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ECP moved to denotify PML-N

ECP moved to denotify PML-N The PPP leader also said that it was easier to talk to PML-N former chief Nawaz Sharif than to Shehbaz . Nawaz was removed from his position in PML-N after Supreme Court announced its verdict on petitions challenging the Elections Act, 2017 ruling that a person disqualified under Article 62 and 63 can not serve as the head of a political party. [Full Article...]

Turkey sends special forces for next stage of Afrin offensive

Turkey sends special forces for next stage of Afrin offensive The UK-based monitoring group also said that at least five Turkish soldiers were killed during fierce fighting in the space of 24 hours. Turkey launched " Operation Olive Branch " in Afrin last month in a bid to eliminate the YPG, which Ankara views as a terror organization and the Syrian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). [Full Article...]

Deerfield Beach High students begin 14-mile march towards Stoneman Douglas

Deerfield Beach High students begin 14-mile march towards Stoneman Douglas During the meeting, each participant took a turn voicing their concerns to the president. Scott, who declined an invitation to appear on the show, met Wednesday with students from Stoneman Douglas High School . The protest comes after a gunman allegedly opened fire at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., last week and killed 17 people. [Full Article...]

UK Labour to back customs union with European Union

UK Labour to back customs union with European Union The statement, signed by 37 MPs and a dozen peers, says: "Given the parliamentary arithmetic and the numbers of parliamentarians from other parties - including Conservative backbenchers - who have indicated they will join us in this endeavour, our country's continued participation in a customs union and the single market is now in the Labour party's hands". [Full Article...]

Speeding Vehicle Knocks Down Students in India Killing 9, Injuring 24

Speeding Vehicle Knocks Down Students in India Killing 9, Injuring 24 In a photograph of the accident site, a BJP board can be seen on the vehicle, which crashed into the compound wall of a government school building in Muzaffarpur. Confirming that Baitha was a functionary with the party's Sitamarhi district unit, Bihar BJP spokesperson Rajiv Ranjan said: "What we have learnt so far is that Baitha was not in the vehicle". [Full Article...]

Woman fatally stabbed inside Winchester library identified as Deane Kenny Stryker

Woman fatally stabbed inside Winchester library identified as Deane Kenny Stryker Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said the 22-year-old woman was studying or doing work at a table in the Winchester Public Library's reading room when 23-year-old Jeffrey Yao attacked her with a 10-inch knife. Police are still investigating the killing. One neighbour, a father of two young children who asked the newspaper not to use his name, said Yao had tried to "smash our door down" in... [Full Article...]

S. Korea: N. Korea willing to talk with US

S. Korea: N. Korea willing to talk with US North Korea insists on being recognized as a nuclear state. It emerged last week that Pence had planned to meet Kim Jong-un's younger sister on the sidelines of the opening ceremony, only for the plan to fall through at the last moment. troops from South Korea. "As we have stated on numerous occasions, we will consider any type of blockade an act of war against us, and if U.S. has indeed the g... [Full Article...]

Missouri GOP suggests George Soros is behind indictment of governor

Missouri GOP suggests George Soros is behind indictment of governor The members charged he violated the privacy of a woman he had an affair with by taking a nude or partially nude photo of her without her permission. The donations occurred in her 2016 campaign. Greitens and Kehoe are both Republicans. Eric Greitens is seen in in a photo from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department on Thursday, Feb. [Full Article...]

Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions

Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions Trump claimed the sanctions are the "heaviest sanctions ever imposed on a country", in a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Most notably, the USA has not targeted Chinese banks and businesses that are violating US laws that protect the American financial system. [Full Article...]

Delta, United join list of big companies pulling back from NRA

Delta, United join list of big companies pulling back from NRA Combined with the politicians who are bought and paid for by the NRA and rich gun manufacturers - and our acceptance of what those politicians want us to believe - the disease is deadly. We'd like to stop them from carrying this gun industry funded misinformation, which adds to gun violence throughout our nation. Dallas, like every American city and community, is populated by NRA members. [Full Article...]

United Nations approves resolution demanding 30-day cease-fire in Syria

United Nations approves resolution demanding 30-day cease-fire in Syria Ambassador Olof Skoog said before the vote that the resolution could de-escalate violence and save lives. United Nations convoys and evacuation teams are ready to go. After the vote, many council members urged stepped up efforts to ensure a cease-fire and get assistance to millions in need. The death toll in the six-day bombardment of Ghouta is estimated to be more than 400. [Full Article...]

Rohingya crisis: Satellite images 'show burned remains of bulldozed Muslim villages'

Rohingya crisis: Satellite images 'show burned remains of bulldozed Muslim villages' The group said the demolitions in the northern part of Rakhine State could have destroyed evidence of atrocities by troops who swept through villages after Rohingya insurgents attacked 30 police posts and an army base on Aug 25. "If I were a Rohingya , I would not dare return". There has been little evidence of Rohingya wanting to return to conditions described as "apartheid" by Amnesty I... [Full Article...]

Evangelist Billy Graham to lie in honor in US Capitol rotunda

Evangelist Billy Graham to lie in honor in US Capitol rotunda His coffin was built by inmates at the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola, Louisiana, who typically construct caskets for fellow prisoners who can not afford one. When the Billy Graham Museum and Library was dedicated in 2007 in Charlotte, North Carolina, George H.W. Bush, Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton attended. [Full Article...]

Are Trump Aides HR McMaster and John Kelly About to Quit?

Are Trump Aides HR McMaster and John Kelly About to Quit? Whereas Trump and Flynn shared a conspiratorial view of the world (not to mention rabid Islamophobia ), McMaster's punctuated, self-serious style has reportedly irritated the president. McMaster's comment resulted in a public rebuke from the president, who tweeted: "General McMaster forgot to say that the results of the 2016 election were not impacted or changed by the Russians and that the o... [Full Article...]

Trump doubles down on push to arm teachers with guns at CPAC

Trump doubles down on push to arm teachers with guns at CPAC Parents and educators overwhelmingly reject the idea of arming school staff. Educators need to be focused on teaching our students. "I'd rather have somebody that loves their students and wants to protect their students then somebody standing outside that doesn't know anybody and it doesn't know the students, and frankly, for whatever reason, decided not to go in, even though he heard lots of ... [Full Article...]

Kremlin Blames Terrorists Supporters for Eastern Ghouta Crisis

Kremlin Blames Terrorists Supporters for Eastern Ghouta Crisis These unprovoked actions were made in direct violation of the ceasefire agreement and for this obvious reason caused the Syrian authorities' counter-action. The U.N. human rights office said Wednesday at least 346 people have died in eastern Ghouta since February 4. On Thursday, Russia's Ambassador to the U.N. [Full Article...]

Older Turpin siblings recovering at medical center

Older Turpin siblings recovering at medical center The children's parents are pleading not guilty to over 37 counts of torture, child abuse, and false imprisonment . The parents will appear in court Friday, reported CNN . The 29-year-old weighed just 82 pounds and the other children are so thin they look younger than their ages, authorities said. The Turpins were arrested after their 17-year-old daughter climbed out a window of the family h... [Full Article...]

School delays Friday, a winter storm expected Saturday

School delays Friday, a winter storm expected Saturday Low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -4. "The Interstate 80 corridor has had icy problems today and partially melted precipitation will flash freeze and turn to ice", stated the advisory. "We're expecting anywhere from 1-3" for the High Desert by the afternoon on Saturday . In addition, northwest winds gusting to near 30 miles per hour Saturday night will lead to areas of blowing snow, ... [Full Article...]

OLYMPICS; Goggia gets gold, Vonn bronze

Shiffrin said her practices on the previous two days were tense and conservative, and she was "struggling to find my timing a little bit, struggling to find an aerodynamic position". She wobbled badly on a side-hill early, killing her momentum, and paid a price the rest of the way down. "I knew I had a competitive time, but I didn't know if it would be enough for gold", Goggia said. [Full Article...]

Mueller takes aim at Russia: Indictments in Russia-Trump probe continue rolling

Mueller takes aim at Russia: Indictments in Russia-Trump probe continue rolling In a Wednesday morning tweet, Trump suggested that the Obama administration and Democrats are to blame for their inaction on Russian Federation when it became clear that it had infiltrated the electoral process. But it was Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell who reportedly rebuffed then-President Barack Obama's desire for Congress to issue a bipartisan statement condemning Russia... [Full Article...]


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