Manhattan DA asks judge for gag order in Trump’s hush-money case

Manhattan DA asks judge for gag order in Trump’s hush-money case

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | NEW YORK

Prosecutors in Donald Trump’s New York hush-money criminal case asked a judge Monday to impose a gag order on the former president ahead of next month’s trial, citing what they called his “long history of making public and inflammatory remarks” about people involved in his legal cases.The Manhattan district attorney’s...

China’s anti-graft body to probe corruption in BRI projects

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | PTI | beijing

President Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative under which China doled out billions of dollars of investments will for the first time come under the scanner of the country’s anti-graft body amid allegations of corruption and the projects turning into debt traps for small and medium countries like Pakistan and...

PTI nominates Gohar as chairman again

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | PTI | islamabad

Jailed former Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan’s party has once again tapped Barrister Gohar Khan as its chairman, in a U-turn from its earlier decision nominating Barrister Ali Zafar for the top post, a media report said on Monday. Barrister Gohar, 45, was elected as the 71-year-old Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)...

Maryam takes oath as Pak’s Punjab CM

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | PTI | Lahore

Senior PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of three-time former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, on Monday took oath as the first-ever woman chief minister of Pakistan’s most populous and politically crucial Punjab province, a development described by her party as a “giant leap” for the country. Maryam, the 50-year-old senior vice...

Nikki Haley staying in race despite Trump’s win in South Carolina

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | AP | troy (michigan)

Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley says it’s not “the end of our story” despite Donald Trump’s easy primary victory in South Carolina, her home state where the onetime governor had long suggested her competitiveness with the former president would show.  Defying calls from South Carolina Republicans to exit the race,...

Farmers converge on EU’s HQ in fresh show of force

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | AP | brussels

Concrete barriers and barbed wire surrounded the European Union’s headquarters on Monday as farmers angry at red tape and competition from cheap imports drove their tractors into Brussels in a fresh show of force as the bloc’s agriculture ministers met. Police carrying riot gear patrolled near barricades set up at the...

Hungary’s parl set to ratify Sweden’s NATO accession in final step toward membership

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | AP | budapest

Hungary’s parliament is to vote on Monday on ratifying Sweden’s bid to join NATO, likely bringing an end to more than 18 months of delays that have frustrated the alliance as it seeks to expand in response to Russia’s war in Ukraine. Hungary’s government submitted the protocols for approving Sweden’s...

Seoul gives doctors four days to end walkouts

Tuesday, 27 February 2024 | AP | Seoul

(): Junior doctors in South Korea have four days to end their walkouts, the government said on Monday, or they could face prosecution or have their medical licenses suspended. About 9,000 medical interns and residents have stayed off the job since early last week to protest a government plan to...

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