Russian ambassador

Police officer assasinated Russian ambassador to Turkey, in Ankara

Turkish President, after the assassination of Andrey Karlov, said that Ankara and Moscow agree that the killing was an attempt of provocation against mutual ties.
Donald Trump

Billionaire reality TV star ‘Donald Trump’ becomes President U.S.

Donald Trump has stunned America and the world, riding a wave of populist resentment to defeat Hillary Clinton in the race to become the 45th president of the United States.
Juan Manuel Santos

Colombian President ‘Santos’ wins Nobel Peace prize 2016 for his efforts to end civil...

The Nobel committee in Norway praised Juan Manuel Santos for his peace agreement with Farc rebels, signed last month after four years of negotiations.
Kabul Blast

Twin blasts on Hazara community kill 80, injure over 230 in Kabul

The bombings, apparently aimed at sowing sectarian discord in a country well known for Shia-Sunni harmony, came as thousands of Hazaras gathered to protest over a multi-million-dollar power line.
Turkish Army

194 reported killed after Turkish military coup failed

Fighting continued into the early morning, with the sounds of huge blasts echoing across Istanbul and the capital, Ankara, including at least one bomb that hit the parliament complex.

Iranian ‘Guards’ conduct ballistic missile test

The test happened two months after the United States sanctioned businesses and individuals linked to Iran’s missile programme over a test of the medium-range Emad missile carried out in October 2015.

Voice of the Caliphate, IS launches radio station in Afghanistan

Islamic State (IS) group have launched an anti-government radio Voice of the Caliphate station in Afghanistan to promote IS and attract new recruits, Afghan media reported.

Imran meets Modi in New Delhi, invites him to Pakistan

Vikas Swarup, spokesman of Indian Ministry of External Affairs, said on Twitter that the meeting took place on the Imran Khan's request.

Mullah Mansour is alive; Taliban release his audio message

"I am alive. I’ve never had a fight with anyone, no meeting was held and I have not been to Kuchlak (in Pakistan) in years," Mullah Mansour

Mark Zuckerberg’s daughter welcomed with $45 billion surprise

The parents plan to give 99 percent of their Facebook fortune to charity over the course of their lives via a new foundation, Zuckerberg announced in a letter embedded in a post commemorating the birth of the couple's first child.

TTP commander Khan Saeed Sajna killed in a drone strike in Afghanistan

At least 12 other militants were killed and 20 had been wounded in the drone strike which took place in the Damma region in Khost Province, NYT reported

Pakistan’s ‘Aware Girls’ wins ‘With and For Girls’ award

Local Organisation Aware Girls is one of just 20 organisations from around the world to receive an inaugural “With and For Girls” Award.

ISIS financed from 40 countries, including G20 members; Putin

"I’ve shown our colleagues photos taken from space and from aircraft which clearly demonstrate the scale of the illegal trade in oil and petroleum products."

Paris attacks; Eight terrorists dead after killing at least 150 people at six places

French President Francois Hollande declares a state of emergency across the country after simultaneous attacks in Paris.

His first audio message; Taliban’s new supreme leader calls for unity

KABUL: Taliban’s new chief Mullah Akhtar Mansoor’s first audio message surfaced on Saturday. In the audio recording, Mansoor calls for unity among the Taliban...

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