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Pakistan government under fire for its handling of Jadhav's case

A senior official in the law ministry told the Express Tribune that Pakistan's lead lawyer Qureshi made two mistakes.

published : 19 May 2017

Chelsea Manning shows look as woman after prison release

Army Private Chelsea Manning is revealing her new look as a woman, after being freed from a Kansas military prison and a 35-year sentence for leaking classified materials.

published : 19 May 2017

ICJ order on Jadhav binding on Pakistan: India

MEA Spokesperson Gopal Baglay said the provisional relief provided by the ICJ is the first step in ensuring justice to Jadhav.

published : 18 May 2017

ICJ rules against Pakistan, stays Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence

The decision comes after India on Monday sought the court's intervention for an immediate suspension of Jadhav's death sentence.

published : 17 May 2017

While WannaCry made world scramble to its feet, a cryptocurrency attack generates digital cash fast

Tens of thousands of computers globally have been affected by the Adylkuzz attack that target machines, let them operate while generating digital cash or "Monero" cryptocurrency in the background.

published : 17 May 2017

US Senator McCain compares Trump crises to Watergate

The Arizona Republican says, "We've seen this movie before."

published : 17 May 2017

New York Times Report: Trump asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation

Flynn resigned the day before the Feb. 14 meeting, after it was revealed he apparently had lied to his about the nature of his contacts with Russia's ambassador.

published : 17 May 2017

Trump's disclosure of classified US information a breach of trust, if not law

Trump shared information about a threat from the Islamic State group while hosting Russia's foreign minister and ambassador to Washington.

published : 17 May 2017

Countries may hesitate to share intel with US after Trump gave info to Russia on ISIS

It's a troubling signal to America's allies and partners around the world and may impair their willingness to share intelligence with the US in the future.

published : 16 May 2017

Top Democrat Nancy Pelosi rebuffs calls to impeach Trump, says no case to establish

"I don't subscribe to that," Pelosi told a CNN town hall Monday night. "What are the facts that you would make a case on? What are the rules that he may have violated?"

published : 16 May 2017

Trump defends 'absolute right' to share 'facts' with Russia

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Tuesday dubbed the news "nonsense," saying it was not worth confirming or denying.

published : 16 May 2017

US says Trump did not discuss intel sources, methods with Russians

The statements from National Security Advisor HR McMaster and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson came after The Washington Post reported that Trump had revealed classified information to the Russians.

published : 16 May 2017

Trump revealed classified info to Russian Foreign Minister, envoy: Report

Trump "revealed more information to the Russian ambassador than we have shared with our own allies," the Washington Post quoted a US official as saying on condition of anonymity.

published : 16 May 2017

ICJ declines Pakistan's plea to see Jadhav confession

Earlier, in the day, India demanded before the ICJ that Pakistan annul the death sentence of Jadhav and see that he was not executed as his trial was held under "farcical" circumstances.

published : 15 May 2017

India fears Jadhav could be executed before ICJ trial ends

Battling Pakistan in the UN's highest judicial body, India said the situation was grave and urgent, prompting it to approach the court "at such short notice".

published : 15 May 2017