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CBI files chargesheet against Shahabuddin in Rajdeo Ranjan murder case CBI files chargesheet against Shahabuddin in Rajdeo Ranjan murder case
- August 24, 2017

CBI has charged Shahabuddin, now lodged in Tihar jail, under the Indian Penal Code sections related to criminal conspiracy and murder and provisions of Arms Act. Rohit Kumar Soni, Rajesh Kumar, Rishu Kumar Jaiswal and Sonu Kumar Gupta. "But the CBI does not have a strong case as it has several missing links". Initially, the murder was probed by the special investigation team of the Bihar police but later the investigation was handed over to the CBI on request from the victim's wife Asha ... (more...)
Research Ratings: United Technologies Corporation (UTX), MetLife, Inc. (MET)
- August 24, 2017

Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) has risen 24.03% since August 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.11% the S&P500. Artisan Partners Limited Partnership increased its stake in United Technologies Corp (UTX) by 4.65% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
US Fleet Commander To Be Removed After Warship Collision US Fleet Commander To Be Removed After Warship Collision
- August 24, 2017

McCain docked at Singapore", it said. On Tuesday, US Navy and Marine divers found remains of missing sailors inside sealed sections of the damaged hull of the John S. Ten American U.S. Navy Sailors were reported missing after the collision. The mother of a Texas sailor said her son, John Hoagland, was among the missing and had served aboard the warship since October. (more...)
Trump Aide Sent Email About Possible Meeting With Campaign, Putin Trump Aide Sent Email About Possible Meeting With Campaign, Putin
- August 24, 2017

Congressional investigators have found an email from a top Trump campaign aide that referenced an attempt previous year to connect officials with Russian President Vladimir Putin , CNN reported Wednesday . meeting with Russians connected to Putin. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has come under scrutiny in recent months for his previously undisclosed talks with former Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak - meetings he denied during his Senate confirmation hearings earlier this ... (more...)
Militant killed by Army in Handwara forests turned to be civilian Militant killed by Army in Handwara forests turned to be civilian
- August 24, 2017

Sources said that several protesters sustained injuries in the clashes. The man, identified as 21-year-old Shadab Bashir Mir, was shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara district. As soon as the meeting ended, the local offered the funeral prayers and are finalising the last rites of slain Shahid, locals said. "Massive protests are going on in the area and youths of the village have refused to bury the slain as they are demanding justice", said the locals. (more...)
Syrian Air Force Attacks Daesh Positions on Border With Lebanon Syrian Air Force Attacks Daesh Positions on Border With Lebanon
- August 24, 2017

Government forces are fighting against Syrian opposition groups, who strive to overthrow President Bashar Assad, as well as numerous extremist and terrorist groups, such as the Daesh and Jabhat Fatah al Sham, also outlawed in Russian Federation. (more...)
Cell phone video captures student assaulting teacher in Wisconsin classroom Cell phone video captures student assaulting teacher in Wisconsin classroom
- August 24, 2017

The teacher then walks away and the student comes up and punches him in the face. "He is kind of like a helper", Miramontes said. The US high school pupil was arrested after punching the staff member to the ground during a disagreement. (more...)
Charlottesville covers controversial Confederate statue with black drape Charlottesville covers controversial Confederate statue with black drape
- August 24, 2017

Several stone figures have been targeted following the violence involving white-nationalists or supremacists and counter protesters in Charlottesville which left one woman dead. Statues in cities like New Orleans were removed prior to the rally, but many more have been taken down after the flashpoint rally. The anger highlights the debate over the display of the Confederate battle flag and other symbols of the rebel side in the Civil War, which was fought over the issue of slavery. (more...)
Mattis: US Sanctions Will Stay Until Russia Changes Behavior Mattis: US Sanctions Will Stay Until Russia Changes Behavior
- August 24, 2017

US Defense Secretary James Mattis vowed continued US support for Ukraine in the face of Russian "aggression" as he met with the country's leaders in Kiev on Thursday. But the issue of lethal weapons is still under consideration, he added. He recalled a statement by U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that the United States would insist on restoring Ukraine's territorial integrity and guaranteeing the security of all Ukrainian citizens. (more...)
Qatar criticizes Saudi Qatar criticizes Saudi "political manipulation" of hajj
- August 24, 2017

Last week, Riyadh announced that it would open its borders with Qatar to allow Muslim pilgrims' access to Mecca to observe their Hajj rituals. An official source in the Qatar Civil Aviation Authority on Monday "described as baseless the news. (more...)
Macron in line for Czech visit in first half of 2018 Macron in line for Czech visit in first half of 2018
- August 24, 2017

Other issues on Macron's agenda during his three-day visit are European defense and migration policies. Macron said the new principles could include shortening the time the workers could be posted to the wealthier states. A senior French diplomat said that was a deliberate signal to Warsaw and Budapest. The four leaders met in the Austrian city of Salzburg. Macron is pushing for the duration of these contracts to be limited to one year rather than two under a new European Commission ... (more...)
Triple talaq to be banned in India Triple talaq to be banned in India
- August 24, 2017

The bench held that the practice of triple talaq is not protected by Article 25 of the Constitution which guarantees Freedom of Religion. Q: After a judgment on triple talaq , do you think the other two practices followed by the Muslim community, Nikah Halala and Nikah Halala , should also be challenged in the court? The wrong interpretations or what is not written in any religion unfortunately has become a practice which is discriminatory to either gender or violates personal ... (more...)
De Lima seeks to attend Senate probe into Delos Santos' slay De Lima seeks to attend Senate probe into Delos Santos' slay
- August 24, 2017

Delos Santos was described as being a hardworking and studious boy who had no involvement in drugs. Several witnesses have claimed the police beat the boy in custody, and then gave him a gun and forced him to run before shooting him. According to Rappler , Police Officer Arnel Oares was "prompted to return fire" that killed the boy. "It is a well-known and unfortunate fact that Kian is not the first casualty in the so-called 'war on drugs, ' nor the first to be killed under suspicious ... (more...)
Imran Khan urges people to attend public gathering in Sukkur tomorrow Imran Khan urges people to attend public gathering in Sukkur tomorrow
- August 24, 2017

Imran came hard on Trump and said he had no understanding of Afghanistan and the region. "The prime objective of my visit is to raise awareness among the masses about their adverse situation and how they could get out of it", Khan further says in his video message. (more...)
Kremlin aide upbeat after first meeting with USA envoy for Ukraine Kremlin aide upbeat after first meeting with USA envoy for Ukraine
- August 24, 2017

After a telephone conversation between Russian, French, Ukrainian Presidents Vladimir Putin, Emmanuel Macron and Petro Poroshenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the four sides have announced their support for a proposed new ceasefire deal in east Ukraine. (more...)
Pakistani FM to visit US Pakistani FM to visit US
- August 24, 2017

Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif will visit the United States in a few days for talks with his US counterpart on bilateral and regional issues, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. Those that harbour terrorist networks must eliminate them", Lt Gen (Retd) Keith Kellogg, Executive Secretary and Chief of Staff of the National Security Council, wrote in an op-ed to Breitbart News. (more...)
Navy says 10 sailors missing in collision at sea Navy says 10 sailors missing in collision at sea
- August 24, 2017

Singapore and Malaysia both said the incident took place in their territorial waters, as the warship and oil tanker collided near the rocky outcrop of Pedra Branca, an area that has always been contested by both countries. The US Navy ship was heading to Singapore for a routine visit. "I don't want to speculate, but this is a busy area", he said, adding that the sea could be rough in the area. (more...)
Trump to give speech on Afghanistan strategy Trump to give speech on Afghanistan strategy
- August 24, 2017

Sean Spicer resigned as White House press secretary due to this unrest in the administration. Indeed, Breitbart wasted no time taking Mr. Trump to task on Tuesday for his newly announced Afghanistan plan. While Bannon was the most visible proponent of this nationalism, there are still plenty others in the administration who seek this shift of emphasis in U.S. (more...)
Scandal-Struck Malaysian Prime Minister to Visit President Trump in Washington Scandal-Struck Malaysian Prime Minister to Visit President Trump in Washington
- August 24, 2017

Reuters reported that U.S. relations with Malaysia, which the United States sees as an important partner in standing up to China's extensive territorial claims in East Asia, had improved under former President Barack Obama, who in 2014 became the first USA president to visit the country in 50 years. (more...)
Finnish police arrest two new suspects Finnish police arrest two new suspects
- August 24, 2017

An 18-year-old man arrested in Finland's first terrorist attack admitted Tuesday to killing two people and injuring eight , but denied any intent to murder, his lawyer said. Four other Moroccan citizens were arrested after the attack. "He spoke of Finns as infidels and asked for tips on how to join IS", public broadcaster YLE reported. (more...)