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Afghanistan: Security Council condemns a New York, Nov 29 (IBNS) The United Nations Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms the attack on Thursday on a United Kingdom embassy vehicle in Kabul, Afghanistan, reiterating serious concern at the threats posed by the Taliban, Al-Qaida and other terrorist and extremist groups. 29-Nov-2014
Ahead of World AIDS Day, UN children's a New York, Nov 29 (IBNS) An estimated 1.1 million HIV infections among children under 15 have been averted, but disparity in access to treatment is hampering progress towards reaching a global goal of reducing new infections in children by 90 per cent, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on Friday ahead of World AIDS Day. 29-Nov-2014
Blast rocks Kabul Kabul, Nov 27 (IBNS) A blast was heard in the vicinity Wazir Mohammad Akbar Khan area in Afghanistan's Kabul city on Thursday, media reports said. 27-Nov-2014
Five killed in Afghanistan suicide attac Kabul, Nov 27 (IBNS) At least five people were killed as a suicide bomber targeted a convoy of British Embassy cars east of Kabul City in Afghanistan on Thursday, media reports said. 27-Nov-2014
PM Modi seen standing with Sharif at inf Kathmandu, Nov 27 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif along with other SAARC leaders were seen at an informal retreat just outside Kathmandu on Thursday morning, media reports said. 27-Nov-2014
Pakistan: Four polio workers killed in Q Islamabad, Nov 26 (IBNS): Unidentified gunmen killed three polio workers and their driver at Quetta's Eastern Bypass area in Pakistan on Wednesday, media reports said. 27-Nov-2014
Pakistan Taliban chief escapes drone att Islamabad, Nov 25 (IBNS) The Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah has escaped a US drone strike in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, media reports said on Tuesday. 25-Nov-2014
Afghanistan: UN strongly condemns suicid New York, Nov 25 (IBNS) A brutal terrorist attack which killed at least 50 civilians in Afghanistan over the weekend is an "atrocity" and may amount to a war crime, the top United Nations envoy to the country declared on Monday as he condemned the indiscriminate suicide bombing in “the strongest ter” 25-Nov-2014
Afghanistan: Suicide attack during volle Kabul, Nov 23 (IBNS): At least 30 people were killed as a suicide bomber blew himself up during a volleyball match in Afghanistan's southeastern Paktika province on Sunday, media reports said. 23-Nov-2014
Pakistan: 22 militants killed in aerial Rawalpindi , Nov 21 (IBNS): At least 22 people were killed in 'precise' aerial strikes in Pakistan's Khyber Agency on Friday, officials said. 22-Nov-2014
Pakistan: PAF training jet crashes Karachi, Nov 21 (IBNS): A Mirage training jet of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) crashed on the outskirts of Pakistan's Karachi city, media reports said. 22-Nov-2014
8 infants die in Pakistan hospital Islamabad, Nov 19 (IBNS): Eight infants have died in an incubator ward in District Teaching Hospital in Pakistan's Sargodha area, media reports said on Wednesday. 19-Nov-2014
Pakistan test-fires Hatf IV ballistic mi Rawalpindi, Nov 17 (IBNS) : Pakistan on Monday conducted a successful test launch of Intermediate Range Shaheen 1A (Hatf IV) Ballistic Missile, officials said. 17-Nov-2014
Pakistan: 27 militants killed in Dattakh Islamabad, Nov 16 (IBNS) At least 27 militants were killed in aerial strikes in Pakistan's North Wazirsstan Agency on Sunday, officials said. 16-Nov-2014
Jhelum rally: Gunmen fire at PTI workers Jhelum, Nov 16 (IBNS): At least nine people were injured when gunmen opened fire at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) supporters while they were going to a rally in Pakistan's Jhelum district on Sunday, media reports said. 16-Nov-2014
Afghanistan: Female MP survives suicide Kabul, Nov 16 (IBNS): A female Afghan politician was injured while three bystanders were killed in a car suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan's Kabul city on Sunday,media reports said. 16-Nov-2014
Pakistan: 5 militants killed in Chitral Peshawar, Nov 15 (IBNS): At least five militants were killed in a terrorist attack at the Pakistan-Afghanistan border in Pakistan's Chitral district on Saturday, media reports said. 16-Nov-2014
Afghanistan: UN expert calls for sustain New York, Nov 14 (IBNS) The United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, Rashida Manjoo, has called on the Government of Afghanistan and the international community to adopt sustainable measures to address the causes and consequences of gender-based violence in the country. 14-Nov-2014
Pakistan: Wagah suicide bomber's details Islamabad, Nov 13 (IBNS) Days after a deadly suicide bombing occurred at the Wagah in Pakistan, close to the Indian border, the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan Jamaatul Ahrar has released details of a man they claim carried out the attack, media reports said. 13-Nov-2014
Pakistan conducts training launch of Sha Islamabad, Nov 13 (IBNS): Pakistan on Thursday conducted a successful training launch of Intermediate Range Shaheen-II (Hatf-VI) Ballistic Missile, country's Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. 13-Nov-2014
Opium harvest in Afghanistan hits new hi New York, Nov 13 (IBNS): Opium cultivation and production in Afghanistan reached record levels this year, with the former increasing seven per cent to 224,000 hectares in 2014, and production levels potentially climbing as much as 17 per cent, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). 13-Nov-2014
Pakistan firing kills 5 Quetta, Nov 12 (IBNS): A firing incident in Pakistan's Quetta city left at least five people dead and two others injured, media reports said on Wednesday. 12-Nov-2014
27 dead in terrorist attacks in Pakistan Islamabad, Nov 11 (IBNS): At least 27 including 2 soldiers died in a series of militant attacks across Pakistan on Tuesday, media reported. 11-Nov-2014
Bus-truck collision leaves 58 dead in Pa Karachi, Nov 11 (IBNS): At least 58 people including 18 children were killed on Tuesday when a passenger bus collided head-on with a goods truck in southern Pakistan, media reported. 11-Nov-2014
In Afghanistan, UN crime chief pledges s New York, Nov 11 (IBNS) Visiting Kabul over the weekend, the head of the United Nations agency combating all forms of criminal activity, met with newly-elected President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah and pledged support to counter the harmful effects of illicit drugs, organized crime and corruption on Afghanistan and its people. 11-Nov-2014
10 policemen killed in triple blasts in Kabul, Nov 10 (IBNS): At least 10 policemen died and several others injured after triple blasts rocked East Afghanistan's three cities, including capital Kabul on Monday, media reported. 10-Nov-2014
Pakistan: 17 terrorists killed Islamabad, Nov 8 (IBNS): At least 17 militants were killed during clashes with security forces in Pakistan's Khyber Agency area on Saturday, media reports said. 08-Nov-2014
Fire in Dhaka factory, no casualty Dhaka, Nov 7 (IBNS): A fire broke out in a blanket factory at Dhaka city in Bangladesh on Friday, media reports said. 07-Nov-2014
Pakistan: Christian couple beaten, burnt Lahore, Nov 4 (IBNS) A couple was beaten to death and then their bodies were burnt by an enraged mob for allegedly desecrating pages of the Holy Quran close to Pakistan's Lahore city, media reports said on Tuesday. 04-Nov-2014
Pakistan: Christian couple beaten, burnt Lahore, Nov 4 (IBNS) A couple was beaten to death and then their bodies were burnt by an enraged mob for allegedly desecrating pages of the Holy Quran close to Pakistan's Lahore city, media reports said on Tuesday. 04-Nov-2014
Ban strongly condemns terrorist attack a New York, Nov 4 (IBNS) Strongly condemning the terrorist attack that took place on Sunday on the Pakistani side of the Wagah border with India, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon On Monday urged the authorities in Pakistan to bring those responsible to justice. 04-Nov-2014
Bangladesh SC upholds death penalty for Dhaka, Nov 3 (IBNS): Bangladesh Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death sentence of Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mohammad Kamaruzzaman for committing mass murder and crimes against humanity during the 1971 liberation war against Pakistan, media reported. 03-Nov-2014
1971 crimes: Bangladesh Supreme Court up Dhaka, Nov 3 (IBNS): Bangladesh's Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death penalty awarded to 1971 war criminal and Jamaat-e-Islami leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman. 03-Nov-2014
Pakistan: Above 50 killed in Wagah blast Islamabad,Nov 2 (IBNS): More than 50 people have lost their lives and several others were injured in a blast close to the Wagah border in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said. 02-Nov-2014
1971 crimes: Quasem gets death sentence Dhaka, Nov 2 (IBNS): A special tribunal handed death penalty to senior leader of fundamentalist Jamaat- e-Islami party and Bangladeshi media tycoon Mir Quasem Ali here on Sunday, media reports said. 02-Nov-2014
Blast in Pakistan kills 48 Islamabad, Nov 2 (IBNS) At least 48 people were killed in a blast which occurred close to the Wagah border in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said. 02-Nov-2014
Pakistan explosion kills 37 Islamabad, Nov 2 (IBNS) At least 37 people have been killed in an explosion near the Wagah border in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said. 02-Nov-2014
Pakistan: Explosion kills 30 near Wagah Islamabad, Nov 2 (IBNS): An explosion close to the Wagah border in Pakistan has left 30 people dead, media reports said. 02-Nov-2014
Massive power blackout hits Bangladesh Dhaka, Nov 1 (IBNS) Disrupting normal life in the country,the collapse of the national grid left Bangladesh facing a massive blackout on Saturday. 01-Nov-2014
10 including a Russian killed in Nepal a Kathmandu, Nov 1 (IBNS): At least 10 people, including a Russian national were killed and 30 others injured when two buses collided head-on in central Nepal, media reported. 01-Nov-2014
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