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Trump Called White House a 'Real Dump'

Trump Called White House a 'Real Dump'

In the summer of 2011, after he'd already made a decision to sit out the following year's presidential election, Donald Trump tried to bestow a nickname on President Obama in a move that foreshadowed one of his favorite tactics during his own campaign.


Fadnavis sacks controversial Maharashtra bureaucrat Radheshyam Mopalwar

Fadnavis sacks controversial Maharashtra bureaucrat Radheshyam Mopalwar

However, he said that the allegations of corruption of Mopalwar does not pertains to his tenure and was in fact when the erstwhile Congress-NCP Democratic Front government was in power. "It is the question of the image of the state government", Chavan said. "He should have been removed from the post immediately", Chavan said. "I hope on this file, Mehta did not write had had informed Fadnavis", said NCP's Ja yant Patil.


SC refuses to stay notification for NOTA in Guj RS polls

SC refuses to stay notification for NOTA in Guj RS polls

The BJP has fielded its national president Amit Shah, Union minister Smriti Irani and Balwantsinh Rajput for the three Rajya Sabha seats from Gujarat against the lone Congress candidate Ahmed Patel. Rajya Sabha poll in Gujarat will be held on August 8. "If you do not grant a stay on NOTA it is a recipe for corruption". The Congress had on August 1 moved the EC and demanded that the provision of NOTA should not be made in the ballot papers for the August 08 Rajya Sabha elections as it ...


Montreal's Olympic Stadium Transforms Into A Welcome Center For Asylum Seekers

Montreal's Olympic Stadium Transforms Into A Welcome Center For Asylum Seekers

Immigration Union national president Jean-Pierre Fortin has described the situation as a "major crisis", saying that "the system is not created to handle such huge immigration demands". The city was seeking medium-term solutions for housing, "well-organized and adequately equipped facilities that could accommodate asylum seekers in the coming months", Coderre's cabinet said.


[ALERT] SA hostage Stephen McGowan released by al-Qaeda

[ALERT] SA hostage Stephen McGowan released by al-Qaeda

McGowan, who was not present at the news conference, is undergoing medical tests but had no major injuries, Nkoana-Mashabane said. A third hostage, Sjaak Rijke of the Netherlands, was freed in 2015 in a raid by French special forces. In a video which emerged after Gustafsson's release, a bearded Mr McGowan seemed to think he would remain incarcerated for a long period. Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb is among several jihadist groups that took control of Mali's north in 2012 before being ...


Michelle Carter to be sentenced for involuntary manslaughter

Michelle Carter to be sentenced for involuntary manslaughter

Carter, who was Roy's girlfriend at the time of his death, went on trial this year, and the prosecution argued that Carter, then 17, was reckless and caused his death by telling Roy to get back in the auto even though they say he didn't want to die.