Islamabad, July 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday called for a plebiscite in "occupied" Jammu and Kashmir to let its people decide if they want to be with India or align with Pakistan.
London, July 11 (IANS) A leading contender in the race for Britain's new prime minister, Andrea Leadsom has apologised to her Conservative Party rival Theresa May over comments in which she said being a mother made her a better candidate than May, who has no children.
Ankara, July 11 (IANS) At least three policemen were shot dead and three others injured in Turkey by an assailant with "mental problems", the media reported on Monday.
Dhaka, July 11 (IANS) Mumbai-based controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's Peace TV went off the air in Bangladesh on Monday after the government issued an order that cancelled its broadcast rights.
Damascus, July 11 (IANS) The territory controlled by the Islamic State shrunk by 12 per cent in the first six months of 2016, and the terrorist group would redouble its "mass casualty attacks", according to an analysis released by the research group IHS.