Sri Lanka wants a longer-time period to negotiate a free trade agreement with China as it is concerned about the economic impact of a rushed deal

Map. History of Asia conflict

20 February 2018
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KCNA: "Extending his heartfelt congratulations to Kim Jong Un and the friendly men and officers of the Korean People's Army on the occasion of Feb. 8, its 70th birthday, Bashar Al-Assad in the message wished him bigger success and the Korean people progress and powerfulness."
President Trump formally notifies Senate he's withdrawing nominations of K.T McFarland to be US Amb to Singapore and Kathleen Hartnett White to the Council on Environmental Quality. McFarland faced questions about her work with Gen Mike Flynn and Hartnett her views on climate change.
Chief of Uzbekistan National Security Service Rustam Inoyatov was fired2 week ago
Chief of Uzbekistan National Security Service Rustam Inoyatov was fired
US Air Force C-32A 99-0004 SAM406 Airborne from Joint Base Andrews - @VP Pence heading to South Korea
Mumbai: Fire broke out at slums near Laxmi Industrial Estate on Andheri - Kurla Road. 4 fire tenders at the spot.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 35km SW of Pyu, Burma
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Army search operations underway in Pulwama, no encounter reported
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Army helicopter patrolling border areas of Rajouri after four soldiers lost their lives in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BG sector yesterday
Sri Lanka wants a longer-time period to negotiate a free trade agreement with China as it is concerned about the economic impact of a rushed deal
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Jammu and Kashmir: Militants lob grenade at an Army camp in Pulwama's Kakpora, Army retaliated. No loss of life reported
"China's on the risethe SovietUnion of our time," warns @RepMcCaul of Beijing "suffocating freedom until its dying breath"
"Securing our nation at home requires protecting American strength abroad" per @RepMcCaul "In North Korea Kim Jung UN has marched down the path of nuclearization in the absence of American leadership"
Minister of State for IBNHandLH @Marriyum A said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was all about the people and stressed the need for enhancing cultural collaboration between the two countries to familiarize them about the benefits the mega-economic initiative
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Govt will strive to keep all Singaporeans together: PM Lee
Chinese national killed, another wounded in Karachi target killing2 week ago
Chinese national killed, another wounded in Karachi target killing
Traffic policemen booked over death of 20-year-old man in Islamabad
Hyderabad: 21-year-old student of BITS Pilani allegedly committed suicide in his hostel room
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat pays tribute to Captain Kapil Kundu at Delhi's Palam airport; Kundu lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BG sector of Rajouri district yesterday
China says to ban export of more dual-use goods to North Korea
Specialised ordnance disposal units have been deployed across South Waziristan, the military says, and the number of Taliban IEDs and mines cleared is "colossal"
Pakistan's military denies it ever laid any mines in South Waziristan, or anywhere in FATA. Privately, however, security officials say that when the war was at its peak, mines were often "sprinkled" on an emergency basis to fight Taliban advances
Suicide blast in Balochistan's Panjgur claims life, injures six
Two crew feared dead in Japan army helicopter crash
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Singapore will wither if society is rigid and stratified by class, says PM Lee
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Lashkar's Hindu militant charged with killing of 6 Kashmir policemen
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Koreas president Moon says PyeongChang Olympics will mark start of building peace in Asia
Fire broke out in an office in Gujarat International Finance Tec-City in Gandhinagar, six fire tenders were rushed to the spot. Fire under control
India says New Delhi's position on East Jerusalem remains consistent, very clear and independent. MEA says, the @UN vote on Jerusalem was very clear and stated India's position
Nawaz Sharif says he is disqualified from Pakistan but he still qualifies in Azad Kashmir and asked PM AJK Raja Farooq Haider that he should assign him some duty for the service of people of the valley
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Foreign national shot dead in Karachi
Japanese army helicopter crashes, one death confirmed
South Korea says North stole cryptocurrency worth billions of won last year2 week ago
South Korea says North stole cryptocurrency worth billions of won last year
Philippines National Police Chief: Use of religious items in anti-drug campaign not theatrics
China advises its tourists to avoid Maldives till politics stabilise reports say
Pakistan has summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner to handover protest note as two people died due to unprovoked firing of Indian Army on LoC
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Anantnag police presented chargesheet against some militants who were involved in attack in South Kashmir which killed six policemen including an officer last yea
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At least six Tajik rebels have been killed as result of airstrikes in the Warduj district of northeastern Badakhshan province
Kashmir issue is very crucial problem for the nation. Kashmir has never been so safe in the last 35 years. We handled the Kashmir issue very well: National President of Bharatiya Janata Party Amit Shah
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South Korean appeals court orders the release of Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong suspending his prison sentence after he spent a year in jail
China rebuffs U.S. criticism of relations with oil-rich Venezuela
4 people died in 53-vehicle pileup on freeway in SW China's Yunnan. Road was icy when accident occurred
Fake Indian currency notes of face value Indian rupees 1,94,000 recovered by 24 battalion of Border Security Force (BSF) in Malda's Sabdalpur
Sunday vehicular accidents in Cordillera: 1 killed, 13 hurt
A military attack helicopter has crashed in a residential area in Saga, Kanzaki, Japan.
A Japanese military helicopter crashes in a residential area in the south-west of the country, setting at least one home on fire: officials
Fifteen Russian athletes and staff who had their life bans for doping lifted last week will not be invited to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
South, North Korean figure skating pair teams hold practice session together
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) books businessmen Nirav Modi, Nishal Modi and PNB officials for cheating the Punjab National Bank to the tune of Indian rupees 280.7 crores
Philippine senator seeks legislative probe of Duterte's bank transactions
Public Attorney's Office files civil cases against former Health Secretary Janette Garin, former Usecurity Kenneth Go, board of directors of Sanofi Pasteur Philippines, and Zuellig Pharma Philippines over Dengvaxia mess
Telangana: Maoists torch BSNL tower in Venkatpuram village in Jayashankar Bhupalpally district
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20 crore Pakistanis stand by Kashmir, PM Abbasi addresses AJK Legislative Assembly
The Armed Forces of the Philippines will continue to do its mandate of serving and protecting the people from such militants like the NPA
North Korea Continues Hacking Attempts on Domestic Cryptocurrency Platforms
Plane carrying live fish crashes off Palawan's shores
People of village of Rifleman Shubham Singh (who died in ceasefire violation in Rajouri yesterday) hold protests against Pakistan in Mukundpur, Kathua2 week ago
People of village of Rifleman Shubham Singh (who died in ceasefire violation in Rajouri yesterday) hold protests against Pakistan in Mukundpur, Kathua
North Korea sends Winter Olympics propaganda fliers to Seoul: website
Most senior official from the North ever to travel to South Korea attends the Pyeongchang Olympic Games in a diplomatic high point of the rapprochement between the two Koreas
8 killed in gas leak at southern China steel mill
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South Korea's business community hails Samsung Lee's suspended sentence
"Repression of Indian occupying forces can never suppress valiant spirit of Kashmiris who rightfully await awakening of international community for plebiscite under UN resolution. Regardless of the ordeal, their struggle is destined to succeed IA" says Pakistani Army Chief
China's Okay Airways is inviting foreign airlines to take a stake in the privately owned carrier
'Let's talk': Japan hopes low-key strategy averts U.S. trade flare-up
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South Korean, U.S. nuke envoys meet to discuss North Korea
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Free from international sanctions, North Korean ferry needs nod from Seoul to sail to South: officials
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Vietnam oil executive who was allegedly abducted from Germany is handed second life term for corruption by Hanoi court
Pakistani Al-Khalid tank fitted with the JM-3 dazzler a Chinese copy of the interference system used by the T-90 the Shtora-1.
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Registered an earthquake of magnitude 6.1 in the east of the island of Taiwan
No military solution to Afghan issue: Pakistan PM
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KCNA: "A high-level delegation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea led by Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, will soon visit south Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the 23rd Winter Olympics."
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 42km SSE of Habibola, Indonesia
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Oil tanker with 22 Indian crew missing in Gulf of Guinea since Friday