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Bhutan-India ties role model political relationship: Bhutan PM Tobgay

Washington: Describing ties between India and Bhutan as a "model relationship", Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay said trust, cooperation and confidence have helped build close relations between the two neighbours.....

Gunmen Storm Tunisian Museum in Deadly Attack

Tunisia's prime minister says 21 people are dead after an attack on a major museum, including 17 foreign tourists, and that two or three of the attackers remain at large. ....

Sohail Aman new Pakistan Air Force chief

Air Marshal Sohail Aman, an accomplished fighter pilot, was on Wednesday appointed as the chief of Pakistan Air Force. The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) said in a statement that the....

India to hold meet in China to celebrate UN Yoga Day

India will hold one of the biggest global yoga meets in China to celebrate the UN’s first International Day of Yoga. Over 10,000 yoga enthusiasts are expected to take part....

Passenger removed from United Airlines flight after yelling ‘Jihad!’

Washington: Alert passengers on board a United Airlines flight averted a potentially dangerous situation when they subdued a young co-passenger started yelling "Jihad! Jihad!" and appeared to threaten a hijacking.....

Pak court adjourns hearing on plea for cancelling Lakhvi bail

Pak court adjourns hearing on plea for cancelling Lakhvi bail

A Pakistani court on Tuesday adjourned the hearing of the government’s plea for cancellation of bail to Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind, till March 26 as his....

Malaysia launches new airline to provide value flights

Malaysia today launched a new airline, flymojo, aimed at providing value flights in south-east Asia.  The airline will be based out of a primary hub at Johor Bahru's Senai airport....

Indian researcher wins woman of the year 2015 in New South Wales

Melbourne: A 56-year-old Indian pancreatic cancer researcher in Australia has been named New South Wales Woman of the year 2015 for her contributions to medical research, tertiary education and the....

China extends support to Pakistan in countering terrorism

Beijing: China on Monday said it opposes terrorism in any form and backed Pakistan's efforts to counter terrorism and safeguard national stability. Condemning the Taliban attacks on churches in Pakistan,....

Scotland Yard face graft probe for covering up child sex abuse

London: The UK's police watchdog on Monday launched a probe into alleged corruption in Scotland Yard ranks for shielding influential politicians and officials involved in sex offences against children, including....

UN to have memorial wall dedicated to fallen peacekeepers

At India's initiative, a memorial wall dedicated to fallen peacekeepers will be built at the UN headquarters here as a lasting tribute to the sacrifice made by them in the....

India’s reaction to Pakistan court ruling on 26/11 attack mastermind Lakhvi ‘irrational: Sartaj Aziz

Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday termed as "irrational" India's strong reaction to a court's ruling ordering release of 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki- ur-Rehman Lakhvi, but hoped that the issue....