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Syrian Military Sites Reportedly Under Attack by Israeli Missiles

Syrian Military Sites Reportedly Under Attack by Israeli Missiles

The Israeli military did not comment on reports of the attack, which is its standing policy. In its statement, the Syrian army repeated previous warnings of serious repercussions for the strikes and repeated its past accusation that Israel was using attacks to support militant groups in Syria .


US House backs Iran protesters, slams 'oppressive regime'

US House backs Iran protesters, slams 'oppressive regime'

Mentioning the risks of single-product export for the country's economy, the President added: "Without a doubt, creating variety in non-oil exports further decreases economic vulnerability". He made the remarks during a speech commemorating protests against the Shah of Iran in 1978. Against the ayatollah and the mullahs, the charge is that what they have delivered - power and wealth to the clerics, social repression, foreign wars - are not what the Iranian people want.


Bruno Mars, Cardi B, SZA Lead Grammy Performers

Bruno Mars, Cardi B, SZA Lead Grammy Performers

Five-time Grammy victor Mars is up for Album of the Year and Best R&B Album for 24K Magic , as well as Record of the Year for 24K Magic and Song of the Year, Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Song for That's What I Like . Cape Town - The Grammy Awards have announced more performers for the forthcoming 60th annual Grammy Awards which are going to be held on Sunday, 28 January in NY.


Macron takes on 'fake news' with plans to change France's media laws

Macron takes on 'fake news' with plans to change France's media laws

Speaking to journalists at an annual New Year reception on Wednesday, Macron said he meant to overhaul the country's media laws in order to boost transparency and quash the spread of fake news on social media. "It probably has the effect of Macron", said Harris Interactive director of policy research, Jean-Daniel Levy. It would allow a judge to order the deletion of some content, close a user's account or block access to a website.


Indian origin man lose naturalised USA citizenship

Indian origin man lose naturalised USA citizenship

A New Jersey man has been stripped of his US citizenship after a federal judge ruled that he had failed to disclose a previous deportation order on his naturalization application. Operation Janus was launched in 2010. According to the DOJ , Singh entered the United States by plane in 1991 without travel documents or identification and gave the name Davinder Singh.


Mevani, Umar Khalid under scanner for provocative speeches in Pune

Mevani, Umar Khalid under scanner for provocative speeches in Pune

The youth leaders were invited to speak at an event organised at Pune's Shaniwar Wada to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Bhima Koregaon . "Why is PM Modi, who is claiming to be an Ambedkarite, silent?" "A self-proclaimed Ambedkar bhakt, the Prime Minister must clarify his position as to whether Dalits have the right to peacefully assemble and take out a rally in a legal manner", asked Mevani addressing a press conference in the national capital.