Asif Saeed Khan Khosa, 64, is the 26th Chief Justice of Pakistan. He was one of the judges who disqualified from politics for life former prime minister Nawaz Sharif over corruption.
Some of the accused told TRT World that the BJP government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scapegoating them for electoral benefits as parliamentary elections are just a few months away.
The Taliban has threatened to leave the peace process if the US continues to avoid its demands to withdraw American troops from the country.
India's slow progress in rescuing 15 trapped coal miners in Meghalaya state has been contrasted with the dramatic rescue of 12 Thai boys and their football coach from a cave last July. Some have called the operation to reach the miners "shameful."
The Horn of Africa appears to be geared towards a new order set off by global competition over strategic interests.
Aid groups say the pace of new arrivals in Bangladesh has escalated since January 3, as India hands over more stateless Muslim refugees to Myanmar army.
Part I: The Day the Shah Left - this is the first in a series of articles that looks at how the Iranian Revolution came to be in 1979, and where it has led Iran over the course of four decades.
The Irish band released the first song of its final album a year after lead singer Dolores O'Riordan was found drowned in a London hotel bathtub. The rock group will split after the release of their eighth and last album in April.
Millions of pilgrims began bathing on the first official day of India's Kumbh Mela, billed as the world's largest religious festival where politics play an important role ahead of a general election later this year.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe began a hunger strike after she was denied health care and asked to spy on Britain, her husband said.
Afghan officials say militants targeted Green Village, in the east of the city where some foreign workers are based, adding at least 10 children were among the wounded.
The cargo plane carrying meat from Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan skidded off a runway during an emergency landing at Fath airport near capital Teheran before crashing into a wall, the army said in a statement.
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