Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 | Last Update : 05:38 PM IST

South Asia

Jadhav case: In response to India’s memorial, Pak prepares to file plea in ICJ

On Thursday, the Pakistan Army said it is close to a decision on the mercy petition of Jadhav.

07 Oct 2017 2:19 PM

Rohingya militants say ceasefire to end on Oct 9, open to peace if Myanmar govt responds

The armed group tipped northern Rakhine into crisis when it ambushed police posts on August 25.

07 Oct 2017 1:00 PM

Pakistan: Paramilitary unit withdraws protection to minister creates political confusion

Rangers had this week denied Iqbal entry to a court building where matters relating to an anti-graft case against Sharif were being heard

05 Oct 2017 6:39 PM

B'desh destroys boats, jail captains for smuggling Rohingyas, illegal drugs

More than half a million Rohingya have fled ethnic bloodshed in Rakhine since late August.

05 Oct 2017 4:03 PM

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour over Rohingya criticism

A cross-party motion was unanimously passed by the council on Tuesday, which said it was 'no longer appropriate' for her to hold the honour.

04 Oct 2017 4:55 PM

Disqualified Pak PM Nawaz Sharif re-elected as head of ruling PML-N party

National Assembly passed a controversial Election Bill 2017 that allows disqualified politicians to hold public office and political party.

03 Oct 2017 1:51 PM

Pakistan’s foreign minister calls Modi ‘terrorist’, RSS 'terrorist organisation'

Asif while speaking in a show on Geo News, made his statement in an attempt to rebut External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj UNGA speech.

03 Oct 2017 11:07 AM

Myanmar 'makes proposal' to take back Rohingya refugees fled to Bangladesh

The Rohingya, a Muslim minority, do not qualify for Myanmar citizenship even though many have lived there for generations.

02 Oct 2017 2:34 PM

Rex Tillerson says US in contact with North Korea to know willingness to talk

Tillerson's disclosure follows an escalating war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean strongman Kim Jong-Un.

30 Sep 2017 6:35 PM

India, China should start new chapter, make 1 plus 1 eleven: Chinese envoy

The two nations recently agreed to disengagement of troops in Doklam where their armies were locked in a stand- off for over two months.

30 Sep 2017 1:32 PM