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Pak summons Indian diplomat over death of 8-year-old boy in cross-border firing

Pakistan today summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh here to condemn the "unprovoked firing" by Indian troops across the Line of Control...

Wreckage of crashed Iranian plane found in Isfahan

Iranian authorities on Tuesday found the wreckage of a plane that crashed in the mountainous central province of Isfahan, killing all 65 people on...

UK, US in talks over two British militants

The US and UK are in talks about the fate of two men from London who were detained in Syria last month on suspicion...

Imran Khan’s hat-trick; marries his spiritual guide

Imran Khan has married for a third time -- this time his "spiritual guide", ending weeks of speculation about the 65-year-old flamboyant Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician's...

Israeli warplanes pound Gaza after new rocket attack

Israeli warplanes carried out a fresh round of strikes in the Gaza Strip on Monday after a rocket fired by Palestinians slammed into southern...

Pak refuses to disclose details of troops deployment in Saudi

Pakistan's Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani today threatened Defence Minister Khurram Dastagir with 'contempt of parliament' proceedings after the minister refused to provide details of...

Saudi introduces free visa for foreign scientists

Saudi Arabia will grant visas free of charge to foreign scientists and experts, in a move that especially aims at improving its health sector,...

Israel announces historic gas contract with Egypt

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today announced an "historic" contract for sales of billions of dollars worth of Israeli natural gas to Egypt. "This will bring...

Nepal to deepen ties with China to get more leverage in dealings with India:...

Nepal's new Prime Minister K P Oli has said he wants to deepen ties with China to explore more options and get more leverage...

Stop blaming Pak for failures in Afghanistan: Gen Bajwa to US

Pakistan Army chief Gen Qamar Bajwa has claimed that there are no safe havens for terrorists in his country and asked the US to...

Air war in 1971: A view from the other side

Disregarding the counsel of wise men, from Herodotus to George Santayana, Indians have consistently ignored the importance of reading, writing and learning from history....

Iranian plane with 66 aboard crashes

A passenger plane with 66 people on board crashed in central Iran on Sunday, authorities said but declined to give any definite information about...

2 Palestinians killed by Israeli army

Two Palestinians were killed by Israeli army fire in Gaza in a flare-up after soldiers were wounded by an explosive device along the Palestinian...

Pakistan to send transgenders as Hajj volunteers

For the first time in the history of Pakistan, transgenders will be part of a team of boy scouts being sent to Saudi Arabia...

66 people killed in Iran plane crash

A passenger plane crashed in central Iran on Sunday killing all 66 people on board, authorities said. The ATR 72, a twin-engine turboprop operated by...

Israel strikes six Hamas military targets in Gaza

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) fighter jets targeted a total of six military targets in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, in response to the...

Pak serial killer gets death sentence for raping, murdering 7-year-old girl

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan today sentenced to death a serial killer for the brutal rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl that sparked...

Father”s stress linked to kids” brain development

Fathers, take note! Taking too much stress may affect the brain development of your kids, a new study has claimed. According to the researchers, the...

Tibet”s most sacred Buddhist temple catches fire

A major fire broke out at Tibet's most sacred Buddhist temple Jokhang Monastery, which is included on UNESCO's World Heritage list. Jokhang temple in Lhasa,...

Pakistan to deploy troops in Saudi Arabia

In a major policy shift, Pakistan will deploy troops in Saudi Arabia under an existing bilateral security cooperation agreement with its close ally which...

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