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United States top court says band name 'Slants' ok

United States top court says band name 'Slants' ok

The top USA court says the government can not deny registration of trademarks with offensive terms, arguing that is a violation of the right to free speech. The Supreme Court ruling in the Slants case will likely give the Redskins leverage in their own court battle. In the 8-0 ruling on Matal v. Tam , the Supreme Court ruled a law prohibiting the government from registering trademarks if they "disparage" others is a violation of the First Amendment.


ISIS' terror will live on, with or without Baghdadi

ISIS' terror will live on, with or without Baghdadi

A spokesman for the USA -led coalition said of the Russian report , "We can not confirm ". It said the air raid on May 28 that targeted an IS meeting held on the southern outskirts of Raqqa in Syria also killed about 30 mid-level militant leaders and about 300 other fighters.


Feds Remove Endangered Species Protection For Yellowstone Grizzly Bears

Feds Remove Endangered Species Protection For Yellowstone Grizzly Bears

The bear's population has grown from 136 in 1975, when they were formally listed as endangered in the lower 48 states, to roughly 700 today. Federal officials are taking Yellowstone grizzly bears off the list of "threatened" species , saying there enough bears now to stabilize the population in the years to come.


Family beams with pride as Leo Varadkar becomes new Irish PM

Family beams with pride as Leo Varadkar becomes new Irish PM

This is a period of fracture and change across our continent and all of us in political life face the challenge of meeting that change and bringing unity and stability in the interests of all our people. Higgins who will give him the seal of office. Ireland's 13th Taoiseach was elected to office exactly 10 years to the day since he first took his seat in parliament as a TD for Dublin West.



Michael Gove 'entirely unfit' to be Environment Secretary

To avoid the coup against her government, British Prime Minister Theresa May has installed Remainers in key positions in her new government in the wake of dismal results of the election. Patel holds on to her position as the senior-most Indian-origin Cabinet minister and will remain in charge as the Secretary of State for global development in the new government.


Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims denied entry by China

Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims denied entry by China

Due to this, China has denied entry to Indian pilgrims who were on their way to Kailash Mansarovar. "Some difficulties are being experienced in the movement of Kailash-Mansarovar yatris via Nathu La . Sources in the 17th Mountain Division of the army said that possible landslide on the Chinese side could be a cause for the denial of permission. The MEA organises this Yatra during June to September each year through two different routes - Lipulekh Pass (Uttarakhand) and Nathu La Pass ...