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Pakistani Police Use Tear Gas to Disperse Protesters in Islamabad

Pakistani Police Use Tear Gas to Disperse Protesters in Islamabad

Meanwhile, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulating Authority (PEMRA) has issued coverage notice for electronic media and all satellite TV channels, the reports said. Nine people were injured and taken to a nearby hospital, doctors said. The Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Saturday once again offered talks with sit-in protesters as embattled law enforcement agencies (LEAs) were fighting to free the Capital which had been under siege since 20 days. Read More

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Vaccines arrive in Yemen after Saudi Arabia lifts blockade

Vaccines arrive in Yemen after Saudi Arabia lifts blockade

The UN children's fund UNICEF said Saturday's flight was carrying more than 15 tonnes, or 1.9 million doses, of vaccine for diphtheria, tetanus and other preventable diseases. The coalition closed air, land and sea access on November 6 to stop the flow of arms to the Houthis from Iran. Saudi and USA officials have said that the missile fired by the Houthis was manufactured in Iran. Read More

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Suspect in death of Texas DPS trooper arrested in Waller County

Suspect in death of Texas DPS trooper arrested in Waller County

Thursday on Interstate 45 south of Fairfield, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of Dallas. He was taken into custody Thursday night in Waller County, more than 100 miles (161 kilometers) south of where Allen was shot. It was reported that last month, a Dabrett Montreal Black of Lindale was indicted by a Smith County Grand Jury on two felony charges stemming from a chase involving Smith County deputies in July. Read More

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Kremlin comments on senator's detention in France

Kremlin comments on senator's detention in France

Russian Federation will continue its work to protect senator Suleiman Kerimov , Kremlin Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters. The source added Kerimov would be held in custody for at least another 24 hours. Until previous year, Kerimov owned Russia's Anzhi Makhachkala football club, the BBC added. Kerimov, whose fortune is estimated by Forbes to be $6.3 billion, was detained November 20 at the Nice Cote D'Azur International Airport. Read More

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President Donald Trump pardons turkey in annual White House tradition

President Donald Trump pardons turkey in annual White House tradition

The two turkeys will now live out their lives at Virginia Tech University at a place called Gobbler's Rest . Trump added: 'As many of you know, I have been very active in overturning a number of executive actions by my predecessor. MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A good presidential turkey is stuffed with showmanship. "He was a tough cookie". "I'm pleased to report that, unlike millions of other turkeys at this time of the year, Drumstick has a very, very bright future ahead of him", Trump said. Read More

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Egypt, France Mediate to Keep Lebanon's PM Hariri in Office

Egypt, France Mediate to Keep Lebanon's PM Hariri in Office

With the Egyptian president, Hariri discussed the political crisis set off by his resignation - el-Sissi and France's Macron are reportedly trying to mediate a solution that would involve rolling back Hariri's resignation . Lebanese officials suggested that Hariri could have been forcibly held in Saudi Arabia , but he dismissed these allegations. Hariri, a Sunni Muslim, is a long-time ally of Saudi Arabia. Read More

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Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

She just cannot stop, which is so good for the Republican Party. It wasn't clear what, exactly, Trump was responding to. Clinton sat down with Mother Jones magazine this week where she was interviewed about the 2016 election. Trump has often attacked "crooked Hillary" in interviews and on Twitter, criticizing her for numerous issues, including her election loss and ties between her and the Clinton Foundation to the sale of USA uranium to Russian Federation while serving as secretary ... Read More

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Hillary blasts Trump over sexual misconduct allegations

Hillary blasts Trump over sexual misconduct allegations

You knew exactly what you were doing. Trump did not endorse Moore in the primary, spurning the desires of some of his anti-establishment supporters. Me too! I know the difference between a man who once acted like a dick and a man who is a dick. Some are now arguing that the left and Democrats are more apt to believe and resolve women who say they have been sexually abused than the right or Republicans. Read More

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North Korea can not abandon nuclear programme, ambassador says

North Korea can not abandon nuclear programme, ambassador says

The report states that satellite images of the Sinpo South Shipyard taken November 5 show "the presence of what appear to be sections of a submarine's pressure hull in the yards". president called on China to do more to rein in North Korea's nuke ambitions. A special Chinese envoy to North Korea departed for Pyongyang on Friday amid speculation that the North's protracted halt in missile tests might be a signal that it's warming to the idea of direct talks with the US. Read More

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LiAngelo Ball, 2 other UCLA players suspended after shoplifting arrest in China

LiAngelo Ball, 2 other UCLA players suspended after shoplifting arrest in China

President Donald Trump thinks the UCLA players who were arrested in China on shoplifting charges should be thanking him for his diplomatic outreach . "We are grateful for the role that our Chinese hosts played, and for the courtesy and professionalism of the local authorities". At the press conference, the accused players also apologized for their actions and said they did not exercise the proper judgment. Read More

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Saudi-led coalition air raid puts Yemen's Sana'a airport out of service

Saudi-led coalition air raid puts Yemen's Sana'a airport out of service

Without Sanaa airport and Hudaydah and Saleef seaports fully functioning and receiving cargo, the dire humanitarian situation will deteriorate further. The Saudi-led coalition hopes that will prevent "the smuggling of weapons, ammunitions, missile parts and cash that are regularly being supplied by Iran and Iranian accomplices to the Houthi rebels", the statement said. Read More

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3 killed, 20 missing in Andhra boat accident

3 killed, 20 missing in Andhra boat accident

Tourism Secretary Mukesh Kumar Meena said the boat belonged to a private company, River Boat Adventures, which had permission to operate only two small boats - a 2-seater and a 4-seater. "We received information five minutes after the incident occurred and local fishermen and boatmen had already rescued a few people". When contacted, a Simple Water Sports representative claimed that they hadn't overcrowded the boat and there were only 20 passengers on the boat. Read More

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Bolder Saudi Moves to Confront Iran Echo Across Region

Bolder Saudi Moves to Confront Iran Echo Across Region

But it is plausible that the Saudis are trying to create the context for a different means of contesting Iran in Lebanon: an "Israeli"-Hezbollah war". The Hariri family is close to Saudi Arabia, Iran's regional competitor. "The Saudis felt that Hariri was not delivering and that Hezbollah and Iran were using [the governing arrangement] for their interest", said Shavit. Read More

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Huge Leak Of Documents Reveals Britain Queen's Offshore Investments

Huge Leak Of Documents Reveals Britain Queen's Offshore Investments

The Duchy of Lancaster, which provides the Queen with an income, held funds in the Cayman Islands and Bermuda – British overseas territories with no corporation tax and at the centre of the offshore financial industry. The records show that as of 2007, the queen's personal estate invested in a Cayman Islands fund that in turn invested in a private equity company that controlled BrightHouse, a United Kingdom rent-to-own firm criticised by consumer watchdogs and members of Parliament for ... Read More

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Florida State University pledge's death sparks investigation, suspension of fraternity

Florida State University pledge's death sparks investigation, suspension of fraternity

During the suspension, fraternity and sorority chapters at FSU will not be allowed to hold new member events, meetings, tailgates, or events such as socials or retreats. Police arrived at the home on Buena Vista Drive shortly after 10:30 a.m. Friday and found Coffey unresponsive. The press release said the university's Division of Student Affairs will create and implement new measures in collaboration with students and other stakeholder groups. Read More

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Mueller Has Enough Evidence to Charge in Flynn Probe

Flynn served 24 days as Trump's national security adviser but resigned after it was discovered he had misrepresented his contacts with a Russian diplomat to Vice-President Mike Pence. Sanders had also said President Donald Trump "has confidence they're going to close this up soon". Flynn's son, Michael G. Flynn, who worked closely with his father, accompanied him during the campaign and briefly worked on the presidential transition, could be indicted separately or at the same time as his ... Read More

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