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Multiple blasts in Afghanistan leave 66 injured

The incident comes two days after the wedding hall suicide blast in Kabul that claimed the lives of 63 people and injured 180 others.

19 Aug 2019 4:55 PM

Iran says it has warned US against seizing oil tanker

Speaking to reporters on Monday, the Iranian foreign ministry spokesman dismissed the notion that there was a link between the two seizures.

19 Aug 2019 4:01 PM

'Hey Democracy!' China releases rap song in retort to Hong Kong protests, see video

11 weeks of demonstrations have seen millions of people take to Hong Kong's streets in the biggest challenge to China's rule.

19 Aug 2019 1:38 PM

Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over ceasefire violations

Earlier, Pakistan expelled Indian High Commissioner in its move to downgrade diplomatic ties with India.

19 Aug 2019 1:18 PM

Watch: Largest rally in weeks, 1.7 million protesters throng Hong Kong streets

The unprecedented political crisis was sparked by opposition to a plan to allow extraditions to the Chinese mainland.

19 Aug 2019 8:17 AM

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ISIS bomber kills 63 at Kabul wedding

The groom recalled greeting smiling guests in the afternoon, before seeing their bodies being carried out hours later.

19 Aug 2019 3:37 AM

Yemen Huthi rebels appoint 'ambassador' in Tehran

The Islamic republic made no announcement about accepting the appointment of an ambassador for the Huthis

18 Aug 2019 9:00 PM

Chinese, North Korean defence officials meet in Beijing

Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon, seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul.

18 Aug 2019 8:27 PM

Second blast rattles Afghanistan, 9 dead in Balkh

The deceased were shifted to the district hospital and families of the victims were informed about the attack, Qadiri said.

18 Aug 2019 5:30 PM

Afghan President Ghani condemns 'inhumane' Kabul wedding hall blast

Slamming the Taliban for denying their involvement in the explosion, Ghani said the group encourages terrorists to carry out such attacks.

18 Aug 2019 2:12 PM

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PM Modi meets Oppn leader of Bhutan's National Assembly

The Prime Minister reiterated that India is seeking to cooperate with Bhutan in sectors beyond the traditional ones like hydropower.

18 Aug 2019 1:57 PM

Xi's toughest year as China preps for its 70th anniversary: Analysts

As People's Republic of China approaches its 70th anniversary on October 1st, Xi finds himself battling threats on multiple fronts.

18 Aug 2019 11:11 AM

Defiant Hong Kong protesters vow huge rally despite Beijing threats

On Tuesday, protesters blocked passengers from boarding flights at city's airport and assaulted 2 men they accused of being Chinese spies.

18 Aug 2019 11:07 AM

PM Modi holds talks with Bhutanese counterpart as two countries sign 10 MoUs

The two countries signed 10 Memorandum of Understandings in the field of space research, aviation, IT, power and education.

17 Aug 2019 8:35 PM

Either proxy war or war can resolve Kashmir issue: Pakistan diplomat

Hilaly's comments come amid rising tensions between India and Pakistan after New Delhi earlier this month revoked Article 370.

17 Aug 2019 7:15 PM

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Rajnath Singh's remark on 'no first use' policy irresponsible and unfortunate: Pak

The statement appears to have rattled Pakistan, which has never had adopted the same policy itself.

17 Aug 2019 5:06 PM

PM Modi reaches Bhutan, receives guard of honour

Modi was received by his Bhutanese counterpart Dr Lotay Tshering and others on his arrival at the Paro International Airport.

17 Aug 2019 1:05 PM

Beloved baby dugong ‘Mariam’ dies in Thailand with plastic in stomach

Mariam died just after midnight after going into shock and efforts to resuscitate her failed.

17 Aug 2019 1:03 PM

Irish teen dies due to starvation, no sign of foul play: Malaysia cops

She had a condition known as holoprosencephaly, where the brain fails to develop normally.

17 Aug 2019 12:29 PM

Find out where Indonesia is moving its capital from Jakarta

Environmental experts warned that one third of it could be submerged by 2050 if current rates continue.

17 Aug 2019 10:43 AM

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