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by | October 06, 2017 | 15:55

He also announced a grant of Dollars 2 million for the purchase of food grains and referred to India as among the top three sources of foreign direct investment for Ethiopia. As teachers and educators, Indians have given a helping hand to nation building in their host country. Eyeing at strengthen the tis between India and Ethiopia, President Ram Nath Kovind who is on a state visit to African country, invited the businesses and other key stakeholder to partner with the country and take ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:39

When the session resumed with 23 minutes left on the clock, Ferrari sent both its drivers out on super-soft tyres, with Vettel - who had been 0.042 seconds behind super-soft-shod Hamilton in second when still on softs - eclipsing the Mercedes' previous benchmark by 0.211s to move to the top of the times.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:34

The Congress suggested that infighting in the Kerala BJP could have been a factor. The Janrakhsha Yatra started by BJP is a 15-day long event and the party President was supposed to be addressing the Yatra for three days. He also hailed BJP's campaign against "Jihadi-Red terror" for drawing big crowds, reported NDTV . On Wednesday, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath joined the grand padayatra after the CPI (M) took a dig at him over the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy, which ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:28

Khattar attacked by media and opposition for failing to arrest Honeypreet Insan. Officials also confirmed that if Honeypreet fails to corporate with the investigations, her police remand will be extended in accordance to the court order.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:30

Moreover, Dilip Ghosh and Jayprakash Majumdar were shown black flags while the mob chanted slogans of telling them to go back. The State BJP chief came out of the auditorium with his supporters but the locals followed them. We have started an investigation. Ghosh was asked to leave the hills if he can not make his party's stand clear on the demand for a separate Gorkhaland state, the report said.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:32

Congress' chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala, while commenting on the alleged thrashing of peasants in Madhya Pradesh , said the "exploitation of farmers" has become a "routine affair" during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tenure. The Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee president Arun Yadav said the state unit has informed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi about the situation and the party will launch a wider campaign against the government.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:26

On his trip from the airport, the president's motorcade drove past the Mandalay Bay hotel where the gunman fired down into the concert crowd. President Donald Trump will visit Las Vegas on Wednesday in response to the mass shooting on Sunday night that claimed dozens of lives and injured hundreds.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:23

Some representatives from around the country admit that before this week, they had never heard of the gun accessory bump stocks. Officials said that 12 of the rifles found in the Las Vegas gunman's suite had bump stocks. Dianne Feinstein , a California Democrat, that would ban the sale, transfer, importation, manufacture or possession of bump fire stocks and similar accessories.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:23

The NRA said the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives should immediately review whether these devices comply with federal law. The killer in Las Vegas apparently used the legal bump stock devices on legal rifles, essentially converting them into automatic weapons, which are banned.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:27

The GOP's failure to act "is about money", Pelosi said after a rally Wednesday morning outside the Capitol. It was a routine news conference for GOP leadership, with one notable exception. The bill was expected to come up for a vote as soon as this week. The congressional inaction underscored the power of the NRA and the political stakes for lawmakers who maintain their support for the constitutional right to bear arms and fear any challenge to their fealty.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:23

The SHARE Act was marked up by the House Natural Resources Committee last week and is now awaiting a full floor vote - months behind schedule. Those are essentially prohibited by federal laws. But in general, law enforcement experts say that deregulating silencers could have "devastating effects" on public safety and the safety of law enforcement officers.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:24

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports (http://bit.ly/2kjOoLB ) that the New York Democrat, speaking at Paul Smith's College in the Adirondacks on Monday afternoon, called on Congress to implement some gun control measures after a lone gunman committed the deadliest shooting in modern USA history.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:23

Visiting Puerto Rico on Tuesday, Trump said jokingly that the recovery from Hurricane Maria on the island was blowing the USA budget "a little out of whack ". "To the families of the victims , we are praying for you and we are here for you and we ask God to help see you through this very dark period", the US President added .

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:26

Speaking to reporters from the lobby of the University Medical Center, Mr Trump said he and first lady Melania had met " some of the most wonderful people" and invited those injured to visit him at the White House. The killer in Las Vegas apparently used the legal bump stock devices on legal rifles, essentially converting them into automatic weapons, which are banned.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:26

Earlier, the president met privately with victims of the Las Vegas shooting at a hospital Wednesday after he touched down in a city still reeling from the worst gun massacre in modern USA history. "We call upon the bonds that unite us - our faith, our family, and our shared values", Trump said Monday. While House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican leaders have asked Americans to donate blood in the wake of the shooting, Pelosi said Republicans "have to give some political blood".

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:23

Trump said he invited some of the patients to come to Washington to visit the White House. The National Rifle Association says the " bump stocks " device that the Las Vegas shooter used to turn semi-automatic rifles into fully automated weapons should be "subject to additional regulations".

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:22

After meeting with first responders, Trump told reporters he "just met some of the most awesome people" and that he met with patients that were "terribly wounded". Gunderson was shot when 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock opened fire on hundreds of people attending the Route 91 Harvest country music festival.

by | October 06, 2017 | 15:24

President Donald Trump is open to considering legislation that would ban "bump stocks" - a firearm accessory used to more rapidly fire rounds - but wants to hear more information on the matter before making a final determination. Addressing police officers and first responders to the deadly shooting on Wednesday, Trump said, "America is truly a nation in mourning". "And you showed what professionalism is all about".

by | October 06, 2017 | 14:10

The paper tested and confirmed some freaky content-surfacing results on the massive video-sharing site as recently as this Tuesday. The tweak to YouTube's search results was previously planned, but the rollout was sped up due to the criticism.

by | October 06, 2017 | 13:37

Conservative Party Leader and Prime Minister, Theresa May, addresses delegates during a speech at the Conservative Party Conference at Manchester Central, in Manchester, England, Wednesday, Oct. But Environment Secretary Michael Gove has hit back, saying the plot against the Prime Minister ignored the 14 million people who voted for her in the General Election.

by | October 06, 2017 | 13:11

The United States and other Western governments fear that Iran is seeking to develop nuclear weapons. The treaty prohibits a catalog of nuclear weapon-related activity, including undertaking development, testing, production, manufacturing, acquiring, possessing or stockpiling nuclear weapons.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:53

The guard was also hospitalized in serious condition. The attacker threw gasoline on himself, the children and the nursery before setting the whole room on fire . The police found several gallons of alcohol at his home and believe that he may have set himself alight before running at the children . There have been conflicting reports on whether he died.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:28

Marilou Danley had earlier returned to the United States , where she was met by investigators looking for clues as to why he carried out his deadly shooting spree. Investigators are also examining approximately six media devices left behind by Paddock, one of the former agents told NBC News . Danley, an Australian citizen who was born in the Philippines, said on Wednesday she had no idea the "kind, caring, quiet" Paddock was planning what would become America's worst modern-day shooting ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:26

Summary: The protest was organised to mark one month of Lankesh's murder who was shot dead outside her house in Bengaluru . "While I receive this award, India and Pakistan complete 70 years of their separation, and you are reminding the world again that even today we have similar hopes, aspirations and struggles", Gulalai said as she completed her acceptance speech.

by | October 06, 2017 | 12:26

They said Danley left Manila Tuesday night on a flight to Los Angeles. A gun store owner who sold firearms to the Las Vegas shooting suspect , Stephen Paddock , says that he feels "physically ill" about having interacted with the mass murderer.