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United Nations decries 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar

United Nations decries 'textbook example of ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar

The Rohingya minority community has always been subjected to discrimination in Myanmar, which denies them citizenship. This latest round of force and ethnic cleansing began in earnest on August 25 this year, when several Rohingya militants attacked designated police posts in northern Rakhine.


Gurgaon's Ryan School Shut Till Tomorrow; HR Head Arrested

Gurgaon's Ryan School Shut Till Tomorrow; HR Head Arrested

The Deputy CM slammed the school authority for the dysfunctional CCTV cameras at the school premises. Gurugram: Police have arrested a bus conductor of Ryan International School for the murder of a seven-year-old student who was found with his throat slit in the washroom of the school in Bhondsi area near here.


Attack on personal law: AIMPLB

Attack on personal law: AIMPLB

Sayed Jalaluddin Umri member of AIMPLB said that AIMPLB does not oppose the verdict declared by the Supreme Court , but respect it. "We make categorical statement that the community can not and shall not tolerate such attack on personal law of Muslim community".


Oil prices slip on demand concerns following United States hurricanes

Oil prices slip on demand concerns following United States hurricanes

US refineries, including the largest USA refinery Motiva Enterprises MOTIV.UL , have started to come back online. Meanwhile, futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the US, dipped 7 cents to $53.77 a barrel. The possibility of an extension to the 15-month production pact between members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC producers also helped to support prices, traders said.


Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc on flights

Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc on flights

Hurricane Irma is disrupting travel across much of the U.S. Southeast even as the storm loses force. Since Wednesday, Delta has added 5,000 seats and 24 flights servicing Florida and parts of the Caribbean . The 22-year-old occupational therapy student was one of many frustrated travelers trying to book a flight from South Florida Tuesday as news of Irma's strengthening into a Category 5 hurricane sent ripples of fear through the region.


AIADMK MLA's plea to stall party meet dismissed

AIADMK MLA's plea to stall party meet dismissed

A city court on Monday issued a temporary injunction restraining All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhakam (Puratchi Thalavi Amma) led by O Pannerselvam or anybody claiming through defendant (OPS faction) from interfering with peaceful possession in function of Pugazhendi (plaintiff) as the Secretary of Karnataka unit of AIADMK (Amma ).The VIII Additional City Civil and Sessions Judge passed the interim order after hearing the plea filed by Pugazhendi.