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Noor Mukaddam murder sparks outrage in Pak over femicides

Islamabad |Sunday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

Noor Mukaddam, the daughter of a former Pakistan diplomat, was brutally killed when she was at the house of her boyfriend Zahir Jaffer on July 20, who not only tortured Mukaddam, but inhumanely behead

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War in Afghanistan imposed by Pak and its Taliban agents: Af Minister

Kabul/New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 2:15:05 AM IST

Afghanistan's acting Minister of Information and Culture, Mohammad Qasim Wafayezada, has said that Pakistan still imagines a stateless Afghanistan and that the neighbouring country should not beat the

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Two Pak intruders shot dead by BSF in Punjab

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Saturday said its troopers shot dead two intruders from Pakistan in Punjab's frontier district of Ferozepur.

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Guterres slams Taliban attack on UN compound in Afghanistan

United Nations |Saturday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly condemned a Taliban attack on a UN compound in Herat, Afghanistan, which resulted in the killing of an Afghan security guard.

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Charges forwarded against key suspect in attack on ex-Maldivian Prez

Male |Saturday, 2021 6:15:05 PM IST

The Maldives Police Service (MPS) has forwarded charges against one of the key suspects in the May 6 terrorist attack targeting former President Mohamed Nasheed to the Prosecutor General's Office (PGO

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Business against tough Covid curbs in Karachi

New Delhi/Karachi |Saturday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST

Officials of the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) and the Karachi Chambers of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) said it was impossible to pay salaries to workers if the gove

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Raided former Awami League woman leader sent to three days custody

Dhaka |Saturday, 2021 5:15:05 AM IST

A Dhaka court on Friday sent former Awami league member Helena Jahangir to three days police custody after her arrest following a raid at her house by the elite Rapid Action Battalion overnight.

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Troika Plus to discuss Afghan crisis

Islamabad |Saturday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST

Amid escalating bloodbath in neighbouring Afghanistan -- Pakistan, China, Russia and the US will be meeting in Doha on August 11, to discuss the security situation there and ponder on ways to prohibit

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Top Pak militant killed is Jaish chief's kin & a Pulawama conspirator (Ld)

Srinagar |Saturday, 2021 10:45:05 PM IST

A top Pakistani terrorist commander of the Jaish-e-Mohammad, who is related to terror mastermind JeM chief Masood Azhar, was one of the terrorists killed in an early morning encounter between militant

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Afghanistan sees bloodiest day as forces repel Taliban attacks

New Delhi/Kabul |Saturday, 2021 9:15:05 PM IST

Amid the ongoing violence in Afghanistan, the country witnessed the bloodiest day in a month as security forces repelled mass Taliban attacks on the capital cities of Herat, Helmand, Takhar, and Kanda

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Pak policeman killed in blast

Islamabad |Friday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

A policeman was killed and two civilians were injured on Friday in an explosion in Peshawar, capital of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, a rescue organisation said.

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Influx of JeM, LeT, Daesh giving Afghan war new regional dimensions: Af Prez

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 1:15:05 AM IST

A massive influx of transnational terrorist networks, particularly Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (Let), along with influx of Daesh is giving the Afghan war new regional and international

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