The UN human rights chief has called on Myanmar to condemn a Buddhist nationalist monk for calling a UN special envoy a “bitch” and a “whore”.
DHAKA: Bangladesh Monday ended its confinement of opposition leader Khaleda Zia after a surge in political violence left 27 people dead, but her party vowed to continue a nationwide transport blockade.
There were several reasons for why AS Dileep Kumar decided to shed the faith he was born into and adopt a new one.
The Islamic finance industry in Pakistan is well below its true potential and Islamic banks must tap into the unbanked markets through their asset-based and risk-sharing products for catalysing growth in the real economy, said Pakistani Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.
08 Jan 2015 Dangerous tensions between archrivals India and Pakistan have ratcheted up again along the de facto border dividing Kashmir, reigniting the deadly decades-old dispute that has twice brought the two nuclear-armed nations to war.