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Indian security agencies worried over Chinese hackers attempt to target government’s website

Indian security agencies worried over Chinese hackers attempt to target government’s website

  New Delhi :Indian security agencies are concerned over the latest development in which the United States Department of Justice has said that five Chinese hackers who charged were involved to target the Indian government networks and comprised of foreign government computer networks. The US government alleged that the hackers targeted “over 100 victim companies […]

Top Islamic group discusses rights situation in Kashmir

Top Islamic group discusses rights situation in Kashmir

OIC Contact Group asks UNSC to ‘call on India to halt human rights violation in Jammu-Kashmir’ Aamir Latif KARACHI: A body of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has expressed concern over human rights violation in Indian-administered Kashmir, according to Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry on Monday. The OIC Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir met for […]

Pakistan reports 640 new COVID-19 cases

Islamabad: Pakistan’s number coronavirus cases reached 305,671 on Sunday after 640 new cases were detected in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said. One patient died during the period, taking the number of COVID-19 fatalities to 6,416. A total of 292,303 people have recovered from the infection and at least 562 are in critical […]

Pak to set up markets along border with Afghan, Iran to boost trade, curb smuggling: Report

Pak to set up markets along border with Afghan, Iran to boost trade, curb smuggling: Report

Islamabad: Pakistan will set up 18 markets along its border with Afghanistan and Iran to simultaneously boost trade with the two neighbours and curb the menace of smuggling that has dented the economies on both sides, according to a media report on Friday. According to a decision taken at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister […]

Dubai Suspends Air India Express Flights For 2 Weeks For Flying With Covid Positive Patients Twice

Dubai Suspends Air India Express Flights For 2 Weeks For Flying With Covid Positive Patients Twice

Dubai: The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority has suspended Air India Express flights till October 2 for allegedly bringing passengers with COVID-positive certificates twice during the last couple of weeks, senior government officials said on Friday. As per the UAE government rules, each passenger travelling from India need to bring original COVID-negative certificate from RT-PCR test […]

Instagram, Facebook down worldwide; back online

Instagram, Facebook down worldwide; back online

  New Delhi [India], September 18: Social networking platforms Instagram and Facebook experienced an outage on Thursday with users across the world reporting issues including the inability to log in and news feed failing to load. Many users, including those in India, were unable to access both Instagram and Facebook on Android and iOS. They […]

Pak PM Imran Khan proposes chemical castration, public hanging of rapists

Pak PM Imran Khan proposes chemical castration, public hanging of rapists

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has called for a full-fledged crackdown on rapists and other sex offenders in the country, proposing chemical castration for those found guilty in rape cases to ensure they don’t become repeat offenders. He has also called for a national register that can keep track of sex offenders. On Monday, […]

China yet again comes forward to defend Pakistan

China yet again comes forward to defend Pakistan

  Says Pakistan has made tremendous efforts in fighting terrorism Srinagar, Sept 11: Defending Pakistan, China on Friday said that Pakistan has made tremendous efforts in fighting terrorism, which is facing flak for sponsoring terrorism, saying the country has made ‘tremendous sacrifice’ in fighting terrorism. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said, “Terrorism is a […]

Transgender Activist Gul Panra Shot Dead In Broad Day Light In Pakistan

Transgender Activist Gul Panra Shot Dead In Broad Day Light In Pakistan

Peshawar: A transgender activist named Gul Panra was shot dead in Pakistan’s of Peshawar and netizens are demanding justice. According to social media posts and local media reports, Panra was shot six times. She was rushed to a local hospital but she succumbed to her injuries on her way to it, as per local media […]

Foreign ministers of Russia, India, China to meet in Moscow: Chinese foreign ministry

Foreign ministers of Russia, India, China to meet in Moscow: Chinese foreign ministry

Beijing: The foreign ministers of Russia, India and China (RIC) would hold a luncheon meeting on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) meeting in Moscow, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is in Moscow on a four-day visit to attend the meeting of foreign ministers of the […]

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Afghan Taliban On China’s ‘Side’: Should India Be Worried?

HAIDAR ABBAS Behind the facade of the US as a superpower is also a dark underbelly – one that is not so visible in the mainstream media or primetime debates: a startling fact that, around 5,00,000 US military men – who have at some point in time served in Iraq or Afghanistan – have been […]