04 Mar 2015
Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday embarked on an official visit to Saudi Arabia at the invitation of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, officials said.
03 Mar 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will embark on a two-day official visit to Saudi Arabia from Wednesday to meet the country's new King Salman and discus various bilateral and regional issues.
23 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Parliament on Monday paid rich tributes to the King of Saudi Arabia and noted cartoonist RK Laxman, while condolintg the death of over 80 killed in the recent sectarian violence in Assam on the first day of the Budget Session.
03 Mar 2015
Washington: A small school district in New Jersey has declared Diwali as a public holiday on November 11 this year, meeting the long standing demand of the Indian Americans of the area.
02 Mar 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Government has no plans to shutdown or control madrassas but their registration is a must, an official said amid a crackdown on the seminary system, often accused of fostering terrorism.
11 Feb 2015
Dhaka: About a week after lifting a seven-year employment ban, Saudi Arabia signed a memorandum of understanding with Bangladesh to hire some 120,000 workers in a year from it.
13 Feb 2015
Sanaa: Saudi Arabia, Germany and Italy became the latest countries to withdraw embassy staff from Yemen today as an exodus of foreign diplomats gathered pace due to growing insecurity.
28 Feb 2015
Tel Aviv: Unconscious biases of elementary school instructors dramatically affect female academic choices later on, a new study finds. It may explain why women are vastly under-represented in certain fields such as computer science, engineering and mathematics.
26 Feb 2015
London: Being playful is not just a gesture of friendliness, intelligence and a sense of humour it can also help you woo your girl and vice versa. According to anthropologist, Garry Chick from Pennsylvania State University, playfulness in adults is a desirable trait in sexual selection.
09 Feb 2015
Peshawar: Militants on Sunday blew up a government school for girls in Pakistan's restive tribal agency near the Afghan border, demolishing three classrooms.