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by | August 20, 2017 | 05:39

In the context of the Ladakh incident, he said that two border personnel meets were held between the Indian border guards and the Chinese troops, recently - one at Chushul in eastern Ladakh on August 16 and another at Nathu La, a week before.

by | August 20, 2017 | 05:29

Signer explained in The Washington Post why he voted against the removal: "I believe the Lee statue should remain as a reminder that many Americans were once treated as the property of others, then as second-class citizens". "Whether they go to museums, cemeteries, or other willing institutions, it is clear that they no longer can be celebrated in shared civic areas, like Charlottesville's Downtown Mall", he wrote.

by | August 20, 2017 | 05:32

Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our attractive statues and monuments. You. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our handsome statues and monuments".

by | August 20, 2017 | 05:27

However, the president then doubled down on his initial statement during a Tuesday press conference , saying both sides were to blame for the violence in Charlottesville, seeming to draw a false equivalence between white supremacist groups and those there to counter-protest against them.

by | August 20, 2017 | 04:49

Both NASA and these local libraries warn against looking directly at the sun. Provided the sky is not overcast, Lake Superior State University faculty from the School of Physical Sciences will have solar-filtered telescopes set up for public viewing of Monday's a partial eclipse of the sun, from 1-3 p.m.

by | August 20, 2017 | 04:23

Andrew Cadman, Julian's father, has flown to Spain to help find his son. "Sadly, I must tell you that we do believe that a number of British nationals were caught up in the attack ", she said. A spokeswoman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London said: "our thoughts are with the victims of these bad attacks and the people of Spain".

by | August 20, 2017 | 04:19

Trump's description of the weekend's events on Tuesday, in which he blamed " many sides" for the violence , was not accurate, 55 percent of respondents said. The great-great-grandson of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson said Thursday the monument to the legendary Confederate general and others in Virginia's capital city were constructed as symbols of white supremacy and should be taken down.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:59

The court officials took them through the filing process and about an hour later, the man of the moment, Raila, and his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka as well as other Nasa co-principals including Musalia Mudavadi arrived with more documents amidst cheers from the waiting crowd.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:55

The ship was located on the floor of the northern Pacific Ocean at a depth of more than 18,000 feet. "For more than two decades I've been working with survivors". "There are also lessons learned, and in the case of the Indianapolis , lessons re-learned, that need to be preserved and passed on, so the same mistakes can be prevented, and lives saved".

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:55

He has also courted controversy for calling a 6.2 magnitude natural disaster that struck off the coasts of Greece and Turkey in June an "artificial" attack coordinated by "foreign powers". Turkey's presidential spokesman on Thursday said Ankara hoped the German authorities would investigate recent media reports claiming a key suspect from last year's defeated coup is living in the European Union country.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:44

According to the French Midi Libre newspaper one person allegedly in possession of a non-lethal alarm gun was arrested as a result of their investigation. The officials, who were not authorized to be publicly named, said no one has been reported hurt in the operation. Civilians were been ordered to evacuate the Nimes train station on Saturday evening following reports of suspicious activity.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:39

Workforce Development Commissioner Steven Braun says despite a slight increase over the past month, the unemployment rate is a reflection of the state's constricting labor market. There were more young men participating in the labor force in the summer than women. For the second straight month, the unemployment rate went up in San Bernardino County, according to data released on August 18 by the California Employment Development Department.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:18

Her Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre in Karachi, Pakistan's first hospital dedicated to treating the disease, today has 157 branches across the country . "May she rest in eternal peace", the statement said. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbassi had announced a state funeral for Dr. Pfau. Dr Ruth Pfau, also known as Mother Teresa of Pakistan, breathed her last on August 10.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:15

The American Red Cross faced similar pushback in January , when demonstrators rallied outside its annual fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago as the worldwide humanitarian relief organization was offering aid to those affected by Trump's moratorium on the USA refugee program.

by | August 20, 2017 | 03:04

The president has blamed "many sides" for the violence that left an anti-racism activist dead. Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein and President Deborah F. In 1994, President Bill Clinton skipped the event while on his way to Budapest for a conference. She said she and her husband, Emilio, are not affiliated with a political party.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:59

The railways have issued helpline numbers: 9760534045/5101 94106 09434, 0121-2604977, 94544 55183, 9410609434, 0121-2604977. A joint investigation team comprising the railways and the UP Anti-Terrorist Squad rushed to the spot. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath spoke to principal secretary (Home) Arvind Kumar and the Muzaffarnagar district magistrate (DM) and directed them to ensure prompt rescue and relief operations at Khatauli .

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:39

As such, it is hard to see the very construction of the monuments themselves as less about honoring the individuals they represent, and more about a concrete display of white supremacy during periods of intimidation and subjugation. I'm not going to allow us to say it's OK for Robert E. Lee and not a George Washington . Charlottesville, Va. This city is home to the University of Virginia, one of three achievements Thomas Jefferson listed on his gravestone following "Author of the ...

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:39

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that his country preferred abiding by the 2015 global agreement on its nuclear program, but that if the United States continued "threats and sanctions", then Iran could quickly revitalize its nuclear activity to a level even higher than it was before the deal went into effect.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:40

Dogs and cats will be altered, vaccinated and microchipped; rabbits will be altered and microchipped, all at no cost to the adopter. It turns out, there are many reasons why it might not work out with your shelter pet, and shelters are always happy to take animals back.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:15

Meanwhile, the hunt for the man suspected of driving the van in Barcelona - 22-year-old Younes Abouyaaqoub - continues. After a string of attacks in Europe and Tunisia, Spanish officials raised the country's terror threat level in 2014 and then again in 2015.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:11

Flake criticized the president's comments on Tuesday that white supremacists and counterprotesters were equally at fault for the violence in Charlottesville, where dozens of people were injured and Heather Heyer was killed when a driver rammed his vehicle into a crowd of counterdemonstrators.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:11

Two police officers shot: If you are inclined to do so, say a prayer for our two #JSO officers that have been shot. Although others were taken into custody after the shooting, no others are expected to be charged, O'Dell said . President Trump tweeted, sending his thoughts and prayers. As of 9 a.m. Saturday, Howard remained in critical condition, but O'Dell said there was "not much hope that he will survive this".

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:06

Investigators and criminologists are now working at the scene, and a criminal case has been launched, the statement said. Russia's Investigations Committee said the attacker had been "liquidated". "The version that the attack was a terrorist one is not the main one", Russia's interior ministry told Interax news agency. Police are now trying to verify the identity of the attacker and his motive for the crime.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:02

Reports said eight coaches derailed from the railway track in Muzaffarnagar, around 100 km from New Delhi , India's national capital. "The injured were taken to local medical facility and nearest hospitals", Rupesh Kumar, a local, said. An accident in Uttar Pradesh last November killed 150 people and another in the same state a year before killed 39. "Some dead bodies have also been recovered", fire and emergency officer Naresh Kumar told AFP.

by | August 20, 2017 | 02:01

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday that has administration has made a long-awaited decision about what to do in the war in Afghanistan. Trump would take a final decision on this at an appropriate time, the White House said, without divulging the details of the meeting during which Trump was briefed by his national security team.