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Prospect of negotiated peace in Afghan never been more real: UN

Prospect of negotiated peace in Afghan never been more real: UN

United Nations: nA negotiated end to the 17-year conflict in Afghanistan “has never been more real…than it is now”, the head of the United Nations peace mission, Tadamichi Yamamoto in the country has said, highlighting a series of important milestones achieved over recent months. Mr Yamamoto said those developments included the appointment of a team […]

Six militants including Taliban judge killed in Afghanistan

Six militants including Taliban judge killed in Afghanistan

Srinagar: Six militants including a Taliban judge were killed after Afghan force aircraft attacked a Taliban hideout in Dawlat Abad district of the northern Faryab province on Monday, said an army statement released Tuesday. “Mullah Rasoul the Taliban shadow judge for Faryab province was killed along with five armed insurgents after fighting aircraft targeted Taliban hideout […]

Pak senator Mushahid Hussain announces forum on Palestine, Kashmir and Rohingya

Pak senator Mushahid Hussain announces forum on Palestine, Kashmir and Rohingya

Srinagar: Pakistan Senate Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Mushahid Hussain Syed has announced formation of Pakistan Parliamentary Forum on Palestine, Kashmir and Rohingya to promote the cause of the “oppressed people” of the regions. The leader of Pakistan Senate delegation made this announcement during his address to the ‘Parliamentarians for Al Quds’ Global Conference in Istanbul, attended […]

US House calls Rohingya crisis a ‘genocide’

US House calls Rohingya crisis a ‘genocide’

Washington: The house of representative on Thursday passed a resolution declaring that Myanmar’s military has carried out a genocide against Rohingya Muslims and urged Mike Pompeo to take a stand . The resolution was backed by 394 votes from both parties, with a single Republican opposing. It also called for the release of two journalists […]

7 dead, 46 injured in high-speed train crash in Ankara

7 dead, 46 injured in high-speed train crash in Ankara

Ankara: At least seven people were killed and 46 others injured in a high-speed train accident in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Thursday morning, the Ankara governor said. According to Governor Vasip Sahin, three of the injured are in serious condition. Previous reports said at least four people were killed and 43 others injured […]

Australia to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Australia to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel

Canberra: The Australian government will formally recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital after a cabinet meeting but it won’t be announced until the COAG meeting on Wednesday. The Australian reports that the decision will be ratified by the cabinet after the national security committee approved it on Monday night. However, the embassy won’t be moved from […]

Afghanistan: Four people killed in bomb blast

Afghanistan: Four people killed in bomb blast

Kabul: On the outskirts of the Afghan capital, at least four people were killed in a bomb blast on Tuesday. According to a report of the 1TV, the incident took place in the Paghman district, located in the western part of Kabul. Afghan Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said the attack targeted a car carrying […]

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