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Nawaz warns of a repeat of 1971 debacle

Nawaz warns of a repeat of 1971

FBI warns of possible terror attack on US Election Day eve

Washington: The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has warned of a possible Al Qaeda terror threat against the US on the eve of Election Day on November 8. New York, Texas and Virginia, were listed as possible targets of the attack, Xinhua news reported on Saturday. With three days left, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has

China warns US not to meddle in border row with India

Beijing: China on Monday slammed the US after its envoy visiting Arunachal Pradesh, warning it not to meddle in the border dispute between New Delhi and Beijing. After the US ambassador to India Richard Verma went to Tawang in Arunachal which abuts Chinese border, Beijing said such acts will make the dispute more “complicated” between

Iniesta warns Celtic ahead of Champions League tie

Barcelona: Barcelona star Andres Iniesta has warned their Champions League opponents Celtic not to be fooled by their shock home loss to Alaves and insisted that they will get it right against the Scottish champions. While Celtic were rampaging past Rangers in the Scottish Premier League, the Spanish giants were toiling to a 1-2 Nou

Abide by international awards, Kerry warns China

New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry here on Wednesday sent out a strong message to China over its dispute with the Philippines on the contentious South China sea and warned that the “international order” should not be underestimated. The US diplomat cited India as an example in abiding by the international order when

US warns EU ahead of Apple tax evasion ruling

Washington/London: As Brussels is slated to deliver a verdict next month on Apple and other US companies for evading billions of pounds in taxes, the US Treasury Department has warned the European Commission (EU) about taking such action. In a white paper commissioned by US Treasury secretary Jack Lew, the Obama administration warned that Brussels

Chinese official warns of foreign influence on Tibetan Buddhism

Beijing:A senior Chinese official has called on religious figures in Tibet to resist the influence of foreign forces to ensure stability in the region. Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) National Committee, was in Tibet on Friday and Saturday where he visited businesses, hospitals and lamaseries, reports Xinhua. At the

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China warns of geological disasters due to rains

Beijing: China’s meteorological authority has warned the public of possible geological disasters in the south with heavy rain predicted for the region. Parts of Anhui, Jiangxi and Zhejiang provinces was expected to see torrential rains, the National Meteorological Centre (NMC) said in a statement yesterday. The NMC said precipitation could reach up to 95 mm in

Saudi Arabia warns of economic fallout if Congress passes 9/11 bill

Washington: Saudi Arabia has told the The Obama administration has lobbied Congress to block the bill’s passage, according to administration officials and congressional aides from both parties, and the Saudi threats have been the subject of intense discussions in recent weeks between lawmakers and officials from the state department and the Pentagon. The officials have

Faridkot DC warns procurement officials

Bathinda: Faridkot Deputy Commissioner Malwinder Singh Jaggi on Sunday visited grain markets of Kotkapura, Bargadi and Panj Garain to review arrangements regarding paddy procurement. Jaggi informed that of the total 1.03 lakh MTs of wheat arrived in district Mandis, as much as 78,335 MT was purchased till date. Issuing strict warning to the procurement officials,