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    Rajasthan police’s particular operations group (SOG) has declared the arrest of two individuals, Bharat Malani and Ashok Singh, and mentioned that they had been involved in endeavours to topple the state federal government. The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) also filed a preliminary enquiry from a few Independent MLAs for alleged makes an attempt to bribe Congress MLAs ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls past thirty day period in a bid to destabilise the point out governing administration. According to the SOG...
    Atlanta Dream players came out in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, after co-owner Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., criticized the social-justice initiative. Each Dream player co-signed a statement, which was released Friday night. SEN. LOEFFLER STANDS BY OPPOSITION TO DIVISIVE BLACK LIVES MATTER AMID ROW WITH WNBA PLAYERS “Black lives matter,” the statement starts. “We are the women of the Atlanta Dream. We are women who support a movement. We are strong and we are fearless. We offer a voice to...
    As the country grapples with ongoing protest and critical policy demands, MSNBC political analyst and SiriusXM host Zerlina Maxwell declares an end to white-centered politics in her new book. A timely read, The End of White Politics: How to Heal Our Liberal Divide contends that American politics cannot continue to disregard blind spots around race and injustice.   Maxwell points to a necessary realignment of the lens through which politics is produced and experienced, challenging Democratic candidates, the political strategists employed...
    (CNN)President Donald Trump headed into the hot zone of Miami-Dade County, Florida, on Friday intent on creating an alternate reality as the coronavirus ravages the United States. He wore no mask, showed no sense of remorse about the rushed reopening that has plunged the nations health care system back into chaos, and barely mentioned the virus. By the time he returned to the White House that night, Trump had commuted the sentence of his longtime friend Roger Stone, whod been...
    Coronavirus updates: States ICUs are 89% full You Are Definitely Not Washing Your Reusable Water Bottle Enough Opinion: Senators critical of WNBA, NBA social justice efforts should stick to politics Josh Hawley and Kelly Loeffler’s displays of faux outrage are as unoriginal as they are distasteful. Click to expand Replay Video UP NEXT Dan Patrick opens up about depression and suicidal thoughts Dan Patrick opens up about depression and suicidal thoughts USA TODAY SPORTS NFL...
    Chinas President Xi Jinping (L) and US President Donald Trump attend a working session on the first day of the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany, on July 7, 2017.Patrick Stollarz | AFP | Getty Images President Donald Trump said Friday that he isnt currently thinking about a possible next phase of the U.S. trade deal with China, adding that the relationship between the two nations has been severely damaged by the coronavirus pandemic. They could have stopped the plague....
    Political pressure from the White House and a series of “crazy in the middle of the night” texts, emails and phone calls caused top federal weather officials to wrongly admonish a weather office for a tweet that contradicted President Trump about Hurricane Dorian in 2019, an inspector general report found. Commerce Department Inspector General Peggy Gustafson concluded in a report issued Thursday that the statement chastising the National Weather Service office in Birmingham, Alabama, could undercut public trust in weather...
    By SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer Political pressure from the White House and a series of “crazy in the middle of the night” texts, emails and phone calls caused top federal weather officials to wrongly admonish a weather office for a tweet that contradicted President Trump about Hurricane Dorian in 2019, an inspector general report found. Commerce Department Inspector General Peggy Gustafson concluded in a report issued Thursday that the statement chastising the National Weather Service office in Birmingham, Alabama,...
    Flavor Flav and Steve MnuchinFlavor Flav / Twitter It’s tough to up the absurdity in politics in 2020, but leave it to Flavor Flav. The Public Enemy star on Thursday posted a baffling picture of himself, in his trademark giant clock chain, with a very buttoned-up Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. Flav included the timeless caption, “F - - k politics — but I’m always happy to talk to anyone about the importance of knowing when your time is up. [Donald Trump] could’ve...
    Political pressure from the White House and a series of “crazy in the middle of the night” texts, emails and phone calls caused top federal weather officials to wrongly admonish a weather office for a tweet that contradicted President Trump about Hurricane Dorian in 2019, an inspector general report found. Commerce Department Inspector General Peggy Gustafson concluded in a report issued Thursday that the statement chastising the National Weather Service office in Birmingham, Alabama, could undercut public trust in...
    D. Watkins July 9, 2020 10:12PM (UTC) So many young people are disenchanted with our political system. Its like you have to pay millennials to vote and give them a sticker. Can you blame them for lacking excitement after watching the way Republicans blindly blocked everything Obama tried to do during his time in the White House? Even if it was in their interest –– that sent a clear message about how broken our political system is. Oh, and...
    It’s really sad for me, a personal tragedy. I was always a huge fan of Jagdeep ji. He had worked in my father’s (PL Santoshi) film “Hum Panchhi Ek Daal Ke”. It had won a National Film Award. We were like a family because of his bond with my father. He used to call dad “Guruji”. When I made my first film (“Ghayal”) as a director, he played a part in it. But his track had to be removed because...
    Hoover Institution senior fellow, historian, and author Niall Ferguson joined Dave Rubin on The Rubin Report to talk about the decline of higher education, especially at some of the best universities in America. Niall faulted the increasing emphasis on political correctness for squeezing out all diverse thought and heterodox views, and the failures of conservative professors for allowing the current dominance of progressivism in academia. Academic life in the United States, especially in the last...
    Michael Flynn, former U.S. national security advisor, arrives for a status hearing at federal court in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, July 10, 2018.Yuri Gripas | Bloomberg | Getty Images The judge in Michael Flynns criminal case asked a federal appeals court Thursday to reconsider its ruling last month ordering him to dismiss the prosecution of the former national security advisor to President Donald Trump. Judge Emmet Sullivans lawyer asked for a so-called en banc review of the decision of...
    Kanye West lost all credibility for me when he began selling merchandise emblazoned with the Confederate flag back in 2013, but buried within his ramblings about a theoretical 2020 presidential platform is a particularly insidious and dangerous conceit that’s gained some cachet in parts of the Black community: anti-vaccine paranoia. “It’s so many of our children that are being vaccinated and paralyzed… So when they say the way we’re going to fix Covid is with a vaccine, I’m extremely cautious....
    Rep. Doug Collins is challenging Republican Senator and Atlanta Dream owner Kelly Loeffler from the right in a razor-tight special election. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Business Insider Georgia Senator Kelly Loeffler — who co-owns the Atlanta Dream — came out against the WNBAs plan for players to wear Black Lives Matter and Say Her Name warm-ups on Tuesday. In a letter to WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert, Loeffler said the leagues embrace of the social justice movement endorses a...
    President Donald Trump’s meeting with Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico on Wednesday was billed as a celebration of economic ties and the new North American trade agreement, but critics in Mexico worry their leader is being used a political pawn to bolster Trumps reelection effort. Lopez Obrador began his first foreign trip as president with stops at the Lincoln Memorial and a statue of Benito Juarez, a former Mexican president and national hero. Substantive talks were to begin in...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s meeting with Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico on Wednesday was billed as a celebration of economic ties and the new North American trade agreement, but critics in Mexico worry their leader is being used a political pawn to bolster Trump’s reelection effort. Lopez Obrador began his first foreign trip as president with stops at the Lincoln Memorial and a statue of Benito Juarez, a former Mexican president and national hero. Substantive talks were...
    The United States has a long history of bitter, divisive presidential elections being followed by gracious concession speeches. But Journalist Andrew Feinberg, in an article published by The Independent on July 7, examines the possibility of far-right violence if Donald Trump loses to Joe Biden in November. “Even by the hardball standards of American presidential politics,” Feinberg explains, “Trump’s reelection bid stands out in history as the sole example of an incumbent president who is pushing his supporters to view...
    US submits formal notice it will withdraw from WHO Devin Nunes winery, yacht clubs, a resort in West Virginia owned by its governor – heres who got PPP loans Candace Parker on Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler: There’s no place in the league for her Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler, known more widely as a U.S. senator from Georgia, sparked another round of criticism from her league on Tuesday when she suggested the WNBA put American flags on warmup...
    The New York Times’ massive campaign to pressure social media giants into restricting freedom of information — particularly dissemination from sources other than mainstream outlets — has now kicked into high gear. Tech columnist Kevin Roose warned the Times readership earlier this year that they should “buckle up for another Facebook election,” in which the platform will supposedly be “overrun with hyperpartisan misinformation” like the kind that “proved to be a decisive force in 2016.” Roose isn’t the only voice at the Times promoting the notion...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler is not in favor of the WNBA’s social justice plans and has sent a letter to Commissioner Cathy Engelbert objecting to the league’s initiatives to honor the Black Lives Matter movement. Loeffler, who is also a Republican U.S. senator running for re-election in Georgia, asked the league commissioner to scrap plans for players to wear warmup jerseys with “Black Lives Matter” and “Say Her Name” and instead put an American flag...
    A New York City Community Education Council video conference devolved into a parody of woke politics recently as virtue-signaling members presiding over some of Manhattans wealthiest neighborhoods elected to insult and lecture each other on white supremacy for 90 arduous minutes rather than discuss their childrens education. The main featureThe highlight of the already-tense meeting was a shouting match between two members over whether one member — himself a white male — was racist for daring to hold his friends...
    Chicago has seen an onslaught of violent crimes because the Illinois city, much like the rest of the country, has allowed politics to dictate policy, leaving law enforcement “demoralized” and under attack even amid weeks of bloodshed, a former police chief told Fox News. Former Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Chicagos recent uptick in violence, combined with the tense relations between police and the public, has “been building for a while” as the culture in the city and the nation began to change even...
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, who considered a primary challenge to President Donald Trump last year, said Tuesday he is releasing a book about national politics and his experiences as governor this month after its publication was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. Such books often serve as an introduction for politicians to a national audience and Hogan, a popular Republican in a heavily Democratic state, has not ruled out a run for his party’s 2024 nomination. ...