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Charge sheet names Tharoor as accused — Sunanda Pushkar case

Charge sheet names Tharoor as accused — Sunanda Pushkar case

The couple had been married for four years, having met in Dubai in 2009. Initially the police suspected suicide. It was the third marriage for both of them. The Delhi High Court had a year ago in October 26 dismissed BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's plea seeking court-monitored SIT probe into the death of Pushkar, terming his PIL as a "textbook example of a political interest litigation".


IMPD arrests 14 as protesters block street in downtown Indianapolis

IMPD arrests 14 as protesters block street in downtown Indianapolis

Columbia police say they met with group organizers last week to discuss their plans. "We are a part of the huddled masses, and we are still yearning to be free", Johnson said . Sylvia Orduno is with the campaign and the Michigan Welfare Rights Organization. The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival says it's "uniting tens of thousands of people across the country to challenge the evils of systemic racism, poverty, the war economy, ecological devastation and the ...


Turkey recalls envoys from Israel, US over Gaza deaths, embassy move

Turkey recalls envoys from Israel, US over Gaza deaths, embassy move

He added: "We are in Jerusalem and we are here to stay". "We condemn in the strongest term the atrocity by the Israeli occupying forces using this massive firepower against civilians who have the right to demonstrate peacefully, and they have been demonstrating peacefully", Riyad Mansour, the Palestinian ambassador to the United Nations , told reporters outside the U.N.


Former senator Harry Reid undergoes surgery for pancreatic cancer

Former senator Harry Reid undergoes surgery for pancreatic cancer

According to a statement from Reid's family, the problem was detected early and the surgery went well. Reid underwent the surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore to remove a tumor from his pancreas, which was spotted during a routine screening, according to a statement released by his family.


Noisy volcano lava fissure prompts more evacuations

Noisy volcano lava fissure prompts more evacuations

But the U.S. Geological Survey also has warned that pent-up steam could cause an explosion at the top of the volcano as the pool of lava recedes, launching a 20,000-foot (6,100-meter) plume that could spread debris over 12 miles (19 kilometers).


Turkish President accused Israel of state terror and genocide

Turkish President accused Israel of state terror and genocide

Turkey and Cyprus's internationally recognised Greek Cypriot government have been locked in a public dispute over overlapping claims of jurisdiction for offshore oil and gas research. Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday the United States had forfeited its role as a mediator in the Middle East by moving its Israel embassy to Jerusalem.