Iran replaces hardline top security council secretary

President Hassan Rowhani appointed decorated admiral and ex-defence minister Ali Shamkhani to replace hardline Saeed Jalili as secretary of the key Supreme National Security Council, media reported.

Sep 11, 2013, 00:47 AM IST

Hardline Hurriyat Conference condemns Alam`s arrest

The hardline faction of
Hurriyat Conference on Tuesday condemned the arrest of its leader
Masarat Alam, saying such measures "will not weaken our
resolve" though it has created a vaccum.

Oct 19, 2010, 22:05 PM IST

Hardline Pakistani schools a draw for foreigners

Anas bin Saleem, a 12-year-old American, spends seven hours a day sitting cross-legged on the floor memorizing the Quran.

Dec 15, 2009, 00:26 AM IST