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Taliban seize second provincial capital Sheberghan in two days

"The Taliban are everywhere," Sheberghan resident says as provincial capital falls to Taliban

8 August 2021, 10:38 am

California witnesses history's worst fire that burned 250% more land than 2020

The Dixie Fire has also burned through the small town of Canyondam, the Los Angeles Times reported

7 August 2021, 9:02 pm

Greece, Turkey continue to grapple with raging blazes

With strong winds and temperatures of up to 38 degrees C (100 F) forecast in some regions on Saturday, the blazes in Greece are expected to continue

7 August 2021, 8:31 pm

US State Department eases restrictions in new travel advisory for Pakistan

The latest advisory acknowledges security situation in Pakistan safer than that in 2014

7 August 2021, 6:48 pm

Coronavirus pandemic speeds up worldwide, surges in North America

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to surge in all regions of the world apart from Latin America and the Caribbean, leaping by nearly a half in North America

7 August 2021, 4:35 pm

Pakistani athlete Arshad Nadeem to compete in javelin throw final at Tokyo Olympics

Arshad stands among the 12 contestants appearing in the final contest

6 August 2021, 6:52 pm

Taliban gain control of first provincial capital

The Taliban also claimed to kill a senior Afghan govt official in retaliation to the air strikes

6 August 2021, 5:27 pm

Pakistan should help Afghanistan 'dismantle' Taliban: Afghan envoy at UNSC meeting

Taliban attacks are intensifying with every passing day, Afghan ambassador Ghulam M Isaczai says

6 August 2021, 4:27 pm

Pak-US relationship 'moving in the right direction': Moeed Yusuf

Pakistan's national security advisor terms his visit to the United States "a constructive visit"

6 August 2021, 3:32 pm

French constitutional court approves Macron's Covid pass

The controversial pass, which will become ubiquitous from Monday, drew several hundred protesters outside the Council of State in Paris

5 August 2021, 6:46 pm