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Bangladesh begins poll campaigning amid opposition claims of arrests

Dhaka |Monday, 2018 5:45:04 PM IST

Election campaigning in Bangladesh began on Monday amid reports of arrests of hundreds of leaders and members of former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia's main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).

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Amarinder sees bigger design of Pak Army in Kartarpur affair

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST

Dubbing the whole affair initiated by Pakistan on the Kartarpur corridor as a "bigger conspiracy" hatched by the Pakistan Army, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said the hostile neighbour

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Pakistan government opens President House to public for a day

Islamabad |Saturday, 2018 7:15:05 PM IST

The Pakistani government on Saturday opened the President House here for the general public as part of its plans to allow public access to government-owned buildings.

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Malala Yousafzai honoured by Harvard University

Washington |Friday, 2018 3:45:05 PM IST

Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai has been honoured by Harvard University for her global work promoting girls education.

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DSC Prize partners with Kolkata Literary Meet

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 1:45:04 PM IST

The $25,000 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, now in

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14 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack

Herat (Afghanistan) |Friday, 2018 6:45:04 PM IST

At least 14 Afghan soldiers were killed after Taliban militants attacked an Army camp in the country's Herat province overnight, officials said on Friday.

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'Surgical Strikes' unnecessarily hyped: War veterans

Chandigarh |Friday, 2018 7:45:04 PM IST

The September 2016 'Surgical Strikes' were unnecessarily hyped by the Centre to gain political mileage, endangering India's future military cross-border responses, war veterans said at the Military Li

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BJP has 'anti-Muslim', 'anti-Pakistan' approach: Imran (Lead)

Islamabad |Friday, 2018 8:45:05 PM IST

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has an "anti-Muslim" and "anti-Pakistan" approach and claimed New Delhi rebuffed all his gestures due to th

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BJP has 'anti-Muslim', 'anti-Pakistan' approach: Imran

Islamabad |Friday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has an "anti-Muslim" and "anti-Pakistan" approach and claimed New Delhi rebuffed all his gestures due to th

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We're not your 'hired gun' anymore, Imran Khan tells US

Islamabad |Friday, 2018 3:45:05 PM IST

Prime Minister Imran Khan has accused the US of "pushing Pakistan away" and said he would never want to have a relation with Washington where his country is treated like a "hired gun".

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Two BSF troopers injured in Pakistan firing

Jammu |Thursday, 2018 7:45:05 PM IST

Two Border Security Force (BSF) troopers were critically injured on Thursday in Pakistani firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

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Unfortunate Pakistan tried to politicise Kartarpur issue: India

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST

India on Thursday described as unfortunate Pakistan's attempt to politicise the issue of opening of the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims.

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