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45 Afghan Security Forces Killed in Baghlan

KABUL, Aug 15 (INP): At least 45 Afghan security forces were killed in a Taliban attack over an army base in northern Baghlan province,...

Aftershocks rock Indonesia’s Lombok as quake death toll tops 300

MATARAM, Indonesia, August 9 (INP) - The death toll from a devastating earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok jumped to 319 Thursday, as...

US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

WASHINGTON, Aug 07 (INP):The United States re-imposed a wave of tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran on Tuesday, bringing back into effect harsh penalties that...

Transformation Strategy’ changes fate of poverty-stricken villages

BEIJING, Aug 6 (INP): Three Transformation Strategy’-a poverty alleviation plan has turned poverty-stricken villages into a zero-poverty area and changed the fate of poor...

Iran diplomat granted entry to Saudi: state media

RIYADH, Aug 06 (INP): Saudi Arabia has granted a visa to an Iranian diplomat to work in a consular office in Jeddah, state media...

Palestinian wounded in Gaza border protests dies: ministry

JERUSALEM, Aug 06 (INP): A Palestinian shot by Israeli forces on the Gaza border four months ago has died, the health ministry in the...

US Congresswoman felicitates PTI chief on poll win

WASHINGTON, Aug 05 (INP): A member of the United States Congress, Sheila Jackson Lee, felicitated Chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan over the...

British campaigners hopeful Pakistan will exchange Shakil Afridi for Aafia Siddiqui: The Guardian

LONDON, Aug 05 (INP): During weeks of frenetic political campaigning, an influential group of British Pakistanis has been negotiating with Khan and senior military...

Venezuelan President unharmed after drone ‘attack’ with explosives

CARACAS, Aug 95 (INP): Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro escaped an "attack" Saturday when multiple drones carrying explosives detonated near him as he gave a...

Indian atrocities demand international attention:UN human rights commissioner

NEW YORK, Aug 04 (INP): UN Human Rights High Commissioner, Zeid Raad al-Hussein has said that, the excessive use of force by India in...

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Imran Khan takes oath as 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Aug 18 (INP): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan was sworn in as the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan on Saturday. President Mamnoon Hussain...

Bilawal’s maiden NA speech becomes an instant hit

ISLAMABAD, Aug 17 (INP): Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto made his maiden speech in the National Assembly on Friday after being elected for...

PTI nominates Usman Buzdar for Punjab CM slot

ISLAMABAD, Aug 17 (INP): Newly-elected Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has nominated Sardar Usman Ahmad Khan Buzdar as the new contender for the...