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Feb 20 2016

Pakistani investigation team likely to visit India next month

A JIT would investigate the case, he said, while promising to bring the culprits to trial in accordance with the law. Pakistan has lodged a First-Information Report (FI...

Feb 20 2016

Powerful blast hits Turkish culture centre in Stockholm

Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said the Ankara attack was carried out by operatives of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) in cooperation with the Syrian Kurd...

Feb 20 2016

Protests against India student leader's arrest spread

Chief Justice TS Thakur headed the bench that agreed to hear the plea next week. Kanhaiya's lawyers Sushil Bajaj and Vrinda Grover, who were escorted by Delhi Police, d...

Feb 20 2016

Erdoğan blames Syrian Kurdish PYD for Ankara bombing; separate blast kills 6

The U.S. has designated the PKK a terrorist group but has not done the same for the Syrian Kurdish militias. "Those who directly or indirectly back an organization that...

Feb 20 2016

Former UN secretary-general, Boutros-Ghali dies at 93

Under Mubarak, Boutros-Ghali was the architect of Egypt's return to the center of affairs in the Organization of African Unity, the Nonaligned Movement and the Islamic Co...