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Afghan girls get visa on trump's recommendation

Afghan girls get visa on trump's recommendation

They left Herat for Kabul, and boarded a plane to Washington on Friday. On Tuesday, a letter signed by 53 members of the U.S. House of Representatives urged Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to issue visas for the girls. "Female students and faculty members, facing extra frustrations at home, are no exception". Of the 12, he said, '11 of them escaped'. The ordeal has a happy ending but still meant an arduous, emotional journey for the team.


Chris Gayle eyes on buying an Indian Super League team

Chris Gayle eyes on buying an Indian Super League team

Gayle was also optimistic that investment in a young squad, particularly Evin Lewis, would pay off eventually, even though results in recent times - a loss to Afghanistan and an ODI series defeat to India apart from their failure to qualify for the Champions Trophy - haven't gone their way.


George RR Martin May Have Just Spilled a Huge Spoiler

George RR Martin May Have Just Spilled a Huge Spoiler

I think she's infuriating to him and she knows that. I think everyone has a love-hate relationship with Cersei. "She's been through so much and she finally , with the help of Littlefinger, claimed back Winterfell, and now it's kind of like, she's still not getting the respect she deserves after everything she's gone through", she explains.



Trump and Macron turn on the charm

Trump and Macron had previously shared another attention-grabbing handshake , albeit one that was far surpassed in intensity by Friday's display. The parade on Paris's Champs-Elysees commemorated the centenary of the United States entering World War I and featured horses, helicopters, planes and troops.


Three dead in Honolulu high-rise fire, mayor says

Three dead in Honolulu high-rise fire, mayor says

The three dead were found on the 26th floor, said Fire Chief Manuel Neves. "Paramedics are expediting emergency treatment with a triage location inside the building ", Shayne Enright of the city's Emergency Medical Services department told the Star-Advertiser, which reported that two patients had been hospitalised, one in serious condition and the other considered stable.


Rodgers surges to lead at John Deere Classic

Rodgers surges to lead at John Deere Classic

This was the 25-year-old's 62nd round of the season, eclipsing a previous best of 65 (x3), most recently in R2 of the Travelers three starts ago. Bryson DeChambeau is Rodgers' nearest challenger heading into the third round at TPC Deere Run.