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Imran mulls to give citizenship to refugees’ kids born in Pakistan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday sought the National Assembly’s advice for granting citizenship to Pakistan-born children of Afghan and Bangladeshi migrants. Addressing a session of the country’s lower house, the prime minister said that he wants to take this decision on humanitarian grounds as

Moon, Kim sign summit agreement in Pyongyang

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un signed an agreement at the end of their summit talks here on Wednesday. The agreement was signed at a ceremony held at the North’s state guesthouse Paekhwawon and broadcast live in Seoul. Details of

US-China trade war could last 20 years: Jack Ma

Tech tycoon Jack Ma has told investors to hunker down for a drawn out trade war between the US and China that can last for upto 20 years. “It’s going to last long, it’s going to be a mess,” Ma, the founder and executive chairman

Israel violates Syrian sovereignty: Putin tells Netanyahu

Operations of the Israeli air force are undertaken in violation of Syria’s sovereignty, Russian President Vladimir Putin told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by phone on Tuesday. Putin made the remarks after the Russian Defence Ministry said earlier in the day its Il-20 surveillance plane

Charity in The Digital Era

Remember when a donation to a big charity was acknowledged with a certificate of philanthropic appreciation? Well, those days are gone. Today, donors need more. They want to know where their funds are going, and how their contribution is impacting progress. This ideological shift in

Kerry slams Trump’s decision to pull out of Paris climate pact

Former US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday slammed US President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the landmark Paris Climate Change Agreement. Calling Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris deal the “single greatest act of irresponsibility of any President of the United States

Turkey to freeze new government investment projects

Turkey will review and freeze the new government investment projects as part of efforts to keep budget balance and fight against double-digit inflation, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. “We are not considering any fresh investments right now,” Xinhua quoted Erdogan as saying. One

Trump’s ex-campaign chairman close to deal for guilty plea

Paul Manafort, US President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager embattled by criminal indictments, is close to a deal with Special Counsel Robert Mueller for a guilty plea ahead of his upcoming trial, according to an informed source. Manafort may no longer fight the charges related

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