Ex-ministers call for vote on war in Afghanistan

Author: By Nigel Morris, Deputy Political Editor The move is being led by Frank Field, the former social security minister, and backed by a number of …

US ‘wants to guard Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal’

Author: By Andrew Buncombe, Asia Correspondent In a rare public statement, General Tariq Majid, chairman of Pakistan’s Joint Chiefs of Staff Com…

North Korea fires seven missiles to defy the US

Author: By Kwang-Tae Kim in Seoul The launches came two days after North Korea fired what were believed to be four short-range cruise missiles. They a…