Mussarat Ahmadzeb, a member of parliament from Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, said that entire saga of Malala writing for BBC and later the attack were part of a plan. "The attack on Malala was scripted way before the incident (in 2012)," she told Urdu newspaper Ummat. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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A bomb struck a Bangkok military hospital on Monday and wounded 21 people, one seriously, three years to the day after the Thai army seized power in the politically unstable kingdom. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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North Korea says it's ready to deploy and start mass-producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major US military bases there following a test launch it claims confirmed the missile's combat readiness and is an "answer" to US President Donald Trump's policies. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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Over two days, Trump is to meet separately with both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and visit holy sites. On Monday in Jerusalem, he will pray at the Western Wall and visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticised Trump for sealing an arms deal worth hundreds of billions of dollars with Saudi Arabia, Tehran's arch-rival in the Middle East. Zarif's comments came hours after Trump singled out Iran as a key sponsor of militant groups. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
Source: TIMES OF INDIA WORLD