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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
 

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Obama called for jury duty in Chicago

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Barack Obama has been called up for jury duty in his hometown of Chicago and plans to serve, according to local court officials....   | Read..
 

Interstellar visitor races into solar system

First published on 29-Oct-2017
A small asteroid or comet that has been spotted racing through our solar system may have come from elsewhere in the galaxy, US space scientists say, possibly marking the first such interstellar vis......   | Read..
 

Pope calls for EU unity

First published on 29-Oct-2017
Pope Francis, in a major speech on Europe, on Saturday urged the EU to "recover the sense of being a single community" if it wants a future of prosperity and fairness for all....   | Read..
 

Madrid sacks Catalonia president & parliament, calls snap poll on Dec 21

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The Madrid government sacked Catalonia's president and dismissed its parliament on Friday, hours after the region declared itself an independent nation in Spain's gravest political crisis since the......   | Read..
 

Catalans declare independence

First published on 28-Oct-2017
In a major escalation of Spain's territorial conflict, the Spanish Senate on Friday authorised the government to take direct control of the fractious region of Catalonia, just after Catalan lawmake......   | Read..
 

Vegas killer brain to be examined for clues

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The brains typically come by FedEx. They arrive a couple of times a month at the laboratory of Dr Hannes Vogel, director of neuropathology at Stanford University Medical Centre. He prefers to recei......   | Read..
 

Imran party wins bypoll

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Pakistan's Opposition Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, led by Imran Khan, swept to a comfortable by-election victory on the edge of the northwestern city of Peshawar, though its majority was trimmed by......   | Read..
 

Outspoken journalist attacked in Islamabad

First published on 28-Oct-2017
An outspoken Pakistani journalist working with The News daily was attacked with iron rods by three men on motorcycles here today. He was seriously hurt with head injuries....   | Read..
 

JFK files released

First published on 28-Oct-2017
President Trump ordered the long-awaited release on Thursday of more than 2,800 documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, but bowed to pressure from the CIA and FBI by wi......   | Read..
 

Newman's Rolex sells for record$17.8m

First published on 28-Oct-2017
The timepiece was so "rare", so "famous" and so "legendary", that watch collectors and dealers tired of adjectives and turned to full-throated phrases....   | Read..
 

Taxi driver faces jail for stalking Jemima

First published on 28-Oct-2017
Imran Khan's former wife Jemima Khan was harassed for a year by a taxi driver who became obsessed with her and sent her lovesick messages after she had agreed innocently for a selfie when she was f......   | Read..
 

WhatsApp allows unsend

First published on 28-Oct-2017
WhatsApp users will have a new way to hastily unsend embarrassing messages, with a new update set to add the ability to delete sent messages for the first time....   | Read..
 

Wiki no to firm linked to Trump

First published on 27-Oct-2017
The WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Wednesday that he had rebuffed a request for help last year from the head of a data firm that worked for Donald J. Trump and is now facing congressional......   | Read..
 

Harvey faces UK heat

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Harvey Weinstein could be stripped of an honour he was given by the Queen in 2004 for his "outstanding contribution to the British film industry", as yet another actress - the sixth - cam......   | Read..
 

Saudis to invest in Branson's space firm

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund plans to invest about $1 billion in Richard Branson's space company, Virgin Galactic, and sister companies The Spaceship Company and Virgin Orbit, according to......   | Read..
 

Sick girl held by US agents

First published on 27-Oct-2017
A 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy has been detained by federal immigration authorities in Texas after she passed through a Border Patrol checkpoint on her way to a hospital to undergo emergenc......   | Read..
 

Luton woman admits killing elder sister

First published on 27-Oct-2017
Luton, which has a large Pakistan community, has been shaken by a horrific killing - a sister has admitted cutting her elder sister's throat and severing her hand....   | Read..
 

Sharif warrant issued

First published on 27-Oct-2017
A Pakistani anti-graft court today issued a bailable arrest warrant against former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after he failed to appear before it in two cases related to the Panama Papers scandal....   | Read..
 

NY actress says Bush senior groped her

First published on 27-Oct-2017
A second actress has come forward to accuse former President George H.W. Bush of touching her from behind during a photo-op....   | Read..
 

Four sound Trump alarm

First published on 26-Oct-2017
A former Republican President. A senior Republican senator with a critical illness. A retiring Republican senator. And now an independent-minded Republican senator who faced a difficult, if not imp......   | Read..