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S.Korean Prez to join US-hosted climate summit

Seoul, April 19 : South Korean President Moon Jae-in will participate in a multi-lateral meeting on climate change this week to be hosted by his American counterpart Joe Biden, the government in Seoul confirmed on Monday. Moon will join…

Banned Pak outfit frees 11 policemen

ISLAMABAD : Pakistani Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid on Monday announced that after a successful round of negotiation with Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP), the banned outfit had released 11 policemen taken hostage from Lahore a day…

No meeting scheduled with Jaishankar in UAE: Pak FM

ISLAMABAD, April 19:  Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, who is on a three-day visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has ruled out backchannel talks with his Indian counterpart S. Jaishankar, who is also in the Gulf country.…

8 family members killed in Afghan mosque shooting

Kabul, April 18 : At least eight members of a family were killed after unknown gunmen opened fire on them at a mosque in Afghanistans Nangarhar province, officials said on Sunday. Provincial governor Ziaulhaq Amarkhail said the incident…

Outdoor mask restriction lifted in Israel

Tel Aviv, April 18 : Starting from Sunday onwards, Israeli residents will no longer be required to wear a facial mask in public, in another sign that the country might be putting the worst of the coronavirus pandemic behind it. However,…

3 Afghan policemen killed in insider attack

Kabul, April 18 : Three police constables were killed when one of their colleagues turned his gun against them in Afghanistan's Badghis province, the latest in a string of insider attacks, an official confirmed on Sunday. The incident…