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Archive : February 15, 2020

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February 15 ,2020
SRI LANKA REQUESTS THE US TO REVIEW DECISION ON SHAVENDRA
February 15 ,2020
Sri Lanka has requested the United States (US) to review its decision to ban Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, current Commander of t...
DON’T INTERFERE IN INTERNAL AFFAIRS, INDIA TELLS TURKEY AF...
February 15 ,2020
India on Saturday urged Turkey to not interfere in the internal affairs of the country and reminded of the threat of terrorism that ema...
ON KASHMIR, JAISHANKAR TELLS US SENATOR INDIA WILL ‘SETTLE...
February 15 ,2020
At least eight civilians were killed in an airstrike in Surkh Rod district in the eastern province of Nangarhar on Friday evening, a sp...
EIGHT ‘CIVILIANS’ KILLED IN NANGARHAR AIRSTRIKE: OFFICIAL
February 15 ,2020
At least eight civilians were killed in an airstrike in Surkh Rod district in the eastern province of Nangarhar on Friday evening, a sp...
CHINA VIRUS DEATH TOLL SURGES PAST 1,500, NEW CASES FALL
February 15 ,2020
The death toll from China’s new coronavirus epidemic jumped past 1,500 on Saturday but new infections fell following a mid-week s...
FORMER KASHMIRI IAS OFFICER SHAH FAESAL BOOKED UNDER PUBLI...
February 15 ,2020
Former civil servant and chief of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples’ Movement (JKPM) Shah Faesal has been booked under the Public Safety...
AFGHAN PRESIDENT MEETS KEY US, NATO OFFICIALS IN MUNICH
February 15 ,2020
This comes as events in the US-Taliban peace negotiation talks in Doha appear to accelerate, following an announcement earlier this wee...
IMRAN THANKS ERDOGAN FOR RAISING VOICE FOR PEOPLE OF OCCUP...
February 15 ,2020
Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed gratitude to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for pledging his continued support to Islam...
SUPREME COURT DISMISSES NIRBHAYA CONVICT VINAY SHARMA’S PL...
February 15 ,2020
Sharma had claimed in the apex court that President Ram Nath Kovind while rejecting his petition had not considered the ‘mental s...
NO RELIEF FOR OMAR ABDULLAH YET; SC ASKS J-K TO REPLY BY M...
February 15 ,2020
Former Jammu and Kashmir CMs Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, who were under preventive detention for the past six months, were on Feb...
‘RESTRICTIONS SHOULD BE LIFTED’ — FOREIGN ENVOYS AFTER TWO...
February 15 ,2020
At least five European ambassadors, who were taken on a trip to Jammu and Kashmir earlier this week, have expressed concerns over the c...
‘I will keep my promise’: Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahath...
February 15 ,2020
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Friday (Feb 13) dismissed allegations and speculations on attempts to keep him as prime mi...
Internal conflicts stymie Lankan opposition’s electoral pr...
February 15 ,2020
Sajith Premadasa and Ranil Wickremesinghe It is a matter of time before Sri Lanka’s Grand Old Party, the United National Par...
Biggest jump in world defence spending in 10 years: Study
February 15 ,2020
Global defence spending saw its biggest jump in a decade in 2019, driven by the US and China, a study said on Friday, as rivalries and...
Spectre of a Bangladeshi cross-over to India is ill-founde...
February 15 ,2020
In an age of dog-whistle scaremongering, a Union minister alleged on February 9 that, “half of Bangladesh will come to India if c...
Narendra Modi's post-Pulwama doctrine: Securitise politics...
February 15 ,2020
A BJP poster with Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman The Pulwama terror attacks unleashed an ugly frenzy within the Indian public...
Toilet paper over flowers on Valentine's Day in virus-hit...
February 15 ,2020
In the high-stakes world of gift giving in Asia's financial hubs, Montblanc pens and leather folios are out -- toilet paper and surgica...
The human cost of US reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan
February 15 ,2020
Costs are all-too-often spoken of in dollar signs and bottom lines, rather than an accounting of coffins. And when death is factored in...
Bangladesh 34th highest-risk nation in coronavirus transmi...
February 15 ,2020
Bangladesh ranks 34th among 43 countries with the highest risk of transmission of the deadly coronavirus through passenger flights from...
Big setback if India and US can’t agree on trade deal now,...
February 15 ,2020
Alice Wells If India and the US cannot achieve a modest trade deal with US President Donald Trump visiting India, it would be a &l...