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Mother gets death penalty for burning her daughter

International Desk: A Pakistani mother who boasted about burning her daughter alive in an honour killing over her Details

Last man to walk on the moon died at 82  

International desk: Astronaut Gene Cernan traced his only child's initials in the dust of the lunar surface. Then Details

Main suspected of Istanbul nightclub attack held  

International Desk: Turkish police have arrested the main suspect in the New Year's Eve attack on an exclusive Details

Ancient Buddha statue discovered in China    

International Desk: A 600-year-old Buddha statue has been discovered in a reservoir in east China's Jiangxi Province after Details

Trump vows ‘insurance for everybody’

International Desk: US President-elect Donald Trump, in an interview with the Washington Post, has vowed ‘insurance for everybody’ Details

Violence inside 2 prisons in Brazil leaves 26 dead  

International Desk: Twenty-six inmates were killed in eruptions of violence inside two prisons in northern Brazil, officials said Details

20 died in Turkish Airlines cargo jet crashed:  

International Desk: A Turkish Airlines cargo jet has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing a pilot and at least 20 Details

Father of Chinese Romanization dies at 111

Staff Correspondent:Chinese linguist Zhou Youguang, who created the writing system that turns Chinese characters into words using letters Details

23 people died to see kite flying  

International desk: At least 23 people drowned and another 12 were missing when an overloaded boat capsized in Details

Severe cold weather kills 5 in Pakistan

International Desk:At least 5 people have died due to severe cold weather conditions in Karachi after the season's Details

PM's WEF joining represents country’s strong position

Staff Correspondent:Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali on Saturday said the forthcoming annual meeting of the World Economic Forum Details

UN rights envoy starts probe into Rohingya abuse in Rakhine

International Desk: The UN's rights envoy for Myanmar reached in troubled Rakhine state on Friday for a trip Details

Viral post of a old woman, 92, kept in pigsty    

International Desk: Images of an emaciated elderly woman have rattled Chinese social media users, after papers in the Details

Fighting on Myanmar's border with China

International Desk: Thousands of people fled heavy fighting on Myanmar's northern border with China overnight, activists said on Details

Morocco bans burqa production and selling  

International desk: Morocco has banned the production and sale of burqa full-face Muslim veils, apparently for security reasons, Details

Obama tearfully thanks his wife in farewell 

International desk: US President Barack Obama said goodbye to the nation Tuesday night, declaring during his farewell address. His Details

Barack Obama says 'Goodbye'

International Desk:Barack Obama closes the book on his presidency saying goodbye in his last speech in Chicago that Details

Bangladeshi-origin mum married top IS leader and moved to Syria

Staff Correspondent:The Sunday Times recently reported that a mother of three reportedly married one of the leaders of Details

`White House is not your family bussiness’    

International Desk: US President Barack Obama says he has advised his successor Donald Trump not to attempt to Details

PM Modi receives jersey signed by Ronaldo

Online Desk: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today received a special gift that would make any serious football Details