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John McCain Claims Several Militant Groups Operating in Pakistan

John McCain Claims Several Militant Groups Operating in Pakistan

Thursday, April 19, 2012 9:52

US Republican Senator John McCain Wednesday said that Pakistan has no right to use Kashmir issue as an excuse for not taking action against groups like Haqqani network. Addressing a gathering at Carnegie Institute on "Future of ...

Hillary Clinton to Continue to Press Pak on Haqqani Network

Hillary Clinton to Continue to Press Pak on Haqqani Network

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 10:05

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Monday that she will continue to urge Pakistan to squeeze the Haqqani network. Recalling that she pressed Pakistan to "squeeze" the Haqqani network when she visited Islamabad last October, Clinton told reporters in Brasilia that she will "continue to make that ...

250 Feared Trapped Building Collapses in India

250 Feared Trapped Building Collapses in India

Monday, April 16, 2012 9:48

More than 20 people were feared trapped Monday after a building housing a blanket factory collapsed in northern India, television reports said. Television footage showed emergency workers searching through the debris of the building which collapsed Sunday night in Jalandhar in Punjab state....

Rebels Put out of Action Kabul Fighting Over all Militants Killed (Afghan Govt)

Rebels Put out of Action Kabul Fighting Over all Militants Killed (Afghan Govt)

Monday, April 16, 2012 9:12

Afghan authorities said Sunday that almost 100 Taliban-linked rebels were taken out of action, killed, captured or wounded, in a day of operations by Afghan forces helped by their Nato allies. The casualties were inflicted in multiple operations across the troubled country at the weekend, said the ...

Satellite Failed to Enter Orbit (North Korea)

Satellite Failed to Enter Orbit (North Korea)

Friday, April 13, 2012 12:00

North Korea said Friday its satellite had failed to enter its preset orbit, as the launch sparked international condemnation."The earth observation satellite failed to enter its preset orbit. Scientists, technicians and experts are now looking into the cause of the failure," the North's official news agency said....

US Seeks Enduring Ties with Islamabad (Victoria Nuland)

US Seeks Enduring Ties with Islamabad (Victoria Nuland)

Friday, April 13, 2012 9:25

Washington said Thursday it seeks enduring and well-defined relations with Islamabad after Pakistan's parliament backed new guidelines on ties which ban the transport of arms across its soil to Afghanistan....

No Tsunami Threat in Pakistan (Indonesia Earthquake)

No Tsunami Threat in Pakistan (Indonesia Earthquake)

Thursday, April 12, 2012 13:29

Giant quakes off Indonesia caused panic but little damage, in a successful test of warning systems and evacuation plans introduced after the catastrophic 2004 Asian tsunami, experts said Thursday....

 Rescue Delayed for nine Trapped Peruvian Miners

Rescue Delayed for nine Trapped Peruvian Miners

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 9:37

Plans to rescue nine copper miners trapped in a caved-in shaft in southern Peru suffered a setback that could delay their release until Wednesday, Mining and Energy Minister Jorge Merino said....

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North Korea Urged Not to Launch Rocket (Hillary Clinton)

North Korea Urged Not to Launch Rocket (Hillary Clinton)

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 9:32

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday urged nuclear-armed North Korea not to go ahead with its planned rocket launch if it wants a "peaceful, better future" for its people....

India has Given (Solid Evidence) Against Hafiz Saeed to Pakistan (Media Report)

India has Given (Solid Evidence) Against Hafiz Saeed to Pakistan (Media Report)

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 12:04

India, responding to Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani’s statement on Hafiz Saeed, said that ‘solid evidence’ on the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder and alleged 26/11 mastermind has already been given to Pakistan, CNN-IBN reported on Monday....