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Tillerson to enlist Pakistan help for peaceful solution in Afghanistan Tillerson to enlist Pakistan help for peaceful solution in Afghanistan
- October 23, 2017

Mr Tillerson called for much stronger ties between the United States and India and was heavily critical of China in a speech at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies in Washington on Wednesday. New Delhi and Beijing eventually withdrew their troops from the region on August 28 just days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China for the annual BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) Summit. (more...)
Rohit Shetty directorial is a bumper Diwali hit! Rohit Shetty directorial is a bumper Diwali hit!
- October 23, 2017

Golmaal Again gets the terrific opening and likely to beat his own previous record. The movie, directed by Rohit Shetty , stars Ajay Devgn , Tabu , Parineeti Chopra , Shreyas Talpade, Kunal Kemmu, Arshad Warsi and Tusshar Kapoor, among others. (more...)
Abducted journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered, claims BBC Urdu Abducted journalist Zeenat Shahzadi recovered, claims BBC Urdu
- October 22, 2017

Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal, who is heading the Commission for Missing Persons, confirmed Shehzadi's recovery to BBC Urdu . A human rights activist, Beena Sarwar said, "Zeenat Shahzadi today has been reunited with her family in Lahore and we are happy for her safe recovery". (more...)
Trump haters on the internet think Melania has a body double Trump haters on the internet think Melania has a body double
- October 22, 2017

Alternatively, would I believe it if someone told me that we are living in a crude video game developed by an alien teenager titled Hell Time , and that there is in fact a Westworld-esque army of Melania Trumps standing at the ready in a cellar below the White House? Donald Trump and Melania Trump attend Radio City Music Hall Restoration Grand Opening on 4th October, 1999. (more...)
Liverpool not in race with Manchester City: Klopp
- October 22, 2017

Klopp made it clear he thinks the club need to think about three points and the game - and not the stadium - in order to beat Spurs , and offered some tactical insight into the game as well. "Both teams don't hesitate with any effort or investment". Tottenham have done a lot better than us results-wise and I am sure they can play better than they played so far - we can play better than we played so far. (more...)
Asia Cup 2017: Red-Hot India Outclass Pakistan 4-0 To Enter Final Asia Cup 2017: Red-Hot India Outclass Pakistan 4-0 To Enter Final
- October 22, 2017

The first half of the match was goalless, but in the second half India scored four goals- one each by Satbir Singh (39th minute), Harmanpreet Singh (51st minute), Lalit Upadhyay (52nd minute) and Gurjant Singh (57th minute). It was India who got the first chance to take the lead in the 24th minute through Ramandeep Singh but the Pakistani goalkeeper Amjad Ali deflected his shot to deny the Indians. (more...)
Khamenei says Iran will 'shred' nuclear deal if United States quits it Khamenei says Iran will 'shred' nuclear deal if United States quits it
- October 22, 2017

He called on Europe to actively oppose Mr Trump's position. In early October, 180 congressional Democrats signed a letter to Trump , urging him to re-certify Iran's compliance. The room for Iran's maneuvers is narrowing while USA terms and conditions are expanding, while Europe's prospects for bringing about a settlement appear hard, given the shift towards a direct confrontation in the conflict between Washington and Tehran for the first time since the establishment of the theocratic ... (more...)
Landslide in northern Malaysia kills 3; 11 more trapped Landslide in northern Malaysia kills 3; 11 more trapped
- October 22, 2017

Penang Fire and Rescue Department Operation Centre spokesman said the incident took place at a construction site in Lengkok Lembah Permai, Tanjung Bungah. MBPP issued a stop-work order on the construction site until the search and rescue is completed. As soon as the Bangladeshi victims are identified, the High Commission will make an arrangement to send the bodies home and then will try to realise compensation, Sayedul said. (more...)
Hawaii Federal Judge Derrick Watson Torpedoes Travel Ban for the Third Time Hawaii Federal Judge Derrick Watson Torpedoes Travel Ban for the Third Time
- October 21, 2017

For the second time in the span of one day, President Trump's latest attempt to bar entry to the U.S.by foreign nationals from Muslim nations has been blocked by a federal court. - which, in practice, meant extended family members, tourists, and most refugees . The courts have previously examined his campaign statements calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the U.S.as evidence that his travel ban was created to discriminate against Muslims rather than protect the nation. (more...)
Cops: Men Shouted Cops: Men Shouted "Heil Hitler" Before Firing Shot After White Nationalist Speech
- October 21, 2017

In interviews with the news media captured before the shooting, both Tenbrink and the elder Fears brother told reporters they came to Florida from Texas to support Spencer. In an interview with The Gainesville Sun , William Fears told a reporter that he sided with James Fields, who drove his auto into a crowd of protesters as tensions built in Charlottesville, Va. (more...)
USA company says it's close to agreeing deal to restart MH370 search USA company says it's close to agreeing deal to restart MH370 search
- October 21, 2017

The search for MH370 has been the most expensive in aviation history, costing an estimated $200 million, according to CNN . "We remain optimistic that we will be able to try and help provide some answers to those who have been affected by this tragedy". (more...)
North Korea: Our Nuclear Weapons Aimed At US Alone North Korea: Our Nuclear Weapons Aimed At US Alone
- October 21, 2017

Amid escalating tensions with North Korea over its aggressive missile tests and development of nuclear warheads, combined with sabre-rattling from Donald Trump , 72 per cent of the population fears the country will become embroiled in such a war within four years. (more...)
Man With Gun Arrested on Florida Campus Amid White Nationalist Protests Man With Gun Arrested on Florida Campus Amid White Nationalist Protests
- October 20, 2017

Florida's governor declared a state of emergency for the event. All totaled there are 800 tickets available to Spencer's controversial speech. The U.S. After Scott's emergency declaration, Fuchs said the school received many calls from parents concerned about safety. Spencer, a co-editor AltRight.com, was originally denied a request to speak at UF. (more...)
Former CM Dhumal in BJP list of candidates for Himachal polls Former CM Dhumal in BJP list of candidates for Himachal polls
- October 20, 2017

He was earlier a minister in the Virbhadra Singh government. Despite any reservations arising from the pending corruption CBI and ED cases against Singh, the move, a leader says, "is evident acknowledgement of the fact that Virbhadra Singh is still the tallest and most popular leader in the Congress ". (more...)
Central Intelligence Agency bomb sniffing puppy retires after losing interest in searching for explosives Central Intelligence Agency bomb sniffing puppy retires after losing interest in searching for explosives
- October 20, 2017

It is not clear whether Lulu simply wasn't up to the challenge of sniffing out bombs, or whether it was all part of a cunning plan to never have to go to work. Lulu , the smallest puppy in her class, was training at Fairfax County Police Department in Virginia when she started exhibiting disinterest in the program. (more...)
John Kelly 'broken hearted' by Dem rep's attacks on Trump John Kelly 'broken hearted' by Dem rep's attacks on Trump
- October 20, 2017

Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.). Wilson, who mentored the fallen soldier when he was younger, said she was riding in the vehicle with Myeshia, who was on her way to the airport to receive her husband's body, when Trump called. "I thought at least that was sacred", he said. "There's no ideal way to make that phone call", he said in his first public comments on the controversy over the call, which Johnson's mother and a Florida lawmaker who knew him said was disrespectful. (more...)
Rohingya inflow into Bangladesh continues Rohingya inflow into Bangladesh continues
- October 19, 2017

The organisation said the images reveal that at least 288 villages have been partially or totally destroyed by fire in northern Rakhine State in Myanmar since the 25th August 2017 - when the latest wave of violence against the minority began. (more...)
At least 6 killed, 10 injured in Quetta blast At least 6 killed, 10 injured in Quetta blast
- October 19, 2017

Rescue teams, police and security forces rushed to the site after the blast was reported. On August 12, at least 15 people, among them eight soldiers, were martyred and 40 others wounded when a suicide bomber targeted a military truck near the Pishin bus stop in Quetta . (more...)
Hawaii judge blocks Trump's latest travel ban Hawaii judge blocks Trump's latest travel ban
- October 19, 2017

Specifically, the third set of travel restrictions banned entry into the US-as immigrants and non-immigrants-all citizens from Chad, Libya, North Korea, Syria and Yemen, citing inadequate sharing of public safety and terrorism-related information, or just general refusal to cooperate, with the United States government. (more...)
Kenya: Roselyn Akombe Resigns From Poll Agency Kenya: Roselyn Akombe Resigns From Poll Agency
- October 19, 2017

Kenya's Supreme Court last month nullified the August election in which President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared the victor, citing irregularities. In withdrawing his candidacy last week, Odinga said the election board had not carried out reforms, including the firing of key officials he blames for mistakes in the August 8 vote. (more...)