Dhaka: Convicted war criminal Ghulam Azam, one of the most high profile leaders of Bangladesh`s largest Islamist party, has died.
He died around 10.10 pm local time Thursday, Xinhua
Islamabad: Pakistan's parliament on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution against the alleged "unprovoked and indiscriminate" ceasefire violations by India and asked the government to seek
Peshawar: At least six militants were killed and seven others injured on Thursday in fresh clashes between security forces and militants in Pakistan's restive northwestern tribal Khyber region
Colombo: Countries across the globe should unite as equal partners to fight the menace of terrorism, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said on Thursday noting that even countries like
Peshawar: At least three people, including a child, were killed and 13 others injured on Thursday in a blast targeting a security forces covoy in this northwestern Pakistani city.
Islamabad: Unidentified gunmen on Thursday killed at least eight Shia Muslims, members of the ethnic Hazara community, in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan.
Quetta: Eight Shi`ite members of Pakistan`s ethnic Hazara minority were killed and one wounded on Thursday, when gunmen opened fire on a bus in the volatile province of Baluchistan, police said
Naudero, Pakistan: The scion of Pakistan`s leading political dynasty, emerging from the shadow of his mother and former prime minister Benazir Bhutto seven years after she was assassinated, has
Peshawar: An eight-member delegation of Buddhist monks from South Korea today visited the Peshawar museum and performed rituals for world peace and religious harmony in Pakistan.
Kathmandu: Nepal Wednesday called off a search for any more survivors of a Himalayan snowstorm that claimed some 43 lives, after more than a week of scouring the popular trekking region.
Kolkata: A city court Wednesday sent Hasem Molla to the NIA`s custody till Oct 31, and two other key accused to judicial custody till Nov 5 over the Oct 2 explosion in West Bengal`s
New Delhi: Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he is anti-Pakistan and anti-Muslim, and that he cannot dictate terms
Islamabad: Pakistan's military said today that while it wants peace on the eastern border with India, it will "forcefully" retaliate to every incident of firing by the Indian army, amid
Dhaka: Bangladesh Supreme Court today accepted appeals against a verdict sentencing fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami's former chief Ghulam Azam to 90 years in prison for committing crimes
Washington: Malala Yousafzai, the child rights activist and youngest ever recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, received the Liberty Medal Tuesday and pledged her $100,000 award to education in
Islamabad: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Tahirul Qadri ended his sit-in protest Tuesday, only to restart its new stage in December in the port city of Karachi.
Colombo: Sri Lanka passed legislation banning land purchases by foreigners, a move the government said would curb tax evasion but critics said could hinder its offshore investment ambitions.
Peshawar: Pakistani fighter jets targeted militant hideouts in the restive North Waziristan tribal region, killing at least 30 militants as part of the military offensive against the Taliban,
Islamabad: Fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri on Tuesday ended his over two months-long anti-government protest in the Pakistani capital but said demonstrations will now be held across the country as
Kathmandu: Nepal on Tuesday said it will introduce new rules, improve weather forecasts and better monitor the movement of trekkers after the Himalayan country's worst hiking disaster left
Dhaka: A Bangladeshi court today ordered a police investigation into allegations that opposition leader Khaleda Zia hurt religious sentiments and incited communal hatred through her remarks.
Kabul: Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani will head to China next week for a three-day visit, his office said in a statement on Tuesday, his first trip abroad since being sworn in last
Lahore: A petition seeking disqualification of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on money laundering charges has been admitted by a court here for hearing, 23 years after it was filed.
Islamabad: Pakistan has suspended a television channel for 15 days and imposed a fine of Rs 10 million for airing a derogatory programme against the country's judiciary, the second time this
Kathmandu: Nepalese rescuers ploughed ahead Tuesday with their search for survivors still feared trapped one week after a deadly Himalayan snowstorm, as the government pledged greater reforms
Day in Pics: 24th October
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