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Sri Lanka arrests 54 Indian fishermen

Colombo: Fifty-four Indian fishermen have been arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly poaching in the country's waters, days before the visit of a Lankan delegation to India to discuss....

UK court asks Pakistan to pay 150,000 pounds to India as legal fee

London: In a setback to Pakistan, a UK court has directed it to pay 150,000 pounds to India as legal fees in the 67-year-old Hyderabad Funds case involving the Nizam's....

Indian, Sri Lankan fishermen to meet to sort out issues

Colombo: Fishermen's associations of India and Sri Lanka will meet in Chennai next week to resolve the vexed issue of violation the maritime boundary and invading each other's waters. The....

We are occupied with tackling terror, no time for developmental issues: Pak PM

Lahore: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said most of his government's time is consumed in tackling terrorism and the acute energy crisis which leaves little time for development....

8 killed as gunmen attack church in Nigeria

Boko Haram attacks Nigerian town, kills 11

Bauchi: Witnesses say Boko Haram extremists have attacked a Nigerian town and killed 11 people who had just returned home after the military reclaimed the town. Resident Mohammed Umara said....

10 killed and 3 injured in road accident in Pakistan

Peshawar: At least ten people from a family, including six women, were killed and three others injured today when a speeding jeep fell into a ditch in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.....

Pakistan court reserves judgement on Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi’s plea

Lahore: A Pakistani court today reserved its judgement on the plea of LeT operations commander and 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi against his detention under a security act. "Lahore....

2 Pakistani security men killed in militant attack

Islamabad: At least two security personnel were killed today when militants attacked an administration official in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province. The convoy of Deputy Commissioner of Kharan district, Kharan Raziq....

Serious in Lakhvi trial, no critical evidence on him by US: Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday said it was serious in the trial of Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi and in bringing the perpetrators of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack to justice even as....

US holds 1st global conference on ‘Defending Dalit Rights’

Washington: The first global conference on Dalit rights will be held here to increase awareness about injustices faced by nearly 260 million people across the globe including in India due....

2 top Chinese politicians face corruption trials

Beijing: Two senior Chinese politicians, believed to be close associates of disgraced former security czar Zhou Yongkang, were today indicted on corruption charges and abuse of power, as part of....

‘India, US have mutual desire for naval, maritime ties’

Washington: With the convergence of strategic interest in the Indian Ocean there is a mutual desire for a deeper naval and maritime co-operation between India and the US, top Pentagon....