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File photo of Babri Masjid. Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Nov 23, 2018, 06.58 PM (IST)

Karachi Police woman officer prevented terrorists from reaching Chinese consulate staff

A fearless woman officer of Karachi Police, who was once abandoned by relatives in her village for joining a private school, on Friday saved the lives of many Chinese diplomatic staff when heavily-armed terrorists stormed the mission in the Pakistani city.

EU won't give us better Brexit deal if parliament rejects current one: UK PM May

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday the European Union would not renegotiate the Brexit deal if Britain's parliament rejected the current version of the exit agreement.

It took us only 17 mins to demolish Babri Masjid: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut

In what could stir up a possible controversy, Shiv Sena Member of Parliament Sanjay Raut on Friday implied that it would not take long to bring an ordinance for construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya when it took only 17 minutes for the Ram bhakts (devotees) to demolish Babri Masjid.

Turkey says Trump turning a 'blind eye' to Khashoggi murder

Turkey on Friday said US President Donald Trump intended to turn a "blind eye" to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder after he said it would not affect Washington's ties with Riyadh.

30 killed, 40 injured in powerful blast in Pakistan's northwest

A powerful bomb blast ripped through a busy market outside a religious seminary in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Friday, killing at least 30 people and injuring over 40 others, officials said.