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Russia says five killed in mysterious rocket test accident: report

The accident occurred during tests on a liquid propellant rocket engine, RIA said, citing Rosatom.

10 Aug 2019 2:30 PM

World largest lake Tilicho to be replaced by Nepal's newly-discovered lake

The Kajin Sara lake in Manang district was discovered about a few months ago by a team of mountaineers, the Himalayan Times reported.

10 Aug 2019 12:43 PM

Pakistan formally suspends trade ties with India

One notification suspends all kind of exports to India, while other banned import of goods of Indian origin or those imported from it.

10 Aug 2019 11:59 AM

Maryam's arrest 'distraction' by govt to hide 'failed' Kashmir policy: Shehbaz Sharif

Launching a scathing attack on PM Imran Khan, Sharif said that his party will not be 'pushed back' against government's 'cruel tactics'.

10 Aug 2019 8:47 AM

China expresses serious concerns over current developments in J&K

China also opposed India's move saying it 'undermined China's territorial sovereignty'.

10 Aug 2019 7:57 AM

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By revoking J&K special status Modi has 'accepted defeat': Masood Azhar

Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh will come into existence as separate Union Territories on October 31.

10 Aug 2019 7:46 AM

After Samjhauta, Pak suspends Thar Express over Kashmir dispute

Thar Express runs weekly between the towns of Khokrapar in Pakistan and Monabao in India.

09 Aug 2019 3:48 PM

Modi to visit 'trusted friend' Bhutan on Aug 17

The visit reflects the high priority that New Delhi attaches to its relations with Thimphu, said the Ministry of External Affairs.

09 Aug 2019 3:16 PM

Court reserves verdict on NAB's appeal for physical remand of Maryam Nawaz

Accountability court judge Naeem Arshad heard NAB's request in the matter.

09 Aug 2019 2:41 PM

China calls on India, Pak to resolve disputes through dialogue, negotiation

Informed sources said Qureshi is in Beijing to seek all-weather ally China's support for Pak's efforts to ratchet-up Kashmir issue.

09 Aug 2019 2:32 PM

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Pakistanis fear price rise of food essentials after trade suspension with India

Traders and common people said it was going to be a difficult Eid for them dur to the ban.

09 Aug 2019 1:35 PM

3 dead, 23 missing as bus plunges into Trishuli River in central Nepal

Police informed that the bus, en route to Kathmandu from Malangawa in Sarlahi District, plunged into river around 3:30 am.

09 Aug 2019 1:20 PM

EU asks India, Pak to hold dialogues to resolve disputes

Islamabad has announced to cut trade and downgrade diplomatic relations with India.

08 Aug 2019 5:46 PM

JuD chief Hafiz Saeed not released: Pakistan dismisses media reports

Last month, the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) officials arrested Saeed in Gujranwala, Punjab.

08 Aug 2019 5:18 PM

Pak suspends Samjhauta Express, Kartarpur work to continue: reports

'No Indian movie to be screened in Pakistani cinemas,' said Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan, Special Assistant to Pak PM on I&B.

08 Aug 2019 3:16 PM

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PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz taken into NAB custody: Pakistan

She was taken into custody before meeting her father at Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail, according to Geo News.

08 Aug 2019 2:56 PM

Move over Chanel, Kim Jong Un may push for homegrown 'raccoon eye' makeup

Today women are encouraged to follow style trends set by the first lady or the 'Moranbong' band, Pyongyang's all-female answer to K-pop.

08 Aug 2019 2:36 PM

India asked to withdraw its High Commissioner to Pak

The decision was taken during the National Security Committee meeting held here, a statement by Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

08 Aug 2019 12:30 PM

5.8 magnitude earthquakes hit Taiwan, Afghanistan; no casualties reported

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage to property as a result of the quake.

08 Aug 2019 9:25 AM

Cut diplomatic ties with India: Pak minister Fawad Chaudhry

The minister further called Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria the representative of a 'fascist government'.

07 Aug 2019 7:37 PM

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