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World News SBP finds no account of Zainab rape-murder case suspect
Author: 0 SBP finds no account of Zainab rape-murder case suspect

The Supreme Court would resume hearing of Zainab Murder Case at its Lahore Registry on Sunday. "The provision of justice to the masses is not the sole responsibility of judiciary rather the press shares an equal onus", he remarked. SBP Governor Tariq Bajwa said that Imran had only an easypaisa account which has only Rs 130 in it. The killing of six-year-old Zainab Fatima Ameen - the 12th child found raped and murdered in Kasur within a two-kilometre radius in the last two years - sparked ...

World News Meehan won't seek reelection in the 7th
Author: 0 Meehan won't seek reelection in the 7th

Ryan's office confirmed to CNN that the speaker was informed of Meehan's decision after a letter was sent to Meehan's campaign chair. Meehan has since said that he viewed the staffer as a "soul mate" and had a deep "affection" for her . The chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee issued a statement about Meehan's retirement. Meehan has served four terms in Congress and was also a U.S.

World News Jemele Hill Expected to Leave SportsCenter, Stay at ESPN
Author: 0 Jemele Hill Expected to Leave SportsCenter, Stay at ESPN

But her profile exploded a year ago when she called President Donald Trump a "white supremacist" on Twitter . Hill is only one year into a 4-year deal with the ESPN . "I admire, trust and have unconditional respect for ( ESPN Senior Vice President & Editor-in-Chief) Kevin Merida and The Undefeated staff". She apologized for the tweets and said she regretted that her comments "painted ESPN in an unfair light".

World News Intel's (NASDAQ:INTC)
Author: 0 Intel's (NASDAQ:INTC) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Oppenheimer

According to 40 stock analysts, Intel Corporation, is being kept at an average Outperform, rating, with at least 2.5% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. Krzanich said the company is benefiting from its investments in memory, programmable solutions, communications and autonomous driving. It has a 49.1 P/E ratio.

World News United States sanctions 6 Taliban and Haqqani network financiers and facilitators
Author: 0 United States sanctions 6 Taliban and Haqqani network financiers and facilitators

Senior Treasury Department official Sigal Mandelker said the sanctions support President Donald Trump's strategy in South Asia by disrupting "terrorist" organizations and publicly exposing individuals who facilitate them. He's alleged to have passed on 10 million euros paid to the Taliban for the release of hostages in mid-2011 to the finance commission's leader in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta.

World News Alabama Inmate Granted Stay of Execution for Dementia
Author: 0 Alabama Inmate Granted Stay of Execution for Dementia

In November, the US Supreme Court agreed with a state court ruling that Madison was mentally competent. One of the forged prescriptions occurred four days after the 2016 competency hearing. Madison has been convicted three times in the shooting of Mobile police Cpl. Attorney General Steve Marshall issued a statement Friday stating that his office opposed "delay tactics" and would continue to pursue the execution of his death sentence.

World News JK CM speaks to Sitharaman after 2 civilians killed in Army
Author: 0 JK CM speaks to Sitharaman after 2 civilians killed in Army

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan has asked Deputy Commissioner Shopian to probe the incident, according to the reports. The fresh protests in the area began two days after a youth was killed and two women were injured during a gunfight between militants holed up and the security forces in the same district.

World News Alaska man arrested after Nebraska trooper finds 227lbs. of pot during stop
Author: 0 Alaska man arrested after Nebraska trooper finds 227lbs. of pot during stop

After a brief investigation, the trooper discovered the marijuana and 450 doses of marijuana wax in the bed of the truck. The estimated street value of the marijuana is $681,000. The drugs, worth $366,000 were literally falling of the man's trailer as he drove across I-80. Red and his passenger, Damaisy Rodriguez, were taken to the Buffalo County Jail.

World News Chinese prodigy Li leads from McIlroy in Dubai
Author: 0 Chinese prodigy Li leads from McIlroy in Dubai

Starting his third round on Saturday (Jan 27) trailing leader McIlroy by three shots, the 22-year-old Li put together a superb round of eight-under-par 64 to finish on 20-under after 54 holes. The Greystones-native restarted on the front-nine - picking up a further three bogies to leave him on two-over for the day and four-under for the competition.

World News Widodo departs after two-day visit to Pakistan
Author: 0 Widodo departs after two-day visit to Pakistan

While seeing off the dignitary at Nur Khan Airbase, President Mamnoon was accompanied by First Lady Begum Mehmooda Mamnoon Hussain , Minister-in-waiting Awais Ahmed Khan Leghari, Senator Ayesha Raza and Foreign Secretary Tehmina Jannua. Pakistan is one of the largest importers of Indonesian palm oil. Indonesia reiterated its support for Pakistan's bid for Full Dialogue Partnership with ASEAN.

World News The one person Prince Philip doesn't want at Eugenie's wedding
Author: 0 The one person Prince Philip doesn't want at Eugenie's wedding

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank may need to hold off on sending their save the dates. 'Her Royal Highnes and Mr Brooksbank became engaged in Nicaragua earlier this month'. Find out more about Harry and Meghan in the video below. And while she had been keen to tie the knot in September, it seems the risk of Meghan and Harry having to complete duties overseas has meant Harry's cousin's nuptials have to take place in October instead, according to the Daily Express .

World News Saudi billionaire Prince bin Talal released from detention
Author: 0 Saudi billionaire Prince bin Talal released from detention

The source, speaking on condition of anonymity under briefing rules, did not reveal the terms of the settlements, but he denied a report in London's Financial Times that said Ibrahim was giving up his ownership of MBC. Some 350 suspects, including princes, were rounded up November 4 in a purported crackdown on corruption spearheaded by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the 32-year-old son of the king and heir apparent.

World News European Intelligence Sources: North Korea Illegally Shipped Coal to Russian Federation
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The government, political parties and organisations of North Korea held a joint conference in Pyongyang , calling for improvement of relations between the two Koreas, the official media reported Thursday. Mattis said he's using the stop in Hawaii to meet with Adm. Harry Harris, the head of Pacific Command, to discuss "a whole range of issues", including Indonesia and strengthening ties with Vietnam.

World News Original 'Charmed' Star Holly Marie Combs Slams The CW's Reboot
Author: 0 Original 'Charmed' Star Holly Marie Combs Slams The CW's Reboot

It's official. Variety reports The CW has given a pilot order for a series reboot of Charmed . The CW previously ordered a pilot for the reboot past year. Brad Silberling, whose credits include " Jane the Virgin ", " Dynasty ", " No Tomorrow " and " Reign ", will serve behind the lens. Given the new project's description and college town setting, however, it sounds like this Charmed could be even more overt about its tackling of feminism vs.

World News Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 56000 people flee
Author: 0 Philippine volcano spews lava fountains, 56000 people flee

The volcano has led to the evacuation of at least 81,000 people so far, as an eruption seems imminent. The Philippines National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said Friday that classes had been suspended in 117 towns and cities near the area and that almost 100 flights had been canceled since January 22, as the community remains braced for disaster.

World News Two people injured in shooting at National Stadium in Dublin
Author: 0 Two people injured in shooting at National Stadium in Dublin

One person has reportedly been taken to hospital but his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. The older man was injured in his leg and the other suffered an injury to his hand. Gardai helicopters are now circling over the South Circular Road area. Two burnt-out cars were later found in north Dublin. "I'm in the dark as to what happened, but shots were fired outside the stadium".

World News United Kingdom ministers pledge business as usual with European Union during Brexit transition
Author: 0 United Kingdom ministers pledge business as usual with European Union during Brexit transition

At a speech in Middlesbrough later today, the Brexit Secretary is expected to spell out the government's aims for an "implementation period" after leaving the bloc in March 2019. Speaking in Davos as he attended the World Economic Forum, Mr Hammond was asked if he stood by his "very modest" remark. "It's time she put country before party and agreed on a transitional deal on the terms Labour set out last summer - that means within the single market and a customs union with the EU during ...

World News Donald Trump calls for new constitutional rules to end government shutdown
Author: 0 Donald Trump calls for new constitutional rules to end government shutdown

The US government has begun a federal shutdown after the Senate failed to agree on a new budget. Budget legislation now needs 60 votes to pass in the 100-seat Senate ― which Republicans control with 51 members. But the leading Senate Democrat, Chuck Schumer , blamed the president, saying Mr Trump was under pressure from "hard-right forces within the administration".

World News High School Student Arrested For Alleged Threats
Author: 0 High School Student Arrested For Alleged Threats

When police went to the 14-year-old's home to interview the suspect, they learned he had planned to target four kids at school. The student who reported the alleged threats wasn't involved in the conversation but "took appropriate action right on the bus.by recording it", Bower said.

World News White House counsel was 'fed up' with Trump
Author: 0 White House counsel was 'fed up' with Trump

He didn't do it, according to the report , because Don McGahn, the White House counsel, threatened to quit rather than carry out his order. Democratic lawmakers seized on the report Thursday night that Trump attempted to fire Mueller, warning against any attempts to obstruct justice.

World News Chinese planning trade route through melting Arctic to halve travel time
Author: 0 Chinese planning trade route through melting Arctic to halve travel time

China unveiled its ambitions to develop a "Polar Silk Road " through the Arctic, joining a multinational race to exploit opportunities in the resource-rich region, as the shipping lanes opened up by global warming . In the past, it had been sensitive to how other countries viewed its role in the Arctic and had focused on scientific research and environmental issues.

World News Teen charged with assault for exposing allergic classmate to pineapple
Author: 0 Teen charged with assault for exposing allergic classmate to pineapple

The girl's allergy is severe. "The suspect got the pineapple from another student, put the pineapple residue all over her hand, and got the victim to give her a "high-five", Lt. It's a fruit cup. Local attorney Mike Santicola, who is a father to a 14-year-old himself, believes the charge may be too strong, saying, "The pineapple was not illegally brought in".

World News Prez turns emotional honouring Ashok Chakra at Republic Day parade
Author: 0 Prez turns emotional honouring Ashok Chakra at Republic Day parade

Corporal Nirala alone shot dead three terrorists before laying down his life. Presently, 100 Garud commandos are part of different joint teams of the Army and the Jammu & Kashmir Police. He later succumbed to the fatal gunshot wounds. "Nirala personally gunned down Ubaid alias Osama Jungi, the nephew of Lashkar-e-Taiba chief and mastermind of the 26/11 terror strikes Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, and LeT north Kashmir commander Mehmud Bhai, apart from injuring two other terrorists".

World News RSS Chief Bhagwat plans to defy Kerala Government's circular
Author: 0 RSS Chief Bhagwat plans to defy Kerala Government's circular

BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan, state RSS and BJP leaders along with many Sangh Parivar workers were present at the function. Mohan Bhagwat was in Palakkad for his three-day meeting of the RSS. In his brief Republic Day message, Mr. Bhagwat chose not to mention the controversial State government circular. Bhagwat unfurled the tricolour at Karnakiamman Higher Secondary School on the outskirts of Palakkad town on Independence Day a year ago leading to a political slugfest.

World News Republic Day Parade: Congress upset with Rahul Gandhi's seat on sixth row
Author: 0 Republic Day Parade: Congress upset with Rahul Gandhi's seat on sixth row

A row broke out between Congress and BJP over Rahul Gandhi getting a sixth-row seat with the opposition alleging a deliberate slight and ruling party leaders saying the protocol set by the UPA when it was in office was being followed. Rao said there is "no Congress rule" in the country but Gandhi thinks he is a "super VVIP". Randeep Surjewala posted what he called a telling image of "petty politics" by the government.

World News Seychelles: President Faure to attend AU Summit in Addis Ababa
Author: 0 Seychelles: President Faure to attend AU Summit in Addis Ababa

Songwe went on to say that Africa's development has been in sharp decline over the past several years, and domestically generated resources are expected to play a more prominent role in Africa's development, including in meeting the 2030 sustainable development goals and the aspirations embodied in Agenda 2063.

World News Joe McKnight's killer Ronald Gasser found guilty of manslaughter
Author: 0 Joe McKnight's killer Ronald Gasser found guilty of manslaughter

He later played for the University of Southern California as well as the NFL's New York Jets and Kansas City Chiefs before injuries derailed his athletic career. " Ronald Gasser lured him out of his auto and shot him", prosecutor Seth Shute said Friday. "That was not his exit". However, the prosecutors quickly shot down the allegations by proving that they didn't find any gun powder on Mcknight which would be visible if the victim was in close contact with the shooter.

World News Suge Knight's lawyers arrested on bribery charges in murder trial
Author: 0 Suge Knight's lawyers arrested on bribery charges in murder trial

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said Matthew Fletcher and Thaddeus Culpepper were let out of jail Friday night because their "complex" case requires further review by prosecutors before they can be charged. Fletcher is one of many attorneys who have represented Knight since he's gone behind bars. Prosecutors now allege Fletcher and Culpepper attempted to pay off witnesses near the burger stand to claim they had seen the victim, or those around the parking lot in possession ...

World News Paris zoo evacuated after 52 baboons escape enclosure
Author: 0 Paris zoo evacuated after 52 baboons escape enclosure

Safety procedures were "immediately" triggered, the zoo said in a statement, with a total of 60 firefighters, 20 police and all of the zoo's staff mobilized to capture the animals. After the baboons had disappeared the zoo said that they may have ran to nearby play areas and other recreational facilities, although none have been reported to have left the park.

World News Gov. Cuomo eyes giving Dreamers free college tuition
Author: 0 Gov. Cuomo eyes giving Dreamers free college tuition

Cuomo issued an executive order Thursday suspending a state law that prevents pharmacists from administering seasonal flu vaccines to those younger than 18. Is Malloy afraid the capping of the SALT deduction will expose taxpayers more to just how high he has taxed them? Some legal scholars have questioned the ability for litigation against the tax law to be successful.

World News Paris readies for floods as Seine surges higher
Author: 0 Paris readies for floods as Seine surges higher

The Louvre Museum remains open for now but the lower level of the department of Islamic art has been closed to the public until at least Sunday. PARIS-Must France simply get used to flooding? Paris police said in a statement on Thursday that 395 people have been evacuated protectively from their homes along the banks of the river in the Paris region.

World News Air Force's new refrigerator will cost $24 million to taxpayers
Author: 0 Air Force's new refrigerator will cost $24 million to taxpayers

The two new cooling frameworks ought to be introduced before October 30, 2019, with work occurring in Oklahoma City, San Antonio, and a few different areas, as per the agreement. Eric Schultz, an aide and deputy press secretary for former President Barack Obama , said "we would have been impeached" if that administration had spent millions replacing refrigerators on Air Force One, The Hill reported Friday .

Author: 0 Rep. Joe Kennedy III to deliver Democrats' State of the Union response

President Donald Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address from the Capitol on Tuesday, an annual presidential tradition. "While President Trump has consistently broken his promises to the middle class, Congressman Kennedy profoundly understands the challenges facing hard-working men and women across the country", House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, (D-Calif.), said in a statement .