It was the first major avalanche on Mount Everest this climbing season.
The Sherpa guides had gone to fix the ropes for hundreds of climbers when the avalanche hit them.
High Commissioner of Pakistan to India, Abdul Basit is our guest at the Idea Exchange today.
Rawalpindi, whose suburbs blend into the capital of Islamabad, is the site of the powerful Pakistani military’s headquarters.
A bomb ripped through a railway car parked at a station in southwestern Pakistan, killing at least 13 people.
A key ally of President Rajapaksa expressed doubts over India’s motives in abstaining at the UNHRC vote against Lanka.
Shafqat and his wife Shagufta sent a blasphemous text message insulting Prophet Muhammad, according to the FIR.
According to reports, former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf’s convoy escaped a blast in Islamabad.
Four fishermen suffered severe injuries on head, hand and shoulder while others sustained internal injuries.
Farogh Nasim hurriedly filed his power of attorney to represent Musharraf on Monday.
Musharraf has been facing treason charges for suspending the constitution and imposing emergency in 2007.
The ruling party’s vote dropped from 66.91 in 2009 to 57.42 per cent in the district, one of three that make up the southern province.
A Hindu temple has been desecrated and set on fire in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province.
Taliban has sought the release of over 400 non-combatants from the custody of security forces for releasing the duo
Riding Harley Davidson look-alike bikes with wind shields, the women wardens zoomed on the Lahore roads.
Musharraf’s lawyer said the non-bailable arrest warrant against Musharraf did not stand any longer.
India along with 11 other countries abstained from voting while 12 other countries including Russia, China and Pakistan opposed the resolution.
PM Nawaz Sharif had said the decision of granting NDMA status to India was put off due to “lack of consensus”.
The West has feared that Pakistan’s nuclear assets were in danger of falling into the hands of terrorists if unrest was not controlled in the country.
Violence claimed four lives in suburban Munshiganj, south-western Jhalakathi and central Comilla and Brahmanbaria.
Yameen won the November 16 presidential run-off, five years after the island nation introduced multi-party democracy.
Two speeding buses collided with a truck carrying petrol resulting in the deaths and injuries of many people.
Recent clashes, including an attack on police last month, have left dozens of people dead in far west China.
The police say that after a Hindu moved into a rented house owned by a Muslim family, he may have inadvertently burned the holy book.
Beijing has accused the Dalai Lama of inciting the self-immolations to promote Tibetan separatism.
The mob set on fire the main Hindu temple and gutted the adjoining dharamshala, a official said.
Background checks need to be conducted on the security personnel deployed for Musharraf’s security, said Musharraf’s counsel.
India can play a very important role, diplomatically and economically in particular, said General Joseph Dunford.
Since August the heads of state of the two nations have met four times, which is very positive, said Dunford.
Tibetan official rebuffs suggestion of a compromise between the Dalai Lama and China as proposed by Bapa Wangye.