Saturday, August 18, 2018

In a first, Hindu candidate wins National Assembly seat in Pakistan elections

Mahesh Kumar Malani of the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) has become the first Hindu candidate to win a National Assembly seat, 16 years after...

PTI chief Imran Khan declares victory in Pakistan elections

After votes in 49% polling stations were counted, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan on Thursday declared his party's victory in the Pakistan general elections....

Pak Polls: Imran Khan’s party close to become single largest party as rivals cry...

Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf today inched closer to becoming the single largest party in the country’s general elections by leading on 119 seats in...

Pakistan goes to polls; 34 killed in suicide blast, election-related violence

Pakistanis voted today in a tense election to choose a new government as at least 34 people were killed in a suicide blast and...

Nearly 200 dead in Japan flash floods

At least 195 people have been killed in landslides and floods caused by torrential rains in Japan since the past few days. Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary, Yoshihide Suga, saying that 42 people were...

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam sentenced to 7 years imprisonment

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been sentenced to 10 years and his daughter Maryam sentenced to 7 years imprisonment in Avenfield Reference on Friday, reports Pakistan media. An...

US intelligence believes North Korea making more nuclear bomb fuel despite talks: Report

US intelligence agencies believe North Korea has increased production of fuel for nuclear weapons at multiple secret sites in recent months and may try...

Syrian girl born with no legs used to walk with tin cans as prosthetic...

Earlier this month, Maya Merhi, 8, who was born with no legs due to a congenital condition, was moving around a Syrian displaced persons...

Pakistan gets its first Sikh newscaster, Harmeet Singh

In a first, a Sikh man has been hired as an anchor by a news channel in Pakistan. Harmeet Singh, who is a resident of...

Village Roadshow Entertainment Secures $480 Million

All right. Well, take care yourself. I guess that's what you're best, presence old master? A tremor in the Force. The last time felt...

Local News

Governor reviews NHIDCL roads and Tunnels Projects

Governor N.N. Vohra chaired a meeting today to review the pace at which the vital Z Morh and Zojila Tunnel projects and certain major road projects are being...

Film industry should portray positive side of Kashmir: John Abraham

Urging the film industry to portray positive side of Kashmir in their films, Bollywood actor John Abraham said the valley is one of the...

Machail Chhadi Yatra leaves from Bhadarwah

The Machail Chaddi Yatra today commenced from its base camp Temple of Mata Chandi at Chinote Bhadarwah. The Chhadi Yatra started today morning which...