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Why centre not defending Art 35-A in Supreme Court: Omar Abdullah

Why centre not defending Art 35-A in Supreme Court: Omar Abdullah

During the hearing, counsel for Jammu and Kashmir government told the bench that the issue of Article 35A has been "prima facie settled" by the state high court in its verdict passed in 2002. Omar said if Article 35-A was scrapped, it will cause enormous and irrevocable damage to the interests of the people of the three regions- Kashmir, Jammu and Ladakh - irrespective of their caste and religion.


San Diegans host vigil for Charlottesville

San Diegans host vigil for Charlottesville

White nationalists spent Friday night and Saturday rallying in downtown Charlottesville and on the University of Virginia campus against the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. "I think people need to speak up and stand up and support those people". Boyd Kramer says the candlelight vigil was planned in a short amount of time with organizations that haven't worked together before.


Violent protests break out Kenya after poll results

Violent protests break out Kenya after poll results

After the announcement, Odinga and his campaign rejected the results. "And I am certain that there is no single Kenyan who would wish for us to go back to this", Kenyatta said. NASA said on Thursday that Odinga was in the lead per some unsubstantiated results they claim were from the IEBC servers. In a short victory speech after he was declared President-elect, Kenyatta extended a "hand of friendship" to Odinga, adding that he looked forward to partnering with all Kenyans in building the ...


Oakland Raiders Running Back Marshawn Lynch Sits During National Anthem

Oakland Raiders Running Back Marshawn Lynch Sits During National Anthem

The Raiders return for another pre-season game Saturday, Aug. 19 at home against the L.A. Rams for a 7 p.m. kickoff. Lynch said on an appearance on " Conan " in 2016 that he was supportive of protests led by then 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick to sit during the National Anthem to bring light perceived injustices in the United States.


One more woman dies of swine flu, toll reaches 4

One more woman dies of swine flu, toll reaches 4

The swine flu lab, which had become operational two years ago, is proving a boon for patients as reports are readily available in a short period of time. Around 47 people have so far tested positive for the disease. A person undergoing treatment at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack succumbed to Swine flu late last night, informed the swine flu nodal office of the hospital.


Buhari President says Lai Mohammed is working very hard

Buhari President says Lai Mohammed is working very hard

Buhari's extended absence for an undisclosed ailment, his second this year, left many in Nigeria questioning whether he was well enough to run the country. "The exercise is to serve as mark of appreciation for the significant and unimaginable positive impacts the Buhari-led government has made, and to dissociate the right thinking and true Nigerians from unfounded and unjustified agitations for the unconditional and quick return of the President Muhammadu Buhari from his legitimate medical ...