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More than 2,000 people displaced, 19 killed in Myanmar fighting

Tension in the region has risen since Thursday, when a coalition of anti-government insurgent groups known as the Northern Alliance staged attacks including on an elite army college that killed…

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Sri Lanka's new army chief takes office amid international criticism

Monday's appointment of General Shavendra Silva, 55, a key military leader during the final phase of the island nation's 26-year-long war with dissident Tamil Tigers, drew flak from the United…

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Death toll from Afghan wedding blast rises to 80: Officials

The initial death toll after the Saturday night blast was 63, but some of the wounded had died, said Nasrat Rahimi, a spokesman at the interior ministry

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan to visit Shiv Temple in Sindh

During the visit, Khan will address a local Hindu community, Geo News reported, citing sources

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Abrogation of Article 370 is internal matter of India: Bangladesh

So far, Russia, Maldives, United Arab Emirates, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bhutan, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia, US, UN have reacted to India's decision on Kashmir

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Pakistan fired over 200 missiles on Afghanistan's Kunar province in last 3 days

The firing has been reportedly carried out to target the suspected hideouts of jihadi militant groups including Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Pajhwok Afghan News reported

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Pakistan summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner over alleged ceasefire violations

On Monday too, Ahluwalia was summoned by Pakistan for the fifth time in eight days to protest against the alleged ceasefire violation.

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US Taliban negotiator Zalmay Khalilzad returning to Doha for more talks

After talks in Doha, Khalilzad will travel to Kabul where he 'will consult with the leadership of the Afghan government on the peace process and encourage full preparation for intra-Afghan…

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Sri Lanka says international criticism over new army chief 'unwarranted'

Monday's appointment of Shavendra Silva, 55, a key military leader during the final phase of the island nation's 26-year-long war with dissident Tamil Tigers, drew flak from the United States,…

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Will take Kashmir issue to the International Court of Justice: Pak foreign minister Qureshi

On Friday, Pakistan received a setback after the UNSC in a closed-door meeting did not mention article 370 

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Pakistan: Petition submitted to quash FIRs against Hafiz Saeed

The petition was submitted by a JuD affiliate, Malik Zafar Iqbal. The high court will take up the matter for hearing on August 22.

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United States announces humanitarian aid to Afghanistan worth $125 million

The funding will now take the overall US funding to Afghanistan to nearly $190 million this fiscal year.

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UN agency, Bangladesh begin survey of Rohingya over return to Myanmar

Myanmar cleared 3,450 people to return, from a list of more than 22,000 provided by Bangladesh, authorities said.

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Afghanistan ambassador to Spain hurt in Barcelona mugging

The assailants attacked Humayoon Rasaw late Sunday on a street in the centre of town, throwing him to the ground to steal his watch, a police spokeswoman said.

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'I'm here 24/7': Rohingya youths share their stories on social media

The 19-year-old budding photographer, who fled to Bangladesh in August 2017 after a military crackdown in Myanmar, uses his mobile phone to record the daily lives of nearly one million stateless…

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