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  World   Americas  17 Aug 2019

World, Americas, 17 Aug 2019

Argentina detains businessman at center of Mexican corruption scandal

Ahumada was detained at the request of Mexican authorities and a process to extradite him to Mexico will begin immediately.

17 Aug 2019 7:17 PM

US cuts USD 440 million financial aid to Pakistan: report

The aid was disbursed under Pakistan Enhanced Partnership Agreement (PEPA) 2010, reported Express Tribune.

17 Aug 2019 4:48 PM

Apple to spend ‘vast’ money in US: Trump ahead of dinner with Tim Cook

Trump has said he wants Apple and other manufactures to move their production from China and other countries to the United States.

17 Aug 2019 3:27 PM

UN Security Council snubs China, Pakistan; ends Kashmir meeting without outcome

'Pakistan raising Kashmir at the UN doesn't have any traction. There was no outcome,' sources said.

17 Aug 2019 2:49 PM

China should compete in fair, rule-based order in Indo-Pacific: John Sullivan

Sullivan said that China's model of development is upending cooperative approach from South Pacific to the Indian Ocean.

17 Aug 2019 2:38 PM


Signs of recession worry Trump ahead of 2020

Trump’s 2017 tax cut proved so politically unpopular that many Republicans ran away from it during last year’s midterms.

17 Aug 2019 1:52 PM

Man insulted at rally by Trump because of weight says 'I love the guy'

'That guy’s got a serious weight problem. Go home. Start exercising. Get him out of here, please,' Trump said.

17 Aug 2019 1:22 PM

Empty rice cookers create bomb scare in New York

Police said the alarm was first sounded in Manhattan around 7:00 am when a passenger saw cooker abandoned at Fulton Street subway station.

17 Aug 2019 11:00 AM

Jeffrey Epstein's death ruled as suicide by hanging: reports

It cited officials as saying that Epstein had used a bedsheet to hang himself.

17 Aug 2019 8:12 AM

‘Thanks, but we’re not for sale’: Greenland to Donald Trump

'Because of the unofficial nature of the news, the government of Greenland has no further comments,' Greenland said on its website.

17 Aug 2019 8:08 AM


Thousands of travellers delayed at US airports by computer outage

JFK Airport in New York said on Twitter that 'the Customs computer system is down nationwide.'

17 Aug 2019 8:02 AM

Ending Article 370 entirely internal matter with no external ramifications: India

After making a statement, Akbaruddin took questions from the reporters gathered at the UN Security Council stakeout.

17 Aug 2019 7:55 AM

Donald Trump asks Imran Khan to resolve tensions with India bilaterally

The phone conversation between Trump and Khan took place before close-door-consultation of 15 members of UNSC in New York.

17 Aug 2019 7:44 AM