U.S. envoy for Afghan peace briefs President Ghani regarding his recent trips

Afghanistan, Jan. 16 -- The U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad briefed president Mohammad Ashraf Ghani regarding his recent trips aimed at the reviv... Read More

Govt cuts source tax on exports again; RMG exporters to get relief

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- The government has once again slashed tax at source to 0.25 percent from the existing 0.60 percent for exporting goods to give some relief mainly to the RMG exporters following the r... Read More

Raj woman among 4 killed in Afghanistan terror strike

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- A woman from Rajasthan was among four people killed on Tuesday in a terror attack in Kabul claimed by the Taliban, raising fresh questions about the safety of hundreds of Indian ... Read More


United Nations, Jan. 16 -- Commending India for being a very important player in the multilateral system, UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa has said the country is a "leading force... Read More

Man arrested with 900gm poppy husk in Sirsa

Hisar, Jan. 16 -- The crime investigation agency (CIA) of Sirsa police arrested one person for alleged drug peddling and recovered 900gram of poppy husk from his possession on Monday night. The accuse... Read More

After the SC verdict

Pakistan, Jan. 16 -- The Pakistan Muslim League-N camp is rightly elated at a verdict by the five-member bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan that has thrown out an appeal by the National Accountabi... Read More

Tightrope walk

Pakistan, Jan. 16 -- Zalmay Khalilzad, the US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, has landed in Pakistan on a four-day visit as part of his endeavors to ensure that the Afghan land ... Read More

Nawaz illegally transferred Pakpattan shrine land: JIT

Pakistan, Jan. 16 -- The Supreme Court was on Tuesday informed that then chief minister of Punjab Nawaz Sharif ordered illegal transfer of land of the Pakpattan shrine in 1985, a private TV channel re... Read More

Pakistan frees another senior Taliban leader

Pakistan, Jan. 16 -- Pakistan on Tuesday released a senior Afghan Taliban leader who was taken into custody from Peshawar a few days ago, Taliban sources said. Hafiz Mohibullah is the member of a Tal... Read More

Punjab Assembly makes history as Pervez Elahi issues first production orders

Pakistan, Jan. 16 -- Punjab Assembly made history after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz's Salman Rafique, presently facing the National Accountability Bureau's investigation in management/developers of P... Read More