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Ottoman History: How Romania became part of the Empire?

On a mild August evening, in the autumn of 1462, Vlad Tepes (Impaler), the mighty Voivode of Wallachia in modern day Romania, listened in...
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Berke Khan: The Savior of the Muslim Civilization

Waters of river Tigris (Dajla) had become red with the blood of slaughtered Muslims of Baghdad. Nearly all residents of the city were either...
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Protests question American icons in bid to vanquish racism

As the wave of anti-racism protests rocking the United States brings down monuments to figures linked to the country's history of slavery, the spotlight...
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Russia takes on Europe in war of ideas about World War 2

The Kremlin has become entrenched in a war of words with Europe over the legacy of World War II, as both sides accuse each...
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How Germany restored civilian supremacy: Ludendorff and Kapp Putsch

A century ago, on 13 March 1920, a far-right coup d'etat was implemented against the nascent Weimar Republic, known as the Kapp Putsch, which...
Korean liaison office destroyed by North Korea

Korean liaison office destroyed by North Korea amid rising tensions with South

North Korea blew up an inter-Korean liaison office on its side of the border on Tuesday, after days of increasingly virulent rhetoric from Pyongyang....
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Repercussions of tensions between India and China for Asia

The uprising of Ladakh in 1959 had transformed into a full-fledged war between China and India in 1962. It resulted in a rather unfavourable...
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The heart of US-Cuba rivalry

Washington's failure to overthrow communism in Cuba has been a source of extreme irritation for successive American leaders. The inability of the world's strongest...
Fidel Castro: The Spearhead of Cuban Revolution

Fidel Castro: The pioneer of Cuban Revolution

Examining the introduction of communism to Cuba over 60 years ago, and the revolution's survival despite large-scale American attacks, one can conclude these occurrences...
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River Evros at the centre of latest Turkey-Greece tension

The change in course of River Evros has caused a dispute on territory between Turkey and Greece, a foreign ministry source said Friday.The ministry...
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Ertugrul taking Pakistan by storm

the Turkish drama Ertugrul, Dubbed the Muslim "Game of Thrones", has sent Pakistan wild this Ramadan, smashing television records but exposing the country's lack...
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The day Hitler lost the Second World War

Three-quarters of a century ago the Third Reich lay in ruins, its ruler Adolf Hitler dead, having shot himself in the right temple with...
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Cuban Missile Crisis was more threatening than today’s pandemic but how was it averted?

With the world's attention directed towards the coronavirus it may be worth switching focus, and analysing another international incident, the Cuban Missile Crisis. This...
Iran

Iran’s proxy war and Pakistan

In International relations, there are no permanent friends and no permanent enemies only permanent interests. Geopolitics and International relations approach in the world quickly...
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Operation Spring Awakening: Germany’s Final Assault of World War II

Seventy-five years ago, on 6 March 1945, the Third Reich launched what was to be its final great offensive of World War II, called...
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Death of second influential President since Arab Spring

After Moammar Gadhafi, another key pillar falls in the middle east. World leaders paid tribute to Hosni Mubarak, the death of whom occurred on...
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Opinion: Losing Madinah: Fears Amid Increasing Engagements b/w Saudi Arabia and Israel

Recep Tayyip Erdogan the President of Turkey is the first leader of the Islamic World to highlight his fears of losing Madinah to the...
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75 years ago: Hitler’s operations that killed millions

Opinion |It is often thought that the Third Reich's final major offensive of World War II comprised the Battle of the Bulge, which was...
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Netherlands Apologises for WWII Persecution of Jews

Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Sunday made the Netherlands' first government apology for the wartime persecution of Jews. The Dutch government finally acknowledged the...
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Guru Nanak’s 550th Birth Anniversary: International Perspective

It is one of the biggest birthday celebrations in the world: millions of Sikhs will Tuesday mark the 550th birth anniversary of the founder...
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18 – carat solid gold toilet stolen from English palace

A gang of thieves on Saturday stole an 18-carat gold toilet from an art exhibition at Britain's Blenheim Palace, police said -- causing flooding...
Russia

WWII Anniversary: How World is trying to write Russia out of History

Having US and former Axis leaders attend the 80th anniversary of WWII, but not inviting Russia, shows the event in Poland has nothing to...
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Race to be held to remember Berlin Wall victims, 30 years on

AFP |Where guard towers and barbed wire once stood, runners pounded the 100-mile (160 kilometer) path along the former Berlin Wall this weekend in...
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Rashid Minhas – Youngest recipient of Nishan-e-Haider

GVS Magazine |Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas (17 February 1951 – August 20, 1971) is the youngest and the only Pakistan Air Force (PAF) officer...
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NISHAN-E-HAIDER – Gallantry award of its own kind

GVS Magazine |“Nishan-e-Haider” literally means “Emblem of the Lion” in the Urdu language. The word “Haider” is also the epithet of Ali, nephew of...
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Modi secretly visited Pakistan to meet your Mother, PTI reminds Shahbaz

News Desk |PTI's Minister for Education, Shafqat Mehmood, while addressing the Parliament on Friday 9th August, stated that the PML-N leadership expects special treatment...
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Modi tries to defend Kashmir move, uses “Terrorism” as an Excuse

AFP |Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, on Thursday, his powderkeg move to strip the disputed Kashmir region of its autonomy was necessary to...
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Protester dies during lock-down in Indian Occupied Kashmir

AFP |A protester died after being chased by police during curfew in Indian Occupied Kashmir's main city, which has been left in turmoil by...
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Taliban bomb attack on Afghanistan police, nearly 100 wounded

News Desk |A suicide attacker detonated a car-bomb outside a police station in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday wounding at least 95 people,...
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Modi’s Kashmir move: A disgrace to Nehru’s Legacy

Arundhati Roy |My reaction to today's court order directing the Delhi Police to file an FIR against me for waging war against the state:...

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Once upon a Virus: Chinese state media makes fun of US

Chinese state media network, has released a video that mocks the United States' coronavirus response. It tries to 'expose' and belittle Trump Administration's claims...

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