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Malala Completes Emotional Four-Day Visit To Pakistan

Malala Completes Emotional Four-Day Visit To Pakistan

Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousufzai wrapped up her four-day visit to Pakistan and flew back to London from Rawalpindi airport Monday. After initial treatment in Pakistan, she was later flown to London. Following the Taliban shooting, Malala left Pakistan for the United Kingdom, where she has lived ever since. She said, "Nowadays my focus is only on my education ensuring every girl that she has the right to higher education and making her future on her own choice".


At least 20 dead after gun battles and protests in Kashmir

At least 20 dead after gun battles and protests in Kashmir

Kashmir has been divided between nuclear-armed India and Pakistan since the end of British colonial rule in 1947. The death of 13 Kashmiri militants and three soldiers in counterinsurgency operations in Shopian and other parts of south Kashmir on Sunday flags the start of what is likely to be a long hot summer of bloodshed in the Valley.


Scientists Track Chinese Space Station's Final Hours in Orbit

Scientists Track Chinese Space Station's Final Hours in Orbit

Ren Guoqiang, China's defense ministry spokesman, said Thursday that Beijing has been briefing the United Nations and the global community about Tiangong 1's re-entry through multiple channels. However, on Friday, before updating the latest time window, the Aerospace Corp. said the debris would most likely descend into the Pacific Ocean .


China begins new tariffs on 128 United States products

China begins new tariffs on 128 United States products

China said the decision, which affects around $3bn worth of imports from the United States , is aimed at safeguarding its interests and balancing losses caused by tariffs imposed by Trump . A bigger dispute looms over Trump's approval of possible higher duties on almost $50 billion of Chinese goods in a dispute over technology policy.


Costa Rica set for Centre-Left President

Costa Rica set for Centre-Left President

We think this area needs more voices, reasoned analysis and ideas than just those provided by News Corp, lifestyle mags, Facebook groups and corporate newsletters. After moving to Panama because of his wife's architectural career - and writing a novel there - he returned to Costa Rica to help out on Solis's 2014 presidential campaign.