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  • TRAWALPINDI        -        Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (ret) Javed Iqbal Friday urged the youth to join hands with the NAB for corruption free Pakistan. Addressing a seminar in Fatima Jinnah Women University ...

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  • TPENSACOLA             -            Four people died, including the suspect, and seven people were wounded Friday morning in a shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida— the second shooting at a US Navy base this week. The ...

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  • TCOPENHAGEN            -          Former No 1 and 2018 Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki will retire from professional tennis after competing in Melbourne next year.  The 29-year-old from Denmark wrote in an Instagram post on ...

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  • TNASSAU             -      Patrick Reed held the outright lead after the second round of the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas on Thursday while tournament host Tiger Woods used a back-nine surge to match the ...

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  • TMumbai - Swedish King Carl Gustaf has said that his country has been acting as an observer in occupied Kashmir for the past several years and will continue to do so. The king made the remarks while talking to a group of journalists in the Indian city of Mumbai. The statement came in response to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday recommended the names of Fazal Abbas, Babar Yaqoob and Arif Khan for the post of chief election commissioner (CEC). The approval from the prime minister came on the last day of CEC Justice (retd) Sardar Muhammad Raza’s tenure and after ...

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  • TLONDON         -   Britain is proving a lawless landscape for political mudslingers mining cyberspace for votes in an election that could determine the U.K.’s future relationship with the European Union. Two years after Britain found itself at ...

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  • TDUBAI         -          An Iranian-American activist famous for her campaign against the Islamic Republic’s mandatory headscarf, or hijab, for women has sued Iran in U.S. federal court, alleging a government-led harassment campaign targets her and ...

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  • TPEARL HARBOR         -           An active duty U.S. sailor whose submarine was docked at Pearl Harbor opened fire on three civilian employees Wednesday, killing two and then taking his own life just days before dignitaries and veterans descend on ...

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  • TLONDON            -        Liverpool’s bandwagon rolled on as they crushed Merseyside rivals Everton 5-2 at Anfield but Leicester City’s pursuit continued with a seventh successive Premier League ...

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  • TCOLOMBO          -           South African Mickey Arthur has been appointed as Sri Lanka’s head coach on a two-year contract, the country’s cricket board (SLC) said on Thursday. The 51-year-old former first class cricketer has enjoyed a ...

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  • TPARIS            -         The Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s vaunted high-speed trains stood still and several thousand people protested in Paris as unions launched open-ended, nationwide strikes ...

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  • TWELLINGTON          -          New Zealand’s prime minister said she will do all she can to stop a man accused of killing 51 Muslim worshippers from spreading his message of hate at his trial, while she ...

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  • TLUCKNOW           -        A 23-year-old rape victim was set ablaze by a gang of men, including the alleged rapist, as she made her way to court in the northern India on Thursday, police said, stirring public outrage and shame over the scourge of crimes ...

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  • TNOUAKCHOTT        -         Scores of migrants who swam through rough Atlantic Ocean waters to safety from a capsized boat were receiving care Thursday in Mauritania after 58 others drowned in one of the deadliest disasters this year among people making the ...

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  • TWASHINGTON            -        House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. “’Our democracy is ...

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  • TKABUL - A shooting ambush in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday killed a Japanese physician and aid worker widely respected and beloved in the war-scarred nation, triggering an outpouring of grief among the people whose lives he helped change for the better. The leaders of Japan and Afghanistan ...

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  • TWASHINGTON - US Special Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, after a visit to Kabul, will travel to Qatar to rejoin talks with Taliban negotiators on steps that could lead to a ceasefire and a settlement to the war in Afghanistan, the State Department said on Wednesday. Khalilzad arrived in Kabul earlier on ...

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  • TWATFORD       -       NATO leaders gathered at a golf resort near London on Wednesday for a summit acrimonious even by the standards of the Trump era, aiming to tackle sharp disagreements over spending, future threats including China and ...

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  • TWASHINGTON           -      Three constitutional law experts called by Democrats will testify on Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s actions concerning Ukraine represented impeachable offenses as the House of ...

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  • TLONDON           -     US First Lady Melania Trump was greeted by dozens of school children in northeast London on Wednesday when she attended a Salvation Army event to hand out Christmas presents and decorate the tree. Melania, in London while President Donald ...

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  • TLONDON        -     US President Donald Trump denounced Justin Trudeau as “two-faced” on Wednesday after the Canadian prime minister was caught on camera laughing over Trump’s press appearances during a chat with other leaders ...

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  • T BERLIN          -      Germany has expelled two employees at the Russian embassy after state prosecutors announced they had “sufficient evidence” that Moscow or the Chechen government sanctioned the assassination of a Chechen separatist in ...

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  • TSARAJEVO         -      Bosnia will take full control of its air space from Thursday for the first time ever after its 1990s war of independence led to a period of oversight by internationalpeace forces. Control over its air space was maintainedby NATO-led peace ...

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  • TBEIJING/WASHINGTON       -    China warned on Wednesday that US legislation calling for a tougher response to Beijing’s treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority will affect bilateral cooperation, clouding prospects for a near-term deal to end a ...

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  • TDUBAI         -        Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on Wednesday for the release of any unarmed and innocent people detained during two weeks of sometimes violent protests against gasoline price hikes. The unrest, ...

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  • TLONDON         -      Bob Willis, the former England cricket captain, has died aged 70, his family announced on Wednesday. The pace bowler made 90 Test match appearances for his country and took 325 wickets, placing him fourth in the all-time list of England ...

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  • TBURNLEY        -      A rejuvenated Manchester City bounced back to their winning ways as Pep Guardiola’s defending champions romped to a 4-1 win over Burnley at Turf Moor. Two goals from Gabriel Jesus and one each from Rodri and ...

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  • TMELBOURNE          -        Defending champions Melbourne Renegades have signed Pakistan left-arm seamer Usman Shinwari and allrounder Faheem Ashraf for a chunk of the upcoming Big Bash League season. Shinwari will be available for the first five games, ...

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  • TMULTAN-A man stabbed to death his wife, her alleged paramour and a baby girl in an incident of alleged honour killing here on Wednesday.According to police and rescue 1122, teh accused identified as Yaseen, stabbed to death his wife 22-year-old Shamshad Bibi; 40-year-old Murtaza and 10-month baby ...

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