Kathmandu: Nepal`s Tribhuvan International Airport which was closed down on Wednesday due to an aircraft skidding off the runway is likely to open after 10.00 a.m. Saturday, said an
Nagapattinam TN: Six Sri Lankan fishermen were today arrested for allegedly fishing in Indian waters.
The Indian Coast Guard arrested them when they were fishing in the exclusive
Dhaka: Bangladesh`s customs officers caught a North Korean diplomat trying to smuggle an estimated $1.4 million worth of gold into the country, a senior official said on Friday.
Colombo: Sri Lanka suspended a $1.5 billion Chinese luxury real estate project in Colombo on Thursday until it obtains required government approvals, a move that risks a diplomatic row with its
Islamabad: Consolidating its grip on power, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ruling PML-N has won 18 out of the 48 seats being contested for in the Senate elections marred by controversies and
Islamabad: A human shield was formed at the Holi celebrations at Swami Narayan Temple in Karachi to show solidarity with and protect Hindus in attendance.
The National Student`s
Islamabad: Pakistani lawmakers voted for new senators in parliament's upper house today with unofficial results showing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ruling PML-N securing 16 seats out of
Islamabad: Ramesh Kumar, a minority member of Pakistan`s National Assembly, celebrated Holi on Thursday while casting his vote for the Senate elections, media reported.
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday briefed P-5 and EU envoys on the visit of Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar to Islamabad this week, describing the trip as a step in the right direction.
Peshawar: Over 100 schools in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province were on Thursday renamed after the students massacred by the Taliban here last year.
Beijing: China on Thursday said improving ties between India and Pakistan was of paramount importance to peace and development in the region and offered its support to resolve bilateral
Beijing: Concerned over Sri Lanka's decision to temporarily suspend the controversial USD 1.5 billion Chinese port city project in Colombo, a wary China on Thursday hoped the country's new
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday said like India it is also concerned about terrorism in the region and blaming each other for every terror attack was "not good".
Kathmandu: Kathmandu`s international airport was closed for a second straight day Thursday, leaving thousands stranded at the start of the tourist season, after a plane skidded off its only
Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Thursday filed a reply in the high court here providing details of charges related to the detention of 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday described as an "ice breaker" the visit of Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar to Islamabad that ended a seven-month deadlock in high level talks.
Dhaka: The hearing of two petitions filed by Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia relating to the Zia Orphanage Trust and Zia Charitable Trust graft cases has been deferred by a
Yangon: Security forces attacked and detained around eight Myanmar activists protesting in downtown Yangon, campaigners and witnesses said Thursday, in a surge in tension over spreading student
Kathmandu: India on Thursday rushed experts and an Air Force transport plane with equipment to Nepal to remove a Turkish Airliner that skidded off the runway here yesterday, forcing closure of
Dhaka: The Bangladesh apex court will, Sunday, fix the date for hearing the review petition by Jamaat-e-Islami leader Mohammad Kamaruzzaman against the death sentence handed to him for being
Colombo: A son of former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapakse on Thursday urged authorities to stop taking "political revenge" against his family and its supporters.
New Delhi: Former head of Afghanistan`s National Directorate of Security, Amrullah Saleh, has squarely blamed Pakistan for supporting the Taliban in Afghanistan.
Saleh served as the
Islamabad: A Pakistani doctor jailed after helping the CIA in the hunt for Osama bin Laden faces fresh legal turmoil after the tribunal hearing his appeal was dissolved, officials said on
Islamabad: Pakistan's former army chief Gen Pervez Musharraf kept Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani in the dark about Kargil Operation in 1999 despite the latter heading forces responsible to guard (
Colombo: Sri Lankan authorities on Thursday extended by 90 days the detention of a suspected former Tamil rebel fighter arrested as she was returning to her home in France, police said.
Day in Pics: 5th March
Showbiz World - March 5 2015
Sofia Hayat celebrates Holi