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WHO Warns Pakistan to Curb Polio or Face Travel Restrictions

WHO Warns Pakistan to Curb Polio or Face Travel Restrictions

Saturday, November 15, 2014 11:54

The World Health Organization (WHO) warned Islamabad that screening of Pakistani passengers would be carried out at international airports if the country failed to control the spread of polio virus, Saturday. [caption id="attachment_40169" align="alignnone" width="550"] Pakistan International Airport[/caption] It ...

Car Bombs kill Four in Libya Amid Chaos

Car Bombs kill Four in Libya Amid Chaos

Thursday, November 13, 2014 11:10

Car bombs exploded in eastern Libyan towns under the control of the internationally recognized government, killing at least four people and wounding 20 others, officials said. [caption id="attachment_40152" align="alignnone" width="600"] Libya Car Blast[/caption] Four more people were killed when ...

India Opens Unprovoked Firing at Sialkot Sector

India Opens Unprovoked Firing at Sialkot Sector

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 10:20

Continuing the brazen ceasefire violations, India’s Border Security Force (BSF) once again opened unprovoked firing at Working Boundary near Sialkot, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said late Tuesday. [caption id="attachment_40118" align="alignnone" width="600"] Sialkot Sector[/caption] According to the ISPR spokesman, the unwarranted ...

Kiss Protest Rattles Conservative India

Kiss Protest Rattles Conservative India

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 13:49

A mass-kissing campaign against moral policing in a city in Kerala has swept the country, advertised via Facebook, as urban youngsters challenge a deeply conservative society. [caption id="attachment_40105" align="alignnone" width="600"] Kiss Protest[/caption] Dozens of 'Kiss of Love' activists stole kisses ...

Israeli Soldier Stabbed by Palestinian in Tel Aviv Dies

Israeli Soldier Stabbed by Palestinian in Tel Aviv Dies

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 12:21

An Israeli soldier stabbed by a Palestinian teenager at a Tel Aviv train station on Monday has died of his wounds, a spokesman at Tel-Hashomer hospital said. [caption id="attachment_40096" align="alignnone" width="597"] Palestine[/caption] The soldier was attacked by a 17-year-old ...

PM Nawaz Sharif Looks for Chinese Investment Bonanza

PM Nawaz Sharif Looks for Chinese Investment Bonanza

Saturday, November 8, 2014 11:05

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif received a warm welcome on Friday upon his arrival in the Chinese capital on a three-day visit, which, he said, is aimed at delivering the nation from the scourge of power crisis. [caption id="attachment_40044" align="alignright" width="384"]...

Iran Seeks Tourism Revival

Iran Seeks Tourism Revival

Sunday, November 2, 2014 12:47

At the foot of Persepolis, busloads of foreign tourists gaze in awe at the ancient mud-brick ceremonial capital that Iran hopes will be part of a rebirth of its tourism industry. [caption id="attachment_40007" align="alignnone" width="600"] Iran Tourism[/caption] Although decades of ...

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Iran Hits Back After West Chastises Tehran on Rights

Iran Hits Back After West Chastises Tehran on Rights

Saturday, November 1, 2014 12:32

Iran defended its human rights record on Friday, striking back at the West for its criticism about a woman hanged for murder in an alleged rape case. [caption id="attachment_39980" align="alignright" width="355"] Mohammad Javad Larijani[/caption] Mohammad Javad ...

Over 100 Believed Killed in Sri Lanka Landslide

Over 100 Believed Killed in Sri Lanka Landslide

Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:58

A landslide in hilly south-central Sri Lanka is believed to have killed more than 100 people on Wednesday as it buried scores of houses, a government minister said, and the toll is likely to rise. [caption id="attachment_39951" align="alignright" width="360"]...

Malala donates $50000 World Childrens Prize Money for Rebuilding School in Gaza

Malala donates $50000 World Childrens Prize Money for Rebuilding School in Gaza

Thursday, October 30, 2014 10:50

Malala Yousafzai, who was on Tuesday was awarded the World’s Children’s Prize, said on Wednesday that she will donate the entire prize money of US$ 50,000 to help rebuild a United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) school in Gaza. [caption id="attachment_39931" align="alignnone" width="598"]...