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15 years' imprisonment 'not enough' for Setya Novanto, ICW says

15 years' imprisonment 'not enough' for Setya Novanto, ICW says

The case has shocked Indonesians, already used to large corruption scandals and has reinforced a widely held perception that their Parliament, long regarded as riddled with corruption, is a failing institution. Novanto, who showed little reaction to the sentence, said he would "need time" to consider an appeal. Novanto, the chairman of the Golkar party, which is part of Indonesia's ruling coalition, had initially ignored the summons of the Corruption Eradication Commission ( KPK ), pleading ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercedes seeks to keep China luxury lead with stretched A class

Mercedes seeks to keep China luxury lead with stretched A class

Mercedes-Benz has taken the covers off the definitive production model of its A-Class sedan at the 2018 Beijing Motor Show, one of two world premieres it had today. In the L Sedan's case however, the system is said to be perfectly fluent in Chinese dialects such as Sichuanese and Cantonese. Unfortunately the company didn't share any visual examples of how the feature looks like. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Asian Judo Championship: Pakistan secures overall 2nd position

South Asian Judo Championship: Pakistan secures overall 2nd position

In the last South Asia Judo Championships in 2014, India had won 10 gold, one silver and a bronze medal. Earlier Indian women grabbed all 7 gold medals in the individual category while men bagged 3 gold and 3 bronze medals. The women's section will also have categories from minus 48 kg to above 78 kg. A total 102 players from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka participated in the 3-day championship. Consulte Mais Informação

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Illinois Attorney General Sues Bus Service For Alleged Discrimination, Harassment

Illinois Attorney General Sues Bus Service For Alleged Discrimination, Harassment

Madigan's civil rights bureau had been investigating the company for possible violations of the Illinois Human Rights Act after an email was sent to customers in December saying they would find "passengers like you". She said an apology by the company and owner is not enough, adding that their practices are illegal. She said she wants to put a stop to the company's discriminatory advertising, harassment of customers, use of unfair contract terms - and ultimately see the company shut down. Consulte Mais Informação

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Earth BioGenome Project aims to sequence genomes of 1.5 million species

Earth BioGenome Project aims to sequence genomes of 1.5 million species

The proposed initiative, described in a paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , would require the cooperation of governments, scientists, citizen scientists and students from around the globe. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology at the University of IL who chairs the project. The DNA sequencing of the eukaryotes has been pretty scarce so far. Consulte Mais Informação

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TJMG julga hoje último recurso do ex-governador Eduardo Azeredo

TJMG julga hoje último recurso do ex-governador Eduardo Azeredo

Na denúncia, o político é acusado de ter montado um esquema irregular de companha com desvio de recursos públicos do estado, diretamente ou por meio de empresas estatais. Ontem o ex-governador disse esperar ser inocentado. O julgamento de hoje está marcado para as 13h30, em Belo Horizonte . O procurador de Justiça Antônio de Padova Marchi Júnior, que assina o documento, afirma "não haver motivo que justifique a manutenção em liberdade do recorrente caso seja confirmada a condenação após o ... Consulte Mais Informação

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15 more Maoists' bodies recovered from Maharashtra's Gadchiroli

15 more Maoists' bodies recovered from Maharashtra's Gadchiroli

Sixteen bodies were recovered from the scene, but police later pulled another 15 corpses from the nearby Indravati River of fighters they said had drowned or succumbed to injuries. Search and combing operations continue, though interrupted by heavy rain and bad weather, in the entire Gadchiroli district. Earlier this month, Ministry of Home Affairs had categorised 106 districts in ten states as Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected. Consulte Mais Informação

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Metrô reabre estações da Linha 1-Azul após falta de energia

Metrô reabre estações da Linha 1-Azul após falta de energia

Todas as estações da linha começaram a ser esvaziadas às 9h40. O sistema Plano de Atendimento entre Empresas de Transporte em Situação de Emergência (Paese) foi acionado para atender passageiros de toda a linha 1-Azul. A pane ocorreu no mesmo dia em que o Metrô completa 50 anos de sua inauguração. Também hoje, dia 24, segundo informações do metrô, os trens da Linha 2-Verde circularam com velocidade reduzida devido a falha no trem ocorrida (o) entre 07h29 e 07h41. Consulte Mais Informação

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South Africa's Habana to retire at end of season

South Africa's Habana to retire at end of season

He expressed his thanks to everyone from his family and friends, to his coaches and teammates, " but most of all to rugby, because for me it truly is a game made in heaven ". Although expatriate Bok fans who were at Twickenham that day may have been more disappointed with the 32-16 result, those with long memories will remember that a solitary consolation try was scored by the Boks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Windows 10 Lean (Premium)

Windows 10 Lean (Premium)

Microsoft is apparently developing another version of Windows 10 called "Lean", and as the name suggests, it's a trimmed-down variant of the operating system that removes a bunch of preloaded software to save on disk space. Addresses an issue that occurs when Volume Shadow Copy is enabled on a volume that hosts a file share. According to Twitter used Lucan (who first noticed the edition, via MSPowerUser), the build is 2GB lighter than the standard Windows 10 Pro installer, and cuts ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Report: Israeli Demolition of Syrian 3-300s Could Have 'Catastrophic' Consequences

Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem also met Jaberi Ansari, discussing with him the strategic relations between the two countries and their joint efforts in fighting terrorism, in addition to recent developments in politics and on the ground in Syria and the region following the tripartite aggression on Syria. Consulte Mais Informação

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