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* Pakistan Defence Minister turns down speculations of new Prime Minister

July 23 (ANI) Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Saturday said that the talk of appointing a new Prime Minister is just a speculation. His statement comes amidst fears that Pakistan's Supreme Court is set to ask Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down over the Panama Papers case.
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* Donald Trump insists he has 'complete power' to pardon

July 22 (BBC) US President Donald Trump has insisted he has the "complete power" to pardon people, amid reports he is considering presidential pardons for family members, aides and even himself. A Democratic Party spokesman has called the reports "extremely disturbing".
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* Princes tell documentary of 'fun' childhood with Diana

July 23 (ESPNCI) Prince William and Prince Harry have recalled the "fun" way their mother brought them up saying Princess Diana was a "total kid through and through". In an ITV documentary to mark the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death, the princes said she understood the "real life outside of palace walls" and encouraged them to be "naughty".
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* Afghanistan: MSF opens first clinic in Kunduz since US strike

July 22 (BBC) Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has reopened a small medical clinic in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz. It is the charity's first facility there since US air strikes destroyed a hospital it ran, killing 42 people including patients and staff, in 2015.
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