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Pakistan PM blamed for ‘overshadowing’ Erdogan’s statement on Kashmir

Opposition parties in Pakistan claim that Prime Minister Imran Khan’s remarks about initiating a treason case against Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman apparently “overshadowed” Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s historic statement on Kashmir

Trade deal unlikely during India trip: Trump

US President Donald Trump has indicated that a full-fledged trade agreement with India was unlikely during his visit there next week – or even this year – but a “very big one” was in the offing.

Ghani elected president of Afghanistan

The Independent Election Commission announced President Ashraf Ghani as the winner of Afghanistan’s presidential election during a press conference on Tuesday.

COVID-19: Bangladesh postpones international archery competition

Bangladesh has postponed an international archery competition scheduled to be held in the last week of February due to travel restrictions imposed in the wake of COVID-19 outbreak in China.

Militants kill judge in Afghanistan

Taliban militants have killed a primary court judge in Afghanistan's western Herat province, a local official said Tuesday.
 

Sri Lanka warns against risks of desert locusts

Sri Lanka's department of agriculture on Tuesday said if the overseas desert locust plague persists, the probability of locusts entering the island country would increase, causing devastation to crops.

Pakistan flight-tests Ra'ad-II cruise missile

Pakistan successfully tested its air-launched cruise missile Ra'ad-II, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Tuesday.

Pakistan PM for ‘out of box solution’ to cut power, gas tariffs

Pakistan Prime Min­ister Imran Khan directed the autho­rities concerned to find “out of the box solution” to bring down electricity and gas tariffs to provide some relief to domestic consumers and reduce inflation in the country