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Pakistan partially reopens airspace after 2-day flight ban amid Kashmir tensions

Pakistan partially reopens airspace after 2-day flight ban amid Kashmir tensions

Pakistan partially reopens airspace after 2-day flight ban amid Kashmir tensions Islamabad partially reopened its skies on Friday following a two-day closure imposed after a military confrontation with India over the disputed Kashmir region. Pakistan has resumed commercial flights from major cities including Karachi, Islamabad, Quetta, and Peshawar, the Civil […]

Christian Democrats from Belgium, Luxembourg want Orban’s Fidesz out of EU group

Christian Democrats from Belgium, Luxembourg want Orban’s Fidesz out of EU group

Christian Democrats from Belgium, Luxembourg want Orban’s Fidesz out of EU group The Christian Democrat parties from Belgium and Luxembourg want to kick Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban out of their European Union EPP umbrella group. The move could impact European elections in May. The Luxembourg and two Belgian member […]

Harmless fun or racist? Analysts clash on use of ISIS bride Shamima Begum as shooting target

Harmless fun or racist? Analysts clash on use of ISIS bride Shamima Begum as shooting target

Harmless fun or racist? Analysts clash on use of ISIS bride Shamima Begum as shooting target The decision by a UK shooting range to use the image of ISIS bride Shamima Begum as a target has sparked heated debate over whether it is offensive to Muslims. Others argue the complaints […]

‘World should have eyes wide open:’ Pompeo stokes fears over Huawei in Philippines

‘World should have eyes wide open:’ Pompeo stokes fears over Huawei in Philippines

‘World should have eyes wide open:’ Pompeo stokes fears over Huawei in Philippines US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo rehashed the scaremongering against the Chinese telecommunications giant while in Manila, warning the world to be vigilant in the face of “risks to security.” In an apparent bid to discourage more […]

Mexican man claims he has been falsely imprisoned for 19yrs, ‘victim’ alive in US

Mexican man claims he has been falsely imprisoned for 19yrs, ‘victim’ alive in US

Mexican man claims he has been falsely imprisoned for 19yrs, ‘victim’ alive in US A man arrested and accused of the murder of a 19-year-old in Mexico has claimed that he has been falsely imprisoned for almost 19 years and is the victim of an elaborate insurance scam involving local […]

Maduro orders European HQ of Venezuelan state oil firm PDVSA to be moved to Moscow

Maduro orders European HQ of Venezuelan state oil firm PDVSA to be moved to Moscow

Maduro orders European HQ of Venezuelan state oil firm PDVSA to be moved to Moscow Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered the European headquarters of state oil company PDVSA be relocated to Russia, Venezuela’s Vice President Delcy Rodriguez has said. “President Maduro ordered to close the Lisbon office of PDVSA […]

Afghan President Ghani ‘hindering’ peace deal with Taliban – election rival

Afghan President Ghani ‘hindering’ peace deal with Taliban – election rival

Afghan President Ghani ‘hindering’ peace deal with Taliban – election rival An influential former adviser to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, now a leading electoral rival, has accused his old boss of hampering peace with the Taliban by blocking efforts to include a broad range of voices in the process. Mohammad […]

Israeli govt not interested in long-lasting peace with Palestinians, fmr Israeli navy chief tells RT

Israeli govt not interested in long-lasting peace with Palestinians, fmr Israeli navy chief tells RT

Israeli govt not interested in long-lasting peace with Palestinians, fmr Israeli navy chief tells RT Tel Aviv has no desire to seek out a peace process that will have long-term benefits for both Palestinians and Israelis, the former commander-in-chief of the Israeli navy told RT’s Sophie Shevardnadze. Admiral Ami Ayalon, […]

World flooded with $100 bills may be sign of international corruption – experts

World flooded with $100 bills may be sign of international corruption – experts

World flooded with $100 bills may be sign of international corruption – experts The number of US one hundred dollar notes has doubled since the financial crisis to more than 12 billion across the world, the latest US Federal Reserve data shows. Experts believe the surge could be linked to […]

UPS stops delivering to Swedish neighborhood as drivers get attacked in ‘no-go zone’ – report

UPS stops delivering to Swedish neighborhood as drivers get attacked in ‘no-go zone’ – report

UPS stops delivering to Swedish neighborhood as drivers get attacked in ‘no-go zone’ – report The American shipping company has reportedly stopped delivering parcels to a notorious neighborhood in Malmo, Sweden, often labeled a “no-go zone,” following a wave of attacks on their drivers. Providing postal services for Rosengard, a […]