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Indian officials storm offices of Amnesty International to stop occupied Kashmir coverage

Indian officials on Friday raided the offices of renowned human rights group Amnesty International on trumped up charges of foreign funding from the United Kingdom that violate local law, according to a report published by the Qatar-based news publication al-Jazeera. It is widely believed that the investigation into the funding sources of the respected human rights group is a pressure...

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Four Kashmiris martyred by Indian forces as restrictions tighten

Indian security forces martyred four kashmiris in occupied valley on Saturday, police said, as the disputed Muslim-majority territory simmers under a lockdown imposed by New Delhi after it revoked its constitutional autonomy in August. Three were martyred in the Batote market area of Jammu where, according to officials. Another Kashmiri was martyre in an 'encounter' in Kangan in the north...

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FDI inflows to increase in Pakistan: Asian Development Bank

ISLAMABAD: Foreign capital inflows into Pakistan are expected to increase during the fiscal year 2019-20, Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in its latest report. According to ADB’s flagship economic publication, the Asian Development Outlook (ADO), the foreign direct investment should revive as investors’ confidence was restored with the implementation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) stabilization and reform program. This...

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Police still have no luck apprehending killers of children in Kasur

Police so far have questioned over 500 people and called in to probe another 200, yet they still have no luck apprehending the killers of the four children who were abused in Kasur. Its nearly been a week since the police in Chunian, Kasur, recovered the bodies of three minors — aged between eight and 12 — who were raped...

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Karachi weather turns pleasant as light to heavy showers lashes several areas

KARACHI: Karachi’s weather turned pleasant as the persisting heatwave busted due to light and heavy showers in various areas. Karachi’s several areas, including Sarjani, Malir, Saadi Town, Gulshan-e-Hadeed, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, and Nazimabad received moderate to heavy rainfall. Rain also lashed at The financial hub of the city II Chundrigar Road, Saddar, Liyari and MA Jinnah Road. Earlier, the Pakistan Meteorological Department’s...

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Heat wave in Karachi to persist till tomorrow

KARACHI: The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has predicted that moderate heat wave condition is likely to continue in the metropolis and southern parts of Sindh till tomorrow. According to the weather advisory issued by the Met Office on Monday, the maximum temperature in the city likely to range between 39 - 41ºC. The people of Karachi tolerated 40 degrees Celsius...

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PM Khan meets founder of Kashmir Study Group in New York

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is in New York to attend the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), on Saturday met with the founder the Kashmir Study Group Farooq Kathwari. The premier asked Kathwari to continue informing the world about India's illegal occupation and human rights violations in occupied Kashmir so that they could see...

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Iran issues ‘battlefield’ warning as US deploys troops

Any country that attacks Iran will become the “main battlefield”, the Revolutionary Guards warned on Saturday after Washington ordered reinforcements to the Gulf following attacks on Saudi oil installations it blames on Tehran. Tensions escalated between arch-foes Iran and the United States after last weekend's attacks on Saudi energy giant Aramco's Abqaiq processing plant and Khurais oilfield halved the kingdom's...

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Donald Drump to meet PM Imran and Modi on Monday, Tuesday respectively

US President Donald Trump will meet Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday (September 23) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (September 24) in New York. According to reports in the Indian media, the meetings with the Pakistani and Indian premiers would be held in New York on the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly,...

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Truck bomb kills at least 20 in southern Afghanistan

KABUL: A powerful early morning suicide truck bomb devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, killing at least 20 people and wounding more than 90 others, an official said. The Taliban took responsibility for the attack, which destroyed part of the hospital in Qalat, the capital of southern Zabul province, and left a fleet of ambulances broken and battered....

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Saudi oil attack triggers Trump to ‘substantially increase’ Iran sanctions

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced what he said would be substantial new sanctions against Iran in the first response to what officials say was likely Iranian involvement in an attack on Saudi oil facilities. "I have just instructed the Secretary of the Treasury to substantially increase Sanctions on the country of Iran!" Trump said in a tweet....

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Trump says he will meet with PM Khan, Indian PM Modi soon

WASHINGTON, DC: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he is looking forward to meeting Prime Minister Imran Khan and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month. Talking to reporters on Monday, Trump had insisted that a lot of progress has been made towards reducing tension between India and Pakistan. Trump said, "I'll see Prime Minister Modi and I...

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Bombing at Afghan president’s rally claims 30 lives, Ghani unhurt

KABUL: Taliban suicide attackers killed at least 30 people in Afghanistan on Tuesday, their deadliest bombing taking place near an election rally by President Ashraf Ghani, although he was unhurt. The attacks happened 11 days before Afghanistan’s presidential elections, which Taliban commanders have vowed to violently disrupt, and follow collapsed peace talks between the United States and the insurgent group....

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European Parliament to discuss ongoing crackdown in occupied Kashmir today

The European Parliament is expected to hold discussions today on the ongoing crackdown, human rights violations, and torture of detainees in occupied Kashmir by Indian security forces. The military curfew and communications blackout in Indian-occupied Kashmir has entered the 44th consecutive day today. Yesterday, the India Supreme Court had ordered New Delhi to restore normalcy in the area. Earlier this...

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Indian Supreme Court orders Modi govt to restore normalcy in occupied Kashmir

The Indian Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Narendra Modi led government to restore normalcy in occupied Kashmir. Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi issued these orders while hearing a petition filed by child rights expert Enakshi Ganguly and Professor Shanta Sinha, first Chairperson of the National Commission for Child Rights (NCPCR), stating that there have been reports about the...

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Trump to meet Modi at massive Indian-American gathering in Houston

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a massive gathering of Indian-Americans in Houston, the White House said Sunday, in a symbolic show of the bond between the two leaders and countries. The September 22 rally - dubbed, with a touch of Texan twang, "Howdy, Modi!" - will mark a rare joint appearance between a US...

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US subcommittee to meet post UNGA session on Kashmir: Congressman Sherman

CALIFORNIA: Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Asia Brad Sherman on Saturday said the hearing on the issue of Indian occupied Kashmir will take place after the United Nations General Assembly session. Speaking to a private news channel, the Congressman said, “We are waiting by then [after Congress reconvenes] so that we can get high-level participation of from high-level state...

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