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Saudi Crown Prince Arrives in India Amid Row with Pakistan

February 19, 2019 |

NEW DELHI Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has arrived in India after visiting Pakistan, which New Delhi blames for a suicide bombing attack last week that killed at least 40 Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra …

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Kuwait remains firm against normalization of ties with Israel: Deputy FM

February 18, 2019 |

Kuwait remains firm against the normalization of relations with Israel, as long as there is no justice and a comprehensive solution to the Palestinian issue, Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah affirmed on Sunday.

"It is painful that there is still …

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Pakistan: End crackdown on PTM and release protestors

February 6, 2019 |

The Pakistani authorities must immediately and unconditionally release protestors belonging to the peaceful Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) who have been arbitrarily detained, Amnesty International said today.

At least 19 people were arrested from cities across Pakistan on 5 February 2019 …

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10 UN peacekeepers killed in northern Mali

January 21, 2019 |

Dakar, At least 10 Chadian UN peacekeepers were killed in an attack against a UN camp in northern Mali, the mission said on Sunday.

Twenty-five others were also injured in the attack.

The UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali, …

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French president to begin Egypt visit on Jan 27

January 17, 2019 |

Paris France's President Emmanuel Macron will start an official three-day visit to Egypt on January 27, for talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on a number of bilateral and regional issues.

In a statement issued on Wednesday, the …

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Taliban Official Tells VOA Peace Talks With US Stalled

January 14, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD The fledgling U.S.-initiated dialogue with the Taliban, aimed at ending the war in Afghanistan, has come to a halt, an insurgent spokesperson said Monday, apparently dealing a blow to renewed hopes for a much-needed Afghan peace.

The disclosure comes …

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Taliban Official Tells VOA Peace Talks With US Stalled

January 14, 2019 |

ISLAMABAD The fledgling U.S.-initiated dialogue with the Taliban, aimed at ending the war in Afghanistan, has come to a halt, an insurgent spokesperson said Monday, apparently dealing a blow to renewed hopes for a much-needed Afghan peace.

The disclosure comes …

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Police, Media: Suspicious Packages Sent to Up to 14 Diplomatic Missions in Australia

January 9, 2019 |

SYDNEY Police in Australia said on Wednesday they are investigating several suspicious packages sent to embassies and consulates, which media reports and other officials said included the U.S. and British missions, in the cities of Melbourne and Canberra.

There were …

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UN envoy for Libya to begin Algeria visit today

January 7, 2019 |

Algiers United Nations Special Envoy for Libya Ghassan Salame will begin Monday a two-day working visit to Algeria for talks with Algerian officials on the Libyan crisis.

Algeria's Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the visit of Salame, who …

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SECP registers 1130 companies in December

January 2, 2019 |

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan registered one thousand one hundred and thirty new companies during December 2018, representing a growth of forty three percent over corresponding period of financial year.

According to SECP, the number of registered companies has …

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Karachi has vital role in national economy: Prime Minister

January 2, 2019 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan says Karachi being economic hub of the country has a vital role in stability and development of the national economy.

He was chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad today (Wednesday) in connection with development projects undertaken …

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Saudi Deputy Minister of Hajj receives Kuwaiti Undersecretary of Awqaf Ministry

December 31, 2018 |

Makkah Saudi Deputy Minister of Hajj and Umrah Abdulfattah bin Suleiman Mashat received here on Sunday Kuwait's Undersecretary of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Eng. Farid Assad Emadi and his accompanying delegation.

During the meeting, the two sides …

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