Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday sent two military planes with relief goods to extend support to the avalanche-hit areas of Afghanistan.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif asked authorities
Beijing: Sri Lanka on Saturday said it will not allow Chinese submarines to dock in its ports, a move apparently aimed at allaying India's concerns.
"I really don't know under what
Kathmandu: Nepalese police Saturday fired teargas and water cannon at thousands of opposition supporters who converged on the capital to protest controversial plans to vote on a disputed new
Kathmandu: Thousands of opposition supporters in Nepal on Saturday staged a massive protest rally here to press the government over their demand of drafting the Constitution through consensus,
Tehran: Expressing optimism about the clinching of a practical deal in the near future between Iran and the P5+1 group of world powers, Islamabad says very good progress has been made in the
Kabul: At least 250 people were killed and an unknown number remained missing after avalanches hit Afghanistan over the past couple of days, an official said Saturday.
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will travel to Saudi Arabia next week to meet new King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, authorities said on Saturday.
Sharif would visit
Karachi: Director of United States National Intelligence has claimed that Pakistan`s provision of safe havens to Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) will continue to be the key irritant in the country`s
Islamabad: The UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Afghanistan on Friday met Pakistani officials here and discussed the situation in the war-torn country.
Kabul: An American general and a senior Afghan police officer say the Afghan military has pushed the Taliban from a key district in a southern province. It was the first solo Afghan operation
Islamabad: Pakistan's national flag carrier has suspended flights to Bangladesh after a row over expulsion of one of its senior officials from Dhaka for allegedly smuggling fake currency,
Dhaka: Bangladesh's main opposition party BNP on Friday called for another 72-hour nationwide shutdown from Sunday, stepping up its nearly two-month-old tirade against the government demanding
Dhaka: Demanding fresh elections under a non-party caretaker government system, Bangladesh`s main opposition alliance Friday called another round of nationwide strike from Sunday morning
Kabul: More than 250 people have been killed in a series of avalanches triggered by heavy snowfall around Afghanistan this week, provincial authorities said on Friday.
The bulk of the
Dhaka: Those who killed US-based blogger Avijit Roy in Dhaka were professionals and dealt three blows with sharp weapons "very expertly and brutally" on the right side of the head of the victim
Colombo: Sri Lanka Friday said it won`t invite foreign experts in its probe into allegations of war crimes and maintained that the inquiry will take place within the country`s legal system.
Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday convened a meeting of parliamentary leaders to discuss how to make Senate elections transparent, media reported.
Islamabad: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Friday decided to cancel all flights to Bangladesh till March 10 in response to the raid on the house of its country manager in Dhaka.
Kabul: At least 12 Taliban militants were killed when security forces raided Taliban hideouts in Afghanistan`s Badakhshan province on Friday, an official said.
New York: A 30-year-old Pakistani man has been convicted in the US for staging the murder of his wife with his American girlfriend in 2011.
Kashif Parvaiz faces life in prison after a
Dhaka: Hundreds of protesters rallied in Dhaka on Friday to denounce the murder of a prominent American blogger of Bangladeshi origin hacked to death with machetes after he allegedly received
Islamabad: Former Pakistan military ruler Pervez Musharraf has asked the apex court to "demolish" the government for rigging polls, media reported Friday.
"The Supreme Court of
Islamabad: Police in Pakistan`s Punjab province are considering withdrawal of security from Chinese people working on private projects apparently due to shortage of forces and excessive
Kabul: At least 216 people were killed and 27 injured after snowfall and avalanches hit Afghanistan, an official said on Friday.
"Our data collected so far confirms the death of 216
Islamabad: Students of a prominent seminary run by a cleric known as the "father of the Taliban" were involved in the 2007 assassination of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto,
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