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Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif to raise Kashmir issue in UN speech

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ahead of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly. (AP)

Pakistan says there is 'no reason' for Nawaz Sharif not to raise issue of Kashmir during his address...

Pakistan "spoiled the talks" by talking to Hurriyat, says Sushma SwarajPIA airhostess arrested in Italy for carrying drugs
Would US have right of hot pursuit in Syria?
Obama administration officials returned Tuesday to citing Congress' 2001 authorization to wage war.

US told Iran of intent to strike Islamic State in Syria: Source

The United States informed Iran in advance of its intention to strike Islamic State militants in Syr...

Barack Obama to meet Iraqi PM and Egyptian President in New York

US President Barack Obama would meet new Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and his Egyptian count...

US rules out 'trading aspects' with Iran to fight Islamic State

US said it will not be "trading aspects" of Tehran's controversial nuclear programme to secure commi...

Pakistan's powerful spy agency gets new chief

Army chief Gen Raheel Sharif, was today appointed as new head of Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI.
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Jets scrambled to unresponsive aircraft over Atlantic
Two F-15 fighter jets have been scrambled to investigate an unresponsive aircraft over the Atlantic....
Al-Qaeda's new India branch not a threat: US
The announcement by al-Qaeda that it has formed a branch for operating in India...
Path to jihad: from upscale Cairo to Islamic State beheadings
After leaving his upscale Cairo neighbourhood to fight with the Islamic State militant group in Syri...
Silicon Valley firms halted spread of grisly video
Silicon Valley firms were prepared this week to quickly block video of an Islamic State militant.
Narendra Modi has chosen Japan as partner to fulfil his aspirations
Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Advisor to the Cabinet of Japan PM Shinzo Abe, talks to Shubhajit Roy ab...
Airstrikes and aid provide relief for Iraqi town
Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleagu...
EU wields Russia sanctions threat but timing vague
EU threatened Russia with new trade sanctions if Moscow fails to start reversing its action in Ukrai...
What's in the Gaza peace deal?
Israel and the Palestinians agreed on Tuesday to an Egyptian-brokered plan to end the fighting in Ga...
China growth not threat to its neighbours: Xi Jinping
Chinese President Xi Jinping said that the perceived threat from China's growth was a "simple distor...
Hospitals overdo Ebola plans, posing new risks: Researchers
Fear of Ebola is causing U.S. hospitals to take precautions.
Pakistan social media abuzz with pro and anti-govt debates
As the Pakistan government and protesters were locked in an intense standoff in the capital.
How 1 US factory owner fought cheap imports
Much of U.S. manufacturing has been decimated in the past decade by less expensive imports from Chin...
ALS Celebrities in 'Ice Bucket Challenge' to fight disease
Spielberg, Bieber and Bill Gates are among celebrities pouring buckets of ice water over their heads...
Smoking in pregnancy may affect grandchildren's growth
Smoking during pregnancy can affect the growth of a woman's future grandkids, a new study has found.
Yoga may boost your brainpower: Study
Practicing hatha yoga three times a week can significantly improve cognitive function in the elderly...
Good neighbours may curb your heart attack risk
Love thy neighbour, it may be good for your heart!
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