November 8, 2013
“Real estate sector loses tax battle”(Business Line, November 7) is full of errors about the statutory provisions decision of the Apex Court. There is confusion regarding...
Washington, Nov 4
A major airport in the southern state of Alabama reopened on Sunday after police swept the airport for bombs and declared an “all clear.” The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport tweeted...
Islamabad, Nov 3
Amid accusation by Pakistan that America deliberately sabotaged peace talks by killing Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud, the US on Sunday said the militant group has a “symbiotic relationship” with...
Islamabad, Nov 2
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief Hakimullah Mehsud, who was killed in a CIA-operated drone strike in the country’s restive North Waziristan, was today buried at an unknown location, a media report...
Ranchi, Oct 28
Three suspects have been detained by Jharkhand Police during a raid here in connection with the Patna serial blasts that left five persons dead and 83 injured.“Based on the tip-off by Bihar...
New Delhi, Oct. 15
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has asked the Government to present all the facts to the public about the captured US ship MV Seaman, citing several cases of illegal arms haul tha...
October 11, 2013
The Pakistan premier’s track record, like many before him, does not inspire confidence. »
Baghdad, Oct 7
An Al-Qaeda front group said it carried out an attack on security forces in Iraq’s usually-quiet autonomous Kurdish region, in a statement posted on the Honein jihadist forum.
Washington, Nov 16
The US has announced a reward of $10 million for information about suspects in the last year’s attack at its Benghazi consulate in Libya.
Since January 2013, the Rewards for Justice (RFJ)...
November 4, 2013
The Taliban in Pakistan and Afghanistan denied an entire generation of girls their right to education and destroyed their future. Will Mehsud’s death make a difference?
Bamako, Nov 3
Two journalists with Radio France Internationale (RFI) were found dead after being kidnapped by armed men in Mali’s troubled northeast, government and security sources said.Ghislaine Dupont...
The Pakistan Taliban on Saturday selected Khan Said Sajna as their new leader after Hakimullah Mehsud was killed in a US drone strike, members of the insurgent group said.Sajna is from a gr...
Gurgaon, Oct 29
The Centre today said it had alerted the Bihar Government about possible terror attack on BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s rally in Patna which was rocked by serial blasts on Sunday...
New Delhi, Oct 23
The Home Ministry has sought opinion of Maharashtra government on reducing sentence of Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt and two other convicts in the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts.
The move ca...
Puli Alam (Afghanistan), Oct 15
A bomb hidden in a microphone killed an Afghan provincial governor today as he made a speech at a mosque after Eid prayers in Logar, close to the capital Kabul, officials said.“This morning...
Srinagar, Oct 9
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said it was impossible for India to normalise its relations with Pakistan till the neighbouring country does not stop infiltration and ceasefir...
Peshawar, Oct 7
At least seven people, including four policemen, were killed today when a bomb targeted a police vehicle providing security to an anti-polio programme on the outskirts of Peshawar district in Nort...