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Regional Headlines South Asia 03 Aug

Published Aug 03, 2020
Updated Aug 03, 2020

Afghanistan

  • Jalalabad Prison Under Attack, ‘3 Killed, 20 Injured’
  • Afghans Enjoy Calm of Eid Ceasefire, Urge Peace
  • Kabul Delegation in Kandahar to Probe Spin Boldak Clash
  • Govt Releases 317 Taliban Prisoners, Total 4,917
  • New Evidence in UK Forces’ Alleged Murder of Afghans
  • It’s time for peace negotiations not Jirga: Activists
  • Truce extension sought to help start intra-Afghan talks
  • Some Afghan Sentiments About Peace Through Media
  • Daesh intelligence chief killed in Nangarhar raid
  • Iranian president voices hope for durable peace in Afghanistan

Bangladesh

  • Norway to provide $1.5m to support improved ship recycling in Bangladesh
  • 20 policemen removed over killing of ex-army major at Cox’s Bazar checkpoint

Maldives

  • Maldives Inaas charged with terrorism for setting police boat on fire

Myanmar

  • Myanmar migrants return home during COVID-19 pandemic
  • Myanmar postpones Panglong peace conference to 3rd week of August
  • Bomb blast kills girl, injures four other children in Shan State

Nepal

  • 1,017 Nepalis brought home
  • Four glacial lakes at risk of outburst in Sankhuwasabha
  • Oli-Dahal decide to sit again for talks on Monday as stand-off continues in NCP

Pakistan

  • Erdogan assures Pakistan of support on Kashmir in calls to President Alvi, PM Imran
  • Red herring debate on citizenship
  • WSJ reports on ‘dramatic decline’ in Pakistan’s coronavirus cases

Sri Lanka

  • Sri Lanka Not afraid of acts of sabotage, strikes – President
  • Sri Lanka Come to the polling centers without fear – EC Chief

India

  • 1st shipment of cargo leaves Chabahar port for Thailand
  • India yet to confirm participation in proposed SCO meet; Pakistan, China to attend
  • ‘Rafales will provide India major advantage in Tibet in case of aerial combat’: Ex-IAF chief Dhanoa
  • Finger Area in focus as India, China hold talks
  • India records highest ever single day COVID-19 recoveries of 51,255
  • Home minister Amit Shah tests Covid-19 positive, hospitalised
  • MHA seeks three more months to frame CAA rules
  • Coronavirus roundup: Developments in India 10-city large Covid vaccine trials
  • Modi cabinet expansion likely this month: report
  • Revoking Article 370 didn’t usher in any development in J&K: Farooq Abdullah
  • AR conducts civic action programmes across Nagaland

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