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‘Apartheid’? Indian primary school under fire for ‘segregating Hindu pupils from Muslims’

A primary school in India is being slammed for subjecting children to an “apartheid” regime amid allegations it is separating Muslims from Hindus during classes. The school in the Wazirabad village in Delhi, in the National Capital Region, is facing scrutiny after it was reported that it’s assigning students to classes according to their religion. According to attendance records analyzed ...

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'Shameful smear': Anti-Semitism mailer targets New York Democrat in contentious primary

Ahead of New York’s Democratic primary, someone within the party has paid for a mailer accusing progressive gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon of anti-Semitism. Approved and paid for by the New York State Democratic Committee, the mailer accuses Nixon of remaining “silent on the rise of anti-Semitism,” and supporting BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions), a worldwide movement to boycott Israeli goods. ...

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‘Impostor!’ Voters baffled as Ron Estes faces Ron Estes in Kansas primary

Kansas voters who haven’t done their research might regret it when they go to vote in the state’s 4th Congressional District Republican primary today and find two candidates named Ron Estes listed on the same ballot. Incumbent Rep. Ron Estes is facing off against Ron M. Estes — and unsurprisingly, it’s been causing a bit of confusion at polling stations ...

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Trump favorite Brian Kemp wins Georgia’s GOP primary

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has won the Republican Party nomination for the state’s gubernatorial race. He will stand against Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams in a general election in the fall. With a 69–30 percent second-round runoff vote result on Tuesday, Kemp was able to secure the win against Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle. Earlier, he received an eleventh-hour endorsement ...

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2 children stabbed to death in attack outside Shanghai primary school

A knife-wielding man has attacked pupils at the entrance of a primary school, killing two children, and leaving two more people injured. A 29-year-old male attacked three students and one female parent with a knife at the Shanghai World Foreign Language Primary School around 11:30am local time on Thursday, according to police. The victims were immediately taken to hospital, where ...

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Police seal off primary school in Berlin due to suspected 'dangerous situation'

Officers have sealed off a Berlin primary school and its premises due to a potentially “dangerous situation”, the capital’s police wrote on Twitter. The incident happened in the Gesundbrunnen area of the German capital on Tuesday morning. “[Police] have been deployed because of the suspicion of a dangerous situation in a primary school,” police reported. Students and teachers were led ...

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Putin reveals primary objective of new presidential term

Russian President Vladimir Putin says that raising the standard of living will be a key task in the coming years, but also acknowledged the importance of strengthening the nation’s defenses. Read more “The main thing that we will be working on is of course the internal agenda. First of all we must ensure the growth rate for the economy and ...

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‘Poor’ Dem takes on billionaire party fellows in Illinois gubernatorial primary

An ex-math professor and Democrat who earned less than $ 35,000 in 2017 is taking on millionaires and billionaires in the Illinois governor’s race. Daniel Biss hopes to oust ‘ultra-wealthy’ Democrats from the primary. Biss represents the 9th District in the Illinois State Senate and is running in the 2018 gubernatorial election. According to Biss, he donated just $ 25 ...

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Moscow views mending relations with Washington as primary task – ambassador

Russia’s ambassador to the US has stated the importance of overcoming the negative tendencies in mutual relations and called proper cooperation between the two nations crucial to overcoming global threats, such as terrorism. “It is important to guide our American partners to understanding of the objective necessity of repairing the bilateral dialogue. Russian-American cooperation remains a decisive factor that influences ...

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Iran bans English in primary schools after calls to end Western ‘cultural invasion’

Published time: 8 Jan, 2018 11:39 Iran has banned teaching English in primary schools, a top education official says. The move comes amid repeated calls from Tehran to put an end to the Western “cultural invasion” of the Islamic Republic. “Teaching English in government and non-government primary schools in the official curriculum is against laws and regulations,” Mehdi Navid-Adham, head ...

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