Phadnis claims that the conviction and hanging - on November 15, 1949 - of Nathuram Godse and Narayan Apte for the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi was one of the biggest cover-ups in history. He argued that appeals filed by the convicts were dismissed in 1949 by the East Punjab High Court, following which the Privy Council sent the matter back on the ground that the Supreme Court of India would come into existence in January 1950.
The Trump administration will complete a process that former President Barack Obama started in January, when he temporarily lifted the penalties. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because Congress has yet to be notified. Citizens of Sudan were removed from the United States travel ban restrictions last month. "Today, the United States made a decision to revoke economic sanctions with respect to Sudan and the Government of Sudan under Executive Orders 13067 and 13412, in ...
He's been very clear that that's his number one priority. Trey Yingst of One America News asked Sanders if she thought the president wanted to see the Senate Intelligence Committee investigate media organizations. The confusion and concern dragged on into Friday. A reporter asked Sanders if Trump saw a distinction between actual fake news , which is being explored tangentially by the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of its Russian Federation probe, and what he calls "fake news", or ...
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned that his country will close its border with Iraqi Kurdistan as part of new sanctions following an independence vote by Iraqi Kurds earlier this month. The Kurds voted overwhelmingly in support of breaking from Iraq to form an independent state , sending tensions spiraling with the central government in Baghdad and with Iraq's neighbors, who fear similar Kurdish separatist sentiment on their soil.
With Republicans in charge of both houses , and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday dismissing any kind of gun legislation at the moment, the bills face an uphill battle. "I told my wife right away that it's not fully automatic weapons", Duane Spooner of Duane's Rifle Repair explained. The United States has restricted civilian purchase of fully automatic weapons since the 1930s, but not equipment amplifying firepower of weapons.
Signed by San Juan's Catholic Archbishop, Roberto González Nieves, St. Thomas" Catholic Bishop Herbert A. Bevard and the Evangelical Bible Society Head Reverend Heriberto Martínez, it added: "Our islands cannot pay debt until we've rebuilt and we see positive economic recovery.
As America grapples with the deadliest mass shooting in its history, officials are reacting cautiously to an ISIS claim that Paddock, 64, had carried out Sunday night's massacre on behalf of the jihadist group. "Someone shooting high down into a crowd - of course we have looked at that". However, Paddock went on to kill at least 50 and injure another 400 on Sunday fire on an outdoor country music festival.
Goals from Moreno Rodrigo, Isco and Thiago Alcantara in the first half were enough for the Spain to qualify from the group having gained 25 points after matchday-nine. On the whistles he faced as the tide turned against Italy in Turin, Ventura added: "Italy should never be whistled, the team represents all of us".
This post has been updated. Whether he was a fan of Trump's or not before Wednesday, Gunderson certainly is now. Asked by a reporter what made the president seem so comforting, the teen said: "I don't know, I guess tone of voice and, just, the way he was".
The NRA , which famously opposes virtually any hint of new restrictions, said in a statement: "The National Rifle Association is calling on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) to immediately review whether these devices comply with federal law".
Recordings soon developed indicating Bergdahl in imprisonment by the Taliban, and the United States watched him with drones, spies and satellites as in the background negotiations played out in fits and begins. According to a motion from Bergdahl's attorneys, Trump has referred to Bergdahl as a "traitor", and "a no-good traitor", and "a dirty, rotten traitor".
The EC will be hearing the dispute citing the urgency in the matter after the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court had directed the Commission to sort out the matter before 31 October. Ramachandran". The counsel for Ms Sasikala countered the arguments of the rival camp on her elevation and that of Mr Dhinakaran in the party after Jayalalithaa's death, reminding the Commission of its March 22 order which said that the issue of election symbol alone would be decided and that it would not go ...
Saudi Arabia was added to the report , submitted to the UN Security Council on Thursday, over its alleged role in the deaths of nearly 700 children in Yemen. "Ban described his decision to remove the coalition from the list as one of the most "painful and hard, ' but stood by his choice warning that 'millions of other children would suffer grievously" in places such as Palestine, South Sudan and Syria if funding were cut", Al-Jazeera reported on Wednesday.
Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa also said the Air Force is capable of countering China and is ready to take on the challenge of a two-front war. Addressing the annual press conference ahead of the Air Force Day of 8 October, Dhanoa said: "Our capabilities against China adequate".
Las Vegas police said Paddock rented hotel rooms near a concert featuring Chance the Rapper in Las Vegas about a week before the mass shooting, which occurred farther down the strip. Concertgoers have been told to ask to arrive earlier and to allow extra time to pass through security screening. It was unclear if Paddock ever used the rooms or was in Chicago during the festival, according to the law enforcement official, who was not authorized to discuss the case publicly.
A plot to detonate bombs in Times Square and the New York City subway system and to open fire at concert venues past year was quietly thwarted, federal authorities disclosed on Friday. Haroon was arrested in September 2016 in Pakistan, and Salic was arrested in the Philippines in April of this year. On May 20, 2016, Talha Haroon, a United States citizen from Pakistan, told an undercover agent that Times Square was "a ideal spot to hit them" and suggested that the plan could include a "d$3 ...
Current projections from the National Hurricane Center show the storm grazing the tip of Mexico before taking a sharp right in the Gulf and making landfall somewhere between MS and the northwest corner of Florida. Nate is set to roil commodities markets once again by halting oil and gas output in the Gulf and threatening orange and cotton crops. State officials hope that means New Orleans won't run into problems with its pumps being able to handle the water.
The MS-13 smear Trump deployed does track Gillespie's own borderline racist ads attacking Northam for breaking a tie in the State Senate against a bill that would preemptively outlaw "sanctuary cities" (Virginia has none now), which has little to do with MS-13, but whatever.
The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, the Switzerland-based coalition of civil society groups that led successful efforts to approve a nuclear weapons ban treaty. 3-The group International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, which won the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize, created ICAN in 2006, formally launching it a year later.
Finally, he ended with "and we also love Puerto Rico " this time in a regular tone. President Trump offered his and the prayer of a nation to the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico , and of the devastating quake in Mexico. Trump saw fit to praise Latinas for the growth in businesses lead by Hispanic-American females, much to the delight of those screaming in the crowd.
Sunday's attack on concert-goers was the deadliest in recent United States history. As law enforcement officials investigate the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history, people are coming together to honor the victims. Mourners gathered at a roadside candlelight vigil on the evening of Thursday, October 5, to pay tribute to the victims of the shooting at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas that killed 59 people.
Almost 500 people were also injured when Paddock, 64, strafed an outdoor country rock concert with gunfire on Sunday night from his 32nd-floor suite of the Mandalay Bay hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. But the president did not go to Vegas yesterday to address the incredible insanity of a high-roller named Stephen Paddock checking into the Mandalay Bay hotel with enough rifles to arm a platoon, not to mention the legal bump stocks that turned them into machine guns.
Two other soldiers were wounded in the incident and are receiving medical treatment at a U.S. Army hospital in Germany. Another soldier from a "partner nation" had also died in the attack, it said - without specifying their nationality. In a statement, U.S. Africa Command said the forces were with a joint U.S. and Nigerien patrol north of Niamey, near the Mali border, when they came under hostile fire.
The railway police has said that they are probing if the girl fell from the running train on the opposite tracks or whether she jumped off in front of an oncoming train. The police are trying to trace her mobile phone, which they believe might have been stolen. The police has also found an eyewitness, whose statement will be recorded on Friday.
Green Bay is being buoyed by Rodgers with the hope of them getting healthy as the season moves along and becoming really risky. This is an absolute revenge game. Irving had four sacks, four forced fumbles, and 17 combined tackles in 15 games last season. It did, however, put the Packers on the map and really propelled them to the Super Bowl in 1996.
The proximity of the Mediterranean with the Red Sea provides an important strategic supply point to the kingdom. An MOU was also signed with LITASCO, the Swiss-based global and marketing arm of Lukoil, one of Russia's largest oil companies.
But experts said the directive clearly tilted the balance very far in favor of people of faith who do not want to recognize same-sex marriage. Sessions's memo said the IRS should not treat religious organizations different from secular nonprofits.
Where were they when people there were suffering? Effigies of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee were also burnt in various parts of the state. Darjeeling Superintendent of Police Akhilesh Chaturvedi confirmed the arrest of the accused who have been identified as Chandan Thapa and Shanti Gurung.
The two sides have an interest in co-operating on a number of fronts. He also said he thought Trump was listening to Russia's views on the crisis. Riyadh has agreed to purchase S-400 air defense missile system from Russian Federation, according to Saudi television station al-Arabiya. In 2016, HE Novak visited Saudi Aramco when he visited the Kingdom and met with HE Khalid Al-Falih, minister of energy, industry, and mineral resources, Saudi Arabia , and chairman, Saudi Aramco, and ...
Authorities searched the school and the lockdown was lifted soon after. Similar threats were made to schools in five states across the U.S., police said on Wednesday. In a message thread with a student at the school, the teen allegedly wrote: "We shooting up your school tomorrow no one safe". Police are investigating whether a second student had the gun earlier in the day.
According to data from the National Meteorological Administration, the epicenter was in the Pacific Ocean at a depth of 10 km. There have been no immediate reports of casualties or damage. authorities said. Last month large swathes of Mexico City were virtually reduced to ruin after a magnitude 7.1 quake caused devastation on a massive scale.
Soon the number of activists swelled to a few hundred. Gauri Lankesh shares this year's award with Pakistani activist Gulalai Ismail who, the nominations committee for the award said, is fighting against Islamic extremism in her country.
The shooter, Stephen Paddock , 64, had many of his rifles outfitted with a bump fire stock , a modified part that allows for rapid fire while dodging the laws banning automatic weapons . The National Rifle Association (NRA) added its support for a review the device's legality, a rare break from its resolute pro-gun position. With applied pressure, the weapon fires continuously , increasing the firing rate to almost that of a machine gun.
On a trip to visit his wife's gold mines in Fort Knox, Linton shared a photograph with military plane y traveled on Instagram. Mnuchin's use of a plane at taxpayer expense to travel to Kentucky in August with his wife to view the solar eclipse and speak to business leaders prompted an outcry from Democratic party lawmakers and spurred the Treasury's watchdog agency to examine whether it violated travel or ethics policies.
The Trump administration is expected to roll back the regulations that make it mandatory for employer-provided insurance plans to cover birth control at no cost. Federal health officials on Friday formalized a rule that would permit any employer with religious objections to birth control to omit coverage for contraception from their workers' plans.
In February, a suicide bomber killed more than 80 people and injured over 250 in an attack targeting the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Sehwan, Sindh. Acting Governor Balochistan Rahila Hameed Khan Durrani and Chief Minister Balochistan Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri have also condemned the blast. The death toll in the suicide attack at a prominent Shia shrine in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province has risen to 22, officials said on Friday.
Kim instead proposed a joint study with Washington to evaluate the impact of the five-year-old bilateral trade deal and the cause of the United States trade deficit. But he also noted the threats of withdrawal were real, not a "bluff". "They told me they think the circumstances have changed" ... The assessment showed the agreement's benefits to both countries in terms of expanded trade, investment and market share, and indicated a clear correlation between tariff elimination and increases in ...
Just as with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, this Administration will continue to offer support and resources in the wake of this natural disaster. Black Hills FOX Reporter Katrina Lim introduces us to one local woman who flew to these islands to help with relief efforts.
Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock tried to buy tracer ammunition at a gun show in the Phoenix area in recent weeks, a law enforcement official briefed on the investigation tells CNN . They have not said whether or not there is any connection between the wire transfer and Danley. Employees at the auto dealership told CBS that Paddock was an "educated consumer" and Danley was "extremely complimentary" of her boyfriend, adding that he had "saved her" from an abusive relationship with her ...
He made a good point in this tweet promoting the piece. Stricter rules for guns - extensive background checks, better licenses, longer waiting periods, curbs on gun shows and more - will lead to less gun violence. As my co-workers and I kept looking at the data, it seemed less and less clear that one broad gun-control restriction could make a big difference. Think the United States has a unique problem with mass shootings because guns are so readily available? That overused myth from the ...
If media Interviews with Ms Danley's family members are any indication the 62-year-old grandmother will tell Federal Bureau of Investigation agents at LA's headquarters she was not aware of Paddock's shocking plan. "She said he would lie in bed, just moaning and screaming, 'Oh, my God, '" one of the former officials said. NBC News reported Paddock had wired $100,000 to the Philippines the week before the shooting .
Senior advocate Fali S Nariman, appearing for the petitioner Rohingya refugees, opposed the government stand and said the petition under Article 32 was maintainable as the Constitution guaranteed individual rights. Aid agencies have warned of a malnutrition crisis with about 281,000 people in Bangladesh in urgent need of food, including 145,000 children under five and more than 50,000 pregnant and breastfeeding women.
The school's principal evacuated the building and the fire department was called. Baltimore Fire Chief Roman Clark told the TV station that all hazardous materials tests were negative, and the scene was deemed safe. Two students and three adults to the hospital for stomach pains, according to the newspaper. "It's always best to take precaution, call 911, let us - we are the experts - come in and make sure that everything is safe, so we have no problem with them making this call".
The House voted 219 to 206 to pass the budget, with all of the votes in favor of the resolution coming from the GOP side of the aisle. The Senate framework seems likely to prevail, because of the chamber's parliamentary rules and Republicans' narrow margins there, though Ms.
Mr Paddock , who killed himself, also had a stockpile of 23 weapons in the hotel suite . The workers behind the counter at the Starbucks inside the Virgin River Casino in Mesquite, Nevada, winced whenever Stephen Paddock and his girlfriend, Marilou Danley , lined up for their usual beverages.
IN legislators were quick to respond to the NRA's announcement, many of whom provided statements to CBS4. "We have expectation of hearings and or efforts to gar information about this, and we want to be part of that discussion". " Fully automatic weapons have been banned for a long time ", Ryan said when asked by MSNBC about his stance on the devices. Representative Carlos Curbelo (R-Florida) said Thursday he plans to introduce a piece of bipartisan legislation to ban the bump stocks.
The statement also referred to allegations that Duke Oil had received favourable treatment that gave it an advantage over competitors. Duke Oil lacks the requisite credentials to trade internationally; it therefore makes Duke Oil a giant commissioned agent only.
India is trying to modernize its airforce with new planes and helicopters but the procurement process has been slow. "We are making concerted efforts to minimise accidents and preserve our assets", Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa had said on Thursday, referring to a string of crashes of IAF choppers and military jets in recent years.
Kummanem Rajasekheran, the BJP state President, explained Shah's absence by saying that he himself could take the fight into Vijayan's camp at Pinarayi and that Shah's presence was not required. Earlier, leaving the BJP's ambitious Jan Raksha Yatra mid-way in Kerala, the party president Amit Shah returned back to Delhi on Tuesday. Since many individuals have fled the state to join the terrorist group IS, while a few converted to Islam.
The alleged police violence comes less than four months after the Mandsaur violence in July where at least six farmers were killed in a police firing during a farmer protest demanding free and fair price for their produce. Amol Singh Ghosh, a marginal farmer who feeds a joint family of eleven, said, "What proof do they need?" Although the Maharashtra government did not specify the number of deaths, eminent farm activist from Vidarbha, Kishor Tiwari, and the Shiv Sena have said the ...