Islamabad, July 15 : Family members met former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam at the Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi after the two began serving their prison terms for owning properties disproportionate to their sources of income. The family members included the former leader’s brother Shahbaz Sharif, his son Hamza Shahbaz and […]

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New Delhi, July 15 : Bahrain Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa on Sunday lauded the role of the Indian expatriate community’s role in his country’s development. “FM Shaikh Khalifa praised the contribution of Indian community settled in Bahrain towards the economic development of Bahrain,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted following […]

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Berlin, July 15 : Thirty-three people were injured after the cabin of a Ryanair flight depressurized, leading the plane to plunge 9,000 meters and forcing an emergency landing at Frankfurt-Hahn Airport, Germany’s Federal Police said on Saturday. Ryanair flight FR7312, which was carrying 189 passengers, was headed from Dublin to the Croatian city of Zadar […]

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Washington, July 15 : US President Donald Trump blamed his predecessor, Barack Obama, on Saturday for not taking action to prevent the alleged Russian hacking attack into the computer networks of Hillary Clinton’s campaign and the Democratic National Committee (DNC) during the 2016 presidential election. On Friday, a Grand Jury indicted 12 Russian intelligence officers […]

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Kabul, July 15 : A total of 1,692 Afghan civilians were killed due to conflicts and terrorist attacks in the first half of this year, hitting a record high, a UN mission said on Sunday. “Latest figures released today by the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) show continuing record high casualty rates being inflicted […]

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Islamabad (Pakistan), July 15 : National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta) chief Dr Suleman Ahmad on Saturday informed the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) that political leaders and electoral candidates of all major political parties are facing serious threats, the DAWN reported. Ahmad further said suicide bombers and improvised explosive devices (IEDs) could be used by […]

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New York [United States], Jul 15 : United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday strongly condemned the recent terrorist attacks in Pakistan targeting political rallies and candidates. “The Secretary-General extends his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of Pakistan,” read a statement issued by Deputy […]

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Kabul [Afghanistan], Jul 15 : At least 10 people have been killed and multiple wounded in an apparent suicide attack which took place in Kabul earlier in the day. The Kabul Police spokesperson confirmed to the Khaama Press that the incident took place close to the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development. The explosion took […]

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Islamabad, July 14 : Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam and her husband have decided to appeal against the July 6 verdict by an anti-corruption court. They were convicted and jailed for owning properties disproportionate to their sources of income. Nawaz Sharif’s legal team was allowed to meet him briefly a day after […]

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