Islamabad: Anti-government protesters in Pakistan have pressed fresh murder charges against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, police confirmed Wednesday, as demonstrations that rocked the
Dhaka: Death sentence of top Islamist leader Delwar Hossain Sayeedi was on Wednesday commuted to life imprisonment by Bangladesh Supreme Court, however the verdict does not seem to satisfy his
Islamabad: A murder case has been registered against Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his ministers and other top officials for their alleged involvement in the killing of anti-government
New York: Pakistan should immediately halt a planned execution and officially reinstate its moratorium on the death penalty, Human Rights Watch said today.
Islamabad: Leader of Pakistan`s Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) party Altaf Hussain Wednesday pressed for creation of new provinces in the country and warned that Pakistan would be wiped
Seoul: South Korean soldiers have detained a US citizen who was trying to swim across the river border into rival North Korea, the South`s defence ministry said Wednesday.
Multan: Hafiz Saeed, widely considered one of South Asia`s most dangerous militants, has no doubt who is to blame for devastating floods that have submerged swathes of Pakistani countryside and
Islamabad: Angry Pakistani airline passengers have forced two lawmakers off a plane for delaying its departure by almost two hours, sparking a passionate debate about the country`s so-called `
Islamabad: With the government launching a crackdown on protesters led by Imran Khan, the cricketer- turned-politician on Tuesday appealed to the Supreme Court to save Pakistan from anarchy
Colombo: A Chinese national was arrested by Sri Lankan customs authorities for attempting to smuggle edible birds' nests with a street value of nearly Rs two million, hours before Chinese
Islamabad: Video of angry Pakistani airline passengers throwing two lawmakers off a plane for delaying its departure went viral Tuesday, sparking a passionate debate online about the
Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan Tuesday appealed to the Supreme Court to play its role in stopping police brutality in Islamabad where protestors are engaged in
Islamabad: Former Pakistani interior minister Rehman Malik and PML-N MP Ramesh Kumar Wakwani were at the receiving end of passengers' indignation at
Islamabad: Pakistan`s monsoon rain, which started Sep 3 and has ravaged human populations since then, has taken a toll on ancient ruins as well, media reported Tuesday.
Islamabad: At least 11 militants and three Frontier Corps (FC) soldiers were killed Tuesday in cross-border attack in Pakistan.
The Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR) said that a group of
Islamabad: Pakistan`s military said on Tuesday it killed 31 militants in air strikes and ground clashes along its restive border with Afghanistan, as three soldiers also died in the fighting
Karachi: Afghanistan has reportedly summoned a senior Pakistani diplomat to register protest over remarks made by the Punjabi Taliban leader, in which he said that the group has stopped
Islamabad: At least 20 militants were killed Tuesday during airstrikes in Pakistan`s Khyber Agency area.
According to an official, the strikes targeted Tor Dara, Tirah, Jatoi and Rajgal
Islamabad: A new hardline breakaway faction of the Pakistani Taliban Tuesday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on police in Pakistan`s restive northwest that killed one official.
Kabul: A suicide car bomber rammed his explosive-laden vehicle into a foreign military convoy near US embassy in Kabul, killing at least three NATO troops and injured 16 civilians report said
Manila: The Philippines has evacuated more than 12,000 people from around the foot of its most active volcano as the crater glows red and authorities warn of a possible eruption.
Hong Kong: Strong winds and heavy rain hit Hong Kong on Tuesday as a typhoon headed to the south of the financial hub, disrupting business and closing the stock market for at least part of the
Colombo: Chinese President Xi Jinping will on Tuesday begin his first state visit to Sri Lanka, seeking to bolster already strong ties with the island just days after Japan`s prime minister
Islamabad: A Pakistani court on Monday ordered framing of murder charges against Nawaz Sharif and others over the alleged killing of two protestors during ongoing anti-government demonstrations
Sanaa: Yemeni security and tribal officials say at least 25 people were killed in clashes between Sunni tribesmen affiliated to the country's Muslim Brotherhood group and Shiite rebels in a
Day in Pics: 17th September
Showbiz World - September 17, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters