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India allows EU lawmakers to visit Kashmir on Tuesday

ANKARA India has allowed a group of over two dozen members of European Union (EU) parliament to visit Jammu and Kashmir region on Tuesday, local media reported. The EU parliamentarians met...

China eyes to hold new intra-Afghan meeting

MOSCOW  Russia, the U.S. and Pakistan welcomed China’s proposal of hosting the next intra-Afghan meeting in Beijing, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry on Monday. The proposal was made and approved...

India raises Pakistan's airspace denial to Modi with UN

ANKARA  India has raised with a special UN agency a rejection by Pakistan to let Indian premier to use its airspace, local media reported said on Monday. According to Press Trust...

Pakistan to set university to honor first Sikh Guru

KARACHI, Pakistan  Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday laid foundation stone for a university named after Baba Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikh religion, ahead of his 550th birth anniversary...

Turkey: Event marks Jammu and Kashmir's 'Black Day'

ANKARA Dozens of Turkish representatives Saturday held an event marking India's annexation of the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir 72 years ago today. Speaking at the event organized by the...

Pakistan: Key leader of religious party arrested

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistani authorities on Sunday arrested a key leader of a mainstream religious party in the capital Islamabad, officials and his party said. Mufti Kifayatullah, a firebrand religious leader belonging...

Pakistan marks 'Black Day' in solidarity with Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan on Sunday marked "Black Day" to show solidarity with the people of Jammu and Kashmir on the 72nd anniversary of the dispute over the region. The day began...

Pakistan denies Indian premier permit to use airspace

ISLAMABAD Pakistan on Sunday denied Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi permission to fly through its airspace to visit Saudi Arabia, an official said. According to Pakistan's Foreign Ministry, the Indian government...

Afghan, US forces kill over 80 Taliban insurgents

KABUL, Afghanistan Over 80 Taliban insurgents were killed in air operations by Afghan and U.S. forces in the Kandahar and Faryab provinces alone over the past 24 hours, officials confirmed...

6 Indian forces injured in Kashmir grenade attack

CHANDIGARH, India Six Indian paramilitary force personnel were injured in a grenade attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s summer capital Srinagar on Saturday evening. In a statement, the Central Reserve Police Force...

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2 far-left DHKP-C terror suspects arrested in Istanbul

ISTANBUL Turkish police arrested two people in Istanbul over their suspected links to the far-left DHKP-C terror group, a security source said on Monday. The suspects,...

Yemeni minister accuses Iran of destabilizing region

SANAA A Yemeni minister on Monday accused Iran of exporting terrorism and chaos in the region. The accusation by Information Minister Moammar al-Eryani followed the US...

Make polluters pay, trends in Africa

YAOUNDE, Cameroon/ANKARA Many civil society groups in Africa have joined their global counterparts demanding that governments should put costs on polluting industries, responsible for damaging...

‘Digital learning faces hurdles amid pandemic’

ANKARA  With the novel coronavirus pandemic showing no signs of abating, homes have turned into classrooms and parents have taken on the role of teaching...

Turkish video conferencing app passes first test

ANKARA Turkey's new domestically developed video conferencing application passed its first test as the platform for an international security and defense event in the capital...