Philippines' Duterte seeks martial law extension for south

MANILA, Dec. 12 -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte asked Congress on Monday to extend martial law across the southern third of the country until the end of next year to combat Islamist militants ... Read More

Tug of war with the terrorists

Pakistan, Dec. 12 -- https://dailytimes.com.pk/assets/uploads/2017/12/11/al-qaeda-taliban-terrorist-militant-islamist.jpg It is now a fact that terrorists are on the run in Pakistan. They have been f... Read More

The politics of denial

Pakistan, Dec. 12 -- Of course, not only Nawaz Sharif has a denial problem. If politicians were not widely seen as hard-hearted, ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif wouldn't have billed himself as a co... Read More

Iraq after IS

Pakistan, Dec. 12 -- After a grueling three-year war against the Islamic State (IS), Iraqi Prime Minister (PM) Haider al Abedi has declared victory over the terrorist group. Abedi has declared that IS... Read More

UN Women Pakistan's Human Rights Day video has everyone in awe

Pakistan, Dec. 12 -- UN Women Pakistan unveiled their #LeaveNoOneBehind campaign on this International Day of Human Rights and had a strong message everyone should pay attention to. This year, they de... Read More

Consistency critical in fighting terrorism, radicalisation: Akbar

New Delhi, Dec. 12 -- Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar on Monday called for consistency in fighting terrorism and radicalisation. Speaking at the India-ASEAN Connectivity Summit, the Mi... Read More

Cong, BJP slug it out on Pak meddling

New Delhi, Dec. 12 -- A full-blown controversy has erupted over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's charge about Pakistan's "hand" in the Gujarat Assembly elections. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh an... Read More

Revolution in veg production

Dhaka, Dec. 12 -- For the last few years, a silent revolution has unfolded in vegetable farming across the country rapidly changing the fate of the small and marginal farmers. Bangladesh has witnesse... Read More

Jerusalem's demographic reality

India, Dec. 12 -- Trump's move to shift the US embassy to Jerusalem has created flutters in diplomatic circles. But why and how Israel took over East Jerusalem seems to be a forgotten chapter Jerusal... Read More

Jaish e Mohammed pledges to step up terror against India, US in secret conclave

Rawalakot, Dec. 11 -- The Jaish-e-Mohammed, a group founded by UN-designated terrorist Masood Azhar, recently organised a 'Shohada-e-Kashmir' conference in Rawalakot to commemorate the martyrdom of se... Read More