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Number of IS fighters killed by United States bomb jumps to 90

Number of IS fighters killed by United States bomb jumps to 90

He added that it was only in the morning that they got to know it wasn't an quake but the United States military had dropped the massive bomb in Nangarhar province across the border. assessment is still in progress, a Pentagon official told NPR's Tom Bowman, adding that there's a chance the death toll might include results from two other smaller operations against ISIS-K that took place Thursday night.


Maryam Nawaz trolls Imran Khan on Twitter

Maryam Nawaz trolls Imran Khan on Twitter

However, the Supreme Court bench late Thursday concluded that sufficient material was not available on the record to establish that Maryam was a dependant of the Prime Minister, in a legal sense. Sharif and his children are accused of graft in the ongoing case which has captivated Pakistan and threatened to topple the prime minister after the Panama Papers leak past year linked the family to offshore businesses.


De Lima calls ex-hitmen 'brave, honorable' for admitting state-sponsored killings

De Lima calls ex-hitmen 'brave, honorable' for admitting state-sponsored killings

The other surprise of the Time 100 was the inclusion of Senator Leila de Lima in the list of " Icons ". "In the case of Senator de Lima, Time conveniently failed to clarify that she was jailed not for her criticisms against the administration but because an independent court found probable cause in support of the criminal charges against her for alleged violation of the law on illegal drugs", Abella said.



Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix despite awful track conditions

In fact, Lewis Hamilton drove an impressive, controlled race to dominate proceedings, sitting at the front from start to finish and leaving Vettel to take second place in the Ferrari, with Max Verstappen doing the nearly impossible and driving from 16th on the grid to third place in the race.



Korea threatens "super-mighty preemptive strike" against U.S.

North Korea's deputy representative to the UN Kim In Ryong on Monday accused the USA of creating "a situation where nuclear war could break out at any time " and said Pyongyang's next nuclear test would take place "at a time and at a place where our headquarters deems necessary".



Cop killer gunman had note defending IS group

The man who shot a police officer dead and injured two others in Paris was not previously named in any French security watch list as a potential risk, officials said Friday. Cheurfi was being investigated by anti-terrorism authorities but was not on a watchlist of known radicals, police sources said. The high-stakes contest is viewed as something of a vote on the future of the European Union, with Le Pen calling for a referendum on France's membership in the bloc.