. Consulte Mais Informação

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Daesh Suspects Linked to Ankara Plot Arrested in Southern Turkey

Daesh Suspects Linked to Ankara Plot Arrested in Southern Turkey

Embassy in Ankara , detaining suspects in the capital city Ankara and in the Black Sea province of Samsun. It did not indicate when it would reopen: "The embassy will announce it's reopening once it resumes services". Twelve of the suspects are Syrian nationals, the agency said. It added that they were seeking to capture eight additional suspects, in line with warrants from a prosecutor. Consulte Mais Informação

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West is responding to Putin's 'more assertive Russia': NATO chief

West is responding to Putin's 'more assertive Russia': NATO chief

While Vladimir Putin boasted that his latest "invincible" nuclear weapons prove the USA and its allies have failed to contain Russian Federation, the display of bravado risks a new arms race that his country is ill-equipped to win. "The decision on the use of the nuclear weapon can be taken only if our air defense systems record not only the launch of missiles but their trajectory and the time they hit Russia's territory", Putin added. Consulte Mais Informação

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Maimane: #DayZero will not occur in 2018

Maimane: #DayZero will not occur in 2018

Officials in the popular tourist destination initially projected "Day Zero" to fall in April, and later delayed it to July 9. "This means the taps will stay open in 2018‚" Maimane said at a media briefing at DA headquarters in Cape Town. "This 60% reduction in consumption is an incredible achievement and outperforms many other cities across the world which faced severe droughts, including Sao Paulo, Melbourne, and the State of California", he added. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump says 'president for life' is a great idea

Trump says 'president for life' is a great idea

It is conducive to uphold the authority of the Central Committee of the party with Xi Jinping at the core and also unified leadership. However, the official Xinhua news agency reports that the latest budget - made available ahead of the country's 13th National People's Congress (NPC) in Beijing - marks the "third time for the growth rate to dip into the single digit since 2011, following 7.6 percent in 2016 and 7 percent in 2017". Consulte Mais Informação

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New Irish blood test to detect early stage Alzheimer's

New Irish blood test to detect early stage Alzheimer's

He noted that people are living longer today and as a result, the incidence of age-related brain diseases, such as Alzheimer's, will increase. Our research carried out over the past four years has identified changes in blood levels of a small molecule called microRNA which is able to diagnose Alzheimer's disease at a very early stage and is able to distinguish Alzheimer's from brain diseases with similar symptoms. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump administration sues California over immigration laws

Trump administration sues California over immigration laws

In the new lawsuit, the Justice Department wants to nullify Assembly Bill 450 , which prohibits private companies from voluntarily cooperating with federal immigration agencies; Senate Bill 54 , which restricts state and local law enforcement officials from voluntarily giving federal agents information about criminal aliens who are subject to removal from the USA; and Assembly Bill 103, which authorizes state authorities to review and inspect federal detention facilities in California . Consulte Mais Informação

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