Thursday, February 22, 2024

SOUTH ASIA

Imran wants IMF aid to Pakistan stopped over ‘rigged’ elections

Rawalpindi, Feb 22 (IANS) Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder Imran Khan will write to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), demanding to stop its support for...

Shehbaz Sharif to be Pakistan PM, Asif Ali Zardari will become president

Islamabad, Feb 21 (IANS) PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif is set to become the Prime Minister of Pakistan while PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari is...

Calls grow in Nepal for restoration of Hindu state

Kathmandu, Feb 21 ( IANS) Nepal is witnessing a growing call for the restoration of the Hindu state. The erstwhile Hindu state, adopted federal, secular,...

Afghan govt allows girls to enroll in state-owned medical institutes

Kabul, Feb 21 (IANS) The Afghan caretaker government has allowed girls graduating from 12th grade to get admission to state-owned medical institutes, the media...

Imran’s party PTI says Pakistan elections set new record of rigging

Islamabad, New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Despite having the largest number of successful candidates in the February 8 general elections, the Imran Khan-founded Pakistan...

Asif Ali Zardari likely to become Pakistan president again

Islamabad, Feb 15 (IANS) As PML-N, PPP, MQMP, PML-Q, IPP and BAP have announced to form a coalition government at the Centre, PPP co-chairman...

Imran picks Omar Ayub as PTI candidate for Pak PM’s post

Rawalpindi, Feb 15 (IANS) Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Asad Qaiser revealed on Thursday that the party’s founding Chairman, Imran Khan, has picked senior leader...

Imran ready for talks, except with PPP or PML-N

Islamabad, Feb 14 (IANS) Former Pakistan Prime Minister and PTI founder Imran Khan has said that he is willing to talk to all political...

Nepal importing over 300,000 Indian roses for Valentine’s Day

Kathmandu, Feb 13 ( IANS) As demand for red roses surge ahead of the Valentine's day, Nepal is importing over 300,000 stems of long-stem...

Former Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra to be released from prison

Bangkok, Feb 13 (IANS) Jailed former Thailand prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra is set to be released soon, Justice Minister Tawee Sodsong said on Tuesday. Talking...