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ECP, rejects, PTI, four, applications, foreign, funding, case

ECP rejects PTI’s four applications in foreign funding case

10 October, 2019 11:18 am 11:18 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Thursday dismissed four pleas of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in the foreign funding case. The ECP ruled that the Scrutiny Committee would continue its work, ordering both parties to appear before the committee on October 14. On October 1, the Election Commission of Pakistan … Read More


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US Supreme Court clears way for Trump wall funding

07 July, 2019 10:25 am 10:25 am

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) – President Donald Trump can use $2.5 billion (£2 billion) of Pentagon funds for a section of wall on the southern border, the US Supreme Court has ruled. The court ruled by five votes to four to block a ruling by a federal judge in California that barred the president from spending … Read More


US RAPPER EX-FUGEE BUSINESSMAN FUNDING ELECTION MICHEL

US charges Ex-Fugees rapper, Malaysian businessman Low over funding in 2012...

05 May, 2019 9:42 am 9:42 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The US Justice Department announced it had charged former Fugees rapper Prakazrel “Pras” Michel and wealthy Malaysian businessman Low Taek Jho, popularly known as “Jho Low,” for conspiring to steer illegal foreign campaign funds into the 2012 presidential election. According to the unsealed indictment, between June 2012 and November 2012, Low … Read More


On shutdown, Trump vows to wait as long as it takes for wall funding

12 December, 2018 2:49 pm 2:49 pm

AL ASAD AIR BASE (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said he is prepared to wait as long as it takes to get $5 billion from taxpayers for his US-Mexico border wall, a demand that has triggered a partial shutdown of the federal government that is now in its fifth day. With no immediate end to … Read More


US government partially shut down in fight over Trump’s border wall

12 December, 2018 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US government was partially shut down early on Saturday in a fierce dispute over President Donald Trump’s demands that Congress assign $5 billion for a wall along the border with Mexico. After failing to strike a budget deal , congressional leaders and the White House pledged to keep talking through the … Read More