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Publish on: September 20, 2020

Kabul [Afghanistan]: Unknown gunmen in Afghanistan’s Paktika province have shot dead Dad Mohammad Etemadi, the executive director of the Yusuf Khel district, Shah Mohammad Aryan, a spokesman for the Paktika police chief, told Sputnik on Saturday. According to the spokesman, the incident took place as Etemadi was on his way home. Unidentified individuals opened fire, […]


Publish on: September 20, 2020

London [UK]: A British businessman, formerly of British Secret Intelligence Service MI6, is under investigation for allegedly selling information to undercover spies from China, British media reported citing a White Hall official. Fraser Cameron, who runs the EU-Asia Centre think-tank, is suspected of passing sensitive information about the European Union to two spies allegedly posing […]


Publish on: September 20, 2020

Washington [US]: The US Commerce Department said it is postponing the planned block of new TikTok downloads until September 27, in light of President Donald Trump’s new announcement. “In light of recent positive developments, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, at the direction of President Trump, will delay the prohibition of identified transactions pursuant to Executive […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

Tokyo [Japan], September 19 (ANI/Sputnik): New Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga may meet US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in October, which would be his first meeting with a foreign official in this post, Japan’s media reported on Saturday. According to the NHK broadcaster, Pompeo may visit Japan in October to take part in the […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

New Delhi [India], September 19 (ANI): India has allowed the export of onions lying on ports in transit to all countries including Bangladesh, government sources said on Friday. In the Kolkata zone, there are 20,089 metric tonnes of onion lying on the port while in Mumbai-II zone, 4,576 metric tonnes of the commodity are kept, […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19 (ANI): Amid Chinese intrusion into Taiwan’s air space, President Tsai Ing-wen has pledged deeper ties with the United States during the visit of Keith Krach, US Undersecretary for Economic Affairs, to the nation. According to an official statement, Taiwan President has committed collaboration with the US to strengthen ties. “I hope […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

By Dr Amjad Ayub Mirza Glasglow [UK], September 19 (ANI): Recently Pakistan’s opposition parties thwarted an attempt by Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan government to hold a consultative meeting to discuss a constitutional package for Gilgit Baltistan (GB) by boycotting the session called by the Parliamentary Standing Committee for National Security. This defeat of the […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

Washington [US], September 19 (ANI/Sputnik): The White House expects to make a “fairly fast” decision on TikTok ahead of the November 12 deadline for the Chinese social media application to find a suitable US partner or be shut down, President Donald Trump told reporters. “We’ve some great companies who want to buy it and we’re […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

Taipei [Taiwan], September 19 (ANI): For the second consecutive day, Taiwan’s air force scrambled jets after as many as 19 Chinese aircraft crossed the midline of the Taiwan Strait. “Sep. 19, twelve J-16 fighters, two J-10 fighters, two J-11 fighters, two H-6 bombers and one Y-8 ASW crossed the midline of the Taiwan Strait and […]


Publish on: September 19, 2020

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 19 (ANI): Pakistan on Friday rejected India’s demand that an Indian lawyer or a Queen counsel should be appointed in Kulbhushan Jadhav case to ensure a free and fair trial. “Allowing a Queen’s Counsel for Jadhav is out of the question as only a lawyer with a license to practice in Pakistan […]



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