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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

Chouhan was greeted by the ex-Chief Minister of the state Kailash Joshi. "The chief minister is doing these kinds of gimmicks to gain the people's sympathy". The opposition has termed Chouhan's fast a gimmick. "One thing that made me emotional was the number of our children that we lost in these protests".


GJM shutdown: Rallies for separate state, police on high alert

GJM shutdown: Rallies for separate state, police on high alert

I am very hopeful that they will understand our pain and struggle and will consider our demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland. The GJM, along with other hill parties, took out rallies in several areas of the hills demanding a separate state of Gorkhaland.



Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

Meanwhile, a congressional panel asked for any tapes of their conversations. "So I' m inviting him to come testify, and we could work that out", Schumer said , adding they would also consult with Robert Mueller, the special counsel to oversee the probe into the Trump campaign's relations with Russian Federation, before the hearing.



Ed Gillespie Will Face Ralph Northam in Virginia's Race for Governor

Northam the victor over former Rep. Tom Perriello , with most polls reporting. Touting Northam's "chances of success in the face of likely Republican control" of the state legislature, the Post called him a "shrewd politician whose decade in office - six years as a state senator, and now as lieutenant governor - has made him highly regarded in Richmond , including among Republican lawmakers, who tried to recruit him to switch parties in 2009".


This country suspended its diplomatic ties with Taiwan for China

This country suspended its diplomatic ties with Taiwan for China

The United States is urging all concerned parties to engage in productive dialogue in the wake of Panama's severance of diplomatic ties with Taiwan, a U.S. "In Panama, President Juan Carlos Varela said in a televised address that "[the opening of diplomatic relations with China] represents the correct path for our country".


Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Flames ravaged the tower, lighting up the pre-dawn west London skyline and sending up a thick plume of black smoke. Flames are ravaging the building from the second floor all the way to the top floor of the 27-story building, according to the London Fire Brigade.