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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan [Photo: Archive] PAKISTAN – Prime Minister Imran Khan warned “a hasty international withdrawal would be unwise,” saying peace is within reach in Afghanistan. In an op-ed published in The Washington...

There is a growing concern that Armenia and Azerbaijan will return to battle over the disputed area of Nagorno-Karabakh. Despite the international call for calm, battles between the two countries continued overnight over the disputed...

By Mohammad Haroon Alim on Sep 28th, 2020

Japan’s new Prime Minister, Yoshihide Suga. [Photo: IAG] Succeeding Shinzo Abe former Prime Minister of Japan, Yoshihide Suga was elected as the new Prime Minister to Lead Japan. The former chief cabinet secretary won the leadership...

By Mohammad Haroon Alim on Sep 17th, 2020

U.S Special Envoy for Afghanistan reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad has met with Indian officials in Delhi on Tuesday, following the meeting with Pakistani officials. Khalilzad held a meeting with India’s External Affairs Minister S...

The United States Special Representative Zalmay Khalilzad met with Pakistani officials Monday, and held a dialogue session on the current Afghan peace process. Khalilzad spoke to General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Pakistani Chief of Staff, as...

By Mohammad Haroon Alim on Sep 15th, 2020

Lawmaker & Politician Mohsin Javed Dawar was restricted entry to Quetta a Pakistani province. Mohsin who is a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan and a leader of the Pashtun Salvation ‘Tahafuz’ movement was barred entry...

Germany said there is unequivocal proof that Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny was given Novichok poison. Angela Merkel said to press this was an attempted murder and Russian would have to answer it. Navalny was flown to...

India’s COVID-19 tally increased to 3.7 million as 69,921 new cases in 24 hours have surfaced on Tuesday. Currently, India has 785,996 active cases of the disease while 2,839,882 patients have been discharged. India has recorded...

Former President Pranab Mukherjee died at the age of 84 [Photo: PTI] INDIA – Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee died at the age of 84, according to a tweet his son sent online Monday. “With a Heavy Heart, this is to inform you...

By Mohammad Arif Sheva on Sep 1st, 2020

Japan’s Prime Minister resigns from his position because of his health deterioration. He said his illness shouldn’t have baffled in the cause of decision making and he continued apologizing to Japanese people for leaving his duties...

By Mohammad Haroon Alim on Aug 29th, 2020

Afghanistan: The Afghan Cricket Team is all set to play a one-off test match against Australia in coming December, marking the team’s first test match with Australia. “Afghanistan is all set to play their first-ever test against...

Taliban’s Political Office in Doha revealed names of at least 21 members who form a negotiating team during the Intra-Afghan talks, adding 13 of them are key members of the group. Here is names of the Taliban members for Intra-Afghan...

Military officials guard the blast scene, as area is cordoned off. [Nickee Butlangan/AFP] PHILIPPINES – At least 20 people killed and further 75 injured as a twin blasts rocked the Southern Philippines town of Jolo, according to authorities. A...

By Mohammad Arif Sheva on Aug 25th, 2020

Three militant groups in Pakistan got reunited to jointly fight against the Pakistan government, Washington Post reported. Jamaat-ul-Ahrar and Hezb-ul-Ahrar were the two splinter groups that split years ago from Tahreek Taliban Pakistan(TTP)...

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni announced his retirement from the ICC on his Instagram post on Sunday, however, he also clarified that he would continue playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Dhoni has been recognized as one of...

By Khaama Press on Aug 18th, 2020