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Violent cow vigilantes are back: Thrash 5 near Delhi; Police books victims


A video had surfaced on social media, where the attackers can be seen pinning one of the victims on the ground and chanting " Jai Hanuman " and " Bharat Mata ki Jai ". Rearing of cow is not a matter of religion, said Bhagwat. Azad's family, who came to his rescue, were assaulted too. The latest incident of violence in the name of cow protection took place on Saturday morning when the five victims, including the driver of the auto rickshaw in which they were travelling, were beaten up by some ... Read More »

Sushma flays Rahul for 'women in shorts at RSS' remark


She said one should explain the benefits a working woman brings for the family. Swaraj's comments come days after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi accused the RSS, the parent body of the BJP , of being anti-women. The NDA government has also taken many steps to ensure financial independence for women, such as giving them loans without security under the Mudra scheme, the Union minister added. Read More »

Segregation at Islamic faith school is 'unlawful sex discrimination'

In 2016 the High Court found that Ofsted inspectors were wrong to penalise the mixed-sex school because of its policy of gender segregation. The Muslim Council of Britain criticised the ruling, saying there were other faith schools around the United Kingdom that separated boys and girls but were not facing similar action. Read More »

At least 6 killed in northern Kenya school raid


He and another three people stormed the school in the wee hours of Saturday, October 14 and first killed the security guard before heading to the boys' dormitory where they went into a shooting spree. Pleas by police officers at the station to cool down the angry parents and residents fell on deaf ears as they bayed for the suspect's blood. PHOTO | NATIONBy JEREMIAH KIPLANG'ATResidents of Kakuma refugee camp have lynched a suspect accused of murdering five students and a night guard at ... Read More »

North Korea warns Australia for supporting USA military


North Korea again threatened on Friday October 13th 2017 with firing missiles near the American island of Guam at Washington's military deployment in the region, the same day that the United States and Seoul announced new naval maneuvers in waters off the Korean peninsula. Read More »

Somalia: several killed in Mogadishu truck bomb


Police say people are trapped under the rubble of a hotel that was largely destroyed when a massive truck bomb exploded in Somalia's capital. "Two civilians were killed", Siyad Farah, a police major, told Reuters, adding that a suspect had been caught on suspicion of planting explosives. Read More »

Ireland Issues Wind Warning for Monday as Ophelia Nears Coast


In these regions, there will be wind speeds in excess of 80 km/h and gusts in excess of 130km/h are expected, potentially causing structural damage and disruption. The remnants of the storm are set to hit much of the west coast of the country on Monday. 'A yellow wind warning has been enforced already over the western parts of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland as we expect to get winds of up to 60/70mph and gusts as high as 80mph from about midday through to midnight. Read More »

Tumhari Sulu Trailer: Vidya Balan becomes 'Saree Wali Bhabhi'


It is to be mentioned here that Vidya will soon be seen in the film "Tumari Sulu" which a story based ona woman named Sulochana, whose short name is Sulu. The character of Vidya's husband is played by Manav Kaul and the role of the RJ is played by a popular Mumbai RJ Malishka. Yesterday, T-series released the striking poster for it and the hype for the comedy movie has been building ever since, so the arrival of the full trailer should be a treat for the fans, and it looks to be like another ... Read More »

French army charter plane crashes in Ivory Coast, four Moldovans killed


The aircraft, an Antonov carrying ten persons on board, was chartered by the French army within the framework of the counter-terrorism operation Barkhane in the Sahel, according to this source who spoke on condition of anonymity. Ange Koutaye Ismael, a 19-year-old student, told The Associated Press he saw the four bodies carried out of the airplane, which had been broken in two in the shallow waters. Read More »

Jordanian king welcomes Palestinian reconciliation deal


Internal Palestinian strife has been a major obstacle to peacemaking, with Hamas having fought three wars with Israel since 2008 and continuing to call for its destruction. Leading member of the Hamas movement, Saleh al-Arouri, announced on Saturday that the Palestinian Authority will be handed control of the Gaza Strip crossings in early November. Read More »

Sri Lanka players refuse to visit Pakistan for final T20I

Earlier, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi met SLC officials, and they assured Sethi to send their team to Pakistan for the match scheduled on October 29. It has been learnt that around 40 centrally contracted Sri Lankan players in a letter have indicated the same to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC). " Pakistan has been one our closest allies and we don't want to let them down", the source added. Read More »

Analysts See $0.36 EPS for Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP)

About 2,891 shares traded. It has underperformed by 0.85% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $41.56 million. The Firm has two divisions: Video and Cable Edge. (NYSE: MMP ). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 0% or 4,245 shares. The Leverage Ratio of EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) is 0.344884. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Enable Midstream Partners, from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Read More »

Daesh surrenders Raqqa to US-backed SDF - monitor


It did not say where they would be taken to. The SDF Kurdish-led forces have been battling for Raqqa since June, backed by USA coalition airstrikes, intelligence and advisers on the ground. Around 1,500 civilians had been able to safely make it to SDF lines within the last week, he added. An activist group that reports on Raqqa, Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently, said on its Facebook page that dozens of buses had arrived in Raqqa overnight, after travelling from the northern Raqqa ... Read More »

Modi's Bihar visit - many infrastructure development may start


Modi will launch a number of development projects in Patna . He also urged universities to move from conventional teaching to innovative learning and involve alumni associations more actively. PM will also lay foundation stone of the four-lane bridge on river Koshi between Birpur and Bihpur section in Supaul and two-lane road between Maheshkut and Purnia and four sewage treatment plants (STP) in Patna . Read More »

Uttarakhand Cong passes resolution to make RaGa party chief


Rahul Gandhi posted a series of tweets wherein he targeted the Prime Minister over the latter's home state Gujarat. Adityanath also said that Rahul Gandhi was talking about development of Gujarat when he himself hasn't developed his parliamentary constituency Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. Read More »

Gauri Lankesh murder: SIT reveals sketches of two suspects


Gauri Lankesh was shot dead at close range by unknown assailants at her home on the night of September 5. A month after senior journalist Gauri Lankesh was murdered outside her house in Bengaluru's upscale locality, Karnataka Police officials on Saturday released sketches of the suspected killers and asked for "public help". Read More »

Huge success for J&K Police: Kills top Lashkar terrorist Waseem Shah


The Army says that the operation is still underway and they are trying to ascertain the presence of a third terrorist. Two terrorists, Wasim Shah and Hafiz Nisar, were gunned down by the security forces. Situation in the area is tense. He said that after the news about the killings of the LeT terrorists spread in the area, announcements were made through mosque public address systems asking people to come out and stage protests. Read More »

The United States Withdraws From UNESCO


But in addition to the controversial decision to admit the Palestinians in 2011, it has been the scene of repeated diplomatic flare-ups after efforts led by Arab countries to pass resolutions critical of Israel . She called Washington's step a "loss to multilateralism". The withdrawal was confirmed Thursday by US officials speaking on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to be publicly named discussing the decision. Read More »

Starting to develop much better relationship with Pakistan


The couple were kidnapped in Afghanistan in 2012, and US intelligence on Wednesday told Pakistan that the hostages had been moved over the border into northwestern Pakistan, according to an army statement. Boyle's father, Patrick Boyle, said his son simply wanted to return straight home. This was the first high-level US delegation's visit to Pakistan after Trump had criticised Pakistan for providing "safe havens" to terrorists, while unveiling the new strategy for South Asia and Afghanistan. Read More »

Case against Talwars hinged on suspicion, tutored witnesses


However, we are happy that they have been acquitted."Indian Medical Association president Dr K K Aggarwal simply said, "The Talwars got justice."A representative of the Association of Medical Clinics of Noida, Dr K C Sood, expressed happiness that the couple was given the benefit of doubt."Unless there is conclusive evidence one should not be punished". Read More »

Conte family feel closer to Chelsea now


Conte today addressed claims he was eager to return to Italy. Speaking to Milan radio station Radio Rossonera, Mirabelli said: "We already have a manager and we are not thinking of Conte nor about other managers". Musonda hit the headlines this week after venting his frustration at a lack of playing time at Stamford Bridge via a cryptic message on Instagram . Read More »