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EU Calls for Permanent Ceasefire in Afghanistan

The European Union in a statement on Friday condemned recent attacks in Afghanistan and called for a permanent ceasefire in the country

Taliban delegation in Kabul as prisoner release nears

In a major breakthrough, the Taliban will send a delegation to Afghanistan to facilitate the thorny prisoner swap as part of the peace deal with the United States

Two doctors among four new cases

Four more people have tested positive for novel coronavirus in the country, taking the number of confirmed cases to 48, said the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) yesterday

Biman suspends London, Manchester flights for a week

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has suspended its London and Manchester flights for a week amid the coronavirus pandemic

Nepal gets its fourth case

A 34-year-old man, who had recently returned from Dubai, has tested positive for the coronavirus contagion, becoming the fourth Nepali to have contracted the disease that has forced more than three billion people across the world to remain under lockdown

Sri Lanka asks expatriates to wait until Coronavirus is contained to return

Sri Lanka has asked overseas citizens to wait until Coronavirus is contained in the country to return, the President's office said, as the country is under curfew to contain the spread the disease

Sri Lanka village in Covid-18 lockdown as zero Coronavirus cases reported for second day

Sri Lanka has locked down a village south of capital Colombo after a confirmed coronavirus patient was found who had contacts with at least 26 persons, while nationwide curfews continue to combat the spread of Covid-19

IMF hints at helping Pakistan to fight COVID-19 impact

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has announced that it would consider Pakistans request for financial assistance to shore up the countrys foreign exchange reserves and budgetary support due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on its economy, it was reported on Saturday


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Soleimani killing will lead to reprisal, increase chances of regional conflict: Dilip Hiro

After the targeted killing of Major General Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force by the US, the Persian Gulf nation is not going to sit silent…

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