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Najib faces 21 new charges

Najib faces 21 new charges

Najib has pleaded not guilty to all the charges. He faced four abuse of power and 21 money-laundering charges Thursday, in what observers said represented the most serious allegations he has yet faced. Mahathir, 93, in his second stint as premier after coming out of retirement to take on his one-time protege Najib, has reopened probes into 1MDB that were shut down by the former government, and vowed to bring Najib to justice. Consulte Mais Informação

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China plans import tariff cuts as soon as October

In July, China cut import tariffs on nearly 1,500 consumer products ranging from cosmetics to home appliances as part of efforts to open up its economy, the world's second biggest. He did not elaborate. And while China did quickly retaliate with its own round of $60 billion in tariffs, that country's all but exhausted its ammunition for further action, as nearly all of the goods its imports from the US have been affected. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shark attack victim in critical condition, rushed to surgery

Shark attack victim in critical condition, rushed to surgery

A girl was in a serious condition and a woman was fighting for her life, Australian authorities said Thursday after two separate shark attacks at an idyllic beach retreat. Ms Barwick, a mother of two, is in a critical condition in Mackay Base Hospital where she remains on Thursday after overnight surgery. "Paramedics are treating a female child in a serious condition with a significant leg injury", Ambulance Queensland said, without providing further details. Consulte Mais Informação

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Imran offers talks, but Modi should be wary of Pakistan's doublespeak

Imran offers talks, but Modi should be wary of Pakistan's doublespeak

India's last substantive engagement with Pakistan was in December 2015 when Swaraj had travelled to Islamabad for a Heart of Asia conference. In the letter to Modi, Khan wrote: "We, however, owe it to our peoples, especially the future generations, to peacefully resolve all outstanding issues, including the Jammu and Kashmir dispute, to bridge differences and achieve a mutually beneficial outcome". Consulte Mais Informação

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Hungary’s leader: European Union seeks to undermine border defense tasks

Hungary’s leader: European Union seeks to undermine border defense tasks

Other EU governments could halt any further action, however, and Poland has warned it would do so. For the first time ever, the European Parliament has voted to sanction a member state. "This is a big defeat for Fidesz, particularly as the party is not used to defeats", said Csaba Toth of the Republikon think-tank. But the EU Council - the heads of government of the member states - will now begin a process which could lead to potential recommendations being made against Hungary. Consulte Mais Informação

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Red Dead Redemption 2 BETA

Red Dead Redemption 2 BETA

Although Red Dead Redemption 2 will launch on October 26 for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, Red Dead Online is slated to arrive the following month, and even then, it will still be in public beta. "This should feel intimate and personal while still feeling fun and action-packed from moment to moment". "Also, as we have learned from experience when launching online games at this scale, there are bound to be a few issues and we want to ensure that we have time to gradually roll out the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Najib arrested, to face charges in 1MDB case

Najib arrested, to face charges in 1MDB case

MACC, in a statement today, said Najib was arrested at the commission's headquarters at 4.13pm. Najib, 65, is the first former prime minister in the country to have been indicted in a court of law. But as allegations related to wrongdoing at the fund multiplied, the leader lurched sharply to the right. Najib, his family and cronies were accused of using the stolen cash to buy everything from high-end real estate in the United States to pricey artworks. Consulte Mais Informação

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President Trump visits North Carolina as governor pleads for patience

Their names have not been released. The Horry County Sheriff's Department said in a statement that when the waters overtook the van, they rose too quickly for the pair to be saved. "Conway city leaders have said the river could surge past 22 feet late next week, sending enough water into neighborhoods to damage nearly 1,000 homes", according to the Charleston Post and Courier . Consulte Mais Informação

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Hezbollah chief warns Israel to stop Syria airstrikes

Hezbollah chief warns Israel to stop Syria airstrikes

The IDF rushed to explain that their airstrikes targeted a Syrian army facility "from which weapons-manufacturing systems were supposed to be transferred to Iran and Hezbollah". The Russian defence ministry earlier Tuesday blamed Israel for the accident and warned of reprisals. The incident was the worst case of friendly fire between the two allies since Russia's game-changing military intervention in September 2015. Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung's Galaxy A7 sports company's first triple camera

They are being arranged in vertical order with the depth camera being on top before followed by the main and ultra-wide cameras. Both Beyond 1 and 2 are expected to feature an in-display fingerprint sensor . The Korean electronics giant late Wednesday unveiled its latest Galaxy A7 , a midrange smartphone with a rear triple camera that features a trio of settings, one of which is an 8-megapixel 120-degree option. Consulte Mais Informação

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Machines to handle over half workplace tasks by 2025

Machines to handle over half workplace tasks by 2025

More than half of all workplace tasks will be carried out by machines by 2025, organizers of the Davos economic forum said in a report released yesterday that highlights the speed with which the labor market will change in coming years. "This is the key challenge of our time", said Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the WEF . Roles that distinctly leverage " human skills " such as sales and marketing professions, innovation managers and customer service workers, are also set ... Consulte Mais Informação

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