The other is the regime governing dispute settlement between investors and member states. The decision, which had been expected, could lengthen negotiations that began seven years ago and extend talks past Singapore's original completion goal of 2018-19.
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will hold public hearings in the case pertaining to the conviction of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav on May 15, a press release issued by the United Nation's judicial body said. Pakistan, while refusing to follow ICJ's order, has called India's move to be a "pre-emptive stance". On whether the "provisional measures" granted by the ICJ including a halt to Jadhav's execution was binding on Pakistan, Baglay referred to the clauses in ICJ rules which said, ...
A Tuesday strategy session was postponed due to a scheduling conflict, the White House said. Salaheddine Mezouar of Morocco, who presided over the last high-level climate negotiations in 2016, said it would be hard to go against public opinion and the will of the global community.
Pakistan has alleged that Jadhav was an agent of India's external intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW). India had been provided with the copy of passport recovered from Jadhav. Dr Faisal said according to Vienna Convention, this court has no jurisdiction to hear such case. In its submission, Salve had earlier pointed out that the consular pact between India and Pakistan was not relevant as it was not registered with the UN.
Moreover, two persons have been arrested in connection with the case. "The only reason why the RSS/BJP is trying to do this is they are a party which is standing aloof from the people", said Balakrishnan. The delegation led by senior leader Rajagopal, which met the governor, informed that since Pinarayi Vijayan government came to power previous year, Kannur has witnessed 14 political murders.
Apart from reiterating its commitment to comply with all restrictive measures imposed on North Korea under previous resolutions, the Council hinted it might look at the possibility to tighten the grip on the state's economy, which is already suffering under a heavy burden of global sanctions.
The 55-year-old's bloodied body was found in a bed in a Sylvania townhouse by her 31-year-old son early on Monday morning. A 27-year-old man was later arrested at St Peters, in the city's innerwest, and he's been taken to Newtown police station where he's assisting police.
McCullough is far from the first person to voice dislike for the phrase based on it being female-centric or say she prefers the term equalism . McCullough's answer came as Congress was considering repealing and replacing key parts of the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, which expanded health insurance coverage to 20 million additional Americans in the past seven years.
Le Pen favored ditching the euro and creating stricter business-protectionist measures and a large reduction in immigration. But, he added, the party won't put up a candidate to oppose Valls in his district of Evry, south of Paris . It believes that it is up to the Cypriots to take decisions as regards the solution of the problem, stressing that "we want Cyprus to reunify" and "we are trying to be supportive to that".
North Korea has detained another American citizen accused of committing unspecified hostile acts against the country. "A relevant institution is now conducting detailed investigation into his crimes", it added. State Department spokesman John Kirby says there's no guarantee the move will change the behavior of North Korea's leaders, but that it's still the right thing to do.
The U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) moved key components late last month of a THAAD antimissile battery to rural Seongju County in the south central part of the Korean Peninsula. The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, said on Sunday that until Mr Kim met the US conditions, "we're not sitting down with him". Kim Do-hoon, 31, said that South Korea, while keeping the "door open for conversation" with the North, should also "show a stern attitude at some level".
Emmanuel Macron with Angela Merkel in Berlin. In Berlin , the 39-year-old French leader urged a " historic reconstruction " of Europe to battle populism sweeping the continent, following his defeat of far-right leader Marine Le Pen. The leader of the far-left movement La France Insoumise (France Unbowed), Jean-Luc Melenchon, criticised Mr. Macron's choice, saying: "The new President has taken over the command of all the traditional political class of our country.
In a statement, adopted unanimously, the 15-member council urged the communist nation to show "sincere commitment to denuclearization through concrete action". Pyongyang has regularly threatened to destroy the United States, which it accuses of pushing the Korean peninsula to the brink of nuclear war by conducting recent military drills with South Korea and Japan.
On May 4th, vote Scottish Labour . "We wait to see what the future of unionism is going to be north of the Border". "There are 77 members of North Lanarkshire council, the SNP have 33, so numerically they are not in a position to form an administration so I will meet with senior colleagues, we'll sit down and look at the all the options while ruling nothing in and nothing out".
North Korea's diplomatic corps is willing to meet with American colleagues from Trump administration. John Schilling, a North Korean analyst, wrote on 38 North that the regime's successful missile test represented a level of performance "never before seen" from a North Korean missile, adding that it would have flown a distance of some 4,500 kilometers if launched at a flatter trajectory, which would place all of South Korea, Japan and USA military bases in Guam within its reach.
PM Modi had earlier accused Lalu Yadav and his children - Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav and Rajya Sabha Parliamentarian Misa Bharti - of being involved in corrupt land deals. All the companies owned by Mr Yadav's family members for the objective of these land transactions had no employees, no business activities and no turnover, Mr Prasad had claimed.
CBI conducted raids at Chidambaram, Karti residences at more than 10 places in Tamil Nadu. According to reports, the raids are being conducted in about 15 locations across the country. Former union minister Chidambaram is also accused in the Aircel-Maxis deal . Ltd represented by its director Padma Vishwanathan and "unknown official of the Ministry of Finance, Government of India".
Key United States lawmakers from both parties have said that President Donald Trump will need to hand over any recordings of conversations in the White House if such a taping system does exist. Clapper tells CNN's "State of the Union" that he thinks "our institutions are under threat internally". According to WP, Thomas P. Bossert, Assistant to the President for homeland security and counterterrorism, quickly called the CIA and NSA directors, since those agencies are most closely involved ...
She also said that a flagship economic Commission set up a year ago has yet to produce any findings on the issue. "We can stop another divisive independence referendum". The SNP leader also suggested an independent Scotland might be forced into a " phased approach " to European Union membership. NICOLA Sturgeon and Alex Salmond have both denied Scotland has become a more divided nation after ten years of SNP government.
In a fresh tweet, Trump made it seem if James Comey leaks any kind of information with regard to their conversation, he would produce tapes refuting Comey's claims. In the hours after Comey's dismissal, the official explanation given by the White House shifted rapidly. Saudi Arabia readied a plan to invest as much as $40 billion of its sovereign wealth in USA infrastructure projects.
The singer, who was among the NY event's co-chairs this year, turned heads as she arrived on the red carpet, sporting a scarlet tulle dress from Galliano's Maison Margiela 'Artisanal' collection. Nothing could ensure one looking more on theme then by choosing the very designer being celebrated, right? "By inviting us to rethink fashion as a site of constant creation, recreation, and hybridity, she has defined the aesthetics of our time".
Wenger continued: "I think this result is a continuity of what we have done during the week". We had a hard period and we recovered from it. It was their final home game and I thought they would make a better showing, so in that context I would have to give them a "C".
Macron also urged a " historic reconstruction " of Europe in order to battle a surge of populism, after defeating far-right leader Marine Le Pen. The Macron-Merkel meeting came just hours after the French president nominated Edouard Philippe , the 46-year-old Mayor of Le Havre, to be his prime minister.
Senators mulled over the latest stunning news, first reported by The Washington Post , as they met inside the chamber. President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information about Islamic State militants to Russian officials during a meeting last week, The Washington Post reported Monday, prompting strong condemnation from both Democrats and Republicans.
The fact that constitution is going to be the main topic on the agenda at the sixth round of talks in Geneva was also confirmed to Sputnik by the leader of the Astana platform of Syrian opposition, Randa Kassis. The opposition position has weakened since the last round ended on March 31 after the government secured the evacuation of three rebel-held districts, bringing it closer to exerting full control over the capital for the first time since 2012.
Addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister said that he bows to the travellers of the Narmada Seva Yatra - and hoped that their efforts would bear fruit that serves India, and the poorest of the poor. Moreover, Modi also asked the Madhya Pradesh government to share it with other states. The Narmada river conservation awareness campaign was launched on December 11, 2016 and will conclude on Monday.
The FAA said it was sending a team to the site, and the National Transportation Safety Board said it was investigating the crash. Smoke pours into the air after a small plane crashed in Carlstadt, New Jersey, on Monday. The plane crashed near the Carlstadt Department of Public Works yard, causing damage to nearby vehicles and buildings, CNN affiliate New 12 New Jersey reported.
Kapil Mishra in another tweet said that Sunita Kejriwal was doing her duty as a wife and she is not aware of the various conspiracies being planned at her home. Singh also attacked former AAP worker and "whistleblower" Neel T Haslam as someone who "works for the BJP, Arun Jaitley" and questioned the authenticity of the cheques that Mishra had shown.
He said "I trust in the justice system, the verdict must be respected". Defence lawyer Saverio Senese called the ex-captain a scapegoat and expressed "great bitterness" over the final decision. Lawyers for passengers have also expressed disappointment that only Schettino ultimately was going to prison, since they contended that others working for the cruise ship company also shared some blame.
China plans to import $2 trillion of products from countries participating in its Belt and Road initiative over the next five years, Commerce Minister Zhong Shan said. It also reffered to Xi's remarks in which, while skirting any references to India's absence at the meeting, he had said, "All countries should respect each other's sovereignty, dignity and territorial integrity, each other's development paths and social systems, and each other's cores interests and major concerns".
Both leaders are proud of their electoral victories, seeing in them a repudiation of establishment elites and a vindication of their populist nationalism tactics. The Turkish government asks Zarrab to be given to Turkey since he is a citizen. With the departure of Mike Flynn from the White House, however, Turkey may have lost some influence in having the decision made not on the evidence but political calculations.
Russian President Vladimir Putin overshadowed China's multi-billion dollar efforts to resurrect the ancient Silk Road by showing off his piano skills. The date for the much-anticipated meeting between Trump and Putin has not been set but it's likely that they would meet at the G-20 summit in July in Germany.
The chemical incident prompted the U.S.to fire dozens of cruise missiles at a Syrian airbase from which it said the attack had been launched, increasing tensions between the US and Russian Federation. It was not clear how a cease-fire over such a broad and logistically complicated area would be achieved, or whether global observers would be sent to Syria to monitor its implementation.
The New York Times spoke with experts for their take on the issue. President Trump tweeted a veiled threat Friday toward former FBI Director James B. Later Friday, a spokeswoman for committee chairman Richard Burr (R., N.C.) said Mr. Comey would not testify on Tuesday , as requested. In that same NBC interview , the president said he had chose to fire Comey because he was a "showboat" and a "grandstander" and also because "this Russia thing with Trump and Russia is a made up ...
Over all, the US infection rate has been lower than many parts of the world, he said, adding that no USA federal systems are affected. The most important thing businesses and individuals can do is install their network patches and enable automated patching on their systems, and they should update their software.