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  • Pakistan warns India against 'misadventure'

    Date: 2019-04-07 18:16:27 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:75 - ID:7886348

    ISLAMABAD, April 7 (MENA) - Pakistan's Foreign Office summoned the Indian deputy high commissioner and handed him a demarche to convey Islamabad's objections. "India has been strongly warned by Pakistan in case of any planned misadventure", the ....

  • Attaining universal health coverage is possible - WHO

    Date: 2019-04-07 13:47:00 GMT - Switzerland - World - SN:53 - ID:7885685

    GENEVA, April 7 (MENA) - Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom asserted that all countries have committed to achieving universal health coverage (UHC) by 2030. To meet that target, we need to see 1 billion people ....

  • Plane evacuated at Moscow’s airport after bomb threat

    Date: 2019-04-06 18:53:38 GMT - Russia - World - SN:61 - ID:7884913

    MOSCOW, April 6 (MENA) - The passengers of a plane on the tarmac of Moscow's Domodedovo airport on Saturday were evacuated in response to a bomb threat on the plane which was bound for Tokyo, an air source told TASS. "The Moscow-Tokyo flight was ....

  • 3 dead in blast at Iranian military shipyard

    Date: 2019-04-06 17:39:01 GMT - Iran - World - SN:51 - ID:7884471

    TEHRAN, April 6 (MENA) - A submarine battery exploded at an Iranian military shipyard on Saturday, killing three workers, The New York Times cited the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) TV news channel as saying. "Three Defense Ministry ....

  • Three Afghan killed, 19 injured in Jalalabad explosion

    Date: 2019-04-06 08:59:47 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:14 - ID:7883877

    KABUL, April 6 (MENA) - At least three people were killed and 19 others were wounded on Saturday when twin explosions hit Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of eastern Nangarhar province. Provincial governor’s spokesman Attaullah Khogyani ....

  • 2 Afghan soldiers wounded in Nangarhar explosion

    Date: 2019-04-06 07:43:59 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:9 - ID:7883787

    KABUL, April 6 (MENA) - Two Afghan soldiers affiliated with the border troops were wounded in an explosion in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province, Khaama Press news agency reported on Saturday. Attaullah Khogyani, the ....

  • US Congress to sue Trump over Border Wall funds

    Date: 2019-04-06 07:31:16 GMT - USA - World - SN:8 - ID:7883732

    WASHINGTON, April 6 (MENA) - US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will sue to prevent what they say is President Donald Trump’s “stealing” of billions of dollars from federal programs and diverting it to building barriers along the US-Mexico ....

  • Man dies after hijacking bus in Slovenia capital

    Date: 2019-04-05 15:18:04 GMT - Slovenia - World - SN:48 - ID:7883121

    LJUBLJANA, April 5 (MENA) - Slovenian police say a man has died upon being arrested after he hijacked a public bus in the capital Ljubljana, the Washington Post reported. Senior police official Stojan Belsak said Friday that an autopsy will ....

  • Gunman dead, 1 woman injured after active shooter reported at Naval Air Station in Virginia

    Date: 2019-04-05 15:08:56 GMT - USA - World - SN:45 - ID:7883231

    WASHINGTON, April 5 (MENA) - One US Navy sailor died and another was injured after a shooting at Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach Friday morning, the Time quoted the authorities as saying. The gunman, a male sailor, was shot and killed ....

  • US revokes ICC prosecutor's entry visa over Afghanistan investigation

    Date: 2019-04-05 13:14:09 GMT - Netherlands - World - SN:38 - ID:7882930

    THE HAGUE, April 5 (MENA) - The United States has revoked the entry visa of the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Fatou Bensouda, her office has said, in a response to her inquiry into possible war crimes by US forces in Afghanistan, ....

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