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Ishaq Dar decides to resign from his post

Ishaq Dar decides to resign from his post

The finance minister appeared before the court on Monday and Judge Muhammad Bashir heard the corruption references against him. On the occasion, a heavy contingent of police was deployed around the court while media representatives were barred from entering the court premises.


Gillespie narrows gap on Northam in Roanoke College poll

Gillespie narrows gap on Northam in Roanoke College poll

Northam has also picked up support among voters between the ages of 50 to 64, women and white voters, results showed on Tuesday. Sarvis ended up getting more than 6.5% of the vote , although it's unclear if his presence in the race actually had an impact on the outcome since post-election polling indicated that a large number of Sarvis voters said they would have voted for McAuliffe if Sarvis was not in the race.


As friends click selfie, Bengaluru boy drowns in temple pond

As friends click selfie, Bengaluru boy drowns in temple pond

The selfie shows Vishwas drowning - only his hair are visible on the surface of the tank - as rest of the group smiles for the picture. The group realised much later that Vishwas was missing, a college teacher told Hindustan Times on Tuesday.


Top Hizbul Mujahideen commander with 10 lakh reward killed in Kashmir

Top Hizbul Mujahideen commander with 10 lakh reward killed in Kashmir

Qayoom was a resident of Sopore area of Baramulla district and was one of the longest surviving Kashmiri terrorist commanders carrying a bounty of Rs 10 lakh. He was arrested in 1992 but later released. Official sources said that a police has sent a communication to the cellular companies to snap both internet and voice service with immediate effect within the jurisdictional area of police districts of Sopore and Baramulla.


Man appears in court accused of stabbing surgeon outside mosque

Man appears in court accused of stabbing surgeon outside mosque

Greater Manchester Police is treating the attack as a hate crime . He was treated for his injuries and discharged from hospital shortly after. Naser Kurdy has been working as a doctor for near four decades after coming to the United Kingdom in 1977 to study medicine.


AG Sessions: Freedom of speech is 'under attack' on college campuses

AG Sessions: Freedom of speech is 'under attack' on college campuses

With his speech, Sessions is wading into a controversial and sometimes violent campus debate. Thirty-one members of the faculty signed a letter that's been circulated this week, a letter that condemns Sessions' upcoming speech. "The university is about the search for truth, not the imposition of truth by a government censor", he said. Sessions has a strong interest in First Amendment protection and has discussed publicly remarking on university turbulence for months, according to the ...