Saturday, August 18, 2018

Imran Khan elected as Pakistan’s new prime minister

Islamabad, Aug 17 (PTI) Cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan was elected as Pakistan's new prime minister today after he defeated veteran politician Shahbaz Sharif in...

US ends Syria stabilization funding

WASHINGTON , Aug 17 (AP) — The Trump administration is ending funding for Syria stabilization projects as it moves to extricate the U.S. from...

No Children? Pay A Tax, Chinese Academics Suggest To Encourage Childbirth

BEIJING, CHINA, Aug 17 (AFP): Two Chinese academics have proposed a controversial idea to encourage childbirth as their country faces an ageing population: Make...

Boy Who “Dreamed” Of Working With Apple Hacked Its Systems From Home

SYDNEY, Aug 17 (AFP): Apple Inc said on Friday no customer data was compromised after Australian media reported a teenager had pleaded guilty to...

Amid Denuclearisation Pressure, Kim Jong-Un Slams “Brigandish Sanctions”

SEOUL, Aug 17 (AFP): North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attacked "hostile forces" over "brigandish" sanctions, state media reported Friday, as Washington seeks to...

Trump’s Military Parade, Which Could Cost $90 Million Dollars, Postponed

WASHINGTON, Aug 17 (APF): A military parade ordered by US President Donald Trump for later this year has been postponed until at least 2019,...

China sacks regional officials as vaccine scandal mounts

Beijing, Aug 17 (AFP) China's Communist Party has sacked a dozen provincial and local officials and vowed to punish a pharmaceutical firm over a...

Trump team predicts an economic boom, defying most analysts

Washington, Aug 17 , Aug 17 (AP) Is the latest pickup in US economic growth destined to slow in the years ahead as most...

At least 30 dead in Italy motorway bridge collapse ‘tragedy’

GENOA, Aug 14 (AFP) : At least 30 people were killed on Tuesday when a giant motorway bridge collapsed in the Italian city of...

Trump says ‘crazy animals’ responsible for London attack

Washington, Aug 14 (PTI) US President Donald Trump called the individual who rammed his car into pedestrians and cyclists in an apparent terror attack...


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