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Tamil Nadu governor pats woman journalist on cheek, sparks outrage

Tamil Nadu governor pats woman journalist on cheek, sparks outrage

Reporters, often turning hostile and bombarding him with questions suggesting links with Nirmala Devi , wanted to know why the Governor called for the press conference close on the heels of the woman professor's arrest . So for the Governor, or any of his supporters, to dismiss any allegations of inappropriate conduct with statements like, "I am old enough to be your grandfather", can not be excused. Consulte Mais Informação

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TSE decide pela cassação de Marcelo Miranda — Julgamento dos embargos

TSE decide pela cassação de Marcelo Miranda — Julgamento dos embargos

Ambos recorreram de decisão da Corte Eleitoral que havia determinado a cassação da dupla. O TSE rejeitou os embargos de declaração da defesa de Miranda por unanimidade. Também por maioria (4 a 3), os ministros determinaram a execução imediata da decisão. O Ministério Público afirma ter ocorrido uso de recursos ilegais na campanha pelo Governo do Estado de Tocantins , demonstrado pela apreensão, por parte da Polícia Civil de Goiás, de R$ 500 mil em uma mochila e material publicitário em um ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Macron: Syria strikes were 'for honor of international community'

Macron: Syria strikes were 'for honor of international community'

During the aired interview, Macron asserted that Paris had convinced Donald Trump to stay engaged in Syria "for the long-term", adding that French air strikes did not amount to a declaration of war against the regime of Bashar Assad. He volunteered that France was ready to pay more into the EU budget as Britain leaves - on condition that the Union reforms in ways that France wants. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump rules out rejoining the TPP?

Trump rules out rejoining the TPP?

There is "no appetite" among the Trans-Pacific Partnership signatories for major renegotiations to accommodate the US, Australia said Sunday after President Donald Trump indicated he was considering rejoining the pact. Kudlow said the USA would like to reach a separate free-trade deal with Japan. On April 12, the White House confirmed that Trump had instructed his advisers to examine whether a better TPP trade agreement could be negotiated. Consulte Mais Informação

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Someone Stole A 16th Century French Queen's Priceless Necklace

Someone Stole A 16th Century French Queen's Priceless Necklace

Philippe Grosvalet, the president of the Loire-Atlantique authority, which owns the museum, said: "The thieves attacked our common heritage and stole an item of inestimable value". Portraits of King Louis XII of France (1462-1515) and Anne de Bretagne (1477-1514), Queen of France. She was buried near Paris, but her heart was stored in her family tomb in Nantes, Brittany. Consulte Mais Informação

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Japan trade balance and Australia Leading index on the economic calendar today

Wednesday's trade data comes during a two-day summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that threatens to put Japan in the crosshairs of Trump's protectionist trade policies. Shipments to the United States rose 4.3%. Exports in March was supported by an increase in shipments of cars, and semiconductor manufacturing equipment, data showed. Consulte Mais Informação

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PM Modi takes short walk with Sweden PM in Stockholm

PM Modi takes short walk with Sweden PM in Stockholm

India and Sweden on Tuesday announced the adoption of the Joint Action Plan aimed at implementing the joint innovation partnership between them. The two leaders had a "fruitful discussion on issues related to cooperation in innovation, trade & investment, culture and exchanged views on regional and multilateral cooperation at the delegation-level talks", External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Tennessee lawmakers call for McQueen's resignation, scrapping TNReady over more testing failures

Tennessee lawmakers call for McQueen's resignation, scrapping TNReady over more testing failures

Bentley said Johnson City School officials will wait for direction from state officials about whether to continue testing Wednesday. "Questar is actively working on further reinforcements, including notifying authorities". Rysewyk says the district is "frustrated" with the issues and plans to take the complaints to state leaders in the weeks to follow. Other grades had to take paper-and-pencil tests. Consulte Mais Informação

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Juíza barra 4 senadores na visita a Lula

Juíza barra 4 senadores na visita a Lula

O ex-presidente apresentou, através de sua defesa, uma petição à Justiça para que ele possa receber visitas da senadora Gleisi Hoffmann . "Mas aí não tem o menor sentido", afirmou. Lindbergh é um dos parlamentares que integrará a comitiva e disse que terá oportunidade de falar em nome dos manifestantes a Lula sobre a situação do acampamento em resistência à sua prisão. Consulte Mais Informação

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Stun guns may soon be legal in MA

Stun guns may soon be legal in MA

The court said the state could require licenses for stun gun possession, could restrict who can own them, and could bar people from carrying stun guns in sensitive places such as schools. But in a new case decided Tuesday , Jorge Ramirez v. Commonwealth, the SJC acceded to the Supreme Court's interpretation of the Constitution's Second Amendment. Consulte Mais Informação

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Open Burn Ban & Red Flag Warning

Open Burn Ban & Red Flag Warning

The National Weather Service issued red flag fire warnings through 9 p.m. Tuesday and said the fire danger will be only slightly reduced Wednesday. Two homes were destroyed and the others suffered minor damage. for some areas due to reduced visibility levels. Temperatures will be above average today in the mid to upper 80s. The rest of the week is expected to be sunny and mostly clear, with daytime highs ranging between 55 to 65 degrees. Consulte Mais Informação

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I won't hold anything back this time, insists Mo Farah

I won't hold anything back this time, insists Mo Farah

Farah, who on Tuesday flew into the capital from his training camp in Ethiopia, said he believes he has the potential to be the fastest marathon runner in European history as he revealed his plans to "mix in" with the sport's best runners. 'It's a great feeling not to have the same pressure as I do on the track. "It's a good feeling". Having a new challenge has made me feel more relaxed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel threatens second air attack if Iran retaliates

Israel threatens second air attack if Iran retaliates

Mehdi Dehghan, who led the drone unit". Sky News Arabia reports, citing an IDF official, that Israel is determined to strike back if Iran decides to retaliate for its attack on the T-4 air base. The Iranians have also described their cargo flights to Syria as carrying humanitarian aid only. Israel's Arutz Sheva radio reported on Monday that the government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had sent a clear message to Russian Federation that it must not sell its advanced S-300 air ... Consulte Mais Informação

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'2025 is ambitious for Western Balkans to join EU'

'2025 is ambitious for Western Balkans to join EU'

A Commission report published on Tuesday recommends beginning membership talks with Albania and once again with Macedonia, despite the process being held up by a dispute with Greece over the country's name. Hashim Thaci says that Kosovo remains committed and with "the proper will to intensify its steps toward integration into the European Union". It has concluded talks on three of the 30 chapters opened.The justice system is also criticised with the Commission stating that "the entire ... Consulte Mais Informação

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