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Nigerian Army Chief: Operation Python Will Continue Until It Is Satisfied


Director, Defence Information, John Enenche while announcing the military's decision to designate IPOB as a "militant terrorist organisation" also urged parents to dissuade their wards from joining the group. Pro-Biafra supporters demonstrate in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, during commemorations of the 50th anniversary of the Nigerian civil war on on May 30. By Monday, it had changed its tune. Lire la suite »

Trump sees 'good chance' of striking Mideast peace deal

Netanyahu praised the state of U.S. -Israel relations, telling Trump that "under your leadership, the alliance between America and Israel has never been stronger, never been deeper". Middle East peace has always been one of the US' most elusive foreign policy goals, and shortly after coming to power Trump assigned his son-in-law Jared Kushner and former business associate Jason Greenblatt with finding a way to secure the "ultimate" deal by getting the two sides back to the negotiating table. Lire la suite »

PGA Tour to implement more comprehensive gambling policy for 2018


The PGA Tour announced their 2017-18 full schedule on September 19, and the TGR Live-run event remains on the schedule in a tough date, played June 28 - July 1 in 2018. The Integrity Program will cover all facets of competition and operations on the six Tours overseen by the PGA Tour. "We recognise, however, that no sport is fully immune from the potential influence of gambling". Lire la suite »

Aston Martin to be Red Bull title sponsor


The US-based company wants to bring back the lost glory of F1. However, finally tired of the constant criticism, and probably aware of Red Bull's potential switch to Honda in 2019, Renault is to pull the plug, ending its 11 year relationship with the Austrian outfit. Lire la suite »

Xbox's Phil Spencer Promoted to Executive Vice President of Gaming at Microsoft


Spencer, the leader of Microsoft's Xbox business since 2014, has joined the company's group of senior leaders, a sign of the importance of the video gaming franchise to the software maker. The company is shifting its Enterprise Mobility and Security (EMS) team, helmed by longtime executive Brad Anderson, from its cloud and enterprise (C&E) division into WDG. Lire la suite »

Healey expands investigation of opioid makers


She said her office would use subpoenas and other investigative tools to determine if any state laws were broken. "We will investigate whether these companies made deceptive statements in the marketing and promotion of their highly addictive prescription painkillers", Stein said, adding that the epidemic of opioid addiction is dire with drug overdoses now the number one cause of accidental deaths in North Carolina. Lire la suite »

Israeli and Egyptian Leaders Meet Publicly For First Time


Trump too met Netanyahu in NY on Monday ahead of the UN General Assembly and again expressed his hopes for a peaceful settlement. During the meeting, Al-Sisi stressed "the importance that Egypt attaches to the efforts to resume negotiations between the Palestinian and Israeli sides with a view to reaching a just and comprehensive solution to the Palestinian issue on a two-state basis in accordance with the relevant global references". Lire la suite »

'Are You Gay or Pedophile?' Philippines President Attacks Human Rights Chief


The President said in order to avoid suspicions of irregularity in police operations, he would suggest for the UN's right body to send representatives to police operations so they could monitor any possible human rights violations. In a forum of lawyers in Manila , Duterte cursed at the CHR for "reprimanding him in public". This is at least the choice of deputies filipinos, who come to adopt the draft budget for 2018. Lire la suite »

Threats can not help resolve Korean peninsula situation, China says


That test prompted the UN Security Council to pass sanctions banning textile exports and restricting oil exports to the isolated Asian country. Xinhua did not directly link the drills to North Korea tension. Onodera has said a new security law passed in 2015 might allow it to shoot down a Guam-bound missile if it poses a critical security threat to Japan and its top ally, the United States. Lire la suite »

Donald Trump reitera amenazas contra Venezuela y Cuba ante la ONU


Indicó que su "máximo interés es, precisamente, defender al pueblo venezolano, que sus derechos sean respetados, que se restaure la democracia , que Venezuela pueda salir adelante". Al respecto, el presidente de Estados Unidos dijo en la ONU que el pacto alcanzado por su país y otras potencias con Teherán en 2015 es "una vergüenza" que su Gobierno podría abandonar, si sospecha que "proporciona una tapadera para una eventual construcción de un programa nuclear" iraní. Lire la suite »

BC moves to rein in political donations 'Wild West'


The legislation also includes a "transitional annual allowance" for political parties with a minimum number of votes, amounting to $2.50 per vote received next year. "We want absolutely no excuse for parties not complying with the additional requirements that this bill puts in place". It's a measure clearly aimed at controversy over former Premier Christy Clark receiving a $50,000-a-year stipend from her B.C. Lire la suite »

The Punisher Goes Guerrilla In New Teaser Video


The Punisher might still not have a specific release date, however, it seems like the upcoming Marvel Netflix series has another new teaser, this time showing off the brutal grit of Jon Bernthal's solo comic book series as Frank Castle. Lire la suite »

Senate Confirms Trump's Pick for Solicitor General


The court is scheduled on October 10 to hear oral arguments in the matter, which stems from the Trump administration's revised order in March to block citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the United States. Lire la suite »

Un séisme de magnitude 7,1 secoue Mexico et ses environs


A certains endroits de la capitale, des morceaux entiers d'immeubles sont à terre. " Je suis bouleversée, je n'arrive pas à m'arrêter de pleurer, c'est le même cauchemar qu'en 1985 ", a déclaré à l'AFP Georgina Sanchez, 52 ans, en pleurs sur une place de Mexico". Lire la suite »

Apple's iPhone 8 offers twice the performance of Samsung's newest Galaxy S8


Again, there's not a big leap from the comparison to last year's big iPhone - seeing a trend here? AppleCare+ for the new phone will cost you more too. The company has kept tight-lipped as to what features and specs it will come with, and rumours in general have been relatively thin on the ground. It also introduced 4K and HDR streaming for its Apple TV to deliver a "stunning cinematic experience at home". Lire la suite »

Iconic Bonneville America Based Speedmaster To Be Relaunched Again By Triumph

The spy shots of the cruiser being tested clearly showed the Bobber-style "swing cage" and monoshock setup at the rear, and the images in the new teaser video seem to point to this. The new bike's front wheel appears to be 16 or 17 inches in diameter; much smaller than the Bobber's 19-incher. We had already reported the launch of a new Bonneville-based cruiser model in early October. Lire la suite »

Flood Watch Issued As Hurricane Jose Heads Our Way


Maria is 60 miles east of Martinique. Jose was about 270 miles (440 kilometers) east-southeast of Cape Hatteras on Monday morning and moving north at 9 mph (15 kph). Monday, and 7:50 a.m. and 8:14 p.m. Tuesday. "We've had some reports of strong and even risky rip currents and there is some potential for coastal flooding", National Weather Service meteorologist Joe Pollina said. Lire la suite »

Deputies Pursue Pickup Towing Stolen Trailer From San Bernardino to Downtown LA


Two men in a stolen truck hauling a small trailer are in jail after leading police on a chase that began in San Bernardino County and ended in Pasadena. When the trailer was opened, it appeared to contain clothing and other personal items. A passenger then got out of the SUV with his hands in the air and slowly walked back toward officers and surrendered shortly after 2:40 p.m. Lire la suite »

Arizona congressman arrested during DACA protest outside Trump Tower


Trump recently announced that the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals program, which defers deportation for non-citizens who arrive in the U.S. as children, will end. Trump and other Republicans denied that there was a deal and said they would not agree to anything without border security and enforcement measures included. Lire la suite »

India tears into Pakistan at UNHRC, calls Islamabad face of global terrorism


Vishnu Reddy spoke strongly against "Pakistan's unsolicited and unwarranted comments pertaining to the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir are factually incorrect and absolutely misleading". Reddy further apprised that concrete evidence on cross-border support for terrorist attacks in Jammu and Kashmir has been handed over to Pakistan. "The Afghan Taliban, Haqqani network, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) all freely operate from Pakistani soil". Lire la suite »

Trump issues stark threats to North Korea and Iran at UN

UNITED STATES President Donald Trump is expected to focus on urging the worldwide community to cooperate in reining in North Korea as he addresses the United Nations General Assembly for the first time on Tuesday. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, did not elaborate, but his mention of "enablement" was likely a reference to China, which has frustrated Trump by failing to rein in North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Lire la suite »

Philander out of first Bangladesh Test


The injury list also includes all-rounder Chris Morris and pacer Lungi Ngidi, both set to miss the Test series and are likely to return for the T20s late October. "The plan right now is to get him ready for competitive cricket when he is ready, and we are hoping that it will be a slow and graduated return to full-intensity bowling", Moosajee said. Lire la suite »