India’s sharp-shooter granny fighting male domination
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India’s sharp-shooter granny fighting male domination

At first glance there is nothing remarkable about Parkaso Tomar, a hardy 70-something woman who…

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Thailand army accepts Thaksin sister election win
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Thailand army accepts Thaksin sister election win

Gen Prawit Wongsuwan said the military would not stand in the way of Ms Yingluck…

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italy high-speed rail tunnel: Fresh clashes in Alps
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italy high-speed rail tunnel: Fresh clashes in Alps

Police have again clashed with demonstrators in the Italian Alps over the construction of a…

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Americans Celebrate 235th Independence Day
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Americans Celebrate 235th Independence Day

Monday is U.S. Independence Day, the holiday informally called the Fourth of July. Americans celebrate…

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Vietnamese Protesters Denounce China in Maritime Dispute
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Vietnamese Protesters Denounce China in Maritime Dispute

About 100 people rallied in Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi, Sunday to protest China’s recent actions in…

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Pakistan remains very important counter-terror partner: US National Security Advisor
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Pakistan remains very important counter-terror partner: US National Security Advisor

WASHINGTON: Pakistan remains a “very important counterterrorism partner” for the United States and Washington is…

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No mid-term polls as it’s time for local govt elections : Gilani
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No mid-term polls as it’s time for local govt elections : Gilani

MULTAN: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Sunday rejected Opposition’s call for mid-term polls…

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CDA to Launch Transport Service
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CDA to Launch Transport Service

ISLAMABAD: The Capital Development Authority (CDA) will launch the Prime Minister’s CDA Rapid Bus Transit…

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Secretary Establishment pays farewell call on PM
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Secretary Establishment pays farewell call on PM

ISLAMABAD: Secretary Establishment Abdul Rauf Chaudhry, who is retiring on July 6,  paid a farewell…

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Libya: Muammar Gaddafi threatens Europe
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Libya: Muammar Gaddafi threatens Europe

Col Gaddafi said Libya would target European “homes, offices, families” unless Nato stopped its campaign.…

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Maria Shriver files for divorce from Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Maria Shriver files for divorce from Arnold Schwarzenegger

Mr Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, a Kennedy heiress and former journalist, separated in May amid…

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Obama chooses new counterterror chief
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Obama chooses new counterterror chief

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s choice for his next counterterrorism chief is Matthew Olsen, a…

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DSK’s Bail Lifted As Accuser ‘Admits Lies’
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DSK’s Bail Lifted As Accuser ‘Admits Lies’

Dominique Strauss-Kahn has had his bail lifted after prosecutors said his accuser had lied repeatedly…

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UK-Pakistan leaders pledge to work together against militancy and for promotion of peace
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UK-Pakistan leaders pledge to work together against militancy and for promotion of peace

LONDON – President Asif Ali Zardari and the British Prime Minister David Cameron  agreed on…

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3 ex-Generals to face action
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3 ex-Generals to face action

ISLAMABAD – The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Friday directed Secretary Planning and Development Division…

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