Thirteen terrorists killed in Afghanistan

Kabul: Thirteen terrorists have been killed in two separate strikes by the security forces in two Afghan provinces, the country’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday. Four terrorists of Islamic State (IS) terror group were killed after an Afghan Air Force-led airstrike Nine Taliban terrorists were killed and three others wounded after Afghan army More...

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By Agencies On Saturday, October 6th, 2018
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US must not view Pakistan ties through Afghan or Indian lens: Qureshi

Islamabad: Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Saturday that Washington should not view its ties with Islamabad only through the perspective of the Afghan issue or the ties with India. Qureshi More...

By Agencies On Saturday, October 6th, 2018
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Housing scam: Shehbaz Sharif remanded to 10-day NAB custody

Lahore: An accountability court in Lahore on Saturday granted the country’s anti-graft body a 10-day physical remand of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) President Shehbaz Sharif in a housing scam case. Sharif’s More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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Shift Khaleda Zia to hospital, orders Bangladesh court

Dhaka: A High Court division bench in Bangladesh on Thursday asked the government to immediately send jailed former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia to a hospital in the capital for treatment. She was sentenced to five More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
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14 killed in Afghan poll rally suicide bombing

Jalalabad (Afghanistan): At least 14 people were killed and 47 were wounded in a suicide bomb attack at an election rally in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province on Tuesday, officials said. Bomber detonated an More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
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New Facebook features to protect users from bullying, harassment

San Francisco: Embroiled in a massive data breach and facing $1.63 billion in fine from the European Union (EU) privacy watchdog, Facebook on Tuesday introduced a new feature for its 2.3 billion users to hide or More...

By Agencies On Saturday, September 29th, 2018
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50 killed as 7.5-quake leads to tsunami in Indonesia

Jakarta: At least 50 people have been confirmed dead by officials on Saturday after a strong tsunami triggered by a 7.5-magnitude earthquake hit a coastal Indonesian city on Friday. It was not clear whether the More...

By Agencies On Friday, September 28th, 2018
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Bangladeshi PM asks for early repatriation of Rohingya refugees

New York: Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked for early repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar. The Rohingya in Bangladesh are living in an uncertain situation In her speech at the UN General More...

By Agencies On Thursday, September 27th, 2018
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Maldives’ President-elect invites Modi to attend oath-taking

Male: The Maldives’ President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend his oath-taking ceremony in November. Solih, the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
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I was raped at 16, kept silent: TV host Padma Lakshmi

New York: US television host Padma Lakshmi has said she was raped at the age of 16, but kept silent as she feared fingers would point at her for bringing it upon herself. President Trump tweeted that if what Ford More...