Three children were murdered after being abused sexually in Kasur on Tuesday.
BEIJING: China on Sunday scored a diplomatic coup in its campaign to weaken regional resistance against its sweeping claims to the South China Sea when Southeast Asian nations issued a diluted statement on the dispute and agreed to Beijing's terms on talks. After two days of tense meetings on the dispute in the Philippine capital, foreign ministers from the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) issued a joint communique that diplomats involved said was carefully worded to avoid angering China. The…
PARIS, FRANCE: Sixty per cent of the groundwater in a river basin supporting more than 750 million people in Pakistan, India, Nepal and Bangladesh is not drinkable or usable for irrigation, researchers said.
KARACHI: The UK-based ghazal singer Tanya Wells is set to take her fans in Pakistan to a melodious journey with her performance on 14th August this year.
BRUSSELS: European, Turkish and Chinese recyclers are set to benefit from strict new EU rules on breaking up old ships, but the practice of dismantling them on beaches in South Asia - at great human and environmental cost - will still be hard to stop.
KARACHI: Pakistani authorities have arrested a man they describe as an important commander in al Qaeda's newly created South Asian wing, police told Reuters on Friday.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan hosts the third South Asian women's football championship this week, with organisers promising tight security after a recent spate of terror attacks.
Singapore: About 400 South Asian migrant workers angered by a road accident battled police and set vehicles ablaze in Singapore's worst rioting in decades, leaving 18 people injured. The violence erupted in the city-state's crowded Little India neighborhood Sunday night after an Indian worker was hit and killed by a private bus driven by a Singaporean, police and government authorities told a news conference. Police arrested 27 South Asians, some of whom hurled bottles and other projectiles at authorities who tried to calm…