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Himanta vouches NEDA support for Kovind

Himanta vouches NEDA support for Kovind

As per sources, all the Chief Ministers of BJP and its allies will also grace the occasion when NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind files his nomination. The Bihar Chief Minister is known to take a line different from other political parties as was reflected on the demonetisation decision.



North Korea tests rocket engine -US officials (RTN)

The rocket test was allegedly conducted on Wednesday at the Sohae Satellite Launching Station, where similar tests of the rocket technology took place on three occasions in March. Ambassador Kye Chun-yong said North Korea was willing to discuss a possible freezing of its nuclear and missile tests under certain circumstances. South Korea's new President Moon Jae-in said Seoul has no plans to scale back joint military exercises with Washington , according to an interview with USA broadcaster ...


Doctors report Warmbier's brain damage while voices grow for NK travel ban

Doctors report Warmbier's brain damage while voices grow for NK travel ban

He spontaneously opens and blinks his eyes but doesn't seem to understand language, respond to verbal commands or be aware of his surroundings. Mr Warmbier said his family did not believe the claims from the "pariah regime" and though they are thrilled to have their son home, there is "anger that he was so brutally treated for so long".



American student Otto Warmbier released from North Korea, reportedly in a coma

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, speaking to reporters on Air Force One, said "bringing Otto home was a big priority for the president". "We're just really glad that he's able to come back", Boettcher said. Former NBA star Dennis Rodman happened to arrive in North Korea for his fifth trip to the rogue state the same day Warmbier left. North Korea allowed an American student who fell into a coma while imprisoned in a labor camp to be flown home on Tuesday as Washington ...



Darjeeling: GJM indefinite strike continues, heavy security deployed

What is happening is a deep-rooted conspiracy . So many bombs and arms can not be gathered in a day. The violence began when police raided the homes and offices of members of the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha ( GJM ), a separatist movement. As protestors clashed with security personnel, there were injuries on both sides. Do not listen to Bimal Gurung . Hill is your right, protect it. Jan Andolan Party (JAP) leader Harka Bahadur Chetri criticised the Mamata Banerjee government for trying to ...


INEC Receives Signatures on Dino Melaye's Recall

INEC Receives Signatures on Dino Melaye's Recall

According to Punch Newspaper, the signed documents were contained in six bags alongside other documents and were submitted to INEC's headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday. On whether the whole process was sponsored by the state Governor, Yahaya Bello, Cornelius denied it, stating that they chose to embark on the recall of the senator because, "he had become inaccessible and unreachable and was not representing them responsibility".