NIA arrests seven Hurriyat leaders for terror funding (Second Lead)

Srinagar/New Delhi |Monday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested seven prominent Kashmiri separatists on charges of receiving funds from Pakistan to sponsor terrorist activities and stone-pelting protests i

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40 Pakistani teachers leave for Chinese language training in Beijing

Islamabad |Monday, 2017 9:15:05 AM IST

A group of 40 Pakistani teachers left for Beijing to receive training on

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24 killed in Kabul suicide blast (Lead)

Kabul |Monday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

At least 24 people were killed and 42 others injured on Monday in a suicide blast here, the Afghan Interior Ministry confirmed.

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Oil steady after fall ahead of OPEC/non-OPEC meeting

TOKYO | Monday, Jul 24 2017 IST

Oil prices were little changed on Monday following a steep fall in the previous session amid growing expectations that the joint OPEC and non-OPEC ministerial meeting later in the day would address ri

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Sri Lankan President orders tighter security for judges

Colombo |Monday, 2017 9:15:05 AM IST

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena ordered tighter security for all judges following a shooting incident that threatened the life of a high court judge in Jaffna.

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Sri Lankan navy rescues two elephants washed into sea

Colombo |Monday, 2017 9:15:05 AM IST

The Sri Lankan navy rescued two young elephants washed out to the sea from drowning on the coast of Trincomalee.

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20 killed in Kabul suicide blast

Kabul |Monday, 2017 10:45:04 AM IST

At least 20 people were killed on Monday in a suicide blast targeting the house of an Afghan politician here, police said.

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Don't forget 1971, Naidu warns Pakistan

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

Hitting out at Pakistan for "aiding and abetting terror", NDA's Vice Presidential candidate M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday reminded it not to forget what happened in 1971 in a reference to the Bangladesh

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‘Backache’ forces Pakistan Interior Minister to postpone crucial presser

Islamabad |Sunday, 2017 7:15:04 PM IST

Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Sunday postponed his much- anticipated news conference citing a severe backache, amid reports of a "patch-up" between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

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China June diesel exports rise on year ago

BEIJING | Sunday, Jul 23 2017 IST

China's exports of diesel rose in June on a year ago as refiners turn to foreign markets to offload their excess product, while liquefied natural gas imports also rose, customs data showed on Sunday.

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New school building funded by India inaugurated in Nepal

Kathmandu |Sunday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST

Indian envoy to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri inaugurated a school building in Udayapur district and laid the foundation stone for construction of a campus building for another educational institution in B

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Pakistani held in TN for peddling drugs

Chennai |Sunday, 2017 8:45:05 PM IST

A Pakistani national, who had entered India illegally and was peddling drugs, has been arrested in Tamil Nadu's Ramanathapuram district, police said on Sunday.

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