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Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal sues Obama administration over Common Core policy

Aug 27, 2014

Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal sues Obama administration over Common Core policy

Indian American governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal today sued the Obama administration,accusing it of hijacking federal grants to coerce states to adopt Common Core educational standards and assessments, thus violating the federal law and the Constitution. #Obama #Barack Obama #US #Bobby Jindal #NewsTracker #Louisiana #Obama administration #federal law #Common Core educational standard
Syrian govt used chemical agent eight times last April UN

Aug 27, 2014

Syrian govt used chemical agent eight times last April UN

The UN said Syria's government appeared to have dropped barrel bombs containing chemical agent chlorine on civilian areas on eight different occasions last April. #Barack Obama #United Nations #US #Syria #NewsTracker #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #journalists #Syrian civil war #Sarin gas #American government #Ghouta #Chlorine #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #James Foley #Peter Theo Curtis
Silver lining Ferguson, African Americans and Indians in US

Aug 27, 2014

Silver lining Ferguson, African Americans and Indians in US

As Michael Brown is laid to rest in Ferguson, the town's wounds are a long way from healing. But while looking at all the many things that went wrong it's worth reflecting on the things that didn't. #OnOurMind #Small business #race relations #Ferguson #Michael Brown #Michael Brown shooting #Indian shopkeepers #Ferguson teen shooting #Immigrant race relations in US #United States racism #Racial tension in US
US will use military force where necessary to protect Americans White House

Aug 27, 2014

US will use military force where necessary to protect Americans White House

The US will not hesitate to usemilitary force where necessary to protect Americans, the WhiteHouse has said #White House #Obama #US #Syria #Security #military #Drones #Terrorists #Jihadis

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A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

Aug 22, 2014

A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

A fourth-round in Australia, a second-round in Paris and a third-round at Wimbledon are all that Serena has to show for a season in which she has been ranked no. 1 every single week. #Sports #OnOurMind #Tennis #Serena Williams #US Open #Grand Slam #Steffi Graf #Major
Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Feb 05, 2014

Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

The events that unfolded in Delhi last month culminating in the dharna, could have provided a great platform for all right-minded citizens, legislators, journalists and opinion-shapers to fix the spotlight firmly on the issue of police reforms. #US #Delhi #Arvind Kejriwal #Q&A #UK #States #Indian Police Service #AAP #constabulary #Police reform

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Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Aug 27, 2014

Monitor Reports Heavy Cluster Bomb Use in Syria

The Cluster Munition Coalition said at least 264 deaths in Syria were from cluster bombs, but it did not specify whether government forces or insurgents were using them...
Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Aug 27, 2014

Monitor Reports Heavy Cluster Bomb Use in Syria

The Cluster Munition Coalition said at least 264 deaths in Syria were from cluster bombs, but it did not specify whether government forces or insurgents were using them...
Not dharna, here's 5 ways police reform can actually be done

Aug 27, 2014

A Foodie's Guide to the U.S. Open Tennis Tournament

Love tennis? We've got tasty recipes from the best chefs at the Open - perfect for noshing while watching the matches at hom...