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NIA conducts raid at Syed Salahudeen's son's residence

NIA conducts raid at Syed Salahudeen's son's residence

Yousuf who has been sent to seven days NIA custody has also revealed the names of several other Hizbul Mujahideen members who were part of this racket. Yousuf was arrested by the probe agency on Tuesday in New Delhi . Unconfirmed reports suggest that the NIA seized five mobile phones and a laptop during the searches.



Windies physio encouraged masseuse to expose Gayle

On Wednesday the therapist, Leanne Russell, told the four-person jury that Gayle pulled down and out a towel he was wearing, partially exposed himself and asked: "are you looking for this?". "We all thought it was a joke", Miller told the jury. The physiotherapist allegedly texted Russell after the incident, advising her "maybe you should put in your two cents worth", before following up with another message stating "serial offender".


The UK's population will reach 70m in 2029, say statisticians

The UK's population will reach 70m in 2029, say statisticians

They also expect a slower rate of increased life expectancy than previously assumed. Tim Ellis, the Registrar General of Scotland, said: "The latest population projections show Scotland's population is projected to continue to increase and to age over the next 25 years".


Two new inquiries into controversial Puerto Rico power grid contract

Two new inquiries into controversial Puerto Rico power grid contract

Some ties to the Trump administration have since emerged, linking Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to the company's CEO. "It seems like what the Puerto Rican people are going to be paying for, or the American people are going to be paying for, is an intermediary that doesn't know what is at stake here and that really has to subcontract everything", she said.


Tillerson: Assad Has 'No Role' in Syria's Future

Tillerson: Assad Has 'No Role' in Syria's Future

The top USA diplomat used the occasion to reiterate Washington's longstanding, hardline position against Assad, which has been overshadowed of late by the Trump administration's focus more on defeating the Islamic State group than on ousting the Syrian leader.


George HW Bush apologizes after actress accuses him of groping

George HW Bush apologizes after actress accuses him of groping

Lind wrote on Instagram that she was "disturbed today by a photo I saw of President Barack Obama shaking hands with George H.W. Bush in a gathering of ex-presidents organising aid to states and territories damaged by recent hurricanes". Bush's spokesman Jim McGrath , issued a statement in response to Lind's post that sought to explain the former president's behavior as an attempt to make light of social awkwardness posed by his own physical disability during photo sessions.