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World Pakistan election: Jailed PM Nawaz Sharif urgently needs doctor as health deteriorates
Author: 0 Pakistan election: Jailed PM Nawaz Sharif urgently needs doctor as health deteriorates

He was elected to the post after his brother, Israrullah Gandapur, was killed in a suicide attack in October 2013 in his hometown of Kulachi. Shehbaz Sharif, who has led the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) since his brother Nawaz Sharif was jailed recently for ten years for corruption, said there was "solid evidence" that the polls were being rigged, amid widespread allegations of interference in the election by the country's powerful military.

World Trump 'Very Happy' with North Korea Nuclear Weapons Talks
Author: 0 Trump 'Very Happy' with North Korea Nuclear Weapons Talks

Over the weekend, a number of United States news outlets ran a story claiming that less than six weeks after Trump meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore, the USA president was growing increasingly impatient with the pace of talks on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

World PM Modi to gift 200 cows to this country
Author: 0 PM Modi to gift 200 cows to this country

There have been 23 outgoing visits to Africa by the President, Vice President and Prime Minister in the last four years. During PM Modi's visit, two deals are expected to be signed. Ceremonial welcome at Kigali Airport, Rwanda. Xi then moves on to Rwanda, becoming the first Chinese president to visit the landlocked East African country, whose economy grew by 6.1 percent a year ago.

World SNP warns no-deal Brexit leaves Scottish economy facing devastation
Author: 0 SNP warns no-deal Brexit leaves Scottish economy facing devastation

It was supposed to be a fallback position that would ensure a free-flowing border regardless of the terms of the UK's exit from the EU. The EU and the United Kingdom want a deal in place by October. Speaking following a meeting with the Croatian Prime Minister in Zagreb this afternoon, Leo Varadkar said any country seeking to make treaties and agreements into the future, as well as seeking to make worldwide treaties into the future, will want to honour those obligations.

World Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez rally progressives in Kansas
Author: 0 Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez rally progressives in Kansas

Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) proved that their agenda demanding economic justice has far-reaching appeal as they addressed packed and enthusiastic two events in Kansas. "We have a lot of independent-minded voters who are willing to vote Democrat or Republican". "If someone would describe the 3rd District, I would say center right".

World Beach umbrella impales woman on Ocean City beach in Maryland
Author: 0 Beach umbrella impales woman on Ocean City beach in Maryland

Sunday when a wind gust sent an unattended rental umbrella hurtling toward her, said town spokeswoman Jessica Waters. A 46-year-old Pennsylvania woman was in stable condition Monday at a Salisbury hospital a day after she was impaled in the chest by a wind-blown beach umbrella in Ocean City, officials say.

World More than 40 dead in Japan as heat wave grips country
Author: 0 More than 40 dead in Japan as heat wave grips country

The mercury hit the record high in Kumagaya, Saitama Prefecture, near Tokyo at 2:16 p.m., eclipsing the previous record of 41.0 C marked in August 2013 in Shimanto, Kochi Prefecture, in western Japan , while Tokyo also logged its all-time high of 40.8 C in the city of Ome, according to the agency.

World Trump finds it 'inconceivable' lawyer would tape a client
Author: 0 Trump finds it 'inconceivable' lawyer would tape a client

The tape was reportedly seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as part of a raid of Cohen's home and offices earlier this year, and reportedly contains a conversation between Trump and Cohen two months before the 2016 election about a payment to McDougal.

World Iran general warns Donald Trump: 'US will regret threatening Tehran'
Author: 0 Iran general warns Donald Trump: 'US will regret threatening Tehran'

We are no longer a country that will stand for your demented words of violence & death. Earlier in the day a high-ranking Iranian officer said Trump's warnings were nothing but "psychological warfare". The treaty is aimed at preventing Iran from developing nuclear weapons by trading sanctions relief for pledges from Tehran to surrender most of its specialist equipment which could be used to enrich uranium needed for an atomic bomb.

World Former Trump campaign aide Carter Page denies being a Russian intelligence agent
Author: 0 Former Trump campaign aide Carter Page denies being a Russian intelligence agent

Trump later backtracked on his comments, saying he did believe the US intelligence community's assessment but floated the possibility that other foreign parties could have been involved in election interference. The report claims that Page allegedly met with Igor Sechin, CEO of the state-run oil giant Rosneft, with whom they allegedly " discussed future bilateral energy cooperation " and the prospects of lifting western sanctions imposed on Russian Federation following its reunification of ...

World British Brexit chief says deal with European Union could be reached by October
Author: 0 British Brexit chief says deal with European Union could be reached by October

It has been a full week of negotiations in Brussels and Britain's new Brexit blueprint has not provided all the answers the European Union was looking for. Not go into negotiations - sue them". Asked about European Commission comments that there were no arrangements in place for United Kingdom and EU expats in the event of no deal, Mr.

World Lawyer says there are other Trump-Cohen 'tapes'
Author: 0 Lawyer says there are other Trump-Cohen 'tapes'

Federal prosecutors in NY are investigating Cohen for possible bank and tax fraud, and for possible campaign law violations linked to a $130,000 payment to adult film star Stormy Daniels and other matters related to Trump's campaign, a person familiar with the investigation has told Reuters.

World Russian FM meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem over Syria, Iran
Author: 0 Russian FM meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem over Syria, Iran

Netanyahu and Putin met in Moscow, and struck a deal under which Israel would refrain from taking steps to challenge Assad's control of Syria-breaking with neoconservative dogma that "Assad must go"-in exchange for Russian pledges to bring to an end to Iranian military presence across the Syrian-Israeli border".

World Ecuador's President Won't Mention Assange's Case in UK
Author: 0 Ecuador's President Won't Mention Assange's Case in UK

The fate of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is expected to be high on the agenda when the President of Ecuador visits London this week. The President is close to finalizing the agreement to hand Mr. Assange's supporters regard him as a champion of free speech who has exposed government abuses of power at great personal cost. In may 2017 in Sweden stopped the investigation against Assange.

World Stormy Daniels' husband Glendon Miller Crain files for divorce, cites adultery
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels' husband Glendon Miller Crain files for divorce, cites adultery

Crain, a musician/porn performer, Wednesday the 39-year-old actress in 2015. In his 13-page divorce petition, Crain alleged adultery as grounds for the divorce and seeks sole custody of the couple's seven-year-old daughter and child support from Clifford, as well as a disproportionate share of the couple's community property.

World N. Korea puts reunion of war separated families in doubt
Author: 0 N. Korea puts reunion of war separated families in doubt

Joining them are South Korean ambassador to the United Nations Cho Tae-yul, left, and USA ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley , right. Haley echoed his statements , urging the U.N. USA documents sent to the sanctions committee and obtained by The Associated Press cite 89 instances between January 1 and May 30 in which North Korean tankers likely delivered refined products "illicitly procured" via such transfers.

World Donald Trump tells Iran they will 'SUFFER CONSEQUENCES' in angry tweet
Author: 0 Donald Trump tells Iran they will 'SUFFER CONSEQUENCES' in angry tweet

White House national security adviser John Bolton said in a statement Monday that Iran "will pay a price" if anything negative occurs. Although Iran and European signatories have been scrambling to save the deal, many Western companies and banks have stopped doing business in Iran amid fears they could be targeted by a reapplication of United States sanctions .

World Government forces close on last rebel group in southwestern Syria
Author: 0 Government forces close on last rebel group in southwestern Syria

Jordan's Foreign Ministry confirmed that it had allowed 800 Syrian citizens to enter the country and said they would travel on to Britain, Germany and Canada within three months. The Jordanian Foreign Ministry's spokesman, Mohammed al Kayed, said the Syrians would remain in a closed area in Jordan for three months. "We renew our call on the [Syria] regime and Russian Federation to abide by their commitments, end the violence, and protect all Syrian civilians, including humanitarians such ...

World Seoul Seeks Exemption to Sanctions on Pyongyang
Author: 0 Seoul Seeks Exemption to Sanctions on Pyongyang

Speaking on Friday alongside Pompeo, Haley called the passing of three massive sanctions resolutions against North Korea previous year a "Herculean task" that brought North Korea to the table. The political analysts also suggested Mr Trump's administration lacked a "coherent strategy" to deal with the Pyongyang regime. "But Japan is a burglar that historically inflicted wars and misfortune and pain of colonial rule on Korea", it said before getting to North Korea's often repeated demand: ...

World Rohani warns Trump: War with Iran 'is the mother of all wars'
Author: 0 Rohani warns Trump: War with Iran 'is the mother of all wars'

Trump was tweeting hours after Rouhani made a speech saying that hostile USA policies towards Iran could lead to the "mother of all wars" . Iran is facing increased USA pressure and looming sanctions after Mr Trump's decision to pull out of the 2015 worldwide deal meant to prevent Tehran from developing nuclear weapons .

World Toronto shooting: Faisal Hussain identified as suspect in Toronto mass shooting
Author: 0 Toronto shooting: Faisal Hussain identified as suspect in Toronto mass shooting

Hussain was killed in a gunfight with police after his rampage through restaurants and cafes in the fashionable neighborhood, though it wasn't immediately clear whether he was killed by police bullets or committed suicide. Police Chief Mark Saunders said terrorism had not been ruled out. Police are continue to probe the circumstances surrounding a mass shooting in Greektown on Sunday night that left one woman dead and a young girl critically injured.

World Hero captain of second Missouri duck boat which survived storm speaks out
Author: 0 Hero captain of second Missouri duck boat which survived storm speaks out

Coleman recalled spotting the rescue boat and managed to reach it, "somehow". Speaking to CNN International on Friday afternoon, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson said, "One lady lost nine of 11 members of her family". "We are going to need it", Ms Tia Coleman , who lost her husband, three children and other relatives, told a news conference from a hospital in Branson, Missouri, where she was taken after the incident last Thursday.

World French minister implores U.S. to 'see sense' over trade war
Author: 0 French minister implores U.S. to 'see sense' over trade war

Mnuchin will try to rally G-7 allies over the weekend to join the United States in more aggressive action against China, but they may be reluctant to cooperate because of USA tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the European Union and Canada, which prompted retaliatory measures.

World Watch Theresa May slammed by Tory MP: ‘When did Brexit mean Remain?’
Author: 0 Watch Theresa May slammed by Tory MP: ‘When did Brexit mean Remain?’

The Brexit Secretary said: "I want to make sure we can persuade everyone - grassroots, voters, parliamentary party and ministers, including in the Cabinet - that we've got the best deal and the best plan to get the best deal". Dominic Raab, who replaced David Davis after he quit the role earlier this month in protest over the government's Brexit strategy, said "some conditionality between the two" was needed.

World Iran president warns Donald Trump of ‘mother of all wars’
Author: 0 Iran president warns Donald Trump of ‘mother of all wars’

Rouhani on Sunday cautioned Trump about confronting his regime, declaring "America should know that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, and war with Iran is the mother of all wars ". In a move sure to anger Tehran , Pompeo announced that the USA government is launching a 24-hour television, radio and digital information channel in Farsi to broadcast American propaganda across Iran .

World Susan Rice: 'Historic mistake' to allow USA president to meet with Putin
Author: 0 Susan Rice: 'Historic mistake' to allow USA president to meet with Putin

He said Mr. Trump missed an opportunity to bolster the US intelligence community's case against Russian actors by seeming to trust Mr. Putin, who said he didn't meddle. "I think the Russians elected a former KGB agent, and he spends all of his time and their resources squandering it on penny-ante spy tactics to try to get into loser kind of lobbyist pockets and so forth".

World Florida school shooting survivors' dad killed during robbery
Author: 0 Florida school shooting survivors' dad killed during robbery

When an armed teen burst into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, moving through the school and mowing down students and teachers, Elama took cover. Tuesday afternoon, a man entered the store, held Ali at gunpoint, took money from the cash register and left.