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Hoboken elects first Sikh mayor in New Jersey state history

Hoboken elects first Sikh mayor in New Jersey state history

Bhalla will succeed Dawn Zimmer, who did not run for a third term. They have a photo of New Jersey Councilman Bhalla. Controversy erupted this week after doctored campaign fliers surfaced, bearing a picture of Bhalla and reading " Don't let TERRORISM take over our town! ".


Fencing, hotline to bolster Pak-Iran border security

Fencing, hotline to bolster Pak-Iran border security

The news agency of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, Sepah News said that Bajwa also held talks with Head of Iran's Revolutionary guards ground forces Mohammad Pakpour. Over the course of his meetings Gen Qamar Bajwa has outlined the measures taken by his country to strengthen security along the border and thwart the nefarious designs of militant groups and people traffickers.


These sheep recognise Obama, Emma Watson and a BBC journalist

These sheep recognise Obama, Emma Watson and a BBC journalist

The study was conducted as part of a broader analysis of how a sheep's brain works. As with some other animals such as dogs and monkeys, sheep are social animals that can recognise other sheep as well as familiar humans. Seeing a photograph of their handler for the first time, the sheep literally did a "double take", said the researchers whose findings appear in the Royal Society journal, Open Science.


North Atlantic Treaty Organisation will increase the contingent in Afghanistan

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation will increase the contingent in Afghanistan

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg believes that a revision of its command structure is necessary to tackle the alleged threat from Russian Federation. Meanwhile, the USA ambassador to NATO, Kay Bailey Hutchison, told reporters that NATO allies "saw the need to have more deterrence against the Russian encroachment on the east after Crimea".


Sen. Rand Paul assaulted at his Kentucky home

Sen. Rand Paul assaulted at his Kentucky home

A close friend of Rand Paul says the USA senator does not know why a neighbor tackled him in his yard and broke five of his ribs. Hoeven said Pence mentioned he had called Paul, and "the chuckle was that he must be OK because he was already working (Pence) on ideas on tax relief".


Big twist in Ryan school murder case: CBI detains Class 11 student

Big twist in Ryan school murder case: CBI detains Class 11 student

Seven-year old Pradyuman was found with his throat slid inside a washroom of Ryan International on September 8 of this year. Up until now, a conductor working for the school, Ashok Kumar, was considered as the prime suspect by the police in the murder and they had arrested him on the very day of the killing.