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Nikki Haley: Top aides ‘told ex-UN envoy to undermine Trump’

Nikki Haley, former US ambassador to the UN, has said two top White House aides encouraged her to undermine President Donald Trump. In a new book, Ms Haley says then-Chief of Staff John Kelly and then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told her to resist some of Mr Trump's demands. They reportedly told her they were "trying to save the country". [...]

Alleged corrupt man runs senior post in finance ministry

Walid Tamim who is charged with three embezzlement and other corruption cases, has been appointed as deputy finance minister for custom offices and incomes, the attorney general office says. Officials in the attorney general say that Tamim’s cases were under investigation and would be shared with the people soon. Tamim’s case was referred to the attorney general’s office before he [...]

Climate change: British Airways reviews ‘fuel-tankering’ over climate concerns

British Airways has launched a review into a money-saving practice which increases its greenhouse gas emissions. It follows a BBC Panorama investigation exposing "fuel tankering" - in which planes are filled with extra fuel, usually to avoid paying higher prices for refuelling at destination airports. The practice could produce extra annual emissions equivalent to those of a large town. BA [...]

The Proportionate role of China in Afghan Peace Process/ Abdul waheed Waheed

In the last two decades China has kept an eye on the ongoing situation in Afghanistan, but has not directly involved itself on a large scale in Afghanistan's domestic politics. Now this position seems to be changing; Afghanistan has been emerging as a strategic focal point in the regional scenario. The People Republic of China, as an international player, as [...]

Islam, the religion of peace and peaceful coexistence

Mankind is having strong desire for global peace. During the twentieth century a number of international treatises were signed a treaty, declaring war as illegal in the settlement of disputes. Despite signing that declaration and many other conventions, there have still been wars and we have not seen the peace which was intended and agreed by the nations signatory to [...]