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Four SDPI workers arrested in ABVP activist's murder case in Kannur

Four SDPI workers arrested in ABVP activist's murder case in Kannur

Shyam Prasad, was yesterday allegedly hacked to death by a three-member gang in the district when he was going to his house at Koothuparamba on his motorcycle. Shyamprasad died while being rushed to the hospital at Thalassery. Shyama was a student at Industrial Training Institute in Kakkayangad and was the mukhya sikshak of a local RSS sakha.


Tripura, Nagaland, Meghalaya go to polls in Feb

Tripura, Nagaland, Meghalaya go to polls in Feb

January 31 will be the last date for filing papers. The scrutiny will take place on February 1 and February 3 will be the last date for withdrawal of nominations. The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) today said that the "coming together of the NDPP and BJP to form an alliance and fight the upcoming assembly election as stated in some local dailies is a direct insult to the sentiments of the Christian communities".


'Progress' but no deal yet to avoid U.S. gov't shutdown

'Progress' but no deal yet to avoid U.S. gov't shutdown

Spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the Democrats' insistence that the interim measure include protection for undocumented immigrants who arrived as children killed the deal. Across the Capitol, the House backed away from a plan to adjourn for a one-week recess, meaning the GOP-controlled chamber could wait for a last-minute compromise that would require a new vote.


India Beat Pakistan by 2 Wickets to Lift Title

India Beat Pakistan by 2 Wickets to Lift Title

He scored 57 in 61 balls, Risayat Khan's 48 in 38 balls and skipper Nisar Ali's quick 47 was the highlights of Pakistan batting. India's Deepak Mallik, one of the key players of the tournament, played an integral role in the seven-wicket win.


Rohingya refugees protest repatriation move

Rohingya refugees protest repatriation move

Amnesty International has said the plans to repatriate the Rohingya were "alarmingly premature" and warned that any "forcible returns would be a violation of international law".The current crisis erupted on August 25, when the Myanmar Army launched an operation in Rakhine, where around 1 million Rohingyas were living, in retaliation against an attack on multiple government outposts by a Rohingya insurgent group.


Transcript: Fusion GPS looked into possible money laundering between Trump, Russians

Transcript: Fusion GPS looked into possible money laundering between Trump, Russians

One of them, Dmitry Ryboloviev, bought "a derelict estate at an extreme markup in Florida", Simpson testified. It's unclear how long the Torshin inquiry has been ongoing, but the news comes as Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller's sweeping investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, including whether the Kremlin colluded with Trump's campaign, has been heating up.