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US, China trade negotiators to resume trade talks in Washington in October

The talks, which were originally supposed to take place this month, come after new two-way tariffs were imposed on September 1.

05 Sep 2019 1:16 PM

In meeting with Malaysian premier, Modi raises issue of Zakir Naik's extradition

The 53-year-old is wanted in India for fuelling extremism and a controversial figure who labelled the 9/11 attacks an 'inside job'.

05 Sep 2019 10:20 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam formally withdraws controversial extradition bill

Lam also announced the addition of a former education bureau chief and former judge to the IPCC, according to CNN.

05 Sep 2019 9:08 AM

'We are against outside influence in internal matters': PM Modi at joint conference in Vladivostok

PM Modi also made it clear that both India and Russia are strongly against outside influence in internal matters of any nation.

04 Sep 2019 3:15 PM

Indian man molests woman at Singapore church, shows middle finger to chasing cops

Rajendran Prakash was drunk when he entered the Church of Our Lady Lourdes.

04 Sep 2019 2:15 PM

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'Matter of great respect': Modi thanks Russian prez Putin for invite to economic forum

PM Modi is on 2-day visit to Russia to meet with President Putin, discuss regional and international issues of mutual interest.

04 Sep 2019 1:23 PM

Hong Kong leader to announce withdrawal of controversial extradition bill

It was not immediately clear if the announcement, due later on Wednesday, would help end the unrest.

04 Sep 2019 1:03 PM

PM Modi, Putin spend ‘quality time together’ on ship to Russia’s Far East Region

Modi, first Indian PM to visit Russian Far East Region, will hold summit talks with President Putin and attend Eastern Economic Forum.

04 Sep 2019 12:29 PM

Modi, Putin hug, shake hand ahead of visit to Zvezda shipbuilding complex

Modi arrived here earlier Wednesday, on a two-day visit, to hold talks with Putin on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum.

04 Sep 2019 10:58 AM

PM Modi arrives in Russia; to meet Putin, boost bilateral ties

His visit to the Russian Far East Region is the first by an Indian Prime Minister.

04 Sep 2019 8:15 AM

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'Kartarpur your Madina, Nankana Sahib is Makkah': Imran Khan's assurance to Sikhs

Pak has decided to issue visas to Sikh pilgrims to facilitate participation at the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.

03 Sep 2019 7:30 PM

Pakistan lacks evidence to prove 'genocide' in Kashmir, says its ICJ lawyer

Qureshi's statement comes at a time when Pakistan is blatantly threatening to approach the ICJ against India over Kashmir.

03 Sep 2019 7:01 PM

China says Trump's claims about fentanyl origin are false

The drug can be stronger and more lethal than heroin and is responsible for tens of thousands of American drugs deaths each year.

03 Sep 2019 5:30 PM

Pak PM Imran Khan, Saudi Crown Prince discuss Kashmir on call

Last month, Pakistan faced a diplomatic setback when two of its closest allies -- UAE and Saudi Arabia -- sided with India.

03 Sep 2019 5:03 PM

Watch: Pak boy's prescription for PM Imran Khan to fix economy instead of Kashmir

‘The world will never advocate for Pakistan at the cost of affecting their relationship with India,’ the boy said.

03 Sep 2019 4:48 PM

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Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu cancels planned day-long visit to India on Sep 9

This is the second time this year that the Israeli leader has cancelled a planned visit to India, doing so earlier before April elections.

03 Sep 2019 3:55 PM

China says it 'firmly' supports Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam

The demonstrations have evolved into a wider democracy campaign involving clashes between protesters and police.

03 Sep 2019 3:49 PM

8 school children killed in knife attack in China

The incident happened at around 8:00 am on Monday at Chaoyangpo grade school in the town of Baiyangping.

03 Sep 2019 1:52 PM

‘My choice is to not resign’: Hong Kong's Carrie Lam after audio leak

In addition, Lam said that the primary goal for the city's government is to stop the violence.

03 Sep 2019 1:11 PM

Ex-Pak envoy mistakes photo of adult filmstar as Kashmiri man who lost vision

This is not the first time Pakistanis have indulged in such goof-ups.

03 Sep 2019 12:05 PM

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