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IS using Church as headquarter in Iraq  

International Desk: The Islamic State is using the main church in the northern Iraqi town of Tel Kaif Details

Gambian leader Jammeh leaves power after 22 year  

International: Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh flew out Saturday from the country he ruled for 22 years to cede Details

Indian Train derailed, 23 killed, 50 injured  

International Desk: At least 23 people were killed and 50 others were injured as seven coaches of the Details

Vegetable market blast kills 18 in Pakistan

Staff Correspondent: At least 18 people were killed and 60 others injured in a blast on Saturday at Details

US air strikes killed 80 IS militants  

International Desk: More than 80 Islamic State militants, some of whom were believed to be plotting attacks in Details

39 jailed in India for human trafficking  

Dhaka: An Indian court has sentenced 39 people to 10 years in prison each for buying and selling Details

Reckless truck took away 24 children’s lives in India  

International Desk:At least 24 school children were killed on Thursday in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Etah Details

Mother gets death penalty for burning her daughter

International Desk: A Pakistani mother who boasted about burning her daughter alive in an honour killing over her Details

Last man to walk on the moon died at 82  

International desk: Astronaut Gene Cernan traced his only child's initials in the dust of the lunar surface. Then Details

Main suspected of Istanbul nightclub attack held  

International Desk: Turkish police have arrested the main suspect in the New Year's Eve attack on an exclusive Details

Ancient Buddha statue discovered in China    

International Desk: A 600-year-old Buddha statue has been discovered in a reservoir in east China's Jiangxi Province after Details

Trump vows ‘insurance for everybody’

International Desk: US President-elect Donald Trump, in an interview with the Washington Post, has vowed ‘insurance for everybody’ Details

Violence inside 2 prisons in Brazil leaves 26 dead  

International Desk: Twenty-six inmates were killed in eruptions of violence inside two prisons in northern Brazil, officials said Details

20 died in Turkish Airlines cargo jet crashed:  

International Desk: A Turkish Airlines cargo jet has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing a pilot and at least 20 Details

Father of Chinese Romanization dies at 111

Staff Correspondent:Chinese linguist Zhou Youguang, who created the writing system that turns Chinese characters into words using letters Details

23 people died to see kite flying  

International desk: At least 23 people drowned and another 12 were missing when an overloaded boat capsized in Details

Severe cold weather kills 5 in Pakistan

International Desk:At least 5 people have died due to severe cold weather conditions in Karachi after the season's Details

PM's WEF joining represents country’s strong position

Staff Correspondent:Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Saturday said the forthcoming annual meeting of the World Economic Forum Details

UN rights envoy starts probe into Rohingya abuse in Rakhine

International Desk: The UN's rights envoy for Myanmar reached in troubled Rakhine state on Friday for a trip Details

Viral post of a old woman, 92, kept in pigsty    

International Desk: Images of an emaciated elderly woman have rattled Chinese social media users, after papers in the Details