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World, South asia, 21 Aug 2018

Taliban released 160 civilians, at least 20 others still captive, said official

Nearly 200 passengers were taken as hostages by Taliban insurgents near the northern province of Kunduz on Monday.

21 Aug 2018 5:43 PM

Pakistan's federal cabinet to put Nawaz Sharif, daughter on Exit Control List

The cabinet asked for red warrants to be issued against Sharif's sons, Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz and former finance minister Ishaq Dar.

21 Aug 2018 4:39 PM

Militants clash with official forces in Kabul, rockets fired

It was unclear who was responsible for the assault, which came as the President made a speech marking the first day of Eid al-Adha holiday.

21 Aug 2018 3:17 PM