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MH17 crash Plane carrying remains of victims on way to Netherlands

Jul 23, 2014

MH17 crash Plane carrying remains of victims on way to Netherlands

The first plane carrying the remains of the victims of the crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 took off Wednesday from the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv for the Netherlands. #United Nations #Russia #Ukraine #Putin #MH17 #Malaysian Airlines crash #Malaysian Airlines crashes near Ukraine-Russia border
National shame Why is India still abandoning its girls?

Jul 23, 2014

National shame Why is India still abandoning its girls?

A study shows that the sex ratio in the country has deteriorated from from 976 girls to 1000 boys in 1961, to 927 girls in 2001; and to 918 girls in 2011, when biologically girl children are more likely to survive than boys and the country has made constant strides in other spheres of development. #Sex Ratio #Rajasthan #India #Gujarat #United Nations #Punjab #Delhi #ConnectTheDots #BRICs #UN #Himachal Pradesh #Madhya Pradesh #Haryana #Maharashtra #girl children #Chandigarh (UT) Uttar Pradesh
If I lived in Gaza, I would fire rockets at Israel too British MP slammed for tweet

Jul 23, 2014

If I lived in Gaza, I would fire rockets at Israel too British MP slammed for tweet

Ward has previously been suspended from the junior party in Britain's coalition because of remarks about Israel. #World #United Nations #Hamas #Israel #Ban Ki-moon #UK #Palestine #Gaza Crisis #David Ward
Concerned over 'unprovoked' firing by Pak along LoC, says Indian envoy

Jul 23, 2014

Concerned over 'unprovoked' firing by Pak along LoC, says Indian envoy

Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan, TCA Raghavan on Tuesday expressed serious concern over "unprovoked" firing by Pakistani troops across the border with India. #India #United Nations #Pakistan #NewsTracker #TCA Raghavan

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In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jan 12, 2014

In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

The Americans grossly misjudged and miscalculated the response of India, ignoring the fact that Washington chose to up its ante at a time when general elections are less than four months away and no government in New Delhi could have politically afforded to take the American affront lying low. #United States #Barack Obama #diplomacy #ConnectTheDots #Preet Bharara #Nisha Desai Biswal #United Nation #Devyani Khobragade #Sangeeta Richards #India-US diplomacy #Diplomat arrest row

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No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Jul 22, 2014

Monitors claim rebels still tampering with Malaysia Airlines crash site despute UN resolution

An international monitoring group has charged that pro-Russia rebels are continuing to tamper with the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in apparent defiance of a United Nations resolution that called for professional investigators to have un... #United Nations #Malaysia Airlines
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Jul 22, 2014

Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings On Obamacare Tax Credits: Which One Got It Right?

In this corner, established in 1891, weighing in with 14 active judges and calling Richmond, VA, home is the Fourth District Court of Appeals. And in this corner, established in 1893, weighing in with 11 active judges and calling our nation's capital... #Richmond, VA #United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Jul 23, 2014

Clinton Urges Strong Stand Over Flight 17

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton paid tribute to Australia's efforts to persuade the United Nations Security Council to agree to a resolution condemning the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and urged other countries not to back down... #United Nations #Malaysia Airlines