TikTok denies rumors of being linked to Chinese govt

TikTok denies rumors of being linked to Chinese govt

TikTok has dismissed rumors that it has any ties with the Chinese government, terming the US allegations as “rumors and misinformation.” The short video-sharing app unveiled an online information hub as its Chinese parent company encountered a deadline set by President Donald Trump to strip TikTok before the app is...

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After EU, US also bars PIA from operating special direct flights

After EU, US also bars PIA from operating special direct flights

The national flag carrier PIA faced another setback when the United States transport authority revoked the permission granted to the airline to operate a number of special direct flights to the US. According to a PIA spokesperson, that move was the outcome from the disclosure of Pakistani pilots’ suspected dubious...

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COVID-19 death toll in US tops 100,000

COVID-19 death toll in US tops 100,000

On Wednesday, the United States exceeded the forbidding milestone of 100,000 COVID-19 deaths as the country continues to relax lockdown and return to work. With the European Union revealing a massive recovery plan to increase its rise from the catastrophe, the US figure was a sobering reminder of the damage...

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Mike Pompeo urges India Pakistan to avoid nuclear moves amid increasing tensions

Mike Pompeo urges India Pakistan to avoid nuclear moves amid increasing tensions

WASHINGTON: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged India and Pakistan to exercise restraint, in the wake of increasing tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbouring countries. The secretary after talking with his counterparts of both the countries maintained, the US encourages India and Pakistan to exercise restraint, and...

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Trump’s US faces increased corruption: watchdog

Trump’s US faces increased corruption: watchdog

The United States last year slid down the rankings of a global corruption index as America´s system of checks and balances faced growing threats on Donald Trump´s watch, Transparency International said Tuesday. The US lost four points to score 71 out of 100 on the watchdog´s 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index,...

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US Launches Targeted Military Strike On Syria

US Launches Targeted Military Strike On Syria

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he ordered a targeted military strike on the airfield in Syria from which a deadly chemical attack was launched and added there could be no dispute that Syria had used banned chemical weapons. “It is in the vital national security interest of the...

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US Sends Mixed Messages To Its European Allies

US Sends Mixed Messages To Its European Allies

US officials continue to send mixed messages to its European allies at a time where the block is already dealing with the UK’s departure from the European Union.

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US Urging Pakistan, Afghanistan To Avoid Confrontation

US Urging Pakistan, Afghanistan To Avoid Confrontation

Meanwhile, a spokesperson for the US State Department strongly supported Pakis­tan’s efforts to eliminate terrorist hideouts.

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Rare View Of Immigrants Trying To Enter US

Rare View Of Immigrants Trying To Enter US

Crossing the border illegally into the US can be a danger-filled journey. Ed Lavandera takes us along the border in Nogales, Arizona, to see the hopes and fears that come with it.

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Fights & Disturbances Broke Out At A Number Of US Shopping Malls

Fights & Disturbances Broke Out At A Number Of US Shopping Malls

one of the biggest brawls across the country happened in a suburb of Chicago at the Fox Valley Mall in Aurora, Illinois. Eight juveniles have been arrested and charged. Police are looking into whether social media played a role in organizing the fight and if it was connected to other...

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