Tue, 22 Jun 2021

PDM chief says Pak Army should stay away from election

Peshawar [Pakistan], June 21 (ANI): Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said the army and intelligence agencies should ...

Turkey Pushes for Role in Afghanistan After US Pullout

ISTANBUL - Turkey is seeking to play a vital role in Afghanistan following the withdrawal of US forces by offering ...

Tajikistan: COVID-19 crisis escalates, but government in denial

Tajikistan is scrambling for outside assistance as it endures another wave of coronavirus cases. At the same time, however, it ...

China warns nationals to leave Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 21 (ANI): China has warned its nationals to leave Afghanistan immediately as the Taliban continues to capture ...

Pak's links with terrorist attacks across world revealed

New Delhi [India], June 21 (ANI): Pakistan's conspiracy of supporting terrorism has been revealed as links between the various terrorism ...

Afghan government forces recapture 2 districts in Takhar

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 21 (ANI/Xinhua): Afghan government forces in an overnight counter-offensive have recaptured two districts in the northern Takhar ...

Uzbekistan: Campaign on non-state Islam kicking up a gear

Only a handful of years after seeming to ease their hardline position against pious Muslims, authorities in Uzbekistan are reverting ...

AP Interview: Former President Says US Failed in Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - Afghanistan's former president said Sunday the United States came to his country to fight extremism and bring ...

Chinese loans are predatory, opaque in nature: Report

Tel Aviv [Israel], June 21 (ANI): Chinese loans have surpassed lending by the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund ...

Armenia's Pashinyan wins reelection in landslide

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has won reelection in a landslide, gaining a renewed mandate despite leading the country to ...

Asia Album: Pakistan hosts more than 1.4 mln registered Afghan refugees

© Provided by Xinhua ISLAMABAD, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan currently hosts more than 1.4 million registered Afghan refugees who ...

PDM chief Fazl calls Pak's federal budget 'pack of lies'

Peshawar [Pakistan], June 21 (ANI): Amid nationwide criticism over Pakistan's newly introduced federal budget, Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief Maulana ...

Gambit topples Natus Vincere, win BLAST Premier Spring Final

Gambit Esports defeated Natus Vincere for the second time in as many days on Sunday to win the grand final ...

Biden to Host Afghan Leaders Amid US Troop Pullout

ISLAMABAD - Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and his chief peacemaker, Abdullah Abdullah, will travel to the United States for a ...

Biden to meet with Afghan President, Abdullah Abdullah

Washington [US], June 20 (ANI): Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and chairman of Afghanistan's High Council for National Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah ...

Armenians Vote In Snap Elections Triggered By War With Azerbaijan

YEREVAN -- Armenians have gone to the polls in snap parliamentary elections with tensions running high following months of political ...

Uzbek Religious Students Recalled From Egypt, Turkey In New Crackdown

Uzbekistan is once again worrying about where some of its citizens are studying Islam and officials in the country and ...

China must consider environment for BRI projects

Beijing [China], June 20 (ANI): Highlighting environmental concerns, a new study in China argues that the majority of Belt and ...

Only 'genuine Islamic system' can lead to Afghan peace

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 20 (ANI): Amid the unrelenting violence in Afghanistan, the Taliban has said it remains committed to peace ...

Pakistan won't get what it wants after US troops withdrawal

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 20 (ANI): It is becoming increasingly clear that Pakistan, which is caught between a Afghan President Ashraf ...

Afghanistan reports 1,927 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 20 (ANI/Xinhua): Afghanistan on Sunday reported 1,927 new COVID-19 cases and 93 more deaths in 24 hours, ...

Maulana Fazl announces new round of anti-govt rallies

Peshawar [Pakistan], June 20 (ANI): Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) head and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief, Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Sunday ...

Afghan special police arrests 2 for links with Taliban

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The Special Operations Police Forces of the Afghan National Police (ANP) captured two suspected men ...

Pentagon pulling out missile defense from Saudi Arabia

Washington [US], June 20 (ANI): Headquarters of the US Department of Defense, the Pentagon is pulling missile defense systems and ...

Pakistan defends Taliban as violence surge in Afghanistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 20 (ANI): As the Taliban resumes attacks on Afghan security forces and civilians, Pakistan extended support to ...

Afghanistan: US cancels NATO flag-lowering ceremony

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 20 (ANI): The US on Friday cancelled North Atlantic Treaty Organisation's (NATO) flag-lowering ceremony at the last ...

Armenians Voting In Snap Elections Triggered By War With Azerbaijan

YEREVAN -- Armenians are voting in snap parliamentary elections with tensions running high following months of political crisis fueled by ...

Armenians Vote In Tense Election Triggered By War With Azerbaijan

Armenians voted in a snap parliamentary election with tensions running high following a months of political crisis fueled by the ...

Pakistan wanted 'reconciliation' with India: FM Qureshi

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 20 (ANI): Pakistan wanted "reconciliation" with India but the latter "did not reciprocate" and took measures that ...

'No possibility' of bilateral meet with Ajit Doval: Pak NSA

Islamabad [Pakistan], June 20 (ANI): Putting an end to speculation, Pakistani National Security Advisor Moeed Yusuf said there is "no ...

Gambit, G2 win to stay alive at Blast Premier Spring Final

Gambit Esports took down Natus Vincere on Saturday to win the upper bracket and move into the grand final of ...

Sexual Minorities In Kazakhstan Hide Who They Are To Avoid Abuse

A 2018 survey in Kazakhstan indicated intolerance toward sexual minorities, with a majority saying they wouldn't want to 'live next ...

France lose injured Dembele for rest of Euro 2020

France have lost Ousmane Dembele for the rest of Euro 2020 after X-rays showed the Barcelona winger's knee injury would ...

Young Afghan writer and refugee seeks to break down walls, borders

Afghan refugee Parwana Amiri, 17, wrote her first book, "My pen won't break but borders will", about her experience of ...

IFC to support Uzbekistan to modernize its chemical industry

TASHKENT, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Uzbekistan and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) signed a cooperation agreement to attract investment in ...

Afghanistan registers 1,847 new COVID-19 cases, 105,749 in total

KABUL, June 21 (Xinhua) -- An additional 1,847 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Afghanistan over the past ...

5 civilians killed in mortar mine attack in northern Afghanistan

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Five civilians including children were killed and eight others injured as a mortar mine ...

China launches emergency response to first flood of 2021

BEIJING, June 21 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday launched a level III emergency response for flood control as the country ...

Kyrgyzstan reports 585 new COVID-19 cases

BISHKEK, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Kyrgyzstan on Monday reported 585 new COVID-19 cases, taking the country's total infections to 115,615. ...

Mongolia adds 2,268 new COVID-19 cases

ULAN BATOR, June 21 (Xinhua) -- Mongolia reported 2,268 new COVID-19 cases during the past 24 hours, taking the country's ...

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Uzbekistan denies new opposition party registration

Uzbekistan's Justice Ministry announced on June 21 that it had denied registration to a recently formed opposition party, thereby again ...

PDM chief says Pak Army should stay away from election

Peshawar [Pakistan], June 21 (ANI): Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said the army and intelligence agencies should ...

Turkey Pushes for Role in Afghanistan After US Pullout

ISTANBUL - Turkey is seeking to play a vital role in Afghanistan following the withdrawal of US forces by offering ...

Tajikistan: COVID-19 crisis escalates, but government in denial

Tajikistan is scrambling for outside assistance as it endures another wave of coronavirus cases. At the same time, however, it ...

China warns nationals to leave Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], June 21 (ANI): China has warned its nationals to leave Afghanistan immediately as the Taliban continues to capture ...

Pak's links with terrorist attacks across world revealed

New Delhi [India], June 21 (ANI): Pakistan's conspiracy of supporting terrorism has been revealed as links between the various terrorism ...

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