Nepal earthquake: Around 39,000 people treated

Doctors working in the quake-ravaged areas of Nepal have afforded medical assistance to at least 38,865 people, the Nepali ministry of health and population said on Tuesday.

Wanted mafia don Dawood Ibrahim lives in Pakistan: Govt
Wanted mafia don Dawood Ibrahim lives in Pakistan: Govt

After claiming in Parliament that they were not aware of the location of Dawood Ibrahim, the government did a U-turn on Tuesday and said that the underworld don was very much in Pakistan.

Pakistan, England players missing out on IPL: Wasim Akram
Pakistan, England players missing out on IPL: Wasim Akram

Asserting that the IPL is a great platform to sharpen skills, legendary pacer Wasim Akram on Tuesday said Pakistan and England were losing out big time with their players not featuring in the cash-rich Twenty20 cricket tournament.

Shiv Sena dares NDA govt to kill Dawood Ibrahim in Osama's execution style

NDA government's oldest ally Shiv Sena on Tuesday dared Centre to kill wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim in the same way as the US killed former al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan.

No records of Nizam's treasure transferred to Pak: Govt

Government has claimed that it has no records of the six-decades-old Hyderabad Funds case in which over one million pounds of the Nizam's wealth lying in a bank in England was transferred to the then High Commissioner of Pakistan in London in 1948.

India risks importing polio from Pakistan, Afghanistan: Govt

India runs a high risk of importing polio from its key neighbours Afghanistan and Pakistan which have a high polio burden, the government Tuesday said.

Nepal takes charge of post-quake operations as toll mounts to 7, 557

Thousands of military and police personnel were on Tuesday deployed as Nepal took over from foreign rescue teams to mount massive operations to rehabilitate displaced victims of the devastating temblor that has killed at least 7,557 people, including 41 Indians.

Asif Ali Zardari skips court appearance due to food poisoning

Pakistan's former president Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday failed to appear before an anti-corruption court due to food poisoning, his lawyer said.

If one terrorist will not give a certificate to another, then who will, asks SP

The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday said it was not at all surprised over Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed's defence of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) leader Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi and questioned the NDA Government's silence on the matter.

India is consistent in its policy towards terrorism: Jitendra Singh

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Tuesday downplayed Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed's defence of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) leader and 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, saying it has no affect on New Delhi's policy as far as dealing with terrorism is concerned.

Dawood Ibrahim goes off Indian intel radar, govt clueless about his location
Dawood Ibrahim goes off Indian intel radar, govt clueless about his location

The central government is unaware of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's whereabouts, the Home Ministry has stated.

Lakhvi `faces assassination threat`, seeks exemption from appearing in Pakistan court

Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi has requested a Pakistan court to exempt him from personal appearance citing security reasons, media reported on Tuesday.

Afghan talks agree on reopening Taliban political office

Representatives at preliminary talks aiming to end Afghanistan`s long war have agreed that Taliban insurgents should open a political office for negotiations, but disagreement over foreign troops is still hampering prospects for a ceasefire.

Pakistan minister disqualified over rigging in landmark 2013 polls

A Pakistani election tribunal disqualified a senior minister and ally of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday for vote rigging in the 2013 election, a decision the opposition is likely to trumpet as vindication of its complaints.

Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi is 'innocent', says Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed

Claiming that Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi is innocent, chief of banned Jamaat-ud-Dawa Hafiz Saeed on Monday said India is trying to put pressure on Pakistan through the UN and the US to punish him for the 2008 Mumbai attack.

President of Maldives to visit Pakistan this week

Maldives president Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will embark on his first state visit to Pakistan this week during which the two countries will sign a number of agreements to combat drug trafficking and promote cooperation in education and health sectors.

Speeding water tanker kills two children in Karachi

Two children were killed and two others were injured on Monday when a speeding water tanker ran over them in Pakistan`s Karachi city.

Modi Government’s One Year: Waiting for ‘Acche Din’

Inhe 60 saal diye hai, mujhe 60 mahine do (You have given them (Congress) 60 years, give me 60 months)! Narendra Modi had petitioned voters to test him during his shrill national election campaign, and see the difference he would make to their lives and that of the country.

Taliban, Afghan negotiators unable to agree ceasefire

) - Taliban representatives met with Afghan political figures for a second day in Qatar on Sunday, and one participant said the two sides discussed a possible ceasefire but ultimately disagreed over the continued presence of US troops in the country.

'US intel agencies misjudged Arab Spring, impact on al Qaeda'

US intelligence agencies badly misjudged al-Qaeda's ability to take advantage of political turmoil in the Middle East and regain strength across the region after Osama bin Laden was killed in Pakistan, according to a new book by a former top CIA official.