• Government Tribunal Fees Deemed 'Illegal' by Supreme Court
Government Tribunal Fees Deemed 'Illegal' by Supreme Court

In a landmark ruling this morning, the Supreme Court decided that tribunal fees are unlawful. "The Supreme Court recognised the important role fees can play, but ruled that we have not struck the right balance in this case", he said.

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  • Venezuelan president turns 'Despacito' into election propaganda that's muy caliente
Venezuelan president turns 'Despacito' into election propaganda that's muy caliente

Jesus Rojas and Zuleima Gonzalez were seized in central Anzoategui state after another appointee, Angel Zerpa, was arrested at the weekend, the opposition led National Assembly said. "In this context, the July 30 vote would legitimize the executive's encroachment on the separation of powers". Lyrics were altered to urge people to "vote" and ended...

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  • Assembly session crucial for Bihar's grand alliance
Assembly session crucial for Bihar's grand alliance

The JD-U leader is concerned about his government's clean image and does not want the corruption taint on RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family members to reflect badly on his government. " BJP is trying to frame us but are we are not afraid of their tactic", former CM Rabri Devi added. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met Congress V...

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  • Swedish Government Admits Huge Data Leak Was A
Swedish Government Admits Huge Data Leak Was A "Disaster"

Apparently, IBM administrators in the Czech Republic were given full access to all data and logs by the Swedish agency without any security clearance. "Half a month's pay was the harshest conceivable sentence", Falkvinge writes , adding that " any governmental assurances to keep your data safe have as much value as a truckload of dead rats in ...

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  • Israel removes metal detectors from holy site as Muslims continue boycott
Israel removes metal detectors from holy site as Muslims continue boycott

This reportedly refers to sophisticated cameras. The Palestinian leader said this was necessary "so things can go back to normal in Jerusalem and we can resume our work regarding bilateral relations". Since the metal detectors were installed, Muslim worshippers have gathered to pray outside the site in order to avoid passing through them. I...

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  • No public testimony next week for Trump Jr., Manafort
No public testimony next week for Trump Jr., Manafort

Late Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee announced it had withdrawn a subpoena that had been issued to compel Manafort to appear Wednesday. Both Manafort and Kushner have faced scrutiny about attending a June 2016 meeting with Russian officials at the Trump Tower in NY because it was described in e-mails to the president's son, Donald ...

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  • Rhino poaching dips slightly in South Africa - Newspaper
Rhino poaching dips slightly in South Africa - Newspaper

The latter had increased - 30 elephants were poached in the Kruger National Park thus far this year. Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa said yesterday that 529 rhino had been poached since the beginning of the year compared to 542 in the first half of last year.

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  • Senate Judiciary Committee issues subpoena for Paul Manafort to appear at hearing
Senate Judiciary Committee issues subpoena for Paul Manafort to appear at hearing

In a joint statement, committee Chairman Sen. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and ranking member Sen. Mr. Manafort, through his attorney, said that he would be willing to provide only a single transcribed interview to Congress, which would not be available to the Judiciary Committee members or staff.

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  • Nicholas Hoult in Talks to Play JRR Tolkien in a New Biopic
Nicholas Hoult in Talks to Play JRR Tolkien in a New Biopic

A big name like Hoult's could drive a lot of interest to the project. Online magazine Deadline Hollywood reported Monday that the biopic will be scripted by David Gleeson and Stephen Beresford . He is also set to reprise his role as The Beast in the next main installment of the X-Men franchise, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, which is now in producti...

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  • Boris: May can stay as voters fed up with 'political kerfuffle'
Boris: May can stay as voters fed up with 'political kerfuffle'

But he replied: 'What the British people want is a government that gets on with the job and they've got that with Theresa'. "They see no need for any more political kerfuffle". setting up a working group to lay the groundwork for future trade negotiations. Mr Johnson, whose backing helped secure a four-point victory for the Leave camp in June pre...

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  • RS by-poll: BJP's MP unit sends names to Delhi
RS by-poll: BJP's MP unit sends names to Delhi

Amid the uproar, the Opposition also pressed for holding a discussion in the Lok Sabha on various incidents of lynching in the name of cow protection. These charges are absolutely incorrect. Scindia warned that if Chauhan and BJP did not comply with the notice, then he will initiate appropriate civil and criminal action against them.

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  • Israeli removal of holy site metal detectors not enough: Erdogan
Israeli removal of holy site metal detectors not enough: Erdogan

He also urged abstaining from policies that would throw the region into the "circle of fire". Haniyeh called for activating the resolutions issued by the League of Arab States and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, which further strengthen the steadfastness of the people of Jerusalem .

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  • Senate Judiciary Committee Rescinds Subpoena For Manafort
Senate Judiciary Committee Rescinds Subpoena For Manafort

Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.). He agreed to turn over his notes from the meeting and spokesman Jason Maloni told the news site that Manafort "answered their questions fully". Neither Manafort nor his consulting firm registered as a foreign agent until late June, when the firm retroactively filed papers showing that th...

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  • Local law makers respond to healthcare repeal vote
Local law makers respond to healthcare repeal vote

Reportedly, a Kaiser Family Foundation survey found that more than 70 percent of Americans want a bipartisan effort to improve Obamacare . That is at the heart of what they are trying to do, and every possible analysis that has been done shows that tens of millions of people will lose their health care coverage because of it.

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  • Israel to remove metal detectors at Al-Aqsa mosque
Israel to remove metal detectors at Al-Aqsa mosque

A shooting at Israel's embassy in Jordan further complicated the crisis. But the peace agreement remains deeply unpopular in the kingdom, where many citizens are of Palestinian origin and say normalization can only come after Israel reaches peace with the Palestinians.

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  • Oil Prices Remain Steady in Early Trade
Oil Prices Remain Steady in Early Trade

HK/SIN, to $50.63 per barrel. In the prior week, USA oil stockpiles dropped sharply but production rose to the highest level since late July 2015. "Companies are not drilling as fast as they had been in the beginning of 2017", he said, "They're not producing as much because it's much less profitable with prices in the low $40s".

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  • OnePlus reveals root cause behind OnePlus 5's 911 rebooting issue
OnePlus reveals root cause behind OnePlus 5's 911 rebooting issue

All OnePlus 5 users did not complaint about facing the same problem, but many users were issue. The hotfix update seems to have reached most, if not all, of those who own the OnePlus 5 now and the company has started to talk about the issue at hand.

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  • Donald Trump has banned trans people from serving in the USA military
Donald Trump has banned trans people from serving in the USA military

Defense Secretary Ash Carter ended the ban on transgender people serving in the military past year, allowing them to serve openly. Our military must be focused on decisive and overwhelming. Last month, the Army had begun compulsory transgender sensitivity training for soldiers and civilian employees. Military leaders also want to review how transge...

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  • No transgender people will serve in United States military
No transgender people will serve in United States military

Last year, former Defense Secretary Ash Carter ended the ban on trans service members, saying it was the right thing to do. He contended that the military "cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender in the military would entail".

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  • Turkey's Erdogan says Israel will suffer most from Aqsa dispute
Turkey's Erdogan says Israel will suffer most from Aqsa dispute

The Israeli prime minister's office said the state security bodies had recommended replacing the metal detectors with "advanced technologies and other means". Is it linked to events in Jordan? Jordan had insisted on an investigation but Israel claimed diplomatic immunity and the embassy went into lockdown.

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  • Almost 40 Afghan soldiers lost lives, 30 wounded in Kandahar attack
Almost 40 Afghan soldiers lost lives, 30 wounded in Kandahar attack

However, the Taliban claimed to have killed at least 70 soldiers and to have seized a number of army vehicles, equipment, machinery and weapons. The Afghan defence ministry said heavy fighting was continuing in the area and that reinforcements had arrived.

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  • Maldives opposition parties say blocked from entering parliament for impeachment vote
Maldives opposition parties say blocked from entering parliament for impeachment vote

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that India had damaged the spirit of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Charter, which aims at regional cooperation. Members of parliament are usually allowed to enter the grounds freely, but some resorted to climbing walls to enter, only to be pepper sprayed. President Abdulla Yameen's o...

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  • Alligator bites man several times at Florida retention pond
Alligator bites man several times at Florida retention pond

Iman was bitten on the leg, foot and groin. Frederic Iman sustained multiple bites at about 10:20 a.m. while he was bathing in a pond at 23970 Suncoast Blvd., authorities said. "I know that they're in here", Theisen said. "It looks like his trousers are torn", the caller told a dispatcher, WINK-TV reported. Iman is now recovering in the hospi...

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  • Dad leaves 10-year-old daughter in desert without water after argument
Dad leaves 10-year-old daughter in desert without water after argument

Watson and his daughter got into a fight before the 28-year-old chose to take the girl out for a auto ride to calm her down, according to authorities. Deputies say Watson smelled of alcohol when they arrived at his home and woke him up from a nap. When asked about his daughter, Watson claimed they were having an ongoing argument and he took her for...

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  • Gujarat floods: 25000 people evacuated as heavy rain lash state
Gujarat floods: 25000 people evacuated as heavy rain lash state

Rescue operations yesterday resumed in rain-hit areas of Rajasthan's Jalore district where 19 people have been rescued. Since the onset of monsoon earlier this month, the administration has reported at least 61 rain-related deaths so far.

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  • 'No question about England commitment' - Stokes
'No question about England commitment' - Stokes

The third game between England and South Africa will go into history books as it is all set to become the 100th Test played at The Oval, thereby becoming the fourth venue to achieve the milestone after Lord's, Melbourne Cricket Ground and Sydney Cricket Ground.

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  • European Union mulls sanctions against Poland over court reforms
European Union mulls sanctions against Poland over court reforms

He said the bloc will have no other choice than to initiate a legal process of suspending Poland's voting rights in the 28-nation EU. President Duda will veto a bill redefining procedures and nominations to the National Judicial Council (KRS) as well as a bill similarly managing the Supreme Court.

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  • Trucker Faces Federal Charges After Immigrants Found Dead In Big Rig
Trucker Faces Federal Charges After Immigrants Found Dead In Big Rig

Officials fear the toll could rise, however, because almost 20 others rescued from the truck were reportedly in critical condition, The Associated Press reported. Police said 17 victims were taken to University Hospital and San Antonio Military Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. CNN reports that an employee called law enforcem...

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  • Moscow warns new U.S. sanctions take ties into uncharted waters
Moscow warns new U.S. sanctions take ties into uncharted waters

Eager to punish Russian Federation for meddling in the 2016 election, Congress on Tuesday overwhelmingly backed a new package of sanctions against Moscow that prohibits Mr. "We're happy to cooperate with the Americans, also on sanctions against North Korea, against Russian Federation, if possible even against Iran, but please in agreement and tog...

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  • Kristen Stewart Parties with the Brides After Crashing a Wedding!
Kristen Stewart Parties with the Brides After Crashing a Wedding!

Winnipeg hospitality.'", she said and that's exactly what they did. 'Before they came in and partied with us, we got a chance to shake her hand, ' Kayleigh added. Kayleigh continued by dropping the most nonchalant line you've ever heard from a woman whose wedding was crashed by a movie star: "I actually wasn't as star struck as I thought I would ...

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  • Fatal shooting leads to stand-off with police near Whangarei
Fatal shooting leads to stand-off with police near Whangarei

The third person injured in the shooting is in a stable condition in Whangarei hospital. Police officers and armed offenders squad members arrived to find the two women, believed to be related, dead at the property. "The status of the offender is now unknown", he said. While Police and the fire service are at the property, they will not enter t...

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  • No tourism tax for Malaysians, foreigners pay RM10 flat rate
No tourism tax for Malaysians, foreigners pay RM10 flat rate

Nazri said that foreign tourists will, however, be charged a flat rate of RM10 per night and per room for all types of hotels and accommodation. "This tax will be counted based on the number of night's stay and the number of rooms used, and not on the number of persons staying".

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  • Jerusalem: Israel removes holy site metal detector
Jerusalem: Israel removes holy site metal detector

It also came after one of US President Donald Trump 's to paides, Jason Greenblatt, arrived in Israel for talks on the crisis and with UN Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov warningof the risks of escalation."We are not over this crisis yet ", Mladenov said today."I hope that the steps being taken by Israel will enable a return to relative calm...

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  • International LGBT Unit Forms To Fight ISIS In Northern Syria
International LGBT Unit Forms To Fight ISIS In Northern Syria

The group's logo, a black AK-47 over a pink background, symbolizes the group's motto: "Shoot back! The images of gay men being thrown of roofs and stoned to death by Daesh [ISIS] was something we could not idly watch", the unit went on to say in its statement.

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  • NEMA says death tolls in Tuesday Lagos collapsed building now 5
NEMA says death tolls in Tuesday Lagos collapsed building now 5

The LASEMA spokesman, Mr Adebayo Kehinde, said that a five-year-old girl was rescued alive from the Saturday's incident and was immediately taken to the General Hospital, Ikeja, by the State Ambulance Service. without any prior warning or crack. Over thirteen victims have so far been rescued alive in the recovery operation which was ongoing at th...

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