Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 | Last Update : 06:30 PM IST

Asia

UN ban on coal exports by Pyongyang taking toll on N Korea-China trade

For years, coal trade was a lucrative earner for Pyongyang; its main ally China imported tonnes of coal worth nearly $1.2 billion in 2016.

04 Dec 2017 4:12 PM

Maryam Nawaz, Hamza Shahbaz elected to PML-N

The party announced that Maryam Nawaz and Hamza Shahbaz have been elected as members of the Central Executive Committee and Central Working Committee.

04 Dec 2017 3:07 AM

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed to contest 2018 Pak elections

Saeed had been under house arrest since January, was released in November after a Pak judicial body ordered his release.

03 Dec 2017 7:21 AM

Pak court to declare verdict in Nawaz Sharif case

The bench set December 4 for pronouncement of the verdict and issued notices to the parties involved in the case to ensure their presence on the day.

03 Dec 2017 7:02 AM

In a defiant act, North Korea celebrates latest ballistic missile test

The US in response warned that Kim Jong-Un's regime would be ‘utterly destroyed’ in North Korea it provokes a military clash.

02 Dec 2017 2:17 PM

PTI questions delay in Nawaz wife’s oath

The seat had fallen vacant after a five-member bench of the Supreme Court disqualified the former Prime Minister.

02 Dec 2017 7:12 AM

Burqa-clad Taliban militants kill 12 in Pak college attack

Hours after the attack, the Pakistani Taliban sent video footage shot during the assault to journalists.

02 Dec 2017 7:07 AM

Pope Francis calls refugees ‘Rohingya’ in an emotional meet

Pope Francis is known for championing the rights of refugees and has repeatedly expressed his support for the Rohingya.

02 Dec 2017 7:01 AM

'Doklam is ours', China refuses to move troops during winter

The continued presence of Chinese troops near Doklam prompted India to maintain its troops there as well.

01 Dec 2017 10:50 AM

Pakistan Supreme Court rejects ISI report on sit-in

The judge asked who will be responsible for the loss of `146m estimated by the interior ministry.

01 Dec 2017 7:05 AM