Colombia's Santos faced ''difficult moment'' in peace deal: NYT

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said a partial agreement with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia almost didn`t happen when the FARC rebel group`s leader balked at the last minute to a six-month deadline to end talks, according to the New York Times.

China could use stolen data to identify our spies, fears US

China could use the records of millions of merican federal workers and contractors that were stolen by a hacker to identify American intelligence officers posted in China, fear officials close to the corridors of power in Washington D.C.The New York Times has, in a report, quoted the officials, as saying that the potential exposure of intelligence officers could prevent a large cadre of American spies from ever being posted abroad again.

NYT removes Digvijay Singh's photo in #SelfieWithDaughter article

The New York Times has removed a picture of Congress leader Digvijay Singh with journalist Amrita Rai, which it mistakenly posted in a story on the #SelfieWithDaughter campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after his latest "Mann ki Baat".

Pakistan's growing nuclear arsenal, South Asia's biggest concern: NYT

 Noting that "Pakistan, with the world`s fastest-growing nuclear arsenal, is unquestionably the biggest concern," in South Asia, a leading US daily wants major powers to turn their attention towards it after finalising the Iran deal.

US reconsidering arming Ukraine`s forces: Report

NATO`s military commander and Obama administration officials appear to be moving toward supporting sending defensive weapons to Kiev`s forces fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, The New York Times reported Sunday.

Beijing security head detained in China graft probe: NYT

China has detained the head of Beijing`s state security bureau as part of a wider investigation into powerful ex-domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, the New York Times said on Saturday.

Powell-Modi meeting a pragmatic necessary step: NYT

As US officials downplayed US ambassador Nancy Powell`s meeting with Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as part of a broader political outreach, an influential daily welcomed it as a "pragmatic step".

Afghanistan-Pakistan drone attacks complicating relations with US: NYT

Recent drone attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan have again complicated relations with the US, with the strikes by the CIA-operated spy planes highlighting political complications from America`s persistent reliance on the lethal remote-controlled weapons, a media report said.

US-Afghan talks deadlocked on troop presence post-2014: NYT

Talks between the US and Afghanistan over the future of American military presence in the war-torn country are deadlocked with both sides refusing to budge on Washington`s insistence that its troops retain the right to enter Afghan homes, a media report said here on Monday.

Narendra Modi cannot hope to lead India by inspiring fear: NYT

A leading US daily is of the view that Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi cannot hope to lead India effectively if he "inspires fear and antipathy among" many, particularly Muslims.

Sri Lankans told not to vote for Tamil group: NYT

Men wearing army uniforms and carrying guns are visiting houses in Sri Lanka`s Tamil-majority Northern Province to tell people not to vote for a Tamil alliance, the New York Times reported.

MQM sends USD 10 million defamation notice to NYT

Peeved at a recent newspaper article, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement party in Pakistan on Monday issued a USD 10 million defamation notice to The New York Times for allegedly causing "disrepute" to its London-based chief Altaf Hussain.

After NYT, Google and Outlook, Amazon hit by 30-minute `unexplained` outage

US shopping site Amazon.com reportedly fell prey to the trending incidence of websites going offline for hours.

New York Times offers newsroom buyouts, layoffs expected

According to the Huffington Post, he wrote that ‘the advertising climate remains volatile and we don''t see this changing in the near future.’

Mark Thompson set to take over at NYT despite BBC scandal

The New York Times has said former BBC director general Mark Thompson will take over as chief executive as planned on Monday.

NY Times to sell regional newspapers for $ 143 mn

Regional newspapers have struggled recently because of weak local retail and national advertising.

‘Pak Army`s India obsession self-destructive`

A leading US daily has said that the Pakistani Army`s use of militants to
counter Indian influence in Kashmir is "self-destructive."

India remains Pakistan`s top concern: NYT

Pakistan intelligence agency and
army continue to consider India as "archenemy" and could be
planning to use the Afghan Taliban against Indian interests in
Afghanistan in the future, a leading newspaper said on Thursday.

Pak wants key role in resolving Afghan crisis: NYT

Pakistan is asking the US to give
it a central role in resolving the Afghan war by offering to
mediate with Taliban factions, but wants to clip the growing
Indian presence in the war-torn country.

Karzai’s brother on CIA payroll: NYT

Ahmed Wali Karzai, the brother of the embattled Afghan president and a suspected drug trafficker, has been on the CIA payroll for most of the past eight years, The New York Times reported.