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Catholic Church supports separate Gorkha homeland in India

Catholic Church supports separate Gorkha homeland in India

Internet services remained suspended with the police saying the step has been taken to stop the spread of rumours that may incite violence. The continuing turmoil in Darjeeling over the long-standing demand for a separate Gorkhaland state has witnessed violent clashes between police and protesters, with one civilian dying and one India Reserve Battalion commander suffering serious injuries.


Capitol Hill Buzz: Rubio joke-investigates Ivanka hug

Capitol Hill Buzz: Rubio joke-investigates Ivanka hug

Rubio said he "emceed" the meeting and said he's hoping paid family leave and child care tax credits are negotiated as part of the long-anticipated tax reform plan. In President Trump's official 2018 budget proposal, he called for a paid leave program funded by unemployment insurance overhaul. Sens. Joni Ernst , R-Iowa, and Tim Scott , R-S.C., were also present at Tuesday's meeting.


Here's How Indian Celebrities Celebrated International Yoga Day '17

Here's How Indian Celebrities Celebrated International Yoga Day '17

Urging people to make yoga as integral a part of their lives as common salt, he said: "Earlier, yoga was performed only by saints. The practice, which connects body, mind, and soul, has played a big role in binding the world too". Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (C) participates in a mass yoga demonstration during the International Yoga Day in Lucknow, India, on June 21, 2017 .



Sean Spicer May Get To Choose His Own Replacement If He Quits

Once more freewheeling exchanges, briefings have been shrinking both in length and content as Trump's senior aides clamp down on information and contend with the president's own lack of message discipline and preference for speaking directly to his fan base.



USS Fitzgerald Saved By Crew's 'Heroic Efforts,' 7th Fleet Commander Says

The ACX Crystal , a massive Philippine-flagged merchant ship, collided with the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald off the Izu Peninsula in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan over the weekend. " Fitzgerald 7 are headed home; just left Japan. crew, family on hand to say goodbye", it said on Twitter. He said the work by the sailors prevented a far worse situation.