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Interior Ministry says 2 killed in Afghan attack

Interior Ministry says 2 killed in Afghan attack Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attacks at Farah province and Helmand province, but no one immediately claimed responsibility of Kabul attack. On Jan. 27, a Taliban attacker drove an ambulance filled with explosives into the heart of the city, killing at least 103 people and wounding as many as 235. [Full Article...]

China angered by U.S. sanctions on N. Korea

China angered by U.S. sanctions on N. Korea Senior administration officials told reporters on Friday that Trump would discuss new sanctions on North Korea during his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference and touted the sanctions as the headline of the of the speech. The administration billed it as the largest installment of North Korean economic restrictions to date as it intensifies its campaign of "maximum pressure" to ge... [Full Article...]

Snow showers expected for Limerick amid warning of 'exceptionally cold weather'

The government has warned health risks may arise as temperatures plummet across the United Kingdom, with the Met Office warning of snow in London and the south east next week. Saturday and Sunday will also be cold before temperatures plunge even further next week. Overnight minus temperatures from Friday evening. On Tuesday, the weather warning extends to the centre and north of the cou... [Full Article...]

Pakistan not on FATF's terror financing watch-list, public announcements reveal

Pakistan not on FATF's terror financing watch-list, public announcements reveal A global money-laundering watchdog has made a decision to place Pakistan back on its terrorist financing watchlist, a government official said on Friday, in a likely blow to Pakistan's economy and its strained relations with the US. The only country left opposing the motion was Turkey which was indicated by a statement shared by Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal on Twitter. He added that the fundament... [Full Article...]

Kilos of Cocaine was Found at the Russian Embassy in Argentina

Kilos of Cocaine was Found at the Russian Embassy in Argentina Bullrich said three Argentine customs officials travelled to Russian Federation to monitor the delivery, and that Ishtimir Khudzhmov and Vladimir Kalmykov, were arrested when they went to pick up the cargo. An Argentine police official and a former Russian diplomat were among the five people arrested following a 14-month-long investigation, which started after hundreds of pounds of coca... [Full Article...]

International Mother Language Day: Promoting and Celebrating Linguistic and Cultural Diversity

International Mother Language Day: Promoting and Celebrating Linguistic and Cultural Diversity Like other parts of the world, Pakistan marked the International Mother Language Day on Wednesday to promote awareness of linguistic, multilingualism and cultural diversity. "More and more children are taking up learning English, and Hindi, than their mother tongues". The Awami National Party has organised a seminar at Baacha Khan Markaz, the party's provincial headquarters in the Banaras area... [Full Article...]

Mayor: Driver Intentionally Crashed Into ER And Lit Self On Fire

Mayor: Driver Intentionally Crashed Into ER And Lit Self On Fire It happened at the emergency room entrance on Crescent Street around 10 a.m. A man is in critical condition after crashing his far into Middlesex Hospital and then setting himself on fire in Middletown , Conn. Hartford HealthCare said Hartford Hospital and MidState Medical Center, both campuses of The Hospital of Central Connecticut , are accepting diverted patients. [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia to invest 64 billion dollars in entertainment in next decade

Saudi Arabia to invest 64 billion dollars in entertainment in next decade And next month, the kingdom is planning to open the country's first movie theatre after a more than 35-year-ban. Saudi Arabia will stage more than 5,000 shows, festivals and concerts in 2018, double the number of a year ago, as it shakes off its conservative image in a drive to keep tourist dollars at home and lure in visitors. [Full Article...]

US Judge Denies Paul Manafort's Request to End His House Arrest

US Judge Denies Paul Manafort's Request to End His House Arrest Thursday's charges, coupled with Van der Zwaan's guilty plea on Tuesday, will likely put further pressure on both Manafort and Gates to become cooperating witnesses. Some of those alleged bank frauds are related to properties that Manafort wants to pledge as collateral in lieu of a $10 million bail bond. Did Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort promise a Chicago banker a job ... [Full Article...]

Netanyahu's Confidant Turns Against Him, Makes Deal to Turn Over Evidence

Netanyahu's Confidant Turns Against Him, Makes Deal to Turn Over Evidence Israeli Attorney General Avihai Mandelblit, a Netanyahu appointee, is now set to decide if the prime minister would face official charges. Netanyahu, 68, has rejected all the allegations. Netanyahu is accused of accepting almost $300,000 in lavish gifts from Hollywood mogul Arnon Milchan and Australian billionaire James Packer. In a sign that Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu's political und... [Full Article...]

Antidepressants really do work, major global study finds

Antidepressants really do work, major global study finds The findings are not applicable to people with treatment-resistant depression . 'Medication should always be cnsidered alongside other options, such as psychological therapies, where these are available'. Prof Helen Stokes-Lampard, chair of the Royal College of Global Positioning System, said taking antidepressants was frequently portrayed as a negative thing "but this in itself can add to ... [Full Article...]

Broward Sheriff: Deputies to carry rifles at Florida school

Broward Sheriff: Deputies to carry rifles at Florida school CNN was attempting to reach Peterson for comment. "He never went in", Sheriff Israel said. Scores of students from Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School joined other students from other high schools on Wednesday as protests against the ending of gun violence gained momentum across the US. [Full Article...]

Amit Shah: 'Karnataka wants good governance not goonda governance'

Amit Shah: 'Karnataka wants good governance not goonda governance' He exhorted the party in Karnataka to take a pledge from the land of Parashurama and Rani Abbakka (the legendary queen of Ullal in Dakshina Kannada district, who fought the Portuguese in the 16th century) to overthrow the Siddaramaiah government in the coming assembly polls to accomplish the party's Congress-mukt agenda. [Full Article...]

Venezuela Launched A Cryptocurrency

Venezuela Launched A Cryptocurrency Attendees strolled down red carpets, while those who weren't present were treated to hearing about it on a nationally broadcast show. "We are going to the elections come rain, shine or lightning, with or without the MUD", said Maduro. If you've ever wanted to invest in Venezuelan crude oil but haven't been able to do so, then the country's Petro cryptocurrency will let you do just that. [Full Article...]

Before Joining Trump, Omarosa Was On Board the Hillary Clinton Campaign

Before Joining Trump, Omarosa Was On Board the Hillary Clinton Campaign Marissa would save Ross, and since she's protected we'd see Mark up and out. Omarosa asked . "No", Glanville said . After Metta's emotional plea to his fellow housemates to vote him out because he missed his family, the others heeded his request and voted 4-0 to oust the former National Basketball Association star. [Full Article...]

Democrats Flip Kentucky State House Seat Where Trump Won Overwhelmingly

Democrats Flip Kentucky State House Seat Where Trump Won Overwhelmingly It's also the 37th time a Democrat has won a GOP-held seat this cycle, and it comes hot on the heels of Team Blue pickups in Florida and Wisconsin. Former state Rep. Republican Party of Kentucky spokesman Tres Watson countered in a statement that turnout was very low on Tuesday, in an unusual race that "offers little resemblance to what we should expect in November". [Full Article...]

Theresa May 'too weak' against hard Brexiters, say Labour

Theresa May 'too weak' against hard Brexiters, say Labour While insisting they back May's leadership, the Tories link their support to her delivering the kind of decisive split that they want Brexit to be. "We are writing to reassure you of our continued, strong backing for the clear vision of an internationally-engaged, free-trading, global Britain which you laid out", said the letter, before offering "some suggestions" on how to achieve it. [Full Article...]

Lawyer related to Trump campaign charged in Russian Federation probe

Lawyer related to Trump campaign charged in Russian Federation probe Van Der Zwaan came into contact with Manafort in 2012 while working with the worldwide law firm Skadden Arps. The FBI alleges Van Der Zwaan's last contact with both people was in Sep. Mr Van Der Zwaan was charged with criminal information and has a court appearance today. The phone conversation, conducted in Russian, was important enough that van der Zwaan recorded it, according to court paper... [Full Article...]

Nawaz Sharif disqualified as Pakistan Muslim League president by SC

Nawaz Sharif disqualified as Pakistan Muslim League president by SC However, despite the highly publicized trial, the ruling party managed to pass new acts that would amend Pakistan's Constitution and allow the former prime minister to retain his position as the chair of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz party. [Full Article...]

More than 90 Nigerian schoolgirls missing after Boko Haram attack

More than 90 Nigerian schoolgirls missing after Boko Haram attack They were shouting that we should not run. He also disclosed that Buhari has released a delegation led by the Minister of Defence to Dapchi, to get first hand information as to what is happening there. The state shares a border with Borno, which is home to the massive Sambisa forest that the Chibok girls were said to have been kept for years after their abduction. [Full Article...]


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