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Canada’s House of Commons censures defence minister

Hindustan Times 18 Jun 2021
Canada’s defence minister Harjit Sajjan has been formally censured by the House of Commons, after a motion in this regard was voted upon late on Thursday ... It passed 169 votes in favour and 151 against, mainly from the ruling Liberal Party members, according to Global News.

Pacific Update: Tongan-African American family wow on America's Got Talent, Fiji's Covid crisis deepens

TVNZ 18 Jun 2021
Welcome to Pacific Update, 1 NEWS' weekly news roundup for the region ... Barbara Dreaver has the latest news from around the Pacific region ... 1 NEWS ... In other news, Cook ...

Billy Gilmour set to START for Scotland against England with Steve Clarke giving the Chelsea ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2021
The visitors are also likely to start with Southampton’s Che Adams in attack, while Kieran Tierney will return to the defence after recovering from injury. RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next. BREAKING NEWS ... Share this article. Share. .

Friday morning UK news briefing: Today's top headlines from The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph 18 Jun 2021
Welcome to your early-morning news briefing from The Telegraph - a round-up of the top stories we are covering on Friday ... Andrew Neil has branded the political activists behind an advertising boycott on GB News as "far-Left agitators and cranks" in a staunch defence of his Right-leaning TV channel.

Manchester United transfer news: Real Madrid receive £50million bid for Raphael Varane

FourFourTwo 18 Jun 2021
Manchester United have made a £50million offer for Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane as they aim to strengthen their defence ahead of a title challenge next season. According to the Manchester Evening News, Varane is a longstanding target for the club and is seen as an ideal partner for Harry Maguire ... .

Russia monitoring talk of Turkish military base in Azerbaijan, says Kremlin

Reuters 18 Jun 2021
"But most important is the agreement on cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkey in the defence industry sphere and mutual military assistance," Aliyev said on Tuesday at a news conference alongside Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan ... "There may be development, expansion here later," he said ... Our Standards ... More from Reuters ....

Mahama also travelled in private jet; Akufo-Addo isn’t the first – MP defends

Ghana Web 18 Jun 2021
According to him, Nana Addo is not the first Ghanaian President to have used a private jet for official government business ... Okudzeto Ablakwa ... The Defence Minister, Dominic Nitiwul, in an interview on Eyewitness News on Citi FM, blamed the opposition National Democratic Congress for their inability to use the current presidential jet ... .

She Says She Killed Her Attempted Rapist in Self Defence. Now She’s on Trial For Murder

Vice 17 Jun 2021
"If the court believes it is self-defence, she will be charged with culpable homicide and we will push for a non-custodial sentence,” Lorraine Rubaya-Chinuwo, one of Matutsa's lawyers, told VICE World News ... told VICE World News before the hearing.

ASEAN to set up new cybersecurity centre in Singapore

Malaysian National News Agency 17 Jun 2021
SINGAPORE, June 16 -- Singapore’s Ministry of Defence announced a new cybersecurity and information centre of ASEAN will be set up in Singapore for better exchange of information among defence ministries of member countries to combat cyber security threats and misinformation, reported VNA ... singapore asean defence security. Related News.

Left, RSS, Congress unions threaten stir against Centre’s move of replacing OFB with corporate entities

Indian Express 17 Jun 2021
The OFB, an umbrella body for the ordnance factories and related institutions, is currently a subordinate office of the Union Ministry of Defence.Pune News.

OFB’s split into 7 DPSUs: Centre move ‘good news for pvt corporates’, say Ordnance factory workers

Indian Express 17 Jun 2021
Terming the move a “good news for private corporates and foreign arms manufacturers”, defence manufacturing employees started their agitation on Thursday.

Rapist admitted to gardaí he planned to have his solicitor abducted, court is told

Irish Independent 17 Jun 2021
He is also charged with harassing Mr McGinn by advertising him online as a prostitute, and doing the same to both his own former defence solicitor and the woman he was convicted of raping ... Murphy admits having the phone, which his defence accepts was given to him by another solicitor, Joanne Kangley ... She as a defence lawyer was not interested in it.

'I'm a patriot not a domestic terrorist:' Man pictured with feet on Pelosi's desk says he was defending his country

ITV 17 Jun 2021
Richard Barnett, who faces 20 years in jail, tells ITV News Correspondent Robert Moore he was defending the constitution and freedom, not attacking during the Capitol riots on January 6 ... Watch ITV News' eyewitness report from inside the US Capitol as Trump supporters storm building ... ITV News ... ITV News.

US judge rules Harvey Weinstein can be extradited to California to stand trial

Business Ghana 17 Jun 2021
Weinstein's defence team had argued that he should remain in New York to receive appropriate medical care ... Defence attorney Mark Werksman told Reuters news agency ... Weinstein's defence team has said he has two surgeries scheduled in New York to address a number of undisclosed medical issues ... --Advertisements--. .