The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear a plea filed by the Gujarat unit of the Congress challenging the introduction of "None of the Above" (NOTA) option for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections in the state. BJP president Amit Shah today said there was no question of him leaving the party post and he was working " happily " and " wholeheartedly ". Shivakumar, the Energy Minister was apparently in charge of the hospitality for the Gujarat Congress MLAs.
He has earned the trust and admiration of those he has served with. US Senator John McCain said on Thursday that he would amend the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to include a strategy for US forces in Afghanistan if President Donald Trump's administration fails to come up with one by September.
The agreement, brokered after a week of battles between the two groups, grants refugees and remaining JFS fighters safe passage to Idlib province and the Qalamoun region, leaving control of this corner of the border to Hezbollah, the Lebanese army and the Syrian government.
Scaramucci also cleared up the reason why he missed the birth of his second child, James, with his estranged wife on July 24 in NY. Scaramucci said he made "a mistake in trusting a reporter" and pledged to tone down future candid conversations.
At a ceremony in Kiev Monday, Pennsylvania-based Xcoal Energy & Resources LLC announced an agreement with Ukraine power generator Centrenergo PJSC to supply the 700,000 tons for this winter season. It would antagonize Russian Federation while further entangling the U.S.in a conflict in which we have no vital interests. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and U.S.
The new law limits Trump's autonomy with respect to Russian Federation policy in a provision that requires congressional approval for any revisions. "The concerns expressed in the president's signing statement are hardly surprising, though misplaced", McCain said Wednesday.
Russia's involvement in the conflict on the side of the Syrian government is being praised in Russian Federation as part of President Vladimir Putin's "successful foreign policy" ahead of next March's presidential election that many expect him to win.
The Air Force released a video of the test launch. Those two missiles traveled about 4,200 miles to the Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific Ocean's Marshall Islands. The ICBM test launch program demonstrates the operational capability of the Minuteman III and ensures the United States' ability to maintain a strong, credible nuclear deterrent as a key element of USA national security and the security of US allies and partners, the statement said.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano will chair the 50th AMM; the 18th ASEAN Plus Three Foreign Ministers' Meeting; the 7th East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers' Meeting; and the 24th ASEAN Regional Forum. Tillerson said this week that such talks would have to be predicated on the North giving up its nuclear weapons aspirations and that the conditions for such talks haven't yet been met by North Korea's government.
Iverson went on to state that he spoke with Cube "directly regarding the details" of his absence. And the Big3 has chose to make an example of its biggest star by suspending him for a game after it was revealed by TMZ that Iverson was nowhere near the Dallas area when he was supposed to be coaching (and maybe actually playing this time).
Cohen-Watnick's ouster marks a victory for McMaster in his ongoing battle with members of the president's inner circle. The leak led to a stall in the intelligence committee's investigation of ties between Trump associates and Russian Federation.
The deal was struck at a summit with top politicians in Berlin . At a conference with regulators this week, German automakers BMW, Daimler, and Volkswagen agreed to offer upgrades on almost 5 million diesel models in an attempt to reduce nitrous oxide emissions by at least 25 percent.
Wray was badly burned Friday afternoon after he opened the parcel, which was left on the front porch of his two-family home on 222nd St. near 145th Rd.in Springfield Gardens. Authorities said the cylindrical package that was left may have been intended for a bloods gang member, the New York Post reported. He says the blast left behind "substantial evidence".
Gov. Tom Wolf says health officials are conducting air and ground studies to determine possible health effects. An evacuation shelter has been set up for area residents at the Hyndman Charter School. CSX said one rail vehicle containing liquefied petroleum gas and one auto containing molten sulfur leaked and were on fire. The Democratic governor said in a phone interview Wednesday from an evacuation center several miles from the scene that "there's a lot of uncertainty and everybody's ...
In a news release, Franks cited Mueller's long-standing friendship with James Comey , who was sacked as Federal Bureau of Investigation director by President Donald Trump in May, as a conflict of interest. But that has presented another problem for Trump. Those episodes deserving special attention, in their assessment, include probing former attorney general Loretta Lynch's "directive" to Comey "to mislead the American people on the nature" of the FBI's investigation into Clinton's ...
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That means those same devices will be more secure for enterprise and consumer customers as well. A bipartisan group of US senators today introduced a bill spelling out some security criteria for vendors who supply the USA government with Internet of Things (IoT ) devices.
On Tuesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said on the Senate floor that senators needed to use the work period before recess to confirm President Donald Trump's pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director and other nominees, as well as pass an urgent funding bill for the almost bankrupt Department of Veterans Affairs Choice Program.
The government asked at least eight major NGOs to accept the new rules, including a ban to enter Libyan waters to rescue migrant boats in distress, and to allow armed police officers on board to search for possible smugglers hiding among migrants.
President Nicolas Maduro was to inaugurate the Constituent Assembly, whose loyalist 545 members include his wife and son, in a ceremony in a Caracas concert arena, his press office said. Smartmatic chief executive Antonio Mugica said: "Based on the robustness of our system, we know, without any doubt, that the turnout of the recent election for a National Constituent Assembly was manipulated".