Under the 1984 Joint Declaration between Britain and China, which set out the terms of the handover, Hong Kong enjoys greater liberties than seen on the Chinese mainland, enshrined in a mini-constitution known as the Basic Law. And he said there would be "no leniency" toward those who advocated for Hong Kong's independence . Yau and Leung ran successful campaigns under this slogan: "Hong Kong is not China".
Chile global Alexis Sanchez left training with his national side earlier this morning after experiencing pain in his calf muscle. "The medical staff of Chile's national team would like to inform that Alexis Sanchez has a low grade muscle injury".
A New York Times Upshot and Siena College poll released Monday morning had presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in a dead heat in the state, with each candidate tied at 44 percent. "The real question for us is what kind of country we want to be". In the campaign's final hours, Clinton was buoyed by FBI Director James Comey's weekend announcement that he would not recommend criminal charges against her following a new email review.
The comments were a reminder that Comey's news, delivered in a letter to lawmakers on Sunday, was a doubled-edged sword for Clinton. The election campaign has focused on bringing the country together, Dingell said. "I need your help to help finish what we started eight years ago", he said. The new review involved material found on a computer belonging to Anthony Weiner, the disgraced former congressman and estranged husband of Abedin, the Clinton aide.
South Korean news agency Yonhap reports that prosecutors raided Samsung's offices on Monday in connection with the presidential influence scandal now rocking the country. 8, 2016. Choi is accused of using their friendship to interfere in politics and solicit business donations. Samsung Electronics CEO Park is president of the Korean Equestrian Foundation (KEF), whose headquarters was also raided Tuesday morning.
New Hampshire law allows towns with under 100 voters to open their polls at midnight and close them when all registered voters have cast their ballot. Clinton had four and Bernie Sanders got his first Election Day write-in - maybe the first of many. Wayne Urso, Millsfield's ambitious election official, is hoping to displace Dixville Notch .
Thomas Petri of the Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception in Washington , who called Pavone's stunt a "profane violation". "This is an offense to the goal for which priests are ordained to use the altar". Pavone said the Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton have embraced extreme abortion policies that would continue the abortion holocaust and destroy more unborn babies' lives.
The exceptions are three small towns in New Hampshire which voted at midnight on Tuesday and the results reflected how close the contest in the state will be. But the results are very telling about the state of the 2016 race on Election Day. Clinton beat four votes , while Trump picked up two, USA Today reported.
The Peshmerga fighters were meeting less resistance than expected although there were thought to be some 60 Islamic State snipers inside the town, local commander Muhannad Sinjari said earlier. The Islamic State group has boasted of using mass killings to terrify opponents, often posting grisly photos and video of them online. The Iraqi military says it has found some 100 decapitated bodies in a mass grave south of the Islamic State-held city of Mosul.
The abductions took place last week as Iraqi government forces, Kurdish Peshmerga and Shia militias backed by USA -led air strikes pushed an offensive to recapture Mosul from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. The battle for Mosul has been made all the more hard by the fact a million or more people are still inside Iraq's second largest city, which is ISIL's last stronghold in the country.
The remains of decapitated bodies and bone fragments were found on Monday night in the town of Hamam al Alil, some 19m from Mosul. Most of the bodies were skeletons, making it hard to determine if they were soldiers or civilians. In his street alone, he said six people he knew had been executed, including his father and a family of three that lived next door. Residents near Mosul flee to Iraqi forcesThe battle for Mosul has been made all the more hard by the fact a million or more people ...
The President of Co. Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos inspects an honour guard during a ceremonial welcome, at Horse Guards Parade in central London, Tuesday Nov. Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos, center, sits with Greg Hands, Britain's Minister of State for Trade and Investment, left, and Maria Claudia Lacouture, Minister of Trade Industry and Tourism, right, during a business meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Wednesday, Nov.
Indore: Madhya Pradesh Director General of Police Rishi Kumar Shukla on Sunday said findings of the judicial inquiry into the controversial encounter of eight Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) activists following their escape from Bhopal Central Jail, will clear the air over questions being raised on the incident.
The inquiry had sapped Clinton's surging momentum at a crucial moment in the race and risked damaging Democrats running in down-ballot races. "So many people are counting on the outcome of this election, what it means for our country", Mrs Clinton said.
In an extraordinary display of abject apology during a moment of supreme crisis, South Korean President Park Geun-hye took sole blame last week for a "heartbreaking" scandal amid rising suspicion that she allowed a mysterious confidante to manipulate power from the shadows.
Kejriwal has declared Delhi a 'gas chamber, ' primarily blaming crop-burning by farmers in neighbouring states like Haryana and Punjab for the smog. The state government had issued an order to close down more than 5000 schools in the city over the weekend and to stop all construction activities for three days.
Samsung took out advertisements on Monday in major US newspapers to apologize for the Galaxy Note 7 scandal in which fire-prone batteries forced a global recall of the popular smartphones. She also reported that she plans to take Samsung to court on the issue. Samsung will reportedly bring the devices to a broad range of its devices after it arrives on the upcoming phone.
Between exploding phones, exploding washing machines and, uh, more exploding phones, Samsung has had a pretty rough year, but thanks to an embattled Korean president and a mysterious cult leader, 2016 somehow just got even worse for the beleaguered tech giant.
Khan is the father of fallen soldier Humayun Khan, whose challenge to Trump over the Republican's proposed ban on Muslim immigration was among the most memorable moments of the Democratic convention. Clinton said the race appears to be tightening up. Clinton is considered a known quantity, while Trump is considered a political wild card. As an additional wildcard, at least one, if not two Electoral College voters in Washington state are insisting they may well not vote for Clinton on ...
Video shot from within the station shows the two women marching around the school gymnasium yelling "Grab your ball, off of my boobs!" The other woman had "Hate out of my polls" written above and below her naked breasts. The New York Daily News said their protest lasted approximately 30 seconds before they were carried off. As polls open across the United States today, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton is seen as the favourite.
Nonetheless, market volatility is nearly always seen in the days before a US presidential election. Opinion polls have Trump up by five points or more in Utah. With a grin, she said, "This is sure worth staying up for". "During that process, we reviewed all of the communications that were to or from Hillary Clinton while she was Secretary of State".
Its old-fashioned storytelling collides with new-level gore that's gory enough to make "Saving Private Ryan " look like "The Big Broadcast of 1938". It will appeal to the same heartland audiences that made American Sniper a giant hit, but it's not about a SEAL who claimed a historic number of kills in an unpopular war.
Despite the mass protests and public apologies, Park is seen as unlikely to resign with just over a year of her single term in office left to run. Thousands of protesters gathered in South Korea's central Seoul on Saturday demanding President Park Geun-hye's resignation over a corruption scandal involving one of her acquaintances, reports IANS.
To the northeast, some 13 kilometers (8 miles) from the city, the peshmerga continued their push on the town of Bashiqa, believed to be largely deserted except for dozens of IS fighters. The Syria Democratic Forces (SDF) is an alliance of Kurdish and Arab armed groups which has seized large swathes of territory along the Syria-Turkey border from Islamic State and pushed to within 30 km (20 miles) of Raqqa.
Not necessarily, especially since the Cavs had the benefit of playing Game 6 at home, and winning back-to-back games on the road is a tall task for any team. When used together, the triumvirate of Chapman, Rondon and Pedro Strop is as potent as they come, but an underwhelming stretch of relief performances from the rest of the Chicago bullpen has placed an added weight on the backs of the starting rotation.
Low turnout among black voters in Florida could be a real problem for Hillary Clinton and down-ballot Democrats. The geographic distribution of Hispanic voters means that many of her gains will help her in noncompetitive states like Texas and California, not MI and Pennsylvania .
It is not known if Robson voted before partaking in the disruptive scene. Trump gave high-fives to two children inside the East 56th Street polling center. Paladino said the key to a Trump victory in NY would be to win independent voters Upstate and in Long Island, and to convince to enough Democrats to cross party lines in their vote.
Iraqi authorities say the military coalition pressing a huge offensive against Islamic State extremists near the northern city of Mosul have uncovered a mass grave containing at least 100 decapitated bodies . Iraqi special forces entered the eastern edge of Mosul last week and have made some progress but have been slowed by fierce ISIL resistance as troops push into more densely populated areas.
RSF representative Erol Onderoglu, rights campaignerSebnem Korur Fincanci and journalist Ahmet Nesin went on trial at an Istanbul courthouse for making "terrorist propaganda" for the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has waged a three decade long armed struggle for greater Kurdish rights.
In late July, some 40,000 people marched in Cologne in support of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan . Kurdish militants, IS radicals and far leftists have all staged attacks on civilians in Turkey in recent years. "As a result of discussions we held with our parliamentary group and the central executive board, we have made a decision to halt our works in the legislature in the face of the most extensive and the darkest attack of our history and meet with our people once again", Ayhan ...
For both candidates, turning that support into actual votes is critical to building the 270 electoral votes needed to win the election. Tammy Regis, 42, a disabled Army veteran who served in Iraq and now lives in Palmetto, Florida , said she would not trust the outcome if Clinton wins.
Later, SP national vice-president Kironmoy Nanda had to announce that Akhilesh remained the party's official chief ministerial candidate for the polls. As Akhilesh focuses on his campaign, Mulayam Singh waits to get majority and then decide on CM and said "presently Akhilesh is the CM and ours is a democratic Party".
In seven of the Southern states voting that day, Clinton got more than 8 in 10 black votes. In addition, the nonpartisan Election Protection Coalition will operate a national hotline - 866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683) - staffed by trained volunteers who can assist voters in every state with questions or concerns about their rights.
Sources stated that the Raqqa battle has always been on the to-do list of the US -led International Coalition and the Syrian Democratic Forces but holding discussions beforehand was a necessary step. Last month, the United States defence secretary said the idea of simultaneous operations against Mosul and Raqa "has been part of our planning for quite a while".
It is worth noticing that the Note 7 issue was a huge disaster for the company not only financially, but also in terms of reputation and brand value. "Even if Samsung doesn't do anything on its own, the more services that get attached the smarter this agent will get, learn more new services and provide them to end-users easily".