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    Pakistan, Sri Lanka ink eight accords of cooperation
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    Pakistan, Sri Lanka ink eight accords of cooperation

    January 5th, 2016 | by Voice of South Asia
    By Hishan Welmilla COLOMBO: Pakistan and Sri Lanka on Tuesday signed eight bilateral instruments in diverse fields including cooperation in trade, financial intelligence, science and technology and healthcare in Colombo today....
    Sri  Lankan Prime Minister receive approval to appoint committee for constitutional reforms
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    Sri Lankan Prime Minister receive approval to appoint committee for constitutional reforms

    December 29th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    By Hishan Welmilla Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has received approval from the Cabinet of ministers to appoint a 24 member committee comprising political party and civil society representatives, to seek public...
    Kabul, New Delhi call terror & drugs a common threat
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    Kabul, New Delhi call terror & drugs a common threat

    December 25th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    KABUL:  Afghanistan and India, calling terrorism, narcotics and extremism as serious challenges, on Friday called for concerted efforts to deal with the common threats. Afghanistan needed to eliminate terrorism perpetrated from...
    Pakistani army chief Gen. Raheel Sharif to visit Kabul on Sunday
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    Pakistani army chief Gen. Raheel Sharif to visit Kabul on Sunday

    December 25th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    KABUL :  The Pakistani Chief of Army Staff Gen. Raheel Sharif will visit Kabul on 27th December to meet with the Afghan officials ,it has been reported. A spokesman for the Pakistani military media wing Asim Bajwa said “During...
    Afghan President and Indian PM  inaugurate new Afghan parliament building
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    Afghan President and Indian PM inaugurate new Afghan parliament building

    December 25th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    KABUL: The Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the newly-built Afghan parliament building. The new parliament building was inaugurated in the presence of Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi,...
    Sri Lanka President to mobilize Tri-forces to protect natural resources
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    Sri Lanka President to mobilize Tri-forces to protect natural resources

    December 23rd, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    By Hishan Welmilla COLOMBO: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena intend obtaining the assistance of Tri-forces Service personnel to protect the Sri Lankan natural resources including forest and coastal areas. He made these...
    Sri Lanka finalised as hosts for Pakistan-India series
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    Sri Lanka finalised as hosts for Pakistan-India series

    November 23rd, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    Sri Lanka has been finalised as the venue for Pakistan’s ‘home’ series against India after an agreement was finally reached between the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Board for Control of Cricket in India...
    US not interested in winning war on terrorism: EX Afghan President Karzai
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    US not interested in winning war on terrorism: EX Afghan President Karzai

    October 19th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    KABUL (By Javed Hamim Kakar): Former president Hamid Karzai has said the United States is not interested in winning the war against terrorism in Afghanistan despite 14 years of combat. Karzai told Kremlin-backed Russia Today or...
    President Ghani: Afghanistan government’s fight against corruption is not in speech, but indeed
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    President Ghani: Afghanistan government’s fight against corruption is not in speech, but indeed

    October 19th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    KABUL: The delegation assigned to review the logistics contracts of the Ministry of National Defense submitted their findings in a report to the President this morning in ARG. Presenting the report the head of the delegation, Mr....
    ICC withdraws Pakistan Umpire Aleem Dar from India-South Africa series
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    ICC withdraws Pakistan Umpire Aleem Dar from India-South Africa series

    October 19th, 2015 | by Voice of South Asia
    The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that it has withdrawn Aleem Dar from the remaining matches in the ongoing India versus South Africa series. Aleem, a member of the Elite Panel of ICC Umpires, had officiated...