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Dalai Lama Interview Fuels New Fire In China-Tibet Spat Dalai Lama Interview Fuels New Fire In China-Tibet Spat
- Marcha 08, 2017

China's Foreign Minister Geng Shuang dismissed the Dalai Lama's comments on the contested issue of his reincarnation as merely for entertainment value, saying that the Tibetan leader's HBO appearance was amusing and humorous but that his words were "all lies that do not accord with the facts". (los mas...)
Aprueba IEEM tope de 285 mdp para gastos de campaña a candidatos Aprueba IEEM tope de 285 mdp para gastos de campaña a candidatos
- Marcha 08, 2017

El histórico monto, el más elevado de todas las elecciones a gobernador, está justificado por el Código Electoral mexiquense , el cual establece multiplicar el 34 por ciento del salario mínimo general vigente en la capital del estado (75.46 pesos), por el número de ciudadanos inscritos en el padrón electoral estatal (11 millones 126 mil). (los mas...)
Los líderes de la CGT mostraron incongruencias sobre la convocatoria al paro Los líderes de la CGT mostraron incongruencias sobre la convocatoria al paro
- Marcha 08, 2017

También militantes de MST interrumpieron el tránsito en solidaridad con la huelga docente en el cruce de las avenidas Corrientes y Callao, desde donde más tarde se sumaron a la marcha de los trabajadores de la educación. A su tiempo, el líder del gremio de la Sanidad, Héctor Daer , remarcó que la central "va a seguir adelante con la lucha porque no va a permitir que siga avanzando sobre los que menos tienen". (los mas...)
Knesset passes law banning BDS activists from country Knesset passes law banning BDS activists from country
- Marcha 08, 2017

The Israeli government argued that the HRW's "public actions and reports have focused on politics in service of Palestinian propaganda while falsely raising the banner of 'human rights.'" Iain Levine, the program director for Human Rights Watch, called it "deeply troubling that Israeli officials, despite promises to the contrary, have denied Human Rights Watch's country director a visa to enter Israel ". (los mas...)
DU prof gets life term for Maoist links DU prof gets life term for Maoist links
- Marcha 08, 2017

A sixth accused was sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment (RI). The wheelchair-bound professor is 90 percent disabled and was paralysed from the waist-downwards after contracting polio in his childhood. Commenting on the verdict, Gadchiroli superintendent of police Abhinav Deshmukh said it is a "Legal strike on white-collar naxalism". According to DNA , the Supreme Court had granted Saibaba bail while citing that the Maharashtra government had been "extremely unfair" to him earlier ... (los mas...)
Five Pakistani soldiers killed, Afghan diplomat summoned
- Marcha 07, 2017

The army said earlier that terrorists launched attacks on three checkpoints in Mohmand Agency a day earlier. Several Pakistani military offensives have dismantled the bases and infrastructure used by the militants in country's tribal region, and Islamabad says some of the groups have shifted to sanctuaries across the border in Afghanistan. (los mas...)
Merkel Protests Erdogan's Comparing Germany to Nazi Germany Merkel Protests Erdogan's Comparing Germany to Nazi Germany
- Marcha 07, 2017

Almost 1.5 million Turkish residents in Germany are eligible to vote in Turkey's April 16 referendum on constitutional reforms, which include a switch to a presidential system of governance. A statement released by the city of Gaggenau said that the meeting was canceled due to security concerns and incapacity problems. "We are mistaken", he said. (los mas...)
Are Khizr Khan's Travel Privileges Really Under Review?
- Marcha 07, 2017

In an apology to those who had bought tickets to hear Khan speak, posted on Twitter by a Canadian journalist, Ramsay Talks issued a statement saying that "Late Sunday evening Khzir Khan, an American citizen for over 30 years, was notified that his travel privileges are being reviewed" and that he would not be able to participate in a discussion about "tolerance, understanding, unity, and the rule of law". (los mas...)
TSA rolls out new 'hands-on' pat-down technique TSA rolls out new 'hands-on' pat-down technique
- Marcha 07, 2017

A new screening policy may also result in more pat-downs, although no one is officially saying so. The official said the revised measures have been developed in response to a 2015 report by the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Inspector General that found troubling lapses in the TSA's screening procedures, including the failure by TSA screeners to find a fake explosive taped to the body of an undercover officer who was part of an operation created to test airport screening measures. (los mas...)
François Hollande: Far right poses a 'threat' to France and EU François Hollande: Far right poses a 'threat' to France and EU
- Marcha 07, 2017

Hollande said the French people were aware of their responsibility to determine "not only the destiny of our country but also the very future of the European construction". The event has been overshadowed by a series of crises for the European Union, including Britain's shock vote to leave, financial trauma and how to handle migration flows. (los mas...)
Air Strikes Aimed to Regain Oil Ports
- Marcha 07, 2017

Khalifa Hifter, military officials said , amid fears the facilitates could sustain serious damage if the clashes escalate. Exports from the four ports are Libya's main source of hard currency income and without them Libya's once huge currency reserves are being rapidly depleted. (los mas...)
Fernando Zavala afirmó que denuncia de Procuraduría Anticorrupción Fernando Zavala afirmó que denuncia de Procuraduría Anticorrupción "carece de sustento"
- Marcha 07, 2017

La ministra Pérez Tello recogió el guante y anunció "medidas correctivas" para los procuradores en mención. Se filtró (antes de que el MTC reciba la notificación). "Pero si el Gobierno requiere tener un procurador anticorrupción a su medida, que lo haga, mi cargo siempre está a disposición, no me aferro a este cargo", declaró a Canal N. (los mas...)
Elderly twins die after being in the cold overnight Elderly twins die after being in the cold overnight
- Marcha 07, 2017

Investigator's suspect that Williams fell in the driveway and Haley tripped on a rug in her garage on her way to call for help. When officers arrived, they found one of the 97-year-old women face down behind her vehicle. Relatives outside the isolated waterfront home said they were still in too much shock to speak to reporters Sunday, the Providence Journal reports. (los mas...)
Lanza Corea del Norte 4 misiles hacia el Mar de Japón Lanza Corea del Norte 4 misiles hacia el Mar de Japón
- Marcha 07, 2017

El régimen de Kim Jong-Un vuelve a provocar a la Comunidad Internacional tras disparar ayer varios "proyectiles no identificados", tres de los cuales cayeron en el Mar de Japón . "Muestra, una vez más, que las amenazas a la seguridad que el mundo afronta son graves y se requiere que la UE sea un proveedor de seguridad serio y de confianza, con nuestros vecinos pero también en lugares lejanos", dijo al llegar para una reunión con los ministros de Asuntos Exteriores europeos. (los mas...)
Syrian pilot of crashed regime plane in Turkish hospital Syrian pilot of crashed regime plane in Turkish hospital
- Marcha 06, 2017

Harsh weather conditions reportedly made the nine-hour-long search operation hard; search teams could not find any footprint of the pilot because the area was muddy. There have also been reports of bad weather conditions, but the Syrian rebel group Ahrar al-Sham was quoted as saying by the AFP that it had shot down the jet. (los mas...)
Mexican politician climbs border fence to show Trump's wall is 'absurd' Mexican politician climbs border fence to show Trump's wall is 'absurd'
- Marcha 06, 2017

The Mexican government repeatedly has refused . A Mexican politician climbed a 30ft fence at the U.S. border to show how Donald Trump's plans for a wall were "totally absurd". The existing fencing only covers about 700 miles of the almost 2,000-mile border between the United States and Mexico. The plans call for the immediate building of a southern border wall, new public or private detention facilities, the hiring of 5,000 new border patrol agents and 10,000 immigration officers, and ... (los mas...)
Turkey's Erdogan compares German behaviour with Nazi period Turkey's Erdogan compares German behaviour with Nazi period
- Marcha 06, 2017

About 1.4 million Turks living in Germany are eligible to vote in the April 16 referendum that could give Erdogan new powers by switching from a parliamentary republic to a presidential one. Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci plans to attend two events in Germany on Sunday, in Leverkusen and Cologne in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, which has a large Turkish population. (los mas...)
West Indies v England: Joe Root helps secure series win for visitors
- Marcha 06, 2017

However, Root, in just his second global since being handed the England Test captaincy last month, and Chris Woakes, who scored an unbeaten 68, put on a brilliant unbroken 102-run stand to get their team over the line with 10 balls to spare. (los mas...)
Iraqi forces advance as thousands flee western Mosul Iraqi forces advance as thousands flee western Mosul
- Marcha 06, 2017

Doctors in the nearby Erbil say they began receiving patients showing symptoms of chemical weapons exposure on Thursday. Iraqi forces launched the operation to retake Mosul on October 17, recapturing its eastern side earlier this year before setting their sights on its smaller but more densely populated west. (los mas...)
Uncertainty over H1B visa increases even as U.S. suspends expedited H1B visa
- Marcha 06, 2017

Two bills on reform of the H-1B visa system are pending in the US Congress: one, the High-Skilled Integrity and Fairness Act of 2017, was moved by Democrat Zoe Lofgren. USCIS said the suspension may last up to six months and will help it "process long-pending petitions that we have now been unable to process due to high volume of incoming petitions and the significant surge in premium processing requests over the past few years; and prioritise adjudication of H-1B extension of status cases ... (los mas...)