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US adds Pakistan to blacklist for religious freedom violations

WASHINGTON: The United States said on Tuesday it has added Pakistan to its blacklist of countries that violate religious freedom, ramping up pressure over the treatment of minorities in the country. Secretary of State Mike...

Jamal Khoshoggi chosen by ‘Time’ magazine ‘I can’t breathe’ were his final words: CNN...

NEW YORK: In a bid to keep heinous crime of murder of Arab journalist Jamal Khoshoggi alive, American magazine ‘Time’ has chosen "The Guardians," a group of journalists who have been targeted for their work, as Person...

FBM holds demonstrations in London, Germany, Holland, USA, Canada and Austria on Balochistan

LONDON: The Free Balochistan Movement (FBM) held several simultaneous protests and awareness campaign in London, Germany, Netherlands, USA, Canada and Austria on Monday (December 10) to mark the ‘International Human Rights Day’.

Congressman Ted Poe blames Pakistan for obstructing justice to Mumbai victims

WASHINGTON: Texas Congressman Ted Poe has hit hard on Pakistan for obstructing justice to victims of Mumbai terror attack ten years after the incident. In an article dedicated to 10th anniversary of 26/11 attacks in...

Labour’s Dennis Skinner branded a ‘thug’ for swearing in Commons

LONDON: Firebrand Labour MP Dennis Skinner has been branded a “thug” after he appeared to call an SNP MP a “piece of shit” in the Commons. Mr Skinner, who has served as MP for Bolsover...

London court decision may be referred by Pak Govt for extradition of wanted...

LONDON: A London court decision can be used as a reference by Pakistan Government to extradite offenders and wanted people and to have their possession. According to sources, a number of people are wanted...

AMPSO organises conference on diabetes in Rochdale

ROCHDALE: Asian Medical & Professionals Support Organisation (AMPSO) organised a conference on diabetes on Friday (7th December), at the Castlemere Community Centre. AMPSO is a team of in-service and retired doctors and other professionals endeavouring...

Dedication of UKTS for awareness appreciated

LONDON: The United Kingdom Thalassaemia Society celebrated their opening of the refurbished offices on the 2nd December 2018. Bambos Charalambous MP was present to cut the ribbon and declare the building open. He thanked the...

Man held by armed police at Parliament

LONDON: Aman arrested inside the grounds of Palace of Westminster on the morning ofTuesday, 11 December has now been detained under the Mental Health Act, the Methas reported.At around 11.55hrs, the man...

Indian High Commission in Pakistan inaugurates crèche

ISLAMABAD: In a bid to create a more inclusive environment for working women, the Indian High Commission in Pakistan on Tuesday inaugurated a creche- a nursery to take care of babies and young children-...