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Category: World News

‘India confident of inking civilian nuclear deal with Japan’

TOKYO: India is confident of signing a “win-win” civilian nuclear deal with Japan and is looking forward to a comprehensive…

Cholera spreads in Haiti, 200 people dead

PORT-AU-PRINCE: At least 200 people have died in a cholera outbreak in earthquake-shattered Haiti, the government said. Another 2,500 people…

Malaysian PM may opt for early parliamentary poll

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Prime Minister, Mr Najib Tun Razak may opt for parliamentary polls - nearly two years ahead…

Netanyahu warns Palestinians against unilateral acts

JERUSALEM: The Prime Minister, Mr Benjamin Netanyahu urged the Palestinians on Sunday not to take unilateral steps toward statehood, saying…

Cape Town International Kite Festival

UN asks US to probe rights abuses after WikiLeaks’ exposé

NEW YORK: The United Nations has asked the US administration to probe the involvement of American forces in human rights…

Pak fails to secure US commitment on civil nuclear deal, Kashmir issue

WASHINGTON: Dashing Pakistan's hopes, the US has refused to be forthcoming on its request for a civil nuclear deal similar…

No aid for Pakistani army unit suspected of rights abuses: US

WASHINGTON: The US has withheld military assistance to a unit of the Pakistan Army after allegations of human rights abuses…

United Nations office in western Afghan city attacked

HEART: The United Nations office in the western Afghan city of Herat came under armed attack on Saturday, officials said,…

Extremism ‘existential threat’ to Pakistan, not India: United States

WASHINGTON: Ahead of the US-Pak strategic dialogue here, the Obama Administration has said it has clearly told Pakistan that the…