updated 2:50 PM GMT, Dec 22, 2014

Pakistan varsity shut after threats

The Quaid-i-Azam University here, one of the largest in Pakistan, has been closed for an indefinite period, apparently following threats, the Dawn newspaper reported Sunday.

 

A number of universities

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Over 300 terror suspects held in Islamabad

Over 300 terror suspects, including some foreigners, have been nabbed by security agencies in Pakistan's capital city during joint operations, a media report said Sunday.

Six teams of sniffer dogs, ar

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Gunman kills two New York police officers  

Two New York police officers were shot dead by a lone gunman in Brooklyn Saturday, apparently to avenge the death of African-Americans Eric Garner and Michael Brown at the hands of white police person

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Three killed, four injured in Manipur IED blast

Three people were killed and four others seriously injured in a powerful blast in Manipur's capital city of Imphal Sunday morning, police said.

"An IED (Improvised Explosive Device) that was planted b

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Peshawar attack victim's family leads protest

An army man's family of a student killed in Peshawar school attack led an anti-terrorism rally in Pakistan's Punjab province, media reported Sunday.

 

Zeb Khan, a subedar in the army, had three sons e

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Bengal girl raped by friends in Delhi

An 18-year-old girl from West Bengal was gang raped by two of her friends, including a juvenile, in the national capital, Delhi Police said Saturday.

 

The girl, a native of New Jalpaiguri, told polic

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Two terrorists hanged in Pakistan

Two convicted Pakistani terrorists were executed Friday, in the first capital punishment carried out in the country since Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif lifted the 2008 moratorium on the death penalty in

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Eight Australian children stabbed, no suspect

Eight children as young as 18 months to 15 years were found stabbed to death at a house in Australia's Cairns city Friday but there are no suspects as of yet. An injured woman was also found in the ho

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Execution of six Pakistani militants approved

Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has approved the execution of six terrorists who were sentenced to death by military courts, a media report said Friday.

"Chief of Army Staff today signed dea

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57 terrorists killed in Pakistan airstrikes

At least 57 alleged terrorists were killed in airstrikes carried out by the Pakistani military in Khyber Agency's Tirah Valley, media reported.

"The fresh operation was launched after Tuesday's tragic

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