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June 27, 2017 3:35 AM Trump, Modi call on Pakistan to stem terrorist attacks

US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi embraced each other as friends and partners Monday, vowing to work more closely on combating terrorism, the war on Afghanistan and defence cooperation. The two leaders called on Pakistan to ensure that its territory is not used to launch terrorist attacks on other countries, a statement

June 26, 2017 11:23 PM Melania stuns in a yellow floral-print crepe $2,160 gown to greet Indian Prime Minister Modi at the White House with her husband

First Lady Melania Trump stepped out Monday wearing a bright yellow Emilio Pucci gown to greet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to the White House. The mother-of-one stunned in the floor-length dress that retails for $2,160, as she walked alongside the president before stepping out to greet Modi, who is visiting the US for his first

June 26, 2017 6:57 PM Kashmiri militant leader punished as Modi visits US

The US State Department on Monday designated Hizbul Mujahideen's supreme commander Syed Salahuddin as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT) and imposed sanctions on him. The development surfaced hours ahead of the scheduled meeting between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump. He was designated a terrorist "under 1

June 26, 2017 2:43 PM Anger grows in Parachinar after three sectarian attacks in six months

Shias in Parachinar protested Monday as the death toll from twin blasts three days earlier rose to 72, marking a grisly Eid for the town worst hit by militancy so far in 2017. Officials confirmed that five more injured of Friday’s blasts died in hospital, which pushed the death toll to 72. At least 10 others are said to be in precarious condition 1

June 26, 2017 10:37 AM Back to Switzerland for Cyprus peace deal talks

This time the rival leaders of the ethnically-divided island will be meeting at the secluded Swiss resort of Crans-Montana. Previous summits were held in Mont Pelerin and Geneva. The talks kick off Wednesday and are due to last at least a week. They will likely determine whether a deal to reunify Cyprus, which is divided into a breakaway Turkish Cypriot 2

June 26, 2017 5:23 AM Early birds: A day ahead of the rest, K-P celebrates Eid

PESHAWAR: The tradition of celebrating two Eids lives on, as a majority of towns and cities in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) celebrated the religious event a day ahead of the rest of the nation. Peshawar, Lakki Marwat, Bannu, Swabi, Charsadda, Nowshera, Swat, Mardan, Kohat, Tank, and other parts of the province and the tribal regions celebrated Eidul Fitr on Sunday 3

June 25, 2017 10:46 PM Spieth keeps PGA Travelers lead with late birdie binge

WASHINGTON: Jordan Spieth birdied three of the last four holes, including the last with a dramatic 20-foot putt, to grab a one-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round of the US PGA Travelers Championship. Sixth-ranked Spieth, the 2015 Masters and US Open champion, shook off back-to-back bogeys at 13 and 14 with a sizzling finish, curling in his final 5

June 25, 2017 9:04 AM India's Modi in Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet

India's leader Narendra Modi on Sunday arrived in the US for his first meeting with President Donald Trump, seeking to build on growing ties and move beyond disagreements over climate change. The meeting between the leaders of the world's two largest democracies is scheduled for Monday. Relations between New Delhi and Washington warmed under Trump's 1

June 25, 2017 2:01 AM 70% doctors, medical staff off-duty at SBMCH

Hospital sources said only 26 non-Muslim doctors out of their 161 doctors along with 21 intern doctors will be attending the patients during the Eid-ul-Fitre holidays. Moreover, only 278 out of 728 staff nurses will be on duty to take care of about 1,300 patients currently admitted at the hospital. Many of the doctors and nurses have already left their 4

June 24, 2017 9:10 AM As Modi prepares for Trump meeting, US expected to OK India drone purchase

The United States is expected to authorise India's purchase of a naval variant of the Predator drone, two sources familiar with the situation said, ahead of a visit next week by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to try to revitalise ties in his first meeting with President Donald Trump. Securing agreement on the purchase of 22 unarmed drones, worth 2