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Opposition unity faces hiccups; upset NCP stays away

Opposition unity faces hiccups; upset NCP stays away

During the meeting which comprised leaders of 16 parties, Congress president Sonia Gandhi was authorised to form a small group to coordinate with like-minded parties on programmes to be organised in the next three months. Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad sought to play down the episode saying he had spoken to NCP supremo Sharad Pawar who has been keeping ill-health for the past 4-5 days.


Iranian Parliament Increases Funding For Missiles, IRGC In Reaction To US Sanctions

Iranian Parliament Increases Funding For Missiles, IRGC In Reaction To US Sanctions

The general outlines of the motion were passed with 240 votes in favour and one abstention during an open parliamentary session, Xinhua news agency reported. Araghchi, also in defense, said the countermeasure bill is "much stronger" than US Congress bill against Iran, since it also extends support to the Islamic Republic's armed forces and all related ministries.


United States warship challenges China's claims in South China Sea

United States warship challenges China's claims in South China Sea

This amounts to an explicit recognition that the Philippines is toeing China's line as ASEAN's chair. FM spokesman Geng Shuang stated that the Chinese military has a issued warning and expelled the USS John S. The US military has a long-standing position that its operations are carried out throughout the world, including in areas claimed by allies, and they are separate from political considerations.


Student pilot was flying plane before fatal crash

Student pilot was flying plane before fatal crash

She was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries and has not been identified. It happened today around 9:17 a.m.at Candlelight Farms Airport along Green Pond Road and Border Lane in New Milford . Morasco, was killed in the crash. Preliminary results of that investigation showed that the plane piloted by Stern began to lose altitude shortly after take off.


For First Time, A Kashmir Shutdown In Support Of Indian Constitution

For First Time, A Kashmir Shutdown In Support Of Indian Constitution

Article 370 also accords the disputed region special status. The resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a joint statement issued in Srinagar said, "The ongoing killing spree, genocide of young Kashmiris, hooliganism of Indian forces especially in south Kashmir, NIA/ED terrorism and ploy to change the state subject law in Jammu Kashmir will face stern resistance from Kashmiris".


Trump's Statement on Venezuela

Trump's Statement on Venezuela

Venezuela's Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino branded Trump's threat as "a insane act", on Friday. Venezuela's new Constituent Assembly on Saturday strongly backed socialist President Nicolas Maduro in the face of the "vile threats" of his USA counterpart Donald Trump , who said U.S.