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South Asia

Pakistan's anti-graft court defers indictment of Sharif in Panama Papers case

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had registered three cases of corruption and money laundering against Sharif, his family members.

13 Oct 2017 11:02 AM

Pakistan minister says US should not look at CPEC from India's perspective

India has been severely critical of the CPEC, saying the project violates its sovereignty as it runs through PoK.

12 Oct 2017 3:22 PM

Panamagate: Pak ex-PM Sharif's sons given 30 days to appear before anti-graft court

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's sons Hussain and Hassan have decided not to join the proceedings of the corruption cases against them.

12 Oct 2017 1:13 PM

Hafiz Saeed will be released if evidence not submitted: Pak court

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday heard a plea against Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed’s detention.

11 Oct 2017 3:21 PM

Sri Lankan ex-president's son arrested for leading violent anti-India demonstrations

Rajapakse accused the government of trying to sell the airport named after his father to an Indian company at a rock bottom price.

11 Oct 2017 11:20 AM

Afghan-Pakistan border villages brace for Berlin Wall-style divide

Pakistani officials in Baluchistan are now working on shifting Pakistani citizens in the divided villages to their side of the fence.

10 Oct 2017 5:34 PM

Pakistan ready for joint operation to destroy Haqqani Network safe havens

'We have offered American authorities to visit Pakistan with evidence of Haqqani networks safe havens in the country', Asif said.

10 Oct 2017 2:08 PM

Rohingya boat capsize toll rises to 23 as more bodies found

So far 15 have been rescued by Bangladesh coast guards and border guards, though authorities say some may have swum to Myanmar.

10 Oct 2017 12:25 PM

With no report of attacks, Rohingya insurgent ceasefire ends in Myanmar

The government offensive in the north of Rakhine State has sent some 520,000 Rohingya civilians fleeing to Bangladesh.

10 Oct 2017 10:45 AM

US desire to inject India in Afghanistan would be detrimental, says Pak PM

Abbasi said Pakistan wants peace in Afghanistan via a solution that 'is owned and led by the Afghans'.

09 Oct 2017 7:38 PM