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1 killed, 3 injured in Pakistan shelling in Jammu

Three army porters were injured in Kalal area of Naushera sector in Rajouri district after they were hit by a Pak mortar. However, they have targeted our forward areas and we have also responded appropriately. Both sides accuse the other of initiating it. Meanwhile, an encounter is presently underway between the security forces and terrorists in Bandipora's Ajar village.


UK Home Secretary rejects inquiry into Orgreave clash

UK Home Secretary rejects inquiry into Orgreave clash

She said she did not believe there was "sufficient basis.to instigate either a statutory inquiry or an independent review". About 6,000 officers drawn from forces across the country, with riot gear, horses and dogs, policed a miners' picket at Orgreave coking works in June 1984.



Obama reveals private living areas of White House

Similarly, the current White House Instagram will be archived at @ObamaWhiteHouse and the Facebook page at the URL Facebook.com/ObamaWhiteHouse. "The incoming White House will receive the WhiteHouse.gov domain and all content that has been posted to WhiteHouse.gov during the Obama administration will be archived with the National Archives and Records Administration ", Schulman said .



Iraqi forces begin assault on Mosul district with artillery

The assertions come hours after the army's Joint Operations Command announced the launch of the second phase of the campaign - now in its third week - to retake the city from the Daesh terrorist group. It's the biggest military operation in Iraq since the US -led invasion of Iraq 13 years ago. If the forces enter the neighborhood, it will be the first time Iraqi troops set foot in Mosul in over two years, after they were driven out by a much smaller force of IS extremists in 2014.


Ryan expresses confidence in retaining House speaker post

Ryan expresses confidence in retaining House speaker post

He said he heard about Mr. Trump's Tuesday rally in his state "about 10 minutes ago" and that he was already scheduled to be campaigning elsewhere. "This is what life with the Clintons looks like", he told Fox News Channel. His job, he continued, "Is to make sure that Nancy Pelosi does not return as Speaker of the House". Without Democratic help in the future, Ryan and his leadership lieutenants will have trouble amassing 218 votes - a bare majority of the overall House - for any major ...