Senior Congress leaders such as Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee President Bhupesh Baghel, Leader of Opposition, T.S. Singdeo, party in-charge for Chhattisgarh P.L. Punia briefed Gandhi about the poll strategy and ongoing programmes in the state to vote out BJP government. "Two gruesome incidents of rape have shocked the nation; not just for the horrific nature of the crime, but also for the ruling party, the BJP trying to shield the accused, with its sitting ministers even going on to support bandhs and rallies against arresting of the rape accused. This is a national issue and not a political one", said Rahul at the march towards the India Gate. "The women of the country should feel safe", he said. Slamming the BJP-led government Rahul Gandhi posted a tweet saying that PM's silence is unacceptable.
"Women in India are scared to step out of their homes".
"How can anyone protect the culprits of such evil", he asked, adding that the violence against the child was a crime against humanity. Recently, the 16-year-old's father died in the police custody after being brutally beaten by the MLA's brother. The Allahabad High Court today severely reprimanded the Yogi Adityanath government, and said the approach of the government law officer that the lawmaker could not be arrested at this stage "not only exudes an unpleasant flavour" but raises doubts about the bona fides of top police officers. Rahul Gandhi's sister Priyanka and her husband Robert Vadra also attended the protest, which was also attended by scores of Congress party workers and students, demanding urgent action against the perpetrators of the Unnao and Kathua rape cases.
Earlier, on Thursday, BJP MP Lal Singh said, "Those responsible for rape and murder of the 8-year-old in Kathua should be nabbed".
Trump could be heard telling former NBC host Billy Bush that he could "grab" women by their genitals because of his fame. Prosecutors said today their criminal probe is focused on Cohen's personal business dealings.
US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross later said the Trump administration needs to see concrete actions from China to reach a deal. For instance, ranchers in Australia can send beef to Japan more cheaply than ranchers in the US.
Even if the initiative makes the ballot and Californians vote to split the state, Congress would still need to vote on the change. CNN reached out to Secretary of State Alex Padilla, but he refused to comment until he receives the signatures.
Jose Mourinho has told his Manchester United players that Wembley places are up for grabs in Wednesday's match at Bournemouth . Jay Rodriguez's second-half victor meant City securing the league title with five games to spare.
Democrats, who had been critical of Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation, defended him against Trump's attacks. In January 2017, United States intelligence chiefs briefed Mr Trump and his advisers on Russia's election meddling.
Mr Nebenzia also called for the UN Security Council to meet again on Friday to discuss the possibility of Western military action. The US and France said they had proof it took place and, alongside the United Kingdom , were considering military retaliation.
IPL is very ruthless and your reputation doesn't count much and Yuvraj has to pull up his socks and play like a senior batsman. Umesh Yadav's three for 23 had helped RCB restrict Punjab to 155 but the pursuit of that target was far from straightforward.
If you are viewing this news story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of global copyright law. The business had revenue of $27.90 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $27.73 billion.
Shares of Kinder Morgan Canada held their gains following news of the Sunday meeting and closed up 5.5 percent at C$17.50. She said the federal government should use "every tool in its toolbox" to make sure the project goes through.
I think if we do our homework, if we get the auto balance right and we get everything together, then it should be a good weekend. Max Verstappen believes Red Bull still has work to do over one lap if it is to make the most of its strong race pace in China .
Sixers Lose To Heat As Joel Embiid Expresses Frustration
Still, the momentum was all with the Heat - Josh Richardson stepping up on both ends of the floor as his team kept their lead. Wade however had other ideas, grabbing a two-pointer before finding Johnson with a superb pass to make it 102-96.
Netflix blows by estimates, adds 7.4M subscribers in Q1
Its impressive quarter came just three months after it raised prices for subscribers in the USA , its largest market. The business had revenue of $3.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.28 billion.
Starbucks apologizes for arrests of 2 black men in Philly store
The original video that was shared on Twitter on Thursday evening has been liked almost 1 million times and has since gone viral. But one Twitter user edited the statement to include that the moment was "racial profiling" and "racially motivated harassment".
Tornado Watch In Effect For Eastern Oklahoma
The incoming cold front marks the third instance of warmer weather followed by tumbling temperatures in the past three weeks. Acting early helps to save lives! A series of recent brush fires triggered the ban, officials said.
Milos Forman, Oscar-Winning Director of Amadeus, Dies at 86
His first feature film came in 1964 with " Black Peter ", which established him as part of the rising New Wave Movement in Czech. Larry Flynt ) and comedian Andy Kaufman ( Man on the Moon ). "A filmmaker, artist, and champion of artists' rights".