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China protests US ship sailing by island in South China Sea

China protests US ship sailing by island in South China Sea

The ship sailed within six miles of the man-made Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, Stars and Stripes reported citing an anonymous US Navy official. The US move will "compel China to take measures to further raise its capacity to defend national territory", he said. "And the point of that is to demonstrate that the United States will continue to fly, sail and operate wherever worldwide law allows". Consulte Mais Informação

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No renewal of insurance for vehicles without pollution certificate, says Supreme Court

No renewal of insurance for vehicles without pollution certificate, says Supreme Court

Lokur and Deepak Gupta accepted the recommendations of the Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) for mandatory linking of PUC certificates with annual insurance. It also asked the authorities to issue specifications for the kind of equipment required to be installed at PuC centres, so regulatory violations can be curbed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ressaca pode provocar ondas de até quatro metros no Rio

Ressaca pode provocar ondas de até quatro metros no Rio

O mar agitado amplia o risco de afogamento para os banhistas. E a passagem de uma frente fria que provocou as condições para a ressaca, e que já se deslocou para o Oceano, também mudou o tempo no Rio. Além disso, os órgãos reiteram os cuidados necessários, pelo menos até domingo (13). "Antes de entrar na água é necessário que o banhista entre em contato com o guarda-vida da praia e pergunte se dá para entrar e em qual local é mais indicado", explicou tenente Danilo Pisaneschi. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fatal police-involved shooting in Dyer after chase in IL

Fatal police-involved shooting in Dyer after chase in IL

Master Trooper Glen Fifield of Indiana State Police said at a morning press conference police began to pursue a stolen vehicle at about 5 a.m. Thursday in Crete, Illinois. He provided no other details. The driver of a stolen vehicle was killed in a police-involved shooting in Dyer, Indiana after a chase that also left a pedestrian in Sauk Village hospitalized in critical condition. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan's internal situation not to affect Pak-China relationship: Chinese envoy

Pakistan's internal situation not to affect Pak-China relationship: Chinese envoy

He was delivering an exclusive talk on the topic of "Pakistan-China Relations: CPEC and Beyond CPEC", organised by Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), Islamabad on Thursday. The two countries have chose to give priority to energy projects in a bid to boost the economic development of Pakistan, said the Chinese envoy. He said, "Our cooperation is not against any third country; however, it would be beneficial for the peace and prosperity of the whole region". Consulte Mais Informação

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Parsing Tough Rhetoric On North Korea 15:00 Download

Parsing Tough Rhetoric On North Korea 15:00 Download

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper tells CNN's Anderson Cooper that strong rhetoric towards North Korea from the U.S. presidential level "raises the ante" on Kim Jong Un, who has made similar threats. Tom Malinowski , assistant secretary of state for democracy, human rights and labor in the Obama administration, recently advised a number of steps: "Flooding the zone" with information (designed to break the regime's grip on information and provide dissenters with ways to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Creamer replaces injured Korda on US Solheim Cup team

Creamer replaces injured Korda on US Solheim Cup team

Korda has withdrawn after failing to recover from an arm injury, allowing Creamer to make a seventh consecutive appearance in the competition. She reminds me a lot of myself as far as heart and grit, and I know she never gives up. USA captain Juli Inkster was aware of the problem and was allowed to nominate an alternative when she selected her two wild cards on Sunday. Creamer during the 2013 Solheim Cup. Consulte Mais Informação

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