MILAN Italian tax police searched offices of Atlantia's toll roads unit on Tuesday and said they were opening a new line of investigation into motorway safety barriers following last year's deadly collapse of the Morandi bridge in Genoa.
JANGALAK, Afghanistan A "secretive" peace deal between United States and the Taliban could face wide resistance in Afghanistan if it opens the door to the insurgents' hardline regime, said the son of Ahmad Shah Massoud, the slain hero of the anti-Soviet resistance.
ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI Pakistan reopened its airspace to international civil aviation on Tuesday after months of restrictions imposed because of clashes with India, which forced long detours that cost airlines millions of dollars.
ISLAMABAD/PESHAWAR, Pakistan Pakistan's polio eradication campaign has hit serious problems with an alarming spike in reported cases that has raised doubts over the quality of vaccination reporting and prompted officials to review their approach to stopping the crippling disease.
ISLAMABAD Pakistan said on Sunday it welcomed a statement by Tethyan Copper expressing willingness for a negotiated settlement after a World Bank tribunal ordered the government to pay $5.8 billion in damages in a dispute over the Reko Diq copper mine.
ISLAMABAD, July 14 Pakistan said on Sunday it
welcomed a statement by Tethyan Copper expressing willingness
for a negotiated settlement after a World Bank tribunal ordered
the government to pay $5.8 billion in damages in a dispute over
the Reko Diq copper mine.
ISLAMABAD The International Monetary Fund Executive board approved a three-year, $6 billion loan package for Pakistan on Wednesday to rein in mounting debts and stave off a looming balance of payments crisis, in exchange for tough austerity measures.
ISLAMABAD Less than 10 months after coming to power in Pakistan with visions of creating a welfare system to lift millions out of poverty, economic crisis has forced Prime Minister Imran Khan into the hard realities of an IMF bail-out.
ISLAMABAD The Pakistani and Indian prime ministers exchanged messages via Twitter on Thursday hoping for peace, after Narendra Modi returned to power in New Delhi in an election fought in the wake of confrontation between the nuclear-armed enemies.
ISLAMABAD Pakistan's central bank raised its key interest rate to 12.25% on Monday, warning that already soaring inflation risked further rises on the back of higher oil prices and reforms required for a bailout from the International Monetary Fund.