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South Asia

'Emotionally disturbed' pilot caused Nepal plane crash: Investigation

The March 12 flight from Dhaka crash-landed at Kathmandu airport and skidded into a field where it burst into flames.

27 Aug 2018 3:20 PM

In Pakistan President election, it's PM's pick vs Opposition's chosen 2

PPP's Aitzaz Ahsan and JUI-F's Maulana Fazlur Rehman emerged as the two candidates who will challenge PTI's Dr Arif Alvi.

27 Aug 2018 2:52 PM

Pak bans 1st class air travel by leaders, officials, work hours revised

The decisions were made at a Cabinet meeting, chaired by PM Imran Khan on Friday, according to Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry.

25 Aug 2018 1:54 PM

India on top of Imran Khan's foreign policy pile despite tensions with US

Khan has repeatedly blamed Pakistan's participation in the US-led anti-terror campaign for surge in terrorism on home soil over last decade.

23 Aug 2018 3:03 PM

Sri Lanka to end execution moratorium soon: President

The five are among 18 people, including a woman, on death row for drug offences whose execution will go ahead, according to Sirisena.

23 Aug 2018 11:26 AM

Man arrested over Facebook post depicting Nepal PM as 'monkey'

The offending image appeared on a Facebook group earlier this month and has been shared more than 2,500 times.

23 Aug 2018 10:54 AM

PPP, PML-N likely to field joint presidential candidate

In this regard, an all-party conference chaired by PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif is scheduled to take place in Murree on August 25.

22 Aug 2018 3:55 PM

Indonesian woman, who complained about Mosque being too loud, jailed

Indonesia has the world's largest population of Muslims and sizable Buddhist, Christian and other religious minorities.

22 Aug 2018 3:35 PM

Taliban released 160 civilians, at least 20 others still captive, said official

Nearly 200 passengers were taken as hostages by Taliban insurgents near the northern province of Kunduz on Monday.

21 Aug 2018 5:43 PM

Pakistan's federal cabinet to put Nawaz Sharif, daughter on Exit Control List

The cabinet asked for red warrants to be issued against Sharif's sons, Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz and former finance minister Ishaq Dar.

21 Aug 2018 4:39 PM