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Swine flu kills 40 in Rajasthan, India

NEW DELHI: At least 40 people have died and more than 1,000 have tested positive for swine flu since the beginning of this year in...

UN chief hopes for ‘meaningful’ Pakistan-India dialogue

NEW YORK: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said late on Friday night that he hopes to soon see Islamabad and New Delhi “engage in a...

India in final stages of setting up Defence Cyber Agency

KOLKATA: India is setting up a cyber agency under the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS) to deal with potent threats in the cyber space, Lt...

Court rejects former PM Gillani’s exemption plea

ISLAMABAD: An accountability court has rejected the plea of former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gillani seeking exemption from appearing before the court in a case...

India protests over harassment of diplomats in Pakistan

Indian Misson in Islamabad issued a note verbale to Pakistan Foreign Office last week lodging a strong protest over harassment of Indian diplomats in...

Structural reforms to continue despite ‘anti-govt propaganda’: Pak PM

Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Monday the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government was implementing its policy of structural reforms in the current system and this...

Bangladesh factory owners threaten to cut off pay to protesting workers

DHAKA: The head of Bangladesh’s garment manufacturers association on Sunday called on protesting workers to return to work by Monday or companies will cut off...

Imran’s Sindh itinerary to flare political tensions

KARACHI / LAHORE: The political temperature in Sindh is likely to shoot up again as Prime Minister Imran Khan and Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry are...

New alliance increases pressure on Modi’s ruling BJP

LUCKNOW, INDIA: Two regional parties that were former bitter rivals announced an unlikely alliance Saturday to fight Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling Hindu nationalist...

Pakistan may suffer worst gas crisis in coming years

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan might face its worst gas crisis in the upcoming years as the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government looks set to follow the same path...

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