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Pakistan: Former Punjab Gov Salman Tasee Islamabad, Feb 29 (IBNS) Mumtaz Qadri, the assassin of former Punjab governor Salman Taseer was hanged earlier on Monday in Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail, according to reports. 29-Feb-2016
Bangladesh: Wall collapses in Chittagong Chittagong, Feb 28 (IBNS): At least five children were injured as a wall collapsed in Chittagong's Nandankanan area on Sunday. 28-Feb-2016
Pakistan arrests 20 Indian fishermen Islamabad, Feb 28 (IBNS) Pakistan's Maritime Security Agency has arrested 20 India fishermen for fishing in the neighbouring nation's waters, media reports said on Sunday. 28-Feb-2016
Pathankot: Pakistan court sends 3 suspec Islamabad, Feb 28 (IBNS): A Pakistani court on Saturday sent three arrested suspects, in connection with the Pathankot air base in India, to six days police custody, media reports said. 28-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: UN mission condemns deadly New York, Feb 28 (IBNS) Condemning Saturday's suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan's Kunar province that killed 11 civilians and injured more than 30 others, the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNAMA) reiterated that indiscriminate use of explosives in areas crowded by civilians is a serious violation of international humanitarian law. 28-Feb-2016
Pakistan welcomes Russia- US agreement o Islamabad, Feb 27 (IBNS) Pakistan on Saturday welcomed Russia and the United State for reaching an agreement for a nationwide cessation of hostilities to begin in Syria. 27-Feb-2016
UDMF claims Nepal PM Oli's recent visit Kathmandu, Feb 27 (IBNS): Nepal's United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) on Saturday claimed that country's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli’s recent visit to India was not totally successful. 27-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: 11 killed in suicide attack Kabul, Feb 27 (IBNS) At least 11 people were killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan's Asadabad area on Saturday, media reports said. 27-Feb-2016
Ex-ISIS member claims Pakistan trained a Kabul, Feb 25 (IBNS) A group of 10 ex-ISIS members, who put down their weapons and joined the peace talks in Afghanistan, on Wednesday, claimed that Pakistan funded and trained them, according to reports. 25-Feb-2016
Nepal PM mourns loss of lives in Nepal p Kathmandu, Feb 24 (IBNS) Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli on Wednesday mourned the death of 23 people in a plane crash in the country's Myagdi district. 24-Feb-2016
Nepal plane crash kills all 23 on board Kathmandu, Feb 24 (IBNS) The burnt wreckage of the Tara Air place that had crashed in Nepal on Wednesday have been located at Tirkhe Dhunga in the western district of Myagdi and all the 23 people, including two children and two foreigners, killed, according to media reports. 24-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: UN calls on all parties to New York, Feb 24 (Just Earth News/IBNS) Following two incidents in the past week that put access to health care in Afghanistan under attack, the United Nations mission in the country has urged all parties to refrain from targeting hospitals and to take all feasible precautions to prevent casualties among their patients and personnel. 24-Feb-2016
Pakistan Parliament shifted to solar pow Islamabad, Feb 23 (IBNS) Setting an example, solar power plant has been inaugurated in Pakistan Parliament House here on Tuesday. 23-Feb-2016
Bangladesh: Hindu priest killed, IS clai Dhaka, Feb 22 (IBNS): Militant group Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the killing of a Hindu priest in Bangladesh's Panchagarh district, a US-based intelligence group said. 22-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: IED explosion kills 6 Kabul, Feb 20 (IBNS) In an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion at least six people were killed in Afghanistan's Paktika province, officials said on Saturday. 20-Feb-2016
Pakistan: Lighting hits houses, 7 killed Islamabad, Feb 20 (IBNS) At least seven people were killed in a lighting in Pakistan's Khushab area on Saturday, media reports said. 20-Feb-2016
Non-bailable warrants issued against Per Islamabad, Feb 20 (IBNS) A Pakistani court has issued non-bailable arrest warrants against former President General Pervez Musharraf in connection with the Ghazi Abdul Rasheed murder case. 20-Feb-2016
Afghanistan recommits to ending recruitm New York, Feb 20 (Just Earth News/IBNS) Following a mission to Afghanistan, the United Nations envoy dealing with children and armed conflict issues, has welcomed the Government's recommitment to fully implementing its plan to end and prevent the recruitment and use of children in the national security forces. 20-Feb-2016
Three terrorists arrested in Afghanistan Kabul, Feb 19 (IBNS) Three terrorists have been arrested by National Directorate of Security (NDS) personnel from Afghanistan's Kabul city, media reports said on Friday. 19-Feb-2016
Pakistan: Militant attack kills 6 securi Peshawar, Feb 18 (IBNS) At least six security personnel were killed as militants attacked a security check-post in Pakistan's Mohmand Agency area on Wednesday, media reports said. 18-Feb-2016
Two killed in Nepal bus mishap Kathamandu, Feb 18 (IBNS): At least two people were killed in a bus accident in Nepal's Sindhupalchowk district on Wednesday, media reports said. 18-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: Taliban child soldier recru New York, Feb 17 (IBNS) Taliban forces in Afghanistan have added scores of children to their ranks since mid-2015 in violation of the international prohibition on the use of child soldiers, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. 17-Feb-2016
Pakistan: Karachi University evacuated a Karachi, Feb 17 (IBNS):Pakistan's Karachi University was evacuated after police received reports that three bombs were placed in the campus of the institutions on Wednesday, media reports said. 17-Feb-2016
Pakistan's Islamabad city elects its fir Islamabad, Feb 16 (IBNS) Pakistan's Islamabad has elected its first Mayor, media reports said. 16-Feb-2016
F-16: Pakistan 'surprised' over India's Islamabad, Feb 15 (IBNS): Pakistan has expressed 'surprise' over India's disappointment over the United States' decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to the Asian nation. 15-Feb-2016
Pakistan: Van hit by train, 8 killed Islamabad, Feb 15 (IBNS) At least eight people were killed as a van was hit by Lahore-bound Fareed Express close to the near Allah Dino Saand railway station in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said. 15-Feb-2016
Afghanistan civilian casualties hit high Kabul, Feb 14 (IBNS) The number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan during 2015 are the highest recorded, the UN said on Sunday on the release of its 2015 Annual Report on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict. 14-Feb-2016
Valentine's Day should be avoided: Pakis Islamabad, Feb 13 (IBNS); Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has urged people not to celebrate Valentine’s Day. 13-Feb-2016
Karachi: Three grenade attacks in Karach Karachi, Feb 12 (IBNS): Three separate grenade attacks hit Pakistani city of Karachi within a span of two hours, media reports said. 12-Feb-2016
After 30 years of conflict, Sri Lanka st New York, Feb 10 (Just Earth News/IBNS)After nearly 30 years of conflict and acrimony that not only cost tens of thousands of lives but also eroded vital components of the State, Sri Lanka is still in the early stages of renewal, the United Nations human rights chief said today, ending a mission to the country. 10-Feb-2016
Pakistan: PIA employees end strike Karachi, Feb 10 (IBNS): Ending a logjam, the Joint action Committee (JAC) of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) employees have ended their eight-day-long strike. 10-Feb-2016
Sushil Koirala passes away Kathamandu, Dec 9 (IBNS): Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister Sushil Koirala passed away on Tuesday. 09-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: Three ANA soldiers killed i Kabul, Feb 8 (IBNS) At least three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed as the vehicle in which they were traveling was targeted by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan's Mazar-i-Sahrif city on Monday, media reports said. 08-Feb-2016
Nepal: 8 killed in road mishap Kathmandu, Feb 6 (IBNS) A microbus met with an accident in Nuwakot district of Nepal which killed at least eight people on Saturday, media reports said. 06-Feb-2016
PM Narendra Modi congratulates King and New Delhi, Feb 6 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated the King and Queen of Bhutan following the first of their first child. 06-Feb-2016
28 IS militants killed in Afghanistan Kabul, Feb 6 (IBNS): At least 28 Islamic State (IS) insurgents have been killed in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province in the past 24 hours, media reports said. 06-Feb-2016
Kabul suicide attack kills 10 Kabul, Feb 1 (IBNS) At least 10 people were killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan capital Kabul on Monday, media reports said. 01-Feb-2016
Heavy explosion hits Kabul Kabul, Feb 1 (IBNS) Heavy explosion rocked Afghanistan capital Kabul on Monday, media reports said. 01-Feb-2016
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