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South Korean ex-president Lee indicted for corruption

South Korean ex-president Lee indicted for corruption

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SEOUL: Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was formally indicted for corruption on Monday, becoming the latest of the country's ex-leaders to face criminal...

JF-17 Thunder finds new buyer at Dubai Airshow: report

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BEIJING: The JF-17 Thunder, a fourth-generation fighter jet co-developed by China and Pakistan, has found a buyer at 14th Dubai Airshow. The aircraft’s developers,...
PM Imran pays respects at Roza-e-Rasool (PBUH)

PM Imran pays respects at Roza-e-Rasool (PBUH)

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MADINA: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday paid his respects at the Roza-e-Rasool (PBUH) and offered Nawafil and also prayed for the progress and...
Army Chief reaches Uzbekistan, meets Uzbek President

Army Chief reaches Uzbekistan, meets Uzbek President

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RAWALPINIDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday reached Uzbekistan on an official visit. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services...

Pakistani jets garner interest at Dubai air show

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 DUBAI: Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) ,Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman said on Sunday that Pakistan has achieved remarkable successes...
Trump signs executive orders against social media companies

Trump accuses China of trying to ‘impact’ US election with trade...

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WASHINGTON: United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused China of seeking to influence upcoming US elections by taking aim at his political support...

Pakistan, China air forces launch joint training exercise

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SHANGHAI: China's air force on Saturday began joint training exercises with that of Pakistan, China's defence ministry said, as the two nations' militaries strengthen...

Three dead in blast at chemical plant in Mexico

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Mexico:  A massive explosion rocked a major petrochemical facility of Mexican national oil company Pemex in the Gulf state of Veracruz on Wednesday, killing...

Egypt’s PM, government resigns: presidency

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CAIRO: Egypt´s Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab and his cabinet resigned on Saturday, the presidency said, days after the agriculture minister was arrested over corruption....

May, Macron face lawmakers angry over Syria strikes

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LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday faced anger from lawmakers for conducting air strikes with the United...

Afghanistan

Three female media workers shot to death in Afghanistan

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Three female Journalists were shot and killed in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, their TV network said, in what appeared to...
Eight dead, 31 injured as barrage of rocket fire hits Afghanistan capital Kabul

Eight dead, 31 injured as barrage of rocket fire hits Afghanistan capital Kabul

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At least eight people were killed and 31 wounded Saturday when a barrage of rockets struck densely populated parts of Kabul, officials said, marking...

Thousands of Afghan refugee families benefit from emergency cash assistance

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PESHAWAR: The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has provided emergency cash assistance to over 50,000 vulnerable Afghan refugee families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic in...

Terrorists storm Kabul University, Killing at Least 25

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At least 25 people were killed and 22 other wounded when gunmen stormed Kabul University in a 6-hours-long assault that witnessed students left in...