Former international cricketer and Karachi Kings President Shahid Afridi has expressed alarm over the humanitarian crisis in the Syrian enclave of Eastern Ghouta where more than 400 people including children have been killed in recent days.…
BEIRUT: Two-year-old Emir al-Bash’s blood still showed on his mother’s hand as she sat in a medical centre in Syria's besieged eastern Ghouta where his body was taken after he died from a shellblast. His family had left their home in the…
HAMOURIA, Syria: One-month-old Sahar, her ribs protruding under translucent skin, breathed her last on Sunday in Syria's Eastern Ghouta, where a crushing regime siege has pushed hundreds of children to the brink of starvation. Only a…
ALEPPO: Rebel fighters pressed on with an intense offensive against a major military complex in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday, following gains on Friday, to try to end a siege of opposition-held areas in the city's east.
BEIRUT: Syrian rebel fighters have launched a major assault on government-held southwestern parts of Aleppo to try to reopen supply lines after the army and its allies tightened their siege of opposition-held parts of the city last week.
LOS ANGELES: One person died in an armed clash with police as they arrested the leaders of a group laying siege to an American wildlife refuge, the FBI said Tuesday.
KARACHI: Traders in Karachi have announced to lay siege to Sindh Assembly on December 17 demanding extension in Rangers' policing powers in Karachi, ARY News reported.
KANDAHAR: The death toll from a 27-hour Taliban siege of Kandahar airport has jumped to at least 50, officials said Thursday, after a conference in Pakistan shored up international support for reviving peace talks.
BAMAKO: Malian security forces on Saturday stormed a hotel used by United Nations staff and freed four hostages held there by suspected Islamist militants during a nearly 24-hour siege in which 12 people died.
DI KHAN/PESHAWAR: KP Finance Minister Ali Amin Gandapur has surrendered before police after the cops besieged his residence for hours on charges of rigging the local bodies elections in KP, ARY News reported.