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Kenya: Wafula Chebukati Meets Nasa at Night, Claims DP Ruto

Kenya: Wafula Chebukati Meets Nasa at Night, Claims DP Ruto

IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati with NASA luminaries Raila Odinga, Moses Wetangula, Musalia Mudavadi amd Kalonzo Musyoka address the media after their meeting at the Capital Hill on February 8, 2017. Mr Chebukati has, however, termed the remarks by the DP as baseless and reckless. Mr Ruto said Jubilee has nothing personal against Mr Chebukati but insisted that the chairman must do his work within the confines of the law. Consulte Mais Informação

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Can Tougher Sanctions Really Do Anything to Stop North Korea?

Can Tougher Sanctions Really Do Anything to Stop North Korea?

In a conversation Tuesday with Britain's Prime Minister, the White House says Trump stressed that "now is not the time to talk to North Korea" and that "all options remain open" to defend the USA and its allies. Haley said the Trump administration believes the new sanctions combined with previous measures would ban over 90 percent of North Korea's exports reported in 2016. Consulte Mais Informação

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ASEAN, partners eye 'substantial' free trade progress by year-end

ASEAN, partners eye 'substantial' free trade progress by year-end

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, the Asean Summit 2017 chairman, said the ministers agreed to be considerate on the timelines of RCEP but agreed to hold more negotiations on the proposed level of liberalization of trade-in goods. He said the endorsement reinforced Asean centrality which was the driving force for an Asean-led RCEP. "We have to really agree on key parameters if we achieve substantial conclusion moving forward", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hurricane Katia makes landfall as a Category 1 storm in Mexico

Hurricane Katia makes landfall as a Category 1 storm in Mexico

That's Hurricane Katia , which was making landfall late Friday in Mexico . Instead, it's expected to curve up into the open Atlantic and become a major hurricane - Category 3 or more - with winds up to 115 miles per hour. The two people died in Xalapa, the capital of Veracruz state, when mud loosened from a hillside by Katia's rains trapped them in their home, Luis Felipe Puente, head of Mexico's national emergency services, told Reuters . Consulte Mais Informação

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NWS: Sunny week ahead

NWS: Sunny week ahead

Monday - Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. The wind will continue to pick up out of the northeast at 10-15, with gusts up to 25 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Wednesday - A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Labor Day, Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Saturday night , partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Consulte Mais Informação

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Death toll from southern Mexico's big quake rises to 96

Death toll from southern Mexico's big quake rises to 96

Oaxaca's governor Alejandro Murat said at least 12,000 homes were damaged in his state, and called on those affected to make their own way to shelters because it was proving impossible to distribute aid house by house. Another 15 people were killed in the neighbouring Chiapas state and four others in Tabasco, Mexico's civil defence chief Luis Felipe said earlier. The powerful quake struck off Mexico's southern coast late Thursday night. Consulte Mais Informação

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Myanmar envoy summoned over Rohingya genocide

Myanmar envoy summoned over Rohingya genocide

SOME 1,64,000 mostly Rohingya refugees have now crossed into Bangladesh in the last fortnight to escape fighting between militants and Myanmar's military, the United Nations said on Thursday. A Myanmar government spokesman did not respond to a request for comment. BHRN said in their report that Muslims have to provide documentation that proves a family lineage dating back to before 1824 to gain Myanmar ID cards. Consulte Mais Informação

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White supremacist groups increasing recruitment on college campuses

White supremacist groups increasing recruitment on college campuses

To date, barely two weeks into the fall semester, the campaign has affected at least a dozen campuses in three states. The flag at the top right is that of Identity Evropa. They know they're going to get a reaction when they show up on campus. "While their messages are nearly always rejected, it is concerning that college and university students are the focus of growth for these groups". Consulte Mais Informação

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Concurso público da Câmara de Natividade abre 10 vagas

A remuneração varia de R$ 937 a R$ 2 mil e as jornadas de trabalho de 30 a 40 horas semanais. O concurso contemplará os seguintes cargos: agente de manutenção e zeladoria (2 vagas - nível fundamental - R$ 1.404,00), motorista (1 vaga - ensino fundamental - R$ 1.557,00), auxiliar legislativo (7 vagas - ensino médio - R$ 2.334,00) e controlador interno (1 vaga - superior em direito, contabilidade, economia ou administração - R$ 4.666,00). Consulte Mais Informação

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Irma recovery could require 11M meals, 24000 tarps and more

Irma recovery could require 11M meals, 24000 tarps and more

As of 1151BST, Irma was moving north-northwest at 18mph with maximum sustained winds of 75mph, according to the National Hurricane Center , leaving unsafe flooding along long stretches of the coast. Besides vertical sheer, tornadoes thrive on an unstable atmosphere - and most instability happens at lower altitudes for a tropical cyclone than for a storm at higher latitudes, NOAA said. Consulte Mais Informação

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