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Frieha Altaf urges authorities to eradicate street crime in Karachi

Frieha Altaf urges authorities to eradicate street crime in Karachi

The scourge seemingly spare none with PR mogul Frieha Altaf sharing her experience of being mugged at gunpoint.“Got held up at gunpoint coming home from fashion week last night with my daughter. Three adolescent boys on a bike!” she shared. “Nothing worse than having a gun in your face with your kid in the car. Karachi needs a cleanup asap. My […]

FM Qureshi meets UN chief, urges to resolve Kashmir issue

FM Qureshi meets UN chief, urges to resolve Kashmir issue

NEW YORK (Web Desk) – Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi at a meeting with UN Secretary General António Guterres in New York has urged him to play his role in resolving the lingering Kashmir issue according to the wishes of Kashmiris under the UN resolutions.The foreign minister expressed grave concern over the sufferings of the […]

Vietnam urges Facebook to open office ahead of controversial cyber law

Vietnam urges Facebook to open office ahead of controversial cyber law

HANOI:Vietnam has asked Facebook to open a local office as the Communist-ruled country increases pressure on global technology firms to abide by a controversial cybersecurity law.Critics of the law, which takes effect on January 1, 2019, say it gives Hanoi more power to crack down on dissent because it would require Facebook, Google and other […]

Bangladesh PM urges teen protesters to go home amid violence

Bangladesh PM urges teen protesters to go home amid violence

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urged students Sunday to go home as police fired tear gas during an eighth day of unprecedented protests over road safety which have paralysed parts of Dhaka. Students in their tens of thousands have brought parts of the capital to a standstill after two teenagers were killed by a speeding […]

Priyanka urges world to step up support for Rohingya women, children

Priyanka urges world to step up support for Rohingya women, children

DHAKA (Reuters) – Bollywood actress and UNICEF goodwill ambassador Priyanka Chopra called on the international community on Thursday to step up support for Rohingya women and children who fled to Bangladesh from a military crackdown in Myanmar. A military response to insurgent attacks on police posts and an army base in northern Rakhine state last […]

Stand up if you want real democracy in country, urges Nawaz

Stand up if you want real democracy in country, urges Nawaz

ISLAMABAD:Former prime minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo Nawaz Sharif on Thursday urged the nation to stand up if they want real democracy in the country. In an informal conversation with journalists outside accountability court, Sharif maintained that he acted with restraint and patience at the time of protests. “I could have dismissed my […]

Sindh DG Rangers urges Lyari students to play role in establishing peace

Sindh DG Rangers urges Lyari students to play role in establishing peace

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers Director General Major General Muhammad Saeed on Monday urged the people of Lyari to play their role in establishing peace in the area. The Sindh Rangers chief during his visit to the Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University presented his views on the role of criminal gangs in the past and the present-day situation […]

Iran’s Khamenei urges Muslim nations to unite against U.S.: state TV

Iran’s Khamenei urges Muslim nations to unite against U.S.: state TV

ANKARA (Reuters) – Iran’s supreme leader called on Muslim nations to unite against the United States, saying Tehran would never yield to “bullying,” state television reported on Thursday. “The Iranian nation has successfully resisted bullying attempts by America and other arrogant powers and we will continue to resist… All Muslim nations should stand united against […]

Pakistan urges India to stop atrocities in Occupied Kashmir : FO

Pakistan urges India to stop atrocities in Occupied Kashmir : FO

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak ISLAMABAD ; The Pakistan has urged India to stop atrocities in Occupied Kashmir instead of playing political theatrics aimed at distorting Pakistan’s humanitarian gestures. This was stated by Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal during the weekly news briefing in Islamabad on Thursday. The spokesperson said Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman Yasin […]

Royal fan urges Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to have Indian honeymoon and many kids

Royal fan urges Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to have Indian honeymoon and many kids

The 95-year-old Boman Kohinoor regularly writes to the Queen and would like the British colonial rule to return in India   Mumbai cafe owner Boman Kohinoor, arguably India’s biggest fan of the British royal family, wants Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to honeymoon in India and have lots of children. The 95-year-old, who met Harry’s […]

Imran urges UN to do more to end Rohingyas ‘genocide’

Imran urges UN to do more to end Rohingyas ‘genocide’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has, in an open letter to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, expressed serious concern over the ‘genocide’ of the Rohingyas in Myanmar. “We [PTI] find this continuing silence and complete inaction by the UN on the continuing plight and persecution of the Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar a shameful testament […]

Norway urges India, Pakistan for dialogue on Kashmir issue

Norway urges India, Pakistan for dialogue on Kashmir issue

By News Desk The Norwegian Foreign Minister, on Tuesday, called for dialogue between Pakistan and India to resolve the Kashmir issue, Radio Pakistan reported. Borge Brende made the comments in response to a motion tabled by leader of the Christian Democratic Party, Knut Arild Hareide on the human rights violations being committed by the Indian forces […]