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Pakistani diplomats, staff injured in Kabul Attack | World

Burned vehicles at the site of the blast in Kabul – Reuters  ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Foreign Office on Wednesday condemned the attack in Kabul’s diplomatic quarter and according to a press statement officials from the country’s embassy had been injured. Some Pakistani diplomats and staff sustained minor injuries in the attack ...

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49 killed in massive Kabul truck bombing | World

Afghan security forces personnel are seen at the site of a car bomb attack in Kabul on May 31, 2017 – AFP KABUL: At least 49 people were killed and hundreds wounded Wednesday when a massive truck bomb ripped through Kabul´s diplomatic quarter, shattering the morning rush hour and bringing ...

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New Trump attack on Germany widens transatlantic rift | World

The transatlantic diplomatic rift widened on Tuesday as US President Donald Trump responded to criticism from Chancellor Angela Merkel with a new attack on German trade tactics and defense spending. Trump’s spokesman Sean Spicer insisted that the leaders “get on very well” but — as is often the case — ...

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Foreigners taste sweetness of Urdu with jalebi | World

LONDON: Hundreds of people enjoyed Urdu poetry while eating jalebi at the Alchemy Festival here. Pakistani artists and activists, Ali Rez and Saks Afridi, brought to festival the unique project, called #UrduPoeatry – designed to revive interest in the language Urdu through the unique medium of jalebi. Hundreds of people ...

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