Terrorism

  Syria´s Assad sends message to pope

VATICAN CITY: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sent a message to Pope Francis Saturday, that state media said expressed his determination to defend Syrians of all religions against hardline Islamists among the rebels. The message was passed on throug...

  Candle-light vigils as India remembers gang-rape victim

NEW DELHI: India on Sunday marks 12 months since the death of a student savagely gang-raped on a Delhi bus -- an episode that sparked nationwide protests -- with candle-light vigils and prayers. The 23-year-old physiotherapy student died on December ...

  Bodies found at Kheenjhar Lake tomb shifted to Karachi

KARACHI: Bodies of the five men who were gunned down in mysterious circumstances in the middle of the Keenjhar lake in Thatta have been shifted to Karachi after preliminary postmortem. According to reports, the deceased who were identified as Major (...

  Four bodies found in Karachi

KARACHI: Bodies of four people including a child and woman were found in Mauripur area of the city, media reported Sunday. According to police, the four people were shot dead in Musharraf Colony area of Mauripur. Identities and the motive behind the ...

  Policeman among two shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI: Two people including a policeman succumbed to sectarian violence here on Saturday night, media reported. According to sources, three armed bikers opened fire on Majlis-e-Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) leader, Mirza Yousaf’s car at Rado Stop in Gul...

  PTI protest: Road leading to Bilawala House blocked

KARACHI: A road leading to the Bilawal House has been blocked with shipping containers, media reported. According to police, the containers have been placed at the Boat Basin roundabout in the wake of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf protest. The PTI and the...

  Four of a family gunned down in Karachi

KARACHI: Four bodies of the same family were found near Mauripur area of the city, media reported Sunday. Police said the unfortunate couple and their two children were kidnapped and then murdered. They were the residents of Musharraf Colony, Mauripu...

  Road outside Bilawal House partially opened; PTI-PPP workers clash averted

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) champions and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) cohorts were on a collision course on Saturday evening when a protest against encroachments almost turned into a battering ram ready to demolish a concrete wall built ...

  Gunmen shoot dead two in Karachi

KARACHI: Unknown gunmen shot dead two people and injured a policeman here on Saturday night, media reported. According to sources, three armed bikers opened fire on Majlis-e-Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) leader, Mirza Yousaf’s car at Rado Stop in Gulistan...

  Iraq forces arrest MP, kill brother and 5 guards: police

RAMADI: Iraqi security forces on Saturday raided the home of a Sunni MP who backed anti-government protesters, sparking clashes that killed his brother and five guards before arresting him, police said. Another 18 people were wounded in the assault o...

  Yemen tribesmen blow up major oil pipeline: officials

ADEN: Tribesmen on Saturday blew up a major oil pipeline in southeastern Yemen operated by foreign companies, bringing production to a halt, government and industry officials said. "Gunmen belonging to an alliance of Hadramawt tribes blew up the oil ...

  Death toll from Yemen shelling of funeral tent rises to 19

ADEN: The death toll from the army´s shelling of a funeral tent erected by the Southern Movement at a school in Yemen has risen up to 19, including four children, medics said Saturday. Witnesses and southern activists had said two tanks shelled the t...

  21 outlaws arrested in crackdown

KHANEWAL: District Police Officer (DPO) Rana Ayaz Saleem said on Saturday that they had arrested 21 criminals including 15 proclaimed offenders in a crackdown. He told the media police had arrested Qaswar Javed, Muhammad Waqas Arshad and Shah Nawaz a...

  Vaccinator killed by gunmen at Mattani Hospital

PESHAWAR: Gunmen shot dead a health officer supervising an anti-polio vaccination campaign after storming a hospital where children were being immunized on Saturday here, media reported. Two other hospital staffs were injured in the attack at a gover...

  B’stan govt to stage sit-in outside parliament on Jan 12

QUETTA: Balochistan government has announced to stage a sit-in against kidnapping for ransom in the province, media reported. Addressing a press conference here Saturday, Provincial Information Minister Jaffar Mandokhel announced to stage a sit-in ou...

  Five found dead at historic tomb in Keenjhar lake

THATTA: Five men were found dead in mysterious circumstances at an historic tomb of Noori Jam Tamachi, located in the middle of Keenjhar Lake – a famous tourist attraction of Thatta in Sindh province, said police on Saturday. According a private TV r...

  Jirga assured safe release of villagers

LAKKI MARWAT: The members of Takhtikhel peace committee on Friday assured the elders of the Marwat Qaumi Jirga that they would secure the safe release of two kidnapped villagers of Shakh Quli Khan. Eight armed kidnappers had kidnapped three villagers...

  Benazir Bhutto’s death anniversary observed

PESHAWAR: Like other parts of the country, the death anniversary of former prime minister and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Benazir Bhutto was observed across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Friday. The main function in the province to this effect was o...

  Two soldiers, five lashkar members hurt in Mohmand blasts

GHALLANAI: Two soldiers and five members of a tribal lashkar (peace committee) were injured in two separate explosions in Baizai tehsil of Mohmand Agency on Friday, official sources said. The sources said the militants triggered an explosion through ...

  Torch-bearing rally on BB anniversary

LAHORE: THE PPP Lahore observed the sixth death anniversary of PPP chairperson and former prime minister of Pakistan Benazir Bhutto by holding a torch bearing rally and prayers ceremony outside the Lahore Press Club on Friday evening. The participant...


«Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 Next»

Feature / Analysis

  • Afghan Couple Find Idyllic Hide-Out in Mountains, but Not for Long

    HINDU KUSH RANGE, Afghanistan: They eloped from their village in the B...

    Read More »

  • Guantánamo Bay detainees' release upon end of Afghanistan war 'unlikely'

    US officials indicate fate of inmates captured during the country's lo...

    Read More »

  • Trailing candidates in Afghan election hold power in deciding next president

    KABUL: Some of the influential politicians who competed in Afghanistan...

    Read More »

  • Lessons Obtained from Afghan Presidential Polls 2014

    Preface History- When, Nadir Khan, the father of Zahir Shah the last k...

    Read More »


Opinion

  • Bridging the abyss

    DESCRIBING his experience of blindness, Prof John Hull of Birmingham U...

    Read More »

  • USAID documents cite Hillary Clinton in chaos of Afghan aid

    Despite waiver, reviews find U.S. money at riskIn internal government ...

    Read More »

  • Why a Regional Security Force Will Not Work in Afghanistan

    Talk of a new regional force is unrealistic. There is only one way to ...

    Read More »

  • Afghan election: Why the Taliban will win

    The West invaded Afghanistan, but Pakistan may have been the "true ene...

    Read More »