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Situation created by Modi government worse than emergency: Yashwant Sinha

Sinha, who resigned from the BJP and taken 'sanyas' (retirement) from party politics on April 21, has also claimed that the people in the country were feeling insecure due to the actions of the Modi government, which, he said, has «destroyed the temple
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Situation created by Modi government worse than emergency: Yashwant Sinha

Sinha, who resigned from the BJP and taken 'sanyas' (retirement) from party politics on April 21, has also claimed that the people in the country were feeling insecure due to the actions of the Modi government, which, he said, has «destroyed the temple of democracy».

Was there scientific assessment that death penalty is deterrent to rape? Delhi HC asks Centre

The Delhi High Court asked the Centre on Monday if it had done any research or scientific assessment before coming out with an ordinance to award death penalty for rape of girls below the age of 12.
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Was there scientific assessment that death penalty is deterrent to rape? Delhi HC asks Centre

The Delhi High Court asked the Centre on Monday if it had done any research or scientific assessment before coming out with an ordinance to award death penalty for rape of girls below the age of 12.

PM Modi to visit Nepal on May 11

Modi's trip comes just a month after his Nepali counterpart K.P. Sharma Oli visited India and mended ties with Indian establishment that touched a low after the economic blockade along the Nepal-India border in 2015-16.
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PM Modi to visit Nepal on May 11

Modi's trip comes just a month after his Nepali counterpart K.P. Sharma Oli visited India and mended ties with Indian establishment that touched a low after the economic blockade along the Nepal-India border in 2015-16.

Activists, parents of minor rape victims say against death penalty, urge govt to strengthen judiciary

The Union Cabinet, two days ago, cleared the Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance 2018, which proposes stringent punishments, ranging from a minimum of 20 years to life term or death, for raping girls below the age of 12. President Ram Nath Kovind has approve
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Activists, parents of minor rape victims say against death penalty, urge govt to strengthen judiciary

The Union Cabinet, two days ago, cleared the Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance 2018, which proposes stringent punishments, ranging from a minimum of 20 years to life term or death, for raping girls below the age of 12. President Ram Nath Kovind has approved the ordinance.

SC seeks govt's reply on plea against polygamy, nikah halala

While polygamy allows a Muslim man to have four wives, 'nikah halala' deals with the process in which a Muslim woman, who wants to remarry her husband after divorce, has to first marry another person and get divorce from him after consummation.
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SC seeks govt's reply on plea against polygamy, nikah halala

While polygamy allows a Muslim man to have four wives, 'nikah halala' deals with the process in which a Muslim woman, who wants to remarry her husband after divorce, has to first marry another person and get divorce from him after consummation.

Burundi:Helped As Children, Burundian Adults Are Now Refugees Abroad

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kirehe -During Burundi's brutal 12-year civil war, Maggy Barankitse set out to rescue as many children as she could. Through her efforts hundreds survived, and many returned to their communities after the war ended in 2005.
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Burundi:Helped As Children, Burundian Adults Are Now Refugees Abroad

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kirehe -During Burundi's brutal 12-year civil war, Maggy Barankitse set out to rescue as many children as she could. Through her efforts hundreds survived, and many returned to their communities after the war ended in 2005.

Baseball Top 10: The secret to success for undefeated Woodgrove? A lot of runs.

Over the last few seasons, Woodgrove baseball often won games the same way. “We would have superb pitching and then we’d try to scrape across two or three runs in order to win,” Coach Rusty Smith said. Coming into this year, Smith felt good about his pi
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Baseball Top 10: The secret to success for undefeated Woodgrove? A lot of runs.

Over the last few seasons, Woodgrove baseball often won games the same way. “We would have superb pitching and then we’d try to scrape across two or three runs in order to win,” Coach Rusty Smith said. Coming into this year, Smith felt good about his pitching staff, headlined by three college-bound arms, but didn’t […]

UN agency urges mandatory training to combat human trafficking on flights

Airlines should offer mandatory training to prevent human trafficking, the United Nations' aviation agency said in a new document that could further empower cabin crew on the front lines of global efforts to combat such trafficking.
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UN agency urges mandatory training to combat human trafficking on flights

Airlines should offer mandatory training to prevent human trafficking, the United Nations' aviation agency said in a new document that could further empower cabin crew on the front lines of global efforts to combat such trafficking.

Russia's Lavrov, China's Wang Yi discuss Putin's June China visit

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Chinese counterpart on Monday discussed an upcoming visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin to China.
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Russia's Lavrov, China's Wang Yi discuss Putin's June China visit

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Chinese counterpart on Monday discussed an upcoming visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin to China.

Roma sign sponsorship deal with Qatar Airways

AS Roma have agreed a multi-year partnership with Qatar Airways which will make the airline the team's official shirt sponsor until 2021, the Italian Serie A club said on Monday.
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Roma sign sponsorship deal with Qatar Airways

AS Roma have agreed a multi-year partnership with Qatar Airways which will make the airline the team's official shirt sponsor until 2021, the Italian Serie A club said on Monday.

AT&T's Defense Invokes Big Tech Terror

In the U.S. government’s lawsuit to block the merger of AT&T with Time Warner, the two companies say the deal needs to be approved for them to survive an onslaught from big tech. Yet, the imminent doom they conjure doesn’t entirely hold up.
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AT&T's Defense Invokes Big Tech Terror

In the U.S. government’s lawsuit to block the merger of AT&T with Time Warner, the two companies say the deal needs to be approved for them to survive an onslaught from big tech. Yet, the imminent doom they conjure doesn’t entirely hold up.

Олег Сорокин: За большими деньгами в Россию я пока не рвусь

Главный тренер сборной Латвии по хоккею U-18 Олег Сорокин в интервью Latvijas Avīze рассказал о работе с юниорами, консультациях с наставником взрос
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Олег Сорокин: За большими деньгами в Россию я пока не рвусь

Главный тренер сборной Латвии по хоккею U-18 Олег Сорокин в интервью Latvijas Avīze рассказал о работе с юниорами, консультациях с наставником взрослой команды Бобом Хартли и тренерских амбициях.

ФОТО: В Риге прошли финалы конкурсов фитнес-бикини и «Фит-модель 2018»

В Риге в концертном зале «Studio 69» состоялся финал чемпионата Латвии среди фитнес-моделей, организованный Латвийской Федерацией бодибил
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ФОТО: В Риге прошли финалы конкурсов фитнес-бикини и «Фит-модель 2018»

В Риге в концертном зале «Studio 69» состоялся финал чемпионата Латвии среди фитнес-моделей, организованный Латвийской Федерацией бодибилдинга, фитнеса и бодифитнеса (IFBB). В рамках соревнований второй раз был проведен Кубок Европы в категории «Фит-модель 2018».

ВИДЕО: В рекламном ролике ЧМ-2018 засветился Даугавиньш, который не сыграет в Дании

Международная федерация хоккея (ИИХФ) перед чемпионатами мира публикует видеоматериалы, посвященные командам-участникам, для популяризаци
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ВИДЕО: В рекламном ролике ЧМ-2018 засветился Даугавиньш, который не сыграет в Дании

Международная федерация хоккея (ИИХФ) перед чемпионатами мира публикует видеоматериалы, посвященные командам-участникам, для популяризации своего турнира.

Скончалась флорболистка Лига Барда, для которой собирали деньги на борьбу с меланомой

Лиепайчанке Лиге Барде, у которой врачи диагностировали меланому с метастазами, не удалось победить в борьбе с болезнью. О летальном исходе с
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Скончалась флорболистка Лига Барда, для которой собирали деньги на борьбу с меланомой

Лиепайчанке Лиге Барде, у которой врачи диагностировали меланому с метастазами, не удалось победить в борьбе с болезнью. О летальном исходе сообщила мама девушки, пишет DELFI Viņa. Диагноз был поставлен в августе прошлого года. Вскоре после этого был начат всеобщий сбор средств на лечение.

Хартли отсеял еще трех хоккеистов из лагеря сборной Латвии перед ЧМ-2018

Главный тренер сборной Латвии по хоккею Боб Хартли вычеркнул трех новых игроков из числа кандидатов на поездку на майский чемпионат мира.
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Хартли отсеял еще трех хоккеистов из лагеря сборной Латвии перед ЧМ-2018

Главный тренер сборной Латвии по хоккею Боб Хартли вычеркнул трех новых игроков из числа кандидатов на поездку на майский чемпионат мира.

Envoys take part in campaign

|     James Kon     | MEMBERS of the diplomatic corps in Brunei Darussalam took part in a cleaning campaign at the Brunei River and Kampong Ayer yesterday to mark Earth Day 2018 and in support of an initiative to expose the problem of indisc
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Envoys take part in campaign

|     James Kon     | MEMBERS of the diplomatic corps in Brunei Darussalam took part in a cleaning campaign at the Brunei River and Kampong Ayer yesterday to mark Earth Day 2018 and in support of an initiative to expose the problem of indiscriminate dumping of rubbish in the seas and rivers spearheaded by the Ministry […] The post Envoys take part in campaign appeared first on Borneo Bulletin Online.

Ministers lead Brunei River, Kampong Ayer clean-up

|     James Kon     | THREE cabinet ministers led a clean-up of the Brunei River and Kampong Ayer yesterday morning, in celebration of Earth Day 2018. The campaign was officially launched at the Taman Mahkota Jubli Emas by Minister of Home A
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Ministers lead Brunei River, Kampong Ayer clean-up

|     James Kon     | THREE cabinet ministers led a clean-up of the Brunei River and Kampong Ayer yesterday morning, in celebration of Earth Day 2018. The campaign was officially launched at the Taman Mahkota Jubli Emas by Minister of Home Affairs Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia (Dr) Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin […] The post Ministers lead Brunei River, Kampong Ayer clean-up appeared first on Borneo Bulletin Online.

Royalty grace swimming meet

|    Fadhil Yunus    | HIS Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, and Her Royal Highness Paduk
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Royalty grace swimming meet

|    Fadhil Yunus    | HIS Royal Highness Prince Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah ibni His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, the Crown Prince and Senior Minister at the Prime Minister’s Office, and Her Royal Highness Paduka Seri Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Anak Sarah binti Pengiran Haji Salleh Ab Rahaman yesterday attended the final day of […] The post Royalty grace swimming meet appeared first on Borneo Bulletin Online.

‘Everybody said Larry Nassar was a good guy’ – former USA Gymnastics official

Former USA Gymnastics women’s team coordinator Martha Karolyi, who stood at the helm of the national squad for more than 15 years, said she was unaware of former team doctor Larry Nassar’s abusive behavior. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Everybody said Larry Nassar was a good guy’ – former USA Gymnastics official

Former USA Gymnastics women’s team coordinator Martha Karolyi, who stood at the helm of the national squad for more than 15 years, said she was unaware of former team doctor Larry Nassar’s abusive behavior. Read Full Article at RT.com

Iran dumps dollar for euro in foreign trade transactions

As part of its years-long effort to reduce reliance on US currency amid a deepening standoff with Washington, Tehran has announced it will start reporting foreign currency amounts in euros rather than dollars. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Iran dumps dollar for euro in foreign trade transactions

As part of its years-long effort to reduce reliance on US currency amid a deepening standoff with Washington, Tehran has announced it will start reporting foreign currency amounts in euros rather than dollars. Read Full Article at RT.com

Huge stock market collapse is coming – investment guru Mark Mobius

Following Jim Roger’s latest prediction of the “biggest crash in our lifetimes,” famed 81-year-old investor Mark Mobius says the US stock market is set for a huge correction that would be trouble for everyone. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Huge stock market collapse is coming – investment guru Mark Mobius

Following Jim Roger’s latest prediction of the “biggest crash in our lifetimes,” famed 81-year-old investor Mark Mobius says the US stock market is set for a huge correction that would be trouble for everyone. Read Full Article at RT.com

South Africa may enforce law on black ownership of mines

South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources has filed an application reportedly seeking to make the country’s laws on black ownership of mines stricter, by making black-owned stakes permanent. Read Full Article at RT.com
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South Africa may enforce law on black ownership of mines

South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources has filed an application reportedly seeking to make the country’s laws on black ownership of mines stricter, by making black-owned stakes permanent. Read Full Article at RT.com

Crude mood: Hedge funds bullish on oil as analysts expect black gold to surge to $80

Commodity funds are currently attracting investments at the fastest pace in more than a year as geopolitical concerns are boosting oil prices to the highest levels since 2014. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Crude mood: Hedge funds bullish on oil as analysts expect black gold to surge to $80

Commodity funds are currently attracting investments at the fastest pace in more than a year as geopolitical concerns are boosting oil prices to the highest levels since 2014. Read Full Article at RT.com

Why American LNG is no substitute for Russian gas in Europe

Washington's plan to oust Russian natural gas from the European market and substitute it with its own liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipments is not economically feasible, analysts told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Why American LNG is no substitute for Russian gas in Europe

Washington's plan to oust Russian natural gas from the European market and substitute it with its own liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipments is not economically feasible, analysts told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com

Pioneer in meat pie business passes

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor News has been received of the death of Dario Hernandez, a pioneer in the meat pie business in Belize. Popularly known by his first name Dario, Hernandez passed away on Saturday night. He had been operating his business at 33 Hy
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Pioneer in meat pie business passes

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor News has been received of the death of Dario Hernandez, a pioneer in the meat pie business in Belize. Popularly known by his first name Dario, Hernandez passed away on Saturday night. He had been operating his business at 33 Hyde’s Lane in Belize City […]

First Lady interacts with Malawi women living in UK: Touts Beam initiatives to educate girl child

First Lady Gertrude Mutharika has asked Malawian ladies living in United Kingdom (UK) to support initiatives she is implementing in the country to rid young girls from early marriage bondage and take them back to... The post First Lady interacts with Malawi w
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First Lady interacts with Malawi women living in UK: Touts Beam initiatives to educate girl child

First Lady Gertrude Mutharika has asked Malawian ladies living in United Kingdom (UK) to support initiatives she is implementing in the country to rid young girls from early marriage bondage and take them back to... The post First Lady interacts with Malawi women living in UK: Touts Beam initiatives to educate girl child appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.

Katola the Builder laid to rest: Malawi VP Chilima says ‘keep country’s identity by preserving culture’

Vice President Dr Saulos Chilima says people in the country need to preserve and promote their culture if the country’s identity is to be known by future generations. Speaking when he presided over the burial... The post Katola the Builder laid to rest: Mal
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Katola the Builder laid to rest: Malawi VP Chilima says ‘keep country’s identity by preserving culture’

Vice President Dr Saulos Chilima says people in the country need to preserve and promote their culture if the country’s identity is to be known by future generations. Speaking when he presided over the burial... The post Katola the Builder laid to rest: Malawi VP Chilima says ‘keep country’s identity by preserving culture’ appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.

Malawi’s Guba wins  two medals at Spennymoor Chi Taekwondo 

Malawi’s Yamikani Guba, a soldier in the British Army,  has continued his impressive form by winning two medals at the  Chi Taekwondo Championships held last Sunday at Spennymoor  Leisure Centre in England. Guba , who suystained... The post Malawi’s G
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Malawi’s Guba wins  two medals at Spennymoor Chi Taekwondo 

Malawi’s Yamikani Guba, a soldier in the British Army,  has continued his impressive form by winning two medals at the  Chi Taekwondo Championships held last Sunday at Spennymoor  Leisure Centre in England. Guba , who suystained... The post Malawi’s Guba wins  two medals at Spennymoor Chi Taekwondo  appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.

Red Lions still top league, vow to fight like wounded buffaloes

 History is repeating itself in 2018 TNM Super League, as league pacesetters, Zomba based outfit, Red Lions have maintained top spot in the second week of the league after playing three games and amassing seven... The post Red Lions still top league, vow t
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Red Lions still top league, vow to fight like wounded buffaloes

 History is repeating itself in 2018 TNM Super League, as league pacesetters, Zomba based outfit, Red Lions have maintained top spot in the second week of the league after playing three games and amassing seven... The post Red Lions still top league, vow to fight like wounded buffaloes appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.

Two Zambia nationals nabbed for trafficking ivory into Malawi

 Mchinji Police on Monday intercepted two Zambian nationals after being found in possession of ivory valued at K13, 431,000. The suspects John Phiri, 38, and Julius Daka, 32 were arrested at Kaombe Police checkpoint along... The post Two Zambia nationals nab
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Two Zambia nationals nabbed for trafficking ivory into Malawi

 Mchinji Police on Monday intercepted two Zambian nationals after being found in possession of ivory valued at K13, 431,000. The suspects John Phiri, 38, and Julius Daka, 32 were arrested at Kaombe Police checkpoint along... The post Two Zambia nationals nabbed for trafficking ivory into Malawi appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.

Kyrgyz FM and head of International Liaison Department of CPC Central Committee discuss cooperation issues

Bishkek, Apr. 23, 2018 / Kabar /. Foreign Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Erlan Abdyldaev within the framework of his official visit to China from April 22 to 25 met with head of the International Liaison Department of the Central Committee of the Communist P
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Kyrgyz FM and head of International Liaison Department of CPC Central Committee discuss cooperation issues

Bishkek, Apr. 23, 2018 / Kabar /. Foreign Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Erlan Abdyldaev within the framework of his official visit to China from April 22 to 25 met with head of the International Liaison Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China Song Tao. The press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic reported that during the conversation the sides paid attention to the significant results achieved in recent years in the sphere of development of inter-party and inter-parliamentary ties, which acquired special dynamism through joint efforts. In addition, the sides discussed issues of bilateral political and economic cooperation, as well as considered promising areas of partnership between the two countries in the cultural and humanitarian sphere. Abdyldaev noted that inter-parliamentary contacts will help strengthen friendly relations between the two countries, recalling the relevant Memorandum of Cooperation signed between the Parliaments of Kyrgyzstan and China in 2014. Song Tao stressed that Kyrgyzstan is a close friend and a good, reliable neighbor of China and indicated that the parties should emphasize the development of the Kyrgyz-Chinese inter-parliamentary and inter-party dialogue.

Wrestler from Kyrgyzstan becomes WMMAF Champion of Europe

Bishkek, Apr. 23, 2018. / Kabar /. MMA fighter from Kyrgyzstan Erlan Ulukbekov became the European Champion in WMMAF version. Manerba Fight Night - RDC 23 tournament was held on April 21 in Italy. The Kyrgyz sportsman in the main battle of the evening in th
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Wrestler from Kyrgyzstan becomes WMMAF Champion of Europe

Bishkek, Apr. 23, 2018. / Kabar /. MMA fighter from Kyrgyzstan Erlan Ulukbekov became the European Champion in WMMAF version. Manerba Fight Night - RDC 23 tournament was held on April 21 in Italy. The Kyrgyz sportsman in the main battle of the evening in the weight category up to 77.1 kg met with Italian Leonardo Damiani. By decision of the judges Ulukbekov became the champion of Europe according to the WMMAF version.