Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 | Last Update : 08:36 PM IST

Asia

Hafiz Saeed close to freedom as Pak drops all terror charges

In March, India had asked Pakistan to re-investigate the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks and also put Saeed on trial.

16 Oct 2017 1:29 AM

B'desh's first Hindu Chief Justice to face graft investigation

The Supreme Court issued a statement as Sinha overnight left for Australia.

15 Oct 2017 7:27 PM

Philippine Army: Battle for Marawi city to end soon, over 800 militants killed

Large parts of Marawi have been left resembling devastated cities in war-torn Syria and Iraq.

15 Oct 2017 6:15 PM

Taliban rejects Canadian man's allegation of rape, murder, calls it fabricated

Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid rejected the accusation as propaganda by the Western governments that helped rescue the family.

15 Oct 2017 3:54 PM

Landmine blasts in Pakistan: 3 troops killed

The three simultaneous blasts hit the Kharlachi check- post in Kurram agency near Pak-Afghan border.

15 Oct 2017 12:22 PM

Pak withdraws request for extending detention of Hafiz Saeed under anti-terror law

On Jan 31, Saeed and his 4 aides were detained by Punjab govt for 90 days under preventative detention under the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997.

15 Oct 2017 10:18 AM

Suu Kyi sets out aid plan to end Rohingya crisis

Representatives of Suu Kyi in Myanmar could not be reached to confirm the adviser’s comments.

15 Oct 2017 5:07 AM

Ahmadis can’t preach Islam: Pakistani minister

Rana Sanaullah also demanded of the Ulema (clerics) to keep an eye on those using religion for their political motives.

15 Oct 2017 4:39 AM

First Hindu Cheif Justice of Bangladesh accused of corruption, departs country

Sinha, who insisted he would return to Bangladesh once his leave ends on November 10, rejected claims by the country's justice minister

14 Oct 2017 6:47 PM

Atrocities against Rohingyas under probe: Myanmar army

Myanmar's military has said it is investigating its operations in violence-wrecked Rakhine state.

14 Oct 2017 3:49 PM