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Someone in the presidency leaked my letter to media - el-Rufai

Someone in the presidency leaked my letter to media - el-Rufai

It was leaked by the Villa. Dogara had told El-Rufai to publish details of his salary and security votes, which El-Rufai did 3 days later and asked the legislative to do same. Since then, the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan has been done and published. Since then, the government has moved ahead to change some of the appointees of President Jonathan in parastatals.


Russia urges Taliban to stop fighting

Russia urges Taliban to stop fighting

The global conference dedicated to the issues of regulation of the Afghan conflict will bring together more than a dozen countries. According to Nessar, Washington's initial refusal to take part in the Moscow worldwide conference was logical, taking into consideration the United States' interests in the region.



GOP Holds Kansas House Seat As Democrat's Surprise Upset Bid Falls Short

Stafford County: Estes received 576 votes (73 percent), Thompson received 203 votes (26 percent), and Rockhold received 16 votes (2 percent). However, such a portrayal leaves out a crucial detail: The Kansas-04 election was influenced primarily by the extreme unpopularity of Kansas governor Sam Brownback, a Republican who has been in office since 2011.



Tillerson meets with Putin in Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that trust had eroded between the two countries under U.S. President Donald Trump. Russian President Vladimir Putin was equally pessimistic, saying in an interview broadcast on Russian television, "The level of trust on a working level, especially on the military level, has not improved but has rather deteriorated".


Ender Inciarte homers as Braves get first win in new ballpark

Ender Inciarte homers as Braves get first win in new ballpark

The stadium has earned positive reviews from Braves players. In a swift, 2-hour, 20-minute game, two newly acquired veterans - R.A. Dickey and Brandon Phillips - led the way for Atlanta , just like they were supposed to. Jim Johnson worked the ninth for his second save. "It's awesome", said Marietta resident Gloria Riley, who came to the game with her husband Jeff.


Farooq Abdullah wins Srinagar by-poll by over 10000 votes

Farooq Abdullah wins Srinagar by-poll by over 10000 votes

Mr Karra, who was opposed to alliance with BJP, finally resigned from PDP and Lok Sabha to join Congress with the result the seat became vacant. The repoll saw an abysmal turnout of just two per cent. The situation was such that people could not even venture out of homes. While the contest was keen in several Assembly segments of the Srinagar constituency, Abdullah scored big in Budgam and Kangan, where mostly Shia and Gujjar voters came out to vote, respectively.