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A teenage girl was gang-raped by a group of men after being drugged in a guest house in the Mall Road area here on Saturday, police said.
At least five people have been killed and dozens of others missing in a landslide that hit a mining region in northern Myanmar.
China today said Nepal should not become a "boxing arena" between India and China vying for influence in the Himalayan nation even as it called on New Delhi to treat …
Eyeing to further expand 'privileged' strategic partnership India and Russia on Thursday concluded plethora of 16 agreements across civil nuclear energy, defence, hydrocarbon, space, investments including setting up of 12 …
The governments of Sri Lanka and Pakistan will sign a number of agreements in several sectors including trade, health, export, culture, industry and technology during Pakistan's Prime Minister Navaz Sharif's …
Sri Lankan Navy personnel have cut their fishing nets while they were fishing near the islet of Katchatheevu, a group of Indian fishermen have alleged.
Friday, 25 December 2015 13:10

Indian Prime Minister arrives in Pakistan

Indian Premier Narendra Modi arrives on a visit to the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Friday amid tensions between the two neighbors.
India's Reliance Defence said on Thursday it had signed a manufacturing and maintenance deal potentially worth $6 billion with Russia's Almaz-Antey, the maker of an air defence system that sources …
Pakistan on Wednesday stated that it is against any attempt to topple the government of Syrian President Bashar al Assad.
Thursday, 24 December 2015 15:05

Sri Lankan naval ships arrive at Indian port

Two Sri Lankan naval ships Samudura and Nandimithra have called port at India's Cochin Port on a three-day visit.
The Pakistani government has recalled one of its diplomats from Bangladesh over allegations that she financed a member of a banned group.
Thursday, 24 December 2015 08:41

Roadside blast leaves 3 dead in Pakistan

At least three people, including two children, have reportedly been killed in a bomb explosion in a restive Pakistani region near the Afghan border.
Indian police have charged 15 suspects over the mob killing of a Muslim man severely beaten by purported Hindu extremists over rumors that his family had eaten beef.
Wednesday, 23 December 2015 10:08

Maldives seeks zero tax for fish exports to China

The Maldives is working to exempt duties from fish products exported to the Chinese market during the ongoing discussions between China and the Maldives to establish a free trade pact, …
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Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Wednesday informed Pakistani Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif that Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves have reached a record high of $21 billion, a PM Office statement …
Adviser to the Pakistani Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Wednesday proposed the middle of January 2016 for talks between the foreign secretaries of Pakistan and India, which …
Three suspected militants were killed during an exchange of fire with Pakistani security forces in Balochistan's Turbat area on Tuesday.
A Pakistani lady health worker, who also took part in a number of anti-polio campaigns, claimed on Tuesday that four men had barged into her house and gang raped her …
Pakistan has pledged its full support to Afghanistan in improving the deteriorating security situation there, but urges that Afghanistan must “put their house in order”, a senior Pakistani diplomat told …