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Ex-ISIS sex slave Nadia, Dr Miracle win Nobel Peace, World

Saturday, 06 October 2018 | AFP | Oslo– Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad, who shot to fame after fleeing ISIS  sexual slavery, won the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their work in fighting sexual violence in conflicts around the world. The pair won the award “for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as...

India, Russia S-400 Triumfs over US warning

Nuclear, space, railway pacts inked; 2 countries resolve to fight terrorism, drug trafficking Brushing aside the US’ warning to impose sanctions, India on Friday inked the five billion dollar deal to buy S-400 Triumf air defense system from its time-tested and long-standing strategic ally Russia after summit-level talks between President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the...

(Qureshi) US rejects Pakistan plea to facilitate talks with India

The US has rejected Pakistan’s plea to facilitate talks with India and pressed for the bilateral engagement between the two South Asian neighbors, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said. Pakistan wants the US to facilitate talks with India as the two nations are not engaging bilaterally, the top Pakistani diplomat told a Washington audience on Wednesday. “When we...

Distressed Imran milks Sharif buffaloes , Prime Minister

Facing huge debts and liabilities, Prime Minister Khan has launched a massive austerity drive Friday, 28 September 2018 | PTI | Islamabad– The cash-strapped Government of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday garnered Rs 23 lakh when it auctioned eight buffaloes kept by his predecessor Nawaz Sharif at the PM House for his “gastronomic requirements”. Facing huge debts and liabilities, Prime...