Sun, 19 Aug 2018

Pakistan warns Twitter to block offensive content

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has issued a stern warning to popular microblogging site, Twitter to either block “offensive content” or ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Economic Fears Grip Turkey

ISTANBUL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is vowing he won't back down in the deepening dispute with Washington. 'They ...

Pakistan: PTI's presidential candidate Arif Alvi

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 18 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday nominated Arif Alvi as their presidential candidate. PTI spokesperson Fawad ...

ONGC sportspersons eye Asian Games 2018

New Delhi [India], August 18 (ANI): The sportspersons of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) are eyeing to scale new ...

US Adds Sanctions on Myanmar Forces in Rohingya Abuses

WASHINGTON - The United States intensified its sanctions against Myanmar Friday, blacklisting four commanders and two units of security forces ...

Laos Bullish on Dams Despite Fatal Catastrophe

ATTAPEU PROVINCE, LAOS - Renewable energy proponents have seized on the fatal collapse of a dam in Laos in their ...

Surge in Taliban Attacks Keeps US, Afghan Guessing on Peace Talks

Taliban insurgents unleashed a fresh wave of attacks across Afghanistan this week, overrunning at least two Afghan military bases and ...

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan Dies

GENEVA - Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who ...

Neeraj Chopra is the future Olympian: Sushil Kumar

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 18 (ANI): Star wrestler Sushil Kumar has said that Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who will be the ...

Imran Khan Sworn In As Pakistan's Premier

Former cricket star Imran Khan has been sworn in as Pakistan's prime minister after his party's controversial election victory last ...

Imran Khan Sworn In as Pakistan's Prime Minister

Cricket hero-turned-politician Imran Khan, leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) party, was sworn in Saturday as Pakistan's prime minister. Pakistan's ...

Pakistani Prime Minister Faces Weight of Expectations

ISLAMABAD - Imran Khan, of international cricket fame, took the oath as Pakistan's 22nd prime minister Saturday. He now faces ...

Imran Khan takes oath as Pakistan PM

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 18 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Saturday took oath as the 22nd Prime Minister ...

California Governor Pardons 3 Facing Deportation

SACRAMENTO, CALIF. - California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday he pardoned three former prisoners facing the threat of deportation to ...

Parliamentary body should be formed to probe Pak poll rigging: PML-N

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 18 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif has demanded the formation of a parliamentary committee ...

Asian Games: Indonesian police kills dozens of criminals in crackdown

Jakarta [Indonesia], Aug 18 (ANI): Indonesian police has killed dozens of petty criminals in a massive crackdown against them, ahead ...

Neeraj Chopra looking to give his absolute best in Asian Games

Jakarta [Indonesia], Aug 18 (ANI): Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra, who is named as the flag bearer of the Indian contingent ...

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ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

Pakistan warns Twitter to block offensive content

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has issued a stern warning to popular microblogging site, Twitter to either block “offensive content” or ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Economic Fears Grip Turkey

ISTANBUL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is vowing he won't back down in the deepening dispute with Washington. 'They ...

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