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Daily Archives: September 9, 2017

Massive 8.1 magnitude quake off Mexico kills 32, triggers tsunami

MEXICO CITY, Sep 8: At least 32 people were killed after a massive 8.1 magnitude earthquake, one of the biggest recorded in Mexico, struck...

UN says 270,000 refugees enter Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar, Sep 8 (AFP): Some 270,000 refugees have fled Myanmar’s violence-wracked Rakhine state and entered Bangladesh in the last fortnight, most from the...

China, Pakistan take swipes at Trump’s Afghan policy

BEIJING, Sep 08 (PTI): The top diplomats from China and Pakistan took swipes at President Donald Trump's newly unveiled Afghanistan policy on Friday as...

India takes three steps to implement nuclear deal: US

Washington, Sep 8 (PTI): India has taken three steps to implement the historic civil nuclear deal with the US to enhance confidence of the...

India tells Pakistan Jammu and Kashmir will remain its integral part

United Nations, Sep 8 (PTI) India has firmly told Pakistan that Jammu and Kashmir will remain an integral part of the country and criticised...

India has ‘legitimate’ security interests in Afghanistan: US

WASHINGTON, Sep 8 (PTI): India has legitimate security interests in Afghanistan, like Pakistan, and the US is open to having international partners for constructive...

China tightens restrictions on religious freedom

Bejing, Sep 8 (AFP): China has tightened regulations on religious freedom, intensifying punishments for unsanctioned activities and increasing its supervision of certain groups in...

China to play constructive role to bring together Pakistan, Afghanistan

Beijing, Sep 8 (PTI): China today said it will play a “constructive role” to bring Pakistan and Afghanistan on the same page as part...

Sri Lanka hails PM Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat drive

Colombo, Sep 8 (PTI): Inspired by the Indian government’s cleanliness initiative Swachh Bharat, Sri Lanka said today it will establish a regional centre for...

US Concerned Over Debt Burdens On Sri Lanka From Chinese Loans

WASHINGTON, Sep 8 (PTI): The US has expressed concern over the "unsustainable debt-burden" on Sri Lanka due to non-concessional loans from China. China is investing...


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