The military train derailed on Thursday while crossing the Chanawan canal near Gujranwala in eastern Punjab province killing at least 17 and wounding 5.
The Islamabad High Court in mid April had ordered the trial court to conclude the Mumbai attack case in two months.
Through comic books and mural paintings, Pakistani artists seek to tackle indoctrination of youth by extremist organizations, the root cause of growing terrorism.
Myint Naing is among thousands of Burmese fishermen who are tricked or sold into forced labor in fishing industry, forced to work under harsh conditions with little pay.
Anisa Rasouli, the head of the Afghan Women Judges Association and a former juvenile court judge, was the only female nominated to the nine-member bench.
The heat wave struck Karachi at a time when the city's Muslim majority was observing the dawn-to-dusk fasting month of Ramadan.
The incessant rains, caused by a virtually persistent low in the Bay of Bengal, in the past two days and resulting in the swelling of rivers have also marooned millions of people in several hundred villages in the region.
Sushma Swaraj announced that the government of India had pledged to provide $1 billion for Nepal’s reconstruction over a period of five years.
Pakistan today accused India of politicising the UN Security Council's Sanctions Committee by making unfounded "insinuations" against it, days after China blocked India's move calling for action against Pakistan over 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi's release.
"I am not surprised with the result. Those who didn't vote for the change have shown they are against change," Suu Kyi said.
Myanmar's parliament rejected changes to two clauses that would allow Suu Kyi to compete in the elections and remove military veto power.
Foreign donors and agencies announced billions of dollars to aid Nepal's reconstruction but the funds still fall short of the required total of USD 6.7 billion.
BBC report claimed Pak party received funds from India; ‘Report was planted by Pak army to defame us’
"What disputed territory," Dar angrily asked as he cited the expected economic benefits of the corridor and said, "Gilgit-Baltistan is part of Pakistan."
The heatwave, sweeping across southern Sindh province, has been going on since the start of Ramadan last week, wreaking havoc and triggering an emergency situation in major hospitals of the province.
The port city has been in the grip of a heat wave called the worst in at least a decade, with temperatures reaching 45° Celsius.
Suspects killed several police officers with knives and bombs after speeding through a traffic checkpoint in a car in Kashgar's Tahtakoruk district
A 15-year-old school boy who was taking a selfie while pointing a toygun at his friend died after the police in Pakistan's Punjab province mistook them for armed robbers and opened fire on them.
Bloggers, who have been constantly living under the threat of being killed by the fundamentalists feels that Bangladesh government should be more proactive in stopping the attacks on bloggers and intellectuals of Bangladesh.
In separate raids, the ANF seized 10.6 tonnes of Hashish, 517 kilograms of Morphine and 55 kilograms of Marijuana.
Afghan Taliban and Haqqani network continued to find safe haven in Pakistan and although the country's military operations disrupted the actions of these groups, it did not directly target them.
Kerry said the talks, which have a deadline of June 30, "remain tough," but insisted the US had not changed its position "one iota" in recent months.
The height of the world's tallest mountain at 8,848 meterthe height of the world's tallest mountain at 8,848 metre was left unaffected was left unaffected by the devastating earthquakes that hit Nepal.
Six heritage sites reopened to bring back tourists as the government worries that the fear of quakes will effect tourism.
Pakistan's Interior Ministry has halted an order it made closing the office of the international aid group Save the Children in Islamabad, an official said Sunday.
The resignation by Amnesty International (AI) vice-president follows announcement of total “dissociation” from the human rights body by its founder-chairperson (Nepal Chapter) Krishna Pahadi.
It has calculated the damage extent in housing and human settlements, the sector suffering the most damage, at Rs 330 billion.
Setting up a National Reconstruction fund of USD 2 billion, the Nepali government last month urged the international community to contribute to the fund.
Sharif said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPCEC) holds enormous potential for transforming lives of region's people.
Over 240 suspected militants have been arrested by Pakistani security forces after a search operation in the restive Balochistan province, officials said Saturday.
An Afghan official says at least 20 police officers have been killed after militants ambushed checkpoints in the country's volatile southern Helmand province.
The first quake was recorded at 1.22 am (local time) with its epicenter in Dolakha district. Another tremor of 4.4 magnitude was recorded at 10.19 am (local time).
Pakistan has been sharply critical of India with its leaders slamming Modi's recent remarks in Bangladesh that Pakistan was creating disturbance and instigating terrorism in India.
The suicide bomber, who was riding a motorcycle, blew himself up near a vehicle in the northwestern city of Peshawar.
Pakistan, which owns about 120 nuclear warheads, has the fastest growing nuclear weapons programme in the world.
The landslide hit during the night in Taplejung district, about 500 kilometers (310 miles) east of the capital, Kathmandu, said government administrator Surendra Bhattarai.