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Dozens trapped as coal mine explodes in Iran

40 to 50 people are believed to be trapped in the mine outside of the town of Azadshahr in northern Iran. A large explosion struck...

ISI chief visits Afghanistan: Reports

PTI :The head of Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI, Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar, visited Afghanistan yesterday to improve bilateral military and intelligence cooperation amid...

US man sentenced to 100 years for assaulting elderly woman

A  young man from the US state of Illinois was sentenced to 100 years in prison after he was convicted of sexually assaulting and...

US man sentenced to 100 years for assaulting elderly woman

A  young man from the US state of Illinois was sentenced to 100 years in prison after he was convicted of sexually assaulting and...

Indonesian Qur’an reciter dies live on-air

    Photo by: Arab news JEDDAH: Indonesian reciter Sheikh Ja’afar Abdulrahman died while reciting verses of the Qur’an during a live broadcast Tuesday during...

People accusing others of blasphemy need education: Imam-e-Kaaba

    File photo by: GK People who are illiterate and falsely accuse others of blasphemy should be educated and strictly dealt with, the Imam of...

Turkey’s Erdogan declares referendum victory, opponents plan challenge

    Photo by: CNS Ankara/Istanbul,By Reuters,17 April 2017:-President Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in a referendum on Sunday to grant him sweeping powers in the biggest overhaul...

Dubai: Indian worker jailed for drinking, beating countryman to death

Dubai: A 26-year-old Indian worker in Dubai has been jailed for five years for beating another Indian to death with a wooden rod while...

US drops largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan

Washington (CNN) The US military has dropped an enormous bomb in Afghanistan, according to four US military officials with direct knowledge of the mission. A...

Trump praises China for abstaining from vote on Syria

President Donald Trump has praised China for its decision to abstain from voting on a UN Security Council resolution condemning last week’s chemical attack...

Iran ‘strongly condemns’ US strikes in Syria

Iran said today that it "strongly condemns" a US air strike on a Syrian government airbase in retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack...

72 dead in Syria chemical attack

PTI: The death toll from a “suspected” chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held Syrian town has risen to 72, 20 of them children, a...