Islamabad: Pakistan’s Chairman of upper house Sadiq Sanjrani on Friday endorsed the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government stance to hold Senate Elections through open ballot without a constitutional amendment. “Most importantly, the Election Commission of Pakistan is constitutionally charged with the responsibility of holding elections honestly, justly, fairly, and under theRead More →

Washington DC: Breaking many barriers including the one that had kept men at the top ranks of America for more than two centuries, Kamala Harris has been sworn in as the first female vice president of the United States. She is the first black woman and the first South AsianRead More →

Seoul: South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday shuffled his cabinet and announced three new nominations including Chung Eui-Yong as foreign minister ahead of US President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. Chung is popular for his veteran diplomatic negotiations. Until July 2020, Chung not only served as chief of the presidential NationalRead More →

New Delhi: The United Kingdom (UK) on Sunday formally invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend G7 summit as a guest that is scheduled to be held in Cornwall from June 11 to 14, 2021. A press statement issued by the British High Commission said that UK’s Prime Minister BorisRead More →

Washington DC: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is screening all of 25,000 National Guards troops deployed in Washington to secure US President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration after increasing threats about possible insider attack from members of troops, the US defence officials said. According to Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy, officials are consciousRead More →

San Diego: In what is believed to be the first known cases among primates in the world, several gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park have tested positive for the Covid-19. Executive Director of the park Lisa Peterson on Monday told The Associated Press that eight gorillas living togetherRead More →

Islamabad: Pakistan’s Supreme Court Monday accepted for preliminary hearing the petition of artist Meesha Shafi, who has been in a dispute with another popular singer Ali Zafar. Meesha Shafi through her petition had requested the top court to set aside the Lahore High Court’s (LHC) October 11 order and soughtRead More →

Sydney: India skipper Virat Kohli condemned the racist abuses shouted at Indian player Mohammad Siraj by spectators at Sydney Cricket Ground and called it the peak of rowdy behaviour. In a series of tweets, Kohli addressed the incident of racial abuse directed at Mohammad Siraj by the crowd during theRead More →

London: Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip have received their COVID-19 vaccinations, Buckingham Palace officials said on Sunday. The officials in a statement said that the 94-year-old monarch and the 99-year-old Duke of Edinburgh received their vaccination on Saturday local time. By receiving the vaccination, both joined Britain’s 1.5 million peopleRead More →