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October 29, 2017 4:28 PM India key to U.N. peacekeeping

PM says in Mann Ki Baat that India, as a messenger of peace, vouches for peace Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded India’s contributions to the UN peace keeping efforts as reflecting its ethos as a “messenger of peace” and said that his celebration of the festival of Deepavali with the troops stationed in Gurez was an “unforgettable” experience. He said this during 176

October 26, 2017 5:08 AM The cost of surviving illness – your biggest lifetime expense?

AS this is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I thought it appropriate to speak about Severe Illness Cover and how it can impact when one is affected by cancer. With one in every 26 women affected by breast cancer the most prevalent female cancer (cancer is NOT gender-based as men also get breast cancer). The National Cancer Registry (NCR), a specialised 135

October 25, 2017 3:07 PM U.S. House squeezes Pyongyang-INSIDE Korea JoongAng Daily

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a bill described by congressmen as the “harshest” secondary financial sanctions ever on North Korea, named after Otto Warmbier, the American university student who died after being arrested and jailed by the Pyongyang regime. The legislation, which passed 415 to 2, would direct the Treasury 160

October 25, 2017 12:15 AM The House Votes To Place Sanctions On North Korea While Russia Sanctions Flail

The House passed legislation to sanction North Korea on Tuesday evening, amid growing tensions between the two countries. All the while, President Donald Trump has failed to enact any of his sanctions against Russia. The Trump administration missed the October 1 deadline to “issue regulations or other guidance,” according to a Newsweek report. Those 116

October 24, 2017 10:59 PM Zim karatekas shine in Zambia

The International Federation of Karate Zimbabwe, which runs karate style of kyokushin in this country, had initially named a strong 20-member team that was set to leave the country for Zambia last Friday, but then reduced the number to three after they faced financial challenges. The Zambia Japanese Ambassador Invitational Tournament was graced by athletes 140

October 24, 2017 1:57 PM Pakistan armed forces contribution to UN Peacekeeping efforts

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Armed Forces, as contributor to UN Peace keeping efforts, join UN on its 72nd founding day. Pakistan Armed Forces peacekeepers have a long and distinguished history of serving with the United Nations. According to Inter Services Public Relations, Pakistan support to UN Peacekeeping operations began in 1960 when Pakistan deployed 117

October 24, 2017 11:49 AM Thousands of Pak army men contributing as UN peacekeepers: ISPR

Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) today informed that Pak Armed Forces will join UN on its 72nd founding day as contributor to UN peacekeeping efforts. Pakistan army peacekeepers have participated in 43 UN missions including some of the most challenging ones. Pakistan support to UN Peacekeeping operations began in 1960 when Pakistan deployed its first 128

October 24, 2017 8:57 AM Govt buckles to UN pressure on North Korea dealings

GOVERNMENT is investigating local businesses suspected of having ties with North Korea as Harare buckles to pressure from the United Nations (UN) Security Council over questionable dealings with the Asian country’s rogue regime. Responding to questions yesterday, Foreign Affairs permanent secretary Joey Bimha told the Zimbabwe Independent that government 126

October 24, 2017 6:53 AM U.N. adds 32 items to list of prohibited goods for North Korea

UNITED NATIONS--A U.N. committee has added 32 items that have both civilian and military uses to a list of prohibited goods and technologies banned from sale or transfer to North Korea. The committee that monitors sanctions against North Korea said in a report to the Security Council circulated Monday that the additions range from boxes that can be used to carry 147

October 24, 2017 6:00 AM Some Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Users Report Clicking Sound, Black Smear on Display Issues

It seems there's no end to issues related to Google's newly released Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones. Within a month of release, several users have already reported multiple issues including burn-in issue with the P-OLED screen on the Pixel 2 XL as well as durability issue on the new Pixel hardware. Now, fresh reports have surfaced where some Pixel 116