At least 12 members of the Afghan security forces were killed in several violent overnight attacks, officials said on Tuesday.
Pakistan on Monday reported its highest count of coronavirus patients in critical condition to date and said oxygen supply capacity in the country was under stress amid a third wave of the pandemic.
A series of publications targeted at an Islamic cleric and Nigerian government minister has led to scrutiny of his previous extremist rhetoric; but these tensed debates, if not managed properly can risk undermining efforts to promote deradicalisation and counter-extremism.
Pakistan on Friday blocked social media platforms amid fears that activists of a radical Islamist group might use the technology to stoke violent protests against last year’s depiction of the Prophet Muhammad in France.
President Joe Biden will on Wednesday announce a complete U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan by September 11, to close the book on America’s longest war.
Pakistani authorities announced on Tuesday that most schools would remain closed for another three weeks as thousands of children were infected with the virus amid a third of wave of cases.
Tech giant, Apple Inc., AAPL, is expanding its ‘Independent Repair Provider’, IRP, programme to more than 200 countries.
The Non-Interest Finance Professionals of West Africa, NIFPWA, has appointed two Nigerian financial experts, Professors Kabir Isa-Dandago and Busari S Akande as President and Director-General of the union respectively.
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India and Pakistan’s militaries said, on Thursday, that they had agreed to stop firing along their disputed border in Kashmir.
An Indian air ambulance has made an emergency landing at Pakistan’s Islamabad International airport for refuelling, media reports on Monday said.
China’s CanSino vaccine has become the second Chinese COVID-19 vaccine to be approved by the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan for emergency use in the country.
The Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, has handed over 4,907 cartons of seized expired sweets and chocolates valued at N23.7 million to National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC.
A drive to administer the China-donated Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines to frontline healthcare workers was formally kicked off across Pakistan on Wednesday, the National Command and Operation Center, NCOC, said.
A military plane loaded with 500,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses from China, on Monday, landed in Pakistan.
Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Thursday acquitted and discharged Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, an Islamist accused of beheading a U.S. journalist, Daniel Pearl in 2002.
Afghanistan on Monday launched a nationwide campaign to give polio vaccination does to 9.9 million children under the age of five, the Public Health Ministry announced.
India and Pakistan on Friday exchanged the list of nuclear installations and facilities covered under the agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear installations between the two countries.