The News Scroll 22 October 2020  Last Updated at 5:02 pm | Source: PTI

Following are the top foreign stories at 1700 hours

Following are the top foreign stories at 1700 hours
FGN23 PAK-JADHAV Pak parliamentary panel approves govt''s bill to seek review of Jadhav''s conviction

Islamabad: A Pakistani parliamentary panel has approved a government bill that seeks a review of the conviction of death-row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav, complying with the directives of the International Court of Justice, according to a media report on Thursday.

FGN25 PAK-SHARIF-UK-REQUEST Deport Nawaz Sharif from London: Pakistan requests UK for 3rd time

By Sajjad Hussain

Islamabad, Oct 22 (PTI) Pakistan has requested the UK for a third time to deport former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from London to serve his prison term in the country after being sentenced in corruption cases, according to a media report on Thursday.

US-LD H1B US proposes not to issue business visa for H-1B speciality occupations

Washington: The State Department has proposed not to issue temporary business visas for H-1B speciality occupations which allowed several companies to send their technology professionals for a short stay to complete jobs on site in the US, a move which could affect hundreds of Indians.

FGN22 US-TRUMP-OBAMA-CAMPAIGN Trump downplays Obama campaigning for Biden

Washington: US President Donald Trump has downplayed the election campaign of his predecessor Barack Obama in support of his Democratic challenger Joe Biden, asserting that people sent him to the White House due to the Obama administration’s failures.

FGN26 US-TRUMP-AFGHAN-LD TROOPS US has had enough of 19 yrs in Afghanistan: Trump

Washington: The US has had enough of 19 years in Afghanistan, President Donald Trump has said, reiterating that American troops, who are the greatest soldiers in the world but acting as a "police force" in the strife-torn country, are returning.

FGN29 US-GOOGLE-INDIAN India-born US Judge Amit Mehta assigned Justice Department’s lawsuit against Google

New York: India-born US District Judge Amit Mehta will preside over the Justice Department’s crucial lawsuit against internet search giant Google.

FGN12 US-BIDEN-LD OBAMA Obama launches searing attack on Trump, appeals voters to elect Biden

Washington: Former US president Barack Obama delivered a diatribe against his successor Donald Trump on Wednesday, accusing him of mismanaging the pandemic, as he appealed to the people to come out and vote in favour of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden.

FGN13 US-KAMALA US deserves to have Prez who understands dignity of people, says Kamala Harris

Washington: The US deserves to have a president who understands the dignity of people and guides the country in a way that Americans can regain their standing and get closer to those ideals they hold, Democratic vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris said on Wednesday.

FGN 10 UN-INDIA-EXPORT India recorded export growth of 4 per cent in Sept: UNCTAD

United Nations: Export growth declined in India in the third quarter of 2020 relative to the same quarter last year but picked up pace in September, according to a global trade update by the UN. PTI TEAM NSA

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