Thursday, June 20, 2019
New Delhi:Over 290 people, including 35 foreigners, were killed and hundreds injured in multiple blasts on Easter Sunday, in one of the worst attacks in the island nation in recent years. The serial blasts - eight of them - comes after a lull in major attacks since...
New Delhi:Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency has approached Islamabad High Court to seek the cancellation of bail of the alleged mastermind of the Mumbai attacks Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi, the operations commander of the Lashkar-e-Taiba.The trial in the anti-terrorism court against seven suspects LeT operations commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi,...
Beijing:China on Monday claimed that “positive progress” has been made to resolve the issue of designating Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN and accused the US of scuttling its efforts by taking the matter directly to the Security Council.China last week...
New Delhi:UAE Vice President and Prime Minister His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Friday thanked New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for the ‘sincere empathy’ towards Muslims after the Christchurch mosque shootings last week that left at least 49 dead in two mosques.Dubai ruler Sheikh...
DHAKA: At least 70 people have died in a huge blaze that tore through apartment buildings also used as chemical warehouses in an old part of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, fire officials said today.At 9:36am Thursday, Dhaka Fire Service Control room official Mizanur confirmed the death of...
New Delhi:Pakistan on Friday said the visit of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the country was delayed by a day. The crown prince was scheduled to arrive in Islamabad on Saturday on a two-day visit.However, the arrival has been rescheduled and now he would arrive...
Bangkok has been hit by a thick smog so bad that residents have been coughing and sneezing up blood. The city's pollution problem has got to such a state that even pets are suffering from illnesses caused by the smog.   A thick...
Washington, Dec 25 (PTI) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has invited Donald Trump to visit his country next year, the White House has said, confirming that the US President is open to a "potential meeting" even though nothing has been finalised as yet. President Erdogan's invite comes a day after...
Washington: George H.W. Bush, the upper-crust war hero-turned-oilman and diplomat who steered America through the end of the Cold War as president and led a political dynasty that saw his son win the White House -- died Friday. He was 94. George W. Bush called his father a "man...
Washington: President Donald Trump repeated Monday that Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, killed by US Navy SEALs in May 2011, should have been captured much earlier, casting blame on his predecessors and Pakistan."Of course we should have captured Osama Bin Laden long before we did," the US president tweeted,...