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Have no political affiliation, President is above politics: Ram Nath Kovind

The presidential polls would be held on July 17. Kovind's candidature has been opposed by many Opposition parties over his affiliation with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ). I promise I will do everything possible to uphold the dignity of this office. "The Constitution is supreme and it is our duty to maintain its supremacy", he added.



CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: The great Muslim civil war - and us

The Pentagon said Tuesday that the armed drone was shot down "after it displayed hostile intent" while approaching coalition forces stationed within a protected de-escalation zone around the Tanf base, in southeastern Syria . The U.S. backed forces unsuccessfully attempted to use the de-confliction zone hotline with the Russians. In a statement, the Syrian military described the downing of its plane as an act of "blatant aggression" on the part of the United States and accused the USA of ...



Fridge fire started Grenfell blaze as police confirm cladding failed safety tests

While the death toll remains at 79, Ms McCormack addressed concerns that many more had died and were unaccounted for in official figures. She pleaded with those who knew the exact individuals that were in the building to contact the police, specifying that neither the Home Office nor the police would be interrogated those people's immigration status.



U.S. considers sanctions on North Korea trade allies

CNN reports that Warmbier's parents recently found out that he had been in a coma since March of 2016 and that he will be transported to University of Cincinnati Medical Center late on Tuesday evening. USA officials did not confirm those details. The curious timing of Warmbier's return to Cincinnati is nearly as startling as Rodman's continued flirtation with Kim and his Communist regime.


Prez poll: Opposition in disarray as Nitish Kumar backs Ram Nath Kovind

Prez poll: Opposition in disarray as Nitish Kumar backs Ram Nath Kovind

Besides the NDAs constituents, which comprise over 48.6 per cent of votes in the electoral college that will elect the next president, regional parties such as the AIADMK, BJD, TRS and JD (U) have announced their support to the Dalit leader, making his win an nearly foregone conclusion.


Prosecutors seek to uphold 'Making a Murderer' confession

Prosecutors seek to uphold 'Making a Murderer' confession

Dassey was 16 when he told detectives he helped his uncle, Steven Avery , rape and kill photographer Teresa Halbach in 2005. A federal magistrate judge overturned Dassey's conviction in August, ruling that investigators coerced a then-16-year-old Dassey, who suffers from intellectual challenges, into confessing.