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'Kartarpur corridor General Bajwa's brainchild': Pak railway minister

The minister said Pakistan has created a new environment of peace and won itself love of the Sikh community.

01 Dec 2019 12:33 PM

India, China should break ‘strange circle’ of ups and downs: Beijing

The forum was jointly organised by the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).

01 Dec 2019 10:07 AM

Brazil Prez claims ‘cool guy’ Leonardo DiCaprio paid money to WWF to ‘torch’ Amazon rainforest

Jair Bolsonaro has repeatedly lashed out at various factions in casting blame for the forest fires.

30 Nov 2019 11:04 AM

Ex-Japanese PM Yasuhiro Nakasone passes away at 101

He was in office for five years from November 1982 to November 1987,

29 Nov 2019 1:00 PM

'Clearly interfering': Furious China warns US of retaliation on backing Hong Kong protesters

More than 5,800 people have been arrested since June, the numbers increasing exponentially in October and November, as violence escalated.

28 Nov 2019 1:49 PM

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China asks US to 'change course' over Hong Kong bill, summons envoy

Chinese vice foreign minister Le Yucheng lodged 'strong protest' with Ambassador Terry Branstad after Trump signed the legislation into law.

28 Nov 2019 12:26 PM

Naked model Ivana Smit's death plunge was murder, say Malaysian police

Ivana Smit tumbled from the 20th floor of a Kuala Lumpur condominium and landed on a sixth floor balcony in December 2017.

28 Nov 2019 12:15 PM

US teen’s TikTok ‘makeup tutorial’ on Xinjiang goes viral

Aziz starts her video telling viewers: 'The first thing you need to do is grab your lash curler.'

28 Nov 2019 10:47 AM

China overtakes US in number of diplomatic missions: Study

China has 169 embassies, 96 consulates, eight permanent missions and three other missions.

27 Nov 2019 8:35 PM

Influential Pak cleric calls for re-elections in next 3 months

Rehman, the patriarch of the 'Azadi March', has further called an all-party conference (APC) in Islamabad on Tuesday.

25 Nov 2019 8:01 PM

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'Forced ideological re-education': Secret documents reveal how China's uighur detention camps work

The papers also show how Beijing is pioneering a new form of social control using data and artificial intelligence.

25 Nov 2019 3:20 PM

8 killed in DR Congo's Beni, residents burn town hall

An army spokesman confirmed the latest casualties.

25 Nov 2019 2:49 PM

Hong Kong part of China ‘no matter what happens’ in elections, says its FM Wang Yi

'Hong Kong is a part of China and a special administrative region of China,' Wang said.

25 Nov 2019 1:56 PM

After weeks of violence, Hong Kong votes for district elections

Nearly 400,000 new voters have registered, however, which is widely interpreted as a positive sign for the pro-democracy camp.

24 Nov 2019 4:46 PM

At Nagasaki, Pope Francis condemns 'unspeakable horror' of nuclear weapons

At least 74,000 people died from the atomic bomb unleashed on the city in western Japan.

24 Nov 2019 4:26 PM

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CPEC wont be a burden: Pakistan hits back at US

Wells had deemed CPEC a form of financing ensuring guaranteed profits for Chinese state-owned enterprises.

24 Nov 2019 10:06 AM

Nawaz Sharif looks totally fine in uk, says Imran Khan

Imran said that he looked at the medical report of Nawaz Sharif which stated he has around 15 different diseases.

23 Nov 2019 2:05 AM

China wants US trade deal but 'will fight back' when necessary: Xi Jinping

The world's two biggest economies have been locked in a bruising trade conflict for more than a year.

22 Nov 2019 3:21 PM

Rajapaksas’ raj: Mahinda takes charge as PM

Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, former President Maithripala Sirisena and other political leaders were present on the occasion.

22 Nov 2019 1:46 AM

India-UK experts begin largest study on babies with brain injury in India

According to experts, brain injury during labour or childbirth is one of the leading causes of epilepsy in babies.

21 Nov 2019 4:48 PM

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