Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif names 22 MPs to rake up Kashmir issue at international level

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif names 22 MPs to rake up Kashmir issue at international level

Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday nominated 22 parliamentarians as special envoys to highlight “the Indian brutalities and human rights abuses” in Jammu and Kashmir in key parts of the world. “I have decided to send these parliamentarians for fighting the Kashmir

Dhaka cafe attack
Dhaka cafe attack 'mastermind', 2 others killed during an encounter in Bangladesh

Dhaka: Bangladesh police on Saturday killed Dhaka cafe attack ‘mastermind’ Canadian-Bangladeshi Tamim Ahmed Chowdhury

Burkini ban overturned by French court amid global outrage
Burkini ban overturned by French court amid global outrage

Paris: France’s top administrative court has overturned a town burkini ban amid shock and anger worldwide after some Muslim

Pakistan needs to deny safe haven to terrorists: US
Pakistan needs to deny safe haven to terrorists: US

Washington: The US has once again urged Pakistan to deny safe havens to terrorists, and said that Islamabad should not

Indian-American couple pleads guilty to USD 20 mn visa fraud
Indian-American couple pleads guilty to USD 20 mn visa fraud

Washington: An Indian-American couple from Virginia has pleaded guilty to the charges of USD 20 million visa fraud involving

Pakistan pushes for NSG membership at UN
Pakistan pushes for NSG membership at UN

Islamabad: Pakistan has made a strong pitch for membership to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), telling the UN Security Council

Police Scotland make hijab part of official uniform
Police Scotland make hijab part of official uniform

LONDON: The hijab or the headscarf has been made an optional part of Police Scotland’s uniform in an attempt to attract

Potentially habitable planet closest to our solar system found
Potentially habitable planet closest to our solar system found

Washington: Astronomers have found clear evidence of a potentially habitable planet orbiting the closest star to our solar

Death toll in Italy earthquake reaches 247
Death toll in Italy earthquake reaches 247

ROME: Italian authorities say that the death toll from Wednesday’s earthquake in the central part of the country has risen

Kabul: Seven dead, over 30 injured in attack on American University of Afghanistan
Kabul: Seven dead, over 30 injured in attack on American University of Afghanistan

KABUL: An attack on the American University of Afghanistan has ended, a senior police officer said Thursday, after at least seven

American University under attack in Kabul
American University under attack in Kabul

Kabul: The American University of Afghanistan in Kabul city came under attack on Wednesday evening with security forces

Airlander 10: World
Airlander 10: World's largest aircraft crashes in Bedfordshire

London: The world’s largest aircraft Airlander 10 crashed during its second test flight on Wednesday in Bedfordshire, after

Fearing rape again by ISIS, Yazidi woman burnt herself to become
Fearing rape again by ISIS, Yazidi woman burnt herself to become 'undesirable'

VILLINGEN-SCHWENNINGEN, Germany: The Yazidi girl had been in the safety of a refugee camp in Iraq for two weeks when she imagined

Thailand: Bomb blast rocks Pattani, one dead & dozens wounded
Thailand: Bomb blast rocks Pattani, one dead & dozens wounded

Bangkok: A large car bomb blew up outside a hotel in Thailand’s insurgency-plagued southern region, killing one and

Magnitude 6.1 quake rattles Rome, central Italy
Magnitude 6.1 quake rattles Rome, central Italy

ROME: A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, with reports of damaged buildings and blackouts near the

US security assistance to Pakistan declines
US security assistance to Pakistan declines

Washington:  US security assistance to Pakistan declined by 73 per cent since 2011, Congressional Research Service (CRS) report

SHOCKING: Turkey wedding attacker who killed over 50 people was a 12-year-old
SHOCKING: Turkey wedding attacker who killed over 50 people was a 12-year-old

Istanbul: In a shocking revelation, it has come to light that the accused who bombed an outdoor Kurdish wedding party in

30 killed, 94 hurt in suspected suicide attack at wedding in Turkey
30 killed, 94 hurt in suspected suicide attack at wedding in Turkey

ANKARA: A bomb attack targeting an outdoor wedding party in southeastern Turkey killed at least 30 people and wounded 94 others,

Border shut indefinitely after Afghans burn Pakistani flag
Border shut indefinitely after Afghans burn Pakistani flag

Islamabad:  Pakistan has closed its border with Afghanistan indefinitely after a group of Afghan demonstrators attacked the

Paris terror strikes were
Paris terror strikes were 'optimised Mumbai-style attacks': UN

United Nations: Islamic State terrorists had “studied” the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack and similar “active

Haunting image of Syrian boy rescued from Aleppo rubble
Haunting image of Syrian boy rescued from Aleppo rubble

Beirut: Syrian opposition activists have released haunting footage showing a young boy rescued from a partially destroyed

Blog: Ever wondered why Baloch want independence?
Blog: Ever wondered why Baloch want independence?

To begin with, Balochistan has been facing gross human rights violations since last 70 years starting from the very first of its

Send troops to Kashmir, Hafiz urges Pakistan
Send troops to Kashmir, Hafiz urges Pakistan

Islamabad: Outlawed Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed has urged Pakistan to send troops to Jammu and Kashmir to

Pak minister throws push-up challenge at his counterparts!
Pak minister throws push-up challenge at his counterparts!

Islamabad: A newly-appointed young minister in Pakistan’s Sindh provincial government has thrown a bizarre challenge at his

UN chief says he
UN chief says he'd like a woman to be next secretary-general

UNITED NATIONS: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he would personally like to see a woman lead the United Nations for the first