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Won't allow dilution of SC/ST Act: PM Modi Won't allow dilution of SC/ST Act: PM Modi
- April 14, 2018

In a written reply to the Supreme Court, the Centre said that the order had "diluted" the provisions of the law and the court may need to recall the directions it had issued. Official sources said an ordinance can be brought if the top court rejects the government's review petition . Jena said the Supreme Court judgement on March 18, 2018 has sealed the rights guaranteed by the Constitution on the future protection of dalit and Adivasi people from the oppression. (more...)
'Live with it forever:' Mourners fill Humboldt hockey arena for team announcer 'Live with it forever:' Mourners fill Humboldt hockey arena for team announcer
- April 14, 2018

On April 6, the Humboldt Broncos were headed north to Nipawin, Sask., for a playoff game when their bus collided with a semi-truck at a remote intersection near Tisdale, Sask. "We need to immediately work toward supporting each other", he said. "Some have lost a classmate, a friend, a neighbour, while closer still, some have lost a brother, a son or a father". (more...)
Britain's United Nations ambassador denies Russian accusation over alleged chemical attack in Syria Britain's United Nations ambassador denies Russian accusation over alleged chemical attack in Syria
- April 14, 2018

According to a statement of the French presidency, Macron calls for dialogue between France and Russian Federation to "continue and intensify" to bring peace and stability to Syria . Albania's Foreign Ministry said Le Drian canceled a trip there planned Friday "due to global developments in the security field". Syria's government denies responsibility. (more...)
The West's options for strike on Syria The West's options for strike on Syria
- April 14, 2018

In an interview with pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV on Wednesday, Shabaan said the United States threats of striking Syria aim to practice more pressure to make more gains, Xinhua reported . Trump responded then by launching dozens of Navy cruise missiles at a Syrian airfield. However, US Defence Secretary James Mattis struck a more cautious tone later on Wednesday, saying that Washington was still assessing intelligence on the suspected toxic gas attack. (more...)
USA pledges additional $16 million to help Venezuelan exiles USA pledges additional $16 million to help Venezuelan exiles
- April 14, 2018

He said what sparked that situation is that over 12 or 13 years ago, social organizations of the continent develop in parallel the Summit of the Peoples. Ivanka Trump has sought to promote women's empowerment from her perch at her father's White House. Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is praising a Pacific Rim trade deal that may have prompted a change of heart from U.S. (more...)
Registered sex offender charged with having child porn Registered sex offender charged with having child porn
- April 14, 2018

The judge also ordered Smith to serve 10 years of supervised release after he is released from prison. The children in the photos appeared to be between the ages of 6 months and 15 years, according to the search warrant. According to U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart, Sluss admitted Monday that in April 2017 he received videos of prepubescent minors engaged in sexual acts via the Internet. (more...)
Nikki Haley accuses Russian Federation of allowing chemical weapons use in Syria Nikki Haley accuses Russian Federation of allowing chemical weapons use in Syria
- April 14, 2018

That was four days ago. U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley ripped Russian Federation a new one Friday over their continued defense of Syria dictator Bashar al-Assad in face of a reported chemical weapons attack on civilians. Photo Vasily A. Nebenzya, the Russian ambassador to the United Nations , exchanged harsh words with the American ambassador at a Security Council meeting on Friday. (more...)
Trump Lawyer Arranged $1M Payoff Over GOP Donor's Affair With Playmate Trump Lawyer Arranged $1M Payoff Over GOP Donor's Affair With Playmate
- April 14, 2018

The documents show that Mr. Broidy has worked closely with George Nader, an adviser to the U.A.E. and a witness in the special counsel's investigation, to help steer Trump administration policy on numerous issues in the Middle East. The Playmate became pregnant and elected to have an abortion. Trump has denied the women's allegations. "She alone decided that she did not want to continue with the pregnancy and I offered to help her financially during this hard period", he said in a ... (more...)
Trump lawyer Michael Cohen under criminal investigation Trump lawyer Michael Cohen under criminal investigation
- April 14, 2018

Trump's personal 'fixer, ' - Cohen - to suppress her story". It also establishes a protective barrier between Mueller and one of the seedier Trump scandals. He also called Mueller's investigation "an attack on our country", prompting new speculation that he might seek the removal of the Justice Department's special counsel . (more...)
Gov. Abbott says National Guard's deployment necessary Gov. Abbott says National Guard's deployment necessary
- April 14, 2018

Sessions cited a Department of Homeland Security report about spiking illegal border crossings in March, showing a 203 percent increase in illegal crossings from March 2017 and March 2018. Meanwhile, the first members of the National Guard in Texas have already made their way to the U.S-Mexico border. In contrast, Texas Republican Gov. (more...)
Pregnant woman and her brother assaulted in Luton Pregnant woman and her brother assaulted in Luton
- April 14, 2018

She was re-booked and was placed next to Temple Phipps, who was originally booked for a later flight. "I covered my face up with a whole lot of foundation and eye shadow to cover the abuse.my daughter would see me and cry", she said. "I was scared and insecure and I wasn't even sure how to live on my own at that point", Snipes said. The inmate also said White told him he was going to hide a "spearhead" inside him and cut Shields' head off the next time he saw him in the courtroom. (more...)
Missiles light up night sky as Trump orders military strike against Syria Missiles light up night sky as Trump orders military strike against Syria
- April 14, 2018

Officials also said that the USA has compiled intelligence from the US and other countries, including images, that indicate the Syrian government was behind the weekend attack . "President Putin, Russia and Iran are responsible for backing Animal Assad", Trump said. "Chemicals!'" a 25-year-old student named Mohammed al-Hanash told the New York Times . (more...)
Is Trump Standing Down in Syria? Is Trump Standing Down in Syria?
- April 14, 2018

Trump was expected to consult further with his national security team . That's after Mr. Trump said earlier this week that he would have a decision in a very short period of time. The White House also confirmed that Trump had spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron . In the UK , Cabinet ministers said that it was "highly likely" the Assad regime was responsible for the attack. (more...)
Cavaliers' rotation and starting lineup against Pacers Cavaliers' rotation and starting lineup against Pacers
- April 14, 2018

December 8: The Cavaliers hadn't lost a game in almost a month when they rolled into Bakers Life Fieldhouse, trying to win their 14th straight. They have a legitimate chance to "shock the world" and who is to doubt them now? Coach Nate McMillian won't get much love for coach of the year, but he has quietly done maybe the best coaching job of his career. (more...)
Girl Scouts Address Confusion As Boy Scouts Try To Recruit Girls Girl Scouts Address Confusion As Boy Scouts Try To Recruit Girls
- April 14, 2018

Founding members of the troop couldn't wait to sell their first cookies, and finally got to set up their stalls this year. Donations made during Girl Scout cookie season are benefiting those who faithfully serve their communities here in Mississippi. (more...)
Russia: Syria chemical attack 'fabrication' by foreign power Russia: Syria chemical attack 'fabrication' by foreign power
- April 14, 2018

Russian defence ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said the military had "proof that testifies to the direct participation of Britain in the organising of this provocation in Eastern Ghouta". "For people in Syria , what matters is that they don't have anything to lose", Mr Hamadmad said. Lavrov said Russian Federation expects OPCW team to quickly visit the site. (more...)
Supreme Court to examine Shanti Bhushan's PIL on rosters Supreme Court to examine Shanti Bhushan's PIL on rosters
- April 14, 2018

The lawyers said their goal was not to make personal allegations, adding: "Our concern is when Supreme Court Registry takes direction from the CJI for marking the case... "If you can come up with some other suggestion, maybe we could consider". The observation by the bench came after Dave said, "Four of your colleagues have publicly took note of the failure of the system". (more...)
DOJ Inspector General Report Cites FBI's McCabe for Misconduct DOJ Inspector General Report Cites FBI's McCabe for Misconduct
- April 14, 2018

The report alleges that McCabe improperly authorized the release of information to a newspaper reporter and then misled investigators about it. Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired McCabe on March 16, less than two days before he was set to retire. (more...)
Hero, Dabur offer to invest Rs 1250 crore in Fortis Hero, Dabur offer to invest Rs 1250 crore in Fortis
- April 14, 2018

In a regulatory filing, Fortis Healthcare (FHL) said the offer from Munjals and Burmans includes a Rs 500 crore binding offer immediately and Rs 750 crore post-diligence to be completed within three weeks. "As the assets of Fortis are good, the company may get more competitive offers in the future", said executive vice-president for markets Sanjiv Bhasin at brokerage India Infoline. (more...)
Moscow calls on West to 'seriously consider' consequences of Syria threats
- April 14, 2018

Where is our "Thank you America?" Yesterday, President Trump hit out at Russia's support of the Assad regime in Syria after a suspected chemical attack in the city of Douma - which left dozens dead - provoked global outrage. The threat of a sparking a wider conflict between the West and Russian Federation led Mr Corbyn to demand Parliament should give its consent before United Kingdom forces joined US-led strike. (more...)
Paul Ryan endorses Kevin McCarthy as next speaker Paul Ryan endorses Kevin McCarthy as next speaker
- April 14, 2018

Kevin McCarthy (R-CA ) was "he right person" to become the next speaker. The endorsement follows Ryan's announcement earlier this week that he would not be seeking re-election. Neither McCarthy nor Scalise has announced he will run for speaker. For one thing, an outside candidate like House Freedom Caucus head Jim Jordan could throw a wrench into the race. (more...)
US Has History Of Meddling In Foreign Elections, Regimes: Russian Embassy US Has History Of Meddling In Foreign Elections, Regimes: Russian Embassy
- April 14, 2018

Trump has spoken highly of Pompeo, as has a group of 53 national security experts, who sent a letter to Republican Senator Bob Corker, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, saying Pompeo is "the sort of seasoned, accomplished and energetic national security policy practitioner our nation desperately needs at this juncture in the role of secretary of state". (more...)
Google loses 'right to be forgotten' case Google loses 'right to be forgotten' case
- April 14, 2018

The businessman, who can not be named due to reporting restrictions, was convicted over a decade ago for conspiring to intercept communications. "We work hard to comply with the right to be forgotten , but we take great care not to remove search results that are in the public interest", Google said in a statement. (more...)
Will the House challenge Mark Zuckerberg more than the Senate? Will the House challenge Mark Zuckerberg more than the Senate?
- April 14, 2018

It was a two-day interrogation with dozens of questions - some of them acute, some of them rambling, a few quite weird. Near the end of the session, Debbie Dingell, a Democrat from MI criticised Zuckerberg's lack of knowledge of his own company. (more...)
Russian Federation accuses United Kingdom of destroying Salisbury evidence Russian Federation accuses United Kingdom of destroying Salisbury evidence
- April 14, 2018

Sedwill said "credible open-source reporting and intelligence" showed that in the 1980s the Soviet Union developed a family of nerve agents known as Novichoks at a base in Shikhany near Volgograd. It was "highly likely", he said, that some defectors - like Mr Skripal, a former GRU officer who was convicted of treason in 2006 and exchanged in a spy swap in 2010 - were regarded as "legitimate targets". (more...)

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