3 hrs ago | Asia News Network
The Pakistan PML-N government opened on Tuesday a letter received from the Swiss government which declared President Asif Ali Zardari a 'clean' man in a US$60 million money-laundering case closed by a Swiss court after lapse of a specific period.
7 hrs ago | The Telegraph
The only surprise in the subterranean tremors in New Delhi over reports out of London and Tel Aviv that Israel tried to sell radar components and electronic warfare systems to Pakistan in 2010 and in 2011 is that the effort appears to have come as surprise to sections of the strategic community in India.
8 hrs ago | Groong
ARMENIA GAS CRISES Today's Zaman, Turkey June 16 2013 ZAUR SHIRIYEV email@example.com The ongoing debate in Armenia over the increasing price of natural gas sold by Russia has had an enormous impact on ordinary Armenians, among whom dissatisfaction is growing.
14 hrs ago | AVHerald
A PIA Pakistan International Airlines Airbus A310-300, registration AP-BEG performing flight PK-340 from Karachi to Faisalabad , had lined up on runway 25L and was cleared for takeoff at 05:39L , when the crew applied TOGA thrust without permitting the engines to stabilize at an intermediate power setting.
16 hrs ago | Colombo Page
Staff Report ISLAMABAD: World Bank on Monday emphasised upon the need of private sector participation in development of road sector in Pakistan, development of region may be achieved through public private partnership, it suggested.
Hekmati, a former Marine, has been incarcerated since 2011 under suspicion of being an American spy.
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For eight years he has driven both the Israeli public and political elite mad and scared, yet he also helped us to register some serious hasbara achievements in the realm of international diplomacy.
Earlier this month, the Pew Research Center published results of a public survey of gay tolerance in 39 countries worldwide.
ISLAMABAD: A total of 18,000 successful government Hajj applicants are likely to miss the pilgrimage due to 20 percent cut in Hajj quota by the Saudi government due to expansion of Masjidul Haram.
The sidelining of Ms Kasuri, a socially liberal and progressive woman who had maintained the independence of the Women's Wing throughout its existence, is a clear victory for the firebrand conservatives in the PTI On March19, 2013, Fauzia Kasuri returned to Pakistan from an unquestionably triumphant yet exhausting four-week fundraising tour, which ... (more)
KARACHI: FPCCI expressed reservation regarding amendment in Finance Bill 2013 the banks are required to provide information to the tax officials of accounts above Rs one million and details of the depositors under anti money laundering act.
Pak, US traders emphasise on trade opportunities WASHINGTON: Highlighting Pakistan's tremendous economic potential and robust performance of its capital markets, a delegation of the Karachi Stock Exchange told American investors they stand to gain from business prospects the South... Rayyan Air : First flight from Islamabad to Kashgar on June 26 ... (more)
Philip Bowring says while Beijing must see itself as more than an Asian power and play a positive role in world affairs, Hong Kong must get over its fixation with mainland China and the West Philip Bowring has been based in Asia for 39 years writing on regional financial and political issues.