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South Asia

Returning Officer rejects Pervez Musharraf's nomination papers for elections

Returning Officer Muhammad Khan rejected Musharraf's nomination papers citing court's order, officials said.

20 Jun 2018 11:27 AM

Pakistan student stabbed 23 times fights to see her attacker jailed

Khadija Siddiqui named her attacker as Shah Hussain, a classmate whom she had rejected romantically.

14 Jun 2018 3:30 PM

If US-N Korea can, why can’t India-Pak resume peace talks: Nawaz Sharif’s brother

Shehbaz, who is PM candidate from his party, also asked India to leave behind the past tensions between the arch-rivals and start afresh.

13 Jun 2018 1:34 PM

Nawaz Sharif accuses Pakistan SC chief justice of oppression, injustice

The Supreme Court had disqualified Sharif, 68, last year, forcing the three-time prime minister to resign.

12 Jun 2018 1:58 PM

Pakistani journalist critical of army released after abduction

Gul Bukhari, who is a dual Pakistani-British national, has been an unusually vocal critic of Pakistan's powerful military on social media.

06 Jun 2018 8:27 AM

Go to hell: Philippines President tells UN human rights expert

Citing dismissal of Chief Justice of Supreme Court, the UN human rights expert said Philippines' judicial independence was under threat.

03 Jun 2018 5:40 PM

Hafiz Saaed to fight Pakistan polls from another party as his group awaits nod

JuD has decided to contest on the platform of the 'dormant' political entity Allaha-u-Akbar Tehreek (AAT), which was registered in the ECP.

03 Jun 2018 9:45 AM

Ministers who can't operate laptops within 6 months will be sacked: Nepal PM

Oli, who took charge as Nepal’s PM in February for the second time, said the PM's Office will be made paperless within six months.

31 May 2018 12:41 PM

PM Modi, Prez Widodo visit grand Istiqlal Mosque

Istiqlal Mosque is the largest mosque in Southeast Asia and the third largest Sunni mosque in term of capacity.

31 May 2018 6:30 AM

Two nations to organise interfaith dialogue

Indonesia and India have pursued the ideals of pluralism, tolerance, rule of law and values of peaceful co-existence, the statement said.

31 May 2018 6:30 AM