A look at Illinois’ historic budget impasse, deal to end it

A look at Illinois' historic budget impasse, deal to end it

A look at Illinois’ historic budget impasse, deal to end it CHICAGO – Illinois’s historic budget deadlock ended Thursday when lawmakers voted to override the Republican governor’s veto and give the state its first spending plan in more than two years. But there was little joy. While some crises can be avoided, taxes raised and …

Protesters seek to impede summit as G-20 gets underway in Hamburg

Protesters seek to impede summit as G-20 gets underway in Hamburg

Protesters seek to impede summit as G-20 gets underway in Hamburg HAMBURG – The economic summit of the Group of 20 began Friday in this port city in northern Germany following clashes between protesters and police who could send waves during the two-day meeting. The German security forces used water cannons and peppers to prepare …

West Bengal violence: Basirhat remains tense, opposition delegation to visit riot-hit areas today

West Bengal violence: Basirhat remains tense, opposition delegation to visit riot-hit areas today

West Bengal violence: Basirhat remains tense, opposition delegation to visit riot-hit areas today The environment in communal violence in areas of West Bengal remains tense, although the Mamata Banerjee government said on Thursday that things are back to normal in and around Baduria, where communal clashes erupted. Meanwhile, opposition parties, including the BJP, the Congress …

CBI raids at Lalu Prasad Yadav’s premises: Time for Nitish Kumar to speak up, says BJP leader Giriraj Singh

CBI raids at Lalu Prasad Yadav’s premises: Time for Nitish Kumar to speak up, says BJP leader Giriraj Singh

CBI raids at Lalu Prasad Yadav’s premises: Time for Nitish Kumar to speak up, says BJP leader Giriraj Singh BJP leader Giriraj Singh on Friday urged Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar to speak out against the ongoing investigation into corruption charges against the president of the RJD Supreme Court Lalu Prasad Yadav Speaking to reporters, Singh …

Special CBI court summons accused in Babri demolition case

Special CBI court summons accused in Babri demolition case

Special CBI court summons accused in Babri demolition case The special tribunal of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has asked all the accused, including party leader Bharatiya Janata L.K. (BJP) Advani, Union Minister Uma Bharti and Murli Manohar Joshi, who appears before May 30 in connection with the demolition of the Babri mosque case. …

Sudirman Cup: India lose to China in quarter-finals

Sudirman Cup: India lose to China in quarter-finals

Sudirman Cup: India lose to China in quarter-finals Gold Coast (Australia), May 26: India’s Sudirman Cup Badminton Cup finished after dropping 0-3 against major champions and 10 times China in the quarterfinals of the mixed championship today (May 26 ). There would always be a difficult task for the Indian team ninth-seeded team to break …