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SC adjourns hearing of Mashal murder case for 15 days

SC adjourns hearing of Mashal murder case for 15 days

A report regarding progress in investigation into the murder of Mashal was presented before the court on Thursday. The key accused has been arrested today on secret information. The DIG claimed that even Mashal Khan confirmed his absence in the campus after he was telephoned by the cops. Mashal Khan was lynched by a charged mob earlier this month in hostel of Abdul Wali Khan University in Mardan for allegedly reserving viewpoints contradictory to those embraced by conservative Pakistani ...


Pope warns powerful to act humbly or risk ruin in TED talk

Pope warns powerful to act humbly or risk ruin in TED talk

The theme for the TED conference was "The Future You", and Francis said he liked it "because, while looking at tomorrow, it invites us to open a dialogue today, to look at the future through a 'you'". "I am thrilled to be participating in your conference", the Pope said in an English translation of his remarks, which had been recorded earlier in Italian in Vatican City .



State, Local Governments Are Not Feeling Trump's New Tax Plan

This " massive tax cut " reduces the business tax rate to 15 per cent, down from a maximum of 35 per cent. Mnuchin said the proposed overhaul would amount to "the biggest tax cut" and the "largest tax reform" in USA history. The White House will formally begin the push to overhaul the tax code before the end of the year. Exactly how much has not been released , but in his campaign Trump suggested $15,000 for an individual and $30,000 for families.


Officer struck by auto, injured at Lexington County hospital

Officer struck by auto, injured at Lexington County hospital

At this point, there's no additional details of what the situation with the person was. S.C. Law Enforcement Division agents are investigating an officer-involved shooting at a Lexington County hospital. The officer's and the suspect's names have not been released yet. According to Berry, the wounded officer is a member of the hospital's private police force and is being treated for "non life-threatening injuries".



N'Korea conducts large-scale firing drill to show strike power

The battery is expected to be operational by the end of the year, the statement added . The drill was held in the region of Wonsan on North Korea's east coast, where the country has an air base and previously tested missiles. Images showed local protesters hurling water bottles at the vehicles and police trying to block them. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of SC told Reuters the Trump administration should be telling senators if it has a "red line".



Violent clashes at German nationalist conference

The around 600 delegates rejected her call to adopt a more moderate-sounding "Realpolitik" programme meant to shut down the party's more extremist voices, including those who have attacked Germany's Holocaust remembrance culture. "As long as the party is not willing to say in what direction it wants to go, a team will have to lead the campaign that can deal with this indecision better than I can".