Category: World

APHC slams India over honouring soldier

All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Monday condemned the Indian government for honouring a soldier. The decision to commend and honor...

Unwarranted crackdown

Freedom of speech, everywhere in the world, is not guaranteed 100 percent. This is why laws against hate speech or incitement to violence exist. Over the weekend,...

Govt will not make Dawn Leaks report public

Nisar maintained the Dawn’s story was fabricated while admitting Pervaiz Rasheed’s ‘shock’ after hearing contents of the meeting from Dawn journalist. The...

Manchester bleeds

A suicide bombing at a packed Manchester pop concert designed to cause ‘maximum carnage’ killed 22 people including children. British Prime Minister Theresa May said...

Pakistan ready to business with world

Nawaz Sharif says fast becoming an emerging econmy no other country suffered from terrorism more than pakistan. Prime minister Nawaz Sharif on wednesday said that...

General Electric to make $1.4bn in 3D printing acquisitions

NEW YORK: United States conglomerate General Electric (GE) announced Tuesday it intends to buy two European companies that specialise in 3D printing The two companies...

Khamenei calls for ending Saudi Arabia’s control over Haj

TEHRAN: With Iranians blocked from this month’s Haj pilgrimage, their supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei issued a furious rebuke to Saudi Arabia “Saudi rulers...

Iran shuts 800 shops for selling ‘unconventional’ coats

TEHRAN: Iranian police said they had closed more than 800 clothes shops to stop them selling “unconventional” women’s coats, state media reported on Monday A...

Deadly blasts in Syria kill at least 48 as US, Russia talks stall

AMASCUS: A string of bombings claimed by the Islamic State group killed dozens across Syria on Monday, as Washington and Moscow failed to agree on a deal to stem the...

EU rules Apple must pay up to 13B euros in back taxes

BRUSSELS: The European Union (EU) says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. EU Competition Commissioner...