World News

Kathua rape and murder: BJP ministers exit Jammu and Kashmir government

Kathua rape and murder: BJP ministers exit Jammu and Kashmir government

Kathua: In yet another unprecedented move, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, wrote to the Chief Justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Saturday, requesting to set up of a special fast track court to try the gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua. Mir added that Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti had expressed her displeasure with the BJP over the "conduct of two ministers". In the audio conversation with gangster Lekhraj Yadav - charged in over 60 cases including abduction, robbery and murder - Singh allegedly advised him to strike a deal with the local BJP leaders.

Raghu, who has chose to contest as an independent, had unsuccessfully contested the assembly elections from Krishnaraja constituency in 2013 on BSR Congress Party's ticket.

Singh is believed to have led the victim to Sengar's residence, where the alleged crime took place.

She told a Press conference that if the Modi government were so committed towards Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, it would not have finished the SC-ST sub-plan introduced in the Budget during Indira Gandhi era.

More news: I ensure justice to our daughters - Narendra Modi

She also claimed that her family was being threatened after they tried to file an FIR. On Saturday, the party chose to forward them to the CM to diffuse crisis in the ruling BJP-PDP coalition.

Fully aware of the arduous task ahead, especially when sons of political heavyweights are most likely to contest the elections on Congress and BJP tickets respectively, Raghu says, "An estimated 10% to 15% of voters want new faces and this is enough to keep me confident of my chances". "People can see what kind of politics you (Gandhi) are doing". However, sources said the final decision on cabinet reshuffle could be taken only after a report was submitted to Shah.

Yadav desperately asks, "Will they kill of us? CBI, in contrast, is an investigating body that looks like a caged parrot".

He cautioned that there should be no communal politics played over the ghastly crime and everyone should ensure speedy justice and exemplary punishment to the culprits. He asked, "What they did it in the case of the two girls from Shopian Asiya and Nelofar in 2009". The CBI has registered three cases against Sengar in regard to the crime he allegedly committed previous year.


  • Trump approval rating at 50 percent, president responds

    Trump approval rating at 50 percent, president responds

    His standing fell in almost every category among the 900 adults - including 720 registered voters -polled between April 8 and 11. Of the majority of Americans that live in rural parts of the country, 59 percent also approve of Trump's performance.
    Mother Arrested After 2-Year-Old Tests Positive For Meth

    Mother Arrested After 2-Year-Old Tests Positive For Meth

    On January 19, 2018, detectives executed a search warrant at Ecker's residence, located on Card Lane in Crawfordville. Inside, pipes with both cannabis and meth residue were found, along with grinders, a scale and a small bag of weed.
    Strikes on Syria did not hit areas near Russian bases: Moscow

    Strikes on Syria did not hit areas near Russian bases: Moscow

    Russia's military head has warned that Moscow will target United States sites if the latter puts the former's personnel at risk. Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the Kremlin will analyze the bill, but no decision has been made yet.
  • Pacquiao I Have Not Made My Final Decision on Freddie Roach

    Pacquiao I Have Not Made My Final Decision on Freddie Roach

    Roach said he wished Pacquiao well for the future but admitted he had been "hurt" after learning of the Filipino's decision to axe him indirectly.
    What Manchester City must do to break three Premier League records

    What Manchester City must do to break three Premier League records

    Both sides continued to put up impressive play to ensure the game swing in their favour, but it was City who got lucky. Eden Hazard equalised from close range before Giroud fired in a low shot to give Chelsea the points.
    Michael Cohen used same company for payment deals for two women

    Michael Cohen used same company for payment deals for two women

    These could include claims by Stormy Daniels , the adult film star who claimed to have had a sexual encounter with Trump in 2006. District Court Judge Kimba Wood said she did not have enough information to issue any ruling on that request.
  • Merson says Kane has advantage over Salah in Golden Boot race

    Merson says Kane has advantage over Salah in Golden Boot race

    Manchester City ended their three-match losing run with a convincing win over Tottenham at Wembley Stadium. We need to show ourselves that we can compete".
    IShares MSCI Hong Kong (EWH) Declines 0.77% for April  15

    IShares MSCI Hong Kong (EWH) Declines 0.77% for April 15

    A certain stock may be considered to be on an uptrend if trading above a moving average and the average is sloping upward. The simple moving average is a mathematical calculation that takes the average price (mean) for a given amount of time.
    Donning jerseys to show support for Humboldt

    Donning jerseys to show support for Humboldt

    Meanwhile, Toronto's transit authority said it was allowing employees to wear jerseys over their uniforms. "We are all them". It comes six days after the Humboldt Broncos team bus was involved in a fatal crash that claimed the lives of 16 people.
  • Trump defends use of 'mission accomplished' phrase for Syria strike

    Trump defends use of 'mission accomplished' phrase for Syria strike

    His choice of words recalled a similar claim associated with President George W Bush following the US-led invasion of Iraq. Air Force B-1B strategic bombers, launched stealthy, long-range missiles from outside Syrian airspace, officials said.
    Chelsea come from 2-0 down to win at Southampton

    Chelsea come from 2-0 down to win at Southampton

    The Blues were trailing 2-0 on Saturday lunchtime when the Frenchman was introduced in place of Alvaro Morata in the 60th minute. The thing is as a striker you need to keep going and keep the confidence high.

    Brave Asset Management Inc. Trims Position in Gilead Sciences (GILD)

    The company was initiated on Tuesday, November 8 by Mizuho. (NASDAQ: GILD ) earned "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Tuesday, November 8. Hodges Capital Mgmt Inc reported 0.09% of its capital in Gilead Sciences, Inc . (NASDAQ: GILD ) to report earnings on May, 1.