Targeting BJP, Thackeray said that it was trying to politicise the issue of statements made on Vinayak Damodar Savarkar by the Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and added that the Maha Vikas Aghadi coalition was functioning on the basis of the coalition and not the ideology.
Internet services were suspended in Malda, Uttar Dinajpur, Murshidabad, Howrah, North 24 Parganas and parts of South 24 Parganas districts to prevent rumour-mongering and circulation of fake news, especially on social media, a senior government official said.
Article 371, which has special provisions and is applicable in some states especially in the Northeast, safeguards the rights of native people with regard to religious or social practices, customary laws and procedures, ownership and transfer of land and resources, and employment and education.
Sanctions imposed on some stubborn countries are a better option than military conflicts, Steve Mnuchin claimed, just as the US rolled out fresh penalties against Iran and EU firms helping build a German-Russian pipeline. Read Full Article at RT.com
Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has cautioned British Prime Minister Boris Johnson against trying to block a second independence referendum, asserting that her country cannot be kept in the United Kingdom by force. Read Full Article at RT.com
Colby Covington's relentless trash talk is over for the time being at least after he suffered a fifth round TKO loss – and a broken jaw – to Kamaru Usman in the UFC 245 headliner. Where does the UFC's bad boy go from here? Read Full Article at RT.com
Chinese state television has decided to cancel its scheduled broadcast of Sunday's English Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester City after Mesut Ozil posted about the treatment of Uighur Muslims in the country. Read Full Article at RT.com
Petr Yan's next octagon assignment could be against a former UFC champion, or even the current one, after he had some choice words for Cody Garbrandt and Henry Cejudo following his dominant win against Urijah Faber at UFC 245. Read Full Article at RT.com
December 14, 2019 (ABYEI) - The Ethiopian government has pledged its commitment to increase women participation in United Nations peacekeeping in line with the Secretary General initiatives on Action For peace (A4P) on Women, Peace and Security, saying the role of Women in UN peacekeeping operations is also the priority in the Ethiopian peacekeeping efforts as the leading country in women contribution for the UN peacekeeping missions. The Ethiopian ambassador to Sudan, Shferaw Jarso (...) - News / Ethiopia
She vowed to put the money to good use.
The 18-month-old boy was playing behind a parked car.
Rain has been forecast for the week.
«For the first time, the Congress party has done what Pakistan has been doing for long. What can be more shameful than that? Will any Indian stage a demonstration outside any Indian embassy in other countries,» asked Modi, while addressing an election rally here
«He is not even Rahul Gandhi. Gandhi surname has been stolen. His grandfather's name was Firoz Jahagir Gandi. How does Gandi become Gandhi,» Vij told ANI when his reaction was sought on the Congress leader's recent «my name is not Rahul Savarkar» remark.
Speaking to reporters at Raj Bhavan, Dhankhar called upon those in position of power not to shirk responsibility as it is «no occasion to play politics». «How can an elected head of a government use public money to give advertisement in national media that there will be no NRC, no CAB in state? This advertisement is unconstitutional,» the governor said.
Since February 2013, a 90-meter-long tapestry depicting Njal’s Saga – the best-known Icelandic saga – has been in the making in Hvolsvöllur, Northwest Iceland.
At least 2, 780 students to benefit from scholarships and interest-free loans.
Most of those summoned are former board members of Rift Valley Water Works Development Agency.
Colby Covington's relentless trash talk is over for the time being at least after he suffered a fifth round TKO loss - and a broken jaw - to Kamaru Usman in the UFC 245 headliner. Where does the UFC's bad boy go from here? Read Full Article at RT.com
Wazito recently brought in Briton Stewart Hall as head coach.
Woods was keen to deflect attention from himself.
Veteran artistes accuse organisers of the event of side-lining them.
Kenya lost 17-5 to South Africa in the quarters.
Equity Bank beat KPA 63-59 in Game One.
A ticket holder in Quebec won the $9-million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.
It had been 72 years since a Holocaust survivor heard from a family he credited with saving his life. Now, at the age of 91, Adam Shtibel of Toronto is finally getting the chance to express his thanks.
Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Sunday accused the Congress of practising duplicity by keeping its alliance intact with Shiv Sena in Maharastra despite the Hindutva party support to Citizenship Amendment Bill. Mayawati accused the grand old party of duplicity in a series of tweets.
Addressing a press conference, Patra said former prime minister Indira Gandhi had called Savarkar «son of soil», while her grandson was referring to him in a derogatory note. «They stole the Gandhi name for political gains. He should give up the name of Gandhi. You (Rahul Gandhi) are a political deserter,» Patra alleged.
China has said that positive effects of the second informal summit between President Xi Jinping and PM Modi are gradually showing and it is keen to promote defence and security cooperation with India. Chinese ambassador Sun Weidong, in a interview to PTI, also said that discussions were under way between the two sides to operationalise a high-level economic and trade dialogue mechanism
UFC supervillain Colby Covington claimed he was the victim of an early referee stoppage in his fifth-round TKO defeat to Kamaru Usman in their welterweight title slugfest at UFC 245 in Las Vegas. Read Full Article at RT.com