Four people injured after an explosion in the bus terminal of the Port Authority in Manhattan, New York, the largest in the United States

Four people injured after an explosion in the bus terminal of the Port Authority in Manhattan, New York, the largest in the United States

New York police are investigating an explosion at a bus terminal in Manhattan on Monday morning that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called an “attempted terrorist attack.” C uatro people were injured as a result of the blast, although none of them life threatening. Also injured is the alleged attacker who was identified...

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The civilian population in Yemen is a hostage of their own country

The civilian population in Yemen is a hostage of their own country

The UN Secretary General, Guterres, has harshly criticized the war in Yemen. Karl-Otto Zentel, of the CARE organization, explains in an interview regarding the humanitarian catastrophe of this forgotten war. Q: According to the United Nations, of the 28 million Yemenis, more than 20 million need help. Seven million go hungry. Millions suffer...

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Why do the powerful want a world without money?

Why do the powerful want a world without money?

In the depths of a secret vault in London there is something that very few people in the world get to see: a billion pounds sterling in cash. At that place, at the end of each day, the money arrives from stores throughout the country. The next morning, it leaves to...

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Israel: Iran supports the Palestinian resistance

Israel: Iran supports the Palestinian resistance

Tehran has given its support to the Palestinian resistance movements and urged them to continue with the “intifada”, in response to the decision of the United States to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The Iranian Presidency and the Guardians of the Revolution have given them a boost to...

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ANF destroys nearly 300 tonnes of contraband in Quetta

ANF destroys nearly 300 tonnes of contraband in Quetta

QUETTA: The Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) organised and event to torch nearly 300 tonnes of contraband seized by the force over the course of one year. According to a statement released by the ANF, 284 tonnes of various types of contraband was set alight by Commander Southern Command (CSC) Lieutenant General...

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Freedom isn’t free, it costs sons of the soil: COAS on North Waziristan attack

Freedom isn’t free, it costs sons of the soil: COAS on North Waziristan attack

Two soldiers were martyred after terrorists opened fire on an army vehicle in North Waziristan Agency on Tuesday, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. According the military’s media wing, Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed and Sepoy Basharat lost their lives in the tragic incident. “Terrorists fired on army vehicle from surrounding...

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Imran says government has non-serious approach to FATA reforms

Imran says government has non-serious approach to FATA reforms

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan was critical of the government calling its approach to FATA reforms non-serious and an insult to people of the region. Khan took to Twitter on Tuesday and said the people of FATA had sacrificed so much but had not been given their full...

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The child who earns US $ 11 million a year for unpacking toys on YouTube

The child who earns US $ 11 million a year for unpacking toys on YouTube

What little Ryan does allows him to get new toys every week, while his parents make a lot of money. About US $ 11 million in the last year , to be more precise. All for the royalties generated by the billions of reproductions that have their videos on YouTube. The 6-year-old American child...

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Uproar in National Assembly as government holds back Fata reforms bill

Uproar in National Assembly as government holds back Fata reforms bill

ISLAMABAD: A last-minute decision by the government to once again delay the presentation of the Fata reforms bill on Monday led to uproar in the National Assembly, and opposition members announced a boycott of house proceedings until the much-delayed legislation was introduced. Soon after the Question Hour, a number of...

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Five PML-N legislators to hand in resignations today

Five PML-N legislators to hand in resignations today

LAHORE: Neither the three members of the Punjab Assembly nor the two members of the National Assembly, who had announced their resignations at a Khatm-i-Nubuwat conference in Faisal­abad on Sunday, submitted applications to their respective assembly secretariats, officials said on Monday. However, according to MPA Sahibzada Ghulam Nizamuddin Sialvi, one...

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How to transform sibling rivalry into something positive

How to transform sibling rivalry into something positive

Many of us tend to think of sibling rivalry as inevitable and, in general, negative. But in her new book, entitled Siblings (brothers), clinical psychologist Linda Blair says that in that rivalry there may be key benefits to life. “There is no better training camp in the world than sibling relations to learn how to...

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More Cold Making its Way to Karachi: Good News?

More Cold Making its Way to Karachi: Good News?

KARACHI: A new wave of cold is expected to hit the metropolis from Wednesday, as snow and rain continue in the north of the country. According to the Meteorological Department, cold winds from Siberia will start blowing in the city from tomorrow, bringing a fresh wave of cold which will...

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Two soldiers martyred as terrorists open fire at security forces in North Waziristan

Two soldiers martyred as terrorists open fire at security forces in North Waziristan

Two soldiers were martyred when suspected terrorists opened fire on their vehicle in Noth Waziristan on Tuesday, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. A second lieutenant and a sepoy were killed in the incident, the Pakistan Army’s media wing added in its statement. Two soldiers were martyred when...

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Women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct seek congressional probe

Women accusing Trump of sexual misconduct seek congressional probe

NEW YORK – Three women who have accused U.S. President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct called on Monday for a congressional investigation into his behavior amid a wave of similar accusations against prominent men in Hollywood, the media and politics. Over the past two years, more than a dozen women...

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PML-N ‘will not yield’ to calls for Sana’s removal

PML-N ‘will not yield’ to calls for Sana’s removal

ISLAMABAD: Unfazed by threats from five lawmakers to resign, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has decided not to yield to a religious group’s demand for removal of Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah. None of the dissident lawmakers has actually resigned and the ruling party believes that reports of handing over of...

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Irked by PM’s absence, new IMF director cancels visit to Pakistan

Irked by PM’s absence, new IMF director cancels visit to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) top man for Middle East and Central Asia Jihad Azour has postponed his scheduled visit to Pakistan due to non-availability of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Azour was scheduled to join the post-programme monitoring talks currently going on between the IMF authorities and Pakistani officials to...

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SC to resume hearing Hudaibiya Paper Mills case today

SC to resume hearing Hudaibiya Paper Mills case today

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court will resume hearing today the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) plea to order reinvestigation into the Rs1.2 billion Hudaibiya Paper Mills case.  The case, involving money laundering charges against the Sharif family, was initiated by NAB in 2000 but quashed by the Lahore High Court in 2014.  The bench includes...

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Saudi sovereign fund plans cinema venture with AMC Entertainment

Saudi sovereign fund plans cinema venture with AMC Entertainment

DUBAI – Saudi Arabia’s main sovereign wealth fund said it planned to enter the cinema business with major U.S.-based movie exhibition company AMC Entertainment Holdings, as the conservative kingdom lifts a 35-year-old ban on cinemas. “In line with the fund’s mandate to help unlock promising new sectors within the kingdom,...

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