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by | April 11, 2018 | 13:54

Rahul Gandhi had been on fast for quite a short span of time, in protest of the alleged unfairness of the government against the dalit community in relation to the SC/ST act. "Today you have a government at the Centre which is working to unite the people of the country while the opposition is working to divide the people", Modi told the National Convention of "Swachhagrahis" in Motihari.

by | April 11, 2018 | 13:52

Across the country, April 10 is Equal Pay Day , and in Hawaii - several Hawaii mayors have gotten behind the movement that centers around equal pay for equal work. "The bill is meant to promote gender equality in the workplace and help close the pay gap between men and women", said KCSW Chair Patricia Wistinghausen.

by | April 11, 2018 | 13:49

Professor James McElnay, the university's acting vice-chancellor, said: "We are honoured and delighted to welcome President Clinton to Queen's University to mark the 20th anniversary of the Belfast/Good Friday Agreement". A deal had been close but the talks process broke down on Valentine's Day and there have been further wranglings over leaked documents and their content.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:23

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez's office talked about that larger than 80 troops would deploy later this week. On Friday, Defense Secretary James Mattis signed a memo approving U.S. Trump had said on Thursday that the final deployment would range from 2,000 to 4,000 troops, and he would "probably" keep many personnel on the border until his promised border wall is built.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:21

At least 14 people have died following missile strikes on a Syrian military air base in Tayfur, near the city of Homs. According to the Syrian media, the country's air defenses had come face to face with a missile attack during which almost 8 missiles were shot down.

by | April 10, 2018 | 20:14

Lewis Hamilton rose from a penalised ninth on the grid to take third, aided by Raikkonen's exit, with the bulk of his gains coming during the early stages of the race. The Red Bullers are not sleeping either and although Verstappen is favoured, Daniel Ricciardo is more than capable of pulling it out of the hat. A tense and dramatic knockout ensued, with Fernando Alonso and Romain Grosjean both setting identical times of 1:30.530 - but because the Spaniard set his time first he ensured ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:16

Germany's federal prosecutor's office said on Sunday that special forces have raided apartments across the country in connection with allegations that at least eight people were involved in creating a far-right terrorist organisation. One of the four people have been under the observation of the authorities for long. He, Laschet and Reul laid flowers in central Muenster and paid their respects to the victims of the attack.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:16

All BJP MPs will observe a day-long fast on to protest the opposition's conduct in Parliament, Modi said. "It is truly democratic and an only democratic political party can effectively serve a democratic nation", PM Modi in the video. He was referring to the Supreme Court's recent ruling on the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, which allegedly diluted the law. Indian American lawmaker Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, who met India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 6, said that he ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:10

Mujica reiterated that the point of the caravan was to emphasize the need for legal reforms, draw attention to the migrants' plight and press for more welcoming policies from Mexican authorities. In fact, this year's procession is called the " Stations of the Cross Refugee Caravan" to emphasize the humanitarian crises Central Americans are facing.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:10

In his press conference, Puigdemont called for global mediation and talks over the future of Catalonia , saying Spanish government should have "respect for democracy". " Berlin is now my residence until the end of this process". TRT World spoke with Barcelona-based journalist Marah Rayan for more details. Germany's Minister of Justice, Katarina Barley, said "it will not be easy" for Spain to prove that charge and if it fails, "then Puigdemont will be a free man in a free ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:12

He said the family received a call from Mountain View police around 2 a.m. Tuesday telling him they found Nasim sleeping in a auto and he warned them she might go to YouTube . Three people were transported to San Francisco General Hospital , according to a spokesman, including a 36-year-old man in critical condition, a 32-year-old woman in serious condition and a 27-year-old woman in fair condition.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:11

Rahul attacked the PM Modi-led BJP government and alleged there was a breakdown in government due to the ruling party's mismanagement, demonetisation and implosion of the financial system. "When Nagpur runs the country, right by definition there has to be discrimination". Responding to a question, he blamed "mentality" for Mr Modi and BJP losing track.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:08

Three of the children are still missing, but presumed dead. Five bodies were found March 26 near Mendocino, a few days after Washington state authorities began investigating the Harts for possible child neglect, but three of their children were not immediately recovered from the scene.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:04

The Fidesz-led coalition is projected to secure a majority to give Orban a 3rd consecutive term. 'We are celebrating democracy and it seems like this feast will be lovely because many of us are taking part, ' said Gergely Karacsony, the leading candidate of the left-wing Socialist and Dialogue parties.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:58

The UN office noted that Israeli security forces are required by global human rights law to respect the rights to peaceful assembly and expression and to use, to the extent possible, non-violent means to discharge their duties. With Israeli communities mendacity just some hundred meters away from the border, Israel has made clear that it's going to not settle for any breach.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:27

In chaotic scenes, scores of leftist activists swarmed around his auto and blocked the gate at the metalworkers' union building in Sao Bernardo do Campo, near Sao Paulo, forcing the 72-year-old two-term president to retreat. The former president denies any wrongdoing in that case or in several other corruption cases that have yet to be tried. "The prosecutors lied", said da Silva, as a few thousand supporters cheered.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:11

Viewed narrowly, the bill allows victims of sex trafficking to sue websites that "enable" their abuse, but it raises a unsafe precedent for suing websites over user-generated content. The law has been scrutinized for its potential First Amendment infringements, though it has not yet been signed into law by President Donald Trump. There would be "a dramatic shift in the marketplace starting tonight", he added.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:13

The US authorities have also put on the sanction list a number of Russian officials, including Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev, chairman of the Federation Council's worldwide affairs committee Konstantin Kosachyov, and head of the federal communications watchdog Roskomnadzor, Aleksander Zharov, as follows from a news release by the US Department of the Treasury.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:07

Vassell's death came weeks after cops killed an unarmed black California man, whom they mistook as carrying a gun when responding to alleged reports of vandalism, shooting him to death in his backyard . They should not train them to kill. Although he admitted that pointing a pipe at people may have caused panic, Eric Vassell said the officers acted rashly.

by | April 07, 2018 | 00:45

He said the BJP had grown manifold from a party of 2 MPs to 330 MPs, with full majority in Parliament. To queries on BJP's Mission 120 plus, Patnaik said, "I think that is very very exaggerating". Several trains were delayed and traffic snarled in Mumbai as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers heading for the party's 38th Foundation Day rally at BKC, made unscheduled halts enroute, Western Railway officials said on Friday.