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Duterte OKs Bill On Free Tuition In State Universities And Colleges

Duterte OKs Bill On Free Tuition In State Universities And Colleges

The president believed the benefits of the law outweighed the potential short-term budgetary challenges, Menardo Guevarra , senior deputy executive secretary, told a media conference. "Certain adjustments can be made, possibly a reallocation can be done", Guevarra said. "And under the law itself, there are other sources of funding for this SUC free tuition program", Guevarra said.


United States seeks cooperation with Russian Federation to end Syrian conflict

United States seeks cooperation with Russian Federation to end Syrian conflict

Hammond and other Tillerson aides dismissed that effort, according to the former senior State official, saying that any such plan needed to be approved by the State Department's policy planning office. But the former senior State official denied that was the case. Trump and Tillerson have been shown little interest in repudiating Russian Federation for the election cyberattacks that have been reported by multiple USA intelligence agencies.


China warns Indian troops to withdraw from congested region

China warns Indian troops to withdraw from congested region

The Chicken's Neck is a thin stretch that connects the rest of India to the north-eastern states. "What India has done not only severely violates China's territorial sovereignty but also poses grave challenges to regional peace and stability and the normal global order, which will not be tolerated by any sovereign state", Geng said.


BBCI: Moldova-Russia diplomatic row escalates over ban

BBCI: Moldova-Russia diplomatic row escalates over ban

He originally planned to travel with a Russian military delegation, despite a Foreign Ministry warning that the delegation plane would not be allowed to land in Chisinau. The Romanian authorities on July 30 also banned a commercial flight that Rogozin was on from entering their country's airspace. The incident sparked ire in Moscow and saw Rogozin lash out furiously at the authorities in both Romania and Moldova.


Gujarat floods: With Congress MLAs away, Rahul Gandhi to visit affected villages

Gujarat floods: With Congress MLAs away, Rahul Gandhi to visit affected villages

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced on Tuesday a total package of Rs 2,350 crore for all north eastern states for mitigating the impact of floods on short and long term basis. Earlier on Wednesday, training his guns at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi said both RSS and BJP are factions that want to dictate the nation.


Pakistan govt website hacked

Pakistan govt website hacked

According to Twitter users, the website opened with a hacker message which celebrated India's Independence day and the country's national anthem playing in the background. The institutes were the Indian Institute of Delhi (IIT Delhi), Indian Institute of Varanasi (IIT BHU), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and Delhi University (DU).