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China honours Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives envoys with ‘BRI awards‘

China honours Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives envoys with ‘BRI awards‘

BEIJING: China has bestowed special awards on the envoys of Pakistan, the Maldives and for their contribution to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) of which the controversial China Economic Corridor is a flagship project. The ambassadors of Pakistan, the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Malta, and Bosnia-Herzegovina in China were conferred […]

Around 65 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan intel base: Local official

Around 65 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan intel base: Local official

GHAZNI: Around 65 people were killed in a Taliban-claimed attack on an Afghan intelligence base, a local official said on Tuesday, raising the toll substantially from 12 announced previously. “We took about 65 bodies out of the rubble yesterday,” Mohammad Sardar Bakhyari, deputy head of the provincial council in Wardak […]

Kumbh brings Sufi guest from Pakistan

Kumbh brings Sufi guest from Pakistan

ALLAHABAD: In the Kumbh‘s mystical cauldron, the call of the divine blurred boundaries with a head of a Sufi order from , , keeping his tryst with one of the world‘s biggest religious congregation. Trudging through the banks of the Sangam, a man in pathan suit could be seen in […]

Kashmiris take refuge in Surat

Kashmiris take refuge in Surat

SURAT: Rafique Mohammed Pathan, 47, is a farmer in Jammu & Kashmir‘s . His family is dependent on income from the farm, where he cultivates paddy and corn. This year‘s record-breaking snowfall not only covered his farm, but his house as well at Manigah village. Left with no choice, Rafique […]

Citizenship bill a check gate against influx, says Sonowal

Citizenship bill a check gate against influx, says Sonowal

GUWAHATI: Offering his first defence of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, chief minister on Saturday said the proposed amendment would not “open the floodgates to migrants”, as had been said, but would, on the contrary, be a “check gate”. “Some sections are spreading propaganda on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, saying […]