The US Senate has passed the USD 1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill that eliminates the threat of another government shutdown at least until October and puts conditions on Pakistan for continuation of aid.
US President Barack Obama on Saturday urged lawmakers to pass an immigration overhaul bill that the Senate is due to debate this week, saying that it was "commonsense" though not perfect.
A Congressional Committee in its budgetary proposals for the year 2013 has prohibited economic and security assistance to Pakistan.
A bill passed by the US House
of Representative on Friday imposed restrictions on US military
assistance to Sri Lanka.
Day in Pics: 3rd September
Showbiz World - September 3, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati