Wall Street banker Steven Mnuchin defended his leadership of a bank accused of predatory lending and aggressive foreclosure practices
The Republican billionaire's arrival caps an extraordinary and improbable run for the White House.
The rise of Tamil consciousness in the state as a result of the Jallikattu ban augurs well for Sri Lankan Tamils.
The protest group includes London Tamil Sangam, World Tamil Organisation and British South Indians.
These sections have been used by Sri Lankan law enforcement authorities to arrest persons suspected of engaging in homosexual relations.
Much of Friday's debate underscored the sharp-elbowed politics of the issue.
Anastasiades nevertheless said the talks in Geneva had raised hopes that a deal can be struck.
Erdogan said Turkish Cypriots "are working intensely and bring sincerity" but the Greek Cypriot Republic of Cyprus and Athens "still have different expectations.
The main suspect in the Paris attacks said he was not ashamed in a letter to a woman who has been writing to him in prison.
His tweets came hours before he was scheduled to hold a news conference in New York, his first in nearly six months.
"FAKE NEWS - A TOTAL POLITICAL WITCH HUNT!" the president-elect tweeted on Tuesday.
President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists, calling the claims a "total fake".
The noticeable absence of 15-year-old Sasha Obama from her father's farewell speech in Chicago took the Twitterati by storm.
In his valedictory speech, President Obama argued that his faith in America has been confirmed and that he ended his tenure has been inspired by "boundless capacity" for reinvention.
The first black president's words resonated for many African-Americans finally able to bask in seeing a family that looked like them in the White House.