Saturday August 19-th, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's clemency appeal rejected by Pakistan Army's appellate court Kulbhushan Jadhav's clemency appeal rejected by Pakistan Army's appellate court

Kulbhushan Jadhav , 46, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military tribunal in April on charges of espionage and terrorism. If his appeal for clemency is rejected by General Bajwa, he can then file another mercy petition with President Mamnoon H...

McConnell gives up on repeal and replace for GOP health care bill McConnell gives up on repeal and replace for GOP health care bill

Their decision means Republicans in the Senate are well short of having the support to pass their legislation, and raises serious questions about whether President Trump will reach his goal of ending ObamaCare . A third Republican senator is signa...

GOP Senate health care bill teetering on edge of collapse GOP Senate health care bill teetering on edge of collapse

The Senate delayed a highly anticipated vote this coming week to repeal and replace the nation's health care law after Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said he would be at home in Arizona recovering from a surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left...

Reopen old cases against PM Nawaz Sharif: Panama panel Reopen old cases against PM Nawaz Sharif: Panama panel

At the centre of the issue was the legitimacy of the funds that the prime minister's family allegedly used to purchase some of its high-end properties in London via offshore companies, media reports said. The counsel representing the Sharif's sons ...

Trump administration OKs extra 15000 temporary workers for U.S. biz Trump administration OKs extra 15000 temporary workers for U.S. biz

To receive the visas, businesses must attest they would suffer irreparable harm if they can not bring in those workers. Mike Hutt, director of the Virginia Seafood Council, said that crab and oyster companies on the Virginia coast provide much of t...

Police investigate five 'acid attacks' in east London Police investigate five 'acid attacks' in east London

The victim did not sustain life-threatening injuries, police said . The spike in attacks has prompted some lawmakers to call for restrictions on the sale and carrying of corrosive liquids such as sulfuric acid . Police said they were treating a...

De Grasse storms to victory in 200m De Grasse storms to victory in 200m

The world championships in London run from August 4 to August 13. Ivorian Ben Youssef Meite was second in 10.01, while another Britain, Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake, was some way off the pace in third in a time of 10.18. The Bahamian runner finished ...

El 19 julio se inicia la venta de marihuana en farmacias El 19 julio se inicia la venta de marihuana en farmacias

Este viernes el Instituto de Regulación y Control de Cannabis (IRCCA) informó que el próximo miércoles 19 comenzará la venta de marihuana (que vendrá en dos variedades) en 16 departamentos. Las autoridades uruguayas aseguran que la trazabilidad del p...

McConnell Delays Health Care Vote As McCain Recovers From Surgery McConnell Delays Health Care Vote As McCain Recovers From Surgery

At least two Republicans - Sens. The provision allows insurance companies to sell lower valued, cheaper policies that would not include the same benefits enjoyed by those who were insured under the Affordable Care Act (nicknamed Obamacare ).

Pennsylvania murders: Two charged in deaths of four young men Pennsylvania murders: Two charged in deaths of four young men

Based on DiNardo's statement , investigators located Patrick's body in that grave late Thursday. A person with firsthand knowledge of DiNardo's confession said he killed the men after he felt cheated or threatened during three drug transactions an...

Ceasefire violation by Pak in Rajouri, Poonch, Indian Army retaliating Ceasefire violation by Pak in Rajouri, Poonch, Indian Army retaliating

Current ceasefire violations have resulted in the highest number of civilian casualties than in the past, he said. Meanwhile, an army man was injured on Monday after India and Pakistan exchanged fire and shelling along the LoC in Uri area of nort...

College Hall of Famer, UK great Vito 'Babe' Parilli passes away College Hall of Famer, UK great Vito 'Babe' Parilli passes away

Kentucky finished No. 7 in both the final Associated Press and United Press polls, although the final polls were selected before the bowl games were played. His death was announced by the New England Patriots organization, where Parilli played in 9...

Amid Sikkim standoff, Chinese Army conducts military drills in Tibet Amid Sikkim standoff, Chinese Army conducts military drills in Tibet

The report , however, did not specify when and why the 11-hour exercise was held. The video of military drill was released by PLA. CCTV reported that the military drill was organised in the Tibet Autonomous Region in the middle and lower rea...

Syrian refugees name their son Justin Trudeau in honour of Canadian PM Syrian refugees name their son Justin Trudeau in honour of Canadian PM

While Syrian children are generally named after their grandparents, the refugee couple chose to name their boy after the prime minister to showing gratitude that the country has accepted them. "He helped a lot of refugees". However, the government ...

Alfred Angelo issues statement after filing for bankruptcy Alfred Angelo issues statement after filing for bankruptcy

Zoll said she was thankful for the help. "People were just walking in there and getting their things and leaving", said Stradley. Failing businesses with a hope of survival often file for Chapter 13 bankruptcy and continue operating while they n...

'Indu Sarkar' director Madhur Bhandarkar to get police protection 'Indu Sarkar' director Madhur Bhandarkar to get police protection

Madhur Bhandarkar , who was in Pune for the promotion of his upcoming film Indu Sarkar on Saturday, faced heavy protests by Congress workers. Bhandarkar had been asked to remove words like RSS and Akali from " Indu Sarkar ". After cancelling the ...

Zahid: No plans to ban Telegram in Malaysia Zahid: No plans to ban Telegram in Malaysia

The government has tipped an outright ban on social media networks as part of a crackdown on radicalisation and communications among terrorists and criminals online. Rudiantara made worldwide headlines early past year after forcing South Korean mes...

Nokia 8 with Snapdragon 835 to launch this month Nokia 8 with Snapdragon 835 to launch this month

Nokia 8 , a new premium smartphone is close to launching, according to a new report . Nokia 8 will perhaps feature a Snapdragon 835 processor, along with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory. However, it is expected that the device will be price...

HTC U11 Amazon Alexa App.

It's great to have a full Amazon Echo experience on a phone like the HTC U11 that also has a solid speaker system. After a few days with Alexa on the HTC U11 , my only complaint is that there seems to be a little lag between triggering Amaz...

Two militants killed in Kashmir Two militants killed in Kashmir

Six protesters who sustained minor injuries in the clashes were shifted to a nearby hospital, reports added. Indian forces, in a fresh act of state terrorism, on Saturday, martyred three Kashmiri youth in Tral town, reported Kashmir Media Service.

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