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Hindu family in Pakistan tortured, held hostage for fetching drinking water from mosque

Image Source : PTI/REPRESENTATIVE Hindu family in Pakistan tortured, held hostage for fetching drinking water from mosque Fetching drinking water from a mosque in Pakistan’s Punjab province landed a family of poor farmers from the minority Hindu community in trouble as some people tortured and held them hostage for “violating ...

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North Korea slams US over submarine deal, warns countermeasures

Image Source : AP Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS Missouri (SSN 780) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a scheduled deployment in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility, Sept. 1, 2021. North Korea has criticized the U.S. decision to provide nuclear-powered submarines to Australia and warned of unspecified countermeasures if it ...

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UNESCO expresses deep concern over exclusion of girls from Afghanistan schools

Image Source : AP Girls walk upstairs as they enter a school before class in Kabul, Afghanistan UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay has expressed deep concern over the announcement made in Afghanistan to gradually reopen secondary schools for boys and their male teachers only, leaving girls and women behind. Should this ...

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