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
Kabul: Afghanistan`s disputed presidential election inched towards a possible conclusion Monday with a senior government official hailing a "breakthrough" in talks between the two candidates,
Karachi: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's son, said on Monday that he will contest the 2018 General Elections from his mother's seat of Ratedero (NA-207), a Dawan
Karachi: An official was killed on Monday when motorcycle-borne armed men attacked a polio vaccination team in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province, seriously hampering the drive to
New Delhi: Even as New Delhi's demand that 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed be brought to justice, remains unheeded, Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Monday described the Jamaat-
Islamabad: Pakistani military has cleared militants from more than 80 per cent of the restive North Waziristan tribal region, once considered a bastion of the Tehrik-e-Taliban.
The military in
Islamabad: Opposition leader and Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaaf chief Imran Khan has been booked for forcing police to release his party workers arrested in violation of Section 144 here,
Dhaka: About two million out of 3.5 million cows slaughtered in Bangladesh each year are smuggled in from India as the local market fails to meet the demand, media reported Monday.
Lahore: Pakistan`s Gujranwala, Sargodha and Bahawalpur Board position holders said in an interview that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan is a popular leader but refrained
Karachi: Pakistani Taliban's Sindh unit, which had penetrated into various departments of the provincial government, was involved in a foiled terror attack at a Naval dockyard here in the
Kathmandu: Post Bahadur Bogati, vice-chairman of Nepal`s Unified Communist Party of Nepal UPCN (Maoist), died Monday, Xinhua reported.
Bogati was admitted to the hospital last Thursday
Islamabad: Militants Monday killed three people in attacks targeting police in Pakistan`s restive northwest, officials said.
A suicide bomber killed one policeman in Tahl, about 100
Karachi: The Taliban militants who attacked Karachi's naval dockyard last week were planning to hijack a Pakistani navy missile frigate with inside help, indicating the extent of radicalisation
Baghdad: Iraqi officials close to the country's new Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi say he has renounced his British citizenship since officially assuming office last week.
Islamabad: In a major boost to the morale of anti-government protesters, a Pakistani court today ordered the release of all arrested supporters of Imran Khan and cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri, a day
Karachi: Pakistan's Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain today announced to resign as party head but in a dramatic move withdrew his decision hours later.
Lahore: Pakistan's former leg-spinner Abdul Qadir's house was raided by police here in connection with an ongoing crackdown on workers of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's Pakistan
Dhaka: Bangladesh`s highest court on Sunday rejected appeals by opposition leader Khaleda Zia, clearing the way for her to stand trial on embezzlement charges that could see her jailed for
Islamabad: Three paramilitary soldiers were killed when a group of militants launched a rocket attack on a mountain fort in Pakistan`s troubled northwest early Sunday, security officials said.
Islamabad: At least seven militants, including two key commanders of a militant group, were killed in a US drone strike on the border of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
The drone fired a
Manila: At least 29 people were missing after a roll-on and roll-off vessel with 84 people on board capsized off central Philippine province of Leyte Saturday night, the state disaster relief
Islamabad: A Pakistan Taliban militant group on Saturday renounced violence to pursue implementation of Sharia in the country through peaceful means.
Day in Pics: 15th September
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