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Wilayat Khurasan-IS militants claim attack on and resulting gun battle with Pakistani intelligence using automatic weapons resulting in "dead and wounded" in Lahore
Pakistan will take action against militants and de-escalate tensions with India, @AmbJohnBolton says he was told today by @SMQureshiPTI.
Pakistan Foreign Office spox condemns killing of 8 Pakistani Pushtoon tribesmen by Afghan Army in Paktika, Afghanistan.
"I'm not aware of any scheduled calls" between @POTUS and Xi, replies @PressSec. "We're going to keep everything on the table" with China on reaching a trade agreement.
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In its readout of the meeting with the India foreign secretary, @StateDept says the two "discussed the importance of bringing those responsible for the attack to justice and the urgency of Pakistan taking meaningful action against terrorist groups operating on its soil."
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 58km WSW of Padangsidempuan, Indonesia
2 killed, 4 injured in Chakothi sector due to 'unprovoked' firing by Indian forces across LoC: ISPR
Court in Astana places Serikzhan Bilash, campaigner over the Xinjiang camps, under house arrest pending trial on incitement charges, his wife and lawyer say.
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Security incident in Pakistan: - An IED explosion targeting police vehicle left 4 policemen injured in Quetta, Balochistan.
Pakistan FM Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with US National Security Adviser to discuss the regional peace after Pulwama attack. FM Qureshi told US-NSA that India has violated LoC which is against the United Nations' charted
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 93km WSW of Onan Ganjang, Indonesia
Pakistani FM Qureshi speaks to US NSA Amb John Bolton
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 166km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
India today successfully carried out two tests of Pinaka guided extended range rockets off the coast of Balasore in Odisha. Both the rockets hit their targets at 90-km range
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North Korea state TV showed leader Kim Jong-un arriving to vote in the election of deputies in North Korea's parliament.
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Cargolux 747 HONG KONG-LUXEMBOURG descending for Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport
India's air safety regulator says it is reviewing Boeing 737 MAX 8 safety issues after Ethiopian Airlines accident
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Cargolux 747 HONG KONG-LUXEMBOURG is currently descending for Baku too
China bans Boeing 737 MAX aircraft flights after the Ethiopian accident
At least 20 Afghan security force members were killed in a Taliban attack in Badghis province, in the west of Afghanistan, on Sunday night, officials from Badghis Provincial Council said on Monday.
Indian media report: New Delhi has turned down Saudi offer to mediate between India and Pakistan
Security alert issued for Chinese citizens in Karachi
North Korean vice FM leaves for Russia visit
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USAF RC-135W 62-4135 RONIN72 departed Kadena AB, Okinawa for an 8 hour mission over the South China Sea.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 126km E of Iwaki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 8km SSW of Kihoku-cho, Japan
South Korea keeps close tabs on North Korea missile activities: JCS
The massage parlor owner peddling access to Trump and his family is an officer of two groups with ties to China's communist government
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 143km ESE of Iwaki, Japan
According to local reports, Pulwama encounter appears to be over. Three slain militants are reported to be from Jaish (JeM)
U.S. presses India to stop buying oil from Venezuela's Maduro - envoy
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 123km E of Iwaki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 141km E of Iwaki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 - 134km E of Iwaki, Japan
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Pakistani NOTAM south to Gwadar
LoC: Today two Pakistani civilians were killed and four others injured in Indian shelling in Chakothi and Pandu sectors in Jhelum valley. Kashmir
Following gun attack in Karachi last night, Hizbul Ahrar releases new statement warning people in Karachi to stay away from security forces/police during PSL matches. Hizb statement says it won't particularly target cricket matches but security forces are on its target.
Election Commission announces General Elections 2019. Model Code of Conduct to be effective immediately after announcement. EC announces 7 phase polls. First phase of polls on 11th April, 2019. Second phase 18th April. Third on 23rd April. Fourth on 29th April.
India-held Kashmir: Two yet-to-be-identified militants have been killed in today's gunfight that broke out in the afternoon between Kashmiri militants and Indian forces in Pinglish area of Tral in Pulwama district.
Pakistan violates ceasefire at 4 places in Poonch; targets army posts, villages
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 124km SSE of Kuril'sk, Russia
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 128km S of Krajan Tambakrejo, Indonesia
Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 - South Indian Ocean
KCNA: "All the electors are participating as one in the election for the sake of the prosperity of the socialist country and development of the people's power with their great pride and honor of being members of the great Kim Il Sung's nation and Kim Jong Il's Korea."
KCNA: "Each approval ballot is an expression of the fixed will to further cement the people's powerThey should cast approval ballots with their loyalty to the party and the leader, absolute support to the DPRK government and the will to share their destiny with socialism."
KCNA: "Newspapers in the DPRKcarry editorials on the day of election of deputies to the 14th Supreme People's AssemblyThe election will strikingly manifest the fixed will of our people to firmly trust and uphold to the last Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un despite storm and stress"
KCNA: "He met with Hong So Hon, president of the universityHe received a vote from the chairman of the election committee at Sub-constituency No. 40 of Constituency No. 10 for the election of deputies to the SPA and cast it for Hong So Hon, a candidate for a deputy to the SPA."
KCNA: " At 11:00 a.m.Kim Jong Un arrived at the polling station set up in Kim Chaek University of TechnologyThe teaching staff and studentsenthusiastically welcomed him, offering the highest glory and warmest greetingshewaving back to the voters in acknowledgement."
KCNA: "Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and supreme commander of the Korean People's Army, took part in the election of deputies to the 14th Supreme People's Assembly."
KCNA: "Those listed as famous restaurant dishes includeostrich steak and soup of chopped ostrich and spices, chicken wheat vermicelli, seasoned and steamed mandarinand cold noodle."
KCNA: "The Central Committee of the Korean Association of Cooks registered 20-odd dishesas famous regional or restaurant dishes. Among those listedare potato starch noodle and scalded octopus slices dressed with marinadeand pickled hairy crab and trepang."
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 237km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
KCNA: "Kim Jong Unsent a message of greeting to Bashar Al-Assad, president of the Syrian Arab Republic, on Saturday. The message extended warm congratulations to the president and, through him, to the Syrian people on the March 8 Revolution Day in Syria."
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.