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Massive blaze in Islamabad’s Sasta Bazaar doused

ISLAMABAD – The massive fire that erupted on Wednesday morning in Islamabad’s Sasta Bazaar, engulfing more than 600 stalls and partially damaging more than 200 hundred shops, has been doused by fire tenders. The incident took place in Sector H-9 near Peshawar Mor when a spark in pile of garbage ...

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Taliban bombing in Afghanistan’s Helmand leaves casualties

At least five people have been killed and over 2 dozen wounded when a car bomb exploded at a police headquarters in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand Province. The blast took place in Lashkargah, Helmand’s provincial capital, on Wednesday, with the Taliban militant group claiming the responsibility for the bombing. “A … ...

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Cyber attacks considered as cause of US Navy warship collisions

The United States is considering whether cyber attacks might have been responsible for a spate of collisions involving US warships in Asia, including two deadly ones. Experts believe that human errors and coincidence are not plausible explanations given the security systems of the US Navy and the logistics of having ...

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Turkey expects Iraqi Kurds to cancel independence vote

Turkey’s foreign minister says his country expects the administration of Iraq’s northern semi-autonomous Kurdish region to cancel an upcoming referendum on its independence. Mevlut Cavusoglu, who is on a visit to Baghdad, made the remarks on Wednesday at a press conference with his Iraqi counterpart, Ibrahim al-Ja’afari. He said he ...

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