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Pakistan: Former Punjab Gov Salman Taseer's assassin Mumtaz Qadri hanged Islamabad, Feb 29: Mumtaz Qadri, the assassin of former Punjab governor Salman Taseer was hanged earlier on Monday in Rawalpindi's Adiala Jail, according to reports. 29-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: UN mission condemns deadly bombing near governor's office in Kunar province New York, Feb 28: Condemning Saturday's suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan's Kunar province that killed 11 civilians and injured more than 30 others, the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNAMA) reiterated that indiscriminate use of explosives in areas crowded by civilians is a serious violation of international humanitarian law. 27-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: 11 killed in suicide attack Kabul, Feb 27: At least 11 people were killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan's Asadabad area on Saturday, media reports said. 27-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: UN calls on all parties to respect protected status of medical facilities and personnel New York, Feb 24: Following two incidents in the past week that put access to health care in Afghanistan under attack, the United Nations mission in the country has urged all parties to refrain from targeting hospitals and to take all feasible precautions to prevent casualties among their patients and personnel. 24-Feb-2016
Pakistan Parliament shifted to solar power Islamabad, Feb 23: Setting an example, solar power plant has been inaugurated in Pakistan Parliament House here on Tuesday. 23-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: IED explosion kills 6 Kabul, Feb 20: In an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion at least six people were killed in Afghanistan's Paktika province, officials said on Saturday. 20-Feb-2016
Three terrorists arrested in Afghanistan Kabul, Feb 19: Three terrorists have been arrested by National Directorate of Security (NDS) personnel from Afghanistan's Kabul city, media reports said on Friday. 19-Feb-2016
Modi,Sharif to meet in Washington next month? Islamabad, Feb 19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif are likely to meet Washington next month, media reports said on Friday. 19-Feb-2016
Pakistan: Militant attack kills 6 security personnel Peshawar, Feb 18: At least six security personnel were killed as militants attacked a security check-post in Pakistan's Mohmand Agency area on Wednesday, media reports said. 18-Feb-2016
Afghanistan: Taliban child soldier recruitment surges New York, Feb 17: Taliban forces in Afghanistan have added scores of children to their ranks since mid-2015 in violation of the international prohibition on the use of child soldiers, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. 17-Feb-2016
Pakistan's Islamabad city elects its first Mayor Islamabad, Feb 16 :Pakistan's Islamabad has elected its first Mayor, media reports said. 15-Feb-2016
Pakistan: Van hit by train, 8 killed Islamabad, Feb 15: At least eight people were killed as a van was hit by Lahore-bound Fareed Express close to the near Allah Dino Saand railway station in Pakistan on Sunday, media reports said. 15-Feb-2016
Afghanistan civilian casualties hit high in 2015: UN Kabul, Feb 14: The number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan during 2015 are the highest recorded, the UN said on Sunday on the release of its 2015 Annual Report on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict. 14-Feb-2016
India disappointed over US decision to sell F-16 aircrafts to Pakistan New Delhi, Feb 13: India on Saturday expressed its displeasure over America's decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan. 13-Feb-2016
Karachi: Three grenade attacks in Karachi, security increased Karachi, Feb 12: Three separate grenade attacks hit Pakistani city of Karachi within a span of two hours, media reports said. 12-Feb-2016
Terrorist Masood Azhar missing from Pakistan Islamabad/New Delhi, Feb 11: The alleged mastermind of last month's Pathankot Airbase attack which claimed eight lives, Pakistani terrorist Masood Azhar is reportedly missing from the country as he is suspected to have moved to Afghanistan, NDTV reported. 11-Feb-2016
After 30 years of conflict, Sri Lanka still in 'early stages of renewal' - UN rights chief New York, Feb 10:After nearly 30 years of conflict and acrimony that not only cost tens of thousands of lives but also eroded vital components of the State, Sri Lanka is still in the early stages of renewal, the United Nations human rights chief said today, ending a mission to the country. 10-Feb-2016
Sushil Koirala passes away Kathamandu, Dec 9: Nepali Congress President and former Prime Minister Sushil Koirala passed away on Tuesday. 09-Feb-2016
Pakistan says no to India's claim about Pathankot Airbase incident Islamabad/New Delhi, Feb 8: Rejecting India's claim of Jaish-e-Mohammed's involvement in the Pathankot Airbase attack of January, Pakistan on Monday said it found nothing substantial against the fringe group and its leader, according to an NDTV report. 08-Feb-2016
28 IS militants killed in Afghanistan Kabul, Feb 6: At least 28 Islamic State (IS) insurgents have been killed in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province in the past 24 hours, media reports said. 06-Feb-2016
Kashmir issues can be solved through dialogues, says Nawaz Sharif Muzaffarabad, Feb 5: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the solution to the Kashmir issue can only be found through dialogue. 05-Feb-2016
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