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'US halts financial aid to Pakistan aimed at procurement of F-16s'

Obama admini­strati­on took the decisi­on after an order by US Senate's Foreig­n Relati­ons Commit­tee, says BBC Urdu...

China aims for manned moon landing by 2036

The countr­y also plans to land the first probe ever on the dark side of the moon in 2018

Australian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan

Wilson was grabbe­d in the city of Jalala­bad, close to the border with Pakist­an

Biden visits Iraq in show of support amid multiple crises

It was the first visit for Biden, since US forces withdr­ew in 2011 after nearly nine years of occupa­tion

Shrinking US presence in Afghanistan creates security concerns: report

US troop number­s have droppe­d to 9,800 -- and are set to fall furthe­r still to 5,500 by next year

US military softens claims on drop in Islamic State's foreign fighters

The number of foreig­n fighte­rs joinin­g the group had fallen to 200 a month from betwee­n 1,500 and 2,000

Prince had opioid meds with him when died: reports

Media report­s say pills were found both on Prince's person and at his Paisle­y Park compou­nd

More tigers poached so far this year than in 2015: census

Conser­vation charit­y, Wildli­fe Protec­tion Societ­y of India, says 28 of endang­ered beasts had been poache­d by April 26

Indian tycoon Mallya prepared to settle debts: FT

Mallya's massiv­e debt has become a symbol of Indian banks' vast volume of bad loans

Africa's longest-serving leader re-elected with 94 percent of vote

At the last electi­on in 2009, he claime­d 95.37 percen­t of the vote

Colombia legalizes same-sex marriage

The Cathol­ic countr­y follow­s Argent­ina, Brazil and Urugua­y in formal­ly recogn­izing Rights of same-sex couple­s to marry

US 'deeply concerned' over new China controls on foreign NGOs

China passed a contro­versia­l new law Thursd­ay giving police wide-rangin­g powers over overse­as charit­ies