SpaceX launched two other mini satellites into orbit to assess the viability of its CEO Elon Musk’s dream of creating the Starlink constellation — a network of satellites to deliver low-cost, high-speed internet globally.
The proposal to ‘grey list’ Pakistan was co-sponsored by the US, UK, France and Germany in the 37-member body.
CPN-UML’s K P Sharma Oli to serve as PM for 3 years, CPN-Maoist head Prachanda to serve for remaining two
Maldives crisis: The Indian government has already issued two statements criticising the political chaos in the Maldives and especially “disturbed” by the imposition of Emergency.
An Indian-born American doctor has helped a mother give birth to a baby boy on board a flight 35,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean en route to the United States from New Delhi.
Asghar Khan and Arjan Singh, who were chiefs of their respective forces, spoke and ensured the PAF and the IAF did not get involved in the 1965 fight between the Indian and Pakistani armies in the Rann of Kutch.
Bhandari signed the ordinance over two months after the cabinet sent it to her suggesting that the first National assembly under the new constitution be formed on the basis of the single transferable vote system.
While India criticised Oli and began to throw its weight behind a Maoist alliance led by Prachanda and Nepali Congress leader Sher Bahadur Deuba, the Nepali Congress has been routed in these elections.
Nepal: KP Oli was projected as the Prime Ministerial candidate by the two parties when they decided to form an alliance and contest the poll under a common manifesto.
Elections in Nepal were held for the first time since a constitution was promulgated two years ago.
Nepal goes to the second and last round of the polls on December 7.
Zhang headed CMC Political Work Department, which is responsible for the military’s Party construction, organisation and political education. It is considered the military’s lifeline.
Yuan said China would safeguard territorial interests in an incremental way.
Years before the 2016 election meddling, Kremlin had a financial interest in American social media.
Trump cabinet member retains a stake in company that provides shipping for Putin son-in-law and sanctioned oligarchs.
The fund invested in and profited from a company that developed fingerprint technologies for mobile phones and made investments in other high-tech and pharmaceutical companies.
The alliance’s stand came a day after the court cited the law and sought details from the EC about preparations made for separate ballot papers for the polls within three days.
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Xi and Premier Li Keqiang were the only members of the previous PSC to retain their posts while all the new appointees are aged above 60.
The notice was issued in response to a petition noting the federal and provincial polls were governed by separate laws and required different ballot papers.
His body of political thought — ‘Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era’ — was enshrined in the CPC constitution Tuesday.
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Gyanendra Shah’s assertion comes at a time when Nepal's politics is going through major fragmentation and the state’s authority is visibly depleted.
Pakistan journalist Zeenat Shahzadi went missing after filing an application with Pakistan’s Supreme Court on behalf of missing Indian citizen Hamid Nehal Ansari’s mother, Fauzia. Ansari was sentenced to three-year imprisonment for espionage months after Shahzadi’s disappearance.
The last five years have seen fall of several senior party leaders, including two former party secretaries of Chongqing province — Bo Xilai and Sun Zhengcai.
Xi announced adoption of a national anti-corruption legislation and the creation of a corruption reporting platform linked to all anti-graft bodies in China.
Deuba had asked them to leave his ministry after Maoists had joined the main opposition Communist Party of Nepal-Unified Marxist Leninist-led Left alliance announced earlier this month.
Chinese president’s anti-graft campaign likely to continue.
The new ministers — three with cabinet rank and four minister of state — are from the pro-Hindu, pro-monarchy Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP).
The induction on Saturday would coincide with the dissolution of Parliament on Saturday. Deuba’s move comes despite a warning from the newly-formed Left alliance and the country’s chief Election Commissioner (CEC).
The two parties have also decided to include Naya Shakti party led by Baburam Bhattarai, a breakaway Maoist leader and Federal socialist party led by UpendraYadav in the alliance.
Faces were etched with shock and confusion, and people wept and screamed. Dozens of ambulances took away the wounded, while some people drove victims to the hospital.
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The minister had also said that the United States, which was putting pressure on Pakistan to tackle terrorist groups operating from its soil, once used to treat them as “darlings” just 20 to 30 years back.
The newspapers' front-pages have huge pictures of Kim Jong-un while giant portraits of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il hang on the building of the country's main newspaper, the Rodong Sinmun.
President Trump will outline the policy in a televised speech - only the second of his time in office - from Fort Myers Base in Virginia to an audience of soldiers and their families.