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Kashmir violence: Indian troops clash with protesters

One person killed and 12 others injured in Indian-administered Kashmir as troops clash with protesters.

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Pakistan 'school attack mastermind' killed in US strike

Pakistani Taliban leader Umar Narai, wanted for the 2014 Peshawar massacre, has died in Afghanistan, officials say.

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Afghan official: No plans to revive Taliban peace talks

Kabul says it does not intend to take part in peace process aimed at bringing the Taliban to the negotiating table.

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani

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Bangladesh to ban Islamic TV channel after Dhaka attack

Government orders ban following reports that Peace TV may have played a role in inspiring Dhaka cafe assailants.

Zakir Naik

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Deaths as Indian troops open fire on Kashmir protesters

Clashes in Indian-administered Kashmir follows mass funeral for slain rebel fighter Burhan Wani.

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Thousands attend funeral for Pakistan's legendary Edhi

Tens of thousands attended the state funeral for Pakistan's legendary philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi in Karachi.

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Pakistan's legendary Abdul Sattar Edhi dies at 88

The man often referred to as “Pakistan’s Mother Teresa” has died at a Karachi hospital.

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Three killed in Bangladesh attack near Eid prayers

Bombs hurled and gunfire exchanged at gathering of 200,000 people in the northern Kishoreganj district.

Kishoreganj district

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Obama to slow pace of Afghanistan troop withdrawa

US president says he plans to leave 8,400 American troops, instead of the 5,550 he promised in October.

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Bangladesh commandos may have killed hostage by mistake

One of the six men killed by security forces in deadly Dhaka restaurant siege might have been kitchen staff, police say.

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Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina pays respect to Dhaka victims

Search for evidence and masterminds gathers pace as killers are described as rich and educated Bangladeshis.

Sheikh Hasina

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