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World Supreme Court agrees on early hearing of Ram temple case
Author: 0 Supreme Court agrees on early hearing of Ram temple case

The dispute issue has been pending since 2010 in the Supreme Court . Following the direction to maintain a status quo in 2011, the Supreme Court further directed that the disputed land shall not observe any religious activities except "pujas" at the makeshift Ram Lala temple.

World Cow vigilantism a state subject, Centre tells Supreme Court
Author: 0 Cow vigilantism a state subject, Centre tells Supreme Court

While stating that it condemns any form of violence, the Centre said that law and order is a state subject . "It does not support any kind of vigilantism by private persons", the centre said. Poonawalla and two others had sought directions to declare as unconstitutional the provisions in the laws of Karnataka, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand, which granted recognition to cow vigilante groups.

World Court asks Indian government to denounce cow vigilantes
Author: 0 Court asks Indian government to denounce cow vigilantes

Hearing a petition filed by Congress supporter Tehseen Poonawalla and others, the bench also recorded the statement by the counsel appearing for Gujarat that the police have taken action in a case of cow vigilantism, and all the accused are in jail.

World The Washington Post swings and misses at Jeff Sessions
Author: 0 The Washington Post swings and misses at Jeff Sessions

Kislyak was overheard by US spy agencies while he was informing his bosses that he had indeed discussed campaign-related matters with Sessions. Sessions is not in President Donald Trump's good graces now, but has suggested that he would stay on as AG until it is no longer "appropriate".

Author: 0 Senate rule deals setback to Republican healthcare bill

Or, they must remove the provisions, forcing Republicans to vote for a bill that would fund abortion procedures and incense their conservative base. "It is time for the Republican leadership to junk this bill and work with the American people on legislation which improves the Affordable Care Act, not destroys it".

World Seaplane disabled in East River, passengers rescued, FDNY says
Author: 0 Seaplane disabled in East River, passengers rescued, FDNY says

Authorities received a call at 5:33 p.m. of a plane down in the water near East 23rd Street, a fire department spokesman said. Several people are being rescued from a seaplane on the East River Friday evening. "First plane crash. Thanks NYC emergency folks". After the plane went down in the river, Lawrence posted an image showing his daughter and other unidentified passengers.

World Minneapolis chief says 'fresh eyes' needed
Author: 0 Minneapolis chief says 'fresh eyes' needed

Harteau said she couldn't address the fatal shooting in person earlier because she was away backpacking in the mountains and had tried to return sooner. The immigrants have been coming to Minnesota from their war-torn homeland since the 1990s, drawn by generous social services and the sense of community among the diaspora.

World No end in sight in British Columbia wildfire crisis
Author: 0 No end in sight in British Columbia wildfire crisis

Mounties in Lake Country, B.C., say they are continuing to investigate a "suspicious" fire that destroyed eight homes and have set up a dedicated tip line to encourage anyone with information to contact police. The fires include a 70-hectare blaze burning in the Purcell Wilderness Conservancy Provincial Park on the northeast side of Kootenay Lake. More than 3,400 firefighters and other personnel are now battling the blazes in B.C., including 836 from out of the province.

World Trump Spokesman Sean Spicer Resigns From White House
Author: 0 Trump Spokesman Sean Spicer Resigns From White House

He went on to say he doesn't have any "friction" with Spicer. While appearing on television certainly is part of the job of a White House communications director, the real job is to map out and execute an overall communications strategy, something Scaramucci doesn't appear to be qualified for.

World Facebook To Offer Publishers Subscription Model Support
Author: 0 Facebook To Offer Publishers Subscription Model Support

According to a media outlet, TheStreet, "A paywall is under construction in Facebook's Instant Articles section where the social network has agreements with select outlets to publish directly to the platform". The idea is to allow users to read 10 articles free of charge in order to encourage them to take a paid subscription. Some publishers have cut back on Instant Articles because they struggled to profit from it.

World 'We Take Confidentiality Seriously': Rosenstein Says Memo Leaks are Improper
Author: 0 'We Take Confidentiality Seriously': Rosenstein Says Memo Leaks are Improper

Watch the clip above, via Fox News. "The general proposition, I think, is quite clear". Rosenstein said he would not comment on that specific situation, which was his answer to a number of pointed questions about various topics. 'I've got to explain that I made the decision to appoint Director Mueller based upon his reputation. 'That's why I made that decision'. Mr. Mueller has has assembled a team of left leaning lawyers for the probe, including those who have donated to Democratic ...

World CBO: Latest ACA repeal proposal would leave 32M Americans uninsured Featured
Author: 0 CBO: Latest ACA repeal proposal would leave 32M Americans uninsured Featured

The nonpartisan CBO estimated Wednesday that the outright repeal would raise the number of uninsured people by 15 million next year along and by 22 million over the next decade. But the Senate bill does not change the ACA's cap on out-of-pocket costs. That number would increase to 27 million in 2020 after the elimination of Medicaid expansion and subsidies for insurance purchased through the exchanges, and then to 32 million by 2026.

World CBO Estimates Healthcare Premiums Would Double By 2026
Author: 0 CBO Estimates Healthcare Premiums Would Double By 2026

While the Senate GOP leadership had hoped to vote on this bill as soon as this week, the sudden announcement on July 17th by Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) of their opposition to BCRA has effectively killed the legislation as written.

World Trump's Mar-A-Lago Resort Just Requested Visas For 70 Foreign Workers
Author: 0 Trump's Mar-A-Lago Resort Just Requested Visas For 70 Foreign Workers

The foreign workers would come in under the H-2B visa program, a seasonal visa used to hire non-agricultural laborers when US companies can't find enough suitable Americans candidates. Two of President Donald Trump's private clubs in Florida have petitioned the government for authorization to bring in more foreign workers to serve as cooks, waiters and housekeepers, according to Department of Labor (DOL) records posted online Thursday.

World Iowa conservative activist nominated for USDA's top science post
Author: 0 Iowa conservative activist nominated for USDA's top science post

Via a statement from the White House yesterday, President Donald Trump announced his intent to fill two key USDA posts: Ted McKinney for Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, and Sam Clovis for Under Secretary of Research, Education and Economics.

World Vaghela jolts Congress, quits party on birthday
Author: 0 Vaghela jolts Congress, quits party on birthday

Vaghela, after announcing his decision to resign, claimed some Congress leaders had issued a "diktat" to partymen to not attend his birthday celebrations. He also accused the party of taking " supari ", a common term in some states for contract killing, from the BJP to let it win Gujarat, once dubbed the BJP's laboratory for testing its Hindutva politics.

World Mueller will surmount Trump's threats. Our democracy demands it.
Author: 0 Mueller will surmount Trump's threats. Our democracy demands it.

Mueller's investigation into the administration's alleged ties to Russian Federation. The "Tucker Carlson Tonight" host also said Trump might be losing sight of who his allies are in Washington by arguing it was not investment bank Goldman Sachs that elected him, but America's "long-ignored" middle class.

World OPEC Sees July Oil Output Increase By 145000 Bpd
Author: 0 OPEC Sees July Oil Output Increase By 145000 Bpd

U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled down $1.15 or 2.45 percent, at $45.77 a barrel. OPEC and some non-OPEC states, such as Russian Federation, have been trying to cut production 1.8 million bpd through the end of March 2018.

World Navy Crew Apparently To Blame For Deadly Destroyer Collision
Author: 0 Navy Crew Apparently To Blame For Deadly Destroyer Collision

Last month Reuters reported that an account of the incident by the Philippine cargo ship's captain said that the usa warship had failed to respond to warning signals or take evasive action before the collision. "It is premature to speculate on causation or any other issues", said Cutler. Initial findings suggest that the Fitzgerald crew not only did not acknowledge the ship was approaching, but sailors also failed to perform their duties in order to stop the impact, which left a large ...

World Sergey Lavrov suggests there may have been more meetings between Trump, Putin
Author: 0 Sergey Lavrov suggests there may have been more meetings between Trump, Putin

Late-night comedians were puzzled Wednesday night after hearing President Donald Trump had an undisclosed meeting with Vladimir Putin during the G-20 Summit. But it is unusual and can be risky for a president to speak directly to Putin without a USA translator present. While Lavrov laughed off speculation surrounding secret meetings between Trump and Putin, he spoke out adamantly against the USA presence in Syria, arguing there is a double standard that governs US policy toward ...

World Coutinho Not For Sale, Insists Klopp
Author: 0 Coutinho Not For Sale, Insists Klopp

Coutinho has always been linked with a move to Camp Nou, where he would have the chance to play with Brazil team-mate and close friend Neymar , but Klopp is having none of it. "He was out for a few games (last season) and then he came back and was not in the best shape". "But a very important message, maybe - we are not a selling club ".

World What does Japan think of its First Lady's English skills — BBCI
Author: 0 What does Japan think of its First Lady's English skills — BBCI

According to Donald Trump , she didn't even say hello to him while they sat together for over four hours . "So I'm sitting there". A video on YouTube shows first lady Abe giving an entire keynote speech in English at the High‐Level Symposium on Coastal Resilience: The Road to Sendai on October 2, 2014.

World Cancer-stricken McCain vows a return to work in US Congress
Author: 0 Cancer-stricken McCain vows a return to work in US Congress

For almost 45 years, the ABTA has funded brain tumor research and provided patients and families with access to resources and information to help them better understand and cope with their diagnosis, their treatment options and their side effects.

World Scaramucci Said to Join White House as Spicer Reported to Resign
Author: 0 Scaramucci Said to Join White House as Spicer Reported to Resign

He blew a kiss to the press after he left the briefing room. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigned on Friday , telling President Donald Trump that he vehemently disagreed with the appointment of NY financier Anthony Scaramucci as communications director .