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Rescued Chibok girls reunited with families

Updated: May 21, 2017 02:55 IST     

Abbuja [Nigeria], May21 (ANI): The dozens of Nigerian schoolgirls, who were released by Boko Haram militants on May 7 following a deal with the Nigerian authorities, have finally been reunited with their families. Authorities had taken the 82 freed Chibok girls to Abuja after their release earlier this month.

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Pak lawyers give 7 days to PM Sharif for resignation

Updated: May 21, 2017 02:32 IST     

Lahore [Pakistan], May 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court Bar Association and the Lahore High Court Bar Association have threatened to launch a countrywide movement if Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif doesn't resign in seven days.

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MoU signed to impart Yoga training in China's Huzhou city

Updated: May 21, 2017 00:17 IST     

Huzhou [China], May 21 (ANI) : An MoU has been signed between Indian Yoga Institute - Krishnamachargya Yoga Mandiram (KYM) - and Huzhou Taihu Tourism Resort to impart Yoga training through Indian teachers for next five years in China's Huzhou city.

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Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], May 20 (ANI): The White House on Saturday announced that the United States has sealed an arms deal worth USD 350 billion with Saudi Arabia, which comes as President Donald Trump began an official visit to the Muslim-majority nation.

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Moscow/Beijing, May 20 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday congratulated Iran's incumbent President Hassan Rouhani on his re-election to head the country.

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London [U.K.], May 20 (ANI): The Baloch Republican Party (BRP) on Saturday held demonstrations outside the Pakistan Embassy in London against growing atrocities by the state's Army in Balochistan.

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Trump receives royal welcome in Saudi Arabia

Updated: May 20, 2017 20:05 IST     

Riyadh [Saudi Arabia], May 20 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump was welcomed with pomp and show in Saudi Arabia at an event, which featured a military brass band and a fighter jet flyover.

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At least two killed in coordinated attack on New Kabul Bank

Updated: May 20, 2017 18:38 IST     

Kabul [Afghanistan], May 20 (ANI): At least two people were killed and 30 other wounded after assailants stormed the New Kabul Bank branch in Paktia, Afghanistan.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has held a highly classified meeting with his close legal aide and former attorney general Salman Aslam Butt in connection with documentation to establish the money trail of his family's London properties.

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Nepal PM to step down by May 24

Updated: May 20, 2017 17:57 IST      By: Binod Prasad Adhikari

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 20 (ANI): With the successful conclusion of the first phase of local polls, Nepal's Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal is expected to resign by May 24.

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ICJ cannot acquit Kulbhushan Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz

Updated: May 20, 2017 17:49 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Advisor to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Saturday reiterated Pakistan's stand that Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav cannot be acquitted by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) and his punishment will be in accordance with domestic laws.

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Police raids Khaleda Zia's office

Updated: May 20, 2017 17:31 IST     

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 20 (ANI): Bangladesh Police on Saturday conducted a raid on the Gulshan office of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia in search of search of "anti-state documents."

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Warsak [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Saturday said that the Kulbhushan Jadhav spy case would be taken to its logical end in accordance with the country's domestic laws.

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Pak warns Afghanistan not to speak language of India

Updated: May 20, 2017 16:56 IST     

Warsak [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Saturday warned Afghanistan not to articulate its views in India's language.

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Timeline on Iran's Presidents

Updated: May 20, 2017 15:26 IST     

Tehran [Iran], May 20 (ANI): The 12th Presidential Election in Iran concluded on Saturday with incumbent President Hassan Rouhani being reelected for a second four-year term.

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Rouhani re-elected as Iran's President for second term

Updated: May 20, 2017 15:14 IST     

Tehran [Iran], May 20 (ANI): Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has been re-elected for a second four-year term with an unassailable leader, as per results announced by the country's Interior Ministry on Saturday.

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AG Ashtar Ausaf Ali to represent Pak at ICJ in Jadhav case

Updated: May 20, 2017 15:06 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf Ali will now be representing Pakistan in the Kulbushan Jadhav case at the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

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After 17 years, Lahore gets first woman SHO

Updated: May 20, 2017 13:43 IST     

Lahore [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): Ghazal Sharif has been appointed Lahore's first station house officer (SHO).

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Tehran [Iran], May 19 (ANI): Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, has applauded the massive voter turnout for the presidential election.

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14 injured in five grenade attacks in Pakistan

Updated: May 20, 2017 12:45 IST     

Charsadda [Pakistan], May 20 (ANI): At least 14 persons, including seven children, were injured in five grenade attacks in Tehsil Shabqadar of Pakistan's Charsadda district.

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