May 14, and we are going to pay a lot of attention to Asia…,S.” said O’Connor, It will ensure proper disbursement of the funds allocated to it by the central government and supplemented by the state government.

Among its four members will be the district superintendent of police or his/her nominee, Kan. shows Alexander Blair of Topeka Blair is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday Oct 18 2016 in federal court for helping a would-be jihadist’s unsuccessful plot to bomb an Army post in northeast Kansas (Shawnee County Jail via AP File) Top News A Kansas man was sentenced today to 15 months in prison for helping a would-be jihadist’s unsuccessful plan to plant what they thought was a bomb at Fort Riley Army base Alexander Blair 29 also was sentenced to two years of supervised probation He was accused of loaning USD 100 to 21-year-old John T Booker Jr to store what they thought was an explosive device The device was a fake bomb built by FBI informants Prosecutors allege Booker intended to plant it outside the northeast Kansas base in support of the Islamic State group US District Judge Daniel Crabtree handed down the sentence Blair’s attorney sought a sentence of five years’ probation arguing it was easy for Booker to manipulate Blair because Blair has an unusual genetic personality condition Prosecutors pushed for the maximum five-year prison term Blair pleaded guilty in May to a conspiracy charge for loaning the money to Booker who also is from Topeka Booker pleaded guilty in February to two felonies under an agreement calling for him to serve 30 years in prison but he hasn’t been sentenced He was arrested in April 2015 outside Fort Riley about 60 miles west of Topeka as he was trying to arm what he thought was a 1000-pound explosive device Blair met Booker in January 2015 at the Islamic Center mosque in Topeka In a court filing Blair’s attorney said Blair was interested in Islam because he did not feel like he was “fully part” of the Christian congregations he had previously joined Blair has been diagnosed with Williams syndrome a genetic disorder marked by developmental delays and a compulsion to connect with others while being unable to process social cues Blair’s attorney said in a court filing last month that Blair’s social maturity is “similar to an 11- or 12-year-old” A forensic psychiatrist reported in April that Blair did not believe Booker would attempt to bomb Fort Riley Blair’s attorney has argued that Blair would be vulnerable to physical and sexual exploitation in prison and might become violent to survive In a letter to the judge in August Blair wrote that he “never wanted any harm or damage done to my country” “I keep trying to understand why I did it and I can’t think of any answer” Blair wrote But federal prosecutors argued that neither Blair’s disorder nor his limited role in Booker’s plot negate statements Blair made to FBI agents about knowing the specifics of Booker’s plan in loaning Booker the money Booker plotted the bombing with two confidential FBI sources During a court hearing in February Booker’s attorney said Booker had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and was taking medication For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: AP | Kansas | Published: October 19 The government meanwhile has called all Indian envoys in Gulf countries to New Delhi on June 29 to discuss the complexities of the Iraqi issue. With regard to the 46 nurses stranded in a hospital in Tikrit, For all the latest Ahmedabad News,We have seized oil stocks worth Rs 60 crore at the Kandla port for violation of high seas contracts executed by two state-based oil majors, an Enforcement Wing official of Commercial Tax Department said High sea sales are the contracts where goods are sold by a company during transit period to the destined port to avoid levy of state taxes The two companies have been engaged in import of edible oil from countries like Malaysia and Singapore and one of them is also into refining of crude edible oil The stock has been seized in lieu of tax demand and penalty of Rs 100 crore on detected transactions of the so-called high sea sales executed by these companies to the tune of Rs 800 crore in the past?500 crore for the annual plan of 2011-12. During the meeting, representatives in the Academic Council (AC) who are on dharna at DU?

We also wanted him to meet the elected teachers? Naushad Solanki, With many government authorities accepting job applications online, Fla. during the New York City Pride Parade on Sunday June 25 2017 in New York (AP Photo) Top News The majority of hate crimes experienced by US residents over a 12-year period were not reported to police according to a new federal report released Thursday that stoked advocates’ concerns about ongoing tensions between law enforcement and black and Latino communities More than half of the 250000 hate crimes that took place each year between 2004 and 2015 went unreported to law enforcement for a variety of reasons according to a special report on hate crimes from the Bureau of Justice Statistics Hate crimes were most often not reported because they were handled some other way the report said But people also did not come forward because they didn’t feel it was important or that police would help The report based on a survey of households is one of the several studies that aim to quantify hate crimes Its release comes as the Justice Department convenes a meeting on Thursday with local law enforcement officials and experts to discuss hate crimes including a lack of solid data on the problem nationwide Attorney General Jeff Session is scheduled to speak The new survey shows the limits of hate crime reporting said Brian Levin the director of the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism California State University “Many victims don’t report hate crimes because of personal and institutional reasons” Levin said For example some Latino immigrants may be reluctant to call police after an apparent hate crime for fear of deportation he said Advocates fear that problem is worsening as the Trump administration ramps up immigration enforcement The report says Hispanics were victimised at the highest rate followed by blacks “I think this report shows the kind of fear that is going on in our communities” said Patricia Montes executive director of the Boston-based immigrant advocacy group Centro Presente She worries Latinos will even be more reluctant to report hate crimes in the future The new report said there was no significant increase in the number of hate crimes between 2004 and 2015 It cites racial bias as the top motivation representing more than 48 percent of the cases between 2011 and 2015 Hate crimes motivated by ethnicity accounted for about 35 percent of those cases and sexual orientation represented about 22 percent Almost all of those surveyed said they felt they were experiencing a hate crime because of something the perpetrator said Law enforcement officials have long grappled with how to catalogue hate crimes While some victims’ distrust of police keeps them from coming forward Levin said some LGBT victims may opt not to report a hate crime for fear of losing a job or being outed to family Levin said many large cities are claiming they had no hate crimes _ calling into question the reliability of federal hate crimes data that are based on voluntary submissions from police departments “We have Columbus Ohio reporting more hate crimes than the state of Florida” he said Eric Treene the Justice Department’s special counsel for religious discrimination lamented the lack of solid data on hate crimes during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in May saying incomplete numbers stymie officials’ ability to fully understand the problem But he said the department is committed to prosecuting hate crimes even as critics have blamed the Trump administration’s tough rhetoric and policies for a spike in such offences Civil rights groups said investigating and prosecuting hate crimes alone would be insufficient “It’s past time for the Trump administration and the Sessions Justice Department to demonstrate through action and its megaphone its full and unflagging commitment to preventing hate-based violence and harassment that hurts our communities and destroys the fabric of our nation” said Vanita Gupta the top civil rights official in the Obama Justice Department and president of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights For all the latest World News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: AP | Washington | Published: June 29nursing students and representatives of NGOs from Mohali district.Director,said SP Gyaneshwar Tiwari.hacked her daughter to death, said Tiwari Confessing that she had committed the murderGeetasaid she had no remorse for her action For all the latest Lucknow News download Indian Express App More Related Newsthe local BJP wing announced that they will not support ?

2011 12:22 am Related News Though Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal are claiming that SAD-BJP coalition is actually a single party, ?s father slipped the video cassette of ET into the VCR and pressed play,Written by Express News Service | Lucknow | Published: May 15 ? 2017 4:17 pm A man inspects the wreckage of a ferry that caught fire off the coast of Jakarta, The boat was ferrying around 200 people from Jakarta to Tidung island – a tourist destination 50 kilometres from the capital – this morning when the fire broke out,Written by Bhupendra Pandey | Lucknow | Published: March 31 For all the latest Lucknow News, We are not looking for war.

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