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Pak Army Chief Reaches Out To UAE, Saudi Arabia For Crucial Bailout Package: Report

Pak Army Chief Reaches Out To UAE, Saudi Arabia For Crucial Bailout Package: Report

Press Trust of India | Saturday August 06, 2022, Islamabad

Days after seeking US help in securing an early release of a crucial USD 1.7 billion instalment from the IMF to Pakistan, Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has now reached out to Saudi Arabia and the UAE as part of his efforts to ensure financial

Pregnant Woman Among 5 Killed In Fiery Collision At Los Angeles Junction

Pregnant Woman Among 5 Killed In Fiery Collision At Los Angeles Junction

Edited by NDTV News Desk | Saturday August 06, 2022, Los Angeles

A horrific road accident took place in the Windsor Hills area of Los Angeles, US, on Thursday afternoon where a high-speed car rammed into several vehicles leaving at least five dead.

Israel-Gaza Fighting Spills Into Second Day With Air Strikes, Rockets

Israel-Gaza Fighting Spills Into Second Day With Air Strikes, Rockets

Reuters | Saturday August 06, 2022, Gaza

Israeli aircraft struck in Gaza and Palestinian terrorist fired rockets at Israeli cities on Saturday as fighting ran into a second day, ending more than a year of relative calm along the border.

Actor Anne Heche Hospitalised After Car Crash: Report

Actor Anne Heche Hospitalised After Car Crash: Report

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Los Angeles

US actress Anne Heche has been hospitalized in critical condition after crashing her car into a Los Angeles home, US media reported Friday.

Taiwan Official Leading Missile Production Found Dead In Hotel: Report

Taiwan Official Leading Missile Production Found Dead In Hotel: Report

Reuters | Saturday August 06, 2022, Taipei

The deputy head of Taiwan defence ministry's research and development unit was found dead on Saturday morning in a hotel room, according to the official Central News Agency.

Hit With Heavy Rain, Pakistan Declares 'Monsoon Emergency'

Hit With Heavy Rain, Pakistan Declares 'Monsoon Emergency'

Asian News International | Saturday August 06, 2022, Islamabad

Amid the ongoing devastation caused by heavy rains and floods in different parts of Pakistan, the Federal Ministry for Climate Change inthe country has warned of more rains in the coming weeks as the cabinet declared a "monsoon emergency".

Taiwan Says China's Military Drills Simulate Attack On Its Main Island

Taiwan Says China's Military Drills Simulate Attack On Its Main Island

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Taipei

Taiwan accused the Chinese army of simulating an attack on its main island Saturday, as Beijing doubled down on its retaliation for US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taipei.

"Was She Fighting?": Family Of Gaza's 5-Year-Old Killed In Israel Strike

"Was She Fighting?": Family Of Gaza's 5-Year-Old Killed In Israel Strike

Edited by Supriti David | Saturday August 06, 2022, Gaza

A five-year-old girl was among 10 people who were tragically killed in Gaza as the region witnessed the worst escalation of violence in a year on Saturday.

"Scientist's Joke": French Physicist Shares Sausage Photo As 'Star', Apologises

"Scientist's Joke": French Physicist Shares Sausage Photo As 'Star', Apologises

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022

This, prominent French scientist Etienne Klein declared, was the latest astonishing picture taken by the James Webb Space Telescope of Proxima Centauri, the closest star to our Sun.

How US Teens Are Helping Police Better Their Response To School Shootings

How US Teens Are Helping Police Better Their Response To School Shootings

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Miami

Shots ring out in a Miami school classroom. Inside, a dozen students, their clothing stained with what appears to be blood, desperately scream. It's a terrifying scene -- but, thankfully, it is a simulation.

WION's Pak Journalist Abducted By Taliban In Kabul, Now Safe: Report

WION's Pak Journalist Abducted By Taliban In Kabul, Now Safe: Report

Asian News International | Saturday August 06, 2022, Kabul

Pakistani journalist Anas Mallick, who was in Afghanistan to cover the first anniversary of the Taliban's takeover of the country, was abducted and physically assaulted by the Taliban.

Alex Jones Ordered To Pay Sandy Hook Parents $45.2 Million In Punitive Damages

Alex Jones Ordered To Pay Sandy Hook Parents $45.2 Million In Punitive Damages

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Washington

A Texas jury ordered US conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on Friday to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages for falsely claiming that the deadly 2012 Sandy Hook elementary shooting was a "hoax."

Russia, Ukraine Blame Each Other Over Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Plant Attack

Russia, Ukraine Blame Each Other Over Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Plant Attack

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Kyiv

Kyiv and Moscow accused each other of striking Europe's largest nuclear site on Friday, causing a reactor stoppage as three grain ships departed Ukraine under a deal to avert food shortages.

3 Killed In Lightning Strike Near White House

3 Killed In Lightning Strike Near White House

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Washington

Three people, including an elderly couple celebrating their 56th wedding anniversary, were pronounced dead Friday after being struck by lightning in a park near the White House.

Israel Airstrikes In Gaza Kill 10, Palestine Group Responds With Rockets

Israel Airstrikes In Gaza Kill 10, Palestine Group Responds With Rockets

Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 06, 2022, Gaza City

Israel pounded Gaza with air strikes on Saturday and a Palestinian terrorist group retaliated with a barrage of rocket fire, in the territory's worst escalation of violence since a war last year.