Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 127km ENE of Amahai, Indonesia
Two train coaches of the Light Rail Transit Line 2 collided between two stations in Quezon City on Saturday night, May 18.
5 killed, 20 wounded in motorcycle VBIED blast in Oba, Herat earlier today. The injured include district governor.
At least nine civilians were killed and 15 others were wounded in a traffic accident in Farsi district in Herat province on Saturday, the provincial governor's spokesman Jailani Farhad said.
Three militants killed in Panzgam, Pulwama encounter by Indian forces earlier today have been identified as Showkat Ahmad Dar from Panzgam, Pulwama, Irfan Ahmad from Sopore and Muzzafar Ahmad from Tahab, Pulwama. All three affiliated with Hizbul Rebels. Kashmir
A gunfight has erupted between Indian forces and suspected militants in Hathlangoo area of Sopore. 1-2 militants believed to be trapped. Mobile internet services suspended in the area. Kashmir
The Indian forces search operation in Anantnag ended after 4-5 hours and as per local reports it appears the holed up militants managed to escape the area.
A total of three militants killed in Pulwama encounter. As per Indian media, a "war like store room" has been discovered from the compound.
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General Charles Brown Jr., commander of U.S. Pacific Air Forces, arrives in the Philippines for meetings with military officials and visits to Clark and Basa airbases. "We're finding ways to better integrate and to better train together."
Pakistani intruder (identified as Shabir Ahmad son of Mir Wali of Manjkot POK) apprehended by army along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara North Kashmir, being questioned by forces.
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Alwar: A youth was beaten to death by relatives of a minor who alleged that the boy along with two of his friends had raped the girl on May 14. Police have detained 2 people. Further probe on. Rajasthan
Taliban: CP attacked overnight in Uruzganiyano area of Chamtal district Balkh resulting in 3 militiamen including commander Qadir killed and 2 wounded. APC destroyed and 2 more gunmen killed as reinforcements also engaged.
Taliban: Enemy engaged close to Musa Khel district center Khost Fri. morning resulting in APC destroyed, 8 gunmen killed and multiple wounded.
Two people including a child killed and 14 others injured in a blast in Oba district in Herat province.
Internet suspended in Sopore as forces lay siege to Hathlangoo village
Two people, including a child, were killed and 14 others were wounded in a roadside bomb blast in Oba district in Herat province on Saturday morning, the provincial governor's spokesman Jailani Farhad said.
7 Taliban fighters killed and 5 wounded in a air raid carried out by foreign forces in Maiwand district of Kandahar, provincial officials said Friday.
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A group of 26 Afghan pilots and door gunners this month completed their training for UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters in southern Kandahar province.
KCNA: "Since the international concern is growing more than ever overthe heinous act of the United States, the Secretary General of the United Nations is requested to take urgent measures as a way ofproving the impartiality of the UN."
KCNA: "Recently, the United States committed an unlawful and outrageous act of taking the DPRK's cargo ship to Samoathis act of dispossession has clearly indicated that the United States is indeed a gangster country that does not care at all about international laws."
KCNA: "Kim Song, permanent representative of the DPRK, sent a letter toGuterres, secretary general of the United Nations, on Friday. The letter reads: Mr. Secretary General, I address this letter to you with regard to thedispossession of the cargo ship 'Wise Honest.'"
Two anti-terror operations underway in Jammu and Kashmir. Operation 1: Two militants killed so far in Panzgam, J&K. Operation 2: Exchange of firing in Anantnag district.
J&K: One Hizbul terrorist has been killed in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 - 187km S of Sindangsari, Indonesia
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 15km SSE of Ofunato, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 103km SW of Abepura, Indonesia
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - Jilin-Heilongjiang border region, China
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 102km E of Mohean, India
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The moment when China's 45th BeiDou satellite was sent into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province. It is the fourth BDS-2 backup satellite
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 133km NE of Tobelo, Indonesia
Several #JamaateIslami Jammu And Kashmir activists and separatist leaders, who were arrested after Pulwama Attack and then released on bail, are being re-arrested under fresh cases and frequently called to police stations for questioning
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NDS vehicle destroyed with tactical explosion afternoon hours today in Company area of PD5, Kabul city, resulting in 2 intelligence officers killed.
AFG Abozar, a prominent ISIS commander and 8 of his men were killed yesterday by NATO drone in Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province, @moiafghanistan spox confirm.
US airstrike that killed Afghan forces in Helmand province was 'tragic accident' after the area was reported clear, @USFOR_A tells
Taliban: CP on main Kabul-Jalalabad highway in Mahipar area of Sarubi district Kabul overrun last night resulting in vehicle destroyed and 4 gunmen killed; 6 rifles, equipment seized.
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Confirmed: U.S. war planes yesterday mistakenly bombed a convoy of local Afghan forces in Lashkargah, Helmand. The "friendly airstrike" has killed at least 17-25 policemen, including at least 4 commanders, and injured over 30. Afghanistan (some photos of slain Afghan personnel)
At least 3 suspected militants have been killed by Pakistan security forces in an operation in Kalat, Balochistan. Identified as Mama Shams Pirkani, Zafar Hassani and Sohaib Baloch. All 3 suspects believed to be affiliated with a Baloch militant group (most likely BLA).
Fresh from the meetings with Putin and Lavrov, US Secretary of State Pompeo identifies Afghanistan, North Korea and counter-terrorism as areas where US and Russia have overlapping interests and can collaborate.
Taiwan has become the first country in Asia to approve same-sex marriage.
A policeman has been shot dead in Quetta
An Indian army soldier posted with an infantry battalion at Mhow in Madhya Pradesh was arrested on Wednesday night for allegedly supplying information to Pakistan, in what could be yet another honeytrap case to hit the armed forces.
Civilian among three killed in Shopian gunfight
Delhi: Youth stabs stepfather, calls police
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A member of the ISKP has been arrested during an operation of the Special Forces in northern Baghlan province, Afghanistan.
Kashmir on high alert as Intel agencies warn of possible suicide bombers attacks on Srinagar Awantipora Indian Air Force bases.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 37km NE of Bharatpur, Nepal
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NSA Ajit Doval meets Special Envoy for Peace of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani - @Umerdaudzai2. Daudzai is also the CEO of the High Peace Council to negotiate peace with the Taliban. New Delhi backs an 'Afghan-owned, Afghan-led and Afghan-controlled' peace process.
China is not interested in pursuing trade negotiations with the US
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.