13 under arrest for Sri Lanka blasts: police

Sri Lankan police have arrested 13 men in connection with bomb blasts on churches and hotels that killed more than 200 people, officials said Monday. Authorities have not made public details on those held after Sunday’s attacks. But a police source told AFP the 13 were detained at two locations in and around Colombo. The […]

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrested in UK

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange was on Thursday taken into custody in Central London by the British Police, news agency Reuters reported. Assange was arrested from the Ecuador Embassy in London after the South American country withdrew the asylum granted to him. “He (Assange) has been taken into custody at a central London police station where […]

Pakistan calls ’emergency meeting’ after India carried out air strikes

By Sajjad Hussain Islamabad, Feb 26 (PTI) Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi called an “emergency meeting” Tuesday after India carried out air strikes across the LoC and destroyed terror camps in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. Qureshi will meet Prime Minister Imran Khan after the meeting in which he will discuss the security situation with high-level […]