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Source: BBC

Pakistan warns India against attack

Today 16:20 GMT

Pakistan PM Imran Khan says his country will retaliate if India takes military action against it in the aftermath of last week's suicide attack on Indian forces in Indian-administered Kashmir.

The attack has raised tensions between nuclear-armed India and Pakistan, who have fought two wars and a limited conflict in the region. In his first comments addressing the Kashmir militant attack, Mr Khan said India should "stop blaming Pakistan without any proof or evidence" and said that only dialogue could help solve issues in Kashmir.

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Source: Fox News

'Boneyard' in the desert recycles, refurbishes over 3,000 military-grade planes from military, NASA

Today 08:03 GMT

“You can see probably 4,500 aircraft in the same zip code…we’re unique in the world—this is the only place you can come see 350 aircraft here and over 4,000 aircraft stored in the desert…(the United States) brought powered flight to the world and we continue to innovate and reach for the stars with our aerospace industry,” Marchand said.

In total, with the planes housed at both the Boneyard and the museum, it equates to the largest amount of military planes housed in one location in the world.

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Source: The Guradian

Podemos was the dazzling new force in Spanish politics. What went wrong?

Today 18:10 GMT

It was only five years ago that Spain’s break-out party Podemos became a dazzling new lodestar for Europe’s lost and troubled left.

Podemos once led the polls and very nearly snatched leadership of Spain’s left from prime minister Pedro Sánchez’s Socialist party at the 2016 elections, but it is now only the voters’ fourth favourite party. The meltdown means it is slated to lose half its deputies, while Sánchez gallops ahead, taking well over twice as many votes as Podemos on 28 April.

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Source: Fox News

Marine veteran turned cop makes emotional final sign-off after 26 years on the force

Today 18:10 GMT

A veteran of the U.S. Marines held back tears as he made an emotional final sign off after two decades with various Virginia police departments.

His daughter Briana captured the emotional moment Robert made his final sign-off, as tributes from other officers poured in over his radio. His son Tyler also radioed in to speak to his father on his last shift, saying, "It's time to come home, pops."

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Source: DW

Kashmir: Indian soldiers killed in clashes with militants

Today 04:14 GMT

The deadly clash took place in South Kashmir's Pulwama district as soldiers searched the area for militants tied to the Pakistan-based Islamist militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad.

Send Facebook Twitter google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. Government forces launched a major manhunt and crackdown in Kashmir following last Thursday's suicide bombing that killed 41 Indian paramilitaries in the region.

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Source: Fox News

California man sentenced to prison for starting wildfire that forced over 7,000 to evacuate

Monday 19:59 GMT

A man was sentenced to 12 years in prison after he admitted to sparking a wildfire in Southern California that forced over 7,000 residents to evacuate last summer.

McGlover's attorney made one final request at the sentencing hearing: that his client could be allowed to hug his parents, who also lived in the area.

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Source: Global News

U.S.-backed fighters close in on last Islamic State enclave in eastern Syria

Sunday 14:28 GMT

U.S.-backed fighters in Syria are poised to capture Islamic State’s last, tiny enclave on the Euphrates, the battle commander said on Saturday, bringing its self-declared caliphate to the brink of total defeat.

Kurdish forces weaken final push on ISIS territory in Syria after discovery of civilians. Trump has sworn to pull U.S. forces from Syria after Islamic State’s territorial defeat, raising questions over the fate of Washington’s Kurdish allies and Turkish involvement in northeast Syria.

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Source: The Guradian

Democrats seek 'best way' to force Trump to reveal private Putin talks

Sunday 16:19 GMT

Democrats are seeking “the best way” to force Donald Trump to reveal what he discussed in private meetings with Russian president Vladimir Putin, the chair of the powerful House intelligence committee said on Saturday. Adam Schiff of California told Politico he met the House general counsel, Douglas Letter, to “determine the best way to find out what took place in those private meetings – whether it’s by seeking the interpreter’s testimony, the interpreter’s notes, or other means”.

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Source: DW

India considers action against Pakistan after suicide attack

Sunday 16:19 GMT

India was weighing its options for retaliation against Pakistan after a Kashmir terror attack killed over 40 Indian paramilitaries.

Send Facebook Twitter google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. Pakistan has rejected India's accusations in the wake of the attack. Speaking at the sidelines of Munich Security Conference on Saturday, Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said he was disappointed by India's "knee-jerk reaction" without proper investigation.


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