Afghanistan’s new President invited the Taliban to join in a peace process backed by the international community on Friday, an unusual direct reference to the insurgents who have stepped up attacks in
China has approved construction of a new, strategically important railway line in Tibet which would come close to the Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh, state media reported on Friday.
Over-whelmed by people trying to cash-in on a prized medicinal fungus known as Himalayan Viagra, two isolated Tibetan communities have implemented a successful system for the sustainable harvest of a
They came, they saw and they left, purportedly, without paying the bill.
A place of fear, legend, inspiration and exploration, Paris’ skull and bone-lined Catacombs still draw thousands of visitors each year, many of whom queue for hours to explore the ghoulish burial site
Burkina Faso’s Army Chief General Navere Honore Traore said he was taking power on Friday as head of state after President Blaise Compaore announced his resignation.
All Muslim women employees in supermarkets, food outlets and other business centres in a Malaysian state have been ordered to wear headscarves or face a fine, triggering yet another controversy in thi
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) crew allegedly facilitated 34 Indian passengers to spend a night in Lahore despite not having visas, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) said in a report on Friday
Afghanistan’s cosmopolitan new First Lady has backed France’s controversial ban on the naqab, comparing the full veil to “blinders” as she prepares to campaign for more respect for women in her conser