The brutal killing of Zainab Ansari, whose body was left in a rubbish dump in Kasur , east Pakistan, after she was snatched while on her way to a class, has unleashed a wave of revulsion around the country. On Jan.4, 2018, Zainab went missing after leaving her residence for her maternal aunt's house a few minutes away for religious lessons. During the initial investigation, police had examined the CCTV footage of the area in which the minor was shown walking with a stranger sporting a beard.
Qureshi was nabbed by the police from Ghazipur area on Saturday, where he had arrived to meet his associate. Qureshi was living with forged documents in Nepal. A few years ago, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had announced a cash reward of Rs 4 lakh on any information on the Indian Mujahideen terrorist.
Foreign ministers of the Saudi-led coalition announced on Monday the launch of a comprehensive humanitarian operation in Yemen . The coalition has already pumped billions of dollars worth of aid into the country, yet the war has still cut food deliveries by more than half and pushed the Arabian Peninsula's poorest country to the edge of starvation with outbreaks of cholera and diphtheria.
An eyewitness who was inside the compound at the time told AFP news agency that he saw a gunman hitting the main gate with a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG). The attack comes just three days after Taliban gunmen raided a luxury hotel in Kabul, killing at least 22 people, mostly foreigners. "We are awaiting further information from our team and can not further at this time", said Schuurman.
The House approved the bill, 266-150, hours after the Senate backed it, 81-18. Earlier Monday, McConnell raised hopes for a quick end to the shutdown, saying "I hope and intend" to reach agreement soon on immigration and other contentious issues - if the Democrats agreed to the stopgap spending measure lasting a little less than three weeks.
An Asia-Pacific trade pact that US President Donald Trump ditched past year is expected to be signed in March. The revival of the Trans-Pacific Partnership looks complete, with an 11 country deal to be signed in March. "Signing another free-trade agreement is not a panacea", said Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters president Dennis Darby, who was optimistic about the agreement.