Tuesday, December 3

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Besieged by Indian troops, Kashmir mourns loss of autonomy

Besieged by Indian troops, Kashmir mourns loss of autonomy

Crime, General
Amid a paralyzing curfew for a third day, residents vow to resist India's move to scrap the region's special status. Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir - Ghulam Mohammad Mir, an ambulance driver on the move, has not communicated with his wife and two children since Monday when the authorities imposed an unprecedented clampdown on the disputed region, shutting down internet and mobile phones, barring movement and bundling Kashmiri leaders into jails. But that has not stopped the 42-year-old from carrying expecting mothers and attendants from villages and towns to Kashmir's major Lal Ded maternity hospital in the main city of Srinagar. "Except for Indian troops and their checkpoints, there's nothing visible in the streets. I have been beaten up at several places for helping the pat
‘I don’t want to kill 10 million people’: Trump says he could win Afghanistan war in 10 days

‘I don’t want to kill 10 million people’: Trump says he could win Afghanistan war in 10 days

Politics
US President Donald Trump is seeking help from Pakistan to extricate Washington from the war in Afghanistan, saying that he could “win” that war in a week if he wanted to kill millions and wipe off the country. “I could win that war in a week,” Trump said on Monday, as he met with Pakistani PM Imran Khan at the White House. “Afghanistan would be wiped off the face of the earth... literally in 10 days.” “I don’t want to go that route,” the president added. “I don’t want to kill 10 million people.” Instead, Trump said, Pakistan will help “extricate” the US from the long war in Afghanistan the previous administrations have got entangled in. “This is the closest we’ve been to a peace deal,” Khan added, hoping that in the coming weeks the Afghan government would agree to direct talks
Fawad Chaudhry Allegedly Slapped Journalist Sami Ibrahim And People Are Furious

Fawad Chaudhry Allegedly Slapped Journalist Sami Ibrahim And People Are Furious

Politics
Fawad Chaudhry(Minister Of Science and Technology) Allegedly Slapped Journalist Sami Ibrahim And People Are Furious Last night, Fawad Chaudhry, the Federal Minister for Science and Technology allegedly slapped, senior journalist and anchorperson Sami Ibrahim during a heated debate at a wedding. You heard that right, the Minister seems to be resentful towards the recent change in his post that he couldn’t handle his temper and SLAPPED the journalist right there! What the Minister doesn’t seem to understand is that a verbal conflict is one thing but physical assault is a whole new level of crossing the line.  Last time I checked, government officials were supposed to have enough tact to have a debate despite their differences. That’s the whole point of a debate, isn’t it? People are sup