Mogadishu, Nov 30 : THe Somali National Army (SNA) on Saturday killed six al-Shabab militants in a gun-battle in the country’s southern region of Gedo, a military officer confirmed. Mohamed Ali Abdullahi, commander of Somali National Army (SNA) in Bardhere town, said they had launched an attack on al-Shabab militants in the area following a […]

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Pyongyang, Nov 30 : North Korea slammed the Japanese Prime Minister on Saturday after Shinzo Abe termed the projectiles fired by Pyongyang two days back, as ballistic missiles. A statement issued by state news agency KCNA by a vice director general of the Department of Japanese Affairs of the North Korean foreign ministry said that […]

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London, Nov 30 : Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan has been acquired by Sussex for the third year running for the T20 Blast. Rashid will join Sussex Sharks for the entire group stage of the competition, subject to international clearance. “I am really happy to be returning to Hove for next year’s Blast. Sussex is like […]

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New Delhi, Nov 28 : Over 30,000 Indian students received a General Student visa to the UK for the year ending September 2019 — up from almost 19,000 the previous year, marking a 63 per cent increase year on year, a statement said. In the last decade, more than 270,000 Indian students have benefited from […]

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Lahore, Nov 28 : Students in Pakistan have decided to come together under the Student Action Committee (SAC) for a Student Solidarity March at 50 places across the country on November 29. The students are demanding better education facilities, reduction in fees, reinstatement of student unions, sexual equality and freedom of expression on the campuses. […]

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Baghdad, Nov 28 : As many as 13 people were killed and 70 others injured in firing in Iraq amid a fresh wave of protests in the southern city of Nasiriya on Thursday. Security forces opened fire and used tear gas to clear two bridges blocked by protesters. The agitating Iraqis have been demanding more […]

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Hong Kong, Nov 28 : The Chinese government on Thursday threatened the United States after its President Donald Trump signed two bills into law supporting Hong Kongs pro-democracy protesters. Trump in a statement said he had signed the bills the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act 2019 and one against crowd control munition exports […]

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Islamabad, Nov 26 : Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday dismissed a plea accusing Prime Minister Imran Khan of contempt of court over his recent remarks on the judiciary. Earlier in the day, the High Court had reserved its order on the maintainability of the petition. The plea, filed by Advocate Saleemullah Khan on Monday, […]

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Baghdad, Nov 27 : At least six civilians were killed and 17 others wounded on Tuesday in three bombing attacks in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, an Interior Ministry official said. “The latest reports said that a total of six people were killed and 17 others wounded in the three bomb explosions in the evening in […]

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