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Bhutan, India sign pact for developing hydropower projects

Bhutan, India sign pact for developing hydropower projects

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 19:29

India and Bhutan today signed an agreement for the development of joint hydropower projects in a bid to further strengthen their bilateral strategic partnership.

Pakistan Army chief lauds ISI for its role in national security

Pakistan Army chief lauds ISI for its role in national security

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 18:46

Pakistan Army chief General Raheel Sharif today visited the ISI headquarters here and lauded the spy agency`s role in national security.

103 countries to attend Sri Lankan youth conference

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 17:50

A total of 103 countries have confirmed their participation in the World Conference on Youth (WCY) to be hosted by Sri Lanka next month, the country`s youth ministry stated Tuesday.

South Korean special envoy in Sri Lanka meets Mahinda Rajapaksa

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 17:41

A special envoy from South Korea today met Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa here on a visit aimed at improving the bilateral relationship between Seoul and Colombo, officials said.

China faces security risks after Windows XP demise

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 17:17

China is trying to counter possible security risks for state agencies after Microsoft stopped providing security updates for the Windows XP operating system, a government official said here today.

India taking part in Western Pacific Naval meet in China

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 17:06

India and over 140 other countries are taking part in a biennial conference of the Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) which opened in the eastern Chinese port of Qingdao today.

Analyst leaves Pak `for a few months` after being attacked

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 15:59

Senior Pakistani analyst and writer Raza Rumi, who was shot at allegedly by sectarian extremist group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), has left the country "for a few months".

Pak test-fires short-range missile `Hatf III`

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 14:26

Addressing the troops in the exercise, Gen Mahmood commended the troops on achieving technical and operational excellence in operating the state-of-the-art weapon system, the statement said.

Sri Lanka to deport tourist with Buddha tattoo

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 14:05

A female British tourist in Sri Lanka has been detained and will be deported for having a Buddha tattoo on her arm, a media report said Tuesday.

Eight policemen killed in blast, ambush in NW Pakistan

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 14:03

At least eight policemen have been killed and several others injured here in twin attacks, including a blast, in the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of northwest Pakistan.