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UCLA players in China shoplifting case could return to USA soon

UCLA players in China shoplifting case could return to USA soon

Besides occurring the same week as Trump's visit, the case has raised waves in the United States due to the involvement of LiAngelo Ball , one of three high-profile basketball-playing sons of LaVar Ball . The two leaders did not speak about it publicly, even though the arrests made headlines worldwide. "What they did was unfortunate", Trump told reporters earlier in Manila.


Dawood Ibrahim's properties in Mumbai to be auctioned today

Dawood Ibrahim's properties in Mumbai to be auctioned today

The auctioned properties of underworld don include Shabnam Guest House, six flats in Damarwala building and a restaurant Rounaq Afroz. Two properties were auctioned for INR 3.5 Crore and Raunaq Afroz for INR 4.52 Crore. The Appellate Tribunal for Forfeited Property, however, had dismissed the appeals under SAFEMA. Sources said that the properties are liksely to be auctioned through three methods - the sealed tender, public auction and e-auction.


It's official! Rasgulla is from Bengal, not Odisha

It's official! Rasgulla is from Bengal, not Odisha

A geographical indication (GI) is a name or sign used on products which corresponds to a specific geographical location or origin (e.g. a town, region, or country). We are all so happy. The Geographical Identification authorities ruled out today that it is Bengal where the popular rosogolla originated. However this is not the first sweet battle that Bengal has fought.


Soldier, Hizb militant killed in Kashmir

Soldier, Hizb militant killed in Kashmir

Security forces also retaliated in an encounter. On Monday, an encounter in Handwara had left two militants dead. Security forces had surrounded Nowbug village after receiving information about the presence of militants there. The police said that "the attack was repulsed and both the militants were killed". On the other hand, complete shutdown is being observed in Palhalan, Bratkalan and Sopore areas of Baramulla district against the killing of Ashiq Ahmad Butt and Tayyeb Majeed Mir.


Trip to Asia 'tremendously successful'

Trip to Asia 'tremendously successful'

President Donald Trump is holding friendly talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India as he nears the end of his lengthy Asia trip. He met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and highlighted their two nations' "deeper and more comprehensive" ties, looking to strengthen a relationship that is vital to the U.S.


Colleges launch website for faculty vote

Colleges launch website for faculty vote

But with the province-wide college strike now stretching into its second month, Loyalist students are becoming increasingly frustrated. If the offer is accepted, the College Employer Council says 500,000 students affected by the strike, now in its fifth week, could be back in the classroom as early as next week.