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10 terrorists killed during operation in Pakistan

Intl desk, Nov 30: Pakistan security forces killed 10 terrorists during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in the general area of Balochistan's Hoshab, according to...

Iran threatened families of national soccer team, according to security source

Intl desk, Nov 29: The families of Iran’s World Cup soccer team have been threatened with imprisonment and torture if the players fail to “behave”...

Kim vows North Korea to have world’s most powerful nuclear force

Intl desk, Nov 27: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said his country aimed to have the world's most powerful nuclear force as he...

Imran Khan: Ex-Pakistani PM attends first rally since shooting

Intl desk, Nov 27: Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Imran Khan has spoken to a huge crowd of supporters in his first public appearance since...

1971 war political failure, not military: Pakistan army chief

Intl desk, Nov 24: In his final public address as Pakistan's army chief, Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa yesterday said the 1971 war with Bangladesh...

Workers at the world’s largest iPhone factory in China clash with police, videos show

Intl desk, Nov 24: Workers at China’s largest iPhone assembly factory were seen confronting police, some in riot gear, on Wednesday, according to videos...

Ukrainians suffer in cold, darkness as president implores UN to punish Russia

Intl desk, Nov 24: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy urged the United Nations Security Council to act against Russia over air strikes on civilian infrastructure...

Crown Prince joins celebrations of Green Falcons’ historic victory

Intl desk, Nov 23: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman joined the joyous celebrations of the nation and people of...

Ukraine promises shelters for its people as harsh winter sets in

Intl desk, Nov 23: Ukraine's government promised to create shelters to provide heat and water and encouraged citizens to conserve energy as a harsh...

Indonesia earthquake: Many schoolchildren killed as toll soars to 268

Intl desk, Nov 22: Many of those killed and injured in a major earthquake on the Indonesian island of Java were children, rescuers say,...

China factory fire kills at least 36

Intl desk, Nov 22: A fire has killed 36 people at a company dealing in chemicals and other industrial goods in China's central Henan...

Death toll in Indonesia quake rises to 162, hundreds injured

Intl desk, Nov 22: A powerful earthquake has shaken Indonesia’s main island of Java, killing 162 people and injuring hundreds of others – with...
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Israeli warplanes strike Gaza as EU calls for ‘accountability’

Intl desk, Dec 04: Israeli warplanes have attacked sites in the Gaza Strip after a rocket landed in southern Israel and as tensions reach a...

Magic Messi fires Argentina into World Cup quarters

Sports desk, Dec 04: Lionel Messi scored his first goal in a World Cup knockout round in his 1,000th match to beat Diego Maradona's...

Police raid Banani hotels suspecting militant presence

Dhaka, Dec 04: Police have raided multiple residential hotels in the Banani area of the capital suspecting militant presence. "Police have already cordoned off...

No diesel-run power plants from June, private firms can import gas, oil

Dhaka, Dec 03: The government has decided to completely discontinue power generation at the diesel-run power plants of the country from next year. It...