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Engage Africa: Pakistan Eager to work with African Countries for Peace & Prosperity

President Dr. Arif Alvi, on Wednesday, stressed upon the need for Pakistan to boost its collaborations with the African region on areas of common...
Bushfire

Two People Killed and a Hundred Homes Lost: Australia’s Bushfire

At least two people have died and 100 homes have been destroyed as an unprecedented number of bushfires tore through eastern Australia Saturday. New South...
Balochistan

Countrywide Protests Held on Balochistan University’s Sexual Harassment

The students of Balochistan University continue to protest against the university administration after a series of reports harassing students emerged on media. Various student organisations...
Japan

President Alvi to Attend Japan’s Royal Ascension Ceremony

President Arif Alvi is scheduled to undertake a five-day visit to Japan commencing from October 20th. He is embarking on the official visit to...
Iranian

Hints of Gulf rapprochement: Iranian tactics may be paying off

Op-Ed | Fears of a potential military conflict with Iran may have opened the door to a Saudi-Iranian dialogue against the backdrop of a rethink...
Karachi

Is there a conspiracy to fail the Clean Karachi Campaign?

There is a continuous speculation that some elements are doing their utmost to fail the Clean Karachi Campaign started by Minister for Maritime Affairs...
climate

This 16 year old is the foremost climate activist in the world

She has sparked both hope and controversy around the planet, but Greta Thunberg understood climate change at an early age and has rallied youths...
toilet

18 – carat solid gold toilet stolen from English palace

A gang of thieves on Saturday stole an 18-carat gold toilet from an art exhibition at Britain's Blenheim Palace, police said -- causing flooding...
Instagram

Female cops under investigation for posting steamy Instagram selfies

Instagram is a widely used social media platform and people upload their daily selfies there to share with their fans and loved ones. German...
Twitter

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account hacked, is anyone else safe?

Twitter said Friday the account of chief executive Jack Dorsey had been "compromised" after a series of erratic and offensive messages were posted. https://twitter.com/TwitterComms/status/1167528672523210752 The tweets...
trump

Big breakthrough: Trump says he is ready to meet Rouhani

AFP | US President Donald Trump said Monday at the G7 summit that he is prepared to meet his Iranian counterpart within weeks in what...
Iran

Iran foreign minister makes sudden appearance at G7 summit

AFP | Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif flew into Biarritz in southwestern France for the G7 summit on Sunday in a surprise attempt...
McDonald's

Hindus boycott McDonald’s for selling Halal Meat in India

News Desk | McDonald's has been caught in a row after it said that it said that it only serves Halal meat to its customers....
Germany's

Germany’s Army Recruits Gamers for their skills

AFP | With a stand boasting a helicopter simulator and ultra-fast games, the Bundeswehr, Germany's army, has turned to the Gamescom fair in its bid...
tariffs

Trump responds to China tariffs with more tariffs

AFP | The United States and China exchanged blows Friday as each side increased punitive tariffs on the other, intensifying a trade war that is...
China

China hits back at Trudeau for ‘irresponsible remarks’

AFP | Beijing on Thursday accused Ottawa of worsening bilateral relations after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to stand up to China amid deepening...
race

Race to be held to remember Berlin Wall victims, 30 years on

AFP | Where guard towers and barbed wire once stood, runners pounded the 100-mile (160 kilometer) path along the former Berlin Wall this weekend in...
Hong

Hong Kong protesters are “terrorist-like”: China

AFP | The pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong faces a major test this weekend as it tries to muster another huge crowd following criticism over...
jewelry

Fake Emirati princess steals €1.6mn worth of jewelry from Paris

RT | A fraud posing as a princess from the United Arab Emirates has pulled off a daring con at a high-end Paris jewelry store,...
burqa

Dutch ban on Burqas and Niqabs shown to be impractical on first day

News Desk | First proposed by Geert Wilders, the far-right leader of the “Party for Freedom” in 2005, the burqa and niqab ban finally came...
deal

Afghanistan peace deal will remove thousands of US Soldiers

AFP | A proposed peace deal would see the United States withdraw thousands of troops from Afghanistan in exchange for promises from the Taliban...
plastic

Pakistan’s toxic ‘love affair’ with plastic

AFP | From the once pristine rivers of Hindu Kush to the slums of Islamabad, Pakistan is being smothered by plastic due to a lack...
leader

Staying power: the world’s longest-serving leaders

AFP | Teodoro Obiang Nguema, president of Equatorial Guinea for 40 years on Saturday, is the world's longest-serving living leader apart from Britain's Queen Elizabeth...
Taliban

Taliban cast dark shadow on Afghanistan presidential elections

Anadolu| The surge in the attacks by Taliban militants and air strikes by the U.S.-led mission, have overshadowed the upcoming presidential elections in Afghanistan. Over 9.68...
Khan

PM Imran Khan expected to visit Kabul soon

Anadolu | Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to visit Kabul in coming weeks to push for the ongoing peace process in Afghanistan, according...
plane

18 killed as Pak Army plane crashes in Pindi

AFP | Eighteen people were killed when a small military plane crashed into a residential area in the city of Rawalpindi early Tuesday, officials...
tennis

Indian tennis team to come to Pakistan for the first time since 1964

AFP | India's tennis team will travel to Pakistan for their Davis Cup tie, the country's governing body chief confirmed Monday, despite strained relations...
Qatar

Qatar & Pakistan building long term relationship

Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, was in Pakistan for a brief one-day visit in the third week of June 2019....
train

Entire train gets stuck in floods in India

AFP | Indian navy helicopters and emergency service boats came to the rescue of more than 800 people stranded on a train in floods near...
Boris

Britain’s new PM, Boris Johnson shares connection to Pakistan and Islam

News Desk | Britain's newly sworn-in Prime Minister Boris Johnson has an interesting connection to Pakistan and Islam. Boris Johnson in his interview, to a Pakistani...

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