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Jobs in America declining fast

Jobs in America declining fast

Washington: July 4, 2008 – IR Summary/NYT – Job opportunities in America are fast declining and unless some concrete steps are taken, it shall be difficult for the Administration to control the situation and may adversely affect the economy of the country, which is deteriorating

John McCain stands better chance than Obama

John McCain stands better chance than Obama

Washington: June 23, 2008, IR Summary – Senator Barack Obama and McCain are fighting neck to neck. Though Obama has an edge over McCain in many respects, most of the Americans prefer McCain to the President, they want white.

Musharraf Opponents to Form Coalition to recall ousted Judges

Musharraf Opponents to Form Coalition to recall ousted Judges

Bhurban, Pakistan : The opposition in Pakistana which won the elections have signed an agreement here today that they would form a coalition government and their parliament would restore all judges that were ousted by President Pervez Musharraf.

Pak top Army General killed in suicide blast

Pak top Army General killed in suicide blast

Rawalpindi, Pakistan: February 25, 2008 – Pakistani military’s top medical officer and three others were killed by a suicide blast here today. The General lost his life since he was an ally of President Pervez Musharraf.

Pakistan goes to polls amid fear of rigging and violence

Pakistan goes to polls amid fear of rigging and violence

Islamabad, Pakistan: February 18, 2008 – IR Summary – The elections in Pakistan have started operating. Over eight crore shall cast their votes for the National Assembly and the provincial assemblies amid an elaborate arrangement made by Musharraf in spite of apprehension of widespread violence from various quarters

Blasts in Political office in Pakistan, 40 killed over 100 injured

Blasts in Political office in Pakistan, 40 killed over 100 injured

Islamabad, Pakistan: February 16, 2008 – IR Summary -Around 40 people were killed and over 100 injured in the blast outside the election office of Pakistan People’s party candidate Riaz Hussain Shah.

Tribal war started after Kenyan elections

Tribal war started after Kenyan elections

Nairobi, Kenya: December 31, 2007, (IR Summery) – Just about 15 minutes after the elections of Kenya’s President was declared, the tribal anger came on the street, thousands of young people came out of Kibera, a shantytown of over one million people.

New Supreme Court of Pakistan confirms Musharraf’s Presidency

New Supreme Court of Pakistan confirms Musharraf’s Presidency

Islamabad, Pakistan: November 19, 2007 – The newly formed Supreme Court of Pakistan, here today, dismissed the main outstanding challenges to Gen. Pervez Musharraf’s election for another presidential term, thereby confirming him as president legally.

Imran Khan comes out of his den

Imran Khan comes out of his den

Lahore, Pakistan: November 2007 – IR Summary – Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has come out open from his hiding den for the first time after imposition of Emergency by Parvez Musharraf.

Switzerland do not want refugees and foreigners on their land?

Switzerland do not want refugees and foreigners on their land?

Schwerzenbach, Switzerland: October 8, 2007 – There is an all round apprehension that the influx of foreigners has somehow polluted Swiss society, straining the social welfare system and threatening the very identity of the country.