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Pakistan arrests senior member of Afghan Taliban in Peshawar

In a bid to put pressure on the militant group to come to the negotiating table to hold talks with the US, Pakistan on Tuesday arrested a senior membe...

US govt shutdown: President Trump puts blame on Democrats, says 'will never ever back down'

US President Donald Trump on Monday blamed the Democrats for the partial government shutdown that entered 24th day on Monday.The shutdown occurred aft...

Chinese buying firecrackers for New Year will have to show ID: Report

Those who wish to buy fireworks in China's capital Beijing during the upcoming Spring Festival will have to present their identity document so that th...

Judge blocks Donald Trump's birth control coverage rules in 13 states

A U.S. judge in California on Sunday blocked Trump administration rules, which would allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost b...

Indonesia: Cockpit voice recorder of crashed Lion Air jet found beneath 8 meters in Java Sea

In a possible boost to the investigation, the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October has been located by t...