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Foreign Office Pakistan welcomes Indian P.M, Modi’s phone call to Imran Khan, hopeful it could pave way for talks

Foreign Office Pakistan welcomes Indian P.M, Modi’s phone call to Imran Khan, hopeful it could pave way for talks

Foreign Office Pakistan welcomes Indian P.M, Modi’s phone call to Imran Khan, hopeful it could pave way for talks Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The Foreign Office (FO) on Thursday welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s congratulatory phone call to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan earlier this week. Indian P.M Modi, in his phone call, […]

Survey shows elections too close to call

Survey shows elections too close to call

A PUBLIC opinion survey conducted by the Herald magazine shows that the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) enjoys a slim lead at the national level over the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PMLN). This lead of four percentage points, however, is outside the survey’s national margin of error — + 1.3 percentage points — and does not take into account the […]

Palestinians call for ‘revenge’ at funeral of boy killed by Israeli fire

Palestinians call for ‘revenge’ at funeral of boy killed by Israeli fire

GAZA CITY: Thousands of Palestinians on Saturday attended the funeral of the 11-year-old son of a Hamas military commander killed by Israeli fire in the southern Gaza Strip, with mourners demanding “revenge”. Yasser Abu al-Naja, whose father is a member of Hamas’s military wing, was shot in the head on Friday in border clashes near the southern city […]

England call up Sam Curran as Stokes cover for Pakistan finale

England call up Sam Curran as Stokes cover for Pakistan finale

LONDON ;Surrey left-arm swing bowler Sam Curran has received a late-call-up into England s squad for the second Test against Pakistan as cover for all-rounder Ben Stokes, who has a tight left hamstring.The uncapped teenager was summoned on Wednesday and is now due to train with England at Headingley on Thursday — with the second and […]

Rebels call for ‘mobilisation’ as Yemen forces close in on key port

Rebels call for ‘mobilisation’ as Yemen forces close in on key port

HODEIDA ;Yemeni government forces are closing in on the rebel-held port of Hodeida, the war-ravaged country s main conduit for humanitarian aid, the Saudi-led coalition has said, prompting the defiant militants to call for a “mass mobilisation” to thwart any offensive.The Red Sea port has been a key point of contention since the coalition intervened on […]

Trump’s Erdogan call reflects terrorism focus, White House says

Trump’s Erdogan call reflects terrorism focus, White House says

Web Desk The Trump administration issued one mightily mixed message Monday. President Donald Trump congratulated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on a contested referendum that granted him broad new powers and deepened concern about the NATO ally’s growing authoritarian ways. Trump’s outreach to Erdogan put him on a very short list of those who praised the […]

Swedish citizen jailed for Facebook call to fund Daesh

Swedish citizen jailed for Facebook call to fund Daesh

A Swedish citizen was sentenced to six months in jail Thursday for inciting people to finance Daesh through Facebook, a landmark case for the country. In a Facebook account linked to Ahmad Qadan, 34, a post written in Swedish and published on August 21, 2013 said: “Help us supply our brothers at the front with […]

Trump reiterates U.S. support to Turkey in call with Erdogan: White House

Trump reiterates U.S. support to Turkey in call with Erdogan: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump reiterated “U.S. support to Turkey as a strategic partner and NATO ally” during a phone call with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday, the White House said. Trump also spoke about the two countries’ “shared commitment to combatting terrorism in all its forms” and welcomed Turkey’s contributions to the […]

Muslim Scholars And Imams To Add Their Voice To OBON’s Call For National Unity

Muslim Scholars And Imams To Add Their Voice To OBON’s Call For National Unity

OBON elicits ground breaking level of response from British and international Muslim faith leaders as it calls for the nation to stand together and create a shared sense of belonging on June 10 Muslim Scholars’ call is the latest victory in OBON’s attempts to turn Britain red, white and blue as it celebrates Her Majesty’s […]