Saturday, August 18, 2018

UK, Saudi Arabia agrees political solution only way to end Yemen conflict

LONDON: Britain and Saudi Arabia have agreed in principal that a political solution is the only way to resolve the Yemen conflict and the UK has called for an international meeting to discuss with...

Sadiq Khan and victims welcome ruling on John Worboys release challenge

LONDON: Victims of black cab rapist John Worboys have welcomed a ruling giving them the go-ahead to challenge what they describe as the "irrational" decision to release him from jail. London Mayor Sadiq Khan,...

Million-plus illegal immigrants in UK, unlikely to ever be removed

LONDON: More than a million illegal immigrants are unlikely to ever be removed from Britain, MPs have heard. The assessment was issued by a former senior official, who also suggested the Home Office would...

Intense terror threat in Britain; warns MI5 Chief

LONDON: MI5 boss Andrew Parker has warned that Britain faces the most acute and intense threat ever from militants seeking to inflict mass attacks, often with spontaneous plots that take just days to bring...

“I am fighting against invisible forces and aliens”; says Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif continued histirade against the ‘invisible forces’onThursday, alleging that democracy and the press in the country is being “strangled by invisible forces”. Addressing the media outside the accountability court...

Terror arrests hit new record high amid far-right and Islamist threats

LONDON: Terror suspects were arrested in record numbers last year as security services confronted a surge in both Islamist and extreme far-right activity. Official figures show there were 412 arrests for terrorism-related offences in...

Police bail boy after six injured in acid attack

LONDON: A 15-year-old boy arrested in connection with a noxious substance attack in which six people were injured has been released on bail. Police were called to the area around the Stratford Centre in east...

Bajwa, Imran takes similar stand on FATA, says FATA should be mainstreamed and merged...

Manzoor Pashteen threatens to approach UN for rights Nation special report ISLAMABAD: Amidst reports that Pashtuns will approach UN if state doesn’t give due rights, Pakistan Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa has instructed...

Video of torture on Sajid Masih goes viral

FIA officials force me to rape my cousin or abuse myself; shameful alleges by victim LAHORE: At a time when the ancient Colosseum of Rome was lit in red on Saturday in solidarity with persecuted...

Pakistan again placed on FATF ‘grey list’

Nation special report ISLAMABAD: Despite, Islamabad’s full diplomatic efforts and different strategic plans aimed to eliminate terror financing and terrorism, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Wednesday officially placed Pakistan again on its grey...