Kathmandu: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday skipped the banquet hosted by Nepalese President Ram Baran Yadav and left for home due to some "pressing domestic issues".
Kabul: A large blast rocked Kabul on Thursday evening, followed by gunfire in the Afghan capital`s central district that houses many embassies and foreign compounds, AFP journalists reported
Beijing: China's military today skirted questions about the sale of its latest stealth fighter planes to Pakistan, days after a senior Pakistani minister said a proposal was under discussion
Kathmandu: Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala on Thursday termed the 18th SAARC summit as a success noting that the leaders have agreed on policies for accelerated regional cooperation
Islamabad: Pakistan today said it is wrong to blame it for creating hurdles in economic integration of the SAARC region, saying it was not the only country which had not completed internal
Kabul: Afghanistan`s upper house of parliament on Thursday approved two agreements with the US and NATO allowing about 12,500 troops to remain in the country next year as concerns grow over the
Kathmandu: After piling pressure from the South Asian leaders to salvage the summit, Pakistan on Thursday relented and agreed to back an energy pact for SAARC nations.
Kathmandu: SAARC leaders were Thursday treated to a vegetarian lunch, comprising green bean and potato curry and spiced mushroom curry among other delicacies, at the Dhulikhel resort near
Islamabad: Pakistan's former interior minister Rehman Malik has claimed that he had documentary evidence about the presence of the dreaded Islamic State terror group in the country.
Kabul: Latest in the series of terror attacks in Afghanistan, a British embassy convoy was targeted by a Taliban suicide bomber in Afghan capital Kabul, killing six including two UK embassy
Islamabad: Pakistan has raised USD 1 billion from international debt markets by floating five-year dollar- denominated Sukuk bonds to overcome the impacts of the failed Oil and Gas
Kathmandu: Hostilities between rivals India and Pakistan on Wednesday threatened to scupper efforts by South Asian leaders to boost trade among almost a quarter of the world`s people, throwing
Kathmandu: With Pakistan playing spoilsport by blocking three major SAARC connectivity agreements initiated by India, efforts are on to persuade Nawaz Sharif to ensure that the connectivity
Colombo: A wild elephant stormed into a crowded pilgrimage town in Sri Lanka today and trampled two men to death near Buddhism's most sacred tree, a resident and police said.
Kathmandu: Pakistan today sought greater involvement with the observer nations in the eight-member SAARC bloc, saying it should build on convergences and minimise divergences and called for a "
Islamabad: Blurting out a disquieting truth about Islamabad's relationship with Washington, Pakistan's Defence Minister Khawaja Asif raised question over the reliability of US as a friend.
Thiruvananthapuram: India cannot have talks with Pakistan when bullets are flying around, Minister of State for Defence and Planning Rao Inderjit Singh said on Wednesday.
Colombo: A wild elephant stormed into a crowded pilgrimage town in Sri Lanka on Wednesday and trampled two men to death near Buddhism`s most sacred tree, a resident and police said.
Lahore: A 25-year-old married woman in Pakistan's Punjab province is battling for her life after her husband allegedly poured acid down her throat following an argument over trivial domestic
Police in Kathmandu Wednesday arrested a group of protesters demonstrating near the venue of a regional summit to demand that authorities drop a treason case against a prominent Nepalese
Islamabad: At least four polio workers, including three women, were killed today in an attack by militants in Pakistan's restive southwestern Balochistan Province.
The workers were
A US drone strike killed at least eight suspected militants in Pakistan`s restive tribal belt on Wednesday, security officials said.
The unmanned aircraft hit a compound in Kund Sar village
Kabul: At a training centre near Kabul, one overriding lesson is drilled into Afghan police by their French instructors -- don`t become yet another unnecessary battlefield casualty.
Islamabad: Doctor Nadim Uddin Siddiqui fixes his gaze on a camera in the shiny new studios of Health TV in Karachi, Pakistan`s economic hub, and prepares to take the day`s first question.
Kathmandu: While addressing the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to raise the 26/11 Mumbai attacks in
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