Category «World News»

With Trump victory, blunt US general gets second chance

With Trump victory, blunt US general gets second chance By Reuters  Published: November 18, 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (L) speaks along side retired US Army Lieutenant General Michael Flynn during a campaign town hall meeting in Virginia Beach, Virginia, US, September 6, 2016. PHOTO: REUTERS WASHINGTON: On his way to the polls on election …

Michigan Muslims face reality of Trump victory: ‘I pray for our community’

Michigan Muslims face reality of Trump victory: ‘I pray for our community’ In Dearborn, Michigan, where a third of residents are of Arab descent, residents voice alarm at the election’s results – but say they are ‘not giving up the fight’Joumana Ahmed: ‘I’m moving to Canada.’ Photograph: Ryan Felton for the Guardian ,For the city …

Sharif’s politics at hazard

Sharif’s politics at hazard Mazhar Abbas November 07, 2016 Pakistan The prime minister his legal and political teams are confident to overcome the crisis but, the top PML-N hierarchy as well as Sharif’s family are also holding serious deliberations on every aspect of the present crisis and also working on a possible alternate plan.The Sharif …

Woman among four civilians killed by Indian firing

Woman among four civilians killed by Indian firing along Line of Control “Indian troops have yet again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control in Nakyal, Jandrot and Kel sectors,” said a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). A government official from Nakyal told Dawn that there had been intense shelling …

PTI secretary information confirms that Pervez Khattak had phoned Imran about this proposal Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan is mulling a proposal of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Pervez Khattak to lead a rally from Nowshehra towards Islamabad and Imran Khan is scheduled to leave for Nowshehra today (Sunday), Pakistan Today has learnt reliably. …

Support PTI,S”PMLQ

 ISLAMABAD – The Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid-e-Azam (PML-Q) has announced its support for the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Islamabad sit-in, which is scheduled on November 2. While talking to media with PTI Vice-President Shah Mahmood Qureshi PML-Q Punjab President Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi said: “We are with Imran Khan”. “In the times when the Indian prime minister and …

Fighting ISIS in Surt

Fighting ISIS in Surt, Free 13 Foreign Captives By REUTERSOCT. 22, 2016 Continue reading the main story Share This Page TRIPOLI, Libya — Libyan pro-government forces fighting Islamic State militants in Surt have freed 13 foreign captives after a battle to recapture a part of the city held by the militants, a spokesman for the …

The king is dead. Is Thailand’s monarchy next?

Analysis: The king is dead. Is Thailand’s monarchy next?  After two days of rumours about the health of Thailand’s king, confirmation finally arrived in the form of a solemn statement issued by the royal palace on the eve of Thursday, October 13, 2016. King Bhumibol Adulyadej, a unifying figure through seven politically tumultuous decades, died …