Father Tom Uzhunnalil , Indian Christian priest who was rescued from the clutches of extremists in Yemen reached Vatican on Tuesday night. Oman Observer quoting state-run Oman News Agency said, "Father Tom expressed thanks to God Almighty, appreciation to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos and everyone who prayed for his safe release".
The Delhi government, in its affidavit filed in the apex court, had said that school children were being informed about the hazards of indiscriminate bursting of fireworks and there were "anti-fire crackers" campaigns also. The court said that those granted licenses will be permitted to possess and sell only 50% of the quantity permitted in 2017 and it will substantially reduce over the next couple of years.
Many Rohingya have been in Myanmar for generations, but they are now considered illegals and were effectively stripped of the right to citizenship in 1982. "ARSA strongly encourages all concerned humanitarian actors resume their humanitarian assistance to all victims of the humanitarian crisis, irrespective of ethnic or religious background during the ceasefire period", ARSA said in a statement.
A high-speed passenger train derailed in the Indian capital Thursday, railway officials said. Earlier in the day, seven coaches of Howrah-Jabalpur Shaktipunj Express skid off the railway track near Sonbhadra, Uttar Pradesh. Similarly on August 23, over 80 people sustained injuries when Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express derailed in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
England's reply got off to the worst start possible when Mark Stoneman departed with just one run on the board, clipping Roach to wicket-keeper Dowrich. Brian Lara revealed this week that Sachin Tendulkar had sent him a text message saying the West Indies' victory over England in the second Test at Headingley was "a success the entire world needed".
People in the education policy world are closely watching what the administration will do with a 2011 directive , called a Dear Colleague letter , issued by the Education Department that prescribed what schools must do when a student reports a sexual assault.