Shina Sarwar

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Labour loses vote on UK austerity, pay cap

LONDON (Reuters) - The opposition Labour Party lost a vote to try to force Theresa May to change her austerity agenda and increase public sector pay on Wednesday, in the first of many expected challenges to the prime minister’s ability to govern.<p>Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's opposition Labour …

Trump's Russia-U.S. Comparison Rejected by Democrats and Republicans

Some Republican and Democratic lawmakers have rejected President Donald Trump’s most recent notion that the United States government is morally equivalent to Vladimir Putin’s Russia.<p>The most recent controversial claim took place during the president's interview with Fox News' Bill O’Reilly, which …

Donald Trump

Trump: 'If something happens blame' the judge

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump spent the weekend at his Mar-A-Lago estate in Florida, disconnected from White House staff and once again tweeting attacks on a federal judge.<p>His ire was aimed at US District Judge James Robart, who last week put a nationwide hold on Trump's executive order …

Donald Trump

Angelina Jolie speaks out against Donald Trump's refugee ban

Angelina Jolie has spoken out against Donald Trump's refugee ban, making a plea for a compassionate America that prioritises human rights and makes …

Shopping With the Enemy: Why West Bank Palestinians Can't Avoid Israeli Goods

It’s early afternoon in Ramallah, the de facto Palestinian capital of the disputed West Bank, and the main fruit and vegetable market is bustling. …

Most People With Depression Go Without Treatment

A survey of 50,000 people in 21 countries paints a grim picture.<p>The vast majority of people suffering from depression worldwide are not receiving even minimally adequate treatment, according to a study published this week in the <i>British Journal of Psychiatry</i> based on surveys of more than 50,000 …

Fifa poppy row deepens after Welsh FA is charged for fans wearing the symbol

Fifa says its rules forbid political, religious, personal or commercial messages at matches.<p>Fifa will take disciplinary action against the Welsh and …

Battle for Mosul: Iraq asks for UK help to get thermobaric weapons

Iraqi forces admit they have faced fierce resistance from Isis fighters and want to user thermobaric weapons to drive them out of tunnels and bunkers<p>The Iraqi government has asked the UK to help its military obtain powerful thermobaric weapons to drive Islamic State fighters out of tunnels in their …

Meditation in the Time of Low Self-Esteem

I don't practice meditation to become more enlightened. I do it to massage certain qualities within myself that make it difficult for me to live on Earth.<p>One of the ways I've found some relief in life is through a morning meditation practice. I don't practice meditation to become more enlightened, …

Stanislas Wawrinka stays alive in London to delay Andy Murray qualification

The Swiss beats Marin Cilic 7-6 7-6 to force Murray to wait to confirm semi-final place<p>Stanislas Wawrinka kept alive hopes of reaching the …

Rows over study which claims antidepressants double suicide risks

Anti-depressants could double the risk of feelings that could lead to suicide, according to a new study which has triggered furious rows.<p>Researchers behind the Danish review said the study demolished “potentially lethal misconceptions” about the safety of the drugs, which are taken by more than 4 …

Ibn Sina [Avicenna] (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

1. Life and Works<p>1.1 Life<p>At some point in his later years, Avicenna wrote for or dictated to his student, companion, and amanuensis, Abū-ʿUbayd …

10 Proven Ways To Help Prevent Depression

Anxiety Disorders, From OCD to PTSD, Explained

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Medical Daily.<p>If you’ve ever had a panic attack, you’ve likely branded yourself an “anxious” person at some …

Tony Blair unrepentant as Chilcot gives crushing Iraq war verdict

Sir John Chilcot delivers highly critical verdict on Iraq war but ex-PM says: ‘I believe we made the right decision’<p>A defiant Tony Blair defended his decision to go to war in Iraq in 2003 following the publication of a devastating report by Sir John Chilcot, which mauled the ex-prime minister’s …

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 6 years in prison for girlfriend's murder

<b>(CNN) —</b> A South African judge sentenced Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius to six years in prison for his girlfriend's murder -- the latest ruling in a drawn-out case that has transfixed the nation for years.<p>Pistorius killed Reeva Steenkamp at his home in an upscale Pretoria neighborhood in the early …

Crime

Regulator to investigate accountants over BHS and HBOS failures

PwC audit of high street chain and KPMG audit of bank’s 2007 accounts are scrutinised by Financial Reporting Council<p>The regulator that monitors UK financial reporting is to investigate two of the big four accountancy firms over their role in the failures of the retailer BHS and the banking group …

Ahead of Wimbledon next week, here are 10 stylish tennis buys

Glastonbury 2016: Coldplay Bring Festival To A Close With Euphoric Headline Set

'Look at the stars, look how they shine for you...'<p>Coldplay have brought Glastonbury to a close for another year, after headlining the festival on …

Suicidal and detained for my own safety, I saw the mental health system failing | Karl Knights

More and more young people are being spat out of hospitals, or waiting three months for therapy when they can’t even make it through the day<p>I was detained under section 136 of the Mental Health Act. Campus security at my university had called the police when I expressed an intent to harm myself at …

Mental Health

Tennis: Holder Wawrinka picks up the pace

PARIS (Reuters) - Defending French Open champion Stan Wawrinka avoided a repeat on Wednesday of his first-round scare, though he was still made to work hard in a straight-sets win over Japan’s Taro Daniel.<p>Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros - Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka vs Czech Republic's Lukas …

Secret aid worker: I'm sick of job rejections - is humanitarian work only for the elite?

I thought a job in NGO fundraising was my route into the aid world. A year later, I’m back on the job market feeling disillusioned<p>Somewhere in Ethiopia, one of our country projects is spending the money I helped raise. I’ve seen the impact reports and I know how many lives I’ve helped change. All …

Novak Djokovic beats Tomas Berdych to make Miami Open semi-finals

• World No1 beats No7 seed 6-3, 6-3 in just over 100 minutes<br>• Djokovic will play Belgium’s David Goffin in last four<p>Novak Djokovic continued his dominant form in sweeping aside Tomas Berdych to reach the last four of the Miami Open.<p>Related: Johanna Konta beaten by Victoria Azarenka in Miami Open

Apple And Cinnamon Cannoli

Step 1<p>Make The Pastry Dough<p>Mix the flour, butter, sugar and vanilla in a bowl and mix well. Pour in the wine and mix slowly until it forms a dough. …

Make a Souffle Cheesecake with Just Three Ingredients

This soufflé cheesecake, also known as Japanese cotton cheesecake, is beautiful, fluffy, and requires only a few ingredients you might already have …

UK floods: Aerial footage shows large swathes of Yorkshire underwater

Aerial footage has been released showing the extent of the flooding in Yorkshire, where an extra 500 troops have been brought in as large swathes of …

UK Floods: Hebden Bridge Man Delivers Impassioned Message To Foreign Aid Critics

A scorching rant hitting out at those claiming foreign aid should be diverted to help UK flood victims has surfaced, after the North of England …

Blair and Bush went to war in Iraq despite South Africa's WMD assurances, book states

Iraq,World news,Middle East and North Africa,South Africa,Tony Blair,George Bush,US news,US foreign policy,Foreign policy<p>New book God, Spies and Lies details Mbeki’s attempts to stop invasion<br>• SA experts worked with Saddam in 1980s; Mandela also tried to warn Bush<p>Tony Blair went to war in Iraq …

Middle East

Milk can have a big impact on the taste of coffee – but which brand is best?

Baristas claim that the milk you choose affects the flavour and texture of your brew. From Cravendale to Yeo Valley Organic, here’s what the experts are putting in their coffee<p>It has long been the neglected ingredient for coffee drinkers. Some don’t bother with it at all, while others see it only …