Thursday, April 19, 2018
Pakistani-American brings politics to NY's Met Museum

AFP New York A Pakistani-American sculptor brings dark times, science fiction and a desire to provoke to New York's famed Metropolitan Museum of Art for this year's rooftop installation overlooking the Manhattan ..

PTI chief names party senators who 'sold votes' Islamabad Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan announced on Wednesday that the party was taking action against 20 of its members for"participating in horse trading"during the Senate elections last ..

Gunmen kidnap Afghan poll workers, destroy documents

AFP Herat, Afghanistan Gunmen have attacked a voter registration centre in Afghanistan, kidnapping five people, including three election employees, and destroying documents, officials said Wednesday. The incident in the .. Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz on Wednesday left for London where Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz is undergoing treatment for lymphoma. The father-daughter duo, who are currently .. WASHINGTON The United States will place"reciprocal restrictions" on the movement of Pakistani diplomats in the country from May 1, forcing them to stay within 40km of the city they are posted in, a senior State Department ..

Kathmandu Five Nepalese female journalists on Wednesday left on an expedition to climb Mount Everest, the world's highest peak. The team,"First Women Journalists Everest Expedition 2018", will climb the 8,848 metres high ..

Yangon More than 2,000 civilians have been trapped in Myanmar's north-east without access to humanitarian aid for seven days after fleeing clashes between an ethnic armed group and the army."People from three villages in ..

dpa Kabul A blast in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province on Wednesday morning killed four rapid response police and one civilian, a local official said. ~ The commander of the Kandahar rapid response police force, ..

Reuters BEIJING Nepal is a natural area for cooperation between China and India, the Chinese government's top diplomat State Councillor Wang Yi said on Wednesday, as he invited India to participate in connectivity projects ..