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Death spreads to Beijing, coronavirus toll rises to 106

24 more fatalities reported in Hubei province, ground zero of the outbreak

28 Jan 2020 1:45 PM

Coronavirus: China locks down 36 million

26 die, 850 affected worldwide; 10 Indians put under observation.

25 Jan 2020 4:08 AM

Pervez Musharraf death penalty thrown out

Lahore HC says ruling against leader ‘unconstitutional’.

14 Jan 2020 2:06 AM

Nawaz Sharif's blood platelet count remains unstable; to undergo cardiac procedure

Sharif is undergoing treatment of multiple diseases including coronary artery disease.

04 Jan 2020 5:25 PM

'Avoid unilateral actions, use of force': Pakistan miffed with US over action on Iran

The strike has escalated tensions between the US and Iran, with Tehran vowing to take a 'vigorous revenge' for the killing.

03 Jan 2020 7:35 PM

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Indonesia flood rescuers hunt for missing after 43 killed

Some 400,000 residents have been evacuated to temporary shelters with many unable to return to their waterlogged homes.

03 Jan 2020 10:59 AM

Irresponsible: Pakistan on new Army chief's 'pre-emptive strikes' remark

'No one should forget Pakistan's befitting response to India's Balakot misadventure,' Pak Foreign Office in a statement said.

02 Jan 2020 9:12 AM

Bangladesh restores networks along Indian border post shutting services over security

The government's directive to the telecommunication operators came days after India's Parliament passed the CAA.

01 Jan 2020 6:56 PM

Polish PM accuses Putin of lying about WWII, says attempt to 'conceal' Russia's issue

'President Putin has lied about Poland on numerous occasions, and he has always done it deliberately,' Prime Minister Morawiecki said.

30 Dec 2019 9:11 AM

India could carry out 'action of some sort' in PoK, claims Pak PM Imran Khan

PM said he had told army chief Gen Bajwa about the threats from India and the General 'told me that Pakistan is prepared for them.'

26 Dec 2019 8:55 PM

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Pak govt denies permission to Maryam Nawaz to travel abroad

Referring to the ECL rules, Awan said even if a person has valid travel document to proceed to any destination outside Pakistan.

23 Dec 2019 12:09 PM

FATF asks Pak to take strict action against banned terror outfits

The global anti-terror financing watchdog also sought copies of FIRs filed against individuals of the banned organisations.

22 Dec 2019 6:04 PM

Vladimir Putin hints at leaving Russian presidency in 2024

Putin indicated he was in favour of removing the word 'successive' from a clause in the constitution.

20 Dec 2019 9:35 AM

Five dead, dozens injured in Hong Kong bus crash

Police said five people were certified dead at the scene with dozens injured.

18 Dec 2019 4:25 PM

'Unbridled power can be dangerous': Pak SC on General Bajwa's extension

PM Khan had extended Bajwa's tenure through a notification in August, but the SC suspended it on Nov 26.

16 Dec 2019 8:50 PM

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US envoy Stephen Biegun slams North Korea remark as 'hostile, unnecessary'

Biegun said the US was 'fully aware of the strong potential for North Korea to conduct a major provocation in the days ahead'.

16 Dec 2019 1:55 PM

14 dead, 18 injured after bus drives off highway, crashes in Nepal

Maharjan said police were investigating the cause of the crash but the roads were slippery because of winter rain.

15 Dec 2019 12:34 PM

China suspends planned additional tariffs on US goods

The move follows US President Trump's cancellation of new tariffs on Chinese products as part of a 'phase one' trade deal.

15 Dec 2019 11:54 AM

Bangladesh asks India to increase Guwahati security amid protests over CAB

The Foreign Ministry in Bangladesh said that Indian envoy Das met acting foreign secretary Ahsan at his office on Thursday.

13 Dec 2019 11:01 AM

Pakistan: Lahore HC to hear Maryam's petition for removal of name from ECL today

Maryam urged the LHC to declare the order of putting her name on the ECL as null and void and terming it illegal.

09 Dec 2019 2:21 PM

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