Colombo: Sri Lanka on Monday today said it hoped the new UNHRC chief will carry out his duties in a "more balanced" manner after the country had an uneasy relationship with his predecessor Navi
Islamabad: A group of Pakistani hackers temporarily brought down several government portals, including that of the Army, and leaked 23,000 bank records in a bid to support the ongoing anti-
Kabul: Talks on a power sharing deal between Afghanistan`s rival presidential candidates, Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah, have collapsed, a top leader said on Monday, rekindling fears of
Islamabad: Imran Khan and Javed Miandad may not have been the best of friends during their playing days but the man famous for his last-ball six has come out in support of the cricketer-turned-
Chittagong (Bangladesh): Eight bombs exploded at two railway stations in Bangladesh`s Chittagong City on Monday morning, and police suspect that Islami Chhatra Shibir activists were behind
A group of hackers in Pakistan hacked several government portals, including that of the Army, and leaked 23,000 bank records in a bid to support the ongoing anti-government protests in
Islamabad: A day after anti-government protests led by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Tahir-ul-Qadri turned violent
Islamabad: Pakistan's powerful military today expressed serious concern over the prevailing political turmoil in the country with the government of embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif locked
Islamabad: Pakistan's embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Sunday vowed to protect state institutions as he appealed to the protesters to restart negotiations with the government to end the
Islamabad: An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted parts of northwest Pakistan Sunday, Xinhua reported.
More details about any loss of life or damage to property were
Islamabad: Pakistan television channel Geo News came under attack early Sunday from a crowd of protestors, gathered in Islamabad, as they attacked the media office with stones
Kathmandu: The number of Indian devotees visiting Pashupatinath Temple here for special pooja has gone up after Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the 5th-century shrine
Islamabad: Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek- i-Insaf (PTI) party on Sunday suffered a major setback after party president and senior politician Javed Hashmi was expelled after he criticised the
Dhaka: Rights groups and family members of scores of people reportedly gone missing in the last three years have accused the country's anti-crime Rapid Action Battalion of abducting them, a
Islamabad: After night-long clashes here between anti-government demonstrators and security forces that left three people dead and about 450 others injured, the situation continued to be tense
London: Thomas Bell, a journalist who writes on Nepal for The Economist and other publications, has in his new book, "Kathmandu", accused British secret service MI6 of aiding Nepal authorities
Dhaka: The mysterious murder of a liberal Islamic cleric and popular TV host in Bangladesh triggered an eight-hour nationwide strike today bringing the capital city to a standstill with most
Islamabad: In the backdrop of the anti-government protests led by Imran Khan and Tahir-ul-Qadri demanding resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) chief on
Kabul: Afghanistan may have to send only its defence minister to a crucial NATO summit that will decide on future support because of an impasse over the presidential election, officials said on
Islamabad: At least eight protesters were reported killed and 450 people injured in clashes with police in Pakistan as anti-government protests continue in the capital city of Islamabad.
At least 7 people got killed and 300 were injured during the scuffle between police and protesters. The dead also
Lahore: A petition was filed on Saturday in a Pakistani court seeking disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for lying in his speech to the Parliament.
Islamabad: Utter chaos prevailed in the VIP area of the Pakistan capital late on Saturday with the 17-day-old standoff between protesters and the government taking a new turn after
Lahore: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said the sit-in and protests hindered the progress of the country and he accepted the legitimate demands of the protesters, Geo News reported.
Islamabad: At least 32 militants were killed in the latest air strikes on their hideouts in the ongoing military operation in Pakistan's North Waziristan tribal region, military said today
Day in Pics: 1st September
Showbiz World - September 1, 2014
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