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Winter Session of Parliament From December 15 to January 5

Winter Session of Parliament From December 15 to January 5

There will be four-day break for Christmas that ends on December 26, which is preceded by the weekend (December 23 and 24). The Parliamentary Affairs Minister said that he was hopeful that all members of Parliament will attend the session on all the working days as key issues are to discussed and bills to be passed.


At least 3 dead as Indian passenger train derails in northern India

At least 3 dead as Indian passenger train derails in northern India

According to ADG (Law and Order), Anand Kumar the fractured railway tracks lead to the accident. "Relief operations are underway". A medical train reached the accident spot at around 5.20 am and the casualties were immediately taken to the hospital for treatment, Malviya added.


Netanyahu reprimanded Hotovely just hours before controversial interview

Netanyahu reprimanded Hotovely just hours before controversial interview

Michal Berman, CEO of Panim, an Israeli network of 60 pluralistic Jewish organizations, said: "It's sad to find that the person who fills the role of [deputy] foreign minister of Israel - who is supposed to promote the image of the state of Israel in the world - is disparaging the largest and most powerful Jewish community in the world".


Massive manhunt underway after Texas trooper shot dead

Massive manhunt underway after Texas trooper shot dead

Authorities in that area tweeting a message stating the gunman is Darbrett Black who is now at large. "The suspect was identified as Darbrett Black, a black male 5'-11" and 175 lbs. Deputies were chasing after him at 8:30 p.m. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a statement that "this trooper died selflessly serving Texas".


Teacher suspected of narcotics possession at school, escorted from school by police

Teacher suspected of narcotics possession at school, escorted from school by police

An Indiana high school teacher was arrested Wednesday after students reported seeing her do drugs in an empty classroom and reported the incident to campus administrators, WGN in Chicago reported. "The subsequent investigation lead investigators to arrest 24 year old Samantha Cox, of Northwest Indiana". She now faces felony drug possession and misdemeanour paraphernalia charges.


US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew crashes into sea near Okinawa, Japan

US Navy aircraft carrying 11 crew crashes into sea near Okinawa, Japan

The C-2A is a re-supply workhorse for United States aircraft carriers, routinely ferrying cargo, mail, and people onto and off the globally deployed vessels. The cause of crash is unknown and the names those onboard are being withheld while next of kin are notified, the US Navy said in a statement . President Trump commented on the situation Wednesday morning tweeting that the administration is "monitoring the situation".