• Supreme Court awards two-year jail to Neera Yadav in corruption case
Supreme Court awards two-year jail to Neera Yadav in corruption case

She was elevated as Chief Secretary in 2005 by then Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, a post she held for two years, before taking voluntary retirement. The complaint had said that many people had been initially allotted plots at various locations, but ultimately got bigger plots, that too in better locations, when conversion and payment of charg...

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  • IBM scientists capture record-breaking 330TB of uncompressed data in tiny cartridge
IBM scientists capture record-breaking 330TB of uncompressed data in tiny cartridge

In other words: 201 billion bits per square inch, or the world's highest areal recording density for magnetic tape storage. IBM was responsible for designing the tape heads and processing gear that store data on the magnetic strips of tape.

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  • Loi Travail : le Parlement d'accord pour la réforme par ordonnances
Loi Travail : le Parlement d'accord pour la réforme par ordonnances

Le texte prévoit une nouvelle articulation de l'accord d'entreprise et de l'accord de branche, la fusion des instances représentatives du personnel (excepté pour les délégués syndicaux) et une modification du régime juridique de la rupture du contrat de travail, avec notamment une barémisation des indemnités prud'homales.

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"Yes, la meuf est dead": Sibeth Ndiaye dément

Elle a par ailleurs regretté que l'auteur de l'article ne la contacte pas. Une réponse détachée qui ne manque pas de faire réagir chez les proches d'Emmanuel Macron. Troisième épisode de la saga Ndiaye ce mercredi 2 août, quand le Canard enchaîné lui consacre un portait tranchant dans lequel le Palmipède rapporte l'anecdote suivante: le 30 juin...

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  • Tillerson, North Korean envoy to cross paths, but won't meet
Tillerson, North Korean envoy to cross paths, but won't meet

Huang Jing, from the National University of Singapore, said Tillerson's tough remarks on China were part of Washington's usual tactics to get a better deal with Beijing on a broad range of geopolitical and bilateral irritants, including North Korea's nuclear threats.

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  • Telegraph's Prince Philip 'death' article removed after freakish gaffe
Telegraph's Prince Philip 'death' article removed after freakish gaffe

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH accidentally published an article on its website stating that the Duke of Edinburgh had died - but Prince Philip is still alive and in the middle of his final day of public engagements. "Humor is important. The Duke's has brightened these decades", the Telegraph said. Philip, however, may pop up at public events from t...

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  • Trump plans to sue colleges over affirmative action
Trump plans to sue colleges over affirmative action

In the Supreme Court's majority opinion , Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote that "The Court's affirmance of the University's admissions policy today does not necessarily mean the University may rely on that same policy without refinement". Minority students made up more than 40 percent of the freshman classes at almost all Ivy League schools in 20...

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  • Curfew, strikes in Indian Kashmir after top militant's death
Curfew, strikes in Indian Kashmir after top militant's death

Sources said Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muneer Khan has sent a letter to police headquarters with the submission that the state government should take up the matter of handing over the body of Dujana with Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of External Affairs, who in turn could take it up with Pakistani High Commission.

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  • Two killed in Portugal beach plane crash
Two killed in Portugal beach plane crash

The Diario de Noticias newspaper said the plane's crew were unharmed and were being interviewed by authorities. The country's public broadcaster, RTP , quotes the National Maritime Authority as saying the two victims are a five-year-old girl and a 30-year-old man.

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  • Moscou dénonce une politique
Moscou dénonce une politique "dangereuse" de Washington — Sanctions

Donald Trump a promulgué les nouvelles sanctions économiques visant Moscou ce mercredi. Mais Donald Trump n'avait pas vraiment le choix. Toutefois, "si les mesures répressives américaines devaient dans la pratique léser des entreprises européennes qui sont en relations d'affaires avec la Russie dans le secteur énergétique, l'UE serait prête à ripo...

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  • Trump Backs GOP Bill To Reduce Legal Immigration
Trump Backs GOP Bill To Reduce Legal Immigration

The RAISE Act establishes a points-based merit system that gives priority to high-skilled immigrants and potential job-creating entrepreneurs. The vast majority of Asian immigrants have come to the USA through the family-based immigration system, and many Asian immigrants that come on employment-based visas also use the family-based system to reuni...

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  • Erreur royale: le Daily Telegraph publie la nécrologie du prince Philip
Erreur royale: le Daily Telegraph publie la nécrologie du prince Philip

Sa rencontre avec des soldats britanniques qui ont complété un périple de près de 2700 kilomètres pour récolter des fonds pour des organisations caritatives constituera son 22 219e, et dernier, engagement public. " a-t-il ainsi demandé à un Aborigène lors d'une visite en Australie en 2002". " C'est un homme qui a toujours fait passer son pays av...

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  • Mattis And Kelly Made A Secret Pact To Babysit Trump
Mattis And Kelly Made A Secret Pact To Babysit Trump

Comey accepted Kelly's call as he was flying from Los Angeles to Washington, just hours after he was informed of the news during an address with employees at the LA FBI office. Kelly, a military man, and Comey, a lifelong attorney, never crossed paths much, but CNN reports that the two men "had a professional relationship and a deep mutual respec...

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  • Résultats à Lyon: BBY obtient 219 voix, Manko 179
Résultats à Lyon: BBY obtient 219 voix, Manko 179

Le taux de participation enregistré dans les 164 bureaux de vote du département de Bakel, est de l'ordre de 54,96%. A Dagana où s'étaient inscrits 127.540 électeurs, 78093 suffrages valables ont été recensés et la coalition BBY en obtient 40.056 voix, suivie de "Manko Wattu Sénégal" (21.616 voix, 17,67%), puis de "Manko Taxawu Sénégal" (4519 voix, ...

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  • What We Know: Why the Nuclear Reactors were Abandoned
What We Know: Why the Nuclear Reactors were Abandoned

The companies cited cost overruns and construction delays, as well as the bankruptcy of lead contractor Westinghouse. At Monday's Santee Cooper board meeting, utility officials reportedly estimated it would cost an additional $11.4 billion to finish the project , adding up to a total cost of about $25 billion.

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  • Christie approves back pay for furloughed state workers
Christie approves back pay for furloughed state workers

Chris Christie has signed into law a bill that gives back pay to New Jersey state workers affected by this summer's three-day government shutdown. Christie told Tapper: "I think that was a very mellow reaction from a New Jersey governor to just say 'You're a real big shot.'" When Joseph went in "for seconds", Christie said that's when he confr...

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  • La justice valide le vote des nouveaux statuts de LREM
La justice valide le vote des nouveaux statuts de LREM

La justice française a prolongé de deux semaines mardi le vote en ligne des statuts du mouvement d'Emmanuel Macron contesté par une partie des adhérents du mouvement du président Emmanuel Macron, a annoncé La République en marche (LREM). Les contestataires dénonçaient le fonctionnement du mouvement, pas assez démocratique à leurs yeux . "Les s...

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  • South African sides join Ulster in new PRO14
South African sides join Ulster in new PRO14

They will also play 7 matches home OR away (depending on the final fixture list) against each team in the other conference (B). In other sports, that might mean taking games between the likes of the Scarlets, Munster, Glasgow Warriors and many others and playing them overseas, much like the Aviva Premiership has experimented with their ventures i...

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  • Red Sox GM throws 'Warriors' label back on Yankees
Red Sox GM throws 'Warriors' label back on Yankees

In six Major League Baseball games, Devers is batting.417 with four RBIs. Before the spray from the Gray splash had fallen back to Earth, Dombrowski made sure that folks remember that Reed represented the second of two trades and one call-up that the Red Sox have made to shore up their deficiencies.

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  • Evacuation order for Village of Clinton as wildfire advances
Evacuation order for Village of Clinton as wildfire advances

Wildfire Service. Night crews were working on the fire throughout the night. We will continue to update as more information becomes available. A little over 600 people live in the community which sits between Cache Creek and 70 mile house - two communities also threatened by wildfires over the last few weeks.

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  • Le missile de Pyongyang n'est pas à point
Le missile de Pyongyang n'est pas à point

Le régime de Kim Jong-Un a tiré vendredi dernier son deuxième missile balistique intercontinental (ICBM) en moins d'un mois, qu'elle a estimé capable de frapper le continent américain. Pyongyang a réussi deux lancements d'ICBM à quelques semaines d'intervalle. Les Nord-Coréens ont déjà effectué des essais de missiles SLBM à Sinpo, ville portuaire d...

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  • UBM Plc 5.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital
UBM Plc 5.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on ASC. $25's average target is 7.53% above currents $23.25 stock price. Boyar Asset Management Inc decreased General Electric Co (GE) stake by 26.2% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 89 funds opened positions while 349 raised stakes. Since February 16, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 0 insider s...

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  • US Senate confirms Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief
US Senate confirms Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief

Wray's nomination. Under a deal hashed out by leadership, the Senate will vote on President Trump's nominee on Tuesday evening after only four hours of debate. Dianne Feinstein , said Wray "has the strength and fortitude to stand up and do what it is right when tested". Wray had represented New Jersey Gov.

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  • Police forced to drag man from his burning vehicle
Police forced to drag man from his burning vehicle

The fire was caused by a crash that reported to police by a witness, and the aftermath captured on video by a police dash cam. A driver from Derry, New Hampshire has been charged with operating under the influence after hitting a tree along Windham Road.

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  • Murder Suspect Still on the Loose in Mendota Heights Killing
Murder Suspect Still on the Loose in Mendota Heights Killing

On Monday, Dakota County prosecutors charged Nguyen with second-degree murder, two counts of first-degree aggravated robbery and one count each of first-degree burglary and kidnapping in connection with the series of events Saturday morning in the usually serene suburb.

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  • Lincoln Park Released From Receivership, 'Can Succeed Unaided'
Lincoln Park Released From Receivership, 'Can Succeed Unaided'

The release from financial receivership gives city leaders full control of internal operations and finances. In addition to Detroit and that city's public school system, three cities, one township and four school districts remain under state oversight.

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  • À partir de ce 2 août, l'humanité vit à crédit — Ressources naturelles
À partir de ce 2 août, l'humanité vit à crédit — Ressources naturelles

Le mercredi 2 août marque pour la Terre le "jour du dépassement". Pour subvenir à nos besoins, nous avons aujourd'hui besoin de l'équivalent de 1,7 planète. Pour réussir à maintenir la hausse de la température moyenne bien en dessous de 2°C d'ici la fin du siècle - objectif inscrit dans l'Accord de Paris - l'empreinte carbone de l'humanité doit for...

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  • Kremlin Says Up To US To Decide Which Diplomatic Staff To Cut
Kremlin Says Up To US To Decide Which Diplomatic Staff To Cut

Besides the embassy in Moscow, the US maintain consulates in St. Petersburg, Vladivostock and Yekaterinburg. For Trump, the worsening conflict poses a dilemma between his oft-stated desire to build ties with Russian Federation and mounting political opposition to that effort in Washington , amid congressional inquiries and an FBI investigation int...

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  • Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Westchester
Mosquitoes with West Nile virus found in Westchester

MS is reporting its first West Nile virus death for 2017. It was last found in a Utah County mosquito pool in 2014. The Utah County Health Department's Mosquito Abatement District confirmed the virus Tuesday. WNv is an infection found in birds, and carried by mosquitoes that feed on infected birds. And get rid of standing water - tiger mosquito...

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  • Gov. Cooper visits site of Outer Banks utility damage
Gov. Cooper visits site of Outer Banks utility damage

Officials at the North Carolina Outer Banks said Sunday night that they were evaluating options for repairing damaged power cables and that a timeline could "vary from one to two weeks" for a complete fix. Like Ocracoke, Hatteras Island has been dealing with blackouts from the outage. She said the small, family-run vacation rental company she u...

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