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Work on 900-km Pak-Afghan border fence finished: Army

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan army has said that work on a 900-kilometre-long portion of fence along the Pak-Afghan border has been completed. Briefing journalists at Ghulam...

India, South Africa seal three-year strategic programme to boost defence partnership

NEW DELHI: India and South Africa on Friday sealed three-year strategic programme (2019-21) to further boost cooperation in number of key areas including defence...

Pakistan announces e-visa facility for 175 nations, visa-on-arrival for 50 countries

ISLAMABAD: The government announced on Friday that it is easing travel restrictions in the hope of reviving tourism by offering visas on arrival to visitors from...

India detains Rohingya stuck in border standoff with Bangladesh

NEW DEHLI: Thirty-one Rohingya Muslims have been detained in India after a standoff at the country’s border with Bangladesh when both sides refused to accept...

FM Qureshi reaffirms Pakistan’s commitment for peace in Afghanistan

DOHA: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has reaffirmed Pakistan’s commitment to bring peace and stability in Afghanistan. Talking on Pak-US ties in an interview, he said...

India to be global growth leader in 2019-20: IMF

The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) World Economic Outlook Update released by chief economist Gita Gopinath on Monday said that India's economy is expected to...

AI calls on Pakistan to disclose location of Pashtun rights campaigner

Global rights watchdog Amnesty International has called on the Pakistani authorities to disclose the whereabouts of a Pakistani human rights campaigner documenting grave rights...

India to soon get its own standard of apparel size: Smriti Irani

Gandhinagar: Union minister Smriti Irani on Sunday said Indian textiles and garments industry would soon get its own country-specific apparel size. Addressing the 'Textile Conclave' at...

Afghan peace vital for regional stability: Pak COAS

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa Sunday said that peace in Afghanistan is vital for regional peace, according to a press...

Indian opposition stages giant joint rally to oust Modi

KOLKATA: India’s main opposition parties joined forces against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday at a rally which attracted hundreds of thousands of people months...

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