Mon, 13 Jul 2020

Pakistani pilots suspect qualifications lead to PIA ban from U.S.

LAHORE, Pakistan - The US Department of Transportation on Thursday (local time) suspended Pakistan International Airlines' (PIA) special permit into ...

How the Buddha became a Christian saint

From the 11th century onwards, the Legend of Barlaam and Josaphat enjoyed a popularity in the medieval West attained perhaps ...

Did ancient Americans settle in Polynesia? The evidence doesn't stack up

How did the Polynesian peoples come to live on the far-flung islands of the Pacific? The question has intrigued researchers ...

Hurriyat Conference propagates Pak's propaganda on Kashmir

Amsterdam [Netherlands], July 12 (ANI): Kashmiri writer and intellectual Junaid Qureshi lambasted on the All Party Hurriyat Conference saying that ...

Gunfight With Militants Kills 4 Pakistani Troops Near Afghan Border

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan said Sunday a counterterrorism raid in a former militant stronghold near the Afghan border has killed four ...

Protest held in London against China's expansionist policies

London [UK], July 12 (ANI): Indian diaspora and a group of demonstrators led by displaced Muslims of Iranian origin demonstrated ...

Pak initiates ceasefire violation across LoC in J-K's Nowshera

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 12 (ANI): Pakistan on Sunday initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms ...

Pakistani LeT terrorist killed in Sopore encounter, says IGP Kashmir

Sopore (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 12 (ANI): A Pakistani Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was killed in the Sopore encounter on ...

DFA Sec. Locsin: The Hague ruling 'non-negotiable'

QUEZON CITY, July 12 (PIA) -- The South China Sea Arbitration case in favor of the Philippines awarded on 12 ...

China 'bigger threat to India' than Pakistan: Sharad Pawar

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 12 (ANI): Amid the ongoing dispute with China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), Nationalist ...

Churches amid Pandemic: Some Outbreaks, Many Challenges

NEW YORK - Crowded bars and house parties have been identified as culprits in spreading the coronavirus. Meat packing plants, ...

In pics: A look at a fearless young woman on Malala Day

BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- July 12 marks Malala Day, a special day designated by the UN in honor of ...

China fails to secure 'expansionism' beyond Pak, N.Korea'

New York [USA], July 12 (ANI): China appears to have failed to secure its "expansionism" beyond Pakistan and North Korea, ...

Pakistani hate song exposes open bigotry for Hindu minorities

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 12 (ANI): Ever since work on Islamabad's first Hindu temple began earlier this month, many Pakistanis have ...

As U.S. Moves To Exit Afghanistan, Rivals Prepare To Swoop In

The U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 was backed by most countries in the region, who shared the goal of ...

India may soon announce new representative to Taiwan

New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): India may soon be moving senior diplomat Gourangalal Das to Taiwan, ANI has learnt. ...

NCDA welcomes new chief

QUEZON CITY, July 12 -- The National Commission on Disability Affairs welcomes the new Executive Director, Engineer Emerito L. Rojas, ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (July 12)

BEIJING, July 12 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

'State of the art' astrodome to rise in Tumauini town

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, July 12 (PIA) - The state of the art astrodome of Tumauini town this province is ...

China using provocation in the South China Sea

Beijing [China], July 12 (ANI): In a move aimed at provoking its neighbours and the West, China recently sent a ...

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Humanitarian aid to continue after UNSC pact on access points

NEW YORK, New York - Sanity prevailed on Saturday as last minute efforts to stitch up a renewal of the ...

Trump applauds U.S. Southern Command in efforts to combat drug trade

MIAMI, Florida - U.S. President Donald Trump went to Florida on Friday for a briefing on what he said has ...

Human rights commissioner alarmed at plight of Lebanese population

GENEVA, Switzerland - Lebanon, faced with an economy in upheaval, mass protests, and the crippling effects of the coronavirus is ...

Very Lynn farewelled in style by those she gave heart and soul to

The British Armed Forces led their nation in saying farewell to the Forces' Sweetheart with a series of ceremonial tributes ...

North Korea shows little interest in another meeting with Donald Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea says the chances are low for another summit with the United States, after President ...

Vande Bharat flight repatriated 175 Indians from Kuwait

Kuwait City [Kuwait], July 13 (ANI): A special flight under Vande Bharat Mission brought back 175 Indian stranded in Kuwait ...

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