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Archive : October 17, 2020

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UN RIGHTS CHIEF AGAINST DEATH PENALTY FOR RAPISTS
October 17 ,2020
United Nations rights chief, Michelle Bachelet has issued a statement calling on governments to step up action against rape crimes, imp...
CHINA TURNS INDIAN PROPOSAL ON ITS HEAD, WANTS DE-ESCALATI...
October 17 ,2020
China wants India to mutually thin out artillery and tank units from LAC but this will tactically put the Indian Army at a disadvantage...
MYANMAR SAYS MOST RAKHINE VOTING STATIONS WILL NOT OPERATE...
October 17 ,2020
More than half the polling stations initially planned in conflict-torn Rakhine for Myanmar's Nov. 8 election will no longer operate, as...
INFORMATION MINISTER HOSPITALISED WITH CORONAVIRUS INFECTI...
October 17 ,2020
Information Minister Hasan Mahmud has been admitted to a hospital in Dhaka with coronavirus infection. "The minister was admitted to S...
DON’T WANT TO ‘PREDICT’ OUTCOME OF ONGOING DISCUSSIONS: S...
October 17 ,2020
Reacting on China’s remark on Ladakh, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar has said he would not wish to “predict” the outco...
PROVINCIAL GOVT TO INTRODUCE KAILASH MARRIAGE ACT
October 17 ,2020
For the first time in the country’s history, a move has been sought to extend marital laws to the Kalash community, living in the...
INDIA'S CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS RISE TO 7.43 MILLION
October 17 ,2020
India’s cumulative tally of coronavirus infections stood at 7.43 million on Saturday, having risen by 62,212 in the last 24 hours...
CHAI BREAK: 17 OCTOBER
October 17 ,2020
Wake up and smell the coffee! Or the chai, if you prefer. Start the day with this virtual visit to the delightful cafes, bistros and re...
GLOBAL HUNGER INDEX: BANGLADESH MOVES 13 NOTCHES UP
October 17 ,2020
Bangladesh has been ranked 75th out of 107 qualifying countries in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2020 with a score of 20.4. The countr...
NUCLEAR POWER CONTINUES TO PLAY KEY ROLE IN GLOBAL LOW-CAR...
October 17 ,2020
Nuclear power continues to play a key role in the global low-carbon energy mix, and climate change mitigation remains a key driver for...
ISLAMABAD HIGH COURT JUDGE REFERS CASE OF 4 INDIAN SPIES’...
October 17 ,2020
Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday directed to send the case regarding release of four Indians co...
TWO NATO TRUCKS SET ABLAZE IN KHYBER
October 17 ,2020
Two container truck carrying Nato supplies to Afghanistan were set on fire by unidentified miscreants on Bara Road near Jalandher villa...
PAKISTAN HANDLED COVID-19 BETTER THAN INDIA: RAHUL GANDHI
October 17 ,2020
Slamming the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party's government, opposition leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said...
14 KILLED IN CRIME, SECURITY INCIDENTS IN KABUL IN 10 DAYS
October 17 ,2020
At least 14 people have been killed and 10 others have been wounded in crime and security incidents in the city of Kabul over the last...
Quad gets China's attention
October 17 ,2020
ST ILLUSTRATION: MIEL Shortly after the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue that groups the United States, Japan, Australia and India...
Learning From Trump in the Middle East
October 17 ,2020
If Joe Biden becomes the next U.S. president, many anticipate that his administration will offer a “return to normalcy,” fo...
A Combative Trump and a Deliberate Biden Spar From Afar at...
October 17 ,2020
President Trump spoke positively about an extremist conspiracy-theory group, expressed skepticism about mask-wearing, rebuked his own F...
End our national crisis
October 17 ,2020
The verdict Donald Trump’s re-election campaign poses the greatest threat to American democracy since World War II. Mr. Trump&r...
Fashion victims: Garment workers risk losing jobs during c...
October 17 ,2020
Millions of garment workers could lose their jobs as global brands are demanding price cuts and delaying payments to suppliers who are...
India`s new Rafale fighter jets vs. China`s J-20?
October 17 ,2020
After the arrival of Rafale amid border tensions with China, the Indian home minister Amit Shah said; Rafale is one of the most world&r...
India scrambles to buy winter gear from US amid row with C...
October 17 ,2020
India has bought high-altitude warfare kits from the US on an urgent basis, officials with the knowledge of the matter said, a sign t...