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LONDON Cheap Nike Air Max 95 Online , Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Basel will become the first city to jointly host the Badminton and Para Badminton World Championships after it was awarded the 2019 edition of the Para event.


The Badminton World Federation (BWF) confirmed on Tuesday that the two tournaments will be staged simultaneously for the first time.


The Swiss city defeated Tokyo to land the 2019 Para Badminton World Championships in a vote which was delayed by the BWF Council to allow "further discussion."


The event will be the last held in the sport before Para Badminton makes its Paralympic Games debut at Tokyo 2020.


There will be 14 medal events in badminton at the 2020 Paralympic Games.






OSAKA, Japan, March 2 (Xinhua) -- With a penalty kicked in by young player Wang Shuang, China miraculously evened the score at the last minute and tied with DPR Korea 1-1 in Women's Olympic Football Tournament Asian qualifier here on Wednesday.


"This is why we love football." said Chinese head coach Bruno Bini.


DPR Korea firmly grasped the initiative as the Chinese girls failed to create any good chance for a goal.


In the 38th minute, Ra Un Sim netted a goal and made the score 1-0 for the Koreans.


Though Bini made a few adjustments after the break Cheap Nike Air Max 90 Online , the situation did not look up for the Chinese side. The DPR Korea team, hoping to widen the gap, made fierce attacks.


Wang drove the goal into the penalty area and was brought down two minutes into the injury time before she converted from the spot.


"The DPR Korea team kept the pressure," Bini admitted. "I admire the physical play of DPR Korea. But my team has more courage."


"I usually do not say such beautiful words. But today I would like to say some about Wang Shuang. She exhibited such courage at the penalty kick."


"The draw with DPR Korea team boosted our confidence. We will do better in the coming games." said Wang Shuang after the game.


With one victory and one draw, China holds the second place among the six teams competing for two spots in Rio Olympics.


US President Donald Trump on Tuesday will sign an executive order directing federal agencies to recommend changes to a temporary visa program used to bring foreign workers to the US to fill high-skilled jobs.


Two senior Trump administration officials who briefed reporters at the White House said Trump will also use the "buy American and hire American" order to seek changes in government procurement practices to increase the purchase of American products in federal contracts.


Trump is to sign the order when he visits the world headquarters of Snap-On Inc Cheap Nike Air Max Online , a tool manufacturer in Kenosha, Wisconsin.


The order is an attempt by Trump to carry out his "America First" campaign pledges to reform US immigration policies and encourage purchases of American products. As he nears the 100-day benchmark of his presidency, Trump has no major legislative achievements to tout but has used executive orders to seek regulatory changes to help the US economy.


The order he will sign on Tuesday will call for "the strict enforcement of all laws governing entry into the US of labor from abroad for the stated purpose of creating higher wages and higher employment rates for workers in the US," one of the senior officials said.


It will call on the departments of Labor, Justice Cheap Air Max 95 Online , Homeland Security and State to take action to crack down on what the official called "fraud and abuse" in the US immigration system to protect US workers.


H-1B visas are intended for foreign nationals in "specialty" occupations that generally require higher education, which according to US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) includes, but is not limited to, scientists, engineers or computer programmers. The government uses a lottery to award 65 Cheap Air Max 90 Online ,000 visas every year and randomly distributes another 20,000 to graduate student workers.


The number of applications for H-1B visas fell to 199,000 this year from 236,000 in 2016, according US Citizenship and Immigration Services.


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Facebook, Microsoft Corp and Apple Inc were not immediately available for a comment outside normal business hours.


BRASILIA, May 16 (Xinhua) -- The defense team of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva announced Tuesday they would lodge a new complaint with the UN's Committee on Human Rights, saying that Lula has been suffering politically motivated judicial persecution.


Since July 2016, lawyers Cristiano Zanin Martins and Roberto Teixeira have accused Sergio Moro Cheap Nike Air Max 95 Sale , the judge overseeing Operation Car Wash anti-corruption investigation, of not being impartial toward Lula and of putting his rights in danger.


In October, the UN agreed to evaluate the case but has provided no opinion regarding Lula so far. Such investigations are confidential and can take up to two years.


Since then, Lula's lawyers have regularly provided new documents to the Committee on Human Rights to back up their claim.


The UN could decide not to accept the case, or could send recommendations to the Brazilian government on the operation of its judicial system.


This week Cheap Nike Air Max 90 Sale , Lula's chief lawyer, British human rights expert Geoffrey Robertson, will hold a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, to explain the situation to the international press.


Last week Cheap Nike Air Max Sale , Lula was interrogated by Moro and said the charges against him were "a farce."


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