Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 | Last Update : 11:53 PM IST

Asia

China bans 'Saddam', 'Jihad' as baby names in Muslim-majority province

The majority ethnic group in China that also controls the government, are common in Xinjiang.

25 Apr 2017 9:18 PM

Pakistan: 4 'hard core' militants convicted by military courts hanged

Military courts were restored last month for another two years after their initial two-year term expired in January.

25 Apr 2017 1:40 PM

5 Indians jailed in Singapore for fraudulent GST refund claims

The men loitered in and around jewellery shops to obtain invoices and jewellery tags from customers not entitled to GST refunds.

25 Apr 2017 9:09 AM

Army will play its role in Panama case, says Qamar Javed Bajwa

The forum discussed the Panama Case decision by the Supreme Court with special reference to the Joint Investigation Team.

25 Apr 2017 2:30 AM

Pentagon chief Mattis in Afghanistan to discuss war needs

He is the first member of President Donald Trump's cabinet to visit Afghanistan.

24 Apr 2017 2:52 PM

India should focus on economic development than aircraft carriers: Chinese media

'New Delhi is perhaps too impatient to develop an aircraft carrier', an article in the state-run Global Times said.

24 Apr 2017 2:05 PM

Afghan's defence minister, army chief steps down after deadly Taliban attack

Twelve army officers, including two generals, were sacked for negligence over that attack.

24 Apr 2017 1:16 PM

Phillipines’ president Duterte says he can ‘eat’ terrorists caught alive by his troops

He ordered troops to kill fleeing Muslim militants behind a foiled attack in the central resort province of Bohol.

24 Apr 2017 8:01 AM

Madhesis strike deal with govt, will go for polls

Madhesi parties have called off their stir following the agreement.

24 Apr 2017 5:16 AM

Imran says Sharif, Zardari are corrupt, looting Pak for 30 yrs

Khan said both the leaders were equally responsible for the destruction of the country.

24 Apr 2017 5:10 AM