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Venezuelan military brass dismiss ultimatum from Trump

Caracas |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:04 AM IST

The Venezuelan military reaffirmed on Tuesday its loyalty to Nicolas Maduro in the face of US President Donald Trump's threat that the generals and admirals will "lose everything" if they do not switc

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UN urges India, Pakistan to defuse tensions

United Nations |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:04 AM IST

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called on India and Pakistan to exercise "maximum restraint" and offered to mediate in the face of rising tensions following the attack at Pulwama in J

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Woman intruder from Pakistan shot, injured by BSF in Punjab

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:04 PM IST

A young woman intruder from Pakistan was shot at and injured by Border Security Force (BSF) troopers in the Dera Baba Nanak sector of Punjab's Gurdaspur district on Wednesday morning.

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Myanmar woman with drugs held in Manipur

Imphal |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

A 35-year-old tribal woman from Myanmar was detained at Moreh, Manipur's border town, along with 1.817 kg of high-quality brown sugar on Wednesday morning.

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Trump urges India, Pakistan to 'get along'

Washington |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

US President Donald Trump has urged India and Pakistan to "get along" in the wake of Jammu and Kashmir suicide bombing and said that his country will respond on the issue at an "appropriate time".

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Indian, Pakistani troops trade heavy fire on LoC

Jammu |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

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UN asks for escorts for military observers in Kashmir after Pakistan flag incident

United Nations |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 AM IST

The UN has asked the Indian government for additional escorts for its military observers in Kashmir after one of its vehicles was stopped by a group of protesters in Jammu, Secretary-General Antonio G

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UN human rights chief wants Pulwama attackers brought to justice

United Nations |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 AM IST

UN Human Rights High Commissioner Michele Bachelet has called for bringing those responsible for the Pulwama terrorist attack that killed 40 CRPF troopers, to justice.

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Pakistan government spokesperson's personal Twitter account suspended

Islamabad |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:04 PM IST

Twitter has suspended the personal account of Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal.

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Guterres calls for calming tension; Islamabad envoy meets UN leaders (Lead)

United Nations |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 AM IST

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for de-escalating the tense situation in the subcontinent following the terrorist attack in Pulwama that killed 40 Indian security personnel.

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Imran seeks evidence on Kashmir attack, India dubs it 'lame excuse' (Night Lead)

Islamabad/New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:04 PM IST

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday denied his country's involvement in the Kashmir suicide bombing and sought "actionable intelligence" but New Delhi asked Islamabad to "stop misleading the

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Go, pick Jaish chief in Bahawalpur: Amarinder tells Imran

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

Chiding Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over his comments demanding proof of Pakistan's role in the Pulwama attack, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday asked if the bodies of the terro

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