12.3 C
London,uk
Thursday, October 1, 2020
ASIA

ASIA

asia

Pakistan launches Phase III trials for Chinese Cansinobio’s Covid-19 vaccine

Pakistan has launched Phase III clinical trials for CanSino Biologics' Covid-19 vaccine candidate, a government minister and an official at the Chinese pharmaceutical company...

Pakistani court rules deadly 2012 blaze was arson, sentences two to death

Pakistan's deadliest industrial fire, which killed more than 260 garment factory workers in 2012, was a case of arson and not an accident, a...

Karachi floods hint at shifting monsoon

Flood-slammed Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, could face worsening urban inundations in coming years, in part as the South Asian monsoon shifts, climate scientists have...

UN calls for Rohingya to take part in Myanmar election

FILE PHOTO: Rohingya refugees gather to mark the second anniversary of the exodus at the Kutupalong camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, August 25, 2019....

Historic Afghan peace talks begin in Doha, 19 years after 9/11 attack

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo, is broadcasted on the screen, as he delivers a speech during the opening session of the peace talks...

Anti-Shiite protest rattles Pakistan’s Karachi

THOUSANDS of anti-Shiite protesters including demonstrators linked to Sunni extremists rallied in Pakistan's Karachi Friday(11), sparking fears that rising tensions between the religious groups may...

Pakistanis outraged by gang rape

Comments by the lead police investigator suggesting that the victim of a gang rape in Pakistan that occurred along one of the country's most secure highways...

Three Pakistani soldiers killed, four injured in terror attack near Afghan border

Three Pakistani soldiers were killed and four others sustained injuries in an attack by militants in a restive tribal district along Afghan border in...

Modi’s ‘settler’ masterplan for Indian Kashmir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is changing Indian Kashmir's residency laws for the first time since 1947, in a bid to snuff out any challenge...

Angry residents begin clean up in Karachi as rains lash South Asia

Karachi residents began cleaning ruined homes and businesses Monday after catastrophic flooding sent rivers of filthy water cascading through Pakistan's largest city, while deadly...