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    China’s military modernisation poses Taiwan threat, say US officials

    China’s accelerated military modernisation poses a clear and growing threat to Taiwan, and US intervention might only risk intensifying pressure from Beijing, US defence...

    Bangladesh protests: UN rights chief urges for overhaul of security law

    Hundreds of Bangladeshi activists staged a fourth day of protests Monday over the death of a writer in detention as the UN rights chief...

    Missing K2 climbers declared dead by Pakistan

    Three climbers lost on Pakistan’s K2 are believed to have died on the mountain, a Pakistan official said Thursday, more than a week after...

    UNSC must use its mechanisms to promote political solutions: Pakistan

    Noting that UN peacekeeping operations are currently not in a position to resolve conflicts, insurgencies and cross-border attacks, Pakistan Monday underscored the need for...

    COVID-19: Is Saudi Arabia considering to suspend Hajj for the public?

    Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Noor-ul-Haq Qadri on Wednesday said that Saudi authorities have so far refused to accept applications from pilgrims, therefore, Hajj...

    US virus intelligence was not reliable: WHO Covid mission

    US intelligence on the supposed origin of the coronavirus pandemic was not reliable, a member of the special WHO mission to China said Wednesday,...

    Australian journalist arrested in China for ‘supplying state secrets’

    An Australian journalist who disappeared from Chinese state television’s airwaves six months ago and was detained by Beijing authorities has been formally arrested for...

    India to lift lengthy internet clampdown in Kashmir

    Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir said Friday they would restore high-speed web access in the region, bringing to an end what rights groups have called...

    General Motors halts production due to semiconductor shortage

    General Motors will temporarily halt production at three factories and cut output by half at a fourth due to the global shortage of semiconductors,...

    WHO team visits Chinese virus lab in Wuhan

    World Health Organization inspectors visited a laboratory in China’s Wuhan city on Wednesday that American officials suggested could have been the source of the...