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Pakistan, US agree to stay engaged as PM Abbasi meets Mike Pence

Pakistan, US agree to stay engaged as PM Abbasi meets Mike Pence

Responding to questions, she termed the progress made at the meeting as an "ice-breaker". Pakistan and the United States (US) have agreed to sort out differences souring their bilateral ties through dialogue. He said the global community must exert its utmost pressure on the Government of Myanmar to stop the carnage of the Rohingyas. Talking about miseries of Rohingya Muslims, Nisar said that over 400,000 Muslims have been forced to leave Myanmar where people are subjected to ethnic ...


Hamas delegation back to Gaza after 10-day Egypt visit

Hamas delegation back to Gaza after 10-day Egypt visit

Returning control of Gaza to Fatah - from which it took control in a violent coup in 2007 - paves the way for unity elections and a possible end to the Palestinian bifurcation - Fatah controlled West Bank and Hamas governed Gaza - which many see as the primary obstacle to statehood.


Australia Prepares First Group of Refugees for Resettlement in US

Australia Prepares First Group of Refugees for Resettlement in US

The first refugees from Australia's offshore detention centres to be resettled in the United States could land in the U.S. within a week. On Tuesday, the local representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Thomas Albrecht, told Fairfax Media he was very confident the U.S.


Hurricane Jose brings 'dangerous' surf to New Jersey shore

Hurricane Jose brings 'dangerous' surf to New Jersey shore

Looking ahead, the last days of summer in the Lehigh Valley will continue to be warmer than average, with highs in the low 80s. "This morning we woke up to damage to our fishing pier that was rebuilt after Sandy because of the wave action caused from Jose", Belmar Mayor Matt Doherty told 1010 WINS.


Congress could not deliver on job creation, neither can Modi: Rahul Gandhi

Congress could not deliver on job creation, neither can Modi: Rahul Gandhi

Answering a query about a new person having a greater say in the US and Indian politics, Gandhi said the reason for the rise of Modi and also to an extent of US President Donald Trump was the "question of jobs". Gandhi said, "No way near enough is being done as far as the gender equality is concerned". How these two countries do will fundamentally reshape the world.


No floor test until next hearing on October 4: Madras HC

No floor test until next hearing on October 4: Madras HC

In an interim order, Justice S S Sundar of Madurai bench also barred the police from arresting actor and AIADMK functionary Senthil, cited as a co-accused in the case, and posted the matter to October 4 for further hearing. The resolution further said that the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, E. Palanisamy and his deputy, O. Panneerselvam , shall retrieve the party and its symbol.