• 1 injured in Virginia State University campus shooting

    1 injured in Virginia State University campus shooting

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    The campus of the Virginia State University (VSU) in the town of Petersburg has been put on lockdown after a shooting, the campus police said. According to VSU Police, officers are looking for a possible suspect described as a black male wearing a white jersey with blue number 23.
  • Himachal minister Anil Sharma joins BJP

    Himachal minister Anil Sharma joins BJP

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    The committee comprises of top leaders including party president Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi . In more bad news for the Congress, it's Cabinet minister Anil Sharma, could join the BJP, which is likely to field his son Ashray from Mandi.
  • Indian Army to step up road-building along Chinese border

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    The Border Roads Organisation, a defence ministry outfit, is the main agency that builds and maintains roads, advance landing grounds, tunnels and bridges near the borders. Sitharaman lauded the Army for its swift and effective response in dealing with "external and internal threats". The Minister emphasised "the need to guard against inimical forces", he said.
  • Cubs' flight to Los Angeles diverted after passenger falls ill

    Cubs' flight to Los Angeles diverted after passenger falls ill

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    It may a little early for fried chicken, but maybe Gus Fring can hand deliver the Cubs a few buckets of Los Pollos Hermanos while they wait for departure. But the flight's tracking log shows it diverted to Albuquerque at 7:14 a.m. ET and landed in New Mexico 14 minutes later. According to the Cubs, the team resumed its journey to Los Angeles around 11 a.m.
  • North Korea warns Australia for supporting United States

    North Korea warns Australia for supporting United States

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    The number of North Koreans fleeing the isolated country to South Korea dropped nearly 15 per cent in the first nine months of 2017, according to figures released on Sunday. The USS Michigan, an Ohio-class nuclear-powered submarine, is one of the 18 subs active with the US Navy that can be armed with 24 Trident I and Trident II ballistic missiles.
  • PM Abbasi distances himself from Safdar's tirade

    PM Abbasi distances himself from Safdar's tirade

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    Referring to the army chief's remarks about the country's "sky high" debt, he said that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government has made the economy stable. Due to state-of-the-art mechanisation and full automation, the PIBT can handle coal, clinker and cement in two days as compared to seven days by a coal cargo ship at the Karachi Port.
  • Police say driver flees burning auto, leaves passenger to die

    Police say driver flees burning auto, leaves passenger to die

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    They say the driver fled as the auto burst into flames. He was taken into custody and charged with manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, leaving the scene of an accident, aggravated unlicensed operator and speed violation. The nydailynews reported Ahmad's relatives saying he tried saving Grewal, 'but couldn't'. "He said the girl that was in the auto was stuck in there and he tried to get her out, that's why his arms were burned", Saeed's brother Waheed Ahmad , said Friday.
  • U.S. starting to have real ties with Pakistan, says Trump

    U.S. starting to have real ties with Pakistan, says Trump

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    The couple were kidnapped in 2012 in Afghanistan while on a backpacking trip. Less than two months after he warned Pakistan for its failure to rein in terrorist groups, U.S. "This tweet does not mean that everything is hunky dory with American ties with Pakistan... but it shows that there is a lot of give-and-take in their relationship".
  • 8-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling From Carnival Cruise Ship Deck

    8-Year-Old Girl Dies After Falling From Carnival Cruise Ship Deck

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    Medical emergency units responded to the incident and provided first aid to the young victim before rushing her off to nearby the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital, ABC News reported. Carnival Cruise Lines' Jennifer de la Cruz, the vice president of corporate communications, released a statement with Zabaleta's help. Our thoughts with the young girls family during this very hard time.