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Daily life in Kashmir suffers amid lockdown

Locals protest India's revocation of Kashmir's special status, bringing economy, education, transport to a near standstill

India, Pakistan clashes hard on border residents

JURA BORDER TOWN, Pakistan-administered Kashmir The scenic Jura town in Neelum Valley of Pakistan-administered Kashmir should have been a cynosure of tourists and nature lovers. But, its 20,000 inhabitants are living...

Israel rounds up 12 Palestinians in West Bank raids

Israeli army carries out frequent arrest campaigns across West Bank on pretext of searching for “wanted” Palestinians

Turkey: Police arrest 81 for suspected FETO links

Prosecutors issue arrest warrants for 112 suspects, including 18 former military personnel

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Bosnian minister says more women needed in government

BELGRADE, Serbia Bosnia and Herzegovina's first headscarf-wearing minister said Wednesday that women should be more involved in government.  "There are four women in the current cantonal...

UAE ratifies visa exemption agreement with Israel

ISTANBUL  The United Arab Emirates approved a visa exemption agreement with Israel on Wednesday, Israel’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement.  The agreement will come into...

NBA: Rockets trade James Harden to Nets

ANKARA The Houston Rockets traded James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets, NBA insider Shams Charania announced Wednesday.  “Rockets are acquiring Caris LeVert in James Harden deal...

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – January 14, 2021

ANKARA Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world.   Coronavirus...

‘Cyprus solution must be based on sovereign equality'

LEFKOSA, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus  An official negotiation process on the Cyprus issue can only be started for a solution based on sovereign equality,...