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South Asia

Pak set to launch space programme to keep an eye on Indian side: report

Several projects will be initiated to develop self-reliance capacity and reduce dependence on foreign satellites.

29 Apr 2018 5:15 PM

Afghan children set off unexploded mortar round, 3 dead

Afghanistan is littered with land mines and unexploded munitions left over from decades of war, which kill and wound hundreds of people.

29 Apr 2018 4:31 PM

Blast at hydroelectricity project in Nepal weeks ahead of Modi’s inauguration

No one was injured in the blast and an investigation has been launched. However, no one has claimed responsibility of the blast.

29 Apr 2018 4:02 PM

Pak doctor who helped US track, kill Laden shifted to unknown location

Afridi was sentenced to 33 years in prison by a court for being involved in anti-state activities.

28 Apr 2018 6:54 PM

Pak HC disqualifies Khawaja Asif from parl over UAE work permit

Mohammad Usman Dar, an activist of Imran Khan's PTI had last year, filed a petition seeking the disqualification.

26 Apr 2018 4:02 PM

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