Karachi: Pakistan police Friday said they have arrested two members of outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban allegedly involved in the deadly attack on slain former premier Benazir Bhutto's convoy in 2007
Karachi: Pakistan faces grave danger from the Islamic State militants, Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain warned on Friday and asked the government to take immediate steps to
Colombo: India on Friday announced the successful completion of trail run on a key railway track in Tamil-majority northern Sri Lanka, a region that suffered heavily during the three decade-
Islamabad: A special court on Friday reserved its decision on a plea by former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf to include several former civilian and military leaders in his
Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed authorities to make essential changes in the curriculum of schools, colleges and universities to instill values of constitutionalism and
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thrusday said it was against arms race in South Asia and hoped that the international community would not contribute to creating further asymmetry in conventional weapon
Lahore: After abruptly ending his over two-month long anti-government protest in the Pakistani capital, fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri has left the country, leading to speculation that he has
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed deep condolences over the loss of lives in a landslide in Sri Lanka that mostly destroyed homes of Indian-origin people and
New Delhi: India on Thursday offered assistance to Sri Lanka to deal with the deadly landslide in which nearly 200 people were feared to have been buried alive.
Lahore: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court today sentenced the infamous 'car-smasher' to 11 years in jail and slapped a fine of over 1 lakh rupees for spreading "terror in society".
Washington: A US drone strike killed at least seven militants in Pakistan`s restive tribal belt on Thursday, including an important commander of the feared Haqqani network, security officials
Islamabad: A Pakistani province is rewriting school books to make them more Islamic, inserting verses on jihad, removing pictures of unveiled women and changing material on recent history,
Islamabad: A US drone strike killed at least four militants in Pakistan`s restive tribal region near the Afghan border, security officials said Thursday.
The attack happened early Thursday
Colombo: A deadly mudslide that hit Sri Lanka's tea plantation in Badullah district might leave no survivors, indicated the country's Disaster Management Minister Mahinda Amaraweera even as
Karachi: Eight soldiers were killed in a clash with militants in restive northwest Pakistan, officials said Wednesday, as security forces carried out a clearance operation.
Karachi: Italian police have recovered antique Pakistani artifacts stolen from an archaeological site of Mehargarh, Balochistan government said today.
The provincial government in a
Islamabad: Pakistan's anti-corruption watchdog has launched action against former Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf for alleged misuse of powers.
The National Accountability Bureau (
Dhaka: In what a special Bangladeshi war crimes tribunal called a 'historic' verdict, the head of Jamaat-e-Islmai, Motiur Rahman Nizami, was handed death sentence for 1971 war crimes, sparking
Islamabad: Pakistan`s Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has urged the US to stop drone strikes inside Pakistani territory, a media report said Wednesday.
"Sovereignty and self-
Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister DM Jayaratne said President Mahinda Rajapaksa would be able to contest the upcoming presidential elections despite the opposition saying he does not
Colombo: At least 14 people were killed and around 300 others are missing in a landslide in central Sri Lanka Wednesday as President Mahinda Rajapaksa directed the government to fully support
Kabul: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has emphasised the newly formed government, elected by the people, is obliged to bring peace, stability and prosperity to the people across the
Peshawar: At least four people were killed and six injured as a bomb ripped through a relief camp in this northwestern city in Pakistan on Tuesday.
The blast occurred in a relief camp
Karachi: Ashraf Ali Khan, the son of Pakistan's first Prime Minister Liaquat Ali Khan, on Tuesday passed away here after losing his long battle against cancer.
77-year-old Ashraf, the
New Delhi: In what can put security agencies in Bangladesh on alert, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday revealed that it has uncovered a suspected plot by a banned militant
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