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Pakistan to hold its general elections on July 25

Islamabad: Pakistan will hold its general elections on July 25, a notification issued by the country’s election commission has stated. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan...

Keep distance of 6 inches when together: Pakistan varsity to male and female students

Islamabad: A Pakistani university has asked male and female students to maintain a distance of six inches when together, causing an uproar in social...

Iran says US will face same fate as Saddam Hussein if it attacks

Tehran: Iran on May 23 launched a fresh barrage of criticism at US demands for sweeping change in its foreign policy and nuclear program,...

Thousands join Hong Kong bun-snatching festival

HONG KONG: Thousands of local residents and tourists flocked to an outlying island in Hong Kong on Tuesday to celebrate a local bun festival...

China asks mosques to raise national flag, promote patriotism

Beijing: Mosques in China must raise the national flag to promote the spirit of patriotism, the country’s top regulatory body for Islam announced over...

Pompeo warns of ‘strongest sanctions in history’ if Iran doesn’t comply with US demands

Washington, DC: The United States will increase the financial pressure on Iran with the “strongest sanctions in history,” after Washington pulled out of the...

Eight persons killed in Texas school shooting, gunman arrested

Houston: Between eight and 10 people — mostly students — were killed after a shooting at a high school Friday, May 18 morning in...

Boeing 737 Airliner crashes with 104 passengers aboard on takeoff from Havana

Havana: A Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana on May 18 with 104...

Trump not ready to slap new sanctions on Russia

WASHINGTON: In an otherwise tempestuous administration that has seen frequent personnel changes at the top level, Indian-American Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the...

With love from India, bull named ‘Merry’ is gift for Harry-Meghan wedding

Merry is his name, a sanctuary in Maharashtra now his home and Britain’s soon to be married royal couple, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle,...