2h ago| South Asia

Imran Khan gets pre-arrest bail in case over remarks against judge

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Sunday approved the pre-arrest bail of PTI chief Imran Khan, a day after an arrest warrant was issued for the former premier in connection with his controversial remarks against Additional District and Sessions Judge (ADSJ) Zeba Chaudhry and other officials at an August 20 public rally.

3h ago| India

Indian President Murmu, PM Modi pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on 153rd birthday

Indian President Droupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and top opposition leader Sonia Gandhi today (October 2, 2022) paid tributes to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 153rd birth anniversary.

14h ago| India

22 killed as tractor-trolley overturns in India's Uttar Pradesh

At least 22 people were killed and several others critically injured when a tractor-trolley overturned and fell into a pond near a village in Kanpur district of India's Uttar Pradesh state yesterday (October 1, 2022).

1d ago| South Asia

Myanmar rebels shoot airliner

A passenger on board a Myanmar domestic flight was shot in the face yesterday when rebels opened fire on the plane as it landed, the country’s military junta said.

1d ago| South Asia

Suspended PM can resume office

Thailand’s Constitutional Court yesterday ruled Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha had not exceeded the maximum eight years allowed in office, clearing the way for the former coup leader’s return from a five-week suspension.

2d ago| India

Shashi Tharoor files nomination for president post of Congress party

Shashi Tharoor today filed his nomination papers for the post of president of India's Congress party which appears set for a person from outside the Nehru-Gandhi clan after a long hiatus.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Imran Khan gets pre-arrest bail in case over remarks against judge

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Sunday approved the pre-arrest bail of PTI chief Imran Khan, a day after an arrest warrant was issued for the former premier in connection with his controversial remarks against Additional District and Sessions Judge (ADSJ) Zeba Chaudhry and other officials at an August 20 public rally.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Indian President Murmu, PM Modi pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on 153rd birthday

Indian President Droupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and top opposition leader Sonia Gandhi today (October 2, 2022) paid tributes to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 153rd birth anniversary.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

22 killed as tractor-trolley overturns in India's Uttar Pradesh

At least 22 people were killed and several others critically injured when a tractor-trolley overturned and fell into a pond near a village in Kanpur district of India's Uttar Pradesh state yesterday (October 1, 2022).

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

N Korea again fires ballistic missiles

North Korea fired two ballistic missiles early yesterday, South Korea’s military said, the nuclear-armed country’s fourth launch this week as Seoul, Tokyo and Washington ramp up joint military drills to counter Pyongyang.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

It’s Kharge vs Shashi Tharoor

The contest for Congress’ presidential poll was narrowed down yesterday to a straight square-off between Shashi Tharoor and Mallikarjun Kharge after the rejection of the nomination paper of third candidate  K N Tripathi.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Kabul classroom bombing

The death toll of a suicide bombing on a Kabul classroom has risen to 35, the UN said yesterday, as Shia Hazara women who bore the brunt of the attack staged a defiant protest against the “genocide” of their minority community.

October 1, 2022
October 1, 2022

Kabul classroom bombing death toll reaches 35: UN

The death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a classroom in Kabul has risen to at least 35, the United Nations mission in Afghanistan told AFP on Saturday.

October 1, 2022
October 1, 2022

Modi drives car in Sweden from India using 5G

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today got a taste of the 5G telecom service, capable of providing ultra-high-speedinternet, by test driving a car in Sweden from New Delhi using the latest service.

October 1, 2022
October 1, 2022

Modi launches 5G mobile internet services in India

India today ushered in 5G telecom era as Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the much-awaited services at a telecom ministry event in New Delhi.

October 1, 2022
October 1, 2022

North Korea fires ballistic missiles, marking fourth in a week

North Korea fired two ballistic missiles early Saturday, South Korea's military said, the nuclear-armed country's fourth such launch this week as Seoul, Tokyo and Washington ramp up joint military drills to counter Pyongyang.