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Rahul’s remarks on 1984 riots trigger war of words

Rahul’s remarks on 1984 riots trigger war of words

NEW DELHI: ‘s statement on 1984 anti-Sikh riots where he had refuted allegations of Congress‘s involvement has triggered a war of words between the Congress and leaders of others political parties. On Saturday, addressing the UK parliamentarians and local leaders, Rahul had described the riots as a “very painful tragedy” and said he was “100 per cent” for the punishment […]

Nirmala-minister spat: HDK urges all to move on

Nirmala-minister spat: HDK urges all to move on

BENGALURU/MYSURU: With the public spat between Union defence minister and Karnataka tourism minister Sa Ra Mahesh refusing to die down after a fresh attack by , chief minister H D Kumaraswamy on Sunday sought to tone down the incident by urging everyone to forget the “small differences”. Sitharaman and Mahesh were locked in an exchange of words over her itinerary […]

LS poll battle: Why small parties in UP matter

LS poll battle: Why small parties in UP matter

LUCKNOW: Small parties in such as the NISHAD Party, Apna Dal(S) and AIMIM may not account for many Lok Sabha seats in 2019, but are pitching themselves as potential “game changers” in the BJP versus opposition battle in the state. Chidambaram, however, avoided directly answering a question on the leadership issue or who would be the prime ministerial candidate of […]

Pedestrian killed in Pembroke Pines accident Saturday night

Pedestrian killed in Pembroke Pines accident Saturday night

A man walking across Pines Boulevard Saturday night was killed after being hit by a car, police say. Jimmy Garth, 27, was rushed to Memorial Regional Hospital after the 8:41 p.m. accident, but died from his injuries, Sgt. Adam Feiner said. resident Jaclyn Proffitt, 37, was heading west in the 8400 block of Pines Boulevard when she hit Garth, police […]

8 killed in Chicago fire, including 6 children: ‘I can’t live without my babies‘

8 killed in Chicago fire, including 6 children: ‘I can’t live without my babies‘

Eight people were killed — including six children — in an extra-alarm fire early Sunday morning in Little Village on the West Side, officials said. A teenager and a young adult were rushed to hospitals in very critical condition, and a firefighter was hospitalized in good condition. Fire officials did not have ages of the people killed, or information about […]

Man killed in single-car crash on I-95 in Fort Lauderdale

Man killed in single-car crash on I-95 in Fort Lauderdale

A man was killed Saturday night in a single-car accident that caused traffic delays on Interstate 95 for several hours. The 30-year-old driver was heading north on I-95 when he lost control of his blue 2007 Toyota Scion, said Lt. Alvaro Feola, a spokesman for the . The car spun around clockwise before slamming into a large bridge support pole […]

CU Boulder graduate students ask city to address ‘housing crisis‘

CU Boulder graduate students ask city to address ‘housing crisis‘

A group of University of Colorado graduate students has asked the city to address affordable housing for graduate students. A representative of the Boulder Committee on Rights and Compensation, a graduate student advocacy group and labor organization seeking a collective bargaining agreement with the university, appeared at the City Council meeting Tuesday. The CRC also provided a list of recommendations […]