Vladimir Putin Says Syria Cease-Fire Deal Reached

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Syrian government and rebel fighters reached a cease-fire deal to allow peace talks over the nearly 6-year-old conflict to begin, state media reported Thursday.


Now, note ban in Pakistan

Within a month of demonetisation of high value currency notes in India, Pakistan’s senate passed a resolution on Monday seeking withdrawal of Rs 5,000 notes from circulation to halt money laundering.