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Nepal PM Oli to seek vote of confidence on May 10

Kathmandu |Monday, 2021 2:45:05 AM IST

Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli, who is facing a crisis inside his own party, is to seek a vote of confidence on May 10.

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Bangladesh sees record remittances

Dhaka |Monday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST

Bangladesh's remittances hit an all-time high of more than $20 billion in the first 10 months of the current 2020-21 fiscal year ending in June.

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Only one in hundred gets Covid shot in Pakistan: Data

Islamabad |Sunday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST

More than 1.08 billion vaccine doses have been administered worldwide, equal to 14 doses for every 100 people. There is already a stark gap between vaccination programmes in different countries, with

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Watchdog reports 40% increase in attacks on Pak journalists

Islamabad |Sunday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST

Watchdog Pakistan Freedom Network has declared Islamabad as the most dangerous city for journalists and reported that there was a 40 per cent increase in attack on journalists in Pakistan.

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Over 3K Pakistani children contracted Covid in April alone

Islamabad |Sunday, 2021 5:15:05 PM IST

More than 3,000 children between the age of 1-10 were diagnosed with coronavirus in April, data issued by the federal health ministry shows.

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Two Ansar al-Islam militants held in Bangladesh

Dhaka |Saturday, 2021 5:15:06 AM IST

Two militants of the banned Ansar al-Islam militant outfit were arrested on Friday by Bangladesh's elite police force, the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), from Pallabi and Shibalaya areas of Manikganj,

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Pak cuts international flights to 20% to curb Covid cases

Islamabad |Saturday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Saturday issued an advisory reducing the number of inbound international flights to 20 per cent to curb a further rise in Covid-19 cases.

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China's massive Tibet infra push cause of worry for India

Kolkata |Saturday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST

China is planning to develop a massive defence logistics infrastructure in Tibet that will turn the once independent kingdom into a military hub to dominate the Himalayas.

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Two JMB cadres held in Assam with arms, fake Indian currency

Guwahati |Saturday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Two Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) cadre were arrested in Assam's Dhubri on Friday and firearms and fake Indian currency seized from them, Director General of Police Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta said.

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