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President signs ordinance on death penalty for rape of children under 12

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The act saw increased penalties for sexual violence, including extending the length of prison sentences and introducing the death penalty in certain cases. Pointing to how the death sentence given to the convicts in the December 2012 gang rape case has not deterred such crimes, Grover termed the proposed Ordinance "a populist gimmick by the government to blunt criticism". Read More »

PPP demands to name Islamabad Airport as Benazir International Airport

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Responding to his statement, Rabbani said, "It is an unfortunate reflection on how we honour our civilian national heroes". Adviser to Prime Minister on Aviation Sardar Mehtab Abbasi earlier said the Benazir Bhutto International Airport will henceforth at its new premises be called, Islamabad International Airport. Read More »

Rahul Gandhi to launch partys nationwide Save the Constitution campaign

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Rahul slammed the BJP-led NDA government over its "discriminatory politics". - Challenging PM Modi, Rahul said, "Just give me 15 minutes for a debate with the PM and I will grill him on Rafael deal and Nirav Modi issues". The campaign is seen as the party's effort to reach out to the community ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Raut also hit out at the central government over the Supreme Court's March 20 verdict allegedly diluting stringent provisions mandating immediate arrest under the ... Read More »

Nawaz, Maryam return from London, appear before accountability court today

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The hearing of the Avenfield reference is expected to resume at 2pm today. He said Imran Khan who is taking action against his lawmakers should also reprimand himself for taking dictation over Senate election. The references pertain to the ownership of Avenfield properties in the United Kingdom, and come in the wake of the Supreme Court's verdict in the contentious Panama Papers case . Read More »

Paris attack suspects found guilty of attempted terrorist murder in Belgium

The judge was continuing to read the verdict. Abdeslam was present on the opening day of the trial, but refused to answer the judge's questions. "The accused will not be there", Court president Luc Hennart said. Three police officers were wounded in the gun battle after police acting on a tip-off over the Paris attacks raided a flat in the Forest area of Brussels on March 15, 2016. Read More »

Q4 Sentiment Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital LTD (NASDAQ:PFLT)

Shares of NASDAQ PFLT traded down $0.03 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $13.41. Wellington Management Group Llp sold 68,320 shares as Smucker J M Co (SJM)'s stock declined 2.24%. Greenwich Investment Management Inc. holds 3.66% of its portfolio in PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. for 186,177 shares. Therefore 100% are positive. Read More »

Timbe and Co sent sacked by Tusker FC

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Timbe joined the team in January after his predecessor George Nsimbe was sacked in September previous year and was presented with a huge task of building up a new team with nearly three quarters of the players leaving at the end of the season. Read More »

Axios: Trump Asked Netanyahu If He Really Cares About Peace

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According to Axios , the mercurial American president went off script in a phone call between the two leaders previous year. The report said the call came just after the Israeli press reported that the Israeli premier was planning to approve settlement construction projects to satisfy his right-wing base. Read More »

Russia: US did not violate red lines during Syria strikes

Military analysts say the S-300 surface-to-air missile system would boost Russia's ability to control airspace in Syria, where Moscow's forces support the government of President Bashar al Assad, and could be aimed at deterring tougher United States action. Read More »

Trump says 'long way' to go on NKorea crisis

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World leaders welcomed the announcement, but some expressed doubts about Mr Kim's intentions and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will be under intense global scrutiny when he meets him on Friday at the first North Korea-South Korea summit in more than a decade. Read More »

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) Ratings Summary on April 21, 2018

MKL has also 16,662 shares volume. Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) has risen 20.36% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.81% the S&P500. Community Tru stated it has 2.06% of its portfolio in Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL). The rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Neutral" on Thursday, August 4. Read More »

Israel denies Palestinian professor's killing in Kuala Lumpur was Mossad hit

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The chief of Kuala Lumpur police Mazlam Lazim says the killing of a Palestinian academic is an "international issue" that is being investigated from all angles. Still, Israel has a long history of suspected targeting of Palestinian militants in overseas operations. In Iran, a total of five scientists - four of them involved in the country's nuclear program - were killed in bomb and gun attacks in Tehran between 2010 and 2012 at the height of tensions over the country's nuclear ambitions. Read More »

Moriya Jutanugarn wins LA Open for 1st career LPGA title

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Moriya won in her 156th start after three career runner-up finishes, including at the Honda LPGA Thailand in February. "Finally my week. Actually, my sister cried more than me". "I'm ready for win or top 10, so maybe tomorrow I will really focus on shot by shot", said Ko, who added an exclamation point to her golf bag for each of her wins on the KLPGA. Read More »

G7 Will Not Consider Any More Sanctions on Russian Federation

A senior US State Department official while talking to newsmen after the meeting in Toronto said that the Group opposed Russia's destabilizing behavior. The G7 comprises the United States, Britain , Canada , Germany, France , Italy and Japan . Russian Federation prohibits any involvement from the nerve attack on British soil in March. Read More »

What Kenyans had say about DP Ruto's chicken stunt

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DP Ruto urged farmers to join co-operatives to rid themselves of middlemen. Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday excited Kenyans on social media after he shared pictures of himself chasing chickens at an auction. The DP said he made a decision to launch the auction, in the area where he earned the nickname "hustler", to boost poultry businesses by youth and women's groups. Read More »

On May, 1 Analysts See $0.57 EPS for Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, December 12 by UBS. The company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald on Friday, January 5. On Tuesday, October 31 the firm has "Hold" rating by Mizuho given. The volatility in the previous week has experienced by 2.51% and observed of 3.33% in the previous month. insiders hold ownership of 0.80%. Stifel Financial holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for 574,824 shares. Read More »

Brexit: Morgan calls for 'rational debate' on UK's customs plans

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The UK will not be able to strike its own free-trade deals with countries around the world if it remains a member of the customs union, which is a point of contention for many Government Ministers. A Downing Street source said Mrs May, who faces the possibility of further Brexit defeats in the Lords this week, would continue to argue for Britain to leave the customs union, adding: "Government policy hasn't changed, we are leaving the customs union". Read More »

How Serious Is North Korea about Ending Its Nuclear and Missile Tests?

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The President followed up with a second tweet that said, "We are a long way from conclusion on North Korea, maybe things will work out, and maybe they won't - only time will tell". "Negotiations about actual nuclear disarmament will likely prove arduous given such weapons are critical to Pyongyang's sense of security". This morning some world leaders say they're cautiously optimistic about North Korea's plans to stop its nuclear and missile tests. Read More »

18 members of Theta Tau fraternity removed from academic participation

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Even the NY faculty's Theta Tau chapter mentioned any particular you of its own own members that this year is still just a Republican, by playing the role of the racist conservative personality and also he was roasted by the members. Eighteen members of Syracuse University's Theta Tau fraternity have now been removed from academic participation, according to a statement from the college's Department of Public Safety on Sunday. Read More »

Pakistan cricket team will depart for Ireland, England on Monday

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Pakistan youngster Faheem Ashraf , current chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq nephew Imam-ul-Haq, opener Fakhar Zaman, batsmen Usman Salahuddin and Saad Ali are the other four uncapped members to have got maiden Test call-ups. He has a good, solid googly, and a great stock delivery. Having already represented Pakistan in eight ODIs matches and played shortest format of the game I.e 10 T20Is, Ashraf's ultimate goal is to secure a permanent spot in the national squad by maintaining his physical ... Read More »

'Heavy' Chinese casualties in North Korea bus crash - state media

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The statement also said that embassy personnel in Pyongyang had rushed to the scene and had "launched an emergency mechanism to deal with the case". China's tourism authority does not publish a breakdown of the number of Chinese visitors to North Korea. China is North Korea's most important economic and diplomatic backer, despite Beijing's anger at Pyongyang's repeated nuclear and missile tests and support for strong United Nations sanctions against North Korea. Read More »

(ORCL) Shares Bought by GHP Investment Advisors Inc

Clark Estates Inc who had been investing in Wabash Natl Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.23 billion market cap company. Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc has risen its stake in Citizens Finl Group Inc Com (NYSE:CFG) and also increased its holding in Weyerhaeuser Co Com (NYSE:WY) by 139,202 shares in the quarter, for a total of 154,347 shares. Read More »

Venezuela y Cuba evalúan mecanismos para afianzar integración económica

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En este tributo estuvieron presentes además la primera dama, Cilia Flores; el embajador Alí Rodríguez Araque; el canciller _Jorge Arreaza; el ministro de _Educación, Elías Jaua; y el presidente de Pdvsa, Manuel Quevedo. "La independencia y la liberación del siglo XXI va a descansar sobre la posibilidad de que nosotros construyamos una unión poderosa en lo económico y a eso nosotros vamos a apuntar todo con el compañero presidente Miguel Díaz-Canel", dijo. Read More »

WaPo: Trump hasn't signed off on Russian Federation sanctions Haley announced

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Reports of Trump's disagreement with Haley over new sanctions against Russia come amid a growing number of battles between the president and his administration over policy toward Putin and the Russians. The White House said on Monday it is considering additional sanctions on Russian Federation following a suspected poison gas attack in Syria, but has not made a decision yet. Read More »

Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti issues top 4 rallying cry

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Napoli is hoping to cut the gap to just one point. "The guys know they are in a position to get into the Champions League, but know that to do so will require a strong character, the courage and responsibility to make some kind of play". Inter broke the deadlock seven minutes after the break. Felipe Anderson did very well and I am very happy with Luis Nani, as he helped the team and provided an assist in those 10 minutes. Read More »

Ivana Trump Weighs In On Trump Family Business, Donald Trump Jr. Divorce

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The comments were met with mixed reaction on Twitter. "It hurts a lot", said Ivana. In a wide-ranging interview with Page Six , Trump's ex-wife says that she doesn't think it's "necessary" for him to run again. But she added: "Who am I to judge?" And the first Mrs. Donald Trump had a few words for Donald Trump Jr .'s soon-to-be ex-wife. "I divorced Donald immediately [after I discovered the Maples affair] because I told myself, "Am I going to live with the person [who] is going to ... Read More »

Malcolm Turnbull admits mistake in delaying banking inquiry

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He argued that if he had called the inquiry earlier it would have delayed important reforms. Mr Turnbull and his senior colleagues have spent the past two years arguing against holding a royal commission into the financial sector, although some of his backbenchers were campaigning vigorously for a royal commission to be held. Read More »

WikiLeaks calls for Coinbase boycott after ban from cryptocurrency exchange

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Coinbase has not responded to a requests for comments on the specifics of WikiLeaks Shop's violation by press time. Wikileaks Shop sells merchandise such as t-shirts, hoodies, posters and accessories to help fund its operations. Besides credit cards, it also accepts a variety of cryptocurrencies as payments. It does not mean that the site cannot accept cryptocurrencies . Read More »

Michael Bloomberg to write $4.5 million cheque for Paris climate pact

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Since President Trump announced previous year he'd withdraw from the worldwide deal to limit greenhouse emissions, billionaire Bloomberg has stepped forward to fill in the funding gap. The odds on him running for the White House in future, he said, were "not very high". Mr. Trump staunchly opposes the agreement and his administration has rolled back a number of environmental regulations. Read More »

Drug take-back April 28

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The event gives the public its 15th opportunity in seven years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially unsafe expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. Disposing of medication through take-back days prevents intentional drug misuse as well accidental incidents caused by taking wrong or expired medications, according to the EPA. Read More »