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LIVE Updates: Afghanistan Airport Blast; Dozens Killed

A car bomb suicide attack targeted security forces in front gate of Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul on Monday noon. Several casualities have been reported, according to reports by Khaama Press the attack was targetted a convoy of armoured vehicles apparently transporting government officials. However, it is unclear on the number of casualities. Reports suggests that the explosion killed ...

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Pakistan Gears Up to Eradicate Polio with Injections Drive Now

As India has come out of the polio entirely, neighbouring Pakistan is keen to eliminate the deadly disease and health authorities in Pakistan have started administering polio injections for the first time, while oral polio drops have already been administered in many parts. The polio injections to be given in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) for the first time ...

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President Says ‘India Committed to Work Closely with Afghanistan’

India was "committed to working closely with Afghanistan" and wanted it to act as a bridge between south and central Asia and beyond, said President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday. The President had conveyed his greetings and best wishes to Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, the President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on his assumption of the office of the Afghan President. ...

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Modi Assures India’s Support as a Friend, Partner to Afghan President

Regarding Kabul’s efforts to build a strong and prosperous nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured support to Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani and said India will stand as a friend and partner in the endeavor, on Wednesday. According to a statement from the PMO, Modi spoke with Ghani over phone and congratulated him on his election as president of Afghanistan. The ...

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