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21 Afghan security forces, 15 militants killed in clashes

At least 21 Afghan soldiers, police personnel and 15 Taliban militants have been killed in clashes in Badghis province as fighting rages in the countr...

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan going around world begging for funds: Sindh CM

Pakistan's Sindh province Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah has accused Prime Minister Imran Khan of travelling around the world to "beg" for financial su...

Magnitude 6.5 earthquake jolts Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued

An earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia on Monday, however no tsunami alert was issued, according to a disaster management o...

Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport pleads for asylum

 A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-o...

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake shakes north-western Brazil; no damage reported

A powerful earthquake has shaken northwestern Brazil near its border with Peru, affecting a remote part of the Amazon rainforest. There were no immedi...