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Long-serving aide Shlomo Filber ready to testify against Netanyahu

Long-serving aide Shlomo Filber ready to testify against Netanyahu In Case 3000, police are investigating suspected corruption surrounding a multi-billion-shekel purchase of naval vessels and submarines from a German shipbuilder. But his colleagues and coalition partners may eventually decide that it is not in Israel's interests to be led by a man with so many clouds looming over him. [Full Article...]

Mueller's new indictment of Manafort and Gates debunks White House talking points

Mueller's new indictment of Manafort and Gates debunks White House talking points Nunberg's interview in Washington with U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller is about a week after investigators questioned President Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon. They said more than $75 million passed through the men's offshore bank accounts, and that they laundered more than $30 million of income to hide it from the US government. [Full Article...]

Antidepressants are more effective in treating depression than placebo

Antidepressants are more effective in treating depression than placebo New treatments are badly needed, the experts say. The World Health Organisation estimates that around 300 million people suffer from depression globally. "It also challenges the often-held view that all antidepressants are more or less equally effective". There are still significant voids in our understanding of depression, but this should ease the mind of both doctors administering and pa... [Full Article...]

Teen hero recovers after saving others in deadly Parkland school shooting

Teen hero recovers after saving others in deadly Parkland school shooting The Sheriff said in the press conference that Peterson chose to resign his position after being informed on Thursday that he was under investigation and would be suspended without pay. We lost coaches. I've been to the funerals. "Yes, sir. It's about a 20-minute delay", the first officer says. "Crooked Hillary said that I want guns brought into the school classroom". [Full Article...]

Dozens of girls missing after extremists attack Nigerian village

Dozens of girls missing after extremists attack Nigerian village Nigeria's police in restive northeast Yobe Wednesday confirmed that 111 girls were still unaccounted for, following Monday's attack by Boko Haram insurgents on Government Girls Secondary School, Dapchi. "The SSS, the Nigerian Army, the police and others are here with us and making frantic efforts to ascertain the situation of things", the lawmaker said. [Full Article...]

Pro Assad Government Forces Entered Syria's Afrin As Reinforcement

Pro Assad Government Forces Entered Syria's Afrin As Reinforcement Shortly after the militias entered the enclave, Turkish planes carried out airstrikes around the city, Syrian state TV reported . Turkey will not stop the Operation Olive Branch even if the so-called Syrian government forces enter Afrin , Ibrahim Kalin, spokesman for the Turkish president, said February 21. [Full Article...]

SC reserves judgement in Election Act case

SC reserves judgement in Election Act case While announcing the verdict, the apex court said that a person who doesn't qualify on Article 62 and 63 of the constitution can also not hold the office of presidency of any political party. PML-N leader Dr Tariq Chaudhry submitted Sharif's papers for party president in the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) while no one other candidate from the party contested the election. [Full Article...]

New vehicle allocation seen as key to survival of GM Korea

New vehicle allocation seen as key to survival of GM Korea South Korea's trade minister, Paik Un-gyu, told parliament on Wednesday the government had first asked for an audit into GM's "opaque" operations in the country, which directly employ some 16,000 workers. For now, the 14,000-member union will focus on putting pressure on GM to come up with a concrete turnaround plan, Lim Han-taek, said in an interview. [Full Article...]

Latvia's central bank chief released on bail, ECB halts payments to ABLV

Latvia's central bank chief released on bail, ECB halts payments to ABLV Not only this, the head of the country's central bank was held in custody over the weekend, accused of soliciting a bribe by Riga's anti-corruption agency. "I disagree with it absolutely", Rimsevics told reporters. In its document detailing the allegations, FCEN said the reliance of the Latvian banking system on non-resident deposits for capital exposed it to increased illicit finance risk... [Full Article...]

Facebook will send postcards to stop election interference

Facebook will send postcards to stop election interference The 37-page indictment was filed against 13 Russian individuals as well as three Russian entities; while all involved are being indicted with conspiracy to defraud the U.S., several individuals were also indicted on counts of wire and bank fraud as well as aggravated identity theft. [Full Article...]

Uttar Pradesh IAS condemn alleged attack on Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash

Uttar Pradesh IAS condemn alleged attack on Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash The Delhi Chief Minister's office has outrightly rejected the allegations. Prakash has accused MLA Amanatullah Khan of manhandling him in a meeting convened by Kejriwal on Monday. Instead, the party says that Prakash was called for discussions on the wrong implementation of the Aadhaar card, which, had resulted in 2.5 lakh families in Delhi without the necessities of food. [Full Article...]

Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance

Trump Moves to Relax Rules on Cheaper Health Insurance Rather, she said, the short-term policies could appeal to healthy people who are "sitting on the sidelines without coverage". Consumers who buy the short-term plans and develop chronic health conditions would face financial hardship until they were able to sign up for ACA-compliant plans, according to the proposed rule. [Full Article...]

Previous Governments Only Knew 'Latkana, Atkana, Bhatkana', Says PM Modi

Previous Governments Only Knew 'Latkana, Atkana, Bhatkana', Says PM Modi He said the sector is growing tremendously and thus making quality infrastructure in the aviation sector is important. At last, one year order for 900 new airplanes has been placed. "India now has around 450 aircraft, both owned by the private civil aviation companies and the government.in the 70 years since Independence, we have 450 aircraft". [Full Article...]

Supreme Court rejects challenges to California gun control laws

Supreme Court rejects challenges to California gun control laws Against the backdrop of a nation struggling again with the tragedy of a school shooting and a debate over guns, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas , in a blistering dissent Tuesday, accused the U.S. The 9th Circuit decision "is emblematic of a larger trend" in which the lower courts fail to protect the Second Amendment to the same extent that they protect other constitutional rights... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation admits 'several dozen' of its citizens killed in Syria fighting

Russian Federation admits 'several dozen' of its citizens killed in Syria fighting Russia's Foreign Ministry has admitted that "several dozens" of its nationals were injured in recent clashes with US -led forces in Syria , days after acknowledging five deaths in the battle. It denied that the incident involved any Russian military. Most are Russian citizens , though some have Ukrainian and Serbian passports. The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement earlier this ... [Full Article...]

7th-grader shoots himself at OH school

7th-grader shoots himself at OH school The seventh grader was rushed to hospital, but his condition was not immediately known, CBS News reported . Parents at the school said police would not give them any information about what was happening, except to say it's serious. The incident happened around 7:51 a.m. on the school grounds at 7355 Mudbrook St. NW. If I do go tell them I want the same thing as grandma. Law enforcement authorit... [Full Article...]

Trump holds his nose and endorses Mitt Romney

Trump holds his nose and endorses Mitt Romney Trump wrote Monday evening that Romney "will make a great Senator and worthy successor" to the retiring Orrin Hatch . The two have not always gotten along in the past. That Romney has softened his tone on Trump is not entirely surprising. Trump also reportedly tried to convince Sen. Trump publicly considered Romney for Secretary of State - but instead gave the position to former Exxon Mobi... [Full Article...]

Germany expects freed journalist to be allowed to leave Turkey

Germany expects freed journalist to be allowed to leave Turkey On the same day that Yucel was released, Turkey jailed six local journalists for life over their alleged links to the cleric the government accuses of orchestrating the 2016 coup attempt. "And I still don't know why I was released", Yucel, who works for the newspaper Die Welt , continued. However, she also called Yildirim's visit "a signal that both sides have the will to improve German-Tur... [Full Article...]

State of emergency in Ethiopia as country's prime minister resigns

State of emergency in Ethiopia as country's prime minister resigns The government had cited "ethnic-based clashes" and "chaos and unruliness" as the reasons for the move. The state of emergency, which effectively bans protests, will be presented for lawmakers approval within 15 days. "I myself want to become part of the solution ", he said in announcing his resignation on Thursday. The board included it would discharge more points of interest on Saturday. [Full Article...]

White House Tightens Security Clearance Procedures After Abuse Allegations

White House Tightens Security Clearance Procedures After Abuse Allegations The allegations against Porter and the White House's botched handling of them have brought to light a broader problem with security within the Trump administration: a lot of people still haven't been cleared. It also seeks to reduce the "tie lag" between discovery of derogatory information to disclosure to the White House. Porter, who served as the White House staff secretary, resigned on Fe... [Full Article...]


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