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Pakistan refuses to allow Musharraf to travel abroad

Published on 29-Jan-2015
Pakistan has refused to allow former president Pervez Musharraf to visit Saudi Arabia to offer condolences over the death of Saudi King Abdullah, officials said Thursday. Screenshot

Pakistan has refused to allow former president Pervez Musharraf to visit Saudi Arabia to offer condolences over the death of Saudi King Abdullah, officials said...

Bangladeshi trawler with 100 on board sinks, many rescued

Published on 29-Jan-2015
A Bangladeshi trawler with over a hundred people on board sank in the Bay of Bengal Thursday.PTI File Photo For Representation Purpose Only

A Bangladeshi trawler with over a hundred people on board sank in the Bay of Bengal Thursday...

Pak Punjab guv quits after blasting govt on Obama's India trip

Published on 29-Jan-2015
The governor of Pakistan's Punjab province resigned today just days after slamming the Nawaz Sharif government for its

The governor of Pakistan's Punjab province resigned today just days after slamming the Nawaz Sharif government for its "diplomatic failure" to build ties with the...

Malaysia officially declares flight MH370 is lost

Published on 29-Jan-2015
Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was Thursday declared as lost by the Malaysian authorities -- almost a year after it went missing. AP File Photo.

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was Thursday declared as lost by the Malaysian authorities -- almost a year after it went missing.

US does not consider Afghan Taliban as a 'terrorist' outfit

Published on 29-Jan-2015
 The US does not consider the Afghan Taliban as a terrorist outfit, describing it as an armed insurgency. AP File Photo.

The US does not consider the Afghan Taliban as a terrorist outfit, describing it as "an armed insurgency".

Japan says 'highly probable' new militant message is real

Published on 29-Jan-2015
 Japan today said a fresh message from Islamic militants threatening to kill Japanese and Jordanian hostages was very likely genuine. AP File Photo.

Japan, fresh message,Islamic militants, threatening kill Japanese,Jordanian hostages,

US says Taliban 'armed insurgency', ISIL 'terrorist' group

Published on 29-Jan-2015
Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz briefs the press while at the White House in Washington. Reuters photo

The United States has described the Afghan Taliban as "an armed insurgency", while the Islamic State as a "terrorist" group...

French co-pilot flying AirAsia jet before crash: Investigators

Published on 29-Jan-2015
The French first officer of an AirAsia (AIRA.KL) passenger jet that crashed into the sea last month was at the controls just prior to the accident. Reuters File photo

The French first officer of an AirAsia (AIRA.KL) passenger jet that crashed into the sea last month was at the controls just prior to the...

Islamic State group issues new threat to kill Jordanian pilot

Published on 29-Jan-2015
Islamic State militants say they will execute a Jordanian pilot immediately if Amman does not hand over a female suicide bomber by sunset today, as Japan waits in anguish for news of a journalist the extremists are also holding. Reuters File Photo for representation.

Islamic State militants say they will execute a Jordanian pilot "immediately" if Amman does not hand over a female suicide bomber by sunset today, as...

Germany's anti-Islam rally called off over thinning support

Published on 29-Jan-2015
Protestors hold a poster depicting a veiled German Chancellor Angela Merkel and sa ign against headscarfs during a demonstration of Legida, an offshoot of the Pegida anti-Islam movement, in Leipzig, eastern Germany. AP file photo

The anti-Islam PEGIDA movement in Germany has called off its weekly rally planned for Monday in the eastern city of Dresden following a spate...

Photo Gallery
A groom leads his horse in the equine pool after working out on the track, during early morning...

A groom leads his horse in the equine pool after working out on the track, during early morning...

A handler bathes a horse after a training session ahead of the Indian Derby in Mumbai...

A handler bathes a horse after a training session ahead of the Indian Derby in Mumbai...

Ladakhi women offering prayers during the inauguration of traditional Buddhist prayer...

Ladakhi women offering prayers during the inauguration of traditional Buddhist prayer...

A Police man takes pictures as the Raisina Hill which houses India's most important ministries...

A Police man takes pictures as the Raisina Hill which houses India's most important ministries...

A man walks on a snow covered path after in Srinagar on Thursday. Temperatures drop due...

A man walks on a snow covered path after in Srinagar on Thursday. Temperatures drop due...

A scene after light snow fall at Dal Lake in Srinagar on Thursday...

A scene after light snow fall at Dal Lake in Srinagar on Thursday...

Migratory seagulls are seen above the river Ganga during Magh Mela in Allahabad...

Migratory seagulls are seen above the river Ganga during Magh Mela in Allahabad...

President Pranab Mukherjee leaving for Beating Retreat ceremony from forecourt...

President Pranab Mukherjee leaving for Beating Retreat ceremony from forecourt...

School children perform during presentation of National Bal Shree Honour 2011 & 2012...

School children perform during presentation of National Bal Shree Honour 2011 & 2012...

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor during inauguration of International Bicycle & Fitness Expo...

Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor during inauguration of International Bicycle & Fitness Expo...

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