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Daily Archives: June 13, 2017

Preparations in full swing ahead of PM Nawaz’s appearance before JIT

ISLAMABAD  – Preparations are underway with full swing in Islamabad ahead of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s appearance before Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing his offshore assets. Mayor Rawalpindi and Islamabad arrived outside the judicial academy and reviewed the sanitation and other arrangements. Dilapidated roads in the vicinity of the building ...

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UAE paid $3bn to finance coup attempt in Turkey: Report

The United Arab Emirates financed a high-profile coup attempt last year in Turkey and paid about three billion dollars to the putschists, a columnist in a Turkish daily has claimed. Mehmet Acet, a columnist for Yeni Safak daily, said on Tuesday that Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu meant the United Arab ...

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May apologizes to Tories for election ‘mess’

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has acknowledged her fault for the Conservative Party’s dismal performance in the June 8 general election, apologizing to the MPs for the “mess” she created. “I got us into this mess I’ll get us out of it,” May told The Conservative Private Members’ Committee, or ...

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Israel mulls closing Al Jazeera bureau in Jerusalem al-Quds: Report

A report says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is considering shutting down the Jerusalem al-Quds bureau of the Qatar-based Al Jazeera broadcaster, as a diplomatic rift escalates between a Saudi-led bloc of countries with Qatar. Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth reported on Tuesday that Netanyahu had met with members of the ...

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Top UN official in Myanmar to be changed: Report

The United Nations says its top official in Myanmar is being changed, with sources citing her failure to protect the rights of the oppressed Rohingya Muslims as the reason behind the decision. Diplomatic and aid community sources in Myanmar’s Yangon city told the BBC that the departure of Renata Lok-Dessallien, the ...

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Tennis: Nadal up, Djokovic down in ATP charts

PARIS  – Rafael Nadal s magnificent run to a 10th French Open title has earned the Spaniard a move into second in the latest ATP world rankings published on Monday. The 31-year-old clinched his record-breaking Roland Garros crown by demolishing Stan Wawrinka in a one-sided final for a 15th Grand Slam ...

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Diddy tops Forbes list of celebrity high earners

NEW YORK  – Rapper turned businessman Diddy was the world’s top-paid celebrity in the past year, edging out closest competitor Beyonce, Forbes said in its annual list Monday. Diddy earned $130 million in the past 12 months, of which $70 million came from selling a one-third stake in his Sean ...

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