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Will end the rule of betrayal within a week — TTV Dhinakaran Will end the rule of betrayal within a week — TTV Dhinakaran
- September 16, 2017

Stalin, in his petition, had sought a direction to the Governor to order a floor test for the Palanisami government, claiming that it has lost its majority in view of the 19 MLAs expressing their lack of confidence in the Chief Minister. "Such facts would demonstrate how a deliberate attempt to delay a floor test to help the minority government, to allow it to remain in power, is being made". (more...)
Home Ministry cancels foreign funding license for JNU, DU and IIT Delhi Home Ministry cancels foreign funding license for JNU, DU and IIT Delhi
- September 16, 2017

The Doon School Old Boys Association, Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College (Delhi), Dr. Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust, Dr Ram Monohar Lohia International Trust and the Co-ordinating Voluntary Adoption Resource Agency are also on the list of organisations who can no longer be funded by anyone outside India, Hindustan Times reported . (more...)
Tunisia Just Took A Big Step Forward On Muslim Women's Rights Tunisia Just Took A Big Step Forward On Muslim Women's Rights
- September 16, 2017

The plan has drawn the ire of Muslim clerics, who consider marriage rules unquestionable in Islamic Shariah law, on which the Tunisian legal system is based. The new law includes the removal of a lacuna in the penal code that allows rapists to go scot-free if they marry their victims. The office of the Mufti of the republic has backed the president's women's rights initiative, but the highest authority of Sunni Islam, Al Azhar, has spoken against it, in particular regarding inheritance ... (more...)
Bomb Explodes On Packed London Subway Train Bomb Explodes On Packed London Subway Train
- September 16, 2017

Asked if it was clear whether the person responsible was on the train at the time, Mr Rowley said: "It's very much a live investigation and we are following down the lines of inquiry as I said". "We would advise people to avoid the area", the spokesman added . Israel's ambassador to London , Mark Regev, wrote that "Israel stands in solidarity with the people of London ". (more...)
ACLU asks court to immediately halt transgender troops ban ACLU asks court to immediately halt transgender troops ban
- September 16, 2017

Slamming the Trump administration's "abrupt, irrational and unconstitutional" ban on transgender people serving in the military, the ACLU and transgender armed services members asked a federal judge Thursday to block the ban. The absence of the language makes the bill more likely to obtain support from Republican senators who objected to Trump's ban, but didn't outright support transgender military service or transition-related health care. (more...)
GoI to file affidavit on Rohingyas in SC on Monday: Rajnath GoI to file affidavit on Rohingyas in SC on Monday: Rajnath
- September 16, 2017

Earlier in the day, there were reports saying that Central government informed the Supreme Court that it can not allow Rohingya Muslims to stay in India as refugees since they pose a threat to the national security. "It undermines India's security", he added. The affidavit has to be filed following a Supreme Court directive in response to a petition filed by two Rohingya immigrants, Mohammad Salimullah and Mohammad Shaqir, claiming that they had taken refuge in India following ... (more...)
Trump reignites racial controversy over Charlottesville violence Trump reignites racial controversy over Charlottesville violence
- September 16, 2017

Lawmakers from Virginia said Congress spoke with "a unified voice" to unequivocally condemn the August unrest, in which a rally by far-right extremists turned violent and a counter-demonstrator was killed when a vehicle driven by a suspected white supremacist plowed into a crowd. (more...)
New Confederates explain why they're here as Richmond braces for rally New Confederates explain why they're here as Richmond braces for rally
- September 16, 2017

The event comes about a month after a rally of white nationalists in Charlottesville prompted in part by the city's decision to remove a Confederate monument descended into deadly violence. We call on Mayor Levar M. Stoney and Police Chief Alfred Durham to protect the law-abiding, peace-loving citizens of Richmond by rounding up these out of town criminals and locking them up. (more...)
Haley: N. Korea Will Be 'Front and Center' at UN Assembly Haley: N. Korea Will Be 'Front and Center' at UN Assembly
- September 16, 2017

And at that point there is not a whole lot the security council is going to be able to do from here when you have cut 90% of the trade and 30% of the oil. "It's not what we'd prefer to do". McMaster, also an Army lieutenant general, called on "all nations to address this problem short of war". He said "denuclearization" is the only acceptable outcome. (more...)
CT lawmakers return to Capitol for budget votes CT lawmakers return to Capitol for budget votes
- September 16, 2017

Malloy said the Democrats' budget would not increase the income or sales taxes, would cut spending by hundreds of millions of dollars and would restore hundreds of millions of dollars in town aid. Friday. GOP leaders said there would be no vote on the state budget either Friday. "We'll find out tomorrow when the machines open", Aresimowicz said. (more...)
Trump re-ups his support for merit-based immigration plan
- September 16, 2017

But Trump said in a tweet: "No deal was made last night on DACA ". "The WALL, which is already under construction in the form of new renovation of old and existing fences and walls, will continue to be built", Trump said , referring to the proposed barrier along the US-Mexico border. (more...)
Trump administration releases 22 names of visitors to Mar-a-Lago Trump administration releases 22 names of visitors to Mar-a-Lago
- September 16, 2017

The department claimed in a letter on Friday that the rest of the names will be kept secret, a decision that will be challenged by ethics groups. That still mostly a secret, as the Department of Homeland Security opted Friday to release only 22 names-all from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit in February. (more...)
Vietnam braces for 'strongest storm in a decade' Vietnam braces for 'strongest storm in a decade'
- September 16, 2017

The eye of the storm skirted Vietnam's most important coffee growing areas and the rains it brought were largely seen as beneficial to the trees, coffee traders said. Schools closed, flights cancelled, boats are banned from leaving. communist regime paved ground. The government said Thursday it had a quarter of a million soldiers on standby along with a fleet of vehicles and boats at the ready. (more...)
Deaths at Florida Nursing Home after Irma Deaths at Florida Nursing Home after Irma
- September 16, 2017

Three patients were found dead in the facility and others were "in need of immediate transport", officials said. The deaths happened at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills at 1200 N. Authorities have warned that these devices can be deadly, noting they can easily sicken or kill people inside homes. But after more deaths sparked new questions about conditions at the center, the body was claimed by the medical examiner. (more...)
IT dept searches premises of onion traders in Lasalgaon IT dept searches premises of onion traders in Lasalgaon
- September 16, 2017

Teams of Income Tax department today carried out searches at 25 premises of seven major onion traders in Nashik's Lasalgaon, one of the biggest onion markets in the country. Onion prices at India's largest wholesale market for the vegetable in Maharashtra fell by 35 per cent on Thursday. This decision came against the backdrop of onions prices surging abnormally despite the supply of onions in the market was better in 2017 than past year, during the same period. (more...)
Anthem Expands Obamacare Options in Virginia to Fill Gaps Anthem Expands Obamacare Options in Virginia to Fill Gaps
- September 16, 2017

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said earlier this week that 63 counties nationwide could be "bare counties", with no insurers selling the Obamacare plans. U.S. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) issued a joint statement following the announcement. It's time for the Trump Administration to stop their efforts to sabotage and destabilize the markets, which resulted in fewer choices and higher premiums for 2018. (more...)
Mother of missing Hoggle children indicted on murder charges Mother of missing Hoggle children indicted on murder charges
- September 16, 2017

Her children, Sarah and Jacob Hoggle, were ages 3 and 2 respectively when they were last seen in September 2014. Police believed that Catherine was the last person to see the children, but she has not answered questions about them for the past three years, a period she has spent in a state psychiatric hospital. (more...)
A Shaken Caribbean Turns To Recovery After Irma's Destruction A Shaken Caribbean Turns To Recovery After Irma's Destruction
- September 16, 2017

Martin , Category 4 Hurricane Jose threatened the area, halting evacuations for hours before heading out to sea and causing little additional damage. The retired Spurs legend did his part for victims of Hurricane Harvey , and when Hurricane Irma hit Duncan's birthplace of the U.S. Virgin Islands among other places, he was also on hand pledging his own money as well as urging others to donate via his moving piece in The Players' Tribune . (more...)
Trump tweet sparks rebuke from May Trump tweet sparks rebuke from May
- September 16, 2017

In a flurry of early-morning tweets , Trump called the explosion another attack "by a loser terrorist" and suggested London police missed an opportunity to prevent it. She said that investigators were still trying to identify the suspected bomber, dismissing suggestions by the United States president that police knew who was responsible. (more...)
Not So Fast Ladies, This Hot Cop Is Highly Problematic Not So Fast Ladies, This Hot Cop Is Highly Problematic
- September 16, 2017

The other screenshot came from 2011, in which Hamill said: "so I find it amusing that people will talk about how our government needs to do something about our economy and in reality it's YOU who needs to stop taking advantage of our system and get a life and do something with your life". (more...)