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    Terrorist Hafiz Saeed should be prosecuted: US

    Terrorist Hafiz Saeed should be prosecuted: US

    U.S. on Friday clearly stated that terrorist Hafiz Saeed was the mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Following Pakistan Prime Minister's 'exoneration' of 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed, US state department has said that he is a terrorist and should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of ...

    US and UN insist on Rohingya refugees' safe return from Bangladesh to Myanmar

    US and UN insist on Rohingya refugees safe return from Bangladesh to Myanmar

    The United States and the United Nations today insisted on safe and voluntary return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar. Over 655,000 people of Myanmar's Muslim minority fled across the border to Bangladesh since the army launched a crackdown on Rohingya rebels in northern Rakhine ...

    North, South Korea agree to march under unified flag at Winter Olympics

    North, South Korea agree to march under unified flag at Winter Olympics

    North and South Korea have agreed to march together under a single unified Korea flag at next month's Winter Olympics in the South. They also agreed to field a joint women's ice hockey team after rare talks at the truce village of Panmunjom. These are the first high-level talks between the two ...

    At least seven dead in Colombia military helicopter crash

    At least seven dead in Colombia military helicopter crash

    In June 2016, another military helicopter crash killed 17 soldiers in an accident attributed to bad weather. At least seven people were killed hen a military helicopter crashed in a remote area of orthwestern Colombia today, the military said.The Russian-made MI-17 aircraft was ...

    US, Allies commit to ending North Korea sanctions busting

    US, Allies commit to ending North Korea sanctions busting

    The United States and its allies on Tuesday vowed tougher measures to halt North Korean sanctions busting, including naval security operations to prevent maritime smuggling. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Canada's foreign minister Chrystia Freeland, hosts of talks in Vancouver, ...

    MoS RK Singh attends ISA Forum in Abu Dhabi

    MoS RK Singh attends ISA Forum in Abu Dhabi

    Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, Raj Kumar Singh delivered the keynote address at the ministerial plenary session of the International Solar Alliance at Abu Dhabi. Ministers, senior officials, Partner Organizations and eminent experts from ...

    Foreign Ministers from 20 countries set to meet in Canada

    Foreign Ministers from 20 countries are set to meet in Canada to discuss North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes. The United States and Canada will host the meeting today in Vancouver. The gathering will be attended by countries that sent troops to the UN forces in the Korean War, as well as ...

    Torture probe launched after 13 siblings held captive in US home

    Torture probe launched after 13 siblings held captive in US home

    A California couple has been arrested after authorities found a dozen of their malnourished children held captive in their home, with one as young as two and some shackled to beds in the dark, officials said on Monday. Authorities launched a torture probe and set bail at USD 9 million for ...

    Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to repatriate Rohingyas

    Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to repatriate Rohingyas

    Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed that the repatriation of Rohingya refugees on Bangladeshi territory will be completed within two years of the process beginning, the Bangladesh Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. The agreement, adopted in Dhaka by the Joint Working Group formed to start ...

    Indo-Nepalese shared culture and history make relation unique: Nepal Army chief

    Indo-Nepalese shared culture and history make relation unique: Nepal Army chief

    Chief of Army Staff of Nepal General Rejendra Chhetri has said that shared history, culture and religion between the people of India and Nepal make our relationship unique. Speaking at a function organised by the Defence Wing of Indian Embassy to mark the 70th Indian Army Day at ...

    26 killed in Baghdad twin suicide blast

    26 killed in Baghdad twin suicide blast

    A double suicide bombing killed 26 people in Baghdad today, officials said, the second such attack in the Iraqi capital in three days. Dr Abdel Ghani al-Saadi, health chief for east Baghdad, reported "26 dead and 90 wounded". "Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in Tayyaran Square in ...

    Two dead in Peru after 7.3-magnitude quake

    Two dead in Peru after 7.3-magnitude quake

    A 7.3 magnitude earthquake shook southern Peru on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring 65 others, the South American country's civil defence agency said. Local authorities said homes made of adobe collapsed in coastal areas most directly affected by the quake, which struck in ...

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