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India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'

The Indian foreign ministry says the cancellation follows the 'latest brutal killings of our security personnel by Pakistan-based entities and the recent release of a series of 20 postage stamps by Pakistan glorifying a terrorist and terrorism'

The Indian foreign ministry says the cancellation follows the 'latest brutal killings of ...

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India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'

2018 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Baharat Vatwani has reunited over 7,000 mentally-ill people ...

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India’s Bharat Vatwani: How the heart can treat mental illness

Rajendra Pachauri is charged under various counts including sexual assault, harassment ...

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Ex-UN climate chief to face sexual assault trial

It is the deadliest attack since an ambulance packed with explosives detonated in a ...

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Death toll in Afghan suicide attack soars to 68

The bus carrying 80 people was returning from the Hindu temple of Kondagattu Anjaneya ...

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50 dead as Indian bus plunges into valley

White House National Security Advisor John Bolton says the US is prepared to slap ...

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U.S. threatens to arrest ICC judges who probe war crimes

2018 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Sonam Wangchuk says the goal of education should be this: ...

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Sonam Wangchuk challenges India’s ‘ritual’ education with common sense

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' arrival in Kabul comes at a sensitive time in the ...

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Mattis makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan

The double bombing kills at least 26 people and is widely condemned by Afghan and foreign ...

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Twin blasts turn regular Kabul wrestling session into massacre

Jalaluddin Haqqani, whose son Sirajuddin Haqqani now heads the brutal group and is also ...

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Afghan Taliban announces death of Haqqani network leader