Friday, July 10, 2020

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      Trump attends a graduation ceremony for officers, amid disputes with the Pentagon

      US President Donald Trump is taking part in a ceremony to hand over certificates at the prestigious West Point Military Academy near New York, in the midst of a dispute between him and the Pentagon and at a time...

      What does it mean to declare a state of emergency in an American state or city?

      With the emerging crisis of the Coronavirus, and the number of infections rising to more than a thousand in about 38 states, many states and cities have declared a state of emergency, the last of which was the capital...

      US states filed suit against White House to allow 3D printing of weapons

      Twenty US States have taken legal action against White House to block the country's latest attempt to authorize plans to make 3D printing of weapons on the internet. The move is believed to increase the use of 'ghost guns' (non-serial...

      Earthquake measuring 5.5 magnitude hits northern Argentina

      The US Geological Survey said that a 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck northern Argentina on Thursday near the town of El Hoyo. The authority said that the earthquake, which occurred 16 km west of the town, was at a very large depth...

      US official confirms first Chinese Corona virus infection in Washington

      A spokesman for CDC said on Tuesday that a person from China in Washington was diagnosed with the outbreak of Corona virus in Wuhan, China. A spokesman for the American Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told Reuters that...

      Women March 2020: Thousands participated in rallies across the United States

      Women March 2020: Thousands of women participated in a march in downtown Washington, DC, and in other cities across the United States; Saturday, in support of women's rights to encourage their political participation. The agenda of Women March 2020 this...

      10 charred bodies found inside a truck in Mexico

      The Attorney General in the southern state Guerrero of Mexico, known for violence linked to organized crime, Inaky Blanco, has announced the finding of at least 10 charred bodies inside a truck. Blanco said - as quoted by (Russia Today)...

      Killer storm swallows 9 people in southern USA

      At least seven people were killed in the southern United States of America by a storm that caused devastation in several states, as the two-day storm killed three people in Louisiana and three others in Alabama and in Texas,...

      Alaska: Shishaldin Volcano begins to release dust, 8 kilometers into the air

      Shishaldin Volcano: An active volcano in the Aleutian Islands in Alaska, covered with snow at the top, began to release dust as high as 8 kilometers yesterday, triggering a warning to the pilots. Dust from the Shishaldin Volcano, 1,080 kilometers...

      New York Mayor: City raised the alert for possible Iranian retaliation

      New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said security officials in the city raised the alert for possible Iranian retaliation against a US air strike in Baghdad on Friday, which killed Qassem Soleimani, Tehran's most prominent military chief. The city is...

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      Flocking together gurus of a feather

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      Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

      Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some symptoms, which was a positive...

      PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

      PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

      Sacrificing role models of media

      Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...

      Banks performance under SBP Rozgar Refinance Scheme supported by Government of Pakistan’s Risk Sharing Facility

      On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan introduced a refinance scheme to provide concessional credit at 3% interest rate and generous repayment terms...