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Indian Delegation Meets Islamic Emirate Officials in Kabul

Indian Delegation Meets Islamic Emirate Officials in Kabul

Kabul: An Indian delegation led by the country’s External Affairs Ministry’s joint secretary, J.P. Singh, visited Kabul on Thursday, the first meeting of India’s diplomats with Afghan officials after the fall of the previous government in Afghanistan, Tolo news reported India’s External Affairs Ministry in a statement said that the visit was aimed at overseeing […]

Nepal air crash leaves 20 dead

Nepal air crash leaves 20 dead

Kathmandu: Rescuers pulled out 20 bodies from the crash site of Tara Air as they continued to scour the area on Monday afternoon for the remaining two, Nepal based The Kathmandu Post reported.  Sudarshan Bartaula, spokesperson for Tara Air, told the Post that out of the total recovered bodies, 10 have been brought to Kowang, […]

20 People Killed in Afghan Floods

20 People Killed in Afghan Floods

Kabul: Nearly 20 people have died and 30 others were injured in flooding in more than 10 provinces of the country over the past several days, the officials said on Wednesday, Tolo news reported. The deputy Minister of Natural Disaster Management, Mawlawi Sharafuddin Muslim, said the flood left dozens of houses destroyed and caused losses […]

Saudi Arabia to allow one million pilgrims for Haj 2022

Saudi Arabia to allow one million pilgrims for Haj 2022

Jeddah: Since the outbreak of the Covid, this would be the first time Saudi Arabia has decided to allow one million people from all over the world, to perform Hajj this year, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported on Saturday. The Ministry of Haj and Umrah has announced that it has authorised one million pilgrims, […]

Afghan, Chinese, Pakistan Ministers Meet in China

Afghan, Chinese, Pakistan Ministers Meet in China

Kabul, March 30: A trilateral meeting was held between the acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Amir Khan Muttaqi, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and the Foreign Minister of Pakistan Shah Mahmood Qureshi, where they exchanged views on regional cooperation, Tolo news reported China hosted the first day of the third foreign ministers’ meeting of Afghanistan’s neighboring […]

Saudi Arabia executes 81 people in a single day

Saudi Arabia executes 81 people in a single day

Srinagar, march 13: Saudi Arabia has executed 81 person in 24 hours on charges for various crimes in the country.  According to the state owned, Saudi Press Agency, among the 81 executed include seven Yemenis and one Syrian national, on charges including “allegiance to foreign terrorist organisations” and holding “deviant beliefs”. According to the Aljazeera, this […]

Russia continues assault as it pounds 120 Ukrainian military targets

Russia continues assault as it pounds 120 Ukrainian military targets

MOSCOW: Russian forces disabled 118 elements of Ukraine’s military infrastructure and neutralised more than 80 military vehicles over the past day, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Friday, Anadolu news agency reported The elements disabled include 11 military airfields, 13 control points, and communication centres, 14 S-300 and Osa missile systems, and 36 radar stations, […]

Biden-Putin agree to meet over Ukraine crisis

Biden-Putin agree to meet over Ukraine crisis

Srinagar: Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Joe Biden have agreed to a summit to be held only if Moscow does not invade Ukraine, reported news agency AFP. According to the news agency, both leaders have said yes in principle to the summit, proposed by French President Emmanuel Macron, his office said, with […]