• PM Abbasi announces Rs25bn development package for Karachi
PM Abbasi announces Rs25bn development package for Karachi

Prime Minister Abbasi assured the governor that the federal government would continue to cooperate with the Sindh government in development projects. The prime minister added that he had resigned from the Air Blue board of directors on July 28 to serve the country in the public office.

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  • Trump praises new United Nations sanctions on North Korea
Trump praises new United Nations sanctions on North Korea

The administration holds in reserve a list of Chinese banks and other firms the Treasury Department has been preparing to sanction for their alleged ties to North Korea's military programs."Right now, our focus is on carrying out the existing sanctions and ensuring compliance with the new U.N.

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  • Is this beloved Game Of Thrones character coming back from the dead?
Is this beloved Game Of Thrones character coming back from the dead?

Speaking to HBO's Making Game Of Thrones he said: "It's just this whole idea that Bran has become a much smaller part of the character's brain, when before 100 percent of his head was taken up with being Bran Stark". If the figure is indeed Catelyn Stark's ghost, it could mean the show is picking up a key storyline from George RR Martin's novels ...

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  • Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation
Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation

The Disaster Management Authority of Assam reportedly said that over 63 thousand people have taken refuge in 268 relief camps in the state as over 1,750 villages are trapped. Now 1,752 villages are under water and over one lakh hectare crop area has been damaged, ASDMA said. A portion of National Highway 415, which connects state capital Itanagar w...

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  • To stop BJP's 2019 march, Opposition parties to meet in Delhi today
To stop BJP's 2019 march, Opposition parties to meet in Delhi today

The meeting was held by Sonia Gandhi the Opposition party member. After the repeated defeats at the hands of the BJP in a series of elections and the party's aggressive push to establish footprints in non-BJP ruled states through other means, the Opposition leaders are working around the "unite or perish" principle.

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  • Trump to direct Lighthizer to assess Chinese intellectual property practices
Trump to direct Lighthizer to assess Chinese intellectual property practices

Trade Act of 1974. The measure would seek to address what the USA business community has described as flagrant trade violations by China, which employs a variety of rules and practices to wall its market off from foreign competition and pressure US companies to part with valuable product designs and trade secrets - or to steal them outright.

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  • Ellison: Kim Jong-Un Is 'Acting More Responsibly' Than Trump
Ellison: Kim Jong-Un Is 'Acting More Responsibly' Than Trump

Trump doubled down Thursday, saying his previous bold statements might not have been "strong enough" for Kim Jong Un , whose regime announced a plan to fire four missiles near the USA island territory of Guam in response to the White House's bold rhetoric.

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  • North Korean missiles and the challenges they pose to the United States
North Korean missiles and the challenges they pose to the United States

The Patriot Advanced Capability-3 missile interceptors were deployed in Shimane, Hiroshima and Kochi prefectures, which North Korea said its missiles could cross over, as well as Ehime which is located between Hiroshima and Kochi. Sullivan was hesitant to directly criticize the president for his somewhat brash remarks on North Korea, but made it cl...

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  • US Not Interested in Talking About Back Channels With North Korea
US Not Interested in Talking About Back Channels With North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has emphasized publicly that the US' goal is to start talks with North Korea - with the important caveat that Pyongyang first relinquish its pursuit of nuclear weapons. On Thursday, Defense Secretary James Mattis praised Tillerson's diplomatic efforts to contain North Korea, saying they were working and that they re...

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  • Guam Gov: Trump's 'Hell and Fury' Justified If NK Attacks
Guam Gov: Trump's 'Hell and Fury' Justified If NK Attacks

But amid the reassurances, something seemed... off. "All over the world they're talking about Guam and they're talking about you", he continued. Calvo had the president on speaker phone, and posted a video of the exchange to his Facebook page.

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  • Pakistan again violates ceasefire in Poonch, one jawan martyred
Pakistan again violates ceasefire in Poonch, one jawan martyred

The Indian Army personnel guarding the border posts retaliated strongly and effectively. According to reports, Pakistan abused truce along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mendhar part around 5.30 am and the Indian Army struck back unequivocally to the irregular terminating.

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  • 1 dead in small plane crash in New Milford
1 dead in small plane crash in New Milford

The man was taken to Danbury Hospital by ambulance. The third person on the plane was 44-year-old Peter Jellen, of NY, who was seriously injured but able to walk from the crash to a nearby home and call for help, police said. Police said the co-pilot, a flight instructor employed by Arrow Aviation; Anthony J. Morasco, was killed in the crash. "...

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  • Trump threats are toothless - but endanger us all
Trump threats are toothless - but endanger us all

The developments with North Korea have occurred while Congress has largely deserted Washington for its month-long August recess, leaving the President's comments to stand for themselves without much chance for congressional leaders to weigh in or potentially moderate his rhetoric.

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  • Trump Says US Ready To Use Nuclear Weapons
Trump Says US Ready To Use Nuclear Weapons

The directive was issued a week after Trump took office, and was preceded by more than a dozen orders on other topics. usa president Donald Trump has said North Korea could be met with America's " fire and fury ", with North Korea responding with talk of a potential missile attack in the direction of the United States territory of Guam...

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  • Trump, China's Xi committed to denuclearization of Korean peninsula - White House
Trump, China's Xi committed to denuclearization of Korean peninsula - White House

Trump also mentioned that he will push for more funding to go towards anti-missile defense due to the threat of North Korea and other countries. The US gets better outcomes in worldwide disputes when the president makes more resolute statements, according to Roseanne McManus, an assistant professor at Baruch College, City University of NY, who st...

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  • Light plane flips on landing in Queensland
Light plane flips on landing in Queensland

Those three were in a stable condition on the Sunshine Coast. "Enquiries are underway to establish the cause of the accident, that includes the Australian Transport Safety Bureau being advised, and we're making the necessary arrangements through our forensic crash officers to investigate the cause of the accident", he said.

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  • Trump praises new UN sanctions on North Korea
Trump praises new UN sanctions on North Korea

Opening new joint ventures with the North is prohibited as well as making new investments in current ventures. There is a possibility that the threat of sanctions may drive the North to significantly accelerate its weapons development program.

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  • Trump Speaks to Guam Governor About... Tourism?
Trump Speaks to Guam Governor About... Tourism?

Eddie Calvo said. "I just wanted to pay my respect", Trump said to Calvo over the phone. "You've become extremely famous". All over the world they're talking about Guam and they're talking about you. "They should have had me eight years ago, or somebody with my thought process". Governor Eddie Calvo during a press briefing on Friday told ever...

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  • S&P falls 1.4% in safety flight on North Korea tensions
S&P falls 1.4% in safety flight on North Korea tensions

Investors are losing enthusiasm for Canada's banking stocks as a slowdown in the country's housing market dents banks' growth prospects, with insurance companies seen as a better bet to benefit from higher interest rates. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) soared more than 40% to trade at 15.98. And Blue Apron shares dipped after its first earnin...

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  • Fargo Public Library to host two solar eclipse events
Fargo Public Library to host two solar eclipse events

A solar eclipse hasn't happened in the United States since 1979, and not from Atlantic to Pacific in 99 years. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon blocks the view of the sun. "It's getting hard to find them now", he said. "We'll come around one more time and from the station side we'll see about an 85 percent eclipse of the sun looking up (at 4:...

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