Suicide bomber targets polio centre in Pakistan

A deadly suicide attack struck a polio vaccination centre in Quetta claiming at least 15 lives QUETTA - A polio eradication centre in Pakistan’s Balochistan...

India, Pakistan resume reconciliation talks

ISLAMABAD - After a three year long derailment, India and Pakistan reconciliation talks resumed after talks were secretly held in Bangkok between the two...

Indian don Chhota Rajan arrested by Indonesian police

BALI - Police officials in Indonesia have confirmed that they have arrested Indian underworld don Chhota Rajan, 55, a fugitive who has been on...

Dadri beef lynching case: Attack premeditated, says commission of inquiry

BISAHDA - After the shocking Dadri beef lynching case, where Mohammad Akhlaq, a Muslim, was beaten to death over speculations that he kept and consumed...

Hardik Patel faces sedition charge following telling supporter to “kill policemen”

GANDHINAGAR - The Patel community's firebrand young leader has got himself into trouble. Police in the west Indian state of Gujarat have filed sedition charges...

US airstrike on charity hospital in Afghanistan

KUNDUZ - The US airstrikes targeted a Doctors without Borders (MSF) hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz, killing 12 staff members, 10 patients,...

Indian ex-servicemen continue agitation for OROP

Despite the historic implementation of the OROP scheme, the veteran community has rejected this form of the OROP and is uniting to take the...

Indian Jains rejoice as Santhara temporarily ban lifted by Supreme Court

DELHI - The Jain community in India has managed to temporarily win a battle to safeguard Santhara - the traditional ritual of fasting to...

Anti-terror Pakistan minister killed in suicide attack

ATTOCK - A twin suicide bombing attack targeting Punjab Home Minister claimed 21 lives including Shuja Khanzada’s, Home Minister of Pakistan’s second-largest province. Khanzada...

India-Pakistan border unrest leave 8 dead

KASHMIR - The troops of arch-rivals India and Pakistan traded heavy gunfire along the Line of Control dividing the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir....