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Global Media Siddaramaiah Stirs Emotive Waters, Moves for Kannada Flag Before Assembly Polls
Author: 0 Siddaramaiah Stirs Emotive Waters, Moves for Kannada Flag Before Assembly Polls

While Siddarmaiah denied any connection between the decision and the coming assembly elections, political analyst Narendar Pani said it was part of the widespread anger in the state against the Centre. "In fact, the national flag is supreme, there is no questioning that", Gadad said. It should always be hoisted below the national flag. Drawing flak after Karnataka government set up a panel of nine-member to design state's legally-accepted flag, KC Venugopal , state in-charge for Congress ...

Global Media Monsoon Session: Oppn ready to corner govt
Author: 0 Monsoon Session: Oppn ready to corner govt

Economic issues, especially alleged lack of jobs, are also likely to be taken up by the opposition parties to corner the government. Stormy debates on cow vigilantism, farmers' protests, the Kashmir unrest, corruption charges against opposition leaders and India's stand-off with China are expected to dominate the discourse of the Parliament in the Monsoon Session that begins today.

Global Media Turkey: 6 human rights activists jailed pending trial
Author: 0 Turkey: 6 human rights activists jailed pending trial

The crackdown initially focused on people with suspected ties to the alleged coup plotters, but has been extended to include politicians, journalists and activists. Amnesty said accusations against Eser tried to link her to three terror organizations through her work with the advocacy group. Amnesty International said on Tuesday critics of the government in Turkey "are no longer safe".

Global Media Frontier to double nonstop destinations from Austin airport
Author: 0 Frontier to double nonstop destinations from Austin airport

Frontier now serves a total of 22 destinations from CVG. Frontier Airlines announced Tuesday their expansion plans at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick. Frontier will fly to Orlando beginning August 16. In 2016, Frontier carried almost 575,000 passengers to and from MIA, making it the airport's seventh busiest passenger airline, officials said.

Global Media Trump's six-month approval rating hits historic low
Author: 0 Trump's six-month approval rating hits historic low

Despite Mr Trump's claims on the campaign trail to "make America great" on the world stage, the survey found 48 per cent believed the USA has actually been weakened. Trump continues to be deeply unpopular. That's lower than any other president. A similar share say he is faring about the same as previous presidents, according to a summary of results published by the Washington Post .

Global Media Let Obamacare fail - Trump's new plan
Author: 0 Let Obamacare fail - Trump's new plan

Now, two Republicans - Senator Mike Lee , R-UT, and Senator Jerry Moran , R-KS, - have defected from the bill, publicly stating that they can not vote for it. For the GOP, this is a predictable, but no less embarrassing moment. What next? Trump's Tuesday morning tweets struggled to put a smiley face on the Grand Old Party's catastrophe - and suggest some blame on the Democrats.

Global Media 2 new wildfires in California prompt evacuation orders
Author: 0 2 new wildfires in California prompt evacuation orders

A community meeting to discuss the fire and its effects on the community is scheduled at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium at Mariposa County High School, 5074 Old Hwy N, Mariposa. The Detwiler fire near Lake McClure again almost doubled overnight while almost 1,000 firefighters scrambled to save hundreds of endangered homes. To the south, crews have increased containment of a stubborn 28-square-mile blaze burning for a 10th day in the mountains of Santa Barbara County.

Global Media Hastert Released from Prison After 13 Months
Author: 0 Hastert Released from Prison After 13 Months

Hastert, 75, pleaded guilty to illegal structuring of bank withdrawals as part of an effort to circumvent federal banking laws as he went about paying off someone identified in court as "Individual A" for abuse that occurred more than 30 years ago during his years as a teacher and coach in Yorkville, Ill.

Global Media Young Saudi woman under fire after posting video of herself in miniskirt
Author: 0 Young Saudi woman under fire after posting video of herself in miniskirt

Khulood's action has sparked outrage across the nation over social media and some of the users have called for her arrest. The footage has divided opinions, with some Saudis calling for her arrest while others rush to her defence. Critics, however, argued that the woman should respect the laws of the land. Ibrahim al-Munayif, a Saudi writer with more than 41,000 followers on Twitter, wrote on his official account that allowing people to disobey the law leads to chaos.

Author: 0 Kate tells William: 'We'll have to have more babies'

The Royal couple were heading to the garden party in the Orangery at Lazienki Park, Warsaw, to mark the Queen's birthday. While Kate and Charlotte were all smiles, Prince George had a slightly more hard time, pouting his way down the runway.

Global Media Lashkar terrorists killed in encounter near J&K's Anantnag
Author: 0 Lashkar terrorists killed in encounter near J&K's Anantnag

Schools and colleges will also be closed in Anantnag. The encounter broke out at around 8 pm at Anantnag's Wanihama village, following an anti-militancy operation launched by the security forces, a defence spokesperson told PTI. Funeral prayers of LeT militant Muzaffar Ahmad Hajam were offered at his native village Danvethpora, Kokernag Wednesday. Sources in the police said that the encounter was underway in the area when reports last came in.

Author: 0 UAE: Story About Hacking Qatar 'Not True'

Qatar said in late May that hackers had posted fake remarks by the emir, an explanation rejected by Gulf states. UAE Ambassador to the US Yousef al-Otaiba also denied the report in a statement, saying it was "false", the Post said. The Federal Bureau of Investigation was previously known to be working with Qatar to probe the hacking. But its Gulf Arab neighbors and Egypt have always been irked by its support for anti-establishment movements and for the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood ...

Global Media Jim Caldwell's Forecast | Rain chances run low with heat running very high
Author: 0 Jim Caldwell's Forecast | Rain chances run low with heat running very high

The heat index, or feels-like temperature, could reach as high as 110 by Friday in central and eastern North Carolina. There can be a shower or thunderstorm in spots in the afternoon and evening. Temperatures are in the middle to upper 80s Saturday . We remain mostly dry through the week. There's a better chance for isolated thunderstorms. What makes the heat this week so unsafe is that nighttime temperatures are not expected to fall below 75 degrees.

Author: 0 Seoul offers military talks with Pyongyang

Since he assumed office in May, South Korea's Liberal president has attempted to resume dialogue with Pyongayng. It is the first formal overture to Pyongyang by the government of President Moon Jae-in , which said the two sides should discuss ways to avoid hostile acts near the heavily militarised border.

Global Media Meter-taxi operators attacking Uber drivers
Author: 0 Meter-taxi operators attacking Uber drivers

An Uber driver in South Africa has died of severe burns after his vehicle was set on fire in an attack last month. "It is with a great sadness we confirm one of our driver partners passed away after a brutal attack in Pretoria on the weekend of 10 June", said Allenberg.

Global Media Trump Pledged to Think of US Withdrawal from Paris Climate Deal - Macron
Author: 0 Trump Pledged to Think of US Withdrawal from Paris Climate Deal - Macron

As Trump walked to his motorcade, he gripped Macron's hand firmly, pulling the smaller man off-balance and held fast as they walked together toward their wives. Trump recently attacked MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski on Twitter, calling her "low I.Q. Crazy Mika" and saying she was "bleeding badly from a facelift" at a gathering at his Florida resort around New Year's.