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(New Jersey) Mega Storm Sandy Makes Landfall

(New Jersey) Mega Storm Sandy Makes Landfall

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 8:34

Mega-storm Sandy made landfall along the coast of New Jersey late Monday, bringing hurricane-force winds and heavy rains to a wide swath of the US East Coast, officials said. [caption id="attachment_27116" align="alignnone" width="640"] New Jersey[/caption] Maximum sustained winds ...

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Pilgrims to Perform Wuquf Arafat Today

Pilgrims to Perform Wuquf Arafat Today

Thursday, October 25, 2012 9:53

The Hajj pilgrims will perform the most vital pillar of Hajj, i.e. Wuquf-e-Arafat (Stay at Mount Arafat) today (Thursday), Media News. [caption id="attachment_27103" align="alignnone" width="468"] Hajj Pilgrims[/caption] Mufti-e-Azam will deliver Hajj sermon in Masjid-e-Nimra. Hundreds of thousands ...

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Israel Kills Three Gazans After Qatari Emir Visit

Israel Kills Three Gazans After Qatari Emir Visit

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 10:58

Israel killed three Hamas men in Gaza Strip air strikes on Tuesday which the military alleged targeted squads preparing to launch rockets into the Jewish state. [caption id="attachment_27048" align="alignnone" width="512"] Israel[/caption] Hamas said three of its gunmen were killed and ...

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Gunman Kills Three and Himself at Wisconsin Salon

Gunman Kills Three and Himself at Wisconsin Salon

Monday, October 22, 2012 8:43

A gunman opened fire at the suburban Milwaukee beauty salon where his spouse worked on Sunday, killing three people and wounding four others before taking his own life, police said, two weeks after he was accused of slashing his wife's car tires....

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China Issues Nuclear Safety Blueprint Eyes $13 Bln Investment

China Issues Nuclear Safety Blueprint Eyes $13 Bln Investment

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 9:56

China will have to spend around 80 billion yuan ($12.74 billion) by 2015 to upgrade the security of its nuclear facilities and radioactive contamination control to international standards, a report issued by the Ministry of Environmental Protection said. [caption id="attachment_26997" align="alignright" width="366"]...

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PM Reaches Kuwait to Attend Asian Summit (ACD Meet)

PM Reaches Kuwait to Attend Asian Summit (ACD Meet)

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 10:34

Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf met the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al Ahmad al Sabah, upon his arrival in the Arab kingdom on the eve of the Asian Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) summit on Monday. [caption id="attachment_26987" align="alignnone" width="512"]...

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US Exports to Iran Rise Nearly One Third Despite Sanctions

US Exports to Iran Rise Nearly One Third Despite Sanctions

Monday, October 15, 2012 12:56

US exports to Iran rose by nearly a third this year, chiefly because of grain sales, according to US data released last week, despite the tightening of US financial sanctions. [caption id="attachment_26946" align="alignright" width="220"] Iran[/caption] The jump to $199.5 ...

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California man Linked to Anti Islam Film Denies Violating Probation

California man Linked to Anti Islam Film Denies Violating Probation

Thursday, October 11, 2012 10:37

A California man linked to an anti-Islam film that stoked violent protests in the Muslim world denied on Wednesday he had violated his probation on a fraud conviction, and was sent back to jail until his case can be heard on its merits....

US Pharmacies Under Scrutiny Over Meningitis Outbreak

US Pharmacies Under Scrutiny Over Meningitis Outbreak

Thursday, October 11, 2012 9:09

A Massachusetts specialist pharmacy linked to a company at the center of a major health scare closed temporarily on Wednesday and a state regulator clamped down on such operations in the wake of a meningitis outbreak that has claimed a dozen lives. [caption id="attachment_26898" align="alignright" width="270"]...

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NATO Makes Plans to Back Turkey over Syria Spillover

NATO Makes Plans to Back Turkey over Syria Spillover

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 9:08

NATO said it had drawn up plans to defend Turkey if necessary should the war in Syria spill over their border again as dozens of people were killed across the Arab nation on Tuesday. [caption id="attachment_26820" align="alignnone" width="468"] Syria ...

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