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India slips on the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 list India slips on the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 list
- September 06, 2017

The fall was attributed to a drop in its research influence score and research income. Times Higher Education global rankings editorial director Phil Baty warned that Australian institutions were falling behind those in China and Hong Kong "who receive high and sustained levels of state funding". (more...)
Meghalaya: BJP Natl Prez Amit Shah to visit state on Sept 28! Meghalaya: BJP Natl Prez Amit Shah to visit state on Sept 28!
- September 06, 2017

The BJP chief stated that the NEDA should win three states out of the ambit of the grouping so far - Tripura, Meghalaya and Mizoram. The NEDA is a political coalition that was formed on May 24, 2016 by the BJP, along with regional political parties like the Naga People's Front, the Sikkim Democratic Front, the People's Party of Arunachal, the Asom Gana Parishad and the Bodoland People's Front in north-east India. (more...)
Misa Bharti's Delhi farmhouse attached by ED Misa Bharti's Delhi farmhouse attached by ED
- September 06, 2017

The officials of the Central Bureau of Investigation descended quickly on 3 farmhouses that are located in posh localities of Ghitorni, Bijwasan and Sainik Farms earlier. It had also arrested a chartered accountant, Rajesh Agrawal, who mediated and provided a cash amount of "Rs 90 lakh to the Jain brothers in advance so as to invest in Ms Mishail Packers and Printers Pvt Ltd as share premium". (more...)
Bribery trial for US Sen. Bob Menendez to open Wednesday Bribery trial for US Sen. Bob Menendez to open Wednesday
- September 06, 2017

If Menendez is convicted, Christie could chose a Republican to fill the vacant Senate seat, strengthening the GOP's thin majority in the U.S. Senate. Menendez was elected to the Senate when then Sen. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) will be able to appoint an interim successor for Menendez if he is convicted and steps down or is forced out of the Senate before mid-January, when Christie's term ends. (more...)
Cambodia opposition leader charged with treason, espionage Cambodia opposition leader charged with treason, espionage
- September 06, 2017

Kem Sokha's daughter, a party spokeswoman, said the opposition was in severe crisis since her father's sudden arrest Sunday, when armed police officers raided his house in the middle of the night and drove him to a remote prison on the border with Vietnam. (more...)
JD(U) petitions Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu for Sharad Yadav's disqualification JD(U) petitions Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu for Sharad Yadav's disqualification
- September 06, 2017

Sharad had defied the party's directive and had attended Lalu Prasad Yadav's rally in Patna . Addressing a press conference, Mr. Yadav, however, did not join other Opposition leaders in mocking Mr. "There have been precedents earlier of members stripped of their membership from the party". According to the memorandum, the party had told Yadav last month that if he attended the RJD rally in Patna , he would be indulging in anti-party activities and his presence at the rally would mean ... (more...)
John Kelly Doesn't Like Donald Trump, According to Closest Ally Keith Schiller John Kelly Doesn't Like Donald Trump, According to Closest Ally Keith Schiller
- September 06, 2017

Schiller is director of Oval Office operations, but many surveyed say he acts as a protector and wing man to the president. He plans to return to the private security industry, where his annual salary should greatly exceed the $165,000 he now receives from the government, according to the report. (more...)
Submarine hatch cause of journalist's death - suspect Submarine hatch cause of journalist's death - suspect
- September 06, 2017

Danish inventor Peter Madsen told a pre-trial custody hearing in Copenhagen 30-year-old Kim Wall then dropped to the floor and bled from an open skull fracture. Afterwards, Madsen could see she was badly hurt and was probably dead. Madsen, who has been in custody since 12 August on the lesser charge of negligent manslaughter, would appeal the decision and declined to submit to a voluntary psychiatric examination, his lawyer said. (more...)
CM Arvind Kejriwal to take up water portfolio CM Arvind Kejriwal to take up water portfolio
- September 06, 2017

Which leads for another case against Kejriwal for defaming him. The cost was imposed after Jaitley's counsel Manik Dogra informed the court that the chief minister's written statement to the suit was filed beyond the time of two weeks granted by this court on July 26. (more...)
Balance must be struck on European Union immigration after Brexit, says Fallon Balance must be struck on European Union immigration after Brexit, says Fallon
- September 06, 2017

The document proposed that low-skilled migrants from the European Union should be able to come to the United Kingdom for at most two years, with a limit of three to five years for those with more skills. London mayor Sadiq Khan branded the proposals "a blueprint on how to strangle our economy", while Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the plans were "wrong in principle and would be deeply economically damaging". (more...)
'Huge' prison riot reported in Kansas, multiple law enforcement agencies responding 'Huge' prison riot reported in Kansas, multiple law enforcement agencies responding
- September 06, 2017

Arif confirmed there was a "fire somewhere" at the prison, but he did not have further details. The Kansas Department of Corrections said an " inmate disturbance " occurred at the facility at around 9.30 pm Tuesday evening, adding that no injuries were reported at the time. (more...)
Lawmakers React to DACA Decision Lawmakers React to DACA Decision
- September 06, 2017

Today's decision by the White House to terminate DACA - and that is effectively what it attempts to do - will crush their dreams and weaken the American Dream for the rest of us. We can not admit everyone who would like to come here. "These are people right here in our communities", said Bernacet. "Congress and the American people now have an obligation to step up and show our neighbors that they're welcome here, in the only place they've ever called home", Biden said. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Trump offers 'full resources' in call with Florida Gov. Scott Hurricane Irma: Trump offers 'full resources' in call with Florida Gov. Scott
- September 06, 2017

Durda said the 8 a.m. forecast cone was shifting Irma more to the west. The most reliable computer models continue to show Irma continuing its westward movement before making a sharp turn to the north toward South Florida . Predicting the hurricane's path later in the week is more hard, but hurricane warnings have been posted for the Dominican Republic and watches for Haiti, Cuba and the Turks and Caicos Islands. (more...)
Canada-wide warrant issued in Edmonton strangulation death Canada-wide warrant issued in Edmonton strangulation death
- September 06, 2017

On Tuesday evening, Vancouver police arrested Tessman at a downtown homeless shelter and he is now charged with second-degree murder. He faces a charge of second-degree murder for the death of Valerie Maurice. A friend from Montreal said Maurice had started to distance herself from friends and had started contacting them less frequently. "But she doesn't listen [to] us". (more...)
Woman rescued by firies after Tinder date goes hilariously wrong Woman rescued by firies after Tinder date goes hilariously wrong
- September 06, 2017

Maybe you got wedged between two windows while trying to receive the poop you tried to throw out of someone's house. Smith claimed that he attempted to help his date back inside the bathroom but she became trapped in the window instead. (more...)
Modi in Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis Modi in Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis
- September 06, 2017

Modi had visited Myanmar in 2014 to attend the ASEAN-India Summit. With the PM visiting Myanmar, Amnesty International on Tuesday urged him to push the country's leadership to provide assistance to Rohingyas in the violence-hit Rakhine state. (more...)
SLCPD officer fired from part-time job after he cuffed, arrested nurse SLCPD officer fired from part-time job after he cuffed, arrested nurse
- September 06, 2017

In addition, officers will have to deal with "house supervisors" instead of nurses when they have a request. "That's your property. And when a patient comes in in a critical state, that blood is extremely important and I don't take it lightly", Wubbels said in an interview soon after the incident . (more...)
CPS students head back to school as CTU demands more funds CPS students head back to school as CTU demands more funds
- September 06, 2017

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner last week signed into law a new education funding formula that includes a $450 million funding boost for CPS through increased aid payments and pension contributions from the state and a local property tax increase. (more...)
Gas Prices In OKC Up 16.7 Cents In Past Week Gas Prices In OKC Up 16.7 Cents In Past Week
- September 06, 2017

This includes the Colonial Pipeline, which now has only suspended the Texas operations, while the remainder of the system continues to operate with available supply. As refineries work this week to get back online, auto experts say gas prices may continue to rise slightly, about 5 to 10 cents more . When the hurricane hit Texas, dumping a record amount of rainfall and flooding refineries and closing ports, it caused a massive problem. (more...)
Trump's DACA decision leaves Congress to find fix in short timeframe Trump's DACA decision leaves Congress to find fix in short timeframe
- September 06, 2017

In a statement he said , "However well-intentioned, President Obama's DACA program was a clear abuse of executive authority, an attempt to create law out of thin air". Protecting DACA recipients, however, is a popular stance with many GOP lawmakers. The Trump administration's anticipated move toward ending DACA received swift backlash, including from Obama himself. (more...)

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