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مودی کا دورہ، کشمیریوں کی سرگرمیاں معطل

مودی کا دورہ، کشمیریوں کی سرگرمیاں معطل

اقتدار سنبھالنے کے بعد ہندوستانی وزیر اعظم نریندر مودی کے کشمیر کے پہلے دورے پر پوری ریاست ایک فوجی چھاؤنی کا منظر پیش کر رہی تھی، جہاں سیکیورٹی کے انتہائی سخت انتظامات کیے گئے۔ وزیراعظم مودی کی آمد کے خلاف ...

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Modi announces $12 billion package for Kashmir; says ‘This is just a beginning’

Modi announces $12 billion package for Kashmir; says ‘This is just a beginning’

SRINAGAR: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged 800 billion rupees in funds to bolster development and economic growth in India-held Kashmir, a year after the worst flooding in more than a century destroyed half a million homes there. Addressing several ...

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More than 2,100 confirmed dead in Afghan landslide

More than 2,100 confirmed dead in Afghan landslide

Reuters KABUL: Afghan officials gave up hope on Saturday of finding any survivors from a landslide in the remote northeast, putting the death toll at more than 2,100, as the aid effort focused on the more than 4,000 people displaced. ...

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South Korea Prime Minister Resigns Over Ferry Sinking

South Korea Prime Minister Resigns Over Ferry Sinking

SEOUL—South Korea’s prime minister resigned Sunday over the government’s handling of the recent ferry sinking, a tragedy that has many Koreans questioning the government’s ability to cope with crises. In announcing his resignation, Chung Hong-won said he wished to take ...

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Presidential polls: Pakistan-Afghanistan border closed

Presidential polls: Pakistan-Afghanistan border closed

The border was closed to avert any unwanted incident on the eve of the Afghan polls. IANS The Pakistan—Afghanistan border was closed on Friday ahead of the Presidential and provincial council elections in Afghanistan, an official said. An official of ...

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Nepal’s Prime Minister new ‘poorest world leader’

Nepal’s Prime Minister new ‘poorest world leader’

When people write about José Mujica, the president of Uruguay, they usually note a number of things about him: His frugality, the austerity of his lifestyle, sometimes his lack of shoes. The BBC even called him the “world’s poorest president” a ...

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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 crashed into Indian Ocean: officials

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 crashed into Indian Ocean: officials

Flight MH370 ‘has been lost and none of those on board survived,’ officials confirm Officials have confirmed that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 crashed into the Indian Ocean and there are no survivors among the 239 people on board. Malaysia Airlines sent ...

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Missing Malaysia Airlines plane ‘deliberately diverted’

Missing Malaysia Airlines plane ‘deliberately diverted’

The communications systems of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 were deliberately disabled, Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak has said. According to satellite and radar evidence, he said, the plane then changed course and could have continued flying for a further ...

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Terror attcks: Children death toll in Afghanistan jumps by 34pc

Terror attcks: Children death toll in Afghanistan jumps by 34pc

AP The number of children killed and wounded in Afghanistan’s war jumped by 34 per cent last year as the Taliban stepped up attacks across the country and continued to lay thousands of roadside bombs, the United Nations said on ...

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A law to permit Afghan men to hurt and rape female relatives

A law to permit Afghan men to hurt and rape female relatives

President Karzai is about to ratify a law that would prevent relatives testifying against men accused of domestic violence. Gulnaz, 19, was raped by a cousin but found guilty of adultery and jailed for 12 years. Her daughter was born ...

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