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Hillary Clinton 'extremely careless' but no charges recommended: FBI

Updated: Jul 06, 2016 10:00 IST      
Hillary Clinton 'extremely careless' but no charges recommended: FBI

Washington D.C., July 6 (ANI): In a massive relief for Hillary Clinton, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has stated that it will not recommend any charges against the US Presidential candidate over her use of private email servers while secretary of state.

According to CNN, FBI Director James Comey administered an extraordinary tongue-lashing to Clinton and her aides, rebuking them for being "extremely careless" in the handling of classified information and saying the presumptive Democratic nominee should have known an unclassified email system was no place to conduct sensitive government business.

"Our judgment is that no reasonable prosecutor would bring such a case," Comey announced.

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the White House doesn't have an official response to the FBI's announcement, saying the case is still active and in the hands of the Department of Justice.

"I am confident that the President and Secretary Clinton are not discussing the fbi.html">FBI investigation that is completed" Earnest said on Air Force One.

Neither Obama nor Clinton addressed Comey's remarks during their campaign event in Charlotte, North Carolina, though Obama praised Clinton's work at the State Department. (ANI)

Nepal celebrates Naag Panchami, Raksha Bandhan today

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 18:18 IST     

Kathmandu [Nepal, July 28 (ANI): Nepal on Friday marked the celebrations of "Naag Panchami", the day to worship the serpent deity, as well as Raksha Bandhan.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been disqualified by the Supreme Court after it found that the former failed to disclose his 'unwithdrawn' salary as chairman of a United Arab Emirates (UAE) based firm at the time of filing his nomination.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): In the wake of the Pakistan Supreme Court disqualifying Nawaz Sharif from the post of the Prime Minister, Maryam Sharif said that her father would return with greater force and support.

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New Delhi [India] July 28 (ANI): Defence expert Qamar Agha on Friday said that 'disqualified' Pakistan Prime Minster Nawaz Sharif has paid the price of being democratic in a military-dominated country.

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Spain: 40 injured in train accident in Barcelona

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 15:48 IST     

Barcelona [Spain], July 28 (ANI): At least 40 people were injured in a train accident at a station in Barcelona, Spain, emergency services said Friday.

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New Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): United States (U.S.) Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells will travel to India and Pakistan later this month to meet with government officials and business executives for discussing U.S. relations with the South Asia.

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Islamabad [Pakistan] July 28 (ANI): Pakistan's Defence Minister Khawaja Asif is a frontrunner for the post of interim prime minister of the country in place of Nawaz Sharif.

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China: NSA Ajit Doval meets President Jinping in Beijing

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 15:02 IST     

New Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): National Security Adviser Ajit Doval met Chinese President Xi Jingping, along with other Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa (BRICS) representatives in Beijing on Friday.

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Nawaz's days not over: PML-N after Pak SC disqualifies PM

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 14:29 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): In the wake of Pakistani Supreme Court's decision to disqualify Nawaz Sharif as the country's Prime Minister on Friday, ruling party Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) (PML-N) members expressed disappointment but also asserted that Sharif's days are not over.

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Panamagate Case: Sharif steps down as Pak PM after SC verdict

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 14:28 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif stepped down from his post on Friday, hours after the country's Supreme Court delivered a guilty verdict against him and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in connection with the Panama Papers Leaks case.

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Security forces in Jerusalem temples removed

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 14:19 IST     

Jerusalem [Israel], July 28 (ANI): Israel has decided to remove metal detectors from entrances to the compound that houses al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.

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PML-N says days not over for Nawaz Sharif

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 14:18 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): Pakistan's ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Friday put up a brave front by emphatically stating that disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's political career was far from over and predicted that he would bounce back from the adverse verdict delivered by the Supreme Court with regard to the Panama Papers Leaks case.

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Livid Trump fumes as Obamacare repeal fails

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 13:53 IST     

New York [U.S.], July. 28 (ANI): With the Obamacare repeal bill failing in a dramatic late-night vote, U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out that the three Republicans who voted against the GOP "skinny repeal" bill.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): A five-member Supreme Court bench on Friday delivered one of its most historic verdicts by declaring Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif guilty of maintaining offshore assets beyond his known sources of income and disqualified him and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar from holding office. The verdict will have a huge and significant impact on the the political future of the country.

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Islamabad {Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): Opposition party politicians on Friday expressed their elation over the Supreme Court's decision to disqualify Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar for the role in the Panama Papers Leaks case, and took complete credit for the landmark judgement announced on Friday.

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Panamagate Case: Pak SC disqualifies PM Sharif

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 13:04 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday declared Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif guilty of illegally accumulating offshore properties and monies beyond his known sources of income and disqualified him from continuing in office.

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Time line of Pakistan's Panamagate case

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 12:30 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): Following is the sequence of events related to the unfolding of the Panama Papers Leak case:

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Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 9ANI): Ahead of the Supreme Court's verdict on the much awaited Panama Papers case on Friday, Islamabad and Rawalpindi have been put on high alert.

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Trump's critical tweets "kind of hurtful": Jeff Sessions

Updated: Jul 28, 2017 11:26 IST     

Washington [U.S.A], July 28 (ANI): United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that U.S. President Donald Trump's critical tweets about him were "kind of hurtful", but he still believes that he made the right decision in recusing himself from the investigation related to the country's 2016 Presidential campaign.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], July 28 (ANI): In a country where public officials, elected and unelected, routinely and brazenly live beyond their known and legal sources of income and wealth, the Supreme Court's verdict in connection with the Panama Papers case in Pakistan may be the beginning of a new era of public disclosure and accountability, an editorial in the Dawn newspaper said Friday.

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