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Guterres welcomes conduct of Afghan elec

New York: UN Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the conduct of presidential elections in Afghanistan on 28 September and commended all Afghans “who exercised their democratic voice and upheld their right to vote, braving security concerns”.

30-Sep-2019
Bangladesh will be poverty-free by 2030:

Dhaka: Bangladesh Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Sunday said the country is going to be poverty-free by 2030.

29-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Prominent Taliban leader Ma

Kabul: The Afghanistan government on Sunday confirmed that a prominent Taliban leader was killed during an airstrike conducted in the country's south-eastern Ghazni province, media reports said.

29-Sep-2019
Pakistan: Man arrested for sexually ass

Karachi: Police have arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting his daughter-in-law in Karachi city of Pakistan, media reports said.

29-Sep-2019
Balochistan: Blast leaves three people k

Islamabad: At least three people, including a leader of the Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F), were killed as an explosion hit Pakistan's Chaman area in Balochistan on Saturday, media reports said.

28-Sep-2019
Pakistan: Two people killed as explosion

Islamabad: At least two people were killed as an explosion rocked Balochistan's Chaman area in Pakistan on Saturday, media reports said.

28-Sep-2019
Child killed, nine civilians injured in

Kabul, September 28 (Sputnik/UNI) Missile attacks in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan resulted in the death of a child, a Sputnik correspondent reported on Saturday, adding that nine people were also injured in the attacks.

28-Sep-2019
Bangladesh: PM Sheikh Hasina's 73rh birt

Dhaka, Sep 28 (UNI) Bangladesh on Saturday celebrated the 73rd birthday of it's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, albeit in her absence.

28-Sep-2019
Pakistan PM Imran Khan's plane makes eme

New York: The plane, which was carrying Pakistan PM Imran Khan and the delegation, was rerouted to New York City after it developed technical fault, media reports said on Saturday.

28-Sep-2019
Imran Khan makes goof-up at UNGA, refers

New York: Embarrassing himself in front of the global leaders, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan called Narendra Modi as India's "President" during his address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) here on Friday.

28-Sep-2019
Despite grappling with Rohingya crisis,

New York: Despite global turbulence and economic uncertainty, the Prime Minister of Bangladesh told the General Assembly on Friday evening that her country has often been cited as a “development miracle”.

28-Sep-2019
‘No place for violence, intimidation o

New York: All key actors in Afghanistan must “uphold their responsibility to support a peaceful, credible, transparent and inclusive electoral process”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in a statement on Friday, the day before presidential elections are due to be held in the country, adding that “there is no place for violence, intimidation or fraud”.

28-Sep-2019
Modi meets Bangladesh Prime Minister She

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina here on the margins of the High Level Segment of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly on Friday and expressed their zero tolerance to terrorism and violent extremism.

27-Sep-2019
There will be bloodbath in Kashmir after

New York, Sep 27 (UNI/IBNS) Attacking India and the Modi government on expected lines, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday slammed the removal of special status of Jammu and Kashmir (read abrogation of Article 370) by New Delhi and continued lockdown in the region while warning of a bloodbath once the curfew is lifted in the troubled spot. The beleagured Pakistan Prime Minister fired on all cylinders to internationalise the Kashmir issue and even painted the spectre of a nuclear war. 

27-Sep-2019
As Imran Khan gears up to deliver UNGA s

New York: At a time when PM Imran Khan is expected to deliver his speech at the UN General Assembly in New York, several activists at the receiving end of atrocities by Pakistani Army and its spy agency ISI, including those seeking freedom of Sindh and Balochistan regions, have raised their voices against the South Asian nation and its government.

27-Sep-2019
Bangladesh: Minor raped, one person arre

Dhaka: Bangladesh police have arrested a man for allegedly raping a nine-year-old girl in country's Tangail area, media reports said.

27-Sep-2019
Pakistan: 75 hurt due to aftershocks in

Islamabad: Days after Pakistan was hit by a magnitude 6.3 earthquake this week, several aftershocks rocked the cities of Mirpur and Jhelum on Thursday and left 75 people injured, media reports said.

27-Sep-2019
Imran Khan joins hands with Turkey, Mala

New York, Sept 26 (UNI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced that he would join hands with Turkey and Malaysia to launch a new English language Islamic television channel.

26-Sep-2019
Pakistan urges UNSC to allow Hafiz Saeed

Islamabad: Amid fighting with India over Kashmir, Pakistan has last month urged United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to allow global terrorist and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed to withdraw money to support his four-member family, media reports said. The United Nations has also reportedly approved the request by Pakistan.

26-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Journalist, three other civ

Kabul, Sept 25 (IBNS): An explosion hit Kandahar province of Afghanistan and killed at least four people which included a journalist, media reports said on Wednesday.

25-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Special Forces kill, detain

Kabul, Sept 24 (IBNS): The Afghan Special Forces have killed or detained 11 Taliban and Islamic State terrorists while conduction operations in Wardak, Balkh and Nangarhar provinces of the country, media reports said.

24-Sep-2019
Bangladesh: Two ‘militants’ arrested

Dhaka, Sept 24 (IBNS): Two men, who were earlier arrested in Bangladesh with suspected links to militancy, have been named in a separate case involving an attack on police in April, media reports said on Tuesday.

24-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Kabul Police foils deadly

Kabul, Sept 23 (IBNS): The Kabul Police have foiled a deadly explosion by defusing an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan's Sarobi area, media reports said on Monday.

23-Sep-2019
Bangladesh: Police surround suspected mi

Dhaka, Sept 23: Suspecting that it might be a military den, Bangladeshi police force have cordoned off a building at Narayanganj's Fatullah area on Monday, media reports said.

23-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Security forces kill Taliba

Kabul, Sept 23 (IBNS): Security forces in Afghanistan killed the shadow district chief of Taliban for Zari district of Balkh province, media reports said.

23-Sep-2019
PM Imran Khan may meet US President Dona

New York, Sept 22 (IBNS): Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in New York on Saturday and he is expected to meet US President Donald Trump on Monday.

22-Sep-2019
Pakistan: Bus mishap leaves 27 killed

Diamer, Sept 22 (IBNS): At least 27 passengers were killed when the bus in which they were traveling rammed into a mountain in Babusar Pass in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said.
 

22-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: IED explosion leaves 12 chi

Kabul, Sept 22 (IBNS): An explosion hit northern Parwan area of Afganistan and killed at least 12 children killed or wounded on Saturday, media reports said.

22-Sep-2019
Pakistan: Cleric held on charge of moles

Rawalpindi, Sept 21 (IBNS): Police have arrested a cleric for alleged sexually molesting a madrassah student in Dhamial area of Pakistan, media reports said on Saturday.

21-Sep-2019
Kabul: Twin explosions target sales cent

Kabul, Sept 21 (IBNS):  Twin explosions targeted the sales center of a telecommunication company in Afghanistan's capital city Kabul on Friday, media reports said.

21-Sep-2019
Crackdown on illegal casinos in Banglade

Dhaka, Sept 21 (IBNS): As a part of the Bangladesh government's crackdown on illegal casinos, Rapid Action Battalion or RAB officials have arrested Kalabagan Krira Chakra President Shafiqul Alam Firoz and four others during a raid on the sport's club in Dhaka city of Bangladesh, media reports said on Friday.

21-Sep-2019
Australian Federal Police agents arrive

Moscow, Sep 20 (Sputnik/UNI) Australian Federal Police (AFP) detectives have arrived in Afghanistan and gathered an eyewitness testimony as part of an ongoing investigation into an alleged war crime committed by Australian special forces servicemen in 2012, The Age media outlet reported on Friday.

20-Sep-2019
Casino links: Jubo League expels Khaled

Dhaka, Sept 20 (IBNS): Jubo League, the youth front of the ruling Awami League, has expelled its leader Khaled Mahmud Bhuiyan, after he was arrested for allegedly running an illegal casino in Bangladesh capital city Dhaka, media reports said.

20-Sep-2019
Chinese nationals involved in ATM fraud

Kathmandu, Sept 20: Chinese hackers are allegedly committing international cyber thefts and it was evident after five nationals were arrested by Nepali police recently for their involvement in hacking bank data and withdrawing millions of rupees from various Automated Teller Machine (ATM) booths using fake VISA cards in Kathmandu city.

20-Sep-2019
Suicide attack on US military convoy kil

Kabul, September 20 (Sputnik/UNI) A suicide blast hit a US military vehicle in the eastern Afghan province of Logar on Thursday, leaving at least eight servicemen and one child dead, a Sputnik correspondent has learned.

20-Sep-2019
Ghani says he asked for Pakistan's help

Kabul, Sep 19 (Sputnik) Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Thursday that he held talks over the phone with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan last night, during which he asked the politician for help in Afghanistan's upcoming presidential election and received a positive response.

19-Sep-2019
Officials seize 2.136kg gold from Dhaka'

Dhaka, Sept 18 (IBNS): Customs Intelligence officials have seized 2.136kg gold and gold ornaments from seven passengers during separate operations in Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA).

18-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Blast rocks Jalalabad, casu

Kabul: A blast occurred in  PD3 area of Afghanistan's Jalalabad city on Wednesday.

18-Sep-2019
Afghans entitled to live ‘free from fe

New York: All Afghans have the right to live “free from fear, intimidation and violence”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in a statement on Tuesday strongly condemning two suicide attacks, which left dozens dead.

18-Sep-2019
Karachi witnesses protest over Hindu med

Karachi, Sept 18 (IBNS): Karachi witnessed massive protest over the death of a Hindu medical student in Larkana area of the country, media reports said on Wednesday.

18-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Taliban claims responsibili

Kabul, Sept 17 (IBNS): Two blasts rocked Afghanistan's Charikar and Kabul cities on Tuesday with one of them even targeting a rally that was addressed by country's President Ashraf Ghani.

17-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Blast at President Ghani ca

Kabul, Sept 17 (IBNS): At least 24 people were killed as a blast rocked a campaign rally in the city of Charikar in Afghanistan which was being addressed by country's President Ashraf Ghani, media reports said.

17-Sep-2019
Kabul: Explosion occurs close to compoun

Kabul, Sept 17 (IBNS): An explosion occurred close to the compounds of the Ministry of Defense in Afghanistan Kabul city on Tuesday, media reports said.

17-Sep-2019
Amid report of attack on minorities, now

Lahore, Sept 17: At a time when Pakistan is witnessing several incidents of attack on minorities and forced conversions, a religious divide in the powerful Pakistan Army has become evident after the widow of a late Major General alleged a disturbing incident experienced by her.

17-Sep-2019
Pakistan: Hindu Medical student Nimrita

Islamabad, Sept 17 (IBNS): Body of a medical student, who was studying in Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU) in Larkana area of Pakistan, was recovered from her hostel room, media reports said on Tuesday.

17-Sep-2019
US service member killed in Afghanistan

Kabul, Sept 17 (IBNS):  A U.S. service member was killed in action on Monday, officials said.

17-Sep-2019
Teen arrested for allegedly raping a gir

Dhaka, Sept 16 (IBNS): One person has been arrested for allegedly raping a second-grader schoolgirl at Phulbari village in Magura's Mohammadpur upazila of Bangladesh, media reports said.

16-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: IED explosion in Farah kill

Kabul, Sept 16 (IBNS): An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast in Afghanistan's Farah province on Monday killed at least five people including a woman, media reports said on Monday.

16-Sep-2019
Pakistan: Mob vandalise school, temple a

Ghotki, Pakistan: In what might emerge as another incident of targeting minorities in Pakistan, a mob vandalised a school, three temples and several houses belonging to the Hindu community in the country's Ghotki district on Sunday after a student's father reportedly accused a school principal of blasphemy.

16-Sep-2019
Afghanistan: Security forces destroy bom

Kabul, Sept 15 (IBNS): Afghanistan security forces have destroyed bomb factories of Taliban militant group in Afghanistan, media reports said.

15-Sep-2019
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