Tuesday, 17 July 2018

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Couple jailed for sexual abuse of woman kept as prisoner

LONDON: A married couple in Co Armagh who sexually abused a woman held prisoner in their home for six years have been sentenced to a total of 18 years in prison. Keith Baker was sentenced to 15 years in prison while his wife Caroline was given a three year sentence, ...

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Melania Trump’s new portrait divides public opinion

WASHINGTON: The White House released the official portrait of First Lady Melania Trump, with the photograph of the former model dividing public opinion. Trump is shown from the waist up, standing with arms crossed, dressed in a black jacket with a black bow around her neck. She´s wearing a very ...

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Trudeau ‘proud’ as Malala to formally receive Canadian citizenship on 12th

OTTAWA: On April 12, Malala Yousafzai will officially receive the honorary Canadian citizenship that was given to her in 2014. She will be addressing the Canadian Parliament as well, announced Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Canadian Government’s website has confirmed the announcement. “I am pleased to announce Malala Yousafzai’s upcoming visit to ...

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British Pakistani Girl Makes History By Passing Her O-Levels Paper

MANCHESTER: Laiba Hussain from Oldham, UK has managed to pass the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) exams at the age of just 10. The British-Pakistani girl has done successfully what students usually struggle to do at the age of sixteen in Britain. She gives all the credit for her ...

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Nine arrests over London asylum seeker attack

London mayor Sadiq Khan has vowed that the perpetrators will be brought to justice. LONDON: Nine people have been arrested over a “brutal” attack on a teenage asylum seeker involving a group of up to 20 assailants in south London. Detectives, who are treating the incident as a hate crime, ...

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Britain ‘steadfastly committed’ to Gibraltar – PM May

LONDON: Britain is “steadfast” in its commitment to Gibraltar and will work with the territory on the southern tip of Spain to secure the best possible outcome from Brexit talks, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday. The European Union proposed on Friday offering Spain a right of veto over ...

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Europe becomes ‘hub’ for child sexual abuse content

LONDON: Europe hosts the majority of child sexual abuse webpages, according to a report released by the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) on Monday (Apr 3). The report by the UK body said Europe leads the list of regions with 60 per cent, followed by North America at 37 per cent. ...

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COAS UK visit ‘very important’

LONDON: Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday reached London on a three-day official visit where he will be highlighting India’s intransigence in resolving bilateral disputes as well as the developments in Afghanistan and Pakistan’s war against terrorism. According to military’s media wing, the Inter-Services Public Relations ...

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COAS in London for talks with British leadership

LONDON: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa today arrived in London on a three-day official visit, said a statement issued by the military’s media wing. “COAS arrived in London on a three-day official visit. He will interact with UK’s political and military leadership,” said the ISPR statement. #COAS ...

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Hindujas brothers retain top spot in UK richest Asian List

LONDON: The Hinduja brothers, Gopichand & Srichand, retained the top spot in the annual compilation of Britain’s richest Asians with an estimated net worth of £19 billion, with steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal second with £12.6 billion, according to the list revealed on Friday. The 2017 Asian Rich List, which profiles ...

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