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Xi Jinping ends state visit to UAE with raft of deals signed

Xi Jinping ends state visit to UAE with raft of deals signed

The United Arab Emirates on Saturday said it agreed to set up a comprehensive strategic partnership with China as President Xi Jinping wrapp
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France, Russia send humanitarian aid to Syria for Ghouta victims

France, Russia send humanitarian aid to Syria for Ghouta victims

France and Russia on Friday dispatched a plane carrying humanitarian aid to the ravaged former Syrian rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta, which
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London launches action plan to become world's most walkable city

London launches action plan to become world's most walkable city

The British capital has launched an action plan to become the worlds most walkable city
21 Jul 2018, 04:00 PM IST

US concerned about LeT proxies contesting Pak elections

The United States US has expressed concerns about the participation of LashkareTaibaaffiliated LeT individuals in the upcoming general elect
21 Jul 2018, 03:57 PM IST
Pakistan General Elections: US flags concern over LeT participating in July 25 polls

Pakistan General Elections: US flags concern over LeT participating in July 25 polls

The United States has raised concern over the participation of LashkareTaibaaffiliated LeT individuals in the July 25 election, according to
21 Jul 2018, 03:54 PM IST

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Kenyan beauty queen sentenced to death for murder

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Donald Trump invites Putin to Washington despite US uproar over Helsinki summit

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ISIS follower guilty of terror plot to kill British PM

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Maryam meets Nawaz today for first time since arrest

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Security of politicians in polls not Army's responsibility

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Russia continues to sow discord in US, says FBI Director Wray

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