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Kashmir problem should be resolved through negotiations:US Senators

ISLAMABAD -UNS : The visiting US Congressional delegation led by Senator John McCain on Sunday urged both India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir issue through dialogue and asserted that peace in Afghanistan could not be possible without Pakistan’s help. The delegation met Adviser on …

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US travel ban takes effect, with lawyers on hand just in case

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Lawyers and rights activists took up positions at major US airports as a weakened version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban took effect late Thursday. But there were no signs of the chaos that erupted when the first version of the restriction, …

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India lose six as Yuvraj, Dhoni, Jadhav return to pavilion

 India lost the wickets of Yuvraj Sindh, MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav within few overs as Pakistan picked up six Indian wickets chasing a mammoth 338 in the Champions Trophy finale at The Oval on Sunday. Leg spinner Shadab Khan trapped Yuvraj Singh right in …

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Trump owes lenders at least $315 million, disclosure shows

WASHINGTON D.C.: President Donald Trump had personal liabilities of at least $315.6 million to German, U.S. and other lenders as of mid-2017, according to a federal financial disclosure form released late on Friday by the U.S. Office of Government Ethics. He had roughly $20 million …

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CM Shehbaz shares details of JIT appearance with PM Nawaz

ISLAMABAD -UNS – Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif met his brother and Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, in the capital today after his appearance before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe Panama case. Shehbaz Sharif was summoned by the JIT earlier this week whereas the …

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LONDON -UNS: Hardik Pandya of India reacts after a dropped catch off his bowling during the ICC Champions trophy cricket match between India and Sri Lanka at The Oval in London on June 8, 2017 (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Sri Lanka staged a superb …

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US warns Beijing on South China Sea islands

The US will not accept China’s militarisation of man-made islands in the South China Sea, Defence Secretary James Mattis has warned. Speaking at a security conference in Singapore, he said such moves undermined regional stability. China’s territorial claims in the resource-rich South China Sea are …

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US quits Paris climate pact

WASHINGTON -UNS/BBC – President Donald Trump has announced that the US is withdrawing from the 2015 Paris climate agreement. He said moves to negotiate a new “fair” deal that would not disadvantage US businesses and workers would begin. Mr Trump said during last year’s presidential …

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Trump is isolated, stressed out and gaining weight: new report

WASHINGTON -UNS: US President Donald Trump is reportedly becoming isolated and stressed as the demands of the Presidency take its toll, says a new report. “He now lives within himself, which is a dangerous place for Donald Trump to be,” one source close to Mr …

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Over 40% decline in US visas for Pakistan, 28% increase for India

WASHINGTON -UNS: Pakistan has had a significant 40% drop in the number of American visas granted to its nationals under the new Donald Trump administration despite not being on the list of the US President’s travel ban countries. The number of non-immigrant US visas to …

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