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
Jaffna: In the fishing village of Oori, two mothers await news of their young daughters who were taken to a care home three months ago after their alleged rape by members of the Sri
Islamabad: Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan has fired its spokesman after he along with five other commanders declared allegiance to the Islamic State terror group, which has been vying for supremacy
Jaffana: iN the fishing village of Oori, two mothers await news of their young daughters who were taken to a care home three months ago after their alleged rape by members of the Sri Lankan
Washington: A group of young Afghan diplomats began a two-week training session here Monday as part of a joint programme co-organised by the US and China.
This is the third year the US
Dhaka: The toll in an accident involving two passenger buses in Bangladesh has escalated to 34, media reported Tuesday.
Police said a Rajshahi-bound bus of Keya Paribahan Monday
Kabul: Officials say insurgents have attacked several army checkpoints in eastern and southern Afghanistan, killing at least four troops and wounding several people.
No one has
Kabul: Two top leaders of the al Qaeda- linked Haqqani network, including a brother of the head of the feared terror group which is blamed for a 2008 deadly attack on Indian embassy in Kabul,
Islamabad: Pakistan's opposition leader Imran Khan has said that the Hindus who fled the country after being persecuted will return home if his party comes to power.
"I am hopeful
Day in Pics: 22nd October
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