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Angered over EU sanctions, Turkey threatens to release IS prisoners

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan alerted the European Nations on Tuesday that it would release all captured Islamic State prisoners and ship them off...
Imprisonment

Life Imprisonment in Pakistan: Life or 25 Years?

Punishment and purpose of punishment are two different notions. H.L.A. Hart — a renowned jurist and distinguished legal philosopher — contextualized punishment in five...
Afghanistan

Afghanistan to Swap Senior Taliban Prisoners for Western Hostages

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced Tuesday that three high-ranking Taliban prisoners would be released, in an apparent exchange for two Western hostages who were...
Bank

Pakistani Bank Moves Into Mainland China

Habib Bank Ltd., the lender involved in about $6 billion of Pakistan projects under the Belt and Road Initiative, plans to expand in China...
Imran Khan

Imran Khan & Capt. Amarinder Singh share old family friendships?

Indian CM Punjab Amarinder Singh and Prime Minister Imran Khan discovered a historic family tie during their five-minute bus ride on Saturday 9th November...
India

RSS: Hindu Nazis of India

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), widely known by the acronym RSS, is a Hindu fundamentalist organization in India working for the promotion of Hindutva...
Ukraine

Qatar and Ukraine sign a protocol to enhance cooperation on air traffic

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the government of Qatar have signed a protocol amending and supplementing the agreement on air traffic. Recently,...
Guru Nanak

Guru Nanak’s 550th Birth Anniversary: International Perspective

It is one of the biggest birthday celebrations in the world: millions of Sikhs will Tuesday mark the 550th birth anniversary of the founder...
jihadists

‘Turkey Not a Hotel for ISIS Fighters’ Says Interior Minister As They Deport Foreign...

Turkey deported three foreign jihadists on Monday, with more than 20 Europeans including French and Germans in the process of being expelled to their...
Bolsonaro

Brazil’s Bolsonaro to walk diplomatic tightrope at BRICS

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro will walk a diplomatic tightrope Wednesday when he hosts his Chinese counterpart, as he seeks to boost ties with Beijing...
Saudi

Three Performers Stabbed in Saudi Capital

A Yemeni man stabbed three performers during a live play in the Saudi capital Monday, police said, in the first such attack since the...
Lebanon

‘My Nationality My Dignity’: Lebanese Women Protest To Pass Down Their Nationality

Draped in the Lebanese flag, 22-year-old Dana is bursting with pride at taking part in Lebanon's "revolution" -- even if her home country refuses...
Brexit

Brexit Party and Conservatives in Collusion for 12th December Elections

Populist Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage on Monday withdrew his threat to challenge the governing Conservatives at every seat in next month's general election,...
Baghdadi

Trump Says New ISIS Chief in US Crosshairs

US President Donald Trump placed the Islamic State group's new chief in the crosshairs Monday as he marked Veterans' Day by celebrating the killing...
Hong Kong

Protesters Damage Hong Kong’s Commute and Set a Man on Fire

Hong Kong protesters struck the city's transport network for a second day running on Tuesday as western powers voiced concern over spiralling violence after...
school

Why did one Ohio school district decide to arm its teachers?

At the entrance to Sidney High School in small-town Ohio, there is a poster which reads: "Inside this building, our children are protected by...
Policing

Policing Dilemma: Reform or control?

Police services in Pakistan are perceived to be corrupt, inefficient, politicized, insensitive, partisan, and oppressive instruments of the state. In fact, they symbolize a...
Babri Masjid

Babri Masjid: Balbir Singh Who Demolished Babri Masjid Embraced Islam

Pangs of guilt and dissatisfaction caused Balbir Singh, one of the Kar Sevaks who demolished the Babri Masjid, to embrace Islam. His perturbation with...
Ayhodhya

Ayhodhya Verdict: Bollywood Support for Extremism is Unnerving

Several Bollywood celebrities received flak on social media for hailing the historic Ayhodhya verdict on the case of razing the Babri Mosque by BJP nationalists....
social

Dozens detained in India over holy site social media comments

Indian police have arrested dozens of people for social media comments that allegedly threatened "communal harmony" after the Supreme Court awarded a holy site...
wealth

No NRO For Those Who Looted Nation’s Wealth: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan, on Saturday, reiterated his resolve of not sparing those who had plundered the wealth of the Pakistani nation. Speaking at the...
Suez

150 Years On Suez Canal Remains a Vital International Waterway

In its 150 years of operations, the Suez Canal has been through wars and high-stakes power struggles as it imposed itself as a vital...
Sidhu

“Hmara Sidhu Kahan Hai”: PM Khan Anxious To Meet His Friend Went Viral

An Indian journalist Geeta Mohan has shared the video of the conversation of Prime Minister Imran Khan with his government officials enquiring about the...
Sunny Deol

Pakistani Social Media & Sunny Deol: A Very Amusing Day at Kartarpur

On Saturday Bollywood actor Sunny Deol crossed the Pakistani border to attend the Kartarpur Corridor inauguration. His presence in Pakistan drove social media crazy...
Maleeha Lodhi

Dr. Maleeha Lodhi joins Discussion at Chatham House, London

Dr. Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan’s ex-Ambassador to the UN, Jack Straw, ex-British Foreign Secretary and Sir Mark Lyall Grant, National Security Advisor to former British...
Kartarpur

The Promises Pakistan Kept: Visiting Kartarpur – The Corridor of Peace

Opinion | I had the great opportunity of witnessing the historic opening of the Kartarpur border corridor on 9th Nov 2019. We traveled from Islamabad,...
Babri Masjid

Babri Masjid Verdict: India Becoming Hindustan Where Minorities are Not Safe?

The Indian Supreme Court has decided on the controversial case of Babri Masjid. The court in its 1,045 page-long verdict took a strong position...
Djokovic

Will Federer Qualify for ATP Finals After Brutal Defeat by Theim?

Roger Federer faces an uphill task to qualify for the last four of the ATP Finals after defeat by Dominic Thiem on Sunday following...
Najib

Malaysian Ex-Prime Minister to go to Trial Over the 1MDB Scandal

Malaysia's toppled leader Najib Razak will learn Monday if his first trial over the 1MDB scandal will proceed, in a key test of efforts...
Islamophobia

Thousands Protest Against Islamophobia in Paris

Over 10,000 people turned out north of Paris on Sunday for a march against Islamophobia that drew criticism from both the government and the...

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