HOME
ASIA

Pakistan will be very important in future: Saudi Crown Prince (Lead)

Islamabad |Monday, 2019 9:15:05 AM IST

Visiting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman has expressed optimism about the economic future of Pakistan, saying his country had been waiting for a leadership like that of Prime Minister Imran Kha

Read more

Afghan forces kill 20 militants, overrun Taliban base

Kabul |Sunday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST

Afghan government forces have killed 20 militants and overrun a Taliban base in Sari Pul province, an official said on Sunday.

Read more

Counter-terrorism, energy security to top Indian agenda during Saudi Crown Prince visit

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 8:15:04 PM IST

Counter-terrorism, including Pakistans role in sponsoring terrorism against India, and energy security are likely to be on top of Indias agenda for discussion during Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Sa

Read more

Saudi Crown Prince arrives in Pakistan to warm welcome (Lead)

Islamabad |Sunday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman arrived in Pakistan on Sunday on his first-ever visit after becoming heir to the throne in April 2017.

Read more

8 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban clash

Kabul |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST

At least eight policemen were killed and three injured after the Taliban stormed a security checkpoint in Balkh province, an official said on Sunday.

Read more

Imran's 'peace' push turns into bloody push

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 1:45:04 PM IST

From telephoning Kashmiri separatists directly to raising the issue of alleged human rights violations with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's so-called peace

Read more

India's Eastern Frontier best in terms of relations, security: BSF

Agartala |Sunday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST

India's Eastern Frontier is the best International Border in terms of relations, security and other aspects with the neighbours, a top BSF official said here on Sunday.

Read more

Saudi Crown Prince to arrive in Pakistan

Islamabad |Sunday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman is set to arrive here on Sunday on his first-ever visit to Pakistan after his elevation to the position of Crown Prince in April 2017.

Read more

8 killed in Bangladesh slum fire

Dhaka |Sunday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

As many as eight people were killed and many others injured in a fire that engulfed a slum in Bangladesh's southeastern seaport city Chattogram, some 292 km away from here, on Sunday.

Read more

Karachi body flays Shabana, Javed for attacking Pakistan

Karachi |Sunday, 2019 6:15:04 PM IST

The Arts Council of Pakistan has criticized veteran Indian actress Shabana Azmi and her lyricist-writer husband Javed Akhtar for axing their visit to Karachi in the wake of the suicide bombing in Jamm

Read more

179 Nepalese trafficking victims sent home

|Sunday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

Nepalese human trafficking victims numbering 179, including 147 girls, rescued in the past two weeks, were shifted to their home country from here on Sunday, authorities said.

Read more

India blaming us without probe: Pakistan

Islamabad |Sunday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

Pakistan on Sunday told foreign envoys here that India was blaming it for a horrific suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir even without any investigation.

Read more