PM assures opposition leader of consultation over National Security Policy

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has assured that all the parliamentary leaders will be invited for a meeting to discuss the way forward and options to deal with the issue

Taliban commander Qari Anees arrested from Swabi interchange

PESHAWAR (Dunya News) – The police have arrested Taliban commander Qari Anees from Islamabad motorway near Swabi interchange on Wednesday.According to police sources, a search operation was launched o

Russia warns Saudi against giving Syria rebels missiles

MOSCOW (AFP) - Russia on Tuesday warned Saudi Arabia against supplying Syrian rebels with shoulder-launched missile launchers, saying such a move would endanger security across the Middle East and bey

3rd Test: Pressure on captains Smith, Clarke in decider

CAPE TOWN (AFP) - Captains Graeme Smith and Michael Clarke will be under greater than usual pressure when South Africa and Australia clash in the series-deciding third Test from Saturday.Apart from th

Cricket: England prepare for life without Kevin Pietersen

LONDON (AFP) - England will play their first major match since the controversial decision to call time on Kevin Pietersen's international career when they face West Indies in the first of three one-da

Golf: Tiger Woods urged to 'respect' WGC-HSBC Champions

SINGAPORE (AFP) - HSBCs sponsorship chief has urged Tiger Woods to respect the banks large investment by playing at this years WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai instead of meaningless...

Oil prices down

SINGAPORE (AFP) - Oil prices eased in Asian trade Wednesday as dealers await the latest US crude stockpiles data for clues about demand in the worlds biggest economy at the tail-end of a harsh winter.

Gunshots rattle Thai capital as PM Shinawatra flies out

BANGKOK, Feb 26, 2014 (AFP) - Gunmen opened fire near several opposition protest sites in Bangkok Wednesday, stoking tensions in the capital as Thailands embattled prime minister flew to her political

Man convicted of raping, killing girl executed in US

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The US state of Missouri executed early Wednesday a man convicted of abducting, raping and killing a teenage girl, US media reported.Michael Taylor, 47, was put to death by lethal i