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People Nawaz Sharif flies for London
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Under The Representation of Peoples Act 1976, a disqualified person could not hold office of a party. President Mamnoon Hussain signed the controversial Election Act 2017 into law hours after it was bulldozed through the parliament amid pandemonium on the opposition benches.

People The Right Way to Regulate Bump Stocks
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Nevertheless, the sale of bump-stocks has spiked since the shooting as gun enthusiasts fear a government crackdown on the modification. Sen. Dianne Feinstein , D-California, who proposed banning bump stocks in 2013, introduced a bill Wednesday to ban the devices and what she called an "automatic weapon loophole".

People Trump bemoans 'fake news' before Las Vegas visit
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The Philippines' National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said the FBI , its USA counterpart, had sought help in finding Danley, 62. Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, Trump said he'd be in Las Vegas to "pay our personal respects and condolences to everybody".

People Gun accessory sales increase following Las Vegas shooting
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Bump stocks are legal all throughout the United States . "It is ordinarily illegal to transform a semi-automatic weapon into an automatic weapon, and it's illegal to buy an automatic weapon unless you have a special license and undergo a special background check", Cornyn told Politico .

People Las Vegas shooting victim stands when president visits him in hospital
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Gun users can achieve a similar, though less controlled effect by sticking their finger through their belt loop or simply by holding a stick between the trigger and the trigger guard. Now, no votes on either bill are scheduled and Democrats are calling for tougher restrictions. "There are, and the thoughts and prayers of politicians are cruelly hollow if they are paired with continued legislative indifference".

People Bump Stocks Are Flying Off The Shelves Before Possibly Getting Banned
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The California Democrat said her bill , which had 26 Democratic co-sponsors as of Wednesday morning, would ban the sale, transfer, importation, manufacture or possession of bump fire stocks - also known simply as "bump stocks" - as well as trigger cranks and other accessories that accelerate a semi-automatic rifle's rate of fire.

People Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas to reconcile?
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He emphasized that reconciliation would encourage the worldwide community to fund rebuilding Gaza as Dollars 5.4 billion has been pledged by the global community pledged to reconstruct the Strip in the aftermath of Operation Protective Edge in 2014.

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Classical music played in the background and tables were set in the nearby Blue Room for a fancy meal. "You know what this represents?" Considering the most powerful leader in the world, surrounded by the most powerful leaders of the armed forces, referred to a photo op as the "calm before the storm", people were rightfully concerned with Trump's elusive comments.

People John Kelly's phone was reportedly compromised for months
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The White House first discovered the suspected breach over the summer after Kelly notified tech support staff that the device was not working or updating properly. Politico reported, citing three unnamed US government officials, that Kelly's personal cell phone was compromised potentially as early as December 2016.

People Teachers Day: Education Ministry acknowledges Fiji's educators
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World Teachers' Day celebrations bring together governments, multi- and bilateral organizations, NGOs, private sectors, teachers and experts in the field of teaching. She added that teacher's motivation, promotion, and disciplinary issues must be consultative and follow due procedure and such issues must not be left to the whims and caprices of the GES and the Education Ministry.

Author: 0 Cardinal Pell to face next hearing in sex abuse case in March

He is fighting multiple allegations of historic sexual abuse but due to legal reasons the details of the charges have not yet been made public. His lawyer has said the cleric will plead not guilty to all charges. "The whole idea of sexual abuse is abhorrent to me". The allegations against Pell coincide with the final stages of Australia's Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse, ordered in 2012 after a decade of pressure to investigate widespread allegations of ...

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This is in addition to 23 weapons found in Paddock's hotel room in Las Vegas , and five found at his home near Reno. From his room on the 32nd floor, Paddock allegedly opened fire on a crowd of thousands of concertgoers attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival on Sunday night.

People SHOCK EXIT: Nick Xenophon to quit Federal Parliament
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He said a big part of his motivation was that he did not want South Australia to continue to be left behind, citing the state's high unemployment and declining population. To actually have accountable government, to have government that is decent and accountable, which is something we have not seen for many years in South Australia'.

People Suddenly, White House and NRA open to (a little) gun control
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Please share your opinions with us and we'll publish some of the most interesting and representative in our What You Said feature later this week. The ATF allowed the devices in a 2010 decision. Now, some are calling for a " bump stock " ban. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday that the administration is open to a conversation on the issue of bump stocks .

Author: 0 Las Vegas Gunman Stored Explosives, 1600 Rounds of Ammo in Parking Lot

Paddock was using her identification leading up to the shooting. "I know that she don't know anything as well like us". "She's a nice lady, I've met her three or four times". Danley was named a person of interest in the early aftermath of the shooting, but officers with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department soon said they had spoken to her and she was cleared.

People Reaction pours in following mass shooting in Las Vegas
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Trump's first stop was the University Medical Center, where he was speaking privately with victims of the Sunday night shooting rampage, their families, and medical professionals. The first ever Indian-American women elected to the House of Representatives said 87 % of gun owners and 74 % of NRA members support those commonsense solutions like criminal background checks.

People Deadline arrives for DACA program renewal
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This comes after President Donald Trump's administration chose to rescind the program that was enacted by former President Barack Obama in 2012, providing almost 800,000 young immigrants a reprieve from deportation and the ability to work legally in the U.S.

People Top House Democrat Asks FBI to Review Kushner and Ivanka Trump Emails
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Ted Lieu, (D-Torrance) and Rep. Don Beyer, (D-Va.), wrote in a letter to White House counsel Don McGahn released Thursday. On Monday, Politico reported that White House officials began examining emails from a third, previously unreported email account on the domain used by Kushner and Ivanka Trump.

Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 now awarded the best smartphone camera by DxOMark

In terms of screen resolution, both Google and Samsung smartphones are on the same boat. When it came to video recording, however, the Note 8 scored high but fell a bit short of the iPhone 8 Plus , mainly due to residual motion that appeared even when holding the smartphone still.

People NL Wild Card recap and highlights: Diamondbacks outslug Rockies to move on
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The Diamondbacks eventually were no match for the Los Angeles Dodgers but a 93-69 record should be capable of winning divisions yet the team was forced to settle for the top Wild Card . Their opponent still remains a mystery, however, as they'll face whoever wins the National League wild-card game. The one-game wild card playoff creates an interesting situation for both clubs.

People GOP signals openness to gun control legislation
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The support to further regulate "bump stocks" includes pro-gun Republican lawmakers who usually shy from even discussing guns rules and, perhaps even more surprisingly, the politically powerful National Rifle Association . Unlike automatic firearms, which fire continuously while the trigger is pulled, semi-automatic weapons fire one round per trigger-pull. Legislators of both parties have suggested bump stocks should be controlled more tightly or banned altogether.

People Las Vegas gunman may have planned earlier attack
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She said she voluntarily flew back to the Philippines because she wanted to fully co-operate with the FBI and Las Vegas police investigation. Stephen Paddock , the gunman who killed 58 people and wounded more than 500 from a Las Vegas Strip hotel, had cameras inside his room and in a food cart outside his room, Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said Tuesday.

People France's Macron says he'll help mediate between Kurds and Iraq after referendum
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The neighbours are concerned their own Kurdish minorities could seek to break away. The Iraqi government has also imposed a ban on direct global flights to and from the Kurdish region. Kirkuk is one of a number of areas under Kurdish control but claimed by Baghdad because they are outside of the designated territory of the autonomous Kurdish region.

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