Wednesday, November 14, 2018

South Asia

maulana sami ul haq

Pakistan’s ‘Father of the Taliban’ cleric assassinated

Influential religious scholar and former senator Maulana Samiul Haq also known as “Father of the Taliban” has been assassinated at his residence in Rawalpindi,...
CPEC, china iran relationship

Bus service with Pakistan won’t change our stand on Kashmir: China

China on Thursday sought to defend the proposed bus service with Pakistan through Pakistan administered Kashmir, saying its cooperation with Islamabad has nothing to...
doordarshan staffer

“Mother, I don’t know why but I’m not scared though I’m facing death”

In a chilling video, a  Doordarshan staffer recorded a message on his phone addressed to his mother while being attacked by Naxals, and it...

Helicopter crash kills 25 senior officials in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says an army helicopter carrying senior officials has crashed in bad weather in the western Farah province, killing all 25 on...
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Pak SC acquits Asia Bibi, orders immediate release

The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday acquitted Asia Bibi, a Christian woman condemned to death on blasphemy charges after accepting her 2015 appeal...
malegaon blast,

Malegaon blast case: Purohit, Sadhvi and 5 others charged under UAPA

A special court here Tuesday framed charges against Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur and five others under the Unlawful Activities...
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Doordarshan cameraman, two cops killed in Naxal attack in Dantewada

Two police personnel and a Doordarshan cameraman were killed in a Naxal attack in poll-bound Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district on Tuesday, police said, PTI reported. Two...
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Hindus and Sikhs were safe in Kashmir only under Hindu rule: Yogi Adityanath

Chief Minister of  Uttar Pradesh  Yogi Adityanath on Monday said that the Sikhs and Hindus were safe in Kashmir only till Hindu king ruled...
shoaib malik, sania mirza

Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik blessed with baby boy

Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik and Indian tennis star  Sania Mirza on Tuesday were blessed with a baby boy. The ace Pakistani cricket captain Malik took...
Sahir Ahmad Makroo - Arwani gunfight - vikar syed

Pak parliament passes resolution condemning violence against Kashmiris

Parliament of Pakistan  on Monday unanimously passed a resolution condemning the  violence against people in Kashmir by the government forces. The resolution was presented in...