Karachi: Citizens of Karachi have been asked to carry their National Identity Cards with them all the time or face detention, amid fear that militants have taken refuge in Pakistan's financial
Dhaka: The opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has called a nationwide shutdown on Wednesday to protest the attack on party chief Khaleda Zia during an election rally on Monday,
Islamabad: China on Monday said it supports the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Pakistan and appreciates the country's efforts for peaceful resolution of all "outstanding issues" with
Dhaka: Assailants wielding iron rods attacked the car of Bangladesh`s former prime minister and main opposition leader Khaleda Zia on Monday during an election rally and then shot at it as the
Colombo: Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa will not appear before an anti-bribery commission investigating allegations that he may have illegally induced a rival to support his
International rights organisations including Human Rights Watch on Monday urged Pakistan`s parliament to reject a proposed cybercrime bill which they said threatened freedom of expression and
Colombo: Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa has been summoned to appear before the country's anti-graft commission later this week for the first time over allegations of corruption
Karachi: At least nine people of a family, including women and children, were killed when a van collided head-on with a truck here.
The accident took place in Baldia town of
Peshawar: Pakistani police have claimed to arrest a wanted terrorist, carrying a bounty of Rs five lakhs during a raid in this northwestern city of Pakistan today.
Kabul: At least two people were killed in a suicide attack on a police station in southern Afghanistan, security officials said today.
Two policemen were killed and 11 people
Colombo: Former president Mahinda Rajapakse has been summoned to appear before Sri Lanka`s anti-graft body later this week over bribery allegations, parliament was told Monday.
Kabul: Afghanistan's women are being failed by the country's justice system as most complaints of domestic violence are dealt with through mediation rather than prosecution, according to the
Colombo: Tamil National Alliance has no allegiance to the LTTE as it is not in favour of terrorism, a senior leader of Sri Lanka's main Tamil party has said, rebutting allegations in this
Islamabad: Pakistan on Sunday condemned the use of force by security forces against protestors in Kashmir and said the arrest of separatist leaders in the Valley is a matter of concern.
Islamabad: Pakistan government has decided to provide unprecedented security cover to Chinese President Xi Jinping, who will arrive here on Sunday on his maiden visit, handing over the overall
Tehran: Afghanistan's president arrived in Tehran on Sunday on his first trip to Iran since taking office, with security questions likely to dominate talks after the Islamic State group claimed
Tehran: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai arrived in Tehran on Sunday for talks to boost ties and discuss issues of mutual interest with senior Iranian officials.
Islamabad: A Pakistani man and his father have been arrested in the country`s latest so-called "honour killing" after they set the son`s wife alight for leaving the house without asking
Islamabad: Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive here on Monday on his maiden visit to Pakistan during which the two sides will sign several agreements, including defence, worth USD 50
Yangon: The Myanmar government on Sunday said 126 soldiers have been killed and 359 injured so far since the clashes with the Kokang ethnic army erupted on February 9, media reported.
Colombo: A proposed move to reform Sri Lanka's electoral system has not found favour with the country's minority Tamil and Muslim political parties, who say the current proportional
Karachi: At least six Taliban militants, including a commander of the terror outfit, were killed on Saturday in a fierce gun battle with security forces in Pakistan's southern port city of
Kathmandu: Nepal on Saturday paid a moving tribute to 16 mountain guides, mostly Sherpas, who were killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest a year ago.
A program, as part of the
Karachi: Pakistani authorities have arrested 47 Indian fishermen and seized their eight boats for allegedly violating the country's territorial waters.
The fishermen were
Islamabad: Afghan army chief General Sher Muhammad Karimi on Saturday said that terrorists pose a common threat to Afghanistan and Pakistan and close cooperation and coordination between
Day in Pics: 20th April
Showbiz World - April 20, 2015
Kareena, Karisma and Saif celebrate Babita's birthday!