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US stands with India in fighting terrorism, says Pompeo

The United States stands with India in fighting terrorism, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has told India's Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale during their discussions on the “urgency” of Pakistan taking action against terror groups, according to a US official.

Sharif moves SC for early hearing of bail plea

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has again moved the Supreme Court seeking an early hearing of his petition against a decision by the Islamabad High Court (IHC) rejecting his bail plea on medical grounds in a corruption case.

India, Bangladesh jointly inaugurate 4 projects

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina jointly inaugurated four projects, via video conferencing, in the areas of transport, health and education.

As temperatures rise, Sri Lanka warns of extreme heat

Sri Lanka's Meteorology Department has issued an extreme heat advisory as temperatures in several districts across the country were expected to rise further.

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