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Japan, JICA to extend support to flood-hit areas in Punjab, KP

The government of Japan and Japan International Cooperation Agency have decided to extend their support to the worst flood-affected districts in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.According to a press release, in Punjab, the target districts are Dera Ghazi ...

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Volker Turk calls on Taliban to revoke policies targeting women, girls

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Volker Turk has called on the Taliban to revoke immediately a raft of policies that target the rights of women and girls in Afghanistan.In a statement, he said no country can develop socially and economically ...

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St Kitts and Nevis introduces raft of changes to its Citizenship by Investment Programme, benefits both locals and an intelligent investor

London, Dec. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The much-anticipated changes to St Kitts and Nevis’ Citizenship by Investment Programme have been announced today by the country’s recently appointed Citizenship by Investment Unit Head, Michael Martin. Setting a bold and new tone for the industry as a whole, St Kitts and Nevis is once again leading […]

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Ten killed after Burkina Faso bus hits landmine

Ten people were killed when a minibus hit a landmine in Burkina Faso.Authorities said the death toll could rise as some of the passengers were still missing.Burkina Faso and its neighbours have faced insurgencies since 2013. The crisis has killed thous...

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Seven killed after bus plunges into fast flowing river in Spain

In Spain, at least seven were killed as a bus plunged from a bridge into a river on Christmas Eve in Galicia region.Emergency services said the bus was travelling from Lugo to Vigo when it fell from a height of about a hundred feet into the fast-flowin...

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