Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 | Last Update : 09:54 PM IST

South Asia

Sri Lanka wants Chinese help to recover evidence of 'assassination plot'

A man named as M. Thomas from Kerala was arrested in Sri Lanka on September 22 on suspicion of involvement in the plot.

24 Oct 2018 11:11 AM

Saudi Arabia offers USD 6 billion to Pakistan amid economic crisis

The USD 6 billion total exceeds forecasts by analysts and will likely reduce the size of any bailout Pakistan receives from the IMF.

24 Oct 2018 8:16 AM

Pak to launch aggressive campaign against India over Indus Water Treaty: report

Pak alleged that Indian side did not honour its revised schedule as well, saying Panchayat polls were being held in the state after 20 yrs.

23 Oct 2018 12:54 PM

Pakistan PM 'desperate' for loans, heads for Saudi meet boycotted by others

It is Khan's second visit to Saudi Arabia, but he has not succeeded in securing loans to stave off a looming balance of payment crisis.

22 Oct 2018 8:55 PM

Imran Khan calls for dialogue with India to resolve Kashmir dispute

Khan remarks came day after six civilians were killed after an explosive went off at an encounter site in Kulgam district of South Kashmir.

22 Oct 2018 4:55 PM

Afghanistan: Voting for parliamentary polls begin amid high security

Tens of thousands of Afghan forces fanned out across the country as voting began after a campaign marred by relentless violence.

20 Oct 2018 12:30 PM

Woman told to either stop wearing hijab at workplace or resign in Pak

The incident caused an uproar on social media, leading to the resignation of Chief Executive Officer Jawwad Kadir of Creative Chaos company.

20 Oct 2018 11:40 AM

India's decision to buy S-400 missile system will further destabilise region: Pak

India and Russia concluded the USD 5 billion S-400 air defence system deal early this month.

19 Oct 2018 6:19 PM

Pak may not seek IMF bailout, seeking help from ‘friendly countries’: Khan

Though he did not name any countries, Pak media has reported that govt was consulting allies like China and Saudi Arabia for financial help.

19 Oct 2018 2:54 PM

Transactions worth Rs 460 Cr made from dead man's account in Pak

Iqbal Aaraiyn, a resident of Karachi who died on May 9, 2014, had three bank accounts mysteriously opened under his name after his death.

16 Oct 2018 2:27 PM