Monday, Dec 29, 2014
December 29, 20143:28 am

By nightfall searchers facing bad weather had found no sign and the search was called off for the night.

December 28, 20145:40 pm

So far six people, convicted of attacks on GHQ and former president Pervez Musharraf, have been executed.

December 28, 20144:47 pm

AirAsia mourned the incident by changing the colour of its logo from fiery red to grey.

December 28, 20143:34 pm

It ends with 2,224 American soldiers killed, according to an AP tally, out of a total of some 3,500 foreign troop deaths.

December 27, 201410:21 pm

Xinhua's reporters in North Korea found that the Internet was "very unstable" throughout the day, the report added.

December 27, 20148:30 pm

At least four soldiers were also injured in the shootout.

December 27, 20143:35 pm

980,095 people from over 270,000 families are affected in 17 districts in the country.

December 27, 201410:08 am

"Obama always goes reckless in words and deeds like a monkey in a tropical forest," said a North Korean spokesman.

December 26, 20144:15 pm

The two have for years locked horns in the home market over a series of bitter PR disputes.

December 26, 20144:10 pm

Saddam was also planner of killing of 11 security personnel and eight scouts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa last year.

December 26, 20142:18 pm
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Our interactive story maps show the impact of the Tsunami that hit Asia on December 26, 2004

December 26, 20142:04 pm

160,000 plus people died in Indonesia, more than half of the total 230,000 people killed across region.

December 26, 201411:12 am
Barack Obama, US in Afghanistan, US Afghanistan

13 years and $1 trillion later, the U.S. is preparing to pull the vast majority of its combat troops out of Afghanistan by year's end.

December 25, 20148:01 pm
Since the 1990s, novel methods have allowed doctors to detect viruses in the pre-symptomatic phase of an infection.

It is also the world's first 2014-genetic mutation Ebola vaccine.

December 25, 20147:10 pm

Ishaq was involved in carrying out attacks on minority Shias and the assault on the Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009.

December 25, 20149:57 am

New defence minister General Nakatani is the only change in Abe's previous cabinet.

December 25, 201410:02 am

Abe won 328 votes out of the 470 cast by lawmakers in a special session of the lower house today.

December 23, 20148:08 pm
North Korea back online after a 9-hour Internet outage

Though it denies responsibility for the Sony hack, Pyongyang has called it a "righteous deed".

December 22, 201410:09 pm

The law enforcement and security agencies have stepped up operations in areas of Karachi following Peshawar school attack.

December 22, 20147:08 pm

The militants wanted to kill as many children of army officers as possible, the warning stated.

December 22, 20146:55 pm

Taliban asked the activists to stop his protests or he and his family would be targeted by the rebels.

December 22, 20142:44 pm

Heavy weapons were recovered from the militants' possession, sources said.

December 22, 201410:46 am

Police said they will continue to crack down on the illegal activities to prevent them from rebounding.

December 21, 20143:53 pm

Pakistan police also started air surveillance of sensitive installation which was under threat.

December 21, 20141:31 pm

Police operational chief of Jawzjan province says that along with the seven killed, five other policemen were wounded in the attack.

December 21, 20143:04 am

Pakistan is the country worst affected by terrorism in the world, Aziz said.

December 20, 20149:02 pm

After the recent attack on Peshawar's school that killed 148 people, the army has escalated its offensive in the tribal region.

December 20, 20145:57 pm

NSA Sartaj Aziz said that no joint operation but only coordinated actions would be taken against militants.

December 20, 201412:33 am

Police found the bodies of the children inside a home. The victims range in age from 18 months to 15 years.

December 19, 20144:26 am

When the pictures of the terrorists were released and later shown to Ahmad, he immediately recognised those who had opened fire.

December 19, 20144:22 am

The officials believe that five of the seven militants blew themselves up inside the administration block.

December 18, 20147:07 pm

Sri Lankan troops allegedly killed about 40,000 Tamil civilians in the final months of fighting against LTTE in 2009.

December 18, 20144:50 am

Tahira Qazi, the school’s principal, was among those killed in the attack.

December 18, 20144:34 am

This is not the time to mourn; this is the time to get angry.

December 18, 20143:09 am

As security expert Brig (retd) Mehmood Shah told a meeting of political leaders in the city, the gunmen were “wild creatures”.

December 18, 20148:31 am

The group was founded in 2007 by jihadi commander Baitullah Mehsud.