Afghan Information Ministry attacked, 2 attackers killed

Kabul: Three suicide bombers staged an assault on an 18-storey building housing the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology headquarters in the centre of the Afghan capital on Saturday. Two of the attackers were later killed by the security forces. No group claimed responsibility for the attack Hundreds of civilians were rescued from the More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Mueller finds no Trump-Russia collusion in presidential election

Washington: US Attorney General William Barr said on Thursday the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller “found no collusion” between the Donald Trump’s campaign and Russia during the More...

By Agencies On Thursday, April 18th, 2019

Imran Khan axes Finance Minister amid IMF talks

Islamabad: Asad Umar was removed as Pakistan Finance Minister on Thursday after mounting criticism over the state of the economy. In a tweet, Umar said the move was “part of a cabinet reshuffle” and More...

By Agencies On Saturday, April 13th, 2019

At least four Haqqani terrorists killed in Afghan airstrike

Gardez (Afghanistan): At least four Haqqani terrorists were killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan’s Paktia province on Friday, officials said. A number of heavy and light weapons and ammunition were also destroyed More...

By Agencies On Friday, April 12th, 2019

20 killed in Pakistan’s Quetta market blast

Islamabad: At least 20 people were killed, almost half of them belonging to the Shia Hazara minority, and 48 injured when a bomb hidden in a sack of potatoes exploded in a crowded market in Pakistan’s Quetta More...

By Agencies On Thursday, April 11th, 2019

Sudanese President Bashir forced out in coup

Khartoum: Sudanese Army on Thursday removed President Omar al-Bashir from power after nearly 30 years, following widespread protests that escalated at the weekend, Defence Minister Awad Ibn Ouf said. Demonstrations More...

By Agencies On Monday, April 8th, 2019

99 terrorists killed in Afghan battle

Kabul: At least 99 Taliban terrorists and 12 government security personnel have been killed in a fierce and lengthy battle in Afghanistans Badghis province, officials said on Monday. Government forces launched a More...

By Agencies On Sunday, April 7th, 2019

Will annex West Bank settlements if re-elected: Netanyahu

Tel Aviv: Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would extend the country’s sovereignty over parts of the West Bank if re-elected in the April 9 legislative polls, a major policy shift that would More...

By Agencies On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

US School teacher fired over topless selfie

Washington: A school teacher in one of New York City’s Long Island suburbs has claimed that she was sacked last week for an old topless selfie and is now threatening to sue her former school district for gender More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

FATF may blacklist Pakistan due to India lobbying: Qureshi

Lahore: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) could blacklist the country due to “lobbying by India” and that Islamabad would face More...