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New York: Across Lebanon, “the needs are immediate, and they are huge” in the aftermath of the explosion that destroyed Beirut city port, UN agencies said on Friday. more
US sanctions 11 officials from Hong Kong, China for imposing National Security Law

Washington DC: The United States government has sanctioned 11 top officials from Hong Kong and mainland China, including Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam, for undermining the territor ...

New humanitarian air service boosts COVID-19 response in the Pacific

New York: A flight carrying protective masks, ventilators and other essential medical supplies for COVID-19 response, landed in Papua New Guinea on Thursday, marking the start of a humani ...

Member of European Parliament feels scrapping of Article 370 has empowered people of Kashmir

Glasgow:  A Member of European Parliament (MEP), who visited Kashmir last autumn, has said the scrapping of Article 370 by the Indian government last year has empowered Kashmiri peop ...

Rajapaksha clan wins Sri Lankan polls as faithfuls hand over unprecedented power

Colombo: The Sri Lankan electorate handed an unprecedented power to the Rajapaksha family after the brothers registered a landslide win, trouncing their opponent, in the recently conclude ...

PoK activist Amjad Ayub Mirza observes first anniversary of scrapping Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir

Glasgow: A prominent Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) activist observed the first anniversary of Indian government's move of scrapping Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir last year by cut ...

Donald Trump Signs Executive Order on Banning Transactions With TikTok’s Developer

Washington/Sputnik: US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order, which bans any transaction with TikTok’s developer ByteDance Ltd. 45 days after the document’s sig ...

‘Heed the calls’ for ceasefire in north-western Syria – UN

New York: The United Nations expressed concern on Tuesday for the safety and protection of more than four million civilians in north-western Syria, which has been hit with aerial bombardm ...

Violence has reduced considerably in Kashmir: Activist from Valley in London webinar a year after scrapping Article 370

London: Kashmiri activist Javaid Trali has said he feels violence has considerably reduced in the Valley ever since the Indian government scrapped Article 370 which had given special stat ...

UN chief outlines ‘bold steps’ for education in the face of COVID-19 disruption

New York: The COVID-19 pandemic has created the largest disruption to education in history and prolonged school closures could further entrench inequalities in access to learning, the UN ...