Minister Harsh Vardhan’s ‘Green Good Deeds’ gets global recognition

Durban : Green Good Deeds, the societal movement launched by Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan to protect environment and promote good living has found acceptance by the global community. Dr Harsh Vardan at the ongoing 4th BRICS Environment Ministerial in Durban, South Africa had urged the BRICS nations to jointly help in development of a social movement to […]

After Texas, one dead, two wounded in Georgia shooting

Atlanta : At least one person was killed and two others wounded in a shooting at a high school graduation ceremony in Clayton Countyof the United States‘ southeastern province Georgia on Friday night (local time). The incident took place on the campus of Mount Zion High School. According to the Clayton County Fire and Emergency Services, one adult female was killed after being shot multiple times. The injured have been shifted […]

Global terrorist Hafiz Saaed’s security restored in Pakistan

Lahore : The government of Pakistan‘s Punjab province has restored the security of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder and 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saaed, apparently in the wake of threat to his life. According to several media reports, the order has been passed by Punjab province Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif, who is also the brother of ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. The move came after the Punjab government, in April, withdrew Saeed’s security on the order of Pakistan‘s Supreme Court. This […]

ISIS claims responsibility for Paris knife attack

Paris : Terrorist organisation ISIS has claimed the responsibility of Saturday’s knife attack in central Paris, according to nydailynews.com. The attacker was shot dead by the police after he killed one person and managed to injure four others near the Palais Garnier opera house in the Second Arrondissement. According to Parisian police, two of the injured are in critical condition. The ISIS claimed the […]

JeM directs its cadres to strengthen `jihad’ in Kashmir

Karachi : Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed has directed its cadres to step up and intensify its ‘ Jihad ‘ in Jammu and Kashmir. Addressing a gathering at its Markaz known as Beteha Masjid in Karachi city, JeM commander Mufti Abdul Rauf Asghar claimed responsibility for the April 26 grenade attack in the Tral township of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir. Rauf said in his speech, […]

1 killed, 4 injured in fire at Trump tower

1 killed, 4 injured in fire at Trump tower

New York: One person has been killed and four firefighters have been injured after a fire broke out on the 50th floor in the Trump Tower, a large building in Manhattan owned by United States President Donald Trump. The deceased, who was a resident of the building’s 50th floor, was taken to the hospital in critical condition, fire […]

Canada bus crash: Death toll rises to 15

Ottawa: The death toll in the Canadian bus crash, wherein players of a junior league hockey team have died too, has risen to 15, according to media reports. On Friday night, a bus carrying 28 people, including the hockey players of Canada‘s Humboldt Broncos team, collided with a lorry in western Canada‘s Saskatchewan province. The bus was […]

China refutes US allegations of forceful technology transfer

Beijing: China has refuted the allegations of the United Statesregarding the forceful technology transfer with respect to China 2025″>Made in China2025 plan. China on Saturday hit out at the U.S. 301 Section investigation report released in March according to which the former is accused of forced technology transfer for U.S. companies via requirements for joint-ventures and shareholding shares as well as imposing […]

Malala arrives in Swat Valley after six years, amid tight security

Malala arrives in Swat Valley after six years, amid tight security

Islamabad: Nobel laureate and prominent Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai on Saturday arrived at her hometown Mingora in Pakistan‘s Swat Valley after a gap of six years under heavy security. It was an emotional homecoming for the 20-year-old as this was the place where the Taliban militants had shot Malala in her head for advocating girl’s education in Pakistanwhile she was returning from school in 2012, Pakistan‘s Samaa […]

Afghanistan: Security forces kill 63 militants in 24 hours

Kabul: At least 63 militants including 14 belonging to the terrorist organisation Islamic State (IS) had been killed in operations by the Afghan security forces in the past 24 hours. Tolo News quoted Afghanistan‘s Ministry of Defence (MoD) as saying that the operations were launched in Nangarhar, Uruzgan, Farah, Kandahar and Paktia provinces on Saturday. Afghan forces also discovered several weapons and […]

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