The US says 800k to 2 million religious minorities detained in Chinese internment camps

An estimated 800,000 to 2 million religious minorities are recently being detained in internment camps in China, the Trump administration has told lawmakers, who have expressed critical concerns over the massive human rights violations in the Communist nation’s Xinjiang province. The situation in resource-rich Xinjiang has been restive as the native Muslim Uighurs have been …

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The Chhattisgarh Congress Thursday moved the state High Court seeking directions to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to look into officials of the administration allegedly incomingstrongrooms in Dhamtari where Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are stored. The petition also stated that CCTV cameras at a strongroom in Durg were switched off for a few hours. …

Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu is “on the brink” of losing his voice after 17 days of critical election campaigning and has been advised “complete rest” for three to five days by doctors, the government said Thursday. Punjab’s local government, tourism, and cultural affairs minister, who has affected his vocal cords, has left an undisclosed …

France To Tax Digital Giants From 2019, Says Finance Minister

Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday stated France will tax digital giants at a national level from 2019 if European Union states cannot reach an agreement on a tax on digital revenues for the bloc. EU finance ministers detained to agree on a tax on digital revenues on Tuesday, despite the last minute Franco-German …

West Bengal govt denies permission to Amit Shah’s rath yatra

The West Bengal government has rejected permission to BJP president Amit Shah’s rath yatra from Coochbehar, Attorney General Kishore Dutta informed Calcutta High Court on Thursday. The BJP moved the high court yesterday saying that the West Bengal administration and the police were not responding to its applications seeking permission to take out three rallies …

IRCTC Indian Railways Train 18

Train 18, India’s first engine less-train, also became the fastest train in India when crossed the 180 kilometers per hour (kmph) mark during a trial run in the Kota-SawaiMadhopur section. It outran Gatimaan Express which held the record of being the fastest train in the country plying at 160 kmph.  “Train 18 breached the 180 …

Congress Stands Rock Solid Behind 'Mama' Christian

The Congress is trying to save Christian Michel, the said middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper deal, the BJP alleged today — a day after a youth Congress leader represented him in court. Alleging that all three lawyers representing Michel were from the Congress, the BJP stated a “full surveillance” has been launched on him by …

Bulandshahr violenc

The Shiv Sena Thursday hit out at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath over violence in Bulandshahr, stating that he is busy renaming cities but has failed to address the basic issues in his state. Soldiers and policemen do not have any religion. As same as, those in power should only focus on fulfilling their …

Christian Michel In Delh

Christian Michel, the said middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper deal extradited by Dubai, will be produced before a Delhi court today. He was transferred to New Delhi in a special aircraft late Tuesday night and was taken to the CBI headquarters, where was questioned through the night. India is investigating charges that the British national …

Vijay Mallya Offers To

Five days before a UK court’s verdict on whether Vijay Mallya can be extradited, the fugitive businessman, who is being investigated for fraud and money-laundering, appealed to several Indian banks to accept his offer to pay back 100 percent of the principal loan amount he owes them. In a web of tweets, the liquor baron …

US Gives Russia A 60-Day Ultimatum To Comply With Nuclear Treaty

The United States delivered Russia a 60-day ultimatum on Tuesday to come clean about what Washington stated is a violation of a arms control treaty that keeps missiles out of Europe. NATO allies led by Germany pressed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at a meeting in Brussels to give diplomacy one last chance before …

Karnataka

A day after an audio clip came fresh charges of attempts by BJP to topple the HD Kumaraswamy ministry, the state Congress Tuesday said it would lodge a police complaint about the matter while asserting all MLAs of the party and its ruling partner JDS was with the government. “On behalf of the KPCC, we …