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Imran Khan baffled over PMLN celebrating Panamagate verdict

After the Supreme Court ruling on Panama Papers case, the Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA) on Saturday gave one-week deadline to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down or face lawyers' movement, bigger than the one that followed ex-chief justice Iftikhar Chaudhry's ouster in 2007. Read More »

Ivanka Dines With Xi The Same Day China Approves Her Trademarks

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President Donald Trump that Korea was "part of China" as untrue and not worthy of response. "For their own sake, and the country's, Ivanka and Jared should consider stepping away from China matters". Ms Trump boosted her popularity in the country with a video of her children singing in Mandarin for President Xi at the Florida summit. On the April 18 edition of CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 , correspondent Tom Foreman noted that the trademark acquisitions are "big business" for Ivanka ... Read More »

Entire US Senate to descend on White House for N. Korea briefing

Top administration officials usually go to Capitol Hill to brief Congress on foreign policy matters and national security issues. The senators will be briefed by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Defense Secretary James Mattis, National Intelligence Director Dan Coats , and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Read More »

Good Friday observed in city

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The death of Jesus christ give us life and hope do not distort and misuse this great opportunity, he is coming back again. jesus love you. There are many people and areas of our society who need to experience the transformative power of the Easter message so that they can lead fulfilled lives and have hope for the future. Read More »

Tillerson criticizes Iran nuclear pact, USA plans review

Trump's administration has been publicly tightening the noose on Iran over the deal , which was negotiated by the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany to roll back Tehran's nuclear programme in return for the easing of sanctions. Read More »

Ex-Syrian army gen.: Assad still has tons of chemical weapons

Witnesses said they saw warplanes attack the town but Russian Federation said a rebel depot of chemical munitions was hit. The U.S. "is confident that the Syrian regime conducted a chemical weapons attack, using the nerve agent sarin, against its own people", according to a four-page document published by officials in Washington on Tuesday that contained evidence including satellite images, reports from the scene and details of exposure gathered from victims. Read More »

US says withdrawing UN military from Haiti is good example

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Former U.N. secretary-general Ban Ki-moon recommended that U.N. peacekeepers accused of sexual abuse and exploitation be court martialed in countries where the alleged incidents took place. "The high price of this food was sexual abuse", she said. The end of Haiti's peacekeeping mission comes amid pressure by U.S. President Donald Trump's administration to review the organization's 16 missions worldwide. Read More »

Ivanka Trump booed at Berlin Women's Summit after defending her dad

IVANKA Trump's claims her father is a "tremendous champion" of women and families has been met with groans and laughter from a live audience in Berlin . Ivanka Trump has become a subject of wide interest and wider speculation. She said only that it was a priority for the administration to address the gender imbalance in the sciences and to break down "stifling" regulations, without elaborating which kind. Read More »

Le Pen: Ban all ritual slaughter, including shechita

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After the first-round vote on Sunday, Le Pen in a statement on Monday condemned French political parties calling to unite against her and to support Macron. Her programme calls for sharp curbs on immigration and on the rights of immigrants living in France, as well as the expulsion of foreigners under suspicion of having militant Islamist links. Read More »

US sets up missile defense in South Korea as North shows power

The move "is to secure operational capability" of the system known as the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense "at an early date", the ministry said in a statement. The USS Michigan, a nuclear-powered submarine, arrived Tuesday at the South Korean port of Busan for what was described as a routine visit to rest crew and load supplies. Read More »

North Korea holds military parade to mark founder Kim Il-Sung's birthday

Thousands of soldiers and pieces of military hardware are shown off in these parades, and as usual, it has been a very impressive feat of coordination and discipline. Kim Jong Un , a 30-something leader who took power in late 2011 after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il, emphasizes nuclear weapons as the foundation of his national defense strategy. Read More »

Senate confirms Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary

Since exports are a major source of USA farm income, producers are looking to Perdue to advocate for their needs in trade talks. By noting specifically that a reliable, safe and affordable food supply is critical to our success and stability as a nation, President Trump sets a firm foundation for future conversations with our industry. Read More »

NATO's Stoltenberg: I agree with Trump on terrorism and defense

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Stoltenberg also said Trump's administration is "very supportive of the adaptation of NATO" that has drawn an increased military presence into the alliance's eastern regions, closer to the border with Russian Federation. Many of them defended Trump the way these people did. "I would like to think that they didn't know, but certainly they could have". But, again, in a sudden turn of events, the POTUS went back on his words and on his 83 day in office said that Beijing is not manipulating ... Read More »

George H.W. Bush to remain hospitalized after pneumonia treatment

Bush, 92, was hospitalized Friday for a persistent cough. The couple marked their 72nd wedding anniversary January 6. In 2015, he was hospitalized in ME after he took a fall at his summer home and broke a bone in his neck, reports CNN. At that time, Bush spokesman Jim McGrath told PEOPLE: "President Bush recently declared that he wants to live to be 100, and being a goal oriented person I would never bet against him". Read More »

Thunder blow 12 point lead

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With Rockets star James Harden struggling shooting the ball, going 0-7 from beyond the three-point line, Nene led the way off the bench for the Rockets, mixing 28 points and 10 rebounds. Westbrook is doing this by himself, carrying the Thunder despite having little to no help around him. Side Note: In the second half Russ scored 18 on 18 shots and only dished out 4 assists. Read More »

Tillerson in Moscow: US-Russia relations 'at a low point'

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Amid a fierce dispute over Syria, the United States and Russian Federation agreed Wednesday to work together on an global investigation of a Syrian chemical weapons attack last week. It was the first direct USA military action against Assad's forces since the start of Syria's civil war six years ago and led to a quick downward spiral in ties between Washington and Moscow. Read More »

Korea watchers on why army's big day took a backseat

Pak Yong Sik said at a "national meeting" of thousands of senior military and civilian officials. North Korea often marks significant dates with show of military capability, and South Korean officials have said the North could be preparing another round of nuclear or missile tests around the anniversary. Read More »

Couple laughed as they fatally shot service dog

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Rollins, 23, also faces felony charge for cruelty to animals and felony conspiracy. In this undated photo released by the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, in Fayetteville, N.C., Marinna Rollins, poses for a photo. At one point during the recording, Heng can be heard asking Rollins to give him the rifle in order to shoot the dog. "Kind of put him a little deeper in there", a man's voice can be heard saying as Rollins pushes the dog into the shallow grave. Read More »

Denim Day for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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After the march, survivors of sexual assault will have the chance to share their stories, and community members can express solidarity during the Survivor Speak-Out. NOMC president and USC Denim Day coordinator Ellie McDaniel recognizes the struggle the University faces in an attempt to better address sexual assault statistics. Read More »

Chinese, Iranian firms to sign first nuclear plant redesign contracts

A senior Iranian official has criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's contradictory words, saying he "does not have a clear understanding of global relations". Instead, they see the administration's harsh words as both a warning to rogue regimes such as North Korea and an effort to create political cover for sticking with the deal after Trump's campaign criticism of the pact as a "horrible deal". Read More »

China selling flights to North Korea again

Pak Yong Sik told a "national meeting" of thousands of senior military and civilian officials. The US President says "the status quo " is not acceptable and that the UN Security Council must be ready to impose new sanctions. Its deployment is not part of the Vinson strike group, but its presence in the area is meant to send a message to North Korea, a U.S. Defense Department official told ABC News. Read More »

Russian Federation ties at another low post Syria attacks

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The news conference came after Russian President Vladimir Putin met the top American diplomat for nearly two hours to see if they could rescue relations between the world's mightiest military powers. In addition, Putin mentioned the chemical attack in Idlib. Moallem said. He added that Russia, Iran and Syria have "common procedures against any aggression", but wouldn't offer any specifics. Read More »

South Korea Considers Naval Military Drills With US Carl Vinson Carrier

South Korea also said it was considering drills with the carrier group, which is now conducting joint exercises with Japan in the Philippine Sea. The US Navy on April 8 said it was directing a naval strike group headed by the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier to "sail north" from waters off Singapore, as a "prudent measure" to deter the regime. Read More »

Australia toughens up citizenship test

If an applicant is unsuccessful in applying for citizenship three times, they must wait another two years before reapplying. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday announced rules that require migrants to have lived permanently in Australia for four years - up from one year - before they can apply to become a citizen. Read More »

Trump sets United States tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review

His comments during an interview by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde suggested that the plan would not be revenue-neutral and would increase deficits in the short term. "They have no idea what they're doing". The president will travel to the Treasury Department Friday to sign three measures. If you've followed this debate, this all could sound pretty confusing, because candidate Trump had a tax plan, one that cut taxes by $6 trillion, of which a bit less ... Read More »

Arvind Kejriwal Pulls Up State Election Commission Over Faulty EVMs

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said reports of EVM malfunctioning were coming from all over the capital during municipal elections. Congress leaders said, the results will reveal a "close" fight with the BJP while the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the third main contender in the elections would remain a "distant" third. Read More »

Samples from Syrian attack test positive for sarin, United Kingdom scientists say

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A misdirected airstrike by the USA -led coalition earlier this week killed 18 allied fighters battling the Islamic State group in northern Syria, the US military said Thursday. Sarin or Similar Substance Used in Syria , Says U.K. Samples taken from the poison gas site in Syria's Idlib governorate tested positive for the nerve agent sarin, the British delegation at the OPCW said on Thursday. Read More »

Heather Robertson Photos: Pictures of Texas Teacher

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Once at the apartment, they all talked for a few minutes before Robertson asked them to have sex with her. The investigation into the Texas kindergarten teacher having sex with students began on April 20. According to an arrest warrant, the investigation into the Hudson Independent School District teacher began on April 20 when Lufkin police got a tip about Robertson's alleged involvement with several of her students. Read More »

Byron York: Donald Trump's First Hundred Days an 'Executive Success'

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Trump tried to distance himself from the plan during the interview, as if he had nothing to do with it, but the proposal came straight from his own mouth. - Captain Truth (@TruthTeamOne) April 25, 2017All the people I know who have had the kind of first 100 days of employment trump has had are all now unemployed. Read More »

Trump calls Schumer, discusses strategy for responding to Canada's dairy trade policy

American groups say that agreement means U.S. exports of these high-protein milk products are being elbowed out of the Canadian market for a domestic supply, costing USA farm jobs. System spokeswoman Stephanie Marquis said the system has a long history of collaborating with Wisconsin's dairy industry and UW researchers continue to "generate innovative solutions to help grow and protect the milk industry in our state. Read More »

Parties in France unite against Le Pen

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Speaking to voters from the Elysee Palace, the Socialist leader said France is in danger of "becoming isolated and breaking away from the EU" if Ms Le Pen sweeps to power. Macron, who was current President Hollande's economy minister but quit to create his own party, En Marche, favors liberal, pro-EU policies. High-profile European leaders have also given Mr Macron their backing. Read More »