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  • Cuba crash: Company had received safety complaints
    on 20/05/2018 at 6:59 am

    Mexico's government has said that its National Civil Aviation Authority will carry out an operational audit of Damojh airlines to see if its "current operating conditions continue meeting regulations" and to help collect information for investigation into Friday's crash in Cuba that left 110 dead. […]

  • Trump, Moon discuss N Korea's threat to scrap summit
    on 20/05/2018 at 6:58 am

    In a telephonic conversation on Sunday, US President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in "exchanged views on various actions taken by North Korea recently", Moon's office said in a statement. […]

  • Pak to give greater authority to PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan
    on 20/05/2018 at 6:48 am

    Pakistan's top civil and military leaders have decided to give greater administrative and financial authority to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan, the region through which the controversial $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) passes. […]

  • US shooter spared people he 'liked' to have his story told
    on 20/05/2018 at 6:47 am


  • Wrongful imprisonment sheds light on slow justice in Pakistan
    on 20/05/2018 at 4:28 am

    Asma Nawab spent two decades in jail, wrongfully accused of murdering her family. Finally acquitted, she is seeking a new life, free from whispers and memories, as her plight draws fresh questions over Pakistan's woeful justice system. […]

  • First lady returns to White House after kidney treatment
    on 19/05/2018 at 3:55 pm

    The White House says the first lady returned to the White House on Saturday morning. She had been at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center near Washington since having an embolization procedure Monday for an unspecified kidney condition that the White House said was benign. […]

  • Cuba mourns after 107 killed in airliner crash
    on 19/05/2018 at 3:21 pm

    Cuba began two days of national mourning Saturday for victims of the crash of a state airways plane that killed all but three of its 110 passengers and crew. […]

  • Windsor cheers, waves flags for 'dream' royal wedding
    on 19/05/2018 at 1:18 pm

    There was silence along the Long Walk in Windsor as thousands of well-wishers listened to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say their vows - then the crowd erupted into cheers and popped prosecco corks as they were declared husband and wife. […]

  • Pakistan racing to meet FATF demands before June
    on 19/05/2018 at 12:29 pm

    Pakistan is giving finishing touches to its action plan that proposes measures for combating money laundering and terror financing to prevent itself from being placed on the grey list of a global watchdog next month, according to a media report. […]

  • Detained Saudi women driving campaigners branded traitors
    on 19/05/2018 at 8:31 am

    Pro-government media outlets have splashed their photos online and across newspapers, accusing them of betrayal. The stunning arrests come before Saudi Arabia is set to lift the ban on women driving next month. […]

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  • Pak bunkers destroyed by BSF troops along IB
    on 20/05/2018 at 7:10 am

    The Border Security Force (BSF) said that the Pakistan Rangers today "pleaded" with them to stop firing along the IB after being pounded with heavy artillery that also left a trooper dead across the border. […]

  • Fuel touches all time highs as oil cos hike rates
    on 20/05/2018 at 5:17 am

    Petrol price today touched a record high of Rs 76.24 per litre and diesel climbed to its highest ever level of Rs 67.57 as the oil PSUs passed on four weeks of relentless rise in international oil prices to consumers. […]

  • After Karnataka, Telangana focus state for BJP
    on 20/05/2018 at 5:14 am

    With the election process in Karnataka coming to a close, Telangana would be one of the focus states for BJP and the party was gearing up for the polls in 2019, state BJP president K Laxman has said. Amit Shah is likely to visit Telangana next month to assess the political situation. […]

  • Buoyed by Karnataka, opposition sees federal front taking shape
    on 20/05/2018 at 12:17 am

    The Congress-JD(S) combine’s success in defeating BJP’s efforts to form a government in Karnataka boosted the morale of opposition parties who are trying to create a ‘federal front’ with Congress as a partner but not as leader of the pack ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls […]

  • Mumbai man becomes first to be put on no-fly list
    on 19/05/2018 at 8:34 pm

    His act of leaving a hijack message in the business class lavatory of a Mumbai-Delhi flight on October 30, 2017, which had forced the plane to divert to Ahmedabad, has led Jet Airways to ban him from flying its planes for five years. […]