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delegation of Kashmiri Pandits met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Houston on Sunday morning ahead of the 'Howdy,

Iran asks West to leave Persian Gulf as tensions heightened

Iran's president called Sunday on Western powers to leave

'If attack launched from Iran, it would be an act of war'

If an investigation shows that last week's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities was launched from Iranian territory, the

Flights cancelled as Typhoon Tapah approaches Japan

Typhoon Tapah approached southwestern Japan on Sunday, with heavy rain and strong winds grounding hundreds of regional flights.Tapah,

IS claims Iraq minibus bombing that killed 12

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Saturday for a minibus bombing in Iraq a day earlier, which killed

India seizes one ton of ketamine on boat, arrests 6

India's coast guard has arrested six Myanmar men and seized US$42 million (S$57.82 million) worth of ketamine after spotting

Thousands of Houthi violations leave hundreds dead in Yemen

The Houthi militia committed 16,000 violations in the last three years against civilians in Yemen's Al-Jawf province, according

Pakistan bus accident kills 23, injures 18

Pakistani police say a bus has rammed into a hill after it breaks failed on a mountainous road, killing

Imran flies to US in Salman's 'special aircraft'

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is set to raise the Kashmir issue at the United Nations General

Ten dead in China truck accident

Ten people died and another 16 were injured after a truck lost control and hit a crowd of people

Flights between S'pore and Malaysia cancelled due to haze

Six out of 14 flights scheduled out of Sultan Azlan Shah Airport in Ipoh were cancelled on Sunday

Rivlin begins talks to form new govt

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin began two days of crucial talks Sunday with party leaders before selecting his candidate for

Modi meets Kashmiri Pandits in Houston, assures them of new Kashmir

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a “special interaction” with a 17-member delegation of Kashmiri Pandits here and assured them

Ten dead, 16 hurt as truck ploughs into crowd in China

Ten people died and another 16 were injured after a truck lost control and

Sri Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter suicide bombings

A fresh inquiry into the Easter 

Bus crash kills 22 in northwest Pakistan, after brakes fail

Pakistani police say a bus has rammed into a hill after it breaks failed

Hong Kong protesters, police face off in renewed clashes

 Protesters in Hong Kong threw gasoline bombs and police

IS claims Iraq minibus bombing that killed 12

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Saturday for a

Typhoon Tapah triggers blackout in southern Japan

A powerful typhoon hit Japan’s southern Okinawa islands Saturday, cutting power to more than

Iranian sailor held by Somali pirates since 2015 freed

An Iranian sailor held hostage by Somali pirates for more than four years has

UN welcomes Houthi peace initiative in Yemen

The UN has welcomed a proposal from Yemen's Iran-backed Houthi rebels to end all

Imran arrives in Madinah, visits Prophet's Mosque

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Madinah on Friday to visit the Prophet's Mosque. Khan was received

HK police fire tear gas to break up protesters

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse democracy protesters marching in sweltering heat on Saturday after pro-China groups

BJP Targets Haryana, Maharashtra

The Indian Election Commission yesterday announced dates for assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana, with both BJP-ruled states

Egyptians protest against Fattah al-Sisi

Tear gas has been fired to disperse demonstrators in Egypt, at some of the first protests since President

In Syria's Idlib, education a casualty of war

Near the village of Hazano in northwestern Syria, children come running through the olive groves every morning to meet

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