CHANDIGARH: The Pradesh Election Committee of the city Congress has unanimously recommended former Union Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal s name for the party ticket for the city Lok Sabha seat.Olympian boxer Vijender Singh echoed the sentiment of the nation in his words, ”We are a country of more than a billion people.
Bengaluru: The committee formed by the Supreme Court last September to punish the erring police officers involved in ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan;s wrongful arrest and false implication for spying is yet to begin work.Narayanan, 77, who was awarded the Padma Bhushan this year, has been waging a legal battle against the Kerala police officers who accused him of being a Pakistan spy in 1994, a charge he claimed unleashed a catastrophic effect on his career and personal life. Within two years of his arrest, the CBI had exonerated the scientist and filed a closure report in the case.
Roger Stone, a longtime adviser to Donald Trump and informal campaign official, was arrested on Friday but not before allegedly threatening to kidnap a witness's therapy dog.A 24 page indictment compiled by special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian election interference, centered around Russia's hack into the Democratic National Committee emails and Stone's connection to WikiLeaks.
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Katie Price has won the backing of a parliamentary committee in her campaign to make spreading of online hate a specific crime
CHANDIGARH: Two years after being announced, the Tribune flyover project has got the final nod with the Standing Finance Committee of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways approving Rs 386 crore for the construction of the first such project in the city at the Tribune roundabout.Someone left the promising field of commerce, while another dropped out of college; back in the day (by that we mean easily a decade), these artistes jumped headlong into an industry that didn t exist, tastes that were never discerning and audience that wasn t evolved.
CHANDIGARH: Two years after being announced, the Tribune flyover project has got the final nod with the Standing Finance Committee of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways approving Rs 386 crore for the construction of the first such project in the city at the Tribune roundabout.Felines, like other most sought pet breed canines, too have had interesting roles to play here and there.
Russia was likely behind an attempted hack of the Democratic National Committee during last year s midterm elections, according to a court filing published Thursday. The revelation came as part of the DNC s ongoing lawsuit against the Trump campaign and the Russian government, ABC first reported.
Indian American Raja Krishnamoorthi on Monday was appointed as the member of a key US House committee handling intelligence related issues.
Avi Loeb's life story and scientific contributions are highlighted in this video from the Smithsonian Science Education Center. Avi Loeb is the Frank B. Baird Jr. Professor of Science at Harvard University. He serves as Chair of the Department of Astronomy, founding director of Harvard's Black Hole Initiative and director of the Institute for Theory and Computation (ITC) . He also chairs the Advisory Committee for the Breakthrough Starshot Initiative, serves as the Science Theory Director for all Initiatives of the Breakthrough Prize Foundation, and holds the Sackler Senior Professorship by Special Appointment at Tel Aviv University. He is an elected fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, the American Physical Society, the International Academy of Astronautics, and a member of the Board on Physics and Astronomy of the National Academies.
"He has improved his country's image and visibility on the global stage. A committee in the WMS voted on possible leaders given the above criteria. The final decision was mine," Kotler said during an interview with The Marketing Journal.Defending his decision to give the award to PM Modi, Kotler said that he stood highest on the criteria laid down to confer the maiden Philip Kotler Presidential Award. "The concept underlying the award is to honour a major public leader who has given new life to democracy and economic growth in that nation," he said.
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This time it;s a sleek EV concept called the Nissan IMs, which the automaker describes as an ;elevated sports sedan.; If the IMs name sounds familiar, it;s because it is. The name ties in with Nissan Intelligent Mobility (IM, get it), the branding that it uses for its automated technology and electric vehicles. "Fully embracing the three pillars of Nissan Intelligent Mobility Intelligent Driving, Intelligent Power and Intelligent Integration the IMs concept moves toward the creation of a sustainable mobile society in the form of EVs, autonomous drive and connectivity technologies, " said Denis Le Vot, senior vice president, chairman of Management Committee, Nissan North America.
A video of a man locking up supporters of the Indian football team in a birdcage ahead of the UAE India match has gone viral. India lost the match against UAE in the AFC Asian Cup in Abu Dhabi.Gabbard is an Iraq War veteran and is currently serving on the House Foreign Affairs Committee. She is also the first American Samoan as well as the first Hindu member of Congress.
Khaira was suspended from the party in November last year for indulging in "anti party" activities and sent his resignation letter to AAP #39;s national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Related Stories AAP exodus continues: Ashish Khetan joins long list of leaders who have left party disappointed Delhi: AAP demands de registration of similarly named party; HC seeks EC stand Former BJP leader Sandeep Shastri joins Aam Aadmi Party High Court quashes AAP govt's circular on giving preferential treatment to Delhi residents at GTB Hospital Brijesh Goyal, Rajpal Solanki announced AAP in charges for New Delhi, West Delhi seats Opposition demands sacking of Punjab minister over lewd text to female IAS officer 2019 Lok Sabha Polls: AAP to contest on all seats in Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, says party leader Gopal Rai AAP leaders meet police commissioner; demand FIR against Delhi BJP chief Tiwari AAP government forms committee to revise auto fares in Delhi Three AAP workers arrested for allegedly circulating 'fake news' about Haryana CM Senior advocate HS Phoolka resigns from Aam Aadmi Party Aaj ki Baat Jan 3 episode: Rajat Sharma on why is Kejriwal trying to forge alliance with Congress ?
Blackburn, who is succeeding Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob) Phillips CorkerThe Memo: Romney moves stir worries in Trump World Senate GOP names first female members to Judiciary panel Former US special envoy to anti ISIS coalition joins Stanford University as lecturer MORE (R Tenn.), and Ernst are being named to the high profile panel, according to a roster released by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellHouse Democrats release bills to end shutdown Collins: Senate should vote on funding bills passed in House Hoyer calls on McConnell to back House bills to reopen government amid shutdown MORE (R Ky.) on Thursday. The committee assignments are expected to be approved by the full Senate next week.They will be the only and first female senators of Republicans' 12 members to serve on the committee. Democrats have four female senators on the committee, including ranking member Sen. Dianne FeinsteinDianne Emiel FeinsteinThe Hill's Morning Report Shutdown Day 14: Dems return to the White House Senate GOP names first female members to Judiciary panel The Hill's 12:30 Report: Opening day for the 116th Congress Dems take control of House Historic day for Pelosi MORE (D Calif.)
On Sunday, men and women gathered in Beni to cast paper ballots they hoped that someone, somewhere, might take seriously. Last week, the electoral commission made the surprise decision to bar some 1 million voters in Beni and Butembo, cities in eastern Congo affected by a deadly Ebola outbreak.Protests followed the decision as people demanded to vote on Sunday with the rest of the country. Ebola facilities were attacked. Health workers suspended their work for days. The World Health Organization chief warned that "prolonged insecurity " could bring a spike in Ebola cases. Congo was dangerously politicizing the outbreak, the International Rescue Committee said.
A group of masked young men stormed into the historical Jamia Masjid in Srinagar with ISIS flags and created a ruckus on Friday, provoking condemnation from the mosque's management committee as well as separatists.