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Can Chief Justice Assign Cases To Be Examined By Apex Court

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The PIL was filed in the backdrop of the January 12 press conference held by senior-most apex court judges including Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph , an unprecedented event. Justice Sikri responded with a query: "So you have no objection on the power of the CJI as Master of Roster, but your point is about the manner in which the power has to be exercised?" He also asked the counsel to "come up with suggestions" on what else can be done. Read More »

UN war crimes judges quash radical Serb's acquittal

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It however says the sentence "is too lenient in relation to the committed crimes" by his supporters during the war. The case is one of the last to come before the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ITCY) set up to prosecute major crimes resulting from the wars and closed a year ago. Read More »

Centre tells Supreme Court its verdict has diluted SC/ST Act

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The Centre also told court that its verdict dealt with a very sensitive issue which has caused anger, unease and a sense of disharmony in the country. The SC on April 3 said the judgment in no way dilutes any provision of the SC/ST Act or rules and that the Act does not mandate immediate arrest on filing of complaint. Read More »

Sen. Cory Gardner says Trump vows to protect marijuana industry

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Gardner said Sessions had promised him that he would not go after the marijuana industry during his Senate confirmation. Sen. He said in a release that he received a commitment from Trump on Wednesday assuring him that he would support "a federalism-based legislative solution to fix this states' rights issue". Read More »

Oregon Senators' Hemp Bill Would Give States Control

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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's crusade for hemp has hit another milestone. GenCanna™ is proud of its central role in the growth of hemp and hemp derived products - an industry that, according to Leader McConnell, added 81 new jobs in Kentucky and brought economic impact of more than $16 million for Kentucky farmers in the previous year. Read More »

Trump Warns Russia US Missiles 'Will Be Coming' to Syria

The extraordinarily provocative tweets come hours after Prime Minister Theresa May bowed to worldwide and domestic pressure and agreed Britain will join France and the United States in a likely military strike on Syria . "Never said when an attack on Syria would take place", the president tweeted. In a series of tweets, Trump held Russian Federation and Iran, Syrian President Bashar Assad's chief sponsors, responsible. Read More »

Assad adviser says Syrian government, allies consulting

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US President Donald Trump took to Twitter to warn Russian Federation. France could also launch strikes from the frigate Aquitaine, a warship equipped with 16 cruise missiles and 16 surface-to-air missiles or send Rafale jets from its national territory and organize refueling flights to get them to the area. Read More »

Institutional Investors Are Crazy About PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF)

The company was downgraded on Tuesday, October 10 by BMO Capital Markets. (NYSE: PBF ) with "Hold" rating. Towle & Co, which manages about $544.94M and $1.01 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings I by 38,557 shares to 722,890 shares, valued at $42.40M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Read More »

Governor Abbott Visits National Guard Troops Deployed To Border

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Brown took a different approach in California, agreeing to send troops but expressing his displeasure with the politics surrounding Trump's decision. Border Patrol officials said that the Salvadoran MS-13 gang member joined up with the group at a stash house in San Luis, Mexico, before crossing illegally with the group. Read More »

Ishrat Jahan case: Pranesh Kumar's father killed in road accident

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Pillai's vehicle met with an accident while returning from the hospital after a health checkup. After Pranesh's death, Pillai was living with his younger son Aravind. The fake encounter case under CBI investigation took place in June 2004. He had informed the media and the CBI that his son wasn't a terrorist, instead he worked for the intelligence department. Read More »

Body Found Along NorCal River Where Santa Clarita Family Disappeared

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A witness told investigators they saw a maroon SUV, possibly a Honda Pilot, crash into the river north of Leggett around 1:10 p.m. April 6, the CHP said. As a robust storm dumped rain on Northern 13, the family was traveling. "Some of these items were consistent with a Honda vehicle". A "missing" poster shared by household and mates on Fb acknowledged the Thottapilly relations as 42-year-old Sandeep, 38-year-old Soumya, 12-year-old Siddhanty and 9-year-old Saachi. Read More »

Ecuador's Moreno returns home after report says abducted journalists dead

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Late Thursday, a visibly emotional Moreno had issued an ultimatum to the kidnappers after his government received photos from a Colombian TV station suggesting the three were dead. "Despite all our efforts, it was confirmed that these criminals never meant to release (the journalists) alive", Moreno said, announcing a series of security measures, including an increase in military and police control over the area. Read More »

Haley: No One is Buying Russia's Lies and Cover-Ups

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Security Council. "This meeting should not be about the so-called unilateral threats, it should be about the multiple actions Russian Federation has taken to bring us to this point". Hours later, the White House said Washington was very confident that Syria carried out the chemical attack, saying USA intelligence shows Russia's claim that the attack was faked was false. Read More »

Lawyer of fired FBI Deputy Dir. McCabe may file defamation suit vs

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In a statement, Mr. McCabe said that he had full authorization to share this information with the media. It accuses McCabe of lying at least four times, three of them under oath, and says that while he had the power to approve disclosures of information to the media, his doing so in this instance violated policy because it was done "in a manner created to advance his personal interests at the expense of Department leadership". Read More »

SOTY 2: Is this Karan Johar's response to Ananya Panday's admission trolls?

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Tara consistently turns to a pair of jeans and a plain top or a cute dress as her main look, but we can't think of anyone who does dressed-down cocktail-ready looks like her. But with her, it has been different, the way her debut movie has got announced. Mumbai: While Ananya Panday is already in news due to her role in upcoming film Student of the year 2 , one of her Instagram pictures is going viral. Read More »

Teacher Reportedly Administers "Fight Club" In Connecticut High School

According to the arrest warrant filed by Moorehead, there were four victims; Victim 1: a 15-year-old; Victims 2&3: two 16-year-olds, and Victim 4: a 14-year old. "At the time , based on the initial video that I viewed and the information I was provided, I didn't feel that this was a law enforcement matter". "We recognize that our formal efforts to lobby elected leaders have achieved all that we will be able to accomplish this legislative session", the union's president, Alicia Priest, ... Read More »

Booker's Remarks to Pompeo Illustrate Growing Anti-Christian Bias in America

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Speaking during his confirmation hearing in Washington , Pompeo said the casualties came during strikes on forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al_Assad in February. Pompeo, who has described Russian Federation as the "enemy" to the United States, has been named by Donald Trump to replace Rex Tillerson, who was sacked in February, allegedly after finding out only when the president tweeted he was out of a job. Read More »

US Places Mexico Drug Kingpin On Most Wanted List

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The FBI on Thursday added Mexican cartel boss Rafael Caro Quintero to its Most Wanted list, and State Department officials have offered $20 million for his capture - the largest cash reward for any fugitive in the world. President Donald Trump that Mexico is the most unsafe country in the world. Former DEA chief John C. Lawn described the investigation into Camarena's murder as "an open wound", telling the Times that US authorities "don't believe the Mexican government is doing all it can ... Read More »

Pakistan's Supreme court disqualifies Sharif for life

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The bench announced the verdict - written and ready by Justice Umar Ata Bandial - in a case under which the time period had to be determined for a person if he was disqualified under Article 62 (1)(f) of the Constitution. On July 28, last year, the apex court disqualified Nawaz Sharif from the prime minister's office on the ground that he did not disclose a salary from his son's Dubai-based company - the money Sharif says he never received. Read More »

Tornado Watch until 9 PM Friday — ALERT

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You will also want to have ready a safety plan, including a safe place to go, so that if a tornado warning is issued you will know what to do. Another tornado season is making its way through the Badger State, and Wisconsin averages 23 tornadoes each season. Read More »

Ryan says GOP needs more minorities and women

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Meanwhile, President Trump nominated the first black woman to be Marine Brigadier General. Writing in the Federalist, Ben Domenech gives his take on how Paul Ryan went from young gun to gone. "Honored to have Republican Congressional Leadership join me at the @ WhiteHouse this evening", Trump tweeted . Now, all three of his children are teenagers. Read More »

You submit to majesty of law: Navjot Singh Sidhu

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Doctors in cross-examination have said the cause of death was head injury", he said. A bench of Justice J Chelameswar and Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul was informed by the Punjab government that Gurnam Singh had died after a fist blow from cricketer-turned-politician Sidhu. Read More »

Gregory Polanco goes yard twice for Pirates on Thursday

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Tyler Chatwood (0-2) was tagged for five runs and nine hits in five innings in his first home start since signing a $38 million, three-year contract with Chicago in the offseason. But for the third year in a row, Hendricks struggled in his third game of the season. Dickerson hit a tiebreaking two-run double in Pittsburgh's three-run third. Read More »

California SUV crash victim said her moms were 'racist'

Vehicle parts recovered from the water had serial numbers that helped authorities identify the auto as a maroon 2016 Honda Pilot SUV, Taylor said, but the auto itself has not been located. Authorities said that a vehicle, which witnesses identified as possibly a Honda Pilot SUV, vanished after falling into the rain-swollen Eel River in Mendocino County around 1 p.m. Read More »