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Saturday, January 20, 2018
 

World

House approves spending bill

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The House approved a stop-gap spending bill on Thursday night to keep the government open past Friday, but Senate Democrats - angered by President Trump's vulgar aspersions and a lack of progress on a broader budget and immigration deal - appeared......   | Read..
 

Macron confirms tapestry loan to UK

First published on 20-Jan-2018
France and Britain appear to be enjoying a new Entente Cordiale after French president Emmanuel Macron confirmed the famous Bayeux tapestry would be loaned to Britain in 2022....   | Read..
 

Prosecute 'terrorist' Saeed, US urges Pak

First published on 20-Jan-2018
The US on Friday said it has told Islamabad clearly that Hafiz Saeed is a "terrorist" and should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law....   | Read..
 

NZ PM Ardern says she is pregnant

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Jacinda Ardern, who became New Zealand's Prime Minister in October, attracted international attention when she denounced television interviewers who had asked whether she planned to have children i......   | Read..
 

Eagles settle Hotel lawsuit

First published on 20-Jan-2018
There can evidently be only one Hotel California....   | Read..
 

Pope slander slur shocks Chile

First published on 20-Jan-2018
Pope Francis accused victims of Chile's most notorious paedophile of slander on Friday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that has cost the Catholic......   | Read..
 

With Congress divided, US government heads for a shutdown

First published on 19-Jan-2018
A bitterly divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 7......   | Read..
 

Trump unveils Fake News list

First published on 19-Jan-2018
President Trump - who gleefully questioned President Barack Obama's birthplace for years without evidence - wanted to have a word with the American public about accuracy in reporting....   | Read..
 

More porn star details revealed

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Two reports this week offered more details about what they described as a sexual relationship between Donald J. Trump and Stephanie Clifford, the pornographic-film actress who was reportedly paid $......   | Read..
 

US defends remarks

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The US believes that suspending security assistance to Pakistan is important to put pressure on it to act against terror safe havens, the White House said as it defended President Donald Trump's re......   | Read..
 

Bardot joins #MeToo backlash

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Dozens of Hollywood's elite may have taken to the Golden Globes in black recently in solidarity of the #Me Too and Time's Up campaigns against sexual harassment in the industry, but Brigitte Bardot......   | Read..
 

Row over Black Friday

First published on 19-Jan-2018
The use of the term, Black Friday, is unaceptable as the black colour signifies negativity, a constitutional body that gives the Pakistan government legal advice on Islamic matters said and propose......   | Read..
 

Last straw for drinks

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Is this a further straw in the wind or the last straw?...   | Read..
 

Apple cash heads back to US

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Apple, which had long deferred paying taxes on its foreign earnings and had become synonymous with hoarding money overseas, unveiled plans on Wednesday that would bring back the vast majority of th......   | Read..
 

Lanka not to reverse women's alcohol ban

First published on 19-Jan-2018
A ban on selling alcohol to women will remain in place in Sri Lanka, after the finance minister reversed his earlier decision to lift it....   | Read..
 

Chicken King told off for biscuit gifts

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Britain's Indian-origin Chicken King, Ranjit SinghBoparan, has been told off for sending boxes of biscuits to MPs investigating his company over a hygiene scandal....   | Read..
 

Pope weds attendants on plane

First published on 19-Jan-2018
Pope Francis married a couple of airline employees aboard the papal plane as it flew over Chile on the third day of his South American trip....   | Read..
 

52 die in bus blaze in Kazakh steppes

First published on 18-Jan-2018
A bus caught fire in a remote part of Kazakhstan on Thursday, killing 52 citizens of neighbouring Uzbekistan, the Kazakh Interior Ministry said on Thursday....   | Read..
 

Minister of loneliness appointed in Britain

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Britain has appointed a minister for loneliness to take forward the work of murdered lawmaker Jo Cox and tackle the isolation felt by more than one in 10 people in the UK....   | Read..
 

Suspect arrested in Zainab rape case

First published on 18-Jan-2018
Pakistani authorities on Wednesday arrested a suspect in the rape and murder of a 7-year-old girl that ignited nationwide protests and outrage over allegations of government inaction, two police of......   | Read..