In an interview with Russia Today, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan that the nation paid a ‘very heavy price’ by siding with the US in its occupation of Afghanistan.
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On this day in 1960 an important water sharing treaty between India and Pakistan was brokered by the World Bank. The liberal water sharing agreement was signed between India and Pakistan in Karachi by the then Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and Pakistan President Ayub Khan. Find out why the Indus treaty is important and learn about other events that took place on this day in history.
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Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi met Roy Cropper star David Neilson on a visit to the set of ITV's Coronation Street. The visit was part of this weekend's G7 Heads of Parliament Conference in Chorley, Lancashire, hosted by Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Renee DiResta and Yael Eisenstat discuss the Wall Street Journal’s “Facebook Files” series. “Lawmakers on both sides see there are real problems, but there’s no real consensus what to do about them,” DiResta says. Eisenstat says “it’s time for the government to step up and protect the public.”
Tottenham Hotspur’s record goalscorer Jimmy Greaves has died at the age of 81. The World Cup-winning striker scored 44 goals in 57 appearances for England. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Speaker of the House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle has welcomed Speakers and Presiding Officers from G7 countries for a conference at Astley Hall in his Lancashire hometown of Chorley. The conference discussed the safety of elected Members, ensuring the voices of voters are heard by their Parliaments, and the role social media plays in democracies. Those attending include Richard Ferrand of France, Roberto Fico of Italy, and Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House of Representatives. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Social media creates ‘An unrealistic portrait of [people’s] lives,’ says author Jean Twenge; Wall Street Journal’s Jeff Horwitz says Facebook was ‘very aware’ its products could have harmful effects on users, but hasn’t done anything to fix it.
With Covid 19 cases on the decline in the country, India might soon reopen its doors for foreign tourists for the first time in one and a half years. A formal announcement regarding the same may come within the next 10 days.
#ForeignTouristsinIndia #Indiatoopentourism #CovidinIndia
Food delivery apps like Swiggy and Zomatao are now under the GST, and the delivery providers will now collect five percent tax from the consumer rather than the restaurant they pick order from.
#SwiggyGST #ZomatoGST #GST
Congress leader Charanjit Singh Channi will be the new CM of Punjab, senior congress leader Harish Rawat has tweeted. Earlier it was being speculated that Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa was likely to be the next chief minister of the state.
#CharanjitSinghChanni #PunjabCM #NavjotSinghSiddhu
Germany is now looking to jumpstart its economy and is on the hunt for a skilled workforce. . The job seeker visa for Germany is a Long-Term Residency Permit, which allows the applicants to stay in the country for six months and look for a job.
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Kashmir's female footballers are breaking social taboos and coming out in large numbers to follow their passion of playing football next to boys in TRC ground in Srinagar. They are trained by Kashmir's ace international football player Mehrajuddin Wadoo.
#KashmiriGirlsplayfootball #MehrajuddinWadoo #FootballinKashmir