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Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 15 (ANI): Pakistan is likely to nominate former attorney general Makhdoom Ali Khan as an ad-hoc judge for the Kulbhushan Jadhav case being heard by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague.

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Dhaka [Bangladesh], Aug.15 (ANI): Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today led the nation in paying homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on his 42nd death anniversary.

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One suspected militant killed in Dhaka

Updated: Aug 15, 2017 11:39 IST     

Dhaka [Bangladesh], Aug.15 (ANI): One suspected militant was killed on Tuesday morning during a cordon and security operation on a hotel in Dhaka's Panthapath area.

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China 'won't be silent' if US harms bilateral trade ties

Updated: Aug 15, 2017 11:13 IST     

Beijing [China], Aug 15 (ANI): China on Tuesday expressed 'grave concerns' over US President Donald Trump's move to review Beijing's alleged trade practices over intellectual properties and warned that it would not sit on its hands if the US's action inflicts damage on the bilateral trading relationship.

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If North Korea hits Guam then it's game on: US defence chief

Updated: Aug 15, 2017 06:45 IST     

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 15 (ANI): United States Defence Secretary James Mattis on Monday said that the U.S. military would know "within moments" if the North Korean missile launched is heading towards the U.S. territory or not, including Guam.

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Kabul [Afghanistan], August 15 (ANI): At least 60 Taliban insurgents were killed and 20 others were wounded after Afghan National Defense and Security Forces retaliated the attacks launched by the Taliban insurgents in northern Faryab province.

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Six killed, three injured in IED blast in Balochistan

Updated: Aug 15, 2017 04:28 IST     

Quetta [Pakistan], August 15 (ANI): Six security personnel were killed and three others injured in a blast on Monday evening in Balochistan's Harnai district.

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Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 15 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump has asked his country's Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to review Chinese trade practices regarding intellectual properties.

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Paris [France], August 15 (ANI): An eight-year-old girl was killed and at least eight others got injured after a driver crashed his car into a Pizza restaurant in Seine-et-Marne, about an hour from Paris in France.

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Kabul [Afghanistan], August 15 (ANI): Fighting between Taliban insurgents and Afghan security forces in Mirza Olang village of Sayad district in Sar-e-Pul province has left nearly five hundred families homeless.

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Taliban leader assassinated by his guards in Afghanistan

Updated: Aug 15, 2017 00:32 IST     

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 15 (ANI): A key provincial leader of Afghanistan's insurgent group Taliban was killed by own guards in eastern Nangarhar province.

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'China adopting South China Sea strategy in Doklam'

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 23:11 IST     

New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): A former Indian Army official has said that China is adopting the same strategy in Doklam which it implemented in South China Sea, by claiming its sovereign territory.

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Trump heading to Washington to focus on trade, military

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 22:08 IST     

New York [U.S.A], August 14 (ANI):In a series of tweets posted on Monday, U.S. President Donald Trump informed that he is heading to Washington to focus on trade and slammed Democrats for giving worst trade deals in World History.

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New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): Turkmenistan Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Rasit Öwezgeldiýewiç Meredow held a meeting with Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi on Monday.

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New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held a telephonic conversation with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Nepal Krishna Bahadur Mahara on Monday and discussed the flood situation along India-Nepal border.

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Massive mudslide in Sierra Leone, over 200 dead

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 19:19 IST     

Freetown [Sierra Leone], August 14 (ANI): More than 200 people have been buried after a massive mudslide in mountain town of Regent, on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown have turned streets into virtual rivers.

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Kathmandu [Nepal], August 14 (ANI): A large number of Hindu devotees thronged Krishna temples in capital Kathmandu and offered their prayers to celebrate Krishna Janmashtami-the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna on Monday.

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New Delhi [India], August 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held a meeting with visiting Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Turkmenistan Rasit O Meredov on Monday in New Delhi.

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Chinese passenger car now being manufactured in Pakistan

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 18:06 IST     

Karachi [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): Pakistan has started assembling Chinese passenger car -V2, a 1,300cc hatchback, which is now being produced in the country.

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Seoul [South Korea], August 14 (ANI):North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has called its ambassadors from China, Russia and the United Nations for a joint meeting to discuss the threats issued by President Donald Trump and hence the escalation with United States.

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