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Ishaq Dar may leave Finance Ministry soon

The decision to replace embattled Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has been made at the highest levels of government, said a senior official.

Bollywood Tabloid 19 Nov 2017 11:05 am

Conspirators will gain nothing but defeat: Maryam Nawaz

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharifs daughter Maryam Nawaz has warned that those conspiring against the PML-N will gain nothing except defea

Bollywood Tabloid 19 Nov 2017 11:05 am

Prachanda’s only son dies due to heart failure

Prakash was secretary to his father Prachanda and also central member of CPN (Maoist-Centre).

The Hindu 19 Nov 2017 10:21 am

AC DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

While Young’s younger brother, Angus, the group’s school-uniform-wearing lead guitarist, was the public face of the band, Malcolm Youn

The Hindu 19 Nov 2017 10:12 am

Senator Flake says GOP is ‘toast’ if it follows Trump, Moore

He apparently didn’t know the microphone attached to his lapel was still on when he said, “[If we] become the party of Roy Moore and D

The Hindu 19 Nov 2017 10:00 am

Ecstatic Zimbabweans celebrate expected Mugabe downfall

If it happens, it may portend a similar fate for Africa’s other entrenched strongmen like Museveni, Kabila etc.

The Hindu 19 Nov 2017 12:27 am

19 held after clashes in Sri Lanka

At least 6 injured in Sinhalese-Muslim violence, say police

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 11:28 pm

Indian Army to conduct joint exercise with Myanmar

Indian and Myanmar armies will conduct their maiden joint exercise in Indias northeastern state of Meghalaya, an army official said on Satu

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

Sri Lankan author Anuk Arudpragasam bags 2017 DSC Prize for South Asian Liter..

Sri Lankan author Anuk Arudpragasams The Story of a Brief Marriage -- a touching tale of a young man trapped on the frontlines between the

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

India wants Jadhavs mother to be allowed to meet him first (Lead)

Pakistan on Saturday said it has received Indias reply to its offer to allow the wife of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

IAF commando, six militants including Lakhvis nephew killed in JandK gunfight..

A commando of the IAFs Garud force and six foreign militants, including top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) leader Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvis nephew, wer

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

BSF recovers heroin worth over Rs 100 crore in Punjab

In a joint operation, Border Security Forces (BSF) troopers and the Punjab Police have recovered 22kg of heroin in Punjabs Ferozepur sector

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

Disconnect between intent of Pakistan Army HQ, troops: DGMO

Indian Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) Lt. Gen. A.K. Bhatt on Saturday told his Pakistani counterpart there appeared to be

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

Two Cambodian reporters charged with espionage

They were alleged to have filed news reports to Washington-based Radio Free Asia, face 15-year jail

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 11:01 pm

Sharif, family members may face travel restrictions: report

Dawn reported that the NAB Lahore office on Friday initiated the process to place the names of Mr. Sharif, his sons Hussain and Hassan, da

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 10:41 pm

Caracas ex-Mayor reaches Spain after fleeing house arrest

Ledezma says he will fight Maduro from exile, Venezuelan President calls him “a vampire flying around the world.”

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 10:39 pm

United States could close PLO office

Move comes after Abbas called for ICC probe against Israel

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 10:17 pm

Russia again vetoes bid to renew Syria gas attacks probe

U.S. envoy Haley says Moscow is ‘wasting’ UN council’s time

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:59 pm

Finance Minister has not quit: Pakistan

After reports that Ishaq Dar decided to step down following Panama Papers scam

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:51 pm

Hariri meets Macron, to return to Lebanon on I-Day — November 22

French President brokering a solution to the crisis as Lebanese PM arrives in Paris from Saudi Arabia

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:41 pm

Abu Dhabi woos Indians with a cruise

The Department of Culture and Tourism — Abu Dhabi, is wooing travellers from Indian metros with a sail- through cruise and an art museum

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:23 pm

Trump reinstates curbs on elephant trophy imports

Says he will take a call after reviewing all conservation facts

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:12 pm

Who is Priti Patel?

In 2011, Priti Patel, then a backbench Conservative MP, surprised viewers of BBC’s Question Time show by expressing support for the deat

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 7:45 pm

The power of shame in Uganda

A remote district in Uganda got 97% of its householders to install toilets with a combination of fines and societal pressure

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 7:39 pm

All the President’s nuclear arms

The U.S. is estimated to have 7,000 nuclear warheads and the President has the sole power to authorise their use. Once the President takes

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 7:26 pm

Pakistan’s Jadhav dilemma

As officials of the Foreign Office, the Law Ministry, the Interior Ministry and the military met in the office of Attorney-General Ashtar

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 7:18 pm

The Indian in the Yasukuni Shrine

To the northwest of Tokyo’s imperial palace, the Yasukuni Shrine is a 148-year old complex of memorials and cherry tree-dotted grounds,

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 7:07 pm

Pirates of the Amazon: Rise of river gangs

While paddling a kayak down the muddy waters of a river in the Amazon region of Brazil, Emma Kelty, 43, came across a clutch of heavily ar

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 6:52 pm

Perils of Britain’s social housing

On the surface, the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC), the wealthy central London local council that is home to the luxury de

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 6:50 pm

IS not dead yet but its ‘caliphate’ dream in tatters

Analysts say many fighters of the group have either surrendered or fled or simply merged into the populace.

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 5:51 pm

19 arrested in Sri Lanka following violent clashes

Sri Lankan police on Saturday arrested 19 people after violent clashes erupted in Galle District.

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 5:05 pm

UNGA adopts Pakistan-sponsored resolution on self-determination

The UN General Assembly has unanimously passed a Pakistan-sponsored resolution reaffirming that the universal realisation of the right of p

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 5:05 pm

India replies to offer on Jadhav, wife to meet: Islamabad

Pakistan on Saturday said it has received a response from India on Islamabads offer to allow alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet h

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 5:05 pm

Lebanese PM Saad Hariri arrives in Paris after Saudi ‘hostage’ rumours

Lebanese President Michel Aoun says  Mr. Hariri would be back in Lebanon for Independence Day celebrations on November 22.

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 4:09 pm

Over 100 Rohingya killed fleeing Myanmar in two months

More than 100 Rohingya refugees have drowned in shipwrecks and boat capsizes as they fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh, according to a UN off

Bollywood Tabloid 18 Nov 2017 11:05 am

China says will work with North Korea to boost ties as envoy visits

China has repeatedly pushed for a diplomatic solution to the crisis over North Korea's development of nuclear weapons and missiles to carr

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 10:38 am

U.N. General Assembly President holds consultations on ICJ elections

India’s nominee Dalveer Bhandari and Britain’s Christopher Greenwood, who are seeking re-election at the Hague-based ICJ, are locked i

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:46 am

6.9-magnitude quake strikes Tibet

The quake struck Tibet’s Nyingchi Prefecture, located close to the Indian border.

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 9:28 am

‘State leaders must see plight of hill country Tamils’

Sri Lankan Minister urges them to visit Sri Lanka

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 8:33 am

Now, Mugabe’s own party wants him to go

Ruling ZANU-PF party to hold rally after calling for Mr. Mugabe’s resignation; Army appears to want a transition to former Vice-Presiden

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 8:13 am

Venus Williams’ Florida home burgled

Burglars hit tennis star Venus Williams’ Florida home, stealing $400,000 worth of goods while she was at the U.S. Open, police have reve

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 7:40 am

Stars descend on New Orleansas Serena weds Alexis Ohanian

Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Anna Wintour and Eva Longoria on guest list

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 12:50 am

China proposes alternative routes for CPEC via J&K, Nepal

Envoy keen on a treaty of friendship and free trade

The Hindu 18 Nov 2017 12:43 am

Kashmiri footballer quits militancy, Army calls him brave (Lead)

Majid Khan, a young footballer whose decision to join the LeT stunned Kashmirs, has given up militancy, the Army announced on Friday, with

Bollywood Tabloid 17 Nov 2017 11:05 pm

China must put maximum pressure on North Korea: Trump

Beijing must take a greater rule to defuse the crisis, he says.

The Hindu 17 Nov 2017 10:50 pm

Merkel’s future uncertain as coalition talks drag on

Ruling CDU, other parties struggle to find common ground

The Hindu 17 Nov 2017 10:27 pm

Sherin’s foster mother held in U.S.

Sini Ann Mathews turns herself in at the Richardson City Jail.

The Hindu 17 Nov 2017 10:12 pm

Baloch separatist commander killed

Pakistan’s military says security forces have killed a Baloch separatist commander involved in this week’s slaying of 15 men in southw

The Hindu 17 Nov 2017 10:07 pm

London transport authority apologises to Pakistan over ads

Activists carried ‘Free Balochistan’ promos on buses, taxis

The Hindu 17 Nov 2017 10:01 pm

Saudi deal for detainees: swap assets for freedom

‘Some businessmen sign agreements’

The Hindu 17 Nov 2017 9:52 pm