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Taliban attack on Afghan hotel ends after 13 hours, 18 dead

A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital killed at least 18 people, including 14 foreigners, and pinned security forces down for...

Pak raises Jadhav’s case in UNSC debate on Afghanistan

Pakistan raked up the issue of Indian death-row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav in the UN Security Council after it was accused by India, the US...

FBI Issues New Set Of Images Of Neerja Bhanot’s Pan Am Flight Hijackers

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released new age-progressed images of four suspects in the deadly hijacking of a Pan Am plane...

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Pregnant With First Child

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday she was pregnant with her first child, prompting an outpouring of support from women's rights...

UN Security Council Must Step Up Pressure On Pak To Change Its Behaviour: US

The United States urged the UN Security Council to step up pressure on Pakistan to "change its behaviour" United Nations:  The UN Security Council must...

Muslim county in China bans children from religious events over break

A mostly Muslim county in western China has banned children from attending religious events over a winter break, an education bureau said in a...

Bangladesh agrees with Myanmar to complete Rohingya return in two years

Bangladesh has agreed to complete the process of returning Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar within two years after repatriation begins, the south Asian nation said...

Gen Rawat’s remarks ‘nonconstructive’ :China

China today hit out at Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat for calling Dokalam a disputed territory and said that his "unconstructive" comments were...

At Least 26 Killed, 90 Injured In Baghdad Twin Suicide Attacks: Official

A double suicide bombing killed 26 people in Baghdad on Monday, officials said, the second such attack in the Iraqi capital in three days. Dr...

Sri Lanka President Restores Ban On Women Buying Alcohol

Sri Lanka's president on Sunday reimposed a four-decade-long ban on women buying liquor, just days after his finance minister had lifted the restriction. Maithripala Sirisena...