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

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

Chemical prices rule steady in thin trade

New Delhi, Aug 26 There was not much activity at the local chemical market in the national capital today as prices moved in a narrow range in scattered deals and settled around previous...

Aug 26, 2017 2:15 PM | Newsscroll

Turmeric, jeera rise on fall in supply

New Delhi, Aug 26 Turmeric and jeera prices were up by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale kirana market in the national capital today mostly supported by increased buying by retailers and stockists...

Aug 26, 2017 2:15 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender military recruits

(Eds: Updates)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 President Donald Trump has reversed an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgenders in the US military, a decision Democrats said was "cruel" and meant to...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

World Badminton C'ships: Sindhu, Nehwal eye final berths

Glasgow [Scotland], Aug 26 : Rio Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu and ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will aim to book their places in the finals of the World Badminton Championships when...

Aug 25, 2017 2:17 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

Pakistan to United States: Stop asking to "do more'

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 26 : Pakistan will be convening an international conference to highlight its contribution towards the war against terrorism and to adopt a new policy which will...

Aug 25, 2017 12:11 PM | Newsscroll

Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits from US military

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has signed a memo ordering the Pentagon to ban an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgender individuals in the military, a move Democrats...

Aug 26, 2017 10:06 AM | Newsscroll

Chinese shoes packed in Tricolour boxes invite fury in Uttarakhand's Almora

New Delhi [India], Aug 26 : Amid a tense standoff between India and China at Doklam, Chinese shoes packed in Tricolour boxes drew wrath in Uttarakhand's Almora. The local shopkeepers in...

Aug 25, 2017 3:50 AM | Newsscroll