In a carefully choreographed event that unfolded in tweets, photos and TV footage, Kulbhushan Jadhav, who is on death row in Pakistan for alleged spying, met his wife and mother on Monday.
Pakistani authorities allowed an Indian national sentenced to death for spying to see his family for the first time since his arrest, a rare and highly-anticipated meeting arranged amid tight security in Islamabad.
The Turkish military has announced the death of two of its soldiers in an attack by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the country’s troubled southeastern region.
A series of progressive groups are organizing protests across the United States in the event that US President Donald Trump decides to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating the alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.
Shortly after a meeting between jailed Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav and his mother and wife, Pakistan was at pains to clarify that this was not their "last meeting." This was basically an assurance that Jadhav, who is on death row in Pakistan, will not be executed - atleast not anytime soon.
Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan Sardar Ayaz Sadiq on Monday said that Pakistan attached immense importance to fraternal relations with Iran and wanted to further cement trade relations through enhanced parliamentary cooperation between the legislatures of the two countries.
Uzbekistan and Iran discussed transit cargo transportation in a meeting hosted by Uzbek Foreign Trade Ministry for Deputy Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade of Iran Mojtaba Khosrotaj.
Iran’s anti-narcotics police forces have managed to capture about 1,800 kilograms of various kinds of illicit drugs in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, a provincial police commander announced.
Iran and Oman discussed a major project to export Iranian gas to the Arab country.
Astara-Astara railway was officially commissioned on Monday, announced an Iranian official.
Foreign companies interested in developing Iran's oilfields should find an Iranian partner, said Deputy Oil Minister Marzieh Shahdaei on Monday.
The 20th International Storytelling Festival will be held from January 21 to 25 at the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) in Tehran.
Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri arrived in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh expecting to spend the day with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, but instead found himself manhandled by Saudi security forces and forced to resign his position, according to a report by The New York Times.
Stung by the shock defeat of its candidate, E Madhusudhanan at the hands of rebel party leader and independent candidate, TTV Dhinakaran in the RK Nagar bypoll, the ruling AIADMK on Monday removed several supporters of the latter from the party.
Written off as dead men walking, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal defied time to sweep the Grand Slams in 2017 while the injury curse which dogged their rivals looks set to be the new year's early storyline.
For a competition that has always held holidays as sacrosanct, Serie A is taking a big break from tradition this week.
Thierry Henry called talk of Real Madrid sacking manager Zinedine Zidane due to the team's current form this season "comical."
Serena Williams will return to tennis in Abu Dhabi next Saturday, almost four months after giving birth.
Yemeni forces fired a Zelzal 2 (Earthquake-2) ballistic missile at a position of Saudi-backed mercenaries in the Nihm district of the country's western Sana'a province, inflicting heavy casualties on them.
A suicide bomber killed six civilians in an attack near an Afghan intelligence agency compound in Kabul Monday in the latest assault claimed by the Daesh terror group in the capital.