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Human Rights Day 2017: What Is Universal Declaration Of Human Rights

Human Rights Day 2017: What Is Universal Declaration Of Human Rights It sets out, for the first time, fundamental human rights to be universally protected and it has been translated into over 500 languages. Although many Americans have forgotten or are unaware of the 69th anniversary today of the signing of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights , it has special meaning to me; my father, Guy Pérez-Cisneros y Bonnel, and Ernesto Díhigo were the ... [Full Article...]

Women who accuse Trump of harassment 'should be heard,' envoy says

Women who accuse Trump of harassment 'should be heard,' envoy says Nikki Haley , the USA ambassador to the United Nations , says "women should always feel comfortable coming forward". "And we should all be willing to listen to them". In an audio tape leaked during the presidential election campaign past year, Trump was heard boasting that his fame allowed him to grab women "by the pussy". [Full Article...]

United States leaning towards 2030 Winter Games bid

United States leaning towards 2030 Winter Games bid The confusion began when United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley , in response to a question in a Fox News interview, said "There's an open question" about whether the U.S. She stepped that back after the press briefing in which she said it, saying the US looks forward to participating. "No, I actually I think every US Team member is invited so no I won't go". [Full Article...]

WWE Wrestler Rich Swann suspended following arrest in Gainesville

WWE Wrestler Rich Swann suspended following arrest in Gainesville The two began to discuss a match Riggs had earlier in the night, leading to Swann getting upset and angry. Su Yung is said to have jumped out of a moving vehicle because she was fearful of what Swann might do to her next. While this was happening, witnesses say that Swann's vehicle continued rolling and crashed into a telephone pole. The Alachua County Sheriff in Florida says Swann was taken... [Full Article...]

At Hanukkah reception, Trump basks in warmth of his Jerusalem recognition

At Hanukkah reception, Trump basks in warmth of his Jerusalem recognition Until Trump's decision, the US - along with most other countries - has maintained its embassy in Tel Aviv, saying the status of Jerusalem should be resolved between the sides in negotiations. However no Democratic congress people were invited to the event, despite the fact that 28 of the 30 Jewish House members are Democrats. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, who is Jewish, was at the rece... [Full Article...]

Stabbing Attack Targeting Israeli Policeman Occurs in Jerusalem (PHOTO, VIDEO)

Stabbing Attack Targeting Israeli Policeman Occurs in Jerusalem (PHOTO, VIDEO) Trump's recognition of Jerusalem has infuriated the Arab world and upset Western allies, who say it is a blow to peace efforts and risks sparking more violence in the region. Many in the worldwide community have been protesting since Friday in reaction to the decision. "President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital was the right thing to do and enjoys broad support from t... [Full Article...]

Sonia Gandhi celebrates her 71st birthday

Sonia Gandhi celebrates her 71st birthday Since then she is the boss of the Congress. " Sonia Gandhi . I pray for her long life and good health". Rahul arrived at her residence early morning taking time out of the campaign. Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat tried his hands at the drums as folk dancers performed outside Mrs Gandhi's house at 10, Janpath in Lutyens' Delhi. [Full Article...]

Amber warning predicts snow across UK

Amber warning predicts snow across UK The Met has for parts of the country, with an amber "be prepared" alert in place on Sunday. "Rural communities with limited access routes could become cut off". After school closures and power cuts in Scotland on Friday, the heaviest and most frequent snow showers are predicted in the north east of the country during Saturday. [Full Article...]

Leonardo Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi to Be Exhibited at Abu Dhabi's Louvre

Leonardo Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi to Be Exhibited at Abu Dhabi's Louvre A Leonardo da Vinci painting of Christ that sold in NY for a record $450 million (380 million euros) is heading to a museum in the United Arab Emirates. Now the painting that far surpassed the former record held by Picasso's Women of Algiers (which fetched $179.4 million in 2015) has found a new home. [Full Article...]

Palestinians say they won't meet with Pence

Palestinians say they won't meet with Pence Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said the Palestinians will be looking for a new peace talks broker instead of the United States and would seek a UN Security Council resolution over Trump's decision. "There will be no meeting with the vice president of America in Palestine", Abbas's diplomatic adviser Majdi al-Khaldi told AFP . Meanwhile, the Marxist-Leninist Popular Front for the L... [Full Article...]

Pope Suggests Changing The Lord's Prayer

Pope Suggests Changing The Lord's Prayer Bishop Brendan Kelly of the Irish Catholic Bishops' Council on Liturgy noted that the Irish phrase in the Ár n-Athair "ná lig sinn i gcathú" translated as "don't allow us into temptation ", rather than the " lead us not into temptation " of the English version. [Full Article...]

House Approves 'Reciprocity Bill' to Expand Concealed Carry Owner's Rights

House Approves 'Reciprocity Bill' to Expand Concealed Carry Owner's Rights The legislation has been criticized by large-city police officials across the country. Giffords was also referring to an October tweet from Frelinghuysen in which he expressed sympathy for the victims of the shooting in Las Vegas. This of course has been borne out again and again over the past three decades, as more and more Americans have embraced their right to bear arms for self-defense t... [Full Article...]

Man cements head inside microwave in YouTube prank gone wrong

Man cements head inside microwave in YouTube prank gone wrong The 22-year-old and a group of pals mixed seven bags of Polyfilla before sticking his head in a microwave. "The mixture quickly set hard and, by the time we were called, they'd already been trying to free him for an hour and a half". The fire service then warned the group not to repeat the said antic. Mr Woodward added: "We pride ourselves on our five-minute attendance standard". [Full Article...]

Gujarat elections: 35.52 percent voting till 2pm

Gujarat elections: 35.52 percent voting till 2pm Prominent candidates for today's battle include Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who is contesting from Rajkot (West), and Congress' Shaktisinh Gohil (Mandvi) and Paresh Dhanani (Amreli). Till 12 noon, 21.09 percent voting was recorded in the all the 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra and South Gujarat region, which are voting to send their representatives in the 182-member Gujarat Assembl... [Full Article...]

Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet mother, wife on December 25

Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet mother, wife on December 25 In a series of tweets on Friday afternoon, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said, "The government of Pakistan has conveyed that they will give visa to the mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav". As India took the case to International Court of Justice (ICJ) in May, Pakistan even told the United Nations court that "Pakistan doesn't see the merit in a state which sends a spy and is seeking a... [Full Article...]

Trump Jr questioned in US Congress about Russian Federation

Trump Jr questioned in US Congress about Russian Federation Kaveladze attended the meeting in Trump Tower between Trump Jr. and the Russian lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya. Trump Jr. has maintained that it quickly became clear Veselnitskaya had no such information and the meeting revolved around the subject of Russian adoption. [Full Article...]

New Mexico governor calls shooting heinous act

New Mexico governor calls shooting heinous act Officials say parents will be reunited with their children at McGee Park in nearby Farmington, New Mexico. Local media reports a shooter is down, and at least two other people have been shot. Authorities are responding to a shooting at a high school in northwest New Mexico. It was also unclear from the report whether the three were injured or killed. [Full Article...]

Defendant in Kate Steinle case indicted on federal firearm possession charges

Defendant in Kate Steinle case indicted on federal firearm possession charges Months before Kate Steinle's murder, San Francisco authorities released Jose Zarate from custody, ignoring a request from federal authorities to turn him over to ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement). He was indicted on one count each of being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition and being an illegally present alien in possession of a firearm and ammunition. [Full Article...]

Black Mirror season 4 release date announced by Netflix

Black Mirror season 4 release date announced by Netflix You've been kind and patient all year, and now Netflix is ready to reward you: There's an official release date for Black Mirror Season 4 . It'll surely emerge before the end of the year, with six new episodes. "Hang the DJ" jumps feet first into the dating world , with a piece of technology that appears to predict the length of two people's relationship as they embark upon it. [Full Article...]

Michael Slager faces 20 years in prison in SC shooting death

Michael Slager faces 20 years in prison in SC shooting death Dr. Morgan wrote in a report after meeting with Slager that the former officer did not remember Scott being on top of him. The judge's decision comes after Slager, who is white, pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights offense. Slager faced murder charges in state court, but a jury in that case deadlocked a year ago, and the charges were dropped as part of his federal plea deal. [Full Article...]