New Delhi: Seeking to revive historical ties, the Indian Air Force has gifted a vintage Dakota aircraft from its museum to the Bangladesh Air Force.
"On a formal request from the
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will address the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Sep 26, the day his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi is likely to reach there, an aide to Sharif
Islamabad: Pakistan Thursday reiterated its call on neighbouring Afghanistan to eliminate "hideouts of the Pakistani militants on the Afghan side of the border".Security officials insist
Karachi: A liberal religious scholar and professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Karachi was shot dead today by unknown assailants.
Dr Shakeel Auj (54) was shot three
Islamabad: The new chief of Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI is likely to be named next week amid political turmoil in the coup-prone country, according to a media report.
New York: A Pakistan-born neuroscientist has become a rallying cry for militant groups demanding her release from a US prison. But in a little-noticed move she is trying to abandon her legal
Peshawar: Indefinite curfew in the northwest Pakistan's Swat district continued for the consecutive fourth day today.
The curfew was imposed after killing of several members of the
Karachi: Dean of Islamic studies faculty at the University of Karachi, Shakeel Auj was shot dead by unidentified assailants Thursday.
According to officials, Auj was shot three times in
Islamabad: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has decided that party leader Imran Khan should go to Karachi and address protesters Sunday, media reported Thursday.
Islamabad: Two new cases of polio were reported from Pakistan today, taking the total number of those affected this year with the crippling disease to 160, officials said.
Dhaka: The Bangladesh Parliament has passed a constitutional amendment to regain its power to impeach apex court judges.
The bill was passed late Wednesday in the presence of Prime
Moscow: Russian energy giant Gazprom have planned to sign a 30-year gas supply contract with China via the western route, the company's CEO Alexei Miller said Wednesday.
Ankara: Turkey will continue to support Macedonia's aspiration to join NATO and the European Union (EU), Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Wednesday.
Islamabad: Pakistan today lodged a protest with Afghanistan over a cross border attack by militants in the North Waziristan tribal region.
Pakistan's Foreign Office (FO) said in
Islamabad: Nearly 2,000 schools were destroyed in unprecedented rain and floods in Pakistan's worst hit province of Punjab where 241 were killed, authorities said today.
Karachi: A Pakistani woman who was childless for 16 years gave birth to quintuplets today at a private hospital in here.
The woman delivered four baby girls and a boy.
Kathmandu: At least seven people were killed and 21 others injured today when a bus collided head-on with an ambulance and a motorcycle in western Nepal.
The incident occurred
Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, weakened by weeks of demonstrations calling for him to resign, threatened on Wednesday to clear a protest camp established more than a month
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
Day in Pics: 18th September
Showbiz World - September 18, 2014
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