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Trump, Tillerson ‘good cop’, ‘bad cop’ to N Korea ?

If United States (US) President Donald Trump and his top diplomat are playing “good cop, bad cop” with North Korea, it doesn't appear to be working: entreaties of diplomacy aren't yielding meaningful talks, and military threats aren't scaring Pyongyang into halting its nuclear advance. Instead, America's mixed messaging may be increasing the risk of miscalculation by the isolated, communist government,...

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Trump, Tillerson ‘good cop’, ‘bad cop’ to N Korea ?

If United States (US) President Donald Trump and his top diplomat are playing “good cop, bad cop” with North Korea, it doesn't appear to be working: entreaties of diplomacy aren't yielding meaningful talks, and military threats aren't scaring Pyongyang into halting its nuclear advance. Instead, America's mixed messaging may be increasing the risk of miscalculation by the isolated, communist government,...

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Suspending Cellular services: An unusual way of combating terror

As cellular services are suspended in a bid to secure Muharram processions; it is not quite understandable, that this remains to be the only way to prevent security lapse. For instance there are many other ways that may be used in managing security for Ashura processions. Think! if cellular services are suspended, blocked for a time being and if any...

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NA-120 Elections: By-poll to decide who holds Lahore

LAHORE: All eyes are set to witness the By-poll of  National Assembly seat 120 of which was  left vacant by the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, as he was ousted from his premiership by the apex Supreme Court for not declaring his UN withdrawn salary at FZE Capital situated in Dubai. The By- election will take place on Sunday, 17...

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Gunmen kill transgender person in Karachi

KARACHI: Unknown gunmen killed a transgender person in Karachi Wednesday, police said, in the latest attack to target the marginalised community in the country. The attackers initially threw eggs from a moving car at the victim and her friend before returning to the scene and firing gunshots at the pair. "The bullet hit the jaw (of the victim) who died...

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