Pakistani global drug-trafficking kingpin arrested in London

(Eds: Updating with more inputs and changing dateline)London/New York, Aug 26 A Pakistani national known as "the Sultan" in the global drug-trafficking network has been arrested in a major joint...

Aug 26, 2017 3:59 PM | Newsscroll

Pak FM to visit China, Russia for consultation over new US policy

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 26 : Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muham­mad Asif will visit China, Russia and Turkey for consultations on the United States new South Asia strategy. ...

Aug 25, 2017 4:21 PM | Newsscroll

Islamabad not parting ways with Washington: Pak FO

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 26 : Pakistan has said it is not parting ways with the United States despite differences in opinion arising after US President Donald Trump's revealed his strategy...

Aug 25, 2017 4:21 PM | Newsscroll

China might be interested in seeing stability in Afghanistan,

S Asia: OfficialBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 China might be interested in stability in Afghanistan and South Asia as it is building an ambitious infrastructure network in the region, a senior...

Aug 26, 2017 2:29 PM | Newsscroll

Afghan commanders expecting more support from Trump Administration under new US policy

Kabul [Afghanistan], Aug 26 : Afghan commanders are expecting more support for the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) from the Trump Administration under the new US strategy...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 PM | Newsscroll

Official: Death toll from mosque attack in Kabul reaches 28

Kabul, Aug 26 The number of people killed in an attack on a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital during Friday prayers rose to at least 28 up from 20 including women and children, the chief of...

Aug 26, 2017 1:00 PM | Newsscroll

Pak FM to embark 3-day tour for consultations on Afghan policy

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 26 Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif will visit the country's "all-weather ally" China, Russia and Turkey next week for consultations on the new US...

Aug 26, 2017 12:25 PM | Newsscroll

Russia seeking to undermine US reputation in Afghan, S. Asia

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 Russia is seeking to undermine American reputation in Afghanistan and South Asia region, a senior US official has said after Moscow termed President Donald Trump's...

Aug 26, 2017 11:51 AM | Newsscroll

Digest for international stories for week Aug 19 - Aug 25,

2017SaturdayBeirut: The Islamic State group today claimed responsibility for deadly attacks in Spain and stabbings in Russia, in statements carried by the jihadists' propaganda agency.Karachi: Ruth...

Aug 26, 2017 11:48 AM | Newsscroll

'Trump admin will not shy away from tougher steps against Pak'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 The Trump administration will not shy away from taking tougher steps if required to convince Pakistani leaders that it is in their interest to crackdown on terrorist...

Aug 26, 2017 11:04 AM | Newsscroll