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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 ...

Dozens of children drown as boat sinks in the Nile

KARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident, a boat with over 40 children onboard ran into trouble after the engine ...

Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

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 ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

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 ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

Economic Fears Grip Turkey

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

Former UN Chief Kofi Annan Dead At Age 80

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80 of an unspecified illness. Annan died in ...

Ghazni unsafe for aid workers: UN

Ghazni [Afghanistan], August 18 (ANI): The United Nations (UN) has announced that the city of Ghazni is highly unsafe for ...

Podcasts you shouldn't miss if you're a millennial

New Delhi [India], Aug 18 (ANI): Podcasts have slowly become a rage for millennials. Here are some podcasts across categories ...

Indian PM Tours Flood Ravaged State as Death Toll Climbs

As the death toll from the worst floods in a century climbed relentlessly in India's southern Kerala state, Prime Minister ...

US Made, Sold Bomb That Killed Yemeni Children

According to a CNN report, munitions experts say a U.S.-made bomb was used by the Saudi-led coalition in a recent ...

Greece Officially Ends International Bailout Program Monday

Greece officially ends its international bailout program on Monday, after eight years of massive loans and relentless austerity measures. The ...

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 ...

World Hindi Conference: Swaraj stresses promotion of the language

Port Louis [Mauritius], Aug 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said that the onus was on ...

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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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