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US,China offers support to Pakistan in terror fight

ISLAMABAD -UNS : US and China on Friday strongly condemned the terrorist attack at a Sufi shrine in Sehwan, Sindh province and offered its support to Pakistan in its fight against menace of terrorism and extremism. “We strongly condemn this terrorist attack, express our deep …

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Trump to unveil overhauled immigration order

WASHINGTON -UNS : US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will issue a new executive order to replace his controversial directive suspending travel to the United States by citizens of seven mostly Muslim countries. At a White House news conference on Thursday, Trump said …

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Trump NSA Michael Flynn resigns over Russia contacts

WASHINGTON -UNS : Donald Trump’s national security advisor Michael Flynn resigned amid controversy over his contacts with the Russian government Monday, a stunning first departure from the new president’s inner circle less than a month after his inauguration. The White House said Trump had accepted …

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Harvard university hosts debate on Kashmir issue

BOSTON -UNS: In what is the first ever such event held at Harvard University, the top American university witnessed a debate on the Kashmir dispute before a 400-plus audience of professors, scholars and students where representatives of Pakistan, India and the All Parties Hurryiat Conference …

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Apple boss issues message to employees on Muslim ban

WASHINGTON -UNS: Apple boss Tim Cook criticized US President Donald Trump’s executive order on travel ban on seven Muslim-majority countries during a speech at a Scottish university, where he was honored with an honorary doctorate. Commenting on this travel ban, he also issued a brilliant …

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US general calls for review of relationship with Pakistan

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The top US commander in Afghanistan said on Thursday that there was a need for a “holistic review” of the relationship with Pakistan, alleging that it was supporting the Taliban and undermining the Afghan government. “Our complex relationship with Pakistan is best …

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US court rejects bid to reinstate Trump travel ban

Los Angeles: A US federal appeals court early Sunday rejected a request by the Department of Justice to immediately reinstate President Donald Trump’s travel ban. Trump’s administration had lodged the request with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals as part of an appeal against a …

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Donald Trump blasts court ruling

WASHINGTON -uns : US President Donald Trump lashed out Saturday at a court ruling suspending his controversial ban on travelers from seven Muslim countries, dismissing it as “ridiculous” and vowing to get it overturned. The order blocking the ban, issued late Friday by Seattle US …

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Senkaku Islands Chinese territory for centuries : China warns US

TOKYO: China warned the US Saturday it was risking instability in Asia after President Donald Trump’s new defence secretary vowed to back Japan in any military clash with Beijing over a disputed island chain. The Senkaku Islands, known in China as the Diaoyus, are at …

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Angelina Jolie slams Trump travel ban

LOS ANGELES -UNS/Reuters – Actress and human rights advocate Angelina Jolie on Thursday said U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order barring travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries hurts vulnerable refugees and could fuel extremism. Without directly naming Trump, Jolie, who has served as a special envoy …

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