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Sikhs outraged at US airport turban searches

08-Nov-2010 WASHINGTON: Sikh Americans are protesting at what they say is a new policy at US airports to screen their turbans systematically voicing fear the move would further stigmatize their faith.

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VC not recovered: KP varsities shut in protest

PESHAWAR: Teachers’ association closed down all the universities in Khyber Pakhtoonkhaw after a second video surfaced containing message of the abducted Vice Chancellor of Islamia College University Peshawar Professor Ajmal Khan on  Monday.

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Obama supports India on UN Security Council

NEW DELHI,Nov 8: President Barack Obama backed India for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council Monday a dramatic diplomatic gesture to his hosts as he wrapped up his first visit to this burgeoning nation.According to UNS Obama was making the announcement in a …

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Pakistan says India’s bid for SC seat adds complexity to UN reforms

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD, Pakistan has taken due note of United States expression of support for a permanent seat for India in any reformed Security Council. A Foreign Office Spokesman here on Monday said United States however has acknowledged that UN Security Council reform is …

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Anti-Islam,China alliance: Obama speaks for India

BUMBAI, Nov 8: Atlast the US President has started talking in Indian language when he supported the Indian nomination as the permanent member of the UN Security Council. The US President was under pressure by Indians.The experts said that USA- India partnership is actually anti-Islam …

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Pakistan ready for tax reforms, says IMF

WASHINGTON: Pakistan supports a general sales tax and changes to its energy industry, the International Monetary Fund said on Saturday while reporting on its talks with the country. The IMF and Pakistan also have agreed on a budget deficit target for the 2011 financial year …

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Pakistan ready for tax reforms, says IMF

WASHINGTON: Pakistan supports a general sales tax and changes to its energy industry, the International Monetary Fund said on Saturday while reporting on its talks with the country. The IMF and Pakistan also have agreed on a budget deficit target for the 2011 financial year …

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Obama wraps up Mumbai visit, heads to Delhi

07-Nov-2010 MUMBAI: President Barack Obama leaves the Indian city of Mumbai for New Delhi on Sunday with the ink drying on freshly-signed business deals that he hopes could help kickstart the struggling US economy.

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Indian media say Obama visit hitting right notes

07-Nov-2010 MUMBAI: Indian media on Sunday hailed U.S. President Barack Obama decision to ease export controls and support India membership of powerful nuclear groups saying he had set the right tone on a visit aimed at winning US jobs.

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Taliban never showed interest in negotiations: Prince Saud al-Faisal

07-Nov-2010 RIYADH,Nov 7: Saudi Arabia foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal says that we have halted mediation efforts between the Afghan government and the Taliban because the fundamentalist movement has refused to break ties with Al-Qaeda.

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