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People India's Supreme Court rejects 10-year-old rape victim's plea to abort
Author: 0 India's Supreme Court rejects 10-year-old rape victim's plea to abort

The PIL was filed after a Chandigarh district court on July 18 refused to let the girl undergo the abortion after it was confirmed that she was nearly 28 weeks pregnant. It's a grave risk for 10-year-old girl. A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud, however, asked the Union government to consider setting up a permanent medical board in states to examine pleas made for termination of pregnancy of foetus beyond statutorily laid down bar of 20-week.

People Blow to Republicans as Obamacare repeal gets voted down
Author: 0 Blow to Republicans as Obamacare repeal gets voted down

In addition to McCain , Sens. But remember that the Senate would not have been voting on this bill at all had Tuesday's motion to proceed failed-and while Murkowski and Collins voted against the measure then, McCain didn't. McCain , who came back to Washington this week after surgery related to his brain cancer diagnosis , cast the deciding vote against the legislation.

People Marine pays final tribute to his combat dog
Author: 0 Marine pays final tribute to his combat dog

Black labrador Cena, who worked as a bomb sniffer for the Marines until he retired in 2014, was given a military funeral in MI just days after his owner Lance Corporal Jeff DeYoung completed a bucket list for his beloved pet. "Cena was family to me", DeYoung said in press statement. I trust him more than most human beings. That's when DeYoung decided he wanted a Jeep ride to be Cena's last before he was euthanized .

People Iran Successfully Launched into Low Orbit Satellite Carrier Rocket
Author: 0 Iran Successfully Launched into Low Orbit Satellite Carrier Rocket

Government will continue to aggressively counter Iran's ballistic missile-related activity, whether it be a provocative space launch , its development of threatening ballistic missile systems, or likely support to Yemeni Houthi missile attacks on Saudi Arabia such as occurred this past weekend", Treasury Secretary Steven T.

People Venezuela bans protests ahead of controversial vote
Author: 0 Venezuela bans protests ahead of controversial vote

The policeman was shot on Thursday in the town of Ejido in the northwest of the country as the strike drew to a close. The mounting deaths of demonstrators have now become a separate source of outrage for the young people who march during the day and assemble nightly to fight police officers and national guardsmen at improvised barricades across the country.

People Scaramucci in vulgar tirade against White House Chief of Staff
Author: 0 Scaramucci in vulgar tirade against White House Chief of Staff

In addition to threatening to fire "the entire place" to get to Lizza's source, Scaramucci also appealed to Lizza's sense of patriotism. In a pull-no-punches, impromptu CNN interview that he said was authorized by the president, Anthony Scaramucci went after chief of staff Reince Priebus in graphic terms.

People Socialite Couple Announces 'Trump Divorce' in Press Release
Author: 0 Socialite Couple Announces 'Trump Divorce' in Press Release

Oddly, however, in addition to owning her own media firm, Lynn Aronberg is also an executive VP for TransMedia-but she says she has no idea how all of the financial concessions snuck into the press release , nor other intimate info, such as Dave Aronberg allegedly not wanting to have kids with the same eagerness as she did.

People Amber Alert Issued For Missing East Tenn. Girl
Author: 0 Amber Alert Issued For Missing East Tenn. Girl

As they traveled home, Mrs. Medina said her older daughter noticed she had left the house keys at the soccer field. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says Yazmin Medina was found alive near the search area. She was last seen wearing a white shirt and green/brown shorts and carrying a black jump rope. Anyone with information about Yazmin's whereabouts is asked to call Cleveland police or to call TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.

People Protesters march in Amman outside Israeli embassy amid diplomatic crisis
Author: 0 Protesters march in Amman outside Israeli embassy amid diplomatic crisis

Israeli media are reporting that President Donald Trump's Mideast envoy is on his way to the region to try and defuse a growing crisis over a sensitive Jerusalem holy site. Israeli authorities are expected to compensate the family of the second man who was mistakenly gunned down in the incident. But tensions have escalated between the two countries since Israel installed metal detectors at entry points to Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem after two Israeli policemen were shot dead by three ...

People European Union court orders Poland to suspend logging in ancient forest
Author: 0 European Union court orders Poland to suspend logging in ancient forest

The Commission gave Poland a month to respond to concerns for the rule of law raised by the European Union executive in an unprecedented process launched past year and now aggravated by Poland's alleged politicization of the judiciary. "It is not the intention of either the ministry of justice or the parliamentary majority to weaken the power of the judges, deputy foreign minister Konrad Szymanski was quoted as saying by the Polish news agency PAP".

People Jordan's cabinet calls for legal action against shooting near Israeli embassy
Author: 0 Jordan's cabinet calls for legal action against shooting near Israeli embassy

According to a spokesperson for Israel's Foreign Ministry the security guard had escorted two Jordanian workers into the building to replace furniture. A heavy Jordanian police presence had sealed off the area around the embassy so the protesters gathered nearby. The Jordan-based Islamic Waqf is the administrator of the Temple Mount.

People Mako Shark Jumps on Boat and Gets Wedged in the Railing
Author: 0 Mako Shark Jumps on Boat and Gets Wedged in the Railing

The huge predator thrashes and writhes about in a desperate attempt to free itself - but to no avail. It also bites the rail several times and bloodies its mouth. Once the shark was back where it belonged, Captain Low cut the rope that was tied around the fin and released the shark. At one point, Don made reference to iconic shark film Jaws , saying: "We're gonna need a bigger boat!" The animals are primarily known for their ability to leap up to six meters out of the water as they charge ...

People Paul Ryan's Border Tax Is Dead In The Water
Author: 0 Paul Ryan's Border Tax Is Dead In The Water

In a highly unusual press conference Thursday afternoon, a group of four Republican senators called on House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to block a health care bill that the senators themselves might vote for. Obamacare is collapsing and hurting American families. Ryan's announcement Thursday evening is meant to ease doubts among Senate Republicans about voting for a minimal repeal bill.

People Free Movement to End in March 2019
Author: 0 Free Movement to End in March 2019

In a letter to the committee's chairman, Professor Alan Manning, Ms Rudd said the government continues "working towards the goal of achieving sustainable levels of net migration". Announcing the study, Rudd said the government would seek a transitional arrangement, likely to involve the continuation of free movement for a period, to ensure there would be no " cliff edge " for employers or European Union nationals in the country.

People ICE may be getting ready to arrest some sanctuary city mayors
Author: 0 ICE may be getting ready to arrest some sanctuary city mayors

For his supporters, it is a step in the right direction, and for his opponents, especially those in the United States illegally, there has been a growing sense of fear. Maybe if the they paid fair wages, they could hire legal people who actually pay taxes and file legal tax forms with IRS every year, like all good citizens do.

People Irish PM says he's against any 'economic border' with Northern Ireland
Author: 0 Irish PM says he's against any 'economic border' with Northern Ireland

Earlier, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney denied a newspaper report that suggested the Irish government preferred a "sea border" solution with checks at ports rather than the Irish border. "That would not be a solution that was acceptable to us, or indeed to the people of Northern Ireland". Meanwhile, asked if he was frustrated with the British approach to Brexit talks, Mr Varadkar said: "If anyone should be angry, it's us, quite frankly".

People One dead, several wounded in knife attack at German supermarket
Author: 0 One dead, several wounded in knife attack at German supermarket

There was no information on the assailant's motive or on the exact number of victims. There was no immediate indication of any political or religious motive for the attack. Security has been a campaign issue ahead of September 24 parliamentary elections, in which Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to win a fourth term in office.

People Graham, Booker writing bill to prevent Trump from firing special counsel
Author: 0 Graham, Booker writing bill to prevent Trump from firing special counsel

Graham said he was crafting the legislation because "we need a check and balance here" and that the bill will apply to Trump as well as all future presidents . Weirdly, Trump hasn't simply fired Sessions, choosing, instead, to apparently try to humiliate Sessions into quitting. Graham harshly criticized Trump for the repeated public insults that he has directed at Sessions, who he believes enabled the DOJ's appointment of a special counsel by recusing himself from the Russian Federation ...

People Former Uzbek president's daughter gets 5 years in prison
Author: 0 Former Uzbek president's daughter gets 5 years in prison

The announcement is the first official word on the whereabouts of Karimova, 45, who disappeared from public view in 2014 after apparently falling out with her father, a strongman who had run the Central Asian nation for 27 years. In an interview with the BBC in December, her son denied reports suggesting his mother had died, and accused the Uzbek security services of keeping her in isolation.

People Debbie Wasserman Schultz Scandal Attracts White House's Attention
Author: 0 Debbie Wasserman Schultz Scandal Attracts White House's Attention

Awan's wife, Hina Alvi, had earlier left for Pakistan with their children. Awan, 37, has pleaded not guilty. Tim Canova, a liberal law professor and who is running against Wasserman Schultz, called for an investigation into her Schultz because of the way she seemed to threaten the U.S.

People Nawaz Sharif resigns as Pakistan PM after disqualification
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif resigns as Pakistan PM after disqualification

It should be noted that the federal cabinet was also dissolved as a result of Nawaz s disqualification. Zafar Ullah, another leader from Sharif's party, says the allegations against the prime minister were baseless. Sharif critics are using the press conference to portray that demise of PML-N had started even before the court verdict. In a brief statement, Sharif's office said Sharif relinquished his charge as prime minister after learning that the Supreme Court disqualified him because ...

People Senate sends new Russian Federation sanctions bill to White House in overwhelming vote
Author: 0 Senate sends new Russian Federation sanctions bill to White House in overwhelming vote

He has threatened to retaliate, although he has not yet said how. Russia's economy is already dealing with lower oil prices and western sanctions first imposed in 2014 over its role in the Ukraine crisis. The bill also includes extended punitive measures against North Korea and Iran and would limit Trump's capacity to ease sanctions on Russian Federation in the future without seeking the approval of lawmakers.

People European Union warns Poland over controversial judicial reform bills
Author: 0 European Union warns Poland over controversial judicial reform bills

It took all but eight days of nationwide street protests and threats of European Union sanctions to thwart the Law and Justice Party's plans to centralize power. The commission said on Wednesday it will issue a so-called reasoned opinion and give Poland as well as Hungary and the Czech Republic a month to respond.

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