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Woman who attempted suicide inside court throws red color on court's gate

Kathmandu, Nepal An aggrieved Nepali wife, Binu Yadav of Solukhumbu, claims she is being denied justice despite filing a complaint ...

Russia, China want Myanmar's sitting envoy out of UN

NEW YORK, USA - The UN has postponed a decision on who will represent Myanmar out of concern that Russia, ...

CJP Umar Bandial takes suo motu notice of Arshad Sharif's 'brutal killing'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - According to a statement issued by the Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday, Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) ...

PM Hasina Wajid inaugurates Japanese Economic Zone in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina called Bangladesh the perfect place in the world for investment on Tuesday, urging ...

After Chinese bypass solar panel tariffs, US plans new restrictions

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Commerce Department gas says new duties on imports from some major Chinese solar panel makers will ...

Military court sentences seven students to death for murdering retired officer

YANGON, Myanmar - According to a source close to the defendants, a military tribunal sentenced seven students to death on ...

Bangladesh police arrest 1,356 suspects in 24 hours as 15-day operation launched

DHAKA, Bangladesh - In the last 24 hours to Sunday night, police arrested at least 1,356 suspects as part of ...

Slum dwellers refuse to vacate area, pelt authorities, injure 21

KATHMANDU, Nepal - On Monday, at least 21 people were injured in a clash between Kathmandu Metropolitan City Police officers ...

Daesh claims attack on Pakistan embassy in Kabul

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - According to a statement issued by the Foreign Office on Sunday, Pakistan is verifying reports that the ...

Ambassador Faisal Tirmizi presents his credentials as Permanent Representative of Pakistan to IRENA

DUBAI, 9th December, 2022 (WAM) -- Ambassador of Pakistan to the UAE, Faisal Niaz Tirmizi, has presented his credentials as ...

Don't read too much into Russia-US prisoner swap Kremlin

Ties will remain strained despite the agreement to exchange Brittney Griner for Viktor Bout, according to a Kremlin spokesmanAn exchange ...

Brittney Griner Arrives in the US

U.S. professional basketball star Brittney Griner has arrived in the southern U.S. state of Texas after a high-stakes prisoner swap ...

Bangladesh PM Announces General Elections in January 2024

Bangladesh's next general election will be held during the first week of January 2024, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told a ...

MNS leader threatens against release of Fawad Khan's 'The Legend of Maula Jatt' in India

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Ameya Khopkar on Friday, threatened that his party would ...

Wish to improve my performance at higher level: Para shuttler Sukant Kadam

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Indian para shuttler Sukant Kadam has achieved World No 2 ranking in SL 4 ...

US exit from Afghanistan bolstered TTP activities in Pakistan: Report

Washington [US], December 9 (ANI): The US exit from Afghanistan last year had bolstered Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) activities with its ...

Edtech-focused accelerator to back foundational learning for kids from low-income communities

New Delhi/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 9 (ANI): A consortium of leading non-profit and philanthropic organisations in the Indian education sector ...

Exports of agri products from Northeast India jump 85 pc in 6 years

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): India's North Eastern Region (NER) witnessed an 85.34 per cent growth in the export ...

Govt should discuss India-China border issues in Parliament instead of reciting G20: Cong

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Friday said that the government should discuss the ...

Kuldeep Yadav added to India's squad for third ODI against Bangladesh

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 9 (ANI): Spinner Kuldeep Yadav has been added to India's squad for the third and final ...

Trump fumes over embarrassment for US

Former president condemns ?one-sided? prisoner swap with Moscow that left a US Marine behindTrading a high-profile prisoner for a basketball ...

Myanmar Families Hope to Overturn Death Sentences

WASHINGTON - The parents of seven university students sentenced to death by a military tribunal in Myanmar are appealing their ...

Indian markets open on positive note, tracking global cues

Mumbai (Maharashtra)[India], December 9 (ANI): The domestic markets on Friday opened on a positive note, picking up cues from global ...

I want Indian men's hockey team to believe in themselves: Former India forward Jagbir Singh

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Winner of the Bronze and Silver Medal at the 1986 and 1990 Asian Games, ...

US designates 6 Pakistani firms for 'unsafeguarded' nuclear proliferation

Washington [US], December 9 (ANI): The United States has placed six Pakistani companies on its entity list for missile proliferation ...

The Fabulous lives of Pakistani Generals

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 8 (ANI): An army's role around the world is to protect its country from perceived and actual ...

Pakistan: Court adjourns PTI Senator Azam Khan Swati's bail plea till December 12

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 9 (AN): A district and sessions court in Islamabad on Thursday adjourned Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Senator Azam ...

Asia Album: Udhauli Festival in Nepal

© Provided by Xinhua LALITPUR, Nepal, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- The people from eastern Nepal's Kirat community celebrated Udhauli Festival ...

Asia Album: A glimpse of pottery-making by Cham people in Vietnam

© Provided by Xinhua HANOI, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- Handmade pottery products by Vietnam's Cham people in Binh Thuan province ...

Young Bangladeshi artist showcases magnificent Chinese woodcut art

© Provided by Xinhua The Bangladesh arist, who received the "All Media Best Award" for his woodcut print in 2020, ...

A feeling I cannot describe: Pakistan's Imam-ul-Haq on first Test appearance at his birthplace Multan

Multan [Pakistan], December 9 (ANI): Pakistan batter Imam-ul-Haq is looking forward to his side dominating the second Test against England ...

Mark Wood to replace Liam Livingstone in England's second Test against Pakistan

Multan [Pakistan], December 9 (ANI): England pacer Mark Wood will be replacing an injured all-rounder Liam Livingstone in the second ...

lslamabad High Court bars arrest of PM Shehbaz Sharif's son upon arrival in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 9 (ANI): The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday issued orders barring authorities from arresting Pakistan Prime ...

Anti China protests results China loosing influence in South Asia

Beijing [China], December 8 (ANI): China's ambitious policy of exerting its influence in the South China Sea appears blurred as ...

Pakistan: Business confidence drops to -4pc

Islamabad [Pakistan], December 8 (ANI): Business confidence in Pakistan has plunged to negative-4 per cent in the last six months ...

Violence against women up in Pakistan's Punjab: Report

Lahore [Pakistan], December 8 (ANI): Criminal activities against women in Punjab province of Pakistan have skyrocketed with a surge in ...

Bodhidharma: Buddhist monk from India credited for diffusion of Chan Buddhism in China

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Bodhidharma, a revered Buddhist monk who lived during 5th or 6th century is credited ...

AUS vs WI: Labuschagne, Head post tons to power hosts to 330/3 on day 1

Adelaide [Australia], December 9 (ANI): Marnus Labuschagne hit his third consecutive century while Travis Head continued also scored a ton ...

Hrishikesh Kanitkar brings calm, we need someone like that: Indian skipper Harmanpreet Kaur on new batting coach

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 9 (ANI): Indian skipper Harmanpreet Kaur praised the newly appointed batting coach Hrishikesh Kanitkar, saying that ...

Viktor Bout, Arms Dealer in Prisoner Swap, Remembered as Monster

Viktor Bout, the former Russian military officer convicted of illegal arms trafficking in U.S. courts in 2012, and who was ...

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Economies on agenda as China's Xi visits Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: This week, Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Saudi Arabia, as the Middle East is increasingly looking ...

2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...

Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...

After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

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