Sunday, January 29, 2023

News from 2015-02-23

NSA chief declines comment on spyware reports, says program are lawful
February 23, 2015
NSA chief declines comment on spyware reports, says program are lawful
Maldives court orders further detention of Nasheed; India concerned
February 23, 2015
Maldives court orders further detention of Nasheed; India concerned
Obama warns Homeland Security shutdown will hurt economy, security
February 23, 2015
Obama warns Homeland Security shutdown will hurt economy, security
French defence minister due in India to rescue Rafale fighter deal
February 23, 2015
French defence minister due in India to rescue Rafale fighter deal
HSBC says Swiss scandal has brought 'shame' on bank
February 23, 2015
HSBC says Swiss scandal has brought 'shame' on bank
UN experts warn of 'critical knowledge gaps' on Saudi MERS virus
February 23, 2015
UN experts warn of 'critical knowledge gaps' on Saudi MERS virus
Rent walkouts point to strains in US farm economy
February 23, 2015
Rent walkouts point to strains in US farm economy
US, allies staged 25 air strikes on Islamic State fighters in Iraq, Syria: Joint Task Force
February 23, 2015
US, allies staged 25 air strikes on Islamic State fighters in Iraq, Syria: Joint Task Force
Rain expected in Punjab, KP & Balochistan
February 23, 2015
Rain expected in Punjab, KP & Balochistan
Main perpetrator of Peshawar APS attack arrested: ISPR
February 23, 2015
Main perpetrator of Peshawar APS attack arrested: ISPR
Castrogiovanni to miss Scotland match after dog bites nose
February 23, 2015
Castrogiovanni to miss Scotland match after dog bites nose
Former chief justice Rana Bhagwandas passes away in Karachi, PM condoles death
February 23, 2015
Former chief justice Rana Bhagwandas passes away in Karachi, PM condoles death
2 military courts set up in Malir Cantonment
February 23, 2015
2 military courts set up in Malir Cantonment
Kiev says cannot withdraw heavy weapons as attacks persist
February 23, 2015
Kiev says cannot withdraw heavy weapons as attacks persist
Ukraine fears spread of war after blast in eastern city
February 23, 2015
Ukraine fears spread of war after blast in eastern city
No blame game, no scapegoat; Moin Khan to be quizzed: PCB chief
February 23, 2015
No blame game, no scapegoat; Moin Khan to be quizzed: PCB chief
ECP rigging Senate election, alleges Shireen Mazari
February 23, 2015
ECP rigging Senate election, alleges Shireen Mazari
Foreign journalist found dead in Islamabad
February 23, 2015
Foreign journalist found dead in Islamabad
Moeen ton sets up easy England win against Scotland in World Cup
February 23, 2015
Moeen ton sets up easy England win against Scotland in World Cup
Wassan accuses Khairpur police, PML-F of making millions from gas field
February 23, 2015
Wassan accuses Khairpur police, PML-F of making millions from gas field
NA-122 rigging case: Election tribunal summons both counsels on Feb 27
February 23, 2015
NA-122 rigging case: Election tribunal summons both counsels on Feb 27
Senate elections: Committee formed to check horse-trading
February 23, 2015
Senate elections: Committee formed to check horse-trading
Corruption charges against Imran Khan: ECP adjourns case to March 3
February 23, 2015
Corruption charges against Imran Khan: ECP adjourns case to March 3
Sleeping giant Gayle ready to fire, says Windies captain
February 23, 2015
Sleeping giant Gayle ready to fire, says Windies captain
Tough choice for US in Afghanistan's Kandahar province
February 23, 2015
Tough choice for US in Afghanistan's Kandahar province
China's Wanxiang to rebrand Fisker as Elux
February 23, 2015
China's Wanxiang to rebrand Fisker as Elux
11 Wesleyan students treated for MDMA drug overdoses
February 23, 2015
11 Wesleyan students treated for MDMA drug overdoses
12 killed, 10 injured in Hyderabad van inferno
February 23, 2015
12 killed, 10 injured in Hyderabad van inferno
Four die as bus collides with trailer in Dera Ghazi  Khan
February 23, 2015
Four die as bus collides with trailer in Dera Ghazi Khan
Short-circuiting: Over 150 shops gutted in Lalamusa
February 23, 2015
Short-circuiting: Over 150 shops gutted in Lalamusa
No near-term F-35 sales in Gulf region: Pentagon
February 23, 2015
No near-term F-35 sales in Gulf region: Pentagon
Pro-Russian rebels say agree to withdraw weapons in east Ukraine
February 23, 2015
Pro-Russian rebels say agree to withdraw weapons in east Ukraine
Asian shares flat as investors digest Greek deal
February 23, 2015
Asian shares flat as investors digest Greek deal
Canada's Valeant to acquire Salix in $10.1 billion deal
February 23, 2015
Canada's Valeant to acquire Salix in $10.1 billion deal
Twenty-First Century Fox denies report it held takeover talks with Discovery
February 23, 2015
Twenty-First Century Fox denies report it held takeover talks with Discovery
Brent edges up on cautious optimism over Greek debt compromise
February 23, 2015
Brent edges up on cautious optimism over Greek debt compromise
Bangladesh ferry capsizes after collision, at least 66 dead
February 23, 2015
Bangladesh ferry capsizes after collision, at least 66 dead
Kerry and Iran's Zarif meet for two hours in nuclear talks
February 23, 2015
Kerry and Iran's Zarif meet for two hours in nuclear talks
North Korea, running scared from Ebola, bans foreigners from marathon
February 23, 2015
North Korea, running scared from Ebola, bans foreigners from marathon
Patricia Arquette wins first Oscar with 'Boyhood'
February 23, 2015
Patricia Arquette wins first Oscar with 'Boyhood'
Alejandro Inarritu wins best director Oscar for 'Birdman'
February 23, 2015
Alejandro Inarritu wins best director Oscar for 'Birdman'
Eddie Redmayne wins first Oscar for 'Theory of Everything'
February 23, 2015
Eddie Redmayne wins first Oscar for 'Theory of Everything'
Julianne Moore takes best actress Oscar for 'Still Alice'
February 23, 2015
Julianne Moore takes best actress Oscar for 'Still Alice'
Olympics swimming star Michael Phelps gets engaged
February 23, 2015
Olympics swimming star Michael Phelps gets engaged
Logano goes from rejection to redemption
February 23, 2015
Logano goes from rejection to redemption
Sharapova less fixated on top spot but eager to beat Serena
February 23, 2015
Sharapova less fixated on top spot but eager to beat Serena
Oscar winners in key categories
February 23, 2015
Oscar winners in key categories
'Birdman' soars to Oscar heights on best picture win
February 23, 2015
'Birdman' soars to Oscar heights on best picture win
De Villiers deflated after South Africa confidence rocked
February 23, 2015
De Villiers deflated after South Africa confidence rocked
Bravo to miss Zimbabwe match, in doubt for South Africa
February 23, 2015
Bravo to miss Zimbabwe match, in doubt for South Africa
Russell breathes new life into Windies World Cup
February 23, 2015
Russell breathes new life into Windies World Cup