Karachi, Nov 26 (IANS) Pakistan Rangers paramilitary personnel launched multiple raids in Karachi Thursday evening and detained over 500 activists of the Awami National Party (ANP), which described it as a 'target operation', a media report said Friday.
Friday, November 26, 2010 10:45:15 AM
Islamabad, Nov 26 (IANS) Of the 1,195 women murdered in Pakistan this year, 98 were killed after being raped, says a report by the country's first helpline for women and children.
Friday, November 26, 2010 10:27:06 AM
Colombo, Nov 26 (IANS) Underlining its commitment to resolving all bilateral issues through dialogue, India Friday asked Pakistan to dismantle the terror machinery and bring the perpetrators of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks to speedy justice.
Friday, November 26, 2010 10:05:21 AM
Guangzhou, Nov 26 (IANS) India's Suman Kundu lost to Nasanburm Ochirbat of Mongolia 0-3 in the semifinal of the women's 63-kg freestyle wrestling at the Asian Games here Friday.
Friday, November 26, 2010 9:46:12 AM
Tokyo, Nov 26 (DPA) Japanese shares inched higher in Friday morning trading as some export-oriented issues were boosted by a weaker yen.
Friday, November 26, 2010 8:48:03 AM
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to investigate reports of alleged corruption in the funds being disbursed to NGOs for development projects under the Kerry-Lugar bill.
Thursday, November 25, 2010 11:36:22 PM
Colombo, Nov 25 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna arrived here Thursday on a three-day visit during which India is expected to push for the devolution of powers and renew a $1.7 billion-pledge in the form of loans and aid for development of the war-ravaged northern Sri Lanka.
Thursday, November 25, 2010 9:50:09 PM
Baghdad, Nov 25 (DPA) Iraqi President Jalal al-Talabani Thursday officially assigned Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki the task of forming a new government, Iraqi news agencies reported.
Thursday, November 25, 2010 9:40:51 PM
Colombo, Nov 25 (DPA) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna arrived in Sri Lanka Thursday for a three-day visit aimed at expanding ties between the two neighbours, officials said.
Thursday, November 25, 2010 9:23:08 PM
Seoul, Nov 25 (DPA) South Korea was to name a new defence minister Friday after the resignation of Kim Tae Young in taking responsibility for what was seen as a weak response by Seoul to North Korea's artillery strike earlier in the week.
Thursday, November 25, 2010 9:22:34 PM
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