Sushma, new Pakistan envoy held cordial meeting: Islamabad

Islamabad, Oct 21 : Pakistan on Saturday said its new envoy in New Delhi discussed the current state of bilateral relations with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj when he met her earlier in the week. “The meeting was held in a cordial and constructive atmosphere,” Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said in a statement […]

Nearly 70 killed in attacks in Afghanistan

[KABUL: Afghans inspect inside a damaged mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, a day after a suicide attack. Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, the Shiite mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province at the end of a particularly deadly week for the troubled nation. […]

Nearly 70 killed in attacks in Afghanistan

[Kabul : Afghans inspect inside a damaged mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, a day after a suicide attack. Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, the Shiite mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province at the end of a particularly deadly week for the troubled […]

Toll in Afghan suicide attacks reaches 72

[Kabul : Afghan men cry near the grave of a victim who died during Friday night’s suicide attack at the Shiite mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. The Islamic State group is claiming responsibility for a suicide bombing attack on a Shiite mosque in Kabul that killed at least 39 and wounded at […]

Metro services affected on Blue Line due to technical snag

New Delhi, Oct 21 : Delhi Metro services were disrupted on the Blue Line for over an hour on Saturday as the pantograph of a train got entangled in overhead equipment between Rajiv Chowk and Ramakrishna Ashram station. The disruption caused problems for many commuters on the day of “Bhai Dooj” festival. “Pantograph of a […]

Toll in Afghan suicide attacks reaches 72

Kabul, Oct 21 : The toll in two suicide attacks that took place in Kabul and Ghor province has increased to 71 with 83 others injured, Afghan authorities said on Saturday. The Islamic State (IS) terror group has claimed responsibility for the attacks that took place on Friday evening, reports Xinhua news agency. Forty-one worshippers […]