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AK Walia threatens to quit Cong over irregularity in ticket distribution

AK Walia threatens to quit Cong over irregularity in ticket distribution After the 2015 rout, Ajay Maken took charge of DPCC and the party seemed to be keeping Dikshit out of its revival strategy. Senior Congress leader and former Delhi minister Dr AK Walia on Monday resigned from the party, just a few days ahead of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) elections. Continua a leggere...

Alabama governor faces impeachment hearings after ruling

Alabama Governor Robert Bentley speaks during a news conference in Mobile, Alabama July 2, 2012. Alabama Governor Robert Bentley walks to the podium before a news conference on Friday, April 7, 2017, outside the Alabama Capitol building in Montgomery, Ala. Continua a leggere...

Chechnya has opened concentration camps for gay men

Chechnya has opened concentration camps for gay men One who was able to flee from the former military headquarters claimed they were forced to pay bribes to Chechen police "to be left alone". One of the despot's aides said there are no gay people in the republic. 'These days, very few people in Chechnya dare speak to human rights monitors or journalists even anonymously because the climate of fear is overwhelming and people have been largely in... Continua a leggere...

Trump's Line on Syria

USA warships fired 59 cruise missiles at the Syrian air base from which the US believes the attack was launched. Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, a staunch supporter of Assad, described the U.S. "We're not going to have you cover for this regime anymore, '" Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said on NBC's "Meet the Press". Continua a leggere...

Syrian Minister Sees US Attack as Limited, Does Not Expect Escalation

Syrian Minister Sees US Attack as Limited, Does Not Expect Escalation American forces fired a barrage of 59 cruise missiles at Shayrat airbase in central Syria overnight - the first time the United States has carried out direct military action against President Bashar al-Assad's troops. "The armed terrorist groups and Daesh failed to target the Syrian Arab Army and Russian military positions", Barazi said, using the Arabic acronym for Islamic State. Continua a leggere...

Israel closes Taba crossing with Egypt's Sinai for fear of attacks

Israel closes Taba crossing with Egypt's Sinai for fear of attacks The decision came after Israel's National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau strengthened its warning against travel to Sinai, after two bombings in Coptic Christian churches in Egypt on Sunday killed almost 50 people and left 100 more injured. Continua a leggere...

India, Australia agree to cooperate in combating inter