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Shipbuilding plan is nation-building: PM

Shipbuilding plan is nation-building: PM

But unions have warned about the potential for job losses before the program kicks in and the South Australian government says there's still a lack of detail on how much money will be spent in Australia. The minister said in addition to the new shipbuilding infrastructure and the construction of the naval vessels, the government would also be investing 25 million AU dollars (18.6 million US dollars) into a new naval shipbuilding college in Adelaide. Consulte Mais Informação

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Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

In a coup for voting rights activists, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge to a ruling previous year that struck down key parts of North Carolina's voting law. Advocates of requiring voters to show identification at the polls say it is a prudent, painless way to deter voter fraud. Dale Ho, director of the ACLU's Voting Rights Project, declared "an ugly chapter in voter suppression is finally closing". Consulte Mais Informação

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Death of Lisnaskea woman being treated as murder

Death of Lisnaskea woman being treated as murder

Another man aged in his 30s, who was in the house, was stabbed in the abdomen. A 55-year-old man also died at the house. From the outset the PSNI said they are not seeking anyone else in connection to the incident. The dead man and woman had been dating past year until the relationship had broken up at around Christmas. "I would like to send my condolences to the family over this sad and tragic event". Consulte Mais Informação

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Democrats maintain pressure on Trump over Comey firing

The nondenials have intensified calls by Democrats for an independent, nonpartisan special prosecutor to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Appearing on ABC's "This Week", Sen. In the NBC/WSJ poll, only 15 percent of the poll's respondents said they prefer Congress to investigate Russia's election meddling, while 78 percent supported an independent commission or special prosecutor. Consulte Mais Informação

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It is Time to End the Israeli Occupation, Says Palestinian President

It is Time to End the Israeli Occupation, Says Palestinian President

President Trump promised he might be able to do what eluded his predecessors for decades - brokering peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Though expectations are low for significant progress, plans are being firmed up for Trump to visit the right-wing Israeli leader in occupied Jerusalem and possibly Abbas in the West Bank, targeted for May 22-23, according to people familiar with the matter. Consulte Mais Informação

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PF investiga denúncia de corrupção no Ministério da Agricultura

PF investiga denúncia de corrupção no Ministério da Agricultura

No estado, há um mandado de busca e apreensão e condução coercitiva (quando uma pessoa é levada a depor) no bairro de Boa Viagem, zona sul do Recife. Em nota, a PF informou que a investigação, que já dura 9 meses, aprofundou-se no setor de pescados da região do Vale do Itajaí, onde foram obtidos documentos indicativos de proteção ilícita a duas grandes empresas contra a implantação de medidas cautelares determinadas pelo Mapa e pelo Departamento de Inspeção de Produtos de Origem Animal ... Consulte Mais Informação

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