12-year-old child raped in India as she was on way to school for Independence...

CHANDIGARH: A 12-year-old girl on her way to school to celebrate Independence Day was kidnapped and raped in Chandigarh on Tuesday, reported NDTV. The class...

Nawaz Sharif’s rally over-speeding to reach Lahore home via GT Road

RAWALPINDI: The cavalcade of Nawaz Sharif, who was ousted by Supreme Court (SC) under 62(1)(f) of the Constitution in Panama Leaks case, resumed its...

Transgender US troops sue Trump over ban announcement

WASHINGTON: Five transgender women in the US military are suing President Donald Trump and the Pentagon over Trump’s recent announcement he would reinstate a...

PTI women wing warns Gulalai to ‘apologize or face Jirga’

PESHAWAR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) women wing on Wednesday termed flurry of scathing allegations from Ayesha Gulalai as an attempt to earn cheap publicity. They were...

Newly-elected PM meets Nawaz Sharif to form cabinet

MURREE: Ahead of formation of the new federal cabinet today (Wednesday), Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi held a consultative meeting with former premier Nawaz...

At least 34 killed in Afghan Shia mosque attack

HERAT: A suicide bomber and a gunman killed at least 34 people and wounded 63 at a packed mosque in Afghanistan’s main western city...

Tillerson sends senior envoys to handle Qatar crisis

WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has asked two officials, including retired general and former Middle East envoy Anthony Zinni, to work to end...

Pakistan to elect new PM today, MQM supporting PML-N’s candidate

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly will meet today (Tuesday) to elect a new prime minister after Supreme Court of Pakistan disqualified Nawaz Sharif over a...

Elephants, tigers kill one human a day in India

NEW DELHI: Endangered elephants and tigers are killing one person a day in India as humans put a growing squeeze on their habitat, according...

US imposes sanctions on Venezuela after country holds election

WASHINGTON: The US government slapped sanctions on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday, the Trump’s administration’s toughest move so far against his government in...