Briefly World:Pakistan may face sanctions over gas pipeline with Iran: US

Pak could face tough US sanctions if it goes ahead with the multi-billion Iran-Pak gas pipeline,a top American diplomat has said.

Published:October 5, 2013 1:30 am

Pakistan may face sanctions over gas pipeline with Iran: US

Washington: Pakistan could face tough US sanctions if it goes ahead with the multi-billion Iran-Pak gas pipeline,a top American diplomat has said. The Obama Administration is having discussions in this regard with Pakistan,Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Windy Sherman said. PTI

Indian student bags British enterprise prize

London: An Indian engineering student from University of Nottingham fought off stiff worldwide competition to be awarded the overall prize at a British government-backed entrepreneurial contest. Ashutosh Pathak is working on developing a much cheaper,more efficient pipe inspection and leakage detection system. PTI

Ohio names alternative lethal injection drug

columbus: Ohio prison officials Friday said they were keeping their primary lethal injection drug in place despite the state’s supply expiring,but have added a second drug option for executioners to address the shortage. Pentobarbital will remain Ohio’s primary method of administering the death penalty. But a combination of midazolam and hydromorphone will be an alternative if sufficient pentobarbital isn’t available. PTI

Indian men sentenced for fraud in New Zealand

Melbourne: Two Indian-origin men have been sentenced by a New Zealand court for defrauding a city council in Aukland of more than $676,855 over a decade. Hemant Kumar Maharaj and Suresh Din were sentenced after they appeared in the Auckland District Court Thursday. PTi

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