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Deadly Israeli strikes pound Gaza after soldier killed

Deadly Israeli strikes pound Gaza after soldier killed

GAZA CITY (AFP) – Israeli forces unleashed a wave of deadly strikes across the Gaza Strip on Friday after a soldier was shot dead along the border. A ceasefire agreement was reached early Saturday after Egyptian and United Nations mediation, a spokesman for Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas said, reducing fears of a wider conflict. On Friday, […]

Bungalow in premises of heritage site demolished in Karachi’s Soldier Bazar

Bungalow in premises of heritage site demolished in Karachi’s Soldier Bazar

Our Desk Unidentified people on late Saturday night demolished a 100-years-old bungalow located inside Jufelhurst School in Soldier Bazar area of Karachi, which had been declared a heritage site by the culture department of Sindh government.This later prompted the authorities to take action against the suspects involved in demolishing the national heritage site.According to the […]

US soldier killed in anti-IS operations in Afghanistan: military

US soldier killed in anti-IS operations in Afghanistan: military

By AFP KABUL:  An American soldier was killed during operations against the Islamic State group in Afghanistan late on Saturday, the US military said in a statement posted on Twitter. “A US soldier was killed in action while conducting operations against ISIS-Khorasan in Afghanistan,” US Navy Captain Bill Salvin said, referring to a provincial affiliate […]

The girl who was ‘stolen’ by a soldier

The girl who was ‘stolen’ by a soldier

Image copyrightISABELINA PINTO FAMILY ARCHIVES Image captionIsabelina Pinto (second from right) is seen here as a child a few days before she was taken away When she was only five years old, Isabelina Pinto was taken from her family by an Indonesian soldier. She was one of thousands of children taken to Indonesia during its […]

Pakistan returns Indian soldier as goodwill gesture

Pakistan returns Indian soldier as goodwill gesture

LAHORE: Indian soldier Chandu Babulal Chohan has been returned to his home country via the Wagah Border. The Indian soldier was handed over BSF officials at the border along with his official gun and a box of sweets.  Earlier, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) in a statement said the Indian soldier who had willfully crossed the […]

Indian soldier who protested bad food gets plumber’s job

Indian soldier who protested bad food gets plumber’s job

NEW DELHI: As India ordered an inquiry into a complaint by a Border Security Force (BSF) trooper at the Line of Control (LoC) that he and his colleagues were served bad food, the soldier said on Tuesday he has been transferred to the headquarters as a plumber. Tej Bahadur Yadav posted videos alleging that troops […]