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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's speech was the longest at UNGA 2019

The last time a leader spoke for this long was when Libya's former leader Muammar al-Gaddafi spoke for around 96 minutes in 2009.

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Pakistan denies entry to Committee to Protect Journalists official

Steven Butler had traveled to Lahore to participate in the Asma Jahangir Conference–Roadmap for Human Rights in Pakistan, an event named after a Pakistani lawyer and rights activist who died last…

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No relief for Pakistan from FATF? Formal statement expected today

An official announcement by the body is expected to be made today. 

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Prince William and Kate Middleton land in Pakistan capital after aborted flight

On Thursday an RAF Voyager carrying the royals, who are on a four-day official visit to Pakistan, aborted landings in Islamabad and nearby Rawalpindi due to severe turbulence.

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Afghan forces kill facilitator of Taliban explosions in Takhar province

As per local media reports, NDS Special Forces have also arrested a group of 9 Taliban terrorists during a separate operation in Takhar province.

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Students of Balochistan University continue protests against campus harassment

The protesting students marched through the campus to put pressure on the officials to take action against the culprits.

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Bangladesh Border Guards shoot, kill Indian soldier: Official

The incident in the Indian state of West Bengal took place after Bangladesh detained three Indian fishermen for allegedly sailing into their waters searching for Hilsa. 

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Record-chasing Nepali climber wants to inspire next generation

Sherpas -- Nepalis who often work as guides for foreign mountaineers -- are the backbone of the country's lucrative climbing industry, but don't attract as much attention or accolades as their…

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Afghan security forces launch operations in northern Baghlan

The operation took place in Dand-e-Shahabuddin, Dand-e-Ghori and the Kela Gai areas of Baghlan province.

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Afghanistan to miss October 19 deadline for presidential poll results: Report

'The data entry of the voters to the main database of the commission has not been completed yet,' said Abdul Aziz Ibrahimi, a spokesman of the Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan (IEC…

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TAPI Chairman meets Pakistan Foreign Minister, apprises him of project progress

Shah Mahmood Qureshi assured the delegation about the government`s commitment to ensure early implementation of the TAPI Gas project and promote cooperation in the energy sector with Turkmenistan…

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Fire breaks out at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan

The incident occurred on Wednesday evening when sparks from the ongoing welding work at the Gurudwara caused the blankets kept in the vicinity to catch fire.

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First transgender councillor elected in Bangladesh

A transgender candidate has been elected as councillor for a rural Bangladeshi town.

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Taliban claim responsibility of attack that killed two policemen in Afghanistan

The Taliban on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing near police headquarters.

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Seven Taliban terrorists killed, eight arrested in Eastern Afghanistan

Seven Taliban terrorists were killed and eight others arrested during military operations in Wardak and Paktika.

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