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Asia

Rival Koreas discuss removal of North's artillery from border

North Korea has deployed around 1,000 artillery pieces along the border, posing a significant threat to Seoul and the metropolitan area.

25 Jun 2018 12:32 PM

Nepal-China agreements pave way for long-term economic assistance: KP Oli

Oli held talks with President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang, and signed a MoU to build a railway link connecting Tibet with Kathmandu.

24 Jun 2018 6:49 PM

Pakistani Taliban announces successor to slain terror leader Fazlullah

Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud was chosen by the Taliban council as their new leader and Mufti Hazratullah was named as his deputy.

24 Jun 2018 1:11 PM

Pervez Musharraf says he has not quit politics, wants to return

Musharraf asserted that he stepped down from the post in the light of legal consultation.

24 Jun 2018 6:44 AM

Nepal to maintain ties with India, China, pursue independent foreign policy: K P Oli

Oli, who is on a visit to China, signed a MoU to build a railway link connecting Tibet with Kathmandu, along with 14 cooperative documents.

23 Jun 2018 2:54 PM

Musharraf resigns as leader of APML, to stay away during poll

Barred from fighting election, ex-Prez hands over reins of party to others.

23 Jun 2018 6:40 AM

Indian-origin woman accused in largest US Navy bribery case in Singapore

Sharon Rachael Gursharan Kaur, who was lead contract specialist for US Navy, was involved in USD 35-million 'Fat Leonard' scandal.

22 Jun 2018 3:07 PM

Taliban kills 16 Afghan soldiers, abducts 13 engineers after ceasefire ends

On Wednesday, Taliban killed 30 soldiers, captured military base, gained control of 2 checkpoints, ambushed reinforcements in Badghis.

22 Jun 2018 1:50 PM

Governor’s rule ploy to ‘suppress’ Kashmiris: Pakistan

The Pakistani delegation congratulated Afghan leaders on recent initiatives that will ultimately lead towards an enduring peace.

22 Jun 2018 1:01 AM

Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit, reports Kyodo

Japan is eyeing meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, government sources said week ago.

21 Jun 2018 5:32 PM