by | July 24, 2017 | 11:54

The bill forces all Supreme Court judges, apart from those approved by the President, to retire and threatens Poland's judicial independence. He told Nadine Higgins the European Union was quick to condemn the changes and now Hungary weighing in.

by | July 24, 2017 | 11:53

Announcing Johnson's visit earlier this month, Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee said it would be an opportunity to strengthen ties between the two countries, especially since Britain voted to leave the European Union. Also on Mr Johnson's agenda is a trip to Kaikōura with Civil Defence Minister Nathan Guy to thank the community who helped 200 Britons in the aftermath of the natural disaster in November 2016, by providing food and shelter.

by | July 24, 2017 | 11:49

On Wednesday, rain primarily hammered the downtown and north areas, while on Thursday it seemed more concentrated on the Redlands and valley areas further west. Those storms could "exacerbate" flooding that's already hit the city's suburbs. The heaviest rainfall is expected to come Saturday morning, Seeley said.

by | July 24, 2017 | 11:39

The newspaper writes that while foreign diplomats in Washington occasionally " report false or misleading information to their superiors", Kislyak, whose tenure as ambassador to the USA ended recently, "has a reputation for accurately relaying details about his interactions with officials in Washington".

by | July 24, 2017 | 11:23

When asked if he thought Comey wanted to use it as leverage, Trump said, "Yeah, I think so". I think that's critical for a variety of reason. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he does not remember meeting one-on-one with former FBI Director James Comey at the White House, contradicting Comey's June Senate testimony, which the president said was "loaded up with lies".

by | July 24, 2017 | 10:56

Ford. On Sunday Mr Sekulow denied that the White House had any interest in the subject, saying the president's power to pardon himself is "not an issue we're concerned with or dealing with". Instead, Trump complained about "illegal leaks" and demanded: "Why isn't the AG or Special Council [sic] looking at the many Hillary Clinton or Comey crimes.

by | July 24, 2017 | 10:53

China said today that it will safeguard its security interests at "any cost" as its sovereignty was "indomitable", amid a standoff with India in the Sikkim sector. The conflict started in mid-June when Indian troops obstructed Chinese road construction in Doklam. Indian and Chinese border guards have already confronted each other close to a valley controlled by China that separates India from Bhutan.

by | July 24, 2017 | 10:05

Ramlakan , who headed Mandela's medical team, also wrote that an ambulance transporting the icon from his Johannesburg home to Pretoria, during his final months, caught fire on the highway. "The SANDF's policy on patient-doctor confidentiality is in force‚ as such the views and patient doctor engagements expressed in the book have not been sanctioned by the senior cadre of the department and the SANDF respectively‚" Dlamini added.

by | July 24, 2017 | 09:57

The officers then fired rubber bullets and stun grenades to disperse the worshipers and move them back. Early Sunday morning, Israel installed security cameras in the area as well. The uncle said his nephew had spent two weeks in detention and was violently interrogated about alleged plans to attack Israelis before he was released.

by | July 24, 2017 | 09:04

Citigroup Inc. reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 305 ($3.98) price objective on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 20th. The original version of this story can be read at

by | July 24, 2017 | 09:03

Per 19 imputati è caduta l'accusa di associazione mafiosa. Per l'ex consigliere regionale disposta la sostituzione del carcere con quella dei domiciliari "nei luoghi di abituale dimora con divieto di contatti telefonici e telematici diversi dai familiari e dai difensori".

by | July 24, 2017 | 08:37

In January this year, Professor Rao was conferred with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan award. According to the ISRO website, under UR Rao's guidance, beginning with the first Indian satellite "Aryabhata" in 1975, over 18 satellites were designed and launched for providing communication, remote sensing and meteorological services.

by | July 24, 2017 | 08:12

Scattered strong thunderstorms developed in the afternoon heat on Sunday and several Severe Thunderstorm Warnings were issued for the possibility of damaging winds and large hail. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Friday Night . Mostly cloudy. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

by | July 24, 2017 | 07:40

With Ram Nath Kovind set to be sworn in on Tuesday, the Union government has appointed Sanjay Kothari, former Secretary of the Department of Personnel and Training, the Secretary of the new President. In the occupation of a journalist for 20 years, Ashok Malik is now serving as a Distinguished Fellow at Observer Research Foundation (ORF), a policy think tank.

by | July 24, 2017 | 05:42

Scaramucci also promised to "reset the culture" inside the communications department to make staff aware that "all of us are there to serve the president of the United States and his agenda". The sharp-tongued Scaramucci was a vocal Trump critic at that time, however. Another deleted tweet praised Trump's eventual challenger, Hillary Clinton .

by | July 24, 2017 | 05:01

Manchester City have completed the signing of full-back Danilo from Real Madrid on a five-year deal. However, despite the rumours once again arising that Real Madrid are keen on signing de Gea, Jose Mourinho has spoken out to quash such stories.

by | July 24, 2017 | 04:57

Trump has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing, but has struggled to explain why his eldest son and key aides met Russian operatives who promised dirt on Hillary Clinton . "I think what we have found sometimes the president says stuff, some of you guys in the media think it's not true or it isn't true, and it turns out it's closer to the truth than people think".

by | July 24, 2017 | 04:58

About a real-life World War II battle prior to the American involvement in the war, some experts were unsure if " Dunkirk " would find an audience among USA movie-goers, but if the opening weekend is any indication, the movie could not only make major money over the summer, but also be a force to reckon with come Oscar season.

by | July 24, 2017 | 04:19

He also asked the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, about the state of the railways. Buhari would only return to Nigeria "as soon as his doctors give the go-ahead", the presidency insisted. The governors, according to a statement by his Special Adviser, Media, Mr. Femi Adesina, Sunday night, said Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, who was in the delegation, told him on the telephone that the president was very cheerful and has not lost his sense of humour.

by | July 24, 2017 | 04:06

According to the National Weather Service, widespread winds between 60 to 70 miles per hour ripped across the metro area shortly before 10:30 p.m. Several agencies in the metro reported trees falling on homes, vehicles and power lines. Make sure you're checking on elderly or vulnerable family members and neighbors in this heat. We expect to restore service to most of customers today.

by | July 24, 2017 | 03:56

Describing the reports as disturbing, Senator Mark Warner, a Democrat who sits on the House Intelligence Committee, said "pardoning any individuals who may have been involved would be crossing a fundamental line". His claim about the broad scope of his pardoning power is unfounded - many legal experts say it's far from a settled question. Presidents can pardon people before guilt is established or even before the person is charged with a crime.

by | July 24, 2017 | 03:34

In a tweet Saturday, Trump defended Scaramucci , who supported other Republican presidential candidates before he backed Trump . The anonymous source behind a claim of doubts about Russia's alleged interference in the USA election cited by Donald Trump's new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci , turned out to be...

by | July 24, 2017 | 02:34

He adds: "just look at his great television ratings!" "He wanted to bring some new folks in to help rev up the communications operation, and after reflection, my decision was to recommend to the president that I give Anthony and Sarah a clean slate to start from", he said .

by | July 24, 2017 | 02:29

Army has successfully cleared two strongholds of terrorists after destroying their hideouts in the Rajgal valley during Operation Khyber-IV, which is progressing as planned and yielding steady results, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Sunday.

by | July 24, 2017 | 02:24

Snooty was found in an underwater area used to get to the exhibit's life support system, the museum said in a news release. Snooty the Manatee, for decades and for generations a unique and much-loved celebrity in Manatee County, and thought to the be the world's oldest manatee in captivity, has died.