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Some Pakistan pursuits in battle with US, will contemplate ties: Antony Blinken

Pakistan has a “multiplicity of pursuits” in Afghanistan, together with “some which can be in battle with ours”, United States Secretary of State Antony J Blinken instructed Congress on Monday. The US, Blinken mentioned, can be its relationship with Pakistan within the coming weeks to determine what position Washington would need it to play in […]

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UK worker numbers surge above pre-pandemic degree

British employers added a report 241,000 employees final month, lifting the whole variety of workers on firm payrolls to simply above the extent earlier than Britain first went right into a COVID-19 lockdown final 12 months, official knowledge confirmed on Tuesday. The strong jobs knowledge comes as Britain’s authorities prepares to finish its furlough programme […]

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Syria violence worsening, not protected for refugee return, UN investigators say

Syria continues to be unsafe for the return of refugees a decade after its battle started, UN warfare crimes investigators mentioned on Tuesday, documenting worsening violence and rights violations together with arbitrary detention by authorities forces. The UN Fee of Inquiry on Syria mentioned the general scenario was more and more bleak, noting hostilities in […]

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Afghanistan LIVE updates: Donors pledge $1.1 billion for ‘collapsing’ Afghanistan

Afghanistan disaster Stay Information Updates: Donors have pledged greater than $1.1 billion to assist Afghanistan, the place poverty and starvation have spiralled because the Islamist Taliban took energy, and international support has dried up, elevating the spectre of a mass exodus. UN Secretary-Basic Antonio Guterres, talking midway by means of a U.N. convention searching for […]

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Shanghai suspends colleges, flights as hurricane approaches China

Authorities in Shanghai and neighbouring coastal areas cancelled flights, and suspended colleges, subways and trains as Storm Chanthu approached China after drenching Taiwan although inflicting little injury there. The storm, with winds of greater than 170 kilometres per hour close to its eye, had been downgraded from a brilliant hurricane to a powerful hurricane on […]