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Author: 0 Trump Administration Lays Out Principles for Protecting Religious Freedom

Last May, the president ordered the federal government to vigorously promote and protect religious liberty -and now the DOJ and HHS are moving to make that order a reality. In a memorandum titled, "Federal Law Protections for Religious Liberty", Sessions articulated 20 sweeping principles about religious freedom and what that means for the US government - among them that freedom of religion extends to people and organizations; that religious employers are allowed to only hire those whose ...

People Energy Higher After Saudi, Russia Meeting -- Energy Roundup
Author: 0 Energy Higher After Saudi, Russia Meeting -- Energy Roundup

Saudi Arabia is buying the Russian S-400 air defence system along with other military hardware under an MoU signed with Rosboronexport . Saudi Aramco has launched a wide range of strategic business collaborations with Russian companies with the signing of five memoranda of understanding (MoUs) covering many areas of energy and manufacturing sectors and innovation.

People Mourners Attend Roadside Vigil for Victims of Vegas Shooting
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He is writing the victims' names and posting photos on the crosses as well. As law enforcement officials investigate the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history, people are coming together to honor the victims. It is the most he's ever made at one time. With the community backing him, Zanis continues to build working through his own grief for his murdered father-in-law 20 years ago.

People FEMA Removes Puerto Rico Stats on Drinking Water and Electricity Access
Author: 0 FEMA Removes Puerto Rico Stats on Drinking Water and Electricity Access

FEMA's website now reports that 9.2 percent of Puerto Ricans have access to power, after Hurricane Maria wiped out the island's entire electrical grid. The page includes statistics on the percentage of hospitals that have been reopened, the miles of road that have been cleared, the thousands of federal workers engaged in the response, and the millions of meals that have been distributed.

People Las Vegas shooting: Trump refuses to talk about gun control laws
Author: 0 Las Vegas shooting: Trump refuses to talk about gun control laws

We know that your sorrow feels endless. People outside of the Route 91 Harvest country music festival after reports of an active shooter. As Gunderson thanked the President for visiting him Trump patted his back. President Donald Trump , with first lady Melania Trump, meets at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department with first responders to the mass shooting in Las Vegas , Nevada, U.S., October 4, 2017.

People The horror in Las Vegas
Author: 0 The horror in Las Vegas

Connecticut's senators, who have pushed for tighter gun control ever since the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, were also quick to issue statements Monday. Trump called himself a defender of gun rights and the Second Amendment, while Clinton called for "common sense" regulations on who was able to buy weapons and the need for background checks.

Author: 0 Russia 'Rolls Out Red Carpet' for First-Ever Visit by Saudi King

But OPEC - led by Saudi Arabia , which holds the world's largest oil reserves - and Russian Federation, a non-OPEC member which nonetheless is a major oil producer, recently reached a broad agreement on production cuts across OPEC and non-OPEC states created to push prices back up.

People US, South Korea agree to amend trade agreement
Author: 0 US, South Korea agree to amend trade agreement

To view the full article, register now. The two countries shared an understanding of the need to amend the free trade deal to further strengthen the mutual benefits, the ministry said in a statement. In September, the economic pressure on North Korea became stronger, the global community is doing its best to take control over Pyongyang and to stop its nuclear tests.

People Alleged NNPC scam: Buhari, Keeps Mum After Close Door Meeting
Author: 0 Alleged NNPC scam: Buhari, Keeps Mum After Close Door Meeting

Kachikwu declined to speak to journalists at the presidential villa. The newsmen who accosted Kachikwu after he stepped out from the meeting only got a "No comment" reply when they asked him about the outcome of the meeting. The allegations, which prompted lawmakers to launch an investigation on Wednesday, include a recommendation that recent appointments by NNPC's group managing director (GMD), Maikantu Baru, should be suspended pending a review.

People Las Vegas Shooting: Donald Trump and First Lady Melania To Visit Victims
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The injured ended up in 13 hospitals scattered across southern Nevada, with a lot of them treated and released. He was a frequent gambler who enjoyed VIP status at various Las Vegas casinos, according to NBC News . "I felt like he couldn't do anything to me". Sheriff Joseph Lombardo, who leads the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, said Mr Trump had called him the day after the shooting.

People The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks
Author: 0 The NRA's strategic ploy on bump stocks

Feinstein said she had yet to identify potential Republican co-sponsors, but Senator Ron Johnson, Republican of Wisconsin, said he would support banning bump stocks . Her remarks are part of a growing bipartisan chorus of calls to take a step in the direction of regulating guns in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre.

People Six children dead after man sets nursery school on fire in Brazil
Author: 0 Six children dead after man sets nursery school on fire in Brazil

According to BBC , Santos poured a flammable liquid over several people inside the day care before starting a fire. 25 people mostly children aged between four and five were hospitalised with burn injuries. "We hope these things will not happen again in Brazil". Although the motive behind this atrocious attack still remains unclear, police superintendent, Renato Nunes , told Hoje em Dia newspaper that the guard had had mental health problems since 2014 and often sought the prosecutor's ...

People Trump Upends Obama-era Contraception Mandate
Author: 0 Trump Upends Obama-era Contraception Mandate

The IOM's decision to include birth control as a preventive benefit set off a fierce political fight, with religious business owners, hospitals, and universities protesting the requirement to cover particular types of contraceptives, particularly intrauterine devices and emergency contraceptives.

Author: 0 GST Council eases tax filing norms for small traders

So now the small business can now file returns on a quarterly basis. "One for immediate relief and the other for providing long term support to exporters". In total, rates have been revised for 27 items. It stated that under this facility, based on preceding year's exports and an average GST rate , e-currency is credited to exporter's account.

People Gareth Southgate wants support for England players after World Cup qualification
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate wants support for England players after World Cup qualification

In one of the most boring World Cup Qualifiers in recent memory, England clinched a place in Russian Federation in the least exciting way possible thanks to a 1-0 win with Slovenia at Wembley. Meanwhile, Kane's team-mate, Dele Alli , misses the game through suspension after his middle-finger gesture in the win over Slovakia . Southgate seemingly has not made much of an impact on the national side, picking unadventurous sides lacking in creativity and driving force.

People IRCTC Hotels Scam: Lalu Yadav appears before CBI
Author: 0 IRCTC Hotels Scam: Lalu Yadav appears before CBI

Lalu Prasad Yadav appears before CBI. He said: "The CBI officers were cordial but what can they do?" It's a political conspiracy against me. "The BJP wants to send Lalu Prasad to jail so that the 2019 Lok Sabha polls can be met without any opposition but the RJD will not let it happen", Mr.

People What is Zakia Jafri's case against PM Narendra Modi?
Author: 0 What is Zakia Jafri's case against PM Narendra Modi?

However the magisterial court made the mistake of assuming that it can not order a fresh investigation. The court had acquitted 36 others and stated that it did not see any larger conspiracy. The lower court ignored the Supreme Courts guidelines and did not consider the signed statements of witnesses which had suggested that there was a conspiracy, he argued.

People Brownback faces questions on refugee, LGBT policy during US Senate confirmation hearing
Author: 0 Brownback faces questions on refugee, LGBT policy during US Senate confirmation hearing

Under questioning, Brownback defended his decision to rescind protections for gay and transgender workers. He said building religious tolerance will decrease violence across the globe. He firmly stated that he would stand for religious freedom internationally. GJELTEN: The challenge for Brownback is that as a conservative governor, he has taken some religious positions that, to his critics, have compromised his commitment to human rights.