Meanwhile, Congress leaders said that the move to take on the RSS in court was more political than legal, and aimed to bring Sangh's activities out for the public to see. Lalit, who said he was appearing for the organisation, drew the attention of the bench that during some of the election speeches in Assam and other places, he has made similar statements on the issue.
Instead, God provided Ibrahim with a sheep to substitute as sacrifice. This will allow Muslims to make the hajj pilgrimage. This holiday falls right in the middle of the Hajj, or the once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage to Mecca that Muslims should perform if physically and financially able.
At a press conference yesterday, Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Khan, who was former Minority Affairs Minister, wrote a letter to then I&B Minister Manish Tewari in February 2013 in which he termed Naik as a "renowned Islamic scholar" and sought the government's protection for him from campaigns run by a regional channel and a Hindu group.
AP reported that South Korea's finance minister Yoo Il-ho expected that the cargo crisis could begin to ease this week as the company takes steps to protect its assets. Hanjin Group will provide 100 billion won ($90 million), including 40 billion won from Chairman Cho Yang Ho, to help contain disruptions in the supply chain.
South Korea's Financial Services Commission said that Hyundai Merchant may consider taking over some of Hanjin Shipping's assets, including vessels, network and staff. If Pier T is sold, or Hanjin Shipping enters court receivership, it isn't clear whether the company would continue calling there at current levels.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.3% as traders looked to August US nonfarm payrolls due on Friday after a run of strong economic data and hawkish comments from Fed officials. Housing credit rose 0.5%, unchanged from June. The euro inched up 0.1% to $1.1158, down 0.1% for August. A weaker yen boosted Japan's exporters, sending the Nikkei stock index 2.3 percent higher at the close.