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Pakistan's peace team refuses to meet Taliban intermediaries
Islamabad, Feb 17 (Xinhua) In an apparent deadlock in the peace dialogue in Pakistan, the government's negotiation team Monday refused to meet the Taliban intermediaries a day after the Taliban killed 23 security men taken hostage.

Monday, February 17, 2014 3:12:17 PM

John Kerry seeks political solution in Syria
Jakarta, Feb 17 (IANS) US Secretary of State John Kerry Monday appealed to international parties to work towards a political solution to the Syria conflict after the peace talks ended last weekend with no concrete progress.

Monday, February 17, 2014 3:06:19 PM

All 18 bodies recovered from Nepal plane crash site
Kathmandu, Feb 17 (IANS) Government officials and security personnel have begun preparations to airlift all 18 bodies retrieved from the plane crash site Sunday in the remote hilly region of Nepal, police personnel said.

Monday, February 17, 2014 2:54:03 PM

Protestors block Thai PM's office
Bangkok, Feb 17 (IANS) Thai anti-government protestors Monday blocked Government House to prevent caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's planned return to her office here.

Monday, February 17, 2014 2:40:03 PM

Two policemen killed in Afghanistan blast
Kabul, Feb 17 (IANS) Two policemen were killed while two others were wounded in a bomb attack in western Afghanistan's Farah province, authorities said Monday.

Monday, February 17, 2014 1:58:03 PM

13 bodies recovered from Nepal plane crash site
Kathmandu, Feb 17 (IANS) A total of 13 bodies were found at the site where a Nepal Airlines-owned Twin Otter plane crashed Sunday, an aviation official said Monday.

Monday, February 17, 2014 1:42:13 PM

Geneva II peace talks haven't failed: Syria
Damascus, Feb 17 (IANS) Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said Sunday that the second round of talks in the Geneva II conference hasn't failed, media reports said.

Monday, February 17, 2014 8:52:08 AM

18 kiled in Iraq attacks
Baghdad, Feb 17 (IANS/EFE) At least 18 people, most of them members of the armed forces and security services, died and nine others were wounded Sunday in a number of attacks around Iraq, police said.

Monday, February 17, 2014 8:06:06 AM

Abbas discusses peace talks with Israeli students
Jerusalem, Feb 17 (IANS) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met Sunday with 200 Israeli students in Ramallah and talked with them about the peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.

Monday, February 17, 2014 7:32:17 AM

Jordan lawmakers for severing peace treaty with Israel
Amman, Feb 17 (IANS) Jordan's Lower House Sunday called for revoking the nation's peace treaty with Israel as the Israeli Knesset sought to end Jordan's role in the protection of the holy sites in Jerusalem.

Monday, February 17, 2014 5:48:03 AM

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