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Pakistani and Indian troops trade fire in Kashmir

Four Pakistani civilians killed in Indian firing across LoC was posted in National of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on November 20, 2016 and was last updated on November 20, 2016. The two countries had declared ceasefire along the LoC and working boundary in 2003 but conflicts was renewed after militants attacked an army center in the Indian-controlled Kashmir in September.


Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

Ahead of their talks, the duo appeared at a joint news conference, at which the Prime Minister reminded Chancellor Merkel the United Kingdom will resist attempts to forge an "EU army" while it remains in the bloc. Obama also urged his European counterparts to continue seeking solutions to common challenges with the incoming Donald Trump administration. And French President Francois Hollande's socialist government faces a major challenge from the far-right in elections next year.



Thousands rally calling on Malaysian prime minister to quit

Prime Minister Najib Razak has been under widespread pressure to resign and face trial over his involvement in a multi-billion global corruption scandal. "Let him come and arrest us all ". Najib and leaders of the other 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries will then meet on the sidelines of the APEC meeting to provide a better picture of the free trade pact's future following the recent U.S.


German Lawmaker: Merkel Will Run again for Chancellor

German Lawmaker: Merkel Will Run again for Chancellor

German news magazine Der Spiegel says U.S. President Barack Obama has praised German Chancellor Angela Merkel as someone "who is willing to fight for her values". "She is more than ever the woman who is countering men like Russian President Vladimir Putin or Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan", said the TAZ .


Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo province kill family of 7

Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo province kill family of 7

Russia , whose air force is bombing in support of Assad, says it has not taken part in the latest Aleppo attack. Government forces continued their air strikes and intense artillery fire on the rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo on the fourth consecutive day.


Australian prime minister got Trump's number from golf great

Australian prime minister got Trump's number from golf great

Turnbull's office confirmed that Australia's USA ambassador Joe Hockey asked Norman for Trump's number so that Turnbull could call immediately, News.com.au reports. Following his phone call with Trump last week, Turnbull called the real-estate billionaire a dealmaker who would "view the world in a very practical and pragmatic way".