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Global Media Former premier's wife to stand in Pakistan parliament
Author: 0 Former premier's wife to stand in Pakistan parliament

An investigation had been launched, he said. "Nawaz Sharif has made a smart move". He said after winning the election on September 17 Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will leave the top post for Begum Kulsoom. It is the second time in Pakistan's 70-year history that the Supreme Court has disqualified a sitting prime minister. Kulsoom Nawaz's nomination papers for her husband's former constituency in Lahore were filed by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz party.

Global Media Russian Federation ready for equitable dialogue with European Union and US - Lavrov
Author: 0 Russian Federation ready for equitable dialogue with European Union and US - Lavrov

Lavrov said during a press briefing, where no questions were taken, that the parties to the conflict on the Korean Peninsula should move toward a peaceful resolution of tensions through the United Nations channels. Trump issued a strongly worded warning to the regime in North Korea earlier this week after the country boasted that it now had the capabilities to carry out a nuclear strike on U.S.

Global Media Trump 'very surprised' by FBI Manfort raid, saying it sends 'strong signal'
Author: 0 Trump 'very surprised' by FBI Manfort raid, saying it sends 'strong signal'

Manafort, whose lawyer had been Reginald Brown of the law firm WilmerHale, announced separately Thursday that he was returning to previous representation, the Miller & Chevalier law firm, a spokesman for Manafort said in a statement . The terms "shady" and "sketchy" come up most frequently when senior veterans of Trump's campaign discuss the earlier work done by Manafort, the campaign's former chairman.

Global Media House destroyed and debris strewn across road after Sunderland explosion
Author: 0 House destroyed and debris strewn across road after Sunderland explosion

Northumbria Police tweeted: "Police are aware of an explosion on Rosslyn Avenue, Sunderland ". Scores of police, ambulance and fire crew could be seen working at the scene, with debris strewn across the road. Northumbria Police asked people to stay away from the scene, which was cordoned off. The force said everyone has been accounted for and it is not linked to terrorism.

Global Media Trump doesn't think Iran in compliance with nuclear deal
Author: 0 Trump doesn't think Iran in compliance with nuclear deal

The president of the United States , Donald Trump , since his golf course in Bedminster, New Jersey. Yesterday, the president accused Iran of not "living up to the spirit" of the deal it struck with major powers including Washington , reiterating that he viewed it as a "horrible agreement".

Global Media Navy secretary on transgender troops: 'Any patriot' should be allowed to serve
Author: 0 Navy secretary on transgender troops: 'Any patriot' should be allowed to serve

Plaintiffs in the case include service members in the Air Force, the Coast Guard, and the Army. He also said transgender personnel made it harder for the military to focus on "decisive and overwhelming victory". To discharge the transgender troops would cost nearly $1 billion - $960 million to be exact, according to the Palm Center , an independent research institute.

Global Media Former Gov. Bill Richardson weighs in on North Korea threat
Author: 0 Former Gov. Bill Richardson weighs in on North Korea threat

On Wednesday, officials in Guam scrambled to release statements urging calm, even if just a day earlier President Donald Trump vowed to unleash "fire and fury" on North Korea. "Everyone is going about doing the same routine, but everyone is talking about the threat", Josie Sokala, who lives in the village of Mangilao on the eastern shore of Guam, said in a message.

Global Media 'Very close' to decision on Afghanistan troops
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Calling for increasing the number of USA counter-terrorism forces in Afghanistan, McCain proposes providing the U.S. military with status-based targeting authorities against the Taliban, the Haqqani Network, Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State, and other terrorist groups that threaten the United States, its allies, and core interests.

Global Media BJP leaders slam Hamid Ansari for 'Muslim unease' comment
Author: 0 BJP leaders slam Hamid Ansari for 'Muslim unease' comment

Outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari was given a warm farewell on his last day as the chairman of the Rajya Sabha by leaders across the political spectrum on Thursday. "People try to use minority issues for political purposes", he said. "One will have to be very biased or very partisan to argue that Ansari brought anything but great dignity to the office he held for 10 years, " he added.

Global Media Nikkei flat as North Korea fears recede; financial stocks tumble
Author: 0 Nikkei flat as North Korea fears recede; financial stocks tumble

The broad-based S&P 500 fell 0.4 percent to 2,466.18, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 0.8 percent to 6,320.72. The overall financials group, which accounts for roughly a third of the index, declined 1.4 per cent, while energy shares also fell 1.4 per cent as oil prices turned down.

Global Media Trump's DC hotel is raking in cash
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The Trump Organization, which rents the building from the federal government, had previously projected that the Trump International Hotel would lose $2.1 million in the first quarter of the year, according to The Washington Post , which first reported the documents.

Global Media Seminar on India, China ties deferred
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Amidst the continuing stand off with China at Doklam in the Sikkim sector, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today had a meeting with her Bhutanese counterpart Damcho Dorji on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC conclave. Reuters reported on Tuesday that after India demanded Chinese troops pull back 250 meters, China counteroffered to move its troops back 100 meters.

Global Media NBC5 Forecast: Hot & Humid with Low Storm Chances
Author: 0 NBC5 Forecast: Hot & Humid with Low Storm Chances

Tonight: Increasing clouds. Wind: NE/E 5-10. Today , there is a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a high near 84, the weather service said. Next Wednesday and Thursday now look like dry and seasonably warm days. A continuing monsoon cycle of afternoon rain will bring showers and thunderstorms and a few severe storms that could unleash 1-inch hail stones and 60 miles per hour winds along the Front Range Friday , forecasters say.

Global Media Second mayor jailed as Maduro addresses new Venezuelan assembly
Author: 0 Second mayor jailed as Maduro addresses new Venezuelan assembly

Maduro said he had also given orders, "if it can happen", for a face-to-face meeting to be organised with Trump when heads of state and government from around the world gather in NY on September 20. Venezuela's opposition accused the government Thursday of persecuting its members after a second mayor was sentenced to 15 months in prison. Speaking for the first time at the Constituent Assembly, the president invited the governments of Latin America to take part in a meeting of the Community ...

Global Media 20 killed in Egypt train collision
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The Egyptian Railways Authority said earlier that a train coming from Cairo, Egypt's capital, crashed into the back of a train that was waiting at a small station in the district of Khorshid, just east of Alexandria. He ordered an immediate investigation. The accident was blamed on a train signal operator who fell asleep on the job. Months later a train carrying military conscripts derailed, killing 17 people.

Global Media Spain sees record number of migrant arrivals in 2017
Author: 0 Spain sees record number of migrant arrivals in 2017

According to data compiled by the International Organization for Migration , between the start of the year and July 16, 7,389 migrants had arrived in Spain on what is known as the "Western Mediterranean Route". "It's important that more alternative legal pathways are established to avoid that people come to Europe, to Spain through these risky ways, to avoid people risking their lives at the sea", Otero said.