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Singapore bans use of Boeing 737 MAX in its airspace

Singapore's aviation regulator banned the use of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in the country's airspace after a deadly Ethiopia plane crash.

12 Mar 2019 10:41 AM

Taliban leader Omar lived next to US Afghan base: Biography

Taliban founder Mullah Omar lived within walking distance of US bases in Afghanistan for years.

11 Mar 2019 11:19 AM

There could only be one winner, as North Korea holds elections

With portraits of the leader's father Kim Jong Il and grandfather Kim Il Sung looking down on every ballot box.

10 Mar 2019 2:13 PM

As many as 87 injured in Japan after ferry collides with 'marine creatures'

Five people were seriously injured in the accident, which occurred just before the hydrofoil was due to arrive on Sado island.

10 Mar 2019 9:31 AM

Lahore HC to hear plea on Imran Khan's disqualification on March 11

Tyrian White is the daughter of Ana-Luisa (Sita) White, the daughter of the late Lord Gordon White.

09 Mar 2019 5:20 PM

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VP Naidu holds positive bilateral trade, investment talks on his visit to Costa Rica

Venkaiah Naidu has met President of Costa Rica Carlos Alvarado Quesada and held fruitful discussions on a range of issues.

09 Mar 2019 1:24 PM

Ajay Bisaria reaches Islamabad to articulate Indo-Pak expectations, more directly

Bisaria who had been recalled to New Delhi last month returned to Islamabad upon the completion of consultations in India.

09 Mar 2019 12:26 PM

Guinness honors oldest Japanese woman at 116

Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello is being honoured as the world's oldest living person.

09 Mar 2019 11:35 AM

With new trade tensions with US looming, India looks to extend Iran loan-waiver

India wants to keep buying Iranian oil at its current level of about 300,000 barrels per day.

08 Mar 2019 1:06 PM

121 detained in crackdown on banned groups, 182 madrasas: Pak

The ministry said it is not a response to Indian anger over claims of Pak’s failure to rein militant groups operating in the country.

07 Mar 2019 3:24 PM

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Blast strikes near major political gathering in Kabul

No group has claimed responsibility for the blast and no casualties have been reported.

07 Mar 2019 2:50 PM

Eight-year wait for rape victim petition in SC

A three-member bench, headed by Justice Gulzar Ahmed, heard the petition. It was filed in 2011.

07 Mar 2019 6:36 AM

North Korea rebuilds part of missile site it promised Trump to dismantle

The Center for Strategic and International Studies released a report, citing satellite imagery, that NK is pursuing rapid rebuilding.

06 Mar 2019 12:22 PM

Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn pays bail, set to leave Japan prison

Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn posted bail of 1 billion yen ($9 million) in cash, paving the way for his release from a Tokyo detention.

06 Mar 2019 11:51 AM

7 out of top 10 most polluted cities are in India; Gurgaon the worst: Study

According to a new study, Gurugram which is located in India’s capital New Delhi, was the most polluted city in the world.

05 Mar 2019 11:16 AM

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Tokyo court finally grants bail to Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

A Tokyo court on Tuesday granted ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn bail in a shock decision that could see the auto tycoon freed.

05 Mar 2019 11:09 AM

‘Not worthy’ of Nobel Peace Prize: Pak PM Imran Khan

Earlier, Pak political leaders demanded Imran Khan to consider for the award for his role in de-escalating Indo-Pak tensions.

04 Mar 2019 12:48 PM

Watch: World's first female robotic news anchor on Chinese channel

AI robot named 'Xin Xiaomeng' sported a short haircut and wore a pink blouse and earrings in a one-minute video presentation by Xinhua.

04 Mar 2019 9:37 AM

Xi Jinping faces doubts at Parliament annual meet

China reported 6.6 per cent growth in 2018, the slowest in nearly three decades.

04 Mar 2019 5:01 AM

Pak's opposition leader briefs Nawaz Sharif on Indo-Pak tensions

Sharif, 69, is serving seven-year imprisonment in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption case in Lahore's Jail.

03 Mar 2019 1:38 PM

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