20 Apr 2014
Islamabad: At least 27 people, including five women and two children, were killed and 20 others injured when a passenger van hit a trailer in Pakistan's south Sukkur district on Sunday, media reports said.
15 Mar 2014
Peshawar: Pakistani Sikhs held protest against the killing of a ‘hakeem’ from the minority community in the country’s restive northwestern Khyber- Pakhtunkhwa province.
31 Jan 2014
Kandahar: An Afghan official says the Taliban have attacked three police checkpoints overnight in the southern province of Helmand. The police repelled the attacks but lost one officer.
31 Dec 2013
Dhaka: A supporter of ruling Awami League on Tuesday sued Bangladesh's main Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chief Khaleda Zia for making ‘hateful and defamatory’ remarks about the Home district of her archrival Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
05 Feb 2014
Lahore: Pakistan's national carrier will resume its operations to Iraq and Iran from next month to facilitate Shia pilgrims, who have often been attacked by militants while travelling to these countries via road.
31 Dec 2013
Dhaka: A supporter of ruling Awami League on Tuesday sued Bangladesh's main Opposition BNP chief Khaleda Zia for making "hateful and defamatory" remarks about the home district of her archrival Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
01 Jan 2014
Kathmandu: Six Indian tourists have been killed when a jeep carrying them plunged into a river in Nepal's Tanahun district.
27 Dec 2013
Moscow: A cargo plane crashed in Russia's southern Siberia, killing nine people onboard, authorities said on Thursday.
22 Nov 2013
Beijing: At least 35 people were killed and over 130 injured when a leaking petroleum pipeline caught fire and exploded today in China's coastal city of Qingdao, in the latest deadly industrial disaster to hit the country.
25 Sep 2013
Washington: US President Barack Obama has nominated yet another Indian-American, Indira Talwani, to the key post of US District Court judge in Massachusetts.