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Air China suspends flights to North Korea
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Air China suspends flights to North Korea

Air China has suspended flights to North Korea, further limiting the secretive state’s links with the outside world, in what the government said was a business decision with no political motives. The suspension comes shortly after US President Donald Trump visited Beijing and pressed his counterpart Xi Jinping to do […]

Will Hafiz Saeed be released from house arrest?
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Will Hafiz Saeed be released from house arrest?

Will 26/11 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed be released from house arrest in Pakistan? A judicial board in the neighbouring country is likely to decide on Wednesday. The decision is likely to come even as Pakistan expressed fears that the international community might impose sanctions on the country if the Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief […]

Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe ‘resigns’
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Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe ‘resigns’

A letter from Mr Mugabe said that the decision was voluntary and that he had made it to allow a smooth transfer of power, the Reuters news agency reports. The surprise announcement halted an impeachment hearing that had begun against him. Lawmakers roared in jubilation and people have begun celebrating […]