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PTI, PML-N lawmakers scuffle outside Pak National Assembly

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 16:39 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar.9 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf lawmarkers exchanged bows and pushed each other around outside the National Assembly after a PML-N leader called PTI chief Imran Khan a "traitor" during the assembly proceedings.

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51000 Afghans, 2700 Pakistanis return home over two days

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 16:34 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar.9 (ANI): Over 51,000 Afghans and 2,700 Pakistanis crossed into their respective countries on Monday and Tuesday after Pakistan temporarily reopened its border with Afghanistan, which it closed in February following several militant attacks.

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Washington [United States], Mar.9 (ANI): The United States has rejected China's proposal to reduce tension in the Korean peninsula.

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Washington D.C.[USA], Mar. 9(ANI):Reacting to the shutting down of the American Christian NGO Compassion International, the U.S. State Department said that for the past couple of years several foreign-funded NGOs in India have encountered challenges to the continuance of their operations, and urged all parties to respect Indian laws, and encourage a transparent process.

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Tri- party meet in Nepal discusses Terai protest fallout

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 14:38 IST     

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Hindu woman axed to death in Balochistan district

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 14:07 IST     

Quetta (Balochistan) [Pakistan], Mar.9 (ANI): A woman belonging to the minority Hindu community in Balochistan's Nasirabad District has been axed to death.

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Pakistan awards Chinese firm two Dasu dam contracts

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 13:50 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar.9 (ANI): The Government of Pakistan has awarded the China Gezhouba Group Company (CGGC) two civil engineering contracts in the first stage of the Dasu hydropower project worth Rs.180 billion.

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Hawaii challenges Trump's new travel ban

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 13:30 IST     

Honolulu (Hawaii) [USA], Mar. 9 (ANI): Hawaii has become the first state to sue against a revised travel ban introduced by the Donald Trump administration.

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US deploys marines in Syria

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 13:08 IST     

New York [USA], Mar. 9 (ANI): The United States has deployed its marines in northern Syria with artillery to support the local forces fighting there.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 9 (ANI): The rise in terrors attacks across Pakistan has prompted an expert to question the manner in which the government is combating the menace.

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U.S. State Department expresses sorrow over Kansas shooting

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 08:16 IST     

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Mar. 9 (ANI): U.S. State Department deputy spokesperson Mark Toner has said that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has made clear to his counterparts their condolences over the recent alleged racial attack in Kansas.

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New York [India], Mar. 9 (ANI): Americans going about their business on the Wall Street on Tuesday stopped dead in their tracks as they saw an unusual sight- a little girl standing proud and staring straight into the eyes of the 'Charging Bull'- the menacing bronze icon in Manhattan's financial district.

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ISIS butchering Egyptian Christians in their own homes

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 05:40 IST     

New York [U.S.], Mar. 9 (ANI): Christians in Egypt are fleeing for their lives as they are being hunted down by the ISIS and butchered in their own homes.

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China advocates 'peace' between U.S., North Korea

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 05:27 IST     

New York [U.S.], Mar. 9 (ANI): China has warned United States and North Korea that both nations are clearly heading for a "head-on collision" as neither side is willing to back down from its stance, especially in nuclear matters.

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New York [U.S.], Mar. 9 (ANI): Certain women who were devastated with the election results and watched horror-struck as Donald Trump became the President of the United States of America, have now decided to take matter into their own hands and plunge headfirst into American politics.

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No such thing as 'absolute privacy' in America: FBI Director

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 04:39 IST     

New York [U.S.], Mar. 9 (ANI): Warning that there is no such thing as absolute privacy in the United States, FBI Director James Comey has asserted that there is no place for the agency out of judicial reach.

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Melania Trump's popularity soaring by the day: Poll

Updated: Mar 09, 2017 04:20 IST     

New York [U.S.], Mar. 9 (ANI): In a sharp contrast to what the world actually thinks, first lady Melania Trump's likeability ratio has taken quite a spike, indicating that the more Americans learn about her, the more they seem to favour her.

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Obama irked by Trump's wiretapping allegations

Updated: Mar 08, 2017 22:54 IST     

New York [U.S.A], Mar. 8 (ANI): Barack Obama is furious over allegations by his successor Donald Trump that the Trump Tower was wiretapped ahead of presidential elections, CNN quoted sources close to the former president.

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Beijing [China], Mar. 08 (ANI): As the U.S. has started deploying the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) anti-missile system in South Korea, the Chinese media has reacted strongly to the development, asking its government to 'step by step make South Korea feel the pain and make the US realize its mistake'.

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India condemns suicide attack at Kabul military hospital

Updated: Mar 08, 2017 20:31 IST     

New Delhi [India], Mar. 8 (ANI): India on Wednesday strongly condemned the terrorist attack on Sardar Daud Khan Hospital in Kabul that took place today, and condoled the loss of innocent lives, including of those receiving medical care there.

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