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Pakistan Lawmaker Warns of ‘Nuclear War’ Over Kashmir

Pakistan Lawmaker Warns of ‘Nuclear War’ Over Kashmir

Islamabad: A Pakistani lawmaker urged the international community, including the UN, to swiftly act to stop the atrocities of Kashmiris by Indian Government forces. Addressing a seminar in the capital Islamabad, Shehryar Khan Afridi, chairman of parliament’s Kashmir committee, claimed New Delhi was using backdoor channels to resume talks to Pakistan, however Pakistan would not […]

Saudi Arabia Jails Eight People over Journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s Murder

Saudi Arabia Jails Eight People over Journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s Murder

UAE: After two years of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder, the court declared jail for the convicts between a period of seven to twenty years. Four months ago Jamal’s family had forgiven the killers and enabled death sentences to be set aside. Reports say that five people were handed 20 years of prison sentences, one […]

Never recognised so-called Arunachal Pradesh, have no details to release yet on “abducted” Indians: China

Never recognised so-called Arunachal Pradesh, have no details to release yet on “abducted” Indians: China

Beijing: Reacting to the question by the Indian army of the alleged abduction of five civilians, China on Monday said that the country has never recognised the state of Arunachal Pradesh and that no details on the abductions had been revealed as of now. “China has never recognized so-called “Arunachal Pradesh” which is China’s south […]

Russia’s Covid-19 vaccine may be released for public use this week: Report

Russia’s Covid-19 vaccine may be released for public use this week: Report

Russia stunned the world last month when it claimed that it has become the first country to create a vaccine for the coronavirus disease. And now, one of the country’s top officials has said that the Covid-19 vaccine will be released for civilian use as early as this week. The vaccine “Sputnik-V” will be released […]

Will make America world’s manufacturing superpower; tax credits to bring back jobs from China: Trump

Will make America world’s manufacturing superpower; tax credits to bring back jobs from China: Trump

Washington: Vowing to make America the manufacturing superpower of the world, US President Donald Trump has said that he would provide tax credits to companies that would bring back jobs from China. Trump, in his acceptance speech to the Republican National Convention which re-nominated him as the Republican Party’s presidential candidate, said that his administration […]

Japanese PM Abe resigns over worsening health

Japanese PM Abe resigns over worsening health

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving premier, said on Friday he was resigning because of poor health, ending a stint at the helm of the world’s third-biggest economy during which he sought to revive growth and bolster its defences. “I cannot be prime minister if I cannot make the best decisions for the people. I […]

China sells most advanced warship to Pakistan: Report

China sells most advanced warship to Pakistan: Report

China has launched an advanced warship for Pakistan, the largest it has built for any country. According to a report by Hindustan Times it is the first among the four most sophisticated naval platforms it is readying for the Pakistan navy amid deepening military and strategic ties with the country. Quoting Chinese media the report […]

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un in coma, sister Kim Yo-jong to take over: Reports

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un in coma, sister Kim Yo-jong to take over: Reports

  North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is reportedly in a coma and his sister Kim Yo-jong will be exercising de facto control over national and international matters, several media outlets said quoting a former aide of South Korea’s late president Kim Dae-jung. Chang Song-min, who served Kim Dae-jung as a political affairs secretary and as […]

‘Allah is not going to help you’: Graphic video shows Black Muslim man killed by US police in similar fashion as George Floyd

‘Allah is not going to help you’: Graphic video shows Black Muslim man killed by US police in similar fashion as George Floyd

Newly video footage released on Wednesday captured the final moments of Muhammad Muhaymin Jr., a Black Muslim man in US, before he was killed by Phoenix police in 2017. The graphic nine-minute video shows 43-year-old Muhaymin pinned down by several Phoenix police officers, with at least one officer placing his knee on Muhaymin’s back and […]

Sheikh Rasheed, Pakistan minister threatens India with nuclear war

Sheikh Rasheed, Pakistan minister threatens India with nuclear war

Pakistan’s controversial federal minister Sheikh Rasheed has threatened India with a nuclear war. Sheikh Rasheed, the federal railways minister in the Imran Khan government is considered to be the voice of Pakistan’s notorious counter intelligence agency – the ISI — in the government. In an interview to a television channel Sheikh Rasheed admitted that the […]

OPINION

Rely on RT-PCR test only

The COVID-19 cases tested through Raid Antigen Testing (RAT) seems doubtful after the government recently asked all the States and Union Territories that all COVID symptomatic patients, who have tested negative in the Rapid Antigen Tests (RAT), mandatorily undergo a RT-PCR test. Such a decision from the Health Ministry and Indian Council of Medical Research […]