The Supreme Court has denied South Carolina's plea to reinstate the death penalty for a man sentenced to death in 1999 for the rape and murder of a 21-year-old woman. A federal appeals court threw out his death sentence in August.
Partition’s pains can never be forgotten. Millions of our sisters and brothers were displaced and many lost their lives due to mindless hate and violence. In memory of the struggles and sacrifices of our people, 14th August will be observed as Partition Horrors Remembrance Day.
I mailed a birthday card with a 1st class stamp at a Post Office on July 28 hoping for delivery on August 1.
It arrived today August 15.
It took 18 days to travel 3 miles.
Last year’s birthday card arrived the day after I mailed it at the same Post Office.
As the Wall goes up, illegal crossings go down. This past week we built over 10 miles of Wall at our Southern Border. We now have 256 miles of NEW Wall and we are on track to have 300 miles completed by the end of August!