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China says 'attaches importance' to Pak's Kashmir stand

Published on 29-Sep-2016
China today said it 'attaches importance' to Pakistan's stand on Kashmir but hoped that New Delhi and Islamabad resolve the issue through dialogue and consultation to 'safeguard' peace and stability in the region. AP/PTI file photo

China today said it 'attaches importance' to Pakistan's stand on Kashmir but hoped that New Delhi and Islamabad...

As Islamic State loses ground, risk in US rises

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Islamic State proclaimed a caliphate over parts of Iraq and Syria in 2014 but has lost a significant amount of territory since then to U.S.-backed offensives, though it still controls oil wells on Syrian land. Reuters file photo

The United States is likely to face a higher risk of Islamic State-inspired attacks over the next two years as...

Would let daughters to join military service: Obama

Published on 29-Sep-2016
'If Malia and Sasha decided that that was an avenue that they wanted to take, I would be proud of them,' Obama said at a military town hall in Virginia. Reuters file photo

US President Barack Obama has said that he would be proud if his daughters decided to serve in the military, but...

Taliban leaders watched U.S. presidential debate, blast 'non-serious' Trump

Published on 29-Sep-2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton speak at the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. Reuters photo

Taliban leaders followed the U.S. presidential debate closely but heard nothing on Afghanistan, a spokesman said on...

US Security Advisor calls Doval, condemns Uri terror attack

Published on 29-Sep-2016
US National Security Advisor Susan Rice. Reuters file photo

US National Security Advisor Susan Rice called her Indian counterpart Ajit Doval and condemned the Uri terrorist attack...

School shooter killed father before rampage: Authorities

Published on 29-Sep-2016
The injured are two children and a teacher at Townville elementary, in the west of the US state, the officer told local broadcaster WYFF, adding that the extent of their injuries was not immediately known.  Picture courtesy Twitter

A teenager killed his father at their home before going to a nearby elementary school and opening fire with a handgun...

No one country can unilaterally separate itself from IWT: Pak

Published on 28-Sep-2016
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. AP file photo

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said the Indus Water Treaty was a mutually agreed arrangement between India...

SAARC Summit could be postponed, hints Pak

Published on 28-Sep-2016
Sartaj Aziz. AP file photo

Pakistan today hinted that the next SAARC Summit here in November could be postponed if India has...

US threatens to end negotiations with Russia on Syria

Published on 28-Sep-2016
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during the International Syria Support Group meeting at the Palace Hotel in Manhattan. Reuters photo

US Secretary of State John Kerry called his Russian counterpart today and warned him that Washington will...

Shimon Peres witnessed Israel's history, and shaped it

Published on 28-Sep-2016
Shimon Peres tries a well during his visit in Belarussian village of Vishnevo, Belarus January 15, 1998. Photo taken January 15, 1998. Reuters

At every corner of Israel's tumultuous history, Shimon Peres was there. He was a young aide to the nation's founding fathers...

Photo Gallery
Kane Williamson selects a suit length at a Garments shop in Kolkata on Wednesday...

Kane Williamson selects a suit length at a Garments shop in Kolkata on Wednesday...

Women practice Gujarati 'Garba' as they celebrate for the upcoming 'Navratri festival'...

Women practice Gujarati 'Garba' as they celebrate for the upcoming 'Navratri festival'...

A submerged temple after opening of Bargi dam gate at Gaurighat in Jabalpur on Wednesday...

A submerged temple after opening of Bargi dam gate at Gaurighat in Jabalpur on Wednesday...

Pranab Mukherjee  during a visit to Kedarnath Temple at Kedarnath in Uttarakhand on Wednesday....

Pranab Mukherjee during a visit to Kedarnath Temple at Kedarnath in Uttarakhand on Wednesday....

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut attends the GQ India Men of the Year Awards 2016...

Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut attends the GQ India Men of the Year Awards 2016...

Ranveer Singh attends the GQ India Men of the Year Awards 2016, in Mumbai...

Ranveer Singh attends the GQ India Men of the Year Awards 2016, in Mumbai...

Prabhu Deva and actress Tamanna during a promotional event for their upcoming film Devi...

Prabhu Deva and actress Tamanna during a promotional event for their upcoming film Devi...

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, Disha Patani and Kiara Advani talking to media person....

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, Disha Patani and Kiara Advani talking to media person....

Sourav Ganguly and Indian cricket team coach Anil Kumble during a practice session...

Sourav Ganguly and Indian cricket team coach Anil Kumble during a practice session...

Ajay Devgn with his daughter Nysa during a campaign in Mumbai...

Ajay Devgn with his daughter Nysa during a campaign in Mumbai...

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