US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

Russian hackers targeted 21 USA states" election systems in previous year " s presidential race, a Department of Homeland Security official told Congress on Wednesday. The former Secretary of Homeland Security testified before a House panel about Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election Wednesday. "I do not believe our country is made safer by holding this information back from the American public", said Sen.

Centre accords Z+ NSG security cover to Ram Nath Kovind

The announcement in this regard was made by Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai. Earlier, the NDA has announced Kovind as its candidate for the upcoming Presidential polls. With the backing of parties outside the alliance like TRS (2 percent), AIADMK (5.39 percent), YSR Congress (1.53 percent) and BJD (2.99 percent), the NDA's support would cross the half way mark comfortably to reach almost 61 percent in the July 17 battle.

Meira Kumar's nomination puts JD(U) in a fix

In a sarcastic remark, JD (S) leader Danish Ali told the meeting that it was to the opposition's credit that BJP had only managed to win over one party, reminding that when NDA-I proposed APJ Abdul Kalam's name, even the Congress had bolted, leaving only the Left and HD Deve Gowda to field freedom fighter Lakshmi Sehgal.

What GOP Opposition To Senate Health Care Bill Means For Its Passage

What GOP Opposition To Senate Health Care Bill Means For Its Passage

Each move he makes to one of the two sides risks losing support from the other. Obama warned that "small tweaks" cannot safe the bill in question, and that it should not pass to the president's desk. Some from states that have expanded have battled to delay the phase-out, while conservative Republicans have sought to halt the funds quickly. Walker's statement did note that Alaskans have high health-care costs, and he said affordable insurance is important to combat opioid addiction, a ...

London man died after mosque attack with

London man died after mosque attack with "multiple injuries"

Residents on Monday voiced their uneasiness and praised the community response after an attack in which a van plowed into pedestrians outside a mosque during Ramadan. Makram Ali, 51, had fallen ill at the scene just before the attack, and police initially said it was unclear whether he had been killed in the incident or had died of other causes.

Kushner and Trump envoy to meet Netanyahu, Abbas

Netanyahu's government is also dominated by religious and nationalist hardliners who oppose Palestinian statehood and will fight any major concessions. But since taking office, Mr Trump has appeared to change his position. The White House said on Sunday that Kushner, Trump's son-in-law, would arrive in Israel on Wednesday.