24,000 attempts to access pornsites in British Parliament

London, Jan 8 : More than 24,000 attempts were made to access pornographic websites in Britain’s Houses of Parliament since last June’s general election, according to official data. The figure of 24,473 attempts represents about 160 requests per day on average from computers and other devices connected to the parliamentary network between June and October 2017, […]

Seoul, Pyongyang finalise delegations for bilateral meet

Seoul, Jan 7 : North and South Korea have agreed on the composition of the delegations which will participate in the first high-level meeting on Tuesday between the two countries after over two years, the Unification Ministry said here on Sunday. Pyongyang informed Seoul of its five-member delegation earlier in the day, which will be led […]

Pakistan accuses US of betrayal after military aid suspension

Islamabad, Jan 5 : Amid opposition calls for retaliation, the Pakistan government on Friday accused the US of betrayal and decried “arbitrary deadlines” and “unilateral pronouncements” after the Donald Trump administration suspended an estimated $1 billion in military assistance. In one of the harshest actions in years between the troubled allies, Washington moved to block the […]

20 killed in Kabul suicide bombing

Kabul, Jan 5 : At least 20 persons have been killed and 30 others injured here in a suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State terror group, an official said. The attack happened on Thursday night in Banaee area of Kabul where a group of police officers were handling a protest, the Interior Ministry said […]

Two Hindu traders shot dead in Pakistan

Islamabad, Jan 5 : Two Hindu grain traders were shot dead by robbers in Sindh province of Pakistan on Friday. The victims were brothers and identified as Dileep Kumar and Chandar Maheshwari. The incident took place when they opened their shop in the grain market in Tharparkar district, the Express Tribune reported. According to the police, […]

Donald Trump singing India’s tune, says Pakistan

Islamabad, Jan 4 : Reacting to US President Donald Trumps “lies and deceit” comments, Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Thursday said he “is singing Indias tune” and that the Islambad’s civil and military leaderships were on the same page. Asif said the US government’s claim of releasing a dispensation of $33 billion in aid to […]