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  World   Asia  09 Jun 2017

World, Asia, 09 Jun 2017

Chinese Prez Xi speaks highly of Indian films, tells Modi he saw Dangal

Indian Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar said that the Chinese leader told the Prime Minister that he himself has seen the movie 'Dangal'.

09 Jun 2017 8:54 PM

Russia says US-led coalition colludes with ISIS in Syria

Col Gen Sergei Surovikin criticized US for trying to block Syrian government forces from taking control of the country's southern border.

09 Jun 2017 8:51 PM

Modi pitches for coordinated efforts, better connectivity at SCO summit

In his address, Modi hoped that India's entry into SCO will give a new momentum to the grouping in dealing with terrorism.

09 Jun 2017 3:07 PM

Qatar slams terrorist list issued by Saudi, allies, calls it 'baseless'

Political tensions in the Gulf have heightened ever since Saudi, allies severed ties with Qatar over its alleged support for extremism.

09 Jun 2017 2:54 PM

Modi meets Chinese Prez Xi at SCO Summit, seeks to repair frozen ties

It is the 1st meet between the 2 leaders after India boycotted the OBOR forum held in Beijing earlier.

09 Jun 2017 1:51 PM


Saudi along with allies issues list of 'terrorists' linked to Qatar

Sa'd al Ka'bi and Abd al-Latif al-Kawari, are among dozens of individuals and entities named on Friday by Saudi Arabia and its three allies.

09 Jun 2017 1:33 PM

Amid Gulf crisis, Qatar based Al-Jazeera news network under cyber attack

A statement from the broadcaster said the attack occurred after a fortnight of increased cyber activities, aimed at its network.

09 Jun 2017 11:47 AM

Japan's 1st abdication: Parliament passes law for emperor Akihito to step down

Citing health issues, the 83-yr-old monarch had expressed his desire to take a back seat in '16 after 30 yrs on the Chrysanthemum Throne.

09 Jun 2017 9:45 AM

Pakistan kills 12 ISIS men in Balochistan

The security forces conducted an operation in Mastung area of the province from June 1 to 3 on actionable intelligence, said an Army statement.

09 Jun 2017 4:49 AM

Gulf states tighten screws on Qatar

UAE threatens economic embargo Bahrain says will jail Qatar sympathisers.

09 Jun 2017 4:38 AM