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Summer skincare: Follow these 10 tips to protect your skin from heat and pollution

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 05:04
As we transition from winter to summer, it is important to be mindful of skin issues and exfoliating twice a week. Skin experts advise using a moisturiser with SPF in it. Here are some more useful tips for summer skincare.

Israel has destroyed 5,000 Palestinian homes in al-Quds since 1967: Report

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 04:57
A new report shows that Israeli forces have destroyed some 5,000 Palestinian houses in Jerusalem al-Quds since the Tel Aviv regime’s occupation of the Palestinian territories in 1967.

Indians aren't a happy lot, Pakistanis are: Report

TIMES OF INDIA - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 04:03
Indians, it appears, are getting unhappier by the year, while their not-so-well-off neighbours in Pakistan are becoming more joyful, shows the latest United Nations ranking of the world's happiest countries.

Senegal: 7 injured, 13 missing after military helicopter crashes

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 03:58
More than a dozen people were missing after a Senegalese military helicopter crashed late Wednesday in the south of the country, an army spokesperson said.

Iran FM leaves for Baku for quadrilateral meeting

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 03:50
The Iranian foreign minister, heading a political delegation, left here for Baku to take part in a quadripartite meeting between Iran, Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia.

UP bypolls: How Akhilesh put it all together, bit by little bit

TIMES OF INDIA - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 03:43
To begin with, Akhilesh decided to maintain a safe distance from Congress to keep those party workers in good humour who were unhappy over their alliance for the 2017 assembly polls.

Live updates: Tamil Nadu budget 2018

TIMES OF INDIA - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 03:08
TB Budget: The first budget of the Tamil Nadu government after last year's merger of Chief Minister K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minsiter O Panneerselvam-led AIADMK camps will be presented today

IMN says Nigeria will keep Zakzaky detained until he dies

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 03:03
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) says the government in Abuja plans to keep the movement's leader, Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenah in detention until they die.

Police raid prison in Bolivia to ‘regain control,’ 6 killed

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 02:59
Police stormed a riot-torn prison in Bolivia early Wednesday, killing six inmates in an operation that also left two dozen people injured, authorities said.

Iran, Belarus explore avenues for expansion of ties

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 02:56
The Iranian ambassador to Belarus and Belarusian minister of industries examined ways of expanding mutual cooperation in a meeting in Minsk Wednesday simultaneous with the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries.

Iran takes part in South West Route meeting in Warsaw

IRAN DAILY - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 02:53
The meeting of the coordination committee for development of South West Route was held in Warsaw with participation of representatives of the railway companies of Iran, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine and Poland.

UP result may forge ‘grand alliance’

TIMES OF INDIA - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 01:34
The success of the SP-BSP partnership in defeating an invincible-looking BJP in UP by-elections may trigger an inexorable move towards the politics of ‘grand alliance’ — regional parties along with Congress joining hands to thwart a common enemy.

How Karti ‘abused’ law to suit him

TIMES OF INDIA - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:43
In their appeal in the Supreme Court challenging a Delhi high court decision to grant interim relief to Karti Chidambaram in a Prevention of Money Laundering Act case, the CBI and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) have detailed the “gross abuse of process of law” and how pieces in a maze were made to fall into place, setting the stage for relief.

Now, cars allowed to go up to 70kmph in cities

TIMES OF INDIA - Thu, 03/15/2018 - 00:12
In a first such move, the Centre has approved the maximum speed limit on urban roads at 70 km per hour (kmph) for cars, 60 kpmh for cargo carriers and 50 kmph for two-wheelers. However, state governments or local authorities can specify reduced speed limits for each category considering the safety of other road users.

Stephen Hawking, a brilliant mind and the cosmos

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 23:30
Coincidentally, Einstein was born on March 14 (in 1879), the date on which Hawking died. Equally remarkably, Hawking was born on January 8, 1942 — exactly 300 years after the death of another great scientist, Galileo Galilei.

RBI governor’s veiled pitch for PSB privatisation

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 22:25
Speaking on the PNB fraud for the first time, Urjit Patel said, “We at RBI also feel the anger, hurt and pain at the banking sector frauds and irregularities. These practices amount to looting of our country’s future by some in the business community, in cahoots with some lenders.”

Keep off Babri case, SC tells Swamy, activists

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 21:29
The Supreme Court on Wednesday ousted BJP leader Subramanian Swamy from being a part of the politically and communally sensitive case relating to the Hindu-Muslim ownership battle over the 2.77 acre Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi disputed plot.

Saffron bastion Gorakhpur falls after 29 years to SP-BSP onslaught

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 21:02
BJP suffered a huge setback on Wednesday when it lost the prestige bypolls for Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats in UP to the SP-BSP alliance, and could not take advantage of its resurrected alliance with JD(U) to wrest the Araria Lok Sabha seat in Bihar from RJD.

Pune is country's best governed city, Bengaluru ranks last: Survey

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 19:56
The city, with uncleared garbage, bad roads, broken footpaths, unmindful traffic, bad air and governance that has to yet reach most citizens, ranks first among 23 cities from 20 states in the Annual Survey of India's City-System (ASICS) for 2017, making it the best governed in the country.

US challenges Indian export subsidies at WTO

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 18:32
The United States launched a challenge on Wednesday at the World Trade Organization to Indian export subsidies, saying they hurt US manufacturers by letting Indian exporters sell goods more cheaply, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said.

Akhilesh drives to Maywati's residence, thanks her

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 17:34
​SP chief Akhilesh Yadav, who had attributed SP's victory in Gorakhpur and Phulpur to support from BSP and some local parties, spent some at the BSP supremo's residence.

BJP loses all 3 Lok Sabha seats in UP, Bihar

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 16:44
The shocker for the BJP came days after its surprise win in three northeastern states, including Tripura, where it scripted history, demolishing the Left citadel of 25 years and forming its first government in the state.

LS bypoll results mandate against BJP: Akhilesh

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 16:37
After his party wrested both the seats from the formidable BJP, Akhilesh Yadav said the elections were a "mandate on both the governments at the Centre and the state...people have come together to bring BJP's burey din (bad days)".

Nidahas Trophy: Clinical India beat Bangladesh to enter final

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 16:14
India defeated Bangladesh by 17 runs to book their slot in the summit clash of the Nidahas Trophy Tri-Series on Wednesday. Young spinner Washington Sundar produced his career-best figures of three for 22 to help India register a comfortable victory.

Bomb attack kills 9 near Pakistan's Lahore

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 16:12
At least nine people have been killed and over 20 others injured in a bomb blast that ripped through a police checkpoint on the outskirts of the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore.

UK appoints new ambassador to Tehran after attack on Iran's London embassy

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 15:51
The British government has appointed a new ambassador to Tehran in the wake of an attack on Iran’s embassy in London last week.

Hamas widens probe into attack targeting Palestinian Authority official

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 15:39
The Palestinian resistance movement Hamas has announced that an investigation into a bomb attack that targeted Palestinian Authority’s Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah during a visit to the Gaza Strip has been widened so that authorities could determine who was behind the anti-reconciliation move.

Students across US walk out over gun violence

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 15:27
Thousands of students across the United States have walked out of classrooms to protest against gun violence prompted by a deadly rampage at a high school in the state of Florida last month.

Kazakhstan jails ex-minister for embezzling $3mn

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 15:15
A US-educated former Kazakh economy minister once viewed as leading a crop of young modernizers in the oil-rich country was convicted Wednesday of corruption charges and handed a 10-year prison sentence.

Yemeni snipers kill 14 Saudi mercenaries in retaliatory attacks

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:41
Yemeni army soldiers, supported by fighters from allied Popular Committees, have shot dead more than a dozen pro-Saudi militiamen loyal to resigned Yemeni president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi in the kingdom’s southwestern border region of Asir.

Chinese firm to fund Iran plane purchases

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:27
Iran’s media say the country’s national airline Iran Air has signed an agreement with a Chinese company to provide funding for the company’s plane purchase campaigns – most notably those pursued with Airbus and Boeing.

EU warns Africa of tougher visa policy amid refugee crisis

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:19
The European Union has warned Africa and other countries of introducing a tougher visa regime if they refuse to readmit economic migrants.

Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats over chemical attack on ex-spy

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:02
Prime Minister Theresa May said the biggest expulsions from London in 30 years would degrade Russian intelligence capabilities in Britain for years to come.

Live: Rubel Hossain dismisses Shikhar Dhawan

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:01
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Nidahas Trophy 2018 Live: India vs Bangladesh

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:01
Get live score updates of 5th T20I match of Nidahas Trophy between India and Bangladesh on Times of India

UP bypolls: SP wins Gorakhpur, Phulpur LS seats

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:39
The bypolls had to be held after UP CM Adityanath and deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya vacated their Lok Sabha seats of Gorakhpur and Phulpur, respectively, upon being elected to the state Legislative Council last year after Assembly elections.

Gorakhpur, Phulpur results lesson for BJP: Yogi

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:36
Accepting the defeat of his party in the Gorakhpur and Phulpur bypolls, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that this result was a lesson for his party. Yogi was a five time MP from Gorakhpur before vacating the seat in 2017 after being appointed UP CM.

OPEC sees oil supply surge from rivals, countering its cuts

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:17
OPEC on Wednesday raised its forecast for non-member oil supply this year to almost double the growth predicted four months ago as higher prices spur US shale drilling, offsetting OPEC-led output cuts and a collapse in Venezuelan production.

Iran launches two solar power plants in cooperation with France

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:09
Iran and France built and assembled two new solar power plants in Tehran with the total capacity of producing 17 MW of electricity.

Tehran downplays impact of Tillerson’s replacement on US ties

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:07
Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman said the replacement of US Secretary of State is a continuation of shakeups in Donald Trump’s government, playing down its impact on Washington’s Iran policy and the fate of the 2015 nuclear deal.

Zarubezhneft to sign two major oil contracts in Iran, bucking uncertainty

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:07
A Russian state-owned oil company, Zarubezhneft, is to sign two major contracts with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) which will see the Russian side exploiting Aban and Western Paydar oilfields in a consortium with Dana Energy, a private Iranian oil services company.

LeBron triple-double leads Cavs past lowly Suns

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:06
Cleveland forward LeBron James had 28 points as part of his 14th triple-double of the season and Kyle Korver scored 22 points in his first start since March 4, 2017, as the Cavaliers blew past the Phoenix Suns 129-107 at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Tuesday.

Agriculture minister survives impeachment vote

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:05
Iranian Minister of Agriculture Jihad Mahmoud Hojjati on Wednesday survived a vote of no-confidence in the Parliament.

Voters are angry with BJP: Rahul Gandhi

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:02
Congratulating the winners of the Lok Sabha by-elections, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said it was clear that people were angry with the BJP and would vote for any non-BJP candidate with the potential to win.

Mourinho says CL exit 'nothing new' for United

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:00
José Mourinho attempted to play down the significance of Manchester United’s exit from the Champions League as former players turned television pundits savaged his side’s limp display against Sevilla.

Tehran mayor resigns due to “health issue”

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:00
Mohsen Hashemi Rafsanjani, the chairman of Tehran City Council, confirmed receiving the resignation of Tehran’s reformist mayor, Mohammad Ali Najafi, amid conflicting reports over the reason behind his decision.

EU to Trump: ‘Make trade, not war’

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:49
European Union leader Donald Tusk urged US President Donald Trump on Wednesday not to undermine the sides’ longstanding trans-Atlantic ties by seeking economic gains through punishing trade tariffs.

Iran, Azerbaijan agree on oil, gas swap deal

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:47
Iran and Azerbaijan reached an agreement on oil and gas swap on the last day of the latest round of economic talks between the two countries.

Kane set to return in April, easing World Cup fears

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:47
Harry Kane is set to return to training in April after suffering an ankle injury against Bournemouth, meaning the Tottenham and England striker should be fit for the World Cup.

US students walk out of class in solidarity with Florida shooting victims

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:47
Students walked out of classrooms across the United States on Wednesday, waving signs and chanting their demands for tighter gun safety laws, joining a movement spearheaded by survivors of the deadly shooting spree at a Florida high school last month.

UN report: Finland is world’s happiest country, US discontent grows

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:45
Finland is the world's happiest country, according to an annual survey issued on Wednesday that put Burundi at the bottom of the happiness index and found Americans were getting less happy even as their country became richer.

HRW urges Saudi Arabia to probe Ritz Carlton abuse claims

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:45
Human Rights Watch called on Saudi Arabia to immediately investigate the claims that authorities physically mistreated prominent people who were arrested last year, and hold those responsible to account.

UK expels 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:45
Britain will expel nearly two dozen Russian diplomats, sever high-level bilateral contacts with Moscow and take both open and covert action against the Kremlin after the poisoning of a former spy, the prime minister said Wednesday, plunging UK-Russian relations into their deepest freeze since the Cold War.

Russia: Some 300 civilians evacuated from Syria's Eastern Ghouta

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:45
Over 300 people left Syria's Eastern Ghouta district since a humanitarian corridor opened there, RIA news agency cited a representative for Russia's cease-fire monitoring center in Syria as saying on Wednesday.

American professor hails Iranian filmmakers

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:14
The experimental narrative style of Iranian films is amazing and Iranian directors have made a difference in the nature of cinema art, an American film expert and university professor said on Wednesday.

FIff 2018 to hold Italian cinema retrospective

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:09
The 36th Fajr International Film Festival (FIff) is set to hold a Retrospective of Italian Cinema.

Russia: US seeks to partition Syria

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:58
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday accused the United States of seeking to partition Syria, saying the US aims to maintain a foothold in the war-torn country for a long time, “if not forever,” using chemical weapons provocations to achieve this objective

Merkel narrowly elected to fourth term as German chancellor

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:12
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, bruised by half a year of post-election coalition haggling, was Wednesday narrowly confirmed by parliament to her fourth and likely final term at the helm of Europe's biggest economy.

Cong, BJP MLAs come to blows in Gujarat assembly

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:49
A Congress MLA from Savarkundla, Pratap Dudhat, has been suspended for the entire term by the Gujarat assembly Speaker, Rajendra Trivedi, after he attacked a BJP MLA with a micrphone in the house.

All England Open live: Saina Nehwal vs Tai Tzu

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:47
Check all the badminton score updates of All England Open Badminton Championships 2018 matches featuring Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy and more.

Captured: Aamir Khan’s intimate kiss with Kiran

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:30
We have seen actor Aamir Khan sharing lip-lock scenes with his actresses onscreen. We don’t usually see the actor in PDA mode with his wife, Kiran. But on his 53th birthday, the actor surprised us all by kissing his wife not once but twice!

'Bua-Bhatija Zindabad' chants echo at SP office

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:21
Samajwadi Party workers started playing with colours besides raising slogans to hail the SP-BSP alliance like "Bua-Bhatija Zindabad" and "Jai Akhilesh".

Bhima Koregaon main accused Ekbote detained

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 08:23
oon after he the Supreme Court (SC) denied him anticipatory bail today, Pune police detained Milind Ekbote, the main accused in the Bhima Koregaon violence on January 1 this year.

Fly like superman in microgravity: Nasa to Hawking

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 08:21
Several eminent world leaders and business honchos mourned the demise of physicist Stephen Hawking and paid tributes to him on Twitter.

WB Group targets infrastructure investment gap

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 08:03
A World Bank Group initiative is beginning to unblock one of the most stubborn bottlenecks in global finance by steering funds under asset management — particularly in the insurance sector — towards emerging market infrastructure projects.

OECD: UK growth to be slowest in G20 this year

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 08:02
The UK economy will grow at a slower pace than any other major advanced or emerging nation this year, according to the OECD.

Japan core machinery orders rebound, easing capex concerns

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 07:59
Japan's core machinery orders rebounded in January from a steep decline the previous month, handily beating expectations in a sign that capital spending will continue contributing to economic growth.

In children and teens, depression doesn’t always look like sadness

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 07:54
When we think of a depressed person, we tend to think of someone who, well, acts sad. The picture we have in our head is of someone who doesn’t want to get off the couch or out of bed, who is eating much less or much more than usual, has trouble sleeping or wants to sleep all the time, who has trouble with usual daily activities, and doesn’t talk much.

One in five over-60s in UK say they have been targeted by fraudsters 10 times in past year

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 07:49
Almost one in five over-60s in the UK say they have been targeted by scammers more than 10 times over the past year, a survey found

Russia to sign two oil deals with Iran

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:41
The Russian oil company Zarubezhneft will sign two agreements with National Iran Oil Company (NIOC), a Russian official said.

SBI closes 41.2L A/Cs for not keeping min balance

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:37
State Bank of India has closed as many as 41.16 lakh savings accounts between April-January in the current fiscal year for not maintaining the average monthly balance, reveals an RTI query.

Why Stephen Hawking never won the Nobel Prize

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:32
British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking never won a Nobel Prize for his remarkable work, no, not even for his discovery that that 'Black Holes can die'. That was because there was no way to verify it, wrote Timothy Ferris, author of 'The Science of Liberty', in National Geographic magazine.

Syrian Army finds toxic chemicals plant belonged to terrorists

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:12
While canvassing al-Shefounieh town in Eastern Ghouta on Tuesday, a Syrian Arab Army unit uncovered a plant that terrorists had used for manufacturing toxic chemicals prior to their defeat.

Archaeopteryx flew like a pheasant, say scientists

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:07
The famous winged dinosaur Archaeopteryx was capable of flying, according to a new study.

Climate change, aliens: Hawking's dire warnings

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:07
Hawking's death came from complications of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, from which he had suffered since he was 20. Here's what he had to say on climate change, space exploration and more.

ACU to investigate fixing charges against Shami

TIMES OF INDIA - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:51
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had asked its Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) to “look into the Shami issue” after his wife Hasin Jahan had levelled match fixing allegations against him.

Study reveals how humans estimate distance from sound sources

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:40
A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shed light on a novel mechanism that is employed by humans to estimate their relative distance from sound sources.

Iran's March LPG exports rebound to 440,000 tons

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:34
Iran's LPG shipments recovered to 440,000 tons in March from around 400,000 tons in February, with most of the cargoes destined for China, fixtures from shipping sources showed.

Bodies of 10 victims onboard crashed Turkish jet identified

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:26
The bodies of 10 victims on board the Turkish business plane that crashed in western Iran were identified 24 hours after DNA tests.

Tehran mayor Najafi resigns, cites ill health

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:23
Tehran’s Mayor Mohammad-Ali Najafi has reportedly resigned from his post, citing ill health.

US general signals support for Iran nuclear deal

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:19
The agreement, which US President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from, has played an important role in addressing Iran’s nuclear program, said a top US general, referring to the 2015 Iran Deal.

Pakistan to enhance energy ties with Iran: Iqbal

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:15
Interior Minister of Pakistan Ahsan Iqbal said cooperation in energy sector will be strengthened with the energy resource-rich neighboring Iran.

Araqchi: Trial underway in London for attackers on Iran embassy

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:11
Iran’s deputy foreign minister said Wednesday that the British government has pledged to increase the security of the Iranian embassy, meanwhile, the trial of attackers on Iran’s embassy is underway.

10 Afghan security forces killed in militant attack

IRAN DAILY - Wed, 03/14/2018 - 05:08
Militants have attacked a government checkpoint in western Afghanistan, killing at least 10 security forces.