Thursday, February 2, 2023

News from 2015-02-24

Saudi court jails al Qaeda recruiters, bin Laden associate -newspaper
February 24, 2015
Saudi court jails al Qaeda recruiters, bin Laden associate -newspaper
Obama to decide soon on troop levels in Afghanistan: Kerry
February 24, 2015
Obama to decide soon on troop levels in Afghanistan: Kerry
IOC chief 'very satisfied' with progress for Rio 2016
February 24, 2015
IOC chief 'very satisfied' with progress for Rio 2016
Designers dabble with decades at London Fashion Week
February 24, 2015
Designers dabble with decades at London Fashion Week
Iran smuggles in $1 billion of bank notes to skirt sanctions: Sources
February 24, 2015
Iran smuggles in $1 billion of bank notes to skirt sanctions: Sources
Bomb-sniffing elephants trained in South Africa
February 24, 2015
Bomb-sniffing elephants trained in South Africa
About 20 manatees rescued from Florida storm drain
February 24, 2015
About 20 manatees rescued from Florida storm drain
Boat Controversy: Modi govt removes Coast Guard BK Loshali from post
February 24, 2015
Boat Controversy: Modi govt removes Coast Guard BK Loshali from post
TTP Swati workers among 5 arrested in Karachi
February 24, 2015
TTP Swati workers among 5 arrested in Karachi
Nabeel Gabol quits MQM, resigns from National Assembly
February 24, 2015
Nabeel Gabol quits MQM, resigns from National Assembly
Opera offers new feature for free access to mobile Web apps
February 24, 2015
Opera offers new feature for free access to mobile Web apps
SHC directs Sindh Govt to provide security to schools
February 24, 2015
SHC directs Sindh Govt to provide security to schools
Bird spit coffee? Asia firms seek global appetite for China delicacy
February 24, 2015
Bird spit coffee? Asia firms seek global appetite for China delicacy
US majority favors mandatory vaccinations: Reuters/Ipsos poll
February 24, 2015
US majority favors mandatory vaccinations: Reuters/Ipsos poll
Rajendra Pachauri steps down as head of IPCC: UN
February 24, 2015
Rajendra Pachauri steps down as head of IPCC: UN
Casino visit: PCB calls back chief selector Moin Khan
February 24, 2015
Casino visit: PCB calls back chief selector Moin Khan
Chris Gayle's record double century flattens Zimbabwe
February 24, 2015
Chris Gayle's record double century flattens Zimbabwe
Qatar World Cup set for November-December
February 24, 2015
Qatar World Cup set for November-December
Rebels say they start withdrawing weapons in east Ukraine
February 24, 2015
Rebels say they start withdrawing weapons in east Ukraine
Alaska allows recreational marijuana as campaign spreads
February 24, 2015
Alaska allows recreational marijuana as campaign spreads
Islamic State in Syria abducts at least 90 from Christian villages: monitor
February 24, 2015
Islamic State in Syria abducts at least 90 from Christian villages: monitor
Senate election: Imran Khan lauds government’s show of hands decision
February 24, 2015
Senate election: Imran Khan lauds government’s show of hands decision
Man, grandson among three crushed to death in Lahore
February 24, 2015
Man, grandson among three crushed to death in Lahore
Greece sends comprehensive reform plan to lenders
February 24, 2015
Greece sends comprehensive reform plan to lenders
Non-Test playing nations performed well in World Cup, says Ireland skipper Porterfield
February 24, 2015
Non-Test playing nations performed well in World Cup, says Ireland skipper Porterfield
PM, COAS discuss Zarb-e-Azb & National Action Plan
February 24, 2015
PM, COAS discuss Zarb-e-Azb & National Action Plan
FC official killed, 3 injured in Balochistan blasts
February 24, 2015
FC official killed, 3 injured in Balochistan blasts
Maldives ex-president's detention extended; US concerned
February 24, 2015
Maldives ex-president's detention extended; US concerned
Turkey criticises Britain over missing schoolgirls
February 24, 2015
Turkey criticises Britain over missing schoolgirls
Indonesia says executions of 11 convicts won't be delayed despite mercy pleas
February 24, 2015
Indonesia says executions of 11 convicts won't be delayed despite mercy pleas
Advocate General Punjab Hanif Khatana resigns
February 24, 2015
Advocate General Punjab Hanif Khatana resigns
Two minor girls poisoned to death in Sheikhupura
February 24, 2015
Two minor girls poisoned to death in Sheikhupura
Pakistan fret over non-performing asset Younis Khan
February 24, 2015
Pakistan fret over non-performing asset Younis Khan
Gas pipeline blown up in Dera Bugti
February 24, 2015
Gas pipeline blown up in Dera Bugti
America supports Afghan talks, says John Kerry
February 24, 2015
America supports Afghan talks, says John Kerry
Obama warns US security funding lapse would hurt economy
February 24, 2015
Obama warns US security funding lapse would hurt economy
Nisar meets Kim Darroch, asks UK to serve as bridge in fight against extremism
February 24, 2015
Nisar meets Kim Darroch, asks UK to serve as bridge in fight against extremism
Petitions against military courts: Matter sent to chief justice for larger bench
February 24, 2015
Petitions against military courts: Matter sent to chief justice for larger bench
New Zealand expect verbal assault from Australians
February 24, 2015
New Zealand expect verbal assault from Australians
Asia shares inch ahead, hostage to Fed outlook
February 24, 2015
Asia shares inch ahead, hostage to Fed outlook
US investigating big banks on possible precious-metal price rigging: WSJ
February 24, 2015
US investigating big banks on possible precious-metal price rigging: WSJ
Greece delays sending reforms to euro zone till Tuesday
February 24, 2015
Greece delays sending reforms to euro zone till Tuesday
Oil falls 2 percent on glut worries; heating oil up on tight supply
February 24, 2015
Oil falls 2 percent on glut worries; heating oil up on tight supply
Scientists find peanut-eating prevents allergy, urge rethink
February 24, 2015
Scientists find peanut-eating prevents allergy, urge rethink
Novartis blood cancer drug wins US OK after setback
February 24, 2015
Novartis blood cancer drug wins US OK after setback
US lawmaker seeks congressional hearing on ‘superbug’ outbreak
February 24, 2015
US lawmaker seeks congressional hearing on ‘superbug’ outbreak
Ebola drug in Guinea helps some, stirs debate on broader use
February 24, 2015
Ebola drug in Guinea helps some, stirs debate on broader use
California reports four more measles cases in Disneyland outbreak
February 24, 2015
California reports four more measles cases in Disneyland outbreak
US Senate Democrats invite Netanyahu to meeting during visit
February 24, 2015
US Senate Democrats invite Netanyahu to meeting during visit
US, Iran positive after nuclear talks, say much left to do
February 24, 2015
US, Iran positive after nuclear talks, say much left to do
Mexico complains about remarks attributed to pope over drug image
February 24, 2015
Mexico complains about remarks attributed to pope over drug image
High cost, slow pace of Guantanamo proceedings become issue at hearing
February 24, 2015
High cost, slow pace of Guantanamo proceedings become issue at hearing
British spies in US terror trial must be faceless in sketches: judge
February 24, 2015
British spies in US terror trial must be faceless in sketches: judge
Two men sentenced to 25 years in plot to attack Americans in Afghanistan
February 24, 2015
Two men sentenced to 25 years in plot to attack Americans in Afghanistan
Federer hands out more punishment to Youzhny
February 24, 2015
Federer hands out more punishment to Youzhny
Nadal sees Argentine Open as next step up comeback ladder
February 24, 2015
Nadal sees Argentine Open as next step up comeback ladder
Veteran Furyk still has the drive to do well
February 24, 2015
Veteran Furyk still has the drive to do well
Lady Gaga, Julie Andrews notch Oscars' top social media moment
February 24, 2015
Lady Gaga, Julie Andrews notch Oscars' top social media moment
ABC's Oscars telecast draws smallest audience in six years
February 24, 2015
ABC's Oscars telecast draws smallest audience in six years
Shimmer and shine dominate rain-soaked Oscars red carpet
February 24, 2015
Shimmer and shine dominate rain-soaked Oscars red carpet
Oscar host Neil Patrick Harris runs gamut, in his tux and undies
February 24, 2015
Oscar host Neil Patrick Harris runs gamut, in his tux and undies