Saturday, September 23, 2017
Pakistan developed short-range N-weapons to counter India's

IANS NEW YORK PAKISTAN has developed short-range nuclear weapons to counter the 'Cold Start'doctrine of the Indian Army, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Thursday. On his maiden visit to the US as Pakistan prime ..

Bangladesh treats thousands of Rohingya  for bullet, machete, landmine wounds

AFP COX'S BAZAR BANGLADESH said on Thursday it had treated more than 2,350 Rohingya refugees for serious injuries sustained during ethnic violence in Myanmar, including bullet and machete wounds and trauma from landmines. ..

Campus bikes liberate Pakistan's female students

REUTERS ISLAMABAD FOR Senam Khan, one of the founders of a bike sharing scheme on a Pakistani university campus, the start-up has had unexpected - and welcome - consequences. The aim of the five young entrepreneurs who conceived the ..

IANS KATHMANDU NEPAL is pushing for opening nine more border points with China, beyond the four that the two neighbours have agreed upon, a media report said. Both sides held a meeting here on Wednesday on opening more border points, ..

PTI ISLAMABAD PAKISTAN'S former dictator Pervez Musharraf on Thursday claimed that Asif Ali Zardari was responsible for the killing of his wife Benazir Bhutto, saying the former president gained the most from the ..

REUTERS SITTWE MYANMAR'S army chief called on Thursday for people internally displaced by violence in Rakhine State to go home and rebuild communities, but he made no mention of 422,000 Rohingya Muslims who fled to Bangladesh ..

AFP YANGON FACEBOOK said it has banned a Rohingya militant group from its site, designating it a 'dangerous organisation'as information on the deepening crisis is muddied by claims, counter-claims and hate speech on ..

KATHMANDU FOR the first time, Nepal will re-measure the height of the Mt Everest on its own, amid reports that the height of the world's highest peak has changed after the deadly 2015 earthquake in the Himalayan nation. The height ..