• Maryam, Safdar appear in Accountability Court

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    Earlier, parliament adopted the Election Reforms Act (ERA) 2017 this month to pave way for Sharif to become president of PML-N once again. Earlier this month, the former prime minister arrived in the United Kingdom to look after his ailing wife Begum Kulsoom, who is receiving treatment for throat cancer, amid the speculation that he might not return due to the ongoing corruption and money laundering cases against him.
  • United States told Pakistan won't be a proxy: Asif

    United States told Pakistan won't be a proxy: Asif

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    Pakistan would not budge against United States demands like it has been the practice in the past, the minister added. The foreign minister also told the Senate that Pakistan authorities no longer have an influence on the Taliban, which was conveyed to Tillerson's team in a "frank" manner.
  • San Antonio Spurs assign Tony Parker to minor-league affiliate

    San Antonio Spurs assign Tony Parker to minor-league affiliate

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    However, head coach Gregg Popovich stated on Wednesday afternoon that Leonard could make his return during the Spurs' six-game homestand that begins on November 2 against Golden State on through against Chicago on November 11, according to Tom Orsborn of the San Antonio Express-News.
  • Emirates starts new screening for US-bound passengers

    Emirates starts new screening for US-bound passengers

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    The new security measures come after the Trump administration previously rolled out a laptop ban and travel bans that have thrown the global travel industry into disarray. "It's just inconvenient for the passengers", President and Chief Operating Officer Walter Cho told Reuters in Taipei . Germany's Lufthansa Group said: "In addition to the controls of electronic devices already introduced, travellers to the US might now also face short interviews at check-in, document check or (their) gate".
  • Judge refuses to force Trump admin to pay Obamacare subsidies

    Judge refuses to force Trump admin to pay Obamacare subsidies

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    The judge said in his ruling that the Trump administration had the stronger legal argument, though he cautioned that the question of whether Congress had permanently set aside money for the subsidies was "close and complicated". "In particular, many lower-income people stand to benefit", he said. The judge said dozens of other states also have accounted for the end of the subsidies.
  • Election to continue as Supreme Court fails to meet quorum

    Election to continue as Supreme Court fails to meet quorum

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    A gang attacked and shot Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu's driver on Wednesday. "I tell all our worldwide partners that we will get through this", Kenyatta said in an election-eve address in which he urged national unity to support flagging growth in what has been one of Africa's most vibrant economies.
  • BJP to observe Nov 8 as 'Anti-Black Money Day'

    BJP to observe Nov 8 as 'Anti-Black Money Day'

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    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told reporters on Wednesday that top ministers and BJP leaders will travel throughout the country to inform people about the steps the Modi government has taken to check the flow of tainted money. Sharma, flanked by Congress communications incharge Randeep Surjewala, accused Modi and Jaitley of showing "arrogance" by not admitting their "mistakes" of noteban decision and GST implementation which, he alleged, hit the country's economy hard and halted its ...
  • Iraq's Kurds offer to freeze results of independence vote

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    The Iraqi government has described the vote as a threat to the "peaceful co-existence among Iraqis". Control of the area is important to any move toward Kurdish independence. Conflict arose between Erbil and Baghdad last month when the Erbil- based Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) held a controversial referendum on the independence of the Kurdish region.
  • Navy Sends Aircraft Carrier To North Korea After Successful ISIS Mission

    Navy Sends Aircraft Carrier To North Korea After Successful ISIS Mission

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    The Aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt and its accompanying strike group entered the 7th Fleet area of operations (AOO) on Monday, transferring its task force designation from the 5th fleet to the seventh. Air Force F-35A stealth fighters will be deployed to Kadena Air Base in Okinawa next month, which is their first operational deployment in the Asia-Pacific.
  • Earnings Analysis Of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

    Earnings Analysis Of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

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    The shares have accelerated in recent weeks, with their price up about 14.53% in the past three months. Moreover, Nexus Investment Management Inc. has 2.67% invested in the company for 950,525 shares. Royce & Associates LP now owns 1,841,109 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $12,096,000 after purchasing an additional 152,500 shares in the last quarter.
  • Deputy Breaks Into Home And Steals Old Man's Drugs

    Deputy Breaks Into Home And Steals Old Man's Drugs

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    They allege Palm Beach Sheriff's Deputy Jason Cooke, in full uniform, was rummaging around their father's home shortly after he was taken to the hospital. "In our opinion, had we not had this video, this cop would still be out there posing a threat of danger to the community he swore to protect and committing more crimes", said the family's statement .
  • Maina's Sack In Order, Presidency Insists

    Maina's Sack In Order, Presidency Insists

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    Adesina said the report is to be submitted to the office of the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari, before the end of work yesterday. "The Ministry of Interior's Senior Staff Committee (SSC) deliberated on the case and recommended that Mr.
  • I won't link Aadhaar with my cell number: WB CM

    I won't link Aadhaar with my cell number: WB CM

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    Addressing party workers and leaders at the extended core committee in Kolkata , Mamata said, "I will not connect Aadhaar with my mobile at any cost". Mamata said that TMC does not want to be in power in Delhi but it has to play a role so that BJP is removed from power at the Centre. Claiming that her party did not want in power at the Centre, she said it would play a vital role in "removing" the saffron party from power in the next general elections.
  • High School Golfer Wins Tournament, But No Trophy Because She's A Girl

    High School Golfer Wins Tournament, But No Trophy Because She's A Girl

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    Emily won the Central Mass. Division 3 boys' golf tournament at Blissful Meadows on Tuesday with a 3-over-par and came in four shots better than runner-up Nico Ciolino of the Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School. The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association, or MIAA, rules state, "Girls playing on a fall boys team can not be entered in the Boys Fall Individual Tournament".