Deja vu, Pak army chief Bajwa rakes up Kashmir again

Islamabad |Monday, 2020 8:45:06 AM IST

On Sunday, on the occasion of Eid, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited the Line of Control in Puna Sector and as is his wont raked up Kashmir once again. This visit comes aga

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Army rejects reports on patrol party detention by Chinese forces

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

Rejecting reports on the detention of a joint patrol party detained by Chinese forces in Ladakh, the Indian Army said on Sunday that these were "inaccurate".

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Guterres welcomes ceasefire announcement by Taliban, Afghan govt

Kabul |Sunday, 2020 6:45:07 PM IST

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the announcement by the Taliban and the Afghan government of a ceasefire to enable the Afghan people to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday in peace.

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Traders want 'Made in Pakistan' to be promoted

Islamabad |Sunday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST

Businessmen have said that ‘Made in Pakistan approach should be promoted and the slogan should strengthen the manufacturing sector of the country, the media reported on Sunday.

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Inquiry initiated into deadly Karachi plane crash

Karachi |Sunday, 2020 2:45:06 PM IST

An inquiry has been launched into the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane crash at a residential area in Karachi that left 97 people dead, the country's aviation minister said.

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Afghan citizens urged to respect lockdown during Eid

Kabul |Sunday, 2020 3:15:06 PM IST

The Afghan government has urged citizens to respect the Public Health Ministry's advice and stay at home during the Eid-ul-Fitr holiday due to a "fast spread of coronavirus" in the country, an officia

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Pak celebrates Eid without traditional festivity

Islamabad |Sunday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

Eid-ul-Fitr is being observed across Pakistan on Sunday without traditional festivity as the nation struggles to come to terms with a deadly plane crash that killed 97 people and to curb the spread CO

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Security up in SL as 2-day nationwide curfew imposed

Colombo |Sunday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST

Security was strengthened across Sri Lanka on Sunday as a two-day nationwide curfew came into effect to prevent people from leaving their homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic, police said.

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Outraged China asks India to refrain from supporting Taiwan (IANS Exclusive)

New Delhi/Beijing |Sunday, 2020 5:15:05 AM IST

Outraged by the subtle support that the ruling BJP extended to the democratically elected government of Taiwan, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) regime has asked India to "refrain from such acts."

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Talks on Afghan migrants' drowning issue end without results

Kabul |Saturday, 2020 5:45:07 PM IST

Talks between border commissioners of Afghanistan and Iran concerning last month's alleged drowning of Afghan migrants by the Iranian border police ended without results, Kabul's Ministry of Foreign A

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Pak restaurant owners warn of reopening eateries

Islamabad |Saturday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST

The All Pakistan Restaurants Association has warned the government that it will open eateries across the country if they were not allowed to resume work by May 30, it was reported on Saturday.

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97 confirmed dead in Karachi plane crash, 2 survivors (Ld)

Karachi |Saturday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST

Pakistan's Sindh government on Saturday confirmed that 97 bodies were recovered from the debris of the plane crash that took place a day earlier in a residential area in Karachi near the city's airpor

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