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Afghanistan: Gunmen attack Jalalabad education building

Armed men enter government building in eastern city and open fire, killing at least 10 people, officials say.

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Suicide blast kills ANP candidate, supporters at election rally

At least 14 killed and scores wounded in suicide bombing at Peshawar campaign event organised by Awami National Party.

ANP candidate

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Deadly blast hits Afghanistan's Jalalabad

Official says at least 19 were killed after explosion hits central area in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.

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India's Supreme Court upholds death sentence in Delhi rape case

Top court pronounced its judgement on the review petition filed by three out of the four convicts handed death penalty.

Delhi rape

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US soldier killed in 'apparent insider attack' in Afghanistan

NATO opens investigation into 'green-on-blue' attack which resulted in the first such killing in nearly a year.

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Pakistan: Floods leave at least six people dead in Lahore

Lahore sees its heaviest rains in 38 years as torrential downpours cause widespread disruption.

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Pakistan urged to protect press freedom ahead of elections

Rights groups call on caretaker PM to allow independent coverage of the election campaigns ahead of July 25 vote.

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Deadly blast hits Afghanistan's Jalalabad

Official says at least 12 are killed after explosion hits central area in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.

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Afghanistan: Ghani orders resumption of anti-Taliban operations

President Ashraf Ghani's 18-day ceasefire with the Taliban ends with a call on the group to agree to full peace talks.

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani

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India preparing for 'cut in oil imports from Iran'

India prepares for a 'drastic reduction' of Iranian oil imports in a push by the US to cut trade ties, Reuters reports.

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'Green gold': Pakistan plants hundreds of millions of trees

The 'Billion Tree Tsunami' is a provincial government programme described as a 'true conservation success story'.

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