Tuesday, January 23, 2018
No threat of military action from US: Abbasi

Dawn.com ISlamabad Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday said that there is no threat of Washington undertaking military action against Pakistan. His comments come in the wake of growing tense relations between Pakistan ..

Bangladesh delays return of Rohingya to Myanmar

Reuters PALONG KHALI, Bangladesh Bangladesh has delayed the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar, set to start on Tuesday, because the process of compiling and verifying the list of people to be sent back is ..

AFP Kabul Taliban militants who killed at least 22 people at a luxury Kabul hotel went from room to room searching for foreigners, survivors and a security source said Monday as more details of the victims emerged. Insurgents armed ..

AFP Balukhali Attackers on Monday killed a Rohingya representative in a Bangladesh refugee camp, the second such death in three days as tensions mount over the planned repatriation of some 750,000 refugees to Myanmar. Sources said ..

Colombo: Exiled Maldives opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed on Monday accused China of seizing land in the politically-troubled Indian Ocean archipelago and undermining its sovereignty. Nasheed said Chinese interests had ..

Kathmandu: China has donated over 32,000 sets of solar power generation systems to Nepal to enhance its domestic capacity in combating climate change. The donated items included 32,000 sets of household solar power generation ..

KABUL: Afghan security officials met on Monday to draw up a response to a deadly attack on Kabul's Hotel Intercontinental that exposed once again how vulnerable the capital remains to militant assaults. The attack by gunmen ..

Dawn.com Islamabad A prosecutor general (PG) for the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has yet to be appointed because President Mamnoon Hussain rejected the five nominees put forward by the prime minister, a three-member ..

Dawn.com Sindh The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday accepted a petition asking for a probe into the the alleged 'fake'police encounters carried out by former Malir SSP Rao Anwar. The high court issued notices to Anwar, Sindh ..