Thousands of refugees in Iraq and Syria, fleeing attacks by Islamic State, will be given emergency winter kits to help them cope with the approach of cold, rainy weather, an international aid agency said on Thursday.
A leading Hindu organisation in Pakistan on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding the government and all political parties to bring a constitutional amendment allowing non-Muslims to cast dual vote to elect their representative of national and provincial assemblies.
Pakistan opposition leader Imran Khan today alleged that Minister Nawaz Sharif owned a property in a posh area of London and invested millions of dollars in Europe and demanded an explanation from him.
Making a veiled reference to its nuclear capability, Pakistan on Friday sought immediate defusing of tension at the LoC saying "both countries are aware of each other's capabilities" and war was not an option.
After nine days of heavy mortar shelling and gunfire by Pakistan, firing along International Border(IB) in Jammu frontier subsided on Friday even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi said it has been taught a "befitting lesson" with the Army "shutting their mouth".