Wednesday January 17-th, 2018

Pak-US cooperation imperative for regional peace: Foreign Office Pak-US cooperation imperative for regional peace: Foreign Office

According to media reports, Pakistan's decision to suspend military and intelligence cooperation with America came after President Donald accused Islamabad of giving nothing to the USA but "lies and deceit" and suspended about $2 billion in secur...

AAP Rajya Sabha nominations: Disgruntled Kumar Vishwas 'accepts martyrdom' AAP Rajya Sabha nominations: Disgruntled Kumar Vishwas 'accepts martyrdom'

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP ) on Wednesday nominated three candidates - Sanjay Singh , Sushil Gupta, and ND Gupta - for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections in Delhi. Arvind (Kejriwal ) felt that someone from outside be sent. But, the party this time ...

Attorney: Brian Bowen is enrolling at SC, seeking reinstatement from NCAA Attorney: Brian Bowen is enrolling at SC, seeking reinstatement from NCAA

The federal complaint stated that Adidas executive James Gatto and others attempted to funnel $100,000 to a recruit's family to gain his commitment to play for Louisville . "He brings a high-level skill set to the court and will make an immediate im...

Eric Clapton opens up about health issues and going deaf Eric Clapton opens up about health issues and going deaf

He added: "I have to get on the bottom of the ladder every time I play guitar, just to tune it". He told BBC Radio 2 , "I am still going to work". "I am going to do a show at Hyde Park [British Summer Time Festival] in July", Eric explained. ...

Man confesses to 1993 murder in emotional TV interview Man confesses to 1993 murder in emotional TV interview

Unable to bear the guilt, he said could no longer live with the knowledge that he had been involved in a homicide and that his faith in God commanded him to come forward. "It's kind of weird, Frank never got to have a life, but we were teenagers an...

US Army files trademark challenge to NHL's 'Vegas Golden Knights' name, colors US Army files trademark challenge to NHL's 'Vegas Golden Knights' name, colors

The Army began this process back in September 2017, but finally gained enough traction Wednesday. Vegas general manager George McPhee has said that the team colors are a nod to owner Bill Foley's alma mater and that the franchise might have been name...

Iranian parliament to hold special session on protests Iranian parliament to hold special session on protests

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called the protests "something the world must take note of" and a "powerful exhibition of fearless people" risking their lives to exercise their right to speak. The Netherlands' ambassador, Karel van ...

$55m Victorian Powerball jackpot victor yet to come forward $55m Victorian Powerball jackpot victor yet to come forward

Winning tickets were sold in Crawford County, Douglas County, Sauk County, Marinette County and Manitowoc County, along with the Wood County ticket. His ticket was purchased in Merlin. The winning ticket was unregistered so it's likely the new mu...

Saudi allows women to watch soccer match in stadium for first time Saudi allows women to watch soccer match in stadium for first time

At the stadium in Jeddah, female ushers were employed to greet the women fans and their families, who loudly cheered on the local team. The General Sports Authority announced in October that stadiums in Jeddah, Dammam and Riyadh will be set up to a...

Russian army says 'eliminated' those behind Syria attack Russian army says 'eliminated' those behind Syria attack

Two Russian service personnel were killed in a mortar attack on Russia's Hmeimim base in western Syria on December 31. The Defence Ministry said the drones were launched from al-Mouazzara in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, over 50 kil...

Mississippi Burning case: KKK killer dies Mississippi Burning case: KKK killer dies

Killen, 92, was serving three consecutive 20-year terms at the facility, the Los Angeles Times reported . James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner, all in their 20s, were members of the Congress of Racial Equality (Core) and had been ...

Missouri Governor Admits To Extramarital Affair Before He Took Office Missouri Governor Admits To Extramarital Affair Before He Took Office

Eric Greitens . They must know that the Office of the Circuit Attorney will hold public officials accountable in the same manner as any other resident of our city. The governor made the admission hours after he gave his annual State of the State a...

Supreme Court to hear online sales tax case Supreme Court to hear online sales tax case

The Supreme Court weighed in first in 1967, ruling that states can not force "catalog" retailers to collect sales taxes in states where they are not physically present. South Dakota's law places the burden of collecting and remitting sales taxes on c...

Trump To Get First Presidential Medical Checkup Trump To Get First Presidential Medical Checkup

Ronny Jackson, who has been the lead White House doctor since 2013 and oversaw two of former President Barack Obama's exams, according to a Washington Post report . The examination at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Centre lasted seve...

Pelosi Scorns '5 White Guys' on Immigration

But the fact of the matter is that they are playing a weak hand, I note in my column at The Week. A group of US Republican lawmakers has unveiled the details of an immigration bill that has the support of President Donald Trump . "A resolution t...

Pakistan team gets Maori welcome in New Zealand Pakistan team gets Maori welcome in New Zealand

In the last eight overs, when New Zealand needed to lift the run rate, they were restricted to 48 runs and lost seven wickets of which 11 runs came in the final over. Pakistan: Azhar Ali, Imam ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sar...

Stoinis: Australia have to keep their foot on England's throat

On paper he contributed little to the five-wicket win over a Cricket Australia XI, a game which serves as the only hit out before the series proper begins in Melbourne on Sunday, yet figures of nought for 68 tell only half a tale. "He will play a sig...

North, South Korea agree to first talks in two years North, South Korea agree to first talks in two years

On Thursday, South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his US counterpart Donald Trump agreed to postpone their countries' regular joint military exercises until after the end of the Winter Olympic Games in an apparent move to encourage North Korea...

Klopp insists Liverpool can recover from Coutinho sale: Just like Dortmund Klopp insists Liverpool can recover from Coutinho sale: Just like Dortmund

There could be some new faces around Eastlands before these two clash Sunday tea time, with City believed to be edging ever closer to a deal for Arsenal's Alexis Sánchez despite interest from Manchester United . Few doubt Manchester City will ...

Oprah Winfrey Films Herself Wading Through Mudslide at Montecito Mansion Oprah Winfrey Films Herself Wading Through Mudslide at Montecito Mansion

After a wildfire , burned vegetation and charred soil create a water repellent layer which blocks water absorption. Authorities expected heavy rain but said the downpour was much worse than expected. Karson, reporting for NPR from Pasadena, Calif....

Trump's lawyer sues BuzzFeed over Steele dossier Trump's lawyer sues BuzzFeed over Steele dossier

President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael D. Cohen, filed a defamation lawsuit against Fusion GPS , the research firm behind the controversial dossier prepared by a former British spy which suggested Russian Federation had potential...

Tim Scott: Reports About Trump Comments 'Basically Accurate'

Another cardinal highlighted the role Haitians played in the founding of his city and offered a twist on Mr. Trump's campaign slogan, "Make America Great Again". Trump questioned why the US would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "shithole ...

Loyal Dog Walks 40 Miles to Find Previous Owners Loyal Dog Walks 40 Miles to Find Previous Owners

In fact, she missed them so much that she embarked upon a 20-mile journey back to Seminole from Prague to reunite with them, twice. The dog is now at an animal shelter closer to her previous home until she can find a forever-home. She is healthy, h...

Republican, Democratic Lawmakers Trash Trump Comments on Haiti and African Countries

Trump was reported to have said in an Oval Office meeting on immigration reform, according to two people who spoke with the Washington Post . The Illinois Democrat said, "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Ova...

Paul Ryan Throws in the Towel on Entitlement Reform Paul Ryan Throws in the Towel on Entitlement Reform

Eventually, he said, they opened a farm in Wisconsin after they raised enough money. Richard Durbin (D-Ill.), who was present at the meeting, confirmed Trump did not approve of the bipartisan plan, adding: "I don't know what happens next". Mr. Trump ...

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