• Nisar rubbishes rumours over his absence from Nawaz's rally
Nisar rubbishes rumours over his absence from Nawaz's rally

Normally, it takes up to five hours from Islamabad to Lahore while driving on the Grand Trunk Road but Sharif's convoy may take around two days, according to organisers. "We will do this in the interest of Pakistan", he said, claiming that there was "not even a single allegation of corruption". The rally came a day after Sharif said he was de...

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  • Venkaiah Naidu disapproves Vice President's claim of 'insecurity among minorities'
Venkaiah Naidu disapproves Vice President's claim of 'insecurity among minorities'

Thapar, who is known for his highly critical views on Prime Minister Narendra Modi , his politics, and his government, had not appeared on any of the television channel's shows. Vice-President Hamid Ansari whose second term ended on Friday has said that there is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among Muslims in the country.

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  • #EndorseThis: Colbert Calmly Predicts,
#EndorseThis: Colbert Calmly Predicts, "We're All Gonna Die"

Her comments come after the President of the United States promised " fire and fury like the world has never seen before". "I don't want to be alarmist: We're all going to die", Colbert continued, "because USA intelligence now believes North Korea is making missile-ready nuclear weapons".

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  • Mexico Soccer Star Rafa Marquez Denies Drug Cartel Affiliation
Mexico Soccer Star Rafa Marquez Denies Drug Cartel Affiliation

Both he and Rafael Marquez are accused, in a USA treasury department statement , of having "longstanding relationships with Flores Hernandez. acted as front persons for him and his DTO [drug-trafficking organisation] and held assets on their behalf".

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  • Friend of kidnapped British model claims she was chasing fame
Friend of kidnapped British model claims she was chasing fame

Some questions have remained over inconsistencies in the story, with an Italian police source reportedly saying they were looking into the possibility that Miss Ayling and 30-year-old suspect Lukasz Herba, were collaborating. Apparently, it was against the rules of the criminal organization to abduct mothers. Britain's National Crime Agency said ...

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  • Car rams into soldiers, injuring six, in Paris suburb
Car rams into soldiers, injuring six, in Paris suburb

The attack targeted soldiers from the Sentinelle security force which was created after Islamic terror attacks in 2015. The area around Place de Verdun where the attack took place was cordoned off after the incident. "I heard a loud noise, the sound of scraping metal", a nearby resident, Jean-Claude Veillant, told BBC . One official said t...

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  • Sarah Harding Opens Up About Cheryl On Celebrity Big Brother
Sarah Harding Opens Up About Cheryl On Celebrity Big Brother

As the two continue to bicker and Sarah tells Chad there are "too many two-faced people", a furious Jordan storms off and yells: 'No-one's letting me f***ing talk anyway so what's the point in trying to talk?' I get Tweets from trolls saying I need a nose job, which can hurt, but I try not to let it get to me.

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  • Solar eclipse will impact nearly 2000 utility-scale solar plants
Solar eclipse will impact nearly 2000 utility-scale solar plants

For many , the coast-to-coast total eclipse will be a once-in-a-lifetime event. Millions of ordinary people are expected to use smartphones and digital cameras to photograph this eclipse. If you want to see the August 21 solar eclipse at the Syracuse Astronomical Society's observatory in Tully, you're out of luck. Use a remote trigger .

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  • Girl's body found after mother crashes vehicle on way to Buffalo
Girl's body found after mother crashes vehicle on way to Buffalo

The body was identified as her daughter Kaye-lea Plummer. Newsome was arrested and charged with concealment of a dead human being. "At this time, foul play is suspected in the child's death and we believe the death occurred in Jacksonville, Florida ".

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  • Quebec government to give update on asylum seekers
Quebec government to give update on asylum seekers

Mayor Denis Coderre said the shelter, which opened Sunday evening and can accommodate about 300 people, is well organized and suitably equipped. All but a few will return to their home base once the site is completed. Like the United States, Canada had a deportation ban on Haitians after a 2010 natural disaster. In the first half of 2017, more ...

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  • Updated NOAA Hurricane Season Forecast: Above Average Season More Likely
Updated NOAA Hurricane Season Forecast: Above Average Season More Likely

Other factors include warmer than average waters in the Atlantic within the region of typical tropical development, as well as forecast models predicting more storms to develop. This forecast is calling for more tropical activity than the one issued before the season. Peak season for activity has historically been from mid-August through Octo...

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  • High temperature near 87 Wednesday in Oklahoma City, rain chances early Thursday
High temperature near 87 Wednesday in Oklahoma City, rain chances early Thursday

There's a 30 percent chance for showers and storms overnight, mainly after 5 a.m., as the low falls to around 62. The unsettled weather will remain in the forecast for Thursday and Friday . If there was going to be another day that I would consider thinking about a Plan B because rain may linger for most of the day it would be Saturday but e...

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  • Korea frees Canadian missionary jailed since 2015
Korea frees Canadian missionary jailed since 2015

Lim, North Korea's longest-held western prisoner in decades, was serving a life sentence of hard labor after being convicted of crimes against the state in December 2015. The visit drew speculation that the envoy was to persuade the North to release the detained pastor. In addition to Canada's Lim, North Korea is holding three Americans.

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  • Daycare owner apologizes in child's death
Daycare owner apologizes in child's death

Mina said on Tuesday, "This was an absolute tragedy that could have been prevented". Though the daycare worker who drove the van was very "distraught" and "cooperative", Mina confirmed that "criminal charges are pending". She also contacted the center and an employee was sent outside to check the van. "I'm numb. I don't know how to feel", she ...

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  • US Federal Agencies Prepare Global Warming Report Contradicting Trump's Policy
US Federal Agencies Prepare Global Warming Report Contradicting Trump's Policy

On Tuesday the Times ran a report with the headline, "Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report". "I think that measuring with precision human activity on the climate is something very challenging to do and there's tremendous disagreement about the degree of impact, so no, I would not agree that it's a primary contributor to th...

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  • Four injured in Israel air strikes on Gaza
Four injured in Israel air strikes on Gaza

A medical official at Shifa hospital in Gaza City were being treated for shrapnel wounds from the explosion. Earlier on Tuesday night, Israeli media said that a rocket was sacked from the Gaza Strip. The military aggression, which ended on August 26, 2014, killed almost 2,200 Palestinians. In addition, the air force also fired missiles into a s...

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  • Lavrov Meets Tillerson, US Ready To Continue Dialogue
Lavrov Meets Tillerson, US Ready To Continue Dialogue

Rex Tillerson and Sergey Lavrov held their first meeting since the US Senate voted to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation, which responded with countermeasures. Tillerson and Trump's lack of response has stunned many . By contrast, U.S. trade with the European Union totaled over $3.6 trillion in 2014, and trade with China was almo...

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  • DFA: ASEAN ministers agreed on legally binding sea code
DFA: ASEAN ministers agreed on legally binding sea code

The South China Sea has always been the most divisive issue for the Association of South East Asian Nations (Asean), with China's influence looming large over its activities. The meetings will be attended by Ministers from the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries - Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Mya...

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  • Venezuela Assembly Declares Itself Top Government Body
Venezuela Assembly Declares Itself Top Government Body

Late Monday, the head of the pro-Maduro assembly, former foreign minister Delcy Rodriguez, led soldiers and others in invading the chamber where the opposition-controlled National Assembly meets, sharpening tensions between the rival bodies.

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  • Trump ignores Christie's call to declare national emergency over opioid crisis
Trump ignores Christie's call to declare national emergency over opioid crisis

With 142 Americans dying every day from a drug overdose, the nation is "enduring a death toll" equal to the September 11, 2001, terror attacks every three weeks, according to members of President Donald Trump's opioid commission, who urged the president on Monday to declare the crisis a national emergency.

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