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Afghanistan says Kandahar attack planned in Pak, Islamabad refutes allegation

Afghanistan says Kandahar attack planned in Pak, Islamabad refutes allegation

Kandahar's police commander General Abdul Raziq was killed in an attack which, according to Ghani, was a conspiracy hatched in Pakistan.

Oct 24, 2018, 21:19 PM IST
Security scare in US: Suspicious object sent to Obama, Clintons; CNN office evacuated

Security scare in US: Suspicious object sent to Obama, Clintons; CNN office evacuated

The suspicious object was found on Wednesday morning

Oct 24, 2018, 19:03 PM IST
Pakistan to seek IMF bailout despite $6 billion Saudi rescue

Pakistan to seek IMF bailout despite $6 billion Saudi rescue

Prime Minister Imran Khan said this week Pakistan was seeking help from "friendly nations".

Oct 24, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Over 20 injured after escalator malfunctions, rapidly speeds down in Rome - Watch

Over 20 injured after escalator malfunctions, rapidly speeds down in Rome - Watch

In the video of the mishap, the escalator can be seen suddenly and dramatically picking up speed while dozens were on it. 

Oct 24, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
Putin and Trump set to meet in Paris on November 11

Putin and Trump set to meet in Paris on November 11

US President Donald Trump and Russia`s Vladimir Putin plan to meet in Paris next month, officials said on Tuesday, their first encounter since a summit in Helsinki that unleashed a storm of

Oct 24, 2018, 06:38 AM IST
Khashoggi killing is one of the worst cover-ups: Donald Trump

Khashoggi killing is one of the worst cover-ups: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has said Saudi authorities have staged the "worst ever cover up" in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Oct 24, 2018, 06:30 AM IST
Pakistan must make sincere efforts to curb terrorism: US

Pakistan must make sincere efforts to curb terrorism: US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo indicated that there has been no change in the Trump administration's policy with regard to suspension of security aid to Pakistan.  

Oct 24, 2018, 06:22 AM IST
Saudis to give Pakistan $3 billion in aid, defer oil payments to ease crisis

Saudis to give Pakistan $3 billion in aid, defer oil payments to ease crisis

Imran Khan had said before departing that his country is "desperate" to shore up its foreign currency reserves.

Oct 23, 2018, 22:19 PM IST
Star Wars? White House presses forward Donald Trump's planned US Space Command

Star Wars? White House presses forward Donald Trump's planned US Space Command

The Trump administration in August announced an ambitious plan to usher in a new "Space Force" as the sixth branch of the military by 2020.

Oct 23, 2018, 22:01 PM IST
China denies CPEC is reason for Pakistan economy's current crumbling state

China denies CPEC is reason for Pakistan economy's current crumbling state

China claims CPEC is for the economic good of its 'all-weather friend' Pakistan.

Oct 23, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
With eye on China, India and Japan likely to ink military logistics pact

With eye on China, India and Japan likely to ink military logistics pact

Under such a pact, Japanese ships would get access to fuel and servicing at major Indian naval bases including the Andaman and Nicobar islands, which lie near the Malacca Straits through which a

Oct 23, 2018, 17:22 PM IST
Pakistan plans aggressive campaign against India over Indus Waters Treaty: Report

Pakistan plans aggressive campaign against India over Indus Waters Treaty: Report

India and Pakistan signed the Indus Waters Treaty in 1960 after nine years of negotiations, with the World Bank being a signatory.

Oct 23, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
India's TCS among top 10 firms to get foreign labour certification for H-1B visas

India's TCS among top 10 firms to get foreign labour certification for H-1B visas

The H-1B visas are the most sought-after among Indian IT professionals.

Oct 23, 2018, 12:01 PM IST
Sikh man, running for  city council, racially targeted in Australia

Sikh man, running for city council, racially targeted in Australia

A Sikh man running for the city council in Australia has been racially targeted by a man in a truck shouting racial slurs at a life-sized cut-out made from one of his election placards, according to

Oct 23, 2018, 11:56 AM IST
'Not satisfied' with Saudi accounts on Khashoggi: US President Donald Trump

'Not satisfied' with Saudi accounts on Khashoggi: US President Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump said on Monday that he was still not satisfied with what he has heard from Saudi Arabia about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, but did not want to lose

Oct 23, 2018, 06:43 AM IST
Imran Khan should worry about bankrupt Pakistan, not Kashmir: India

Imran Khan should worry about bankrupt Pakistan, not Kashmir: India

Pakistan's economy is on the verge of collapsing but its nefarious actions all along LoC continues.

Oct 22, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
In need of money for economic recovery, Imran Khan to visit three 'friendly' countries

In need of money for economic recovery, Imran Khan to visit three 'friendly' countries

There is hope that if countries like Saudi Arabia and China help, financial assistance from IMF may not be required.

Oct 22, 2018, 17:04 PM IST
Erdogan, Trump agree on need to explain Khashoggi's death

Erdogan, Trump agree on need to explain Khashoggi's death

Turkey`s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump discussed on telephone on Sunday night the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and agreed that "all aspects of the

Oct 22, 2018, 09:02 AM IST
Hurricane Willa on Mexico's Pacific coast becomes Category 4

Hurricane Willa on Mexico's Pacific coast becomes Category 4

Hurricane Willa gained dangerous strength on Sunday night as it churned toward Mexico`s Pacific coast, home to some of the country`s major tourist draws, where it was forecast to unleash torrential

Oct 22, 2018, 08:59 AM IST
Germany's Angela Merkel suspends arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Germany's Angela Merkel suspends arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Chancellor Angela Merkel has announced the suspension of German arms sales to Saudi Arabia, saying they cannot be undertaken in the current circumstances, a reference to the death of Saudi

Oct 22, 2018, 08:57 AM IST

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