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KSA King Salman set for first official Russia visit

RIYADH =UNS : King Salman of Saudi Arabia will arrive in Russia this week to conduct the first official visit to the country by a Saudi Arabian king, a senior Kremlin aide said on Monday. “We are awaiting the king’s visit on Thursday,” President Vladimir …

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President Ghani,Gen Bajwa discusses security cooperation,trade,border management in Kabul

KABUL-UNS: The Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul, Afghan media reported. Director General Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) Lieutenant General Naveed Mukhtar was also present in the meeting. General Qamar Javed Bajwa is on a day-long visit …

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Indian policeman arrested for raping 7-year-old girl

NEW DELHI: An Indian policeman has been arrested on suspicion of raping a seven-year-old girl, allegedly while he was drunk, a senior officer said Sunday. Colleagues raised the alarm after finding the girl naked in the officer’s quarters in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh …

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Ban on Muharram processions in IHK

SRINAGAR-UNS: The puppet authorities in Indian occupied Kashmir, continue to impose strict restrictions in held Srinagar on the second consecutive day, Saturday, to prevent people from taking out Muharram processions. According to Kahsmir Media Service, the authorities have deployed Indian troops, police and paramilitary personnel …

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JCO, two civilians embrace martyrdom in cross-border India firing: ISPR

RAWALPINDI UNS: Two civilians, including a woman, and a junior army soldier embraced martyrdom on Friday when Indian troops resorted to unprovoked cease fire violation along LOC in Rakhchikri, Rawalakot and targeted civil population with heavy weapons. One civilian was also injured in the firing. …

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China to shut down North Korean companies

China has told North Korean companies operating in its territory to close down as it implements United Nations sanctions against the reclusive state. The companies will be shut by early January. Joint Chinese and North Korean ventures will also be forced to close. China, Pyongyang’s …

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Russia to destroy ‘last chemical weapons’:Putin

MOSCOW (AFP) – President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday announced that Russia would destroy its last chemical weapons, hailing the move as a “historic event” and accusing the United States of not following suit. “Today the last chemical ammunition from Russia s chemical weapon stockpile will …

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Trump’s Afghan policy is deeply flawed: Imran

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Monday criticized the United States’ new strategy for Afghanistan and said a continued military campaign will not solve the 16-year-old conflict in the neighboring nation. Khan, who is considered a likely contender for premier after …

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India funding terror outfits to launch attacks in Pakistan:Pak envoy

UNITED NATIONS -UNS: Islamabad said India is sponsoring terrorism and funding and arming terrorist organizations to launch terrorist attacks in Pakistan. The was stated by a counsellor in the Pakistan mission to the UN, Tipu Usman, in response to India ‘s right of reply to …

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Another diplomatic blunder by Pakistan?

Dr Shabir Choudhry Pakistan has done it again. Once again they have stabbed Jammu and Kashmir dispute in the United Nations. This time culprit was Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi, who in her reply to India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj …

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