The Philippine leader, however, has insisted that the ICC lacks jurisdiction over him. "Instead, they have taken the cowardly option of trying to evade justice". But the preliminary examination is only the first step in a long process that could take years - if the ICC even proceeds with an investigation. However, the 72-year-old said that he is not planning to wait, and that the withdrawal would take place immediately.
Police say Tercero had a previous relationship with her. According to the CIA, Nicaragua is the poorest country in Central America and the second poorest in the western hemisphere with widespread unemployment and poverty. "We were a few hours behind him", Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski told ABC News . The details of how and where Tercero - who's suspected in the murder of Haley Anderson, 22 - was taken into custody were not released.
The second informant told police that Hari detailed the mosque bombing. No one was injured in the blast. Morris and Hari made their initial appearance on federal charges related to an attempted bombing in Champaign, Illinois , today before Magistrate Judge Eric I.
On arming teachers, DeVos said communities should have the tool "but nobody should be mandated to do it". Instead, a new federal commission on school safety will examine the age issue, as well as a long list of others topics, as part of a longer-term look at school safety and violence.
The RJD-Congress alliance is upbeat after a good voter turnout in Araria , Bhabua and Jehanabad and expressed confidence that the alliance candidates will win. While Araria Lok Sabha seat saw a turnout of 57 per cent, Jehanabad and Bhabua recorded 50.6 per cent and 54.3 per cent turnout, respectively.
Chancellor Angela Merkel says "it's finally time to start work" as Germany's new government prepares to take office almost six months after the country's election. Merkel said she and her finance minister-designate, Olaf Scholz, would visit France after being sworn in, and "we will be able to say more than we could in December" at an European Union summit later this month.
He also said that the Chabahar port project was not meant to "encircle Pakistan ... strangulate anybody", adding that Iran would not allow anybody to hurt Pakistan from its territory, much like Pakistan would not allow its soil to be used against Iran.
State Department Under Secretary Steve Goldstein, Tillerson's de facto spokesman, released a statement Wednesday morning saying Tillerson had not spoken to Mr. Yet the firing on Tuesday seemed to catch Tillerson somewhat by surprise. Trump did, however, make an announcement on Twitter. In Congress, Pompeo received more money from the Koch brothers than any other member, and more than twice the Kochs' next highest benefactor, Paul Ryan.
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he had replaced Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with Mike Pompeo , who was the former director of the Central Intelligence Agency . Goldstein said the former Exxon Mobil CEO was " unaware of the reason " he was sacked and "had had every intention of staying". That was the end for Goldstein.
At a signing ceremony for one of those bills in June, Mr. Trump said his secretary did not have to worry about hearing the president's old reality-show catchphrase, "You're fired ". Shulkin said he did nothing wrong and said the investigation had a "thread of bias", adding that the report was "a direct assault" on his wife, character, and his "unblemished record of service" to the VA, as Shulkin put it.
The day started with a buzz that Rathwa may not file his nomination in absence of required documents. The party has nominated senior lawyer Abhishek Manu Singhvi from West Bengal. Besides Rathwa, the Congress has fielded Amee Yajnik for the second seat. In Maharashtra a candidate needs 42 votes to win. In Gujarat 3 candidates have been fielded where the party is certain of winning 2.
Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh , and senior Congress leaders such as Ghulam Nabi Azad , Mallikarjun Kharge, Ahmed Patel, AK Antony, and Randeep Singh Surjewala were also present at the dinner. In the letter, opposition parties have pointed out that there was no discussion on tabling the Finance Bill during the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) meeting and that the government had listed the bill without informing any political party in advance.
Phulpur Bypoll: Samajwadi Party's Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel leading by 9924 votes with 87,272 votes, BJP's Kaushlendra Singh Patel second with 77,348 votes after eight round of counting. In a major upset for the ruling BJP, Samajwadi Party was leading in the Yogi Adityanath's Gorakhpur constituency. "The voters will reject this opportunistic, unethical and unholy alliance", he had said.
Congress President approved the list for the the March 23 Rajya Sabha polls. In case the election is necessary, it would be conducted on March 23 from 0900 hrs to 1600 hrs. The Congress has fielded L Hanumanthaiah, Syed Naseer Hussain and GC Chandrasekhar from Karnataka. But will the Congress manage to fight anti-incumbency in the one of the few states it governs in India following the Modi wave? RJD candidates Manoj Jha and Ashfaq Karim filed their nomination in the presence of the ...
Where President Trump's approach is wrong is to use national security as the reason to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum . Indonesia said that while it the steel and aluminum tariffs are not a big problem for its industry, the country would be in trouble if the USA targeted its palm oil, a key export used in a huge number of consumer products.
The Madras High court had said that foreign lawyers can fly in and fly out for tendering legal advice on foreign laws. On the question whether foreign lawyers can conduct worldwide commercial arbitration in India, the order said "there is no absolute right of the foreign lawyer to conduct arbitration proceedings in respect of disputes arising out of a contract relating to global commercial arbitration".
Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard? Trump didn't make clear what shape this " space force " might take and what adversaries it would confront. satellites. Trump also says that "very soon we're going to Mars ", and that that wouldn't be happening if his 2016 rival, Hillary Clinton , had won.
After it reconvened, the House was adjourned for the day again. One of the protesting members in the Well was holding a placard which read "Chotta Modi kahan gaya", referring to diamond merchant Nirav Modi, allegedly the key person behind the Rs 12,700 crore fraud at Punjab National Bank.
According to the reports, no phones were allowed at the exclusive industry event, but the source claims that Sean and Scherzinger looked incredibly cozy together, nearly as if they were dating. Social media platforms were abuzz this morning, as rumours had fled that hip-hop artist Big Sean had cheated on his girlfriend, singer Jhené Aiko .
CNN's source reportedly said that the Stormy controversy could be more damaging to President Trump than any Russian Federation controversy. Notaries public verify the identity of people who sign documents and make sure they understand what they are signing, and might also keep a copy of a document after it is signed so one party can't change something afterward.