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Pakistan quarantines pilgrims returning from Iran

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has started the quarantine of pilgrims returning from Iran where the deadly coronavirus has claimed 12 lives and infected 64 others, it was reported on Tuesday.

Four Punjab players in Indian basketball team for FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers

CHANDIGARH: Four Punjab players -- Jagdeep Singh, Princepal Singh, Amritpal Singh and Amaan Sandhu -- have been included in the senior Indian men's squad that will suit up for the 2021 FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers. This was announced by Basketball Federation of India.

Yogi to review arrangements for Trump's Agra visit

LUCKNOW:Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath will be visiting Agra on Tuesday to take stock of arrangements for the visit of US President Donald Trump to the city of Taj Mahal.

536 killed in Iraq anti-govt protests

BAGHDAD: Iraq's Independent High Commission for Human Rights (IHCHR) said on Monday that the death toll from four months of nationwide anti-government protests has reached 536, with 23,545 injured.

Sena concerned at 'growing separatist tendency' in youth

MUMBAI:The Shiv Sena expressed concern here on Thursday over the increasing separatist tendencies in the youth that threaten to push the country into a never-ending turmoil like in Iraq or Afghanistan.

12 anti-govt protesters killed in Iraq

BAGHDAD:The Iraqi Independent High Commission for Human Rights (IHCHR) has said that at least 12 protesters were killed and 230 people injured during the past two days of anti-government demonstrations in the country.

US-Iran tensions may aid Pak get off grey list

NEW DELHI:Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the global watchdog for terror funding may remove Pakistan from the punitive "grey list" in its upcoming review meeting.

House votes to limit Trump's war power on Iran

WASHINGTON: The US House of Representatives has approved a largely symbolic resolution seeking to restrict President Donald Trump's power to take military actions against Iran without congressional approval.

80 US personnel killed in Iran missile attack: IRGC source

TEHRAN: Some 80 US personnel were killed and nearly 200 others injured during Iran's missile attack on the American Ain al-Asad airbase in Iraq on Wednesday, which was launched in retaliation to the killing of Major General Qasem Soleimani, an IRGC source has claimed.

India with US in all areas of mutual interest: Modi tells Trump

NEW DELHI:In a phone conversation with US President Donald Trump, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated that New Delhi will continue to work with Washington for enhancing cooperation in all areas of mutual interest.

Thousands join Soleimani's funeral in his hometown

KERMAN (Iran): Hundreds of thousands of mourners on Tuesday took to the streets of Kerman in Iran, the hometown of Qasem Soleimani, the Iranian Major General who was killed in a US attack, to attend the funeral of the top commander.

Gold surges to 7-year high over US-Iran tensions

MUMBAI:Spot gold prices on Monday jumped over 2 per cent to $1,587 an ounce, their highest level since April 2013 owing to the escalating US-Iran tensions.

Soleimani responsible for terror plots in Delhi: Trump

LOS ANGELES: US President Donald Trump has accused the slain Iranian military leader Qassam Soleimani of being responsible for terrorist plots in New Delhi.

Saudi Arabia calls for 'self-restraint' after US strike

NEW DELHI/RIYADH:Saudi Arabia has called for "self-restraint" after the US killed Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps commander Qassem Soleimani and other top military officials in an airstrike at Baghdad.

Twitterati post memes, funny comments as #WW3 trends

WASHINGTON:As the killing of Qasem Soleimani -- head of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force -- by the US armed forces trended on Twitter, thousands of social media platform users even posted funny comments and memes on the development.

Twitter abuzz after US air strike kills Iranian General

WASHINGTION:Reacting to the killing of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani, head of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force, in a US air strike, Twitterati went into an overdrive, with users praising US president Donald Trump as well as posting funny comments and memes.

485 killed in Iraq protests since October

BAGHDAD:At least 485 people have been killed and 27,000 others injured in the widespread anti-government protests that took place across Iraq since October, an official from a human rights watchdog said.

International Criminal Court may probe UK war crimes cover-up

THE HAGUE:The International Criminal Court (ICC) has said that it could open its first investigation into the British military following a BBC programme about alleged war crimes, it was reported on Monday.

The discussions will largely pertain to charting out concrete action plans for the future course

DHARAMSHALA:For the next three days, 180 political leaders, MPs, Tibet Support Groups, policymakers, pro-democracy activists, intellectuals including Chinese scholars across 42 countries will be deliberating on galvanising global Tibet advocacy at the 8th International Conference of Tibet Support Groups being held here in Dharamshala.

Mumbai, Hyderabad designated as UNESCO creative cities

PARIS:Indian cities Mumbai and Hyderabad are among the 66 urban settlements designated as creative cities by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) on Thursday, it said in a press statement.


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