Cabinet go-ahead for mega highway plan
While further talking about it, he added, "Bharatmala will lead to significant improvements in road safety and save lives". Bharatmala will integrate Bangladesh-Bhutan-Nepal and Myanmar-Thailand corridors to make a North-East hub of East Asia.
Franken, Sessions spar about Russia
The time Franken cut off Sessions to the time he finished answering the question, in full, was about four minutes. Sessions denied having any communications with Russians whatsoever during his confirmation hearing in January.
Iraqi forces enter Kirkuk as Kurds flee
U.S. officials said they were "engaged with all parties in Iraq to de-escalate tension". Before 2014, the Iraqi government extracted and exported oil from Kirkuk's fields.
Hurricane Ophelia Moving At Snail's Pace To Northeast
It will coincide with the 30th anniversary of the Great Storm of 1987, which hit southern England overnight on October 15. Forecasters predict that Ireland, Northern Ireland and western portions of Britain will likely bear the brunt of Ophelia.
Trump administration to scrap Obama-era Clean Power Plan
Colorado has already set its own ambitious goals to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions outside of the Clean Power Plan. The Obama administration's Clean Power Plan aimed to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.