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Pakistan: 73 killed in Tezgam express fi

Islamabad/UNI: At least 73 people were killed and several injured when the Tezgam Express caught fire in Liaquatpur near Rahim Yar Khan in Pakistan on Thursday.

31-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Five soldiers killed in Tal

Kabul/IBNS: Suspected Taliban terrorists have killed five Afghanistan soldiers and took eight others as captives during a clash in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan, media reports said.

30-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Dhaka cylinder blast leaves

Dhaka/IBNS: At least four children died as a gas cylinder blasted in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Wednesday, media reports said.

30-Oct-2019
Afghan Army seizes 11 weapons from truck

Kabul/ Sputnik/UNI: Eleven weapons have been seized from a truck in Afghanistan's eastern Jalalabad city, the office of the Nangarhar province governor said on Wednesday.

30-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: $100 million World Bank fina

Dhaka/IBNS: The government of Bangladesh on Wednesday signed a $100 million financing agreement with the World Bank to ensure improved water supply, sanitation, and drainage system in selected 30 municipalities, benefiting about 600,000 people.

30-Oct-2019
Mine collapse kills 2, traps 9 in China'

Moscow/Sputnik: An ore mine has caved in the southern Chinese province of Guangxi, killing two workers and trapping nine others, media said.

29-Oct-2019
Pakistan PM Imran Khan meets US peace en

Islamabad, Oct 29 (UNI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has called for "practical steps for reduction of violence in Afghanistan" in his meeting with US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad.

29-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Narayanganj madrasa teacher

Dhaka/IBNS: A madrasa teacher was detained by the police on charges of sexually abusing two female third grade students in Bangladesh's city of Narayanganj.

29-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 52 Taliban

Kabul/IBNS: A series of airstrikes in Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, which were conducted across five provinces in the country, killed at least 52 Taliban terrorists, media reports said.

29-Oct-2019
One person dead, seven injured in suicid

Kabul/ Sputnik/UNI: A suicide bombing has taken place in the Afghan province of Herat killing one person and injuring seven, a Sputnik correspondent reported on Monday.

28-Oct-2019
Pakistan to issue additional visas to Si

New Delhi/UNI: To facilitate the 550th Anniversary celebrations, Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi will issue 'additional visas' to Indian Sikh pilgrims above the 3,000 limit allowed under the bilateral Protocol for their visit to Sikh Gurdwaras in Pakistan between Nov 5 and 14, it was announced here on Monday.

28-Oct-2019
At least 53 Taliban fighters killed in a

Kabul, Oct 27 (Sputnik/UNI) The Afghan security forces carried out airstrikes in the province of Faryab, leaving 53 militants of the Taliban Islamist group dead, the country defense ministry said Sunday.

27-Oct-2019
Intra-Afghan peace talks in China postpo

Kabul, Oct 27 (Sputnik/UNI) A meeting on Afghan peace, which was supposed to take place last Tuesday in China, has been postponed to an uncertain period of time, allowing the government and the Taliban group to work on heir lists of representatives, Najia Anwari, spokeswoman for the Ministry of State for Peace Affairs, said Sunday.

27-Oct-2019
Bangladesh PM completes Azerbaijan tour,

Baku/IBNS: Ending her four-day official visit to Azerbaijan, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina left for Dhaka on Sunday.

27-Oct-2019
Sri Lanka dedicated to addressing climat

Colombo/ Xinhua/UNI: Sri Lanka's parliament Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said on Saturday that the country was dedicated to addressing climate change and taking all steps necessary to mitigate the crisis brought about by it.

26-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Suicide attack in Jalalabad

Kabul: At least 18 people were left wounded or killed in a suicide attack in Jalalabad area of Afghanistan, media reports said on Friday.

26-Oct-2019
Pakistan court grants bail to former PM

Islamabad/IBNS: A Pakistani court on Friday granted bail to country's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case, media reports said.  

25-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Court sentences 16 to death

Dhaka: A Bangladesh court has awarded death sentence to 16 people in connection with the case filed over the murder of madrasa student Nusrat Jahan Rafi who had rejected to withdraw a sexual harassment case against her institution’s principal.

25-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Airstrike destroys car bomb

Kabul: Two suicide bombers were killed as a car bomb was destroyed during an airstrike in northern Balkh province of Afghanistan, media reports said.

25-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Hanging bodies of couple fou

Dhaka: Police have recovered bodies of a couple from Bangladesh capital Dhaka's Ashulia area, media reports said on Friday

25-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Unknown gunmen assassinate

Kabul/IBNS: Unknown gunmen killed police chief of Badghis province in Afghanistan capital Kabul city, media reports said on Friday.

25-Oct-2019
Pakistan Occupied Kashmir burns as curfe

Muzaffarabad: The situation in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir, known as Azad Kashmir, turned violent on Tuesday as pro-freedom Kashmiri groups demonstrated in Muzaffarabad as Pakistani police tried to combat it leaving at least four people dead.    

23-Oct-2019
Imran Khan wishes Canadian PM Justin Tru

Islamabad/IBNS: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday wished Canadian PM Justin Trudeau as his party won the general polls in the country.

23-Oct-2019
One die in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir as

Muzaffarabad, POK/IBNS: At least one person was killed and many were injured when police clashed with pro-freedom protesters of People National Alliance on Tuesday. They were protesting in demand for unification of Gilgit region with Azad Kashmir held by Pakistan or what India refers as Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK).

22-Oct-2019
ISIS leader surrenders to security force

Kabul: An Islamic State terror group leader has surrendered to the security forces in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, media reports said on Tuesday.

22-Oct-2019
Pentagon plans US troop exit from Afghan

Washington 22 (Sputnik/UNI) The US Department of Defence is putting together plans for a quick US withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan in case President Donald Trump suddenly gives the order, media reported.

22-Oct-2019
Almost 30 police officers reported over

Moscow  (Sputnik/UNI) Twenty-seven French police officers have been reported over signs of radicalization in about three weeks, following an attack in Paris by a police IT expert, whose colleagues failed to alert the supervisors of changes in his behavior, local media reported on Monday.

21-Oct-2019
Afghan-Taliban clashes in Uruzgan provin

Kabul (Sputni/UNI) Heavy fighting between Afghan government forces and the Taliban in Afghanistan’s Uruzgan Province resulted in casualties on both sides, a military source told Sputnik on Monday.

21-Oct-2019
Pakistan: Nine killed in road mishap 

Islamabad, Oct 21 (UNI) Nine people of same family died tragically on Monday in a collision between an ambulance and a fast-moving trailer in Mianwali, Multan, Pakistan.

21-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Four killed as public clashe

Dhaka, Oct 20 (UNI) Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) personnel have been deployed in Borhanuddin area in Bhola following a clash between police personnel and local people on Sunday leaving four people killed and dozens others injured.

20-Oct-2019
Pakistan PM Imran Khan hopeful of 'forei

New Delhi, Oct 20 (UNI) Even as India continues to maintain that 'no fees' should be charged on pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday expressed hope that the pilgrim site will become a major religious hub for the Sikhs and "will boost the local economy and result in earning foreign exchange".

20-Oct-2019
Three killed as suicide bomber targets g

Maidan Shar, Oct 20 (Xinhua/UNI) At least three persons have been confirmed dead and two others wounded as a suicide bomber targeted the convoy of the governor of Afghanistan's eastern Wardak province on Sunday, Nasrat Rahimi the spokesman for Interior Ministry said.

20-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: ISIS militant hailing from

Kabul/IBNS: An ISIS militant, who hails from Iran, handed over himself to Afghan forces in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, media reports said on Sunday.

20-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Pakistani couple arrested i

Kabul/IBNS: Afghanistan security forces have arrested a Pakistani couple, who were allegedly providing healthcare to the wounded Taliban fighters, from the country's Kunduz province, media reports.

20-Oct-2019
Factory fire kills four in east China

Fuzhou/UNI: Four people were killed and three others injured after a fire broke out in a factory in east China's Fujian province on Sunday morning, local authorities said.

20-Oct-2019
Bangladesh FM meets his German counterpa

Dhaka, Oct 19 (UNI) Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen met his German counterpart Heiko Maas and urged him to put pressure on Myanmar for creating a conducive environment for the return of the Rohingyas who were forcibly displaced from their homeland.

19-Oct-2019
Pakistan: Two would-be suicide bombers k

Quetta: Pakistan security forces claimed they have foiled a terror attack when they killed two would-be suicide bombers during an operation recently, media reports said.

19-Oct-2019
Chittagong: Fire breaks out at Johur Haw

Chittagong/IBNS: A fire broke out at Johur Hawkers Market in Bangladesh's Chittagong city on Saturday media reports said.

19-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Nangarhar mosque blasts tri

Kabul: The blasts, which rocked a mosque in Afghanistan's Nangarhar area and left 62 people dead, earned widespread condemnation from across the world.

19-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Blasts in mosque leave 62 k

Kabul/IBNS: Two blasts rocked a mosque in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province when Friday's prayer was going on and left 62 people killed and over 50 others injured, triggered widespread condemnation from across the world, media reports said.

19-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Blast in Nangarhar mosque l

Kabul: At least 62 people were killed in a bomb blast during a prayer at a mosque in Afghanistan's Nangarhar area, media reports said.

18-Oct-2019
Blacklist: FATF to decide on Pakistan to

Paris:  The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) might take the final decision on whether to blacklist Pakistan or to keep it on its grey list on Friday, media reports said. 

18-Oct-2019
Record-high number of civilian casualtie

New York: Afghanistan has seen record-high levels of civilian casualties in the third quarter of 2019, stemming mainly from the violence between rival political party supporters, the UN Assistance Mission in the country (UNAMA) revealed in a report published Thursday, which concluded that more must be done to protect the country’s people.

18-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Car bomb blast leaves 2 dea

Kabul: A car bomb blast in Afghanistan's eastern Laghman province on Wednesday left at least two people dead, media reports said.

16-Oct-2019
Election-related violence claims 85 live

New York: Eighty-five people were killed and another 373 injured during attacks related to the recent presidential election in Afghanistan, a report by the UN Assistance Mission in the country, UNAMA, reveals.

16-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Foreign Min for more initiat

Dhaka, Oct 15 (UNI) Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday underlined the need for taking more initiatives under the public-private partnership (PPP) in ICT sector, terming Bangladesh as a perfect platform of innovation.

15-Oct-2019
Bangladesh: Another Abrar murder suspect

Dhaka: Bangladesh police have arrested another key suspected in connection with the murder of BUET student  Abrar.

15-Oct-2019
Pakistan likely to be placed in FATF 'Da

Islamabad: Pakistan might be facing strong action by international terror financing watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and maybe put in the 'Dark Grey List', media reports said.

15-Oct-2019
Afghanistan: Gunmen kill school principa

Kabul: A school principal was killed by gunmen in Afghanistan's Kabul city on Monday, media reports said.

14-Oct-2019
Magnitude 5.8 earthquake hits parts of P

Islamabad, Oct 14 (Xinhua) A 5.8-magnitude earthquake rocked several cities in Pakistan's northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province and northern areas on Monday morning, the country's National Seismic Monitoring Center (NSMC) said.

14-Oct-2019
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