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Narrowed travel ban could sow confusion in US and abroad, experts say

In early March, Trump issued a revised executive order - which also had key provisions blocked by federal courts . David Martin, a former U.S. Department of Homeland Security official and now a professor at the University of Virginia, said the ruling was "carefully tailored" and should be manageable for officials to enact.



Saudi Arabia's answer to Qatar crisis is only making things worse

On June 5, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen, Libya's transitional government, the Republic of Maldives and the Republic of Mauritius severed diplomatic ties with Doha in retaliation for what they described as Qatar's support for terrorism and extremism, its hostile policy and intervention in the affairs of Arab states.


Death toll in Pakistan oil tanker fire rises to 157

Death toll in Pakistan oil tanker fire rises to 157

A burst tyre apparently caused the speeding fuel tanker to overturn on a sharp bend on a highway on the outskirts of the city of Bahawalpur, provincial spokesman Malik Muhammed Ahmed Khan said. The Punjab government said three helicopters were shifting the critically burnt people to Multan's combined military hospital and Nishter Hospital for providing better health facilities.



Donald Trump after meeting Indian PM

The delegation level meetings are being attended by top Indian officials including National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and the Indian Ambassador to the US, Navtej Sarna, while the US side will be represented by Vice President Mike Pence , Defence Secretary James Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and National Security Advisor Lt Gen HR McMaster.


Kidnapped Border Patrol agent says he feared for family

Kidnapped Border Patrol agent says he feared for family

Today, the United States Supreme Court vacated the opinion of the Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and held that a fifteen-year-old Mexican national, standing on Mexican soil and shot by a border patrol agent standing in the United States, may indeed have Fourth Amendment constitutional protections.


Role of DUP, new partner in UK government

Role of DUP, new partner in UK government

United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May announced a pact with the Democratic Unionist Party on Monday that will see the Northern Irish party side with the embattled Tories on key votes, the BBC reported. As part of the deal , 10 lawmakers from the DUP will also support May's Conservative party in the Parliament including voting for the Queen's Speech , which sets the legislative program for the country which was delayed from the original date on June 19.