Covid outbreak on British Navy carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth

There has been a coronavirus outbreak in the Carrier Strike Group (CSG) which includes the Royal Navy flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth, it has been confirmed.

U.S. forces leave Bagram base in Afghanistan

KABUL, July 2 (Reuters) - American troops pulled out of their main military base in Afghanistan on Friday, a U.S. defence official said, under...

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Turkey, US delegations discuss cooperation for continuing Kabul airport operations

"During the meeting, areas of cooperation to operate Hamid Karzai International Airport following the termination of NATO Resolute Support Mission were discussed," the Turkish...

Israeli minister calls for scrapping UAE oil transporting deal

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Pakistan, Tajikistan ink 12 accords of cooperation, proposes ‘trade corridor’ to access Pakistan’s Gwadar,...

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Pakistan, China to have 350 km shorter highway as alternate to CPEC

(APP): Pakistan and China will soon have a new and alternative short road connectivity as an alternative to China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) which...

Wuhan-Milan ‘Belt & Road’ train link to boost trade ties between China, Italy

"Trade between China and Italy is already strengthening, and this will add a new option that will make the trade links faster and more...

India has ‘concerns’ with US Navy operation close by

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Pakistan Customs clears first consignment for Gwadar Free Trade Zone

ISLAMABAD, Apr 07 (APP):In line with the vision and directives of the Prime Minister of Pakistan to boost exports and trade, Pakistan Customs has...

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Britain reaffirms Asia ’tilt’ as new navy warship makes Singapore stop

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Nobel Prize 2021 in economics goes to 3 US-based economists

David Card, Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens deemed worthy of prize for contributions to labor economics, analysis of causal relationships.

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