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by | May 17, 2018 | 15:35

Pakistani newspaper Dawn published an interview with the country's former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif , on Saturday that has stirred up a firestorm in the country. Operation Zarb-e-Azb was a joint military offensive conducted by the Pakistan Armed Forces against various militant group in 2014. With Sharif's new stance, it should be clear that there is reason for the Pakistan court to drag its feet on the trial since the high-ups in Islamabad are aware that the non-state actors like ...

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:37

In the game played at Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday, the home side defeated Kings XI Punjab by three runs in another last-over thriller. "It's very hard to say what Rahul has done right or wrong - he's hardly mistimed a ball this season".

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:06

The elections took place through ballot papers and not EVMs, the counting is expected to continue till evening and the final results will announce late evening. Elections were held in 622 zila parishads and 6,158 panchayat samitis , besides 31,836 gram panchayats of the state. From the nomination stage to the day of polling, where was the spirit of democracy? This is because 16,814 gram panchayat seats, 3,059 panchayat samiti seats and 203 zila parishad were uncontested.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:02

Democrats, still hoping for a smoking gun on collusion, will rejoice at the revelations that Trump's team was willing to take dirt from the Russians, and were angry when the goods never came through. That's according to transcripts of his interview with the panel previous year. That's according to transcripts of his interview previous year with the Senate Judiciary Committee released on Wednesday.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:54

President Trump plans to throw more barbs at California on Wednesday afternoon, joined this time at the White House by like-minded officials brought from the state he loves to lambaste as lawless and "out of control". "My constituents-and those are Democrats, Republicans and Independents alike-they don't want to see another Kate Steinle-that's what I hear every single week", said Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:52

In a tweet that has gone viral , a three second recording only has a single word that has sparked a social media war. So while the audio clip was made for the word laurel , it would appear Team Yanny has the better hearing. Here we go again. "It is possible that that recording is altered to make some of those sounds ambiguous and our brain is left to fill in the blank", Geddes said.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:48

But Stagecoach reported losses on the line and in November previous year Mr Grayling announced that the franchise would be terminated in 2020 to enable it to become a public-private railway. "If Virgin-Stagecoach got their figures wrong, so did the government ", said Greenwood. They will operate under the name of "one of Britain's iconic rail brands", the London North Eastern Railway (LNER), Mr Grayling said.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:49

Urologists, however, said that the most common condition for which an embolization procedure is used would be for angiomyolipoma, a benign growth of fat and muscle in the kidney . A Slovenia-born former model, Melania married Trump in 2005. Mrs. Trump has, at times, been noticeably absent from her husband's side though both made a point of displaying affection in the Rose Garden last week.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:45

He did not specify what the military had seen. No. A 38 North analysis of satellite images taken May 7 showed that several support buildings outside the northern, western and southern portals had been razed while some mining cart rails had been removed .

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:37

Also, the number of institutional investors holding Vivus Inc in top ten positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number. The stock increased 4.30% or GBX 5.4 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 131. Among 21 analysts covering Taylor Wimpey PLC ( LON:TW ), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Ei Group has GBX 200 highest and GBX 140 lowest target.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:36

Russian Federation annexed Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, drawing sanctions and prompting a deterioration in ties with the West. The opening ceremony drew criticism from the West. After receiving a briefing from the construction firm - owned by his childhood friend Arkady Rotenberg, who has been subject to USA sanctions - Putin jumped into an orange Kamaz truck with two engineers to lead several dozen trucks across the span.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:33

Expect little change on the school board . The final tally had Lambalzer receiving 812 votes, Linderman earning 776 votes, Pratt receiving 771 votes and Fiegl getting 729 votes. The incident was quickly brought under control due to the quick response of the district's school resource officer. It would increase local tax revenue for the budget by $209,769, to a new total of $10.488 million.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:32

The law was termed the "Stop Soros" bill. Under intense political pressure and the threat of legal sanctions, George Soros's Open Society Foundations said on Tuesday that it had become impossible to work in Hungary , whose Prime Minister has blamed Soros for the country's problems, and that the foundations would move their operations to Berlin .

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:33

But he added the players "didn't help the DFB's integration work". German national team's coordinator Oliver Bierhoff said that he would talk with the players over the issue. "Because it's those who rule the state who are accountable to the citizens", he said. Erdogan, who is up for re-election next month, met Ozil and Gundogan, as well as Turkish global Cenk Tosun , in London where he is on an official state visit during which he will be received by The Queen and meet Prime Minster ...

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:28

Police in Fairfield north of San Francisco said Monday that the children range in age from 4 months to 12 years. Sheriff's and prosecutors say the children were rescued from a filthy house in March and had suffered puncture wounds, burns, bruising and injuries consistent with being shot with a pellet gun.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:28

By the time police and firefighters responded, the kitchen of the house where the 11-year-old lay bleeding was on fire, and the fire was spreading. Miraculously, her daughter survived the horrific assault, and is in a critical condition at a Tulsa hospital, with police now frantically searching for the fugitive mom and her daughter Hafza Hailey.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:25

LONDON, May 15 (Reuters) - Vodafone Chief Executive Vittorio Colao will step down in October after 10 years in which the Italian reshaped the world's second largest mobile operator into a digital communications powerhouse with a string of major deals.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:28

Those companies included AT&T, which paid Cohen $50,000 a month under a one-year contract; pharmaceutical giant Novartis, which paid Cohen $1.2 million for services; and Korea Aerospace Industries. Avenatti's right to appear before this court", Avenatti said. Ryan wrote that Avenatti "has no lawful basis to possess" the records, and that several of the transactions in Avenatti's document actually involved different Michael Cohens living in Israel and Canada.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:22

Keeven Robinson died on May 10 after a auto chase during an undercover drug operation by the county police. The initial coroner's finding does not force legal action, but Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joseph Lopinto said he had moved four detectives to desk duty and had each man formally Mirandized and interviewed with Louisiana State Police representatives present.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:17

Thirty-three years later and they haven't moved up since. The Doncic-Ayton debate will rage on for the next month, but Ayton's historic freshman season at Arizona speaks for itself as to why he could be the top pick. Most will be participating in the draft combine, also happening in Chicago this week. The Villanova Bridges was a favorite around these parts for some time, but Philadelphia's playoff series against the Boston Celtics should call into question how sustainable the team can ...