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Kohima Bench of Gauhati HC stays directive of Nagaland Governor Kohima Bench of Gauhati HC stays directive of Nagaland Governor
- July 15, 2017

Rio, a former Chief Minister and NPF member, on Thursday said the current government's working style was the sole reason behind legislators losing trust in Liezietsu and his government. The Governor can only do so on the advice of the Council of Ministers headed by the Chief Minister, he stated. DIMAPUR, JULY 13 (MExN): The NPF Legislature Party and the NPF Central Party had a consultative meeting at the Chief Minister's residential office on July 13 and chose to withdraw the suspension ... (more...)
Homeland Security chief, Hispanic lawmakers meet on immigration Homeland Security chief, Hispanic lawmakers meet on immigration
- July 15, 2017

After a meeting between Mr. Kelly and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Mr. Gutierrez said he's not optimistic on either program. Kelly reportedly told members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus that although he personally supports the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, he can not guarantee that President Donald Trump's administration will back it in court, according to Politico . (more...)
Three attackers shoot at police in Jerusalem before being killed
- July 15, 2017

The official said, "Al-Aqsa operation showed that nothing can stop "al-Quds Intifada". Two Israeli police officers - Haiel Sitawe, 30, and Kamil Shnaan, 22 - were killed in the rampage. Israel blames the violence on incitement by Palestinian political and religious leaders compounded on social media sites that glorify violence and encourage attacks. (more...)
Former Woman Astronaut to Be the Next Candian Governor Former Woman Astronaut to Be the Next Candian Governor
- July 15, 2017

Payette will replace David Johnston. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he first reached out to Payette about taking the job a few weeks ago. The governor general's duties include ensuring that Canada always has a stable government in place; swearing in the prime minister and cabinet ministers; signing official documents, and meeting regularly with the prime minister. (more...)
OIC condemns Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir OIC condemns Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir
- July 15, 2017

The Hurriyat chairman said it is unfortunate that the Government of India is continuously refusing to accept the ground reality in Kashmir and engage with it not only as a political problem but as a humanitarian issue of more than ten million people. (more...)
Police Custody of Dileep Extended, Court to Hear Bail Plea on Saturday Police Custody of Dileep Extended, Court to Hear Bail Plea on Saturday
- July 15, 2017

Dileep was brought to Joys Palace in Thrissur from Aluva Police Club at around 11.15 am and was shown the place where he allegedly conversed with Suni inside a BMW vehicle near the parking lot of the five star hotel. He was later taken to a tennis club where the police kept him inside the van, seeing an angry crowd collected there. The court will also go through his bail application. (more...)
Coles follows Woolworths in banning throwaway plastic bags from mid Coles follows Woolworths in banning throwaway plastic bags from mid
- July 15, 2017

The decision will affect stores in Victoria, New South Wales and Western Australia. The company now hands out 3.2 billion lightweight plastic bags each year, Woolworths Group CEO Brad Banducci revealed. "As a Group we are committed to listening to our customers and also doing the right thing for the environment, and we feel this is an issue we need to take a stand on". (more...)
Supermarket Giants Phase Out Single-Use Plastic Bags Supermarket Giants Phase Out Single-Use Plastic Bags
- July 15, 2017

Coles Chief Customer Officer Simon McDowell the ban would affect Coles stores in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and Western Australia to line with Tasmania, South Australia, the Northern Territory and the ACT, where Coles has already banned the bags. (more...)
Senate Judiciary Chairman Wants Trump Jr. to Testify Senate Judiciary Chairman Wants Trump Jr. to Testify
- July 15, 2017

He said he did not know if they were provided by the Kremlin - but that he believes she left the materials with Trump Jr . associates. In Akhmetshin's recounting, Veselnitskaya suggested to those in the meeting - including Donald Trump Jr., then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort , and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner - that they should make the contents of the documents public. (more...)
Second suspect Kratz charged in Pennsylvania killings Second suspect Kratz charged in Pennsylvania killings
- July 15, 2017

The digging leads by the official in a different situation, when the child of the farm's owner was apprehended by the police when he strained to sell the auto of Meo for $500, which happened on July 9, and it leads to the event now. "As is often the case in an investigation of this magnitude, it is all hands on deck", Weintraub said at a news briefing earlier in the week. Weintraub offered few details about DiNardo, who appears to have no criminal record but for a few summary citations, ... (more...)
Police ID some victims of Kentucky crash Police ID some victims of Kentucky crash
- July 15, 2017

Boster, 30, Jonell Boster , 48, Carl Boster , 17, and Robert Hogan , 74. Two tractor-trailers were also involved. Six people have died in a four-vehicle crash late Thursday night on Interstate 65 near Bowling Green. Authorities had not yet released the names of the dead. One of the drivers was treated at a hospital and released, and the other wasn't injured. All northbound lanes of I-65 were closed at exit 28 for several hours, but the road was reopened just after 5 a.m., according to ... (more...)
US Senate Republicans produce substitute for Obamacare US Senate Republicans produce substitute for Obamacare
- July 15, 2017

Senate Republicans unveiled its first revised draft in June but were forced to rework the bill after failing to secure enough support among Republicans. Federal funds for Obamacare's expansion of Medicaid, which has enrolled about 7 million people in 31 states and the District of Columbia that opted in to the expansion, will end in 2024. (more...)
Australia proposes law to break encryption of electronic messages Australia proposes law to break encryption of electronic messages
- July 15, 2017

He told Sky News the proposed laws had "nothing to do with mass surveillance" and most Australians would not be impacted. "We appreciate the important work law enforcement does, and we understand their need to carry out investigations", the rep said. (more...)
Kremlin wants U.S. to return Russian compounds without strings Kremlin wants U.S. to return Russian compounds without strings
- July 15, 2017

Russian Federation is ready to shut them if the issue is not resolved, Ms. Zakharova said. "Washington not only did not rescind the decision to expel our employees, but also refuses to issue visas to those who must travel as replacements", Zakharova said at a weekly briefing. (more...)
York firm celebrates the life of Bradley Lowery York firm celebrates the life of Bradley Lowery
- July 15, 2017

Em McSporran was deeply affected by the moving story of the Durham six-year-old who suffered from neuroblastoma - a rare form of cancer that affected his nerves. Sunderland AFC's chaplain Marc Lyden-Smith told the church that football sometimes got a bad press - but not today. Bradley had a close friendship with the 34-year-old football star, who described the little boy as his "best friend". (more...)
Tamil songs at Rahman's United Kingdom gig irk fans, organisers deny Tamil songs at Rahman's United Kingdom gig irk fans, organisers deny
- July 15, 2017

The "Netru Indru Nalai" (Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow) concert at Wembley Arena on July 8 attracted hundreds to what was described as a celebration of the Chennai-born star's 25- year musical journey. Many celebrities and singers also came out in support of Rahman. Rahman is now in NY for the 18th edition of the IIFA Weekend and Awards and is yet to directly address the incident. (more...)
Wimbledon: Sania Mirza crashes out, Bopanna advances to mixed doubles quarters Wimbledon: Sania Mirza crashes out, Bopanna advances to mixed doubles quarters
- July 15, 2017

Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski stormed into the quarter finals of the Wimbledon in the mixed doubles category by defeating Croatian pair Nikola Mektic-Ana Konjuh 7-6 (5), 6-2 in a match that lasted one hour and three minutes. India's challenge has also ended in the junior Wimbledon with early defeats of Mahak Jain, Zeel Desai, Mihika Yadav and Siddhanth Banthia in the girls and boys events. (more...)
John Malone, Warren Buffett, Sprint's Son are reportedly talking deals John Malone, Warren Buffett, Sprint's Son are reportedly talking deals
- July 15, 2017

The Japanese billionaire held separate talks with Buffett and Malone at the annual Allen & Co. gathering in Sun Valley, Idaho, the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Malone's companies in the past, including Charter and worldwide cable operator Liberty Global PLC. Sources said last month that Sprint had entered into a two-month period of exclusive negotiations with Malone's Charter Communications Inc ( CHTR.O ) and Comcast Corp ( CMCSA.O ), which has put Sprint's ... (more...)
Testing to determine ID of apparent human remains found in Dartmouth Testing to determine ID of apparent human remains found in Dartmouth
- July 15, 2017

Shaw, special agent in charge of the FBI Boston Division, in a statement. Antonio Almeida says he's being doing yard work for Lillian Webb at the home for more than decade, but he rarely saw her until recently and never suspected a thing. (more...)
Infosys Q1 profit up 1.4% at Rs3,483 cr Infosys Q1 profit up 1.4% at Rs3,483 cr
- July 15, 2017

He, however, said that he was satisfied with the overall attrition and continues focus heavily on high performer attrition. The market reacted accordingly, with Infosys shares rising more than 2 per cent in morning trade. While CFOs are not normally seen as adding directly to top and bottom lines, having the CFO close by means faster decision taking on matters that do impact results , coupled with the welcome relief of far fewer sleepless nights. (more...)