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Ahsan Iqbal hopes army, civilian leadership will continue to work in harmony

Ahsan Iqbal hopes army, civilian leadership will continue to work in harmony

Reacting to the statement, the interior minister had warned the military's spokesperson to refrain from "such irresponsible statements [that] can dent Pakistan's global image". As compared to that, he added, there were only between 5000-6000 Pakistani Ph.D students here. "Pakistan has done a lot to improve its security situation in the past 15 years, especially during the past eight years", he said.


Fisherman nearly dies after swallowing fish he kissed after catching

Fisherman nearly dies after swallowing fish he kissed after catching

Paramedics immediately responded and were able to force the fish out of the man's throat with forceps, clearing his airway and saving his life. Paramedic Matt Harrison, of the South West Ambulance Service (SWAS), who arrived within minutes to find his friends giving Mr Quilliam CPR after he had collapsed and stopped breathing.



Global Hunger Index 2017: Sri Lanka's ranking revealed

The BJP on Saturday slammed the opposition, saying it was levelling "mischievous" and "baseless" allegations that India's Global Hunger Index rank has slipped to 100th in 2017 from 55th in 2014. The report was earlier published in 1992, 2000 and 2008 by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe.


Girl, 8, dies in horror cruise ship plunge

Girl, 8, dies in horror cruise ship plunge

The girl was taken to a local hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries. Our thoughts with the young girls family during this very hard time. Firefighters performed CPR on the girl, who has not yet been identified, in a desperate bid to save her life.


IS vehicle bomb kills 18 in Syria

IS vehicle bomb kills 18 in Syria

Russian Aerospace Forces were reported to have aided in the operation by providing air support to troops and launching attacks on Islamic State group supplies lines along the Euphrates River. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the deployment of almost 16 armored vehicles, five tanks and a military force late Thursday came days after Turkey sent reconnaissance missions to the area.


North Korea vows revenge, prepares ballistic missile launch

North Korea vows revenge, prepares ballistic missile launch

The statement refers to a visit to South Korea last week by Ms Bishop and Australian senator Marise Payne. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been increasing his threats about the West's actions over his nuclear ambitions. The USS Michigan, an Ohio-class nuclear-powered submarine, is one of the 18 subs active with the US Navy that can be armed with 24 Trident I and Trident II ballistic missiles.