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Tuesday, January 23, 2018
 

World

Senate votes to end shutdown

First published on 23-Jan-2018
The Senate voted 81-18 on Monday to end the three-day old government shutdown, with Democrats joining Republicans to clear the way for the passage of a short-term spending package that would fund the government till February 8 in exchange for a pr......   | Read..
 

Trump worsens issue

First published on 23-Jan-2018
When President Trump mused last year about protecting immigrants brought to the US illegally as children, calling them "these incredible kids", aides implored him privately to stop talkin......   | Read..
 

Number of minorities rise in Pak to 2.99m

First published on 23-Jan-2018
The number of voters from the minority communities in Pakistan has increased to 2.99 million from 2.77 million after the 2013 general election, with Hindus constituting half of the total non-Muslim......   | Read..
 

Pope sorry for upsetting abuse victims

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Pope Francis, in an extremely rare act of self-criticism, apologised to victims of clerical sex abuse on Sunday, acknowledging he had "wounded many" in comments defending a Chilean bishop......   | Read..
 

Pakistan to seize Saeed charities

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday said his government will push ahead with plans to seize control of charities run by Hafiz Saeed, and warned the US not to weaken Pakistan....   | Read..
 

Protests greet N. Koreans in Seoul

First published on 23-Jan-2018
A North Korean delegation wrapped up a rare visit to South Korea on Monday to plan cultural performances there during the Winter Olympics, and was met with both enthusiastic crowds and angry protes......   | Read..
 

Turkey shells Kurd targets in north Syria

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Turkey shelled targets in northern Syria on Monday and said it would swiftly crush the US-backed Kurdish YPG fighters who control the Afrin region, amid growing international concern over its three......   | Read..
 

Palace announces another wedding

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Princess Eugenie, 27, another of the Queen's grandchildren, is to marry her long-term boyfriend, Jack Brooksbank, 31, Buckingham Palace announced on Monday....   | Read..
 

Priti denies she was fired

First published on 23-Jan-2018
Priti Patel has given her first interview since she was sacked as international development secretary in November last year - and immediately gone against received wisdom in the business community ......   | Read..
 
 

Kabul hotel attack kills at least 30

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and wounded many more, although th......   | Read..
 

Macron-vs-Trump brews in Davos

First published on 22-Jan-2018
European leaders will be out in force at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week to defend multilateralism before President Donald Trump arrives to deliver his "America First" message....   | Read..
 

Oxford debate on time balm for women

First published on 22-Jan-2018
An extended time limit for completing math and computer science exams at Oxford University have had a positive impact on the grades of female students....   | Read..
 

Rohingya camps tense

First published on 22-Jan-2018
Tension mounted on Sunday at refugee camps in Bangladesh holding hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims over an operation to send them back to Myanmar, from where they have fled following a mili......   | Read..
 

China swipe at US 'flaw'

First published on 22-Jan-2018
China's official news agency said in a commentary on Sunday that the shutdown of the US government exposed "chronic flaws" in the US political system....   | Read..
 

Death for 'IS' German

First published on 22-Jan-2018
An Iraqi court on Sunday sentenced to death a German woman of Moroccan origin for membership of the Islamic State, a spokesperson said....   | Read..
 

'Trump shutdown' starts as talks fail

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Much of the federal government officially shut down early Saturday morning after Senate Democrats, showing remarkable solidarity in the face of a clear political danger, blocked consideration of a ......   | Read..
 

Police board Gatwick flight over pilot fears

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Armed police boarded a flight seconds before takeoff after cabin crew called for help over fears the pilot was drunk....   | Read..
 

Petty died from 'overdose'

First published on 21-Jan-2018
Tom Petty, the chart-topping singer and songwriter, died in October from an accidental drug overdose as a result of mixing medications that included opioids, the medical examiner-coroner for the co......   | Read..
 

A Year in Provence author Mayle dead

First published on 21-Jan-2018
The British author Peter Mayle, who sold the dream of giving up the 9-5 treadmill and relocating to a rural idyll to millions of harassed office workers all over the world in his best selling A Yea......   | Read..