Tuesday, 24 April 2018

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Pakistan wasn’t aware of Osama’s presence, says ex-US envoy

KARACHI: Former US ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter on Wednesday revealed that Pakistan did not know about the presence of Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad and the detection of the Al Qaeda leader’s location there created mistrust between Islamabad and Washington. He was speaking at a dinner hosted by the ...

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From Davos, Sadiq Khan confronts May’s ‘hard Brexit’ decision

DAVOS: The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, is in Davos today, as part of his push to protect the UK capital, and its financial centre the City, from harm produced by Britain’s exit from the EU. He is particularly confronting Theresa May’s decision on choosing a “hard brexit”, in which Britain leaves the European single ...

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London on alert over toxic smog warning

LONDON was put on alert for a public health emergency today over toxic air pollution.  Sadiq Khan, the London Mayor, said air pollution could rise to ‘moderate’ in more than half of the capital’s 32 boroughs as he issued the warnings for the next three days.  Central London will be worst ...

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British MPs to discuss Kashmir issue on Thursday

LONDON: The British house of common will discussed the violations of human rights in occupied Kashmir on Thursday. Member of house of lords, Lord Nazir said that Kashmir issue would be highlighted in the proper way. He said that the debate in house of common would be very important. He ...

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Anusha invited by British PM to WEF panel discussion

DAVOS – Minister of State for Information Technology and Telecommunication Anusha Rahman is formally invited by the British Prime Minster Theresa May, to participate in a panel discussion on “Modern Slavery Stoping a Hidden Crime” being held at World Economic Forum on Jan 19. Anusha Rehman is the first Minister of ...

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Woman sues Trump in New York for defamation over sexual assault denial

LOS ANGELES: One of about a dozen women who previously accused President-elect Donald Trump of making unwanted sexual advances filed a lawsuit against him in New York on Tuesday, alleging he had made false and defamatory statements about her in rejecting the accusation, causing her emotional and economic harm. The ...

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These 8 men are richer than half of the world’s population

DAVOS: Only eight individuals, all men, own as much wealth as the poorest half of the world’s population, Oxfam said on Monday in a report calling for action to curtail rewards for those at the top. As decision makers and many of the super-rich gather for this week’s World Economic ...

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Sadiq Khan: Keeping Londoners safe is my first priority as mayor

LONDON: Fresh funding cuts to Britain’s largest police force could undermine efforts to protect the public from terrorist attacks, the government has been warned. London Mayor Sadiq Khan said it will become “near impossible” to maintain the number of officers on the capital’s streets if Scotland Yard is hit with ...

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‘Inappropriate’ video of Boxer Amir Khan leaked

LONDON: Former world champ’s Boxer Amir Khan has been hit by more personal turmoil after a long-rumoured sex tape of the star was leaked online. The X-rated clip shows him in just a T-shirt and boxer shorts performing a sex act on himself while in conversation with a female model ...

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