06 Mar 2015
Houston: More than half of the US children will be from minority communities by 2020 and whites will no longer make up the majority of the population, according to a new US Census Bureau report.
05 Mar 2015
Washington: The Pakistani Army appear to be taking meaningful steps to back up their words that they can no longer discriminate between "good and bad" terrorists after the recent Peshawar school attack, a top US general based in Kabul told lawmakers.
27 Mar 2015
New York: Twelve people were hurt when two New York buildings collapsed and a blaze tore through neighboring properties in what preliminary indications suggested was a gas-related explosion.
27 Mar 2015
Washington: India and the US will jointly work on several defence technology projects to develop a "vibrant science and technology cooperation" for bolstering national, regional and global security, a senior White House official has told American lawmakers.
26 Mar 2015
Aden: Saudi Arabia carried out air strikes against Huthi rebels in Yemen on Thursday, launching an operation by a regional coalition to save the government of embattled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi as the country teetered on the brink of civil war.
27 Feb 2015
Washington: US can not reassure Pakistan against any Indian threat if it fails to commit itself towards working against anti-India terrorist groups operating within its territory, two US experts on South Asian issues have told American lawmakers.
09 Feb 2012
The Arab League and United Nations may send a joint observer mission to Syria where the government's deadly crackdown could worsen, UN leader Ban Ki-moon has said.
21 Jan 2012
Pressure mounted on the Arab League on Saturday to seek UN intervention in the face of growing exasperation that the bloc's hard-won observer mission in Syria has failed to staunch 10 months of killing.
14 Jan 2012
The head of the Arab League warned on Saturday that Syria may be sliding towards civil war, as security forces fired on thousands of people who poured into the streets in support of army defectors who switched sides to try to topple President Bashar Assad.