Category: News

Wanted: Next-gen netas like Khalid and Kanhaiya

A few days ago we marked the one-year anniversary of the death of Gauri Lankesh. I knew her and thought…

Rewari gang-rape: SIT takes one of 3 main accused into custody

Chandigarh: Special Investigation Team (SIT) in-charge and Nuh Superintendent of Police (SP), Naazneen Bhasin on Sunday informed that one of…

Decentralisation of power key to strong local governance: Pak PM

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday said that the transfer of powers to grass root level is the…

Meet ‘Parent Philosopher’ Shah Rukh Khan

New Delhi : Mega star Shah Rukh Khan has turned into a "Parent Philosopher" for a day. The father of…

UN report on Kashmir has no mention of Pak-sponsored terrorism

Geneva: Terrorism is the most deplorable violation of human rights and yet surprisingly, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights…

PIA flight delayed after pilot-steward row

Islamabad: A London-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight was delayed for over three hours after a physical brawl between the…

Hurricane Florence: Death toll rises to 8

Washington: The death toll in Hurricane Florence, that struck North Carolina on Friday rose to eight. The eight people, who…

No objection on construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya: Yakub Habeebuddin Tucy

New Delhi: Prince Yakub Habeebuddin Tucy, who claims to be a descendant of Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar on Sunday,…

Hopeful of playing for Australia again: James Faulkner

Melbourne: Australian cricketer James Faulkner, who had been sidelined from the national side following a series of injuries, has hoped…

J-K: Municipal poll dates announced, EVM to be used for first time

Srinagar: Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, announced the dates for municipal elections which will be…

Qureshi visits Afghanistan, calls for combating terrorism

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday embarked on a day-long visit to Kabul and met with several…

J&K panchayat polls to be held in 9 phases

Srinagar: Panchayat elections will be held in Jammu and Kashmir in nine phases beginning on November 17, the Election Commission…

Hong Kong stocks sharply higher after morning session

Hong Kong:Hong Kong stocks rallied Thursday morning -- after a six-day sell-off -- as dealers welcomed reports that the US…

US stocks close near records as trade, inflation worries fade

New York: Wall Street forged higher on Thursday, comforted by word of possible US-China trade talks and a tame report…

Kejriwal slams Manoj Tiwari for breaking ‘sealed’ lock

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday attacked the city's BJP President Manoj Tiwari for breaking a sealed…

Hong Kong stocks extend gains at open

Hong Kong: Hong Kong stocks on Friday built on the previous day's surge, tracking a positive lead from Wall Street…

Congress alleges discrepancies in Telangana voter list

New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday alleged that there are discrepancies in the Telangana voter list and sought the intervention…

Hubble’s new campaign to observe early galaxy formations

Washington: Hubble Space Telescope has embarked on a new campaign to help astronomers better understand the distribution of galaxies in…

Tokyo stocks close at 7-month high after Wall St gains

Tokyo: Tokyo stocks rose to a seven-month high Friday, backed by a weaker yen and gains on Wall Street, as…

Here’s how air pollution affects foetal development

Washington: For the first time, researchers have found evidence of tiny particles of carbon, typically created by burning fossil fuels,…