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Daily Archives: December 13, 2018

US relay teams set short course world records

HANGZHOU, China , Dec 12 (AP) — The United States has set a world record in the 4x50-meter mixed freestyle at the world short-course...

Pakistan Rejects US Blacklisting Over Religious Freedom Violations

ISLAMABAD, Dec 12 (PTI): Pakistan today rejected US' decision to place it on its annual list of nations that infringe on religious freedom, calling...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Defends Controversial Myanmar Tweets

YANGON, Dec 12 (AFP): Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey today defended a series of tweets about his recent meditation retreat in Myanmar that were pilloried...

“Was Born In The Same State As You”: Indian-Origin Lawmaker To Google CEO

WASHINGTON, Dec 12 (PTI): For Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, it was an occasion to celebrate as Indian-American Sunder Pichai, CEO of Google, appeared before a...

Theresa May to contest confidence vote ‘with everything I’ve got’

London, Dec 12 (PTI) Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May will face a vote of no-confidence triggered by her own party lawmakers over her...

Lanka court postpones hearing on petition against Rajapkas’a authority

Colombo, Dec 12 (PTI) A Sri Lankan court on Wednesday postponed until next month the hearing of a petition restraining Mahinda Rajapaksa and his...

Trump Admin urged to withdraw its proposed public charge policy

Washington, Dec 12 (PTI) Two top American organisations in the field of higher education have urged the Trump Administration to immediately withdraw its proposed...

Trump Administration’s Move On Pak Religious Freedom Courageous: Lawmaker

WASHINGTON, Dec 12 (PTI): The Trump Administration's move to downgrade Pakistan as a country of particular concern was a courageous one, an influential US...

Global stocks jump as technology and energy companies rise

NEW YORK , Dec 12 (AP) — Global stock indexes jumped Wednesday to reverse some of their big losses from the week before. In...


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