Jan. 6 committee votes unanimously to hold Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress

Asia's Tech News Daily

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol voted unanimously to hold Steve Bannon, onetime adviser to former President Donald Trump, in contempt of Congress for failure to comply with a subpoena.

Internet Explorer Channel Network
Asia's Tech News Daily
News Related

OTHER NEWS

Centrica to sell Spirit Energy's Norway assets for $1.1 billion

LONDON (Reuters) -British energy supplier Centrica and its partner, German utility Stadtwerke Munchen, have agreed to sell their oil and gas assets off Norway for a total of $1.1 billion, ... Read more »

Livingston: Two people taken to hospital after lorry crash

© Livingston: Two people taken to hospital after lorry crash The accident happened at around 12.30pm on Tuesday, December 7, on the A71 Bankton Road, between the Lizzie Brice and ... Read more »

A nightmare before Christmas? Businesses who have invested billions in festive period hit by wave of cancelations amid mounting fears of Omicron wave

Trade body UKHospitality reveals festive bookings down 30 per cent in fresh blow to pubs, bars and clubs Spending at Christmas markets and winter wonderland industry is said to be worth £1.1billion to economyThousands of Christmas parties up and down UK are being cancelled amid conflicting advice from ministersManchester generates most revenue from festive markets at £306million, followed by Birmingham at £187mValue of UK hospitality industry at Christmas is about £10billion, while Christmas parties are worth £1billion  Read more »

Our mum just died and now we're going to be thrown out of our home at Christmas by the council

A PAIR of brothers are terrified the council will throw them out of their home for Christmas – just weeks after their mum died. Sean and Andrew Brogan were served ... Read more »

Olaf Scholz elected to succeed Angela Merkel as German chancellor

© Provided by The Guardian Photograph: Carsten Koall/Getty Images Olaf Scholz will succeed Angela Merkel as Germany’s new chancellor after securing a majority of 395 of 736 delegates’ ballots in ... Read more »

‘We cannot have travel apartheid': Archbishop slams travel bans as ‘morally wrong'

The Archbishop of Canterbury has called for the lift of travel bans on certain countries due to the emergence of the omicron variant, saying, “We cannot have ‘travel apartheid’”. © ... Read more »

Louis Theroux reveals he was unable to speak above a whisper for three days after 'losing his s***' with his children during a furious lockdown rant - and admits to 'drinking his way through the pandemic'

 Louis Theroux said spending lockdown confined to his North London home saw him turn to 'excessive drinking'Softly spoken filmmaker remembers his children were 'acting up' as he juggled working from home and home-schoolingSays he screamed at them so loudly he feared he had 'broken his vocal cords and would be unable to work again' Read more »

Mum tried to help ‘obsessive' killer son cover up brutal murder of his girlfriend but her mistake tied him to the crime

A MUM who tried to cover up her son's horrific killing of his girlfriend was caught by her own dashcam that showed her chucking the murder weapon into a canal. ... Read more »

Manchester United defender Diogo Dalot shows his classy side as he invites 12-year-old fan 'who was struck by coin thrown by Arsenal fans' to next home game after young supporter had to leave Old Trafford early to go to A&E

A young fan attending Old Trafford for the first time was struck by a coin The 12-year-old Man United supporter suffered a gash in the disabled stand His father took him to A&E and he slammed Arsenal fans on Twitter afterwardsUtd defender Diogo Dalot tweeted to invite them to the club's next home game   Read more »

Yorkshire Cricket accused of ignoring players in the county's Asian community for decades and failing to promote talented youngsters as MPs say club's lack of engagement 'smacks of racism'

DCMS committee has continued its inquiry into allegations of racism in cricket Evidence from Azeem Rafiq last month claimed sport is 'institutionally racist' Now MPs have found evidence that Yorkshire CCC failed to engage with local Asian players for decades, and cricketers say potential stars 'lost in the pipeline'ECB stats show that Asian players are less likely to progress to First Class game  Read more »

Angry Brits share heartbreaking stories of spending Christmas alone amid Number 10 Christmas party allegations

© PA Wire Downing Street market Pressure is building on prime minister Boris Johnson over claims of a Christmas party at Downing Street during lockdown restrictions last year. The alleged ... Read more »

William welcomes Radio 1's Teen Heroes to Kensington Palace

The Duke of Cambridge has celebrated the remarkable achievements of BBC Radio 1’s Teen Heroes as he invited them to his Kensington Palace home. William, who was joined by Radio ... Read more »

Video: 'England win the toss and elect to collapse': Cricket fans SLAM Joe Root's captaincy as he bats first on a green wicket... then visitors are skittled for 147!

Read more »

ViKat's Wedding: Did Farah Khan-Karan Johar dance on 'Bole Chudiyan' inside Six Senses Hotel? - Watch video

© Provided by Zee News New Delhi: As the movie ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham’ completed 20 years, filmmaker Karan Johar and choreographer Farah Khan grooved on the film’s hit song ... Read more »

Spielberg opens doors to Latino artists with new ‘West Side Story'

© Provided by Interaksyon BUENOS AIRES — Steven Spielberg marks a milestone in U.S. film history by insisting on an authentic Latin cast for his remake of the musical “West Side Story,” opening worldwide ... Read more »

Aung San Suu Kyi's link with 24, Akbar Road

Deposed Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who was sentenced to four years in jail on December 6, 2021, on charges of corruption, flouting Covid rules and more, has a ... Read more »

Philippines logs 370 new COVID-19 infections

health workers in PPEs tend to patient in hospital bed – 24 Oras screencap The country on Wednesday registered 370 new COVID-19 cases, raising the country’s total caseload to 2,835,593. ... Read more »

Investment proposals worth Rs 31,000 cr received so far in J-K after abrogation of Article 370: MoS Home informs RS

© Provided by The Statesman Investment proposals worth Rs 31,000 cr received so far in J-K after abrogation of Article 370: MoS Home informs RS Union minister of state for ... Read more »

Speeding Mercedes Kills One While Trying To Flee, Causes 7-vehicle Pile-up In Bengaluru

© Provided by Indiatimes A speeding Mercedes car crashed into a number of vehicles, killing one and injuring two others. Seven vehicles suffered damages in the accident as 43-year-old Suveeth ... Read more »

'Possessed' woman, 28, undergoes nine-hour exorcism to rid her of 'the devil' after she attacked Italian priest during confession and started speaking Latin in three different voices

A 'possessed' woman, 28, underwent a nine-hour exorcism on Sunday in ItalyShe attacked a priest amid confession at the Church of St Mary of Mount Berico Witnesses reportedly said the woman began to scream and speak in other voicesFour friars intervened and a exorcism took place until 8.30pm, when she fainted  Read more »

World No.1 Novak Djokovic listed in Australian Open entry list

© Provided by Daily Mail MailOnline logo The Australian Open has included Novak Djokovic in the competition’s entry list, despite the government insisting he can’t play unless he is vaccinated. The world ... Read more »

Alicia Keys To Perform Live In Expo Dubai Soon!

© UAEMoments Alicia Keys To Perform Live In Expo Dubai Soon! Alicia Keys who won 15 Grammy awards before is to perform in Expo Dubai, this American born singer that ... Read more »

Farewell, Mutti: Angela Merkel's 16-year reign as German chancellor ends as parliament elects Olaf Scholz as her successor

German lawmakers elected Social Democrat Olaf Scholz as new chancellor on Wednesday, ending 16 years of conservative rule under Angela Merkel and paving the way for a pro-European coalition government ... Read more »

Abhishek Bachchan reveals he dropped out of school to support dad Amitabh

© Provided by Khaleej Times When Abhishek Bachchan was studying in Boston, he heard of the massive financial crisis that his father, superstar Amitabh was facing in Mumbai in the ... Read more »

A film festival was necessary to support talent in the Gulf, says Cannes festival director

© AMMAR ABD RABBO Thierry Fremaux says developing a distinct identity is one of the hardest challenges new festivals face. Photo: Ammar Abd Rabbo / Red Sea Film Festival / ... Read more »

Zendaya Wants To Make A Film On ‘Simple Love Story About Two Black Girls'

© Provided by Lehren Zendaya wants to make a romance film that depicts a ‘simple love story about two Black girls’ that isn’t about trauma or hardship. Zendaya wants to ... Read more »

Military chopper carrying Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, wife crashes in Tamil Nadu

© Provided by Pinkvilla In what came as a shocking incident, a military chopper with Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on board crashed in Tamil Nadu’s Coonoor area ... Read more »

Singers Hari and Sukhmani likely to perform at Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif wedding; Reports

© Provided by Pinkvilla Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif’s wedding news is keeping the entertainment world buzzed. The wedding festivities are going on in Rajasthan and are grabbing all attention. ... Read more »

Katrina Kaif-Vicky Kaushal wedding: Haldi ceremony a private affair, only 'close family and friends' in attendance

© Provided by Zee News Jaipur: The celebrations are in full swing as Bollywood star couple Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal are all set to start their new life as ... Read more »

Tricky 15-question geography quiz will put your knowledge of capital cities and famous landmarks to the test - so, do YOU have what it takes to score full marks?

Difficult 15-question geography quiz was shared on US trivia platform QuizlyThe online test covers topics ranging from famous landmarks to capital cities The creators claim it's so difficult that only geography teachers will score 100%  Read more »

Road closed: Sea lions having sex - Bizarre moment Falklands police shut down a street to stop drivers from running over mating animals

Sea lions began mating on the side of a road in Stanley, capital of the Falklands Police set up metal barriers to contain the pair but they escaped into the road Officers were then forced to close the street down until the pair had finished Southern sea lions arrive in the Falklands in September to start breeding season, which lasts until the New Year after which they stay to raise their pups  Read more »

Sage expert: Lockdown may be needed to stop Omicron overwhelming NHS

© Provided by Daily Mail ‘Professor Lockdown ‘ Neil Ferguson refused to rule out a lockdown and claimed WFH could slow Omicron down and buy the UK precious time ‘Professor ... Read more »

Barberio wechselt in die KHL

© KEYSTONE/MICHAEL BUHOLZER Der Lausanne Hockey Club leiht seinen 31-jährigen kanadischen Verteidiger Mark Barberio bis Ende Saison an Bars Kasan in die russische KHL aus. Spätestens für nächste Saison soll ... Read more »

Red Bull's 2020 Abu Dhabi F1 dominance means little, says Mercedes

© Zak Mauger / Motorsport Images Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB16, 1st position, takes the chequered flag Hamilton and Verstappen are heading in to the final race of the ... Read more »

'West Side Story' has scenes in Spanish without subtitles. Steven Spielberg says it was done purposefully, 'out of respect'

© Niko Tavernise/20th Century Studios Rachel Zegler and Ansel Elgort star in “West Side Story.” Niko Tavernise/20th Century Studios “West Side Story,” out Friday contains some scenes spoken in Spanish ... Read more »

‘Beliau lebih layak', Annuar beritahu anak Shahrizat dilantik berdasarkan merit

© Provided by Free Malaysia Today Annuar Musa berkata pelantikan Wan Izzana Fatimah Zabedah Mohamad Salleh adalah peranan bukan eksekutif dan dia tidak terlibat dalam operasi harian. KUALA LUMPUR: Pelantikan ... Read more »

Norwegian opposition not satisfied with proposed electricity measures: “It's a mockery”

Progress Party (FRP) leader Sylvi Listhaug is not happy with the government’s Wednesday’s proposal aimed at solving the electricity price crisis. According to the FRP leader, the state will earn ... Read more »

Kim Jong-un says military education system must redouble efforts to turn out officers who ‘remain absolutely loyal' to ruling party

North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un presiding over a meeting of the North Korean Army’s educationists at the April 25 House of Culture in Pyongyang, North Korea (EPA) North Korean ... Read more »

Arthur Labinjo-Hughes: Could his death have been avoided? - video

Emma Tustin has been unanimously convicted of murdering her stepson Arthur Labinjo-Hughes. Her partner and Arthur's father, Thomas Hughes, was found guilty of manslaughter, after his son suffered an "unsurvivable brain injury" on 16 June 2020. Read more »

‘Appalling' video shows Downing Street's ‘contempt' for the public, says Swinney

Leaked footage of key members of Boris Johnson’s staff joking about a Christmas party alleged to have been held at the time of strict lockdown restrictions shows the “contempt” Downing ... Read more »
On free-english-test.com you will find lots of free English exam practice materials to help you improve your English skills: grammar, listening, reading, writing, ielts, toeic