Islamabad, Sep 26 : Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday once again slammed the judiciary for rejecting his appeal against his disqualification from office and reaffirmed he would fight a legal battle to clear his name. His comments came as an anti-corruption court announced that Sharif will be indicted on October 2 in […]

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Islamabad, Sep 26 : An anti-corruption court in Pakistan issued arrest warrants on Tuesday against the three children and son-in-law of the former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after they failed to appear for a hearing. The court also announced that it would indict next week Nawaz Sharif for corruption, reports Efe news. “Judge Mohammed […]

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London, Sep 26: A sophisticated cyber attack on accountancy firm Deloitte has reportedly compromised the confidential emails and plans of some of its blue-chip clients, the Guardian reported, adding that the hackers might have accessed its client’s usernames, passwords and personal details. Deloitte, which is registered in London and has its global headquarters in New […]

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Islamabad, Sep 26 : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Tuesday expressed outrage over deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif being accorded “official protocol” at the Islamabad airport upon his return from abroad. Sharif returned to Pakistan from London on Monday and then appeared before an accountability court on Tuesday for the hearing of National […]

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Kathmandu, Sep 26 : A female photo journalist from Nepal on Tuesday scaled the world’s eighth highest peak Mount Manaslu in Gorkha district of the Himalayan nation. “I confirmed with the Sherpa guides and officials who were in Camp IV through walkie-talkie communication. Purnima Shrestha stood atop the 8,163-metre peak along with other climbers at […]

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Fort Lauderdale (Florida) Sep 26 : An Indian American doctor couple has pledged $200 million to a Florida university to advance healthcare in the state and internationally to underserved communities in India and Africa. Zambia-born India-educated cardiologist Dr. Kiran C. Patel and his wife, pediatrician Dr. Pallavi Patel announced the single largest donation made by […]

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San Francisco/Beijing, Sep 26: After blocking videos, voice chats and images on WhatsApp, China has now blocked texting on Facebook-owned popular mobile messaging service — sending out a stern message to CEO Mark Zuckerberg who has been trying his best to re-enter the country. According to a CNN report late on Monday, the Open Observatory […]

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Jerusalem, Sep 26 : Three Israelis shot dead by a Palestinian gunman at the entrance to a Jewish settlement in the West Bank on Tuesday, authorities said. The gunman was also shot and died later but has not yet been identified, the BBC quoted a police spokesman as saying. The gunman had “arrived at the […]

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Caracas, Sep 26 : Venezuela’s government on Monday criticised the White House decision to impose a travel ban against its citizens, and called for a dialogue to overcome their ideological differences. “Venezuela categorically rejects the irrational decision by the US government to once again categorise the Venezuelan people as a threat to national security … […]

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