Mundo

3,000 migrant children still separated from parents, official says

3,000 migrant children still separated from parents, official says

Before the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy , migrants seeking asylum under U.S. laws were often granted temporary release as their cases were resolved. A court hearing on the administration's efforts and plans is scheduled for tomorrow. Azar also blamed Congress, the courts and migrant parents themselves for the administration's child separation policy - and repeatedly refused to say how many had been reunited with their families . Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Malaysia investigates China-backed project links with 1MDB--official:The Asahi Shimbun

Malaysia investigates China-backed project links with 1MDB--official:The Asahi Shimbun

It is created to be part of China's Belt and Road initiative to form a huge economic zone that spans Asia and Europe. The tough statement continues the clean-sweep of Malaysia's new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad , who defeated Najib in the country's election on 9 May, and afterward launched a corruption probe into alleged theft and money-laundering at the 1MDB state investment fund. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Donald Trump's scandal-hit environment chief Scott Pruitt resigns

Donald Trump's scandal-hit environment chief Scott Pruitt resigns

In the end, stroking Trump's ego wasn't enough to save Pruitt, but he used his near-spiritual resignation letter as one last expression of reverence for the President. The EPA was established in 1970 to protect human health and the environment. Inhofe expressed his support for his former staffer on Thursday, calling Wheeler "the flawless choice" to serve as acting EPA administrator. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Imran shuns Nawazs request, insists Avenfield reference verdict be announced tomorrow

Imran shuns Nawazs request, insists Avenfield reference verdict be announced tomorrow

Nawaz Sharif was also fined 10 million pounds in the case. "Even our biggest political opponent can not say that the promises the party made in the 2013 election, have not been delivered upon by Nawaz Sharif", Shahbaz said. Sharif was disqualified from office past year by the Pakistan Supreme Court, which declared him "dishonest" for not disclosing a separate monthly income from a company owned by his son. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Trump mocks #MeToo movement in Montana rally

Trump mocks #MeToo movement in Montana rally

Trump said at a campaign rally Thursday that if he were debating Warren, he would offer her $1 million to take an ancestry test to back up her past claims of Native American heritage. "Tester doesn't share your values", Mr. Trump said. Trump singled out Tester in April, saying the farmer from Big Sandy "will have a big price to pay" for releasing allegations against Jackson that included drunkenness, overprescribing medication and fostering a hostile work environment. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Venezuela: Maduro Warns Citizens, Army of Trump's 'Invasion' Plans

Venezuela: Maduro Warns Citizens, Army of Trump's 'Invasion' Plans

McMaster, Trump suggested that a military intervention may be the best solution to promote regional security and end the suffering of the Venezuelan people. Venezuela's inflation rose above 41 ,000% last month, making nearly all goods unaffordable, and the United Nations human-rights office declared a breakdown of law and order in the country, citing reports that security forces had killed hundreds of anti-government demonstrators while protecting some suspected of criminal activity from ... Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Malcolm Turnbull says Nauru's ban on ABC journalists 'regrettable'

The ABC is among several Australian news organisations that have attempted to report on the asylum seekers living in Nauru, despite the difficulty of getting reporters on the ground. Federal Press Gallery president David Crowe said the ban was an outrageous restriction on press freedom . The Nauruan Government should not be allowed to dictate who fills the positions in an Australian media pool. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »

Alesha MacPhail death: Boy, 16, charged with death

Alesha MacPhail death: Boy, 16, charged with death

Her body was found in woodland near her grandparents' home hours later. The suspect, who has not been identified, is in custody and will appear at Greenock Sheriff Court on Friday, Police Scotland said. Extra officers were brought in from the mainland to hunt for the killer and officers were patrolling 24 hours a day. The home from which she went missing was occupied by her paternal grandparents and Alesha's father Robert MacPhail. Consulte Mais Informação

Continue lendo »