China makes its North Korea move
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China makes its North Korea move

The Barack Obama administration’s policy of “strategic reassurance” vis-a-vis China appears to be yielding its…

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Pilot accused of molesting air hostess
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Pilot accused of molesting air hostess

GURGAON: A 22-year-old SpiceJet  air hostess was allegedly molested by a senior pilot  in the…

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PM tells SC to lay off policy issues
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PM tells SC to lay off policy issues

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh  on Monday virtually ticked off the Supreme Court, saying…

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Khaki enemy? 60000 Kashmiris apply for 3000 police jobs
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Khaki enemy? 60000 Kashmiris apply for 3000 police jobs

SRINAGAR: Despite reports of desertions in its ranks and threats of social boycott, J&K police…

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Chinese pilots lied about flying records
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Chinese pilots lied about flying records

China is checking the qualifications of all its commercial pilots, after it emerged that more…

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Malaysian jailed for 95 snakes on a plane
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Malaysian jailed for 95 snakes on a plane

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysian was jailed for six months and fined 190,000 ringgit ($61,000) for…

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Government officials in Kabul are trying to ease a crisis in Afghanistan’s biggest bank. Mandy…

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Tax proposed to cope with flood crisis
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Tax proposed to cope with flood crisis

KARACHI: President Asif Ali Zardari proposed on Sunday that a one-time flood tax be levied…

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CCI meeting today
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CCI meeting today

ISLAMABAD: The Council of Common Interests (CCI) is going to approve the issuance of ‘Smart…

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Defence Day being observed with simplicity
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Defence Day being observed with simplicity

ISLAMABAD: The Nation was observing Pakistan Defence Day in simplicity on account of devastation caused…

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Pakistan’s military rises to the fore
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Pakistan’s military rises to the fore

ISLAMABAD – Flood devastation has affected approximately 20 million Pakistanis, destroyed infrastructure and left the…

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Afghan government poised to bail out Kabul Bank
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Afghan government poised to bail out Kabul Bank

Bank in corruption scandal to get $200m lifeline from state as thousands of customers queue…

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Visibility of Gay People Reflects Changes in China
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Visibility of Gay People Reflects Changes in China

SHANGHAI — The rush hour crush had just subsided on a stifling recent summer evening,…

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Heavy in Dollars, China Warns of Depreciation
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Heavy in Dollars, China Warns of Depreciation

BEIJING (Reuters) – China on Friday offered a rare glimpse into its foreign exchange reserves,…

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Indian filmmaker asked to leave U.S. within 90 days
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Indian filmmaker asked to leave U.S. within 90 days

The drama over the arrest of Indian documentary filmmaker Vijay Kumar in Houston for possessing…

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