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US Lifts Ban on Flights to Israel

US Lifts Ban on Flights to Israel

Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:39

The US national aviation authority lifted a ban on American flights to Israel late Wednesday, but warned of a "very fluid situation" amid intense fighting in the Gaza Strip. [caption id="attachment_38249" align="alignright" width="360"]...

Pakistani - Indian Top Diplomats to Meet in August

Pakistani – Indian Top Diplomats to Meet in August

Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:35

The foreign secretaries of Pakistan and India are set to meet in Islamabad next month in the neighbouring countries' latest attempt at improving ties. [caption id="attachment_38245" align="alignnone" width="600"] Pakistani - Indian[/caption] The proposed meeting, announced by Pakistan's foreign office ...

Palestinians Plead for UN Action to Stop Israels Gaza Massacre

Palestinians Plead for UN Action to Stop Israels Gaza Massacre

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:06

The Palestinian envoy to the United Nations held up photographs of children slain in Gaza and read out names of the dead on Tuesday as he pleaded for action from the Security Council. [caption id="attachment_38219" align="alignright" width="384"] Palestinians[/caption] “On ...

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Palestinian Toll in Gaza Rises to 476

Palestinian Toll in Gaza Rises to 476

Monday, July 21, 2014 10:14

The number of Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in the latest round of Gaza violence rose to 476, medics said, after announcing the deaths of 38 people early Monday. [caption id="attachment_38190" align="alignright" width="360"] Palestinian[/caption] Emergency services spokesman for the ...

295 Dead Malaysian Jet Crash in Ukraine

295 Dead Malaysian Jet Crash in Ukraine

Friday, July 18, 2014 11:29

A Malaysian airliner was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard and sharply raising the stakes in a conflict between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels in which Russia and the West back opposing sides. [caption id="attachment_38170" align="alignright" width="360"]...

Taliban Claim Kabul Airport Attack

Taliban Claim Kabul Airport Attack

Thursday, July 17, 2014 11:19

The Taliban on Thursday said they were responsible for an ongoing assault on Kabul airport. "A number of our mujahedeen armed with heavy and light weapons have launched an attack on Kabul International Airport," the insurgents' spokesman Zabiuhallah ...

Two Pakistani Diplomats Accused of Serious Crimes in UK in 2013

Two Pakistani Diplomats Accused of Serious Crimes in UK in 2013

Thursday, July 17, 2014 9:59

United Kingdom foreign and Commonwealth (UK FCO) office has prepared a list of law offending diplomats including two Pakistanis associated with the High Commission in London who were accused of rape and kidnapping, The Independent reported on Wednesday. [caption id="attachment_38132" align="alignright" width="384"]...

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Three More Gazans killed Israel Targets top Hamas Leader

Three More Gazans killed Israel Targets top Hamas Leader

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 9:20

[caption id="attachment_38099" align="alignright" width="360"] Israel Air Strikes[/caption] Israel resumed its air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday a day after holding its fire in deference to an Egyptian-proposed cease-fire deal that failed to get Hamas ...

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India Move Against UN Team Unimportant (FO Statement)

India Move Against UN Team Unimportant (FO Statement)

Friday, July 11, 2014 12:32

Pakistan on Thursday dismissed as ‘inconsequential’ the recent Indian move asking a United Nations observer group on Kashmir to vacate a government provided premises in New Delhi. [caption id="attachment_38050" align="alignright" width="384"] Tasnim Aslam[/caption] “Asking the UN Observers ...

US Voices Trust on Security of Pak Nukes

US Voices Trust on Security of Pak Nukes

Friday, July 11, 2014 10:49

The United States expressed confidence over the safety of Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal. Replying to a question raised in the backdrop of Iraq situation where insurgents are persistently on the rise, the US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said that her country had been confident of the security of ...