Pak's ex-PM Sharif mulling political comeback after year-long gap

Sharif, 70, the Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) supremo, has been living in London since November last year after the Lahore High Court granted him permission to go abroad for four weeks for…

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Afghanistan women to have names included on national ID card after #WhereIsMyName trends

Women in Afghanistan do not have their names listen at majority of the places — from weddings cards to tombstones.

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Pakistan reports 645 new cases of coronavirus: Health ministry

The authorities so far have conducted 3,126,380 tests, including 35,720 in the last 24 hours

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India supplies engines, coaches as Nepal begins first broad-gauge railway service trials

Nepal's railway department has procured the rail engines and coaches from Kokan India for 84 Crore 65 Lakhs Nepali rupees.

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Pakistan sees spike in daily coronavirus cases, number crosses 700

Although the latest spike in coronavirus infections may be a matter of worry for the government, the high recovery rate is a matter of great relief for the country.

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FATF: Pak government presents details on anti-terror measures during Parliament session

During the question hour in the Senate, the interior minister of Pakistan shared details of how his office had frozen the properties of several undesignated entities.

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Pakistan Parliament passes FATF-related bills amid uproar

The urgent Parliament session was convened after the Paris-based FATF put Pakistan on the "grey list" of terror financing

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Pakistan introduces bill on punishment for defaming military

The bill seeking to penalise those defaming military was introduced in the parliament in a hurry and was not even listed initially.

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Illegal Pakistanis held captive in Greece for 'aggressive behaviour' released

The Pakistani community of Greece led by Javed Aslam Arian has termed these incidents as racist and fascist

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Myanmar army probes 'wider patterns' of abuse against Rohingya

More than 730,000 Rohingya fled to Bangladesh that year following the launch of a sweeping security campaign that refugees said included mass killing, gang-rape and arson.

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Non-bailable warrant issued by Pakistan court against Nawaz Sharif

Sharif, 70, has been in London since November last year after the Lahore High Court granted him permission to go abroad for four weeks for treatment.

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Nepal earthquake: 5.4 magnitude quake jolts Kathmandu

There are no reports of damage or injuries at the time of writing.

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Myanmar is gearing up for a crucial test of democracy, but it must pass other tests first

Polls in Myanmar are slated to begin on November 8, a crucial test for the country’s first democratic government in half a century

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'Highest stakes' in the resolution of Rohingya issue: India

India has reached out to both Bangladesh and Myanmar and 'has been following a humanitarian approach to the Rakhine issue', according to India statement at the HRC.

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Pakistan Air Force jet crashes; pilot ejects

Pakistan Air Force said the crash occurred during a 'routine training mission'

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