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UN rights expert calls on Myanmar author New York, Feb 27 (Just Earth News): Concluding a four-day visit to parts of Bangladesh where she met with members of Myanmar's Rohingya community who fled the violence there following attacks on a border post in early October and the ensuing military operations, a United Nations expert called for urgent action by the Government of Myanmar to end the suffering of the Rohingya population in the country. 27-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Eight ISIS militants killed Kabul, Feb 27 (IBNS): At least eight ISIS loyalists have been killed in separate airstrikes in Afghanistan, local Khaama Press reported. 27-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: A dozen Taliban insurgents, Kabul, Feb 27 (IBNS): At least 12 Taliban militants, including a key leader, were killed in an airstrike conducted in Afghanistan's Kunduz province by foreign forces, local Khaama Press said. 27-Feb-2017
Fire breaks out in Dhaka factory Dhaka, Feb 27 (IBNS): A fire broke out at a shoe factory in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Monday, media reports said. 27-Feb-2017
Sri Lanka: Prison bus shot at, 7 killed Colombo, Feb 27 (IBNS): At least seven people were killed as a prison bus was shot in Sri Lanka's Kalutara area on Monday, media reports said. 27-Feb-2017
Taliban shadow governor killed, claims A Kabul, Feb 26 (IBNS): Afghanistan security forces have killed 21 militants, including Taliban’s appointed governor for Urozgan province and a local commander, while conducting joined offensive operations, officials said on Sunday. 26-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: 42 civilians released by IS Kabul, Feb 26 (IBNS): At least 42 civilians were released by ISIS in Afghanistan's Nangarhar area on Sunday, media reports said. 26-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Bomb found, defused in Quetta Quetta, Feb 26 (IBNS): A bomb was found in Pakistan's Quetta area, media reports said on Sunday. 26-Feb-2017
Delegation CPIFA meets Adviser to the Pr Islamabad, Feb 25 (IBNS): A delegation of Chinese People's Institute of Foreign Affairs (CPIFA), led by Ambassador Lu Shumin, called on Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, at the Foreign Office. 25-Feb-2017
Wave of violence in Pakistan shows a hor Islamabad, Feb 24 (Just Earth News) Over the past fortnight, a series of bomb attacks claimed by a slew of armed groups has claimed the lives of more than 120 people and injured several more, raising concerns about the protection of human life, said Amnesty International. 24-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: ISIS militant killed befor Kabul, Feb 24 (IBNS): At least one ISIS militant was killed before attacking the Afghani forces, local Khaama Press reported. 24-Feb-2017
Pakistan: 10 killed in powerful explosio Lahore, Feb 23 (IBNS): At least 10 people died after a powerful explosion took place in an under-construction building in Pakistn's Lahore city on Thursday, media reports said. 23-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Lahore blast kills 8 Lahore, Feb 23 (IBNS): A blast in Pakistan's Lahore city has killed at least eight people on Thursday, media reports said. 23-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Lahore explosion kills 7 Lahore, Feb 23 (IBNS): At least seven people were killed in an explosion in Pakistan's Lahore city on Thursday, media reports said. 23-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Shaheen 25 offensive kills Kabul, Feb 21 (IBNS): At least seven ISIS militants have been killed in the ongoing Shaheen 25 offensive, launched by the Afghanistan government, local Khaama Press reported. 21-Feb-2017
Pakistan: 3 blasts kill at least 4 in Ch Islamabad, Feb 21 (IBNS): At least four people were killed and 12 others injured in three consecutive blasts which rocked Pakistan's Charsadda on Tuesday, local reports said. 21-Feb-2017
Casualties feared in bomb blast in Pakis Islamabad, Feb 21 (IBNS): Several people feared injured in bomb blasts at a local court in Pakistan's Charsadda district on Tuesday, according to media reports. 21-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: At least 15 Taliban militan Kabul, Feb 21 (IBNS): At least 15 Taliban militants were killed in two separate airstrikes conducted by the Afghanistan government in the country's Helmand province, local Khaama Press reported. 21-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: US airstrike kills at least Kabul, Feb 21 (IBNS): At least 12 ISIS militants were killed in an airstrike conducted by the US in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, local Khaama Press reported. 21-Feb-2017
Afghanistan, EU ink new bond Kabul, Feb 20 (IBNS): In a move to bolster development in various sectors, Afghanistan has signed a new bond with the European Union, local Khaama Press said. 20-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Premature explosion kills s Kabul, Feb 19 (IBNS): At least six ISIS militants, including a local leader, were killed in a premature explosive detonation, local Khaama Press reported. 19-Feb-2017
At least 26 kidnapped civilians rescued Kabul, Feb 18 (IBNS): At least 26 civilians, who were kidnapped by the Islamic State militants, have been rescued by Afghanistan government officials, local Khaama Press reported 18-Feb-2017
More than 100 terrorists killed in Pakis Islamabad, Feb 18 (IBNS) : Pakistani security forces have claimed to have killed more than 100 terror suspects in couirse of the sweeping country-wide raids following Thursday's bombing of the shrine in southern Sindh province. 18-Feb-2017
Pakistan Senate adopts Hindu Marriage Bi Islamabad, Feb 18 (IBNS): Pakistan Senate has passed a much-awaited Bill to regulated the marriage of minority Hindus, the media reported on Saturday. 18-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: At least 20 killed in Kabul Kabul, Feb 17 (IBNS): At least 20 people died in a road accident in Kabul on Friday, local Khaama Press reported. 17-Feb-2017
Terrorists attack Pakistani border post: Islamabad, Feb 17 (IBNS): Terrorists have attacked Pakistani border post in Khyber Agency from 'Afghanistan side', ISPR said on Friday. 17-Feb-2017
Pakistan: 70 killed, 150 injured in shri Karachi, Feb 16 (IBNS): At least 70 people were killed as a suicide bomber blew himself up at a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, media reports said. 16-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Suicide blast in Mohmand Agenc Mohmand Agency, Feb 15 (IBNS): In a suicide attack at Mohmand Agency headquarters in Pakistan on Wedneaday, at least five people were killed, media reports said. 15-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Explosion kills 2 in Peshawar Peshawar, Feb 15 (IBNS): An explosion occurred in Pakistan's Peshawar city on Wednesday which killed at least two people, media reports said. 15-Feb-2017
Pakistan condemns North Korea's missile Karachi, Feb 14 (IBNS): Pakistan has condemned the missile attack carried out recently by North Korea. 14-Feb-2017
Pakistan: 6 killed in Karachi road misha Karachi, Feb 14 (IBNS): At least six people were killed as a bus overturned in Pakistan's Karachi city on Tuesday, media reports said. 14-Feb-2017
Lahore: Suspected suicide blast kills 16 Lahore, Feb 13 (IBNS): A suspected suicide bomnbing in Pakistan's Lahore city on Monday has left at least 16 people dead, media reports said. 13-Feb-2017
Pakistan court bans V-day celebrations i Islamabad, Feb 13 (IBNS): A Pakistani court on Mondayprohibited celebration of Valentine’s Day in public places in the nation. 13-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: UN mission expresses grave New York, Feb 13 (Just Earth News): The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Sunday expressed its grave concern at the recent escalation of violence in Helmand province, which reportedly claimed the lives of at least 25 civilians, mostly women and children, and injured many more. 13-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Blast leaves 15 injured Kabul, Feb 11 (IBNS): A bnomb explosion outside Kabul Bank’s branch in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan on Saturday left 15 people injured, media reports said. 11-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Boat overturns in River Indus, Islamabad, Feb 11 (IBNS): A boat carrying pilgrims oveturned in River Indus in Pakistan on Friday, killing at least five people, media reports said. 11-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Explosion in defence minist Kabul, Feb 11 (IBNS): An explosion rocked Afghanistan's Defence Ministry's office compound early on Saturday, local Khaama Press reported. 11-Feb-2017
Bangladesh: Road accident on highway lea Dhaka, Feb 11 (IBNS): Head-on collision between a bus and a pick-up truck in Bangladesh has left 13 dead and 20 injured, media reported on Saturday. 11-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Explosion kills 1 Islamabad, Feb 10 (IBNS): An explosion killed at least one person in Pakistan's Arang tehsil of Bajaur Agency of Pakistan on Friday, media reports said. 10-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Two ISIS leaders among 11 g Kabul, Feb 9 (IBNS): Two ISIS leaders, Omar Sadiq and Omar Farooq, have been gunned down along with nine others in an airstrike conducted by the US in Afghanistan, local Khaama Press reported. 09-Feb-2017
Security Council, UNAMA condemn attack n New York, Feb 8 (Just Earth News): The Security Council and the United Nations political mission in Afghanistan have joined Secretary-General António Guterres in condemning the deadly attack outside of the Supreme Court in Kabul. 08-Feb-2017
ADB, UK Aid Support Pakistan National Tr Islamabad, Feb 8 (IBNS): The Government of Pakistan has kicked-off a 2-year project to formulate the National Transport Policy. The comprehensive national transport policy and master plan will help cut travel time and boost the country’s economic outlook, while positioning it as a regional trade and business hub. It also seeks a safe, efficient, and sustainable transport system to realize Pakistan’s Vision 2025. 08-Feb-2017
Pakistan condemns suicide attack outside Islamabad, Feb 8 (IBNS): Pakistan on Wednesday condemned the suicide attack outside Supreme Court of Afghanistan on Feb 7 that has led to loss of twenty precious human lives and left more than 40 injured. 08-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: UN condemns deadly suicide New York, Feb 8 (Just Earth News): The United Nations condemned on Tuesday’s suicide attack outside the Supreme Court complex in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and stressed that those behind the deadly bombing must be held to account. 08-Feb-2017
China blocks move to blacklist Masood Az New Delhi, Feb 7 (IBNS): Extending its support for Pakistan, China has once again blocked the move of United Nations to blacklist Masood Azhar, the chief of the Jaish-e-Mohammed terror group. 08-Feb-2017
Afghanistan: Taliban leader joins peace Kabul, Feb 7 (IBNS): A Taliban leader has severed ties with the militant group and joined the ongoing government peace talk, local Khaama Press reported. 07-Feb-2017
Afghanistan avalanche deaths: Pakistan c Islamabad, Feb 7 (IBNS): The Pakistan government on Monday condoled the loss of more than hundred lives and massive damage to property due to recent avalanches that have hit various provinces of Afghanistan. 07-Feb-2017
UN renews call for protection of Afghan New York, Feb 7 (Just Earth News): Attacks in Afghanistan by the Taliban, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh) and pro-Government troops killed or injured more children and other civilians in 2016 than at any other time since the United Nations began keeping records, it was announced on Monday. 07-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Firing inside Afghan consulate Karachi, Feb 6 (IBNS): An Afghanistani diplomat was killed when a security guard opened fire inside the Consulate General of the country located in Pakistan's Karachi city on Monday, media reports said. 06-Feb-2017
Pakistan: Avalanche kills 15 Islamabad, Feb 5 (IBNS): An avalanche hit different villages of the Chitral district of Pakistan on Sunday which left at least 15 people killed, media reports said. 05-Feb-2017
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