The court said in a statement that its 12 magistrates had decided unanimously "to preventively suspend the investiture of Puigdemont unless he appears in the (Catalan) parliament in person with prior judicial authorization". Under Spanish law, once the court officially accepts the government's challenge for consideration, Puigdemont's candidacy will be suspended while the court decides on its legitimacy.
Yesterday, the New York Times published a story stating that back in June, President Donald Trump attempted to fire Robert Mueller but only backed off when members of the White House Special Council threatened to quit. McGahn , though, told the president in no uncertain terms that firing Mueller - the head of the probe into possible collusion by Trump associates with Moscow - would be a awful idea and blow up in his face, the source said.
As the world prepares to mark 73 years since the liberation of the German concentration and extermination camp at Auschwitz , this morning Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy released a screenshot of hateful, anti-semitic Facebook Posts from recent weeks, many of them made by New Zealanders.
According to the report, Clinton insisted on retaining her faith outreach adviser , Burns Strider , after a female staffer accused him of touching her inappropriately and sending sexually suggestive emails. In a tweet which we have above, Clinton thanked her "activist b*tches". "When matters arose, they were reviewed in accordance with these policies, and appropriate action was taken".
Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee who objected to McConnell's attempt to revive the short-term bill, questioned McConnell's embrace of the GOP proposal to extend funding of the Children's Health Insurance Program - and highlighted the discord that defined the day.
Congress has released the candidate names for all assembly constituencies in Meghalaya out of total 60 seats. The Congress is now in power in the north-eastern state Meghalaya as they won 29 seats in the previous state assembly elections.
On January 20, marking the one-year anniversary of her husband's inauguration day, the first lady tweeted a photo of herself - sans Trump - being accompanied to the swearing-in ceremony by a military escort. It was the couple's anniversary on January 22 and it was thought the couple may celebrate in Davos. In a tweet Friday afternoon that did not mention a specific report, Trump's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham accused news outlets of "salacious & false reporting", and referred to some ...
A senior BSF official on condition of anonymity said: "This time we are not exchanging candies with Pakistani Rangers". Pakistani delegation comprised of ten officers, including officials of the rank of Wing Commanders. While a BSF jawan and a teenage girl were killed on Thursday, four persons including two civilians and one BSF jawan and an Army jawan were killed and over 40 others injured in the Pakistani firing on Friday.
Superintendent of Police Shopian , Shriram Ambedkar confirmed the killing of two civilians: Javiad Ahmad Bhat of Narpora and Sahil Ahmad Lone of Ganowpora. "Within no time, their [the crowd's] numbers swelled to 200-250 persons", the statement said while adding that the protestors tried to set four vehicles ablaze.
India and Cambodia on Saturday expressed keen interest in enhancing cooperation in maritime domain, including sustainable marine development and protection and preservation of marine and coastal environment, anti-piracy cooperation, security of sea lanes of communication to maintain peace and ensure safety and security of navigation in the Indo-Pacific Region.
A temporary funding deal was reached Monday, reopening the government through February 8, but the chance of another shutdown looms in just three weeks if no deal is reached. "We encourage the Senate to bring it to the floor". So that's not particularly new. DAVIS: The group's being referred to as the number twos. Dick Durbin told Politico , which first reported the retraction.
Access to the database would allow ICE to track license plate locations for the last five years, according to a privacy assessment by the Department of Homeland Security cited in the Verge report. The search results, once yielded, include two photographs of the vehicle, the nearest address to where the photographs were captured, Global Positioning System coordinates and time and date information for the photos.
Arsene Wenger has made it clear that Olivier Giroud will not be leaving the club this winter, despite reports linking him with Borussia Dortmund - and even a shock move to Chelsea . "It's still possible that something else might happen during this transfer window but we are far from being close to that". Now it looks like the Aubameyang deal hinges on Giroud, either in a swap deal or, if that doesn't work out, a move to another side for the cash that will allow Wenger to seal his ...
However, he declined to comment on whether Seoul sees the parade as a provocation. Both exercises, according to US Forces Korea , are created to "highlight the longstanding military partnership" between the two countries and improve stability and security on the Korean Peninsula .
He added: "I think a lot of players get callouses". We actually played together on vacation in the Maldives. Former champion Kerber recovered from a set down to beat Taiwan's Hsieh 4-6 7-5 6-2 in the fourth round. Both players exchanged breaks early in the third set before Federer reeled off a signature backhand victor to break again in the fifth game. "I thought the first set was kind of normal, I couldn't tell what was going on with my opponent", said Federer .
Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Thursday, Netanyahu proclaimed Iran "the most significant terrorist nation of this age", and insisted that it doesn't matter to him if the deal is fixed, cancelled or kept. According to a report by Israel's Globes on January 26, 2018, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković agreed to push forward the deal to sell Israeli used F-16 to Croatia.
Rockefeller Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Southwest Airlines Co . for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $35.72B market cap company. They study the diverse factor and after that study issue different rating to concerning stock whether it is time to sell or buy or even hold the stock .
It has attracted the ire of fringe Rajput groups like the Shri Rajput Karni Sena , who firmly believe that there is a romantic dream sequence between Khilji and Rani Padmini, and is a distortion of history. The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear on Monday two separate petitions seeking contempt action against four state governments and the Shree Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena for violating its order allowing the all-India release of controversial Bollywood movie Padmaavat .
This year marks the 30th anniversary of Budweiser's emergency water program, which has shipped more than 79 million cans of clean water to areas hard-hit by natural disasters, according to the Budweiser website . In addition to the ad about emergency water , a Stella Artois (another A-B-owned beer) ad tells viewers the corporation will donate water if people buy a Stella-branded glass "chalice".
Taliban gunmen opposed to Afghanistan's US-backed government stormed the building and sprayed guests with automatic fire before government forces intervened. Among Afghans killed in the attack was a telecommunications official from western Farah province; Waheed Poyan, Afghanistan's newly appointed consul general to the Pakistani city of Karachi; and Ahmad Farzan, an employee of the High Peace Council, a commission created to facilitate peace talks between the Afghan government and the ...
The village is situated almost 50 km from Vicky's native place Sarawan Bodla in Lambi constituency of Muktsar district. According to police records Gounder was wanted in at least 15 cases of murder, kidnapping and robbery in various states.
The defense chief did not back these assertions, but the publication said the Defence Ministry is struggling to secure funding to the Armed Forces as it begins a lengthy review process of its expenses. He added that a Russian threat was unlikely to take the form of "landing craft" arriving on Britain's beaches, but would more likely be a cyber attack, missile or underwater sabotage.
In this context there will be determined the reelection of the current Head of State, Milos Zeman, or the start of in his position of his rival, the scholar Jiri Drahos. Otherwise, the president has little direct executive power since the country is run by a government chosen and led by the prime minister. Zeman's stance is similar to other populist EU-skeptic politicians in Warsaw and Budapest.
Trump's business-friendly tax cuts and a record-breaking bull run on Wall Street have wowed many in the Davos crowd. Considering the US and Trump administration have been under much criticism for taking on increasingly isolationist economic policies, especially after continuously threatening to withdraw from the NAFTA trade , such rhetoric can be expected to be met with scrutiny from the other world leaders at the forum.
The meeting of the Heads of State will take place from January 28-29, 2018, under the theme, "Winning the Fight against Corruption: A Sustainable path to Africa's Transformation". "The President has come well prepared". "Although the AU has appointed and mandated Champions for a number of concurrent matters of interest to the continent, this is the first the problem of corruption is getting this sort of attention".
After the failure of the Senate to fund the government by the midnight deadline, government operations began to wind down, and furloughs and work without pay began for federal employees as the lawmakers scrambled for a resolution. Asked on ABC's "This Week" if he could say whether the government would reopen on Monday, Senator Richard J. Durbin of IL, the No. 2 Senate Democrat, demurred.
Hammond enraged leave MPs in his own party on Thursday by telling business leaders in the Swiss ski resort of Davos that the government would seek only "modest" changes in its relationship with the European Union . He told the BBC Radio 4 Today programme: "Anyone who uses the word "timid" about this Prime Minister is absolutely wrong". Hungary are said to have introduced the idea of adding an extension clause to avoid a potential "cliff edge" should Britain and Brussels not be able to ...
Moyes will be without eight senior players - Manuel Lanzini, Marko Arnautovic , Andy Carroll , Diafra Sakho, Michail Antonio, Edimilson Fernandes, Winston Reid and Jose Fonte - through injury when they travel to Wigan in the fourth round.
Commenting on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiations, Najib said Malaysia hoped to see some positive movements in the free-trade agreement and fresh directive towards its final conclusion by the end of this year.
The first lady also got some awareness about the Family Welfare Organization of Indonesia and said Indonesian women were contributing to country's prosperity by serving in multiple fields. The two countries also plan to establish mechanisms for policy dialogues, information sharing and training cooperation, while focusing on the early completion of the delimitation of economic zones at sea.
He is the grandson of Senator Robert Kennedy and the great-nephew of President John F Kennedy, both of whom were assassinated in the 1960s. He was chosen by House and Senate Democratic leaders Nancy Pelosi and Charles Schumer. Kennedy's response will not have to do much to eclipse the 2017 Democratic response to President Trump's address to the joint session of Congress.
The stock increased 0.81% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $93.07. About 148,962 shares traded or 11.23% up from the average. (NYSE:DVMT) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: "Dell considering strategic options including IPO: reports" on January 26, 2018, also Benzinga.com published article titled: "Benzinga's Insider Buys Of The Week: Dell Technologies, Salesforce, And More", Streetinsider.com published: "Dell Technologies Inc".
The US, South Korea and a number of other allies have held a variety of military exercises on and around the Korean Peninsula over the course of 2017, including "decapitation strike" drills meant to practice taking out North Korea's leadership.
Mainstream media outlets had on Wednesday carried reports that Binoy Balakrishnan was an accused in a case of financial fraud registered in Dubai. Rallying behind its state secretary Kodieryi Balakrishnan a day after the allegations against his son Binoy surfaced, the CPI-M state unit and the state secretariat in separate statements claimed the charges were "baseless lie" and part of attacks by "anti-CPIM Malayalam media barons".
Philippine aviation authorities said on Friday that three airports in the Bicol region, including the Legazpi airport, have resumed operation after an erupting volcano forced the closure four days ago. The continuous volcanic activities have already displaced more than 18,000 families or more than 72,000 individuals from 57 barangays causing overcrowding in temporary shelters.
The New York Times and other U.S. media reported Thursday that Trump had ordered the firing of Mueller in June 2017 but that the president climbed down when the top White House lawyer threatened to resign . Much speculation has grown around whether Trump will attempt to fire Mueller as his investigation proceeds. White House lawyer Ty Cobb , who is representing the presidency in the Mueller probe, declined comment , citing respect for special counsel.
Two Corona High School students were arrested for separate threats of violence made toward the school, police said. That's what he said, he didn't like them. After reviewing the evidence and statements, the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office determined that the juvenile did not at any time have the intent to bomb or the ability to cause any harm to Port Charlotte High School or its occupants.
Khurshid also said the entire matter reflects "how much respect the ruling party has for the democratic process". Congress sources said the party presidents had always been seated in the front row at the Republic Day Parade . Several Union ministers, including Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani, were seated in rows ahead of him.On Thursday, Congress leaders reacted furiously following information that Gandhi has been given a fourth-row seat at the parade.
According to a source close to the investigation, the conclusions drawn by a team of experts hired by the Sherman family cast doubt on the prior assumption that the couple's death in December had been a murder-suicide, indicating instead a double-homicide.
An Air Force spokesperson added that while the system is regularly serviced, "reliability has decreased with failures increasing, especially in hot/humid environments". Before taking office, Trump repeatedly criticized Boeing for a $4 billion contract to build a new Air Force One fleet. "It's not getting people rich".
His comments on energy were part of a larger "America First" speech , in which Trump was not shy about encouraging the world's economic elite to invest in the United States . "I think we're doing a really great job with my team", the Independent quoted Trump as saying. "America is open for business again", he said. The newspaper cited four anonymous sources as saying that Trump had ordered the firing of Russian Federation investigation special prosecutor Robert Mueller previous year, ...
There were 194 patients in the hospital when the fire first began and all 78 individuals in the seniors' ward were evacuated. Hospital director Song Byeong-cheol said the six-storey hospital did not have a sprinkler system and was not large enough to require one under the law.
One of these women said she complied, terrified of losing her job. Ditto for Wall Street and dozens of other industries. In its story, the Journal said it contacted more than 150 past and present employees and found dozens that told stories of sexual misconduct .
The move was taken three days after the European Union announced its new round of sanctions against seven Venezuelan officials, including travel bans and the freezing of assets, connected with the political crisis under President Nicolas Maduro .
For Halep, playing in her first Grand Slam as the top seeded player, it's a first major final beyond the clay courts of Roland Garros. With the win, Wozniacki will reclaim the WTA World No. The key lesson both women have learned in their years of knocking on the door is that grand slam titles have to be won with bravery and belief. A win on Saturday will move Wozniacki over Halep in the world rankings, a storyline that the Danish player said is "cool" on top of all the other drama, per ...
The Paris region has been deeply affected by the floods that hit the country over the past week, but in the capital city, it was business as usual for the most part. The water in the river Seine in Paris continues to rise. By midday on Friday the water was up to the Zouave's thighs. Two other riverside museums, the Musée d'Orsay and the Orangerie have said they are preparing for flooding, also ready to be evacuated if necessary.
Syria's main opposition group on Friday said it would boycott Russian peace talks next week in a major blow to Moscow's diplomatic efforts towards resolving the brutal seven-year conflict. Erdogan insisted that his Operation Olive Branch was a legal defence of Turkey's national security, as Ankara views the Kurdish YPG fighters as a Syrian offshoot of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).
The council comprises eight member countries bordering the Arctic - Canada, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Russia, the United States and Iceland. In order to effectively protect the marine environment of the Arctic, China works with other States to enhance control of the sources of marine pollution such as ship discharge, offshore dumping, and air pollution, it said.
Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal ran through the Bangladeshi innings, claiming 3-21 as the hosts, who also reached the final with three straight wins, were dismissed for 82. Bangladesh are playing at home and they have beaten Sri Lanka in the first game of the league stages. Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal , who have been in superb form throughout the tournament, were unable to maintain their momentum as the former was run out by Danushka Gunathilaka for eight runs, while the latter was caught ...
Baboons preen each other at the Paris Zoological Park in the Bois de Vincennes in the east of Paris , France, October 23, 1995. It is not yet clear how the baboons escaped, Paris news website The Local reported. Zoo staff and police battled to get all of the monkeys rounded up, with one policemen telling Le Parisien: "They can be risky". None of the monkeys roamed into public areas, he added.