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  • Taliban vow to help Afghanistan after deadly quake

    At least 76 people were killed in Afghanistan after the powerful quake struck on Monday in the Hindu Kush region, officials said, with fears that the toll could rise as the full extent of the devastation emerges...

    “Afghan disaster management officials say areas around the quake's epicentre in the remote province of Badakhshan, as well as neighbouring provinces such as Takhar and Kunar, have suffered huge devastation...

  • Quake death toll reaches 115 in Afghanistan

    KABUL: Death toll in the massive earthquake that struck parts of Afghanistan on Monday reached at least 115 on Tuesday, President Ashraf Ghani’s deputy spokesman, Sayed Zafar Hashemi, said...

    Also read: Taliban vow to help Afghanistan after deadly quakeThe toll may climb as road and communications links are restored to isolated villages...

  • US military probes video of possible shots at civilian truck in Afghanistan

    The United States military said on Thursday that it is investigating a video posted on the internet showing what appears to be a US service member shooting at a civilian truck while driving in Afghanistan...

    A US official said the weapons and equipment in the YouTube video suggest it could involve US special operations forces and was likely taken last March...

  • Pakistan v Afghanistan: Afghanistan win the toss, opt to bat first

    Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan has won the toss and decided to bat first against Pakistan in their Asia Cup 2018 Super Four match in Abu Dhabi...

    Pakistan: 1 Imam-ul-Haq, 1 Fakhar Zaman, 3 Babar Azam, 4 Shoaib Malik, 5 Sarfraz Ahmed (capt, wk), 6 Asif Ali, 7 Haris Sohail, 8 Mohammad Nawaz, 9 Hasan Ali, 10 Usman Khan, 11 Shaheen AfridiAfghanistan: 1 Mohammad Shahzad (wk), 2 Ihsanullah Janat, 3 Rahmat Shah, 4 Hashmatullah Shahidi, 5...

  • Pakistan in the most active quake zone, says US Geological Survey

    WASHINGTON: A reverse faulting at immediate depths about 210 km below the Hindu Kush Range in north-eastern Afghanistan caused Monday’s earthquake in the Pak-Afghan region, according to the US Geological Survey...

    Active faults and their resultant earthquakes in northern Pakistan and adjacent parts of India and Afghanistan are the direct result of convergence between the South Asian and Eurasia plates...

  • Pakistan sends relief goods for quake victims in Nepal

    KATHMANDU: Four Pakistan Air Force (PAF) aircraft carrying rescue and relief assistance, including a 30-bed mobile hospital, for Nepal left for the earthquake-devastated country Nepal on Sunday...

    In line with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's directive, the two C-130s which reached Kathmandu today are carrying a medical team of doctors and paramedics, a 30-bed hospital, medicines, tents, water, dry food, and a search and rescue team with...

  • Rescuers struggle to reach Afghan-Pakistan quake survivors

    SHANGLA: Rescuers raced against time Wednesday to reach cold and hungry survivors of an earthquake that left entire communities in Afghanistan and Pakistan marooned in remote mountainous regions, as the death toll climbed to 370...

    5 magnitude quake ripped through the region, triggering landslides and flattening buildings...

  • Pakistan’s ‘quake-resistant’ straw homes

    Her life will never be the same again, but she was lucky to get a new house in 2013 built from straw bale by Pakistan Straw Bale and Appropriate Building (PAKSBAB), a non-profit organisation, on the outskirts of Rawalpindi...

    Pakistan is one of the most vulnerable countries to earthquakes, with over 215 earthquakes in 2015 alone, according to Earthquake Track...

  • Pakistan pledges $1 million for rehabilitation in quake-hit Nepal

    ISLAMABAD: The Government of Pakistan has pledged US $1 million as contribution for utilisation towards the reconstruction and rehabilitation process currently ongoing in Nepal after the devastating earthquakes that hit the country earlier this year...

    The announcement was made by the acting head of Pakistan's Mission in Nepal during the International Conference on Nepal’s Reconstruction, held in Kathmandu on June 25...

  • Pakistan cricket teams safe after Christchurch quake

    CHRISTCHURCH: Members of Pakistan’s national cricket squad were shaken on Sunday when a 7...

    Pakistan’s only tour match before the first Test in Christchurch from Nov 17 was also washed out on the final day on Sunday in Nelson and Bari said this had deprived the players a great opportunity to acclimatise to the conditions in New Zealand...

  • First Pakistan Test still on after New Zealand quake

    The first Test match between New Zealand and Pakistan is scheduled to go head this week after engineers checked the safety of the Christchurch cricket venue following a massive earthquake that rattled the centre of the country early on Monday...

    3 quake in 2011 that killed 185 people...

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