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Fire breaks out at Subisu office in Baluwatar in Nepal

Further details of the incident are awaited.

07 Aug 2019 3:37 PM

Pakistan police removes pro-India banners, one arrested

The banners, which appeared on roads in front of Press Club, Sector F-6 and Abpara Chowk on Tuesday, went unnoticed for a long time.

07 Aug 2019 2:28 PM

18 killed, at least 100 wounded in Kabul attack, Taliban takes responsibility

A health ministry spokesman said wounded people had been taken to hospitals. Most were civilians, including women and children, he said.

07 Aug 2019 2:02 PM

Hafiz Saeed held guilty by Gujranwala court: Pak media

The case has now been shifted to Gujrat (in Pakistan), according to local media reports.

07 Aug 2019 2:01 PM

World leaders pay tribute to former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj helped implement the foreign policy of the Modi govt which witnessed an expansion in engagement with the Indian diaspora.

07 Aug 2019 12:02 PM


Pak PM to chair NSC meet, says abrogation of Article 370 shows BJP's racist ideology

Rattled by India's decisions, Pakistan said it will exercise 'all possible options' to counter the steps.

07 Aug 2019 7:58 AM

Another Pulwama type incident will happen: Imran Khan on abrogation of Article 370

He claimed that they had nothing to do with the Pulwama incident, and if such an attack happens again, Pakistan would again be blamed.

06 Aug 2019 9:04 PM

Pakistan summons Indian envoy over scrapping of Article 370

Pak summoned Indian High Commissioner to the Foreign Office and conveyed a 'strong demarche on the announcements made and actions taken'.

06 Aug 2019 3:37 PM

'Creation of Ladakh' India's internal matter: Lankan PM

‘Buddhists are 70 per cent of Ladakh's population and it will be the first Indian state with Buddhist majority,’ he also said.

06 Aug 2019 2:56 PM

Pakistan holds joint session of Parliament to discuss Kashmir issue

The joint sitting is also expected to pass a resolution to condemn the Indian government's action on Jammu and Kashmir at the conclusion.

06 Aug 2019 2:41 PM


North Korea threatens to take 'new road', launches more missiles

North Korea has repeatedly complained that the United States and South Korea's joint military drills violate a pledge made by Trump to Kim.

06 Aug 2019 1:37 PM

US 'destroying international order': Chinese media after currency manipulation charge

In strongly-worded editorial, the People's Daily said US was holding its own citizens to ransom, without mentioning the latest US move.

06 Aug 2019 1:29 PM

‘We’ll develop new nuclear missiles if you do’: Putin warns Trump

Pact banned land-based missiles reducing the ability of both countries to launch a nuclear strike on short notice.

06 Aug 2019 8:19 AM

Chinese national arrested with illegal 4 kg gold from Nepal airport

The Chinese national has been taken into custody and the police already have started the investigation into the matter.

05 Aug 2019 8:06 PM

His pants were unzipped: Indian man molests air hostess on Singapore bound flight

He faces a maximum of two years' jail, fine, caning, or any combination of these punishments for each charge.

05 Aug 2019 3:21 PM


Will continue to extend 'diplomatic, political support' to Kashmiris: Pakistan

Islamabad has for long aided anti-India activities on its soil, many times aimed at perpetrating violence in Kashmir.

05 Aug 2019 2:58 PM

Maldives sends former Vice Precident Ahmed Adeeb to detention center

India had refused entry to former vice president Ahmed Adeeb on Thursday.

05 Aug 2019 2:49 PM

Violent protests pushed Hong Kong to dangerous situation: Carrie Lam

Demonstrators have put forth five demands, including calls for greater democracy in the region.

05 Aug 2019 2:31 PM

HK USD 1 million offered for clue on Hong Kong protester who threw China's flag

Since June, Hong Kong has been witnessing protests which were triggered by a now-suspended extradition bill.

05 Aug 2019 1:39 PM

B'desh PM to visit India in Oct; Teesta water sharing, Rohingya crisis on agenda

Hasina's alliance, dominated by her party Awami League, won the general election with a thumping majority in December last year.

05 Aug 2019 9:55 AM