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Osama's kin killed by pilot who suffered from 'mental overload', says UK sleuths

Updated : Dec 08, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Osama's kin killed by pilot who suffered from 'mental overload', says UK sleuths

The pilot who crashed a private jet flying Osama bin Laden's relatives to the UK was suffering from a "mental overload", British investigators said. #World #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Plane crash #AAIB
Chinese authorities send man behind bars for criticising land reforms

Updated : Dec 08, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Chinese authorities send man behind bars for criticising land reforms

A man who wrote a social media post critical of China's decades-old land reform policies was sentenced to a year in prison, reports said. #World #China #Freedom of Speech #Communist Party of China #Mao #NewsTarcker
Bangladesh cracks down on HuJI, nabs 5 militants for planning attacks

Updated : Dec 08, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Bangladesh cracks down on HuJI, nabs 5 militants for planning attacks

Five members of a banned Islamist extremist group were nabbed in Bangladesh on Thursday, as they were regrouping in a bid to free their arrested leaders. #World #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Huji #Islamic extremism #Harkat-ul Jihad al-Islami Bangladesh
Stop sheltering terrorists targeting India, Ashton Carter tells Pakistan

Updated : Dec 08, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

Stop sheltering terrorists targeting India, Ashton Carter tells Pakistan

Pakistan's involvement with terrorism has come under attack from the department of State and Defence, reflecting Washington's frustration with Islamabad. #World #Terrorism #US #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Islamabad #Modi #US Department of State #Department of Defense
South Korea's President Park Geun-hye in trouble as parliament moves impeachment motion

Updated : Dec 08, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

South Korea's President Park Geun-hye in trouble as parliament moves impeachment motion

South Korea's opposition-controlled parliament introduced an impeachment motion on Thursday on President Park Geun-hye, setting up a likely vote Friday. #World #South Korea #Impeachment #Park Geun-hye #President of South Korea
Debris of ill-fated PIA aircraft located; popular evangelist among 47 feared dead

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Debris of ill-fated PIA aircraft located; popular evangelist among 47 feared dead

An Islamabad bound Pakistan international Airlines carrying 47 passengers crashed near Havelian in Abbotabad on Wednesday. #World #Pakistan #Abbottabad #NewsTracker #Air crash #PIA #Pakistan Airlines
Essential to eliminate Taliban sanctuaries in Pakistan, says former US Army official

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Essential to eliminate Taliban sanctuaries in Pakistan, says former US Army official

A former US Army official has said that to win the war against Taliban in Afghanistan, it is essential to destroy their safe havens in Pakistan. #United States #World #Terrorism #Pakistan #Taliban #TheySaidIt #Asia #US Army
Earthquake in Indonesia kills at least 18 people, dozens more feared trapped in rubble

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Earthquake in Indonesia kills at least 18 people, dozens more feared trapped in rubble

At least 18 people died and dozens were feared trapped in rubble after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia's Sumatra island. #World #NewsTracker #Indonesia #earthquake #Aceh #Tremor #Banda Aceh #temblor #Sumatra island
Shameless nepotism: Pakistan's Sindh govt hires 50 employees from the same family

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Shameless nepotism: Pakistan's Sindh govt hires 50 employees from the same family

In a shocking example of nepotism, a provincial government in Pakistan has appointed about four dozen members of the same family in health department. #ThatsJustWrong #World #Pakistan #Benazir Bhutto #Asia #Sindh #Asif Ali Zardari #Pakistan Peoples Party #PPP #Nepotism #Shareworthy
US commitment to Nato will remain unwavering despite Trump: John Kerry

Updated : Dec 07, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

US commitment to Nato will remain unwavering despite Trump: John Kerry

The US commitment to Nato will remain "unwavering" despite the change of administration following election of Donald Trump as president, John Kerry said. #United States #World #Barack Obama #Donald Trump #Nato #TheySaidIt #US Secretary of State #John Kerry