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Saraki denies fake SUV documents allegations

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Senate Present Bukola Saraki appearing before a public hearing by Senate Committee on Ethics on allegation of clearing of Armored SUV with fake Custom papers at National Assembly Abuja. "We must find ways to guard the institution and ourselves against those who wish to diminish or rubbish institutional and individual's reputation because of 5 minutes of fame". Read More »

Hong Kong's new Chief Executive vows to heal rifts

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The career civil servant and former top administrator is known as "Beijing's favourite", while her main opponent, Hong Kong's former finance secretary John Tsang , was more popular among citizens during the campaign. "There is a serious divide in Hong Kong, so why don't we start with the easier subjects and try to reach consensus" on how to tackle those other problems first, she said. Read More »

Police make another arrest related to London attack

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A large group of Muslim women formed a human chain on Westminster Bridge on Sunday to condemn the London attack. Three people died as the terrorist drove his hire vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before he ran through the gates of Parliament and stabbed unarmed policeman Keith Palmer to death. Read More »

No. 2 Arizona vs. No. 7 St. Mary's Prediction, Game Preview

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Saint Mary's, meanwhile, earned a closer win over the 10th-seeded VCU Rams in its first match of the tournament. Cue Justin Kokoskie, long time trainer and one who is familiar with the panic that can set in when a star player goes down, sitting there staring at a finger that is going the opposite direction from the way it is meant to go. Read More »

Schiff urges Trump to avoid baseless accusations

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That's been obvious since Wednesday, when Nunes announced that he'd become privy to documents that showed that Trump and his associates had been the subject of what is known in counterintelligence as "incidental collection" - a term employed to describe Americans whose names turn up in the communications of foreigners being monitored by US intelligence agencies. Read More »

Cyclone Debbie: Thousands flee homes as storm closes on Australia

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Cyclone Debbie is nearing landfall along the Queensland coast, threatening to cause significant destruction in iconic tourist destinations like the Whitsunday Islands . "You may not think that this cyclone is going to be rough". Radar Image from the BOM site. Ms French says she's planning to move back to New Zealand in two years' time and after this she "can't wait". Read More »

Dave Brat: Trump's Attacks On Freedom Caucus Are Result Of 'Bad Counsel'

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Trump said .But Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said the White House barred his party from serious negotiations. "We need to be on a team". He also offered to work with Democrats to push through his future policies. These changes may also alienate more moderate Republicans , who often worry about the millions of Americans estimated to lose coverage if the Republican health care plan passes. Read More »

Congress' Libertarianish Members Might Sink the GOP Obamacare Replacement

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In a press conference after pulling the legislation, Ryan said Obamacare will continue to be the law of the land for the foreseeable future. "Obamacare is the law of the land". Frum's comment is a remarkable indictment of how out of touch Ryan, Trump and the Freedom Caucus are. But he ends his essay with a plea that may fall on deaf ears: "I would urge that those conservatives and Republicans who were wrong about the evolution of this debate please consider why they were wrong: Consider the ... Read More »

London attacker had no links with ISIS or Al Qaeda

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Major-General Jonathan Shaw, formerly in charge of cyber security at the Ministry of Defence, said there was "a lot of politics at play" in the current debate because the tech companies were already cooperating with governments in other areas. Read More »

Arkansas Governor Signs Campus Carry Bill Into Law

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The law states that people who undergo up to eight hours of active-shooter training will be allowed to carry a concealed weapon in state colleges, some bars, government buildings and even the state Capitol. Current gun-carry permit holders would have to take the training before they would be eligible to carry in the affected locations. Starting in January, the person sitting next to you at Arkansas' Donald W. Read More »

Mike Flynn Talked How to Remove Enemy of Erdogan During Campaign

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It specifically highlighted Turkey's crackdown on followers of US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen - blamed by the Turkish government for the coup attempt - as an example of undemocratic policies. Anyone representing the interests of foreign powers in a political capacity must declare their interest to the U.S. government under the Foreign Agents Registration Act. Read More »

Health Care - Right or Privilege?

It shouldn't, according to Sasse, who points out every Republican campaigned on repeal. The AHCA did neither - if passed, 24 million fewer Americans would have insurance and most would see premium increases. Democrats in Congress need to come to the table. Trump, for whom repealing the legislation had been a key promise during his campaign, and other party leaders have said they're moving on to other policy priorities, such as overhauling the USA tax code. Read More »

UT releases report detailing sexual assault

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His name is Greg Fenves, not Gary Fenves. Other findings of the survey among UT-RGV students also found 9 percent experienced unwanted sexual touching, 16 percent said they've been sexually harassed by other students, and 11 percent said they've been stalked. Read More »

Breitbart Media Creds on Hold Amid Bannon Questions

The committee also appeared irked by issues that included the zoning of Breitbart's office space - and that Breitbart waited until right before the committee's deadline to declare that White House chief strategist Steve Bannon had severed ties with Breitbart shortly after the election. Read More »

French presidential candidates face off in first TV debate

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The conservative candidate François Fillon, who has been beset by a scandal, is at 17 percent while the two leftist candidates, the Socialist Benoît Hamon and Jean-Luc Mélenchon of the far left, are both at 12 percent with the former losing 4 points and the latter unchanged in the last two weeks. Read More »

Senate panel OKs bill to appoint schools chief

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The committee also added in language that the nominee most have a college degree and have five years experience in education, has held a license as a teacher, superintendent or principal for five years or is now employed as a teacher, principal or superintendent. Read More »

Carrie Lam, in a nod to Beijing, wins Hong Kong leadership race

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But Mrs Lam made it clear that she does not intend to make democratic reform a priority. Joshua Wong, secretary general of the political party Demosistō and one of the most prominent leaders of the 2014 protests, said the phone calls from the police came immediately after Lam's election victory. Read More »

China Southern Airlines seeking pact with American

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The news helped the share prices of China Southern to surge by 5.3% when trading resumed on Monday morning. The company has been in a trading halt since last Wednesday when it was reported by Bloomberg that China Southern was in advanced talks to sell a $200m stake to AA. Read More »

N.Ireland parties told time is running out to form new govt

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The deadline for forming a new executive in Northern Ireland is expected to pass without a resolution, after Sinn Féin announced it would not nominate a deputy first minister. The political crisis was sparked in January when the deputy first minister, Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness, resigned over First Minister Arlene Foster's handling of a green energy scheme introduced while she was economy minister. Read More »

Killed in Communal Clashes in Gujarat's Patan, 13 Arrested

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They ransacked dozen of homes and torched more than 20 houses. Police resorted to lathicharge and burst several teargas shells to disperse the mob but as violence continued unabated, police opened fire, in which one youth was killed. Cross police complaints were filed at Chanasma police station against a total of 45 accused and a crowd comprising over 3,000 people under various sections of the Indian Penal Code including 302 (murder), 147, 148, 149 (rioting armed with deadly weapons, unlawful ... Read More »

Nia Sharma looks HOT in a bikini

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Nia's a water baby and her Instagram pics are a proof to that. Wearing a blue one-piece she is raising the temperature even higher looking hot and glamorous at the same time. She is now a part of a web series by Vikram Bhatt, Twisted . Directed by Anupam Saroj, Nia will be seen romancing a newcomer Namit Khanna in Twisted . Read More »