The Pakistani Taliban faction led by Maulanah Fazlullah claimed responsibility for the attack.
Outgoing President Hamid Karzai said the United States wanted war in Afghanistan 'because of its own interests'.
Chinese production and export of police equipment primarily used for torture, such as electric shock wands and neck-and-wrist cuffs connected by a chain, has grown dramatically, enabling human rights violations at home and abroad, Amnesty International said in a report Tuesday. More than 130 Chinese companies, up from 28 about a decade ago, are now […]
13,000 university students massed at a northern campus on Monday to launch a week-long boycott of classes.
Lt Gen Akhtar was promoted as three star general and appointed Director General Inter-Services Intelligence
The accused purchased iPhones during its launch in London at cheap rates to sell them in Pakistan at higher prices.
Russia says a number of its troops captured by Kiev's forces must have accidentally strayed across the border.
The worst-hit area was the mountain village of Luayon where some 45 houses were damaged and 15 destroyed.
The meeting is expected to discuss regional issues such as terrorism, drug and human trafficking and cyber crime.
Syria's civil war has killed at least 190,000 people, according to the U.N.
With Imran stepping up pressure on the government, Qadri also reiterated PAT's demand for Sharif's resignation.
The Tribunal's ruling triggered the deadliest political violence in the country's history.
There were 44 reports of fallen trees and some parts of the city were flooded, but no reports of landslides.
Taliban insurgents have been exploiting the uncertainty, launching bombings and attacks on government officials across the country.
The Japanese said there was no danger of a tsunami from the tremor.
They decided to step up collaboration in the economic sector, science and technology, culture and people-to-people links.
Typhoon Kalmaegi was over the South China Sea some 372 kilometers (231 miles) west of northwestern Laoag city before noon.
The spokesman said that Khan's supporters were arrested for violating section 144 which was imposed in the capital.
The money would be made available by blocking for a second year running transfers of funds from the federal budget into the Pension Fund.
China's meteorological center forecast heavy rain would continue in southwest and central China until Monday afternoon.
Matthew Miller tore up his tourist visa at Pyongyang's airport upon arrival and admitted to having the "wild ambition'' of experiencing prison life in North Korea.
The boat was carrying a wedding party when it met with the accident.
Qadri alleged that PML-N government has launched a crackdown on their supporters.
The city of Multan has been saved after officials created several breaches in the protective embankments to divert the floods.
Vladimir Putin wants another frozen conflict in eastern Ukraine, says Yatseniuk.
China's leaders have vowed to strike hard at religious militants and separatist groups.
The EU measures, details of which were released on Friday after a preliminary agreement on Thursday.
China said in the past a number of Uygur Islamic militants from the volatile Xinjiang province went to Syria to fight by joining IS forces.
The rights activist was found guilty on Thursday of disturbing public order.
Police said an unknown number of suspected insurgents first opened fire today in front of the Makrud Municipality building.
The army is using helicopters and boats to save lives and provide food to the people.
Several Asian nations are arming up, their wary eyes fixed squarely on one country: a resurgent China.
An unprecedented number of people have been charged with lese majeste offences since the coup, Amnesty said.
Life-size cardboard cutouts are being distributed to churches, schools and malls in the Philippine capital to generate "papal fever".
Lo Chi-cheng was convicted of selling classified information to China multiple times between 2007 and 2010 in return for about USD 250,000.
Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency said that there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.