Afghan drought forces shepherds into desperate measures

Rather than let more of the prized creatures die a slow death on the dry hillsides of Balkh province in the north, he made the decision to slaughter most of the rest.

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Nepal quarantines 2 amid Coronavirus scare

'Two persons who have returned from China are under observation at the hospital,' Dr Sher Bhahadur Pun from Teku Hospital in Kathmandu told ANI.

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Two Rohingya women killed in Myanmar shelling

Military spokesperson Zaw Min Tun told AFP said that one woman was killed on the spot by "heavy weapons" while another died after arriving at a hospital in conflict-torn northern Rakhine state.…

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Suspected case of coronavirus reported in Pakistan, Nepal confirms first case 

In Pakistan, the first suspected case is that of a man who travelled from China to Dubai, and then back to Karachi. He arrived in Pakistan on the January 21 and then travelled to Multan city in…

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Nepal's finance minister urges India to reconsider palm oil import ban

Nepal's Finance Minister Dr Yubaraj Khatiwada said India's ban on import of palm oil has been a worry for his country and Kathmandu has taken up with Delhi.

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For Pakistan PM, atrocities over 2 million Uighur Muslims is 'nothing', says he won't criticise China because 'they helped us'

Pakistani Prime Minister was asked about his silence on the matter of the persecution of the Muslim communities in Xinjiang and China. His response, though concise, conveyed a harsher, narrow-…

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Pakistan, a hub of forced conversion accuses India of totalitarianism and racism

This isn't the first incident of Imran Khan making the audacious correlation between India and Nazi Germany.

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'Only way forward is via peace settlements': Pak PM Imran Khan calls for talks with India

Talking about India's growing economy, Khan said, 'Howdy Modi doesn't bother me. I understand the relationship between the US and India. India is a huge market.'

 

 

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Trump wants 'significant' drop in Taliban violence for Afghan talks

'President Trump reiterated the need for a significant and lasting reduction in violence by the Taliban that would facilitate meaningful negotiations on Afghanistan’s future', the White House said…

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Pakistan has gone through 'very tough economic period': PM Imran Khan at Davos

'We have gone through a very tough economic period and people are hurting,' he said.

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Trump to visit Pakistan 'soon', says foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi

Pakistan foreign minister's statement came a day after President Trump held a bilateral meeting with Imran Khan on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Switzerland.

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Imran's salary not enough to run household? WION accesses Pak PM's salary slip

WION accessed the Pakistan PM Imran Khan's payslip which shows Imran gets over 2 lakh as gross salary every month

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No transparency in CPEC projects; companies blacklisted by World Bank got contracts: Alice Wells

Wells also reiterated her warnings that it will increase cash-strapped Pakistan's debt burden and urged the country to rethink its involvement in it.

 

 

 

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UK failed to share details of London Bridge attacker Usman Khan as Pak remained complacent

Usman Khan, 28, was shot on the London bridge on November 29 last year when he tried to stab a group of people.

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No business can stay untouched from the Artificial Intelligence revolution: Telangana Minister KTR

Minister asserts that AI will add 40% to the world's GDP by 2030. He also highlighted that Telangana has declared 2020 as the Year of AI to capture the global AI opportunity in the coming decade…

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