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World United States trims Pakistan military aid over 'Haqqani inaction'
Author: 0 United States trims Pakistan military aid over 'Haqqani inaction'

On July 19, the US State Department, in its Country Reports on Terrorism , and under the subtitle Terrorist Safe Havens, said: "Numerous terrorist groups, including the Haqqani Network (HQN), Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), and Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), continued to operate from Pakistani soil in 2016".

World Chad Collins dominates round two at Barbasol Championship
Author: 0 Chad Collins dominates round two at Barbasol Championship

Richy Werenski is also on five under and has two holes of his round to play on Friday after darkness brought an end to play before he could finish, with a host of other players also unable to complete 18 holes. "This year's been kind of a struggle for me", Collins said. "It's a little sore, but it's been a little sore since the U.S. Open", Furyk said. The Love family didn't fair as well, though, as Davis Love III and his son Dru, shot 1 and 2-over on the day respectively.

World Rising crime spells deep trouble for Theresa May
Author: 0 Rising crime spells deep trouble for Theresa May

The data shows police recorded almost five million crimes in the last year - 458,021 more than the previous year. But Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner Martyn Underhill says more funding is needed for the county. "Some of the increases recorded by the police are in the low volume, but high harm", he said, pointing out that the separate Crime Survey for England and Wales - which appears to contradict police data, showing a fall in overall crime - is "not created to measure" offences ...

World Unemployment Rate Drops in 10 States During June
Author: 0 Unemployment Rate Drops in 10 States During June

The national unemployment rate increased to 4.4 percent in June. Nationally, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.4% in June, compared to 4.3% in May. The biggest increase occurred in the leisure and hospitality industry, which added 7,400 jobs to reach a total of 407,500. Employment in six Virginia industry sectors rose in June while falling in four segments and remaining unchanged in one, information.

Author: 0 The spokesperson of the White House Sean Spicer resigns

Spicer reportedly quit his top level White House position after Anthony Scaramucci was appointed as White House communications director . Spicer's departure reflected turmoil within Trump's legal and communication teams amid investigation into possible ties between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation.

World Philippines' Duterte says he'll never visit 'lousy' America
Author: 0 Philippines' Duterte says he'll never visit 'lousy' America

The hearing in the U.S.is meant to come up with "policy recommendations for ensuring accountability for human rights violations and for addressing the problems of drug abuse and trafficking", said McGovern. In the first year of his presidency, he has visited 16 sovereign countries. "President Duterte by all accounts seems to not have a high regard for human rights".

World Trump attacks NY Times for 'sick agenda' on national security
Author: 0 Trump attacks NY Times for 'sick agenda' on national security

President Donald Trump ripped off a slew of assertions on Twitter Saturday morning, including a claim that the "Failing New York Times" intentionally foiled a US attempt to kill the leader of ISIS. There's a great need to inform the American public about what we're up to. Pentagon officials have said that Baghdadi no longer is involved in the Islamic State's day-to-day operations.

World Farooq Abdullah wants US, China help to resolve Kashmir issue
Author: 0 Farooq Abdullah wants US, China help to resolve Kashmir issue

The clarification came after questions were raised about the different ways the United States has described Jammu and Kashmir. BJP leader Sudhanshu Trivedi said that it is the Nehru-Gandhi family and the Abdullah family who are responsible for the incumbent crisis in Kashmir.

World Trump Seeking New Ideas On Afghanistan From Service Members
Author: 0 Trump Seeking New Ideas On Afghanistan From Service Members

Now 8,400 USA troops are in Afghanistan , training and advising local security forces, the newspaper reported. On Wednesday, Trump's National Security Council met to discuss the South Asia strategy, a diplomatic and military plan to stabilize Afghanistan.

World Philippine Parliament Extends Mindanao Martial Law
Author: 0 Philippine Parliament Extends Mindanao Martial Law

Extension of martial law got bigger support from the House of Representatives , with 245 representatives voting in favor and 14 against. "We don't have (any) categorical statement to say that there are no human rights violations because your honor numerous people have left their homes.

Author: 0 BBCI: Three Israelis stabbed to death in West Bank attack

The Palestinian Maan news agency and Israeli Haaretz newspaper reported that an 18-year-old Palestinian was killed in the Ras al-Amud neighbourhood during rallies prompted by Israel imposing a ban on men under 50 entering Jerusalem's Old City.

Author: 0 United States defends no longer arming Syrian rebels

While President Donald Trump appeared to adhere to this view more so than his predecessor, he took a more aggressive approach in April when he ordered an unprecedented attack on a Syrian air force base, claiming it was the origins of chemical weapons strike on civilians days prior.

World Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to visit Telford today
Author: 0 Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to visit Telford today

The study found 34 per cent of voters said they were satisfied with Mrs May's performance, down nine points from last month and 22 points from April, when she called the election. Her net satisfaction rating then was minus seven. Asked who was more capable of being PM, 46% of voters went for Mrs May, compared to 38% for Mr Corbyn .

Author: 0 TONIGHT on 'Hannity': Spicer & Priebus Discuss White House Shakeup

The Simpsons have ridiculed Donald Trump's first 100 days, showing Sean Spicer taking his own life and Ivanka Trump being appointed to the Supreme Court. The appointment swiftly precipitated the resignation of press secretary Sean Spicer who, along with senior aides Reince Priebus and Steve Bannon , is said to have vehemently objected to Scaramucci's hiring.

World Why Trump Critics Should Pray He Pardons Himself
Author: 0 Why Trump Critics Should Pray He Pardons Himself

Mueller's investigation into the administration's alleged ties to Russian Federation. A conflict of interest among his team would undermine the Russian Federation investigation . Trump legal team will likely point to Mueller's friendship with sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , donations by members of his team to the Democratic party, and a dispute with a Trump-owned golf course of which Mueller was a member many years ago.

World Trump Starts War Against Special Counsel Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Trump Starts War Against Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Trump "clearly" has confidence in Sessions or "he would not be the attorney general", Sanders said . " Trump has asked his advisers about his power to pardon aides, family members and even himself in connection with the probe", according to the Washington Post .

World Three woman killed in early morning crash in Co Louth
Author: 0 Three woman killed in early morning crash in Co Louth

The three-vehicle crash happened on the main Monaghan to Dublin road, south of Aclint Bridge near Ardee, County Louth, at about 01:00 local time on Friday. An examination by Garda Forensic Collision Investigators is due to get underway. Gardaí say motorists using the M1 should divert at junction 17 for Castleblayney and to avoid the area of the crash if possible.

Author: 0 Three Israelis reportedly killed, one wounded in West Bank stabbing attack

His comments come ahead of a planned Palestinian "day of rage" in Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank, called for by the Fatah movement, which is incensed at the Israeli response to an attack near the site last Friday that left three Palestinian gunmen and two Israeli police dead.

World US Air Strike Accidentally Kills Afghan Security Forces In Helmand Province
Author: 0 US Air Strike Accidentally Kills Afghan Security Forces In Helmand Province

Airstrikes by U.S. warplanes have also significantly increased in recent months against the purported positions of the Taliban militant group and other terror outfits in the crisis-hit country. Every so often, United States air raids kill both Afghan soldiers and civilians across the country. "During a USA supported [Afghan defence forces] operation, aerial fires resulted in the deaths of the friendly Afghan forces who were gathered in a compound..." Officials issued a statement calling the ...

World No response from North Korea as time runs out
Author: 0 No response from North Korea as time runs out

Overall exports from North Korea , excluding trade with South Korea , rose 4.6 percent past year to US$2.82 billion thanks to shipments of fishery products, which soared 74.0 percent, the South's central bank said. The announcement comes a little over a month after the death of Otto Warmbier . "It's South Korea that is desperate for talks right now, not the North .

World SC to decide on early hearing of Ayodhya site
Author: 0 SC to decide on early hearing of Ayodhya site

The Supreme court on Friday said that it will take a decision on early hearing of the long pending Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid demolition case. "We are going to list the main matter soon". On March 22, the CJI had surprised opposing parties by appealing for a negotiated settlement and even offering his services as a mediator. The Allahabad High Court had in 2010 directed that the Ayodhya site, where the Babri Masjid once stood, be split between Nirmohi Akhara, the Waqf Board and the Ramlala, ...