Owner Malik Fazal Abbas said he has had 4-year-old Queen since she was 2 months old.
Members of the U.S.-based Carter Center and the European Union will be invited to monitor general elections in Myanmar.
27-year-old Farkhunda was buried in Kabul on Sunday, her coffin carried aloft by women's rights activists.
Just yesterday Pakistan had executed 12 prisoners, the highest in a single day.
'Bruce Hazara', a member of Afghanistan's Hazara community, bears a striking resemblance to Bruce Lee.
Paramilitary troops were deployed to prevent more rioting by minority Christians after the deadly Taliban church attacks.
UN envoy said that recent reports indicate the Islamic State extremist group has established a foothold in Afghanistan.
After the end of the war with the LTTE, 300,000-strong armed forces don't have enough to do
The Taliban suicide attacks on two churches in Lahore left 15 people dead and over 80 wounded.
Aziz rejected Indian allegations that Pakistan was not doing enough to ensure Lakhvi remains behind the bars.
18 people were killed when a bus slipped off a rain-drenched mountain road in northwestern Nepal.
"Whenever there was a bomb blast they would arrest us for it, beat us up, take our money."
Pakistan mourns for Taliban church attack victims; Christian minority blocked roads in protest over the attacks.
A Pakistani national daily reported that the blast took place in Lahore's Youhanabad.
Rajapaksa had levelled allegations against India and the US had openly used their embassies to bring him down.
PM Narendra Modi said that he was glad his visit "is one to wipe tears from the eyes of those who suffered".
"Both the US and India openly used their embassies to bring me down," Rajapaksa said ahead of Modi's visit to the country.
The troops seized a large cache of assault rifles and detained suspects, including six "known criminals''.
As New Delhi begins to play an official role in peace talks between Naypyitaw and Myanmar’s ethnic rebel armies, the neighbouring country is gearing up to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May (which would be Modi’s second visit there in seven months), said peace envoy and former Mizoram CM Zoramthanga on Monday. The former […]
Eziz Musar, the prefecture's commissioner, said he will propose in this year's NPC that China enact legislation against extremism.
Kayani was later hand-picked by Musharraf as his successor in 2007 as the army chief and he served for 6 years.
Suspected BNP activists also torched some 18 vehicles across the country and attacked a government office.
Nepal's government needs to get the climbers to dispose of the waste properly so the mountain remains pristine.
A crowd of opposition supporters had also gathered behind police barricades at a short distance from the parliament building.
Farabi Shafiur Rahman had confessed to threatening to kill blogger Avijit Roy.
Avijit Roy, a US citizen of Bangladeshi origin, was hacked to death by machete-wielding assailants on Thursday.
Despite facing serious charges, Lakhvi and his co-conspirators have several rooms at their disposal right next to the jailer's office.
"We have seized 30 grenades...it appears they (militants) could have made some 300-400 bombs," he said.
The Bangladesh-born US blogger was known for his writing against religious fundamentalism, in Dhaka.
Benazir Bhutto was killed in gun and bomb attack in 2007 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
The epicenter of the tremor, originating at a depth of 28.9 kilometres, was about 100 km from Islamabad.
The WHO had declared that Pakistan is responsible for nearly 80 per cent of polio cases reported globally.
According to officials, she has apparently gone into hiding after the issue of her fake card surfaced.
Pakistan will also raise the issue of Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah allegedly hiding in Afghanistan.
19,272 people were arrested on different charges during operations conducted across the country under the National Action Plan.
Mohamed Nasheed was arrested Sunday and charged under an anti-terrorism law.