17 February 2020


British MP Debbie Abrahams, who is critical of Kashmir policy, denied entry in India (27)
Debbie Abrahams, a Labour Party Member of Parliament who chairs a parliamentary group focused on the Kashmir, was unable to clear customs after her valid Indian visa was rejected. Associated Press New Delhi February 17, 2020 UPDATED: February 17, 2020 14:40 IST British MP Debbie Abrahams has been denied entry into India.
Gunmen kill 24 in attack near church in Burkina Faso (32)
Mon 17 Feb 2020 at 13:17 NNA - Gunmen killed 24 men and kidnapped three others on Sunday in Burkina Faso, an official said. The mayor of Boundore commune, Sihanri Osangola Brigadie, said the attack occurred in the town of Pansy in Yagha province. The roughly 20 attackers separated men from women close to a Protestant church.
GM plans to pull out of Australia, New Zealand and Thailand (29)
Tom Krisher, Ap Auto Writer Updated 10:30 pm PST, Sunday, February 16, 2020 FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2017, file photo, Wei Jianjun, chairman of Great Wall Motors Ltd., gestures as he speaks during an event celebrating it sales passing the one million mark, at the Great Wall headquarters in Baoding in north China's Hebei province.
Du Plessis quits as South Africa skipper (20)
February 17 2020 10:05 PM .. AFP/Johannesburg Faf du Plessis announced yesterday that he was stepping down as South Africa's cricket captain with immediate effect. Du Plessis, 35, said he needed to take "a step back" from the captaincy in order to help the emergence of the next generation of leaders under Quinton de Kock.
'Hope they will be executed on March 3': Delhi gang rape case victim's mother on fresh death warrant for convicts (20)
A Delhi court ion Monday ordered that the four men, convicted of rape and murder of the 23-year-old paramedic, be hanged on March 3 at 6 a,. This is the third black warrant issued by the court in this case.
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