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Sunday , January 29 2023

International

Hunt for survivors as Afghan, Pakistan quake toll tops 350

ISLAMABAD, Oct 27, (Agencies): Rescuers were Tuesday picking their way through rugged terrain and pockets of Taliban insurgency in the search for survivors after a …

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Iran has over 1,000 troops in Iraq, over 2,000 in Syria: US

WASHINGTON, Oct 27, (Agencies): Washington believes there are fewer than 2,000 Iranian troops in Syria helping the forces of President Bashar al-Assad and more than …

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Quake in South Asia kills over 200 – Magnitude 7.5 earthquake centered in NE Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, Oct 26, (Agencies): A powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake which rocked parts of South Asia killed 215 people Monday, including 12 Afghan girls crushed in …

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‘DAESH slaughtered my brother’ – Video of freed IS hostage testimonies released

BAGHDAD, Oct 26, (Agencies): Iraq’s Kurds on Monday released fresh video of freed hostages speaking about torture inside a jihadist-run prison raided last week in …

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‘Find evidence, don’t plant it’ – Homicide unit promoting a radical idea

LAHORE, Pakistan, Oct 26, (RTRS): Pakistan’s first specialized homicide investigation unit is promoting a radical idea: find evidence, don’t plant it. Launched last month by …

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‘Fly … don’t walk’, EU to persuade refugees – Migrant Balkan surge continues

BELGRADE, Serbia, Oct 26, (Agencies): The surge of migrants crossing the Balkans on their way to Western Europe continued unabated on Monday in the hours …

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World would be better place if Saddam, Gaddafi still in power: Trump

WASHINGTON, Oct 26, (Agencies): The world would be a better place if dictators such as Saddam Hussein and Muammar Gaddafi were still in power, top …

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Lost Indian girl preps to go home – Geeta believes she has finally ID’d her family

KARACHI, Oct 25, (AFP): Accidentally stranded in Pakistan for more than a decade, the young deafmute woman shows off a single treasured photograph of the …

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Saudi sees Syria progress – No role for Assad in ‘future’

CAIRO, Oct 25, (Agencies): Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister insisted on Sunday that Syrian leader Bashar al- Assad should have no role in Syria’s “future,” adding …

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Video shows rescue

The Kurdish regional government in northern Iraq released a video Sunday purportedly showing the joint raid of a prison by US and Kurdish Peshmerga forces …

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