Kabul: A suicide car bomber killed at least 11 members of the security forces and wounded more than 20 civilians near a police checkpoint in eastern Logar province in Afghanistan on Saturday,
Dhaka: A nationwide power blackout hit Bangladesh on Saturday after a transmission line failed, the government said.
Engineers "are working to fix the outage" which hit all areas
Islamabad: At least four new polio cases have been reported in Pakistan, taking the number of those affected this year to 235 with the county's fight against the crippling disease showing no
Islamabad: Pakistan's Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief, Altaf Hussain, has said that the Islamic State (IS) is the new threat to Pakistan, media reported.
Addressing a press
Islamabad: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) says that at least 34 Indian transit passengers flying from New Delhi to Saudi Arabia with a stopover in Lahore were taken to a local hotel there
Islamabad: At least 20 militants and four security personnel were killed Saturday in a clash in Pakistan's federally administered Orakzai Agency, an official said.
Kathmandu: Two passenger buses collided in central Nepal in the early hours of Saturday, killing at least 10 people, including a Russian woman, police said.
The buses crashed into
Karachi: Pakistan police Friday said they have arrested two members of outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban allegedly involved in the deadly attack on slain former premier Benazir Bhutto's convoy in 2007
Karachi: Pakistan faces grave danger from the Islamic State militants, Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain warned on Friday and asked the government to take immediate steps to
Colombo: India on Friday announced the successful completion of trail run on a key railway track in Tamil-majority northern Sri Lanka, a region that suffered heavily during the three decade-
Islamabad: A special court on Friday reserved its decision on a plea by former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf to include several former civilian and military leaders in his
Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed authorities to make essential changes in the curriculum of schools, colleges and universities to instill values of constitutionalism and
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thrusday said it was against arms race in South Asia and hoped that the international community would not contribute to creating further asymmetry in conventional weapon
Lahore: After abruptly ending his over two-month long anti-government protest in the Pakistani capital, fiery cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri has left the country, leading to speculation that he has
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed deep condolences over the loss of lives in a landslide in Sri Lanka that mostly destroyed homes of Indian-origin people and
New Delhi: India on Thursday offered assistance to Sri Lanka to deal with the deadly landslide in which nearly 200 people were feared to have been buried alive.
Lahore: A Pakistani anti-terrorism court today sentenced the infamous 'car-smasher' to 11 years in jail and slapped a fine of over 1 lakh rupees for spreading "terror in society".
Washington: A US drone strike killed at least seven militants in Pakistan`s restive tribal belt on Thursday, including an important commander of the feared Haqqani network, security officials
Islamabad: A Pakistani province is rewriting school books to make them more Islamic, inserting verses on jihad, removing pictures of unveiled women and changing material on recent history,
Islamabad: A US drone strike killed at least four militants in Pakistan`s restive tribal region near the Afghan border, security officials said Thursday.
The attack happened early Thursday
Colombo: A deadly mudslide that hit Sri Lanka's tea plantation in Badullah district might leave no survivors, indicated the country's Disaster Management Minister Mahinda Amaraweera even as
Karachi: Eight soldiers were killed in a clash with militants in restive northwest Pakistan, officials said Wednesday, as security forces carried out a clearance operation.
Karachi: Italian police have recovered antique Pakistani artifacts stolen from an archaeological site of Mehargarh, Balochistan government said today.
The provincial government in a
Islamabad: Pakistan's anti-corruption watchdog has launched action against former Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf for alleged misuse of powers.
The National Accountability Bureau (
Dhaka: In what a special Bangladeshi war crimes tribunal called a 'historic' verdict, the head of Jamaat-e-Islmai, Motiur Rahman Nizami, was handed death sentence for 1971 war crimes, sparking
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