Kabul: A deal that will permit some US troops to stay in Afghanistan beyond next year will be signed by the country's newly inaugurated government on Tuesday.
Karachi: Pakistan has arrested 25 Indian fisherman for violating the territorial waters of the country, its maritime security agency said on Monday.
The Indian fishermen were arrested
Colombo: A media rights group says Sri Lanka's government has sabotaged a training program for online journalists for the third time in three months.
Umbrella organization Action
New York: Hours ahead of his dinner with President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday cautioned the US against hasty withdrawal of its troops from Afghanistan, citing the
Peshawar: A three-day special anti-polio campaign to vaccinate over two lakh children was on Monday launched in Pakistan's restive Bajaur tribal agency amidst tight security to ensure safety of
Dhaka/London: A Muslim convert from London was on Monday arrested in Bangladesh on suspicion of recruiting British volunteers to fight for Islamic State (IS) militants, becoming the sixth
Islamabad: Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday adjourned till October 2 the hearing of a plea to disqualify Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly lying to the parliament over asking the army
Colombo: Seeking to enhance education cooperation, India on Monday set up a language lab in Kandy, the second largest Sri Lankan city to help raise the general level of proficiency in English
Islamabad: At least 85 tribal militants belonging to Bugti tribe of slain Baloch nationalist leader Akbar Khan Bugti on Monday renounced violence by surrendering their weapons, Pakistan
Islamabad: Police registered a second First Information Report (FIR) against Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and 10 others over the alleged killing of three political activists Aug 30,
Peshawar: At least five Tehrik-i-Taliban militants were killed and four others injured today when a blast ripped through a compound of the banned outfit in northwest Pakistan.
Dhaka: A British citizen was arrested here today for suspected links with the Islamic State (IS), becoming the sixth person to be detained in past four days as part of an intensified security
Colombo: Sri Lanka Opposition leader Ranil Wickremasinghe has left for England today to participate in the 2014 Conference of the Conservative Party.
During the visit Wickremasinghe, who is
Kabul: Just before Ashraf Ghani was to take oath as the new Afghan President at Kabul's presidential palace, a suicide blast targeted a security checkpoint near Kabul airport, killing four,
Quetta: Fifteen people reported to be militants belonging to the Bugti tribe and their 70 accomplices have surrendered themselves to law enforcement personnel in the Sui area of Dera Bugti
Kathmandu: At least five persons were killed and 15 others injured today in Nepal when two passenger buses collided on a busy highway in Dhading district.
The incident occurred when a
Dhaka: Bangladesh today appointed veteran diplomat and former foreign secretary Syed Muazzem Ali as its new High Commissioner to India.
Ali served as the foreign secretary during
Kabul: In what is being hailed as the “first democratic transition of power” in history of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani was on Monday sworn-in as the new President at a ceremony in Kabul's
Afghanistan on Monday was set to inaugurate Ashraf Ghani as successor to President Hamid Karzai, who has led the country since the fall of the Taliban in 2001.
Here is a timeline of key
Kabul: Afghanistan will host a grand presidential inauguration on Monday, with former US-based academic Ashraf Ghani taking power as NATO troops end their 13-year war without defeating the
Lahore: Pakistan Tahreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Sunday vowed to promote austerity and form Madina-like state of Prophet Muhammad era after coming to power, referring to the city in the
Islamabad: An Afghan court on Sunday ordered the release of an imprisoned Pakistani TV journalist, who was undergoing four years jail term for allegedly travelling to the neighbouring country
Islamabad: Opposition politician Imran Khan Sunday vowed to continue his protest against Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif until the leader resigns over allegations of election rigging.
Islamabad: Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain will pay an official visit to Afghanistan tomorrow to attend the swearing-in ceremony of the new Afghan president, it was announced today.
Day in Pics: 30th September
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