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by | May 02, 2018 | 13:15

Calling Jinnah a "mahapurush" (great man) who contributed for India before Pakistan was formed, Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Swami Prasad Maurya told reporters, "Jin bhi mahapurushon ka yogdan is rashtra ke nirman mein raha hai yadi unpar koi ungli uthata hai to bahut ghatiya baat hai..." The student union president has ridiculed the MP for his "ignorance" and said the picture had been there even before India became independent and Jinnah made a decision to advocate the creation of ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 13:08

Comedian Hari Kondabolu, whose documentary The Problem with Apu helped bring the debate around Apu in the public spotlight, also expressed his disappointment in Groening's response. The show's voice actor for Apu, Hank Azaria, has stated he's willing to work to figure out a solution for the character even if it means stepping aside and no longer voicing the character.

by | May 02, 2018 | 13:02

With a fresh start to the spring, May 1st officially kicks off Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, an initiative supported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration . "We encourage all motorists to keep in mind to share the road". Also, although Pennsylvania is a "choice" state, wearing a helmet will protect the head and brain in the event of a crash.

by | May 02, 2018 | 13:00

He said that the Supreme Court and the current CJI have twice re-emphasised the fact that the chief justice is the master of the roster. "Earlier, whatever was happening took place outside the court; inside the court we did not have any problem, even with our rivals", she said, responding to questions by AIPC president Mathew Kuzhalnadan on the topic 'Judiciary: The Vanguard of Democracy?' In the second judges case' it has been held that the name recommended can be send back only for ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 12:57

David Davis is facing a backlash over claims he told Theresa May to ignore the advice of her top Brexit civil servant as the Prime Minister's allies warned against attacking individual mandarins. "There is no question of this being an ultimatum", he said. For Brexiteers, the freedom for the United Kingdom to strike its own trade deals is central to the pledge to "take back control" after leaving the EU.

by | May 02, 2018 | 12:41

The accused are Rohit Thangappan Joseph alias Satish Kalya, 28; Abhijeet Kasharam Shinde, 27; Arun Janardhan Dake, 27; Sachin Suresh Gaikwad, 35; Anil Bhanudas Waghmode, 35; Nilesh Narayan Shendge alias Bablu, 34; Mangesh Damodar Agawane, 25 (all who conducted recce and/or were shooters); Jigna Vora; weapon supplier Deepak Sisodia, 28, of Dehradun; Joseph Paulson, 43; Vinod Chembur (since deceased).

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:58

The United States, which remains the world's biggest military spender at $610 billion, spent more on its military than the seven next highest-spending nations - China, Saudi Arabia , Russia, India, France, the UK and Japan - combined, SIPRI said.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:53

The "Amazon Bill" will see offshore purchases as little as a dollar now taxed. Ms Whaitiri said the move would change how GST was collected, so that instead of applying at the border it would apply at the moment of sale. Therefore $66 of GST will also be charged by Customs, plus $50.60 in duty (assuming a 10% rate of duty) and additional fees of $49.24 (an Import Entry Transaction fee and a Biosecurity levy) to top it off.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:41

Looking at the photographs repeatedly, Justice Lokur wondered whether the Taj Mahal in its present discoloured form would end being the "eighth wonder of the world". CCTVs hardly work. The government merely views the Taj as a money-making venture. Additional solicitor general (ASG) Tushar Mehta, for Uttar Pradesh along with Ms.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:21

There are two elderly people among the victims, as well as women and children. Syrian state-run media say 42 people who were held for years by al-Qaida-linked insurgents in the country's northwest have been released as part of a deal to hand over areas around Damascus back to the government.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:17

Trump would be the "healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". Bornstein stated at the time he felt "raped, frightened and sad" as Schiller and another "large man" went into his office and created "chaos" for the 25 to 30 minutes they were there.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:05

Jimmy Fallon took a similar approach. The dinner is charitable in that it funds scholarships for budding journalists. "It's always good when the eye of Sauron is on you", Meyers quipped. But Wolf has a host of high-profile, late night comedians on her side. But one person who was still talking about the event after the fact was Trump , who tweeted out a lengthy rant criticizing the event on Sunday.

by | May 02, 2018 | 11:08

The fans will get to see a lot of familiar characters on the show, as the war between the Old gods and the New gods starts. Author Neil Gaiman has released an official video announcing the beginning of production for American Gods season two.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:45

James and Kimberly Snead , who allowed Cruz to live with them after his mother died, are sued for allegedly failing to adequately secure the guns Cruz owned, including the one he is accused of using to shoot up Marjory Stoneman Douglas .

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:13

The stock decreased 1.53% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $54.11. About 370,526 shares traded. BBVA Banco Francés S.A. (NYSE:BFR) has risen 24.73% since April 29, 2017 and is uptrending. After having $0.07 EPS previously, Pretium Resources Inc.'s analysts see 14.29% EPS growth. Jefferies Grp Inc Ltd Liability stated it has 37,005 shares.

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:12

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during a meeting at the Ministry of Defence in Tel Aviv, Israel, April 29, 2018. The White House statement initially stated, " Iran has a robust, clandestine nuclear weapons program that it has tried and failed to hide from the world and from its own people".

by | May 02, 2018 | 10:09

The incident, Bornstein said, left him feeling "raped, frightened and sad". President Donald Trump's former personal doctor claims he felt "raped, frightened, and sad" when three people associated with Trump showed up at his NY office in February 2017 and took every document with medical data pertaining to the president.

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:59

That's significantly more than previous years. Many health officials say the event is essential to combat the drug crisis that's affecting our nation. "Putting the medication in there and putting something unpalatable in there like cat litter, used coffee grounds", said Hattaway. Over 130 p ounds of unwanted medication was collected in Cook County and Grand Portage through the Cook County Sheriff's Office Prescription Drug Take Back program - an increase over the 125 pounds accounted for ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:56

Moon's Nobel Prize comment came in response to a congratulatory message from Lee Hee-ho, the widow of late South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, in which she said Moon deserved to win the prize, the Blue House official said. I've stood twice at the DMZ, looked at the hatred in the North Korean soldiers' faces and grown cold inside. "There's something I like about it, because you're there, if things work out, there's a great celebration to be had on the site, not in a third-party country", he ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:55

Conde, 22, of Loveland, was killed on April 30 by small arms fire in Tagab District, Afghanistan . Specialist Gabriel David Conde, a member of the 3 Battalion, 509 Infantry Regiment, 4 Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25 Infantry Division, at JBER, has fallen in action.

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:40

Assisted suicide is illegal in most countries around the world and was banned in Australia until the state of Victoria became the first to legalise the practice past year. While doctor-assisted suicide is illegal in many countries, in Switzerland the law allows the procedure providing it is not conducted for "selfish reasons", Fox News said.

by | May 02, 2018 | 09:27

The amendment , which was proposed by Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell and Labour's Dame Margaret Hodge, would require the UK Government to force British Overseas Territories to establish publicly accessibly registers outlining the ownership of companies.

by | May 02, 2018 | 08:59

Hooded and masked protesters smashed shop windows and threw petrol bombs following a planned peaceful May Day march organised by labour unions. Hundreds of hooded protesters caused chaos at an annual May Day demonstration in eastern Paris today, with some smashing the windows of a McDonald's restaurant and hurling petrol bombs inside.

by | May 02, 2018 | 08:21

The United States confirmed the start of the military operation. The strikes took place in an area where USA -backed and Kurdish-led forces are fighting to drive IS from some of the last pockets of territory it controls. A US -backed coalition worked to deescalate the clashes, and fired one artillery round toward the advancing Syrian forces as a sort of "shot across the bow", the official said.

by | May 02, 2018 | 08:13

When asked about the photo in which Keziah and her friends are posing with peace signs and prayer hands - which some could interpret as stereotypical representations of Asian people - Keziah said that it's all a misunderstanding. "Who are you to tell a woman how to dress?" The student chose to keep her Twitter active, stand up to her critics and stand by her decision to wear the dress.