In an advisory to all states and union territories, the Home Ministry said incidents of toppling of statues have been reported from certain parts of the country and it has taken serious note of such incidents of vandalism. Members of a left wing student organisation allegedly vandalised a bust of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee in Kolkata today and blackened its face, the West Bengal BJP said.
Yemeni civilians continue to die from Saudi air strikes and millions of children continue to face starvation and disease, she said . The general tenor of grumbling online is that the Saudis are merely reinforcing a political alliance with Egypt against such common adversaries as the Muslim Brotherhood, ISIS, Qatar , and especially Iran, and if Crown Prince Mohammed is truly serious about religious tolerance, he will visit a Shiite mosque.
Karnataka Lokayukta Justice P Vishwanatha Shetty was stabbed at least thrice in his chamber on Wednesday. Former HC Justice Vishwanath Shetty is now undergoing treatment in nearby Mallya hospital. Shetty's condition is stated to be stable by the hospital authorities. "During interrogation he (Sharma) revealed that the lokayukta police dismissed his complaints as untrue", police commissioner T Suneel Kumar said at a press briefing.
Almost 80 percent of respondents to an Oklahoma Education Association survey said they believe it is time for schools to shut down in order for educators to rally for their rights at the state Capitol, according to a press release from the association.
Embassy. Turkish police on Monday detained four Iraqis suspected of planning an attack on the USA embassy in Ankara , media reports said. The U.S. Turkey's battle with the PKK compelled Erdogan to launch "Operation Olive Branch" last month, joining the allied rebel Free Syrian Army in a cross-border offensive to oust the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), a US -backed Syrian Kurdish militia, from the Syrian border district of Afrin.
Mr Kamara of the All Peoples Congress (APC) is one of three frontrunners - the others are Julius Maada Bio of the main opposition Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) and former United Nations diplomat Kandeh Yumkella of the newly-formed National Grand Coalition (NGC).
Russia's military said the rebels who control eastern Ghouta had agreed to let civilians leave in return for aid. Douma - An worldwide convoy has cut short its mission to Syria's rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta after delivering desperately needed aid as the regime pounded the region, killing dozens as it seized more ground.
About 3.32 million shares traded or 26.53% up from the average. Credicorp Ltd. (NYSE:BAP) has risen 23.51% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.69% the S&P500. Among 27 analysts covering Autodesk Inc. The stock of Bancolombia S.A. (NYSE:CIB) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, August 15 by HSBC. Therefore 33% are positive.
In its plea to the Delhi HC, plaintiff Firestar Diamond International Private Ltd has requested the Ministry of Finance and the ED to provide them with a copy of the search warrants. The PNB filed a second complaint with the CBI on February 13. The matter is listed for hearing on 19 March. Jaitley's remarks will come as some comfort for the PNB senior management, which has been facing rough weather ever since the ₹12,700-crore scam perpetrated by fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modicame to ...
The 66-year-old's was found unconscious on a bench at a shopping centre in Salisbury, south England , alongside 33-year-old Yulia Skripal, his daughter. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called Mr Skripal's illness a "tragic situation" but added "we don't have any information". Skripal was released in 2010 as part of a prisoner swap with Moscow and had reportedly been keeping a low profile in Salisbury since then.
According to him, during the preparation and the election to the Russian State Duma and the presidential election. We don't know. What we do know is that Putin's aggressive remarks need a hefty dose of context. By August, intelligence agencies were aware that the Democratic National Committee email servers were hacked in July 2016, and the FBI had officially launched an investigation into Trump's ties to Russian Federation.
As Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to solidify his rule with an unlimited tenure, he was all praise for the one-party system furthered by the ruling Communist Party saying that it prevented rotation of power and "nasty competition" among political parties in a multi-party democracy.
Instead, they found that Ireland's Justice Minister, in making a deportation ruling, should have considered rights that were conferred on the child once it was born. In agreeing to hear the appeal urgently, the Supreme Court said there was a "clear advantage" in seeking to address the issues "sooner rather than later, given the systemic importance of the matters debated, not just in the field of immigration law but more widely".
The DOJ suit will argue that state policy violates a statute known as Section 1373 , which broadly states that jurisdictions can not bar local law enforcement from sharing information with federal officials about individuals' immigration status.
The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $24.94. About 1.02M shares traded. Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV) has risen 17.01% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. Duke Realty Corporation (DRE ) stock is Overbought or Oversold? FirstEnergy had 74 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
In the Lok Sabha, opposition members from several parties, including the Congress , Trinamool Congress, Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and the AIADMK, were on their feet raising different issues after the House met for the day.
According to sources, the names of Sam Pitroda, Roshan Baig, AICC general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi and Chenna Reddy have been short-listed for Rajya Sabha. The JDS has been trying to get Congress support for its candidate but Siddaramaiah has his own plans. However, the leadership is keen on ensuring a fresh term for Abhishek Singhvi, who completes his term as a representative of Rajasthan in the Upper House, and is looking at Gujarat and Jharkhand for fielding him.
There was no victor of Tuesday's Mega Millions lottery . Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. 13-17-25-36-40, Powerball 5, Power Play 2x. The $1 million ticket matched all five white balls drawn, beating odds of 1 in 11.7 million. Ina H. Fernandez told Virginia Lottery officials she bought a Mega Millions ticket for the September 5 drawing at Giant Food in Sterling, but she didn't find out it was a victor until she checked the numbers a month later.
Republicans suddenly find themselves defending two seats in MS as they try to maintain their slim majority in the U.S. Senate . A deep red state like MS could prove challenging for Democratic hopefuls, but if Republicans push a problematic, Roy Moore-esque candidate or an unpopular general election candidate, the Dems could have a chance.
When he thought he had managed to escape the fraud and came back to India, he was detained by the immigration authorities at the airport and was then handed over to the police. Meanwhile, Nirav Modi's firm Firestar Diamond moved the Delhi High on Tuesday against a money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the over Rs 12,636-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case.