Trump vows to nominate woman judge for SC ahead of elections
"I will be putting forth a nominee next week. I could say most likely it would be a woman. I think I can say that. If somebody were to ask me now I would say that a woman would be in first place," Donald Trump told supporters at an election rally in North Carolina on Saturday.
20 million more girls may not return to schools even after Covid: Malala
"On education alone, 20 million more girls may never go back to the classroom when this crisis ends (and) the global education funding gap has already increased to 200 billion dollars per year," Malala, 23, who once took a bullet from a Pakistani Taliban terrorist for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan, said.
Pakistan reports 640 new Covid-19 cases
One patient died during the period, taking the number of Covid-19 fatalities to 6,416. A total of 292,303 people have recovered from the infection and at least 562 are in critical condition, the ministry of national health services said. Sindh reported a total 133,626 cases, Punjab 98,368, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa 37,317, Islamabad 16,126, Balochistan 14,269, Gilgit-Baltistan 3,450 and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir 2,517 cases.
Envelope with deadly poison ricin addressed to White House intercepted
An envelope addressed to the White House and intercepted by US authorities contained a substance identified as ricin, a deadly poison that appeared to have been sent from Canada, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said on Saturday.