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  • TPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in New Delhi on Sunday for the first visit by an Israeli leader to India in 15 years, promising closer ties with the regional power. The visit marks 25 years since India and Israel established diplomatic relations, but comes just weeks after India voted in ...

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  • TThe Iranian parliament held a closed-door meeting on Sunday to discuss the deadly protests that hit the country last week, while more pro-regime rallies were held in several cities. Lawmakers interrogated Interior Minister Abdolrahmani Rahmani Fazli, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi and ...

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  • TThousands of protesters rallied in Lahore and Karachi on Sunday to condemn US President Donald Trump for declaring Jerusalem as the capital of Israel's. In Karachi, the march was organised by Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) to express solidarity with Palestinians against the United States' decision; while in ...

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  • TKARACHI - Pakistan has kicked off a legal battle against India for not honouring a bilateral cricket series agreement, the sport's governing body confirming Thursday it received a notice of dispute. The PCB's efforts to either play against India, or at least be compensated for series that have been ...

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  • TRussian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday promised that the Kremlin will retaliate for what he called attacks on Russian media in the United States (US). Putin's comments at a news conference Saturday in Vietnam follow complaints by the Kremlin-funded RT satellite TV channel that the ...

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  • TLOS ANGELES: A record 92 countries including Pakistan have submitted films for the best foreign-language Oscar to be handed out at the Academy Awards in March. The film is inspired by true events. It tells the story of a handicapped nine-year-old boy who is left to die in the wilderness but ...

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  • TChina responded to President Donald Trump's apocalyptic “fire and fury” threat against North Korea by pointedly warning on Wednesday against any rhetoric that could inflame tensions over Pyongyang's weapons programmes. Calling the situation on the Korean Peninsula ...

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  • TThe Pakistan Meteorological Department predicted strong monsoon currents penetrating into the southern and north eastern parts of Pakistan, today. A westerly wave affecting upper and central parts of the country and is likely to continue during the next few days. Rain and thunderstorms are to ...

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  • TA Saudi prince was arrested on Thursday on Saudi King Salman's order, a state-run broadcaster reported, as outrage grew on social media over videos appearing to show him abusing members of the public. Salman issued a warrant for “the immediate arrest ... and imprisonment” of Prince ...

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