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Swaraj assures help to Russian youth forced to beg in TN

Swaraj assures help to Russian youth forced to beg in TN

He had arrived in India on September 8 on a tourist visa and after touring places in North India, Berngowe had reached Kancheepuram by bus from Bengaluru, police said. A team from the Siva Kanchi police station reached the temple and questioned the man and found out that he was a research student who had simply exhausted all his money.


Myanmar army systematically expelling Rohingya so they won't return

Myanmar army systematically expelling Rohingya so they won't return

Human Rights Office, after interviews with dozens of people on the ground. Authorities in Myanmar, led by de facto leader Aug San Suu Kyi, have been tightly controlling access to Rakhine since August, when purported attacks by Rohingya fighters prompted a brutal military response that has forced over 515,000 Rohingya to flee for Bangladesh.


Turkey Should Allow Detained US Embassy Staff Access to Attorneys - State Dep't

Turkey Should Allow Detained US Embassy Staff Access to Attorneys - State Dep't

The Turkish Embassy in Washington responded with a similar statement on Twitter late Sunday and said it would "reassess the commitment of the Government of the United States to the security of Turkish mission facilities and personnel". Serbia was ruled for nearly 500 years by the Ottoman Empire. An infamous brawl during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to DC in May led to an indictment charging 19 people, including 15 Turkish security officials, of conspiracy to commit a crime ...



United States ambassador commemorates the International Day of the Girl Child

I want to wish all Canadians, especially girls, a happy International Day of the Girl . "Today, across the world, empowered girls are raising their voices to fight for their rights and protection in all contexts". The theme of this year's conference was "Empowered Girls, Empowered Future: Girls as Social Change Agents in the 21st century", addressing issues of career and educational opportunities, and violence against girls.


LSU police to charge 10 people in death of fraternity pledge

LSU police to charge 10 people in death of fraternity pledge

Witnesses say pledges were made to answer questions about their new fraternity and ordered to drink if they answered incorrectly, according to an affidavit. "We're committed to investigating this situation thoroughly". The exact circumstances surrounding Gruver's death are unclear. Eight of the suspects are LSU understudies and were dynamic individuals from the crew, as indicated by college representative Ernie Ballard.


Donald Trump raises question of revoking NBC's broadcast license

Donald Trump raises question of revoking NBC's broadcast license

The tweets came after NBC News reported that Trump purportedly told senior national security advisers during a meeting last summer that he favored what amounted to almost a tenfold increase in nuclear weapons. The FCC regulates broadcast stations, including NBC, since the airwaves are considered public. The FCC has said First Amendment protections for broadcasters "expressly prohibits the commission from censoring broadcast matter, our role in overseeing program content is very limited".