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Greatest Olympian of all time Phelps banned for six months after DUI charge

Oct 07, 2014

Greatest Olympian of all time Phelps banned for six months after DUI charge

The arrest last Tuesday marked the second time Phelps had been arrested for drunken driving. #NewsTracker #Olympics #USA #Michael Phelps #Swimming
Indonesia struggles to stop Islamic State from recruiting radicals

Oct 06, 2014

Indonesia struggles to stop Islamic State from recruiting radicals

The danger posed to Indonesia from IS was brought into focus last month when police arrested four ethnic Uighurs they allege were being taken to meet the country's most wanted militant to discuss recruitment for IS. #World #White House #India #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Indonesia #USA #Iraq #United States of America #Kurds #President Barack Obama #Jihadists #islamic-state #Militancy in Iraq #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #home-grown terror #Yazidis #Radicalisation

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Devyani case False statements, falsified contracts should bring consequences

Dec 19, 2013

Devyani case False statements, falsified contracts should bring consequences

The core issue is that one government's employee has knowingly made a false statement to another government. She has done this in an official position representing the country. She has also falsified contracts. So, there will be consequences. #India #Visa fraud #maid #LetterstoFP #USA #Devyani Khobragade
Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

Dec 18, 2013

Why is the worker in Devyani Khobragade case being unfairly villainised?

As an American citizen I find it deplorable that the worker, Mrs Richard, has been cast as a criminal for merely demanding the wages due her by US law. #Employment #USA #Labour laws #Devyani Khobragade #Mathew Brinkley #wage laws #unfair treatment