With a constable and a civilian succumbing to injuries on Sunday, the death toll in the ongoing unrest in Kashmir  climbed to 47. Constable Mudasir Ahmad, injured in the attack on a police station in Kulgam district of south Kashmir on July 15, succumbed to injuries at a hospital here this morning, a police official said. He […]

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Describing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s rhetoric  about accession of Kashmir to Pakistan as ” wishful thinking “, a leading Pakistani daily on Sunday said statements like these will invite “more trouble” for the country as well as for the Kashmiri people. “It has become a norm for politicians to make unrealistic claims and repeat popular phrases for getting […]

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At least 80 people were killed and another 231 wounded in the Afghan capital on Saturday, when a suicide bomber+ detonated his explosives-packed clothing among a large crowd of demonstrators, officials and witnesses said. In a statement issued by its news agency, Aamaq, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack on a protest […]

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Earlier this week, Lockheed Martin, the Pentagon’s top weapons supplier and manufacturer of America’s most expensive weapons system, posted better than expected quarterly results. Considered a bellwether for the US defense sector, Lockheed Martin’s eye sore takes shape in the now nearly $400 billion F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter jet. In the company’s latest 10-K […]

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