Doctors in Pakistan resign over inadequacy of safety gear to protect them from coronavirus

According to a notification of the Punjab health department issued here on Sunday, 48 doctors, mostly young ones, resigned from the posts at the government teaching hospitals. Their resignations…

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Oli-Prachanda power-sharing talks fail; both agree to meet again on Monday

The two leaders failed to reach any agreement as both stuck to their respective stands, said a source close to Prime Minister Oli.

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Imran Khan-led PTI expels lawmaker after audio tape controversy

A few weeks ago, Kardar was removed from the Punjab government's media strategy committee following the leak of the audio clip.

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Afghan forces kill Taliban terrorists after clash at military checkpoints

Taliban has not yet issued a statement about this incident.

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Nepal: Ruling Nepal Communist Party impasse continues

Dahal told Oli on Saturday that despite the agreement between them on leading the government by turns, he had given the latter the full five-year term, but the Prime Minister failed to run the…

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Pakistan's global image continues to worsen, PIA suspension in EU latest fallout

Regulators have barred PIA from the European Union and Britain for six months after the state-run carrier grounded nearly a third of its pilots for holding fake or dubious licences, officials said…

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Myanmar continues to speak up against China; holds responsible for Arakan insurgents

They have to either submit and become an abettor as Nepal and Pakistan have or you stand up and treat the bully the way it should be --- like India is doing.

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Speaker of Pakistan's Punjab assembly speaks against building Hindu temple, calls it against spirit of Islam

Elahi is one of Imran Khan's strongest allies and he is against the construction of a temple and a crematorium in Islamabad.

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan extends support to Nepal as Pakistan struggles with its own problems

When KP Sharma Oli accused India of trying to topple his government on Sunday, Imran Khan responded on cue. He ordered his diplomats to reach out to Kathmandu and set up a call with Oli.

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Exclusive: Afghan forces destroy LeT camp at Af-Pak border; kill commander

The development comes even as Pentagon in its report on Afghanistan said, "Afghanistan-Pakistan border region remains a sanctuary for various groups" and this includes Lashkar-e-Tayyiba (LeT).

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Nepal PM Oli's chest pain: real or a play to buy time?

On Wednesday, 31 out of 45 standing committee members took a stand against Oli. This is the highest decision making body of Nepal's ruling party and it has turned against Oli.

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Pakistan Muslim League-Q objects to construction of Hindu temple in Islamabad

Last week, the groundbreaking ceremony was held for the construction of the first Hindu temple in Islamabad. Prime Minister Khan had approved a grant of Rs 10 crore for the construction of the…

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Afghan-Pak border sanctuary for terror groups: Pentagon

Last month, a United Nations report said that about 6,500 Pakistanis as foreign terrorist fighters are present in Afghanistan including 1,000 belonging to Pakistan based terror groups like Jaish-e…

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UN concerned Afghan violence aimed at derailing peace talks

While violence dropped in the run-up to the signing of a deal between the US and the Taliban in February, and immediately after a three-day ceasefire in May, attacks have since been increasing…

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Death toll from Myanmar jade mine landslide rises to 113

Dozens die each year while working in the country's highly lucrative but poorly regulated jade industry, which uses low-paid migrant workers to scrape out a gem highly coveted in China

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