At least 16 dead in clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan
YEREVAN/BAKU (Reuters) - At least 16 military and several civilians were killed on Sunday in the heaviest clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan since 2016, reigniting concern about stability in the South Caucasus, a corridor for pipelines carrying oil and gas to world markets.
Lawyer says officer thought Blake was trying to kidnap child
KENOSHA, Wis. — The Kenosha police officer who shot Jacob Blake in the back seven times last month told investigators he thought Blake was trying to abduct one of his own children and that he opened fire because Blake started turning toward the officer while holding a knife, the officer’s lawyer contends.
100,000 march in Belarus capital on 50th day of protests
About 100,000 demonstrators marched in Belarus' capital calling for the authoritarian president's ouster, some wearing cardboard crowns to ridicule him
Democrats, with election in view, focus on healthcare in Supreme Court fight
By Lawrence Hurley and Steve Holland WASHINGTON - Democratic lawmakers on Sunday warned that if the U.S. Senate approves President Donald Trump's third Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, she could cast a decisive vote to strike down the Obamacare health law. With Republicans controlling the Senate, Democrats have little leverage to prevent a quick vote on Barrett before the Nov.
Police arrest dozens during unauthorized Maryland car rally
OCEAN CITY, Md. — More than 100 people have been arrested on criminal and traffic offences during an unauthorized car rally in a Maryland city, where confrontations between participants and police were captured on videos.The Baltimore Sun reports that police from neighbouring jurisdictions helped Ocean Police police officers with crowd control at the H2oi” rally in the beach town.
Tribes see ballot collection as a lifeline in Indian Country
Many older people living on the expansive Pyramid Lake Paiute Reservation in northern Nevada relied on the tribe's senior services van to get to the grocery store or the doctor before the coronavirus pandemic ended that option. Now, tribal officials worry how elders and others who don't have cars or can't travel on their own will get to the post office to return their ballots before Election Day.
Irrfan Khan Wanted to Have a Daughter, Reveals Wife
On the occasion of Daughters' Day, late actor Irrfan Khan's wife Sutapa Sikdar revealed how the two "desperately" wanted to have a daughter in their life.
‘Dark day for democracy, farmers’: SAD’s Sukhbir Singh Badal after President’s nod to farm bills
The SAD had on Saturday snapped ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) at the Centre to protest the bills.
Sheikh Hasina stresses 'better cooperation' with neighbours as outgoing Indian envoy calls on
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Sunday that the neighbours in South Asia should have "better cooperation" for benefit of their own people as outgoing Indian High Commissioner in Dhaka Riva Ganguly Das made a farewell call on her.
Zimbabwe Coach Lalchand Rajput Shouldn't Have Any Issue in Getting Visa to Tour Pakistan: PCB Source
Former India Test batsman Lalchand Rajput, who is Zimbabwe's head coach, will have no problems in getting a visa to tour Pakistan along with the team next month, said a source in the Pakistan Cricket Board. The PCB source said that there should not be a problem because visas will be issued to the Zimbabwe Cricket squad and Cricket Zimbabwe will submit a list of players and officials to relevant authorities.
New rule may strip pollution protections from popular lakes
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Nearly 50 years ago, a power company received permission from North Carolina to build a reservoir by damming a creek near the coastal city of Wilmington. It would provide a source of steam to generate electricity and a place to cool hot water from an adjacent ...
Karnataka Bandh: More Than 50 Organisations To Support Bandh In Dharwad District
HUBBALLI: The Karnataka Bandh called by farmer outfits in the state on September 28 would get support of more than 50 organisations in Hubballi-Dharwad. Speaking to Hubballi Times.com, General Secretary of the State APMC Hamali Federation Mahesh Pattar has said that the Hubballi-Dharwad will see total bandh on Monday as farmers are getting support …