Transgender shot dead in Pakistan

Islamabad |Monday, 2018 2:45:04 PM IST

A transgender was shot dead after being beaten up by a group of armed men in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the media reported on Monday.

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Absence of Players' Association in India, Pakistan worries ICC

Kolkata |Sunday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST

The fact that India and Pakistan do not have a Players' Association is a cause of worry for the International Cricket Council (ICC) and was discussed during the first day of the five-day meeting that

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Pakistan: General election likely to be held in July

Islamabad | Sunday, Apr 22 2018 IST

For the upcoming 2018 general elections, 26th, 28th and 29th July are the three most likely options for the polls day, according to a report of The News International. Under the law, the election date

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India always ready to give a befitting reply to Pakistani incursion: Rajnath

Patna | Sunday, Apr 22 2018 IST

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday asserted that the country was always ready to give a befitting reply to Pakistani incursions at the Line of Control accusing Pakistan of trying to break u

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Two killed in sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan

By Gul Yousafzai QUETTA | Sunday, Apr 22 2018 IST

Two people from the ethnic Hazara community were shot dead in a sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, where targeted killings of minorities have continued despite improvements in overal

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Nepal in talks with India, Pakistan to revitalise Saarc

Kathmandu |Sunday, 2018 10:15:04 PM IST

Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli on Sunday said Nepal has been holding negotiations with India and Pakistan to revitalise the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc).

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Indian, Pakistani troops trade heavy fire on LoC

Jammu |Sunday, 2018 3:45:04 PM IST

Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.

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Pakistan court directs Interior Ministry to decide Indian Sikh woman's fate

Islamabad |Saturday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST

The Lahore High Court directed Pakistan's Interior Ministry on Saturday to decide within 30 days the fate of Indian Sikh woman pilgrim who converted to Islam, married a Lahore-based man and moved the

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Pakistani traders end protest after Army agrees to demands

Islamabad |Saturday, 2018 8:45:04 PM IST

Traders from Pakistan's North Waziristan have called off a week-long protest in Islamabad after the Army agreed to compensate them for losses to their businesses owing to an anti-terror operation in t

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Soldier injured in Pakistan firing on LoC, succumbs

Jammu |Saturday, 2018 11:15:04 AM IST

A soldier injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the Line of Control (LoC) on Tuesday in Rajouri district, has succumbed to his injuries, the Defence Ministry said on Saturday.

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Pakistan rights worker 'intimidated' in alleged house raid

Islamabad | Saturday, Apr 21 2018 IST

Activists have raised concern over the security of rights workers in Pakistan following a "burglary-style raid" on the house of the editor of an annual report on the country's state of human rights, a

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Indian, Pakistan army exchange fire across LoC

Jammu |Saturday, 2018 7:15:04 PM IST

The Indian and Pakistan armies traded heavy fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Saturday, defence officials said.

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