Peshawar: At least 42 militants were killed when Pakistani military jets pounded militant hideouts in the restive North Waziristan province, the army said on Tuesday.
Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday left for New York to attend the annual session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Foreign Office spokesperson Tasnim
Kabul: Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai used his farewell speech on Tuesday to take a parting shot at the United States, accusing Washington of waging a war against Taliban insurgents for
Kathmandu: Nanda Prasad Adhikari has died while staging a "fast-unto-death" the past 11 months for pressing for his demand that his son`s killer during the country`s insurgency era be
Peshawar: At least three people, including a child, were killed and 13 others injured today in a blast targeting a security forces covoy in this northwestern Pakistani city.
Muzaffarabad: Pakistan-occupied Kashmir's Parliament on Monday called upon India to open the de facto border separating the two sides of the disputed territory to allow rescue officials to
Kabul: Afghanistan's new President-elect Ashraf Ghani congratulated the country on Monday on what he called its first democratic transfer of power, but the former rival with whom he signed a
Dhaka: Bangladesh's main opposition leader and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia went on trial on Monday accused of embezzling about USD 680,000 in two corruption cases that could see her
Kabul: Afghanistan's new president-elect says he wants Afghan women represented at the highest levels of government, and he pledged to appoint a woman to the Supreme Court.
Kabul: Secret election results and an uneasy power-sharing deal have raised fears that the legacy of the US-led intervention in Afghanistan will be a government that lacks the legitimacy
Dhaka: Bangladesh`s main opposition leader Khaleda Zia went on trial Monday charged with embezzling $650,000 in two graft cases that could see her jailed for life if found guilty.
Lahore: Most of the cabin crew of a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight were detained by customs authorities at the airport here for allegedly smuggling 24 iPhones worth about Rs 2.5
Kabul: The United States has welcomed a power-sharing deal that saw former finance minister Ashraf Ghani declared Afghanistan`s next president, and said it hopes a crucial security agreement
Islamabad: Three policemen and a teenage boy were killed today when unknown gunmen opened fire at them in Pakistan's troubled northwestern Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will attend the United Nations General Assembly in New York and address its annual session on Friday.
State-run Associated Press
Kabul: At least 51 Taliban militants have been killed in fresh military operations across Afghanistan since Saturday, the country`s interior ministry said Sunday.
Rawalpindi: Pakistan has promoted Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar as the next chief of Director General Inter Service Intelligence (ISI).
Considered close to Chief of Army Staff (
Sydney: Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Monday warned Australians fighting with extremist groups in the Middle East they face lengthy jail terms if they return home.
Kabul: A power-sharing deal signed by presidential rivals Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah ended the months-long dispute in Afghanistan, paving the way for a National Unity Government that
Islamabad: Pakistan is developing sea-based missiles and expanding its interest in tactical nuclear warheads to give it a "second-strike" capability if a catastrophic nuclear attack destroyed
Kathmandu: Nepal's last king Gyanendra Shah was admitted to a hospital here following a "mild" heart attack and is recovering well after an angioplasty was performed on him, his doctor said on
Islamabad: A district leader of Pakistan's religious party Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) was killed today after his car was attacked by unidentified gunmen in the restive Khyber-Pakhtunhwa
Islamabad: Two new cases of polio have been reported in Pakistan, taking the number of those affected with the crippling disease this year to 166, a health official said today.
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