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Suicide bomber kills three near Kabul cricket stadium: Police

Thursday, 14 Sep 2017 | AFP | Kabul

A suicide bomber killed three people including a policeman and wounded five others after blowing himself up near a cricket stadium in Kabul on Wednesday, police said. The attacker detonated the bomb after he was stopped at a security checkpoint as he walked towards the stadium where a match was under...

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Thursday, 14 Sep 2017 | Agencies

DAWOOD IBRAHIM’S UK PROPERTIES SEIZED London: In a boost for Indian agencies, authorities in the United Kingdom have seized properties belonging to fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim, the media reported on Wednesday. Dawood Ibrahim’s name appears on the latest UK Treasury Department’s “Consolidated List of Financial Sanctions Targets”, the Birmingham Mail reported. WILL...

India rejects UN Human Rights chief’s criticism

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | PTI | Geneva

India on Tuesday strongly rejected the criticism by the UN Human Rights chief over its handling of Rohingya Muslim refugees, human rights situations in Jammu and Kashmir and observation relating to the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh, saying it was ‘perplexed’ at the remarks. UN Human Rights chief Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein,...

Pak’s Punjab Govt dismisses Saeed’s plea to end his detention

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | PTI | Lahore

Pakistan’s Punjab Government has dismissed the plea of Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed to end his detention fearing that it may create a law and order situation in the province, the Lahore High Court was informed on Tuesday. The Home Department of Punjab today submitted a two-page reply to the LHC, informing...

N Korea slams ‘vicious’ US-led UN sanctions

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | AFP | Geneva

North Korea on Tuesday blasted ‘vicious’ sanctions imposed by the UN over its latest and most powerful nuclear test, threatening revenge against Washington, who it blamed for leading the charge. “Yesterday the Washington regime fabricated the most vicious sanctions resolution,” Pyongyang’s ambassador in Geneva told the UN Conference on Disarmament in...

Myanmar crackdown marks death of Nobel: Khamenei

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | AFP | Tehran

Myanmar’s crackdown on Rohingya Muslims marks the ‘death of the Nobel Peace Prize’, Iran’s supreme leader said today in a sharp attack on Burmese laureate Aung San Suu Kyi. “A cruel Government, at the top of which sits a cruel woman who was awarded a Nobel prize, kills innocent people, sets...

Hasina accuses Myanmar of committing atrocities on Rohingyas

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | PTI | Dhaka:

: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today accused Buddhist-majority Myanmar of committing atrocities on Rohingya Muslims, saying Dhaka will not tolerate any kind of injustice and its protest will continue. She also asked Myanmar to ‘take steps’ to take back its nationals who have fled to Bangladesh following the violence. “We want...

Police: 9 killed, including suspect, at suburban Dallas

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | AP | Plano

Nine people, including a suspect who was fatally shot by an officer, have died after a man opened fire during a gathering to watch football at a suburban Dallas home, police says. Plano police Chief Gregory W Rushin said at a last afternoon news conference that one of two people hospitalised...

May wins major Brexit vote in UK Parliament

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | PTI | London

British MPs on Tuesday voted in favour of a bill to end the UK’s membership to the European Union, a reprieve for Prime Minister Theresa May who hailed the “historic decision”. Lawmakers voted by 326 to 290 in favour of backing the EU Withdrawal Bill, which will now go forward for...

Erdogan denies secret meeting with Assad

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 | IANS | Ankara:

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has refuted reports claiming that he held a secret meeting with Syrian President Bashar Assad, a media report said on Tuesday. “I did not meet Assad, and I have no intention of meeting him,” Erdogan said, commenting on social media reports about holding secret talks at...


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38-yr-old held for duping people coming to ATM

17 Sep 2017 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

A 38-year-old man has been arrested by the Farsh Bazaar police for allegedly duping people coming to ATM and fraudulently withdrawing their money. Twelve ATM cards have been recovered from his possession...

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19 Sep 2017 | PNS | New Delhi

MP warns against fake ads Koderma MP Ravindra Kumar Roy has warned youths to beware of fake job advertisements for KISAN TV Channel as a gang is cheating on the name of the job in this TV channel. Roy appealed to the youths not come in such a hoax as in the name of training they are asking youths to deposit money in their accounts...

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