At a half-century-old Sanskrit college, there is a will, but there is no money

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:03:23 +0000

Balmiki Campus library

For the past 22 years, Ganesh Ghimire has been part of the Balmiki Campus—first as a student, then a faculty member, and now as campus chief.

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House condemns Trump ’racist’ tweets in extraordinary rebuke

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:46:02 +0000

Nancy Pelosi

In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led U.S. House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald Trump’s “racist comments” against four congresswomen of color, despite protestations by Trump’s Republican congressional allies and his own insistence he hasn’t “a racist bone in my body.”

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El Chapo speaks in court ahead of sentencing

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:09:47 +0000

El Chapo speaks in court ahead of sentencing

Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman said he was denied a fair trial, ahead of his anticipated sentencing Wednesday, July 17.

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Woman punches boyfriend singing along to song she disliked; gets arrested

Credit to Author: rrcadio| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:47:34 +0000

Woman punches boyfriend singing along to song she disliked; gets arrested

A woman in Tennessee, USA, was arrested for punching and threatening her boyfriend because she did not like a song he was singing. 

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Florida expert captures elusive alligator at Chicago lagoon

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 09:11:06 +0000

Florida expert captures elusive alligator at Chicago lagoon

The alligator had a good run as day after day the people hunting for him in a Chicago lagoon came up empty, but in the end he was no match for an expert the city shipped in from Florida.

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El Chapo awaits life in prison sentence by US judge

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:59:34 +0000

El Chapo awaits life in prison sentence by US judge

After a run as one of the world’s most powerful and notorious criminals, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is expected to be sentenced to life in prison when he appears in a New York courtroom on Wednesday.

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Thailand’s civilian rule officially restored

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:48:22 +0000

Thailand’s civilian rule officially restored

The new Prayut Chan-o-cha government was sworn in on Tuesday during a ceremony overseen by His Majesty the King, signalling the return of civilian rule after five years following the military coup in 2014.

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