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February 20, 2019 18:00 pm

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KATHMANDU, Feb 18: Although Nepal as its chair has been constantly calling for convening the SAARC Summit at the earliest, a renewed diplomatic tension between India and Pakistan in the aftermath of the Pulwama terrorist attack has made the SAARC Summit further uncertain.

NEW DELHI, Feb 17: India on Saturday raised customs duty on all products imported from Pakistan by 200%, in the wake of the suicide bomb attack in Pulwama that killed 44 Central Reserve Police Force personnel. The Jaish-e-Mohammed group has claimed responsibility for the attack.