Wednesday, 29 March 2017

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London police identify suspected attacker as UK native with criminal record

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LONDON: The man police believe is responsible for Wednesday’s terrorist attack at London’s Westminster Bridge has been identified as U.K. native Khalid Masood. Police said Masood, 52, was known to authorities and has a range of previous convictions for assaults, including grievous bodily harm, possession of offensive weapons and public ...

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Airlines must implement Electronic ban by Saturday: British goverment

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LONDON: Britain’s ban on laptops and tablet computers in the cabin on flights from several Middle Eastern and North African countries must be implemented by Saturday, the government said. The airlines have until 0001 GMT Saturday (8.01am Saturday, Singapore time) to implement the measure. But passengers “should go to the airport with the expectation ...

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British home secretary visit to improve Pak-UK bilateral relations

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British home secretary lauds Pakistan military’s efforts ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan and his British counterpart Amber Rudd held talks on Tuesday, which officials described as constructive and meaningful. Rudd said “I would like to pay tribute to the hard work of the minister as well as Pakistan’s ...

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Trump to attend NATO summit in Brussels

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PARIS: U.S. President Donald Trump will attend a summit of leaders of NATO nations on May 25 in Brussels, the White House said on Tuesday. Trump’s visit will give him an opportunity to press his case for why many NATO allies need to boost defense spending to help spread the ...

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Naz Shah: Donald Trump was welcome in Bradford

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BRADFORD: Just over 3,500 of my constitutents have signed the e-petition on preventing Donald Trump’s state visit, which amounts to nearly 60 people out of every 1,000 registered voters in Bradford West.​ What we have seen in the past month has been chilling and many of us are asking where ...

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Cameron jokes he doesn’t have to hear Trump wiretaps anymore

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PROVIDENCE:  Former British Prime Minister David Cameron jokes he doesn’t have to listen to U.S. President Donald Trump’s wiretapped conversations anymore. Cameron addressed 2,000 people at Rhode Island’s Brown University on Monday. Cameron says he’s optimistic shared American and British values of freedom, equality and justice will prevail over nationalism ...

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Pakistanis are happier than people in India: United Nations

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LONDON: Pakistan continues to be happier than India, according to the United Nations-sanctioned World Happiness Report 2017. Out of a list of 155 countries, Pakistan has been ranked at 80 while India stands at 122. Interestingly last year, Pakistan came on 92 while India was placed at 118. The latest ...

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Bradford MP Imran Hussain says Chancellor must act to cut poverty

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BRADFORD: Another four thousand children in Bradford could fall into poverty in the next five years, a Bradford MP has warned. Imran Hussain, MP for Bradford East, has issued the warning following a report by the Institute of Fiscal Studies., which found national absolute child poverty is set to rise ...

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Shana was fined for wasting police time before she was murdered

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SUSSEX: Six months after complaining Michael Lane was stalking her, Shana Grice’s throat was allegedly cut by the ex-boyfriend. Shana Grice was issued with a fine for wasting police time after reporting her ex-boyfriend to police. Months later she was found dead with her throat slit. Last August, The body of Shana Grice, 19, ...

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Thug Indian accused of Danielle rape and murder was out on bail

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GOA: The evil thug accused of the rape and murder of Danielle McLaughlin was on bail in connection with a brutal knuckle-duster assault when he allegedly killed the Co. Donegal backpacker, the chief investigator has revealed. Just six weeks before allegedly killing Danielle (28), Vikat Bhagat was allowed back on ...

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