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9 policemen killed in North Afghan insider attack

In Afghanistan, at least nine police personnel have been killed following a suspected insider attack in northern province of Balkh.

According to police sources, the incident occurred in Char Bolak district when a police officer shot and killed nine of …

20 injured as Peshawar-bound train derails near Attock

Twenty passengers were injured after eight bogies of Peshawar-bound Khushhal Express derailed between Attock and Mianwali on Sunday morning.

Pakistan Railways spokesperson said Rail traffic was suspended after the incident took place between Sohan Bridge and Makhad Road railway stations.…

PAKISTAN: PIA FLIGHT CARRYING BEGUM KULSOOM’S BODY ARRIVES IN LAHORE

A Pakistan International Airlines’ flight carrying the body of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, the wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, from London arrived in Lahore early Friday.

The flight landed at the Allama Iqbal International Airport here around 6:45 a.m …

Costa Rica’s Independence Day

On behalf of the Government of the United States, I congratulate the people of Costa Rica on your 197th anniversary of independence on September 15.

Cooperation between Costa Rica and the United States is stronger than ever. Our enduring and …

Syria and Jordan begin talks on opening vital border crossing

Jordan and Syria held their first technical talks on opening a major border crossing in southern Syria that was recaptured from the opposition last July, a Jordanian official source said on Thursday, according to Reuters.

Damascus, which took back the …

Chinese building its largest marine fisheries research vessels

Chinese Researchers are building the country’s two largest marine fisheries research vessels. The main bodies of the two vessels are Blue Ocean and Lanhai 201, were completed in Shanghai.

According to the study, they have been put into the water …