The Chief of Army Staff ( COAS ) General Qamar Javed Bajwa attended the funeral prayers of 11 army personnel, including an officer, martyred in a suicideattack on Saturday. Sources claimed that the attacker targetted soldiers in a ground where they were playing volleyball.
The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, one of the deadliest against the military in recent years. They allegedly carried out the attack on the orders of Taliban leader Maulana Fazlullah. All injured were shifted to a nearby hospital.
The security forces had cordoned off the area after the attack and had closed the main road for traffic.
Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi condemned the attack. Pakistan says militants who escaped from Swat and elsewhere are now operating out of the Kunar province in neighbouring Afghanistan.
Lawyers for the WikiLeaks founder asked the court to withdraw the warrant, saying it had "lost its purpose", the BBC reported . In the previous year , Assange has also been active in a campaign to support secessionists in the Catalonia region of Spain.
President Donald Trump's State of the Union address, the Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting and the U.S.jobs report. Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.4%, as Apple (AAPL) dragged lower and despite gains by all four FANG stock tech leaders.
The passenger said the feeling was very eerie and that it went completely silent before he heard the boom and then screams. Karen Edwards and her 7-year-old daughter, Maddie, took doughnuts to rescue workers near the scrash site Sunday morning.
To help revive sales, Hyundai said it plans to begin selling the Kona subcompact SUV in the USA market in February or March. The midsize SUV will start receiving pre-orders from Feb. 7 and will officially start sales by the end of February.
Kremlin press secretary Dmitry Peskov dismissed the Dutch reports on Friday, denouncing them as unreliable. And it was the information that they were able to provide to the United States shed light on Cozy Bear .
As a teen, Edwards sang gospel, but, like Sam Cooke and many other prominent gospel performers, he turned to rhythm & blues. According to Rolling Stone , Dennis was best known as a lead singer of legendary Motown music group the Temptations .
In another picture from the shoot, Oprah is seen holding Witherspoon by the waist as the pair laugh with Tom Hanks . In another photo from the same shoot, media mogul Oprah Winfrey appears to have acquired a third hand .
The opposition will decide in the next two days whether to attend Sochi, its chief negotiator Nasr Hariri, said on Wednesday. Turkey, which has aided Syrian opposition forces, cooperated with Russian Federation for the peace conference.
Minister Anani said he was hopeful of further discoveries at the site, which is located about 20km (12 miles) south of Cairo. The famous Egyptian archeologist Zahi Hawass has previously discovered a group of ancient Egyptian tombs in this area.
Haniyeh responded to that announcement with a call for a "comprehensive, popular intifadah" to confront Israel and the US. The United States has designated Ismail Haniya, the senior political leader of Hamas, as a "global terrorist".
It's the ideal mashup with the full moon on its closest orbit to earth, and earth's shadow covering up the face of the moon. All of Alaska will be able to see the eclipse, weather-willing. "They don't necessarily line up with each other".
Redskins could franchise tag Kirk Cousins to trade him
There's a chance that Cousins could be the quarterback that's missing for each of those teams, putting them all on level footing. Cousins will likely reset the market at the position whenever he finally gets the deal he's been yearning for.
Moscow denounces "anti-Russian" US nuclear policy
The bomb dropped on Hiroshima was 'low-yield, ' " the Nobel Peace Prize-winning nongovernmental organization said. The U.S. says it needs smaller nuclear weapons as a deterrence against other so-called "Great Powers".
FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to Step Down
FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe stepped down Monday, ahead of his planned retirement in March, according to multiple reports. In December, Trump tweeted "FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is racing the clock to retire with full benefits".
US President Imposes Solar Panel Tariff, Solar Stocks React
What it will do, however, is put a crimp in one of the USA economy's big success stories, the rapid growth of renewable energy. On the fuel front, the US doesn't have much to lose. "Texas has all the fundamentals you're looking for in a solar market".