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  World   Asia  21 Jan 2017

World, Asia, 21 Jan 2017

3 policemen killed in Taliban assault: official

The Friday afternoon assault on the checkpoint lasted two hours. No group took responsibility for the attack.

21 Jan 2017 7:29 PM

Hong Kong withdraws visa-free facility for Indians

Till now Hong Kong has permitted Indians to enter with valid passport for a period up to 14 days without a visa.

21 Jan 2017 4:48 PM

Chinese express doubts about US relations under Trump

Trump is yet to formulate a China policy despite his constant references to the country during the presidential election campaign.

21 Jan 2017 2:55 PM

Suspend work on hydro projects in J-K: Pak to India

National Assembly's Committee on Foreign Affairs and Water and Power held a joint sitting in Islamabad to discuss water issues with India.

21 Jan 2017 1:03 PM

Pakistan market bomb kills 15, wounds 35: officials

Kurram is one of the most sensitive tribal areas as it borders three Afghan provinces.

21 Jan 2017 11:40 AM


New legislation to restrict foreign techies from getting H-1B visas

The bill will require US Citizenship and Immigration Services to prioritise for the first time annual allocation of H-1B visas.

21 Jan 2017 9:30 AM

Myanmar rebukes Malaysia PM over Rohingya violence

Mr Razak has been a vocal critic of Myanmar since violence erupted in Rakhine state in October.

21 Jan 2017 2:25 AM