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China says Xi urged Trump to ease sanctions on North Korea during G-20 meet

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman said that Xi briefed Trump on China's position on North Korea when they met on sidelines of G-20 summit.

12 Jul 2019 3:46 PM

Nepal issues warning as water level of major rivers likely to rise

Level of 4 major river basins inside Kathmandu valley- Bagmati, Bishnumati, Manohara, Nakkhu rivers to rise above alert level in few days.

12 Jul 2019 3:13 PM

Plane skids off runway in Kathmandu, flights disrupted

The domestic flight with a call sign 9N-AMM was flying from western city Nepalgunj when it veered off the runway while landing.

12 Jul 2019 3:02 PM

Pakistan train collision death toll rises to 23

PM Imran Khan has asked the railways minister to take emergency steps to counter decades of neglect in railway infrastructure.

12 Jul 2019 12:29 PM

Rafale-Su-30MKI deadly combo will make Pak, other enemies worried: IAF

IAF Vice Chief also said that he was looking forward to fly the Rafale aircraft of the French Air Force.

11 Jul 2019 9:11 PM

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Cannot 'prejudge' ICJ's decision in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case: Pakistan FO

The ICJ has announced, in a statement on July 4, that it will deliver on July 17 its judgment in the Jadhav case.

11 Jul 2019 5:58 PM

What is the truth about Masood Azhar?

Masood graduated from Jamia Ulum Islamic madrassa, linked to Harkat-ul-Ansar, its key ideology being supporting proxy war against India.

11 Jul 2019 1:19 PM

North Korea calls South Korea’s F-35 jet purchases ‘extremely dangerous action’

South Korea took delivery of its first two F-35 jets in March, with more slated to arrive this year.

11 Jul 2019 12:39 PM

Japan's USD 270 million craft makes second touchdown on distant asteroid

The successful touchdown was greeted with cheering and applause in the JAXA mission control room, with officials grinning and shaking hands.

11 Jul 2019 11:06 AM

Chinese tycoon arrested for suspected child molesting: Report

Wang Zhenhua, the 57-year-old chairman of Seazen Holdings, was arrested by Shanghai police, reported state broadcaster CCTV.

11 Jul 2019 9:20 AM

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Singapore's 'priciest penthouse': USD 54 million, 3 floors, 5 bedrooms

British billionaire inventor James Dyson has paid a reported USD 54 million for Singapore's biggest, most expensive penthouse.

10 Jul 2019 6:22 PM

Don't be lazy, 'spend whole day eating': Xi to officials

'You absolutely cannot view anti-corruption as an excuse to not accept responsibility or to do nothing,' Xinhua cited Xi as saying.

10 Jul 2019 4:52 PM

Pak journalist shot dead over personal dispute in Karachi: Police

The Dawn quoted South DIG Sharjeel Kharal saying that Abbas' friends said he had a monetary dispute with someone.

10 Jul 2019 11:56 AM

If anything happens to Nawaz, Imran Khan will be responsible: Shehbaz Sharif

He also protested against ban on home-cooked meals for Nawaz, who is in Kot Lakhpat jail in relation to Al Azizia Steel Mills case.

09 Jul 2019 2:16 PM

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif denied home cooked meal, daughter threatens hunger strike

Maryam, PML-N's vice president, said that she would go on a hunger strike outside the prison if she did not receive any help from court.

09 Jul 2019 1:43 PM

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Hong Kong leader Lam says China extradition bill 'dead'

'I come to the conclusion that there are some fundamental and deep-seated problems in Hong Kong society,' Lam said.

09 Jul 2019 1:17 PM

Hong Kong leader Lam says China extradition bill 'dead'

'I come to the conclusion that there are some fundamental and deep-seated problems in Hong Kong society,' Lam said.

09 Jul 2019 1:16 PM

China calls out US for 'bullying tactics', regrets Iran's uranium enrichment move

Geng said: 'we oppose the so called long arm jurisdiction and the unilateral sanctions.'

08 Jul 2019 6:25 PM

Christian family details widespread crackdown on religious institutions in China

Ren told The Associated Press that she had to report her whereabouts to police using social media whenever she went out.

08 Jul 2019 5:43 PM

Afghan rivals resumed talks with Taliban for peace

Stakes are high for the talks which follow a week of US-Taliban negotiations with both sides eyeing a resolution to 18-year old conflict.

08 Jul 2019 1:26 PM

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