The Pakistan Army today said it was closely watching the Indian border and was "fully prepared to respond" to any kind of situation, in the wake of rising tensions with India after the Uri terror attack.
China said Tuesday it is making every effort to ensure stability on the Korean Peninsula, responding to implications from U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump that it isn't putting enough pressure on Pyongyang over its nuclear program.
After a meeting with representatives of various political parties in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi said that holding free and fair election in the state would not be a problem if the police acted in an unbiased manner.
Reuters | Tuesday September 27, 2016, Islamabad, Pakistan
Pakistan's lower house of parliament has passed a landmark bill giving its small Hindu minority the right to register marriages, the last major hurdle on the way to enacting a law aimed at protecting women's rights.
More than 2,000 fishermen from Katchatheevu island were forced to return today without catch after Sri Lankan Naval personnel allegedly snapped the fishing nets of 30 mechanised boats near Katchatheevu.
India is not ready to join the world's first climate deal to curb pollution from commercial flights because it fears that talks beginning on Tuesday may not lead to a fair agreement, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, smarting over what he has perceived as a huge insult to his state, wants to know if former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju is "the mai baap (parents) and owner of Bihar."
Four coaches of a goods train today derailed between Barhan and Mitwali stations of Ghaziabad-Tundla section resulting in cancellation of eight trains and change in route of 14 trains including Rajdhanis, a railway spokesman said.
Angry Charlotte residents verbally lashed City Council members for hours, complaining about what they called unaccountable police officers and civilian leaders who have failed to force change as the city marked a week of protests since a police officer fatally shot a black man.