Pakistani man 'stoned to death'

Islamabad |Thursday, 2017 3:45:05 PM IST

A 43-year-old man was allegedly stoned to death for honour in Pakistan's Ghourgushti, a media report said on Thursday.

Read more

Pakistan condemns commendation to Indian Army officer Gogoi

Islamabad |Thursday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

Pakistan on Thursday condemned the Indian Army chief's Commendation Card to an officer involved in tying up a Kashmiri man to a jeep as human shield.

Read more

Indian woman 'forced' to marry Pakistani returns home (Lead)

Amritsar/Lahore |Thursday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

An Indian woman who alleged she was forced and duped into marrying a Pakistani man was repatriated to her country through the Wagah border on Thursday, a day after the Islamabad High Court permitted h

Read more

Congress questions release of Army video on LoC action

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 10:15:05 PM IST

The Congress on Thursday questioned the release of a video of the Indian Army action against Pakistan military posts across the Line of Control, saying that the party "does not want the truth to be lo

Read more

Amid Jadhav tension, Sushma thanks Pakistan for Uzma's return

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST

India-Pakistan diplomatic relations may be at a low over alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and cross-border firings, but External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday was at her diplomatic best when

Read more

Pakistan is a 'well of death', says Indian woman after return

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 6:15:05 PM IST

"Pakistan is like a well of death", said Uzma Ahmed, the Indian woman repatriated to the country from Pakistan where she was allegedly forced and duped into marrying against her choice.

Read more

Sri Lanka tweaks trade deals negotiations policy

Colombo |Thursday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

Sri Lanka on Thursday announced a new policy, which is more outward-oriented, coherent and with a clearer vision, to better meet requirements in negotiations of international trade agreements.

Read more

India seeks access to Mumbai man arrested in Pakistan

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 5:15:05 PM IST

India on Thursday sought from Pakistan consular access to Sheikh Nabi, a Mumbai resident arrested in Islamabad for not possessing travel documents, the Ministry of External Affairs announced on Thursd

Read more

Four militants of banned group arrested in Bangladesh

Dhaka |Thursday, 2017 4:45:05 PM IST

At least four militants belonging to the banned Neo-JMB outfit were arrested by Bangladesh's anti-crime elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) on Thursday.

Read more

Three martyred soldiers of Nepalese origin cremated in Himachal

Shimla |Wednesday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

Three Indian Army soldiers of Nepalese origin, who were killed in a gunbattle with militants in Jammu and Kashmir, were cremated in an army cantonment in Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday, officials said.

Read more

Prachanda resigns as Nepal PM, paves way for Deuba to succeed (Lead)

Kathmandu |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' on Wednesday announced his resignation during a televised address.

Read more

Mastermind of high-profile terror attacks held in Balochistan

Quetta |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

A suspected mastermind behind several high-profile terror attacks and "trained by Afghan and Indian intelligence agencies", has been arrested in Balochistan, an official has said.

Read more