Pappu Singh, brother of Santosh from Bihar, who went to Iraq in 2011, confirmed to Firstpost that he, his sister and mother gave the samples at district magistrate office in Bihar's Siwan. Swaraj said that after the Daesh was overthrown, Singh, her deputy and Minister of State for External Affairs, visited Iraq in search of the missing Indians. She said that General VK Singh will go to Iraq to bring back mortal remains which were kept in Baghdad. She said that they could proceed only after the liberation of Mosul in July 2017.
Harjit Masih, the only Indian survivor, has long said that the rest of the group had been killed.
In her suo motu statement in the Rajya Sabha, Swaraj said that she would "not declare anyone dead without substantive proof". If your sources have been saying they were alive and now suddenly what happened. "With full proof I can say these 39 are dead. Till late in the evening, none of the officials from either the centre or the West Bengal government has approached us", Abhishek Hira, cousin of Khokhon Sikdar, said.
"Swaraj had said when the Iraqi prime minister comes to India, the government will confirm it from him, but didn't do anything", he added. "What was the point of assuring us all these years?" she asked.
Swaraj had categorically denied any truth in Masih's statement.
In fact, Harjeet courted controversy in 2015 - when months after government had asserted that efforts were still on to find whether missing Indians - mostly construction workers - he said all those abducted have been killed.
Geelani held the post for 15 years since the party was formed following a split in the Hurriyat Conference. Sehraie did not attend many executive council meetings of the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat and the Hurriyat as well.
Haspel's nomination has drawn bipartisan concerns, with senators on both sides of the aisle calling for a complete picture. A simple Senate majority is needed to confirm either Pompeo or Haspel, but Republicans only have 51 seats at the moment.
ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported the two sides closed on an agreement and NFL Network broke the news on the value of the deal. While Bridgewater will presumably compete for the starting spot, the Jets may still be in the hunt for another quarterback.
Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable said the agreement did little more than "paper over the cracks" between the two sides. The agreement must be approved by EU leaders meeting at the European Council summit on the 22nd and 23rd of this month.
Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has denounced the British accusations as "absolutely rude, unsubstantiated and baseless". There is no alternative conclusion, other than that the Russian state was culpable for the attempted murder of Mr.
He said the pilot, who initially survived the accident but succumbed to his injuries Tuesday, was a former air force officer. The US-Bangla Airlines plane was carrying 71 people and burst into flames as it landed on Monday, according to reports.
Cane Rosso: The Dallas-based Neapolitan-pizza mini-chain will offer $3.14 Margherita pizzas from 5 p.m.to closing on March 14. Here are some of the deals to watch for, but be aware that although pi is infinite, Pi Day deals are only good on Wednesday.
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany and Sergio Aguero during training at the City Football Academy in Manchester March 6, 2018. The Senegalese has joined Lee Grant (wrist) and Stephen Ireland (calf), but the striker is the only pressing injury concern.
The Cleveland Browns must draft a Quarterback with the top pick
The Cleveland Browns are going to select Josh Allen; the quarterback who is not as refined as his peers but has a lot of upside. Mayfield also has the leadership qualities that could help to reverse the revolving door trend of quarterbacks in Cleveland.
Free ice cream cones at Dairy Queen on Tuesday
While Dairy Queen is not charging for the cones, it is soliciting donations for the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals . All customers can receive a free small vanilla soft-serve cone, which of course comes with the signature DQ curl on top.
Kirk Cousins will agree to deal with Vikings
The 29-year-old quarterback was drafted by Washington in 2012 - the same year they took Robert Griffin III second overall. The following year, Cousins reached the Pro Bowl after finishing with 4,917 yards, 25 touchdowns and 12 interceptions.
Banned Rabada returns to top of ICC rankings
In Port Elizabeth , Dean Elgar and Hashim Amla planted roots with patient half centuries that frustrated the Australian attack. His first breach came after an altercation with Sri Lanka's Niroshan Dickwella during an ODI at Cape Town past year .
Kevin Harvick earns third straight NASCAR Cup victory
Bourdais snatches victory: Sebastien Bourdais wept as he crossed the finish line Sunday for his second consecutive victory at St. It wasn't until 2014 when SHR would expand to four cars, bringing in Kevin Harvick and Kurt Busch.