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Not sheltering terror, says China accused of ‘shameful hypocrisy’ by US on Azhar ban

Pompeo had said it in apparent reference to China’s move to block India’s proposal at UN to designate JeM chief Azhar as a global terrorist.

30 Mar 2019 11:19 AM

'Shameful Hypocrisy': US terms China for blocking Masood Azhar ban at UN

China has so far blocked the move four times in recent years.

29 Mar 2019 6:13 PM

Russia urges India to join multilateral mechanism to stop arms race in outer space

Russia said that for its part, it intends to continue to make all necessary efforts to prevent an arms race in outer space.

29 Mar 2019 12:59 PM

Brunei to impose death by stoning for gay sex and adultery

The tiny sultanate will implement the harsh new penal code -- which also prescribes amputation of hand and foot for theft -- next Wed.

29 Mar 2019 9:28 AM

Hope all countries will uphold peace: China reacts to India's 'Mission Shakti'

China conducted such a test in January 2007 when its anti-satellite missile destroyed a defunct weather satellite.

27 Mar 2019 7:08 PM

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Pakistan responds to India’s Anti-Satellite Missile Test

Mohammad Faisal said Pakistan was a “strong proponent of the United Nations resolution on Prevention of Arms Race in Outer Space”.

27 Mar 2019 7:07 PM

President Kovind receives Croatia's highest civilian order

Kovind, who is the first Indian President to visit Croatia, was earlier accorded a ceremonial welcome.

26 Mar 2019 7:20 PM

Mumbai-Singapore plane makes emergency landing after bomb hoax

A Singapore Airlines flight carrying 263 passengers landed safely in Singapore on Tuesday, after the pilot had raised a bomb threat.

26 Mar 2019 12:01 PM

South Korean professor forced students to write daughter's thesis: Report

A Seoul university professor forced students to write her daughter's thesis to gain entry to an elite dental school.

26 Mar 2019 11:12 AM

Pakistan okays plan to open temple corridor in PoK

Sharda Peeth is 1 of 3 famous holy sites for Kashmiri Pandits.

26 Mar 2019 4:55 AM

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UN says 10 children among 13 killed by US air strike in Afghanistan

Ten children, part of the same family, were killed by a US air strike in Afghanistan, along with three adult civilians, UN reported.

25 Mar 2019 5:04 PM

Pak Hindu minor girls move court; man assisted in wedding arrested

However, it is not confirmed whether the arrested man is the cleric who performed their marriage.

25 Mar 2019 12:35 PM

China to import more from US to balance trade: Official

Trump held back his threat to impose additional tariffs on Chinese imports as both sides stepped up talks to finalise the text of the deal.

24 Mar 2019 3:54 PM

Maryam claims father Nawaz Sharif health 'deteriorating further'

Ailing Nawaz is currently serving imprisonment in connection with graft cases.

22 Mar 2019 4:47 PM

Pakistan to receive USD 2.1 billion loan from China by Monday: Official

Islamabad is also in talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout package.

22 Mar 2019 4:37 PM

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Pak weighing options after acquittal of all accused in Samjhauta blast case: Qureshi

The train service was launched in July 1976 after the signing of the historic Shimla Agreement between the two countries.

22 Mar 2019 3:28 PM

Death toll rises to 47 in China chemical plant blast

According to the Chinese Ministry of Emergency Management, around 90 people were injured in the incident.

22 Mar 2019 2:21 PM

Death toll in China chemical plant explosion rises to 47

Forty Seven people have been killed and a further 90 seriously injured, reported state-run China Daily.

22 Mar 2019 1:41 PM

Moon Jae-in uses 'good afternoon' instead of 'good night', sparks row

The Korea Times assailed the 'incompetence' of the presidential protocol team on Friday.

22 Mar 2019 1:26 PM

19 kids among 94 dead as Iraq ferry sinks in Tigris River

Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi decreed three days of national mourning as he visited the site of the tragedy.

22 Mar 2019 11:41 AM

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