Friday, January 24, 2020

Nafees Zakaria urges world community to save Kashmiris from suppression

LONDON: Pakistan High Commissioner Mohammad Nafees Zakaria gave an update on the deepening humanitarian crisis in the Kashmir Valley and Muslim majority areas of Jammu and said thatIndian siege of occupied Kashmir enters...

Seminar at Lords advocates for right of self-determination of Kashmiris

LONDON: A seminar, held at the House of Lords on Tuesday (January 21), discussed the overall situation in Jammu & Kashmir especially the developments occurred following revocation of special status of the state on 5th...

Lisa Nandy outlines ’empowering’ welfare system

LONDON: Labour leadership hopeful Lisa Nandy has said she would give claimants a bigger role in designing an "empowering" welfare system. In a speech, the Wigan MP said the current system lacked "human empathy"...

Chillianwala – the forgotten British defeat

By Lt. Col ® Muhammad Arslan Qadeer Just 35 Kms south west of Kharian located on the eastern bank of the river Jehlum is the...

Tabinda narrates ordeal of kidnapping of her sister by Taliban in Afghanistan

“My sister is in Peshawar now but still not safe”; says Tabinda BLACKBURN: A teenager has told of her ongoing heartache after her older sister was kidnapped by the Taliban from their...

Mayor Sadiq launches drive to stop hate crime

LONDON: An initiative to tackle violent extremism and a spike in hate crime was launched today in the wake of the most recent London Bridge murders. A £800,000 partnership,...

Home Office tries to justify prejudice in ‘Right to Rent’ appeal

LONDON: The UK Home Office has argued that any racial discrimination caused by the controversial Right to Rent scheme ­– which forces landlords to carry out immigration status checks on their tenants – can...

Blackburn businessman Jahangir shot dead in Jhelum, mother survived, three people including a woman...

BLACKBURN: A 29-year-old businessman was shot dead in Pakistan last week. Jahangir Hussain who ran a takeaway in Blackburn died after he was attacked in Jhelum on Thursday morning. According a latest information, three...

Three men jailed over involving in nightclub attack

BURNLEY: A reveller had a bottle smashed over his head and was kicked and punched while on the ground in a shocking five-on-one nightclub attack. Three men have been jailed for...

Tariq Qureshi walked free from court after admitting five charges of common...

MANCHESTER: A disgraced maths teacher kissed an 11-year old girl during classes after he got himself a teaching job whilst banned for inappropriate conduct towards pupils at a Bolton school. According to...