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Twin blasts in Indonesia , three killed

Twin blasts in Indonesia , three killed

Updated: May 24, 2017 22:58 IST     

Jakarta [Indonesia], May 24(ANI): At least three people were killed and several injured after two powerful blasts took place at a bus terminal in East Jakarta on Wednesday night.
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Philippines may impose nationwide martial law to tackle IS

Updated: May 24, 2017 19:44 IST      

Manila [The Philippines], May 24 (ANI): The Philippines may be put under martial law to tackle the threat of Islamic State, said President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday.

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Ex-ISI official admits Kulbhushan Jadhav captured from Iran

Updated: May 24, 2017 18:03 IST      

Lahore [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI) : Amjad Shoaib, an ex-ISI official and a retired Lieutenant General of the Pakistan Army, has acknowledged India's claim that Kulbhushan Jadhav was captured from Iran.

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Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal resigns

Updated: May 24, 2017 17:08 IST      

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 24 (ANI) : Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal reportedly submitted his resignation to President Bidhya Devi Bhandari on Wednesday, thus paving the way for Nepali Congress Chief Sher Bahadur Deuba to become the next premier as per an understanding the two leaders had reached in August 2016.

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Two Chinese nationals kidnapped at gunpoint from Quetta

Updated: May 24, 2017 17:02 IST      

Lahore [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI) :Two Chinese nationals were reportedly kidnapped on Wednesday from the Jinnah town area of Quetta,the provincial capital of Balochistan.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI): Pakistan Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman on Wednesday said Pakistan's befitting response to India's alleged aggression in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) will be remembered by its future generations.

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Sharif family miffed over JIT investigation procedures

Updated: May 24, 2017 14:35 IST      

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI): Members of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's family have raised questions on the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) formed to securitize the allegations against the family in regard to the Panama paper leaks.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], May 24: After Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was denied a speech at the American-Islamic summit on counter-terrorism, the Pakistan media frowned over the development, branding it as 'national humiliation'.

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Pakistan Mirage jets fly over Siachen Glacier

Updated: May 24, 2017 12:36 IST      

Skardu [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI): Pakistan Air Force (PAF) fighter jets conducted flights near the Siachen Glacier on Wednesday.

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Islamabad High Court allows Uzma to return to India

Updated: May 24, 2017 11:31 IST      

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has allowed Indian national Uzma, who has accused her Pakistani husband of marrying her at gunpoint, to return to India and has also ordered police to provide her security till the Wagah Border.

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CPEC may fuel Indo-Pak tension: UN report

Updated: May 24, 2017 10:32 IST      

Bangkok [Thailand] May 24 (ANI): A recent United Nations report has said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) might create geopolitical tensions with India and ignite political instability as the India-Pakistan dispute over Kashmir is a matter of concern.

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Trump administration proposes budget cuts for social programs

Updated: May 24, 2017 10:27 IST      

Washington D. C. [USA], May 24 (ANI): The Trump administration on Tuesday unveiled a budget looking to boost defense spending and seeking cuts in social programs for poor.

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Manchester [U.K.], May 24 (ANI): The Manchester terrorist attack that claimed 22 innocent lives has shaken people around the world, as the victims in the blast are now beginning to be identified.

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Viral 'hand-swat': Melania snubs Trump..again!

Updated: May 24, 2017 09:58 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): With the drama over Melania swatting off Donald Trump's hand in Riyadh still going viral on the social media, the first lady has done it yet again.

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Australia, Brazil worry as China lifts ban on 'American beef'

Updated: May 24, 2017 09:30 IST      

Beijing [China], May 24 (ANI): Brazil and Australia now have something to worry about as Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a nod to U.S. beef import following the first meet with U.S. President Donald Trump, in April.

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Kathmandu [Nepal], May 24 (ANI): At least four climbers including a woman mountaineer were found dead inside their tent at a high altitude camp on Mt Everest, taking this year's death toll of the spring climbing season to at least nine.

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Beijing [China], May 24 (ANI): Concluding its four-day visit to Myanmar, the Chinese navy fleet conducted its first joint naval drill with Myanmar's navy on Sunday.

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Pak to propose 'red lines' for social media service providers

Updated: May 24, 2017 08:40 IST      

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 24 (ANI): As Pakistan has declared a crackdown on online anti-army campaigners as well as those circulating blasphemous content, the federal government on Tuesday revealed its plan to draw 'red lines' for the social media service providers for operating in the country.

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Turkey, U.S. discuss Syrian refugee crisis

Updated: May 24, 2017 06:44 IST      

Ankara [Turkey], May 24 (ANI): Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley discussed the Syrian refugee crisis during their meeting on Tuesday.

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Manila [Philippines], May 24 (ANI): Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has declared martial law in entire southern region of Mindanao following deadly clashes erupting between government troops and Islamist militants on Tuesday, local media reports said.

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