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32 died in violence after conviction of Dera chief: Hry govt

32 died in violence after conviction of Dera chief: Hry govt

He said he would be going to the sect headquarters to talk to the Dera management to vacate the campus. In November 2014, a two-week tense standoff between some of the self-styled godman Rampal's followers and the police in Hisar had led to the death of five women and a child.


Trump Calls Out Mitch McConnell For Failing to Pass Healthcare Bill

Trump Calls Out Mitch McConnell For Failing to Pass Healthcare Bill

The issues this time are funding for the construction of a wall along the southern U.S. border and Trump's public disagreements with key Republican leaders in Congress. Jeff Flake , R-Ariz., and Dean Heller, R-Nev. Republican Rep. Thomas Massie told CNN at Thursday's event that in a lot of ways McConnell had been superior to Ryan on health care even though the House passed a bill and the Senate did not, praising McConnell for at least bringing up for a vote the 2015 bill on a ...


Meat exporter Moin Qureshi arrested by Enforcement Directorate

Meat exporter Moin Qureshi arrested by Enforcement Directorate

Qureshi was already under the scanner of the income tax department for his connections with previous CBI director AP Singh when the latter's conversations with the businessman revealed the relations extended beyond courtesy calls. Khan was detained on his way back by Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officials at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital for not disclosing foreign currencies amounting to about Rs 60 lakh in cash - apparently taken as fee from ...


Sect leader convicted of rape prompts deadly riots from followers

Sect leader convicted of rape prompts deadly riots from followers

The clashes spread quickly to the nearby towns of Bathinda in Punjab and Sirsa in Haryana , where the Singh's headquarters sprawls out over hundreds of acres of land. Prosecutor Harinder Pal Singh Verma was quoted as saying that Singh was "calm after the verdict was passed" and had been flown by helicopter to another city in Haryana.


Trump Keeps Picking Fights With Top Republicans And It's Only Hurting Himself

Trump Keeps Picking Fights With Top Republicans And It's Only Hurting Himself

Trump's comments in public appear to be an accurate reflection of he and McConnell's relationship in private, particularly considering a few recent reports about the dialogue between the pair. Besides a tax overhaul and infrastructure, they include Congress voting to fund the government past September 30 to avoid a government shutdown - though that was something Trump, at a raucous rally in Phoenix on Tuesday night, indicated was on the table.



USA won't shy away from taking tougher steps against Pakistan

Few details have emerged, but the pilots in Bagram are preparing for the possibility they'll be taking the fight to the Taliban in a way they haven't since the US-led "combat mission" in Afghanistan was called off at the end of 2014. And this time it is not asking Pakistan to "do more" like in the past. If we could not defeat the insurgency with such a large formidable force, how can we win the war against the insurgents and terrorists with only 8,400 American troops now dispatched in ...