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Asia

Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns as Sri Lanka's Prime Minister

Mahinda Rajapaksa signed what was called a 'resignation' letter at his residence in capital Colombo.

15 Dec 2018 11:56 AM

Saudi Arabia sends $1 billion more to Pakistan

The country’s foreign exchange reserves now stand at $9.24 billion, with the third installment from Riyadh expected in January.

15 Dec 2018 7:04 AM

Sri Lanka PM Mahinda Rajapaksa to step down tomorrow

The stepping down of Rajapaksa signals an end to a turbulent seven-week long struggle for power in the island nation.

14 Dec 2018 7:48 PM

Pak rejects US charge over religious freedom

Foreign Office said Pak does not need counsel on protection of rights of minorities.

13 Dec 2018 5:30 AM

Pakistan at risk of water scarcity

Water is becoming an increasingly scarce resource in Pak: UNDP

09 Dec 2018 3:56 AM

Pak: Donald Trump letter vindicates Islamabad stance

Welcoming the US decision, Dr Faisal reiterated Pakistan' commitment to play a facilitative role in bringing peace in the neighboring country.

07 Dec 2018 5:54 AM

Six missing after two US military planes crash off Japan

One serviceman has already been rescued and is thought to be in a stable condition.

06 Dec 2018 3:59 PM

Imran Khan’s sister assets’ info in Pak court

Properties and tax details of Imran Khan’s sister Aleema Khan were given to court.

02 Dec 2018 6:45 AM

North Korean soldier defects to South across border

The rare defection came as the two Koreas push ahead with a process of reconciliation in an effort to ease tensions.

01 Dec 2018 7:16 PM

Imran Khan: Ready to talk to Modi, can’t live in past

Khan said that people in Pakistan want peace with India and he will be happy to meet Modi and talk to him on any issue.

30 Nov 2018 12:36 AM