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Family pay tribute to Imran Khan killed in Small Heath crash

The family of a young dad who was killed in an horrific crash on a Birmingham street have paid tribute.<p>Imran Khan, aged 29, died after a Seat Leon he …

Imran Khan

Pakistan Army wins gold in UK's Exercise Cambrian Patrol

A team of Pakistan Army has won a gold medal in Exercise Cambrian Patrol held in the United Kingdom, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said …

Pakistani soldiers killed by bomb while hunting US-Canadian family's kidnappers

Pakistan's army said the attacks in Kurram tribal district on Sunday also wounded three soldiers during the search for those who held American Caitlan Coleman, her Canadian husband, Joshua Boyle, and their three children hostage.<p>The family were freed on Wednesday when the Pakistani army shot out …

A Difficult Compromise

Foreign Minister, Khawaja Asif, left the country on Tuesday for a three day diplomatic trip to the United States of America (USA). This is an …

How Puerto Rico's power crisis ends

When Hurricane Maria crashed into Puerto Rico on September 20th, it found a vulnerable target. The island is facing an extreme financial crisis that's been building steam for decades; roughly 43 percent of its residents live in poverty. Its sole electric company, PREPA, is $9 billion in debt and …

In Pakistan's coal rush, some women drivers break cultural barriers | Reuters

ISLAMKOT, Pakistan (Reuters) - As Pakistan bets on cheap coal in the Thar desert to resolve its energy crisis, a select group of women is eyeing a road out of poverty by snapping up truck-driving jobs that once only went to men.<p>Gulaban, 25, looks back while driving her family in Islamkot, …

Jemima Khan: Black Cab Driver Admits Harassing Socialite With More Than 1,000 Calls

Cabbie sent 203 text messages, made 1,182 calls and sent 'loads of' WhatsApp messages.<p>Anthony Harvey via Getty Images<p>Jemima Khan was bombarded with …

As Terror Attacks Recede, Tourism in Pakistan Starts to Thrive

After a bone-jarring mountain journey, Alan Cameron surveys the snow-capped peaks of Pakistan’s north near the Saiful Maluk lake. “It’s beautiful -- …

Why Happy People Cheat

A good marriage is no guarantee against infidelity.<p>“Most descriptions of troubled marriages don’t seem to fit my situation,” Priya insists. “Colin and I have a wonderful relationship. Great kids, no financial stresses, careers we love, great friends. He is a phenom at work, fucking handsome, …

Relationships

Militant attack on minister's convoy kills two bystanders in Kashmir | Reuters

SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Militants attacked the convoy of a minister in the restive Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, killing at least two bystanders and injuring several others though the minister escaped unhurt, police said.<p>A grenade hurled at the motorcade of Jammu and Kashmir …

Girl, Just 13, Beaten, Strangled & Burned By Parents In Honor Killing — Terrible

A 13-year-old Indian girl had her head smashed into a wall by her own dad. Not only that, but she was also strangled & set on fire — all for talking …

Crime

Pakistanis vote in by-election seen as test of support for ousted PM Sharif | Reuters

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistanis began casting votes on Sunday for the parliamentary seat vacated by ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, in a by-election seen as a test of support for the Sharif dynasty ahead of the 2018 general election.<p>FILE PHOTO: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif …

A Requiem for Florida, the Paradise That Should Never Have Been

As Hurricane Irma prepares to strike, it’s worth remembering that Mother Nature never intended us to live here.<p>ORLANDO, Fla.—The first Americans to spend much time in South Florida were the U.S. Army men who chased the Seminole Indians around the peninsula in the 1830s. And they hated it. Today, …

Rainfall

India army chief: we must prepare for simultaneous war with China and Pakistan

India’s army chief said on Wednesday the country should be prepared for a potential two-front war given China is flexing its muscles and there is little hope for reconciliation with Pakistan.<p>General Bipin Rawat referred to a recent 10-week standoff with the Chinese army in the Himalayas that ended …

India

China's 'betrayal' - BRICS leaders slam Pakistan-based jihadi groups

The BRICS nations have expressed concern about Pakistan-based militant groups like LeT and the Haqqani Network. It is a diplomatic defeat for …

The preparation of Chapshuro, Recipe for Gilgit Baltistan version of Pizza.

Chapshuro is one of the most delicious dishes of Gilgit Baltistan. It is the Gilgit Baltistan version of pizza. Chap Shuroo is a bread filled with a …

Gilgit-Baltistan

Pakistani court declares ex-military leader a fugitive in Bhutto murder case | Reuters

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan (Reuters) - A Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Thursday declared ex-military leader Pervez Musharraf a fugitive in the murder case of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto and acquitted five people in the killing.<p>As an “absconder”, Musharraf must be arrested and brought to …

Pakistan census points to an impending existential threat

New data reveals Pakistan's population has ballooned by 57 percent in two decades to 207.8 million. This has not only raised concerns about the …

Parents Who Pay to Be Watched

Shep was 13 when he started stealing from his parents. It began not long after he and his siblings moved with their parents to a suburb north of New …

It's time for Pakistan to close the chapter on US assistance: Shehbaz Sharif

Chief Minister Punjab, Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that strong and vibrant societies tend to evolve and produce solutions to the problems they …

Trump’s posturing on Pakistan is a gift to China

Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, is not a man predisposed to smiling. And yet, as I watched Donald Trump outline his Afghanistan strategy, I could easily imagine his face lighting up. If there is one clear winner of the new approach in Afghanistan, it is China.<p>Trump to expand US military …

Geopolitics

India already gives Afghanistan billions in aid. Now Trump says India must ‘help us more.’

In the midst of President Trump’s speech on Afghanistan — where he pledged to “fight to win” the war that has dragged on for 16 years — he included an unexpected swipe at America’s “natural ally” India.<p>“We appreciate India's important contributions to stability in Afghanistan,” Trump said. “But …

Donald Trump

China and India are dangerously close to military conflict in the Himalayas

NEW DELHI — As nuclear posturing between North Korea and the United States rivets the world, a quieter conflict between India and China is playing out on a remote Himalayan ridge — with stakes just as high.<p>For the past two months, Indian and Chinese troops have faced off on a plateau in the …

India

Five extraordinary Pakistanis we are celebrating this Independence Day

What is the one thing that unites all Pakistanis, regardless of our political, ethnic or economic divisions? Our cricket team.<p>They are the heroes we …

How have India and Pakistan fared economically since partition?

When India and Pakistan became independent 70 years ago, they were at the same level of development, with both equally poor and wretched. But the …

Imran Khan is still Britishers slave mentally: Gulalai

Former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) member Ayesha Gulalai, in a video message, wished the country on its 70th Independence Day.<p>Gulalai said in a …

Seventy Years After Partition, India Is Beginning to Look a Lot Like Pakistan

Seventy years ago, two nations were created in the Indian sub-continent. A new nation, Pakistan, was carved out; this ‘moth-eaten’ new nation was to …

Voting machines to be used in NA-120

<b>ISLAMABAD:</b> The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday announced that it will use electronic voting and biometric verification machines at …