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The death toll is expected to rise, reported Express Tribune.The police and rescue workers who reached the spot are carrying out rescue operations.

Addressing the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs here, Qureshi accused the Indian media of "sensationalising everything". He claimed that Khan's comments were "published out of context", The Dawn reported.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has refused to bow down to sanctions, saying those imposing sanctions should be dealt a "telling blow" and Pyongyang cannot be brought to its knees, reported Yonhap News Agency.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is set to win re-election after his main rival former Army chief Benny Gantz conceded defeat.

This is the third time in the last six months that the IMF has cut its global outlook forecast. it has also projected a decline in growth for 70 per cent of the world economy this year.

Israelis began voting today to elect a new parliament. Fourteen main parties are competing for 120 seats in the Knesset or parliament. Incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is running for his fifth term in office.

German government spokesperson Steffen Seibert said that Merkel will receive May in the Chancellory on Tuesday, where the two leaders are expected to hold talks on a short delay to the Brexit process

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has called for an immediate halt to the fighting and called for talks. Pompeo has said that the United States is deeply concerned about fighting near Libya's capital Tripoli and is seeking an immediate halt to an offensive by strongman Khalifa Haftar.

The UAE Government has announced granting long-term visas for the top 100 start-ups shaping the fourth industrial revolution.