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Peace and stability in the country is due to martyrs, ghazis: COAS

Peace and stability in the country is due to martyrs, ghazis: COAS

Sitara-e-Imtiaz Military was conferred upon 32 officers, Tamgha-e-Jurrat was given to two officers, Tamgha-e-Baslat was given to 33 officers and soldiers. The army chief said some people have launched a new movement after the restoration of peace in the federally-administered tribal areas ( FATA ). He said the security of innocent citizens and defence of the motherland comes first and foremost. Consulte Mais Informação

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Governor proposes plan to raise teacher pay

Governor proposes plan to raise teacher pay

He said he wants to see actual legislation and how the governor will pay for it. Teachers who organized a grassroots effort that drew more than 40,000 members were cool to the announcement, saying they wanted details before reacting. House Speaker J.D. Mesnard provided an alternative plan that would redistribute money from school buildings and upkeep and direct it to teacher salaries, resulting in a 6 percent raise next year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Truth or Dare is a scary option for horror fans

Truth or Dare is a scary option for horror fans

The company which produced or co-produced such films as Paranormal Activity (2007) and The Purge (2013) - as well as their various sequels - and the wonderfully original Oscar nominee, Get Out (2017), is in familiar territory with its latest, featuring horny coeds who blunder into serious trouble on a spring-break trip to Mexico and bring it back across the border with them. Consulte Mais Informação

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Presidente francês diz ter provas de que Damasco lançou ataque na Síria

Presidente francês diz ter provas de que Damasco lançou ataque na Síria

Esta decisão coincide com o anúncio da Casa Branca que a viagem que o Presidente Donald Trump tinha agendada para este fim de semana à Colômbia e Peru também foi cancelada. "Teremos uma reunião sobre a Síria hoje", declarou o presidente. Entretanto, a Rússia pediu ao Conselho de Segurança da ONU para que a sua resolução e a dos Estados Unidos sobre ataques químicos na Síria sejam votadas em simultâneo, mas às 19:00 (meia noite em Lisboa), revelaram fontes diplomáticas. Consulte Mais Informação

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Americans are forgetting about the Holocaust, study shows

Americans are forgetting about the Holocaust, study shows

Worldwide, the estimated number of living Holocaust survivors has fallen to 400,000, according to the Claims Conference, many of them in their 80s and 90s. Among Millennials, the percentage is even higher. A recent survey found that 66 percent of millennials do not know what Auschwitz was. How is this possible when the corpses of 10,000 individuals per day were reduced to ashes in Auschwitz crematoria? The respondents themselves seemed aware of this shift in public consciousness. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mark Zuckerberg vows to revamp Facebook, admits his own data was shared

Mark Zuckerberg vows to revamp Facebook, admits his own data was shared

The app vacuumed up not just the data of the people who took it, but also - thanks to Facebook's loose restrictions - data from their friends, too, including details that they hadn't meant to share publicly. Useful data gets sent to Facebook whether you click on one of its buttons or not. GDPR aims to give consumers more control over their data; that is, to know what is being collected and choose how it's shared. Consulte Mais Informação

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UConn Trio Taken in WNBA First Round

Gulich was taken with the final pick of the opening round, joining Wiese as the only two first-rounders in Oregon State history. NY _ After spending her life in SC, A'ja Wilson is headed for Las Vegas. "We have to improve in three specific areas, we must improve our overall defensive efficiency rating", she said. For a moment, her teammates thought she had been drafted one pick earlier by the Los Angeles Sparks. Consulte Mais Informação

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Greitens' lawyers accuse prosecutors of withholding evidence that contradicts report

Greitens' lawyers accuse prosecutors of withholding evidence that contradicts report

U.S. Representative Ann Wagner, a fellow conservative from the state, has added her name to the growing list of lawmakers condemning the embattled state leader. Members of the committee-five Republicans and two Democrats-said they found her to be an "overall credible witness". "The testimony outlined in the report was beyond disturbing", said House Speaker Todd Richardson , (R) Poplar Bluff. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chemical attack kills 40 in Syria

Chemical attack kills 40 in Syria

It added that the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "must be held accountable for its continued human rights abuses". US President Donald Trump has warned there would be a "big price to pay". The vehicles will also transport rebels and civilians to northern Syria, state TV said. There was no immediate comment from Jaish al-Islam, which control the city. Consulte Mais Informação

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