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by | March 12, 2018 | 13:12

Both men were immediately caught and thrashed by the crowd before the Punjab police took them into custody. The student chanted a slogan "Labbaik Ya Rasoolullah" and managed to reach out to Mr Sharif. Another man hurled a shoe at Sharif, almost missing him but hitting a person standing behind him. After the attack, the PML-N leader went ahead with his address but shortened his speech before thanking the organisers and praying for the deceased cleric.

by | March 12, 2018 | 13:05

A senior government official said Akie Abe's name appeared in the original documents but was deleted. The finance ministry plans to submit all findings available at the moment on its investigation into the case to parliament on Monday afternoon, Suga said.

by | March 12, 2018 | 12:35

The deadly attack was carried out by Taliban militants Friday night in Farah Rod area of Bala Buluk district, northeastern of the provincial capital Farah city, the report quoted Farid Bakhtawar, chairman of the provincial council, as saying.

by | March 12, 2018 | 12:29

Because from today, commuters in Sydney will be able to use their credit or debit cards to touch on to both light rail and ferries without having to use an Opal card. This offer has since been expanded to American Express and VISA. The state's Opal system is modelled on London's Oyster card. " Opal remains the most economical way for regular travellers to get around on the public transport network, offering transfer discounts and lower fares than a single-trip journey, however ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 12:27

She said she then turned around and found her child at a cross street in NY. Ford told police she was unsure how her baby ended up in the street and told officers that she thought the infant was in the back of her vehicle, police said. The 27-year-old mother, who is not in police custody, was charged with the misdemeanor of endangering the welfare of a child which could mean up to one year in prison if convicted.

by | March 12, 2018 | 12:23

The aircraft reportedly left Dhaka at 12:30pm which was scheduled to arrive at 2:15 pm. Initial reports suggest 17 injured have been shifted to hospital, while efforts are underway to extinguish the fire that has engulfed the plane. Photos and video posted on social media showed smoke rising from an airport runway. An airport official said the plane was flight BS 211, but hung up the phone without giving any other details.

by | March 12, 2018 | 12:17

Intel Corporation is reportedly mulling a bid for semiconductor company Broadcom , a month after the latter's proposal to takeover rival Qualcomm was rejected . " Broadcom has a major data center networking play that fits nicely with Intel as well". As with the Broadcom-Qualcomm deal, the Intel-Broadcom deal would need to go under piercing scrutiny from regulators worldwide.

by | March 12, 2018 | 11:05

She said she wanted the president to succeed, "but these are very complex negotiations, and what I'm concerned about in these negotiations is we have a State Department that's just been decimated". But perhaps Kim made a more far-reaching offer. "Whether they have achieved everything they need to do is still unknown", he said. It is likely, therefore, that Pyongyang will use the lull in tensions to continue to develop its nuclear weapon and missile programmes in secret or push for ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 10:55

The soldier in response shot the attacker dead, he added. A spokesman for the ministry of defense said the soldier initially used pepper spray but was forced to use his weapon, killing the suspect. The incident comes just days after two knife attacks in Vienna, including one that left a couple and their 17-year-old daughter with severe injuries.

by | March 12, 2018 | 10:53

Food, shelter and healthcare remain pressing needs for the Rohingya, who have fled a Myanmar army crackdown in Rakhine state en masse over the past six months. At least 9,000 Rohingya were killed in Rakhine state from August 25 to September 24 previous year, according to Doctors Without Borders. They include 730 children below the age of five.

by | March 12, 2018 | 10:45

U.S. allies might be asked to increase their financial commitments to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to avoid new U.S. tariffs on their exports of steel and aluminum to the United States, the U.S. And there will be a long line of companies and countries arguing their imports should be given special treatment. The tariffs also come at a time when retailers are rushing to remodel their stores and build huge e-commerce distribution centers that require steel, Quach noted.

by | March 12, 2018 | 10:36

As part of that plan, the White House has directed the Justice Department to help states partner with local law enforcement to provide "rigorous firearms training to specifically qualified volunteer school personnel", said Andrew Bremberg, director of the president's Domestic Policy Council.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:55

Some of the accused have left the country - while the rest have gone to ground after all the media attention. The motley collection of men, women and children have been linked to glass or hair planted in restaurant meals, shoplifting and dodgy construction across the city.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:54

The Indian High Commissioner met the foreign secretary of Pakistan in strong protest against the same. As a result, most families of Indian officials have returned to India, withdrawing their children from schools. India makes all efforts to provide a safe, secure and hospitable environment for diplomats to work in", a source in the Ministry said. The diplomatic spat between India and Pakistan has hit a new low.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:55

Aasiyah warned the organizers, JKCC, to "stop fooling the people of Kashmir and abstain from luring people to such events". As Ravi Shankar was speaking at Paigham-e-Mohabbat (message of love) function at the Sher-i-Kashmir International Conference Centre (SKICC) lawns, people started to leave the venue, forcing the spiritual leader to cut short his speech.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:38

Kaylee Muthart , 20, was heard screaming outside South Main Chapel and Mercy Centre in SC on February 6. The horrific meth trip left her permanently blind and in the hospital and psychiatric facility for almost a month. "I convinced myself that meth would bring me even closer to God". Muthart's mother Katy Tompkins was heartbroken when doctors told her the news of her daughter's blindness.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:28

Korean steelmakers are expected to suffer losses from Trump's higher tariffs as South Korea is the third-largest steel exporter to the US after Canada and Brazil. Dave Solverson, a former president of the Canadian Cattlemen's Association, said the Nafta region could not afford a trade war. Some remember the imposition of steel tariffs during the George W.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:21

Despite a week of furious lobbying against his plan by Republican lawmakers and some of his own advisers, Trump said he would go ahead with penalty tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum. Tariffs increase costs on steel- and aluminum-buying industries, which will eventually be passed to consumers through higher prices on final products.

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:08

After almost one dozen parents testified against her, a daycare owner who drugged numerous children on melatonin then left them alone to go for a tan or exercise was sentenced to more than 21 years in prison. State records showed the business was investigated twice since 2014 by state child welfare advocates. Neatherlin was arrested in March 2017, after Bends police received a tip-off about her behaviour from one of her former roommates and an ex-boyfriend.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:47

But after two-way talks with Lighthizer, European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem tweeted: "No immediate clarity on the exact U.S. procedure for exemption however, so discussions will continue next week". "We are entering an era where trade war is starting to show its teeth", French Trade Secretary Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne told POLITICO in Brussels. A final report about this will probably form the basis for the US placing tariffs on a wider array of Chinese goods, while the US Treasury is ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:49

The latest development of the series suggests that Karachi will be hosting all the three matches between Pakistan and Windies. The game are slated to be played on April 1, 2 and 4. This was the first time in the history of the tournament that Lahore managed to win two games on-the-trot but they are still languishing at the bottom of the table with 4 points from 8 games while Karachi are third with 9 points.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:02

During remarks at the beginning of the weekly cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said his discussions with US President Donald Trump and other officials in Washington last week focused mainly on Iran, Xinhua news agency reported . Netanyahu proceeded to accuse members of his own Likud party of sabotaging the negotiations. Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman has also threatened to pull his Yisrael Beytenu party out of the coalition should the ultra-Orthodox have their way.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:59

The source said that the Prime Minister is interested in calling elections and holding them within the next three months, prior to the Attorney General's decision regarding whether to issue an indictment against Netanyahu or not. The coalition crisis, which first began last month , deteriorated last week during Netanyahu's trip overseas, as haredi lawmakers faced-off against Liberman, who has refused to support a draft bill pushed by UTJ and Shas, calling haredi demands "extortion" by ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:40

The deadly church incident occurred in the mountainous region of Rwanda near the southern border with Burundi. "Doctors say that only three [more people] are in critical condition but they are getting better", Mr Francois said. Two more people were reportedly killed by lightning on Sunday in separate cases in the districts of Gisagara and Huye in the province, the governor said.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:37

Cox told CNN . The Parkland massacre and response to it by Florida lawmakers signaled a possible turning point in the national debate between advocates for tougher firearms restrictions and proponents of the right to bear arms as enshrined in the Second Amendment of the U.S.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:30

If that was not bad enough Chris Wood doubled Burnley's lead minutes later and this time there were scuffles in the stands and one fan ran on and took the corner flag, attempting to plant it on the centre spot. After West Ham slipped to a third straight Premier League loss, Noble defended approaching the first pitch invader. West Ham , who say they went through the proper safety checks before the game with the relevant authorities, called an emergency meeting with the stadium's ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:22

BTS also took home the Best Boy Band award, beating out the likes of CNCO, The Vamps, and Why Don't We. Scheduled performers include Ed Sheeran , Camila Cabello , Eminem , Bon Jovi , Charlie Puth and Maroon 5 . No title or other further details were revealed beyond "New album in April - stay tuned mother f-ers". Watch their acceptance speech below! From one totally quotable queen to another, we love it all! Giving the people what they wanted, Cardi made sure not to leave out No ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:18

The interview is from 2006 and Simpson gives a chilling yet emotional hypothetical perspective of how he would have murdered Nicole if he'd actually was guilty of executing the crime in 1994. He added that while he didn't remember saying anything to Nicole during her viewing, someone told him that they heard him say, "I'm sorry". "As things got heated, I just remember Nicole fell and hurt herself".

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:13

Source tells Fox News that the former White House communications director told the House Intelligence Committee that the compromised email address was one that she had since college and is not associated with Trump or the White House.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:03

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by | March 12, 2018 | 06:50

Police confirm that a person of interest is in custody. Authorities investigate the scene where a shooting occurred at Huffman High School, Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Birmingham, Ala. The school briefly went into lockdown mode. He was treated in the emergency room and quickly released into police custody. Every life is precious and, even though this was an accident, it reaffirms that there is no place for students to have firearms or other weapons on campus.

by | March 12, 2018 | 06:44

That is a damning statistic for a club with their means and ambitions. It is more of an issue outside the club than inside. They deserved to go through. Injuries and the club's failure to produce in the Champions League could turn his time at the Stade De France into purely a pitstop. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has shrugged off reports of a summer move for PSG attacker Neymar .

by | March 12, 2018 | 06:24

The Big Ten Champion Spartans (29-4) will face No. 14 seed Bucknell (25-9) in the first round on Friday, March 16 in Detroit at Little Caesars Arena ( time , TV announced later tonight). "Michigan State will be quite a challenge", Bucknell coach Nathan Davis said. But as they did a year ago, John Beilein's team once again started playing their best ball as the calendar started to turn from February to March.

by | March 12, 2018 | 06:20

Where this has happened, things have changed, he said. "There is no need of new budget". Wherever officials have worked with people and involved them with the development process, the results are transformative. These districts, he felt, should not be seen as ones where anybody could be posted. Modi said a shortage of resources was not the reason for a lack of development and that it took good governance, effective implementation of schemes and focused efforts to ensure development.

by | March 12, 2018 | 06:15

Did you know? In 2011, the first year with the First Four setup, VCU won its First Four game and then advanced through the bracket all the way to the Final Four as an 11-seed. Is this the year a No. 16 seed finally beats a No. 1? In the quadrant system a road win vs.an average Power 5 team has more value than it did in previous years.