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Imran Khan visits Sri Lanka as Muslims demand burial rights

Posted On: Feb 28, 2021   |   Posted By: ABC News

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan began his two-day official visit in Sri Lanka on Tuesday as Muslims in the island nation protested in the capital, demanding the government to permit for Muslims who die of COVID-19 to be buried

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No. 6 Alabama holds off Mississippi State 64-59 to win SEC

No. 6 Alabama holds off Mississippi State 64-59 to win SEC

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Jaden Shackleford scored 10 of his 15 points in the second half, and No. 6 Alabama beat Mississippi State 64-59 on Saturday night to clinch its first... Read more ...

Emmanuel Acho tapped to replace Chris Harrison on ‘The Bachelor'

Emmanuel Acho tapped to replace Chris Harrison on ‘The Bachelor'

Former NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho has been tapped to host “The Bachelor: After The Final Rose” special after Chris Harrison stepped down amid a controversy over excusing... Read more ...

Edwards, Bueckers propel No. 1 UConn women past Butler 97-68

Edwards, Bueckers propel No. 1 UConn women past Butler 97-68

INDIANAPOLIS - Aailyah Edwards had 24 points and 14 rebounds and Paige Bueckers added 20 points and 14 assists as No. 1 Connecticut routed Butler 97-68 Saturday. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's 1-dose shot cleared, giving U.S. 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

Johnson & Johnson's 1-dose shot cleared, giving U.S. 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

The FDA said J&J's vaccine offers strong protection against what matters most: serious illness, hospitalizations and death. Read more ...

Second former aide accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment: report

Second former aide accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment: report

A second woman has accused Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, according to a new report. Charlotte Bennett, a 25-year-old former aide to Cuomo, told the New York Times... Read more ...

Kessler, Tar Heels rally from 16 down to upset No. 11 FSU

Kessler, Tar Heels rally from 16 down to upset No. 11 FSU

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Freshman Walker Kessler scored a season-high 20 points to help North Carolina upset No. 11 Florida State 78-70 on Saturday, earning a needed victory to... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency use authorization from FDA

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency use authorization from FDA

It is the first single-dose COVID-19 vaccine available in the U.S. and is one that "checks nearly all the boxes." Read more ...

FDA authorizes use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

FDA authorizes use of Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The Food and Drug Administration has authorized emergency use of a coronavirus vaccine from Johnson & Johnson, adding a third shot to the U.S. arsenal. The agency on Saturday... Read more ...

No. 3 Michigan continues to roll with 73-57 win at Indiana 

No. 3 Michigan continues to roll with 73-57 win at Indiana 

Juwan Howard understands the power of patience. It should serve No. 3 Michigan well this week. Read more ...

Biden teases announcement on Saudi Arabia after Khashoggi report

Biden teases announcement on Saudi Arabia after Khashoggi report

President Biden on Saturday teased a Monday announcement regarding Saudi Arabia following the release of an official report that accuses Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of... Read more ...