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7 killed, 15 wounded in car bomb attack in Baghdad

At least seven people were killed and 12 wounded on Tuesday in a car bomb explosion at a crowded street in Iraqi capital Baghdad,...

My govt ‘managed freedom fighters’ in Kashmir: Musharraf

Pakistan’s former dictator General Pervez Musharraf has said his administration ‘managed freedom fighters’ in Kashmir but later realised a political process wasneeded to negotiate...

Media ‘enemy of the Americian people’: Trump

​ The media is an “enemy of the American people”, US President Donald Trump has said, stepping up his attack on newspapers and channels that...

I will not let Iran develop nuclear weapon, ever: Trump

​ Press Trust of India: Washington US President Donald Trump has assured Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he will not allow Iran develop a...

Pak Govt bending to Indian pressure: Musharraf

​ Agencies Islamabad :Asserting that the Pakistan Government was taking action against Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) solely due to pressure from India, former president General (retd) Pervez...

Former Pakistan envoy to US questions Islamabad’s Kashmir policy

​ HIGHLIGHTS Former Pak envoy to US Husain Haqqani has said resolving the Kashmir issue would unlikely address the challenge of terrorism and sectarian conflict A report...

Meet Dr. Shawna Pandya, the third Indian origin woman to go to space

     File photo      Dr Shawna Pandya is a general physician in Canada’s Alberta University Hospital. She is also an astronaut preparing for two crucial...

Eiffel Tower to be secured with bulletproof glass walls

​ Paris's iconic monument, the Eiffel Tower, will undergo a massive facelift to tighten security by next autumn as plans have been revealed for bullet-proof...

China always urged Taliban to join peace talks: Envoy

​ Agencies: Beijing : A top Chinese diplomat told Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani that Beijing has always urged the Taliban militant group to enter into...

Saudi Arabia celebrates its first ever Women’s Day in Riyadh

      File photo Saudi Arabia has celebrated its own Women’s Day, a first for the ultra-conservative Islamic kingdom. A three-day gathering was held at the King Fahd...

Kashmir, Palestine suffering at hands of ‘occupying forces’: Pakistan

Pakistan president Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday said that the people of Palestine and Kashmir are suffering at the hands of "occupying forces." The Pak president...

Palestine President visits Pakistan

​ Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday began a three-day visit to Pakistan, officials said. Abbas, accompanied by a 17-member delegation including five ministers, will inaugurate...