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Congress, JD(S) in SC over BJP MLA made pro tem speaker, hearing at 10.30 am

[ad_1] BENGALURU/NEW DELHI: A fresh controversy erupted on Friday over the appointment of BJP MLA K G Bopaiah as pro tem speaker for the assembly, with Congress and JD(S) claiming the move went against convention that the post should go to the most senior member of the House - in this case, R V Deshpande of Congress. The combine approached the Supreme Court for the second time in as many
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Karnataka: Floor set for 4pm, BJP goes all out to break Congress-JD(S) dance | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI/BENGALURU: The Supreme Court on Friday toughened the challenge for Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa to prove his majority on the floor of the House by slashing to 28 hours the 15-day window provided to him by governor Vajubhai Vala. Instead of going into the legalities of the governor's decision, the bench of Justices A K Sikri, S A Bobde and Ashok Bhushan decided that asking for
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Cross-border fire claims lives of 8 civilians in India and Pakistan | India News

[ad_1] In a steep escalation of tension between India and Pakistan on Friday, just a day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Jammu and Kashmir, five Indians, including a BSF jawan, and seven Pakistanis were killed on both sides of the international border. While four civilians and a BSF jawan were killed and 12 others injured in Pakistani mortar shelling on villages in R S Pura and Arnia
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Havana: Boeing 737 with 104 passengers, crashes after taking off from Havana airport: Reports

[ad_1] HAVANA: A Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana on Friday with 104 people on board. There was no immediate word on casualties. State television and websites said the plane was headed to the eastern city of Holguin and crashed between the airport in southern Havana and the nearby town of Santiago de las Vegas. The plane lay in
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Cuba plane: Boeing 737 crashes near Havana airport

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The plane was reportedly operated by Cuba's state airline, Cubana de Aviacion (file picture) A Boeing 737 airliner from Cuba's state airline Cubana de Aviacion has crashed and exploded near Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuban media report.The plane came down shortly after take-off, Prensa Latina news agency said. Radio Habana Cuba said it was an internal flight from the Cuban capital
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At least 10 killed in Texas high school shooting, Sheriff says

[ad_1] SANTA FE (TEXAS): At least one gunman opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing eight to 10 people, most of them students, authorities said. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said he could not be precise about the number of deaths at Santa Fe High School, which went on lockdown around 8am. Two suspects believed to be students were in custody. It was the nation's deadliest school shooting
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Chelameswar: CJI, Justice Chelameswar show camaraderie, share bench for 30 minutes to hear 11 cases | India News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: After fighting bitterly for over more than six months during which they refrained from coming together in public, Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice J Chelameswar finally shared dais in court on the last working day of the senior most judge and were seen in agreement at least while deciding 11 cases listed before them. As per the convention, a Supreme Court judge sits with Chief Justice
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Chennai Super Kings opt to field at Kotla

[ad_1] Follow live blog: Daredevils vs Super Kings OVER 1: A lovely first over from Deepak Chahar, He's getting the ball to seam and swing and beat Prithvi Shaw on three occasions. However, he erred once and Shaw punished him with a four to square leg region. Five from the over. Score 5/0 So Delhi captain Shreyas Iyer has walked in to open the innings along with Prithvi Shaw. Deepak