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Former Thai PM defends herself in court over rice lawsuit

Former Thai PM defends herself in court over rice lawsuit

As she entered the court her supporters shouted: "Fight!" They believe she is being persecuted by opponents of her brother, former PM Thaksin Shinawatra, who was forced out in a 2006 coup. She was banned from politics for five years in 2015 but remains a figurehead of the populist movement that has won every Thai election since 2001. Last week, the government said it had frozen her assets, including bank accounts and dozens of properties in relation to a administrative order to claim back ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Search Underway for Stethem Sailor Overboard in South China Sea

Pacific Fleet confirmed. The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Destroyer, the Sazanami, a helicopter and the Joint Personnel Recovery Center Hawaii joined the Stethem in its search for the missing seaman. This is the Navy's second effort to find a missing sailor in the Asia-Pacific region within the last two months. Another from the USS Shiloh, thought to have fallen overboard and presumed dead just days after the previous incident, was later found to be hiding in the ship's engine room. Consulte Mais Informação

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Search under way for couple missing in Joshua Tree National Park

Search under way for couple missing in Joshua Tree National Park

The couple, who were in their 20s, neglected to look at of their close-by overnight boardinghouse Friday morning, Brian Rennie, a colleague for the Joshua Tree National Park Search and Rescue, disclosed to ABC News. Pursuit and save groups continued endeavors Tuesday cycle 5 a.m. nearby time however on a littler scale, Land said. Rachel Nguyen and Joseph Orbeso , both of whom are in their 20s, did not check out of their accommodations near the park at 11 a.m. Consulte Mais Informação

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Soil Scam: More trouble for Lalu's son Tej Pratap, fresh probe ordered

Soil Scam: More trouble for Lalu's son Tej Pratap, fresh probe ordered

In an earlier probe, the chief secretary had said that prima facie, no evidence of scam was found inthe soil purchased by Patna zoo during investigation. Modi had claimed that the two-acre land of the mall belonged to Delight Marketing Company Ltd (now Lara Projects LLP). Assuming charge as the Finance Minister today, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said that apart from the soil scam, his government was also going to review other possible irregularities that took place in the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Investors Catching Stocks Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

Investors Catching Stocks Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

Sowell Financial Services LLC's holdings in Realty Income Corporation were worth $369,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 28th. This is a boost from Agree Realty Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50. SL Green Realty Corporation's payout ratio is 319.59%. Consulte Mais Informação

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China may force Anbang to sell Waldorf Astoria Hotel, NYC

China may force Anbang to sell Waldorf Astoria Hotel, NYC

Chinese authorities have asked Anbang Insurance Group Co., whose chairman was detained in June, to sell its overseas assets, Bloomberg reports, citing unnamed sources. Anbang is reported to be battling a lawsuit over a missed installment payment for the Korean insurer. Since previous year, Anbang has been targetted by Chinese regulators for its questionable financial practices including selling risky short-term, high-yield life insurance policies to fund its acquisition binge. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kelly Was Angry at Comey Firing

Kelly Was Angry at Comey Firing

Chris Wallace pressed Kellyanne Conway on the "disarray inside the White House" and on exactly what the chain of command will be now that Gen. John Kelly is Chief of Staff. Comey was speaking to a group of Federal Bureau of Investigation employees in Los Angeles when he saw a TV report in the background announcing that he had been fired . Consulte Mais Informação

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A Chinese ride-sharing company invests in Estonia's Taxify

A Chinese ride-sharing company invests in Estonia's Taxify

It offers a full range of mobile tech-based mobility options for over 400 million users, including Taxi, Premier, Express, Hitch, Luxe, Bus, Minibus, Chauffeur, Car Rental, Enterprise Solutions and bike-sharing. Last month the San Francisco-based company and Yandex NV announced they would merge their ride-hailing businesses in Russian Federation. The partnership will strengthen both companies, helping them to compete with rival Uber. Consulte Mais Informação

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