OIC adopts resolutions in connection with Armenia’s aggression against Azerbaijan
By TrendThe 47th meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) was held in the Nigerian capital Niamey On November 27-28, Trend reports citing press service MFA.At the meeting of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers, resolutions were adopted covering political, economic and cultural issues related to the aggression of Armenia against Azerbaijan. These resolutions, traditionally adopted annually by the OIC, include new provisions taking into account the latest situation in the region.The OIC adopted three resolutions entitled “Aggression of the Rep...
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Prosecution Don’t Closes Case In T’di Girls Trial
Samuel Udoetuk Wills, John OjiThe prosecution in the trial of two Nigerians, Samuel Udoetuk Wills and John Oji, in connection with the kidnapping and subsequent murder of four girls in Takoradi in the Western Region has closed its case.The cross examination of the 23rd and the last prosecution witness in the Takoradi missing girls’ case came to an end on Thursday in a Sekondi High Court.After the over two hours cross examination of Detective Chief Inspector Dorcas Asare, counsel for the second accused, Mark Bosia stood up and wanted to make a submission of no case for Oji.He said considering w...
Daily Guide Network
A royal connection
Staycations are the in thing, especially with the no travel ban. Though most of us choose not to stay in Bangkok, sometimes it’s best to stay in the familiarity of a city we know so well. Spoilt for choice, I decided on The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel.FIRST IMPRESSIONSNot all may be aware that the hotel actually stands on the grounds of what was the former royal residence or Kandhavas Palace, the home of Princess Valaya Alongkorn, daughter of King Chulalongkorn or King Rama V. Of course, for history buffs there is a tour “Voyage to our Royal Roots” every Friday and Sunday from 3-4...
The Bangkok Post
Hong Kong police arrest 3 pro-democracy ex-lawmakers in connection with throwing foul-smelling objects in legislature
Three former pro-democracy lawmakers – Eddie Chu, Ray Chan and Ted Hui – were arrested on Wednesday morning in connection with throwing foul-smelling objects in the legislature in May and June.According to Hui’s Facebook page, the Democratic Party member was apprehended on suspicion of contempt under the Legislative Council (Powers and Privileges) Ordinance and for allegedly breaching the Offences against the Person Ordinance.During the arrest, police told Hui that he had splashed odorous liquids onto the floor of the LegCo chamber during the third reading of the national anthem bill, causing ...
Hong Kong Free Press
Two further suspects sought in connection with Dresden jewel heist
Two further suspects from Berlin's organized crime scene are being sought in connection with the theft of priceless jewels from a museum in the city of Dresden last year, prosecutors say.The two wanted persons, both aged 21, are facing charges of serious grand theft and arson, according to the Dresden public prosecutor's office.Three suspects were detained during a police operation in the German capital on Tuesday and are facing the same charges following the November 2019 heist at the Green Vault museum.
Jayawardene’s captain ‘Ro’ and Sandeep Sharma’s UAE connection
Mumbai Indians’ head coach Mahela Jayawardene was a shrewd cricketer during his playing days. As captain of Sri Lanka, his ability to assess cricketers were appreciated. Once when Gulf News asked him about what makes the three greats Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB De Villiers successful, he had remarked: “In their own right they are different players. Each of them have different strengths and at the same time their minds are much stronger and more persistent and that is why they are where they are right now - and probably the rest are catching up.” Jayawardene believes that cricketers should ...
A Man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of Eddie Hassell
A man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of Eddie Hassell.The 'Surface' actor was shot in the stomach over the weekend in Grand Prairie, a Dallas suburb, and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.And on Wednesday (04.11.20), the United States Marshal Service North Texas Fugitive Task Force and Grand Prairie Police arrested 18-year-old suspect D’Jon Antone on suspicion of Capital Murder.Antone, who was arrested without incident, is being held on $500,000 bond while the case is referred to the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office.Police believe t...
Popular Indian TV anchor arrested in suicide case
One of India’s top television anchors Arnab Goswami was arrested on Wednesday in connection with a two-year-old case of suicide, a Mumbai Police official said.A team of policemen arrested Goswami, owner and chief editor of Republic TV, from his residence, senior police official Sachin Vaze said.Goswami has been charged with allegedly abetting the suicide of 53-year-old interior designer Anvay Naik and his mother in 2018.Naik's family has alleged that he took his life after Goswami failed to pay his fee for designing a studio. Goswami has denied the charge.Goswami had been arrested in connectio...
Hong Kong police arrest 7 democrats in connection with chaos during May legislative meeting
Seven Hong Kong democrats were arrested on Sunday morning in connection with chaotic scenes that emerged during a Legislative Council (LegCo) House Committee meeting in May.The Democratic Party said on Facebook that its chairman Wu Chi-wai, members Andrew Wan and Helena Wong were among those detained on suspicion of contempt and interference with LegCo officers under the Legislative Council (Powers and Privileges) Ordinance. The Labour Party’s Fernando Cheung and Steven Kwok were rounded up too, as well as ex-lawmakers Eddie Chu and Raymond Chan, according to their Facebook pages.Police confir...
Hong Kong Free Press