Gaikwad sent his aide to withdraw money from an ATM at Latur. When policemen arrived and requested Gaikwad to discontinue his protest, this is what happened next:MP Ravindra Gaikwad justified this incidence by blaming it on the government. What should we do? He said the Centre and union finance minister is responsible for the situation, and he has right to protest. Complaining about not being able to travel business class, Gaikwad repeatedly hit Sukumar with slippers when the latter went to persuade him to disembark after he refused to alight.
On March 23, Gaikwad assaulted an Air India staffer inside an aircraft at the Delhi airport and was later caught bragging about it on video. Following the incident, the national carrier along with four leading private carriers blacklisted Mr Gaikwad from flying, till he apologised for the assault.
Earlier this month, the ban was revoked after the MP wrote a letter to civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju expressing regret over the incident.
North Korean Nuclear Showdown
Pence arrived in Tokyo from South Korea, where he assured leaders of the "iron-clad" alliance with the United States. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley stressed that the burden is on North Korea to prevent an escalation.
United Kingdom to hold snap general election on June 8
May said that opponents were intent on "frustrating the Brexit process", even after Parliament authorized talks with the EU. In contrast, nearly all the MPs in May's Conservatives party (325 out of 330) voted for the early election.
Arkansas execution plan again thrown into doubt
It takes five votes to get most things done at the court, including imposing or lifting a stay of execution. Arkansas plans to execute Lee and another inmate, Stacey Johnson, on Thursday night.