India’s main opposition Congress party ended a five-month cross-country “unity march” in disputed Kashmir on Monday with hundreds of members of various opposition groups joining in a public rally in freezing temperatures. The march led by Rahul Gandhi, an opposition leader and scion of the influential Gandhi family, sought to challenge what the Congress party says is a “hate-filled” version of the country under the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party.
The exhibition, opening in April, will feature hundreds of thousands of objects collected by the Chinese artist, from Stone Age tools to Lego bricks.
Vernon Kay will cover for Ball while she is away, the popular radio presenter told fans
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyWhen classified documents were found at former President Donald Trump’s mansion in September, the chairmen of Congress’s Intelligence Committees wanted a “damage assessment” about how Trump hoarding those documents may have hindered national security. The assessment never happened. And according to two sources familiar with internal conversations, party politics is to blame.For a variety of reasons, congressional leaders delayed what one
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Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyWhen Republicans took control of the House this November—and took back some control over the federal budget—they did so with a promise of widespread cuts to government spending.But as those conversations have started developing between members on Capitol Hill, a less catchy reality is coming into light: Spending cuts are easier promised than delivered.Instead of wide agreement on when, where, and how to cut spending, members are still ha
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyDerek Chauvin, the policeman who killed George Floyd in Minneapolis in 2020, had a history of citizen complaints and was thought to be “tightly wound,” not a trait ideal for someone patrolling the streets with a deadly weapon. But under the police union’s collective bargaining agreement, the police commissioner lacked the authority to dismiss Derek Chauvin, or even to reassign him.There’s near zero accountability in America’s police depa
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From the Justice Department to Hunter Biden to the coronavirus, the Republican majority is casting a wide net. It all begins this week.
The new nonprofit aligned with the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee is making abortion its first play in Virginia ahead of key elections this year.
The ‘Toxic’ singer left fans concerned after she deleted her Instagram account last week
Nineteen-year-old sorority sister was hit by a car and died on 15 January after alleged rape by group of men she met at Reggie’s Bar in Baton Rouge
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken kicked off a Middle East trip in Cairo on Monday focussed on urging calm amid an escalation of violence between Israel and the Palestinians.The United States has historically taken a lead on Middle East diplomacy, and Egypt, which has relations with Israel, has long served as a mediator in the Middle East conflict.
Dave Whitford first went to A&E in May 2019 when he was unable to balance
The presenter was corrected by co-presenter Susanna Reid and quickly apologised
A suicide bomber struck Monday inside a mosque in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing at least 20 people and wounding as many as 96 worshippers, officials said. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing, said Saddique Khan, a senior police official in Peshawar who gave the latest casualty tolls, but the Pakistani Taliban have been blamed in similar suicide attacks in the past. The impact of the explosion collapsed the roof of the mosque, which caved in and injured many, according to Zafar Khan, a local police officer.
Former PM warned Russian president that war would result in ‘more Nato, not less Nato’
The pair announced their engagement last May
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‘There’s still this mentality of “the male superhero”,’ actor said