Title Description Posted Date
Bangladesh: Hindu man hacked to death in Tangail, Apr 30 (IBNS) A Hindu man was hacked to death in Bangladesh's Tangail district on Saturday afternoon. 30-Apr-2016
Pakistan: Fire engulfs hut, 6 killed Karachi, Apr 29 (IBNS): At least six members of a family were killed as fire engulfed the entire thatched hut in which they stayed in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district on Friday, media reports said. 29-Apr-2016
Afghanistan, Russia agree to establish m Kabul, Apr 29 (IBNS) Afghanistan and Russia have agreed to establish a military-technical cooperation committee to jointly combat international terrorism, media reports said. 29-Apr-2016
Investigate LGBT murders in Bangladesh: New York, Apr 27 (IBNS) The Bangladeshi authorities should immediately investigate the killings of two lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) human rights activists, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. 27-Apr-2016
Afghanistan Foreign Minister meets Manag Kabul, Apr 26 (IBNS): Afghanistan's Foreign Minister, Salahuddin Rabbani on Tuesday met Managing Director of Asia and Pacific Division of European External Action Service Gunnar Wiegand. 26-Apr-2016
Ansar Al Islam claims responsibility for Dhaka, Apr 26 (IBNS): Bangladesh unit of al-Qaeda in the Indian Sub-Continent, Ansar Al Islam, has claimed responsibility for the killing of two men, including an LGBT magazine editor, in Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, on Tuesday. 26-Apr-2016
Bangladesh: Authorities fail to curb bru Dhaka, Apr 26 (IBNS): The Amnesty International on Tuesday slammed the Bangladesh government as it failed to curb the brutal killing spree in the country and a LGBTI editor was hacked to death by miscreants on Monday. 26-Apr-2016
Nepal: UN continues to support sustainab New York, Apr 26 (Just Earth News/IBNS): A year after a series of major earthquakes devastated large areas of Nepal, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and partners are continuing to support green and sustainable post-disaster recovery in the country. 26-Apr-2016
USAID staff, another killed in Dhaka Dhaka, Apr 25 (IBNS): A local staff of USAID and his friend were stabbed to death by miscreants in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Monday. 25-Apr-2016
Afghanistan: 2 killed in Helmand suicide Helmand , Apr 24 (IBNS) At least two people were killed and equal number of people were injured in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan's Helmand province on Sunday, media reports said. 24-Apr-2016
ISIS claims it killed Bangladeshi profes Dhaka, Apr 23 (IBNS): Militant group ISIS on Saturday took responsibility for the killing of Bangladeshi professor Rezaul Karim Siddiquee. 23-Apr-2016
Bangladeshi professor's killing inexcusa Dhaka, Apr 23 (IBNS): The Amnesty International on Saturday said the killing of Bangladeshi professor Rezaul Karim Siddiquee is 'inexcusable' and those responsible must be held to account. 23-Apr-2016
Right to adequate housing in India a mat New York, Apr 23 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Expressing grave concern over a number of issues regarding the right to housing in India, an independent United Nations human rights expert on Friday called on the Government for immediate attention and implementation of the right to ensure adequate housing for the most disadvantaged. 23-Apr-2016
Nepal: one year after earthquake, UN foo New York, Apr 22 (Just Earth News/IBNS): A year after an earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 9,000 people and led to damages and losses estimated at $7 billion, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said on Thursday that it is working with the Government so those most vulnerable to food insecurity are not left behind. 22-Apr-2016
Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General dis Islamabad, Apr 21 (IBNS) Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Thursday dismissed 12 army officers from service over corruption charges, media reports said. 21-Apr-2016
Pakistan: 7 cops guarding polio workers Karachi, Apr 20 (IBNS): Unidentified gunmen opened fire at vehicles carrying policemen, who were guarding polio workers, leaving at least seven killed in Pakistan's Orangi Town on Wednesday, media reports said. 20-Apr-2016
12 killed Bangladesh road mishap Dhaka, Apr 20 (IBNS): At least 12 people were killed as two buses collided on the Rangpur-Syedpur highway of Taraganj upazila at Rangpur area in Bangladesh on Wednesday, media reports said. 20-Apr-2016
Kabul blast: Ghani vows revenge for ever Kabul, Apr 20 (IBNS) Condemning the Kabul blasts which took place on Tuesday, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani has vowed revenge for every drop of blood, reports stated. 20-Apr-2016
Afghanistan: UN condemns Taliban attack New York, Apr 20 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Tuesday condemned the Taliban attack in Kabul that killed at least nine people and injured an estimated 300 others. 20-Apr-2016
Kabul attack: 28 killed, 327 wounded Kabul, Apr 19 (IBNS) At least 28 people were killed in a coordinated attack on the VIP protection unit in Afghanistan's Kabul city on Tuesday, media reports said. 19-Apr-2016
Pakistan condemns Kabul militant attack Islamabad, Apr 19 (IBNS) The Pakistan government on Tuesday 'strongly condemns' the terrorist attack in Afghanistan capital Kabul. 19-Apr-2016
At least 24 killed in Kabul explosion Kabul, Apr 19 (IBNS) At least 24 people were reported killed in a suicide bombing in the vicinity of the US embassy in Kabul on Tuesday, reports said. 19-Apr-2016
Afghanistan: children increasingly stru New York, Apr 19 (Just Earth News/IBNS): Conflict-related violence in Afghanistan has harmed health and education personnel, reduced the availability of health care and limited children’s access to essential health and education services, the United Nations said in a new report released on Monday. 19-Apr-2016
Pakistan: 144 militants surrender Quetta, Apr 18 (IBNS): 144 militants, including four commanders, have surrendered arms to Pakistani authorities on Monday, media reports said. 18-Apr-2016
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif leaves for Lond Islamabad, Apr 13 (IBNS) Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday left for London, media reports said. 13-Apr-2016
RAW destabilising Pakistan: General Rahe Islamabad, Apr 13 (IBNS): Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif has said that Indian intelligence agency RAW is involved in destabilizing Pakistan. 13-Apr-2016
Grenade blasts in Karachi court, 5 injur Karachi, Apr 11 (IBNS): In a bizarre incident, an explosive device, which was presented as case property in Karachi anti-terrorism court, blew up on Monday, leaving five people injured, media reports said. 11-Apr-2016
Afghanistan: Roadside bombing kills 1 Kabul, Apr 11 (IBNS) A roadside bombing in the Bagrami district of Afghanistan's Kabul killed at least one education officer on Monday, media reports said. 11-Apr-2016
Afghanistan: Explosions rock Kabul Kabul, Apr 10 (IBNS) Afghanistan's Kabul city was rocked by explosions on Saturday, hours after US Secretary of State John Kerry left the city, media reports said. 10-Apr-2016
Pakistan Navy inducts Zarb missile Islamabad, Apr 9 (IBNS): Pakistan Navy on Saturday conducted successful test launch of shore based anti-ship missile. 09-Apr-2016
UN rights office expresses concern about New York, Apr 9 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations human rights office on Friday expressed concern about the latest death sentences handed down against two leaders of an opposition party by the Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal, noting the court's practices have not met international standards of fair trial and due process. 09-Apr-2016
Samad death: Al-Qaeda's Bangladesh divis Dhaka, Apr 8 (IBNS): Militant group al-Qaeda's Bangladesh division Ansar al-Islam has claimed responsibility for the killing of blogger Nazimuddin Samad. 08-Apr-2016
Pakistan: Peshawar blast kills cop Peshawar, Apr 7 (IBNS) A bomb blast in Pakistan's Peshawar city killed a police officer and injured two others on Thursday, media reports said. 07-Apr-2016
Bangladesh: Blogger hacked to death in D Dhaka, Apr 7 (IBNS) The repeated killings of secular bloggers in Bangladesh continues as yet another blogger was hacked to death in broad daylight by suspected Islamist militants for expressing secular views, in Dhaka on Wednesday, according to reports. 07-Apr-2016
UN agency condemns large-scale home demo New York, Apr 7 (Just Earth News/IBNS): The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has condemned on Wednesday’s large scale home demolitions by Israeli authorities in the Bedouin refugee community of Um al Khayr in the South Hebron Hills. 07-Apr-2016
Pakistan: 6 militants killed during poli Lahore, Apr 6 (IBNS) During a police shootout, at least six people have been killed in Saggian Bridge area of Lahore on Wednesday, media reports said. 06-Apr-2016
Afghanistan: Gunmen attack vehicle, 1 ki Kabul, Apr 6 (IBNS): At least one person was killed as gunmen opened fire on their vehicle in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, media reports said on Wednesday. 06-Apr-2016
7 killed in Afghanistan suicide attack Kabul, Apr 5 (IBNS) A suicide attack in Siah Gird district of central Parwan province of Afghanistan has killed at least seven people on Tuesday, media reports said. 05-Apr-2016
Imran Khan slams Nawaz Sharif over Panam Islamabad, Apr 4 (IBNS): Pakistani politician Imran Khan on Monday slammed country's PM Nawaz Sharif over the Panama papers leak. 04-Apr-2016
Heavy rains kill 57 in NW Pakistan, PoK Peshawar, Apr 4 (IBNS): Torrential rains which has hit Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan areas left at least 57 people dead. 04-Apr-2016
Pakistan's SAPM meets Chinese Foreign M Islamabad, Apr 2 (IBNS) Pakistan's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, and the Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs (SAPM), Syed Tariq Fatemi, held a bilateral meeting with the Foreign Minister of China, H.E. Wang Yi, on Saturday in Washington DC, on the sidelines of Nuclear Security Summit (NSS). 02-Apr-2016
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