28 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Confrontation between Pakistan government and the opposition escalated with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif rejecting demands for his resignation and Imran Khan calling off the dialogue with his regime until he quits.
23 Aug 2014
Jerusalem: In renewed hostilities between Hamas and Israel, the militant group publicly executed 18 suspected spies for collaborating with the Jewish state, even as a four-year-old Israeli boy was killed in Palestinian mortar fire on the 46th day of the conflict.
02 Sep 2014
Islamabad: Amid fears of violence and army intervention in the coup-prone nation, a cornered Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday turned to Parliament for support with his government slamming the protests as a "mutiny against Pakistan".
01 Sep 2014
Islamabad: A large crowd of Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the Prime Minister's house in Central Islamabad on Monday, fighting running battles with the police after breaking into the Pakistan secretariat area which houses several ministries of government.
01 Sep 2014
Lucknow: BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh on Monday started a day-long dharna in Lucknow as a part of the state-wide agitation to protest against power crisis, poor law and order situation and other issues.
26 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan's political crisis deepened further with cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri giving a fresh 48-hour ultimatum to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down after a former top Election Commission official backed protesters' allegations of rigging in last year's polls.
16 Aug 2014
New Delhi: India has facilitated evacuation of 126 Nepalese nationals from Sirte area of strife-torn Libya. The assistance by India came after Nepalese embassy in Cairo sent a note verbale to its mission in Tripoli seeking assistance for evacuation of the Nepalese nationals, officials in the Ministry of External Affairs said.
06 Aug 2014
Kochi: Ten more Indian nurses working in strife-torn Libya arrived here on Wednesday morning from Dubai. The nurses, all working in the Tripoli Medical college Hospital, arrived here by a scheduled Emirates flight from Dubai, airport officials said.
11 Aug 2014
Lucknow: With closure of one more unit of Anpara thermal power project due to technical fault, power crisis has deepened in Uttar Pradesh.
04 Sep 2014
Washington: Amid escalating political crisis in Pakistan over alleged vote rigging in last year's polls, US has said that there was no change in its position that the 2013 general elections that brought Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to power were free and fair.