Daily Archives: August 30, 2016

Daily Press Briefing: Cuba

2:10 p.m. EDT

MR KIRBY: Good afternoon.

QUESTION: Good afternoon.

MR KIRBY: That’s a nice response. I like that. Okay, just a quick scheduling note. I think you know the Secretary arrived last night in …

Solicitor and his wife ‘ripped off’ retired vicar to fund high-spending lifestyle

A SOLICITOR and his wife “ripped off” an elderly vicar who was no longer capable of making her own financial decisions, a jury was told.

Giles Scott and his wife Clare were described by prosecutor …

Press Releases: Press Availability with Commerce Secretary Pritzker, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, and Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

MINISTER SWARAJ: (In progress, via interpreter) the finalization of which President Obama and Prime Minister Modi played key roles. We have agreed to scale our collaboration in clean energy and to quickly operationalize the …

News in Brief 30 August 2016 (PM)

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Plastic bottles and garbage waste from a village in Timor-Leste wash on the shores of a river and then spill into the sea. UN Photo/Martine Perret

Polluted water threatening millions

South and Central Asia: Remarks With Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, Indian Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj, and Indian Minister of Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman at the Joint S&CD Opening Plenary Session

MINISTER SWARAJ: Secretary of State Mr. John Kerry, Secretary of Commerce Ms. Penny Pritzker, my colleague Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, co-chairs of India-U.S. CEO Forum Mr. Cyrus Mistry and Mr. Dave Cote, distinguished (inaudible).

I’m delighted …