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by | September 22, 2017 | 18:26

In a video released in media on Thursday (today), Musharraf blamed PPP co-chairman and Benazir Bhutto's widower Asif Ali Zardari for the former PM and her brother Murtaza Bhutto's murder. Terming the former Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Beitullah Mehsud's role in Benazir's assassination a reality, Musharraf said all evidence is available in this regard.

by | September 22, 2017 | 18:28

Addressing his party workers who gathered for the momentous occasion, Raj Thackeray said the central government is conspiring with fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim to bring him back to India just so that it can claim bragging rights. "But, the BJP wants to claim his return and surrender to their pockets to win the 2019 Lok Sabha elections". It is that man (Dawood) who is keen to return...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:34

He said the dates and venues for the fixtures will be confirmed shortly. With India not available to play the Boxing Day Test in December, South Africa will ask Zimbabwe to play the Traditional Test. "We have now finalised the fixtures for a very busy home summer of worldwide cricket.The Mahatma Gandhi-Nelson Mandela Test series starts at Newlands on Friday, January 5 and will be a series to be watched as the number 1 and 2 best ranked teams in the world challenge for the Freedom Trophy", CSA ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:34

As tensions continue to ratchet up with North Korea, CNN has learned that the U.S. is considering shooting down a North Korean ballistic missile even if it does not directly threaten the USA or its allies. Following the September 15 test, US Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday that the US has not seen a reason to shoot down any North Korean missiles as of yet.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:28

Japan has asked China to play a key role in dealing with North Korea but at the same time has sought to form a "coalition against China" with nations including India and Australia amid China's growing assertiveness in regional waters, Kono said.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:30

He said South Korea is now capable of overcoming any imbalance of power between the North through its ironclad alliance with America. South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha met with Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski and Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz in NY on Wednesday on the occasion of their attendance at the U.N.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:26

Trump has called Moon's approach " appeasement ", and Japan has also expressed disagreement Seoul's decision to send aid. The South had said earlier it aims to send $4.5 million worth of nutritional products for children and pregnant women through the World Food Programme and $3.5 million worth of vaccines and medicinal treatments through UNICEF.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:24

Breaking the ice in their ties, Pakistan and the U.S. have agreed to "stay engaged" and carry forward the relationship that has been under strain after President Donald Trump warned Islamabad against providing safe havens to terrorists. "I think it will just complicate the situation and it will not resolve anything", warned the Pakistani prime minister. Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khan Abbasi while his meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in NY on Thursday demanded ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:21

When Democratic leaders Sen. Washington heads are still spinning from a new negotiating dynamic that no one expected - not Schumer and Pelosi, and not their Republican counterparts, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:23

Leo Varadkar (centre) and Minister for European Affairs Helen McEntee greet European Parliament Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofstadt on his arrival at Government Buildings, Dublin. The outspoken Verhofstadt, who is now in Stormont, said: "The resurrection of the border problem is the effect of the decision of Britain to leave the union, so it is their responsibility to come forward with solutions".

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:24

North Korea has pressed on with its nuclear and ballistic missile programs despite multiple global sanctions, including a new round this week that limited oil imports to the regime. Newsis' source said there are plans for the "U.S". South Korea officially played them down, while some politicians anxious that Trump's words signalled a loss of influence for Seoul.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:20

Comey has also said that Trump, in a private Oval Office meeting in February, told him that he hoped he would end the FBI investigation into Flynn, an allegation that Trump has denied. Mueller's team has not reached out for any additional documents or information from Trump. According to both reports , the Mueller team has organized its document requests into 13 different subject areas.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:18

The move came shortly before activists started accusing the social media giant of censoring posts about the military campaign against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar. According to the United Nations, at least 422,000 Rohingyas have fled to Bangladesh since August 25, after the Myanmar Army launched a military offensive following attacks on multiple government posts by Rohingya rebels.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:09

But it is rare for the pilotless aircraft to enter Israeli airspace. The incident came hours before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was due to address the U.N. He also is concerned about Tehran's support for anti-Israel groups like Hezbollah, and its development of long-range missiles capable of striking his country.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:09

India took a 2-0 lead in the 5-match series against Australia by winning the second ODI at Eden Gardens by 50 runs . Australian players celebrate the dismissal of Rohit Sharma during the second ODI against India in Kolkata on Thursday.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:10

They are also said to have stepped up their investigation into the "bucket bomb" on a London Underground train. Two other men were arrested over the weekend. "I saw Penny being pulled out, basically; I didn't see Ron, don't know if he was there". The home-made bomb went off on Friday during the morning rush hour on a packed train at Parsons Green underground station, engulfing the carriage in flames, although it appeared that the device did not fully explode.

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:10

SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said the SEC detected the problem with the Edgar system, a main clearing house for filings by public companies, in 2016 and fixed it. In 2015, the SEC brought the first insider trading case of its kind against a group of rogue stock traders who used hackers in Ukraine to get nonpublic information about companies.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:35

Garcia, like many in Southern California, said he spent Tuesday night and part of Wednesday trying to contact family members near Mexico City . He said the group would take similar actions in Mexico City . "The President also pledged to continue close coordination with Mexico as the two countries respond to the recent earthquakes and hurricanes ", the White House said.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:33

Obama said attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act are "being done without any demonstrable economic or actuarial or plain common-sense rationale". The former president also addressd climate change, calling it the "threat that may define the contours of this century more than any other". Obama has reemerged in public infrequently since leaving the White House in January, focused instead on writing a memoir and traveling.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:30

Khurania also said that the standard procedure required by any enforcement agency for conducting a raid at the residence of a high court judge was not followed in this case. The custodians of Prasad Education Trust, which owned of one of the 46 medical colleges barred by the central government, had allegedly approached Quddusi and three others with a view to settling a matter involving permission to set up medical colleges pending in the Supreme Court .

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:33

Kimmel didn't mince words for Cassidy, who Kimmel said "wasn't very honest" when he appeared on the show in the spring. Cassidy coined the notion of a " Jimmy Kimmel Test " for any new healthcare law. The bill says that in some cases, states can apply for waivers to amend health insurance regulations to allow insurers to offer smaller health insurance plans.

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:34

The weakest one becomes the strongest ( Dwayne Johnson ), tallest one becomes the shortest ( Kevin Hart ), and one of the girls turns into a middle aged man ( Jack Black ). The Rock's strengths include: fearless, climbing, speed, boomerang, and smolder intensity. "Am I shaking? Am I still black?" he asks. Does it look like a particularly amusing or inspired script? Also, we can't help but laughing at the sight of The Rock carrying Kevin Hart on his back now that we know how miserable it ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:32

General Assembly. On September 15, the UN Security Council hold an emergency meeting over another missile launch by North Korea, which took place four days after the adoption of Resolution 2375, which toughens sanctions against Pyongyang .

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:30

A spokesperson who said Price charters private jets when commercial flights aren't feasible did not elaborate on why that was the case last week. Price took five flights between Washington D.C., Maine, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania between September 13 and September 15 for official business, according to internal HHS documents cited by Politico .

by | September 21, 2017 | 11:33

The Washington Post added there was no evidence in the emails that such a briefing took place or that Manafort's message even made it to Deripaska. "I think if anybody, and I've said this, if Paul Manafort , Roger Stone, or Rick Gates or Carter Page, or anybody else attempted to influence the outcome of the US election through any means that's inappropriate - through collusion, coordination or cooperation - I hope they go to jail for the rest of their lives", Lewandowski said at George ...