Baluchistan Liberation Army Listed as Terrorist Organization by U.S- Pakistan Welcomes Decision

July 03 The United States on Tuesday listed Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) to its Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT) list. US Department of State accused Balochistan Liberation Army of "targetting Chinese engineers in Balochistan"…

Gunmen Attack Mali Village, Kill 23 Civilians

July 02 At least 23 civilians have been killed in attacks on villages in troubled central Mali by armed men, a local mayor and a Malian security source said on Monday. [metaslider id=1801] “During Sunday, and overnight, in the villages…

Pakistan Opens Doors of 500 Year Old Gurduwara For Indian Sikhs

July 01 A 500-year-old gurdwara in Sialkot in Pakistan’s Punjab province has now opened its doors for Indian Sikh pilgrims, a media report said Monday. Earlier, Indians were not allowed to visit the Babe-de-Ber gurdwara which is situated…

India Committing Mass Human Rights Abuses in Kashmir- American Human Rights Group

July 01 Indigenous Peoples Nations Coalition (IPNC) and South Asia Centre for Peace and Human Rights (SACFPHR) organised a parallel event at the 41st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) at the Palais Des Nations. The…

UN Drops Kashmir from From "Regular Report" on Human Right Situation

June 28 The United Nations has dropped Kashmir in its regular update report on the situation of human rights around the world for the first time in three years. The News reported that Kashmir has been dropped from the list due to ‘intense…

Policeman, 3 Assailants killed in suicide attack on police training Centre in Pakistan

June 26 Three suicide bombers attacked a police training centre in Pakistan’s restive southwestern Balochistan province on Wednesday, triggering a shootout that killed a security personnel and the attackers, police said. Four police…

Chinese Agricultural Official Picked to lead UN Food Agency

June 24 Qu Dongyu, China’s deputy agricultural minister, was elected Sunday as the new director general of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, the first person from a Communist country to hold the influential FAO post. The agency’s…

Taliban- US hold Fresh Talks to End Afghan War

June 23 The United States and the Taliban will open fresh negotiations next week, the US negotiator said Saturday, as he voiced hope for progress in ending America’s longest war. Zalmay Khalilzad, the US special representative on Afghanistan,…

US Bars to Fly Over using Iranian airspace

June 21 The US Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday issued an emergency order prohibiting US operators from flying in an overwater area of Tehran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions. The…

Egyptian Leader Mohammed Morsi Dies During Court Hearing

June 17 The former President of Egypt Mohammed Morsi who was ousted by the army in 2013, has died in court, state TV reported. He reportedly fainted after a court session where he was facing espionage charges and subsequently died. He was…