Kim returns following ‘successful’ summit with Putin

Seoul: The leader of North Korea returned to Pyongyang following his “successful and historic” summit with the President of Russia, state media reported on Saturday. Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin met in the Russian city of Vladivostok Kim Jong-un and Vladimir Putin met in the Russian city of Vladivostok on Thursday in what was the first More...

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By Agencies On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
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Sri Lanka’s top security officials told to quit, toll 359

Colombo: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has asked the Defence Secretary and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to quit over mishandling of intelligence reports ahead of Easter Sunday suicide bombings More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
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Kim Jong-un arrives in Russia to meet Putin

Moscow: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrived in Russsia’s Far Eastern city of Vladivostok on Wednesday for his first summit with President Vladimir Putin amid stalled nuclear talks with the US. The Russian More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
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China protests US sanctions threat for buying Iran oil

Beijing: China on Tuesday strongly protested against a threat by the US to impose sanctions on countries that continue buying Iranian oil after Washington decided not to reissue waivers for oil imports from the More...

By Agencies On Monday, April 22nd, 2019
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Pompeo blames ‘Islamic radical terror’ for Sri Lanka attacks

Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday blamed “a horrific wave of Islamic radical terror” for the deadly bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday that killed 290 people and injured over More...

By Agencies On Monday, April 22nd, 2019
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Five Indians among 290 dead in Sri Lanka terrorist blasts

Colombo: Five Indians are among the 290 people who have been confirmed dead in the deadly Easter Sunday blasts carried out by terrorists in Sri Lanka, as police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera on Monday confirmed that More...

By Agencies On Saturday, April 20th, 2019
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Afghan Information Ministry attacked, 2 attackers killed

Kabul: Three suicide bombers staged an assault on an 18-storey building housing the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology headquarters in the centre of the Afghan capital on Saturday. Two of the attackers More...

By Agencies On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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Mueller finds no Trump-Russia collusion in presidential election

Washington: US Attorney General William Barr said on Thursday the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller “found no collusion” between the Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia during the More...

By Agencies On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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Imran Khan axes Finance Minister amid IMF talks

Islamabad: Asad Umar was removed as Pakistan Finance Minister on Thursday after mounting criticism over the state of the economy. In a tweet, Umar said the move was “part of a cabinet reshuffle” and More...

By Agencies On Saturday, April 13th, 2019
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At least four Haqqani terrorists killed in Afghan airstrike

Gardez (Afghanistan): At least four Haqqani terrorists were killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan’s Paktia province on Friday, officials said. A number of heavy and light weapons and ammunition were also destroyed More...