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Fake passport case: Seven-year jail term for Chhota Rajan

Fake passport case: Seven-year jail term for Chhota Rajan

The court directed the three accused to be taken into judicial custody till Tuesday. Rajendra Sadashiv Nikalje, 55, who is now in judicial custody and lodged in Tihar Jail, appeared before the court through video-conference. He has cases pending against him in Maharashtra, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat and those registered by the CBI. The court found that Rajan's application for passport was accepted by Lakshmanan and processed by Rahate, where his date of birth was corrected as the old ...


Trump Administration To Impose 20 Percent Tariff On Canadian Lumber

Trump Administration To Impose 20 Percent Tariff On Canadian Lumber

Trudeau, speaking in Kitchener, Ont., says it's true Canada has a deeply interconnected economic relationship with the US, but that the opposite is also true. Having a good constructive working relationship allows us to work through those irritants. In softwood lumber, the countries have had a once-a-decade cycle of tariffs, trade litigation, and ultimately settlements.


Only 25 Percent Say Trump Keeps His Promises

Only 25 Percent Say Trump Keeps His Promises

The bad and the good ... Experts believe Trump's immigration bans, increased military spending, and aggressive stance against both Syria and North Korea are major factors of the consistent support. "I think the president's first 100 days have been a disaster for New Mexico and for the country, and I will continue to work to hold him accountable", Udall said.


Trump to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day

Trump to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day

Capitol on Tuesday. US President Donald Trump on Monday called for learning from the mistakes of the Holocaust era, stressing the need to be vigilant about "the doctrine of hatred and indifference". Earlier this month, White House spokesman Sean Spicer was forced to apologize after appearing to favorably compare Adolf Hitler's actions during the Holocaust to atrocities carried out now by Syrian strongman Bashar al-Assad.


Germany sees new rise in far-right offenses, hate crimes

Germany sees new rise in far-right offenses, hate crimes

The number of migrant criminal suspects in Germany surged by more than 50 percent previous year, interior ministry data has revealed. In fact, they cite crime statistics to encourage closing of borders to immigrants and refugees. Meanwhile, the number of German suspects experienced an opposite trend, dropping by 3.4 percent to 1,407,062. But the number of attacks on refugee homes dropped in 2016 to 995 compared to 1,031 in 2015.


North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

North Korea marks military anniversary with firing drill

The JoongAng Ilbo daily said in an editorial that South Korea shouldn't be excluded from critical discussions surrounding North Korea, because "the destiny of our nation could be at stake". "Cooperation with China and Russian Federation is the most important for effective pressure on North Korea", he said. Fears have also mounted in recent weeks that North Korea could soon conduct a sixth nuclear test or another missile launch.