It's a Dalit-vs-Dalit fight

RJD rpt RJD leader Lalu Prasad promised to coax him into supporting the opposition candidate Meira Kumar , a Dalit from Bihar, a state that Nitish has ruled since 2005, barring a nine-month break. JD (U) opted out of the opposition meet after deciding to back Ram Nath Kovind. Mr Kovind, 71, is a Dalit, which is why Mr Kumar, so dependent on the caste in Bihar, is backing him.

Mob lynches police officer in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Mob lynches police officer in Indian-controlled Kashmir

The top cop was allegedly clicking pictures of people when they were coming out of the mosque. The police officer in civilian clothes opened fire injuring three people which infuriated the group. He also has three sisters. Pandith's killing was the first such lynching in Kashmir, and was condemned by several leaders, including resistance leader and Hurriyat Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq , who called the killing "un-Islamic".

People with 'secular ideology' should stand with Meira Kumar: Congress

An indication that JD (U) is under pressure was evident when no representative of the party was present for the filing of nominations by the NDA's Presidential candidate Kovind. The values I hold dear - of inclusiveness, social justice and pluralism - are the values the President must uphold. Speaking highly about Kovind, Union minister Uma Bharti said Kovind was a successful MP and a committed worker towards social causes.

MLB Draft: Twins take shortstop at No

After he was selected, Greene said on the MLB Network, "The Reds are awesome, I'm excited". "It was an unbelievable feeling". The 6-foot-1, 185-pound Lewis hit.377 with four homers and 25 stolen bases for JSerra Catholic High School . "Man, I'm a monster", he said, chuckling. "I can't wait to put on the jersey and get out there and start playing". They have a total bonus pool of $14.16 million to spend over the first 10 rounds, including a competitive- balance pick at No.

UK, EU talk up chance of Brexit deal

The situation could embolden the European Union negotiators in the Brexit talks and weaken the British side, though it is still far from certain how the talks, which are due to last two years, will play out. The clock is ticking down to midnight on March 29, 2019, when the United Kingdom will leave the European Union, with or without a deal. "The UK has been crystal clear about our approach to the negotiation".