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Modi and Xi to meet during BRICS, discuss US trade war

China and India will discuss the US' trade war and its protectionist trade policy when President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi meet...

No offer of talks made to Pak: Singh tells Parliament

The government today said it has made no offer of talks to Pakistan and asserted that any meaningful dialogue with that country can be...

No direct role of Army in elections: Senior Pakistani official

Pakistani Army will have no direct role in the country's July 25 general elections and will work on the Election Commission's directives to conduct...

Israel approves controversial ”Jewish nation state” law

Israel's parliament on Thursday passed into law a controversial bill that defines the country as an exclusively Jewish state. The "Jewish nation state" bill downgrades...

It”s not about politics: OHCHR defends UN”s Kashmir report

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) released a statement on Wednesday defending the first-ever UN human rights report on Kashmir.  In...

Saghar welcomes UN chief”s statement on Kashmir

The former convener of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Pak chapter and vice-president of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Mehmood Ahmed Saghar has appreciated the UN...

IS militants behead Taliban commander in Afghanistan: Official

Militants loyal to the Islamic State (IS) group captured and beheaded a senior commander of the rival Taliban on Wednesday amid fierce fighting continuing...

PML-N considers launching Maryam Nawaz”s son

The embattled Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is considering launching Maryam Nawaz's son Junaid Safdar for its election campaign, the media reported on Tuesday. Safdar, a...

62 militants killed in Afghan airstrikes

At least 62 militants were killed in airstrikes in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, a military official said on Tuesday. "The Army aircraft targeted Taliban hideouts in...

Nawaz Sharif challenges graft case conviction

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif along with his daughter Maryam and her husband on Monday filed an appeal against a court's verdict which...

18 dead, 30 injured in Pakistan accident

At least 18 people were killed and 30 others injured on Monday in a road accident in Pakistan's Sindh province, police said. The victims, residents...

Plastic bags consumption reduces by 80 per cent in Israel

Israeli consumption of plastic bags decreased by 80 per cent in 2017 than the year before, according to Israeli Environment Ministry on Sunday. The Ministry...

Sharif, Maryam to contest verdict; no bed, AC for ex-PM in jail

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam and her husband have decided to appeal against the July 6 verdict by an anti-corruption court....

India, UN chief condemn Pakistan terror attack

India and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Pakistan targeting political rallies and candidates.  The UN stands in...

India, Pak part of anti-terror drill in Russia

Boosting counter-terror cooperation and evolving a common strategy to deal with radicalisation and separatism will be the focus of a mega military exercise in...

Muslim woman racially targeted in US

A Muslim woman with headscarf has been racially targeted by a white lady who mocked her English accent and threatened that the US immigration...

Trump suggested me to sue EU over Brexit, says Theresa May

British Prime Minister Theresa May today revealed that US President Donald Trump had suggested her to "sue" the European Union instead of negotiating with...

India, Pakistan to be part of anti-terror SCO drill in Russia next month

Militaries of India and Pakistan will be part of a mega anti-terror drill in Russia next month which is being organised by the Shanghai...

Civilian deaths in war-torn Afghanistan hit record high: UN

The number of Afghan civilians killed in the country's long-running conflict hit a record high in the first six months of 2018, UN figures...

Family meets Sharif, Maryam in Adiala Jail

Family members met former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam at the Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi after the two began serving...

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