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US Capitol Police Gets Ready For Rally Supporting January 6 Rioters, Includes US National Guard For Security

Sep 18, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The Capitol police are taking no chances as they prepare for Saturday's rally at the US Capitol in support of rioters imprisoned after the violent Jan. 6 insurrection. They're working to avoid a repeat of the pre-inauguration attack.

Angelina Jolie Visits White House To Discuss Violence Against Women Act

Sep 16, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Angelina Jolie also briefly made an appearance at the White House press briefing room as she spoke with reporters about the need for the reauthorization of the legislation.

US Capitol Hill Rioters Being Dubbed As 'Patriots' By Trump Supporters

Allies of former US President Donald Trump have been trying to revise the narrative of that deadly day by calling those in the mob of the January 2021 Capitol riots, “political prisoners".

Indian-American Community Hosts Event To Celebrate Second Anniversary Of Abrogation Of Article 370

Aug 04, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The event was attended by Congressional staffers, NGO leaders and media personalities who were given a first-hand account of the detrimental impacts of terrorism felt in the region

US Capitol Riots: Restaurant Owner's Arrest Over 'Insurrection Pizza' Causes Outrage

In May, William Blauser, a Vietnam War veteran, and retired letter carrier, and his friend, Bob's Trading Post owner Pauline Bauer, were arrested on federal charges related to the violence at the United States Capitol on January 6.

19 July, 2021

US Capitol Riots: Florida Man Who Breached Senate Chamber, First To Face Sentencing For Felony

Associated Press (AP)

Prosecutors want Paul Allard Hodgkins to serve 18 months behind bars, saying in a recent filing that he, 'like each rioter, contributed to the collective threat to democracy'

04 June, 2021

Reports: Facebook To End Rule Exemptions For Politicians

Associated Press (AP)

The newsworthiness exemption, makes a statement offensive, bullying or otherwise controversial, breaking community standard

04 June, 2021

Mike Pence: I'll Never See Eye To Eye With Donald Trump Over What Happened On January 6

Associated Press (AP)

'You know, President Trump and I have spoken many times since we left office. And I don't know if we'll ever see eye to eye on that day,' Mike Pence said

26 March, 2021

Donald Trump Defends Capitol Rioters, Says There Was 'Zero Threat'

Associated Press (AP)

Donald Trump complained to Fox News Channel's Laura Ingraham that law enforcement was 'persecuting' the Capitol rioters, while 'nothing happens' to left-wing protesters.

14 February, 2021

US Capitol Violence: Senate Acquits Former President Donald J Trump

Outlook Web Bureau

While 7 Republicans voted in favour of impeaching Trump, the Democrats failed to secure the necessary two-thirds or 67 votes to impeach the former president.

12 February, 2021

'US Capitol Rioters Acted On Donald Trump's Orders': Democrats In Impeachment Trial

Associated Press (AP)

President Joe Biden said he believed 'some minds may be changed' after senators saw chilling security video Wednesday of the deadly insurrection at the Capitol

11 February, 2021

US Senate Begins Impeachment Trial, Democrats Make Their Case Against Donald Trump

Outlook Web Bureau

Trump lost the elections to Joe Biden, who was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on January 20.

11 February, 2021

Democrats: Donald Trump ‘Inciter In Chief'’ Of Capitol Attack

Associated Press (AP)

Trump is the first president to face an impeachment trial after leaving office and the first to be twice impeached.

10 February, 2021

What's Ahead As Donald Trump Impeachment Trial Begins

Associated Press (AP)

Trump's lawyers say the trial should not be held at all because the former president is now a private citizen.

08 February, 2021

Senate Republicans Support Donald Trump Ahead Of Impeachment Trial

Associated Press (AP)

The Senate is set to launch the impeachment trial on Tuesday to consider the charge that Trump provoked a mob to storm the Capitol.

05 February, 2021

Man Who Wore Horns In US Capitol Riot Moved To Virginia Jail, Will Get Special Organic Food

Associated Press (AP)

Jacob Chansley was transferred to the Alexandria Detention Center after his attorney argued that his client had gone nine days without eating because organic food wasn't served at the jail in Washington.

04 February, 2021

Farmers' Protest: After US Remarks, India Draws Compares Reactions To Capitol Hill Riots And Red Fort Violence

Outlook Web Bureau

US calls for dialogue to resolve farmer protests; IndIa compares reactions to Red Fort violence to those after Capitol hill incident

30 January, 2021

US Capitol Siege: Officer Who Died During DC Riot To Be Honoured At US Capitol

Associated Press (AP)

Congress will hold a ceremonial arrival for Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick on Tuesday night

Photo Gallery

Police stage at a security fence ahead of a rally near the U.S. Capitol in Washington. The rally was planned by allies of former President Donald Trump and aimed at supporting the so-called "political prisoners" of the...

AP Photo/Nathan Howard

Members of an election commission listen to 82-year old Nadezhda Tredina, as they come to help her to vote during the Parliamentary elections at her house in Nikolayevka village outside Omsk, Russia. Sunday will be the...

AP Photo/Evgeniy Sofiychuk

Mexican tourists pose for a selfie in front of the wrapped Arc de Triomphe monument in Paris. The "L'Arc de Triomphe, Wrapped" project by late artist Christo and Jeanne-Claude is on view from, Sept.18 to Oct. 3, 2021....

AP Photo/Francois Mori

French acrobat Nathan Paulin walks a highline from the Eiffel Tower across the Seine River, as part of events around France for National Heritage Days Paris in Paris.

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Liverpool's James Milner, left, vies for the ball with Crystal Palace's Conor Gallagher during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England.

AP Photo/Jon Super

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra