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No currency demonetisation in Pakistan: Finance Ministry

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Islamabad: Slamming media reports of demonetisation of currnecy notes, the Pakistan’s Finance Ministry today denied that the government was ready to demonetise Rs 5,000 notes. A spokes person from Pakistan Finance Ministry was quoted saying, the government has not taken ...

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Female militant blows herself to avoid arrest in Dhaka

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Dhaka: A female militant was reportedly killed after she blew herself when the Dhaka police raided a building that was looking for Islamist radicals today. According to a counter terrorism official said, “A wife of militant who is identified as ...

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Man with hand grenade hijack Libyan flight with 118 on board

Photo of Libyan aircraft Airbus A320 of Afriqiyah Airways which was hijacked by man with hand grenade.

Valletta (Malta): A man claiming to have a hand grenade today hijacked a Libyan aircraft with 118 people on board, including 82 men, 28 women and an infant. According to media reports, the hijacker told the crew he was “pro-Gaddafi” ...

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IS claims responsibility for Berlin attack at Christmas market

Photo of truck which killed 12 people at Christmas market in Berlin city.

Berlin: The world’s most dangerous terror group Islamic State (IS) today claimed responsibility for Monday night truck assault at a Christmas market that killed 12 people in Berlin. The affiliated news agency of the IS group Amaq released a statement ...

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Hong Kong withdrawals visa free entry for Indians

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Beijing: If you are an Indian and planning to travel to Hong Kong then there is bad news for all of you as the special administrative region of China has decided to withdraw visa free entry facility or the Indians ...

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Denying safe heavens can bring sustainable peace to Afghanistan: Akbaruddin

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Syed Akbaruddin who is an Indian Foreign Service officer serving as India’s permanent representative at the United Nations since January 2016 has said that sustainable peace can be brought in Afghanistan only by rejecting safety to the terrorist groups in ...

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Gunmen assault Jordan police, 10 killed including a Canadian

Jordanian security forces stand next to their armored vehicle at the scene next to Karak Castle.

Karak: In a series of attacks on the Jordan police by Gunmen at a Crusader castle killed seven officers, two civilians and a women from Canada, officials said. This was one of the worst attacks that have taken place recently ...

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Breaking: More than 30 killed in Russian aircraft crash

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Moscow: According to the information given by the source, Russian aircraft Ilyushin Il-18 having 39 people on aboard today got crashed in the country’s Sakha Republic. News agency of that particular region gave information that, Il-18 aircraft crashed near the ...

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Suicide bombing by Islamic State kills 49 in Yemen

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Aden: A suicide bombing that targeted government forces in Yemen’s Aden city today left at least 49 persons killed and 39 other injured. According to an intelligence source, a suicide attacker detonated his explosive belt near the soldiers gathered to ...

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Breaking: Indonesian military plane crashed, 13 people killed

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Jakarta: According to the information given by the officials, minimum of 13 people are reported to have lost their lives in Indonesian military plane crash. Plane crashed in eastern part of the country. As per the information, three pilots and ...

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