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Powerful Bomb in Northwest Pakistan Kills 22, Wounds Dozens

ISLAMABAD � Officials in Pakistan say a powerful bomb Friday ripped through a busy market in a northwestern tribal town on the Afghan border, killing at least 22 people and wounding more than 50 others.

Witnesses and local politicians say …

PUBLIC MONEY BEING SPENT ONLY ON WELFARE OF MASSES: SHAHBAZ

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said national resources are a trust of the people and public money is being spent only on the welfare of the masses. In a statement, he said Metro Bus System and Orange Line Metro Train projects are glorious …

China bans veils, ‘abnormal’ beards in predominantly Muslim Xinjiang province

Beijing (IINA) – Chinese authorities have imposed a ban on abnormal facial hair and veils in public places in the country’s predominantly Muslim Xinjiang province, according to media reports.Authorities say that it is an effort to curb extremism and ra…

China bans veils, ‘abnormal’ beards in predominantly Muslim Xinjiang province

Beijing (IINA) – Chinese authorities have imposed a ban on abnormal facial hair and veils in public places in the country’s predominantly Muslim Xinjiang province, according to media reports.Authorities say that it is an effort to curb extremism and ra…

Afghan Official: Taliban Reportedly Seeking Russian Aid to Take on IS

WASHINGTON � The Taliban in northern Afghanistan is seeking Russian assistance to build up its fight against Islamic State-backed militants along the country’s border with the former Soviet Union, an Afghan official told VOA.

The governor of the strategic northeastern …

ANOTHER HARDCORE TERRORIST EXECUTED IN KOHAT JAIL

Another hardcore terrorist was executed in Kohat Jail on Thursday.

He was tried by military court.

Convict Tahir son of Mir Shah Jehan was involved in heinous offences relating to terrorism, including attacks on Bannu Jail and law enforcement agencies.…