India’s Muslim meat traders plan legal action against govt over new rules
Indian meat traders plan to take the government to court over new rules banning the trading of cattle including...
Hussain Nawaz reluctant to appear before JIT
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz has refused to appear before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) citing reservations...
Police arrest 44-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing
A 44-year-old man was arrested in connection with the suicide attack on a concert in Manchester. According to Metropolitan...
Djokovic names Agassi as coach at French Open
Novak Djokovic revealed on Sunday that American great Andre Agassi would be his new coach, but said they did not yet have a “long-term commitment”. “I spoke to Andre the last couple weeks on the phone, and we decided to get together in Paris. So he´s gonna be there.... Read more
NASA plans emergency spacewalk on International Space Station
A pair of astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station on Tuesday for an emergency spacewalk to replace a failed computer, one of two that control major US systems aboard the orbiting outpost, NASA said on Sunday. The primary device failed on Saturday, leaving the $100 billion orbiting... Read more
‘Alien: Covenant’ slides past ‘Guardians 2’ to win weekend with $36 million
As this weekend approached, the question lingered if Alien: Covenant would be able to unseat Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 from the top spot at the domestic box office. Now, we have an answer. As of Sunday morning, Covenant, from 20th Century Fox and Scott Free Productions, looks to... Read more
N. Korea’s Kim Jong Un says need to move forward with diversifying nuclear capability: KCNA
North Korea said on Monday it has successfully tested an intermediate-range ballistic missile to confirm the reliability of the late-stage guidance of the nuclear warhead, indicating further advances in the ability to hit US targets. The North’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said leader Kim Jong Un supervised the... Read more
Mashal Khan’s chehlum to be observed today in Swabi
The chehlum for Mashal Khan will be observed in town Zaida, Swabi today. Quran khawani and prayers will be held for Mashal Khan who was killed over blasphemy allegations in Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (AWKUM). The police have so far arrested 57 people suspected to be involved in Mashal’s... Read more
Two policemen killed, one injured in target killing in Karachi
Two police officers were killed and one injured in a suspected target killing incident near the Dhoraji area here late Saturday night. According to police, a police vehicle was attacked near Dhoraji area, resulting  Assistant Sub-Inspector Iftikhar and Head Constable Younus died on the spot, while another official was... Read more
Aeromexico Passenger jet collides with truck at Los Angeles airport, injuring 8
An Aeromexico passenger jet collided with a utility truck on a taxiway of Los Angeles International Airport shortly after landing on Saturday, injuring eight employees who were aboard the truck, but no one on the plane was hurt, authorities said. The cause of the mishap, which damaged the right... Read more
UK PM May’s Conservatives lead Labour by 13 points: Opinion poll
British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative party has seen its lead narrow slightly ahead of a June 8 national election but it remains well ahead of its opposition, an Opinium poll showed on Saturday. The poll conducted on May 16 and 17 showed the Conservatives with 46 percent, down... Read more
Venezuela anti-government unrest marks 50th day with huge marches
Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans took to the streets on Saturday to mark 50 days of protests against the unpopular government of President Nicolas Maduro, with unrest gaining momentum despite a rising death toll and chaotic scenes of nighttime looting. At least 46 people have been killed in the... Read more
Iran counts votes after big turnout in presidential election
Vote counting began in Iran on Saturday after a high turnout in an unexpectedly tight presidential election pitting President Hassan Rouhani, who wants to normalize ties with the West, against a hardline judge who says he has already gone too far. More than 40 million votes were cast, the... Read more
Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session
Former FBI Director James Comey, who was fired by President Donald Trump last week amid an agency probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US election, has agreed to testify before the US Senate Intelligence Committee at a public hearing, the committee said in a statement on Friday. The... Read more
Death toll in southern Libyan attack rises to 141: official
A spokesman for east Libyan armed forces said on Friday that as many as 141 people had been killed a day earlier in an attack on a southern air base. Ahmed al-Mismari, a spokesman for the eastern-based Libyan National Army (LNA), said 103 of those killed in the attack... Read more
Mumbai beat Kolkata to storm into IPL final
Indian leg-spinner Karn Sharma claimed four wickets to lead Mumbai Indians into the Indian Premier League final after humbling Kolkata Knight Riders by six wickets in the second qualifier Friday. Sharma returned with figures of 4-16 to help bowl out Kolkata for 107, with Mumbai achieving the target in... Read more
PIA announces to ground ‘overweight’ crew
Pakistan International Airlines has decided to ground overweight crew and issued warning letters to seven crew. PIA administration has issued warning letter and grounded seven crew members whose weight was not found in accordance with their height. PIA administration has also issued letter  to ground the crew members has been... Read more