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At least 56 Dead in Fresh Violence (Syria)

At least 56 Dead in Fresh Violence (Syria)

Monday, February 6, 2012 13:11

At least 56 people were killed in violence across Syria on Sunday, half of them civilians, rights group the Syrian Observatory said Sunday. Government forces had launched an assault on the city just hours before the UN vote, ...

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US Warns American Citizens Against Gatherings in Pakistan

US Warns American Citizens Against Gatherings in Pakistan

Friday, February 3, 2012 9:53

The US on Thursday issued a travel advisory, warning its citizens about the risks while traveling to Pakistan in view of recent developments and tension in US-Pak ties in the aftermath of NATO raid that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers....

Baracke Obama Confirms USE of Drones Attacks in Pakistan

Baracke Obama Confirms USE of Drones Attacks in Pakistan

Tuesday, January 31, 2012 11:24

President Barack Obama confirmed that US drone aircraft have struck Taliban and Al-Qaeda targets within Pakistan -- operations that until now had not been officially acknowledged. When asked about the use of drones by his administration ...

Ajmal Kasab Death Penalty Appeal Hearing Today

Ajmal Kasab Death Penalty Appeal Hearing Today

Tuesday, January 31, 2012 9:54

India's supreme court is due to begin an appeal hearing into the death sentence handed down to the lone surviving gunman from the 2008 Mumbai attacks. Mohammed Kasab, one of 10 gunmen who laid ...

Nine Dead in Florida Smoke Cloud Road Crashes

Nine Dead in Florida Smoke Cloud Road Crashes

Monday, January 30, 2012 10:45

At least nine people died in a series of crashes on a northern Florida highway Sunday after a forest fire created a cloud of smoke that reduced visibility, officials said. The "multiple crash" accidents occurred on ...

Dr Shakil Assisted to Trace Bin Laden (Leon Panetta)

Dr Shakil Assisted to Trace Bin Laden (Leon Panetta)

Saturday, January 28, 2012 11:31

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta is acknowledging publicly for the first time that a Pakistani doctor provided key information to the U.S. in advance of the successful Navy SEAL assault on Osama bin Ladens compound last May....

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Panetta Believes Pakistan Knew of Bin Laden Hideout

Panetta Believes Pakistan Knew of Bin Laden Hideout

Saturday, January 28, 2012 10:47

US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta still believes someone in authority in Pakistan knew where Osama bin Laden was hiding before US forces went in to find him, he said in a TV interview to air Sunday....

US have Number of NATO Supply Routes (Victoria Nuland)

US have Number of NATO Supply Routes (Victoria Nuland)

Friday, January 27, 2012 9:52

United States have number of Nato supply routes that are being used despite the closure of Pakistani routes, US state department said on Thursday. During a daily press briefing, state department's spokesperson Victoria Nuland said that ...

US Pleased Over Pak Institutions Talks for Resolving Issues

US Pleased Over Pak Institutions Talks for Resolving Issues

Wednesday, January 25, 2012 9:41

US is pleased as Pakistani institutions are holding talks to overcome political instability in the country, state department said on Wednesday. During a ...

16 Killed in 2 Attacks in Southern Afghanistan

16 Killed in 2 Attacks in Southern Afghanistan

Thursday, January 19, 2012 11:03

Two attacks just hours apart in the southern Afghan province of Helmand killed 16 people and wounded more than 20 others on Wednesday, officials said. A suicide bomber on a motorcycle killed 10 civilians and two policemen in ...