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U.S. hails India's aid contribution to Afghanistan

U.S. hails India's aid contribution to Afghanistan

Asif Ghafoor made the remarks during an interview with a private TV channel on Thursday. Pakistan had a good coordination with International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan and we can achieve peace through effective coordination.


Indu Malhotra, first woman lawyer to become directly SC judge

Indu Malhotra, first woman lawyer to become directly SC judge

On Friday, Justice Gogoi told journalists that the unprecedented press conference was prompted by the death of trial court Judge Brijgopal Harkishan Loya . Less than desirable things happened in the past 2 months. The four judges of the apex court issued an appeal to the nation to save the institution from further damage if they want democracy to survive in the country.


Julian Assange granted Ecuadorian citizenship

Julian Assange granted Ecuadorian citizenship

The issue was a likely incentive in the recent bid to end the legal and diplomatic row Assange created when he sought refuge at the embassy. "Of course whatever alternative (taken) will be made strictly following to the norms and procedures of global law, in coordination with the United Kingdom, a country which we maintain the best relations of friendship and cooperation", Ms Espinosa said .


Tunisians Clash With Police as Protests Over Economy Build

Tunisians Clash With Police as Protests Over Economy Build

The Tunisian government arrested 300 people and deployed the army to quash protests across the country sparked by rising taxes, high unemployment, and increased food prices. Tunisia has been gripped by protests , looting and vandalism since Monday, with riot police intervening to protect state institutions, public and private property and civilians.


USA and Britain fail to cause Iran unrest

USA and Britain fail to cause Iran unrest

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has blamed the U.S. and the United Kingdom for the recent anti-government protests, adding that forces working against Tehran will never be successful. He also urged the U.K.'s "friends in the White House not to throw away" a nuclear deal with Iran that Trump has pledged to decertify. On Monday, a separate judiciary official announced that a detainee had committed suicide in Tehran's Evin prison.