Saturday October 20-th, 2018

Peace in region contingent upon peace in Afghanistan: DG ISPR Peace in region contingent upon peace in Afghanistan: DG ISPR

He said waging war against terrorism was a hard phase but the determination of entire nation to uproot the menace of terrorism and through monumental efforts of security agencies all terror networks in the Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) ...

Teacher Arrested at Board Meeting After Criticizing Boss' Raise Teacher Arrested at Board Meeting After Criticizing Boss' Raise

What happened to me should not dissuade others from speaking out. Despite the backlash, Puyau has continued to defend his pay raise, telling CBS News that "it was time that we brought to the board a salary that's commensurate with what superintende...

Indian Supreme Court judges say administration in apex body not in order Indian Supreme Court judges say administration in apex body not in order

Justices Madan B Lokur, Kurien Joseph, Ranjan Gogoi and Jasti Chelameswar addressed the press conference on the lawns of Justice Chelameswar's official residence here. "All of us are convinced that unless this institution is protected and maintain it...

Hope for More Rescues as Death Toll Rises in Montecito Mudslides Hope for More Rescues as Death Toll Rises in Montecito Mudslides

Teams rescued three people on Wednesday, but they also discovered two more bodies, raising the death count to 17, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said. Heavy rainfall and mudslides have devastated Southern California , and at least...

First Steps Toward Embassy Relocation - US Embassy & Consulates in the United Kingdom First Steps Toward Embassy Relocation - US Embassy & Consulates in the United Kingdom

May spoke to ABC News' George Stephanopoulos in September and said the visit was still planned and they were just "sorting out the logistics". Mrs May and Mr Trump fell out spectacularly in November over his retweeting of anti-Muslim videos poste...

Lavalin case: SC issues notice to Pinarayi, 2 others Lavalin case: SC issues notice to Pinarayi, 2 others

With the CPI-M preparing for its state conference next month, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is all set to ensure there is no one to challenge him in the state and he has complete control over the party - and will be hoping his clout will give him a...

Boy injured in Sutherland Springs shooting released from the hospital Boy injured in Sutherland Springs shooting released from the hospital

Escorted by numerous law enforcement and first responders along the way, Ryland lived a young boy's dream as he rode shotgun, waving to crowds along the side of the road. "He was on the ground, under his mom", Duncan recalled. He was holding onto it....

Thousands of NJ immigrants to lose legal status - Devastating, or about time? Thousands of NJ immigrants to lose legal status - Devastating, or about time?

No fewer than 18,000 asylum seekers illegally crossed the US border into Canada in 2017 to file refugee claims, nearly 17,000 of whom went to the primarily French-speaking province of Quebec. These families face a heartbreaking decision, Burrola said...

Deadline Closes In On Administration Regarding Iran Sanctions Deadline Closes In On Administration Regarding Iran Sanctions

Six individuals briefed on the matter - two congressional aides, two administration officials and two outside experts - refused to speak publicly on the issue but said that Trump's decision is not yet official and is still subject to last-minute ch...

United Kingdom would face 'lost decade' in no-deal Brexit United Kingdom would face 'lost decade' in no-deal Brexit

It's been a confusing week for anyone trying to assess Brexit's impact on London's banking jobs. A stand-off between Britain and the European Union over the future access to single market for London's vast financial services industry is shapi...

A rainy Friday but record warmth possible A rainy Friday but record warmth possible

If we transition to snow faster Friday evening, we could expect higher snow accumulations. A Flood Watch is in effect for Connecticut Friday into Saturday afternoon for the potential for poor drainage flooding, urban flooding and possibly r...

'Stable Genius' Trump Doesn't Even Know US Has Been Using Hydropower

Solberg said Norway was "really appreciative of the good work that we have together with the United States". Trump's meetings Wednesday with Solberg also shined a spotlight on his calls for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members to increase the...

White House ban on personal devices extends to smartwatches like Apple Watch White House ban on personal devices extends to smartwatches like Apple Watch

During that period, the White House has looked for ways to increase White House officials' ability to use "other applications" on their phones and to ensure compliance with the Presidential Records Act, Sanders said . White House Press Secretary Sar...

Trump uses slur to describe immigrants from Haiti, Africa Trump uses slur to describe immigrants from Haiti, Africa

The Washington Post's Josh Dawsey reported Thursday that Trump made a comment about wanting more immigrants from places like Norway rather than from "shithole counties" like Haiti and those in Africa. Democrats including Durbin had long vowed th...

Trump Says Trump Says "Probably" Has Very Good Relationship With Kim Jong Un

North Korean officials say there is a "misperception" that the country is acquiring advanced missile capability in order to strike the United States. Playing coy, the president said, 'I don't want to comment on it. North Korea replied to this saber...

Dutch journalists go global by 'roasting' new U.S. ambassador Dutch journalists go global by 'roasting' new U.S. ambassador

Reporters repeatedly asked Pete Hoekstra to offer proof of his claim that politicians and cars have been burned and that there are "no-go zones" in the Netherlands. 'Dutch media roasts new U.S. ambassador Peter Hoekstra for dodging questions about ...

Dems warn of Russian election interference across Europe Dems warn of Russian election interference across Europe

For the United States, the report calls for establishing a single government body to coordinate the US response to Kremlin operations, publicizing assets and wealth held by Kremlin officials and politically connected businessmen in the West, and fo...

Kim Jong Un a competent and mature leader, says Russia's Putin Kim Jong Un a competent and mature leader, says Russia's Putin

In his New Year's address, Kim warned of "a nuclear button on the desk in [his] office" that could launch a strike anywhere in the USA, but also spoke of easing tensions between North and South Korea "to create a peaceful environment", prompting a ...

Voters Wary of Trump, Confident in Economy Voters Wary of Trump, Confident in Economy

According to the results, released Wednesday, 66 per cent of the respondents feel the US economy is "excellent" or "good", while another 33 per cent said the economy was "not so good" or "poor". Trump's approval rating is at 36 percent, the same appr...

Israeli man killed in West Bank shooting Israeli man killed in West Bank shooting

The Israeli army declared the area southwest of Nablus a military zone and carried out raids in the Palestinian villages of Tell and Sarra, in search for suspects. U.S. ambassador David Friedman wrote on Twitter that Rabbi Shevach was killed "in col...

Kellyanne Conway's Interview With Chris Cuomo Quickly Flies Off The Rails Kellyanne Conway's Interview With Chris Cuomo Quickly Flies Off The Rails

After some continued verbal sparring, Conway very incorrectly claimed that "we", ostensibly referring to the Trump administration, don't care about Hillary Clinton . "Trying to put your disastrous CNN interview behind you?" one Twitter user as...

Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave

The military announced on Dec 18 that a mass grave containing 10 bodies had been found at the coastal village of Inn Din, about 50 km north of the state capital Sittwe . But the villagers' interviews indicated that the army account of the massacre i...

Trump White House clears path for Medicaid work requirement Trump White House clears path for Medicaid work requirement

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released a guidance Thursday outlining what states need to do to mandate that certain Medicaid enrollees work to qualify for benefits. Mary Beth Musucemi, associate director of the Kaiser Family Foundation...

ICE Agents Raided 98 7-Eleven Stores and Made 21 Arrests

The action appears to open a new front in Trump's expansion of immigration enforcement, which has already brought a 40 percent increase in deportation arrests. In 2008, agents arrived by helicopter at the Agriprocessors meatpacking plant in Postville...

Why? Dead Koala screwed to Queensland pole Why? Dead Koala screwed to Queensland pole

It gives the location as a lookout at Brooloo Park , 85 miles north of the city of Brisbane in Queensland state. The perpetrator could be charged with animal cruelty if caught, animal welfare charity RSPCA said. Murray told the ABC he though...

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