Saharanpur blocks internet after caste violence

May 25, 2017

Authorities in a northern Indian district have blocked mobile internet services and arrested dozens of people after caste violence earlier this week left one person dead, according to police. The latest unrest in the Saharanpur region of Uttar Pradesh state began after members of the Dalit community, formerly known as “the untouchables”, threw stones at […]

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Ben Carson argues that poverty is just a “state of mind”

May 25, 2017

Ben Carson, the man in charge of Housing and Urban Development — the federal agency responsible for helping America’s poor—  believes that poverty is not a socioeconomic condition but merely a “state of mind.” In a radio interview on SiriusXM Radio with Armstrong Williams, a longtime friend of Carson, President Trump’s Cabinet member revealed his views […]

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Ben Carson argues that poverty is just a “state of mind”

May 25, 2017

Ben Carson, the man in charge of Housing and Urban Development — the federal agency responsible for helping America’s poor—  believes that poverty is not a socioeconomic condition but merely a “state of mind.” In a radio interview on SiriusXM Radio with Armstrong Williams, a longtime friend of Carson, President Trump’s Cabinet member revealed his views […]

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Trump in Brussels for ‘tough’ Nato talks amid protests

May 25, 2017

Image copyright AFP Image caption Demonstrations against the US president were held in Brussels US President Donald Trump is in Brussels for what his team are describing as “tough” talks with other members of the Nato military alliance. Mr Trump is also due to meet European Union officials on Thursday. He has been critical of […]

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Manchester attack: Police ‘not sharing information with US’

May 25, 2017

Image copyright New York Times Image caption The New York Times says this evidence was gathered at the scene of the attack Police investigating the Manchester Arena bomb attack have stopped sharing information with the US after leaks to the media, the BBC understands. UK officials were outraged when photos appearing to show debris from […]

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Longtime Advocate Has ‘Never Seen More Energy’ Behind Medicare-for-All

May 25, 2017

As lawmakers and the public awaited the Congressional Budget Office’s score on the GOP’s “horrific” Trumpcare bill, Congressional Democrats on Tuesday doubled-down on their call for a Medicare-for-All system to provide universal healthcare to all Americans. At a morning press conference outside the U.S. Capitol, Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) was joined by fellow lawmakers and […]

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Nekropolu u Grebnici krase jedinstveni stećci s postoljem

May 24, 2017

Nekropola sa 52 stećka na lokalitetu Grebnica, u Mjesnoj zajednici Luka u srebreničkoj općini, koja datiraju od sredine 12. do 16. stoljeća, prije nekoliko dana je, odlukom Komisije za očuvanje nacionalnih spomenika BiH, proglašena bh. nacionalnim spomenikom. Kvalitetan kamen Nekropola se prostire na oko 1.000 kvadratnih metara. Jedan stećak je u obliku sljemenjaka, 43 liče […]

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Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

May 24, 2017

Image copyright PA Image caption Grande had been due to play two shows in London later this week Ariana Grande’s concerts at London’s O2 Arena on Thursday and Friday have been cancelled following the Manchester suicide bombing. On Monday, 22 people were killed and 64 injured when a bomber detonated a device as people left […]

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