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Indians gather at border with Pakistan to welcome downed pilot

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 09:11 PM | No Comments
(REUTERS) — Indians eagerly waited for the return of a captured pilot by Islamabad on Friday (March 1), with some who have been staking out the Wagah border with Pakistan vowing...

DFA cautions Filipinos vs travel to Kashmir amid India-Pakistan tensions

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 09:17 AM | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), on Thursday, advised Filipinos in India and Pakistan to stay vigilant and avoid travels to the Kashmir region. This is amid rising tensions between...

DFA urges Filipinos to be vigilant amid tensions between India, Pakistan

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 01:16 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday urged Filipinos in India and Pakistan to be vigilant amid soaring tensions between the two countries. In an advisory,...

At least 26 killed after bus collides with truck and catches fire in southwestern Pakistan

Posted on Tuesday, 22 January 2019 09:30 AM | No Comments
 At least 26 people were killed and 14 injured after a bus collided with a truck and caught on fire in southwestern Pakistan late on Monday (January 21), local media...

Pakistan gives polio vaccine to all children

Posted on Thursday, 27 September 2018 10:25 AM | No Comments
  The Pakistani government began Monday to give polio vaccines to over 38 million children across the country who are under five years old. The vaccination plan will be finished...

Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in Karachi – welfare organisation

Posted on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 11:30 AM | No Comments
  A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan’s southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday (May 22), amid fears the...

Gunman injures Pakistan interior minister

Posted on Monday, 7 May 2018 11:30 AM | No Comments
A gunman has shot and injured Pakistani Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal while he was visiting his constituency in the north-eastern city of Narowal. Iqbal had just attended a rally in...

India says Pakistan ‘will pay’ after Kashmir army camp attack

Posted on Tuesday, 13 February 2018 05:03 PM | No Comments
NEW DELHI/SRINAGAR,India (Reuters) – India warned Pakistan that it would “pay for this misadventure” following a deadly attack by militants on an army camp in the northern state of Jammu...

Philippines ranks 5th in highest number of terror attacks in 2016

Posted on Thursday, 20 July 2017 04:48 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — A total of 104 countries had been attacked by terrorists groups in 2016. Among the top five nations with most number of terrorist attacks recorded last year...

Dozens killed as heavy snow hits Afghanistan and Pakistan

Posted on Monday, 6 February 2017 07:32 AM | No Comments
Dozens of people in Afghanistan and Pakistan were killed after heavy snow and avalanches hit over the weekend. In eastern Afghanistan, at least 50 people died and dozens more were...