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Four insurgents, two police men killed Afghanistan
Kabul, June 15 (IANS) At least four insurgents and two policemen were killed in an exchange of fire in Afghanistan's Kandahar province Sunday, police said.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 4:40:03 PM

Palestine flays Israeli arrests over missing teenagers
Ramallah, June 15 (IANS) Palestine termed the arrests of 80 Palestinians from the West Bank Sunday by Israel over the kidnapping of the three teenagers, who have been missing since Thursday evening, as a violation of international laws.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 4:32:06 PM

Modi visit underlines deep feelings for India (Thimphu Diary)
Thimphu, June 15 (IANS) From school children to the local taxi driver, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Bhutan has created a big splash in this small and quaint landlocked nation with the administration going all out to make the trip a major success.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 4:30:04 PM

Karachi airport attacks mastermind killed
Islamabad, June 15 (IANS) The mastermind behind the Karachi airport terror attacks was killed Sunday during air strikes carried out by Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in North Waziristan, a media report said.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 4:22:04 PM

Six killed in road accident in China
Beijing, June 15 (IANS) At least six people were killed and six others injured when two vehicles collided Sunday in China's Yunnan province.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 4:20:03 PM

First MERS case confirmed in Bangladesh
Dhaka, June 15 (IANS) Bangladesh has confirmed the first case of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS) after a man returned from the US via Abu Dhabi was found afflicted with it.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 3:46:18 PM

Syrian troops recapture key border town near Turkey
Damascus, June 15 (IANS) The Syrian forces Sunday recaptured a northern border town near Turkey after eliminating large numbers of "terrorists," media reported.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 2:02:12 PM

Digital addiction a psychiatric disorder: Experts
Singapore, June 15 (IANS) Do you find it difficult to leave your smartphone even for a minute or have cravings to check it without any real purpose? Chances are you have become an addict and need professional help.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 1:50:04 PM

Gunmen attack army bus in Yemen, nine killed
Aden, June 15 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and 10 injured Sunday when a group of gunmen opened fire at an army bus in Yemen, an official said.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 1:08:04 PM

Modi arrives to a rousing welcome in Bhutan
Thimpu, June 15 (IANS) Hundreds of school children cheered and waved the national flags of India and Bhutan as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on a two-day visit to the landlocked Himalayan nation Sunday, his first foreign tour since taking over the reins of the government in New Delhi three weeks ago.

Sunday, June 15, 2014 1:08:03 PM

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