Tuesday July 17-th, 2018

Pakistan could be put on an European Union blacklist Pakistan could be put on an European Union blacklist

However, the visit appears to be kept low profile since the Foreign Office did not issue any statement on it. Officials privately confirmed Tehmina's trip and cited it as an important diplomatic voyage. "We also oppose using finance as a political me...

Levi levy: European Union threatens 25% tax on iconic USA brands Levi levy: European Union threatens 25% tax on iconic USA brands

Ryan's home state of Wisconsin would be hit by proposed European counter-measures on Harley-Davidson Inc motorbikes. Representative Kevin Brady, another top House Republican, called on Trump not to hit America's closest allies. Trump, earlier in th...

Bumble Dating App Bans Gun Images After Mass Shootings Bumble Dating App Bans Gun Images After Mass Shootings

Dating app Bumble will no longer allow images of guns in users' profile photos. "As mass shootings continue to devastate communities across the country, it's time to state unequivocally that gun violence is not in line with our values, nor do the...

Turkish court rejects release of detained Greek soldiers Turkish court rejects release of detained Greek soldiers

A Turkish court on Monday rejected a request for the release of two Greek soldiers arrested last week for illegally entering the country, local media reported. The judge, however, ordered their arrest only on the second charge. Naci Ozpolat, 48, ...

State Bar Apologizes After Emailing Boobs to Every Lawyer in Utah State Bar Apologizes After Emailing Boobs to Every Lawyer in Utah

Matt Page, communications director for the Bar, told Deseret News that the organization is looking into how the image got out - and if it was done accidentally or on objective. The Bar confirmed they sent the email out and have publicly apologized...

Eastern Ghouta Sees 'Deadliest Day' As Battle Rages in Syria Eastern Ghouta Sees 'Deadliest Day' As Battle Rages in Syria

Later it reported 18 people suffered breathing difficulties following a strike by a military aircraft in Hammuriyeh, without being able to specify the cause of the illnesses. Opposition fighters there have fired waves of rockets and mortars onto east...

Kuwait- Iraqi parliament OKs USD-87-bln '18 budget Kuwait- Iraqi parliament OKs USD-87-bln '18 budget

The Iraqi parliament has approved the 2018 federal budget valued at around Dollars 87 billion, with an estimated deficit of USD 10 billion. The Kurds boycotted the parliament session in protest against budget cuts against the semi-autonomous region...

Saudi Arabia defends 'just' Yemen war ahead of Crown Prince's United Kingdom visit Saudi Arabia defends 'just' Yemen war ahead of Crown Prince's United Kingdom visit

In his response, the leader of the visiting team, Assistant Director, Emergency Aid Department Of Saudi Arabia , Nasir Bin Mutlak said his government will still visit IDPs in Nigeria to compliment what the federal government is doing. "After Brexit,...

France to fix age of sexual consent at 15 France to fix age of sexual consent at 15

French Equality Minister Marlène Schiappa has welcomed a move by the country which aims to fix the legal age of sexual consent as 15, making sex between an adult and someone of that age and below to be considered as rape. It has a maximum sentence of...

Thousands protest in Kashmir after troops kill six including civilians Thousands protest in Kashmir after troops kill six including civilians

A category C terrorist, Malik was part of the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) since July past year. On Monday, two more bodies, of a militant and a civilian, were recovered from near the encounter site, taking the toll in the shootout to six. Troops retaliat...

2872 terrorists 'neutralized' in Afrin op: Turkey 2872 terrorists 'neutralized' in Afrin op: Turkey

The Syrian Observatory for Human rights, a Britain-based monitor, said heavy Turkish air strikes had killed 17 people, and injured 92 others. Turkey has repeatedly denied hitting civilians in its operation in Afrin in northwest Syria. The Pentagon ...

US House to debate bill to reduce violence in schools US House to debate bill to reduce violence in schools

Lawmakers will consider a bipartisan bill from Rep. In total, the bill would cost $50 million. The Senate later amended it to give all state employees a 4 percent raise across the board, with the promise to build the 4 percent into the budget for sta...

At least 25 killed as wedding party truck overturns in India At least 25 killed as wedding party truck overturns in India

He was later married in a simple ceremony, even as his relatives had kept him in the dark about the accident. Almost 60 people were travelling in the open truck and most victims were women and children, local police officer K.J. According to the po...

Newlywed's parents sue over Grand Canyon helicopter crash that killed 5 Newlywed's parents sue over Grand Canyon helicopter crash that killed 5

The parents of a man from Sussex who died in the Grand Canyon helicopter crash have filed a lawsuit against the tour operator and the aircraft manufacturer, national media outlets are reporting. Representatives of Papillon and Airbus did immediately ...

Russian cargo plane crashes at Syria base, killing all 32 passengers Russian cargo plane crashes at Syria base, killing all 32 passengers

An investigation into the incident is underway. "On March 6 at about 15 p.m. [Moscow time] a Russian An-26 transport plane crashed when landing at the Hmeimim airfield". There were 26 passengers and 6 crew, the ministry said. Russian Federation h...

J'can to play royal fiance - before the wedding J'can to play royal fiance - before the wedding

It has cabins, cottages, indoor and outdoor pools, a barn cinema, tennis courts, a spa and sauna. Among those planning to attend Markle's ceremony, sources told E! News, "Marcus Anderson has helped throw the shower for Meghan and a small group ...

Jinnah didn't want a separate country: Farooq Abdullah Jinnah didn't want a separate country: Farooq Abdullah

He said that BJP shouldn't divide the country along religious lines and that it would be crucial that they don't for the sake of India's growth and progress. Looks like National Conference (NC) patron Farooq Abdullah's comment on Mohamed Ali Jinnah, ...

Bomb Threat At Tulsa School, Nearby Gunfire Not Connected, Police Say Bomb Threat At Tulsa School, Nearby Gunfire Not Connected, Police Say

According to the affidavit, Jose Gutierrez expressed an implied threat to cause an incident at California High School on Monday. Gutierrez was accused of advising a student to not go to school on Monday while gesturing like he was grabbing the hand...

Florida Senate passes school safety bill that excludes ban on assault rifles Florida Senate passes school safety bill that excludes ban on assault rifles

Cruz confessed to investigators when he was captured about an hour after the shooting. The Broward State Attorney's Office typically presents evidence to grand jurors in all first-degree murder cases and all police shootings. Piccolo said the armin...

U.S. carrier on historic Vietnam visit amid sea rift with China U.S. carrier on historic Vietnam visit amid sea rift with China

USS Carl Vinson , a 95,000-ton nuclear powered aircraft carrier arrived at the Vietnamese port of Danang, more than four decades after the US withdrew from the Vietnam War. It has become one of the strongest opponents of Beijing's efforts to assert ...

Anti-EU Parties Win in Italy, Not Enough to Govern Anti-EU Parties Win in Italy, Not Enough to Govern

In his first comments on Monday, Mr Salvini repeated his stance that the euro was bad for Italy . The head of Italy's anti-migrant, euroskeptic League party says the shared European euro currency is "wrong" and is ultimately destined to end.

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan admitted to hospital in Chennai Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan admitted to hospital in Chennai

However, he was seemingly discharged earlier than previously expected. She concluded by saying that Pinarayi Vijayan, who claims to be not afraid of anyone, is afraid to go to a hospital in Kerala. Achuthanandan. Again, on Sunday morning, reporte...

World′s oldest message in a bottle discovered in Australia World′s oldest message in a bottle discovered in Australia

From 1864 until 1933, thousands of bottles were thrown into the sea from German ships, each containing a form on which the captain wrote the date it was jettisoned, the co-ordinates, the name of the ship, its home port and travel route. So far, only ...

10 militants killed on 14th day of intensive operation Sinai 2018 10 militants killed on 14th day of intensive operation Sinai 2018

The army "destroyed 145 shelters and warehouses in the mountainous region", it said in a statement on Sunday. The raids are part of Egypt's recently launched "Sinai 2018" comprehensive anti-terror campaign, which have killed 105 terrorists, arreste...

Nepal, Pakistan Seek Strong SAARC, Sector-wise Cooperation Nepal, Pakistan Seek Strong SAARC, Sector-wise Cooperation

Nepal is the current chair of the regional grouping. Abbasi said at all meetings of the SAARC , Pakistan had advanced its belief that a secure and peaceful environment in South Asia was crucial for the advancement of region's development and pros...

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