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South Asia

As part of ambitious CPEC project, Gwadar port aims to become new Dubai

The aim is for Gwadar to become a regional commercial, industrial and shipping hub, as part of the ambitious CPEC project.

24 Apr 2018 2:36 PM

Nepal’s international airport shut down after plane skids off runway

All flights have been cancelled since the accident with thousands of passengers waiting outside the terminal.

20 Apr 2018 11:42 AM

Pakistan rejects as ‘false, baseless’ Modi’s remarks on ‘surgical strikes’

In response to Modi’s comments on Pakistan exporting terrorism, Faisal claimed that it was the other way around.

19 Apr 2018 5:24 PM

Acid attack on 3 girls in Pakistan for rejecting marriage proposal

The girls suffered burns on their face and arms and were admitted to a hospital, according to police.

19 Apr 2018 5:01 PM

Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified from holding public office for life

Sharif, 67, resigned in July 2017 after Pakistan SC barred him from holding office over an undeclared source of income.

13 Apr 2018 1:26 PM

Pregnant Pak singer shot dead for refusing to stand up during performance

The accused has been arrested, and an investigation has been launched in this regard.

12 Apr 2018 10:21 AM

4 children among 6 killed in Afghanistan blast; 9 minors injured

The explosion happened near a mosque in Shindand district.

09 Apr 2018 8:43 PM

China bolstering army, border control with new equipment

Previous reports said guard rails have been set up along the border to prevent terrorists sneaking into China.

09 Apr 2018 8:23 PM

Pakistan could germinate new forms of terror: Editorial

An overtly sympathetic approach to extremism could germinate new forms of terror on its soil.

09 Apr 2018 6:01 PM

Student protests turn Dhaka University into battleground, 100 injured

As violence spread across the campus, thousands of male and female students launched into pitched battles with police.

09 Apr 2018 4:56 PM