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Ghani orders probe into deadly Kabul attack left almost 41 dead

KABUL (Sarzameen News)- President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has ordered the relevant government officials to launch an immediate probe into the deadly Kabul attack that left at least 41 people dead. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the relevant authorities have been instructed to launch a probe in a bid to find

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Over 41 killed in Kabul suicide attack: local media

KABUL (Sarzameen News)- At least 41 people including a journalist, were killed and several others wounded in a suicide attack on Tebyan cultural center in Pule Sokhtia, Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday morning, Afghan officials confirmed. Spokesman for Ministry of Public Health, Wahid Majroh, at a press conference, said 41 people including 35 men, four women and

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Sushma Sawaraj spits venom after Jadhav met family on humanitarian grounds

NEW DELHI (Sarzameen News)- The Indian foreign minister Sushma Sawaraj claimed that the convicted RAW spy Kulbhushan Jadhav confessed before his mother and wife only because of duress, as she spit venom over the humanitarian gesture from Pakistan. While her address before parliament, she alleged Pakistan of pressurising the Indian spy and using the friendly gesture

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NIA ‘pressure tactics’ can’t damp spirit of pro-freedom detainees: Salahuddin

SRINAGAR (Sarzameen News)- Conglomerate of local militant outfits United Jihad Council Tuesday expressed deep anguish over the plight of Kashmiri detainees lodged in different jails of India. The conglomerate while seeking the attention of international human rights organizations towards the deteriorating health of these prisoners has termed their silence as “criminal and immoral. As per a

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Use of Chemicals Weapons by Indian Forces in Kashmir violation of Int’l law

SRINAGAR (Sarzameen News)- Some reliable online sources disclosed that with the acceleration of the Kashmiri intifada, Indian security forces have used chemical weapons against the Kashmiri civilians in the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) in violation of international law and Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Due to mounting causalities in IOK, Indian security forces have started giving

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Geelani warns authorities over ‘maltreatment’ of Kashmiri prisoners in Tihar Jail

SRINAGAR (Sarzameen News)- Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani Sunday expressed serious concern over the deteriorating health condition of Kashmiri detinues in Tihar jail. Syed Ali Geelani demanded immediate shifting of all Kashmiri prisoners lodged in various Indian  jails to the Kashmir Valley and added that Zahoor Ahmad Watali is seriously ill and those  other lodged

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Mirwaiz flays authorities for locking down Jamia Masjid

SRINAGAR (Sarzameen News)- The Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has strongly denounced the puppet authorities for locking down Jamia Masjid Srinagar for the 18th Friday, this year, and disallowing people from offering Juma prayers at the historic mosque. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in an interview in Srinagar said that it was a record time since

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Indian police arrest truck driver for raping American tourist in 2015

NEW DELHI (Sarzameen News)- Police in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh Saturday arrested a man accused of raping a 24-year-old American woman two years back. “Baldev Singh, a 32-year-old truck driver, was arrested from the neighboring northern Indian state of Punjab’s Ludhiana city Friday. He was produced in a court the same day and remanded

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Veteran Indian party leader convicted in old corruption case

NEW DELHI (Sarzameen News)- Lalu Prasad Yadav, former chief minister of India’s eastern state of Bihar, was on Saturday convicted by a special court in eastern city of Ranchi in a corruption case. The sentence will be pronounced on Jan. 3. Lalu is the president of the political party Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and two-time chief

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China strengthens TCM cooperation with Belt and Road countries

BEIJING (Sarzameen News)- China has established 26 overseas centers of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in the past three years, most of which are in countries along the Belt and Road, according to the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM). The country has also set up 25 TCM international cooperation bases in key provinces, municipalities and

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