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Palestinians say round of talks halted after clash

August 27, 2013 12:27:06 pm

Youssef was arrested after he returned from morning prayers at 7:00 a.m.

I am leaving presidency as a satisfied man,says Zardari

August 27, 2013 12:00:31 pm

I have no regrets. I'm exiting the Presidency with honour and dignity,says Zardari.

Karzai’s visit yields Pak support to address extremism,start dialogue with Taliban

August 26, 2013 9:47:40 pm

Primary concern for both countries is the lack of security for their citizens.

Snipers fire at UN vehicle,chances of unearthing chemical evidence fades

August 26, 2013 8:30:48 pm

The strenuous task will be made more difficult due to a variety of interests at play.

UN experts in Syria head to site of alleged poison gas attack

August 26, 2013 4:11:00 pm

US and allies complain evidence has been destroyed by shelling.

UK says action possible in Syria without UNSC unity,Russia warns America of ‘danger’

August 26, 2013 3:47:02 pm

Disagreements are surfacing among members of the UN Security Council.

Egypt: Mubarak,Brotherhood chiefs due in court tomorrow; face death penalty if convicted

August 24, 2013 10:06:01 pm

A number of cases are pending against ex-dictator Mubarak,who was ousted in 2011.

US Navy moves closer to Syria,Obama weighs options of direct engagement

August 24, 2013 9:30:28 pm

Obama had earlier said any party using chemical weapons will be severely punished.

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan eject top leader for welcoming peace offer by Nawaz Sharif

August 24, 2013 6:50:03 pm

Pak PM had called on the Taliban to drop arms and enter into dialogue.

Nigeria: 44 in a village killed by slitting throats,authorities suspect Boko Haram

August 24, 2013 5:30:46 pm

Tuesday's incident came to light late as communication was severed.

UN disarmament chief arrives in Syria,to press for chemical weapons inquiry

August 24, 2013 3:52:42 pm

Iran and Russia,principle backers of Assad's regime,have also called for impartial inquiry.

Al Qaeda blames Hezbollah for Lebanon bombings

August 24, 2013 3:05:34 pm

Al Qaeda's North African branch blamed Lebanese Shi'ite Muslim militant group.

Death toll in Lebanon bombings rises to 47

August 24, 2013 2:00:37 pm

Local TV stations aired footage of the frantic first moments following the explosions.

Indian-origin Singaporean jailed for 12 years for raping minor

August 24, 2013 12:31:21 pm

The Indian-origin Singaporean has been jailed for 12 years and given 12 strokes of the cane.

After Mubarak’s ‘release’,Egypt braces for fresh protests

August 23, 2013 7:52:32 pm

Despite the Army's iron-fisted rebuke of the Brotherhood,protests likely to continue.

Learning from Savita’s tragic passing,Ireland performs first legal abortion

August 23, 2013 7:20:34 pm

Protection of Life Under Pregnancy Act was drafted after the tragedy.

Obama gravely concerned by reports of alleged Chemical Weapons use in Syria

August 23, 2013 7:12:23 pm

US President fears US intervention could create animosity in local population.

Burqa-clad woman must show face,justice can’t be subject to religion: British judge

August 23, 2013 5:05:00 pm

The judge said he would not allow the 21-year-old defendant to stand trial in the veil.

15-day Raksha Bandhan festivities begin in Peshawar

August 20, 2013 9:37:40 pm

The grand event is being held at Kalibari Temple in Peshawar cantonment.

Kayani had doubts about Taliban involvement in Benazir Bhutto’s death

August 20, 2013 4:15:16 pm

Kayani said the Musharraf government's press conference had been 'premature'.