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US President Trump reiterated offer to “mediator” on Kashmir

The United States President Donald Trump reiterated his offer to be the “mediator”, and said it was up to India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute but he was ready to assist if the two neighbours wanted him to help in resolving the issue, Hindustan Times reported. The president also seemed to be doubling […]

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Dozens dead in Afghan bus blast as US envoy signals peace progress

Herat (Afghanistan):- At least 34 people were killed in western Afghanistan when their bus hit a Taliban roadside bomb, officials said Wednesday, the same day a US peace envoy indicated a peace deal with the insurgents could be imminent. Even in a conflict where civilians die daily, Wednesday’s blast stood out as particularly devastating, as […]

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57 dead in Brazil prison riot, 16 decapitated: Officials

Rio De Janeiro: At least 57 prisoners have been killed by other inmates during clashes between organized crime groups in the Altamira prison in northern Brazil with 16 of the victims being decapitated, according to prison officials. Para state prison authorities said on Monday a fight erupted around 7 a.m. between the Rio de Janeiro-based […]

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At age 101, this woman released her first collection of poems

Sarah Yerkes was in her 90s when a friend invited her to try something new. A graduate of Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, Yerkes had had decades-long careers: first as a landscape architect using brick and stone; then as a sculptor creating abstract works in wood and steel, and in her later years, papier-mache. […]

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Plays down the controversy over U.S. President Donald Trump’s claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked him to mediate on Kashmir

India on July 25 termed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s remarks that 30,000-40,000 “armed people” who fought in Afghanistan or Kashmir were still in his country as a “glaring admission” and asserted that it is time for Islamabad to take credible and irreversible action against terrorists. Mr. Khan, during his three-day U.S. visit, admitted that […]

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Pakistani govts lied to US; we were facing 40 militant groups: Imran Khan

Washington: Successive governments in Pakistan did not tell the truth to the United States, in particular in the last 15 years, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Tuesday, adding that there were 40 different militant groups operating in his country. “We were fighting the US war on terror. Pakistan has nothing to do with […]

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Kashmir a bilateral issue between India, Pakistan; US welcomes them ‘sitting down’: State Dept

“So all those issues should be resolved. So, he (Modi) has to ask me the same thing. So maybe we’ll speak to him. Or I’ll speak to him and we’ll see if we can do something” The Trump administration has launched a damage control exercise after the President’s remarks about mediation on Kashmir, with the […]

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US lawmakers apologises India for Trump’s ’embarrassing’ remarks on Kashmir

Srinagar, July 23 : An influential Democratic Congressman on Tuesday apologised to India’s US envoy for President Donald Trump’s “embarrassing” remarks on Kashmir, while several others came out in support of New Delhi’s established stand against any third-party role on the issue. “I just apologized to Indian Ambassador Harsh Shringla for Trump’s amateurish and embarrassing […]

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US President Trump hails arrest of ‘mastermind’ Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday hailed the arrest of Hafiz Muhammad Saeed — chief of the banned Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) — who India and Washington accuse of being the mastermind of the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks and have declared a global terrorist. Trump, who didn’t name Saeed, said: “After a ten-year search, the so-called […]