Obama said they - and Smith and Carlos - were among those "who paved the way" for the diversity on current USA teams. He noted that Carlos and Smith are now recognized in the newly opened museum of African American History and Culture, as is Owens.
Singh also spoke to former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, CPI-M's Sitaram Yechury and informed them about the military action on terror launch pads, official sources said. Defence sources said that the soldier, who was critically injured in the attack, was undergoing treatment at Army's Research and Referral Hospital .
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said at least 45 people, among them 10 children, were killed in eastern Aleppo on Saturday. Al-Selmo of the Civil Defence said the toll was more than 100. "Instead of pursuing peace, Russian Federation and Assad make war". Kerry said they had made "a little bit of progress" on resolving their differences over the Syrian crisis.
A unified global strategy can defeat terrorism, "and if any nation refuses to join this global strategy, then we must isolate it". "The country is committed to giving a strong reply to this Pakistan-sponsored terrorism", he said asserting that it is no less than a war crime if terrorism becomes part of a government's policy.
Four people were killed and 268 others were injured in Taiwan as Typhoon Megi traveled across the island on Tuesday, according to local authorities. Megi, the 17th typhoon this year, has forced about 174,000 people in the two provinces move to safe places.
The hack came to light after United Kingdom paper The Sun was contacted by a hacker claiming to have over 3,000 of Middleton's photos and asking for around $70,000 within 48 hours for them. Middleton became engaged to Matthews, an Eton-educated hedge fund manager, in July this year. "This isnt (sic) an auction it will be a simple process of the highest bid in the next 48 hours (as of 4pm 23/09/16)".