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Fresh Saudi-led airstrike hits military base in Yemen
Sanaa, March 28 (IANS) The Saudi-led Arab forces conducted fresh air strikes targeting the largest military base in Yemen's capital Sanaa on Friday evening as the coalition's aerial campaign against the shiite Houthi group entered the third day, witnesses said.

Saturday, March 28, 2015 1:30:26 AM

Sharif orders immediate evacuation of stranded Pakistanis from Yemen
Islamabad, March 28 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ordered the Pakistani mission in Yemen to take steps for the immediate evacuation of stranded Pakistani families in the troubled country.

Saturday, March 28, 2015 12:54:04 AM

Iran urges talks on Yemen
Tehran, March 27 (IANS) Iran on Friday called for cooperation and dialogue among regional countries and various Yemeni factions to bring peace to the south Arabian country.

Friday, March 27, 2015 10:38:03 PM

Thai PM mulls lifting martial law
Bangkok, March 27 (IANS) Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Friday that he was planning to lift the martial law in the country and replace it with a controversial section from the interim charter.

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:32:12 PM

Nigerian forces reclaim Boko Haram stronghold
Abuja, March 27 (IANS) Nigerian government forces on Friday reclaimed a stronghold of the militant sect Boko Haram in northeast Borno state, with both land and air operations, military spokesman Chris Olukolade said.

Friday, March 27, 2015 8:48:03 PM

Police kill four militants in Pakistan's Karachi
Islamabad, March 27 (IANS) Police in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi killed four militants during an exchange of fire on Friday afternoon, media reported.

Friday, March 27, 2015 8:02:03 PM

Saudi-led coalition launches new airstrikes in Yemen
Sanaa, March 27 (IANS) The Saudi Arabian-led coalition on Friday launched five more air raids against Shia Houthi positions in Yemen's capital Sanaa and in the northern province of Saada, the stronghold of the rebels.

Friday, March 27, 2015 7:36:20 PM

India go down 0-2 against Uzbekistan in AFC U-23 qualifiers
Dhaka, March 27 (IANS) India conceded two goals in the last four minutes to go down 0-2 against Uzbekistan in the Asian Football Confederation Under-23 Championship at the Bangabandhu Stadium in Dhaka here on Friday.

Friday, March 27, 2015 7:10:03 PM

Jason Statham found '...Furious 7' tough
Beijing, March 27 (IANS) Actor Jason Statham, who was here for the premiere of his latest action thriller "Fast and Furious 7", is "impressed" by co-star Vin Diesel, and says the stunts performed by him in the film were "extremely difficult to do".

Friday, March 27, 2015 7:06:16 PM

Sri Lanka, China held successful discussions: Minister
Colombo, March 27 (IANS) The Sri Lankan government on Friday said that President Maithripala Sirisena, who is currently on a state visit to China, had held successful discussions with the Chinese government.

Friday, March 27, 2015 6:46:17 PM

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