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NEWSBYTES: Pigeons a Threat to India’s Fighter Jets; Trump ‘Inept’, But He Can Win Again: UK Envoy; Judge Doubles Down on Purported Video Outed By Sharifs

News and Views of Interest That You Might Have Missed: Jul 7, 2019.

No pressure on me to convict Nawaz: Judge
Videos ‘fake, lies’…

‘Recorded’ in a media house: Firdous
JUDGE REBUTS MARYAM PRESSER…
RELEASES STATEMENT…
DENIAL…
CONDEMNATION…


Hong Kong protesters take message to mainland Chinese…


Iran raises uranium enrichment beyond nuclear deal limits… 
Warns will turn Gulf into ‘sea of blood’…


Powerful Afghan leaders, rivals meet for peace talks in Doha…
Scramble to redraft troop withdrawal…
Hopes for deal before Sept 1…


Khan to Be First Head of State to Meet Taliban…


U.S. wins women’s World Cup soccer final…
Defeats Netherlands 2-0…


‘Deadly flaws’ in Peshawar’s Rs70bn BRT project…
22 “critical” deviations marked by lender ADB…


Trump reaches high in ABCWASHPOST Poll…
1 in 4 Americans have no plans to retire…


One more hate crime in India…
“He is Muslim” “Maaro Maaro”…


Maid steals over Rs5m worth local and foreign currency in Karachi…


Al Qaeda funder arrested by Peshawar police…
Was operating under the cover of a NGO…


UK ambassador: Trump ‘inept’
‘Uniquely dysfunctional, career could end in disgrace’…

…’but he CAN win again’
Leaked secret cables…


Another honor killing in Karachi: 22-year-old sister loses life…


Pigeons a Threat to India’s Rafale Jets…
at Ambala Air Base


Explosion at Florida shopping center leaves 20 injured; ‘Like apocalypse’…


Nawaz daughter’s no holds barred presser…
Sharifs strike back? – – with a ‘video’
Tensed trio pic…
‘Father is innocent’…
…plays video clip in presser
‘Controversial video’…
‘Judge was pressured to convict ex-PM’: Maryam asserts…
‘Blackmailed’…
Firdous Awan: Govt. to conduct forensic audit of the controversial video…
Bilawal wades in…
Zardari, Nawaz, Hamza in custody – – on corruption charges…
Indicted Shehbaz on bail at presser, alongside Maryam…
…days after assets declaration amnesty ends
All benami properties to be confiscated: Khan


117,000 Hajj pilgrims to receive $32m back from Govt…
Savings on transportation, accommodation in Makkah and Madinah…


Iran cleric: UK should be ‘scared’ of response to tanker seizure, recall what happened to US drone…
Threatens British shipping in retaliation…


Khan to visit Russia…
…on Putin’s invitation

In Sept…

Guest of honor at Eastern Economic Forum Summit…


Russia making ‘light tank’, claims it’s better than American…


Report uncovers nexus between Sindh police, organized crime…


College grads selling equity in themselves to Wall Street – – to pay for college…
Cost: Less than monthly payment for a car…


Benami properties informers to be rewarded 10%: Khan
‘Money generated from their sale will exceed national budget’…


More properties of banned outfits to be seized in Punjab…


STARBUCKS boots police officers because customer ‘did not feel safe’…


BIGGEST SHAKEUP IN FBR HISTORY…
TRANSFER OF 2,500 TAX OFFICIALS…
‘Nexus with businesses’…

First of its kind in history…
Tax base broadens by 5% – – after amnesty…


1 Ton contaminated meat bound for restaurants, marriage halls seized by Punjab Food Auth…


Five pct of Pak population infected with Hepatitis-C…
The Hepatitis map…


Video: German Chancellor Angela Merkel seen shaking – – as she met the President…

Glacier bursts…
Massive flood, several villages hit in KP’s Chitral district…

Pakistan’s dangerous melting glaciers…


Trump Admin. prepared to carry out mass deportations of 1 million immigrants…


Bear opens van doors ‘like a person’ in Tennessee (Watch)…

Afghanistan ‘Harvard of Terrorists’: Trump
‘Graveyard of Empires’…


Zardari’s EIGHT Benami (undeclared) PROPERTIES seized in Sindh…


Mysterious military space plane captured on camera…


How ‘Fake News’ Could Lead to Real War…
49 pct Pakistanis say social media increased foreign interference in politics…


Russia readying S-400 missiles for Turkey amid warnings of U.S. sanctions on NATO ally…
Will Continue To Develop Venezuelan Armed Forces…


NEW WARNING: Chance of another huge tremor in California next week…
6.4 MAG WORSENED SEISMIC STRAIN…
1,700 aftershocks and counting… 
COULD LAST YEARS…


Surge in Yellowstone geyser activity…


Migrants granted asylum: 19% in the EU in 2015; 5% in the US in 2018…


8 of the world’s 10 most expensive cities for expats are in Asia…


NY Times Admits it Sends Major Stories to State for ‘National Security’ Clearance…


Aramco’s $2tn public offering is back on…
Within two years…

Preparations restart for mega IPO…


Melania Trump’s hometown unveils statue of first lady to mixed reviews…


Remittances overtake FDI as biggest source of external financing…


BJP Used Social Media to Secure Modi’s Second Win…


Some of Earth’s water could be hiding deep beneath the surface


Cockroaches evolving to point where they’ll be nearly impossible to kill…


Man arrested after pelting girlfriend with MCDONALD’S dipping sauce…


Suicide rates at highest level since World War II…


Ancient palace emerges from drought-hit reservoir…


BOEING 737 Max Software Outsourced to $9-an-Hour Engineers…


California professor faces 200 years in jail – – for sending missile secrets to China…


America’s busiest bank robber…


San Francisco to paint over George Washington mural…


US Drones Way Busier Than Thought Over Shadow Warzone…


Home mortgages surge 212 percent in Saudi Arabia…


MAD MAGAZINE CALLS IT A DAY…