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  • Five Pakistani policemen killed, injured in attack in Gilgit

    Date: 2018-08-11 10:16:02 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:16 - ID:7528335

    ISLAMABAD, Aug 11 (MENA) - Three Pakistani police personnel were killed and two others injured as terrorists attacked a check post in Kargah early Saturday morning, Geo News channel reported. According to the Pakistani police, eight to 10 ....

  • Taliban’s attempt to attack outposts in Kabul foiled

    Date: 2018-08-11 09:51:06 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:15 - ID:7528234

    KABUL, Aug 11 (MENA) - The Afghan Military said the armed forces have foiled Taliban’s bid to carry out a coordinated attack on security outposts in Sarobi district of Kabul, Khaama Press news agency reported on Saturday. The 201st Silab Corps of ....

  • Six injured in suicide blast in Pakistan

    Date: 2018-08-11 08:47:17 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:10 - ID:7528226

    ISLAMABAD, Aug 11 (MENA) - At least six people were injured in a suicide blast near a bus carrying employees of Saindak Copper Gold Project in Dalbandin, Chaghai on Saturday, Geo News channel reported. Commissioner of Quetta Division Muhammad ....

  • Beijing Great Wall closes following downpour forecast

    Date: 2018-08-11 08:33:35 GMT - China - World - SN:9 - ID:7528225

    BEIJING, Aug 11 (MENA) - The Badaling section of the Great Wall in Beijing's Yanqing District temporarily closed starting Saturday afternoon, as a heavy rainstorm is expected to hit the area, the Chinese news agency Xinhua reported. The reopening ....

  • S.Korea, India discuss N.Korea's denuclearization

    Date: 2018-08-11 07:53:54 GMT - south korea - World - SN:8 - ID:7528159

    SEOUL, Aug 11 (MENA) - South Korea's Defense Minister Song Young-moo has held talks with his Indian counterpart, Nirmala Sitharaman, to discuss ways to expand bilateral ties and collaboration for North Korea's denuclearization, Yonhap news agency ....

  • Stolen plane crashes after rogue flight from Sea-Tac airport

    Date: 2018-08-11 07:42:23 GMT - USA - World - SN:7 - ID:7528158

    WASHINGTON, Aug 11 (MENA) - A plane has been stolen from Seattle-Tacoma international airport by an airline mechanic and crashed, authorities have confirmed after F-15 fighter jets were scrambled and flights grounded in a major security ....

  • Two police officers among four killed in Canada shooting

    Date: 2018-08-10 21:25:38 GMT - Canada - World - SN:70 - ID:7528011

    OTTAWA, Aug 10 (MENA) - Two police officers were among four people killed in a shooting in Fredericton, New Brunswick, FOX News quoted police in the Canadian provincial capital as sayimg Friday. A suspect is in custody, and the crime scene has ....

  • S. Korea sends envoy to Libya to seek release of hostage

    Date: 2018-08-10 19:47:53 GMT - south korea - World - SN:64 - ID:7527980

    SEOUL, Aug 10 (MENA) - South Korea's foreign ministry said Friday it has sent an envoy to Libya as part of efforts to win the release of a South Korean national kidnapped by an unidentified armed group there. Baik Joo-hyeon, South Korea's former ....

  • WB supports Nigeria with dlrs 611 million to get children back to school

    Date: 2018-08-10 17:01:39 GMT - Nigeria - World - SN:55 - ID:7527623

    ABUJA, Aug 10 (MENA) - Coordinator of the Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) program Gidado Tahir said the World Bank (WB) will support Nigeria with dlrs 611 million to get children back to school, according to the official News ....

  • Injury toll rises to 30 in clashes with Israeli troops

    Date: 2018-08-10 16:41:46 GMT - palestine - World - SN:53 - ID:7527804

    GAZA CITY, Aug 10 (MENA) - The Palestinian Health Ministry said that the number of Palestinians wounded in clashes with Israeli occupation forces during the weekly "Great March of Return" protests has risen to 30, including one in critical ....

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