New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) India and the US are likely to work closely during Donald Trump's tenure as the President, as he is expected to shift focus of his administration to containing China and tackling Islamic terrorism, feels former Canada Prime Minister Stephen Harper.
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) In light of revelations that Pakistan is a popular target for foreign espionage, members of the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs on Thursday advised the government to take immediate steps to ensure cyber security for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its missions abroad.
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistan on Thursday said there was "ample and undeniable" evidence that India was involved in "subversive activities and financing terrorism" in Pakistan.
Davos, Jan 19 (IANS) Describing Kashmir as the unfinished agenda of Partition, Pakistan's ex-army chief General Raheel Sharif on Thursday said normalcy will return to the region only after the long-standing dispute is resolved.
Colombo, Jan 19 (IANS) Sri Lanka's highest court on Thursday issued a subpoena for a Britain-based journalist to appear before it on March 3 on contempt charges.
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistan's opposition parties on Thursday moved a privilege motion in the National Assembly against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for allegedly making an "untruthful" speech in the House last year.
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 19 (IANS) Pakistan's top foreign policy advisor Sartaj Aaiz on Thursday urged the Muslim world to play an active role in helping the Rohingya Muslims in difficult times.
Jakarta, Jan 19 (IANS) A massive fire ripped through one of Jakarta's oldest markets on Thursday, incinerating more than 500 kiosks, according to authorities.
London, Jan 19 (IANS) The first freight train from China to the UK has rolled into London, more than two weeks after it left the Chinese port city of Yiwu, media reported.
Tehran, Jan 19 (IANS) At least 30 Iranian fire fighters were killed in a blaze that brought down a multi-storeyed commercial building in Tehran, state media reported on Thursday.