Syria a Dying Nation

By Manish Rai Now after more than four years after it began, the full-blown civil war that developed in Syria has killed over 250,000 people, half of them civilians. In addition the UN estimates nearly…




Pakistan and India agree on LoC ceasefire

September 12, 2015, Islamabad, Pakistan and India agreed on Saturday to restore ceasefire at the working boundary to save lives of innocent civilians, said military officials. The breakthrough came at the bi-annual meeting between Pakistan…


Libya’s struggle for stability

By Neville Teller Libya today is not only a country torn apart politically, but a battlefield where armed militias attack each other with scant regard for any civilians who happen to get in their way,…




Karzai doubts Al-Qaeda ever operated in Afghanistan

September 11, 2015, Kabul, The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has dismissed the presence of al-Qaeda terrorist network in Afghanistan by calling it a “myth”. In an excerpt of an interview with Al Jazeera English’s…


Israel reopens embassy in Egypt

September 10, 2015, Cairo, Israel has reopened its embassy in Egypt, four years after it was stormed by dozens of protesters in violence that led to the evacuation of the Israeli ambassador. The Israeli foreign…