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Global Police officer Mohammed Ayub Pandith lynched outside Srinagar's Jamia Masjid
Author: 0 Police officer Mohammed Ayub Pandith lynched outside Srinagar's Jamia Masjid

Police have arrested two persons, while a third one has been identified in connection with the lynching of Deputy Superintendent of Police (Security) Mohammed Ayub Pandith , outside Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta locality here. The attack occurred while a separatist leader was speaking inside the mosque amid tight security on Laylat al Qadr, one of the holiest nights of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Global Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir
Author: 0 Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

The police official said the slain officer's daughter had recently arrived from Bangladesh, where she is pursuing her studies, to celebrate Eid with the family. The state's Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti praised the police force for their "restraint" in the face of recent pressures, adding, "the day they run out of patience it will be a hard situation".

Global California father arrested for murder of son, missing 2 months
Author: 0 California father arrested for murder of son, missing 2 months

Marshals Service coordinated the arrest. Missing 5-year-old Aramazd Andressian is seen in a family photo posted to Facebook by the South Pasadena Police Department on April 22, 2017. Early on, he was initially arrested on suspicion of child endangerment, but he was later released. Andressian Sr. will be extradited to L.A. County, though it was not immediately clear when that would happen.

Author: 0 The Next Step on North Korea

The agency said: "Our related institutions are treating criminals who committed crimes against (our) republic strictly based on domestic law and global standards, and Warmbier was no different", the KCNA said. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in an interview with CBS television earlier this week that it was clear North Korea bears a heavy responsibility for Warmbier's death .

Global Trump rallies in Iowa following GOP victory in Georgia
Author: 0 Trump rallies in Iowa following GOP victory in Georgia

Democrats also lost a special election in SC on Tuesday in a race Republicans were widely expected to win. Gingrich was referring to ads run by a GOP super political action committee (PAC) that linked since-defeated Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff , who fell to Karen Handel , to Pelosi.

Global The Great Muslim Civil War -- and Us
Author: 0 The Great Muslim Civil War -- and Us

Daesh claimed responsibility for the incident. A U.S. fighter jet shot down an armed pro-Syrian regime drone just after midnight Tuesday morning, as the drone advanced on coalition forces in southern Syria , military officials said .

Author: 0 React to Supreme Court's Decision to Consider Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case

It is a common practice for state legislatures to redraw voting districts to confer an advantage on the governing party. In its decision , the majority in the court panel decision wrote that the Assembly district map, which was drawn in the office of a Madison law firm that often represents Republican interests, "was meant to burden the representational rights of Democratic voters.by impeding their ability to translate their votes into legislative seats".

Global Georgia Special Election Ends in Disappointment for Democrats
Author: 0 Georgia Special Election Ends in Disappointment for Democrats

The special elections have been held in Kansas, Montana, Georgia and SC, districts that are heavily conservative. All the races were on GOP-friendly terrain. Ossoff becomes the latest Democrat to run a widely complemented campaign in a Republican-leaning state, yet still lose. In 2010, the " Fire Pelosi " campaign paid dividends for Republicans , and they've used it successfully ever since.

Author: 0 North Korea detainee mourned at OH funeral

Versions of the proposal, floated by Beijing for several months, have been revived several times this week - first by South Korea's newly installed President, and then by China's Foreign Minister and one of its top military officials in talks on Wednesday with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defence Secretary James Mattis .

Author: 0 North Korea FINALLY reacts to claim it tortured USA prisoner

WYOMING, Ohio Friends and family members will gather in Ohio on Thursday to say goodbye to an American student who died days after being returned to the United States in a coma following 17 months in captivity in North Korea . The Obama administration, the spokesman said, never asked for his release. North Korea said the sentence was appropriate and called speculation that he died as a result of beating or torture "groundless".

Author: 0 Democrats struggle for right strategy after special election losses

Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer rant and rave against Donald Trump and the Republicans have won all FOUR Special House races since Trump won in November and became President. Tim Ryan of OH told reporters. He said the Democratic Party , however, isn't self-aware enough to realize that they'll always have an uphill battle if she's the face of the party.

Global Death toll from forest fire rises, search and probe underway
Author: 0 Death toll from forest fire rises, search and probe underway

More than 60 people have been killed since Saturday, when a wild fire broke out in the Pedrogao Grande region some 150 kilometres north of Lisbon , the capital. Five of the injured were in critical condition (four firemen and a child). It has recruited psychologists to provide grief counseling for the survivors.numerous survivors have lost everything they owned-houses, clothes, personal items, family mementos; many have lost family members.

Global Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland
Author: 0 Heavy rain, winds, tornado warnings as Cindy heads inland

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 4 inches are expected to begin and expand across parts of the Tennessee and OH valleys. Parts of southeast Arkansas can expect to see heavy rainfall as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy move northward through the state.

Global DU colleges release cut-off; highest 99.66% for Electronics
Author: 0 DU colleges release cut-off; highest 99.66% for Electronics

Similarly, B Com (Hons) has dropped from 98 to 97.25 this year. Delhi Technological University (DTU) released notification and invited online applications for the admissions into various programs. This was slightly lower for both the subjects from past year which was 98 and 98.25 percent respectively. As according to data provided by the university around 3072674 students applied for various under graduate courses to take admission in Delhi University.

Author: 0 Trump adviser who advocated violence visits White House

CNN reports that, while he didn't have his "usual easel", he was nonetheless able to sketch the briefing from the back of the room on Friday. White House correspondents, meanwhile, have argued on-camera briefings are important because getting the press secretary on camera is the best way to hold an administration accountable.

Global So far, Trump effect has led only to GOP victories
Author: 0 So far, Trump effect has led only to GOP victories

An examination of all the special elections shows that the Democrats have added to Hillary Clinton's gains in well-educated districts and even won over some white working-class voters, which the former Democratic candidate struggled with, Vox reported .

Author: 0 Tax cuts for rich are part of the Senate GOP health bill

It also shatters President Trump's promises that no one would lose coverage or pay more. Unlike the Affordable Care Act and the House bill, the Senate bill contains no incentives or inducements for healthy people to maintain medical coverage.

Global Taliban storm Afghan police compound; 1 police dead
Author: 0 Taliban storm Afghan police compound; 1 police dead

Earlier in the day, an improvised explosive device was detonated near the parking area of the police headquarters, which allowed a group of militants to launch the attack. The Taliban did not directly claim the attack but described the soldier, who was killed, as a "patriot". On 11 June, the Taliban claimed responsibility for a similar operation in the east of the country, perpetrated by an infected Afghan soldier who had killed three USA soldiers and wounded a fourth in an operation in ...

Global Two detained over brawl during Erdoğan's U.S. visit
Author: 0 Two detained over brawl during Erdoğan's U.S. visit

The incident, which coincided with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit, aggravated diplomatic tensions between the United States and its longtime ally. Most legal experts don't expect any of them to be sent back to the United States. The showdown between Erdogan's guards and the protesters came as tensions between the USA and Turkey continued to rise over America's backing of the Syrian Kurdish rebels.

Global Trump claims Comey conversations may have been surveilled
Author: 0 Trump claims Comey conversations may have been surveilled

While testifying before the House Intelligence Committee, Mr Comey said he hoped there were tapes . "Quite the opposite", Spicer said in an interview on Fox News , when asked if intimidation was Trump's intention. I have no idea what "the seriousness of the and awful situation with surveillance all over the place and you've been hearing the word unmasking" has to do with his decision to pretend he had recorded conversations with Comey to intimidate him not to testify - but "smart" is ...

Author: 0 State Department officials honor Otto Warmbier at OH funeral

North Korea said the sentence was appropriate and called speculation that he died as a result of beating or torture "groundless". Warmbier will be buried later in the day at a local cemetery. "At least I know China tried!" The funeral was held at Wyoming High School , outside Cincinnati. "This is the place where Otto experienced some of the best moments of his young life, and he would be pleased to know that his return to the United States would be acknowledged on these grounds", ...

Global Virginia gubernatorial primary: Ralph Northam defeats Tom Perriello to win Democratic nomination
Author: 0 Virginia gubernatorial primary: Ralph Northam defeats Tom Perriello to win Democratic nomination

Virginia is one of two states electing governors this year, and the race is testing the enthusiasm of the electorate in both parties in the wake of Trump's victory. Mittiga was part of a surge in first-time candidates Democrats have seen for House races this year, fueled by postelection angst. Northam, a usually low-key pediatric neurologist, won running as a pragmatist with the state Democratic establishment's firm support.

Author: 0 Camden to evacuate Taplow tower over fire safety fears after Grenfell disaster

Some 800 households in London were evacuated from apartment buildings on Friday over safety concerns after a deadly fire that killed 79 people in west London's Grenfell Tower last week. 'So there has been no one for (victims) to talk to, no one for them to complain to. The same building. We are leaving. London Mayor Sadiq Khan said: "Following advice from fire prevention experts at the London Fire Brigade, it has been decided that the best way to keep residents safe is to ...

Global North Korea says USA student's death a 'mystery to us as well'
Author: 0 North Korea says USA student's death a 'mystery to us as well'

Warmbier visited North Korea in January 2016 on a sightseeing tour. He was sent home last week suffering from brain damage and in what US doctors called a state of unresponsive wakefulness. The exact cause of his death is unclear. KCNA didn't provide details of how Warmbier was treated or what might have caused him to lapse into a coma.

Author: 0 Aus to resume air strikes in Syria after Russia threat

The decision was not taken on the basis of Syrian aircraft was shot down by the U.S., but, instead, it was taken when the Russian authorities have warned the United States military and its allies by barring them from entering the Syrian airspace, especially the west of the Euphrates River.

Author: 0 North Korea Denies it Tortured Detainee Warmbier

Wrapping up a one-day China-US security dialogue on Wednesday, Tillerson said China had "diplomatic responsibility" to exert economic pressure on Pyongyang, which had become more volatile with its repeated nuclear and missile tests. "Now, we persevere", she said. It labels itself the " biggest victim " after the student's death. Mr Warmbier was traveling in North Korea with a tour group, and was arrested at Pyongyang airport as he was about to leave.

Author: 0 Syrian military says seizes ground towards Iraqi border

It was believed to be the first air-to-air kill of a manned aircraft by a United States military jet since the Kosovo campaign in 1999. "We have never had a coherent Syrian strategy", said one U.S. In backing the rebels in the early part of the Syrian Civil War , the USA was rather cynically engaging in a proxy war against Russian Federation, angling for regime change in Russia's main Mediterranean ally, and the host of their lone Mediterranean base.

Global U.S. okays Guardian drone sale to India
Author: 0 U.S. okays Guardian drone sale to India

We see India's role and influence growing. "We are trying to move it to the top of the agenda as a deliverable, this is something that can happen before all the other items", one Indian official told Reuters . "We see this as the U.S. and India have mutual security interests that they want to advance, and we believe that the defence sales that are being discussed will help advance those".

Author: 0 Orlando marks 1-year anniversary of Pulse massacre

Any reference to ISIS or Omar Mateen's motive for staging the attack is left out. "It still hurts, it's still very raw", said Erin Anderson, a friend and former co-worker of Pulse victim Xavier Serrano Rosado. In the face of hatred and bigotry, we need love now more than ever. "We're sad about the loss, and we want the community to come together". "And somehow, when I visit there, it's just like the angels embrace me somehow".

Author: 0 Senate Republicans Work To Gather Votes To Pass Health Care Bill

Capitol Police removed protesters, many of whom are disabled and use wheelchairs, from outside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office after text of the GOP Senate health care bill was released Thursday. "And we'll see if we can take care of that". "So, I think this rally was about how this thing's dead", Cramer added. States could not get exemptions to Obama's prohibition against charging higher premiums for some people with pre-existing medical conditions, but the ...

Author: 0 White House sends committee letter about Comey recordings

Mark Warner, D-Va., whose panel is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election, speaks with reporters after final votes for the week, at the Capitol in Washington , Thursday, June 22, 2017 . The president also raised questions about the impartiality of Robert S. Mueller III , the former F.B.I. director who was named special counsel after Mr.

Author: 0 Trump says he's told 'a straight story' on Comey

The Trump administration and its allies are firing back at the torrent of leaks surrounding Mueller's Russian Federation probe, suggesting the anonymous sources tied to these reports can not be trusted - while calling into question the Mueller team's neutrality.

Author: 0 Russian interference is 'all a big Dem HOAX!'

The senior White House official, who agreed to speak anonymously in order to discuss internal White House thinking, said the administration believes they if can succeed in their agenda, Republicans will be able to string together election victories because Democrats have no plan beyond "dump Trump".

Author: 0 Fire safety fear forces evacuation of London tower blocks

Chalcots residents have voiced their concern about the safety of the towers on their estate in the wake a fire that killed at least 79 people at west London's Grenfell Tower last week. "I just think it's a complete over-reaction", he told Sky News. Now the modern covering on her 1965 tower reminds her of the early hours of June 14 when she saw Grenfell Tower on fire.

Author: 0 US shoots down armed Iran drone over Syria prompting Russian protests

A USA official told CNN that another Syrian Su-22 fighter made an approach Tuesday in what the military assessed as a possible bombing run on United States backed-Syrian Democratic Forces near the same area. military officials. Speaking to Pentagon reporters from Baghdad via teleconference, the spokesman said the Iraqis have pushed their way into the old city sector and isolated Al-Jamhara Hospital, which severed the two remaining ISIS-held areas of western Mosul.

Global Opposition picks Meira Kumar as presidential candidate
Author: 0 Opposition picks Meira Kumar as presidential candidate

In the Presidential election scheduled for July 17, he will face off with the Congress-led opposition candidate Meira Kumar , whose nomination was announced Thursday. We are very happy with this, it is a matter of Bihar's development", Senior JD (U) leader Ratnesh Sada said after meeting all party leaders. " Since I became the governor I do not belong to any political party ", the 71-year-old former head of the BJP's Dalit Morcha - nearly certain to be the next president - said after ...

Global North Korea carries out another rocket engine test
Author: 0 North Korea carries out another rocket engine test

The head of the US Defence Intelligence Agency told Congress last month that North Korea , if left unchecked, was on an "inevitable" path to obtaining a nuclear-armed missile capable of striking America's mainland. South Korea began developing Hyunmoo-2 after a 2012 agreement with its US ally to increase the range of its weapons by 800 kilometers (497 miles) and raise the warhead limit to 500 kilograms (1,102 pounds).

Global Arrested For Killing Of Srinagar Police Officer, Special Probe Team Formed
Author: 0 Arrested For Killing Of Srinagar Police Officer, Special Probe Team Formed

The attack occurred while a separatist leader was speaking inside the mosque amid tight security on Laylat al Qadr, one of the holiest nights of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The mob went on a rampage targeting empty security pickets erected in the area. Authorities had already announced restrictions in the areas falling under seven police stations of the city as a precautionary measure.

Global Pauline's right, autistic kids need own schools
Author: 0 Pauline's right, autistic kids need own schools

He said Senator Hanson's thinking was very outdated. Teachers were devoting much of their time to disabled children, to the detriment of other students in the classroom, she said. Mr Scott on Friday gave evidence at a NSW government inquiry into the education of students with a disability or special needs. Social Services Minister Christian Porter said Senator Hanson's comments were "very wrong".

Author: 0 Trump admin set to OK surveillance drone sale to India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi walks to speak with the media as he arrives at the parliament house to attend the first day of the budget session, in New Delhi , India , January 31, 2017. In other words, Pakistan would complain about behind left behind. Modi said during his U. The American diffidence on dealing with Pakistan - a fact acknowledged by former Obama administration officials to this correspondent - may be ebbing.

Author: 0 Senate intel panel to hold hearing on Russian meddling in Europe

In prepared testimony, Johnson described the steps he took once he learned of the hacking of the Democratic National Committee , his fears about a cyberattack on the election itself and his rationale for designating US election systems, including polling places and voter registration databases, as critical infrastructure in early January - two weeks before President Donald Trump's inauguration.

Author: 0 Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

He was brought back to the US last week with brain damage, in what doctors described as a state of "unresponsive wakefulness", and died on Monday. Mourners have gathered for the funeral of a U.S. Sentenced to hard labor early past year for stealing a political poster from a North Korean hotel, Warmbier was medically evacuated to the United States in a coma last week after almost 18 months in captivity.

Global UN envoy: Israel flouting UN Security Council settlement demand
Author: 0 UN envoy: Israel flouting UN Security Council settlement demand

Kushner, 36, a real estate developer with little experience in global diplomacy, planned to spend less than a day in Israel to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. In Israel last month, Trump was silent on settlements, at least publicly. Israeli Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon said the USA push to revive the peace process appeared to be a serious effort.

Global North Korea's neighbour launches 'defiant' missile capable of striking Pyongyang
Author: 0 North Korea's neighbour launches 'defiant' missile capable of striking Pyongyang

The officials told Fox News that the latest engine test on Thursday was conducted in the city of Yun Song, where previous rocket tests have taken place. Chinese diplomats visited Washington this week to discuss... Tensions surrounding North Korea's nuclear and missile programs have escalated significantly since the beginning of the year, due to the increased frequency of Pyongyang's missile and nuclear testing.

Global North Korea tested a rocket engine that could power a long-range nuke
Author: 0 North Korea tested a rocket engine that could power a long-range nuke

Citing an anonymous US official, it reported Thursday Washington time that the North appeared to have conducted the test "within the past 24 hours". United States officials have said North Korea has test-fired another rocket. President Donald Trump has made halting the North Korean nuclear threat his number one foreign policy priority. "China is willing to maintain communication and coordination with relevant parties including the United States to ease tensions on the peninsula", State ...

Global FBI Searches for Motive in Flint Airport Stabbing
Author: 0 FBI Searches for Motive in Flint Airport Stabbing

A picture is beginning to emerge of 49-year-old Canadian Amor Ftouhi, who the Federal Bureau of Investigation says entered the USA late last week through the state of NY. Meanwhile, new details about his alleged attacker, a married father of three who worked on and off as a truck driver, have emerged. Acting U.S. Attorney Dan Lemisch said more charges are coming in the days ahead.

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