Ms Millane's parents were present throughout the trial. According to the New Zealand Herald , Grace Millane's parents, who were seated in the first row of the public gallery, broke down in tears and embraced each other as they heard the guilty verdict .
The whistleblower's report revealed details of Trump's July 25 call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. An agent at Washington's field office first reached out to one of the whistleblower's attorneys back in October, asking then to question the person, described as a Central Intelligence Agency analyst, Yahoo News first reported Wednesday.
Those discredited theories have been advanced by Trump himself, who in a July 25 phone call at the centre of the impeachment inquiry asked Ukraine's leader to investigate the possibility. Democrats said Sondland's seven hours of testimony before the House Intelligence Committee had bolstered their case for Trump's impeachment for what they have labelled "extortion".
Sri Lanka's newly elected President Gotabaya Rajapaksa was sworn in as prime minister on Thursday by his brother and the former president, Mahinda Rajapaksa, capping a victorious return to power for the brothers. He has denied responsibility for the killing of anti-establishment editor Lasantha Wickrematunge in 2009 and torturing suspects when he headed the Defence Ministry under brother Mahinda's presidency between 2005 and 2015.
Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit "decided to file charges against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for offences of receiving a bribe, fraud, and breach of trust", a ministry statement said. He is charged with bribery and fraud. In Case 2000, Netanyahu will be charged with fraud and breach of trust for allegedly agreeing with Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper publisher Arnon Mozes to weaken a rival daily - the staunchly pro-Netanyahu Israel Hayom - in return for more favorable coverage from ...
A grieving family dragged the corpse of their dead relative to the office of an insurance company after they refused to pay out on a funeral plan without proof he was dead. They paid just now. The company insisted all claims were assessed on an individual basis and said that the incident at the branch was "isolated and regrettable" and would be fully investigated to "learn lessons".