The court dismissed Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's appeal against a high court order, that she be held personally liable for 15-percent of the costs of the matter involving Absa/Bankorp. The ruling came the day after Ramaphosa slammed as "fundamentally and irretrievably flawed" Mkhwebane's findings regarding a donation to his 2017 campaign for the ANC presidency.
The deal will likely face stiff pushback from fiscal conservatives as well as from Democrats angered over some concessions made by Pelosi and party leaders. While that is $15 billion less than House Democrats initially sought, it still represents a substantial boost of almost 4.5 percent above the comparable fiscal 2019 numbers.
Of 34 people who have been poisoned, 14 men and five women, age 32 to 72, have died since the first week of June, the ministry said . As a result of the investigation, more than 30,000 bottles of possibly tainted alcohol have been confiscated.
The Washington Post today reported that it had obtained internal documents from Huawei that indicated the Chinese telecom vendor had helped the government of North Korea build and operate its commercial wireless network in secret. Huawei released a statement saying it has no business presence in North Korea and is "fully committed to comply with all applicable laws and regulations".
On Wednesday, Mueller faces five hours of questioning by two separate House committees. On March 22, Mueller submitted to the Department of Justice (DOJ) his 448-page report about the result of his investigation into Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 United States presidential election, allegations of conspiracy or coordination between Trump's presidential campaign and Russia , and allegations of obstruction of justice.
Lebron, who was also born and raised in Puerto Rico, said the leaked text messages of Rossello and his inner circle using offensive language to demean Puerto Rican citizens was just the last straw in a series of debacles and scandals. "We want him [Rossello] out of there", Lebron said. "Puerto Rico has spoken up, not only as a strong, broad and united voice but as the right voice", the editorial said.
Iran dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's assertion that the U.S. Navy destroyed one of its drones. As part of its campaign, the USA has re-imposed sanctions on exports of Iranian crude oil, which have nosedived the Iranian economy. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) last week in NY, with Paul serving as an envoy for the Trump administration. Zarif was bellicose on Twitter over the weekend as well, warning the United Kingdom that it might be pressured into a disastrous military confrontation ...
The submarine La Minerve vanished with 52 crew members on board as it was conducting exercises with a maritime patrol aircraft on January 27, 1968. "It's a relief, hugely emotional", Herve Fauve, the son of the Minerve's captain, told AFP about the latest discovery.
Highs will reach into the upper 70s and lower 80s with light north and northwest winds at 5 to 10 miles per hour. Threats included damaging wind, hail and possibly an isolated tornado. A Severe Weather Alert Day has been issued due to heavy rainfall from thunderstorms causing flooding concerns the next few days. Tonight: Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of showers/storms.
According to Con Edison's outage map , over 49,000 people throughout Brooklyn, Queens, and The Bronx , as well as surrounding areas, were still without power as of 10:00 p.m. A large section of Manhattan's Upper West Side and Midtown neighborhoods sit coated in darkness during a partial blackout in the Manhattan borough of New York City on July 13, 2019.
It is being reported that the auto in question had been hijacked by the driver in the carpark of the cemetery where he carried out his attack. An image of the scene in St Patrick's cemetery, Dowdallshill in Dundalk, where several people were injured, including one seriously, after reports a vehicle collided with crowds.
Kumaraswamy. All the petitions are moved at a time when the Karnataka Assembly is debating the confidence motion moved by Mr Kumaraswamy. Karnataka floor test live updatesGOVERNOR MAY INTERVENE Governor Vajubhai Vala may set another deadline for Kumaraswamy to prove his majority.
Employees say their salary in the campaign, Sanders is approximately $ 13 per hour. " We look forward to continuing to work closely with our members and the management of the Bernie 2020 campaign to ensure all workers have dignity and respect in the workplace ".
It was at this stage that the national space agency had made a decision to abort the mission during early hours of 15 July. Chandrayaan 2 was launched today at 2.43 PM. This Chandrayaan-2 mission is the second spacecraft India has sent to the Moon, and it represents a significant effort to explore the lunar surface and its potential as a source for water ice.
Waterside, UK-based British Airways and Cologne, Germany-based Lufthansa Airlines announced flight cancellations for seven days and one day, respectively, for all flights operating to Egypt . He stressed that the decision is not related to Egypt's security measures at its airports. They gave no further details. According to Reuters.com , British Airways and Lufthansa announced flights to the destination would be suspended for seven days while officials review security protocols at ...
Consumers Energy had about 67,000 homes and businesses still without power tonight, compared to the 220,000 of its customers affected overall. The weather downed about 2,000 of its lines. The utility said it hoped to restore power to everyone by Tuesday. "We urge the public to be careful of any downed wire". The utility says it could be as late as Wednesday before power is fully restored.
The actions of the Venezuelan plane were " jeopardizing " to the U.S. aircraft and its crew, Southern Command said, claiming it was at an " unsafe distance ." . Video footage released by the military, shows the Venezuelan fighter jet closing in on the USA surveillance aircraft. The South American nation was plunged into political turmoil in January when National Assembly speaker Juan Guaido declared himself acting president in a direct challenge to Maduro's authority.
His comments come after a recording emerged of the moments before a UK-flagged oil tanker - the Stena Impero - was seized. British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says the government plans to spell out its response in a briefing to Parliament on Monday.
This morning the Jerusalem Electricity Company cut off power to Mr Obeidi's home and other buildings with demolition orders today on the orders of Israeli forces. "The cabinet condemns this grave aggression". Residents say Wadi al-Hummus is the only direction Sur Baher is able to expand as the barrier and increased Israeli building in the capital have hemmed in the neighborhood from other directions.
Tensions began to escalate when Washington imposed new tighter USA sanctions that took effect at the start of May. Some of those arrested have already been tried and sentenced to death. The tensions have escalated since British authorities seized an Iranian oil tanker on July on suspicions it was shipping oil to Syria in breach of European Union sanctions.
The tally broadly reflected earlier exit poll results. Instead, Zelensky has offered a chance to the pro-Western Voice party, led by popular rock star lead singer Sviatoslav Vakarchuk, to enter the government. "All Ukrainians are disappointed (in politics), so we need to change it". Vakarchuk's Voice party was fifth. The election gives Zelenskiy a firmer grip on a country at the centre of a standoff between Moscow and the West, arising from Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimea ...
Kochi/London: Three Keralites are likely among the 23 crew members of the British-flagged tanker " Stena Impero " seized by Iran in Omani waters on Friday. Another person from Thrippunithura, Kochi, could also be among the crew members. Iran's seizure of the ship came in response to the July 4 capture of an Iranian oil tanker by Royal Marines.
The political stakes are high for Trump, but also for Democrats, who have spent the past two years pushing toward this day. The Democrat from NY said the committee expects to find "very substantial evidence" that Trump is guilty of 'high crimes and misdemeanors, ' which would meet the standards for impeaching the president.
Sunday evening, the countdown for the launch will begin. Just like the protagonist of the film lifted a heavy Lingam in one of its scenes, the rocket will carry the 3.8-tonne Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft. Billed as the most complex and prestigious mission undertaken by the ISRO since its inception, Chandrayaan-2 will make India the fourth country to soft land a rover on the lunar surface after Russian Federation, the United States and China.
This was stated on Friday at a press briefing Deputy head of the national security Directorate of the presidential administration of the Republic of Korea Kim Hyun-Chong, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to the UNN. "What South Korea is now doing is tantamount to overturning the global order after World War II. It is extremely impertinent to propose it again by pretending to not know that".
Lufthansa later said it had cancelled its flights to Cairo on Saturday from Munich and Frankfurt and will resume its flights on Sunday. Barsoum stated that flights will resume on July 26, and that the airline's flights to other cities in Egypt are still operating.
Matty Roberts created the Facebook event " Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us ", on June 27 as a joke, never imagining that it would blow up into a viral event with 1.8 million people registered as attend on September 20 and another 1.3 million interested.
Another said: "FREE DIGGA D ON FOENEM GANG [sic]". Apparently they lost control of their twitter account too '. The posts also linked to false press releases regarding the rapper. They were unable to resolve the problem for over half an hour, even though they quickly flagged that something was amiss. "At this stage, we are confident the only security issue relates to access to our My News Desk account".
The " anti-Semitism " and "anti-Israel" card has been played by Trump against the congresswomen before, as Omar and Tlaib are prominent supporters of the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement. In a string of tweets, Trump said they should "go back and help fix the totally broken and crime-infested places from which they came" before speaking out about how the United States government should be run.
However, the opposers claim that the company can do whatever they want and misuse the information that becomes accessible when people use FaceApp. The top Senate Democrat notes that the agreement means users allow FaceApp to use any content shared with the app, including their real name or username without notifying them.