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India rejects critical US religious freedom report

India hit out Sunday at a US report saying religious intolerance was growing under its right-wing government, setting off a new spat ahead of a...

Top Sri Lanka defence official faces charges over Easter attacks

Sri Lanka's most senior defence official on Monday became the latest government figure to face possible criminal charges over "major lapses" linked to the Easter...

India’s top court orders investigation into ‘brain fever’ child deaths

 India's top court on Monday ordered an investigation into an outbreak of "brain fever" that has killed at least 122 children, after hearing a...

Pakistan insists on Qatar World Cup workers’ rights

Pakistan will insist on proper labour rights for an army of its citizens working on Qatar's football World Cup infrastructure, the country's foreign minister said...

Pakistan foreign minister says trust must be rebuilt with Afghanistan

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday called for trust to be rebuilt between Islamabad and Kabul as Pakistan began a new initiative to bolster...

Will not let Nawaz Sharif become ‘Morsi’ of Pakistan: Maryam

Claiming that there was a serious threat to the life of jailed former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif due to lack of medical care,...

Pakistani brides being abandoned by UK-based families

Hundreds of Pakistani brides brought into the UK to provide families for British Pakistani men are being abandoned back in Pakistan, with many separated...

44 people arrested in child abuse investigation in North England

BRITISH police said on Friday (21) they had arrested 44 people as part of an investigation into historical child sex abuse in northern England. West...

Emir of Qatar to visit Pakistan on June 22

Pakistan on Friday said Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will arrive in Islamabad on Saturday on a two-day visit during which...

Pakistan given deadline for counter-terror financing compliance

Pakistan has until October to improve its counter-terror financing operations in line with an internationally agreed action plan, a global watchdog said on Friday. The Financial...